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SDSU bans smoking on campus

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State University has eliminated the remaining 12 designated smoking areas on campus, adopting a no-tobacco policy. U-T San Diego reports the university will be smoke-free when students return for […]

12/30/2013

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6 geezers laying? Holidays bring on song botches

NEW YORK (AP) – Milk and spiders? Nine lazy Hansons? Sleep in heavenly peas? It’s that time of year: holiday music time. And with holiday music comes all the strange and twisted things we sometimes […]

12/11/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner apologizes for his behavior in this frame from a video produced by the city of San Diego Thursday, July 11, 2013. (AP Photo/City of San Diego)

San Diego mayor to get therapy amid scandal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner said Friday he will undergo therapy after less than a year in office amid allegations that he sexually harassed women. Filner announced his plan for a […]

07/26/2013

Attorney Gloria Allred, right, listens as her client, Irene McCormack, talks about the alleged sexual misconduct she suffered at the hands of San Diego Mayor Bib Filner at a news conference in San Diego, July 22, 2013. McCormack had been Communications Director for Mayor Filner. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Claims against mayor inflict turmoil on San Diego

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The news release intended to project an air of normalcy: “Forward with City Business!” exclaimed the announcement Mayor Bob Filner put out last week with some upbeat photos showing the mayor […]

07/25/2013

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Study: Youth attitudes shift in Great Recession

CHICAGO (AP) — Drew Miller clearly remembers the day his father was laid off. Miller, now 25, was a freshman at an Ohio college, full of hope and ready to take on the world. But […]

07/11/2013

Email, voicemail, text – no response. What gives?

CHICAGO (AP) — Technology is supposed to make us easier to reach, and often does. But the same modes of communication that have hooked us on the instant reply also can leave us feeling forgotten.

02/26/2013

Ralph Rubio

Ralph Rubio on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Ralph Rubio, the Co-founder of Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill. Beginning with a small taco stand, Rubio has grown his company into a highly successful restaurant chain with 200 locations.

02/22/2013

Meryl Streep

Are Hollywood awards by gender out of touch?

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Do Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway and Helen Mirren really need a category just for women — a singular kind of affirmative action — to snare an Oscar, Emmy or Screen Actors Guild trophy?

01/24/2013

Basketball at sea

A college basketball game has been postponed because of rain. What a minute — what? Ninth-ranked Syracuse and 20th-ranked San Diego State were going to play Friday night on the flight deck of the decommissioned […]

11/07/2012

2 planets discovered, 5k light years away

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – The first discovery of two planets orbiting a pair of stars 5,000 light years away was announced today by a team led by a San Diego State University astronomy professor. The […]

08/29/2012

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