We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 
 We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 

Sign up for ReCap

and never miss the top stories

Delivered to your inbox every Wednesday.

Check out a sample ReCap newsletter.

We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter

Latest Stories

Courtesy Jack Ohman

Insight With Beth Ruyak

January 28, 2020

Political Cartooning During The Impeachment

Editorial cartoonists have had a lot of material to work with over the past three years. How do they pick their subjects? And how partisan is too partisan? We ask Jack Ohman, the nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist for the Sacramento Bee.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

January 27, 2020

Kobe And Sacramento: NBA Reporter Ailene Voisin Remembers Kobe Bryant’s Relationship With The Kings

The untimely death of former NBA star Kobe Bryant Sunday at age 41 shocked fans throughout the world. Here in Sacramento, Bryant was an arch-rival of the Kings for nearly two decades.

BBC World Service

January 27, 2020

BBC Lookahead: Brexit Day Approaches, Remembering McDonald's Entry To The USSR

The BBC's Audrey Tinline joins CapRadio's Steve Milne from London to discuss Brexit day — coming up on Friday — and the 30th anniversary of fast-food giant McDonald’s arrival in what was then the USSR.

politifact_promo_20200123.png
Dana Verkouteren via AP

Insight With Beth Ruyak

January 27, 2020

Political Junkie On Week Two Of The Impeachment Trial

The rules were set. The House impeachment managers presented their 24-hour opening statement. The President’s lawyers outlined their defense. What will this week hold? The Political Junkie, Ken Rudin, shares his perspective.

Insight With Beth Ruyak

January 27, 2020

Author Julia Flynn Siler Discussed Her Book 'The White Devil’s Daughters'

On Sacramento Street in San Francisco there’s a big, brown, brick building: Cameron House. Its history goes back to 1874, when it became a rescue house for girls and women. Most of them were Chinese, escaping slavery and the sex trade in the city.

Courtesy of Janice Chow

Insight With Beth Ruyak

January 27, 2020

California Museum Highlights History And Contributions Of Chinese Americans

A new exhibit at the California Museum shines a spotlight on the past hundred years of Chinese American history in the state. It’s permeated with discrimination and struggle, but also features perseverance, enormous achievement and success.

NPR Top Stories

NPRCode Switch

YA Fantasy Where The Oppression Is Real

January 28, 2020

Tomi Adeyemi's new book, Children of Virtue and Vengeance, is fantasy for young adults. But the issues it's dealing with — racism, oppression and war — are very real. And they're not sugarcoated.

NPROne-Hit Wonders / Second-Best Songs

The Forgotten Wordplay And Songcraft Of Harvey Danger

January 28, 2020

For NPR's "One-Hit Wonders/Second-Best Songs," NPR Music's Stephen Thompson recommends "Happiness Writes White" by the band Harvey Danger. The band is known mostly for their 1997 hit "Flagpole Sitta."