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DAVIS (CBS13) – The teen convicted of brutally killing and mutilating two Davis seniors in their home in 2013 has been found sane. He now faces up to 52 years behind bars. The Yolo County Distric Attorney’s office will hold a press conference about the verdict at 3 p.m. Last Friday, Daniel Marsh was convicted on two counts of first-degree murder in the death of 87-year-old Chip Northup and his wife, 76-year-old Claudia Maupin. He was also
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed. The bill was proposed by several Democrats and responds to a deadly rampage in May near the University of California, Santa Barbara. Supporters had said such a measure could have prevented the attacks, winning out over critics
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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California officials are urging residents and businesses to keep conserving water as the state ends another extremely dry "water year" with no guarantee the coming year will be any wetter.
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300443684 80 80 Gov. Jerry Brown Vetoes Ethics Bills, Saying They Dont Address Anything Already Regulated
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California Gov. Jerry Brown has rejected key ethics bills that were passed by lawmakers in response to a series of political scandals. The governor said Tuesday that politicians should be subject to constraints, but the general activities addressed in the bills already are subject to regulation and disclosure. Two Democratic lawmakers have been suspended as they fight federal corruption charges. They are accused of trading influence for bribes and gifts. Brown vetoed a bill
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A Sacramento Superior Court jury today convicted Anthony Devon Roberson-Anders and Kevin Lee Henry Jr. of first-degree murder in the robbery slaying of Colen Lugo last year in Caymus Park.
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed.
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David Y. Lee promotes organ donation in his Facebook and Instagram campaign, “The Waiting List.” On it, he posts photos and narratives about people who have been affected by organ donations. Freelance photographer David Y. Lee, left, takes a photo of Amy Starr, who has been waiting for a heart transplant for nearly three months on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif. Lee started "The Waiting List" a non-profit organization with the intent to educate
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Daniel William Marsh, convicted last week of first-degree murder in the stabbings of an elderly Davis couple, was found Tuesday to be sane at the time of the killings. Deputy District Attorney Amanda Zambor gives opening statements in the Daniel Marsh trial that began Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 in Yolo Superior Court in Woodland, Calif. Chip Northup and Claudia Maupin Daniel Marsh awaits the start of his double-homicide trial Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, in Yolo Superior
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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The U.S. Forest Service’s Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit cautions those attending this weekend’s Fall Fish Festival to beware of bears. Tom Millham carries a sedated 1-year-old bear cub in preparation for its release into the wild after the orphan was cared for by Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care. The U.S. Forest Service’s Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit cautions those attending this weekend’s Fall Fish Festival to beware of bears.
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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Fire restrictions in the Tahoe National Forest were lifted Tuesday. Firefighters have been battling the King fire about about two weeks. That extended deployment, plus control and containment of the fire being more firmly established, is allowing many crews to be rotated off the fire line. The King fire burns in El Dorado County on Sept. 18. A new report details the dire conditions that are putting many of the Sierra Nevada region’s forests at grave risk
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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Stockton’s bankruptcy is headed to a historic ruling Wednesday, when a judge is expected to decide whether the city can reduce its payments to CalPERS and scale back the pension benefits that have been promised to city retirees and active employees. In this June 27, 2012 file photo, pedestrians cross a street near the Bank of Stockton in Stockton. The city is asking a judge to approve the plan for reorganizing more than $900 million in
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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A jury rejects insanity pleas Tuesday for a teen who was found guilty of killing an elderly Davis couple.
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The Southside Park Neighborhood Association, the Marshall School/New Era Park Neighborhood Association, the Midtown Neighborhood Association and the Newton Booth Neighborhoods Association are opposing Measure L, according to Stop the Power Grab, the campaign trying to defeat the plan. Kevin Johnson is facing organized opposition to Measure L, the strong-mayor proposal he is energetically trying to see voted into law.
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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The trial of a former Air Force fighter pilot charged with killing his wife with a pair scissors in their Cameron Park house took a step back in time Tuesday to a fiery crash on a remote Georgia highway 15 years ago.
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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Santa Monica homebuilder Watt Communities says it has closed escrow on a 22-home community on 6.2 acres in the unincorporated area of Sacramento County.
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A man surrendered to police after a long standoff Tuesday morning in Rocklin.
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A Roseville staffing company is looking to hire more than 500 employees to staff a call center in south Sacramento. Kristy Farrington, a Sacramento State student, looks at a pamphlet with information on Covered California on October 16, 2013.
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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The U.S. Forest Service announced Tuesday that some recreation areas in the Sierra closed by the King fire have re-opened. Firefighters hold the line along a containment area while fighting the King fire on Sept. 23 in Mosquito. Containment of the King fire remained at 92 percent Tuesday as more firefighters were released from the front lines to return to their home bases.
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California officials are urging residents and businesses to conserve water as the state ends one of the driest-ever “water years.” The California Department of Water Resources says the state received less than 60 percent of the average precipitation in the 2014 water year that ends Tuesday. The department says the state’s major reservoirs collectively held only 57 percent of average water storage on Sept. 1
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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A man believed to have access to guns and body armor surrendered Tuesday after an hours-long standoff with police in a Rocklin neighborhood, police say.
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