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  • Sacramento Valley CAIR Receives Quran in a Tub of Lard in the Mail

    SACRAMENTO — The Sacramento Police Department is investigating a possible hate crime after the Sacramento Valley Council on American-Islamic Relations received a strange package in the mail. The organization received a FedEx package and inside they found a Quran stuffed in a tub of pork lard. Officials from CAIR say that the package was sent from Missouri City in Texas. The sender also wrote “menacing” and “hateful” messages inside the pages of the Quran. The incident happened June 28. Police […]

  • Suspect Killed During Officer-Involved Shooting on Fair Oaks Boulevard

    SACRAMENTO — The Sacramento Sheriff’s Department is investigating an officer-involved shooting on Fair Oaks Boulevard. The incident happened just before 4 p.m. Wednesday between Plumeria Avenue and Monte Park Avenue. Authorities say it all started when a mother called 9-1-1, saying her adult son had threatened to kill her, and that he was coming back to her house with a gun. “[She] Locked herself in a garage during that time and at some point was able to escape the house […]

  • Child Chef Holden Dahlerbruch Makes Spicy Carrot Salsa

    In studio this morning making spicy carrot salsa is Holden Dahlerbruch from FYI’s “Man vs. Child: Chef Showdown.” Learn more about Holden, here.

  • Salute to Service: Retired K-9 Fundraiser at Topgolf and Veterans Job Fair at Golden 1 Center

    In today’s Salute to Service we are highlighting the K-9 Topgolf Fundraiser. The Sacramento County’s Sheriff’s Department K-9 detail is hosting the event, and proceeds go toward retired K-9 officers. The fundraiser is happening at Topgolf in Roseville on July 24. Get more information, here. Also be on the lookout for a Veterans Job Fair on Thursday. The free event is happening at Golden 1 Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nearly 50 Sacramento-area businesses are looking to fill […]

  • Detwiler Fire Scorches 70,096 Acres, Destroys 45 Structures, Two Towns Evacuated

    MARIPOSA COUNTY (AP) — A wildfire burning in central California has grown, threatening about 1,500 structures. Firefighters are battling the Detwiler Fire near Lake McClure, a reservoir about 50 miles east of Modesto. The fire has scorched 70,096 acres since Sunday afternoon, destroying 45 structures and damaging six others. It is just 10 percent contained. Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday declared a state of emergency, bolstering the state’s resources to battle the fire that he said has forced thousands of […]

  • Cold Case: Who Killed Robin Brooks?

    COLD CASE: In 1980, Robin Brooks was brutally murdered in her Sacramento apartment. Discover what investigators have pieced together about her killer’s identity, TONIGHT on FOX40 News at 10.

  • Crews Battling 35-Acre Fire in Knights Ferry

    KNIGHTS FERRY — Crews are battling a 35-acre fire in Knights Ferry east of Oakdale off of Highway 120. At this time it is 0 percent contained. Cal Fire says the flames are spreading rapidly. Stay with FOX40 for updates on this story.  #WillmsFire is near Knights Ferry east of Oakdale off Hwy 120. 35 acres and 0% contained. Rapid rate of spread. Structures threatened. pic.twitter.com/qRGjN3Nrtj — CALFIRE TCU (@CALFIRETCU) July 19, 2017

  • Police Investigate Shooting in Stockton

    STOCKTON — Police are investigating a shooting in Stockton that happened just after 11 a.m. on Tuesday. Officers found one man who was shot near Verdi and San Simeone ways. He was alert and conscious when he was transported to the hospital. No suspect or motive information have been released. Stay with FOX40 and FOX40.com for updates on this developing story.

  • State Lawmakers Vote to Extend Cap-and-Trade Program

    SACRAMENTO — State lawmakers have passed two climate change bills, including one which would extend Governor Brown’s cap-and-trade program from 2020 to 2030. “Tonight, California stood tall and once again, boldly confronted the existential threat of our time,” Governor Brown said in a statement sent by his press office. “Republicans and Democrats set aside their differences, came together and took courageous action. That’s what good government looks like.” Last week the governor passionately defended the cap-and-trade program, urging state lawmakers […]