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San Diego Researcher Finds DNA Similarities Between Friends

July 14
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Genome analysis by UC San Diego and Yale University finds that friends who are not biologically related — still resemble each other genetically. genetic similarities between friends. We take a look at what it means.

Preparations Underway For 27th Annual Stand Down For San Diego Homeless Vets

July 14
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The 27th Annual Stand Down for homeless vets takes place as local and national leaders work to end homelessness for veterans. Organizers expect attendance to hit a new record high.

Roundtable: Immigration Crisis, Parole Law, Railroad Off Track

July 11
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Chris Jennewein, of Times of San Diego; Tony Perry, of The Los Angeles Times; and Dorian Hargrove, of the San Diego Reader, join KPBS senior news editor Mark Sauer at Friday's Roundtable.

What's A Public Document?

July 10
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San Diego District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis says a controversial college letter of recommendation she wrote is not a matter of public record. KPBS Midday Edition takes a close look at the California Public Records Act.

Trademarking Phrases: SDSU's Aztec Shops Laying Claim To 'I Believe That We Will Win!'

July 10
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The chant "I Believe That We Will Win!" was heard around the world during the World Cup. Can San Diego State University's Aztec Shops Ltd. trademark the slogan?

San Diego Resources Available For College Bound Teens Aging Out Of Foster Care System

July 10
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It's the time of year when many teens are planning for college. But imagine you are a young person who spent your entire life in and out of foster care, and then at 18 find yourself on your own. There is help out there.

What Does Mapping The Brain Actually Mean?

July 9
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UC San Diego is a regional hub for the new Cal-BRAIN project. KPBS Midday talked to the one of the brains behind the group about how this state project fits in to the president's brain mapping initiative.

What Does Increased Consumer Borrowing Mean To San Diego Economy?

July 9
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The federal government reports that consumer borrowing continues to increase. KPBS Midday Edition takes a look at what this means to San Diego's economy and making sure you don't get into debt.

Sally Ride's Public And Private Life Shared In New Biography

July 9
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Former ABC correspondent Lynn Sherr discusses her new biography "Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space."

40 Years Of Pride In San Diego

July 8
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The world has changed fundamentally for gays and lesbians since the first Pride Parade in San Diego. This month marks the 40th anniversary of the parade and celebration. And the change continues, with Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signing a law to recognize legal same-sex marriage in the state code.