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Celebrities and the U.S. Government Come Together on World Environment Day to Support Combating Wildlife Trafficking

May 18, 2015

WASHINGTON D.C. May 18, 2015 – In February 2014, President Obama highlighted wildlife trafficking as a national security issue, noting that this crime is decimating iconic animal populations and undermines security across nations. Wildlife trafficking is wreaking havoc on particularly vulnerable animal populations across the globe, and stands as both a critical conservation...

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65 rights groups from 31 countries and regions pen letter to Mark Zuckerberg citing issues with Internet.org

May 18, 2015

May 18, 2015 - Today, 65 organizations from 31 countries and regions released an open letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg detailing significant concerns about Facebook's Internet.org initiative. The project, which seeks to “connect two-thirds of the world that don’t have internet access,” is increasingly under fire for violating net neutrality and, in its...

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Climate change secondary in predicted species diversity loss; Changes in land use pose the greatest threat to biodiversity in rivers and streams

May 18, 2015
Climate change secondary in predicted species diversity loss; Changes in land use pose the greatest threat to biodiversity in rivers and streams

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Suspects Arrested After Roseville Motorcycle Dealership Heist

May 16, 2015
Suspects Arrested After Roseville Motorcycle Dealership Heist

ROSEVILLE- Two men are now behind bars after carrying out a daring burglary at a Roseville motorcycle shop that played out like a Hollywood movie. “I think these two really wanted a motorcycle really bad,” Randy Felice said. Felice is the Dealer Principal at A&S Motorcycles in Roseville. He told FOX40 he got a...

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Around 25,000 Attend 47th Annual GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic

May 16, 2015
Around 25,000 Attend 47th Annual GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic

RANCHO CORDOVA- Saturday thousands of motorcycle racing fans gathered at the Prairie City SVRA track east of Rancho Cordova for the GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic. This is the 47th year the race has come to Northern California. The racers themselves are some of the top motocross riders in the world and many have a...

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FOX40
Pinball Event Benefits Dixon Youth

May 16, 2015
Pinball Event Benefits Dixon Youth

DIXON- So, what is it exactly about a pinball machine? The contradiction between the zen of that shiny little ball and the angst of the relentless gutter, or the collision between warm nostalgia and cool retro? Whatever it is, welcome to Pin-a-Go-Go. “This is the oldest running pinball show west of the Mississippi,” said...

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Man Shot and Killed in Rancho Cordova, Deputies Searching for Shooter

May 16, 2015
Man Shot and Killed in Rancho Cordova, Deputies Searching for Shooter

RANCHO CORDOVA- A 19-year-old young man was shot and killed outside a Rancho Cordova apartment complex near Bradshaw Road and Highway 50. The Sacramento Sheriff’s Department said it got several reports of shots fired around 2:40 in the afternoon, on Lincoln Village Drive. When deputies arrived they found the victim with at least one...

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Amtrak Installs Speed Controls at Philadelphia Crash Site

May 16, 2015
Amtrak Installs Speed Controls at Philadelphia Crash Site

(CNN) – Amtrak was spending the weekend installing new speed controls on the section of track where one of its passenger trains derailed near Philadelphia, as investigators examined reports that the New York-bound train was one of three hit by an unknown object shortly before the fatal crash. The installation of the Automatic Train...

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U.S. Special Operations Conducts Raid in Syria, Kills ISIS Commander

May 16, 2015
U.S. Special Operations Conducts Raid in Syria, Kills ISIS Commander

(CNN) – U.S. Special Operations forces killed a key ISIS commander during a daring raid in eastern Syria overnight Friday to Saturday — securing intelligence on how the terror organization operates, communicates and earns money, U.S. government officials said. The ISIS commander, identified by his nom de guerre Abu Sayyaf, was killed in a...

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Pizza Guys Delivery Driver Assaulted and Carjacked in Sacramento

May 16, 2015
Pizza Guys Delivery Driver Assaulted and Carjacked in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO- For 50 years, Evergene Heard has called Sacramento’s Elder Creek area her home. “Seen it change from you know, good to kind of bad, to now, where we are getting it back on track, so it’s a pretty good neighborhood. ” Until Friday night around 10:30 p.m. when Sacramento Police said a group...

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