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Rep. Duncan D. Hunter on Trump’s visit to San Diego and the decision to block Qualcomm deal

President Trump is blocking Broadcom’s takeover of San Diego-based tech company Qualcomm. This decision comes after Rep. Duncan D. Hunter wrote him a letter, urging him to block the deal for national security reasons. Rep. Hunter joined us on Good Morning San Diego to talk more about this deal. @KUSINews, sorry for not sharing with you this morning during the…

Fire Rescue Chief Brian Fennessy to lead Orange County Fire Authority

From upgrading the city’s helicopter program, to reducing emergency response times, to increasing diversity among new firefighters, San Diego Fire Rescue Chief Brian Fennessy has made a mark during his two and a half years in San Diego. Now, he’s preparing to leave San Diego and take up a new position as the head of the Orange County Fire Authority….

Annual La Jolla Playhouse gala coming up on March 17

The annual La Jolla Playhouse gala will take place on Saturday, March 17. The event supports the Playhouse’s new play development and education outreach programs. Acclaimed artists Titus Burgess, Nikki M. James, Vincent Rodriguez and Jeanna de Waal will perform favorites from popular Playhouse productions, including a sneak peek of an upcoming premiere. Managing director Michael S. Rosenberg visited Good…

Deadline for FEMA assistance after Lilac Fire is this week

The deadline for victims of the Lilac Fire to apply for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency is this week. Assistance is being offered to county residents who suffered property damage during the fire. FEMA grants may include rent assistance and home repairs. If you still need to apply, a disaster relief center is open Monday through Saturday from…

25th annual San Diego Latino Film Festival showcases local filmmakers

For the 25th year in a row, the Media Arts Center San Diego will showcase local filmmakers at the San Diego Latino Film Festival. The festival features a variety of filmmakers within the local Latino community, including women filmmakers, Jewish Latino filmmakers, LGBTQ+ artists and youth. As filmmaker Evan Apodaca and executive director Ethan van Thillo explain, there’s something at…

Padres host celebration of life for sports broadcaster Dick Enberg

The Padres hosted a celebration of life for legendary sports broadcaster Dick Enberg at Petco Park this morning. Enberg passed away last year. Today’s event, which was free and open to the public, honored his extraordinary life and legendary career. “He loved life. He loved sports. He loved people,” said Enberg’s son, Ted. “I guess the skies are crying today…