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News10's Water Busters tipline

10:36 PM, Jan 16, 2014

News10 launched its "Water Busters Tipline" Thursday so YOU can tell us about water waste in your community.

Your car's black box: Next privacy battlefield?

7:18 PM, Jan 15, 2014

Ford Motor Compnay found itself trying to assure the public this week that it doesn't use on-board technology to spy on driver behavior.

Why birds fly in a V-formation

1:36 PM, Jan 15, 2014

Scientists have found that birds position themselves and time their wing beats so perfectly that, according to aerodynamic theory, they minimize their energy use.

News10 viewers dress up their pets

4:06 PM, Jan 14, 2014

News10 viewers submitted pictures of their pets for "National Dress Up Your Pet Day." Upload your own photos using the form below.

25,000 flee amid Indonesian volcano eruptions

12:10 PM, Jan 14, 2014

Pictures of the explosions of Mount Sinabung and aftermath in Indonesia that forced 25,000 people to flee their homes.

Chow down! Backhoe makes short work of 'house of filth'

7:43 PM, Jan 13, 2014

What took about 20 minutes in reality is collapsed to about 14 seconds in this time-lapse video of the tear-down of a vacated, problematic Citrus Heights house.

Can you spot the bear?

3:35 PM, Jan 10, 2014

The Tahoe Daily Tribune shared this photo taken at the Far West masters ski race at Heavenly Mountain Friday.

iPhone turns into stun gun (video)

6:16 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Unique case turns iPhone into stun gun.

Happy 107th birthday, Geraldine Bailey!

4:30 PM, Jan 8, 2014

News10's Walt Gray attended a noteworthy celebration for a Sacramento resident Wednesday

10 purchases analysts say to avoid in 2014

7:48 AM, Jan 8, 2014

Consumer analysts at marketwatch.com put together a list of what buyers should consider avoiding in 2014.

Black box data tracks distracted drivers

11:14 AM, Jan 7, 2014

A New England Journal of Medicine study used black box in-car data to track driving habits for over a year of more than 150 drivers.

What is a polar vortex?

5:34 AM, Jan 7, 2014

A blast of brutally cold air - thanks to the polar vortex - is roaring across the central and eastern USA early this week, sending temperatures to levels not seen in 20 years.

Ocean swell sends onlookers fleeing (video)

2:51 PM, Jan 6, 2014

Ricardo Goncalves submitted this video to YouTube showing a massive ocean swell washing up onto Foz do Douro, a parish in western Portugal.

Skimpy health law plans leave some "underinsured"

2:59 PM, Jan 3, 2014

WASHINGTON - Researchers have a warning for patients with cancer or other serious conditions choosing a low-cost insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act: out-of-pocket costs could be so high, they'll still struggle financially.

Why more Snapchat-like hacks will occur in 2014

4:45 PM, Jan 2, 2014

Entrepreneurs are moving faster than ever in a multi-billion dollar race to create hot new social apps at a time when locking down databases containing consumer information is getting more complex.

Old drug making comeback as 'Molly'

3:57 PM, Jan 2, 2014

The problem: It's not just Ecstasy anymore.

A look back at Mormon Island

1:30 PM, Jan 2, 2014

Pictures of Mormmon Island which recently surfaced in depleted Folsom Lake.

Multiple UFO sightings reported across Calif.

6:13 PM, Jan 1, 2014

SACRAMENTO - From Placer County to the Hollywood Hills, people reported seeing mysterious lights in the sky on New Year's Eve.

Baby girl is Sacramento's 1st baby of 2014

1:05 PM, Jan 1, 2014

SACRAMENTO - The Sacramento-area's first baby to be born in the new year was a little girl who made her appearance just one minute after midnight Wednesday.

Images of New Year's Eve celebrations around the world

12:58 PM, Dec 31, 2013

Pictures of New Year's Eve celebrations around the world.

Sacramento sprinter crowned 'Top Dog' at national finals

11:11 AM, Dec 31, 2013

SACRAMENTO - Sacramento now boasts a national champion runner.

New Year's Eve traditions explained

6:15 PM, Dec 30, 2013

As 2013 comes to a close, USA Today Network takes a look at the origins of some of the world's most cherished New Year's traditions - including some you may never have realized could provide good fortune in the year ahead.

Scenes from a very dry Folsom Lake

1:15 PM, Dec 30, 2013

Pictures from Folsom Lake which has hit near-record lows in terms of water levels.

Research reveals added benefits of sticking to your fitness resolution

7:22 AM, Dec 30, 2013

If losing weight and looking better isn't enough motivation to inspire you to exercise, how about the fact that the latest research shows that regular physical activity may be "the best preventive drug we have" for many health problems.

List of airlines charging the most in fees

7:51 AM, Dec 27, 2013

SACRAMENTO - Major U.S. airlines are projected to collect $14.3 billion in fees this year.  But some are worse than others at taking advantage of those fees.  The website airfarewatchdog.com keeps track of the biggest culprits.

Holiday greetings from military members

9:01 PM, Dec 26, 2013

Active military members send their greetings to their hometowns across Northern California in these videos.

What were the top stories of 2013? Vote now!

9:01 PM, Dec 26, 2013

Vote for the top stories of 2013.

What foreigners want to know about Americans

10:52 AM, Dec 26, 2013

Page 4 explains why Americans often smile at strangers. Page 8 contains a handy tipping guide. And Page 35 offers some advice on asking someone out on a date.

Girl with 'butterfly disease' making strides

10:32 AM, Dec 26, 2013

PHOENIX - In early August, Kristin and Rob Hendrickson dared to entertain the thought: Could their 4-year-old daughter go for a whole day without her legs being swathed in bandages?

UPS driver: 2013 'worst Christmas ever' for delivery

5:08 PM, Dec 25, 2013

Thousands of UPS packages will arrive after Christmas.

Swimmers take icy dip for holiday tradition

4:38 PM, Dec 23, 2013

LANKE, GERMANY - Ice swimmers dressed up in holiday attire swam in the Obersee in Lanke, about 31 miles north of Berlin, Germany, on Dec. 22. The swimmers, who dress up for the annual event, claim swimming in cold water is good for the body's blood circulation. Due to warmer temperatures this year, the lake did not freeze over. (Photo: Adam Berry/Getty Images)

IRS: 'Broke' Sacramento landlord earned plenty

SACRAMENTO - The owner of a boarded-up house involved in a fatal fire last week who claimed in court documents that he's broke had an average adjusted gross income of $369,000 in three recent tax years, according to IRS documents.

10:33 PM, Feb 28, 2014

Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits investigated

SACRAMENTO - News10 looks into how some attorneys who specialize in Americans with Disbilities Act compliance violations do business.

5:35 PM, Nov 26, 2013

ASMR artists: Videos not for sex, but for relaxation

ASMR artists say the purpose of their videos is to help people relax and fall asleep -- not to sexually arouse.

9:40 PM, May 6, 2013

Feds attempt to take million dollar home of alleged Stockton drug lord

STOCKTON - An alleged drug lord in Stockton is on the run after authorities raided his home and confiscated a cache of drugs.

1:55 AM, Aug 3, 2013

10 Real Life Hero stories on News10

Heroes don't only exist in comic books and movies. On News10.net we have covered many stories about people doing extraordinary things to help someone else.

10:57 PM, Nov 15, 2012

Lodi hero cop honored for saving judge in courtroom attack

Lodi Police Det. Eric Bradley, whose quick thinking likely saved the life of a San Joaquin County judge during a courtroom attack last year, was honored Wednesday. SLIDESHOW: Bradley honored

1:37 AM, Apr 8, 2010

What are legal and illegal fireworks in California?

SACRAMENTO - The only fireworks deemed legal for consumers in California are those classified by the State Fire Marshal as "safe and sane" and permitted by locality.

4:01 PM, Jun 29, 2011

'Speed Freak Killers' case lands in federal court

SAN FRANCISCO - Joan Shelley, the mother of victim JoAnn Hobson, claims San Joaquin County Sheriff Steve Moore mishandled the remains by ordering deputies to dig them up with heavy equipment in 2012.

3:25 PM, Jan 10, 2014

How an Elk Grove garbage can put a molester behind bars

ELK GROVE - The criminal case that will likely put a child molester behind bars for life began with the photograph of a garbage can.

10:16 PM, Aug 18, 2011

Jessica Funk-Haslam murder case update

RANCHO CORDOVA - The Sacramento County sheriff's detectives believe they have narrowed the time and location where an Albert Einstein Middle School eighth grader was murdered 10 days ago.

9:34 PM, Mar 15, 2012

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