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Man Killed In Apparent Chainsaw Accident While On The Job In Citrus HeightsAuthorities say a man is dead after a horrific workplace accident in Citrus Heights.
Gas Line Ruptures, 20 Residents Evacuated From Sacramento NeighborhoodCrews are working to close a gas line that ruptured in a Sacramento neighborhood late Friday morning.
Pickup Truck Driver Dies After Crash Near Nevada CityA man has died after crashing his pickup truck early Friday morning.
Family Displaced After Fire Tears Through Rio Linda HomeA family of eight is without a home after a fire in Rio Linda early Friday morning.
Lake Tahoe Warming 15 Times Faster Than Long-Term AverageThe average surface temperature of Lake Tahoe has risen faster over the last four years than any time on record - 15 times faster than the long-term warming rate over the past half century, scientists say.
Weberstown Mall In Stockton Claiming Growing Success, Despite Online Shopping BoomAs malls across America struggle to compete against online retailers, there's one local mall claiming growing success.

Politics

California Republican Speaking At DNC After Deciding To Vote DemocratSacramento Republican Doug Elmets will give a speech at the Democratic National Convention this week, urging Republicans to cross party lines and vote for Hillary Clinton.
Dems' Division, Emails Roil Party On Day 1 Of ConventionDemocrats who gleefully jeered Republican divisions last week awoke to a political mess of their own making Monday as party unity behind Hillary Clinton proved much harder to secure.
Trump Accepts Nomination, Says He'll Make America SaferDonald Trump accepted the Republican nomination for president Thursday, promising anxious Americans that they will be safer and richer if he is elected in November.
Ose: VP Nominee Mike Pence 'Hit A Home Run' With RNC SpeechA former California Congressman is among those reacting strongly to the speech Ted Cruz delivered at the Republican National Convention Wednesday night.
Trump Speechwriter Apologizes For Melania Trump's SpeechA speechwriter for Donald Trump's company said Wednesday she made a mistake in using passages from a 2008 Michelle Obama speech in the Republican Party convention speech delivered by Melania Trump.
Norovirus Sickens Many In California GOP Delegation At RNCA string of norovirus is spreading across California's delegation at the Republican National Convention.

California

Powerball Weekend Jackpot Climbs To $478 MillionPowerball players will have a shot at the nation's eighth-largest lottery jackpot this weekend, but they'll face long odds that have led to nearly three months without a winner.
Boy Who Killed Neo-Nazi Dad Seeks Supreme Court ReviewLawyers for a Southern California boy who shot and killed his white supremacist father are trying to take his case to the Supreme Court.
Crews Find Wreckage Of Small Medical Plane; 2 Confirmed DeadAuthorities found the wreckage of a small medical transport plane with four people aboard and confirmed at least two deaths Friday after the pilot reported smoke filling the cockpit and a search started across a densely forested mountain range in Northern California.
Bay Area Police Seek Man Accused Of Attempted AbductionBay Area police are looking for a man accused of spraying a stranger with pepper spray and trying to abduct her.
Wildfire Near Big Sur Is Big And Getting BiggerA wildfire burning along California's Big Sur coastline keeps growing a week after it broke out, and looks to be a problem for the scenic region for weeks to come.
San Diego Police Officer Killed, Second Officer Hurt In ShootingAuthorities say two police officers have been shot in a San Diego neighborhood.

Business

Anti-Gaming Groups Stall Yuba County Casino ConstructionConstruction of a much-anticipated Yuba County casino has been suspended, due to pending litigation.
Trucks, Small SUV Part Of Tesla's Future PlansElectric car maker Tesla Motors is working on multiple new vehicles, including heavy trucks and buses that could be unveiled as early as next year.
Netflix Facing Tougher Times Ahead As US Subscriber Growth SlowsAfter years of spectacular success, Netflix is starting to hit some potholes. The high-flying internet video service added only 160,000 U.S. subscribers from April through June, its lowest gain in the period since splitting up its video-streaming and DVD-by-mail services five years ago.
Teens Learn About Food Production At Local Farm-to-Fork CampA group of high school students is tasting their way around Sacramento as a part of the farm to fork initiative with the Sacramento Visitors bureau.
Workers, Businesses Poised For Golden 1 Center PayoffYou can hear, see, and feel the buzz about the Golden One Center. On the streets and in nearby businesses, the arena dominates conversation.
Walmart Store Opens Amid Controversy In LodiAfter 10 years of legal battles, delays, and two years of construction, the doors have finally opened for Lodi's Walmart Super-center, on Kettleman Lane and Lower Sacramento Road.

Health

Covered California Rates To Jump 13.2 PercentCovered California says average monthly premiums will increase by more than 13 percent next year for people who buy health care coverage through the state's insurance exchange.
Medical Mystery: Caregiver Gets Zika From Man Who DiedA Utah man who became the first person in the continental U.S. to die after being infected with the Zika virus passed it to a caregiver, creating a medical mystery about how it spread between them, health officials said Monday.
Advocates Hope Shaming Drugmakers Discourages Price SpikesFrustrated by the rising cost of prescription drugs, California health advocates hope sunlight and a dose of shame will discourage drugmakers from raising their prices too quickly or introducing new medications at prices that break the bank.
FDA Warns Against Eating Raw Dough Amid E. Coli FearsIn a warning that's sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough.
FDA Approves First Pill To Treat All Forms Of Hepatitis CFederal health officials on Tuesday approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.
California Doctors Uneasy About Prescribing Lethal DrugsTerry Petrovich asked her oncologist point blank: "Am I going to count on you to help me achieve a good death?"

Entertainment

Internet star Hayes Grier hospitalized after car crashFormer "Dancing with the Stars" contestant Hayes Grier is recovering after a car crash.
Singer Mary J. Blige Files For DivorceMary J. Blige is ending her marriage to her husband-manager after nearly 13 years.
Dr. Dre Cited On Gun Charge Following Driveway EncounterDr. Dre has been cited after a man says the rapper pointed a handgun at him.
Box Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' Beams Up $59.3 Million"Star Trek Beyond" easily topped the domestic box office in its first weekend in theaters with $59.3 million, but the real winner was "Lights Out," which cost Warner Bros. $5 million to make and landed in third place with $21.7 million out of the gate, studios said Monday.
At Least 30 Arrested At Guns N' Roses ConcertAt least 30 people have been arrested at a Guns N' Roses concert in New Jersey, including a woman accused of assaulting police.
First Lady, James Corden Hit The Road For 'Carpool Karaoke'It was a musical joyride for Michelle Obama as she joined James Corden for a "Carpool Karaoke" session that aired Wednesday on the late-night host's CBS show.

Tech

Trucks, Small SUV Part Of Tesla's Future PlansElectric car maker Tesla Motors is working on multiple new vehicles, including heavy trucks and buses that could be unveiled as early as next year.
Apple Applies For Patent To Disable iPhone Cameras At Certain LocationsApple’s latest patent describes a way to block the iPhone’s camera functions while at a concert, making it useless as a recording device.
Republican Governors Ask FCC To Jam Cellphone Signals In PrisonsThe cellphone industry has strongly opposed the use of localized jamming technology out of concern that it could set a precedent leading to much wider gaps in their networks.
Brooklyn Case Is Front Seat In iPhone Encryption FightApple expressed disappointment, saying its lawyers will press the question of whether the FBI has tried any other means to get into the phone in the Brooklyn case.
FBI Debates Whether To Share iPhone Hack With AppleJames Comey discussed the situation during a speech Wednesday evening at Kenyon College in Ohio. He called their ability to get into the iPhone a "technological corner case" and said the flaw the FBI exploited in Apple's software works only on a "narrow slice of phones"
Draft Of Senate Bill Would Outlaw Unbreakable EncryptionThe draft language ran into opposition from another committee member, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., who said the proposal would require "American companies to build a backdoor" into devices.

Blogs

Senior Moments: Concession SpeechFortunately, Del Paso Country Club has plenty of trees in all the right places which makes for a managable experience at the US Senior Open.
Senior Moments: Rough Around The EdgesAccording to many of the players at this year's US Senior Open, the fairway rough is one thing, but the rough around the greens can give you a stroke, physically.
Senior Moments: A Putt For The AgesFinishing his first round at the US Senior Open Tom Watson found himself grinding over a 35 foot birdie putt.
Senior Moments: Second Chance TourA few years back I played with a regular foursome of guys once a week. As most golfers may do, after a flubbed shot one might drop another ball and take a second practice shot.
Senior Moments: "I said gophers not golfers!"What kind of golf blog would this be if there wasn't a small tribute to the iconic movie Caddyshack?
Senior Moments: Parking PaloozaYou knew it was coming, what about parking at the US Senior Open this year?

CBS National News

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Elderly woman found dead in pond after likely alligator attack
Investigators rule on Curt Schilling's failed company
New development in Chandra Levy case
Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine hold post-convention rally
Deadly small plane crash in Northern California

CBS World News

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Elephant hurls stone at zoo visitors, killing a 7-year-old girl

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