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2 L.A. Men Face Jail Time In Freeing Of 2,000 Minks From Fur Farm

A pair of animal rights activists reportedly face some hefty penalties if they’re convicted of freeing 2,000 minks at a Chicago-area fur farm.

07/10/2014

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Sacramento, NBA Close To Arena Financing Deal

In a joint statement released Wednesday, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and NBA Commissioner David Stern said they have agreed to a “work plan” in hopes of reaching a deal to finance a new arena by the March 1 deadline. Johnson, Stern and the Maloof family, which owns the Kings, will meet during this weekend’s All-Star festivities in Orlando, Fla.

02/22/2012

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How KJ Saved The NBA In Sacramento

Just before his meeting with NBA owners to decide the fate of the Sacramento Kings, Kevin Johnson clicked on the television and found an unlikely source of inspiration.

05/16/2011

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Anaheim, Sacramento Await Decision About Kings’ Future

Sacramento is showing the NBA the money.

04/26/2011

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Kings Owners Get Extension To File For Relocation To Anaheim

The NBA has granted the owners of the Sacramento Kings an extension until May 2 to file paperwork requesting a relocation to Anaheim.

04/15/2011

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Billionaire Wants To Buy And Keep Kings In Sacramento

Have fans of the Sacramento Kings been thrown a lifeline? One day after the team closed its regular season at home in front of a teary crowd, Kevin Johnson, the Mayor of Sacramento, has raised a possible alternative to the franchise relocating to Anaheim.

04/14/2011

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Sacramento Fighting To Keep Kings From Heading To Anaheim

Sacramento isn’t losing its NBA team without a fight.

03/31/2011

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Honda Center Making Ticket Priorities For Possible NBA Relocation

Fans in Southern California are wasting no time showing their interest in tickets for a possible NBA franchise in Anaheim.

03/29/2011

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Mayor: Kings Are In ‘Final Weeks’ In Sacramento

Sacramento Mayor and former NBA player Kevin Johnson says the Kings’ possible relocation to Anaheim “feels like a slow death” and this “will likely be the Kings’ final weeks in Sacramento after 26 years.”

03/22/2011

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