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October 17, 2018

California Agency, Gas Tax Backers Worked Closely Together

As the battle to overturn California's gas tax increase intensified, the state transportation agency coordinated frequently with the public affairs firm working to block the repeal on behalf of unions, construction companies and local governments.

Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio

Insight With Beth Ruyak

October 17, 2018

Armenian Food Festival Returns For 71st Year

The Armenian Food Festival returns for its 71st year in Sacramento this weekend at Trinity Cathedral on Oct. 20 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

Insight With Beth Ruyak

October 17, 2018

PolitiFact CA: Proposition 10

There are many claims being made about Proposition 10 on both sides. PolitiFact CA Reporter Christ Nichols does some fact checking.

Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio

Insight With Beth Ruyak

October 17, 2018

Fair Political Practices Commission Chair Alice Germond On Enforcing Election In Campaign Season

FPPC Chair Alice Germond discusses how the agency enforces election rules during the 2018 campaign season leading up to the November 2018 election. This week the FPPC launched AdWATCH to invite the public to help monitor political ads for compliance.

Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

Insight With Beth Ruyak

October 17, 2018

Work Equity President Surveys Changes A Year Into #MeToo Movement

After a year of public discussion and legislative reforms in the wake of the #MeToo movement, Work Equity President Pamela Lopez reflects on how much has and has not changed for women in the workforce.

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

October 17, 2018

Bob Moffitt

Citations Increase Along American River Parkway Even Though Sacramento County Rangers Stopped Enforcing Illegal Camping Ordinance

A recent court decision prompted the county to stop ticketing for camping near the river. Instead, rangers are charging people with infractions such as littering, having dogs off leash and other crimes.

Randol White / Capital Public Radio

The Cost Of Your Favorite Beer Could Double Due To Climate Change, Study Suggests

Trouble could be brewing for California's beer industry if global temperatures continue to warm. Climate change could tap the state's beer industry — and some brewers are already feeling the impacts of it.

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NPRShots - Health News

Grandma Was Right: Sunshine Helps Kill Germs Indoors

October 18, 2018

All kinds of bacteria live with us indoors, and some can make us sick. A new study shows that rooms exposed to light had about half the live bacteria found in rooms that were kept in darkness.

NPRTurning The Tables

Destra Is The 21st Century's Liberator Of Revelry

October 18, 2018

She can command a crowd like few others — and during her career, she's broadened the definition of soca, established herself as a brand and fueled Trinidad and Tobago's growing feminist movement.

NPRBook Reviews

'Melmoth' Bears Witness To Our Worst, Loneliest Moments

October 18, 2018

Sarah Perry's new novel isn't subtle — it's full of ominous birds, guttering candles and mysterious figures in gloomy windows. But there's something satisfying about its emotional flamboyance.