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Tease photo for Roundtable: San Diego VA Wait Times; JMI's Qualcomm Stadium Plan; Fetal Tissue Research

Roundtable: San Diego VA Wait Times; JMI's Qualcomm Stadium Plan; Fetal Tissue Research

April 8
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

San Diego VA Medical Center scolded over wait times. JMI Realty pushes a plan to redevelop the Qualcomm Stadium site. San Diego's BioMed company ordered to testify at a House subcommittee on fetal tissue research.

Tease photo for Roundtable Talks Stadium Details, Zoo Funds, Minimum Wage

Roundtable Talks Stadium Details, Zoo Funds, Minimum Wage

April 1
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

Now we know the details of the Chargers' stadium plan. The San Diego Zoo is flush with funds (and not into sharing). Looks like the state will get a minimum wage hike. Will San Diego get its own?

Tease photo for Roundtable: 'Convadium' Conundrum, Cal-OSHA Fines SD Companies, Bernie Visits

Roundtable: 'Convadium' Conundrum, Cal-OSHA Fines SD Companies, Bernie Visits

March 25
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

What is a "convadium" and will it be on the November ballot? Cal-OSHA fined nine San Diego employers in 2015. Thousands of San Diegans trooped into the Convention Center to see Bernie Sanders.

Tease photo for Roundtable: SCOTUS Pick, City Attorney Scrum, North County Development Uncertainty

Roundtable: SCOTUS Pick, City Attorney Scrum, North County Development Uncertainty

March 18
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

President Obama proposes a Supreme Court nominee it may be hard to refuse. Two Democrats take the lead in San Diego city attorney's race — in fundraising. Developers take different paths to approval for big North County projects.

Tease photo for Roundtable: Trouble at Lincoln High, Council Race Heats Up, Getting Californians To Vote

Roundtable: Trouble at Lincoln High, Council Race Heats Up, Getting Californians To Vote

March 11
By Mark Sauer, Neiko Will

The brawl at San Diego's Lincoln High exposes long-standing problems at the school. The race for the San Diego City Council District 1 seat gets exciting. And what will it take to get more people to the polls?

Tease photo for Roundtable: Super Tuesday, Trump University, TJ Police Chief, MTS Safety

Roundtable: Super Tuesday, Trump University, TJ Police Chief, MTS Safety

March 4
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

Tuesday was super for some. Donald Trump may have to testify in a San Diego lawsuit. Tijuana's police chief was ousted. And using your credit card at an MTS pay station is risky.

Tease photo for Roundtable: Downtown Chargers, Measure A Results, MTS Security Cops, Joel Anderson Out

Roundtable: Downtown Chargers, Measure A Results, MTS Security Cops, Joel Anderson Out

Feb. 26
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

The Chargers want to go downtown; Measure A is going down to defeat; MTS officers take a worker down - and injure him; Dianne Jacob defeats Joel Anderson already.

Tease photo for Roundtable: The Pope Makes News, A Cop Sues SDPD, An Iconic Building Is In Trouble

Roundtable: The Pope Makes News, A Cop Sues SDPD, An Iconic Building Is In Trouble

Feb. 19
By Pat Finn, Kenny Goldberg

The Pope took a swing at the Zika virus and Donald Trump in unexpected ways. A former San Diego Police officer says the department treats residents north of Interstate 8 differently. The Balboa Park Conservancy has some explaining to do.

Tease photo for Roundtable: Gas Leak Stopped, Lester Fired, Chavez Quits, Veteran Suicides Raise Alarms

Roundtable: Gas Leak Stopped, Lester Fired, Chavez Quits, Veteran Suicides Raise Alarms

Feb. 12
By Pat Finn, Tom Fudge

The Porter Ranch gas leak appears to be stopped. The Coastal Commission stops Charles Lester. Rocky Chavez stops running for U.S. Senate. Twenty-seven San Diego veterans killed themselves in 18 months.

Tease photo for Roundtable Spotlights Foster, Spanos, Televangelist and Body-Cam Videos

Roundtable Spotlights Foster, Spanos, Televangelist and Body-Cam Videos

Feb. 5
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

Marne Foster pleads guilty and resigns as San Diego school trustee. Chargers' Dean Spanos reconsiders San Diego. The district attorney deals with tons of body-cam videos. And a televangelist wants to build a Christian resort in Mission Valley.

Tease photo for Roundtable: San Diego Mayor's Race, Methane Leak, Fish Farm

Roundtable: San Diego Mayor's Race, Methane Leak, Fish Farm

Jan. 29
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

There's a new face in the San Diego mayor's race, new stats in the mega-methane leak in Los Angeles, and new information on Hubbs-SeaWorld's experiment with farming fish.

Tease photo for Roundtable: Many Questions Remain In San Onofre Debacle

Roundtable: Many Questions Remain In San Onofre Debacle

Jan. 22
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

There have been charges, counter-charges, a criminal probe and a lot of silent avoidance since the radiation leak that eventually closed the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station was discovered.

Tease photo for Roundtable Tackles Chargers, Flooding, State's Budget, City's State

Roundtable Tackles Chargers, Flooding, State's Budget, City's State

Jan. 15
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

The Chargers are still here, for now; some residents in San Carlos are flooded out; the details of the governor's conservative budget; and the mayor's take on the state of the city.

Tease photo for Roundtable: Deluge in Tijuana, City Pension Woes, SeaWorld's Legal Trials

Roundtable: Deluge in Tijuana, City Pension Woes, SeaWorld's Legal Trials

Jan. 8
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

San Diego wasn't the only place hard hit by this week's rains. So was Tijuana. San Diego's pension problems still aren't settled. And SeaWorld spends a lot of time in court.

Tease photo for Roundtable: The Big Stories of 2015

Roundtable: The Big Stories of 2015

Jan. 1
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer

Much of what made news in 2015 — the Chargers, Mayor Kevin Faulconer, lawyer Cory Briggs, D.A. Bonnie Dumanis, Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman, SeaWorld and the Padres — will be center stage again in 2016.