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FAIRFIELD (CBS) – It's dinnertime at International Bird Rescue in Fairfield. The feather-friendly facility is packed with murres, birds that live their whole lives in the ocean and are rarely seen by humans. “They don't come to beach unless there's a problem,” said Michelle Bellizzi of International Bird Rescue. There are 45 malnourished murres here right now, all with one common ailment. “Most of them just are nutritionally bankrupt. They've got nothing. No reserves left,” Bellizzi said. While there
Fri, Sep 04, 2015
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GALT (CBS13) – They've got a medical waste mess in Galt. In just one month, more than 900 hypodermic needles were dumped off at a recycling plant there. The only problem is that recycling plant is not equipped to handle the medical waste. It's illegal to throw away hypodermic needles in the trash, but only certain cities and counties in California have laws on the book addressing the matter. Workers at the Cal-Waste recycling plant in Galt
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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A Sacramento County family has settled their claim against the Folsom Cordova Unified School District after their 12-year old son committed suicide last year.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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STOCKTON (CBS13) – Stockton police are searching for the parents of a baby who was found alone in a stroller on Thursday night. Around 10 p.m., officers located a one-year-old baby boy in a stroller at Pacific Avenue and Harding Way, according to a Stockton Police Department statement. The baby has been taken into protective custody. Anyone with information about who the baby is or who the parents are is asked to call police at
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE (CBS/AP) — The U.S. Air Force airman who was injured when he and two childhood friends tackled a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train returned to his native California Thursday night. Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone arrived at about 8:30 p.m. at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield. Stone stepped off the plane from Rammstein, Germany, to cheers from about 200 people who had gathered to greet him, many waving small American
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Nothing has captured the migrant crisis in Europe like the picture of the body of a three-year-old Syrian boy who washed up, drowned on a Turkish beach. His name was Aylan Kurdi. He was three years old, and lost his life crossing the Mediterranean Sea while trying to escape to Europe. His five-year-old brother and their mother also drowned in a desperate attempt to find a better life. His father survived after the
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police confirm the man killed at Sacramento City College was a student at the college. They are not releasing his name. The shooting was in a parking lot on the southern edge of campus, north of Sutterville Road. There is a somber and uneasy feeling in the atmosphere on the campus Thursday night as police continue to search for the shooter. Frantic moments were captured on cellphone video as students jumped in to help save
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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Married for a little more than a year, Billy and Angela Clausen didn't always have a lot of money, friends say, but there was no shortage of love.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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By Kelly Ryan FOLSOM (CBS 13) – Emergency work has begun building a barge that would supply the city of Folsom with drinking water. If water levels drop, the current system would not function. California's prolonged drought is affecting Folsom Lake, and could soon affect the drinking-water supply for residents. Contractors have now started welding pipes as they begin to create a $3.5 million temporary barge and pumping system. The Bureau of Reclamation says it will keep water
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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LINCOLN (CBS 13) – An off-duty Lincoln police officer and other bystanders are being credited for saving the life of a man who was burning alive inside a truck. The ordeal was all caught on tape. The man was burning alive inside a pickup, which was somehow stuck on the train tracks, and was unable to get out. “He said ‘help,help!' and you could see him reaching and right around and try to take his seat belt
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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A 12-year-old Modesto boy has been cited for a hate crime and battery after allegedly attacking his classmate with sticks and using racial slurs while they waited for the school bus.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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Health officials say a foodborne virus may have sickened nearly 100 customers and employees last month at a Chipotle restaurant in Ventura County.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson announced Thursday details for a parade that will honor three area heroes for their role in thwarting a terror plot on a European train.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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At least one person was injured in a shooting near the campus of Sacramento City College which also prompted a lockdown and search nearby for the shooter, police said Thursday afternoon.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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The body of a woman believed to be the sole occupant of a car that submerged into that Mokelumne River Thursday afternoon has been recovered.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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One of the three Sacramento men who have been hailed as heroes after stopping a suspected terrorist in Europe is returning to American soil, officials said.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Sacramento City College is on lockdown following a shooting that reportedly happened on campus. The shooting was reported to police just before 4 p.m. in the 3800 Block of Freeport Boulevard. A witness says the shooting happened in front of the library. The victim, an adult male, was reportedly alert as he was being taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown. Multiple police units are at the school searching for the suspect. Police and deputies
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Sacramento hero Spencer Stone is arriving in California today. His flight is scheduled to land at Travis Air Force Base at 7 p.m., according to Air Force spokesperson. Stone, Alek Skarlatos and Anthony Sadler were hailed around the world as heroes after stopping an apparent massacre on a train. Their bravery earned them France's greatest honor. Dave Nobis was Stone's basketball coach at Del Campo High School and remembers him as a kid who wanted
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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Officials are investigating a possible drive-by shooting in Sacramento County that left at least one person injured.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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An elementary school-age girl reported an encounter with a man who made inappropriate sexual comments to her, Roseville police said.
Thu, Sep 03, 2015
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