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San Diego's job growth humbled

San Diego's job growth humbled Looking back, San Diego County's job growth in 2014 was not nearly as robust as economists first estimated. Revised data released last week by the state Employment Development Department shows that the county added 30,208 jobs in 2014, about 4,000 … Read more on U-T San Diego

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STEM skills critical to San Diego's genomics industry

STEM skills critical to San Diego's genomics industry Many people associate San Diego with great weather, beautiful beaches and proud military traditions. Perhaps they are aware of the world-class biomedical research taking place at the Scripps Research Institute, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research … Read more on U-T San Diego

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San Diego's options for financing stadium

San Diego's options for financing stadium San Diego — Recent discussion of how San Diego can pay for a new Chargers stadium has shifted away from traditional tax increases, which need approval from two-thirds of voters, toward different approaches that wouldn't face that daunting requirement. Read more on U-T San Diego

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San Diego's NASSCO lays keel for 610-foot tanker

San Diego's NASSCO lays keel for 610-foot tanker The first lady of San Diego swapped out her little black dress for coveralls and a welder's mask Friday. The wardrobe change was so she could take part in the keel-laying ceremony for a 610-foot-long, 50,000-ton tanker, one of five being built by San … Read more […]

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San Diego's crime rate fell by 13.5%

San Diego's crime rate fell by 13.5% The overall crime rate in San Diego decreased 13.5 percent last year, continuing a general downward trend for the past 25 years, according to police. Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman said the city hasn't seen such low numbers, in some cases, since the … Read more on U-T San Diego

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Which are San Diego's top luxury hotels?

Which are San Diego's top luxury hotels? Three luxury hotels in San Diego County — the Grand Del Mar, Park Hyatt Aviara and Rancho Valencia — earned five stars this year in Forbes Travel Guide's annual ranking. They are among an exclusive group of only 19 California properties and 115 … Read more on U-T San […]

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San Diego's Sabina Piras takes second

San Diego's Sabina Piras takes second Defending champion Natasha LaBeaud Anzures, of San Diego, placed fourth (1:15:19). "At 10 miles, I was together with Jane, so I was like, 'How am I going to beat her? This is my opportunity,' '' said Tuliamuk-Bolton, who competed in college at Wichita … Read more on U-T San […]

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Who uses San Diego's convention center?

Who uses San Diego's convention center? An eclectic amalgam of pop culture fanatics, cardiologists, mortgage bankers and auto enthusiasts will help drive robust attendance this year at the San Diego Convention Center, although overnight stays in local hotels will still be well below peak levels. Read more on U-T San Diego

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San Diego's Spreckels Organ turns 100 with free New Year's Eve concert

San Diego's Spreckels Organ turns 100 with free New Year's Eve concert A grand processional march begins at 7 p.m. from the big fountain between the San Diego National History Museum and the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center. The organ marks its centennial on another big note too. It has embarked on a fundraising campaign … […]

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San Diego's new FBI chief a science guy

San Diego's new FBI chief a science guy SAN DIEGO — With a bachelor's in mathematics and chemistry, and a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from Stanford University, Eric Birnbaum seemed headed for life in the lab. Instead, he surprised pretty much everybody by applying as a special agent in the FBI. Read more on U-T […]

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Mat McBriar comfortable as San Diego's new punter

Mat McBriar comfortable as San Diego's new punter SAN DIEGO — With some 1970s soul music playing in the background, new San Diego Chargers punter Mat McBriar enjoyed the group exhale that takes place in an NFL locker room after a Friday practice. The work has been put in and now it's time to play […]

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Q&A with San Diego's water lobbyist

Q&A with San Diego's water lobbyist As the lead lobbyist for the San Diego County Water Authority, Glenn Farrel advocates for projects such as the San Vicente Dam raise, which was dedicated this past summer and is shown above. U-T file photo. Read more on U-T San Diego

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San Diego's waterfront makeover is heavy on public space

San Diego's waterfront makeover is heavy on public space San Diego has had its share of large-scale, land-use successes: downtown condominium projects, high-rise hotels, the Gaslamp District entertainment zone, a new central library and, in years further past, a gleaming waterfront convention center, Petco … Read more on Los Angeles Times

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UT-San Diego's Imaginary “War on Cars”

UT-San Diego's Imaginary “War on Cars” Papa Doug Manchester's Mission Valley minions have decided to create an imaginary world to explain away recent court decisions adverse to the planning documents of the county government and the San Diego Association of Governments, or SANDAG. Read more on San Diego Free Press

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Tracking San Diego's Serious Dog Bites

Tracking San Diego's Serious Dog Bites NBC7 Investigates examined data from 7,600 reports of bites between July 2011 and June 2014 in the jurisdiction of Animal Services, which includes the unincorporated portion of the county as well as the cities of San Diego, Carlsbad, Santee, Solana … Read more on NBC 7 San Diego

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