California Storm Follows Fires, Bringing New Round Of DangerThe same Californians who had to flee from huge wildfires in recent months now have to handle hard rains that bring another type of danger.
Getting Answers: What To Do If You Find Syringes In PublicSyringes left by drug users are increasingly turning up in public places, and authorities offer this advice if you or your children should encounter any:
Central Valley In Flood Danger StageNational Weather Service announced Sunday Afternoon that Central Valley has entered flood danger stage and are requesting residents to prepare for possible evacuations.
IKEA Recalls Ceiling Lights That Have Faulty Retaining ClipsHome furnishing giant IKEA is recalling ceiling light fixtures over fears they could fall and hit people.
Big Waves, Dangerous Currents Predicted Along Southern And Central California BeachesSwimmers and surfers are being warned of dangerous rip currents and waves up to 10 feet along southern and central California beaches.
At-Risk Man Missing In SacramentoSneed was last seen Monday at around 11 a.m. near the 2500 block of Northrop Avenue in Sacramento, according to a statement issued by the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department. He is in danger because he suffers from dementia and is easily confused. He takes medication for his condition, which he is most likely not carrying.
Colorado Waitresses Wear Guns In RestaurantWould you feel comfortable if a waitress took your order in a restaurant with a loaded gun holstered to her waist? This is the environment Shooters restaurant in the town of Rifle has created. Perhaps embracing the city’s name, all the girls in Shooters not only carry loaded weapons during their shifts, they are also encouraged to do so by management.
Thousands Of Used Hypodermic Needles Spill Onto Contra Costa County RoadA dangerous hazard caused a road in Contra Costa County to be closed Tuesday morning. CHP says about 2,000 used hypodermic needles spilled onto the street in El Sobrante, CBS SF reports.
Lincoln High Student Arrested For Making Bomb ThreatLincoln police have arrested a teen accused of making a false bomb threat at Lincoln High School on Friday.
Sheep And Goat Roadside Grazing In Rocklin Too Distracting?Officials are worried a unique fire abatement program may be too distracting for some to resist.
UPDATE: Missing Sacramento Teen LocatedA teenage Sacramento girl who was reported missing last Friday has been located.
Ski Experts Warn Of Backcountry DangersThere's plenty of snow up in the Sierra, and skiers say it's the perfect ski conditions. But after two skiers got stranded last night, it’s a reminder or the dangers of skiing on backcountry trails.
Sacramento Ranked 10th 'Most Hackable' City In AmericaInternet and mobile security company, AVG Technologies, released a list of cities most likely to be digitally duped. Sacramento ranked 10th on the list. Read the full article, plus get tips on staying safe online.