KCRA Today: Top stories to start your day for Oct. 28

KCRA Today: Top stories to start your day for Oct. 28

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Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, attacked at home | Paul Pelosi, the husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, was attacked at the couple's home in San Francisco early Friday morning, the Democratic speaker's office said in a statement. Read more here.

Congress hopefuls Kevin Kiley and Kermit Jones trade jabs in debate to represent Roseville, Rocklin and Lake Tahoe | In a rapid-fire back-and-forth that included more than a few personal attacks, Democrat physician Kermit Jones and Republican Assemblymember Kevin Kiley faced off on Thursday evening in a debate to represent communities such as Roseville, Rocklin and Lake Tahoe in Congress. Read more here.

Sacramento homeless-related fires spike 77% in recent years, put a strain on resources | A troubling trend is happening in Sacramento where the number of homeless-related fires is on the increase, but the amount of resources it takes to put the fires out and to investigate them is not. Read more here.

19-year-old from Lodi hospitalized after Reno fraternity party | Sources told KCRA 3 on Thursday the teen was hospitalized after a binge drinking event for prospective members of a fraternity not recognized by the university. Read more here.

Poll shows Newsom likely to be re-elected, support for sports betting props falls short | Have you voted yet or are you getting ready to vote? A new poll is offering insight into how others are viewing the governor and the propositions leading up to Election Day. Read more here.


Prosecutors take charge of probe into Alec Baldwin shooting | A sheriff's department submitted on Thursday its investigative findings to prosecutors in the death of a cinematographer shot and killed by Alec Baldwin on a film set in New Mexico in October 2021. Read more here.

8 found dead after house fire in Oklahoma, homicide feared | Eight people were found dead in a burning Tulsa-area house in what was being investigated as multiple homicides, police said. Read more here.

Space rock slams into Mars, forming a crater that revealed chunks of ice | Christmas came a little early for NASA's InSight mission last December when the lander detected a massive quake on Mars. Now, scientists know what caused the red planet to rumble. A meteoroid slammed into Mars 2,174 miles away from the lander and created a fresh impact crater on the Martian surface. Read more here.

Elon Musk has taken control of Twitter and fired its top executives, reports say | Elon Musk has completed his $44 billion deal to buy Twitter, reports say, putting the world's richest man in charge of one of the world's most influential social media platforms. Read more here.


Meteorologist Melanie Hunter says Northern California is waking up to a cooler start with temperatures in the 40s and 50s across the area. Clear conditions are expected to continue throughout the morning, but to the north there are some showers that may bring clouds here later in the day. Temperatures will hit the lower 50s by 9 a.m., lower 60s by 11 a.m. and then top out in the low 70s by 4 p.m.


The Latino Center of Art and Culture is kicking off its 13th annual El Panteón de Sacramento starting today into Sunday. Attorney General Rob Bonta is speaking at a press conference about Proposition 1 today at 11 a.m.


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Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, attacked at home

Kevin Kiley, Kermit Jones trade jabs in debate to represent Roseville, Rocklin, Tahoe in Congress

Recap: US House District 3 debate with Kermit Jones, Kevin Kiley

Beefed up security at Grant Union High School stadium after deadly shooting in parking lot

Placer County hiring, training 900 poll workers for Election Day

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