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DMV Issues, Retracts Memo on Ride-Sharing Drivers Getting Commercial Licenses

Jan 23, 2015
DMV Issues, Retracts Memo on Ride-Sharing Drivers Getting Commercial Licenses

SACRAMENTO- This month, the California DMV issued a memo saying any car used for transporting people for money must be registered as a commercial vehicle. UPDATE: Late Friday, after this story aired, the DMV has retracted the memo, saying, in part: “The matter requires further review and analysis which the department is undertaking immediately.” That’s...

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California Measles Outbreak Grows to 68 Cases

Jan 23, 2015
California Measles Outbreak Grows to 68 Cases

LOS ANGELES (CNN)- The measles outbreak in California is growing. The number of cases has increased to 68, with 48 of those cases linked to an outbreak at Disneyland, state health officials reported Friday. Two days ago, the health department reported 59 cases, 42 with a Disney connection. In addition, nine cases have been...

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SkyMall Catalog Lands in Bankruptcy

Jan 23, 2015
SkyMall Catalog Lands in Bankruptcy

NEW YORK (CNN)- It’s a sad day for shoppers who love Sasquatch statues and electric slippers. The SkyMall catalog, a dog-eared best friend to bored and lonely fliers for 25 years, has filed for bankruptcy. The seatback mainstay may have suffered a steep decline as airlines began loosening the rules that allow fliers to...

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San Joaquin County Opening Court for Veterans

Jan 23, 2015
San Joaquin County Opening Court for Veterans

STOCKTON- San Joaquin County is trying a new approach for veterans who have committed minor crimes. February will mark the first time Veteran’s Treatment Court will take place in the area. Veteran’s Treatment Court will be a collaborative effort that fuses justice and treatment together. “This is San Joaquin County’s first ever veteran’s treatment...

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Sacramento Sees Troubling Rise in Animal Abuse Cases

Jan 23, 2015
Sacramento Sees Troubling Rise in Animal Abuse Cases

SACRAMENTO- More flowers and posters are being displayed at the site in Arden Arcade where a dog was trapped in a cage and burned alive, earlier this week. “General neglect is one thing, but intentional meeting and torture like the burn case is something completely different,” Gina Knepp of Front Street Animal Shelter said....

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Brown Urges Counties To Find Realignment Solutions

Jan 23, 2015
Brown Urges Counties To Find Realignment Solutions

SACRAMENTO- Governor Jerry Brown urged a conference of sheriffs, probation departments and county administrators to keep working to find practices that will make California’s 3-year-old realignment plan workable. In its third year, realignment shifted the responsibility for housing and supervising certain criminals from the state corrections department to county governments. Initially, the shift drew...

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Police K-9 Injures Child in Tracy

Jan 23, 2015
Police K-9 Injures Child in Tracy

TRACY- Tracy Police say a K-9 injured a juvenile Thursday night. According to police, an officer was returning to his car to respond to a call for service when he saw that the back door was open and his K-9 partner was missing. Responding to the call on Cherry Blossom Lane, police say the K-9...

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Sabrina Rodriguez Pleads ‘No Contest’ to Theft Charge

Jan 23, 2015
Sabrina Rodriguez Pleads ‘No Contest’ to Theft Charge

SACRAMENTO- Former FOX40 anchor Sabrina Rodriguez pleaded no contest to one count of theft Friday morning in a Sacramento courtroom. The charge stems from a 2013 report of stolen merchandise from a Coach store in Folsom. Prosecutors alleged Rodriguez helped her then-fiance Nicholas Grey steal 10 wallets. The couple was seen on surveillance video inside...

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Skilled Nursing Care for Medically Fragile Children

Jan 23, 2015
Skilled Nursing Care for Medically Fragile Children

Alisa Becerra lets us know about a facility that helps out medically fragile patients in Yuba City. Ridgeline Pediatric is a skilled nursing day care and respite facility for children ages birth-to-22 years. They have a facility in Grass Valley that ha...

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Reward Increases in Burned Dog Case

Jan 23, 2015
Reward Increases in Burned Dog Case

SACRAMENTO- Private donors have contributed to the reward for the arrest and conviction of whomever set a dog on fire Wednesday in the Arden-Arcade area. The reward now stands at $13,500. Investigators say someone set a dog on fire inside a crate in front of the Oaks Plains Masonic Lodge on Becerra Way, near...

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