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Ring: Feds told him to lie to implicate Doolittle

Described by prosecutors as “Team Abramoff’s chief operating officer,” ex-lobbyist Kevin Ring is now claiming the Justice Department wanted him to lie and send best friend an ...

Secret Service, Placer County sheriff’s probe reels in big “phisher”

Placer County sheriff’s investigators are being credited with playing a key role in putting a Sacramento man behind bars for what is being considered the most widespread high-tec ...

Placer County campaign aide pleads guilty to embezzling funds

A former campaign aide to three Placer County candidates, including the current District Attorney, Brian Jagger pleaded guilty Monday in Sacramento to a single count of wire fraud ...

Justice Department raid touches off call for Timberline development halt

A state Department of Justice search at Horizon West Healthcare’s Rocklin headquarters is causing reverberations with the Timberline seniors housing project in North Auburn. Com ...