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Central California Man Arrested For Stomping Dog To Death

A Central California man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty after stomping a dog to death and tossing its body in the street in front of his home.


A view of central California from an Osprey aircraft February 14, 2014 in Fresno, California. US President Barack Obama is visiting the Fresno area where he will speak with members of the community and tour drought effected areas. (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Central Valley Cities Dominate Dirty-Air Rankings

Cities in California’s Central Valley dominate the American Lung Association’s annual rankings of the nation’s worst air pollution, though traditional dirty-air leader Los Angeles still tops key categories.


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Visalia Police Release Details Of Police Shooting

Police in the Central Valley community of Visalia are releasing more details about the fatal shooting of a man last week they say was acting aggressively during a traffic stop and was later found to have a gun in his car.


Twins Drown In Backyard Pool

Fire officials say 1-year-old twin brothers have died after falling into a backyard swimming pool at a Northern California home.