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Bill would provide condoms to Calif. inmates

4:54 PM, Jan 27, 2014

A highly debated proposal requiring condoms be available to California prisoners passed through the Assembly Monday.

BART cop who shot fellow officer will attend funeral

6:20 PM, Jan 27, 2014

The police chief of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit agency says the officer who shot and killed a fellow officer will be at his colleague's funeral.

Southwest announces first international flights

12:00 PM, Jan 27, 2014

Southwest, which grew to carry more domestic passengers than any U.S. airline, began selling tickets Monday for international flights, the start of a significant shift for the low-cost domestic carrier.

Victim's mom helped bring down 'Revenge Porn' website

5:26 AM, Jan 27, 2014

The so-called "King of Revenge Porn" is out on bail following his arrest by the FBI for allegedly stealing nude photos from hundreds of email accounts.

IRS: 'Broke' Sacramento landlord earned plenty

7:33 PM, Feb 28, 2014

SACRAMENTO - The owner of a boarded-up house involved in a fatal fire last week who claimed in court documents that he's broke had an average adjusted gross income of $369,000 in three recent tax years, according to IRS documents.

Patient information may be exposed in UC Davis health system breach

8:31 PM, Jan 27, 2014

After three doctors in the UC Davis Health System were hit with an email phishing scam, officials are notifying 1,800 patients that their personal or medical information may be compromised.

Flu outbreak continues

7:01 PM, Jan 27, 2014

The worst of flu season may not be over yet.

Man found guilty of 2006 West Sacramento bar murder

6:21 PM, Jan 27, 2014

A "cold hit" murder case that began nearly eight years ago in a West Sacramento bar culminated in a conviction Monday for a Sacramento man.

Lawmakers OK school planning for abuse, safety

4:38 PM, Jan 27, 2014

The state Assembly has approved two bills that would require school districts to make detailed plans for reporting child abuse and prepare for violent incidents on campus.

2 wounded in so. Sacramento shooting

3:21 PM, Jan 27, 2014

Sacramento County sheriff's investigators don't have a description yet of the person who shot two men in south Sacramento Monday afternoon.

Bartender accused in DUI crash killing cyclist

2:47 PM, Jan 27, 2014

A Pollock Pines bartender faces vehicular manslaughter and DUI charges after an investigation into the death of a cyclist nine months ago in El Dorado County.

Report: Company provided bad bolts on Carquinez Bridge

1:25 PM, Jan 27, 2014

A report says the company hired to build the tower and decks of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge supplied hundreds of thousands of bolts of the wrong size for another Bay Area bridge project.

Gold prospectors take advantage of drought

1:25 PM, Jan 27, 2014

As California's drought persists and water levels dip to historically low levels, gold prospectors are taking to Northern California rivers hoping to spot something shiny.

Stolen $9k bike recovered in Craigslist sting

1:11 PM, Jan 27, 2014

A high-end road bicycle stolen from a Reno bike shop was recovered in a sting set up by Truckee police officers.

Research: More diners opting for quick over casual

8:15 AM, Jan 27, 2014

Some of America's most recognized casual dining spots are being passed up for quicker options offering comparable choices.

Police: 2 injured, 2 arrested in separate cookware assaults

6:50 AM, Jan 27, 2014

Two people were taken to hospital and two others arrested in separate incidents involving cookware Sunday.

Jerry Manuel helps community rather than wait for Major League Baseball

1:34 AM, Jan 27, 2014

During these sunny winter afternoons, you can find Sacramento's Jerry Manuel tossing balls to inner city youth. Four years removed from Major League Baseball he is long way from his days with the New York Mets and the White Sox where he won the American League Manager of the Year.

Lawson scores 27 as Nuggets beat Kings 125-117

12:09 AM, Jan 27, 2014

SACRAMENTO - Ty Lawson scored 27 points, Wilson Chandler had 20 and the Denver Nuggets defeated the short-handed Sacramento Kings 125-117 on Sunday night.

Bruschi headlines Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame 2014 class

10:57 PM, Jan 25, 2014

SACRAMENTO - The second annual Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame welcomed six more local athletes, which included Olympic, Super Bowl and World Series champions.

Vacaville pastor charged with arson arrested again

8:01 PM, Jan 25, 2014

A Vacaville pastor accused of arson is back in jail for additional charges of perjury and fraud, Vacaville police said.

Shooting victims were Maryland mall employees

7:55 PM, Jan 25, 2014

Three people were killed in a shooting spree at a Maryland mall crowded with Saturday shoppers, Howard County police said.

Police: Armed Lodi man shot, killed by officers

4:35 PM, Jan 25, 2014

A Lodi man was shot and killed by police after allegedly charging at them with a knife.

Anti-abortion activists rally in San Francisco

1:36 PM, Jan 25, 2014

Thousands of abortion opponents are rallying in downtown San Francisco for the 10th annual "Walk for Life West Coast."

Police: Teacher served pot-laced food at potluck dinner

12:43 PM, Jan 25, 2014

A California first-grade teacher served meals laced with pot at a potluck dinner - and is doing time for it, police say.

Mom's boyfriend arrested in 2-year-old's beating

12:29 AM, Jan 25, 2014

A 2-year-old Davis boy is hospitalized, allegedly beaten at the hands of the boyfriend of the child's mother.

Man accused of posting photos stolen from emails on porn site released from jail

12:25 AM, Jan 25, 2014

Hunter Moore, the Woodland man who owned and ran a revenge porn site, was released from Sacramento County Jail Friday night.

Detectives seek help identifying burned victim

11:19 PM, Jan 24, 2014

Sacramento County sheriff's detectives hope this ring will help lead to an identification of a badly burned body found at Snodgrass Slough Thursday morning.

George leads Pacers past Kings in OT, 116-11

11:16 PM, Jan 24, 2014

Paul George scored eight of his 36 points in overtime and the Indiana Pacers defeated the Sacramento Kings 116-111 on Friday night.

Capitol Connection Podcast: Basic Brown

9:44 PM, Jan 24, 2014

This week: we analyze Gov. Jerry Brown's State of the State speech and the 2014 campaign season that's now on the horizon.

California high court asked about high-speed rail case

7:23 PM, Jan 24, 2014

Gov. Jerry Brown's administration is petitioning the California Supreme Court to overturn two lower-court rulings that have stalled progress on the state's high-speed rail project, one of the nation's most expensive public works projects.

Family wants boy to surrender after sister slain

6:58 PM, Jan 24, 2014

OAKLAND - Family members are pleading with a 14-year-old Oakland boy to turn himself in after his 17-year-old sister was shot and killed.

Hearing focuses on mistakes made on Bay Bridge

6:28 PM, Jan 24, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO - Government and private engineers told a state Senate commission that pressure to complete the new $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge led to cracked welds and other subpar work on the crossing.

Woman arrested in man's slaying on Light Rail train

5:51 PM, Jan 24, 2014

A woman taken into custody after a man was shot and killed on a Light Rail train in Sacramento Thursday night has been arrested for murder, Sacramento police say.

Are meggings coming to everyday men's fashion?

5:47 PM, Jan 24, 2014

They're the pants people love to hate - leggings for men, also known as meggings.

Silver Alert issued for valley woman missing 6 days

5:39 PM, Jan 24, 2014

The California Highway Patrol has issued a statewide alert for a 72-year-old woman from Lindsay (in Tulare County) last seen about 4:30 last Saturday morning.