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  1. CWI 2 Acquires San Diego Marriott La JollaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hotel Business

    Michael Medzigian, CEO of CWI 2, said, "The opportunity to expand our West Coast presence and at the same time acquire a recently renovated, high-quality property allowed us to add a strong cash flowing asset in a submarket with very high barriers to entry. We believe the hotel's prime La Jolla location will allow us to continue to benefit from the strong demand generators in greater San Diego, while at the same time mitigating long-term supply risk as a result of the high degree of difficulty and expense that go along with new construction in this area.

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  2. Smart Travel: San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mydigitalfc.com

    That time of the year when San Diego transforms into a nerd town, as tens of thousands of monsters, aliens, manga characters and caped crusaders throng the streets for Comic-Con. What to see: California Surf Museum: It's easy to spend an hour in this heartfelt museum of surf artifacts, from a timeline of surfing history to surf-themed art and a radical collection of boards, including the one chomped by a shark when it ate the arm of surfer Bethany Hamilton.

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  3. 8 Pokemon hangouts in San Diego during Comic-ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Los Angeles Times

    Pokmon craze seems to be peaking, meaning herds of nerds will be hitting the streets. According to the San Diego Tourism Authority, here are eight places where Pokmon fans can get the most out of the experience: The Gaslamp Quarter and East Village in downtown San Diego are bound to be a Pokehub for Pokmon gamers, considering proximity to the convention center.

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  4. How to Get to Comic-Con Via Public TransitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | NBC San Diego

    With San Diego Comic-Con International 2016 taking over downtown San Diego this week, the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System will increase service on all trolley lines and some bus routes Wednesday through Sunday so attendees can get in and out of the pop culture convention at superhero speed. In anticipation of large crowds, MTS says the Green, Orange and UC San Diego Blue trolley lines will depart all stations every 15 minutes.

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  5. Top weekend events: Pride, Dixie Chicks, sandcastles in IBRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    With a timely theme of "Pride Unites the World," San Diego's annual celebration of the LGBT community returns Friday through Sunday. Highlights of Pride's 2016 festivities include the parade, which winds through Hillcrest along University and Sixth avenues, and a two-day music festival in Balboa Park.

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  6. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    The 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor will be this year, and there is a big effort underway to fly the oldest living survivor of the attack to Hawaii to commemorate it. There are 2,000 survivors still alive today, and many are in their 90's.

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  7. British Open postcard: playing bumper carsJul 13, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    JULY 13: Francesco Molinari of Italy chips on to a green during a practice round ahead of the 145th Open Championship at Royal Troon on July 13, 2016 in Troon, Scotland. ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, CM - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD ** Stuart Franklin - Getty Images TROON, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: Francesco Molinari of Italy chips on to a green during a practice round ahead of the 145th Open Championship at Royal Troon on July 13, 2016 in Troon, Scotland.

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  8. Focus: Is skyjacker D.B. Cooper living in our midst?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A four-hour documentary that aired on the History Channel this week suggests the infamous airplane hijacker known worldwide as D.B. Cooper may be living out a quiet retirement in a Banker's Hill condominium. The documentary is the work of Ventura County filmmaker Thomas J. Colbert, who says he spent five years with a team of 40 investigators to identify the enigmatic Cooper.

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  9. John Devine, Just A Thought: San Diego was perfect choice for All-Star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Monterey County Herald

    Living up to its self-proclaimed name America's Finest City hasn't been hard for San Diego as it hosts Major League Baseball's All-Star Game. A little Hollywood to a sun soaked city, along with the glitter of Times Square was added with red carpet treatment for baseball's biggest stars.

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  10. Wedding: Katharine Turkle & Aaron NuttenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Except for a year abroad, Nutten lived in San Diego for a decade from the time he was 18, graduating from Cuyamaca College. Turkle resided in East County.

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  11. Hilton Opens Dual-Brand Property in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Hotel Business

    The dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Downtown/Bayside and Homewood Suites by Hilton San Diego Downtown/Bayside has opened, bringing a total of 364 new rooms to the heart of downtown San Diego. The opening further establishes Hilton Worldwide's presence in California and serves as an example of the brand's expansion into urban areas.

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  12. Luxury hotels critical to Anaheim's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Wave

    More than $2 billion is being invested to bring the magic of Star Wars to Disneyland, expand the Anaheim Convention Center, enhance hotel choices and improve parking and traffic for visitors and residents alike. The changes are the most significant since the late-1990s expansion that turned the Anaheim resort district into a world-class destination.

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  13. Would you pay $800,000 to live in a home made out of shipping containers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Los Angeles Times

    The first shipping container domicile approved by the city of San Diego is set for occupancy soon. Two entrepreneurs who have spent their careers fixing up old houses for resale have constructed a home out of six shipping containers.

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  14. MTS Announces New Partnership with UberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Mass Transit

    The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System announced today a new partnership with Uber to increase ease of access to MTS Trolley and Rapid services in time for San Diego's two world-class events in July - the MLB All-Star Game and Comic-Con International. Both events will attract hundreds of thousands of people and many will ride MTS services to avoid traffic and parking hassles downtown.

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  15. Largest US measles outbreak in ArizonaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A series of attacks on San Diego's homeless population this week have left two transients dead and a community on edge as police search for one man suspected of the bloodshed. Ron Shatto normally sleeps under a tarp stretched over two shopping carts, but on Wednesday night he joined other transients in a small camp and never closed his eyes.

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  16. Sailor's medical background questioned after training deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Lovelace, a Navy SEAL trainee who died during his first week of basic training in Coronado,... A series of attacks on San Diego's homeless population this week have left two transients dead and a community on edge as police search for one man suspected of the bloodshed. Ron Shatto normally sleeps under a tarp stretched over two shopping carts, but on Wednesday night he joined other transients in a small camp and never closed his eyes.

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    Thursday Jul 7 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A crew works to wrap a trolley car with an advertising wrap in preparation for Comic-Con at the MTS trolley maintenance facility in San Diego between late Monday night. The transportation agency and Uber are partnering to encourage public transit during the Con and other July events.

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  18. UCSD offers 30,000 freshmen admission for fall semesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    UC San Diego announced Wednesday that it has offered admission to more than 30,000 freshmen for the fall semester, almost 3,800 more than last year, and around 9,800 transfer students, up by more than 1,650. "We are pleased to welcome this exceptional new class of students," said UCSD Chancellor Pradeep Khosla.

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  19. Navy SEAL trainee death ruled a homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    The drowning death of a Navy SEAL trainee who was pulled from a pool during training at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado has been ruled a homicide. On May 6, Seaman James Derek Lovelace, 21, went into distress during a training exercising called "drown proofing,'' in which prospective SEALs tread water while in uniform and wearing a diving mask, according to the Navy.

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    Tuesday Jul 5 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    While attendance figures for this year's just-closed San Diego International Fringe Festival aren't in yet, ticket sales, long lines and packed houses prove that the just-closed theater and dance fest was a box office smash. Festival executive producer Kevin Charles Patterson said Tuesday that ticket sales for the 11-day festival that closed July 3 nearly doubled to 23,147, up from 13,697 in 2015.

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