| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:47 PM
SACRAMENTO--Assemblyman Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) was at the White House on Thursday for the unveiling of President Obama's new program to help young men of color.
The initiative, called "My Brother's Keeper," brings together government agencies,...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The Phoenix Suns have been like an eight-minute miler who stayed with the elite pack in a marathon through Mile 18. They're fading a bit now, needing a late push to cross the finish line among the top runners.
Either way, it's been quite the rush for...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
After leaving SAG-AFTRA in limbo for the past two months, the National Basketball Players Assn. has told the performers union and top exec David White to wait some more.
The NBPA has decided to relaunch its search process, two months after making White,...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The White House has released this list of expected attendees at Tuesday’s state dinner in honor of France.
The President and Mrs. Obama
His Excellency Francois Hollande, president of French Republic Mr. J.J. Abrams, Pacific Palisades, CA
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway were among 10 finalists announced Friday for the Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2014.
Mourning, a seven-time NBA All-Star, appears on the final ballot for the first time. He will look to be inducted with his former...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:00 PM
SACRAMENTO — There is hope for the rundown downtown here, and for the hometown basketball team. The Sacramento Kings were as good as gone in January, when rich boys from Seattle put up half a billion dollars to load the team into a moving van headed...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:55 PM
A spokesman for a large labor group active in enrolling uninsured people in the California's new healthcare insurance marketplace said his organization has been encouraged by the early reaction to Obamacare.
The comments came as initial enrollment...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 1:39 PM
Stop at South Third and Campbell streets and shop at the Arts & Crafts Show, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9. The event features more than 75 exhibitors from Illinois and other states.
"All types of...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Without question, Mayor Kevin Johnson has been the central player in the effort to keep the Kings in Sacramento. But it's also clear, George Skelton says in his Thursday column, that he had an all-star team of high-powered politicos on his side.
| Jan 1, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson expressed shock at the New Year's Eve slayings of two people in the crowded Old Sacramento area. "I was shocked and saddened by the news of last night’s shooting in Old Sacramento," he said in a......
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson is scrambling to keep the Kings in California's capital, and on Thursday he announced that a collection of local business leaders were willing to chip in to buy the basketball team. The $19 million total is......
| Jan 22, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Senate leader Darrell Steinberg is none too happy that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is part of an effort to move the Sacramento Kings to Seattle....