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Nuclear Fuel Transfers At San Onofre Will Resume

July 16
By Shalina Chatlani

It's been nearly a year since the utility had a near-miss accident with one of the canisters.

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Trump's New Asylum Rules Go Into Effect, And Opponents Sue

July 16
By Associated Press

Hundreds of immigrants showed up at border crossings Tuesday in hopes of getting into the U.S. but faced the likelihood of being turned away under a new Trump administration asylum rule that upends long-standing protections for people fleeing violence and oppression in their homelands.

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How The San Diego Catholic Diocese Is Raising Awareness About Climate Change

July 16
By Brooke Ruth, Mark Sauer

July marks the fourth anniversary of the launch of a campaign by Pope Francis to rally the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics in the fight against climate change.

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Flamin’ Hot Cheetos: The Humble Beginnings Of A Junk Food

July 16

These days, some folks can't seem to get enough of Flamin' Hot Cheetos. This spicy, California-born snack has a devoted following. And for people who consider them a snackers nirvana, the story of the man who invented them will give them more to love.

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New Asylum Rule Leaves Migrants In Tijuana Confused And Desperate

July 16
By Max Rivlin-Nadler

Asylum-seekers in Tijuana expressed a mix of frustration and desperation Tuesday over a new Trump administration rule that would bar most of them from declaring asylum in the United States.

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Report: SD County Faces Dramatic Spike In Heat Without Climate-Change Action

July 16
By City News Service

The report states that San Diego County averages 42 days per year with a heat index of 90 degrees or more, meaning days on which the temperature "feels like" 90 degrees or higher. With no action taken to address climate change, that number will jump to 77 days a year by mid-century, and 109 days a year by 2099.

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Utility Worker Killed, 15 Others Injured In Explosion At Murrieta Home

July 16
By City News Service

The explosion shortly after noon sent up a wall of fire and smoke and rocked nearby homes before the gas was shut off and the fire doused more than an hour later.

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Making An Immigration Arrest Requires Hours Of Surveillance

July 16
By Associated Press

In the recent San Diego operation, officers made 20 arrests over five days. They wore bulletproof vests emblazoned "ICE" on the back and used several unmarked SUVs, immediately ordering those in custody to turn off their phones to prevent family and friends from tracking their movements.

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Cal State San Marcos Scientists Part Of NASA Space Research Team

July 16
By City News Service

Researchers with CSUSM are part of one of eight research teams that will receive a combined $52.5 million over five years at roughly $10.5 million per year from NASA's Science and Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorates.

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Ducks Name Kevin Dineen As Gulls Coach

July 16
By City News Service

Dineen succeeds Dallas Eakins, who was promoted in June to coach the Ducks after coaching the Gulls throughout their first four seasons in the American Hockey League.

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