| Feb 17, 2010
While the Arena Task Force, appointed by Mayor Kevin Johnson, works to whittle down a site and a developer for the new Sacramento Kings arena, former basketball star Magic Johnson suddenly gets involved.
Magic Johnson. So often a game-changer on the...
| Feb 18, 2010
Two buses, specially built for the disabled, are about to go on a road trip to Mazatlan, Mexico.
"On a smaller scale, with a club the size that we have, can have huge, life-changing results in Mexico," said Kevin Johnson, a member of the Fairfield-Suisun...
| Mar 1, 2010
A football team could be coming to Sacramento.
A press conference is scheduled for Wednesday, March 3rd to talk about the United Football League's future in Northern California. UFL Commissioner Michael Huyghue, Coach Dennis Green and Sacramento's...
| Oct 12, 2010
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson's fiancee Michelle Rhee will resign as the head of Washington DC's public school system tomorrow, FOX affiliate WTTG reports.
Rhee is expected to announce the resignation at a press conference tomorrow, in which she will...
| Jun 1, 2010
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson says a proposed city resolution that would call for a citywide boycott of businesses based in Arizona will be brought before the city council for consideration in two weeks.
The idea was brought before the city council...
| Jun 1, 2010
The day after was about damage control. Tyreke Evans started by apologizing on Twitter to the Sacramento Kings and their fans. But the California Highway Patrol put the brakes on the redemption party by revealing the 20 year old Evans was traveling 130...
| Jun 4, 2010
From SacPress.com: Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson has gone from endorsing City Council candidates to asking the public to help fund their campaigns.
| Jun 9, 2010
Much to the disappointment of the Mayor of Seattle, Sacramento Police Chief Rick Braziel will not be moving north for a top cop position.
FOX40's sister station KCPQ-TV had earlier reported that Chief Braziel had been telling officials that if approached...
| Jun 14, 2010
FOX40, in conjunction with the efforts of Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, successfully lobbied the Wall Street Journal to include Sacramento on the Weather Map, but have now turned their focus to the Old Grey Lady, The New York Times.
| Jun 27, 2010
| 9:33 PM
— Bubba Watson tried to line up the putt that looked a lot longer than 40 inches on the second playoff hole Sunday.
"When I bent down to get behind it to act like I was lining it up, I was trying to breathe," he said. "I couldn't feel my arms I was...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 9:29 AM
Kevin Johnson's efforts to have "strong mayor" status in Sacramento will have to wait. Tuesday night the Sacramento City Council voted 7-2, rejecting a plan to create a ballot measure for November.
Strong mayor status would have given Johnson the power...
| Jun 23, 2010
After losing support from fellow council members on the strong mayor issue, Mayor Kevin Johnson took aim, calling out each person on the council Tuesday night.
"To try to embarrass them and hurt them. That is uncalled for and it's just unsportsmanlike,"...