Vanessa Romo

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Yolanda López's first museum show opens Saturday, just weeks after the artist's death

Friday, October 15, 2021

The exhibit at San Diego's Museum of Contemporary Art will include 50 of the artist's pieces, including the Virgen de Guadalupe triptych which remains one of López's best known works.

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The Navy recovers the remains of 5 sailors off the coast of San Diego

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Navy officials had been searching for the bodies of five crew members who died when an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter crashed into the sea on Aug. 31.

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Whistleblower's testimony has resurfaced Facebook's Instagram problem

Tuesday, October 05, 2021

Teen users of the platform say it fosters feelings of inadequacy and insecurity — especially among girls.

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If You Love Potatoes, Tomatoes Or Chocolate Thank Indigenous Latin American Cultures

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

These delicious treats were cultivated and enjoyed by native people for hundreds if not thousands of years. But with the arrival of the Spanish in Latin America, they were shared around the globe.

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Pentagon Reverses Itself And Now Says A Deadly Kabul Drone Strike Was An Error

Friday, September 17, 2021

The Pentagon initially asserted that the drone strike last month — which resulted in multiple civilian deaths — had killed an Islamic State extremist and was conducted correctly.

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Yes, We're Calling It Hispanic Heritage Month And We Know It Makes Some Of You Cringe

Friday, September 17, 2021

Opinions around the word Hispanic versus Latino or the newer Latinx are rooted in personal experiences. Here's a look at how more than 62 million people in the U.S. fall under the Hispanic umbrella.

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6 More People Connected To The Capitol Riot Plead Guilty

Friday, September 10, 2021

They include one man who told a family member he wanted to attend an event where he could shoot House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on live television.

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Pelé Is In Intensive Care After Surgery But Says He's Doing Well

Friday, September 10, 2021

The 80-year-old Brazilian soccer legend told fans he's getting better every day after doctors removed a suspected colon tumor.

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Unvaccinated People Are 11 Times More Likely To Die Of COVID-19, New Research Finds

Friday, September 10, 2021

The COVID-19 vaccines continue to provide powerful protection, even against the delta variant, the CDC said. It also found that vaccinated people were 10 times less likely to be hospitalized.

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Los Angeles Is Now The Largest School District To Require Vaccines For Students

Thursday, September 09, 2021

The Los Angeles Unified School District voted Thursday to require students 12 and older to be vaccinated against COVID-19. The board said the vote was about protecting students, not violating rights.

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A Nurse Is Bringing Light To A Dark Time With A Chandelier Made Up Of Vaccine Vials

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

"I knew I had wanted to do something with light because I felt like it's just been such a dark year and a half that I wanted to bring light to whatever it was I was doing," Laura Weiss told NPR.

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Mexico's Supreme Court Has Voted To Decriminalize Abortion

Tuesday, September 07, 2021

"Today is a historic day for the rights of all Mexican women," said Supreme Court Chief Justice Arturo Zaldivar on Tuesday.

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Poison Control Centers Are Fielding A Surge Of Ivermectin Overdose Calls

Saturday, September 04, 2021

The nation's poison control centers saw a 245% jump in reported exposure cases from July to August as more people take the anti-parasite drug that some falsely claim treats COVID-19.

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At A Shelter, Lake Tahoe Residents Fleeing A Massive Fire Wonder What's Next

Friday, September 03, 2021

An estimated 50,000 people have been evacuated as the Caldor Fire rages on. Shelters are filling up and hotel rooms are hard to find, leaving evacuees struggling to cope with the uncertainty.

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Hundreds Of Thousands Are Still Without Power In Louisiana. Some Could Be For Weeks

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Some progress is being made three days after Ida made landfall, but the region's utility company, Entergy, faces a slew of obstacles in restoring power throughout the region.

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Joe Rogan Says He Has COVID-19 And Has Taken The Drug Ivermectin

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Following his diagnosis, the 54-year-old host of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast said he "immediately threw the kitchen sink at it." That included a cocktail of unproven treatments.

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Florida Is Blocking Money From 2 School Districts Over Mask Mandates, Defying A Judge

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

A judge ruled Gov. Ron DeSantis' ban on school mask mandates "is without legal authority" and can't be enforced. But that's not stopping the State Board of Education from withholding paychecks.

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As Ida Weakens, More Than 1 Million Gulf Coast Homes And Businesses Are Without Power

Monday, August 30, 2021

Officials expect the death toll to rise as rescue efforts get underway in Louisiana. Ida continued to move north, bringing rain and heavy winds.

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The Final U.S. Military Plane Has Left Afghanistan As America's Longest War Ends

Monday, August 30, 2021

The final evacuation flight brought to a close the longest war in U.S. history. The withdrawal leaves the future of Afghanistan in disarray and uncertainty under renewed Taliban rule.

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Waves Of Afghan Refugees Are Arriving In The U.S. Here's Some Help They Can Expect

Saturday, August 28, 2021

The sudden influx means resettlement agencies are rushing to secure a range of services for evacuees as they begin a new chapter of their lives.

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