Beleaguered Sacto Mayor Kevin Johnson Won't Seek Re-ElectionMayor Kevin Johnson has decided not to seek reelection. Johnson issued a statement Tuesday saying he will not run for a third term after "much thought and soul-searching."
Gov. Jerry Brown Passes On Ice Bucket Challenge, Dog Stands InCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has passed on the Ice Bucket Challenge, instead having his Welsh corgi take part in the benefit supporting the ALS Association.
NBA Commissioner To Discuss Clippers Owner Donald Sterling's Alleged Racist Comments TuesdayIn an NBA news conference Tuesday afternoon, commissioner Adam Silver is expected to speak about the audio recording purportedly of Donald Sterling telling a friend he didn't want Black people at Clippers games.
Phil Matier: Does Sacramento’s Mayor Have Wider Political Ambitions? Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson has a new title after being named President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors on Wednesday, but does it mean he wants to be thrust into the national spotlight?
Sacramento Mayor Exploring Idea Of Luring A's Away From OaklandSacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson announced the formation of an exploratory committee to look at the viability at bringing a major league baseball team to the River City.
Sacramento Approves Arena Plan To Keep KingsA year after almost being wiped off the NBA map, Sacramento cleared the most critical political hurdle late Tuesday night when the City Council approved a plan to help finance an estimated $391 million arena.
Man Throws Wallet At Sacramento Mayor During Council MeetingKevin Johnson no doubt experienced heckling during his NBA playing days and he’s heard from critics during his three years as Sacramento’s mayor, but Tuesday may have been a first for him.
Sacramento Pitches To NBA Execs To Keep KingsSacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and other political and business leaders emerged from meetings with NBA officials Thursday optimistic about their efforts to keep the Kings in town.