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  • 2 Deputies Killed, 1 Deputy and Civilian Shot; Suspect Finally in Custody

    SACRAMENTO- Two sheriff’s deputies, one from Sacramento County and one from Placer County, were killed Friday by the same suspect who led officers on a hours-long manhunt from Sacramento to Auburn. Another Placer County Sheriff’s deputy and a carjacking victim were shot and injured by the same person. Around 3:45 p.m. the suspect was finally taken into custody, alive, at a home in Auburn. He was identified as 34-year-old Marcelo Marquez. He will be medically cleared before being booked into […]

  • VIDEO: Even Royals Fans Don’t Know What Team is Named For

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The San Francisco Giants are playing the Kansas City Royals in the 2014 World Series. Ever wonder why the Royals are called the Royals? Mark Demsky asked some blue-blooded Royals fans … and they had no idea. Here’s a hint, it’s not for royalty. In case you were wondering what the San Francisco Giants are named for, the team changed their name to the (then) New York Giants in 1885. The team manager, reacting to a […]

  • Courtesy: KSTU, FOX 13

    Homework Assignment to Inventory Family Medicine Cabinet Called Invasive by Parents

    MAPLETON, Utah (FOX 13)- A homework assignment sparked a firestorm of concerned parents, after the details of the assignment were posted on Facebook. Junior high school students in Utah County, Utah were asked to take inventory of the things inside the family’s medicine cabinet, then give that list to their health teacher. A parent was not pleased with the assignment, and wrote a note to the teacher and principal. Then posted a portion of it on her Facebook page. “I […]

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    Colorado Count Chocula Supply Drops for Very Colorado Reason

    FORT COLLINS, Colorado (KDVR)- The cereal killer in Fort Collins has been found. It turns out the mystery of who was making the run on Count Chocula cereal boxes from two Albertsons stores in the city is craft brewer Black Bottle Brewery. The brewery admitted to snatching up the delicious morning favorite so it can make a small-batch beer, the Fort Collins Coloradoan reported. Black Bottle General Manager Steve Marrick told The Coloradoan the brewery’s “Cerealiously” beer series will include […]

  • Courtesy: FOX 8

    It’s a Girl! No Wait… a Boy! Bakery’s Mistake Leads to Gender Confusion

    CANONSBURG, Pennsylvania - Family and friends of a Pennsylvania couple cheered following the big moment during a gender reveal party earlier this month. But minutes after the couple announced they were having a girl, everyone realized something was wrong. Natalie and Ben received two sealed envelopes from their doctor that revealed the baby’s sex. One envelope was given to a bakery and the couple kept the second envelope. The couple asked the bakery for a cake with pink icing if […]

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    PHOTOS: Giants Fans, Show us Your Orange and Black!

    Looks like we’re spending #OctoberTogether, Giants fans. The San Francisco Giants are heading to the World Series! Show us your black and orange pride! Submit your photos below.

  • Courtesy: KDAF

    VIDEO: Thief Takes Diapers from Babies in Need

    Dallas, TX (KDAF) – It’s the tale of a dirty crime that will leave you shaking your head — over 160,000 diapers stolen from the Captain Hope’s Kids charity in Dallas. “These were donated diapers and so we were anticipating giving these to the kids who need them,” said Program Director Sam Mattox. Geesh, who would steal diapers from homeless kids? Well, it looks like this diaper bandit was on a mission. And the charitys’ security cam caught it all; […]

  • Man Gets into Confrontation with Police over Taping of SWAT Training

    TRACY- A man in Tracy got into a heated exchange with police officers over his taping of a SWAT training exercise. Troy Stevenson says he was on his way home when he saw the training, pulled over and took out his phone. Officers became concerned when he peered into the windows of a van that was part of the SWAT action.  Stevenson maintains he didn’t realize he was interfering with SWAT activity because the van was unmarked, and across the […]

  • Executive Producer

    The Executive Producer manages the day-to-day and minute-by-minute aspects of news gathering and presentation of FOX40 Newscasts.   This requires a leader and motivator as much as a manager. Candidate must be knowledgeable about all aspects of the newscast production and delivery process. You must have a rock-solid foundation of sound journalistic practices.  The EP must be able to manage people calmly and effectively in a news environment that is sometimes chaotic and constantly changing.   You need grace under pressure to […]