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Man, 32, Dead After Shooting In South Sacramento

Police say a 32-year-old man is dead after a shooting in south Sacramento late Friday night.

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The trail of the craft was visible in the Sacramento area. (Credit: CBS13)

NASA Launches Earth-Observing Satellite, Trail Seen Across Region

A NASA satellite lifted off early Saturday with the hope it will transmit data that will help the world do a better job of preparing for floods and droughts.

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Call Kurtis: Sam’s Club Wouldn’t Stand By Vodka Money-Back Guarantee

The label clearly states “100% Money Back Guarantee”. With almost a full bottle of Vodka, Ed says the Sam’s Club in Roseville refused to take it back saying it’ll illegal to take back alcohol. He says they referred him to corporate which referred him back to the store. He says the store then promised to get him in contact with the distillery, but never followed through.

01/30/2015

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California Assembly Bill Would Treat Cheerleaders Like Full-Fledged Employees

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez was once a collegiate-level cheerleader, and now as a lawmaker she’s pushing for the fair treatment of cheerleaders who she says work just as hard as the professional sports teams they are cheering for.

01/30/2015

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Decades After Vietnam War, Ambulance Finds Its Way To Driver 7,600 Miles Away

Air Force Sgt. and medic Rob Hughes drove the ambulance in 1967 during the Vietnam War. Exactly 30 years later, he found it for sale on the Internet.

01/30/2015

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Cellphone Video Shows Final Moments Of Stockton Police Shooting

In the cellphone video, neighbors can be heard screaming for him to put the hammer down, but the man responds that he doesn’t want to.

01/30/2015

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Sacramento Middle-School Student Arrested After Pot Brownies Send Classmate To Hospital

Students CBS13 spoke to say it started on Wednesday when the suspect posted a photo on Snapchat showing a bowl filled with pot and a brownie mix next to it. The next day, she showed up at school with the brownies.

01/30/2015

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Massive Yuba County Honey Oil Bust Drawing Renewed Attention To Drug

The substance is produced by stripping the THC from marijuana by filtering it through butane and then cooking the butane off. It created a concentrated, gooey, highly effective THC drug, but the process to make it is highly dangerous—highly flammable butane and acetone are involved.

01/30/2015

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Sacramento Republic Drawing Professional Sports Teams’ Investment For MLS Bid

At Sacramento’s State of the City address on Thursday, Mayor Kevin Johnson introduced San Francisco 49ers owner Jed York as the latest investor in the USL Pro champion team. That came a day after Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive announced he would be investing in the team as well.

01/30/2015

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California DMV Wait Times On The Rise As Immigrants Apply For Driver’s Licenses

The DMV blames the long waits on a rush of undocumented workers applying for driver’s licenses after a new California law took effect on Jan. 1

01/30/2015

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4 Accused Of Pretending To Be Police In Stockton, Pulling Cars Over

Stockton Police couldn’t confirm whether the car was at one time a real patrol car, but on Thursday, four adults used it to make people think they were law enforcement.

01/30/2015

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UPDATE: Second Possible Sacramento Ebola Patient Tested Tests Negative

Another Sacramento patient is under investigation for Ebola. This time it’s at the the Kaiser Permanente South Medical Center.

01/30/2015

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Top 10 Happiest U.S. Cities To Work In

See where Sacramento ranked on the list of happy places to work.

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Eye On The Storm: Lake Tahoe

These photos were taken near the Placer County Sheriff’s Office North Lake Tahoe Station. Surfers unafraid of the wind took advantage of the large waves.

Annual Heavyweight Pumpkin Contest Held In Half Moon Bay

Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-off

A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds took first prize and set a new tournament record Monday at an annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California.

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Applegate Fire

The Applegate fire started on Wednesday afternoon along I-80 in Placer County. As of Thursday morning, it had already destroyed five homes.

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King Fire Rages In El Dorado County

The huge, human-caused fire has destroyed nearly three-dozen structures in El Dorado County.

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Weed Neighborhood Ravaged By Boles Fire

A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.

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