With 63 people confirmed dead in the Northern California wildfire, authorities Friday tried to winnow down a slapped-together list of the missing more than 600 names long, hoping many of them got out safely in the chaos over a week ago.
- Nov. 16
- By Associated Press
With about 3,000 Central American migrants having reached the Mexican border across from California and thousands more anticipated, the mayor of Tijuana said Friday that the city was preparing for an influx that will last at least six months and may have no end in sight.
- Nov. 16
- By Megan Burks
Musicians and music lovers will gather in El Cajon Sunday to celebrate the life of Lou Curtiss. The beloved music promoter and archivist died in July at the age of 79.
Arts & Living
Watch New Titles: POV "Dark Money"; Secrets of the Dead "The Woman in the Iron Coffin"; American Experience "The Circus" part 1 and part 2; NOVA "Operation Bridge Rescue"; "Hispanic Heritage Awards 2018"; The Woman in White (episodes 1 -5); Masterpiece "Poldark" Season 4 and "The Durrells in Corfu" Season 3 and "The Miniaturist"
Catch-Up Viewing: The Amazing Human Body (3 episodes); Great Performances "Hamilton’s America" (expires Nov. 18); 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 (5 episodes); The Great British Baking Show Seasons 1-5 plus Masterclasses; Masterpiece Victoria Seasons 1-2 (Season 3 premieres Jan. 13, 2019)
Coming Soon: Great Performances "The Sound Of Music" (Nov. 10); American Experience "The Eugenics Crusade" (Nov. 15); Neanderthal (2 episodes Nov. 15 & 22); The Great American Read (8 episodes beginning Nov. 21); Native America (4 episodes - episode 1 beginning Nov. 21); Nature "Super Cats" (3 episodes beginning Nov. 22); Great Performances "An American In Paris The Musical) (Dec. 1)
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