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Dennis McCoy / Sacramento Business Journal


September 20, 2019

Steve Milne

Business Journal: CalPERS Projects, AB5 & Trucking, Seafood House On The Way

CalPERS has selected development firm Hines to manage its Sacramento projects, including 301 Capitol Mall — a vacant lot that's been empty so long, some people call it the hole in the ground. The Sacramento Business Journal's Sonya Sorich reports.

Farzad Owrang/Courtesy of Jason Moran and Luhring Augustine

September 20, 2019

Constructing Jazz Inside Fine Art, And Vice-Versa

The jazz pianist has pulled the curtain off his polymathic abilities, bringing his fine art exhibition — which includes video, installations and performance — home to New York.

Karen Chan / Getty Images/EyeEm


September 20, 2019

Why Is American Classical Music So White?

Early American composers could have shaken off their European sound and mined the rich trove of African American music. They didn't. And one historian believes we're worse off because of it.

Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

September 19, 2019

Bob Moffitt

No Water, No Garbage Pickup: Some Of The Complaints As Capitol Park Hotel Is Transformed Into A Homeless Shelter

Some of the people who live and work at the Capitol Park Hotel say they are suffering while the Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency turns it into transitional homeless housing.

Randol White / CapRadio

September 19, 2019

Randol White

Cost Of Jump Bike Rentals To Increase In Sacramento Area

An electric shared bicycle in the Sacramento area is increasing its rental rates starting Friday.

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Saudi Attack Draws New U.S. Sanctions Against Iran

September 20, 2019

The Trump administration ordered new sanctions on Iran, in response to the attack in Saudi Arabia that temporarily cut off nearly 6% of the world's oil supply. The sanctions' effect may be limited.

NPRThe Picture Show

Why GM Workers Are Striking

September 20, 2019

As negotiations continue between the automaker and the union, workers express what motivates them to join the picket line. "One fight, we all fight," one worker says.

NPRBook News & Features

Here Are The Nominees For The 2019 National Book Awards

September 20, 2019

Colson Whitehead and Marlon James headline the longlists of names in contention for the literary prize. Altogether, 50 books across five categories stand a chance at winning in November.

NPRBook Reviews

Take A Dark Ride On The 'Night Boat To Tangier'

September 20, 2019

In Kevin Barry's grim but compassionate new novel, two weary Irish ex-crooks sit waiting in a run-down Spanish ferry terminal, waiting for one man's estranged daughter who may or may not show up.