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Insight With Beth Ruyak

February 19, 2019

Cap-And-Trade Funds Sustainable Development

Last year, the California Strategic Growth Council awarded the city of Sacramento funding to build a new light rail stop and redevelop the Twin Rivers housing project as a green community using money from the state’s Cap-and-Trade program.

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February 18, 2019

Bob Moffitt

Sacramento City Council Can Now Meet Less Often And Earlier In The Day

Voters approved a change to the city charter last fall that allows more freedom to schedule meetings, but critics say it makes it harder for some to attend.

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Trump Pushes Ahead With 'Space Force' Despite Hurdles

February 19, 2019

It would be under the umbrella of the Air Force to try to simplify the process. This represents a shift –Trump had stated that he wanted a Space Force that is "separate but equal" from the Air Force.

NPRPlanet Money

Are Movies Getting Better?

February 19, 2019

Spoiler Alert: An economist has evidence that we're in a golden age of cinema.

NPRArt & Design

Karl Lagerfeld Dies; A High Priest Of High Fashion

February 19, 2019

Karl Lagerfeld brought Fendi to new heights in the 1960s and revamped Chanel in the 1980s. He also was famous for his wit — and had a knack for making outrageous comments.


Sailor In Iconic WWII Photo Dies

February 19, 2019

George Mendonsa claimed to be the sailor kissing a woman in Times Square — a photo that defined the jubilation of Victory over Japan Day. The two had never met.

NPRAll Songs Considered

New Music: Palehound, Aldous Harding, Sego, More

February 19, 2019

This week's must-hear songs include the spooky-suave sounds of Palehound, angular, stuttering rock from Sego, the deeply affecting voice of Aldous Harding and more.