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CalPERS board member stripped of leadership posts for campaign finance infrac...
CalPERS board member Priya Mathur was removed from board leadership positions today because of her latest campaign-finance disclosure infractions.
15 Oct 2014 at 10:05am


Bank of Sacramento to be acquired by larger bank
AmericanWest Bank announced Wednesday it is to acquire Bank of Sacramento.
William J. Martin
15 Oct 2014 at 8:44am


Amazon pop-up kisok headed to Sacramento
Amazon has confirmed that Sacramento is one of two locations for pop-up retail stores.
Diana Brooks, left, president and CEO of Sotheby's, and Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com, Inc., pose for photos after a news conference at Sotheby's in New York, Wednesday June 16, 1999. Sacramento is one of two locations chosen for pop-up kiosks by online retailer Amazon, according to reports.
15 Oct 2014 at 7:51am


Sacramento showers drop about a tenth of an inch
The first of three weak rain systems worked its way through the Sacramento region on Wednesday.
A student is escorted across the street as they arrive to school under a first rain of the season downpour at Caleb Greenwood Elementary School on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif. More rain has arrived this week.
15 Oct 2014 at 9:09am


New El Dorado County animal shelter to open in Diamond Springs
A new El Dorado County animal shelter – designed to house, cats, dogs and livestock – will open Thursday in Diamond Springs.
15 Oct 2014 at 6:27am


AM Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Wednesday
Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today:

15 Oct 2014 at 6:14am


Elk Grove pedestrian dies when hit by tow truck
A pedestrian died when hit by a tow truck Tuesday night in Elk Grove.
15 Oct 2014 at 9:57am


Sacramento County home market warmed in September
The median price of a resale home in Sacramento County rose slightly and more homes sold in September vs. August, when prices were flat and sales were down, CoreLogic DataQuick reported Tuesday.


14 Oct 2014 at 10:37pm


Trial begins in killing of Sacramento County animal control officer
The murder trial got underway Tuesday for the man accused in the shooting death of animal control officer Roy Marcum two years ago in Galt.
Murder defendant Joseph Francis Corey.
14 Oct 2014 at 11:28pm


Cameron Park murder defendant testifies he killed wife in self-defense
Todd Winkler testified Tuesday that he killed his wife out of self-defense after a fight over their impending divorce that left him “exhausted.”
Murder defendant Todd Winkler on Tuesday is led into El Dorado Superior Court in Placerville by one of his lawyers, Eric Schlueter.
Todd Winkler waits for the jury to enter before testifying for the second day in his murder trial in El Dorado Superior Court on Tuesday in Placerville. Winkler is accused of murdering his wife...
14 Oct 2014 at 11:09pm


Ask Emily: New California laws that will – or won’t – make health coverage ea...
Ask Emily is a biweekly column by Emily Bazar of the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all of her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
Emily Bazar writes for the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
7 Oct 2014 at 10:15pm


Ask Emily: Translations key to keeping health care coverage
Ask Emily is a biweekly column by Emily Bazar of the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all of her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
Emily Bazar writes for the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
23 Sep 2014 at 7:28pm


Ask Emily: Changes ahead for dental coverage under Obamacare
Covered California will be offering optional, stand-alone dental plans for adults and families next year, though they won’t be available when open enrollment begins on Nov. 15. Look for them in early 2015, before open enrollment ends, a spokesman says.
Emily Bazar writes for the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
9 Sep 2014 at 6:23pm



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1 dead, several injured as car hits group outside church
Police say one person is dead and several are injured after a woman drove into a group of pedestrians Wednesday night outside a Southern California church where a Christmas performance had just ended.
17 Dec 2014 at 11:11pm




13-year-old arrested in North Highlands homicide
A 13-year-old old has been arrested in connection with a homicide that took place Tuesday night at a North Highlands apartment complex.
17 Dec 2014 at 11:03pm




Sac City Council funds Planned Parenthood programs
A KCRA 3 investigation found City Council members were using discretionary accounts to fund Planned Parenthood programs, without putting funding up for a council vote.
17 Dec 2014 at 11:02pm




Study: Rim Fire supports need to controlled burns
A fierce wildfire that scorched part of Yosemite National Park burned less intensely in places that had fires in recent years -- a finding that researchers said Wednesday supports a belief that controlled burning often curtails extreme fires.
17 Dec 2014 at 10:13pm




Police arrest man wanted in teen's shooting
A man wanted in several Stockton shootings was arrested Wednesday afternoon after he crashed his vehicle as he was trying to get away from officers, according to police.
17 Dec 2014 at 8:43pm




Analyst: We underestimated North Korea
As the United States gets ready to blame the Sony hack on North Korea, a troublesome question is emerging: Just what is North Korea capable of?
17 Dec 2014 at 6:45pm




DMV gears up for rush of undocumented immigrants
The California Department of Motor Vehicles said Wednesday it is preparing for a possible rush at its offices next month, when a new law takes effect that allows undocumented immigrants to apply for driver's licenses.
17 Dec 2014 at 6:45pm




Sac businesses excited about prospect of Cuban travel
Since President Obama's announcement Wednesday that the United States is lifting its embargo on Cuba, some Cuban immigrants are excited about the possibility of visiting their homeland.
17 Dec 2014 at 6:24pm




Bay Bridge light project to keep on shining
The sponsors of an illuminated art project on the San Francisco-Bay Bridge that was supposed to stay up for only two years say they have found a way to keep the lights on.
17 Dec 2014 at 5:47pm




Second man found with sword on same day in Modesto
Just a few hours after a man with a samurai sword caused a scene behind a Modesto city building Wednesday morning, a second man was found with a sword on his belt, according to police.
17 Dec 2014 at 4:11pm



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Anderson Police Department gets new puppy
The Anderson Police Department adopted a new canine to help fight crime. However, officers are switching things up with the dog's training process in order to help out a local business owner.
17 Dec 2014 at 11:46pm




Vacuums stolen from Hokema's in Redding
A man broke into Hokema's Sewing and Vacuum Center in Redding, and stole vacuums.
17 Dec 2014 at 9:30pm




Kettle campaign short on donations in Redding
The Redding Salvation Army is down $17,000.
17 Dec 2014 at 7:26pm




Salvation Army kettle donations falling short of goal
The Salvation Army in Chico is making an appeal to the public to help fill up the 18 kettles that are manned by volunteers around the city.
17 Dec 2014 at 7:25pm




Tehama Co. state of emergency may help flood victims
The Tehama County Sheriff's Office has asked for a local state of emergency following multiple floods that damaged over 120 buildings in the past few weeks.
17 Dec 2014 at 6:51pm




Mount Shasta Ski Park to open Saturday
Mount Shasta Ski Park has enough snow to open for the season on December 20.
17 Dec 2014 at 11:09am




Man arrested for kidnapping, child abuse & DUI
A Glenn County man faces a long list of charges after an incident involving his girlfriend and her 12-year-old son.
17 Dec 2014 at 10:52am




Tehama supervisors ratify state of emergency declaration
Tehama County will now send its emergency declaration to the governor's office for approval.
17 Dec 2014 at 9:24am




Redding Police will no longer respond to all crashes
Redding Police Department is changing its policy and will no longer respond to all traffic collisions.
17 Dec 2014 at 8:18am




Turtle Bay Exploration Park seeking donations
Turtle Bay Exploration Park is taking donations through the end of this month to help a local nonprofit charity.
16 Dec 2014 at 9:54pm




Sacramento CBSLocal


Other Cancers
Cancer is a group of many related diseases that begin in cells, the body's basic unit of life. Normally, cells grow and divide to produce more cells only when the body needs them.
18 Dec 2014 at 2:12am


1 Dead In Redondo Beach After Car Hits As Many As 12 Pedestrians
A female motorist hit a group of pedestrians outside a California church as a Christmas service ended, killing one person and leaving up to 11 others injured, police said.
18 Dec 2014 at 1:45am


State Senator Wants To Ban The Use Of Recycled Tires For Playground Turf
A state senator wants to ban recycled tires used in the artificial turf at schools and playgrounds because there may be a link to cancer. That has people asking what this ban would mean for local schools that already have the turf and the businesses that produce it.
18 Dec 2014 at 1:31am


?Parcel Pirates? Following Delivery Trucks, Stealing Packages
Wednesday was the busiest delivery day of the year. This holiday season, package deliveries are up by about 12 percent. Also on the rise are package thefts.
18 Dec 2014 at 1:09am


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18 Dec 2014 at 12:00am


Heartless Act During Holidays: 83-Year-Old Sacramento Woman Facing Eviction
An 83-year-old Sacramento woman is facing a court-approved eviction just 12 days before Christmas.
17 Dec 2014 at 11:58pm


Sacramento Parking Officers Increasingly Dealing With Physical Attacks
Parking officers are given the blame when they hand out parking tickets. But this year, their job has been more dangerous than before.
17 Dec 2014 at 11:22pm


Fairfield Coach Accused Of Stealing Thousands Of Dollars From Team Cleared Of...
A coach is cleared. The Solano County district attorney announced no charges will be filed against a Fairfield football coach.
17 Dec 2014 at 10:46pm


Metro EDGE Holiday Mixer And Toy Drive
The final mixer of the year had a special recognition of Metro Chamber board members James Beckwith of Five Star Bank and Gordon Fowler of 3fold Communications.
17 Dec 2014 at 9:30pm


$10 Million In Stolen Los Angeles Art Recovered
An LAPD undercover operation has netted the return of stolen art, including paintings by Chagall and Diego Rivera.
17 Dec 2014 at 8:37pm



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