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Willow Fire Evacuations Lifted, Fifteen percent ContainedSeveral people are back in their homes tonight after an unexpected evacuation due to the Willow Fire Sunday afternoon. Evacuation orders for the Willow Valley subdivision have been lifted but CalFire has continued to battle the flames after nightfall.
Evacuations Lifted From Willow FireEvacuations in the San Andreas area have been lifted, Cal Fire Public Information Officer Daniel Berlant says.
Gabby Douglas Hospitalized, Misses MTV Video Music AwardsOlympic gymnastics star Gabby Douglas was hospitalized Sunday night, forcing her to miss a scheduled appearance with her U.S. teammates at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Authorities: Off-Duty Cop Kills Man Who Tried To Take GunAuthorities say an off-duty police officer shot and killed a man who tried to take a gun away from him in New Jersey's capital city.
Light Earthquake Shakes Northern CaliforniaA light earthquake has shaken a remote section of Northern California. The quake was felt 100 miles away in Eureka, but there are no reports of damages or injuries.
Women March In Venice For Right To Go Topless In PublicA group of about 50 women and men are walking topless in the oceanside Los Angeles neighborhood of Venice to demand that females get the same legal right as males to walk bare-chested in public.

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Ask The Scout: Q&A With Chris LandryChris Landry is a veteran NFL scout who has worked for the Cleveland Browns and the Houston Oilers/Tennessee Titans. Previously he ran the annual NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis and served as an assistant coach at LSU. Landry is now a consultant for mulitple NFL teams and major college programs.
Gabby Douglas Hospitalized, Misses MTV Video Music AwardsOlympic gymnastics star Gabby Douglas was hospitalized Sunday night, forcing her to miss a scheduled appearance with her U.S. teammates at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Turlock Sandwich Shop Removes Colin Kaepernick-Inspired Item From MenuMolly Amant of Turlock's Main Street Footer restaurant tells CBS13 the restaurant has removed a Colin Kaepernick-inspired hot dog from its menu following the NFL quarterback and Turlock native's act of protest during Friday night's preseason game.
Big weekend for the local teams; The Grant Napear Show 8/26On the Friday edition of the Grant Napear show, Grant talks about week three of the preseason in the NFL this weekend and takes a look at the San Francisco Giants series vs the Atlanta Braves. All that and more on the Grant Napear Show, heard only on Sports 1140 KHTK! Daily 3-7 PM
BBQ Friday: The Lo-Down - 8/26On the Lo-Down the guys go over everything from NFL Preseason, Giants and Dodgers, and Raiders and 49ers. All that and more on The Lo-Down exclusively on Sports 1140 KHTK daily from 12-3PM.
Keidel: Tim Tebow Wants To Play Baseball... Why Do We Care So Much?Tim Tebow, a failed NFL player and aspiring MLB player, is fascinating for the strong opinions and feelings he sparks in sports fans.

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Inside The Mind Of An Arsonist: What Sparks A Desire To Watch The World Burn?Damin Pashilk of Lake County is facing 17 counts of arson for destroying parts of this small community and leaving so many asking, why?
'Grim Sleeper' Headed To Death Row, But Mystery RemainsThe death sentence of the "Grim Sleeper" serial killer put to rest a case that spanned more than three decades, but it leaves another mystery wide open.
Rocklin Gun Store's Cement Barrier Upsets City OfficialsRocklin city officials are at odds with a local gun store after the owner makes a brash security move.
Researchers: Pigeons Can Help Alert Humans To Environmental DangersFor a lot of people, pigeons are nothing more than rats with wings, nothing more than dirty birds, but a UC Davis professor has done the research and they could actually be very helpful.
Mayor Johnson Could Be In Court Friday Over Email LawsuitMayor Kevin Johnson could be in court on Friday over emails requested from a local newspaper more than a year ago.
Man Helps Family Trapped In Crash, Gets Billed $143 By First RespondersParamedics sent him the first-responder fee of nearly $150 after he says they only checked his pulse and gave him a bottle of water.

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5 Foods To Cook Over Your Backyard CampfireGet the most out of your backyard campfire. Here are five delicious recipes to try this summer.
Best Oldies Music Bars In SacramentoWhen we say "oldies," what comes to mind? Good thing there are plenty of "oldies" music joints all about and around Sacramento. After all, it is one of the oldest towns in all of California. And just like a fine wine, Sacramento's age allows for a variation in the definition of "old." Here's a short list of prominent establishments that will scratch that oldies itch, whichever way you define it.
Best Spicy Food Restaurants In SacramentoWhether you like spicy cuisine that is flavored with horseradish, jalapeno and ancho chilies, Japanese wasabi, Chinese hot mustard, chile sauce or hot curry, there are many ways to appreciate the zestier things in life at these Sacramento restaurants.
Ask A Sacramento Expert: Preparing For Fall Fashion“Dark chocolate espresso is the new black” for Sacramento this fall, according to Kray Mary’s Boutique owner Mary Kawano. Autumn’s palette will also lean toward “terrain and forest” tones.
5 End Of Summer Trips To TakeMake some summertime memories before the school year begins. Here are a few last-minute trip ideas for the whole family.
Best Sacramento Mountain Biking SpotsThe American River watershed alone has numerous mountain biking areas over several hundred miles of trails, and Auburn, Folsom and El Dorado Hills are also rich with opportunities to shred until you bonk. Insider tip: Visit Natomas Bike Shop for expert advice on equipment, rides and maintenance.

California News

California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill Banning Coal-Export Funding
Federal Judge Won’t Block California Child Vaccination Law
Calif. Judge Refuses To Suspend Assisted Death Law
Bill Banning Orca Breeding Goes To Governor Brown
Judge In Stanford Swimmer Case Switching To Civil Court; Efforts To Recall Him Remain
Calfornia Couple Wanted In Killing Arrested In Colorado
Judge Tosses Bernie Sanders Supporters’ Lawsuit By Seeking To Delay June Primary Election
Vacaville Toddler Declared Brain Dead Taken Off Life Support

Offbeat News

Police: Man Strips, Crashes Truck Into Southwest Airlines Plane In Nebraska
California Homicide Suspect Found In Arizona After Facebook Post
Woman Accused Of Leaving Baby In Fridge For Hours, Killing Him
Man Tries To Impress Date, Gets Stuck Between Buildings
Police: Woman Crashed Into Patrol Car To Try And Free Boyfriend
Hidden Monkey On Plane Causes Stir During Flight
Suspected Meth Lab Found Under Parking Lot Of NY Wal-Mart
Dead Man’s Wife, Girlfriend Place Obituary In Same Newspaper

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