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Diversionary Theatre Launches 34th Season

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Artistic director Matt Morrow previews Diversionary Theatre's 34th season and explains its theme of "We Are." Read more

First African-American Commander US Navy Aircraft Carrier Honored In San Diego

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San Diego County’s Urban League hosted a salute to African-American military leaders. One of those leaders, who made naval history, is retired Admiral Larry Cleveland Chambers. He commanded the USS ... Read more

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History Center Seeks Photos, Documents On African American Life In San Diego

Jan. 15
By Jade Hindmon, John Carroll

San Diego History Center is partnering with the San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art to scan historical photos and documents of African American history in San Diego dating back to the 1850s. The History Center bought a special scanner to get the job done.

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SDSU Grad Destin Cretton Serves Up Social Justice With 'Just Mercy' Film

Jan. 13
By Beth Accomando

Filmmaker Destin Cretton went to SDSU and was recently tapped to direct the upcoming Marvel film “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.” Currently his film “Just Mercy” is in theaters. KPBS arts reporter Beth Accomando showed Cretton's student films a decade ago and has been following his career. He spoke with her by phone last week from Sydney, Australia.

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After 30 Years Building Life In America, San Diego Woman Deported Again To Mexico

Jan. 2
By Matt Hoffman

A mother from Mexico who illegally entered the country more than three decades ago was deported to Tijuana Thursday.

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Get Behind The Wheel Of New Cars At The San Diego International Auto Show

Dec. 31, 2019
By Matt Hoffman

Starting Wednesday hundreds of the newest cars, trucks, SUVs and electric vehicles will be on display at the San Diego Convention Center.

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Derby United Builds Its Own Home In Encanto

Dec. 20, 2019
By Beth Accomando, Roland Lizarondo

Roller derby is coming to Encanto thanks to the determination and passion of the women behind Derby United.

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After 10 Years And $741 Million, Rebuilt San Ysidro Port Of Entry Is Complete

Dec. 17, 2019
By Max Rivlin-Nadler

It took a decade and persistent bipartisan support in Congress, but work at the San Ysidro Port of Entry is finally done.

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Asylum-Seeker Sent Back To Mexico Is Killed In Tijuana

Dec. 13, 2019
By Max Rivlin-Nadler

The 35-year-old man, his wife and children had been sent back to Mexico under the controversial “Remain-in-Mexico” program, which makes U.S. asylum-seekers wait in Mexico while their claims are processed.

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Report: Border Patrol Not Complying With Own Standards Of Treatment For Migrants

Dec. 12, 2019
By Max Rivlin-Nadler

A new report from the American Civil Liberties Union and researchers at San Diego State University sheds light on the treatment of migrants in the hours and days after they’re caught crossing the border.

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Diversionary Theatre Creates Winter Wonderland For 'Santaland Diaries'

Dec. 4, 2019
By Andi Dukleth, Beth Accomando, Roland Lizarondo

The forecast at Diversionary Theatre is for snow through Dec. 22. Find out how the creative team behind "Santaland Diaries" is creating a winter wonderland that goes beyond what's onstage.

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Meet San Diego's 'Kitten Lady'

Nov. 25, 2019
By John Carroll, Maureen Cavanaugh

Hannah Shaw is a kitten rescuer whose mission is to teach others how to rescue vulnerable kittens and nurse them to health.

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