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Sacramento Today
Update on Fatal Accident on Alta Arden ExpresswayOn August 23, 2015 at approximately 12:31 p.m., Regina Wander (72) of Sacrament
Update on Fatal Accident on Alta Arden Expressway
Sacramento Today / Posted 3 days ago
On August 23, 2015 at approximately 12:31 p.m., Regina Wander (72) of Sacramento was driving a 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe southbound on Wyda Way, north of Alta Arden Expressway. Angela Osborn (38) of Sacramento was driving a 2014 Chrysler Town & Country... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Child injured in Rancho Cordova drive-by shootingA 5-year-old boy and his aunt were injured in a drive-by shooting Thursday morn
Child injured in Rancho Cordova drive-by shooting
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
A 5-year-old boy and his aunt were injured in a drive-by shooting Thursday morning in Rancho Cordova, police said. The shooting took place about 5 a.m. in the 1000 block of Croetto Way. The boy and his aunt were asleep on the couch when the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Second passenger dies of injuries suffered in Sunday collision on Alta Arden ExpresswayThe California Highway Patrol reports that a second person has died as the resu
Second passenger dies of injuries suffered in Sunday collision on Alta Arden Expressway
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
The California Highway Patrol reports that a second person has died as the result of a three-vehicle collision Sunday in the Arden Arcade area. A female juvenile, one of seven occupants in a 2014 Chrysler Town & Country van, succumbed to her... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Mercy will honor woman's request to have her tubes tiedREDDING, California - Mercy Medical Center in Redding has agreed to follow thro
Mercy will honor woman's request to have her tubes tied
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
REDDING, California - Mercy Medical Center in Redding has agreed to follow through with a local woman’s request for a post-partum sterilization procedure after the American Civil Liberties Union alleged sex discrimination. Rachel Miller, 32, will... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Want Your Tubes Tied At A Catholic Hospital? Try Threatening To Sue.WASHINGTON -- A Catholic hospital on Monday reversed its decision to deny a pre
Want Your Tubes Tied At A Catholic Hospital? Try Threatening To Sue.
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON -- A Catholic hospital on Monday reversed its decision to deny a pregnant woman post-birth sterilization after the ACLU threatened to sue, illustrating the reproductive health conflicts arising at religiously-affiliated hospitals across... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Under Threat of Lawsuit, Catholic Hospital Approves Previously Denied Health Care for Pregnant WomanREDDING, Calif. - Under the threat of a potential lawsuit, a Catholic-affiliate
Under Threat of Lawsuit, Catholic Hospital Approves Previously Denied Health Care for Pregnant Woman
CommonDreams.org / Posted 5 days ago
REDDING, Calif. - Under the threat of a potential lawsuit, a Catholic-affiliated hospital in California’s largest hospital network has approved a previously denied doctor’s request to perform a post-partum tubal ligation. The approval from Mercy... Read more
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Sacramento Today
1 Killed, Several Seriously Injured in Multiple Vehicle CollisionOn August 23, 2015 at approximately 12:31 p.m., Regina Wander (72) of Sacrament
1 Killed, Several Seriously Injured in Multiple Vehicle Collision
Sacramento Today / Posted 5 days ago
On August 23, 2015 at approximately 12:31 p.m., Regina Wander (72) of Sacramento was driving a 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe southbound on Wyda Way, north of Alta Arden Expressway. Angela Osborn (38) of Sacramento was driving a 2014 Chrysler Town & Country... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
One killed, six injured after multi-vehicle collision in SacramentoOne man was killed and six others were injured and transported to hospitals aft
One killed, six injured after multi-vehicle collision in Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
One man was killed and six others were injured and transported to hospitals after three cars collided on Alta Arden Expressway shortly after noon Sunday. The collision briefly closed Alta Arden between Fulton Avenue and Wright Street, said... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
1 killed, 6 others injured in multiple-vehicle crash on Alta ArdenOne person was killed and six others were taken to the hospital Sunday in a mul
1 killed, 6 others injured in multiple-vehicle crash on Alta Arden
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
One person was killed and six others were taken to the hospital Sunday in a multiple-vehicle crash on Alta Arden in Sacramento. Photos show wreckage of deadly crash on Alta Arden As a result of the crash, Alta Arden is closed in both directions... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Deputies: Girl, 2, dies after drowning in bathtubCOTTONWOOD, California - A toddler has died after being found unconscious and n
Deputies: Girl, 2, dies after drowning in bathtub
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
COTTONWOOD, California - A toddler has died after being found unconscious and not breathing in a bathtub at a Cottonwood home Tuesday evening. The girl, 2, is not being identified by deputies. They were called out to a home at Cottonwood Oaks Mobile... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
UC Davis Believes Dogs Can Help 'Sniff Out' CancerSACRAMENTO– Something unusual and innovative is happening at UC Davis’ Cancer
UC Davis Believes Dogs Can Help 'Sniff Out' Cancer
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 12 days ago
SACRAMENTO– Something unusual and innovative is happening at UC Davis’ Cancer Center. “Two of our youngest professors in the department, Professor Alfie and Professor Charlie,” said Hilary Brodie, professor and chair of UC Davis Department of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Baby survives after being ejected from car in Roseville crashAn 18-month-old baby is expected to survive after being ejected from a vehicle
Baby survives after being ejected from car in Roseville crash
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
An 18-month-old baby is expected to survive after being ejected from a vehicle during an accident in Roseville, police said. A 2004 blue Suzuki XL7 SUV struck a 2005 silver Toyota Camry with a baby as one of the passengers Saturday morning on... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
An Unquiet Death: The last days of Jerome LacknerJerome Lackner lashed out at his caregivers, punching and throwing objects. He
An Unquiet Death: The last days of Jerome Lackner
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
Jerome Lackner lashed out at his caregivers, punching and throwing objects. He was 83, agitated and depressed. But he resisted the flow of morphine intended to ease his passage into death. “I do not have any pain, go away, get out of here,” he... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Yelp adds Medicare, other data to reviews of hospitals, doctorsMost people turn to Yelp, the popular consumer review site and mobile app, when
Yelp adds Medicare, other data to reviews of hospitals, doctors
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
Most people turn to Yelp, the popular consumer review site and mobile app, when they’re looking for a late-night takeout restaurant or a great spot for brunch. Now, they’ll be able to search the site for quality information about doctors and... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura firefighter injured battling Northern California blazeVENTURA, Calif. - A Ventura firefighter with the Los Padres National Forest was
Ventura firefighter injured battling Northern California blaze
Ventura County Star / Posted 23 days ago
VENTURA, Calif. - A Ventura firefighter with the Los Padres National Forest was expected to make a full recovery after being injured last month fighting a blaze in Northern California, officials said Thursday. Andrew Madsen, a spokesman for Los... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Yelp adds Medicare, other data to reviews of hospitals, doctorsMost people turn to Yelp, the popular consumer review site and mobile app, when
Yelp adds Medicare, other data to reviews of hospitals, doctors
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
Most people turn to Yelp, the popular consumer review site and mobile app, when they’re looking for a late night takeout restaurant or a great spot for brunch. Now, they’ll be able to search the site for quality information about doctors and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ask Sacto 911 crime Q&A: What happened to men accused of chasing teenage fast-food clerk to his death in 1984?Q: In October 1984, a young man by the name of Patterson, a Casa Roble High Sch
Ask Sacto 911 crime Q&A: What happened to men accused of chasing teenage fast-food clerk to his death in 1984?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
Q: In October 1984, a young man by the name of Patterson, a Casa Roble High School student and an employee of Wendy’s Hamburgers at the corner of Greenback and Madison in Folsom, was chased in his car at high speed by two intoxicated men after... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California hospitals get hit with Medicare readmission penaltiesNearly two-thirds of California’s hospitals will receive less money than usual
California hospitals get hit with Medicare readmission penalties
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
Nearly two-thirds of California’s hospitals will receive less money than usual from Medicare this fall as a penalty for failing to reduce patient readmissions, according to the federal agency that oversees Medicare and Medicaid. The penalties of up... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Broderick Boys gang member convicted of attempted murder in West Sacramento shootingA man identified by authorities as a member of the Broderick Boys gang has been
Broderick Boys gang member convicted of attempted murder in West Sacramento shooting
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
A man identified by authorities as a member of the Broderick Boys gang has been convicted of attempted murder in a November shooting in West Sacramento. A Yolo County jury on Monday found 25-year-old Michael Anthony Reyes Jr. guilty also of assault... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Wrong-Way Driver Suspected of DUISACRAMENTO – The first 9-11 call came in at 11:35PM Thursday; the caller claim
Wrong-Way Driver Suspected of DUI
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 29 days ago
SACRAMENTO – The first 9-11 call came in at 11:35PM Thursday; the caller claimed “someone is driving the wrong way.” Within three minutes, a California Highway Patrol Officer was dispatched to create a traffic break on highway 99 at 47th Avenue.... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Back to schoolThe joy of summer is coming to an end, and soon the kids of Manteca will be bac
Back to school
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
The joy of summer is coming to an end, and soon the kids of Manteca will be back in school. Which, in a way, is new found joy for many friends of mine that are parents. The dog days of having to occupy their children with summertime activities will... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Annual report highlights risk of hospital-acquired infectionsHospitals often have an air of squeaky-clean sterilization, even while infectio
Annual report highlights risk of hospital-acquired infections
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
Hospitals often have an air of squeaky-clean sterilization, even while infections spread within their walls. A Consumer Reports analysis released Wednesday highlighted the struggle to reduce the prevalence of hospital-acquired infections including... Read more
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