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Sacramento Hospital Treating Possible Ebola Virus Patient
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Sacramento Hospital Treating Possible Ebola Virus Patient

A patient admitted to a Kaiser Permanente in Sacramento may have been exposed to the Ebola virus, health officials said Tuesday. Watch »

3 hours ago
Audit: $93M Medi-Cal Payments Could be Fraudulent

Audit: $93M Medi-Cal Payments Could be Fraudulent

State auditors have found Medi-Cal, the nation's largest Medicaid program, was hit with more than $93 million... Read »

10 minutes ago
Fire Near Yosemite That 1,000 Fled Doesn't Grow

Fire Near Yosemite That 1,000 Fled Doesn't Grow

A wildfire that forced about 1,000 people from their homes in the foothills near Yosemite National Park held steady... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
SoCal Teens Were Making

SoCal Teens Were Making "Huge Plan of School Massacre": Police

Two teenage boys accused of planning a mass shooting at South Pasadena High School were determined to kill people on... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Friends Mourn Victim in Yellowstone Hiking Accident

Friends Mourn Victim in Yellowstone Hiking Accident

Friends and classmates will remember a Poway girl who died in a tragic accident while hiking in Yellowstone National... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
San Diego Man Arrested in Ferguson Violence

San Diego Man Arrested in Ferguson Violence

A San Diego man is among those non-residents arrested in violent clashes with police in Ferguson. Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Yosemite Hiker Dies in Fall After Proposing

Yosemite Hiker Dies in Fall After Proposing

Authorities say a veteran rock climber died in a fall while climbing alone in Yosemite National Park -- just... Read »

6 hours ago
Mom: Nanny Saved My Drowning Child

Mom: Nanny Saved My Drowning Child

A 1-year-old who nearly drowned in his Bonsall neighbor’s backyard pool Monday is the sixth “near-drowning” case at... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Bighorn Sheep Rescued from Riverside County Canal

Bighorn Sheep Rescued from Riverside County Canal

An endangered bighorn sheep that fell into a La Quinta canal while trying to reach golf course grass was rescued by... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Two Students Arrested in California School Shooting Plot

Two Students Arrested in California School Shooting Plot

Two South Pasadena High School students were arrested in connection with allegedly planning a school shooting... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Evacuations Ordered Over Yosemite Wildfire

Evacuations Ordered Over Yosemite Wildfire

An out-of-control wildfire near Yosemite National Park led to 13,000 households and businesses receiving evacuation... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Cemeteries Work to Cope with Drought

Cemeteries Work to Cope with Drought

Cemeteries with thirsty lawns are figuring out new ways to conserve water amid California's drought. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Teen Arrested After Instagram Posts Warn of

Teen Arrested After Instagram Posts Warn of "Huge" School Shooting

Authorities in Southern California arrested a 15-year-old on Sunday in connection with threats posted to... Watch »

Aug 18, 2014
Campaign Snag for Gov. Jerry Brown?

Campaign Snag for Gov. Jerry Brown?

It was once thought to be an insurmountable lead. But now Jerry Brown's campaign to keep the governor's office... Watch »

Aug 18, 2014
PG&E Due in Court Monday for 2010 San Bruno Explosion

PG&E Due in Court Monday for 2010 San Bruno Explosion

PG&E is headed back to federal court Monday to answer to criminal charges stemming from the deadly San... Watch »

Aug 17, 2014
World's Largest Duck Swimming for SoCal

World's Largest Duck Swimming for SoCal

Florentijn Hofman's Rubber Duck Project makes a Tall Ships Fest cameo. Read »

Aug 17, 2014
1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Northern California Plane Crash

1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Northern California Plane Crash

Authorities say a small airplane crashed near a Northern California airport, killing one person and... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Naked Man Briefly Shuts Down Hwy 101 Traffic

Naked Man Briefly Shuts Down Hwy 101 Traffic

Northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Petaluma was blocked briefly Sunday morning while a nude man ran wildly through... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Woman Cited for Climbing Into Zoo's Giraffe Pen

Woman Cited for Climbing Into Zoo's Giraffe Pen

Police say a California woman was cited after climbing into the giraffe exhibit at a Madison zoo and getting kicked... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
California Shark Bite Survivor Returns to Ocean

California Shark Bite Survivor Returns to Ocean

A swimmer who survived a shark bite off a Southern California beach last month returned to the water Saturday... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
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