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Republicans trying to win a central California Assembly seat are tying incumbent Democrat Adam Gray to indicted suspended Sen. Ron Calderon. Gray’s campaign has countered by linking California Republican Party Chairman Jim Brulte to fines paid by the Sacramento-based governmental affairs firm with which he’s attached.
A winged spaceship designed to take tourists on excursions beyond Earth's atmosphere exploded during a test flight Friday over the Mojave Desert, killing a pilot in the second fiery setback for commercial space travel in less than a week.
None of this happens without Gregg Lukenbill. No purchase of the Kings in 1983 and relocation to Sacramento in 1985. No inclusion into the national sporting scene for a small-market city that produced a college fieldhouse home-court setting and record sellout streaks. No Arco I or Arco II. No retired jerseys for Mitch Richmond, Vlade Divac, Chris Webber or the Sixth Man in recognition of fan loyalty.
A Sacramento Regional Transit light-rail rider called Thursday to complain there was a drug-sniffing police dog on the train that morning. At least that was his impression after briefly speaking to the officer with the dog. The rider, Edward Jefferson, who described himself as an older man, said he was concerned that RT officials might be using the dog to seek out and arrest young men on trains who are not causing any problems.