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Friday, Oct 20, 2017

Investigators Analyze Las Vegas Shooter's Behavior

Investigators Analyze Las Vegas Shooter's Behavior

NBC 7's Gene Cubbison reports what investigators say about the motive behind the Las Vegas shooter's behavior.

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017

Politically Speaking: County Supervisor Race

Politically Speaking: County Supervisor Race

NBC 7's Gene Cubbison speaks with Assemblywoman Lori Saldana, a candidate for County Supervisor, about her candidacy. 

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017

Politically Speaking: 'Housing First' Strategy

Politically Speaking: 'Housing First' Strategy

It's going to be hard to catch up with building all the homes that are needed here in California. At least 100,000 a year, probabaly more, beyond what's already planned, given our current population growth.

Friday, Oct 6, 2017

Politically Speaking: One Nation Divided?

Politically Speaking: One Nation Divided?

 Scott Lewis, managing editor of our media partner, Voice of San Diego and, political analyst Jonathan Harris discuss how U.S. citizens are divided in ways that rival the late Sixties and early Seventies..

Friday, Oct 6, 2017

Politically Speaking: Short Term Rental

Politically Speaking: Short Term Rental

San Diego City Councilmember Barbara Bry has been watching this fast-growing niche of commercial activity known as host-listed rental housing as it becomes a booming business. She discusses the need for...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017

Politically Speaking: San Diego Shelter Crisis

Politically Speaking: San Diego Shelter Crisis

Chris Ward, chairman of the City Council's Select Committee on Homelessness and Lisa Halverstadt, who's been covering homelessness and, lately, Hepatitis A for our media partner, Voice of San Diego joins NBC...

Sunday, Oct 1, 2017

Politically Speaking: One Nation Divided?

Politically Speaking: One Nation Divided?

Since January 20th, Inauguration Day, this nation has had a President who commands a high level of of attention. But respect? Not according to approval ratings.These may be the United States, but our citizens...

Sunday, Oct 1, 2017

Politically Speaking: Short Term Rentals

Politically Speaking: Short Term Rentals

 San Diego has become the nation's fourth busiest city in host-listed rental housing, according to Airbnb. But how should that business be regulated? San Diego Councilman Chris Ward and Councilwoman...

Monday, Oct 2, 2017

Politically Speaking: San Diego Homelessness and Hep A

Politically Speaking: San Diego Homelessness and Hep A

 You don't have to go downtown to see San Diego's homeless population. Many of them are now sick with Hepatitis A in one of the largest outbreaks in county history. San Diego City Council President Pro...

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017

Politically Speaking: A Discussion on Public Safety in San Diego

Politically Speaking: A Discussion on Public Safety in San Diego

 One of the hallmarks of a livable neighborhood is public safety, and to promote those qualities is a City Council committee focused on funding and staffing what's needed. The chair of that committee is 6th

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Lost Hiker Used Gun in Desperation, Authorities Conclude

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Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Vista

A pedestrian jaywalking in Vista was struck and killed Sunday night, San Diego County Sheriff's Deputy Michael Power said.

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