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Counties in Northern California are concerned about road maintenance -- and it's because of a decline in gas tax revenue.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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Counties in Northern California are concerned about road maintenance -- and it's because of a decline in gas tax revenue.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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The Fairfield Police Department is asking for the public's help to locate an at-risk missing man who was last seen leaving his assisted-living facility.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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http://media.sacramento.cbslocal.com/CBSSAC_3003201522172500000AA.mp4 SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A bowl of beheaded birds was found in Sacramento in the 13th mutilated animal incident this year. The birds were discovered in the Pocket area, near Garcia Bend Park, along with a 2-foot-long bloody machete on top of the bowl on Sunday morning. Mutilated livestock and birds have been dumped all over Sacramento, but investigators say this is the first time a weapon was left behind. Sacramento Animal Control officer Jace Huggins says it's
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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http://media.sacramento.cbslocal.com/CBSSAC_3003201522175700000AA.mp4 SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — For more than a decade, Sacramento city and California state employees have commemorated the late farm labor leader Cesar Chavez with a recognized day off, but Sacramento County employees still have to go to work. On Tuesday, 11,500 Sacramento County employees will go to work like any other day since the county doesn't recognize the holiday. Sacramento County Supervisor Phil Serna is now pushing for March 31 to be an official day
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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http://media.sacramento.cbslocal.com/CBSSAC_3003201522185700000AA.mp4 CAMERON PARK (CBS13) — A 95-year-old pilot from Cameron Park is making a bid for the record books as the oldest pilot still flying in the world. With his 70-year-old son behind the camera, 95-year-old Pete Weber got behind the controls of a plane to pilot himself into the record books. Weber was an Air Force pilot who flew in Vietnam and World War II. Now he has a whole new kind of mission—becoming the oldest
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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The Fairfield Police Department is asking for the public's help to locate an at-risk missing man who was last seen leaving his assisted-living facility.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) – Sarah Dieffenbacher is on a debt strike. She's refusing to make payments on the more than $100,000 in federal and private loans she says she owes for studies at a for-profit college that she now considers so worthless she doesn't include it on her resume. The sentiment is catching on. Calling themselves the “Corinthian 100″ – named for the troubled Corinthian Colleges, Inc., which operated Everest College, Heald College and WyoTech before agreeing last
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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A 27-year-old veterinary student at UC Davis -- whose body was found last Friday at a Davis home, alongside a helicopter pilot -- died from gunshot wounds to her head and chest, the Yolo County Coroner's Office said Monday.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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A 27-year-old veterinary student at UC Davis -- whose body was found last Friday at a Davis home, alongside a helicopter pilot -- died from gunshot wounds to her head and chest, the Yolo County Coroner's Office said Monday.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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The increased risk of wildfires, along with the sustained drought, has Placer County officials concerned about the upcoming fire season.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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Solar installer SolarCity said it plans to hire at least 300 new employees in 2015 as it opens a larger office in Roseville.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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Solar installer SolarCity said it plans to hire at least 300 new employees in 2015 as it opens a larger office in Roseville.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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http://media.sacramento.cbslocal.com/CBSSAC_3003201518044500000AA.mp4 SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Customers will see higher electric bills this year as the California drought has taken a bite out of the state's hydroelectric power capacity. At Burgers And Brew, the drought has already raised the cost of supplying the food they serve, and now it will hit them in the air conditioner. “The cost is tremendous; our bill is really high to begin with,” said owner Derar Zawaydeh. The Sacramento Municipal Utility District says the increase
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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http://media.sacramento.cbslocal.com/CBSSAC_3003201517350500000AA.mp4 DIXON (CBS13) — The city of Dixon is under investigation after federal and state officials say it's rent out a taxpayer-funded train depot to the Chamber of Commerce for $1. The city received $875,000 in federal transportation grants to build the depot 10 years ago in hopes of luring the Capitol Corridor to town. That never happened. Now, state and federal officials have amped up the pressure on Dixon, demanding answers about the building's use. The Federal
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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http://media.sacramento.cbslocal.com/CBSSAC_3003201517333900000AA.mp4 YUBA COUNTY (CBS13) — A woman who has had 11 children removed by Child Protective Services left a hospital after giving birth with her newest baby. The incident comes nearly two years after Yuba County Child Protective Services came under heavy scrutiny when a baby was born with drugs in its system and wound up dead. This latest incident had a better ending, but it left us asking what systems failed to again allow a child
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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http://media.sacramento.cbslocal.com/CBSSAC_3003201517321100000AA.mp4 STOCKTON (CBS13) — A power surge left thousands without power for most of the day in Stockton after smart meters on their homes exploded on Monday. The explosions started after a truck crashed into a utility pole, causing a surge around 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning. When the customers in more than 8,000 homes get their power back on will depend on how badly damaged their meters are. Neighbors in the South Stockton area described it as
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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The latest Sacramento-area animal mutilation case surfaced Monday, when officials found dismembered remains yet again.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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The latest Sacramento-area animal mutilation case surfaced Monday, when officials found dismembered remains yet again.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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Cynthia Kelly, the older sister of Gov. Jerry Brown who had a zest for life, has died, his office said Monday. She was 81.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
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