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Thousands of names from Sacramento used in fake FCC comments – KCRA Sacramento

December 14, 2017 7:58:25 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — More than 3,000 comments using Sacramento residents’ names and addresses were submitted to the Federal Communications Commission encouraging the agency to repeal net neutrality regulations, a KCRA 3 Investigation found. All those comments were fake. More than 1 million fake comments were made in the name of people from across the…

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Cyclists Not Happy About River Crossing Options During Jiboom Street Bridge Closure – CBS Sacramento

December 14, 2017 5:38:23 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The closure of a local bridge for repairs has some Sacramento cyclists frustrated. The project will close the Jiboom Street Bridge at Discovery Park, causing hundreds of cyclists who use the bridge daily to change their routine. The bridge will close down on January 2 and re-open on May 31. While the…

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Major League Soccer discusses Sacramento's fate in 'productive' meeting. Did they vote? – Sacramento Bee (blog)

December 14, 2017 2:04:15 pm | 0 Comments

It was supposed to be decision day. Instead, soccer fans in Sacramento were left wondering whether their major-league aspirations will come true. The Major League Soccer board of governors on Thursday had “a productive discussion about the bids from ownership groups representing Cincinnati, Detroit, Nashville and Sacramento to become the next MLS expansion clubs,” the…

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Police Investigating Increase In Sacramento Pharmacy Robberies – CBS Sacramento

December 14, 2017 10:45:14 am | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police say they’re seeing an uptick in pharmacy robberies in Sacramento this year. Sacramento police say while detectives don’t believe all the robberies have been committed by the same people, there are a number of similarities between each incident. Detectives say multiple suspects after often seen going into the pharmacies during business…

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West Sacramento man pleads guilty to killing his three children – Sacramento Bee

December 14, 2017 8:33:18 am | 0 Comments

Robert Hodges pleaded guilty Thursday to the strangulation murders of his three young children and the attempt on his wife’s life at their West Sacramento apartment in September. He will spend the remainder of his days in state prison. Sentencing is set for Jan. 19 in Yolo Superior Court. An ashen Hodges, his shoulders slumped…

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Sacramento County Plan Aims To Protect Hotel Workers From … – CBS Sacramento

December 13, 2017 11:22:59 pm | 0 Comments

Will Sacramento Get A Team? MLS Board Deciding On ThursdayWe could be hours away from learning if Sacramento is one of the cities awarded a new Major League Soccer franchise. Morning Forecast – Dec. 14, 2017We haven’t seen a drop of rain since the beginning of the month. Find out how long this will continue.…

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A Good Deed Punished: Woman Loses Legs While Trying To Help Strangers In Stalled Car – CBS Sacramento

December 13, 2017 9:38:46 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — A good Samaritan is recovering in the hospital after losing both her legs while trying to help strangers in a stalled car. The woman was pushing that stalled car in a Sacramento County roadway when she was hit in a violent collision that severed her legs. Lindsay Shabazian is the mother…

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Sacramento School District making cuts for teacher contracts – ABC10

December 13, 2017 6:01:00 pm | 0 Comments

Thinkstock (Photo: McCown, Kellie) The Sacramento City Unified School District avoided a teacher strike last month after coming to a contract agreement, but now there’s another bridge to cross. In November, the Sacramento City Teachers Association (SCTA) demanded a 16 percent raise and pushed for smaller class sizes as well as better working conditions. With the help of…

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Kings call out 'Lady Bird' for ignoring Lakers series. Production company shoots back – Sacramento Bee

December 13, 2017 3:06:00 pm | 0 Comments

The Kings have taken a playful shot toward the critically acclaimed “Lady Bird” Director Greta Gerwig’s “love letter to Sacramento” is factually flawed, according to a post on the movie’s “goofs” page on IMDb. In the movie, which is set in Sacramento in 2002, there’s no mention of the Kings’ last NBA Western Conference finals…

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State auditor rebukes Sacramento sheriff for releasing audit details before publication – Sacramento Bee

December 13, 2017 2:50:36 pm | 0 Comments

Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones has landed in a dispute with the State Auditor’s Office after he released information this week about an unpublished audit examining his office’s concealed weapons permit process. In a move rarely seen before a state audit release, Jones on Monday distributed a statement outlining points he felt reflected well on…

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