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Meth In The Morning, Heroin At Night: Inside The Seesaw Struggle of Dual Addiction

Meth In The Morning, Heroin At Night: Inside The Seesaw Struggle of Dual Addiction

HEALTH/FITNESS | By April Dembosky, KQED | Jul 17
Researchers who have tracked drug use for decades believe the new meth crisis got a kick-start from the opioid epidemic.

Germany Introducing Mandatory Measles Vaccination for Kids

Germany Introducing Mandatory Measles Vaccination for Kids

The German government is proposing a measure to make measles vaccinations mandatory for children and employees of kindergartens and schools.

Apple, Google Continue Inclusive Push with New Emojis

Apple, Google Continue Inclusive Push with New Emojis

NEWS | Jul 17
Apple and Google are rolling out dozens of new emojis that of course include cute critters, but the tech giants also continue to push the boundaries of inclusion and diversity.

Technology Beating Romanticism at Tour de France

Technology Beating Romanticism at Tour de France

TECHNOLOGY | By Samuel Petrequin | Jul 17
With all the technology stacked against them, the six breakaway riders at the Tour de France had no hope of making it to the finish without being caught.

Egypt Releases Transgender Woman After 4 Months in Jail

Egypt Releases Transgender Woman After 4 Months in Jail

NEWS | Jul 17
An Egyptian rights group says authorities have released a transgender woman held for more than four months in connection to a call for protests.

Parsons Snub, 'Schitt's Creek' Love Among Emmy Surprises

Parsons Snub, 'Schitt's Creek' Love Among Emmy Surprises

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Jul 17
Some Emmy Award nominations seemed like a lock: "Game of Thrones" was going to earn a haul . "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" would still charm voters. The final goodbye to "Veep" would surely end in nominations.

House Vote Condemns Trump's Tweets, Draws Some GOP Support

House Vote Condemns Trump's Tweets, Draws Some GOP Support

NEWS | By Alan Fram and Darlene Superville | Jul 17
In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led U.S. House voted to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four congresswomen of color, despite protestations by Trump's Republican congressional allies.

Brosnahan, Chlumsky, Shalhoub Reaction to their Emmy Noms

Brosnahan, Chlumsky, Shalhoub Reaction to their Emmy Noms

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 17
Stars react to Tuesday's 71st Primetime Emmy Award nominations.

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens Dies at 99

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens Dies at 99

NEWS | By Mark Sherman and Connie Cass | Jul 17
John Paul Stevens, the bow-tied, independent-thinking, Republican-nominated justice who unexpectedly emerged as the Supreme Court's leading liberal, died Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after suffering a stroke Monday. He was 99.

San Diego Pride Celebration  @ Balboa Park :: July 13 -14, 2019

San Diego Pride Celebration @ Balboa Park :: July 13 -14, 2019

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 16
San Diego held its LGBTQ Pride celebration at Balboa Park with four stages and over 100 performers and community activists.


Entertainment

 Review :: Dear Evan Hansen

Review :: Dear Evan Hansen

THEATRE | By Robert Nesti | Jul 16
Few musicals bond so immediately with its audience as "Dear Evan Hansen," the sensational musical that has developed into a cultural sensation.


Business

Africans Flee to South America on Dangerous Journey to U.S.

Africans Flee to South America on Dangerous Journey to U.S.

LEGAL | By David Sharp | Jul 17
Hundreds of Africans trying to escape violence and poverty are forgoing a journey to Europe for a longer, still-dangerous land route to the United States through South America.


Technology

Cyberattacks Inflict Deep Harm at Technology-Rich Schools

Cyberattacks Inflict Deep Harm at Technology-Rich Schools

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Melia | Jul 17
The kind of attacks more commonly reserved for banks and other institutions holding sensitive data are increasingly targeting school systems around the country.


Style

Taste of the Tour: The Pitfalls of Owning a French Chateau

Taste of the Tour: The Pitfalls of Owning a French Chateau

HOME | By John Leicester | Jul 17
The Tour de France loves castles. Not a day passes without the TV cameras zooming in on one of the country's magnificent châteaux along the race route, conjuring up dreams of living the high life, perhaps with a glass of Champagne in hand.


Nightlife

San Diego Pride Parade :: July 13, 3019

San Diego Pride Parade :: July 13, 3019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 15
It was a beautiful sunny day as the crowds came out to enjoy the San Diego Pride Parade and to support the LGBTQ community. People cheered as the participants marched through Hillcrest into Balboa Park for the Pride Celebration.