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September 12, 2019 - 11:02 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California lawmakers sent Gov. Gavin Newsom legislation Wednesday capping rent increases as the nation's most populous state struggles with an affordable housing and a homelessness crisis. Assembly members voted 46-22 to limit annual rent increases at 5% plus inflation...
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August 06, 2019 - 3:47 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two people have been fatally shot at an elderly care facility in suburban Sacramento in what investigators believe to be a murder-suicide. Sacramento County sheriff's Sgt. Tess Deterding said the husband and wife who died Tuesday were in their 60s and both had dementia or...
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June 20, 2019 - 12:19 pm
A rookie Sacramento police officer was fatally shot during a domestic violence call and laid wounded for about 45 minutes as the gunman kept officers at bay with volleys of bullets, authorities said Thursday. Officer Tara O'Sullivan, 26, was shot shortly Wednesday while helping a woman collect her...
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Ameera Butt
May 23, 2019 - 2:58 pm
Gov. Gavin Newsom joined KNX In-Depth Thursday afternoon to recap what he's covered on his recent health care tour, the proposed California mandate on health insurance, a new task force he created to address the homeless crisis and the high-speed rail drama with the federal government. HEALTHCARE...
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May 19, 2019 - 9:33 am
Authorities say somebody stole a tripod from a California Department of Transportation crew and then dropped it from an overpass onto a Sacramento freeway, impaling the lung of a passenger in a van. The driver of the van, Tim Page, tells KCRA-TV that he was on Interstate 5 Thursday morning when the...
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May 02, 2019 - 7:34 am
Quite a photo opportunity for Governor Gavin Newsom as he visited a Sacramento college to highlight what he says is the dignity of work. He undertook a series of tasks as a custodian and groundskeeper, including replacing lights in a restroom. Watch the video below from the Governor's Twitter:...
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April 24, 2019 - 3:10 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A couple in Sacramento were shocked and saddened when they returned from their vacation to find their house had been burglarized, and their most precious item stolen -- the urn that held the ashes of their infant daughter. Kelly and Elliott Smith, both of whom served in Afghanistan,...
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CBS
April 11, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Teachers in Sacramento went on strike Thursday for the first time in 30 years. They're accusing the school district of backtracking on promises of better pay and smaller classes. In the past year, more than 400,000 teachers in nine states have gone on strike, affecting more than 5 million children...
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April 04, 2019 - 8:28 am
(KNX 1070) -- Once again, the National Transportation Safety Board is urging California to ban all cell phone use in cars, even by drivers using hands-free devices. A federal safety expert is calling on California to pass a new law to ban all cell phone use in cars, even of hands-free devices...
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March 05, 2019 - 12:37 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California's attorney general said Tuesday that he won't charge two Sacramento police officers who fatally shot an unarmed black man last year, a killing that set off intense protests. Attorney General Xavier Becerra's announcement follows the Sacramento district attorney's...
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