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San Diego Mayor Bob Filner Agrees To Resign

August 23, 2013 | 3:55 pm

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner Agrees To Resign

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San Diego Mayor Bob Filner agreed to resign today, following a special closed-door City Council meeting. His resignation is effective Aug. 30. In a 7-0 vote, the council approved an agreement for Filner to resign in the wake of numerous allegations of sexual harassment against him. The agreement places a cap of $98,000 that the […]

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San Diego Mayor Filner To Resign On Friday

August 22, 2013 | 9:52 am

San Diego Mayor Filner To Resign On Friday

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NBC 7 San Diego is reporting that San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has agreed to resign on Friday. As part of a deal reached this week with city officials, Filner will formally vacate the office following a closed session of the City Council. The Filner sexual harassment scandal has been in the news for weeks, […]

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San Onofre Nuclear Plant Near San Diego to Close

June 7, 2013 | 10:55 am

San Onofre Nuclear Plant Near San Diego to Close

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by Ed Joyce, KPCC Southern California Edison Friday said it will close the troubled San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (or SONGS). The twin-domed nuclear plant, on the seaside border of San Diego and Orange counties, hasn’t produced electricity since January 2012, after a small radiation leak led to the discovery of unusually rapid wear inside […]

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