The Trump administration plans to cancel $929 million in U.S. money for California's beleaguered high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion it's already spent.
- Feb. 19
- By Andrew Bowen
A recent lawsuit claims the city of San Diego and three scooter rental companies have violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by failing to prevent people from riding or parking on sidewalks. City officials will soon discuss how to regulate scooters in the city.
- Feb. 19
- By Associated Press
With their city's long-suffering fans desperate for a winner, the rebuilding San Diego Padres delivered their splashiest free agent signing ever by agreeing with All-Star infielder Manny Machado on a $300 million, 10-year deal.
Arts & Living
Watch New Titles: Masterpiece Victoria Season 3 episode 1 and episode 2; Victoria and Albert: The Wedding (2 episodes); Margaret: The Rebel Princess (2 episodes); Finding Your Roots "Grandparents and Other Strangers" (episode 1 of 10); The Dictator's Playbook “Kim Il Sung”; Nature "Attenborough and the Sea Dragon"; American Masters "Decoding Watson"; Nature "Fox Tales"; NOVA "Einstein's Quantum Riddle”; USS Indianapolis: The Final Chapter; "Sacred"; Austin City Limits "Khalid / Mac DeMarco" and "Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue"
Catch-Up Viewing: We'll Meet Again; Native America; Nature "Super Cats"; The Great American Read; Masterpiece "Poldark" Season 4 and "The Durrells in Corfu" Season 3; Ken Burns' The Vietnam War (through Feb.); The Great British Baking Show Seasons 1-5 plus Masterclasses; Masterpiece Victoria Seasons 1-2
Coming Soon: Victoria Season 3 episodes 3 of 8 (Feb. 12); Finding Your Roots Season 5 (episode 2 of 10 Feb. 13); The Dictator's Playbook (2 of 6 episodes); American Experience “The Swamp” (Feb. 13); Nature Equus Story of the Horse "Origins" (Feb. 14) and "Chasing the Wind" (Feb. 20); Great Performances "Orphée et Eurydice from Lyric Opera of Chicago" (Feb. 15)
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