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Wildfires, wildflowers are part of California’s cycle of life

While incredibly destructive and expensive to fight, wildfire also can rejuvenate California’s native shrub lands and forests. Rebirth of a mountain valley’s landscape illustrates this natural evolution.

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‘Jason Bourne’ is a ripped-from-the-headlines thrill

“Jason Bourne” delivers everything that we expect from this franchise. We want Matt Damon making swift, brutal work of his enemies. We want him burning rubber on narrow European streets. We want CIA bigwigs, illuminated by the glow of computer screens shouting “enhance!” at surveillance footage and exclaiming in awe: “It’s Bourne.” All of that is here, gloriously.

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Wildflowers after wildfires

After a devastating wildfire, nature regenerates the wilderness and covers burn scars with wildflowers in Green Valley Lake, CA.
Debbie Arrington The Sacramento Bee
Wildflowers after wildfires 2:25

Wildflowers after wildfires

Penguin chick born at the Bronx Zoo makes public debut 1:36

Penguin chick born at the Bronx Zoo makes public debut

Sacramento's own Tommy Kono gets his due in TV documentary 1:21

Sacramento's own Tommy Kono gets his due in TV documentary

Dog, missing for almost seven years, reunited with owners 0:59

Dog, missing for almost seven years, reunited with owners