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Man Arrested, Suspected Of Starting Grass Fire Near Sacramento That Forced Evacuations

Authorities say they suspect a man of starting a grassland fire near Sacramento that forced people from their homes and destroyed power lines.

07/27/2015

Firefighters take a moment to observe flames. (Getty Images)

Campgrounds Evacuated Near Madera County Wildfire

Campgrounds were evacuated near a Central California wildfire that has chewed through more than 2 square miles of dry timber in Sierra National Forest, one of several blazes burning across the state on Monday.

07/27/2015

Newborn triplets asleep (Getty Images)

Triplets Streak Continues At Central California Hospital

Doctors at a Central California hospital have delivered a fourth set of triplets in the last four weeks.

06/30/2015

Screenshot of COK video showing hatchlings on a conveyor belt while others are hung for de-beaking. (CBS)

Graphic Undercover Video Shows Mutilation, Suffocation, Other Alleged Abuse Of Foster Farm Turkey Chicks

Just one week after video surfaced showing alleged mistreatment of chickens at a Central Valley Foster Farms facility, new graphic video, allegedly shot at the poultry producer’s turkey hatchery in Fresno, reveals more treatment that animal rights activists call inhumane.

06/22/2015

A frame from a YouTube video shows workers handling chickens at a Foster Farms plant. (mercyforanimals/YouTube)

Foster Farms Suspends 5 Workers Following Release Of Undercover Animal Cruelty Video

Poultry producer Foster Farms suspended five employees Wednesday after an animal-rights group released undercover video showing live birds being slammed upside-down into shackles, punched and plucked.

06/17/2015

(Photo courtesy KSEE Fresno)

Fresno Homeless Man Burned Alive When Bus He Lived In Goes Up In Flames

Witnesses describe seeing Feliciano Franco trapped in the back of the burning bus, pounding on a window and begging for help before he died.

06/17/2015

Gold Dust peaches from Masumoto Family Farm that are being shipped to Berkeley Bowl. (Photo Credit: Masumoto Family Farm)

Central Valley Farming Family Embraces Petite Peaches During Drought

The Masumoto Family Farm hopes to start a “small fruit revolution,” growing smaller peaches during the drought that are still bursting with flavor.

06/10/2015

Artist rendering of a California High-Speed Rail trail. (CA High-Speed Rail Authority)

Angry Opposition Groups Hope To Derail California High-Speed Rail At Board Meeting

The board behind California’s high-speed rail project could face fierce opposition Tuesday from community leaders, and Northern and Southern California residents who expect to be affected by construction of the bullet train.

06/09/2015

Authorities raided a suspected chop shop in Oakland on September 30, 2014. (Alameda County Regional Auto Theft Task Force)

Study Links Spike In California Auto Thefts With Flood Of Inmates Released Early

A new study says California continues to see a spike in auto thefts since a change in prison policy four years ago forced many local jails to release more inmates early.

05/20/2015

Flames erupt after a gas line explosion near Highway 99 in northwest Fresno, April 17, 2015. (Natalie/@bluelove011)

Inmate Hurt In Fiery Pipeline Explosion At Fresno Sheriff’s Gun Range Dies

Jeremiah Espino, 52, of Sanger, suffered severe injuries in the April 17 blast and died at a hospital on Monday afternoon.

05/12/2015

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