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The real culprit behind hardened arteries? Stem cells, says landmark study

15 JUL 2012

Berkeley — One of the top suspects behind killer vascular diseases is the victim of mistaken identity, according to researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, who used genetic tracing to help hunt down the real culprit. 1,001 more words

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Mother Arrested After Baby Falls From Third Story Window

STOCKTON (CBS13) – A mother is under arrest after her baby fell from a third story window late Sunday night, police say.

According to the Stockton Police Department, officers showed up along the 4500 block of N. 90 more words


Mother's Boyfriend Arrested After Death Of 14-Month-Old Girl

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A 19-year-old man is under arrest by Sacramento Police after investigators say a baby suffered fatal injuries while in his care.

According to the Sacramento Police Department, officers were called to investigate after an injured 14-month-old girl, later identified as Leila Shehadeh, was brought to Sacramento Fire Station #17 late Friday afternoon. 190 more words


Woman Desperately Searching For Kidney Donor

DAVIS (CBS13) — Coworkers, family and friends are calling on the community to help a local woman find a kidney donor.

Katrina Porter has been battling renal failure for half of her life and the fight is getting harder. 399 more words


11-Year-Old Antioch Boy Shot In Chest

ANTIOCH (CBS SF) — An 11-year-old boy is in the hospital after being shot in the chest in Antioch Thursday morning.

The shooting was reported around 11:15 a.m. 96 more words