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Elk Grove Trail Victim Identified, Person of Interest in Custody

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A person of interest is being questioned by investigators in connection with the stabbing of an elderly man along an Elk Grove walking trail.

Police were called to the trail near Whitelock Parkway and Bellaterra Drive Thursday afternoon after someone reported seeing the man not breathing.

The man, identified as 75-year-old Xihao Huang, had been stabbed several times, according to…

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Burglary Victim Shot a Woman who Claimed She was Pregnant, DA to Decide Charges


Tom Greer says he fought back when he was attacked by intruders at his home. When he got his gun and fired at them, they ran.

The 80-year-old homeowner says one of the fleeing burglars, a woman, shouted, “I’m pregnant!” He shot her twice, killing her.

The district attorney will decide Friday whether Greer will face criminal charges.


Gus Adams, 28 and Andrea Miller, 26,…

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Area Hospitals Embrace Online Appointments for Emergency Room


Mercy Hospital of Folsom


Trim wait times at emergency rooms? There’s an app for that.

Dignity Health and its hospitals are giving their emergency room patients the opportunity to cut down on their time in the waiting room.

Through a program called “InQuicker”, Dignity hospitals, like Mercy Hospital in Folsom, allow patients to go online and make an appointment to see a doctor. They can…

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Shot Put at the California State Capitol


This summer day, politics are not the center of attention at the California State Capitol. Instead, athletes competing in the US Track and Field Championships are doing the shot put event.

“Hopefully, we’ll get a lot of people to come out and there will be a lot of energy and people will really get to know what we do and watch us throw and really get into it,” Michelle Carter, the…

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Tipster Helps Catch Woman Dumping Garbage, Now Eligible for Reward


Oksana Lyamin was arrested for illegal dumping


The City of Sacramento’s recent crackdown on illegal dumping leads to its first arrest, thanks to a tip.

Police say Oksana Lyamin dumped garbage on the side of Dry Creek Road, near I-80 back in February.

A witness called 311 to report it at the time. After four months of investigating, the city identified Lyamin and arrested her this week.

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Heartwarming Video: Dog Nearly Passes Out from Overwhelming Joy

Warning: You may want to turn down the volume before clicking play.

Many of us treat our pets like a member of the family, and we get emotional about them like family. But do they feel the same way?

A video posted online seems to say yes.


A schnauzer has an emotional reaction, then passes out when a family member returns home.

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Gas Line Punctured by Oak Park Construction Crew

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Construction near Old Soul Coffee along Broadway had to be stopped Friday morning after crews hit a 2-inch gas line.

Crews working outside the coffee shop near 3rd Avenue punctured the line before 7 a.m. Friday.

A couple dozen people had to be evacuated for a short time.

Construction crews told FOX40, PG&E was out at the site before work began to mark where gas pipes are located.…

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Elk Grove Walking Trail Death Called “Suspicious”

Elk Grove Walking Trail Death Called “Suspicious”

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Police are investigating the suspicious death of an older man along an Elk Grove walking trail.

Elk Grove Police say the 75-year-old man was found dead near Whitelock Parkway and Bellaterra Drive. The Toby Johnson Trail follows Whitelock Parkway in that area.

Officers have not released any other information about the death, other than to say it appears to be suspicious.

FOX40 will have…

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Police, FBI Announce Reward Money in Stockton Robbery and Chase Investigation

Stockton Bank Robbery Police Tapes Released

The SUV the 3 suspects drove away in is riddled with bullets after a shootout with police. July 16, 2014


A week after a bank robbery, deadly chase and shootout with police in Stockton, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and police are announcing possible reward money for information about the crime.

On July 16, three men walked into the Bank of the West on Thornton Road. When officers…

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Cops: Man Hit by 2 Cars, Dragged 1 Mile


Investigators say a man was hit by 2 cars, and dragged about a mile down Meadowview Road.


Officers arrived at an accident scene in South Sacramento, they found the victim trapped under a car, after being dragged almost a mile.

Investigators believe the man was hit by at least two cars sometime late Wednesday evening along Meadowview Road.

Meadowview Road was closed for several hours…

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Tornado Rips Through Campground, Kills 2 and Injures Dozens

Cherrystone Campground storm damage

Two people are dead and at least 20 were injured at Virginia’s Cherrystone Campground on Thursday, July 24, 2014, after a possible tornado, Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller told CNN.
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A powerful storm that ripped through a Virginia campground on Thursday killed two people and injured at least 25, including three in…

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VIDEO: ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer Released

VIDEO: ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer Released

“He was polite, intense, smart … really intimidating.”

What do you think of the movie version of literature’s bad boy Christian Grey?

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Jamie Dornan, as Christian Grey, from a scene in the upcoming movie adaptation of “50 Shades of Grey”

The official trailer for the movie adaptation of the best selling trilogy “Fifty Shades of Grey”…

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Elk Grove Veteran Receives Purple Heart


An Elk Grove man was awarded a purple heart recently, recognizing his service in Iraq.

Matt Whipple received the award during a ceremony at the California National Guard headquarters.

Whipple served from 2005 to 2006, he was injured by a roadside bomb in Iraq and sustained a severe concussion.

He is now attending school full time and plans to graduate early next year.

Elk Grove’s Matt…

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Ukraine Prime Minister, Cabinet Resign in Wake of Plane Incident

(CNN) — [Breaking News update 11:0 a.m.]

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and his Cabinet resigned Thursday, he told parliament.

“I announce resignation after the collapse of the coalition and the blocking of government initiatives,” he said.

The government has been at odds with pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.

[Story previously published 10:22 a.m.]

Flowers Outside the Dutch Embassy

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Parents Report Man at Kids’ Park, Officers Find Evidence of Different Crime

Parents Report Man at Kids’ Park, Officers Find Evidence of Different Crime


It is a place parents bring their kids to let loose, Hale Park.

On Friday, Lodi Police received a report that 31-year-old Mario Martinez-Bautista may have been taking photos of kids at the park, but their investigation led to something else.

“Through an investigation, talking to him, examining his phone, they were able to determine an inappropriate relationship that he had with a different…

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