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Judge rejects disabled man's petition to vote _ for now

A California judge ruled that a former NPR producer who had a traumatic brain injury has so far failed to demonstrate he is qualified to vote despite a new state law that makes it easier for people with developmental disabilities to keep and restore the right to cast a ballot.

Business

Europe hits Apple with a $15 billion-plus tax bill

The European Union ordered Apple on Tuesday to pay nearly $15 billion in back taxes to Ireland, plus billions more in interest, in a move that dramatically escalates the fight over whether America's biggest corporations are paying their fair share around the world.

Videos

Barricaded man in L Street surrenders

A standoff across from the state Capitol ended peacefully late Monday afternoon when police arrested a man who had barricaded himself in his car on L Street.
Hector Amezcua The Sacramento Bee
Barricaded man in L Street surrenders 0:46

Barricaded man in L Street surrenders

Man in car near Capitol screams at Sacramento police 1:11

Man in car near Capitol screams at Sacramento police

Ted Cruz invokes Reagan in California: 'There's a new revolution brewing' 0:31

Ted Cruz invokes Reagan in California: 'There's a new revolution brewing'

Jerry Brown economics: 'empathy' vs. market 'ravages' 0:40

Jerry Brown economics: 'empathy' vs. market 'ravages'