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  • Fall quarter kicks off UCSD's 50th anniversary

    Fall quarter kicks off UCSD's 50th anniversary
    About 29,000 students began the fall quarter at UC San Diego Thursday, kicking off the school's 50th anniversary year. The student body will include 3,950 freshmen, who had an overall average grade-point average of 3.98, and a record 2,600 transfer...
  • Bomb caused blast that injured pickup driver

    Bomb caused blast that injured pickup driver
    A pipe bomb exploded in a pickup Thursday afternoon when the driver switched on the ignition, investigators said Friday. The blast in the 12000 block Via Hacienda in Rancho San Diego happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. Thursday when Connie Hoagland,...
  • Residents urged to turn in unused prescription drugs

    Residents urged to turn in unused prescription drugs
    Residents across San Diego County are being urged to help fight the growing problem of prescription- drug abuse by taking part in a nationwide medication "take back'' drive this weekend. On Saturday, hospitals, police stations, military facilities and...
  • UCSD prof awarded $500K 'Genius Grant'

    UCSD prof awarded $500K 'Genius Grant'
    A UC San Diego professor who specializes in sign language is the recipient of a $500,000 award from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, it was announced Tuesday. Carol Padden, a professor in UCSD's Department of Communication, will receive...
  • Chasing Down the Muse: Where great art does matter

    It starts with a dream … a dream of what can be … a free-form process that lets the imagination soar. It's the birth of an idea, the twist of a thought, the seeds of creative expression freed from critical restraints. It's the essence of the...
  • Research ship makes rare port call

    Research ship makes rare port call
    The oldest research ship in the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's fleet is almost never in port, yet it has docked for brief stay and provided lessons to teachers from across the nation. The 279-foot long USNS Melville has been in service since...
  • Lobster diver pulled from Mission Bay dies

    Lobster diver pulled from Mission Bay dies
    Authorities said a lobster diver pulled unconscious from Mission Bay in San Diego has died. Luke Ausdemore, 25, of Rancho Penasquitos was lobster diving near Mariner's Point when a friend found him unconscious about 20 feet underwater Tuesday night and...
  • Measure would transform city school board

    Measure would transform city school board
    Supporters of a proposal to expand the current San Diego Unified School Board from five member to nine members say they have enough signatures to put the measure up for a public vote. The group, San Diegans 4 Great Schools said  their petition drive...
  • Scholarship Awards Breakfast - Corona del Mar

    CORONA DEL MAR HIGH SCHOOL Lyssa Aruda AP Classes/School Activities/Clubs: AP physics; statistics; lit/comp; gov't/econ; art history; calculus; lang/comp; chemistry; U.S. history; European history; President, National Honor Society; President and...
  • Scholarship Awards Breakfast - Newport Harbor

    NEWPORT HARBOR HIGH SCHOOL Jason Cernius AP Classes/School Activities/Clubs: Art History, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Computer Science A, English Language, English Literature, European History, Physics C (Electricity and Magnetism), Physics C...
  • Briefs: Grayson, Truxton selected all-stars

    Briefs: Grayson, Truxton selected all-stars
    EDITOR'S NOTE: This corrects that Chase Wilson finished third at the Assn. of Surfing Professionals Hurley Rob Machado Pro. Newport Harbor High safety Kellon Truxton and Costa Mesa cornerback DaSean Grayson were the only two Newport-Mesa seniors to earn...