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California Reports More Than 20,000 Virus Cases In One Day

Dec. 2
Adam Beam / Associated Press

California has broken the record for new coronavirus cases reported in a single day. The state reported 20,759 new cases on Wednesday, shattering the previous record of more than 18,350 set just last week.

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City Heights Health Center Prepares To Help Patients Survive COVID-19 At Home

Dec. 2
By Max Rivlin-Nadler

As COVID-19 numbers rise across the county, a community health center in City Heights is trying to help those infected to navigate the deadly virus.

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Formerly Homeless Families In Vista Receive Christmas Surprise

Dec. 2
By Tania Thorne

Volunteers had a big Christmas surprise for formerly homeless families at the Solutions For Change campus in Vista.

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Family Files Lawsuit In Connection With SDSU Fraternity Pledge's Death

Dec. 2
By City News Service

The family of a 19-year-old San Diego State University student who died after falling from his bunk bed and striking his head following a night of drinking has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against several defendants.

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San Diego Getting Strong, Dry Winds From Santa Ana

Dec. 2
By Erik Anderson

San Diego’s National Weather Service is issuing a red flag warning for the region’s mountains because as dry, windy conditions are expected to persist this week.

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San Diego Unified Delays In-Person Learning Due To COVID-19 Surge

Dec. 2
By Joe Hong

Planned campus reopenings are on indefinite hold, but the district will continue offering in-person instruction to a small group of struggling students.

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County Leaders Urge Caution As San Diego Reports 1,217 COVID-19 Cases, 16 Deaths

Dec. 2
By City News Service

Wednesday marked the 22nd consecutive day more than 600 new cases have been reported and the 10th day of the last 13 more than 1,000 new cases were reported.

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City Unveils Restored Palisades Plaza In Balboa Park

Dec. 2
By City News Service, Jacob Aere

After months of construction, city leaders unveiled the Palisades Plaza in Balboa Park Wednesday, opening the former dilapidated parking lot as a public gathering place the way it was designed when it first opened in 1935 for the California Pacific International Exposition

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Stay Home For The Holidays Or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

Dec. 2
Lindsey Tanner / Associated Press

U.S. health officials say staying home for the upcoming winter holidays is the best way to stay safe and protect others. But for those who ignore that advice, COVID-19 testing before and after trips is an option.

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San Diego Blood Bank Asks For Convalescent Plasma As COVID-19 Cases Increase

Dec. 2
By City News Service

Historically, convalescent plasma has been successfully used to treat SARS, MERS and the Spanish flu, so there is evidence that it may help people suffering from certain infectious diseases like COVID-19.

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