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Cybersecurity industry has more questions than answers

San Diego’s Cyber Center of Excellence officially launched in March but has been doing a lot of what Center co-chairman Andrew Lee calls “frantic paddling underneath the surface” ever since.

Former Navy Mayor to retire

Former San Diego Navy Mayor Vice Adm. William French is retiring from the Navy and his current post as commander, Navy Installations Command, and is being replaced by another former Navy Mayor, Vice Adm. Dixon Rhodes Smith, on Friday.

Two SD-based ballisitic missile defense destroyers moving to Japan

U.S. Navy ballistic missile defense-capable guided-missile destroyers USS Benfold (DDG 65) and USS Milius (DDG 69) are leaving their current homeport of San Diego to become part of the Forward Deployed Naval Forces in Yokosuka, Japan in the summers of 2015 and 2017, respectively.

USS La Jolla visits SD one last time

USS Wayne E. Meyer to return from Western-Pacific

DARPA robotics focus needs switching from battlefield to supply

GENERAL

On the Agenda: Investments, cybersecurity, receptions on tap

Navy reassigns skipper amid misconduct allegations

Boutwell returns with 14 tons of seized cocaine

EDUCATION

TJSL to host military spouse conference Oct. 17

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Israel chooses settlements over best friends

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government fervently believes that the Jewish settlements in the West Bank -- whose expansion it supports -- are irrelevant to its conflict with the Palestinians.

Ebola and Terrorists Aside, Border Is Secure: Francis Wilkinson

Oct. 23 (Bloomberg View) -- The U.S.-Mexican border has had quite a year. In the spring, it offered the spectacle of tens of thousands of Central American children (and some mothers) crossing, hoping to have their tickets punched for the American Dream. Now, with Ebola and Islamic State terrorists dominating our imaginations, the border features in political ads as the unhinged back door through which our nightmares enter.

Cybersecurity industry has more questions than answers

San Diego’s Cyber Center of Excellence officially launched in March but has been doing a lot of what Center co-chairman Andrew Lee calls “frantic paddling underneath the surface” ever since.

Former Navy Mayor to retire

Former San Diego Navy Mayor Vice Adm. William French is retiring from the Navy and his current post as commander, Navy Installations Command, and is being replaced by another former Navy Mayor, Vice Adm. Dixon Rhodes Smith, on Friday.

Two SD-based ballisitic missile defense destroyers moving to Japan

U.S. Navy ballistic missile defense-capable guided-missile destroyers USS Benfold (DDG 65) and USS Milius (DDG 69) are leaving their current homeport of San Diego to become part of the Forward Deployed Naval Forces in Yokosuka, Japan in the summers of 2015 and 2017, respectively.

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Power of Attorneys - 2014

The Daily Transcript honors San Diego's top corporate counsel.

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In The News

Oct. 23, 2014, 5:00 p.m. -- In local news, a Stanford economist speaking at UCSD advocated for retirees to defer Social Security checks, and the city of San Diego is looking to streamline its bidding process, pay contractors faster and hire more engineers.

Defense Videos

Andrew Lee, Kenneth Slaght on cybersecurity

Oct. 14, 2014 -- Executive Editor George Chamberlin discusses cybersecurity with Andrew Lee, CEO of ESET, and retired Rear Adm. Kenneth Slaght, vice president of naval IT solutions for General Dynamics.

From the Front

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 23, 2014) -- Sailors perform maintenance on the propeller of an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 23, 2014) -- Sailors perform maintenance on the propeller of an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz, along with Canadian, Japanese and other U.S. ships are underway conducting a task group exercise to train units that will deploy independently. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Kole E. Carpenter

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Soaring Dimensions - San Diego is Building Again. Get Involved!

Soaring Dimensions 2014, now and all year long on San Diego Source. The special report features articles, profiles and videos on some of San Diego's most recognized companies involved in making San Diego soar once more. Construction, architecture, engineering, tenant improvement companies, plus law firms and government, all working to create a vibrant economy and positive local impact.

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