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CHICAGO (CNN) -
Even the President of the United States has to deal with jealous boyfriends.
Casting his ballot in Chicago on Monday, Obama stood at a voting booth next to Aia Cooper, whose fiancé Mike Jones decided to crack wise with the president.
“Mr. President, don’t touch my girlfriend,” Jones quipped as he walked by the two.
“I really wasn’t planning on it,” Obama replied, joking that Jones…
An owner of a pizza parlor in Oakdale was arrested Monday for sexual assault.
Owner of Jura’s Pizza Parlor, Jura Aghassi, is being accused of forcing several sexual acts on an employee during business hours, according to Oakdale Police.
Investigators say the victim reported the incident in September, they then found evidence on a seized cell phone. Aghassi was arrested Monday at…
A man is under arrest for allegedly attacking a woman with an axe.
Sunday morning, Sacramento Police got a call from a woman in a neighborhood south of Mack Road. Officers found her with a significant injury from an axe.
The suspect, identified as Jamall Ringgold, was approached by officers and took off running.
After a struggle with police, he was arrested.
Police say a 10-year-old girl was shot inside her home during a drive-by shooting in Natomas.
“I heard 5 to 7 pops, but it sounded like someone tapping on my blinds,” a neighbor named Kim said.
The neighborhood on Alterra Way near Aimwell is typically so quiet, none of the neighbors who spoke to FOX40 recognized the sound of the gunfire Saturday night.
David Rogers said he couldn’t…
Stockton City Councilman, Michael Tubbs, is apologizing after making a “poor decision to drive when I should not have”, which led to a run-in with officers Friday evening.
In a letter, Tubbs said he thought he “was within the legal limits to drive, I should have been more careful”.
The Stockton Record reports Tubbs was stopped by CHP along Highway 99 early Saturday morning.
“While I am…
The tenth annual Amgen Tour of California will kick off in Sacramento next year, and spend the second day racing through the Valley.
In addition, the women’s race stages will be focused at Lake Tahoe.
The week-long race started in Sacramento in May 2014, with time trials in Folsom.
In 2015, the popular bike race will start in Sacramento on May 10. The second stage of the race will…
A tv news crew is lucky to be alive after a semi truck reportedly went through a road block and nearly hit the station’s truck.
Video posted to a KIRO-TV reporter’s Facebook page shows a station photographer setting up a live picture of the scene of an earlier accident along I-5 near Seattle.
Moments after setting up the picture, on the right side of the frame, a semi truck is seen…
A man is dead after CHP says he made an illegal u-turn in the center median of Highway 99 near Elverta Road.
Early Monday morning, the man driving a Toyota car was heading north, when, according to CHP, he tried to turn around into the fast lane of southbound Highway 99.
A driver in the southbound lanes swerved to miss the Toyota, a second driver,in a pick-up truck, was unable to move…
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -
A man being treated by paramedics for hallucinations in downtown L.A. was taken into custody Friday night after he allegedly stole the vehicle and crashed it, causing two people to sustain minor injuries, authorities said.
Los Angles Fire Department paramedics were assisting a man in the back of an ambulance when he ripped the IVs out of his arm, jumped out the back of the…
THOUSAND OAKS (KTLA) -
A woman, accused of illegally entering a home, had to be rescued by firefighters with jackhammers after becoming stuck in the chimney.
The woman is accused of entering the home of a Thousand Oaks man she went on multiple dates with.
Deputies responded to a home at 5:45 a.m. after a caller reported the woman had been stuck in the chimney, about 8 feet from the top, for two hours, said Capt. Renee Ferguson of the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department.
The county fire department’s urban search and rescue team was called to the scene. Photos posted on Twitter by the department showed firefighters on the roof of the house as they worked to reach the woman, who was conscious during the rescue.
The flue was lubricated with dish soap before she was lifted out of the chimney, placed in a stokes basket and hoisted from the roof by a ladder truck, according to VCFD Captain Mike Lindbery.
The woman, whose “intent was unclear,” was known by the homeowner, the Sheriff’s Department said.
She was extricated by 8:22 a.m. and transported to Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center for evaluation, according to the Fire Department. Her condition was not immediately known.
She was later identified as Genoveva Nunez-Figueroa, a 30-year-old Thousand Oaks resident, and arrested for allegedly illegally entering a residence and providing false information to a peace officer, the VCSD stated in a news release.
The home’s resident, who did not wish to be identified, said he had met Nunez-Figueroa online and they had gone on about six dates.
He cautioned other people about allowing acquaintances into their homes.
“Before you have somebody come in your house really check them out … really give it some time before you let somebody in, because they might want to stay,” he told KTLA.PHOTOS: California Woman Stuck in Chimney, Rescued by Firefighters THOUSAND OAKS (KTLA) - A woman, accused of illegally entering a home, had to be rescued by firefighters with jackhammers after becoming stuck in the chimney.
GARY, Indiana (CNN)-
It started with one body at a motel in Hammond, Indiana.
By the next day, a 43-year-old Gary man was in custody, and his confession, police say, would lead them to three other women’s bodies. They’d find three more the next day.
Though the man hasn’t been charged, local headlines blare and residents wonder: Did police find a serial killer?
Authorities have yet to label the…
A CHP officer is facing serious allegations and has been placed on administrative leave. He was arrested on child porn charges.
In response to FOX40’s calls about the charges he faces, the agency responded, “CHP is aware of the serious and disturbing allegations against Eric Lund.”
Eric Lund has been with CHP for 26 years. He was arrested by Vacaville Police, booked into jail and has…
A man in Australia has been dubbed “Spider Man” after a bizarre turn of events during a trip to Bali.
A mark on Dylan Maxwell’s belly may look like a gruesome scar, but it’s actually the trail left by a spider that burrowed under his skin.
The tiny tropical spider…
Students with tape over their mouths and bright signs stood outside Rio Americano High School Friday, protesting after they say a student was mistreated by an administrator.
Their signs read “let us breathe”.
A female student reportedly tried to get a paper back from an administrator earlier this week, when something happened.
Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputies responded, and…
Bethany Crouch had some fun the other day “hooping”.
Her performance reminded some of us of “Ed Grimley”, a character done by Martin Short for Saturday Night Live.
Take a look at the above video, what do you think?