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Second Crop Duster Incident Occurs Near Where Another Crash Landed This Morning

The Sacramento City Fire Department is responding to a second crop duster crash near where the first one went down this morning.


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California Legislature Passes $687 Million Drought-Relief Plan

A $687 million drought-relief plan is headed to the governor’s desk after winning overwhelming approval in both houses of the Legislature.


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Gov. Brown Sending 6 Urban Search & Rescue Specialists To Oklahoma

Gov. Jerry Brown directed the California Emergency Management Agency to deploy specialists from California‚Äôs Urban Search & Rescue teams to assist in response and recovery efforts in Oklahoma City following Monday’s devastating tornado.


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New Cell Phone Warning System Launches This Summer

It’s nice to get away from it all, but let’s face it, these days most of us still want to stay connected. This summer a new text alert system is taking that idea to a whole new level.


The wreckage of a plane that made a hard landing at the Placerville airport. (credit: CBS)

Plane Damaged, Spilling Fuel At Placerville Airport

A plane has been damaged during an apparent crash at the Placerville Airport this afternoon.


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Beaches Closed And Hundreds Evacuated Along Calif. Coast

A few coastal school districts south of San Francisco cancelled classes and officials closed beaches and near-shore highways after a tsunami warning was issued following a strong offshore earthquake near Japan.


Jelissa Warkentin is accused of pulling a knife on staff at a Holiday Inn in Auburn (credit: Auburn Police Dept.)

Knife-Wielding Woman Accused Of Threatening Hotel Staff

A woman was arrested over the weekend in Auburn for allegedly threatening hotel staff and police officers with a knife.



Helicopter Crashes In Sacramento County

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) – A helicopter has crashed the area of Sorento and West Elverta Roads in Sacramento County. The aircraft, a Hughes 369 helicopter, crashed under unknown circumstances in a field in Rio Linda […]