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Fresno Student’s iPhone Stops Bullet During Armed Robbery

An iPhone in the pocket of a Central California college student blocked a bullet during an armed robbery near Fresno State.


A Fresno man saved a baby trapped inside this burning SUV. (CBS)

Fresno Man Rescues Baby From Burning SUV

A man in Fresno didn’t think twice when he heard a baby’s cries coming from a burning SUV.


Workers drill for water for a farmer on February 6, 2014 near Bakersfield. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Groundwater Pumping In Drought-Parched Central Valley Has Land Sinking Fast

Vast areas of California’s Central Valley are sinking faster than in the past as massive amounts of groundwater are pumped during the historic drought, NASA said in new research released Wednesday.


A small drone is seen flying during a demonstration at the International Drone Expo 2015 at Makuhari Messe on May 21, 2015 in Chiba, Japan.  (Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Drone Forces Emergency Transport Helicopter Pilot To Take Evasive Action In Fresno Area

Pilots on board a medical emergency helicopter transporting a patient from the mountains to a hospital had to take evasive action when a drone flew right into their path near Fresno.


A horse is trapped in a 16-foot well full of sewage. (Tulare County Fire Department)

Firefighters Rescue Horse Trapped In Old Well For 13 Hours

Firefighters in Central California rescued a horse that fell into a 16-foot deep well full of sewage Sunday.


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Homes Looted After Residents Evacuate Willow Fire Near Fresno

Some homeowners were hit with a nasty surprise when returning to the homes they were forced to evacuate due to the Willow Fire when they found their homes had been looted.


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Pregnant Woman Shot In Face During Fresno County Road Rage Incident

A pregnant woman in Central California is in critical condition after being shot in the head during a case of road rage, according to authorities.



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.


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.


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.