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Monday, Sep 11, 2017

Politically Speaking: Building a Southern Border Wall

Politically Speaking: Building a Southern Border Wall

NBC 7's Gene Cubbison talks with Councilmember Georgette Gomez (9th District) who wants city leadership to speak out against the construction of President Donald Trump's proposed border wall.

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017

Politically Speaking: Different Deal in D.C.

Politically Speaking: Different Deal in D.C.

 T.J. O'Hara, JD, is a business consultant and motivational speaker who's well-steeped in politics. T.J. ran as an independent candidate in the 2012 Presidential election and was endorsed by the Modern Whig...

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017

Politically Speaking: The Art of the Audit

Politically Speaking: The Art of the Audit

San Diego's annual budget is measured in the billions of dollars, and city leaders work to make sure its operations run efficiently -- without waste, fraud and abuse. City Auditor Eduardo Luna, a key...

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017

Politically Speaking: Governor's Race

Politically Speaking: Governor's Race

Jerry Brown still has 16 months left on his fourth term as governor, but no shortage of would-be successors who want that job. One lives right here in Rancho Santa Fe. Jox Cox is multimillionaire...

Friday, Aug 25, 2017

Politically Speaking: Property Tax Oversight

Politically Speaking: Property Tax Oversight

Friday, Aug 25, 2017

Politically Speaking: State Legislative Agenda

Politically Speaking: State Legislative Agenda

Friday, Aug 25, 2017

Politically Speaking: San Diego Affordable Housing

Politically Speaking: San Diego Affordable Housing

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017

Politically Speaking: Energy of Choice, Pt. II

Politically Speaking: Energy of Choice, Pt. II

 There's a growing movement of cities and counties whose residents can get their electricity from nonprofit providers, as opposed to traditional gas & electric outfits.

Sunday, Aug 20, 2017

Politically Speaking: Energy of Choice

Politically Speaking: Energy of Choice

There's a growing movement of cities and counties whose residents can get their electricity from nonprofit providers, as opposed to traditional gas & electric outfits. It's a program called "Community...

Sunday, Aug 20, 2017

Politically Speaking: Measure A Numbers

Politically Speaking: Measure A Numbers

Measure A, the measure to benefit local transportation projects, failed for lack of a two-thirds voter majority. It was promoted by the San Diego Assn. of Governments (SANDAG) which, because of schedule...

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Beloved Father of 6, 'El Nene' Killed in Motorcycle Accident
Beloved Father of 6, 'El Nene' Killed in Motorcycle Accident

A father of six children, beloved by his friends and family, was killed in a motorcycle accident involving a semi-truck in National City Monday.

Nearly 200 Local Guns Recovered in Connection With Crimes
Nearly 200 Local Guns Recovered in Connection With Crimes

The FBI estimates in the last 10 years 2 million guns were lost and stolen in America. Often times they are sold or bartered in the underground markets and used to commit crimes.

Gun Theft From Legal Owners Is on the Rise, Fueling Violence
Gun Theft From Legal Owners Is on the Rise, Fueling Violence

Hundreds of thousands of firearms stolen from the homes and vehicles of legal owners are flowing each year into underground markets, and the numbers are rising. Those weapons often end up in the hands of people...

Say Goodbye to Disneyland's Southern California Pass
Say Goodbye to Disneyland's Southern California Pass

Disneyland Monday stopped selling its Southern California annual passes, which the company also did once before in 2014 before reinstating the program last year.

CBS Suspends Rose, PBS Halts His Show Following Allegations
CBS Suspends Rose, PBS Halts His Show Following Allegations

Charlie Rose is the latest public figure to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, with PBS halting distribution of his nightly interview show and CBS News suspending him Monday following a Washington Post...

Fire Damages Navy Dental Clinic in Balboa Park, Injuring
Fire Damages Navy Dental Clinic in Balboa Park, Injuring

A fire ripped through the Navy's dental clinic in Balboa Park Monday, burning one patient and three staff members, confirmed the Naval Medical Center.