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Questions remain about ‘Chloe’ in Jadianna Larsen case

Lisa Suzanne Burton faces charges of covering up the murder of Jadianna Larsen, 6. Her son, Juan Rivera, is charged with murder in the incident. Burton demanded that her son tell her what happened to Chloe at the pair’s preliminary hearing in Sacramento Superior Court.

Local

North Sacramento's MLK March stays in the neighborhood

Calling it a march, not a parade, Grant Union High School principal Darris Hinson said the problems facing black American kids and adults today are not a cause for celebration. Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King's legacy is about marching for change: in jobs, racial profiling and law enforcement relationships.

TV

NBC "Nightly News" anchor Lester Holt returns to Sacramento

NBC "Nightly News" anchor Lester Holt, 57, grew up in Rancho Cordova, while his father, who served in the U.S. Air Force, was stationed at Mather Air Force Base. Holt returns to the Sacramento Region to conduct interviews to be featured in the “Across America” series. Holt will also visit Warren, Mich.; Fayetteville, N.C.; and Washington, D.C. The idea is to gauge the concerns of people in various regions as President-elect Donald Trump takes office Friday.

Local

City of Davis struggles to rein in panhandling – gently

A city survey found that panhandling was a top concern for downtown business owners and residents in the college town. Respondents said the practice posed a public safety hazard. Some business owners complained that it was hurting their business and costing them money. Davis City Council members looked at different options last Tuesday to address business owners’ concerns, while taking pains to say they wanted to avoid criminalizing homelessness.

Weather

Flooded Yolo Bypass is simply striking at sunset

Where does all the water go that's diverted from the Sacramento River at the Sacramento Weir? The California Office of Emergency Services took this video of the Yolo Bypass between West Sacramento and Davis to explain. The water releases fill the Yolo floodplain under Interstate 80's Yolo Causeway on January 12, 2017. Before a causeway was built, drivers between Davis and Sacramento had to detour through Tracy and Stockton when seasonal flooding left the basin under water.

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Videos

Black lives matter activists stage MLK protest

Angered by police shootings and other social issues, local black lives matter activists take to the streets, offering a counter protest to the tradition MLK march.
Sammy Caiola The Sacramento Bee
Black lives matter activists stage MLK protest 1:11

Black lives matter activists stage MLK protest

North Sacramento's MLK March stays in the neighborhood 2:31

North Sacramento's MLK March stays in the neighborhood

Flooded Yolo Bypass is simply striking at sunset 1:04

Flooded Yolo Bypass is simply striking at sunset

Folsom zoo mountain lions get friendly with snowman 0:26

Folsom zoo mountain lions get friendly with snowman