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UC San Diego Scientists Assist in Ocean DNA Project

UC San Diego Scientists Assist in Ocean DNA Project

The scientists sequenced 26 bacterial genomes during a three-week expedition last year to the Line Islands, which are south of Hawaii.
UCSD Medical School Creates New Mouse to Stimulate Liver Disease

UCSD Medical School Creates New Mouse to Stimulate Liver Disease

Studies were stymied by lack of enough small animals in which the disease could be stimulated.

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Legislature Approves Community Colleges Giving 4-Year Degrees

Legislature Approves Community Colleges Giving 4-Year Degrees

The measure would allow the schools to offer the four-year degrees when a local workforce need for college graduates can be shown.
Dangerous Rip Currents, High Surf, Pose Hazard at Beaches

Dangerous Rip Currents, High Surf, Pose Hazard at Beaches

A swell out of the south headed toward Southern California prompted the National Weather Service to issue a beach advisory.
Almond, Peanut Butters Recalled Because of Salmonella Fears

Almond, Peanut Butters Recalled Because of Salmonella Fears

The goods in question were sold at Whole Foods, Kroger, and Trader Joe's.
San Diego Beaches Closed by Lightning, Flash Flood Hazards

San Diego Beaches Closed by Lightning, Flash Flood Hazards

A line of thunderstorm cells moving over south and central San Diego County around 7:30 a.m. upped the risk for ground and ocean lightning.
Jackass Star Releases Video if Him Changing SeaWorld Exit Sign

Jackass Star Releases Video if Him Changing SeaWorld Exit Sign

Steve-O says he changed the sign at the SeaWorld exit on southbound I-5.
SeaWorld Will no Longer Have Trainers in With Whales

SeaWorld Will no Longer Have Trainers in With Whales

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment revealed in a quarterly filing with the U.S. SEC that it would no longer pursue an appeal of OSHA citations.
Beware of Lightning And Flooding at Beaches

Beware of Lightning And Flooding at Beaches

A line of thunderstorms moving over south and central San Diego County upped the risk for cloud-to-ground and cloud-to-water lightning.
UC San Diego Scientists Assist in Ocean DNA Project

UC San Diego Scientists Assist in Ocean DNA Project

The scientists sequenced 26 bacterial genomes during a three-week expedition last year to the Line Islands, which are south of Hawaii.
Council Green Lights Pay Hike in San Diego

Council Green Lights Pay Hike in San Diego

The minimum wage is set to go up to $9.75 on Jan. 1, $10.50 in January 2016 and $11.50 in January 2017.
UCSD Medical School Creates New Mouse to Stimulate Liver Disease

UCSD Medical School Creates New Mouse to Stimulate Liver Disease

Studies were stymied by lack of enough small animals in which the disease could be stimulated.
Woman Accused of Plowing Down Bicyclists While on Drugs Arraigned

Woman Accused of Plowing Down Bicyclists While on Drugs Arraigned

Theresa Lynn Owens, 49, pleaded not guilty to felony charges of driving under the influence of a controlled substance and drug possession.
Baby Masai Giraffe Gets Big Kiss From His Mama

Baby Masai Giraffe Gets Big Kiss From His Mama

The calf, named Gowon (pronounced Go-wan), Masai for maker of rain, was born on July 31.
SeaWorld Plans Killer Whale Environment Expansion

SeaWorld Plans Killer Whale Environment Expansion

Some people are less than pleased with plan.
Albertson's Reports Hacker May Have Compromised Shoppers' Private Information

Albertson's Reports Hacker May Have Compromised Shoppers' Private Information

Albertson's Reports Hacker May Have Compromised Shoppers' Private Information.
Support Troops by Donating Your Unused Phones in La Jolla

Support Troops by Donating Your Unused Phones in La Jolla

Phones can be donated to 'Cell Phones For Soldiers' at several locations.
Cafeteria Food at UCSD Rated Among Top

Cafeteria Food at UCSD Rated Among Top

UC San Diego Named One of Best Colleges for Food in U.S.
Coastal Commission Forbids Bathers at Children's Pool

Coastal Commission Forbids Bathers at Children's Pool

The ban would be during the harbor seal pupping season.
Voters to Decide on $7.5B Water Bond in November

Voters to Decide on $7.5B Water Bond in November

The bond includes money for two new reservoirs.
New Blood: Tracing the Beginnings of Hematopoietic Stem Cells

New Blood: Tracing the Beginnings of Hematopoietic Stem Cells

Researchers uncover earliest clues yet to development of cells that produce all adult blood cells.
Coastal Commission Green Lights Transportation Package

Coastal Commission Green Lights Transportation Package

The plan outlines rail, highway, public transit, bicycle, pedestrian and coastal resource improvements from La Jolla to Oceanside.