State & Local News

157 People Killed by Police in California in 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Violent police encounters in California last year led to the deaths of 157 people and six … »More

Local Students Complete Green Tech Summer Program

OAK PARK — Sometimes it could be difficult for teens to find summer employment that would help them escape the … »More

Daniel Hahn To Become Sacramento’s “Top Cop”

SACRAMENTO — As a 16-year-old growing up in Oak Park, Daniel Hahn was going down a dangerous path that led him into … »More

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National News

Business leaders quit Trump panel; he hits back hard

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday ripped into business leaders who resigned from his White House … »More

White Supremacist Murder Suspect Jailed after Charlottesville Attack

(NNPA) - James Alex Fields Jr., a 20 year-old from Ohio, who drove his dark gray Dodge Challenger into a crowd of … »More

California families help convene gathering for justice in Detroit

DETROIT— He’s been praying, organizing, protesting, and fighting for justice for almost a decade now; but each time … »More

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Upcoming Events

“Night Life Turned Right’s” Final Weekend In Del Paso Heights

DEL PASO HEIGHTS - When the “Third Annual Night Life Turned Right” summer program kicked off last month, an unwanted disturbance took place that probably happened at the precise time. It was a wakeup … [Read More...]

August Events to Recognize Health Disparities in African American Community

(SACRAMENTO) - Yes2Kollege Educational Resources, Inc.’s African American Women’s Health Legacy (AAWHL) Program asks for the community's support this August in celebration of its California Senate … [Read More...]

Sacramento City School District to host job fair

SACRAMENTO — Sacramento City Unified School District (SCUSD) is hosting a job fair to fill classified positions such as bus drivers, food service assistants and custodians on Wednesday, July … [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

Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84. Gregory died late Saturday in Washington, … »More

Stephen Curry, Jerry Rice and Charles Barkley Headline All-Star Field at the 2017 AMERICAN CENTURY CHAMPIONSHIP

LAKE TAHOE - NBC Sports Group will provide unprecedented comprehensive on air and digital coverage this week of the nation’s premier celebrity golf tournament, the American Century Championship from Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course in Lake Tahoe. A … »More

Kings land veteran free agents Zach Randolph, George Hill

(AP) - The Sacramento Kings added veteran help to their young roster on Tuesday by agreeing to free-agent contracts with forward Zach Randolph and point guard George Hill. Randolph left Memphis for a $24 million, two-year deal to reunite with … »More

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Health News

August Events to Recognize Health Disparities in African American Community

(SACRAMENTO) - Yes2Kollege Educational Resources, Inc.’s African American Women’s Health Legacy (AAWHL) Program asks for the … »More

California’s Democratic Leaders Rebuke Republican Senate Health Care Plan

(CBM) - Three of the Golden State's top Democrats denounced a Republican Senate-promoted health care bill making the rounds … »More

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