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Major Injury Crash On Elkhorn BoulevardMultiple people were injured in the three-vehicle crash early Thursday morning.
Shooting Along I-5 In Sacramento Leaves 1 Person DeadAuthorities are investigating a shooting that has left one person dead along Interstate 5 in Sacramento early Friday morning.
Spencer Stone Hospitalized Ahead Of Trial In ParisThe French train attack hero was set to be a star witness in the case, but his testimony is now in doubt.
Verdicts Reached In 'NorCal Rapist' CaseRoy Waller has been convicted on all 46 charges he was facing.
Person Who Ran Into Traffic Along I-80 In North Sacramento Struck, KilledA person who apparently ran into traffic along Interstate 80 in North Sacramento was struck and killed by a car early Wednesday morning, authorities say.
Deadly Crash In Sacramento CountyThe impact broke the car into four pieces.
California Issues COVID-19 Travel Advisory Ahead Of HolidaysWith COVID-19 continuing to resurge, California is joining several other West Coast states in issuing a travel advisory ahead of the holiday season.
Motorcyclist Killed In Crash Near SacramentoOne person has died after a crash involving a motorcyclist just east of Sacramento Tuesday morning.
Scott Peterson To Make Appearance In San Mateo CourtConvicted killer Scott Peterson will make an appearance in a San Mateo County Court on Friday.
Stabbing Suspect Shot, Killed By Officer At Sacramento ApartmentA Sacramento police officer responding to a stabbing shot and killed a suspect in a Pocket neighborhood apartment complex Wednesday night.
Matsui, Bera Win Reelection For CongressThe two local Democrats were the incumbents.
Shooting Investigation At Sacramento County Apartment ComplexTwo people were hurt in a shooting early Monday morning.
String Of Suspicious Dumpster Fires In South SacramentoAuthorities are investigating a string of suspicious dumpster fires in south Sacramento early Thursday morning.
Driver Gets U-Haul Stuck In West Sacramento Gas Station Car WashExactly why the driver didn't know the vehicle wouldn't fit is unclear.
Officers: Esparto Family’s Home Destroyed By Marijuana DUI SuspectOfficers say a Yolo County family’s home was destroyed after a driver apparently under the influence of marijuana crashed into it Tuesday night.
Abandoned Citrus Heights Flower Shop Catches FireFirefighters say a building that once housed a Citrus Heights flower shop was damaged in an early morning fire.
VIDEO: 2-Alarm Vegetation Fire Near Rio VistaSeveral fire departments from around the area responded to stop the flames.
Countdown To Election DayTuesday is the day the US Postal Service is advising people to get their vote-by-mail ballots in.
Convicted Killer Scott Peterson To Be RetriedConvicted killer Scott Peterson will be retried for the penalty phase of his 2002 murder case.
Arrest Made In Deadly Ceres Hit-And-RunThe incident left a 56-year-old man dead back in September.
18-Year-Old Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI After Series Of Crashes In WoodlandAn 18-year-old Woodland resident is under arrest on suspicion of DUI after he crashed into several other cars early Friday morning.
2 Shootings Within 5 Minutes Leave 2 People Hurt In StocktonOfficers are investigating if two shootings that happened within five minutes of each other in Stockton late Wednesday night are related.
Body Matching Missing Man Found Along American RiverOfficials have found a body while searching for 65-year-old Khamsouk Soulignan, who went missing after fishing with his son along the American River Wednesday afternoon.
Park Rangers Searching For Missing Man Along American RiverOfficials are searching for 65-year-old Khamsouk Soulignan, who went missing after fishing with his son along the American River Wednesday afternoon.

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