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A.M. Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Sunday

Yolo County Sheriff Ed Prieto speaks at a press conference, Saturday about the arrest of Samantha Green, in connection with the death of her infant son, Justice Rees, who was found lifeless in a Yolo slough on Wednesday.
Yolo County Sheriff Ed Prieto speaks at a press conference, Saturday about the arrest of Samantha Green, in connection with the death of her infant son, Justice Rees, who was found lifeless in a Yolo slough on Wednesday. bnguyen@sacbee.com

Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today:

Spring into March: March dawns with a sunny day in Sacramento, with the high temperature expected to rise to near 66 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The forecast calls for calm wind becoming northwest about 5 mph in the afternoon.

Mother charged: Samantha Green, 23, has been charged with murder in the death of her infant son, Justice Rees, who was founded dead along a remote slough in Yolo County after an extensive search.

▪ Bee video: Green arrested in connection with baby Justice’s death

Jordana speaks: Speaking at an event for young community leaders, Jordana Steinberg, the 20-year-old daughter of former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, spoke of her struggle with mental illness in hope of inspiring change.

▪ Related Sacramento Bee stories:

Jordana’s story draws families’ attention to new childhood mood disorder

Jordana Steinberg: ‘A story of overcoming’

Joyce Terhaar: Are personal details relevant? Yes, for Jordana Steinberg’s story

Mexican roots: Learn about the records and methods used in researching Mexican ancestors from Maria Loera and members of the Neueva Galicia Genealogical Society. The event is scheduled from 1 to 2:30 p.m. today at the Sacramento Public Library, 828 I St.

Cosmos prevail: The New York Cosmos topped the Sacramento Republic FC 3-1 in a friendly Saturday night in front of a sold-out crowd of 20,231 at Hughes Stadium.

▪ Bee gallery: Sacramento Republic FC hosts Cosmos

Local sports: NBA – Portland Trail Blazers at Sacramento Kings, 3 p.m. (CSNCA, KHTK 1140, KAHI 950)

Golden State Warriors at Boston Celtics, 3 p.m. (KNBR 680)

College baseball – Sacramento State at Texas Tech, 9:30 a.m.

UC Davis at Portland, 1 p.m.

College softball – Sacramento State vs. CSU-Bakersfield in Northridge (tournament), 9:30 a.m.; vs. Loyola Marymount, noon.

UC Davis vs. UC San Diego in San Diego (tournament), 11:30 a.m.

Men’s college basketball – Oregon State at Cal, Noon (PAC 12 Network)

Oregon at Stanford, 4 p.m. (FS1)

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