The City of San Diego uses more green power than any other local government in the country. The ranking is based on the Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power list of businesses and governments that use power from renewable energy sources.
This week the San Diego Trolley is celebrating its first year of providing direct transportation between Old Town and East County. Trolley officials say the Green Line has revived San Diego's interest in public transportation.
A new survey released Tuesday indicates 6.6 million uninsured Californians are being overcharged for their prescription drugs. Mary Sweeters of the CALPIRG Education Fund says the situation in California is representative of a growing trend across the United States. She urges politicians to get involved.