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Sacramento authorities arrest Golden State Killer 8 MIN, 53 SEC

Police in Sacramento today say they’ve caught the man known as the Golden State Killer, East Area Rapist, and Original Night Stalker. He’s blamed for at least 12 killings, 45 rapes, and burglaries in the ‘70s and ‘80s. Joseph James DeAngelo apparently had been living near Sacramento for decades, unknown to neighbors and law enforcement.

Guests:
Sam Stanton, Reporter, Sacramento Bee

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Update: East Area Rapist suspect arrested using DNA evidence after four decades, officials say

California assemblywoman Cristina Garcia is accused of financial impropriety 8 MIN, 14 SEC

Cristina Garcia was a leader of the #MeToo movement in Sacramento. She went on leave from the legislature after she was accused of inappropriate behavior with staff. She’s also been accused of using homophobic and racial slurs in the past. Today we learn of financial irregularities involving Garcia.

Guests:
Carla Marinucci, Politico (@cmarinucci)

How will KCET-KOCE merger affect LA broadcasting? 11 MIN, 22 SEC

KCET was PBS’ flagship TV station in LA -- the second largest market in the country. Eight years ago, it dropped its ties with PBS. Then donations plummeted, and KCET struggled to stay solvent and produce original programming. Now it’s merging with KOCE, the smaller PBS affiliate based in Orange County.

Guests:
Michael Schneider, Indiewire / Variety (@Franklinavenue)
Jeff Gottlieb, Los Angeles Times (@gottliebjeff)

More:
After leaving PBS, a California TV station struggles with its independence

What we know -- and don't know -- about CBD 16 MIN, 5 SEC

CBD is a cannabis extract that doesn’t make you high. You can buy it as a balm, spray, mint or oil. It’s not cheap -- a CBD lotion or oil can set you back $50-$80. The wellness industry markets CBD as a miracle drug that can cure everything from headaches to depression. But a lot of those claims aren't backed by science, and there’s a lot we don’t know yet about CBD.

Guests:
Mohini Ranganathan, Yale University School of Medicine
Adie Wilson-Poe, Washington University in St. Louis

Federal judge wants DACA to be renewed 4 MIN, 9 SEC

U.S. District Court Judge John D. Bates said President Trump’s decision to end DACA was arbitrary and capricious. He gave the administration three months to come up with a plausible reason for ending DACA. If it fails to do so, the program goes back into effect.

Guests:
Sarah Pierce, Migration Policy Institute

More:
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applications

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