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Ex-U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds Deported From Zimbabwe

Ex-U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds Deported From Zimbabwe

Lawyers for former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds say he was deported to the U.S. after a paying a fine for... Watch »

Feb 24, 2014
Timeline: Medical Marijuana in San Diego

Timeline: Medical Marijuana in San Diego

A look at the 17 years since Prop 215 was passed. Read »

Feb 25, 2014
Roker, de Blasio Shake Hands After Weather Spat

Roker, de Blasio Shake Hands After Weather Spat

Al Roker and Mayor de Blasio shook hands Monday on NBC’s “Today” show after the weatherman recently criticized... Read »

Feb 24, 2014
City to Honor Filner Accuser

City to Honor Filner Accuser

A great-grandmother claims San Diego Mayor Bob Filner kissed her on her lips, repeatedly asked her out and... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
Mexican Multi-Millionaire Charged in Campaign Finance Scandal

Mexican Multi-Millionaire Charged in Campaign Finance Scandal

A Mexican businessman and multi-millionaire, accused of funneling more than $500,000 into political local campaigns,... Read »

Feb 20, 2014
Colo. Lawmaker Leaves Loaded Handgun in State Capitol

Colo. Lawmaker Leaves Loaded Handgun in State Capitol

A Colorado state lawmaker left a loaded handgun in the state Capitol building earlier this month, The Denver... Read »

Feb 20, 2014
101-Year-Old Sarasota Man Running for Congress

101-Year-Old Sarasota Man Running for Congress

Florida resident Joe Newman, 101, recently announced a bid for Congress, saying he will run as a write-in candidate... Read »

Feb 19, 2014
Major Parties Lose More Ground Among Calif. Voters

Major Parties Lose More Ground Among Calif. Voters

A new report says California's two major political parties are losing ground as more voters decline to state a party... Read »

Feb 19, 2014
Leading Groups Won't Seek CA Pot Legalization in 2014

Leading Groups Won't Seek CA Pot Legalization in 2014

A coalition of leading drug reform groups has decided against pursuing a ballot initiative this year to legalize the... Read »

Feb 19, 2014
Woman Tricked Into Miscarriage Pleads for New Law

Woman Tricked Into Miscarriage Pleads for New Law

A Florida woman who authorities say was tricked into taking abortion drugs by her ex-boyfriend is urging... Read »

Feb 19, 2014
Funding to Fix Dangerous School Route Stalled

Funding to Fix Dangerous School Route Stalled

Just about three feet outside a 2002 Pardee homes development in San Ysidro called "Ocean View,"... Watch »

Mar 5, 2014
Ex-Congressman Arrested in Zimbabwe: Report

Ex-Congressman Arrested in Zimbabwe: Report

A Zimbabwean official said Tuesday morning that immigration officers had arrested former Read »

Feb 18, 2014
Chula Vista Campaigns Underway

Chula Vista Campaigns Underway

Four seats are open for nomination during the Chula Vista election cycle this year - with 16 candidates... Read »

Feb 17, 2014
Faulconer Preps for New Job

Faulconer Preps for New Job

San Diego's new mayor-elect Kevin Faulconer speaks with NBC 7's Gene Cubbison about his plans for the city... Read »

Feb 15, 2014
Faulconer Ready to Get to Work

Faulconer Ready to Get to Work

NBC 7's Marianne Kushi talks with San Diego's Mayor-Elect Kevin Faulconer the morning after he won the... Watch »

Feb 12, 2014
Chargers Will Seek Faulconer's Backing for Stadium

Chargers Will Seek Faulconer's Backing for Stadium

The San Diego Chargers are eager to resume their long, winding push for a new stadium now that Republican... Read »

Feb 12, 2014
McCormack Jackson: ‘Together, We Made a Difference’

McCormack Jackson: ‘Together, We Made a Difference’

The woman who reached a $250,000 settlement with the City of San Diego in a civil lawsuit involving former embattled... Read »

Feb 11, 2014
House OKs Raising the Debt Ceiling

House OKs Raising the Debt Ceiling

The House passed a bill to raise the debt ceiling Tuesday, clearing the way for the Treasury Department to... Read »

Feb 11, 2014
Polls to Open in Race for Mayor

Polls to Open in Race for Mayor

NBC 7's Elena Gomez speaks with San Diego Registrar of Voters Michael Vu about the process for electing San Diego's... Watch »

Feb 11, 2014
More Subpoenas Coming in N.J. Bridge Closure Probe

More Subpoenas Coming in N.J. Bridge Closure Probe

More than a dozen additional subpoenas surrounding the George Washington Bridge scandal are expected to be issued by... Read »

Feb 10, 2014
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