State & Local News

CA Black female voters host Democratic gubernatorial candidates debate (Video)

SACRAMENTO - No one expected that three gubernatorial candidates who appeared at a political forum staged at the … »More

SF Women Fight Back Against Latest Intimidation Tactics to Silence Them

It’s Our Time, Women for London Breed call out stunning hypocrisy of candidates like Mark Leno who themselves … »More

Sacramento’s first Black fire chief, Raymond Charles to be honored

SACRAMENTO - Retired Raymond “Ray” Charles, the first African American fire chief for the City of Sacramento, will … »More

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National News

CA Legislative Black Caucus Responds to Trump’s “Shithole’ Countries” comment

Sacramento, CA – On Thursday January 11th, during a discussion about protecting immigrants from El Salvador, Haiti, … »More

Trump marks King day out of view, buffeted by race claims

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump marked his first Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday Monday … »More

Trump denies he used vulgarity to describe African countries

WASHINGTON (AP) — In bluntly vulgar language, President Donald Trump questioned Thursday why the U.S. would accept … »More

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Upcoming Events

Black History event to Expand Inclusion for People of Pan Africa

Sacramento, Calif. – Sacramento Black History Month Expo kicks off its annual celebration on Friday, Feb. 23 from 1-5 p.m., with a Farm to Fork Friday celebration at the Cal Expo Event Center in … [Read More...]

Sacramento Police Department to hold a dedication ceremony in honor of the first two female patrol officers

In honor of Black History Month, the Sacramento Police Department will hold a dedication ceremony in honor of the first two female patrol officers today, Thursday, Feb. 8. Retired detective … [Read More...]

California Gubernatorial Forum to Focus on the Status of African American Women

SACRAMENTO, CA – Our Time to Engage, Inform and Vote: 2018 Gubernatorial Issues Forum in partnership with KCRA 3 convenes voters across California to discuss issues that impact African American women … [Read More...]

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Daily Digital Empowerment Series

RICHARD PAN: Recruiting to Fill California’s Diversity Gap

OPINION - I have been fighting for a state workforce that reflects the diversity of our state and community. With many state workers approaching retirement and an increase in available state jobs, I … »More

ROBERT WOODS: The Stock Market (Cont.)

OPINION - In a prior article I talked about the Stock Market and their components. We will continue where we left off with a discussion about Stock Market Management and Market Capitalization. … »More

TIANA BURSE: How To Overcome Life’s Challenges

OPINION - "Don't give up just because things are hard." - Anonymous Over the last 11 years I have found myself in a mental place where I didn't know if I could handle another life challenge or … »More

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Sports & Entertainment News

‘Black Panther’ crushes box office records in opening weekend

"Black Panther" continued its roaring start at the box office on Monday. Disney's Marvel Studios film brought in $40.16 million on Presidents' Day, edging out 2016's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" for the biggest Monday in box office … »More

2 Kings lead World past US 155-124 in Rising Stars game

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Buddy Hield and Bogdan Bogdanovic got the All-Star weekend off to a running start in the World’s latest victory over the NBA’s young Americans. Hield scored 29 points with five 3-pointers, and his Sacramento Kings teammate won … »More

Randolph keys big first half as Kings top Mavericks 114-109

DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines Center was once the most hostile road arena for the Sacramento Kings. Not anymore. Zach Randolph scored 22 points, Bogdan Bogdanovich added 19 and the Kings used a big first half to beat the Dallas Mavericks … »More

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Health News

Sacramento Area Walmart Stores to Host “Walmart Wellness Day” events

SACRAMENTO - All Sacramento area Walmart stores will be hosting the first Walmart Wellness Day event of the year on Saturday, … »More

California ‘Obamacare’ enrollment up slightly from last year

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's health insurance marketplace says enrollment is up slightly from the same period last … »More

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