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feed text Serena Williams wins Australian Open
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 15:01:19 UTC
Serena Williams beat Maria Sharapova in straight sets to win her 19th career Grand Slam title and sixth at the Australian Open.
text Two Eagles Balloon Lands Off Mexican Coast
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14:56:12 UTC
The Two Eagles Balloon pilots surpassed the absolute world record for time aloft for gas balloons this morning.
text Tiger Woods shoots 82 at Phoenix
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:55:12 UTC
Tiger Woods bogeyed the final hole to shoot the worst 18-hole score of his career with an 82 at the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Friday, missing the cut for the second consecutive event.
New York health officials warn of possible measles exposure.
Dean Camacho was found stabbed to death by his psych ward roommate.
text 5 Ways Politics are Part of the Super Bowl
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 12:08:16 UTC
It might be a day of football, but politics can always sneak in.
video Accuweather Forecast
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14:23:43 UTC
Accuweather Forecast
Testimony continues today in the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.
The former New England Patriots player isn't allowed to watch TV.
Fresno Police arrested 22-year-old Brian Cooks and 19-year-old Isaac Stafford in connection with the shooting death of 9-year-old Janessa Ramirez.
New Beginning Ministry's mission is to reach inmates before they fall back into the criminal cycle. But their message reaches far beyond inmates.
Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an unbelievable 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night.
Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving combined for 44 points, and LeBron James scored 19 in his return from a one-game absence, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Sacramento Kings 101-90 on Friday night for their ninth straight win.
text Eric Winston: I was unprofessional
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:36:03 UTC
NFL Players Association president Eric Winston apologized Friday for comments he made earlier in the day about commissioner Roger Goodell that appeared in an online column.
The Atlanta Hawks overcame 37 points by Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge to extend their franchise-record winning streak to 18 games by beating the Trail Blazers 105-99 on Friday night.
text Chancellor (knee) exits without limp
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:45:05 UTC
Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor fell near the goal line and injured his left knee near the end of practice Friday, but is listed as probable for the Super Bowl.
Video captured the moment police say a Florida man hit his pregnant girlfriend with his car earlier this week.
text Roger Goodell: No judgments yet
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:02:56 UTC
The NFL is conducting a "serious" and "thorough" investigation into the deflation of footballs in the AFC Championship Game, commissioner Roger Goodell said Friday.
There was a welcome delivery from a beer company in the South Valley on Friday. Anheuser-Busch's local distributor is hoping to help out with the drought.
Outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel acknowledged Friday that some officials in the White House disagreed with his slow pace in releasing Guantanamo detainees.
text Hernandez can't watch SB; jurors can
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:47:36 UTC
The judge overseeing former New England Patriots standout Aaron Hernandez's murder trial says jurors can watch this weekend's Super Bowl but must be vigilant for any mention of him.
text Resale sites renege on tickets
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:37:21 UTC
Hundreds of fans won't be going to Super Bowl XLIX after brokers and resale sites reneged on tickets that they already sold fans.
video Parlier boy fatally struck by car remembered
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:58:40 UTC
A memorial service was held Friday evening in Parlier for a 9-year-old boy who was hit and killed by a car on Thursday.
text DeMarcus Cousins off to first ASG
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:11:50 UTC
Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins will replace injured Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant at the 2015 NBA All-Star Game, commissioner Adam Silver announced Friday.
Police in Visalia have arrested a man accused of setting off a bomb inside a Marshalls department store.
video Valley gears up for Super Sunday
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:25:58 UTC
Many families were preparing for Super Bowl parties even if their teams didn't make the big game.
video Reedley residents see rebirth of The Pub
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:28:10 UTC
The kitchen is busy and the customers come hungry at Downtown Reedley's newest eatery, The Pub.
Photos of a pit bull-daschund mix are going viral across the internet.
video Fatty liver calculator: Kids fight epidemic
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 08:51:01 UTC
A disease that used to only affect adult alcoholics is now plaguing kids. More than 7 million children in the U.S. are thought to have non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and it can lead to serious health problems. But now researchers have developed a new way to calculate this disease.
text LeBron James returns vs. Kings
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:15:39 UTC
LeBron James was back in the lineup Friday night as the Cavaliers took on the Sacramento Kings in Cleveland.
Fresno police arrested 22-year-old Brian Cooks and 19-year-old Isaac Stafford in connection with the shooting death of 9-year-old Janessa Ramirez.
video Tsunami relief diverted to Valley needy
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:34:04 UTC
The tsunami that devastated parts of Japan in 2011 prompted Glenn Tanaka, a farmer in Orange County, to organize a relief effort on his farm. Working with the Orange Coast Optimist Club, the money raised went to 14 needy Japanese farmers.
Popular YouTube talent will be hosting the first halftime show from the video website.
video Foggy day schedules impact Valley schools
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:01:19 UTC
School districts here in the Central Valley are tacking on more foggy day schedules with some experiencing more fog in January alone than they did all of last year.
Sophomore High School sophomore Marc Castro will represent Team USA in the ring this year.
text Dad tattoos son's doodles
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:26:13 UTC
Dad tattoos son's doodles
"One pays a price for daily, direct engagement with evil."
Avid elk hunters, Stevie Beard and Brady Hogevoll wanted to do a save-the-date photo that played off their shared hobby.
video Mother struggles to pump breast milk at work
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:49:31 UTC
A young mother says her employer is not giving her a time or place to express breast milk while she is at work.
A resident at the Fresno Chaffee Zoo's bird exhibit has made his pick for this year's Super Bowl champion.
text Wagers, bettor losses set record
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:38:55 UTC
Nevada sports bettors wagered more -- and lost more -- than ever in 2014.
text Rita Jeptoo banned 2 years
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:33:45 UTC
Athletics Kenya said Friday it has banned marathon champion Rita Jeptoo two years for doping.
Video of Chris Christie is released by vengeful radio host.
Music mogul Marion 'Suge' Knight has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Compton.
Here's the scoop on just one of the highly coveted swag bags given away at the Oscars this year.
text LeGarrette Blount pot charge dropped
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:17:02 UTC
Prosecutors have dropped a marijuana charge against New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount that stemmed from an August arrest with former Pittsburgh Steelers teammate Le'Veon Bell.
Fresno Police hold a press conference regarding the shooting death of 9-year-old Janessa Ramirez.
text Magic to fire Jacque Vaughn?
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:56:38 UTC
The Orlando Magic are on the verge of firing head coach Jacque Vaughn, according to league sources.
An investigation is underway into the death of a transgender woman who died after getting unregulated silicone injections at a house party.
One man who allegedly impersonated a police officer was arrested after pulling over a real police officer.
Millions of pounds of snacks and even more beer. You'll be amazed to learn how much food Americans consume on Super Bowl Sunday.
Fresno Police have confirmed to Action News that an arrest has been made in the shooting death of Janessa Ramirez. A press conference has been scheduled for noon today.
Jeb Bush, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and others weigh in.
text Yosemite park fee hikes coming in March
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 06:51:00 UTC
Visitors to Yosemite National Park will pay more to enter and camp overnight, under fee hikes that start March 1.
text Balloon Pilots Surpass Duration Record
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:48:37 UTC
The Two Eagles Balloon pilots surpassed the absolute world record for time aloft for gas balloons this morning.
Why the judge warned the jurors about watching the Super Bowl this weekend.
text Kevin Love expects Minnesota boos
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:43:33 UTC
Kevin Love expects boos from Minnesota fans Saturday when he returns to Target Center to play the Timberwolves for the first time since being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers this summer.
See what he said just days before the Super Bowl.
text Foggy Day School and Travel Delays
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:33:02 UTC
Get the latest Foggy Day School Schedules from around the Valley.
Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested for murder and held on $2 million bail, charged in a Thursday fatal crash in Compton, California, authorities said.
Here's the scoop on just one of the highly coveted swag bags given away at the Oscars this year.
text Mitt Romney Says No to 2016 Presidential Run
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:57:20 UTC
On a conference call with supporters today, Mitt Romney said he will not run for president in 2016.
Health officials have confirmed that the patient admitted to UC Davis Medical Center on Thursday has tested negative for Ebola.
text Bob Arum: Deal close on megafight
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:42:05 UTC
The megafight that the boxing world has been clamoring for between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. should be finalized in "the next couple days," Tom Rank promoter Bob Arum told the New York Post.
text Could Measles Outbreak Hit the Super Bowl?
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:16:29 UTC
At least 84 people have been infected with the measles in the current outbreak.
You might not be able to stop watching this super cute video of babies reacting to their parents driving through tunnels for the first time
text Baby Gallery
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:40:27 UTC
Baby Gallery
Arizona is known for its sizzling temperatures. But when morning weather guy Cory McCloskey's weather map showed apocalyptic numbers, he just kept right on going.
The Baracksdubs YouTube channel, which mixes the president's speeches into pop songs, has just released what is sure to be another classic.
A former Oregon State student was cited for public indecency after allegedly filming a sex act in her school's library.
Public pressure helped Walmart change its mind after it banned one of its greeters from saying the phrase "have a blessed day" to customers
After a three-week flirtation with another run for president, Mitt Romney said definitively on Friday that he will not seek the White House in 2016.
A woman's cellphone accidently answered a telemarketing call, possibly saving her life. Police say she was being badly beaten by a man when her phone rang.
video Chef Shayna's snacks for the big game
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 08:27:18 UTC
Chef Shayna from the Young Chef's Academy has some delicious ideas that will keep all those football fans smiling.
"They gotta get their act together," the senator says of the NFL.
Authorities in Kern County said a suspect involved in a standoff along Interstate 5 in Kern County has died.
Secretary of State John Kerry was ticketed for not shoveling a sidewalk of his Boston residence.
text Novak Djokovic into Aussie final
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:02:32 UTC
Novak Djokovic reached his fifth Australian Open final with a five-set win over defending champion Stan Wawrinka that fell flat compared with their previous encounters at Melbourne Park.
text Kyler Murray: Heart with Texas A&M
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:57:28 UTC
Gatorade National Player of the Year and No. 1-ranked quarterback Kyler Murray has ended his recruitment and remains committed to the Texas A&M Aggies.
Footage taken from cameras in Aaron Hernandez's own home show the former Patriots player holding what appears to be a gun.
Ava Lane got a VIP experience at George Washington University after the school took notice of the viral video in which she was devastated that she couldn't meet the country's first president.
text Fried Mac 'n' Cheese Balls
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:11:23 UTC
The next time you invite your friends and family over to watch a game, set out a platter with Fried Mac 'n' Cheese Balls and get ready to watch them dive, dip, and lunge for these munchies! They're going to love the crispy coating and cheesy goodness in every bite!
text Coach K: Didn't live up to standards
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:40:56 UTC
In a stunning announcement, Duke junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon was dismissed from the program on Thursday. The Houston native had not previously been disciplined, at least publicly, all season.
text Kobe, 36, on return: 'That's the plan'
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:25:36 UTC
Kobe Bryant addressed his expectations a day after shoulder surgery Thursday night in a brief interview with ESPN, saying he planned on being ready to play come September for the Los Angeles Lakers' training camp.
Three jurors from the Vanderbilt University rape trial said the video evidence played the biggest role in deciding a guilty verdict.
Several people have survived plunges over Niagara Falls, but no one before Will Gadd has ever tried going in the opposite direction.
On Jimmy Kimmel Live Thursday night, several stars -- including Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Steven Tyler -- came forward to tell why they were responsible for the deflated balls.
It's a miracle! A man on a motorized shopping-cart managed to stand up and run away when security guards tried to stop him from shoplifting at an Ohio Walmart.
A teenager says her dress choice got her in trouble at a school dance. She was forced to wear her winter coat over it during the whole event.
Richard Sherman is the latest dealing with being a soon-to-be dad.
text Serena Williams cuts practice short
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:52:11 UTC
Serena Williams cut short a practice on the eve of the Australian Open final against Maria Sharapova due to a cold she's been battling for the past week.
text Boy Scouts settle California suit over abuse
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:19:16 UTC
The Boy Scouts of America have agreed to settle a lawsuit by a 20-year-old California man who was molested by a Scout volunteer in 2007
Officials in Tyrrell County say a woman known for feeding bears may have been killed by one of the animals.
A worker was killed in an accident Thursday at a Taiwanese film lot during preparations for the shooting of a new Martin Scorsese movie, media reports said.
A driver in North Carolina terrorized a woman and her child in what's being described as a road rage confrontation.
A woman in Ibiza died after falling over a cliff as she celebrated a marriage proposal from her boyfriend.
Rap music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight's lawyer confirms Knight was the driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run in Compton on Thursday.
Jordan Hill scored 26 points and forced the second overtime with a clutch jumper, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their nine-game losing streak in thrilling fashion with a 123-118 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night.
A frustrated community is calling for a stop to the extreme violence in Fresno which ended the life of a young child.
We have some exciting news to tell you about tonight, if you love Viola Davis, star of 'How To Get Away With Murder' you're probably going to love that she's coming to Fresno in September.
Andrew Harrison scored 15 points to lead a balanced Kentucky attack, and the No. 1 Wildcats pulled away in the second half for a 69-53 victory over Missouri on Thursday night.
text Lakers fans applaud Bulls' Pau Gasol
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:41:42 UTC
Pau Gasol received a standing ovation from Lakers fans before Thursday's game as a video tribute filled with highlights from his time in Los Angeles played on the big screens in the arena.
text Odell Beckham Jr. sets world record
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 05:19:47 UTC
New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees set a Guinness World Record on Thursday for most one-handed catches in a minute, completing 33 on the ESPN Super Bowl set in Scottsdale.
text Tiger struggles to 2 over in Phoenix
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 04:13:12 UTC
The difference between practice and the bright lights inside the ropes seemed miles apart for Tiger Woods on Thursday, who talked positively about his game heading into the Waste Management Phoenix Open but showed there is plenty of work ahead.
text Gordon: Naysayers 'wrong about me'
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 03:27:17 UTC
In a pointed and poignant statement about his recent failed alcohol test, Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon stated: "I am not a drug addict; I am not an alcoholic..."
Passengers on a Boston subway this morning panicked and smashed windows to escape a smoke-filled Red line train, according to witnesses.
Shooter was wearing an Afghan police uniform, military officials said.
'Exploding Kittens,' a card game dreamed up by video game designers, is breaking records on Kickstarter and is now the most successful Kickstarter campaign ever.
text Bizarre and hilarious Super Bowl prop bets
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 03:06:52 UTC
Looking to have a little gambling fun this Super Bowl Sunday? Then check out these crazy Super Bowl prop bets.
The Tulare County Sheriff's Office is making changes to some of their positions. They're now hiring civilians for jobs that used to be held by sworn officers.
text 'Beast Mode' apparel store a hit
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:56:30 UTC
An official "Beast Mode" pop-up store inside a Scottsdale business has caught fire, doing brisk sales amid Marshawn Lynch's surge in popularity.
text Aaron Hernandez's trial begins
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:10:28 UTC
With his old team about to play in the Super Bowl, former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez went on trial on murder charges Thursday, watching from the defense table as prosecutors showed the jury security-camera footage from his own home.
DJI, the maker of the drone that crashed on White House lawn earlier this week, announced on Wednesday that it will enforce a no-fly zone on downtown Washington D.C.
Things did not go as planned for a Clovis couple welcoming their new bundle of joy Thursday morning. Their drive to the hospital came with lots of surprises, including the birth of their baby girl.
The fear and anger that took over a Fresno family's life in 1980 has returned as a murderer is on the road to freedom.
About 200 people turned out to remember a 9-year-old boy who was killed while walking to school Thursday. Parlier police say thick fog and wet roads are partly responsible. But an unlicensed teen driver is potentially facing charges.
video Helping addicts get sober for good
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:26:03 UTC
You may have heard about a new treatment for alcoholics and opiate addicts that involves an implant to take away cravings. It claims to be safe and have a very high success rate.
text Seahawks stars rant against NCAA
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:44:50 UTC
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and defensive end Michael Bennett both gave impassioned speeches Thursday about how student athletes are unfairly maligned and how universities don't do enough for them.
Dalton Hayes faces several charges after an alleged multistate crime spree.
You might recognize them today, but how about back in the day? Check out these throwback photos of Hollywood's biggest stars.
text Annoyed cat takes down drone
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:12:14 UTC
An aerial drone with a camera attached to it captured the wondrous, POV moment when a cat swatted it out of the air. Watch how curiosity killed the drone.
Valley residents are flooding their doctor's offices with phone calls one day after a measles case was confirmed in Fresno County.
John Mellencamp's concert on August 14, 2009 marked the last time Chukchansi Park's raised platform was used.
The chances of a driver dying in a crash in a late-model car or light truck fell by more than a third over three years, and nine car models had zero deaths per million registered vehicles, according to a study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
The American public and U.S. scientists are light-years apart on science issues. And 98 percent of surveyed scientists say it's a problem that we don't know what they're talking about.
The 62-36 vote on Thursday advanced a top priority of the newly empowered GOP, which championed the legislation despite a presidential veto threat.
Eric Frein, the man accused of killing a Pennsylvania State Trooper and injuring another, has entered a plea of not guilty.
Justin Bieber has apologized for his bad behavior in a new video posted to Facebook
text Cheapest XLIX tickets more than $9K
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:02:33 UTC
Fans who hoped to get a cheap Super Bowl ticket are running out of time, as Super Bowl XLIX might go down as the most expensive ticket in the game's history.
A Fresno State program that helps deaf and hard of hearing children has just received a million dollar donation.
An extra $450,000 is on its way to Fresno Unified School District and the school board has decided to put it towards school supplies.
video Your Weekend
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:26:13 UTC
Have you made plans for the weekend yet? If not, we have a few ideas for your consideration.
A gunman entered the headquarters of Dutch national broadcaster NOS outside Amsterdam on Thursday and demanded airtime on television, before being detained, the company's director said
Former DC taxi driver is now on FBI's Most Wanted List.
A woman in Ibiza died after falling over a cliff as she celebrated a marriage proposal from her boyfriend.
There are a lot of people out there with unfortunate sounding names, and plenty of them work in local news, apparently.
video VIDEO: Amy Adams' $1 million Oscar look
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:23:18 UTC
Hollywood A-lister Amy Adams steals the Oscars fashion crown with a 2011 look that included $1 million in emeralds and diamonds.
The Delta Air Lines flight landed safely after a crew member piloted it.
text Marshawn Lynch offers statement
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:16:23 UTC
In the last league-mandated media session of the week for players in Super Bowl XLIX, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch went on the offensive a bit, but he still did not answer questions and left his designated table after five minutes.
Jake Chapman reached out to his ex-girlfriends to help fill out his Tinder profile.
Taliban carries out "tactics that are akin to terrorism," White House says.
State Rep. Molly White refused to apologize for her controversial Facebook post.
Terror group says it would kill Jordanian if al Qaeda prisoner wasn't freed.
text OF Jayson Werth pleads guilty
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:25:12 UTC
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and has been sentenced to five days in jail for driving 105 mph on the Capital Beltway.
text Player: NFL treats us 'like criminals'
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:25:07 UTC
Earl Thomas, who suffered a separated shoulder in the NFC Championship Game, posted an angry tweet about getting tested for HGH but declined to elaborate when asked.
text Mitch Kupchak expects Kobe back
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:14:55 UTC
Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said he fully expects Kobe Bryant to play next season after the Lakers star suffered a recent season-ending shoulder injury.
Mexico City mayor now says two people dead.
Authorities said U.C. Davis Medical Center has activated their Ebola Response Unit.
Brady, 3, has a determined game face as he strips down to his jersey in an adorable video going viral.
Disneyland will celebrate its 60-year anniversary with three new shows and diamond decorations on park landmarks.
The FBI has released new images showing suspects who drove a stolen SUV into the Wells Fargo Museum in San Francisco, held a security guard up at gunpoint, and made off with valuable gold nuggets.
A look at the 2016 timelines of the top Democrats and Republicans.
text Eric Frein Pleads Not Guilty to All Charges
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:23:34 UTC
Accused cop killer was arraigned today.
Points to video surveillance, phone records, photographs in opening arguments.
text 18 months probation for Dwyer
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:13:23 UTC
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and been placed on probation in a case stemming from alleged assaults on his wife during arguments at their apartment last year.
A driver in North Carolina terrorized a woman and her child in what's being described as a road rage confrontation.
video Hi!! My name is Arugula
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:00:13 UTC
The nice gals at our adoption center say that I am one sweet, happy and GORGEOUS girl!
text Animal Compassion Team - Pet of the Week
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:59:25 UTC
Find out how to make pets featured on ABC30 a part of your family, and meet other animals that also need a forever home.
Move over, Sofia the First, there's a new Disney princess in town.
New police station video surveillance footage has been released depicting the events that resulted in a teenager, reportedly suffering from mental illness, being shot and killed in a police department lobby.
text Sherman: Hopes son does him 'favor'
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:16:58 UTC
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was asked Thursday what he will do if his son is born on Super Bowl Sunday.
text Small Plane Lands on NJ Highway
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:11:46 UTC
It was quite a surprise to motorists.
text Brodeur retires, joins Blues' staff
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:15:27 UTC
Martin Brodeur may one day return to the New Jersey Devils, with whom he won three Stanley Cups and cemented his place as the goaltender with more wins than any other in NHL history.
The comedy icon approved of the selections for the all-female 'Ghostbusters' cast.
text Sources: Fire alarms in Pats hotel
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:49:49 UTC
A fire alarm went off in the players' wing of the New England Patriots' team hotel at 2 a.m. Thursday, the second time in three days this has happened, team sources told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio.
The attorney for Dr. Gwen Korovin, the voice doctor for Joan Rivers, denied allegations that she left the room when the comedian went into cardiac arrest.
text Omar Minaya joins MLBPA
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:29:22 UTC
Former New York Mets general manager Omar Minaya is leaving his job as senior vice president of the San Diego Padres to become a special adviser to union head Tony Clark.
Information Had Been Publicly Available Before
What happened to Olivia Pope? The wait is (almost) over. Scandal returns Thursday night, and the stars won't let you forget it.
text Chase Elliott to race No. 24 in 2016
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:13:58 UTC
Chase Elliott will replace Jeff Gordon in the No. 24 Chevrolet when the four-time NASCAR champion gives up his seat at the end of this season.
text Buffalo Wing Muffins
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:03:44 UTC
We've come up with a unique way to eat a game day favorite, that won't leave your fans with sticky fingers! Our Buffalo Wing Muffins are stuffed with all the fixin's, including buffalo chicken and creamy blue cheese. It's an all-in-one corn muffin that'll have them reaching for more!
text Senators Trying to End Cuba Travel Ban
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:03:39 UTC
A bipartisan group of senators introduced legislation Thursday that would end the travel ban between the U.S. and Cuba.
One Comcast customer was referred to as an 'a**hole' on their bill after trying to cancel their service.
text Haden, Dansby defend Manziel
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:43:16 UTC
Two Cleveland Browns players came to the defense of Johnny Manziel this week following criticism of him in an ESPN.com report that chronicled his rookie year.
McCain received applause for his words.
FBI says Evgeny Buryakov was secret agent posing as Manhattan banker.
The Super Bowl is supposed to be about fun and games, but law enforcement is planning for every possible security scenario.
Jerian Grant had 23 points and 12 assists, and No. 8 Notre Dame made two shots in the final 67 seconds as the shot clock ran out to beat No. 4 Duke 77-73 on Wednesday night.
text Safeties, OT among popular prop bets
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:16:23 UTC
A bettor at the Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas is staring at a $50,000 payday. All they need is the Seattle Seahawks to score exactly four points Sunday in Super Bowl XLIX against the New England Patriots.
Sorority members at the University of Virginia have been ordered by their national chapters to avoid fraternity events this weekend, sparking outrage among many students.
Fresno Firefighters are on the scene of a house fire in Northeast Fresno near Donner Avenue and Bond Street. Three people have suffered smoke inhalation and one person had burns.
The AirAsia jet that crashed into the Java Sea in December, killing all 162 people on board, was being piloted by the plane's co-pilot, not its captain, officials said.
text Serena, Sharapova into Aussie final
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:04:44 UTC
Serena Williams weathered a barrage of big serves and heavy groundstrokes early, and needed nine match points before beating Madison Keys 7-6 (5), 6-2 to set up an Australian Open final against second-seeded Maria Sharapova.
text Broncos tap Wade Phillips to run D
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:54:32 UTC
The Denver Broncos have hired Wade Phillips to be their defensive coordinator, league sources told ESPN's Ed Werder on Wednesday.
An electric failure set ablaze a 15-foot tree.
Malaysia has officially declared MH370 an accident, with the plane's passengers and crew presumed dead.
Autumn Pollard has Noonan syndrome -- a genetic disorder that affects her growth and her heart.
A north Texas elementary school is under fire for the inspections that left some parents outraged.
There's nothing like a little bit of Winnie the Pooh to turn our frowns around and fill our hearts with warm fuzzies.
Millsaps leads Hawks to 17th straight win, 113-102 over Nets
video Fatal crash knocks out power in Sanger
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:40:38 UTC
Authorities are investigating an overnight crash that killed a man in Sanger.
A man who dresses as the superhero character Mr. Incredible was convicted of battery Tuesday in connection to a Hollywood Boulevard scuffle in which he punched and kicked a woman dressed as Batgirl.
It's a sight no one wants to see - black sludge coming out of your faucet. But residents in one Gardena neighborhood say it's becoming a regular occurrence.
McCaffery presented the plan to a joint meeting of the Fresno and Madera County Boards of Supervisors on Tuesday. Fresno County Supervisor Henry Perea notes both counties approved.
text 5.7 earthquake strikes Northern California
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:40:32 UTC
The USGS reports a 5.7 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of California at 1:08 p.m. about 40 miles southwest of Eureka.
It's a sight no one wants to see - black sludge coming out of your faucet. But residents in one Gardena neighborhood say it's becoming a regular occurrence.
A military wife is charged with trying to murder her toddler and 6-month-old twins. Police say she cut their throats after the kids started crying and would not stop.
Attorneys for a twice-convicted murderer are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop his upcoming execution in Texas, saying he's mentally impaired.
A West Virginia woman is accused of deliberately making her 9-year-old son sick by contaminating his IV with fecal matter at a Cincinnati hospital.
Parents in Georgia are outraged after finding the rapper Twista's song title in their fourth-grader's homework assignment.
One person has died and four others were injured in a massive four-alarm building fire in the Mission District Wednesday evening.
Kyrie Irving scored a career-high 55 points, breaking the arena record while LeBron James watched from the bench and leading the Cavaliers to their eighth straight win, 99-94 over the Trail Blazers on Wednesday night.
Fresno police are now offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect in the shooting death of 9-year-old girl.
text Mitt Romney Calls Hillary Clinton 'Clueless'
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:23:35 UTC
He's not pulling any punches.
text Parsons: Harden is MVP at this point
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:07:06 UTC
If Chandler Parsons had a midseason MVP vote, it'd go to former teammate James Harden.
Parts of the region are still digging out.
ISIS-linked Twitter accounts spread message purportedly from Japanese captive.
San Francisco police are investigating a dismembered body that was found in a suitcase on 11th street near Mission Street.
text Kobe Bryant expected out 9 months
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:35:08 UTC
Kobe Bryant is officially done for the season after having surgery to repair his torn right rotator cuff Wednesday.
Investigators say 64-year-old Marilouise Hawks inappropriately touched juvenile inmates at the Iris Garrett Juvenile Justice Correctional Complex.
Kings County Department of Human Services started noticing a disturbing trend. The child abuse cases in the county are jumping.
video How to Choose a Gym
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:09:04 UTC
The first three months of the year are the busiest for gym membership. Here's what to look for when shopping for a gym.
Fresno police have arrested the mother of three children who were seriously hurt in a fire last Sunday.
In an extremely rare occurrence, an all-white dolphin was spotted in Monterey Bay, off the coast of California.
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 01:03:24 UTC
Cavaliers forward LeBron James sat out Wednesday's game against the Trail Blazers with a sprained right wrist.
The California Department of Public Health announced growing concerns over e-cigarettes or "vaping." The department also made its first public push to discourage people from using the devices.
In an extremely rare occurrence, an all-white dolphin was spotted in Monterey Bay, off the coast of California.
text ABC welcomes back its #TGIT lineup
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:11:47 UTC
Don't worry TV fans, ABC's #TGIT lineup has finally returned.
Kiera Driscoll got a flu shot but caught the virus anyway.
text Report: EKU, Kentucky players fight
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:17:34 UTC
An Eastern Kentucky offensive lineman suffered multiple facial fractures during a fight that allegedly involved three Kentucky football players over the weekend, according to a report.
text Bartender ID'd as 'Boston Shoveler'
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:17:33 UTC
Less than a day after the image of him clearing off the Boston Marathon finish line during this week's blizzard took social media by storm, the mystery man known previously as "The Boston Shoveler" has been identified.
The Fresno County Department of Health said there is a confirmed case of Measles in Fresno County.
Veterans heading back to school now have a new resource at Fresno City College.
A new apartment complex in Downtown Fresno has quickly drawn residents looking to live closer to work. CityView at Van Ness and Inyo has risen from a once gloomy intersection.
text Blake: Every team deflates footballs
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:52:03 UTC
Former NFL quarterback Jeff Blake says he oversaw the deflation of footballs on the sideline right before games during his career. Speaking on "The Midday 180" out of Nashville, Blake said the practice was common.
The New England Patriots quarterback confirmed Wednesday that he is currently battling a cold.
Budweiser is bringing back the puppy and Clydesdale BFFs for its new Super Bowl commercial. And yes, they will once again have you reaching for the tissues.
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:11:25 UTC
Richard Sherman isn't just preparing for the New England Patriots this week. He's getting ready for the birth of his son.
Budweiser almost certainly has another hit on its hands with a follow up to last year's Super Bowl commercial.
Pedro Mascheroni was tricked into dealing with an undercover agent.
"You're not Eric Holder, are you?" a Republican senator asked Loretta Lynch at her confirmation hearing to replace Holder as attorney general.
text Study cites youth football for issues
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:46:00 UTC
Researchers tested 42 retired players between the ages of 40 and 69 and found that those who started playing football prior to age 12 performed "significantly worse" on three cognitive measures.
text NFL mulls fine for Marshawn Lynch
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:40:53 UTC
Marshawn Lynch might get fined after all. Sources tell ESPN that, after the Super Bowl, the league will review whether the hat Lynch wore during media day was permissible.
text The 10 best Super Bowl halftime shows
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:15:03 UTC
Beyonce, Prince and Bruno Mars are amongst the top musicians ever to play the Super Bowl.
Way to put the world into perspective. One Reddit user took the time to redesign the world map to represent each country's size according to its population. Take a look.
Way to put the world into perspective. One Reddit user took the time to redesign the world map to represent each country's size according to its population. Take a look.
Ingredient in common over-the-counter medications such as Benadryl linked to dementia, study shows.
One person has died and two people were injured after an accident involving two Foster Farms trucks, a fuel tanker, and a pickup truck.
text Wilfork: Bill Belichick 'a little softer'
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:48:50 UTC
Vince Wilfork said Wednesday that coach Bill Belichick is different for his sixth Super Bowl trip -- the defensive tackle used used words like "more understanding'' and "soft heart" to describe the coach.
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:43:43 UTC
Hours after a public meeting and brief discussion during halftime of Tuesday night's Heat-Bucks game in Miami, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. met privately for more than an hour to continue discussing terms for their proposed May 2 megafight.
Chilling drone footage has been released show the massive scale of the largest and most notorious Nazi concentration camp, Auschwitz-Birkenau, as it stands 70 years after the Holocaust.
text Matt Barnes: Don't run and tell
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:13:07 UTC
An NBA spokesman told ESPN.com's Marc Stein that the league's review of the incident "confirmed that it was not an interaction with Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver" that led to the Los Angeles Clippers forward's fine.
text Lynch: 'You know why I'm here'
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:13:05 UTC
Marshawn Lynch, facing a potential fine for violating the NFL's media policy as well as apparel policy, turned in a repeat performance at the Seattle Seahawks' league-mandated media availability Wednesday, saying, "You know why I'm here" 14 times.
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:02:48 UTC
New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels defended the team's usage of ineligible receivers in its two playoff games, a hot-button topic that has led to some former coaches, such as Tony Dungy, to call for the tactic to be stopped.
Man watched as young boy appeared to murder two men in chilling video.
English soap actress Jacqueline Jossa painted her baby bump like an Easter egg
Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That helped the company report record-smashing earnings for its latest quarter and primed its stock for a rally Wednesday.
A military wife is charged with trying to murder her toddler and 6-month-old twins. Police say she cut their throats after the kids started crying and would not stop.
International recording artist Rita Ora will make her Oscar singing debut.
text Blatt: LeBron an MVP in every respect
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:15:23 UTC
The Cleveland Cavaliers have turned their season around, winning their seventh game in a row with Tuesday's 103-95 road victory over the Detroit Pistons.