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    Sneak Peek at ‘Darker Side of Pink’ Exhibit

    Simone is at 5520 Elvas Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95819 with Pamela Skinner the curator of the “Darker Side of Pink” exhibit. The “Darker Side of Pink” is a visual mission by Sacramento-based artist Maren Conrad to explore Barbie as a multifaceted tool for transitioning from childhood to adolescence. In recreating innocuous scenes of Barbie play that reflect her ten-year-old self’s naive understanding of sex and the adult world, Conrad shines a light on the concepts of innocence, sexuality, the exposing of private […]

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    Adopt a Pet: Daisy

    Martina and Nereo from the Sacramento SPCA are in the studio with Daisy, a terrier mix who is ready for adoption. Name: Daisy Breed: Chihuahua/Terrier Mix Color: Black and White Age: 8 years Sex: Female Meet sweet and gentle Daisy! She lived with kids and another dog and did very well. She may be okay with cats as well. She can be a bit shy with new situations but she warms up so quickly and will steal your heart. She […]

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    Wreaths Across America Program Deadline Extended

    Cadet Imanii Hampton – Civil Air Patrol Cadet – and 1st. Lt. Nick McKinney – Civil Air Patrol – are in the studio with Mae and Simone to discuss the Wreaths Across America program. SPONSOR A WREATH: Wreath sponsorship are $15 each, and can be purchased online. Click here for a link. On Saturday, December 17, volunteers all across the United States will place donated wreaths on the graves of hundreds of thousands of veterans. The annual tradition known as National Wreaths […]

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    Best Cars to Give as a Holiday Gift

    FOX40’s auto expert Nik Miles brought along some cars that make good gifts this holiday season to show Paul.

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    Alfonso Herrera of ‘The Exorcist’

    Paul and Mae are talking to Alfonso Herrera the star of FOX’s show “The Exorcist.” Herrera plays Father Tomas Ortega on the series. He says he watched the original “Exorcist” movie back when he was 10 years old and it impacted him in an interesting way.

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    Deadly Big Rig Crash on North I-5 Near Cosumnes

    SACRAMENTO — Crews are on the scene of a fatal accident near Cosumnes Blvd on I-5 northbound. A big rig collided with a sedan around 5:15 a.m. causing the sedan to become stuck under the big rig. The driver of the sedan has been pronounced dead. Crews are currently on the scene. Stay with FOX40 for updates on this accident. Southbound I-5 near Cosumnes River Boulevard #fatal #ax @FOX40 pic.twitter.com/ont9Kcs95C — Eric Rucker (@EricRuckerfox40) December 8, 2016

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    These Caterpillars Have Correctly Predicted Every Presidential Election for 30 Years

    DAVIS — Researchers at UC Davis say the “woolly bear” species of caterpillar has correctly predicted the outcome of every US presidential election for the last three decades. According to ecologist Rick Karban and fifth-year doctoral student Eric LoPresti, a democrat is elected president when the population of the fuzzy caterpillar booms. Conversely, the population dips during years when a republican is elected. LoPresti posted their findings on his blog. The woolly bear caterpillar in the Bodega Bay area, on […]

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    Lost Dog Cozies Up in Tuloumne County Patrol Car

    TUOLUMNE — A Tuolumne County sheriff’s deputy had an unexpected visit early Wednesday morning. According to the sheriff’s office, a deputy left his patrol car door open while investigating a suspicious vehicle in the Tuolumne Market parking lot around 1 a.m. When he got back, Ruger was there. Ruger, a black Labrador retriever, had curled up on the passenger’s seat of the car. Temperatures in Tuolumne dipped below 40 degrees overnight into Wednesday, so the dog was likely looking for a […]

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    Cooking with Kasbah LOUNGE

    Paul is in the kitchen with Tanya Azar, the Kasbah LOUNGE owner, cooking up some kefta tagine (lamb and beef meatballs in a cilantro tomato sauce). Kasbah LOUNGE serves traditional and modern north African and  middle eastern food family style you can enjoy with a group.