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Democrats Pressure For Bolton To Testify In Trump Impeachment After New Report

Jan. 26
Emma Bowman / NPR

House impeachment managers press the Senate to call the former national security adviser to testify, after a New York Times report said Trump tied Ukraine aid to investigation of his political rivals.

2020 Grammy Awards: The Full List Of Winners

Jan. 26
NPR Staff / NPR

Lizzo and Billie Eilish are among the artists who won trophies at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards, presented on Jan. 26, 2020.

On Jan. 22, 2006, Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Brya...

Kobe Bryant Left Deep Legacy In LA Sports, Basketball World

Jan. 26
Greg Beacham, Associated Press

Bryant was an 18-time NBA All-Star who won five championships and became one of the greatest basketball players of his generation during 20 years with the Los Angeles Lakers.

Valerie Samano, left, places flowers at a memor...

Kobe Was 'More Than An Athlete': The Sports World Mourns A Basketball Legend

Jan. 26
Emma Bowman / NPR

The retired Los Angeles Lakers star died at age 41 in a plane crash on Sunday. Former teammates, peers and other sports legends expressed their grief and shock on social media.

In this Dec. 1, 2015 file photo Los Angeles Lak...

Kobe Bryant's Death Leaves NBA Players, Others In Shock

Jan. 26
By Associated Press

Tributes poured in from around the basketball, entertainment and political worlds. Players and teams who competed with and against Bryant struggled their way through the games that were scheduled, unable to summon his intense competitive spirit.

Coronavirus Case Confirmed In Arizona, Bringing U.S. Total To 5

Jan. 26
Carrie Feibel / NPR

The CDC expects the number of confirmed cases of Wuhan coronavirus in the U.S. to increase — but says the overall health risk of disease transmission is the country is low.

Activists Decry Femicides After Another Woman Is Killed In Juárez, Mexico

Jan. 26
Mónica Ortiz Uribe / NPR

Activists chanted "Not one more" as they marched in Juárez Saturday. The killing of artist and activist Isabel Cabanillas ignited anger in a city with a gruesome history of violence against women.

Firefighters work the scene of a helicopter cra...

Kobe Bryant, Daughter Perish In Helicopter Crash, 7 Others Dead

Jan. 26
By Associated Press

NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others were killed Sunday when their helicopter plunged into a steep hillside in dense morning fog in Southern California, his sudden death at age 41 touching off an outpouring of grief for a star whose celebrity transcended basketball.

Basketball Legend Kobe Bryant And Daughter Gianna Die In Helicopter Crash

Jan. 26
James Doubek / NPR

The NBA star who played for the Los Angeles Lakers for 20 seasons was killed Sunday in Southern California, along with seven others, including his 13-year-old daughter.

Poll Results Put Andrew Yang Back On The Democratic Debate Stage

Jan. 26
Benjamin Swasey / NPR

The 45-year-old tech entrepreneur is the seventh candidate to qualify for the Feb. 7 debate in Manchester, N.H., which is just four days ahead of the primary there.

Arizona Man Caught Driving In The HOV Lane With Fake Skeleton Riding Shotgun

Jan. 26
Samantha Raphelson / NPR

The 62-year-old man was cited last week for disguising a dummy skeleton wearing a bucket hat as a passenger so he could drive in the carpool lane.

2 New U.S. Cases Of Wuhan Coronavirus Confirmed In California

Jan. 26
Maria Godoy / NPR

Both involve patients who had traveled to Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the outbreak.

Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

Jan. 26
Anna King / NPR

The Northwest is getting into the lucrative maple syrup industry. Farmers and researchers in Washington state are beginning to tap the sweet potential of the much-maligned bigleaf maple tree.

Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts...

Trump Lawyer Says Dems Want To 'Overturn' Last Election

Jan. 25
By Associated Press

President Donald Trump's lawyers opened their impeachment trial defense in a rare Saturday session by accusing Democrats of striving to overturn the results of the 2016 election, saying the Democrats' investigations into his dealings with Ukraine were not a fact-finding mission but a politically motivated effort to drive him from the White House.

Officials celebrate the launch of the Clue Tech...

Coast Guard, Scripps Institution Of Oceanography Partner To Share Technology

Jan. 24
By Priya Sridhar

The Scripps Institution of Oceanography is partnering with the U.S. Coast Guard to make sharing technology easier.

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, ...

Business Report: Climate Change And Corporate America

Jan. 24
By Bennett Lacy

Global business leaders focus on climate change at the World Economic Forum; a major partnership with San Diego and the U.S. Navy on a new transit hub moves forward; and the high demand for Super Bowl tickets.

Trump Unveils New Space Force Logo, Inciting 'Star Trek' Fan Outrage

Jan. 24
Vanessa Romo / NPR

Fans of the beloved television show don't want the symbol to live long or prosper. Instead, they're calling the design a knockoff.

A San Diego County microbiologist holds a test ...

Flu Death Count Rises To 32 In San Diego County

Jan. 24
By City News Service, Tarryn Mento

A dozen influenza deaths were recorded in San Diego County last week, bringing the season's total to 32, compared to 24 at this time last year, the Health and Human Services Agency reported Wednesday.

Dylan Hernandez in an undated photo uploaded to...

SDSU Student Autopsy Report Released, Safety Task Force Announces New Rules

Jan. 24
By Joe Hong

The Medical Examiner's report found alcohol and cannabis in his system at the time of his death.

The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, or...

Navy Begins Prep For Environmental Statement At NAVWAR Site

Jan. 24
By City News Service

The U.S. Navy announced Friday it was planning to prepare an environmental impact statement on a discussed redevelopment project for its Old Town Campus.

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