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Issa Re-Elected To 49th Congressional District

Issa Re-Elected To 49th Congressional District

Nov. 28
By KPBS News, Associated Press

Democratic competitor Doug Applegate says he'll run for the seat again in 2018.

San Diego Zoo Among Those Pulling Ads From Breitbart

San Diego Zoo Among Those Pulling Ads From Breitbart

Nov. 29
By Associated Press

A social media effort is calling out companies and organizations that advertise on Breitbart.com, the website formerly run by Trump aide Steve Bannon.

Anti-Immigrant Graffiti Found At San Diego Museum Entrance

Anti-Immigrant Graffiti Found At San Diego Museum Entrance

Nov. 28
By Steve Walsh

Staff found two messages written on posters advertising an art exhibit on Mexican immigration.

Kratom: Healing Herb Or Dangerous Drug?

Kratom: Healing Herb Or Dangerous Drug?

Nov. 29
By Maya Trabulsi

A plant called kratom is banned in San Diego, and the DEA is considering banning it nationwide. Some San Diegans say it has medicinal benefits.

Chula Vista Voters Approve Half-Cent Sales Tax Increase

Chula Vista Voters Approve Half-Cent Sales Tax Increase

Nov. 28
By City News Service

Initial plans to implement Measure P will go before the Chula Vista City Council next week.

San Diego City Councilman Todd Gloria Prepares For Assembly Swearin...

San Diego City Councilman Todd Gloria Prepares For Assembly Swearing In

Nov. 28
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

His two terms on the Council have coincided with some of the most tumultuous times in city history.

Kristin Gaspar Wins District 3 Seat On San Diego County Board Of Su...

Kristin Gaspar Wins District 3 Seat On San Diego County Board Of Supervisors

Nov. 28
By Alison St John

Republican Kristin Gaspar has unseated incumbent county Supervisor Dave Roberts, a Democrat. It is the first time in more than two decades that an incumbent supervisor has lost his or her seat.

Political Change Is Brewing In El Cajon

Political Change Is Brewing In El Cajon

Nov. 28
By Claire Trageser

The police shooting of an unarmed black man in El Cajon, combined with the coming establishment of council districts, could bring big changes to the once predominantly white city.

Roundtable: (Fake) News Wars, Woeful Chargers And Padres, New Moves...

Roundtable: (Fake) News Wars, Woeful Chargers And Padres, New Moves At The Opera And Symphony

Nov. 25
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

What happens when the news media is widely distrusted and largely ignored? How disgusted is San Diego with its professional sports teams? And what happens when San Diego's opera and symphony try to find new audiences?

AP Calls Remaining Unresolved California Propositions

AP Calls Remaining Unresolved California Propositions

Nov. 25
By Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

Two weeks after Election Day, the Associated Press has called Propositions 53 and 66. Here's a look at which of the 17 statewide ballot measures passed and which ones didn't.

PolitiFact California: Exploring The Facts As The State Braces For ...

PolitiFact California: Exploring The Facts As The State Braces For Trump’s Immigration Policies

Nov. 25
By Chris Nichols / Capital Public Radio

What’s at stake for California’s DREAMers? How many could face deportation? Experts answer some of the most pressing questions about the possible consequences of Donald Trump's promised reform.

Following Defeat Of Measure A, SANDAG Leadership Structure Is Quest...

Following Defeat Of Measure A, SANDAG Leadership Structure Is Questioned

Nov. 25
By Alison St John

Some members of SANDAG, the board that controls billions of transportation dollars for San Diego County, say the leadership does not reflect changing demographics in the region.

San Diego Groups Bridge Divides By Breaking Bread With Syrian Refugees

San Diego Groups Bridge Divides By Breaking Bread With Syrian Refugees

Nov. 23
By Tarryn Mento

Thanksgiving is a celebration of different cultures dining together in gratitude. Some San Diegans are following that tradition by welcoming Syrian refugees with a hearty meal.

California Exit Group Files A Petition Asking Voters To Leave

California Exit Group Files A Petition Asking Voters To Leave

Nov. 22
By Associated Press

The Yes California Independence Campaign hopes to put a question on the November 2018 ballot authorizing an independence vote in spring 2019.

How To Keep The Political Peace At Thanksgiving Dinner

How To Keep The Political Peace At Thanksgiving Dinner

Nov. 22
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Families across the country may already be bowing out of Thanksgiving visits or canceling dinner all together, afraid of arguments with family members who have wildly divergent political stances. Others are gearing up for a few tense days.