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  1. Brown, lawmakers agree on California spending planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this May 13, 2016 file photo, California Gov. Jerry Brown gestures to a chart showing the unpredictable capital gains revenues as he discusses his revised 2016-17 state budget plan in Sacramento, Calif. Lawmakers scheduled a meeting Thursday evening June 9, 2016 to consider a compromise 2016-17 California budget plan.

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  2. AP Exclusive: Water giant gave $1.4M loan to officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A California public water district that earned a rare federal penalty over what it described as "a little Enron accounting" loaned one of its executives $1.4 million to buy a riverfront home, and the loan remains unpaid nine years later although the official has left the agency, according to records and interviews. In this photo taken Wednesday, June 1, 2016 is the Walnut Grove, Calif., home of Jason Peltier, the former deputy general manager of the Westland Water District.

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  3. Ap Fact Check: Trumped-up charge on 'Obamacare' premiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Donald Trump says the Obama administration plans to keep consumers in the dark about premium increases for 2017 under the president's health care law - for political reasons. But the administration says next year's sign-up season is going forward on schedule, and insurers say they've seen no indication of a delay.

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  4. The Latest: California Assembly advances no-tampon-tax billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Sen. Mike McGuire, D-Healdsburg, right, discusses his measure to impose a 15 percent sales tax for medical marijuana, with Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. Senators approved McGuire's bill, SB987 on a 27-9 vote, sending it to the Assembly.

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  5. Murder victim's sister testifies about "heartless act" that took her brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Tilicia Copeland speaks about the loss of her brother Charlie Artis Wednesday afternoon during a sentencing hearing for Donteviouse Marquis Doleman and Edward Lee, two men convicted Tuesday in the 2012 shooting death of Artis. In these excerpts from Wesley Lambertus' closing argument, Lambertus, the lead prosecutor in the trial of two men charged in the 2012 death of Columbus barber Charlie Artis, challenges some key assertions made by defense attorneys during their closes.

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  6. Nevada's shot-blocking frosh Oliver pulls out of NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Nevada forward Cameron Oliver has pulled out of the NBA draft and plans to be back with the Wolf Pack for his sophomore season. The 6-foot-8 Oliver averaged 13.4 points, 9.1 rebounds and 2.6 blocked shots per game as a freshman.

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  7. Demetrice Scott testifies at trial - "I didn't know Charlie Artis was mudered"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    To help save lives of first responders and reduce injuries, the Georgia Fraternal Order of Police will donate nine bulletproof vests to the Columbus Tech Police Department. The vests are part of the FOP's "Operation Protect Our Protectors" ballistic vest program.

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  8. Union coalition campaigns to extend income tax increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Eric Heins, president of the California Teachers Association, answers questions concerning a proposed ballot initiative asking voters to extend a temporary income tax increase on the wealthy, at a news conference, Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. Accompanied by representatives of other unions, hospitals and doctor's, Heins said they will turn in more then enough signatures to qualify the initiative for the November ballot.

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  9. Clock starts for voters to reject new California tobacco ageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this March 10, 2016 file photo, State Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-Azusa, urges lawmakers to approve his bill to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21 at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown faces a midnight deadline to act on six bills to restrict tobacco use in California, including one to raise the legal age to buy tobacco for smoking, dipping, chewing and vaping from 18 to 21. Brown must sign, veto or return the bills to the Legislature on Wednesday, May 4, or they automatically become law on Thursday.

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  10. St Louis, Sacramento among leading MLS expansion candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber called St. Louis and Sacramento, California, "front-runners" for the next round of expansion, which could occur as soon as 2020. "What held us back in St. Louis for 20 years is we never had a viable stadium," Garber said Thursday during a meeting with the Associated Press Sports Editors.

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  11. California protects pay by gender, is race next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Checker Brittney Bounds bags groceries for customer Esther Franklin, left, at Compton's Market Tuesday, Oct 6, 2015, in Sacramento, Calif. Calif., Gov. Jerry Brown signed an equal pay measure, SB358, by state Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson, D-Santa Barbara, that lets female employees challenge pay discrimination based on the wages a company pays to other employees who do similar work.

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  12. California faculty strike averted, terms of deal pendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Monday, March 28, 2016 file photo, Marvin Morales marches with Students for Quality Education rally at California State University, Sacramento, Calif., to demonstrate to the CSU administration that students will stand with faculty if they are forced to strike. California State University officials and the union that represents campus faculty are scheduled to reveal the terms Friday, April 8, 2016, of a salary agreement that averted an unprecedented strike at the 23 campuses.

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  13. $15 minimum-wage movement sets sights on more statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Wednesday, March 30, 2016 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo talks to media members outside his office at the state Capitol in Albany, N.Y. New York is set to join California on the path to a $15 minimum wage under an agreement headed to a vote in the state Legislature that would boost the wages of more than 2 million workers. The raise, part of a broader $156 billion state budget deal set for a vote late Thursday or early Friday, contains a series of "calibrated" increases that Cuomo said are designed to help working families while respecting differences in the state's regional economies.

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  14. Fired FBI agent who blew whistle over sex trips wins his appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The FBI wrongly fired a former special agent based in Sacramento, Calif., who blew the whistle on his colleagues' alleged sexual misconduct, a federal appeals court has ruled Capping a battle that's quietly raged across hearing rooms, courthouses and Capitol Hill, appellate judges rejected the bureau's charge that led to the 2012 firing of former special agent John C. Parkinson. The ruling effectively means the bureau must rehire Parkinson or pay him.

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  15. Mothers of accused shooter, slain teen hug in courtroom hallwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Family members of Keymontae Lindsey, the 16-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of Grant Union High School football player Jaulon J.J. Clavo, meet with Clavo's mother, Nicole Clavo, before the arraignment in Sacramento Superior Court on Monday, February 22, 2016. Nicole Clavo is comforted by her daughter, Japhera Clavo outside a Sacramento courtroom where Keymontae Lindsey, 16, was arraigned in the November shooting death of Grant High football player Jaulon "J.J." Clavo on Monday.

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  16. Obama wants a $10 tax on oil. Herea s why economists agree.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, photo, motorists get gas at a Costco station in Sacramento, Calif.

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  17. FBI offers reward in arson attempt at California mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The FBI is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of individuals responsible for the Dec. 26 attempted arson at a Tracy, Calif., mosque. The incident, which is being investigated as a possible hate crime, occurred at Tracy Islamic Center in the 11000 block of West Larch Road.

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  18. Menorahs of peace, made from bulletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Aiden Rashidi, 8, center, of Folsom, made a Menorah out of bullet shells and wood along with other children during a workshop on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015 in Folsom, Calif. at the 9th annual Chanukah Wonderland held at the Folsom Community Center.

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  19. Defense Department ends limits on women in combatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Thursday directed his top aides to open all combat assignments to women, a historic move that will enable female service members to seek 220,000 previously closed military posts. Those posts include Special Operations forces, which could one day put women on the front lines in Syria and Iraq, battling Islamic State militants under President Barack Obama's recent deployments of the elite troops to the two war-torn countries.

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  20. Trumpeter Cynthia Robinson, co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Cynthia Robinson, the trailblazing trumpeter who co-founded Sly and the Family Stone and later was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame , died Monday in Sacramento, Calif., following a battle with cancer. She was 71 years old.

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