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Body Recovered From Sacramento RiverRescue crews have recovered a body from the Sacramento River.
Crews Battling Vegetation Fire Near FairfieldCrews are at the scene of a fire at a car scrap yard Wednesday afternoon.
California Heat Brings Energy Conservation 'Flex Alert'Operators of California's power grid have issued a so-called Flex Alert calling for energy conservation due to high temperatures in the state.
3 Firefighters Hurt Battling Fire At Lincoln Pallet FacilityThe fire at a Lincoln pallet facility is expected to burn for some time, firefighters say.
Bulldozer Operator Killed Fighting Fire Near Big SurA bulldozer operator fighting the massive wildfire outside of Big Sur was killed overnight working the blaze that has now spread to more than 36 square miles.
Dark Smoke Hangs Over Scenic Stretch Of California CoastA wildfire was fouling the summer season on a beloved and scenic stretch of the California coast, where smoke and the threat of flames forced the closure of state parks near Big Sur.

Latest Sacramento Sports

Trade Deadline: 6 Pitchers Who Can Save The Giants BullpenThe July 31 MLB trade deadline is fast approaching and after a 2-8 stretch since the All-Star break, the San Francisco Giants are looking for some pitching help.
What If The Athletics Didn't Need To Worry About Money?Instead of thinking about more players leaving Oakland, let's just take a few minutes to live in a bizzaro world where the Athletics can bring in players and spend money as if they were the New York Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers, or Boston Red Sox.
Dottie Pepper On PGA Championship: 'A Very Intimidating Layout'Dottie Pepper, CBS Sports on-course reporter, surveys the landscape at Baltusrol for the PGA Championship, the last major of the year.
On The Rise: Kelly Kraft Has Time On His SideKelly Kraft, chasing success in his first full year on the PGA Tour, missed an opportunity at the RBC Canadian Open.
Kevin Durant Shines In First Game At New Home Arena, OracleWhat a performance for Golden State's latest big star to help lead the U.S. Olympic team past China 107-57 on Tuesday night for a third dominant victory in as many exhibition games.
Tariq Panja on The Drive - 7/27/16Tariq Panja, reporter for Bloomberg news, joins The Drive from Rio to talk the Olympics.

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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.
WATCH: Mountain Biker Runs Into Bear On TrailHe was riding with a group of friends in Graeagle when he darted out in front of the pack, only to get a smackdown he won’t soon forget.
Sacramento Baptist Preacher Praises Orlando Gay Nightclub Attack“Are you sad that 50 pedophiles were killed today?” he said in the sermon. “Um no, I think that's great! I think that helps society. I think Orlando, Florida is a little safer tonight.”
Earth's Super-Sized El Nino Is Over; Coming Up, La NinaThis year's monstrous El Nino, nicknamed Godzilla by NASA, is dead. It heated up the globe, but didn't quite end California's four-year drought.

Best Of Sacramento

5 Ways To Prep For School Before The First DayStart the school year off on the right foot by helping your kids prep for school before the first day.
Best Flea Markets In SacramentoIn Sacramento, flea markets sell everything from the vintage apparel, antique toys and collectibles, and more during the weekends. Whether it's the Sacramento Antique Fair for a vintage vanity or a day trip to Denio's for a hand-dipped corn dog before hitting the fashion tents, check out these flea market staples.
Best Craft Shows In SacramentoHere's a short list of craft fairs in the Sacramento area that you can sink your teeth into.
Best Outdoor Swimming Spots In SacramentoSummer is here and it’s time to get outdoors for some fun and sun. Fortunately for outdoor enthusiasts, Sacramento is uniquely located near multiple rivers and lakes, providing residents with opportunities to enjoy some wonderful outdoor swimming spots. Additionally, there are terrific public pools that offer fun for kids of all ages. The following list covers some of the best outdoor swimming spots including locations made by man and Mother Nature.
Best Old School Arcades In SacramentoSac is full of small (and not so small) joints that cater to your wistful arcade memories.
Best Hangout Spots After Bar Close In SacramentoIn Sacramento, nightlife begins as soon as the sun sets beyond the Tower Bridge. So, it's no surprise that the City of Trees is also home to dozens of late-night hangout spots. Grab a group of friends or a date and check off one or ore of these venues for a lot of nighttime fun.

California News

Bulldozer Operator Killed Fighting Fire Near Big Sur
Dark Smoke Hangs Over Scenic Stretch Of California Coast
Reagan Shooter John Hinckley Jr. Released To Home Stay
Man Claims Son Shot By Deputies Was Carrying Toy Gun
Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Kidnapping Charged in Oregon Death
Hot, Hard Days Ahead For Firefighters On California Blaze
Dr. Dre Cited On Gun Charge Following Driveway Encounter
Female Inmate Found Dead In Solano County Jail

Offbeat News

Canadian Kids Playing Pokemon Go Allegedly Wander Across Border Into Montana
Pokémon Go Players Arrested After Jumping Wall Near Tiger Enclosure At Zoo
Man Facing Animal Cruelty Charges For Allegedly Scaring Dog With Fireworks
Woman Pleads Guilty To Having Loud Sex That Shook Neighbor’s Furniture
Noah’s Ark Of Biblical Proportions Ready To Open In Kentucky
Video: Mother Rat Fights Snake That Stole Her Baby
Cub Scout Camp Irks Parents With Sponsorship From Hooters
Taxi Driver Returns $187K Left By Passenger

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