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San Diego Students Head To School Under New Vaccine Law

San Diego Students Head To School Under New Vaccine Law

Aug. 26
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

The law, passed last summer, no longer allows parents to waive school vaccination requirements due to personal or religious beliefs. Medical exceptions are still allowed.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From Street Festivals To 'Cabaret'

Aug. 26
By Nina Garin
San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From Street Festivals To 'Cabaret'

This weekend you'll find music in the streets, at the park and at the notorious Kit Kat Klub.

Roundtable: Officer-Involved Shooting; Chargers; More Money, Less Traffic?

Aug. 26
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer
Roundtable: Officer-Involved Shooting; Chargers; More Money, Less Traffic?

An officer's deposition reveals a surprising outcome in the 2015 shooting of Fridoon Nehad. The Chargers defend their stadium plan. And does more funding mean less traffic?

San Diego Columnist Shares His Experience With Homelessness

San Diego Columnist Shares His Experience With Homelessness

Aug. 25
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Pat Finn

At 32, Dan McSwain found himself living on the streets, addicted to drugs and alcohol. He told his story of degradation and redemption in The San Diego Union-Tribune this week.

Should We Switch To A 5-Hour Work Day? This Local CEO Thinks So

Should We Switch To A 5-Hour Work Day? This Local CEO Thinks So

Aug. 25
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

Stephan Aarstol, founder of Tower Paddle Boards in Mira Mesa and winner of the reality TV show "Shark Tank," says moving to a shorter work day transformed his business and the lives of his employees.

TheNAT Showcases Citizen Scientists' Discoveries

TheNAT Showcases Citizen Scientists' Discoveries

Aug. 25
By Michael Lipkin, Alison St John

The San Diego Natural History Museum is highlighting hobbyists' work in a new permanent exhibit.

City Asks San Diegans For Help With History Of Local LGBTQ Community

City Asks San Diegans For Help With History Of Local LGBTQ Community

Aug. 25
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

The City Council last year accepted a state grant to document the history of San Diego's LGBTQ community. Now, it's seeking public input on a draft report.

Should California Require Pro Bono Work For Law Students?

Should California Require Pro Bono Work For Law Students?

Aug. 24
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Matt Hoffman

A bill that mandates 50 hours of pro bono work for law students has landed on Gov. Jerry Brown's desk. Sen. Marty Block of San Diego, who authored the bill, discusses its potential impact.

California Lawmakers Approve Extension Of Climate Change Law

California Lawmakers Approve Extension Of Climate Change Law

Aug. 24
By Associated Press

They voted to extend the state's landmark climate change law — the most aggressive in the U.S. — by another 10 years, resisting fierce opposition from oil companies and other business interests to keep the program alive at least through 2030.

'Adnan's Story' Goes Beyond 'Serial'

'Adnan's Story' Goes Beyond 'Serial'

Aug. 24
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

Rabia Chaudry brought the story of Adnan Syed to "This American Life" producer Sara Koenig, leading to the popular podcast "Serial." Now, Chaudry has written a book that she says paints a fuller picture of the 1999 Baltimore murder case that sent Syed to prison.

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