So far so good, Caltrans says, but stay off I-80 if possible

Construction on westbound I-80 in north Sacramento has produced minimal traffic jams so far this weekend, but traffic volumes tend to get higher Sunday afternoon as people head back home after weekends in Tahoe or Reno, Caltrans spokeswoman Deanna Shoopman said.

49ers’ Kaepernick explains views in players-only meeting

The 49ers held a players-only meeting before practice in which the quarterback was asked to explain his views. Some said they weren’t aware that Kaepernick had been sitting during the singing of the anthem in the first three preseason games because he was behind them on the bench.

Christian colleges receive a baptism by legislation

In a Legislature controlled by Democrats, where the American Civil Liberties Union and gay rights organizations have clout, religious colleges in the state had good cause to worry they were heading to a slaughter, and they set out to find representation. They had difficulty finding takers.

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Kaepernick doubles down on national anthem protest: "I'll continue to sit."

Colin Kaepernick did not stand during the national anthem Friday and plans to continue protesting.
Matt Barrows The Sacramento Bee
Kaepernick doubles down on national anthem protest: 2:23

Kaepernick doubles down on national anthem protest: "I'll continue to sit."

Sacramento Mural Festival paints the city beautiful 1:27

Sacramento Mural Festival paints the city beautiful

Republic FC's Paul Buckle on Elloitt Hord: 'I think we have found a real player there' 4:37

Republic FC's Paul Buckle on Elloitt Hord: 'I think we have found a real player there'

Italy mourns as survivors dig through earthquake's devastation 4:09

Italy mourns as survivors dig through earthquake's devastation

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