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feed text Halloween events around the Valley
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:21:35 UTC
There are several Halloween events taking place around the Valley.
Chevrolet is trying to embrace the buzzy attention its awkward World Series MVP presentation earned on Thursday night.
text LeBron: 'It's going to be exciting'
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:57:29 UTC
Baseball enjoyed the two greatest words in all of sports with a Game 7 in the World Series on Wednesday, but LeBron James says his regular-season opener with the Cavaliers has the potential to draw even more attention.
text Kevin Youkilis to retire
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:52:25 UTC
Former Boston Red Sox infielder Kevin Youkilis is retiring, his agent says.
text Judge rejects trial venue change
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:47:17 UTC
A Massachusetts judge has rejected a request from former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez to move his trial in the fatal shooting of a semi-professional football player to a different county.
Four people are dead after a prop plane crashed into a building this morning at an airport in Wichita, Kansas, officials said.
text Browns players devour bone gimmick
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:42:12 UTC
Browns defensive coaches have provided their players with spiked black dog collars, and each exceptional effort play garners a dog bone charm to attach to the collar.
text A-Rod's suspension ends
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:32:00 UTC
Alex Rodriguez's one-year suspension officially ended Wednesday.
text Jose Calderon out 2-3 weeks
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:11:41 UTC
Knicks point guard Jose Calderon will miss two to three weeks because of a right calf strain, the team announced Thursday.
text Cards pick up John Lackey's option
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:46:16 UTC
The St. Louis Cardinals have exercised their 2015 contract option on pitcher John Lackey, which is at the major league minimum.
text Black bear wanders into Visalia, police say
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:33:37 UTC
The Visalia Police said an officer saw a bear running near Mineral King elementary School just before 5 a.m. Thursday.
While we all may know that Idina Menzel voiced Elsa, did you know that Owen Wilson was the voice for Lightning McQueen or that Jerry Orbach was Lumiere?
text Kardashian
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:24:26 UTC
Kardashian
video Vote 2014: Prop 45, Health Insurance
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:20:03 UTC
Your guide to each side of California 2014 State Propositions.
video Vote 2014: Prop 1, Water Bond
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:19:10 UTC
Video courtesy of Seepolitical
Video courtesy of Seepolitical
video Vote 2014: Prop 47, Criminial Sentencing
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:16:30 UTC
Video courtesy of Seepolitical
Do not pass go, do not collect $200.
video Hi, my name is Cody!
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:57:48 UTC
Cody is a wonderful boy that is looking for a hero to adore.
text Joe Mixon reaches plea deal
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:45:12 UTC
Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon reaches a plea deal to avoid going to trial on the misdemeanor charge of acts resulting in gross injury.
video Apartment fire damages 4 units in Fresno
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:33:57 UTC
Authorities are searching for the suspects who set fire to an apartment in Southeast Fresno.
The new investigative tool is being tested in London.
text Tony Romo (back) misses practice
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:14:40 UTC
Tony Romo did not take part in Thursday's walkthrough and will not practice, but Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett remains hopeful the quarterback can play in Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals
Ebola nurse Kaci Hickox defies voluntary quarantine by going on a bike ride.
text Animal Compassion Team - Pet of the Week
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:59:16 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.
The closing of al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem has diplomats holding their breath because the site has been a flashpoint for violence in the past and was the trigger for a five-year long spasm of bloodshed known as the Second Intifada.
The Halloween classic will air Thursday night on ABC at 8:00 EST / 7:00 CST
More than half the nation, 27 states, have now announced they are suspending further installation of a controversial guardrail system used on roads around the country following what critics said was a cover-up of a dangerous change in the guardrail's de..
Mobile users in Tanzania just scored free Internet thanks to an initiative spearheaded by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
The death with dignity advocate announced her new plans in a YouTube video on Wednesday.
text Madison Bumgarner is Series MVP
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:23:47 UTC
Madison Bumgarner capped off a splendid October by earning World Series MVP honors Wednesday night.
Here's where it might snow on Halloween and what Trick Or Treaters everywhere can expect.
Moose Shack pizzeria awaiting police approval to deliver pizza to Kaci Hickox.
A man in North Carolina survived 17 hours pinned underneath his vehicle after he fell asleep behind the wheel and drove off a cliff.
Yuliya Tsukerman carved 30 different frames into 10 pumpkins to create a stop motion recreation of the famous shower scene from the movie 'Psycho.'
text Chef Shayna's spooky Halloween snacks
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:41:08 UTC
When we think of Halloween, candy comes to mind. But you will need some regular food to get you through all that trick or treating.
video Chef Shayna's spooky Halloween snacks
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:39:43 UTC
When we think of Halloween, candy comes to mind. But you will need some regular food to get you through all that trick or treating.
text Julius Randle likely out for season
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:32:02 UTC
Los Angeles Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle will miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery Wednesday to repair a broken leg.
In a $4 billion election, here's where the money is going.
San Francisco Giants fans are celebrating Thursday morning after the team managed to win its third World Series title in five years.
Big crowds hit the streets of San Francisco late Wednesday to celebrate the Giants' third World Series title in five years.
Your favorite Disney characters like Mickey Mouse and the toy story crew are coming to life in Downtown Fresno.
text Robert Griffin III to start vs. Vikings
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:26:01 UTC
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will start Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, multiple sources confirmed to ESPN.
Even Disney princesses are part of the event and it's happening on the ice at the Selland Arena.
Your favorite Disney characters like Mickey Mouse and the toy story crew are coming to life in Downtown Fresno.
text Phil: Knicks not ready for showtime
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:55:36 UTC
Phil Jackson summed up the New York Knicks' 24-point season-opening loss to the Chicago Bulls succinctly late Wednesday night.
Derrick Rose scored 13 points and the Bulls spoiled Derek Fisher's first game as an NBA coach by beating the New York Knicks 104-80 on Wednesday night.
College students at top schools in the United States have plenty of tanning beds to their disposal, according to a newly published study.
text US economy grew at 3.5 percent rate in Q3
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:35:07 UTC
The U.S. economy grew at a solid annual rate of 3.5 percent in the July-September quarter, propelled by solid gains in business investment, export sales and the biggest jump in military spending in five years.
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose slightly last week, but remained at historically low levels that signal a strengthening job market.
text Jail tape shows Joseph Randle joking
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:25:11 UTC
Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle cracked jokes and acted flippantly while being booked in the Frisco, Texas, city jail following his Oct. 13 arrest for shoplifting, footage obtained by CBS affiliate KTVT shows.
An aircraft recovery group believes it may have finally solved the Amelia Earhart mystery.
text PHOTOS: Amelia Earhart mystery
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:21:27 UTC
An aircraft recovery group believes it may have cracked the Amelia Earhart mystery
video One injured in Fowler car crash
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:16:51 UTC
Authorities are looking into an overnight crash near Fowler involving a car with a baby in it.
text Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'I'm Proud to Be Gay'
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:46:01 UTC
Apple CEO Tim has publicly acknowledged for the first time that he is gay.
A Stanford surgeon has been put on modified quarantine in San Mateo County after treating Ebola patients in Liberia for the past month.
text One Pot Italian Feast
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:15:03 UTC
We think you're gonna love the classic Italian seasonings and spices we use in our One Pot Italian Feast. Plus, the hearty stewed tomatoes, flavorful Italian sausage, and filling pasta noodles makes this a recipe worth feasting on.
The Russian fighter jets and bombers were seen flying in three different regions and comes a week after there were widespread reports that a Russian submarine may have been spotted off the coast of Sweden.
He fired back at a former councilman who held up a sign.
video Accuweather Forecast
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:02:41 UTC
Accuweather Forecast
Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.
video Chukchansi casino regulars heading elsewhere
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:01:51 UTC
A federal judge ordered the doors at Chukchansi casino to remain closed until there's enough proof the public is safe to go back in.
As concern over Ebola lingers local first responders are polishing up their safety guidelines in the Central Valley.
State officials will seek to get court order to force quarantine on Kaci Hickox.
text 5 Crazy Election 2014 Scenarios
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:43:18 UTC
These strange outcomes might actually happen on Nov. 4.
text Police: No crime by Jose Canseco
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:38:14 UTC
Police in Las Vegas say no crime was committed when former major league slugger Jose Canseco shot himself in the finger in what he and investigators say was an accident.
text Joe Maddon expected to join Cubs
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:12:44 UTC
The Chicago Cubs are on the verge of hiring Joe Maddon as manager, as first reported by CBSSports.com.
In the midst of our drought, city leaders want your help conserving water and to make sure Fresno's parks and greenery stay alive. It's called the Water Conservation Act and it aims to both manage the drought and offer solutions.
Police in Albuquerque say a man suspected of a $250,000 heist should have flushed the evidence he left behind
The San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 to win the World Series in Game 7 in KC Wednesday night.
text MJ: Hopefully paved ownership road
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:16:00 UTC
Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan admits it's been a bumpy road but hopes his path to NBA ownership inspires more former star players to pursue opportunities to run teams.
text Williams subject to Title IX inquiry
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:45:33 UTC
Florida State running back Karlos Williams is subject to a Title IX investigation by the university for his role in a possible domestic battery case.
The crooks left behind a little trace of themselves despite a fast and efficient burglary at a Central Fresno Market.
The new giraffe born at the Dallas Zoo this week came into the world at a whopping 6 feet and 120 pounds!
Two bears decided to exchange heated blows in Rockaway, New Jersey.
A storm may be headed our way this week but California is still on track to having its driest year on record.
video City of Fresno crews preparing for rain
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:28:16 UTC
With rain in the forecast crews across the city of Fresno are clearing out streets and testing water pumps in case of any flooding.
One company is addressing the obesity epidemic by developing bulkier test dummies.
Rap producer Marion 'Suge' Knight and comedian Micah 'Katt' Williams were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of stealing a camera from a female photographer, the LA County DA's Office said.
A Fresno landmark got a much needed makeover. Dozens of volunteers turned out for a day of service at the former Hacienda hotel.
The popular, spicy whiskey was pulled off shelves in Finland, Sweden and Norway.
text Bill Belichick praises Peyton Manning
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:57:09 UTC
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Wednesday that Peyton Manning is the best quarterback he has faced in his 40 years coaching in the NFL.
text Dog fetches owner a beer from refrigerator
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:53:58 UTC
With just one command, Bandit the Australian cattle dog satisfies his master's thirst.
text Roy Williams concerned about rep
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:52:04 UTC
North Carolina coach Roy Williams said Wednesday that he is "worried sick" about the pending NCAA investigation into the school's academic scandal, and included in his worries are concerns about his own reputation.
text Tony Romo taking wait, see approach
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:26:34 UTC
Cowboys QB Tony Romo says he will play Sunday against the Cardinals if his back pain is tolerable.
Man injured after a gunman on a motorcycle opened fire tonight in Jerusalem.
text Pettine: Manziel getting frustrated
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:45:49 UTC
The Cleveland Browns have sensed Johnny Manziel's frustration as a backup through seven NFL games because the rookie quarterback is a competitor that's accustomed to producing on the field, coach Mike Pettine said Wednesday.
More than half of likely 18-29 year-old voters want a Republican-led Congress, according to a new poll from the Harvard University Institute of Politics.
It was surprised to hear about the offensive comment.
The infamous former baseball player tweeted an image on Wednesday of his injured hand.
A young woman's photo of her friend comparing her legs to those of a Topshop mannequin's has sparked an Internet outrage questioning the body image message the retailer is sending to its shoppers.
The selfie-queen, the foodie, the fashionista - these are some of the users we see while subconsciously scrolling down our Instagram feed. Now a new study is proving that there are in fact "categories" that we fall under as Instagram users.
A giant air balloon sent to Pennsylvania to aid in the manhunt for accused cop killer Eric Frein was returned after just one day, police said.
Things are finally looking up after Mr. Biscuit's terrible ordeal getting severe burns while trapped inside a traveling car.
Things are finally looking up after Mr. Biscuit's terrible ordeal getting severe burns while trapped inside a traveling car.
California is requiring a 21-day quarantine for people traveling from Ebola-stricken areas who have had contact with infected patients.
text LeBron James, Dan Gilbert 'solid'
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:23:04 UTC
LeBron James and Dan Gilbert were back in the same building Wednesday on the eve of the Cleveland Cavaliers' season opener and shared the same sunny outlook about their relationship that turned ice cold in a very public fashion four years ago.
Almost two years exactly before Orbital Sciences' rocket launch caused an explosion in Virginia, the founder of SpaceX Elon Musk mocked his competitor, calling its rocket design a "joke."
text UGA to appeal Todd Gurley ruling
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:52:30 UTC
Georgia Bulldogs running back Todd Gurley must continue to sit out two more games for accepting more than $3,000 cash from multiple individuals for autographed memorabilia, the NCAA ruled Wednesday.
Ebola nurse Kaci Hickox is in a quarantine in Maine.
President Obama is trying to lead by example as he works to calm public fears about Ebola in the U.S.
text What We Know Now About CurrentC
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:56:31 UTC
CurrentC, the mobile payments solution being tested by Walmart and other retailers, confirmed today it has been hacked.
"The family is happy to report Paul has been found and they are now with him and he is safe," relatives wrote in a statement posted on the Facebook page dedicated to Paul Kitterman's recovery.
On October 22, Madina Bashizadah posted a single photo of an elderly gentleman to Twitter, which has now gone viral. The man was eating alone in a diner, seated next to a photo of his late wife.
A hidden camera exposed the constant verbal harassment many women receive on a daily basis.
text Jose Canseco shoots self in hand
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:31:10 UTC
Former major league slugger Jose Canseco is recovering after shooting himself in the hand at his Las Vegas home.
text Julius Randle breaks leg in debut
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:31:08 UTC
Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle, the team's top draft choice in June, broke his right leg midway through the fourth quarter of Tuesday night's 108-90 loss to the Houston Rockets.
text Jerry: Romo injury not season-ending
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:31:07 UTC
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Tony Romo could play Sunday against Cardinals if the quarterback can tolerate the pain in his sore back.
A Pomona SWAT officer has died from his injuries after he was shot Tuesday while serving a search warrant in San Gabriel.
Sources tell Eyewitness News, Nassau County Police are investigating a murder-suicide in Farmingdale.
Celebrities, even famous superheroes, are just like us. Robert Downey Jr. AKA 'Iron Man' visited the DMV in Santa Monica, Calif. Tuesday to renew his driver's license.
text MJ likes Lance Stephenson's fight
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:25:12 UTC
Lance Stephenson could be the missing piece to the championship puzzle Michael Jordan is trying to build in Charlotte.
He banked it off the glass, and then he took that shot to the bank.
After a 100-year old time capsule was discovered at Baltimore's Washington Monument during a restoration project, workers are trying to determine when to reveal its contents.
A New York woman was handed two drunk driving charges in the span of just three hours.
text Seahawks host high school team
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:34:31 UTC
The Seattle Seahawks hosted the Marysville-Pilchuck High School football team Tuesday, welcoming the players to their facility just days after a tragic school shooting left three people dead.
Sarah Palin isn't driven away by her haters. She's motivated by them.
New Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and Hulk footage? Yes please!
The comic book franchise is breaking ground with a new group of movie superheroes.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to spin off sports car maker Ferrari into a separate company, a way to unlock value in the luxury brand and distinguish it from its mass-market parent.
video Finding the perfect Halloween costume
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:38:19 UTC
Halloween is just a couple days away, and many are scrambling for that perfect costume.
Disney's Frozen and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle costumes will take over the streets this Halloween as parents gear up to dress their children in the well-known characters.
text Cheddar Drop Biscuits
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:19:31 UTC
You know what makes a simple biscuit recipe even better? Adding a bit of cheese, of course! This easy recipe for Cheddar Drop Biscuits is a cut above the rest because we've added plenty of warm, melted cheese inside to make 'em better than ever. Try different varieties of cheese to make these biscuits one-of-a-kind!
text Elbow causes Kobe, Dwight tussle
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:18:18 UTC
Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard got into a fourth-quarter skirmish after one of Howard's elbows appeared to connect with Bryant's chin.
video How to have a healthier Halloween
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:13:18 UTC
Some Halloween treats that have a lot less sugar.
text Extra Chills Coming in Halloween Forecast
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:47:49 UTC
After what has been a very mild start to the week for most of the country, cold front is bringing some of the coldest weather of the season to eastern United States just in time for Halloween. And yes, there is a chance for snow for Halloween for some.
Homeland Security has ordered increased security at various U.S. government buildings in Washington, D.C., and other major cities and locations around the country.
Police said a juvenile girl accused 49-year-old Hector Gonzalez of sexually assaulting her for several years.
A lava flow has reached properties in a small Hawaiian town, burning at least one building - with 40 to 50 homes and businesses at risk, officials said.
Hackers recently breached the White House's unclassified computer network, resulting in temporary outages as cybersecurity experts work to contain the situation, a senior administration official confirmed.
text Thousands at Oscar Taveras funeral
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:01:23 UTC
Several St. Louis Cardinals were among thousands of people who crowded into a cemetery near the Dominican Republic's north coast for Tuesday's burial of former major league outfielder Oscar Taveras.
Kaci Hickox, the nurse who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital despite exhibiting no Ebola symptoms after arriving from West Africa, won't follow the quarantine imposed by Maine officials, her attorney said tonight.
text Garrett: Jones delivered Romo news
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:25:51 UTC
Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones delivered the message that Tony Romo could return to the game, but he did not demand the quarterback play after suffering what has been called a bruised back in Monday's loss to the Redskins.
text Gordie Howe suffers serious stroke
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:20:47 UTC
Hockey great Gordie Howe suffered a serious stroke Sunday and has lost some function on the right side of his body and has difficulty speaking, his daughter, Cathy Purnell, confirmed to ESPN.com.
Tony Parker scored 23 points, Manu Ginobili had 20 and the San Antonio Spurs opened their title defense with a thrilling 101-100 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night.
Paul Kitterman, the 53-year-old father who went missing during halftime at Thursday's Denver Broncos-San Diego Chargers game, has been found safe, police said tonight.
Former baseball star Jose Canseco accidentally shot himself in the hand at his Las Vegas home Tuesday, police said.
Lorenzo Cain looped a two-run single and Eric Hosmer chopped a two-run double over shortstop in a seven-run second inning as the Kansas City Royals battered the San Francisco Giants 10-0 on Tuesday night to force a decisive Game 7 in the World Series.
A noisy rally was held outside Fresno's Community Regional Medical Center on Tuesday by a group who wants Fresno County to make sure the undocumented poor continue to get the medical treatment they need.
An unmanned space station supply rocket exploded tonight six seconds after launch from Wallops Island, Virginia. No one was injured at the launch facility but the rocket was totally destroyed.
Lindsay community member's voice support for an adult oriented business petitioning to get their operating license back.
Students and staff had been kept in classrooms as a precaution as police investigated a report of a person with a weapon on campus.
video Judge keeps Chukchansi Casino closed
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:01:50 UTC
A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction to keep Chukchansi Casino closed.
The pilot of a Hawker Hunter military aircraft died after crashing near a base in Point Mugu Wednesday afternoon, Ventura County fire officials said.
A woman whose severely disabled son died after alcohol was put in his IV was ordered released from jail Tuesday after a judge said prosecutors couldn't prove she intended to kill the child
text Large flightless bird closes Indiana highway
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 05:07:41 UTC
A large flightless bird forced the closing of a northern Indiana highway while police officers and motorists tried to chase it down
The source of a sick tortoise's discomfort became clear after a south Florida veterinarian took an X-ray: The animal had swallowed a turtle pendant
Former major league slugger Jose Canseco is recovering after shooting himself in the hand at his Las Vegas home.
Spider-Man, X-Men and The Hulk loomed large in a federal appeals court Tuesday as a Colorado company fought its latest battle with Disney for the rights to Marvel's iconic comic book characters
Florida jurors for a second time have convicted the founder of the International Polo Club in a fatal drunken-driving crash
A British man who spurns clothes has lost a legal bid to have public nudity declared a human right
British pop star Phil Collins has handed over his vast collection of artifacts related to the Battle of the Alamo and the Texas Revolution to the state of Texas
video Walmart hiring 300 for new Fresno store
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:08:16 UTC
A major retailer is actively looking to fill 300 positions in Central Fresno. A new Walmart super center is expected to help revive a neighborhood.
text D-Will: 'What pressure do I have?'
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:03:26 UTC
Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams said he does not think he has much pressure on himself heading into this season.
Can dogs feel happy? Depressed? Courageous? Photographer Ralph Hargarten's project "A Dog's Life" captures dogs seeming to portray a wide range of emotions.
Watch eyewitness video of the Antares rocket explosion that happened Tuesday at the Wallops Island launch complex in Virginia.
video PG&E unveils grid control system in Fresno
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:24:39 UTC
Keeping the power on is now a little bit easier in the Central Valley. PG&E unveiled its new electric grid control system in Fresno.
A jury made the decision Tuesday morning to convict Alfredo Chavez, after two and a half days of deliberating. The victim, 39-year-old Martin Garcia Zepeda was found beaten to death in his home in 2010.
text Peter Guber says word unintentional
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:36:10 UTC
Golden State Warriors co-owner Peter Guber wrote to team employees to say that he regrets if anybody was offended by his unintentional use of "hoodish" in an email.
text Kemba Walker gets $48M extension
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:36:08 UTC
The Charlotte Hornets have reached terms on a contract extension with prized guard Kemba Walker, according to league sources.
John Spinello, creator of the beloved medical board game "Operation," needs a real one himself.
text Champ Bailey calls it a career
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:31 UTC
Despite interest from "a couple of teams", former NFL standout cornerback Champ Bailey has decided to retire from the NFL to pursue other career opportunities, his agent, Jack Reale, said Tuesday.
text Dwight Howard: L.A. exit 'for myself'
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:50:19 UTC
Dwight Howard said Tuesday that Kobe Bryant's presence with the Los Angeles Lakers had nothing to do with his decision to leave the team and sign with the Houston Rockets last year.
The new Ice Bucket Challenge? Unicef UK Ambassador Jemima Khan has started a new trend, and celebrities are catching on.
text Attorney: Drop Karlos Williams probe
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:14:47 UTC
The attorney for the woman who Florida State running back Karlos Williams is alleged to have assaulted told ESPN.com on Tuesday that he has asked the Tallahassee Police Department to drop its investigation.
An unmanned rocket has exploded moments after liftoff in Virginia Tuesday evening.
This puppy will arrest you with its undeniable adorableness.
Jose, 18, arrived at the border as one of the hundreds of thousands of unaccompanied minors who come to America. Now he is taking college entrance exams, plays soccer on his high school team and has a green card all because he was placed with an America..
text Bucs trade Mark Barron to Rams
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 22:13:47 UTC
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made a pair of deals prior to Tuesday's trade deadline, sending safety Mark Barron to the St. Louis Rams and reserve linebacker Jonathan Casillas to the New England Patriots, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter and Field Yates.
Papa John's CEO John Schnatter attended the funeral of one of his employees who was murdered in a store robbery.
text Jeff Monken takes violations blame
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 22:03:39 UTC
A contrite Jeff Monken accepted responsibility on Tuesday for a football recruiting trip that happened a month after he was hired as head coach at Army and resulted in minor NCAA violations.
text Cat calls
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:45:30 UTC
Cat calls
text Kenny Hill in danger of losing job
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:28:10 UTC
Texas A&M offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Jake Spavital said Tuesday that Kenny Hill and true freshman Kyle Allen are competing for the right to start Texas A&M's next game on Saturday vs. Louisiana-Monroe.
text Blatt: 'We have a lot of work to do'
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:23:05 UTC
Lofty expectations are unavoidable for the Cleveland Cavaliers this season, but new coach David Blatt says the burden of his team being considered a championship-or-bust squad is unjust.
Lowe's is testing whether robots can improve its customer service, like helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.
text Titans QB brushes off J.J. Watt
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:59:36 UTC
Titans rookie Zach Mettenberger says Texans All-Pro J.J. Watt is entitled to his opinion but that he doesn't feel he's crossed any lines.
"When life hands you lemons, make awesome Halloween costumes."
text Gordon's driver's ed teacher killed
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:45:54 UTC
A retired Indiana school principal who was NASCAR star Jeff Gordon's driver's education teacher was killed with his wife in a crash in Tennessee while returning from watching Gordon race.
AT&T is being sued by the government over allegations it misled millions of smartphone customers about its unlimited data plans.
Children in a Florida county may experience a cruel trick instead of sweet treats this Halloween thanks to a group of wild hogs that are wreaking havoc on homes, authorities said.
Amber Vinson leaves Emory University Hospital Ebola-free.
text Scary Clowns Terrorizing France
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:30:03 UTC
Pranksters dressed as evil clowns are terrorizing residents in several French cities, some armed with guns, knives or baseball bats, police said.
text Rajon Rondo a 'nap-time' decision
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:04:05 UTC
Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is a nap-time decision for Wednesday's season opener against the Brooklyn Nets.
Robel Phillipos, friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, was convicted Tuesday of lying to federal agents during the investigation into the deadly 2013 attack.
Sheriff Dick Jenkins said deputies are searching for a single suspect.
Macy's first international store will open not in Canada or Europe, but on an island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
text Coach: Antonio Brown 'one of best'
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:53:11 UTC
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin may have unwittingly made an argument that Antonio Brown is deserving of serious consideration for the NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award at the midpoint of the season when he compared him to J.J. Watt.
text Unstoppable Lava Flow Reaches Hawaiian Town
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:22:47 UTC
A lava flow is bearing down on homes in Hawaii, with the lava advancing up to 10 yards per hour, officials said.
text Georgia waits on Todd Gurley ruling
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:57:27 UTC
Georgia's wait for a ruling from the NCAA on Todd Gurley's status continued into Monday's start of game-week preparations for Florida.
text Dak Prescott: 'Boot for fashion'
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:37:06 UTC
Mississippi State QB Dak Prescott says his foot injury is "nothing to worry about" and that he'll play Saturday against Arkansas.
Some people are finding it is possible to keep your lawn looking green while not using any water at all.
Frustration over taxes is as American as apple pie, but some U.S. citizens are becoming so overwhelmed by the Internal Revenue Service that they've decided to stop being Americans altogether. According to new Treasury Department data, 776 Americans ren..
text MJ: Next ring will mean most
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:01:34 UTC
In his four seasons as the majority owner of the NBA team in Charlotte, Michael Jordan has endured plenty, including the worst season in NBA history, but Jordan said Monday that the competitor in him has his eyes on a seventh NBA ring.
Drivers are so enthusiastic about gas prices below $3 that they are Tweeting photos at the pump. And they have U.S. oil production and European economic concerns to thank.
A Pomona SWAT officer was shot while trying to serve a search warrant in San Gabriel on Tuesday. He is hospitalized in critical condition.
text CVS, Rite Aid discontinue taking Apple Pay
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:29:23 UTC
CVS and Rite Aid stores have discontinued taking Apple Pay at stores nationwide. They haven't said why, but industry insiders suspect the companies are working with a group of large retailers to develop their own mobile wallet by next year.
Turns out her mom was wrong; Ava can meet George Washington.
A man's life savings have been recovered after an off-duty CHP sergeant found over $120,000 in cash in the middle of a Concord roadway on Monday.
text OK Go's new music video won't let you down
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:55:22 UTC
The band delivers again with an incredibly choreographed music video shot by a drone while the band rides robotic seats through a sea of colorful umbrellas
text Karlos Williams target of probe
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:50:32 UTC
Florida State running back Karlos Williams is being investigated for an alleged domestic assault.
An ad that ran during Sunday night's World Series game congratulated one team a bit too early.
text Tony Romo: Cowboys will 'move on'
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:30:16 UTC
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will undergo an MRI on Tuesday morning for a more complete look at the bruised back he suffered in the third quarter of Monday's 20-17 overtime loss to the Washington Redskins.
A Ventura County sheriff's deputy was killed after another driver crashed into him while the deputy was conducting a traffic stop early Tuesday morning.
text Bumgarner could pitch out of pen
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:44:53 UTC
San Francisco's Madison Bumgarner, who pitched a four-hit shutout Sunday, says he'll be available to make a relief appearance if needed as the Giants attempt to close out the World Series on Tuesday.
text How High School Shooter Lured His Victims
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:39:49 UTC
The Washington State high school student who shot five students, killing two of them, had invited them via text message to sit at the same lunch table the day of the cafeteria shooting, authorities said.
video Scammers using elders to prey on elders
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:53:59 UTC
Scammers have come up with a new way to have elders prey on elders.
text "Don't Peek" Chicken
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:21:19 UTC
Hey you, no peeking! There's a reason why we call this recipe "Don't Peek" Chicken! It's 'cause keeping the foil tight on this chicken casserole is what makes sure that all the yummy flavors spread throughout. So, resist the urge! (You'll thank us later!)
This midterm election cycle's trendiest attack line has put incumbent members of Congress in a no-win situation.
Colt McCoy directed Washington to Kai Forbath's 40-yard field goal in OT and Dallas was unable to answer after Tony Romo returned from an apparent injury, sending the Redskins to a 20-17 victory Monday that snapped the Cowboys' six-game winning streak.
It's easy to stay in your "clique" when you're a middle school student. One Fresno Unified School is hoping to break up those groups by taking part in a nationwide event.
A teenager charged with vandalizing a catholic church in Northwest Fresno has pleaded not guilty to the crime. Aaron Nevarez entered the plea in Fresno County court.
A recent rash of disability lawsuits has officials in the north valley taking action.
A federal judge could determine how soon the doors at Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino can reopen to the public at a special hearing on Wednesday.
text Rod Smith out after failed drug test
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 06:22:12 UTC
The Ohio State coaching staff wasn't sure it would have running back Rod Smith back for the start of his final season with the program, and according to The Columbus Dispatch, the senior won't be around for the end of it.
Dozens of World War II veterans are preparing to fly out of Castle Airport to see their memorial in Washington, D.C.
Basketball star LeBron James and his wife Savannah welcomed their third child - a baby girl, Zhuri, on Oct. 22, sources close to James confirmed to ABC News.
text LeBron's third child born Oct. 22
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 03:54:19 UTC
There is a new member of the James family.
text Bears' brass backs Jay Cutler
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 03:28:53 UTC
Despite Jay Cutler having a direct hand in at least four of Chicago's five losses through the first half of the season, Bears coach Marc Trestman and general manager Phil Emery remain committed to their $126.7 million quarterback.
Lately I've been losing sleep, as these Disney villains haunt my dreams.
It was Halloween Night on "Dancing with the Stars!" Head judge Len Goodman is back and this week, contestants performed team dances in addition to their partner routine.
The nurse who has been quarantined at a New Jersey hospital after treating Ebola patients will be released this afternoon and even though she said that she felt her human rights were being violated, Gov. Chris Christie thinks "when she has time to refle..
New mandatory quarantine rules alarm Americans battling Ebola in West Africa.
text Pete Carroll: 'Nothing to' Lynch rift
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 02:12:25 UTC
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll denied there is any problem with the team's relationship with running back Marshawn Lynch.
Virginia is the first state to announce it plans to physically remove from its highways a controversial guardrail system blamed by accident victims for injuries and deaths around the country. The move comes after Trinity Industries, the manufacturer of ..
Officials plagued by punctured tires, hacked emails and mysterious break-ins.
text Scott doubts Dwight Howard's drive
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:40:49 UTC
Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard clashed during their one-season stint as Los Angeles Lakers teammates in 2012-13. And Byron Scott believes he knows why.
The gold medalist made one bartender's night with at $400 tip.
text Will Muschamp accepts criticism
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:05:10 UTC
As criticism has mounted, Florida coach Will Muschamp says he's taking a "bunker mentality" these days. The fourth-year coach has come under fire from fans in recent weeks, and some of their barbs have hit close to home.
Have you ever wondered what it would look like if Ariel and Prince Eric's wedding happened in real life? Wonder no more.
text Jets to start Michael Vick vs. Chiefs
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 23:24:25 UTC
The New York Jets have a new quarterback -- Michael Vick.
The cold never bothered these hockey players anyway.
A popular student responsible for a shooting at a Washington state high school on Friday invited his victims to lunch by text message, then shot them at their table, investigators said Monday.
The Army has decided that troops returning from deployments to Liberia should be quarantined so they can be monitored for possible exposure to the Ebola virus and a general was among the first people affected.
A Maine woman was arrested by police while wearing a costume of the hit Japanese character.
A 5-year-old boy is under observation at New York City's Bellevue Hospital this morning after experiencing a 103-degree fever after returning home from Guinea Saturday, prompting Ebola concerns, officials told ABC News.
The Hollywood Hills East property has a recording studio, a pool and an incredible view.
You may have seen this cat's videos before, but this one's like a whole new world.
text Mike Matheny: Cards' family in pain
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:01:45 UTC
Cardinals manager Mike Matheny struggles to find the words to describe the impact of Oscar Taveras' passing.
text GM: Jets' 1-7 start 'unsatisfactory'
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:51:32 UTC
General manager John Idzik took the blame Monday for the New York Jets' 1-7 start, calling his performance "unsatisfactory," but showed support of embattled coach Rex Ryan.
text Lamarr Houston out for season
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:36:14 UTC
Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston tore an ACL while celebrating a sack of Patriots backup Jimmy Garoppolo late in New England's 51-23 victory Sunday.
text What the GOP Needs to Do to Win the Senate
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:36:11 UTC
Republicans enter the home stretch of the 2014 campaign favored to retake the Senate, based simply on the number of paths they have to 51 votes.
text Mike Smith: One game at a time
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:25:59 UTC
Falcons coach Mike Smith is not worried about his job despite his team's 2-6 record or its five-game losing streak.
text TCU needs more fireworks after win
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:15:47 UTC
The Horned Frogs' 82-27 home victory over Texas Tech on Saturday came with a cost: They scored so many points that they burned through their season supply of fireworks.
text Mookie Blaylock sentenced in fatality
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:05:34 UTC
Mookie Blaylock pleaded guilty Monday and received reduced prison time for his role in a suburban Atlanta car crash that killed a mother of five.
text Ebola Quarantine Controversy Explained
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:50:08 UTC
Health officials, lawyers and politicians sound off on Ebola quarantines.
A groom-to-be turned a tragedy into romantic triumph with this thoughtful marriage proposal.
text Aurora
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:13:17 UTC
Aurora
He also said it's taken a while to earn a sex symbol status compared to costar Emma Watson.
Police said after gunshots went off inside a home, they found illegal marijuana plants and five children living inside.
In a concept design, an airplane's windows are replaced with floor-to-ceiling screens displaying panoramic views captured by cameras mounted outside the plane.