Morning Edition 2006-11-16


 
Thursday, November 16, 2006

    Part of Series

  • Turkey Drive Getting Slow Start
    Volunteers of America in Sacramento is holding its annual turkey drive for the homeless.
    Wednesday, November 15, 2006
  • Police Dogs Get Protection
    The recently formed police department in Elk Grove has received a valuable donation – bullet proof vests to protect its police dogs.
    Wednesday, November 15, 2006
  • 5.5 Billion Dollar Budget Deficit Looms
    Some words of caution from the state’s legislative analyst —she says California faces more than five billion dollars in a budget deficit next year, despite recent economic growth.
    Wednesday, November 15, 2006
  • Maloofs Ask NBA To Lead New Arena Effort
    The NBA is taking charge of the Sacramento Kings’ long-running efforts to build a new arena.
    Wednesday, November 15, 2006
  • Pulitzer Winning McCourt Talks About His First Career
    Frank McCourt became a household name with the publication of “Angela’s Ashes,” his first book, winner of a Pulitzer Prize, and the basis of an acclaimed film. His new book, “Teacher Man,” traces his pre-fame life as a New York City school teacher.
    Wednesday, November 15, 2006
  • Nevada's Smoking Ban: Wounding a Sacred Cow
    Beginning December 8th, smoking will be banned in Nevada bars that serve food. The owners of small pubs and restaurants are unsure of what lies ahead in a state where smoking, drinking and gambling are popular traditions …
    Thursday, November 16, 2006