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Two people were trapped inside a BMW after a crash on Interstate 80 that impacted the Friday afternoon commute in Sacramento.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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As residents near a revitalized Rancho Cordova business district grow concerned about crime issues in the area, authorities are planning a multi-pronged approach in combating the crime.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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A power outage in South Sacramento impacted about 12,000 customers Friday, according to the Sacramento Municipal Utility District.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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A group of artists in Rancho Cordova is trying to put the city on the map in the art world and spread kindness to strangers by creating hundreds and perhaps thousands of unique pieces of artwork and then abandoning them for someone else to find.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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State prison officials unveiled new policies Friday that they characterized as a “sweeping culture change” aimed at limiting the use of pepper spray and other force against mentally ill inmates. Steven Duran holds pictures of Joseph Duran as he and ex-wife Elaine Duran talk about the death of their son at Mule Creek State Prison. They were not told of their son’s death until after his body had been cremated.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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St. Hope Public Schools has named Michelle Rhee, the controversial former Washington, D.C., schools chief and charter schools advocate, as its new board chairwoman and removed Jim Scheible as its superintendent.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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An expert on sports business said the Sacramento Kings stand to make millions of dollars by selling exclusive rights to beer and soda for the new arena.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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Mr. Middlesworth, who died July 29 while hiking in Glacier National Park, was a dedicated vegan and a widely known leader in animal welfare organizations.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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Two people were taken to hospitals with injuries after being extricated from a BMW sedan that crashed into the rear of a big rig on Interstate 80 near Norwood Avenue late Friday afternoon. Sacramento Fire Department crews use heavy extrication equipment to free two people from a BMW sedan that became lodged beneath the trail of a big rig in a three-vehicle crash on eastbound Interstate 80 at Norwood Avenue.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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STOCKTON (CBS13) — Samuel Nunez is very open about his past gang lifestyle and prior convictions. His right arm is a reminder of his violent history in Santa Clara County. “At 18 years old, I was shot in a drive by shooting,” said Nunez. “I retaliated against the people who shot me. It was actually a shooting-involved charge.” Nunez said he was convicted in Santa Clara Superior Court and spent time in prison. Now at 39, Nunez runs
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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Explosions, fires and hospitalizations stemming from homemade hash oil operations have lead to a spike in prosecutions of hash oil manufactures in Sacramento County.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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El Dorado County prosecutors are reviewing the case to determine whether child endangerment charges will be filed against the boy’s grandfather, who is a peace officer, according to authorities.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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Families in the United States expect to be reunited as early as this weekend with some of the more than 300 Peace Corps volunteers evacuated from three West African nations affected by the worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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Two people suffered non-life-threatening injuries Friday afternoon when a helicopter assisting with the annual Jeepers Jamboree crashed along the Rubicon Trail.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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The board of the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce announced Friday that Cathy Rodriguez has been named president and chief executive officer of the organization.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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A Sacramento television personality has been arrested on charges of grand theft, burglary and conspiracy.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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A man initially identified as a “person of interest” in the July 24 death of 75-year-old Xihao Huang on an Elk Grove walking trail has been arrested on suspicion of homicide in the case.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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Two fires sparked by lightning earlier in the week mushroomed in size Friday, forcing around 60 rural residents to evacuate their homes in the Modoc County community of Day.
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Sat, Aug 02, 2014
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Earlier
The hard hats came out and the barricades went up. At long last, work began today on the new Sacramento Kings arena at Downtown Plaza.
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Fri, Aug 01, 2014
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SportFishingReport.com founder Chad Woods estimated that traffic to his website has increased 20 percent this year, and he’ll explain why Wednesday at a Facebook seminar for small business owners.
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Fri, Aug 01, 2014
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