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U.S. Senior Golf Off To A Hot Start at Del Paso Country Club

SACRAMENTO – In anticipation of 100-degree temperatures, the USGA has revised its U.S. Senior Open Spectator Policy … »More

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President Speaks at National Mayor’s Conference in SF

SAN FRANCISCO (CBM) — On Friday, President Obama and Representative Nancy Pelosi had a message for the nation’s … »More

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Effort to Oust Black Female School Superintendent Full of Racial Overtones

VALLEJO (CBM) - “Jiggas” and “arrogant b*****” are just two of the ugly slurs some northern Californians posted on … »More

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Supreme Court extends gay marriage nationwide

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the … »More

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Affordable Care Act Upheld by US Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's … »More

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Obama in new presidential podcast: US not cured of racism

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said the United States has not overcome its history of racism and is using … »More

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COP 2015 Charity Golf Tournament, Celebrating Our Fathers

SACRAMENTO - COP 2015 Charity Golf Tournament, Celebrating Our Fathers. A weekend celebration with Golf on Friday and Men’s Breakfast on Saturday. We are so excited about this event, all monies raised … [Read More...]

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Sacramento Celebrates Juneteenth 2015

SACRAMENTO - Sacramento joins cities across the country this month in celebrating freedom. A number of Juneteenth activities are planned throughout the area. We’ve compiled a list that highlights some … [Read More...]

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Presidential Candidate & Renowned Surgeon to Speak At IndiviZible Meeting

OAK PARK - Presidential candidate and world-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D. will speak at the next IndiviZible meeting on Monday, June 15. As part of the Speakers … [Read More...]

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LYNNIS WOODS: Make You a Priority

OPINION - Can you possibly heal if you don't take care of yourself? Every woman I know takes care of this that and the other thing too besides herself! What happens when illness, fatigue, grief and … »More

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RICHARD PAN: Vaccines are safe

OPINION - When I ran for the State Senate, I pledged to work to make our communities safe and healthy. Shortly after being sworn in, measles spread from Disneyland across California and the country … »More

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TIANA BURSE: Are You Putting First Things First?

OPINION - "Time management is an oxymoron. Time is beyond our control, and the clock keeps ticking regardless of how we lead our lives. Priority management is the answer to maximizing the time we … »More

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Sacramento Kings Select Kentucky Big Man, Willie Cauley-Stein

NORTH NATOMAS — In the midst of thick, purple smoke swirling around All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins’ and coach George Karl’s fragmented relationship, the Sacramento Kings, with much delight, bring Willie Cauley-Stein into the fold through the NBA … »More

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Lynching, Love, and Strong Performances Define “Levee James” Play

EAST SACRAMENTO — There are numerous stories from the Jim Crow era that express the disturbing acts of lynching and violence against southern Black people in the deep south states. Mixed in with solid performances by a cast of three dynamic … »More

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David Oyelowo creates a tortured soul in HBO’s ‘Nightingale’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — HBO's "Nightingale" is a small film with an indelibly big performance by David Oyelowo, who plays an emotionally damaged man losing himself further after a spasm of off-camera violence. The demands of the one-character drama … »More

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Minister Tony Muhammad Calls on Black Elected Officials to Oppose Supporting SB 277

SACRAMENTO (CBM) -  Minister Tony Muhammad, a Western Regional Representative of the Nation of Islam, decried Senate Bill 277 … »More

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Vaccinations: Losing the Option to Opt Out

(CBM) - Singer Chaka Khan’s sister, Tammy McCrary, believes there is a link between her 17-year-old son’s Autism and a … »More

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