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Watchdog Investigates California Democratic Party Cash Flow

September 23, 2016

(AP) - California's campaign finance watchdog is opening an investigation into the state Democratic Party after a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from oil companies to Gov. Jerry Brown.

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Autonomous Vehicles Are Getting Ready To Hit The Road

September 23, 2016 | Daniel Potter

The state Department of Motor Vehicles is now getting ready for self-driving cars to be used by the public.

Calaveras Visitors Bureau

New Smoking Ordinance For Angels Camp Residents

September 23, 2016 | Rich Ibarra

The City of Angels Camp in Calaveras County is considering a new ordinance that would make it difficult for smokers to light up almost anywhere in town.

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Food and Sustainability

Farm To Fork Frenzy In Sacramento

September 23, 2016

The first annual Farm Tank event in Sacramento ends today, but it is not the end of Farm to Fork month.

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Business Journal: Apartments, Mraz Brewing Co., Folsom, Macy's

September 23, 2016

It doesn't look like finding an apartment in Sacramento will get any easier. Only about 500 new apartment units are projected for this year. Sonya Sorich from the Sacramento Business Journal has that story and more business news.

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Garage Bands And Pastels Sometimes Are The Key To Mental Health

September 23, 2016 | Bob Moffitt

While some of the world’s most influential artists have suffered greatly from mental illness, it’s often art and music therapy that helps people who are most severely mentally ill recover.

Insight With Beth Ruyak

California Gov. Jerry Brown's Week Of Legislation Explained

September 23, 2016

Gov. Jerry Brown had another busy week signing key legislation on education and the environment. LA Times' state government and politics reporter Melanie Mason talks about the governor's busy work week.

Insight With Beth Ruyak

Reyna Grande Shares Memoir About Crossing Mexico-U.S. Border

September 23, 2016

Award-winning novelist and memoirist Reyna Grande shares her new book, "The Distance Between Us," about Reyna’s parents making the dangerous trek across the US-Mexico border and then in 1985 Reyna making the journey herself.

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Arts and Lifestyle

Curtain Rises On New UC Davis Recital Hall

September 22, 2016 | Jeff Hudson

UC Davis dedicated a new music venue Thursday. The Ann E. Pitzer Center includes a 399-seat recital hall.

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