| Oct 11, 2009
How did Mary Shelley come up with the idea for "Frankenstein"? Did that spooky storytelling contest at the Villa Diodati in 1816 -- you know, the one with Byron, John Polidori and Mary's husband Percy -- send her imagination into high gear? Was it all the...
| Nov 17, 2009
| 9:18 AM
The FOX40 2010 Great Toy Drive runs from Friday, November 26th with donations accepted through Friday, December 17.
FOX40 News is pleased once again to partner with the Shriners Hospital for Children and bring some hope to a child's holiday season. ...
| Jun 6, 2009
A three-year-old girl who was among dozens injured in a fatal day care fire in northern Mexico arrived Saturday at a regional pediatric burn hospital in Sacramento.
The girl has burns over 80 percent of her body and is expected to require months of...
| Jun 6, 2009
The president of Mexico has ordered an investigation into a fire at a day care center that killed 31-children. 25 other children and 5 employees were hospitalized after Friday's fire in Northern Mexico. The fire may have started at a nearby tire and car...
| Jun 7, 2009
A 3-year-old boy who was badly burned in a fire that killed dozens at a Mexican day care center was scheduled to undergo several hours of skin grafting surgery, a Sacramento pediatric hospital official said Sunday.
The boy was burned over about half...
| Jun 9, 2009
| 9:08 PM
A lot of folks have been asking how they can help the children burned in a daycare center in Hermosillo, Mexico. Some want to donate toys, others money. But an Orangevale woman said she is willing to donate the skin off her back, and then some.
| Jul 16, 2009
Bones are the body's first lines of defense. They protect the brain, heart and lungs and anchor the muscles. They keep us mobile. And all they ask in return is our support to keep them strong: good nutrition, weight-bearing exercise, calcium and Vitamin...
| Aug 30, 2009
Remember Robert Bly's bestselling 1990 book "Iron John: A Book About Men"? It was the manifesto for a movement -- a call for men to get back in touch with their primal selves. Go out in the woods, strip off your shirt, bang on a drum and howl at the moon....
| Sep 8, 2009
Shut down by hurricane Ike and previously in danger of closing for good, Galveston's Shriners' Hospital may soon make a surprising comeback.
The hospital had been a valuable asset to our community providing free reconstruction and burn treatment to about...