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Sacramento Family Of 5 Escapes Fire Burning In Garage

A family of five was sent scrambling from their South Sacramento home this morning because of a fire.

09/01/2014

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Boy Injured In Quake By Falling Chimney Recounts Incident

Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon’s screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him. His mother, who later called it the worst night of her life, couldn’t get to him.

08/27/2014

Generic image of road damage after Napa Earthquake. (Photo: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Napa Earthquake Aftershocks Reveal Additional Roadway Damage

Following the 6.0-magnitude earthquake near Napa, CHP officers visually inspected roadways and bridges and found the following locations suffered some roadway damage.

08/26/2014

Aerial view of the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant  in San Luis Obispo County, California. ( MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Could California’s Last Operating Nuclear Reactor Withstand A Powerful Earthquake?

A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California’s last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility’s twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from any one of several nearby earthquake faults.

08/25/2014

More damage on the outlying areas of the Napa Earthquake. (Credit: CBS13)

Strong 6.0 Earthquake Rocks Napa And Solano Counties

A preliminary magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked the San Francisco Bay Area early Sunday morning, centered in the Napa County town of American Canyon, but felt across Northern California.

08/24/2014

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UPDATED: Crews Make Gains On Sand And Yosemite Fires

Some firefighters battling a Northern California wildfire that prompted evacuation orders for more than 400 homes before it was brought under control were dispatched to other fires, while evacuation orders for about half of the homes in the path of a blaze in Yosemite National Park were lifted.

07/29/2014

Orantes' booking photo. (Credit: Placer County Sheriff's Office)

Woman, 29, Arrested For Fire At Placer County Mobile Home Park

A 29-year-old woman has been arrested in connection to Friday’s destructive fire at a rural Roseville community.

07/05/2014

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Placer County Mobile Home Residents Escape Destructive Path Of Grass Fire

Part of a Placer County community was burned to ground as one man was forced to save his neighbor from fast-moving flames.

07/04/2014

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Several People Injured During Fire At Citrus Heights Apartment Complex

Three people were taken to the hospital, including one firefighter, after an early morning fire at an apartment complex in Citrus Heights on Tuesday morning.

06/10/2014

CBS13

3 Elk Grove Homes Damaged By Grass Fire

Three homes were damaged this morning by a fast-moving grass fire in Elk Grove. The two-acre fire broke out Monday afternoon near Laguna Star Drive and Chesterbrook Drive.

05/13/2014

Connie Salinas of Sacramento shows a large rip in the collar of her daughter's shirt. Salinas said her Kenmore Elite washer destroys clothes, but Sears won't replace it.

Call Kurtis: Store Won’t Replace Recalled Washer That Rips Clothes

After two years and eight service visits, the washer is still clanging, wasting water and destroying her family’s clothes, a Sacramento mother of two told Call Kurtis.

05/01/2014

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Fire Investigators Say 2 East Sacramento Fires Last Week Are Arson

Investigators now say two of the four fires that happened within seven hours of each other last week near east Sacramento are arson.

04/08/2014

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