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Business Journal: Self Driving Cars, Crush 29, Manufacturing Jobs

Friday, August 29, 2014

California state regulators are wary of Google's push to build its own self-driving cars.

Bill Requiring Markings On Airsoft Guns Heads To Governor's Desk

Friday, August 29, 2014

A bill that would require toy guns to be painted with markings to show they are fake has passed the state legislature.

Blog: Legislature's Final Day Of Session

Friday, August 29, 2014

Get the latest on the California Legislature's final hours of work for the 2013-14 session.

Tentative Ruling: Fraud Allegation Out Against City And Kings

Friday, August 29, 2014

A Sacramento Superior Court judge has issued a tentative ruling in a lawsuit against the City of Sacramento and the Sacramento Kings over the proposed arena.

CDCR To Create Special Units For Mentally Ill Inmates

Friday, August 29, 2014

The state of California is changing the way it deals with some mentally ill prison inmates.

Steinberg Reflects On Time As President Pro Tem, Addresses Recent Scandals In Senate

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Darrell Steinberg looks back at his six years leading the California Senate.

Trial Bus Service From Reno To Lake Tahoe Cancelled

Thursday, August 28, 2014

A bus service from Reno to Lake Tahoe has been cancelled because of mechanical breakdowns.

WATCH LIVE: Obama To Speak Ahead Of National Security Meeting

Thursday, August 28, 2014

(AP) -- President Barack Obama is expected make a statement prior to a national security meeting.

Sacramento State President Gonzalez Announces Retirement

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Sacramento State University President Alexander Gonzalez announced today this will be his last year leading the campus.

Plastic Bag Ban Clears Assembly - This Time

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The California Assembly has passed legislation that would ban single-use plastic bags - and impose a minimum 10-cent fee on paper bags - three days after it rejected the bill.

Governor Jerry Brown Praises Outgoing Legislative Leaders

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Governor Jerry Brown praised former Assembly Speaker John Pérez and Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg in the California legislature Thursday as they end their terms in office this week.

State Of Jefferson Supporters Rally At Capitol

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The movement to establish the State of Jefferson comes to the California Capitol

Simulated Bus Crash Very Real For Some Participants

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Screams, sirens, breaking glass, helicopters .... all were part of a simulated school bus crash at McClellan Business Park today

Stockton's Homicide Rate Up 70 Percent From Last Year

Thursday, August 28, 2014

After a dramatic drop in Stockton's homicide rate over the last couple of years, the violent death numbers are going back up again.

Quake Is Major Test For Hard-Luck Vallejo

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

(AP) -- Napa is not the only city recovering from Sunday's 6.0-magnitude quake. The city of Vallejo was also hit hard.

Boy Hurt In Napa Quake: `I should be dead'

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

(AP) -- The boy injured during the Napa earthquake is recovering at UC Davis Children's Hospital.

California Senate Passes Gun Restraining Order Bill

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

A California bill that would allow family members to ask a court to confiscate the guns of someone who could be dangerous has passed the state Senate.

Senate Approves Groundwater Plan

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

With days to go before the end of the legislative session, the California Senate passed a groundwater management plan Wednesday.

Deal Reached On Legislation That Would Tighten Regulations For Ride-Sharing Companies

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Sources tell Capital Public Radio that a deal has been reached for legislation that would tighten regulations for ride-sharing companies.

Talk With NASA Astronauts Gets Kids Excited About Math And Science

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Students at Elliott Ranch Elementary School in Elk Grove got a chance to talk shop Tuesday with NASA astronauts on the International Space Station. The students won a competition for the chance to have the conversation.

It's Gut-And-Amend Time At The Capitol

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The California Legislature’s “gut-and-amend” process is highly criticized, but lawmakers defend it as necessary.

Reno City Manager Says The City's Doing Better - But Isn't There Yet

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The State of the City of Reno is better than it's been in years, but the Reno City Manager says there are still dark spots and deep needs.

Gone In 60 Days: Crest Theater Operators

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

The people who brought Sacramento's Crest Theater back to life in the mid 1980's are now leaving -unable to come to a new lease agreement with the building's owner.

California Senate Leader Blocks Expansion Of Cap And Trade Taxes

Monday, August 25, 2014

California lawmakers will not vote on an effort to delay a state regulation that critics say will drive gas prices up.

Theatre Review: The Golden State

Monday, August 18, 2014

Writers have been poking fun at selfish, money-hoarding misers for centuries. One classic comedy from the 1600’s by French playwright Moliere is getting a contemporary California update by Main Street Theatre Works in Jackson.

Managing Groundwater Supply Critical As Drought Continues

Monday, July 28, 2014

Continued drought brings drawdown of groundwater in California, other western states.

Red Flag Warnings In Higher Elevations

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Dry conditions and thunderstorms in the Sierras have prompted officials to issue fire warnings for northern California and southern Oregon.

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