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San Diego Authorities Warn The Public About Scams This Holiday Season

Dec. 4, 2018
By Matt Hoffman

The IRS, FBI, Better Business Bureau and the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office are teaming up to warn consumers about scams this holiday season.

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San Diego Rhino Making Transition To New Life In Africa

Nov. 29, 2018
By Erik Anderson

A rhino, born and raised in San Diego, is adjusting to a new home in Tanzania.

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San Diego Researchers Question Ethics Of Chinese Scientist Who Claims To Have Genetically Modified Babies

Nov. 28, 2018
By Matt Hoffman

The scientist, He Jiankui, who claims to be the first to successfully genetically alter twins in China, said his work has been submitted to a scientific journal, but many in the scientific community have concerns about his process.

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San Diego City Attorney Announces Charges In Ivory Trafficking Case

Nov. 28, 2018
By City News Service

The Carlton Gallery in La Jolla, its owner and an employee are facing criminal charges for allegedly trafficking $1.3 million in illegal ivory, San Diego City Attorney Mara Elliott announced Wednesday.

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Iranian Hackers Charged In US Ransomware Scheme, Including Attack On Port Of San Diego

Nov. 28, 2018
By Associated Press

Two Iranian computer hackers were charged Wednesday in connection with a multimillion-dollar cybercrime and extortion scheme that targeted government agencies, cities and businesses, the Justice Department said.

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'Flawless': NASA Craft Lands On Mars After Perilous Journey

Nov. 27, 2018
By Associated Press

A NASA spacecraft designed to drill down into Mars' interior landed on the planet Monday after a perilous, supersonic plunge through its red skies, setting off jubilation among scientists who had waited in white-knuckle suspense for confirmation to arrive across 100 million miles of space.

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Roundtable: California And Climate Change

Nov. 23, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

The current impacts of climate change, how local communities are adapting, and California's emerging leadership on the issue.

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San Diego Researchers Study Waves And How They Impact Global Climate

Nov. 12, 2018
By Erik Anderson

San Diego scientists are trying to understand how ocean waves can impact the global climate.

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Supreme Court Rejects Net Neutrality Appeal

Nov. 5, 2018
By Associated Press

The Supreme Court has ended the court fight over repealed Obama-era "net neutrality" rules that required internet providers to treat all online traffic equally.

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Parkinson's Patients Preparing For 'Breakthrough' Clinical Trial To Reverse Symptoms

Nov. 2, 2018
By Susan Murphy

Ten Parkinson’s patients in San Diego are preparing to undergo a potential breakthrough clinical trial to reverse their debilitating symptoms.