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San Diego: City in Southern California, United States
San Diego is a city in the U.S. state of California on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,423,851 as of July 1, 2019, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. The city is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy, and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center.

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More than 200 evacuated in California wildfires [Video]

More than 200 evacuated in California wildfires

More than 200 people were airlifted to safety overnight after a fast-moving wildfire cut off the only road out of the Mammoth Pool Reservoir, a popular recreational site in California's Sierra National..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:23Published
Step into the future with algae flip flops [Video]

Step into the future with algae flip flops

Researchers at a laboratory in San Diego are hoping to make your next beach visit environmentally friendly, developing a formula for biodegradable flip flops made from algae.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:26Published

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Jury resumes deliberations in U.S. Navy SEAL's war crimes trial

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