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Tease photo for Hundreds Attend Hillcrest Vigil Honoring Orlando Victims

Hundreds Attend Hillcrest Vigil Honoring Orlando Victims

June 13
By Midday Edition

We speak to some of the locals who gathered at the Pride flag in Hillcrest Sunday night in honor of the victims of the mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub. KPBS Midday Edition looks into the attack’s aftermath from the eyes of San Diegans.

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Police: Man Armed With Guns, Explosives Arrested Before LA Pride Parade

June 12
By KPBS News, Associated Press

An Indiana man armed with three assault rifles and chemicals used to make explosives was arrested in Santa Monica on Sunday and told police he was headed to a gay pride parade in West Hollywood.

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Vigils In San Diego, Oceanside Remember Orlando Victims

June 12
By KPBS News

Members of San Diego’s LGBTQ community and their supporters are planning events on Sunday and Monday to mark the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

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Magnitude 5.2 Earthquake Hits Anza-Borrego Area

June 10
By Midday Edition

A strong and very shallow earthquake struck early Friday in the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in northern San Diego County, followed by several aftershocks, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

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Court: No Right To Carry Concealed Weapons In Public

June 9
By Midday Edition

A federal appeals court says people do not have a right to carry concealed weapons in public under the Second Amendment. The decision arose from a lawsuit challenging the San Diego County sheriff's refusal to issue a permit without a "good cause."

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Former Hospice To House San Diego Fire Station Temporarily

June 9
By Leo Castaneda / inewsource

The temporary fire station relocation is part of a $6.3 million rebuilding project. The current station at 3902 Ninth Ave. will be demolished and rebuilt.

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Carlsbad OKs Police Body-Worn Cameras

June 8
By City News Service

Encouraged by results from a two-month field test, city officials were making final arrangements Wednesday to fully equip the Carlsbad Police Department's sworn personnel with uniform-worn cameras.

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Gunman In Bankers Hill Standoff To Stand Trial

June 8
By City News Service

A man accused of firing on San Diego police officers during a five-hour standoff at his ex-girlfriend's Bankers Hill apartment last year is mentally competent to stand trial, a judge ruled Wednesday.

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Hickey, Elliott Headed For San Diego City Attorney Runoff

June 7
By Andrew Bowen, Claire Trageser

Deputy District Attorney Robert Hickey and Deputy City Attorney Mara Elliott led a five-way race for city attorney and will square off in a November runoff.

Tease photo for Free Summer Meals Offered For Kids At 200 San Diego County Locations

Free Summer Meals Offered For Kids At 200 San Diego County Locations

June 7
By City News Service

Parents may obtain free breakfasts and lunches for their children under 19 years old without having to fill out paperwork or completing a registration process.

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Temecula Fire Is 85 Percent Contained

June 7
By City News Service

Firefighters have been working to extinguish the blaze along the shoulder of southbound Interstate 15 just south of Temecula Parkway since it broke out late Saturday morning, according to Cal Fire.

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Report: Mental Health Calls Increase 84% Since 2009

June 6
By City News Service

Calls to law enforcement in San Diego regarding mental health issues have risen 84 percent over the past six years, the San Diego Association of Governments reported Monday.

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California Supreme Court Allows Governor's Prison Plan

June 6
By Associated Press

The California Supreme Court Monday allowed Gov. Jerry Brown's bid to put his plan to reduce the state's prison population before voters in November.

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San Diego Jails Are Missing Basic Features, Grand Jury Says

June 6
By Midday Edition

A grand jury report says San Diego County jails are not properly equipped to take care of long-term inmates who spend years in jail, warning conditions will likely harm those inmates’ rehabilitation efforts.

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Brush Fire Near San Diego-Riverside County Line 65% Contained

June 6
By City News Service

Nearly 400 firefighters have been working to extinguish the blaze along the shoulder of southbound Interstate 15 just south of Temecula Parkway since it broke out late Saturday morning.