Vallejo man arrested for allegedly shooting a neighbor's dog with slingshot

A Vallejo man was arrested this week for allegedly seriously injuring a neighbor's pet after a dog barking dispute, Solano County Sheriff's Office said in a news release. Deputies were called to 200 block of Windsor Way on Oct. 2 to investigate a report of animal cruelty.  
FBI agents and sheriff's deputies in California and Nevada are investigating a growing string of vandalism at churches near Lake Tahoe as a suspected hate crime.  
The California Coastal Commission approved a $100 million expansion of the tanks SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego -- but it banned breeding of the captive orcas that would live in them.  
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's withdrawal Thursday from the race be the next Speaker disappointed some in Silicon Valley who hoped he would be a more tech-savvy leader, and some who wanted the gavel to return to California.  
Three suspects arrested on suspicion of killing hiker Steve Carter on a Marin trail have been linked to the shooting death of Canadian tourist Audrey Carey in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, police said Thursday night.  
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