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Visit a national park for free on MLK Day – one of four no-fee days this year

Originally published by SacBee.com Jan. 12, 2018 In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday on Monday, Jan. 15, all national parks will waive entrance fees. This year is the first since 2007 that King’s birthday and the national holiday … Continue reading

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Diet Coke says millennials thirsty for new experiences, introduces four new flavors

Originally published by SacBee.com Jan. 10, 2018 The Coca-Cola Company is introducing the first major change to its popular Diet Coke brand since its launch 35 years ago with the addition of four new flavors and a new look as … Continue reading

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Here’s how to get free ice cream this weekend

Originally published by SacBee.com Jan. 10, 2018 Sacramento ice cream lovers will be able to enjoy a scoop for free this weekend at the recently opened Downtown Commons Häagen-Dazs location. The DoCo Twitter account tweeted Wednesday that in celebration of this new … Continue reading

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A Starbucks is coming to Yosemite National Park, but thousands want to stop it

Originally published by SacBee.com Jan. 9, 2018 An online petition to stop a Starbucks from being added to Yosemite National Park is rapidly gaining steam, with thousands of people supporting efforts to stop the international coffee chain from entering the … Continue reading

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How much money do you need to be richest person ever? Ask Jeff Bezos

Originally published by SacBee.com Jan. 9, 2018 Online retailer Amazon has another feather to put in its very large cap of successes now that its CEO, Jeff Bezos, has become the richest person of all-time. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires … Continue reading

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Too drunk to drive? New California law could give you a free ride

Originally published in the Dec. 25, 2017 print edition of the Sacramento Bee, on SacBee.com as part of Capitol Alert and on both The Modesto Bee and San Luis Obispo Tribune websites It’s an all-too-familiar scene in Sacramento. A group of friends … Continue reading

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Legislature hopes to increase grad rates with ‘California Promise’

Sac State president launches similar plan ahead of bill signing Originally published by the State Hornet online Sept. 13, 2016 and in print Sept. 15, 2016 New legislation that passed through the state legislature last month would, if signed by … Continue reading

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