Megan Burks / KPBS
Earlier this year, KPBS detailed how magnet schools — once used to desegregate schools — were contributing to new racial divides in Vista Unified. The board will vote tonight on a possible solution, but some parents say it goes too far.
- Dec. 13
- By City News Service
The U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce canceled a hearing on minimum wage hikes Wednesday in light of a report about homophobic and sexist blog posts by one of the scheduled witnesses — a San Diego State University professor.
- Dec. 13
- By Andrew Bowen
As president pro tem of the California Senate, San Diego Democrat Toni Atkins has some important decisions to make in the coming days that could shape the debate over the state's response to the housing crisis.
Arts & Living
Watch New Titles: NOVA "Last B-24"; Native America "From Caves to Cosmos" (episode 1of 4); Nature "Super Cats"; Great Performances "An American In Paris The Musical"; The Great American Read (8 episodes); Neanderthal (2 episodes); Great Performances "The Sound Of Music"; Masterpiece "Poldark" Season 4 and "The Durrells in Corfu" Season 3
Catch-Up Viewing: Masterpiece: "The Miniaturist"; The Woman in White (episodes 1 -5); Ken Burns' Mark Twain (2 episodes available for 6 months) and "Brooklyn Bridge"; The Vietnam War (it's back for 6 months only); The French Chef With Julia Child; Frankie Drake Mysteries; The Great British Baking Show Seasons 1-5 plus Masterclasses; Masterpiece Victoria Seasons 1-2 (Season 3 premieres Jan. 13, 2019)
Coming Soon: Native America (3 of 4 episodes beginning Dec. 12); We'll Meet Again Season 2 (beginning Dec. 12); Nature "A Squirrel’s Guide to Success" (beginning Dec. 12); NOVA "Thai Cave Rescue" (Dec. 13); "K.D. Lang - Landmarks Live In Concert: A Great Performances Special" (Dec. 15); Julia Louis-Dreyfus: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize (Dec. 18); Bluegrass Underground "Brandi Carlile" (Dec. 20); Great Performances "Harold Prince: The Director’s Life" (Dec. 22)
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