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DA Error: Olivehurst Teen Charged With Manslaughter, Despite His Brother Still Being Alive

The Yuba County District Attorney is apologizing for the mistake and the manslaughter charge filed against 18-year-old Joaquin Orozco.

03/27/2015

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Diver Looking For Owner Of Crashed Drone Found Near Rainbow Bridge

The memory card revealed the fateful plunge took place eight months ago. The video also shows the man behind the plane with controls in hand.

03/27/2015

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Garth Brooks Begins Six-Show Series In Sacramento

And if the ticket sales are any indication, there’s a whole lot of people who want to have some fun too. Those high sales are bringing people to Sacramento in droves. The Sacramento Convention and Visitors Bureau says the shows are bringing a boost to the local economy and packing hotels.

03/27/2015

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Fairfield Residents Upset Judge Continued Case With No Decision On Sex Offender Status

Many in the courtroom were outraged by the decision, including one resident who says her family has already been victimized by a sexual predator.

03/27/2015

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Denise Huskins: What To Know About Bizarre Kidnap-For-Ransom Claims

A California woman and her boyfriend say kidnappers entered their house in the middle of the night this week, abducted the woman and held her for ransom before releasing her two days later. Police are skeptical.

03/27/2015

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Police Suspect Man Who Reported Davis Deaths May Have Been Shooter

Two people are dead after a SWAT situation in Davis ended in tragedy. Police are piecing together what happened, but as of now it would seem to be a murder-suicide.

03/27/2015

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Gov. Brown Signs Bill Authorizing $1 Billion In Drought-Related Spending

Gov. Jerry Brown has approved a plan injecting $1 billion of water spending into California as it grapples with a historic drought.

03/27/2015

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Man Accused Of Severely Beating His 86-Year-Old Mother Arrested In Berkeley

A Stockton man accused of brutally attacking his mother is now behind bars in San Joaquin County.

03/27/2015

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Attorneys For Allegedly Kidnapped Vallejo Woman, Boyfriend, Say Kidnapping Wasn’t Hoax

The lawyer for a Vallejo woman who claims she was kidnapped says her story is no hoax. In fact, her attorney told the public Thursday night that Denise Huskins’ kidnapping was not staged, as police had previously reported.

03/27/2015

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Firefighters Rescue Man From Sacramento River

A man was rescued From the Sacramento River near the confluence of the American and Sacramento rivers on Friday.

03/27/2015

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Garth Brooks Kicks Off 6-Show Series In Sacramento Tonight

The time has come! Garth Brooks will kick off his six-day stint in Sacramento tonight.

03/27/2015

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Stockton Man Who Exchanged Gunfire With Officers Dies

The suspect in an officer-involved shooting earlier this month in Stockton has died from his injuries.

03/27/2015

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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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