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Prof Holds Permit for SD's First Legal Pot Shop

Prof Holds Permit for SD's First Legal Pot Shop

San Diego will have its first legal medicinal marijuana dispensary within city limits. Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Whole Foods to Rank Produce:

Whole Foods to Rank Produce: "Good, Better or Best"

Whole Foods plans to start rolling out a system that ranks fruits and vegetables as... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
SD Hospitals Take New Ebola Precautions

SD Hospitals Take New Ebola Precautions

San Diego County hospitals are rolling out new and improved training procedures for health care workers who may come... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Flight Attendants Express Concern About Ebola: Official

Flight Attendants Express Concern About Ebola: Official

After a sick passenger on a United Airlines flight caused an Ebola scare at Los Angeles International... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Hillary Clinton Speaks to San Diego Convention

Hillary Clinton Speaks to San Diego Convention

NBC 7's Vanessa Herrera reports on how guests attending the American Academy of Pediatrics expo were treated to... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
La Jolla Lab to Get Ebola Antibodies

La Jolla Lab to Get Ebola Antibodies

Samples of antibodies from new Ebola survivors are heading to a lab in La Jolla, California, for analysis and... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
3 Kids Test Positive for Enterovirus in OC

3 Kids Test Positive for Enterovirus in OC

Three children in Orange County have tested positive for enterovirus D68 in cases “not linked with any... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Rabies Alert Issued for Del Mar Mud Run Participant

Rabies Alert Issued for Del Mar Mud Run Participant

A runner who participated in the Del Mar Mud Run last weekend is undergoing rabies tests for rabies after... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Money, Troops, Supplies Offered to Battle Ebola in Africa

Money, Troops, Supplies Offered to Battle Ebola in Africa

Donations from around the world aim at ending Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Study Underway for Possible Ebola Vaccine

Study Underway for Possible Ebola Vaccine

The first study of a possible Ebola vaccine is underway in Africa. Read »

Oct 10, 2014
How Ebola Is Spread

U.S. Marines in Liberia for Ebola Operation

Some 100 U.S. Marines arrived in Monrovia, Liberia, on Oct. 9, 2014, to take part in Operation United View »

Oct 10, 2014
San Diego County Prepared for Ebola Virus: Experts

San Diego County Prepared for Ebola Virus: Experts

Infectious disease expert in San Diego County said all acute care centers in the region are prepared to handle... Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Why Lindbergh Field Is Not Screening for Ebola

Why Lindbergh Field Is Not Screening for Ebola

San Diego's main airport is more of a destination airport than a hub. Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Expert Rejects Evidence of Life in Jahi McMath

Expert Rejects Evidence of Life in Jahi McMath

A court-appointed expert has told a California judge he sees no evidence that a 13-year-old girl is alive 10 months... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
Terminally Ill Woman Plans to Die With Dignity Nov. 1

Terminally Ill Woman Plans to Die With Dignity Nov. 1

Brittany Maynard has picked the date she wants to die. The terminally ill 29-year-old says she plans to die... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
Is Artificial Turf Safe? Ex-Soccer Players Have Doubts

Is Artificial Turf Safe? Ex-Soccer Players Have Doubts

From high schools to multi-million-dollar sports complexes, artificial turf soccer fields are everywhere in... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
UCSC Fighting Ebola With Technology

UCSC Fighting Ebola With Technology

UC Santa Cruz merging science and technology to fight Ebola. Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
Ebola in America

Ebola in America

The first confirmed case of Ebola in the United States sparked immediate concerns about who may have been... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Enterovirus-D68 Outbreak

Enterovirus-D68 Outbreak

A deadly outbreak of an uncommon virus, enterovirus-D68, has made children across the country ill and has left some... Read »

Oct 7, 2014

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