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  • Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

    Another Positive For Mack Road

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    A new community center, new basketball courts, and now a new playground...it's been a big year for the Mack Road area of Sacramento. Volunteers braved the weather to build the playground in a day.

  • Parker Knight, flickr

    Community Colleges Competing For Bachelor's Programs

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    Some of California’s community colleges will soon be able to offer four-year degrees.

  • LAO Says California's Finances Are Stable

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    California is on firm budget ground according to the state’s Legislative Analyst’s Office.

  • Jeff Chiu / AP

    UC Students Caught In Middle Of Tuition Battle

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    The University of California Board of Regents is set to debate a proposed tuition increase Wednesday. UC President Janet Napolitano’s plan would raise tuition by five percent for the next five years – unless the state increases the UC's funding.

  • Scott Smith / AP

    Dry Central California Town Gets Portable Showers

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    (AP) - Officials say residents of a California community where hundreds of home wells have run dry can now take hot showers in portable facilities set up in a church parking lot.