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Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 at 01:18 PM PDT

Alaska Airlines Adds 6 Nonstop Routes from San Diego Airport

Alaska Airlines Adds 6 Nonstop Routes from San Diego Airport

Alaska Airlines and the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority announced Wednesday that the airline will add six new nonstop destinations this year from the San Diego International Airport.

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 at 10:54 AM PDT

Santee Movie Theater Project Passes Key Step

Santee Movie Theater Project Passes Key Step

It's been over 20 years since Santee had an indoor movie theater, but that could be changing. Plans to build an movie theater received a boost when the San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved the sale of land, proposed to house the theater, to the City of Santee. NBC 7's Todd Strain has more on the plans and why residents are so excited.

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 at 07:56 AM PDT

Former Member of Obama's Cabinet Joins Sempra Board

Former Member of Obama's Cabinet Joins Sempra Board

A former member of President Barack Obama’s cabinet has been appointed to Sempra Energy’s board of directors.

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 at 03:58 PM PDT

Explaining Elmer's Glue Shortage

Explaining Elmer's Glue Shortage

If you need glue, good luck finding it!

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 at 08:41 AM PDT

Imaging Co. Offering Advanced Brain Diagnostics

Imaging Co. Offering Advanced Brain Diagnostics

Imaging Healthcare Specialists has agreed to offer a new form of advanced brain diagnostics at its facility in Encinitas.

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YouTube Losing Major Advertisers Over 'Hateful' Videos

YouTube Losing Major Advertisers Over 'Hateful' Videos

AT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google's YouTube site after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory subjects. The spreading boycott confronts Google with a challenge that threatens to cost it hundreds of millions of dollars. YouTube's popularity stems from its massive and eclectic library of video, spanning everything from polished TV clips to raw diatribes posted by people bashing homosexuals.

Google Maps Already Tracks You; Now Other People Can, Too

Google Maps Already Tracks You; Now Other People Can, Too

Google Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family via the app — the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing. The location-monitoring feature will begin rolling out Wednesday in an update to the Google Maps mobile app, which is already installed on most of the world's smartphones. It will also be available on personal computers. Google believes the new tool will be a more convenient way for people to let someone know where they are without having to text or call them. The Mountain View, California, company has set up the controls so individuals can decide with whom they want to share their whereabouts and for how long — anywhere from a few minutes to indefinitely.

At Facial Recognition Hearing, Congress Attacks FBI

At Facial Recognition Hearing, Congress Attacks FBI

Democrats and Republicans alike hammered the FBI on Wednesday for its use of facial recognition software to identify potential suspects, saying the technology fosters racial bias, leads to arrests of innocent people and trashes Americans' privacy. More than 400 million pictures of Americans' faces are archived in local, state and federal law enforcement facial recognition networks, the federal Government Accountability Office reported last year, NBC News reported.

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