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Governor Praises New Supreme Court Nominee

July 23
By California Capitol Network
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Governor Jerry Brown says Stanford Law Professor Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar is smart and even-tempered.

Filner's First Accuser Reflects On Sexual Harassment Scandal

July 22
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"I did this for other women ... who have been at the sharpest edge of an arrow, the target of somebody who's abusing power," said Irene McCormack Jackson, in explaining why she sued then-Mayor Bob Filner and the city of San Diego for sexual harassment.

San Diego City Council Approves $1.5M Tax Rebate For Illumina

July 21
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The San Diego City Council approved a deal to keep the medical device company Illumina in San Diego for 10 years.

Roundtable: Minimum Wage, Six Californias, Water Restrictions, Pride Week

July 18
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There's a new minimum wage for anyone working in San Diego, a proposal to divide California into six states with unimaginative names, mandatory water restrictions for us all and a celebration of LGBT Pride for everyone.

Gloria: Home Care Workers In San Diego Will Get New Minimum Wage

July 17
By Claire Trageser
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After the City Council approved raising the minimum wage to $11.50 an hour by 2017, some thought home care workers might be exempt from the change. City Council President Todd Gloria says no one will be left out.

1 Year Later: How Filner Sexual Harassment Scandal Impacted San Diego

July 16
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San Diego was thrown into the national spotlight last summer as numerous allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced against then-mayor Bob Filner, forcing him to resign. We take a look at changes to the city one year later.

First Lady Michelle Obama To Speak In Los Angeles

July 16
Associated Press
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The White House says the first lady will give the keynote address Wednesday at the Unite for Veterans Summit followed by remarks at the Grammy Museum's Jane Ortner Education Award Luncheon.

Los Angeles To Help Shelter Immigrant Children

July 16
Associated Press
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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said that federal money would pay for legal representation and temporary shelter, while local nonprofits would help find homes for the children.

Survivor Of San Ysidro McDonald's Massacre Shares His Story

July 15
By City News Service
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Thirty years ago this week, a gunman opened fire at the McDonald's, killing 21 people. One of those wounded, now a police lieutenant, spoke at the San Diego City Council meeting.

San Diego City Council Votes To Raise Minimum Wage

July 14
Midday Edition
By Claire Trageser
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The San Diego City Council voted Monday to raise the city's minimum wage as an ordinance, meaning it won't go to a public vote. What's next-a veto by the mayor, possible signature-gathering campaign by opponents? We take a look.

San Diego City Council Ratifies June 3 Primary Election Results

July 14
By City News Service
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Voters re-elected three city council members and set up a November general election showdown between Chris Cate and Carol Kim in a district centered around Mira Mesa.

DeMaio, Peters On Climate Change, Immigration, Guns, Marijuana

July 11
By Claire Trageser
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Carl DeMaio and Scott Peters, the candidates running for the 52nd Congressional District seat, answered 10 questions posed by KPBS.

San Diego Ethics Commission Votes To Rein In Independent Committees

July 11
By Joe Yerardi
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Now it's up to the City Council to decide whether to ban independent political committees from using material produced by candidates in ads the deep-pocketed committees pay for.

Accounting Error Blamed For SDPD's Missing $1M

July 11
By City News Service
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City auditor issues report that confirmed it was a clerical mistake that made it appear $1 million had gone missing from a special San Diego Police Department fund.

California Ends Budget Year In The Black

July 10
Katie Orr / Capital Public Radio
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California ended its fiscal year with some money in the bank, which has not happened much recently.