• Auburn man's bromeliads are out of this world

    The Sacramento Bee 4 minutes ago
    Chet Blackburn saw his first bromeliad almost 50 years years ago in a tropical Guatemala rain forest. Driving on a narrow mountain road, he was overwhelmed by the rainbow of colorful foliage that seemed to be everywhere -- especially overhead. "I ...
  • The Sacramento Bee Ailene Voisin column

    The Sacramento Bee 5 minutes ago
    Omri Casspi, who was drafted by the Kings in the opening round (23rd overall) in 2009, is finalizing a one-year contract with his original franchise. The 6-foot-9 small forward was in Tel Aviv, Israel, and unavailable for comment. Casspi, the ...
  • Training camp Day 2: Hunter goes down; Gabbert, Carrier shine

    The Sacramento Bee 4 minutes ago
    The second full practice of training camp was marked by an injury to running back Kendall Hunter. After catching a quick swing pass from Blaine Gabbert, Hunter tried to juke incoming Perrish Cox, but his right knee locked up and ...
  • The Sacramento Bee Leading Off column

    The Sacramento Bee 4 minutes ago
    --When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell suggested the 49ers and Raiders could rent Levi's Stadium, did you wonder why the 49ers would allow it? --If the Raiders played at Levi's Stadium, would the colors be switched to silver and ...
  • New Mexico Ed Sec faulted for misspelled tweet

    The Associated Press 6 minutes ago
    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A tweet on New Mexico Education Secretary Hanna Skandera's account is drawing scrutiny for a misspelling. KOAT-TV reports ( that Skandera tweeted Thursday: "Proud to see the NM School grading website ...
  • Nebraska organic farm tours set Aug. 16

    The Associated Press 6 minutes ago
    ABIE, Neb. (AP) — Cover crops as part of a diverse cropping system will be part of the discussions during organic farm tours next month. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension says the first tour will begin at 1:30 p.m ...

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