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  • Newsom's Marijuana Commission To Hold First Forum At UCLA

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    (AP) - A panel established by California lieutenant governor and gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom is scheduled to hold its first public forum.

  • Theatre Review: Buyer And Cellar

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    A new comedy at the B Street Theatre is a one-man show about an unemployed actor hired to staff a boutique inside the Malibu estate of Barbra Streisand -- she is the only customer.

  • Bill Would Require Local Agencies To Sign Off On U Visas

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    A bill in the California legislature would require local law enforcement agencies to sign off on federal U visas if victims have been helpful in investigations. U visas are designed to let immigrants report crimes without fear of deportation.

  • King Fire Burn Area To Reopen

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    The US Forest Service is reopening more than 63,000 acres of land that burned during last year's King Fire in the Eldorado National Forest.

  • Miwok Tribe Opens Smaller Outdoor Gun Range

    Monday, April 20, 2015

    Tribe opens smaller outdoor gun range in El Dorado County. But some people living nearby still have concerns about safety and sound.

  • Court Strikes Down Tiered Water-Rates

    Monday, April 20, 2015

    California Governor Jerry Brown is calling on local water agencies to adjust their pricing structures as a way to promote conservation. But a state court ruling issued today could undermine those efforts.

  • Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

    Monday, April 20, 2015

    Nevada Emergency Management Chief and Homeland Security Advisor Chris Smith has taken a new job. He will direct the response to victims' requests for assistance after federally-declared emergencies and disasters.

  • Two-Day Project To Lift Horseshoe Bar Overpass On I-80 Begins Tuesday

    Monday, April 20, 2015

    Moving bridges and freeway detours may complicate your drive on Interstate 80 in the next few days and through the spring.

  • The Drought Not Likely To Cause Higher Grocery Bills

    Monday, April 20, 2015

    Even though the price of water is skyrocketing in California, and experts predict farmers will fallow about a million acres this year, your grocery bill is not likely to go up.

  • Doctors Medical Center Closure Shows Struggle Of Hospitals That Serve The Poor

    Monday, April 20, 2015

    Doctors Medical Center, a 60-year-old hospital in San Pablo, has been struggling financially for two decades. Economic changes in health care are putting new pressures on hospitals, especially ones that serve the poor.

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Blue Bell Widens Recall To All Of Its Products Over Listeria Worries

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has called it "a complex and ongoing multistate outbreak of listeriosis occurring over an extended period of several years."

What Can #NOLASCHOOLS Teach Us?

Michel Martin is hosting a conversation about education in New Orleans, ten years after Hurricane Katrina sparked a transformation of public schools there. Add your voice at #NOLASCHOOLS.

A Timeline Of Hillary Clinton's Evolution On Trade

The presidential hopeful has had trouble being consistent on trade. Labor unions are important in Democratic politics, but her work as secretary of state is putting her in a bind on trade.

ISIS' Peer-To-Peer Recruiting Style Concerns U.S. Authorities

Federal authorities in Minnesota announced that six young Somali-Americans had been arrested for attempting to travel to Syria to join the self-proclaimed Islamic State, also known as ISIS.

White House Pushes For Fast-Track Trade Authority

On Tuesday, a Senate panel will hear debate on whether to give the president fast-track authority to negotiate a sweeping trade deal. The trade push has scrambled the usual political alignments.

Proposed Retirement Advice Rule Has Worrisome Loopholes, Experts Say

The Department of Labor has crafted a proposed rule to better protect Americans saving for retirement. But questions are already being raised about how effective the new measure would be.

Construction Of Giant Telescope In Hawaii Draws Natives' Ire

In Hawaii, a battle is going on over the future of a mountaintop. Native Hawaiians say it's sacred ground, but astronomers say it's the best place in the world to build an 18-story telescope.

Solar Power Makes Electricity More Accessible On Navajo Reservation

The panels, funded by government grants, are helping thousands of tribal residents take advantage of the everyday luxuries enjoyed by other Americans — like turning on lights or storing food.

What's At Stake If Supreme Court Eliminates Your Obamacare Subsidy

Each state has its own stories. In Louisiana, nearly 200,000 people signed up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov, and about 90 percent now get subsidies. What if that help goes away?

National Guard Seeks New Mission After War

Indiana's National Guard is fighting to stay relevant after the base has quieted dramatically now that troops have come home from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

At 50 Years Old, The Challenge To Keep Up With Moore's Law

Gordon Moore's observation on the exponential improvement in hardware has pushed computers to be faster, smaller and cheaper. But there may be a point where tech advancements outpace the theory.

Federal Panel Revisits Contested Recommendation On Mammograms

In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force said the benefits of mammograms for women under 50 were small at best. A firestorm ensued. Now the organization is back with the same message.

Meet The 'Accidental Activists' Of The Supreme Court's Same-Sex-Marriage Case

The legal battle over same-sex marriage hits the Supreme Court next week. It's an extraordinarily high-stakes clash, but the men and women at the center of it see themselves as incredibly ordinary.

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  • Theatre Review: Buyer And Cellar

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    A new comedy at the B Street Theatre is a one-man show about an unemployed actor hired to staff a boutique inside the Malibu estate of Barbra Streisand -- she is the only customer.

  • Theatre Review: The Whipping Man

    Wednesday, April 8, 2015

    This rugged, small-cast drama at the Sacramento Theatre Company is set immediately after the Civil War. The play thrusts the viewer into one of the most painful moments in American history, making it both compelling and emotionally charged.


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