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People take a holiday stroll against the background of the Los Angeles city skyline at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area on December 31, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. Schools and federal offices are closed today for the new year holiday. Unusually low temperatures have brought the snow level down to between 2,000 and 2,500 feet (610 and 762 meters) in the surrounding mountain areas. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Tops List Of Cities With Most Energy Efficient Buildings

Los Angeles has topped the list of cities with the highest number of energy efficient buildings for the sixth year, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s annual report, released Thursday.

04/10/2014

The Crown Princess cruise ship 'Hamilton' is at quay at Venice's port on December 2, 2012. The ban on cruise ships sailing too close to the coast in Venice and in nature reserves was imposed after the shipwreck of the Costa Concordia luxury liner off Giglio island in January, notably to protect the environment. (credit: VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

More Than 100 Contract Virus On Calif. Cruise, Voyage To Continue

More than 100 passengers have now contracted the highly contagious norovirus on a ship that is touring the California coast and sat docked in San Diego on Thursday, but the cruise line says it has no plans to cancel the voyage.

04/10/2014

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Man Arrested At Mexican Border In Connection To 2011 Attempted Murder

A 32-year-old man wanted in connected with the attempted murder of two men in Downey two years ago was arrested at the Mexican border and is behind bars in San Diego.

04/08/2014

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California Bill That Would End Orca Shows Stalls

The bill’s author, Democrat Richard Bloom of Santa Monica, agreed during the bill’s first hearing before the water, parks and wildlife committee to revisit his proposal after further study.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

Killer whales perform at SeaWorld. Off the coast of Dana Point these days, a pod of Orcas is calling this area home. (credit: Gerardo Mora/Getty Images)

Calif. Bill Would End SeaWorld Killer Whale Shows

The state Assembly will hold its first committee hearing Tuesday on AB2140 by Richard Bloom, D-Santa Monica, that is pitting animal welfare activists against a staple of San Diego’s tourism industry.

04/07/2014

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Former San Diego Mayor’s Confinement Comes To End

A three-month house arrest for San Diego’s former Mayor Bob Filner is ending.

04/06/2014

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Light On Local Teams, West Coast Tourney Locations Are A Bargain For NCAA Tournament Tickets

The close proximity to campus has led to Buffalo being amongst the most expensive host sites for the 2nd and 3rd round, with an average ticket price across all three sessions of $214.89.

03/20/2014

Leah Kritzer, 14, was last seen with the unidentified male in this photo. (credit: Manhattan Beach Police Dept.)

Missing Manhattan Beach Girl, 14, Found Safe In San Diego

Kritzer reportedly told authorities she was unharmed.

03/13/2014

(credit: Bonnie Lowenthal For Mayor)

Mailer For Long Beach Mayoral Candidate Depicts San Diego Skyline

A Long Beach mayoral candidate is saying “everyone makes mistakes” after her campaign mailer wrongly depicted a different waterfront city.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/06/2014

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Struggling Inglewood School District Spends Thousands To Send Educators To Swanky Resort

The Inglewood Unified School District, which is under state control, spent thousands of dollars to send educators on a weekend retreat to a swanky San Diego resort, CBS2’s David Goldstein reported.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/04/2014

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Veterans Group Asks Supreme Court To Allow San Diego Cross

A veterans group has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule a judge’s order to remove a war memorial cross from a Southern California mountain.

03/04/2014

Emirates Team New Zealand sails in front of the U.S.S. Carl Vinson in the AC500 Speed Trial during the America's Cup World Series, San Diego Match Racing Championship Fleet Race on November 20, 2011 at San Diego Bay in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

San Diego Unanimously Approves Bid Submission To Host 2017 America’s Cup

Port commissioners have voted unanimously to submit a bid to host the next America’s Cup on San Diego Bay in August 2017.

02/11/2014

Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was accused last July of making unwanted sexual advances by over a dozen female alleged vicitims. (credit: Bill Wechter/Getty Images)

San Diego To Pay $250K To Settle Filner Suit

San Diego will pay $250,000 to a woman who claimed she was sexually harassed by former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2014

Captain Jim Courier, Mike Bryan, Bob Bryan, John Isner and Sam Querrey of the US team stand for the National Anthem during the Davis Cup at Taco Bell Arena on April 5, 2013 in Boise, Idaho. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

US Davis Cup Captain Courier Impressed By San Diego’s Petco Park Setting

U.S. captain Jim Courier is impressed by the setting where his team will face a British team highlighted by Wimbledon champion Andy Murray in the first round of the Davis Cup.

01/28/2014

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San Diego’s Atkins To Be Next Assembly Speaker

Assembly Speaker John Perez, a Los Angeles Democrat, announced Wednesday that Atkins was selected by the 55-member Democratic caucus.

01/22/2014

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