Kevin Johnson

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Gov. Jerry Brown Passes On Ice Bucket Challenge, Dog Stands In

California Gov. Jerry Brown has passed on the Ice Bucket Challenge, instead having his Welsh corgi take part in the benefit supporting the ALS Association.

08/20/2014

AY 19:  (2nd L) Team owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers watches the San Antonio Spurs play against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NBA Commissioner To Discuss Clippers Owner Donald Sterling’s Alleged Racist Comments Tuesday

In 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.

04/29/2014

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson (Steve Freeman/Getty Images)

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?

04/16/2014

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Cliff Pennington #2 after he hit a three run home run in the second inning of their game against the Boston Red Sox at O.co Coliseum on July 2, 2012. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sacramento Mayor Exploring Idea Of Luring A’s Away From Oakland

Sacramento 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.

07/09/2012

Warriors v. Kings

Sacramento Approves Arena Plan To Keep Kings

A 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.

03/06/2012

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson (Steve Freeman/Getty Images)

Man Throws Wallet At Sacramento Mayor During Council Meeting

Kevin 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.

02/01/2012

Members of the Sacramento Kings look on following a loss against the Los Angeles Lakers on April 13, 2011 at Power Balance Pavilion in Sacramento. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Sacramento Pitches To NBA Execs To Keep Kings

Sacramento 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.

CBS San Francisco–04/21/2011

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