Here are seven stories from the weekend that you will want to catch up on before the work week hits.
Ticket pricing is becoming increasingly sophisticated in the world of sports and entertainment, and industry experts say the Sacramento Kings are among the savviest practitioners anywhere.
The 34-year-old Redding-area woman was found around 4:30 a.m. Thursday after she flagged down a driver on Interstate 5 in Yolo County. Investigators say Papini was bound with restraints when she was let out of a sport-utility vehicle near a freeway interchange in the town of Yolo. They say she was able to flag down a motorist on the freeway near County Road 17.
Larry Saltzman, 63, has covered the entire 26 miles, 385 yards twice before, back when he ran simply for fun and good health. This year, he’s attempting only half the course and plans to walk part of it. It’s less than Saltzman hoped, but the best he can do, given what he’s up against.
The Sacramento movie-theater scene is undergoing a Hollywood-style face-lift, with the opening of two new multiplexes boasting the latest amenities. Three more are on the way.
5) Popular on Twitter: Folsom keeps rolling in rout of Elk Grove
It’s a simple formula. Keep the quarterback upright, find the open guy amid mismatches, and defend and compete like mad.
6) Popular on Facebook: Man fatally shot in Greenhaven area of Sacramento; suspect in custody
The shooting took place about 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Florin Road and Gloria Drive, near John F. Kennedy High School.
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