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Homeowners Blame Untended Lot For Destructive South Sacramento Fire

It’s not uncommon to see open, undeveloped land around the city. For one reason or another, the owner decides not to build. But those lots can turn into dry, open fields and fuel for a fire like the one that hit Sunday.

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Sacramento Boy Scouts Mourn Teen Killed In New Mexico Flash Flood

In the pre-dawn hours on Saturday, an unexpected flash flood swept Brock and three other scouts downstream. New Mexico state police say the Philmont Ranch staff found the other three boys who were able to escape the flood water.

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SACRAMENTO, CA - JUNE 28: Jeff Maggert of the United States speaks to the media with the trophy at his side after round four of the U.S. Senior Open Championship at the Del Paso Country Club on June 28, 2015 in Sacramento, California.

Jeff Maggert Wins US Senior Open For 2nd Senior Major Title

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Jeff Maggert is moving into an elite class on golf’s senior circuit. Maggert won the U.S. Senior Open on Sunday for his second major victory on the Champions Tour this year. He […]

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Best Places To See Stand Up Comedy In Sacramento

Stand Up is one of the most pure forms of comedy, and Sacramento hasn’t forgotten that we need laughter. From the top shelf, national comics to the amateur instructional venues, here are some top spots to get your chuckle on in Sac Town.

16 hours ago

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Woman Found Unresponsive, Another Given CPR Near ‘Rage On The River’ Event

Two women have been taken to the hospital after an incident near the Rage on the River event Sunday.

06/28/2015

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Sacramento Man’s Home Ransacked, Dog Killed

A man came home not only to find his home ransacked, but that someone killed his dog.

06/28/2015

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2 South Sacramento Homes Damaged In Fire

Crews battled a grass fire in south Sacramento that burned at least two homes and threatened others.

06/28/2015

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Man Dead After Shooting At Busy South Sacramento Parking Lot

A man is dead after a shooting in a busy south Sacramento parking lot late Sunday morning.

06/28/2015

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Decapitated Goat, Other Mutilated Animals Found In Sacramento

More decapitated animals have been found in Sacramento, marking another case in the string of macabre incidents since the beginning of the year.

06/27/2015

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Mobile HIV Testing Unit Provides Answers Within Minutes

The Sacramento LGBT Community Center hopes to use its mobile HIV-testing unit to get more people to take control of their health.

06/27/2015

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Best Fourth Of July Events In Sacramento

Fireworks are always a hit for the Fourth of July. The sky gets dark, the crowds hold their breath, and then the booms and bursts begin. There are other events on this day that emphasize other things; family, picnics, parades, and just plain, old-fashioned good times are available all over the greater Sacramento area. Here are just a few, with and without the pyrotechnics.

06/27/2015

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Sacramento Celebrates Supreme Court Gay Marriage Decision

Rallies were held across the country in celebration of the Supreme Court’s gay marriage decision on Friday, including one in Sacramento on the steps of the state Capitol.

06/26/2015

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