Oct 5, 2012 Residents of San Diego's wealthiest and poorest neighborhoods reflect on opportunity, responsibility and the American Dream.
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Oct 12, 2012 When you're poor, car trouble can spiral out of control -- but for those without access to public transportation, a car is essential.
Sep 28, 2012 An Arcata, California ordinance did not allow non-aggressive requests for money, including signs, in many parts of town. But that all changed when a judge ruled the mandate unconstitutional.
Jul 6, 2012 In the city by the bay, homeless citizens share how easy it is to lose the roof over your head.
Jul 6, 2012 The singer-songwriter discusses her motivations behind trying to help LGBT homeless youth with her True Colors Fund.
Mar 21, 2012 City libraries are trying to revamp to help homeless patrons, even as their budgets are slashed.
Jan 23, 2012 On this first day of the Chinese New Year, some predict the new zodiac sign won't ring in an economic recovery just yet.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 23, 2012 As Chinese prepare to celebrate the Year of the Dragon, more immigrants are opting for the suburbs over urban Chinatowns.
Feb 3, 2011 I recently reported on the arduous start to the journey home for many Chinese migrants during the New Year holiday. Now that many have made it ho...