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21 States to Increase Minimum Wage on New Year’s Day; Majority of States Will Have Wage Rates Above Federal

Dec 18, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. Dec. 18, 2014 - The year 2014 was marked by thousands of low-wage workers taking to the streets demanding higher pay, and a growing number of states and localities acting to increase their minimum wages in the face of Congressional inaction. On New Year’s Day, 21 states will implement minimum wage increases...

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Memo to President Cites New Evidence of Climate Impacts of Proposed Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline

Dec 18, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC, December 18, 2014 – President Obama should reject the proposed Keystone XL pipeline because there is new data that shows it would dramatically expand development of dirty tar sands oil, turbo-charging climate change by adding millions of tons of carbon pollution to the atmosphere every year, according to a memo sent to...

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U.S. approaching ‘tipping points’ for sea level rise-related flooding earlier than expected

Dec 18, 2014
U.S. approaching ‘tipping points’ for sea level rise-related flooding earlier than expected

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Holiday Cooking with Kids

Dec 18, 2014
Holiday Cooking with Kids

Chef Lala shows us how to make simple fun holiday meals that you can create with the kids.

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Adopt A Pet: $10 Adoptions Special

Dec 18, 2014
Adopt A Pet: $10 Adoptions Special

Bobby Mann from the Front Street Shelter lets us know about the “Home for the Holidays” $10 adoption special, and shows off two adorable pit bull mix puppies looking for their forever home.

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Last Minute Car Lover Gift Ideas

Dec 18, 2014
Last Minute Car Lover Gift Ideas

One week to go until Christmas day. FOX40 Auto Expert Nik Miles has some last minute gift ideas for the car lover in your family.

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Hiker Safety

Dec 18, 2014
Hiker Safety

Paul Robins sits down with Liz Bergeron, Executive Dir., Pacific Crest Trail Assoc. to discuss the campaign to raise awareness about hiker safety following Reese Witherspoon’s new film “Wild.”

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Folsom H.S. Football Team Heads to State Championships

Dec 18, 2014
Folsom H.S. Football Team Heads to State Championships

Gary Gelfand at Folsom H.S. with the football team as they head off to the State Championships.

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American Red Cross, Year in Disasters

Dec 18, 2014
American Red Cross, Year in Disasters

Paul Robins and Bethany Crouch chat with American Red Cross President and CEO, Gail McGovern, to tell us why this year has been a little bit unusual when it comes to disasters.

FOX40
Sony Buckles to Threats Pulling “The Interview” Film

Dec 18, 2014
Sony Buckles to Threats Pulling “The Interview” Film

FOX40 legal analyst, attorney Ken Rosenfeld talks about the Sony Pictures decision to halt distribution of the feature film “The Interview” over terrorist threats. He also addresses the legal ramifications of the NYPD officer involved in the alleged chokehold death of Eric Garner, now that earlier brutality complaints have come to light.

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