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San Diego Police Officer Killed, Another Wounded In Shooting

San Diego Police Officer Killed, Another Wounded In Shooting

July 29
By KPBS News, City News Service

Police have identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of Officer Jonathan "J.D." DeGuzman and the wounding of Officer Wade Irwin. The suspect, Jesse Michael Gomez, remains hospitalized with a gunshot wound he suffered in the confrontation Thursday night in Southcrest.

San Diego Gun Owners Mobilize Against Proposition 63

July 29
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin
San Diego Gun Owners Mobilize Against Proposition 63

Proposition 63 would require background checks to buy ammunition and ban owning magazines with 11 or more bullets. But those provisions were already part of a series of bills signed by Gov. Jerry Brown earlier this month.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Savages And Vengeful Barbers

July 29
By Nina Garin
San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Savages And Vengeful Barbers

This weekend's top arts events include everything from (fake) blood and sequins to local art and post-punk.

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Roundtable: Hillary's DNC; Suing Trump University; No Tipping?

July 29
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

Hillary Clinton's Democratic National Convention was not like Donald Trump's Republican National Convention, for the most part. Class-action suits against Trump and his university will go to trial. A local restaurateur has had enough of tipping.

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Sanders Supporter Reflects On DNC Experience

July 28
Ben Bradford / Capital Public Radio

State government reporter Ben Bradford spoke to Bernie Sanders supporter and California Democratic Party Secretary Daraka Larimore-Hall about the protests and conspiracy theories.

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Finding Romance In The Remote Antarctic

July 28
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Sometimes a love story is not as simple as it seems. And that may be the case in a new romantic novel by Midge Raymond.

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Roger Corman's 'Wasp Woman' Screens With Live Science Commentary

July 28
By Beth Accomando

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after five with extended hours at participating museums, including theNAT. On Friday, curator of entomology and pop culture fanatic Dr. Michael Wall will screen Roger Corman's 1959 B-movie "Wasp Woman" and provide commentary.

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Southeastern San Diego Charity Prepares For Major Funding Shift

July 28
By Claire Trageser

The main financial support for the charity comes from the Jacobs Family Foundation. By 2030, the foundation will sunset its contributions.

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Gov. Jerry Brown Speaks On Climate Change At DNC

July 27
Capital Public Radio

Democratic party leaders at the national convention in Philadelphia have tried to frame the protests of Bernie Sanders supporters as a family disagreement, rather than party disunity.

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Trial Of Mexican Businessman Accused Of Illegal Political Donations Begins

July 27
By Megan Burke, Maureen Cavanaugh

José Susumo Azano Matsura is accused of illegally donating hundreds of thousands of dollars to support San Diego County District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis and former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner in 2012.

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