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  • Be There from Anywhere with Photos, Videos and Highlights at LiveAtTheGame.com
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:02:49 GMT
    The Elk Grove Auto Mall is sponsoring LiveAtTheGame, a live-update website and application that captures the action of high school football games through the efforts of mostly high school students, reporting straight from the sidelines to http://www.liveatthegame.com The program will cover 17 schools in the Elk Grove and Sacramento areas for the duration of the 2015 season. The Elk Grove Auto Mall is sponsoring LiveAtTheGame, a live-update website and application that captures the action of high...
  • Police: High School Football Game Called Off In Stockton After Rumors Of Violence In Stands
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:10:16 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Politically correct micro-aggression choice of words lead to on-air murders
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:14:05 GMT
    The question starting to be asked is if something popularly known as micro-aggression is now legitimizing thin-skinned and perpetually offended individuals to cry foul at every imagined slight. In a nutshell, proponent of the micro-aggression theory believe that without even realizing it, certain thoughts, words, and deeds are evidence of someone's inner bigot....
  • WJU Gala to Honor Four Esteemed Alumni
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    William Jessup University will honor four esteemed alumni who are excelling in their respective fields of endeavor at its annual Jessup Gala, which takes place Sunday, October 4 at the Hyatt Regency in Sacramento. The event, which begins at 5:30 p.m., raises funds for student scholarships....
  • School fund set for US man who helped thwart France attack
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:01:17 GMT
    A California university has established a scholarship fund to assist one of the men who helped subdue a gunman on a high-speed train traveling to Paris. School fund set for US man who helped thwart France attack SACRAMENTO, Calif....
  • University of Illinois Fires Coach Tim Beckman
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:19:55 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Grant funds scholarships to Supported Life Conference
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:49:29 GMT
    The Supported Life Institute has received a grant from the Yocha Dehe Community Fund to benefit people with developmental disabilities and their family members from Davis, Yolo County and Sacramento. The grant will fund partial scholarships to participate in the annual statewide Supported Life Conference, to be held Oct. 8-9 in Sacramento....
  • Kings Sign 'Bad Boy' Marshall Henderson
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:07:54 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Rookie Spotlight: Kevin White To Become Part Of Dynamic Duo With Chicago Bears
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:59:26 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • More
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:31:50 GMT
    A report is due out Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 on monthly state water conservation figures. Many California cities are conserving well, a... A familiar scene repeated itself at a rural Kentucky courthouse: a gay couple marched into the clerk's office, requested a marriage license and insisted that a mounting pile of court orders proves they are... A familiar scene repeated itself at a rural Kentucky courthouse: a gay couple marched into the clerk's office, requested a marriage license and insisted ...
  • Californians cut water without state imposing fines
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:11:00 GMT
    A report is due out Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 on monthly state water conservation figures. Many California cities are conserving well, a... FRESNO, Calif....
  • Drummer Symmonds returns to hometown for pair of shows - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 PST
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Two years ago, Glenn Symmonds and some of his musician friends gathered for two important shows at the Roadside Bar in the Valley. Symmonds had been diagnosed with bladder cancer, and the concerts were meant to raise money for the expensive procedures Symmonds was about to undergo....
  • Sacramento Play Summit on September 12th
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Fairytale Town, the Sacramento Public Library and ScholarShare Speaks will present the third annual Sacramento Play Summit on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tsakopolous Library Galleria in Downtown Sacramento....
  • William Jessup University Gala to be held in Sacramento
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    William Jessup University will honor four esteemed alumni who are excelling in their respective fields of endeavor at its annual Jessup Gala, which takes place Sunday, October 4 at the Hyatt Regency in Sacramento. The event, which begins at 5:30 p.m., raises funds for student scholarships....
  • Reopening of Oroville Chinese Temple met with large crowd, lion dancing, loud firecrackers
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Giang Chan, 92, and his daughter, Diane Chan Lam, look at their Chan family tapestry at the Oroville Chinese Temple in Oroville. Oroville >> About 200 people were on hand to celebrate the grand reopening of the Oroville Chinese Temple and Museum Complex on Thursday....
  • Ap Exclusive: Chairman promises review of unspent charity
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 06:19:57 GMT
    Stennis helped a lawmaker pass legislation allowing California taxpayers to donate to colon cancer prevention after her husband died of the diseas... . In this Aug. 19, 2015, photo, California Army National Guardsman, Sgt....
  • Supreme Court Denies School Contract Case
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 03:51:37 GMT
    The California Supreme Court has denied a Fresno school district's request to review an appellate court ruling that was strongly critical of its use of no-bid contracts - a ruling that school contractors across the state fear may set a legal precedent that leaves them on the hook to repay millions of dollars in past contracts. The ruling addressed the topic of newly popular lease-leaseback school construction contracts, which skirt the competitive public bidding process and allow districts to ha...
  • California tax donations lost in bureaucracy
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 03:32:45 GMT
    SACRAMENTO >> Every year when they do their taxes, Californians donate millions for charitable causes, but nearly $10 million of that money sat unspent in government accounts at the end of last year and some of the funding never reaches its intended target, according to a review by The Associated Press. Good intentions often meet a lengthy bureaucratic maze with little oversight, leaving many of the contributions delayed and lost....
  • 'Sister Wives' Cite Gay Marriage Ruling To Justify Polygamy
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 02:03:24 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • New Sac State boss will pay students to graduate on time
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:12:37 GMT
    In his first speech to faculty members, the new president of California State University, Sacramento laid out his plan Thursday to offer students a financial incentive to graduate on time. Robert Nelsen, who became the college's president this summer, said he wants to offer students a tuition credit for each semester they carry a full load of courses....