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In November, a jury found San Diego County liable in the death of Daniel Sisson, a 21-year-old inmate in the Vista Detentio... more

Jan 26, 2015 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

The war among Civic San Diego's board of directors continues. On one side, there are those who want elected officials to closely regulate the city-owned nonprofit. On the other, there are those vying for as much autonomy as possible. ... more

Oct 28, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

To swat down allegations that he sexually harassed former staffer Todd Bosnich, Carl DeMaio has insisted that Bosnich is retali... more

Oct 24, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

In a CNN story last week about allegations that he'd sexually harassed Todd Bosnich, his former policy director, Carl DeMaio claimed that the "tro... more

Oct 16, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

On June 2, the day before the primary election, Todd Bosnich recorded an interview with Mike Slater, a talk-show host on conservative radio station KFMB. Bosnich is the former policy director for Carl DeMaio's congressional campaign and has a... more

Oct 13, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

It's been almost a decade since San Diego set a goal to end chronic homelessness, but two vital components in that effort are now in place: a coordinated asse... more

Sep 30, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

After being on hold for more than two years, the city of San Diego's competitive-bidding process for 911 ambulance service looks like it's headed for yet another delay.In August, state officials declined to approve the city's f... more

Sep 24, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Council Republicans called it "unfeasible" and "meaningless," but on Monday, the Democratic-controlled City San Diego Council passed a resolution telling Mayor Kevin Faulconer to cough up a draft of the city's Climate Action Plan, which <a hr... more

Sep 23, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Beware what you post on social media, especially if you plan to get a job in politics. And if you're a candidate, make damn sure your staff's vetted the social-media accounts of anyone you're planning to hire. Carl DeMaio's campaign, and the ... more

Sep 20, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Blasting the allegations as "not founded in reality," Mayor Kevin Faulconer's green-visor brigade on Friday struck back against claims by attorney Cory Briggs that the city is failing to properly disclose the extent of San Diego's deferred-ma... more

Sep 6, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Of the thousands of cases referred every year to regional prosecutors, which get pursued and which get ignored? It's a standard question that many crime journalists fresh on the beat start with. Veteran editors often tell cub reporte... more

Aug 22, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Confirming months of rumors, Bill Fulton, planning director for the city of San Diego, submitted his letter of resignation, according to a memo released Friday by Mayor Kevin ... more

Aug 1, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News