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California Delegates Head To The Democratic National Convention

July 25
Ben Bradford / Capital Public Radio

Just as Cleveland begins to recover from last week’s Republican National Convention, Democrats are now converging in Philadelphia for their event. The conventions will differ in organization and tone, but there are some similarities.

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Hillary Clinton Chooses Tim Kaine As Running Mate

July 22
By Associated Press

Clinton called the Virginia Senator "a relentless optimist who believes no problem is unsolvable."

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San Diego Judge Not Inclined To Dismiss Trump University Suit

July 22
By Associated Press

U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel did not elaborate on his thinking during a lengthy hearing Friday in San Diego. The suit is one of three against the now-defunct Trump University.

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Roundtable: Trump's Unconventional Convention; Missing, Mangled Waterfront Plans

July 22
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

Donald Trump's Republican National Convention was, in a word, unusual. The Port of San Diego wants to redevelop the waterfront without an outdated master plan. And its North Embarcadero Visionary Plan was rendered moot by developers.

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WATCH LIVE: The Republican National Convention In Cleveland, Day 4

July 21
By KPBS News

See the special coverage of the convention by PBS NewsHour and NPR or tune into KPBS-TV at 5 p.m.

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Emerald Alleges Vote Swapping Killed Firehouse Bond

July 21
By Andrew Bowen

Republicans on the San Diego City Council this week blocked a ballot measure to build 18 fire stations with an increase in property taxes. Councilwoman Marti Emerald says the measure failed because she refused to participate in a vote-swapping deal.

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Another Gaspar Steps Into The Encinitas Political Ring

July 21
By Alison St John

Paul Gaspar, the husband of Encinitas Mayor Kristin Gaspar, declared he will run for the job in November. Kristin Gaspar cannot run for a second term since she is challenging San Diego County Supervisor Dave Roberts for his seat.

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California Delegation Full Of Fun Faces, Interesting Stories

July 21
By Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

The hundreds of California delegates, alternates and guests at the Republican national convention include plenty of colorful characters.

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San Diego Firehouse Bond Fails At City Council

July 21
By Andrew Bowen

A proposal to build 18 fire stations in San Diego failed to get enough votes on the City Council on Tuesday. The measure looked to be headed for the November ballot, but one council member withdrew her support.

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WATCH LIVE: The Republican National Convention In Cleveland, Day 3

July 20
By KPBS News

See the special coverage of the convention by PBS NewsHour and NPR or tune into to KPBS-TV every night at 5 p.m. through Thursday.

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Professional Gamblers Place Bets on Trump-Clinton Contest

July 20
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Now that Donald Trump is the Republican nominee, what are his chances of winning? Well, you could look at the polls, you could ask your friends, or you could check where the money's going.

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Congressman Peters Repeats Mostly True Claim: Donald Trump ‘Rooted For The Housing Crisis’

July 20
By Chris Nichols / Capital Public Radio

Democratic Congressman Scott Peters of San Diego recently repeated a Mostly True critique of Donald Trump. He said Trump "rooted for the housing crisis."

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Coulter To CA Delegates: California A Warning To Rest Of U.S.

July 20
By Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

Conservative author Ann Coulter threw some red meat to California Republicans Wednesday morning as she spoke at the state's GOP convention delegation breakfast.

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San Diego OKs Plastic Bag Ban

July 19
By Andrew Bowen, City News Service

The ordinance banning single-use plastic bags from most grocery and drugs stores was passed 6-3. Environmental groups praised the ordinance as an important step toward reducing waste in landfills.

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San Diego's Bike Share Program Struggling

July 19
By Claire Trageser

The Florida company DecoBike runs San Diego's bike share program at no cost to the city. So far, it appeals more to tourists than locals, according to a San Diego County grand jury report.

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