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Forty-seven-year-old Timothy Varmall (Credit: Sacramento P.D.)

Man Accused Of Stabbing Woman To Death In North Sacramento

A Sacramento man is in police custody, accused of stabbing and killing a woman.

02/17/2015

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Bay Area Rapper ‘The Jacka’ Shot And Killed In Oakland

A Bay Area rapper was shot dead on the east end of Oakland but police have yet to make an arrest.

02/03/2015

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Colorado Lawmakers Introducing Right-To-Die Legislation

Colorado Democrats are introducing legislation to allow the terminally ill choose when they die, with the help of doctor-prescribed medication.

01/27/2015

Joan and Melissa Rivers in 2013 (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for VH1)

Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers’ Death

The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.

01/27/2015

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Family Of Brittany Maynard Joining Calif. Lawmakers To Propose Right-To-Die Legislation

California lawmakers are pursuing legislation to allow terminally ill patients to end their lives after the highly publicized case of Brittany Maynard.

01/20/2015

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Stockton Man Found Shot To Death In His Driveway

Detectives are investigating a deadly shooting that happened in Stockton on New Year’s Eve.

12/31/2014

Mayor Eric Garcetti announced a plan Tuesday to equip 7,000 Los Angeles police officers with on-body cameras by next summer. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Number Of Police Officer Deaths By Guns In U.S. Jumps 56% In 2014

A new report finds that the number of law-enforcement officers killed by firearms jumped by 56 percent in 2014.

12/30/2014

Steven Dean Gordon told authorities he and an accomplice raped and murdered five women while the registered sex offenders wore electronic tracking anklets. (Photo by Spencer Weiner-Pool/Getty Images)

Three Men Found Guilty Of Murder In 2011 Burglary That Ended In Shooting

Three men accused in the death of a Sacramento County man have been found guilty of first-degree murder.

11/25/2014

Scene of the crash Thursday morning. (Credit: California Highway Patrol-North Sacramento)

Driver In Carmichael SUV Crash Dies

The driver of an SUV that crashed and injured a child and teenager last week has died.

11/24/2014

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Surgeon With Ebola Dies In Nebraska

A surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone died Monday while being treated in a biocontainment unit at a Nebraska hospital, the facility said.

11/17/2014

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Sacramento Police: Toddler’s Death ‘Unusual’

Neighbors CBS13 spoke to said there are lots of late nights at the home, so they figured it was more of the same on Monday, until an ambulance arrived and took the little girl away.

11/11/2014

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Coroner Identifies Elk Grove Woman Found Murdered Inside Apartment

A woman who was found dead inside her Elk Grove apartment on Wednesday has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner.

11/06/2014

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