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City Heights Photo Exhibition To Be Unveiled At USC Urban Poverty Conference

March 25
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Top urban poverty scholars will look at ways to combat poverty at a conference this week at USC, where a photography exhibition gives a glimpse of what everyday life is like for City Heights residents.

Tax Filing Deadline Less Than A Month Away

March 24
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April 15 is the deadline to file your taxes, we're taking your calls and answering your questions about your state and federal returns.

San Diego Mayor: SDPD Allegations; Balboa Park Centennial; Mexico

March 24
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San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer joins us for the first of his scheduled monthly updates on KPBS. He'll discuss issues surrounding allegations of police misconduct within the San Diego Police Department and today's appointment by the U.S. Justice Department of an officer who will conduct an independent assessment of SDPD in an effort to restore public trust. Other issues include Balboa Park's Centennial and ongoing relations between San Diego and Mexico.

Is Drone Journalism The Next Big Thing?

March 24
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Essential equipment for reporters might expand from cellphones to drones. We'll talk about the expanding field of drones and journalism.

Balboa Park Centennial Committee Members Apologize For Failure

March 24
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The committee in charge of planning a yearlong party in 2015 at Balboa Park spent $2.6 million that came from taxpayers, and now the group is out of business. KPBS interviewed committee members, museum leaders and community members to find out what went wrong.

Cyber Security Industry On The Rise In San Diego

March 20
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The report, compiled by the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation, Sentek Global and Bank of America, says the region is positioned to experience substantial job creation in the industry, outpacing other local business sectors.

San Diego Opera Announces Current Season Will Be Its Last

March 19
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After nearly a half century on stage, San Diego Opera is taking its final bow on April 13. Its board voted 33-1 Wednesday to fold amid financial concerns.

Documentary Examines Suspicious 1970 Death Of LA Times Journalist Ruben Salazar

March 20
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Premiering at the San Diego Latino Film Festival, the documentary presents information from newly released documents in an effort to shed light on whether the Los Angeles Times reporter's death was an accident or murder.

Gov. Brown Has OK'd Releasing More 'Lifers' From Prison Than Predecessors

March 19
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Gov. Jerry Brown has approved the release of more prisoners who were sentenced to life with the possibility of parole than previous governors. We're going to be looking at the legal considerations and the reaction from victims.

New Book Documents Tijuana's Revival In Words And Pictures

March 19
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A new bilingual coffee-table book, Tijuana/22000, explores the transformation happening in the heart of the westernmost city in all of Latin America, through photography, stories and numbers.