Rookie Papagiannis continues development with Reno

George Papagiannis was averaging 12.8 points and 8.2 rebounds in 18 games for the Reno Bighorns of the NBA Development League entering Friday. Last year’s 13th overall pick is adapting to a different style of play from his native Greece.

California Republicans see a way out of irrelevance in the era of Trump

The California Republican Party is fighting for relevance in a deep-blue state and trying to recast itself to appeal to a more diverse base of voters. Republicans in the California Legislature also view the new political landscape in Washington, D.C., as an opportunity to work across party lines in Sacramento.

Trump’s attack on the press is also an assault on the public

Journalists from several major news organizations were barred from a question-and-answer session Friday at the White House. It was an outrage, but not a surprise since President Donald Trump calls any negative stories “fake news” and labels the media the “enemy of the American people.”

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See the damage evolve: Oroville spillway erosion over time

As seen from the air and ground level, the gaping hole in the spillway was first photographed by The Bee on Feb. 8, the same day that inspectors were sent via tether down into the hole. Water was released later that same day. Since then, we have documented the erosion caused by the force of water.
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See the damage evolve: Oroville spillway erosion over time 0:46

See the damage evolve: Oroville spillway erosion over time

Pro cliff jumpers take the plunge at McCloud Falls 0:50

Pro cliff jumpers take the plunge at McCloud Falls

The birth of Oroville Dam | Watch construction of tallest dam in the U.S. in the 1960s 5:38

The birth of Oroville Dam | Watch construction of tallest dam in the U.S. in the 1960s

Man breaks into Sacramento County Jail ... with his car 0:30

Man breaks into Sacramento County Jail ... with his car

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