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Nearly 30,000 runners are taking part in Thursday's 21st annual Run to Feed the Hungry race in East Sacramento.
Thu, Nov 27, 2014
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Nearly 30,000 runners are expected to take part Thursday morning in the 21st annual Run to Feed the Hungry race in East Sacramento.
Thu, Nov 27, 2014
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DAVIS (CBS13) — A UC Davis economics professor has determined there is no American Dream. Gregory Clark is sharing his research as a hard truth with no hope—whether or not you can get ahead in America is as predictable as any formula. In fact, he says, the formulas for social mobility in the United States show there's nothing to dream about. “America has no higher rate of social mobility than medieval England, Or pre-industrial Sweden,”
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A skin-care clinic closed more than 100 locations abruptly, leaving their customers with no warning or refunds. American Laser Skincare had 136 locations in 25 states and Puerto Rico, and all have closed. The five locations in the Sacramento area are among those closed on Nov. 14. According to clients, none of them were notified of the sudden closure. The president of the Northeast California Branch of the Better Business Bureau says customers should be
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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TURLOCK (CBS13) — Police say a woman was kidnapped at knifepoint and raped near Donnelly Park in Turlock. The woman told Turlock Police she was sitting on a park bench when her attacker approached from behind with a knife at about midnight on Sunday. The 44-year-old was dragged across the park to a nearby alley where he raped and then left her. That alley is steps from an apartment complex where Antoinette Fernandez and David Gusiman live. “No feelings;
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — This holiday shopping season, small businesses will go head-to-head with corporate giants. While Black Friday dominates shoppers' thoughts, there's always Small-Business Saturday. Fleet Feet General Manager Dusty Robinson says while the Saturday after Black Friday is always a good one, he's noticed that Black Friday is morphing into Black Thursday. Many big box stores and corporate retailers are opening at 5 or 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. “Any time those bigger stores can get a
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) — It started with just a handful of people, and it's now turned into an army of hundreds in Rancho Cordova who say they are taking their neighborhood back, one click at a time. The crime fighting effort started on Facebook as a way for Sara Walter to connect with old high-school buddies through social media. It quickly grew to a neighborhood watch program on steroids. “It grew to about 450 members,” she said. “So
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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Thanksgiving Day is for family, but in Lodi, the night before is for catching up with old friends.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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Thanksgiving Day is for family, but in Lodi, the night before is for catching up with old friends.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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City leaders in Ceres are encouraging shoppers to "think local" this holiday season with a new campaign to get families to spend their money at local shops.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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City leaders in Ceres are encouraging shoppers to "think local" this holiday season with a new campaign to get families to spend their money at local shops.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Gun stores are expecting big business on Black Friday, as it's the time of year when firearm sales take off. The boost of Black Friday sales isn't limited to just big box stores. The Federal Bureau of Investigation is ramping up staff for background checks this weekend, expecting the annual spike in gun sales. There's no room for procrastination if you're shopping for guns this holiday season. Just Guns owner Josh Deaser says California buyers
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, came from a grand jury, so we wanted to dig into the process of how one is put together. Most of us are familiar with the usual jury system, where you get a summons to appear and fulfill your civic duty. But who is eligible to sit on a grand jury? “The same people who are eligible to sit on a regular jury,” said
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Downtown Plaza will be open for Black Friday, even in the middle of a maze of construction for the Sacramento Kings arena. It's easy to look at the space that's been cleared for the arena that's slated to open in October 2016 and forget there is still a mall to shop in. From some views it looks like it's a hard hat-only area, but you can still buy a hat there. Justin Bilbao,
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Huge crowds, long lines and even all out fights are what we've come to expect on Black Friday. For those of you brave enough to battle the crowds, coupon expert Kyle James of RatherBeShopping.com says there are some smart and stupid buys on Black Friday. According to Kyle, smart buys include fall clothes. He says starting Black Friday look for 65 to 75-percent off. “They are seriously slashing prices on all that stuff”, said
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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Authorities don't need a warrant to draw blood from parolees who don't consent to a blood test, a California appeals court said Wednesday.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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Authorities don't need a warrant to draw blood from parolees who don't consent to a blood test, a California appeals court said Wednesday.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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An increase in mail thefts over the past several weeks has prompted authorities to warn people in Placer County to be alert during the holidays.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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An increase in mail thefts over the past several weeks has prompted authorities to warn people in Placer County to be alert during the holidays.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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VACAVILLE (CBS13) — A large contingent of California Highway Patrol vehicles are heading to Oakland to assist with possible Ferguson protests. During a live shot with photojournalist James Taylor in Mobile 13, more than two-dozen CHP units from the Valley Division were driving westbound on Interstate 80 between Vacaville and Fairfield. The units are being called in to assist with possible protests related to the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri by a white police
Wed, Nov 26, 2014
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