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California bill would classify NFL cheerleaders as employees

sacbee.com — Responding to a raft of lawsuits filed by cheerleaders, Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez moves to protect practitioners of a sport she once joined.

Neel Kashkari outspent Jerry Brown in 2014

sacbee.com — California Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari spent more than $7.1 million in 2014, according to a campaign filing Friday. The former U.S Treasury Department official put $3 million of his own money into his unsuccessful effort.

Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins selected for NBA All-Star team

sacbee.com — Kings center DeMarcus Cousins was picked by the NBA for the Western Conference All-Star team to replace injured Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, making him the team's first All-Star since 2004.
Jan 30, 2015

Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins selected for NBA All-Star team sacb.ee/2pK2

Jan 30, 2015

Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins selected for NBA All-Star team sacb.ee/2pK2

Jan 30, 2015

Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins selected for NBA All-Star team sacb.ee/2pK2

Jan 30, 2015

Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins selected for NBA All-Star team after all sacb.ee/2pK2

Video: Labor unions spar at Richard Pan’s press conference

sacbee.com — Sen. Richard Pan's bill to penalize hospitals that call 911 instead of treating drunk patients quickly became a symbol of a larger fight between two unions: SEIU-United Healthcare Workers West and the California Nurses Association.
Jan 30, 2015

Videos from one of the stranger press conferences I've attended at the Capitol sacbee.com/news/politics-…

Jan 30, 2015

Video: Labor unions spar at Richard Pan’s press conference sacb.ee/2pXk

Democratic Party official: ‘Conspiracy’ talk around Kamala Harris sexist

sacbee.com — To the matter of Kamala Harris, Antonio Villaraigosa and political slights - whether real or perceived - on Friday came Shawnda Westly, executive director of the California Democratic Party.
Jan 30, 2015

RT @CapitolAlert: Democratic Party official: ‘Conspiracy’ talk around Kamala Harris sexist sacb.ee/2pWu

Jan 30, 2015

Democratic Party official: ‘Conspiracy’ talk around Kamala Harris sexist sacb.ee/2pWu

Dates set for Sacramento Farm-to-Fork celebrations in September

sacbee.com — Sacramento's celebrations as "America's Farm-to-Fork Capital" wrapped up just a few months ago, but it's already time for locavores and food enthusiasts to mark their calendars. The 2015 edition of the "Farm-to-Fork Celebration" will run from Sept. 10 through Sept. 27, about two-and-a-half weeks of the spotlight on local foods and purveyors.
Jan 30, 2015

Mark your calendars! This only gets bigger. Dates set for Sacramento Farm-to-Fork celebrations in September sacb.ee/2pOw #SacFeast

Jan 30, 2015

Dates set for Sacramento Farm-to-Fork celebrations in September sacb.ee/2pOw

Jan 30, 2015

Dates set for #Sacramento Farm-to-Fork celebrations in Sept., Lexus on board as maj. sponsor sacb.ee/2pOw pic.twitter.com/80CCxPdNJE

Sutter Health, Blue Shield sign new contract

sacbee.com — A long and nasty contract dispute that left at least 280,000 Sutter Health patients worrying they would have to switch health care providers midyear has been resolved, the health care giants announced Friday.

49ers’ owners to invest in Sacramento Republic FC

sacbee.com — Sacramento Republic FC has bolstered its bid for admission to Major League Soccer with an investment by the San Francisco 49ers. The NFL team signed on a day after Vivek Ranadive announced the Sacramento Kings would invest in the team.
Jan 30, 2015

RT @annkillion: York gets in another dig at San Francisco in this story: 49ers’ owners to invest in Sacramento Republic FC sacb.ee/2pws

Jan 30, 2015

Game on: SF 49ers’ owners to invest in Sacramento Republic FC soccer team sacb.ee/2pws

Jan 30, 2015

York gets in another dig at San Francisco in this story: 49ers’ owners to invest in Sacramento Republic FC sacb.ee/2pws

Jan 30, 2015

Owners of @49ers join Kings, invest in @SacRepublicFC in bid for MLS status. ICYMI sacb.ee/2pws

Jan 30, 2015

Jed York, #49ers were in Sacramento THURS, will invest in soccer club ... sacb.ee/2pws

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No Ebola for Sacramento patient at UC Davis Medical Center

Jan 30, 2015

Comforting news as we all contract measles. RT @StantonSam No Ebola for Sacto patient at UC Davis Medical Center sacb.ee/2pIA

Jan 30, 2015

RT @StantonSam: No Ebola for Sacramento patient at UC Davis Medical Center sacb.ee/2pIA

Jan 30, 2015

RT @StantonSam: No Ebola for Sacramento patient at UC Davis Medical Center sacb.ee/2pIA

Kings’ problems on offense continue in loss to Cavs

Jan 31, 2015

Kings’ problems on offense continue in loss to Cavs sacb.ee/2q23

Sacramento motel where deputy was killed is gone

sacbee.com — The owners of the Howe 'Bout Arden shopping center have followed through on plans to raze the Motel 6 where a Sacramento sheriff's deputy was killed last October. County officials say a 24,000-square-foot retail building is planned for the site.
Jan 30, 2015

RT @BlueAlertUs: Sacramento motel where deputy was killed is gone sacbee.com/news/local/cri… @lawscomm @Policewives @Sgtbetsysmith @LTAndyNorris @rmpdcop #LODD

Jan 30, 2015

Sacramento motel where deputy was killed is demolished sacb.ee/2pPv

Kings notes: Inflammatory prediction about Cousins proves false

Jan 30, 2015

Kings notes: Inflammatory prediction about Cousins proves false sacb.ee/2q0G

Kings make it eight losses in a row, Cavs win 101-90

sacbee.com — Cleveland power forward Kevin Love scored 16 of his game-high 23 points in the first quarter to lead the Cavaliers to a 101-90 win over the Kings.
Jan 30, 2015

Kings make it eight losses in a row, Cavs win 101-90 sacb.ee/2pZ1

Q: Is Frank Gore more or less likely to return to 49ers?

sacbee.com — @mattbarrows do the coaching changes make it more or less likely that Gore will come back?- Curt (@Sunnycurt) January 30, 2015 //
Jan 30, 2015

Mailbag: Is Frank Gore more or less likely to return to #49ers? (and more!) ... sacb.ee/2pVo

Record-breaking highs possible in Sacramento area on Saturday

Ex-rap mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in deadly hit-and-run

sacbee.com — Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested on suspicion of murder early Friday, hours after the rap music figure turned himself in to authorities in a hit-and-run wreck that killed a man and injured another near Los Angeles.

Bill would raise California smoking age to 21

sacbee.com — Proposed legislation would raise the legal smoking age in California from 18 to keep cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers.
Jan 29, 2015

Bill could increase California’s smoking age to 21 - bit.ly/1ESAEat

Jan 29, 2015

A #California lawmaker proposes raising the smoking age to 21 in order to keep cigarettes out of the hands of teens. sacbee.com/news/politics-…

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Koch oligarchs gather to plot 2016

What about the public’s right not to be made sick?

Jan 30, 2015

Bee editorial: What about the public’s right not to be made sick? sacbee.com/opinion/editor…

Jan 30, 2015

RT @SacBeeEditBoard: SacBee editorial: What about the public’s right not to be made sick? sacb.ee/2pzq #MeaslesOutbreak should shake people up.