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Bee history: 13 protesters arrested at Rancho Seco

April 1, 1979: Thirteen nucler protesters scaled the main gate to SMUD’s Rancho Seco plant Saturday and were arrested by sheriff’s deputies for trespassing.

National

Can Republicans govern if they can’t keep a promise they’ve made for 7 years?

Republicans exulted in November when they won the White House and both congressional chambers, promising aggressive moves on health care, taxes and immigration. But a spectacular stumble by House Speaker Paul Ryan and President Donald Trump on repealing Obamacare and passing a new health bill begs the question of whether the party will be able to get anything done if it can’t deliver on that promise.

Politics & Government

More signs that House panel’s Trump-Russia probe is reeling

The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said a scheduled public hearing for next week was canceled so that they could get vital, but classified, information from the directors of the FBI and the NSA. But the ranking Democrat on the committee said he believes it was to dodge urged by a White House upset at the notion that the committee will be putting out more public information

Videos

Watch protesters march and dance in 17th Annual Cesar Chavez March

A crowd of people gathered at Southside Park March 25, 2017 for the 17th Annual Cesar Chavez March to the California State Capitol. They marched for a long list of grievances including the recent Trump administration's view on immigration, health care, rights for women, LGBTQ and more.
Autumn Payne The Sacramento Bee
Watch protesters march and dance in 17th Annual Cesar Chavez March 3:20

Watch protesters march and dance in 17th Annual Cesar Chavez March

City council critical of police not releasing video by deadline 1:41

City council critical of police not releasing video by deadline

Watch Space Station crew members walk in space with an eye to the future 4:52

Watch Space Station crew members walk in space with an eye to the future

Watch water from beautiful lake in Plumas County flowing from spillway for first time since 1997 1:57

Watch water from beautiful lake in Plumas County flowing from spillway for first time since 1997