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feed text Get Acquainted With the iPhone 6
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:13:00 UTC
The new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus is in your hands -- the culmination of weeks of anticipation. Now that the prize is in your hands, here's what you need to know to get acquainted with your new phone.
China has fined the British pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) $488.8 million (3 billion Yuan) for a "massive bribery network" to get doctors and hospitals to use its products.
WASHINGTON -- Sleeping in her hostel, "Saa" remembers being awoken by the sound of gunfire last April. "The Boko Haram people came into the school," the shy, young Nigerian woman quietly recalls. Soon after, Boko Haram militants ordered her and other fe..
The Pennsylvania man accused of killing a state trooper and wounding another trooper in an ambush is a military enthusiast who reenacted battles and may have been imitating Rambo, a fellow war reenactor told ABC News today.
Prosecutors say Nicole Dufault, a high school teacher in Maplewood, had sex with five 15-year-old students on school property and also in her car.
A Ford Mustang was split in half in a collision with an SUV early Friday morning next to Athens Park in South Los Angeles.
text Snyder: Auburn had our signals
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:07:52 UTC
Kansas State switched up its offensive signals Thursday night because coach Bill Snyder believed Auburn was stealing signs.
text Sources: Wolves offer max deal
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:07:51 UTC
The Timberwolves offer Eric Bledsoe a max contract in a sign-and-trade with the Suns, sources say.
text Dion Jordan banned until Oct. 20
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:57:43 UTC
Dolphins DE Dion Jordan is suspended four games for violating the NFL's policy on substance abuse.
text Goodell: New conduct policy on way
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:52:39 UTC
Roger Goodell said Friday there have been too many recent examples of the NFL "doing wrong" and "that starts with me," and followed it up with a goal of implementing new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl.
A man accused of deliberately starting a massive wildfire in Northern California pleaded not guilty to arson on Friday.
The parents of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham released an emotional letter to the school's students and faculty today saying they are still "optimistic" their daughter will return and urging students to be careful this weekend and ..
text Wes Welker ready to play
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:37:28 UTC
Broncos receiver Wes Welker, who was reinstated this week, is ready to go Sunday against the Seahawks.
iPhone fans crowded Apple stores early in anticipation of snatching up the iPhone 6, which debuted in stores Friday.
text Protection sought for Peterson son
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:27:19 UTC
Authorities in Minnesota have filed a petition seeking a protective order for the son of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
A Fountain Valley woman narrowly missed being hit by debris that possibly came from a JetBlue flight that made an emergency landing Thursday.
Civil rights activists called for actress Daniele Watts to apologize after claiming she was racially profiled and illegally detained.
text The Biggest Winners From Alibaba's IPO
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:06:49 UTC
The spirits of Alibaba's biggest shareholders were soaring along with the Chinese tech company's stock in the biggest initial public offering ever.
text LeBron banner to hang in Cleveland
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:01:47 UTC
A larger-than-life LeBron James will again tower over downtown.
Twitter users had many colorful comments regarding Roger Goodell's statements.
Talk about bad luck.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell admitted that he "got it wrong" when it came to the recent Ray Rice incident, pledging that he "will get it right" going forward.
Toy maker Hasbro is targeting girls by making toy gun play a more social activity.
Republican Kansas Senator Pat Roberts has had a tough few weeks. But the endangered Senator is set to receive a helping hand from "Kansas' favorite son."
Two people were killed and two others, including a 16-year-old driver, were injured in a solo-vehicle crash in Ontario Thursday night.
Commissioner Roger Goodell says that 'over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me.'
text Fans wait to trade in Rice jerseys
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:45:40 UTC
Thousands of Baltimore Ravens fans lined up with Ray Rice jerseys in hand to exchange them Friday in a team-organized event at the M&T Bank Stadium.
Newly released video shows a Georgia school bus as it slammed into a home.
Virginia police seized a car and searched an apartment today in their hunt for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham in what police said was a major break in the case.
Beverly Goldberg dishes out her tragic tales of parenting.
text John Abraham (concussion) to IR
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:39:50 UTC
The Cardinals put linebacker John Abraham on injured reserve due to concussions.
text MLB, MLBPA discuss new policy
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:39:50 UTC
The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players' union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such episodes.
text Mayweather called before state panel
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:14:39 UTC
The Nevada State Athletic Commission ordered Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Thursday to appear before the five-person panel at its meeting Tuesday to answer questions about unsafe training conditions at his Las Vegas gym.
text Obama: Problem 'affront' to humanity
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:14:36 UTC
President Barack Obama says campus sexual assault is "an affront to our basic humanity."
text NFL orders abuse awareness training
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:14:35 UTC
All NFL team personnel and staff will be required to undergo training on the prevention of domestic violence and sexual assault starting within 30 days, according to a letter commissioner Roger Goodell sent to team owners on Thursday.
Eyewitness News Reporter Jessica Holloway came to the rescue of an armadillo that was struggling to stay afloat in flood waters near Cullen Park.
This is a must do for all you donut-loving swashbucklers
text "Talk Like a Pirate Day" tweets
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:28:14 UTC
Collection of the best tweets from "Talk Like a Pirate Day"
The vote was on the American response to ISIS, but many senators had Iowa and 2016 on the mind.
text Jim McMahon to enter BYU's Hall
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:07:03 UTC
Former All-American quarterback Jim McMahon will have his No. 9 jersey retired as he enters the BYU Hall of Fame later this fall, the school announced Thursday.
Authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying a pair of burglary suspects who were caught on camera in Norco.
text Li Na, 32, retires, citing knee issues
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:41:49 UTC
Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has retired due to recurring knee injuries.
Eric Frein accused of killing a state trooper, injuring another.
video Southern California weather forecast Friday
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:28:16 UTC
Friday brings partly cloudy skies as temperatures fall to the upper 70s and 80s across the Southland.
text ABC7 events calendar - 7-day planner
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:21:50 UTC
See what's happening around town and submit your own events.
A single mother's dying wish was for her nurse to take care of her 8-year-old son when she's gone. She's gotten that, and so much more.
Dash cam video captures Ohio police officer's heroic rescue.
text No names mentioned in May report
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:50:38 UTC
San Jose police said Thursday they also responded to a 911 call in May at the home of 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald.
text Suspect arrested in murder of Redlands teen
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:47:44 UTC
A suspect was arrested Thursday in the murder of a 17-year-old boy in Redlands. The victim was found in an alley.
Scotland's pro-independence leader Alex Salmond resigned as first minister and leader of his political party Friday, hours after Scots voted to remain in the United Kingdom.
The 'banana bandit' has not been caught.
A cyclist has his GoPro camera on when a man pulls a gun on him.
You'll take pride in this touching Yankees tribute.
A stray dog in the Sky Valley area got his head stuck in a plastic jar on Thursday.
text Big Day for Apple's Plus-Sized Phones
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:00:11 UTC
September 19 has been circled on the calendar of Apple enthusiasts who woke up in the middle of the night last week to pre-order the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Others have spent days camped outside Apple stores for a chance to be one of the first c..
A proud dad named Steve took pictures of his son, Ray, growing up every day from when he was a newborn in the summer of 2010 until now.
A woman was detained after trespassing at Keanu Reeves' Hollywood Hills home on Monday, Los Angeles police said.
text Vick says Goodell 'doing a great job'
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:09:50 UTC
New York Jets quarterback Michael Vick, who was on the receiving end of Roger Goodell's justice seven years ago, defended the embattled NFL commissioner, saying Thursday that Goodell doesn't deserve to lose his job.
A man has an Ohio police officer to thank for saving his life after the officer dragged him out of a burning car.
But the phone's OK, so it wound up as an inadvertent ad for Apple.
Scotland won't be leaving the United Kingdom after all.
A reward totaling $50,000 has been offered for information about missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham and police said they are looking for a man with a slight beer belly who was reportedly seen with the sophomore on the night she vanished.
As the worst-ever Ebola outbreak shows no sign of slowing, government officials have now resorted to desperate measures to stop the virus from infecting more people.
Ryan threw for 286 yards and three touchdowns, Jones hauled in nine passes for 161 yards and a couple of scores, and Hester set an NFL record with his 20th return for a TD as the Falcons routed the hapless Tampa Bay Buccaneers 56-14.
text Arians: 'Floored' by Dwyer arrest
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:07:56 UTC
Jonathan Dwyer is not allowed to return to the Cardinals this season, and his long-term future with the team is in doubt unless he's exonerated from assault charges in a domestic violence incident involving his wife and young son, coach Bruce Arians said.
text Scots reject independence in historic vote
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:01:44 UTC
Scottish voters have rejected independence and decided that Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom.
video Kerry Washington talks 'Scandal,' motherhood
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:58:51 UTC
Kerry Washington shares her thoughts on what it takes to balance work on 'Scandal,' while taking care of her young daughter.
A Texas mother of five who sentenced to life in prison after being convicted in the 2006 salt poisoning death of her adopted son now has a new shot at freedom.
A Los Angeles animal shelter program helps families struggling to support their pets in order to keep them together.
Hackers compromised about 56 million credit and debit cards at Home Depot stores between April and September 2014.
Long Beach police went door-to-door Thursday searching for clues to a gunman who killed a teenager and two others last year.
Nick Marshall threw two touchdown passes, Auburn forced three turnovers and the fifth-ranked Tigers held on to beat mistake-prone No. 20 Kansas State 20-14.
'Gordo,' a little dog injured during a wild high-speed police pursuit through South L.A. Wednesday night, had his hind leg successfully operated on Thursday afternoon.
Prosecutors rested their case against a firefighter and his mother accused of beating a woman for feeding stray cats in a West Adams neighborhood last year.
A man has been charged with deliberately starting a Northern California wildfire that has shown explosive growth and driven nearly 2,800 people from their homes, authorities said Thursday.
Surveillance video shows two women allegedly pretending to be maids to burglarize a home in Laguna Niguel.
Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill Thursday morning designed to curb 'runaway production' of TV and film projects in California.
A JetBlue plane was forced to make an emergency landing today in California because of engine problem, the airline said.
A man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself in a shooting at a home in a small town in North Florida Thursday.
A JetBlue flight safely made an emergency landing at Long Beach Airport Thursday morning after reporting an engine problem.
text Fisher brushes off Winston criticism
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:15:13 UTC
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher dismissed any criticism that Jameis Winston's half-game suspension for his profane and sexually charged outburst was too light.
text Devin Hester sets return TD mark
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:29:29 UTC
Atlanta Falcons return man Devin Hester set an NFL record with the 20th return score of his career when he returned a second-quarter punt 62 yards for a touchdown against Tampa Bay on Thursday night.
Two U.S. senators are preparing legislation to better protect ailing coal miners who are suffering from black lung disease on the heels of reports by ABC News and the Center for Public Integrity that exposed flaws in the federal benefits program.
A $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for abandoning a Chihuahua at a dumpster in Jurupa Valley.
text Anheuser-Busch deal has out clause
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:12:27 UTC
If Anheuser-Busch wanted to drop its sponsorship of the NFL, it potentially could without penalty.
Think your rent is high? See how it matches up again the priciest places in the U.S.
video Stanley Cup trophy comes to ABC7
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:57:46 UTC
The Stanley Cup travels around the world, and it landed at ABC7's headquarters in Glendale on Thursday.
He was involved in a shooting in Tempe.
A disabled mortuary student is in a bizarre battle for a parking spot at her South Los Angeles apartment complex.
text Roddy White, Doug Martin ruled out
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:55:54 UTC
Falcons wide receiver Roddy White and Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy and running back Doug Martin were inactive for Thursday night's game in Atlanta.
The incident took place in the family's home in Gilchrist County.
text Vikings cut WR Jerome Simpson
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:45:45 UTC
The Vikings released Jerome Simpson on Thursday following the revelation of more trouble for the wide receiver: three misdemeanors related to a previously unreported incident this summer.
Actor Simon Pegg stars in 'Hector and the Search for Happiness,' playing a psychiatrist searching the globe for what makes us happy.
The iPhone 6 doesn't actually go on sale until Friday, but fans are lining up outside Apple stores anyways.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents found several classic cars stolen decades ago in ships at the Port of LA and Long Beach.
video Belly fat linked to increased health risks
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:06:46 UTC
A study linking belly fat to increased health risks also found that waistline circumference has recently increased more than 1 inch.
text Tech DC Matt Wallerstedt resigns
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:02:33 UTC
Texas Tech defensive coordinator Matt Wallerstedt abruptly resigned Thursday after sources told ESPN.com that the coach was suspected of being under the influence of an unknown substance while on campus.
Four children in Southern California have been infected by enterovirus 68, a rare cold virus that has already affected children in 16 states.
The Senate passed a stop gap funding measure Thursday which includes authorization for the President's plan to train and arm Syrian moderates in the fight against ISIS.
Within the next month, dog owners who do not leash their dogs could face hefty fines under a new ordinance.
The iconic sci-fi and comic book franchises meet up in this cool easter egg.
Pershing Square, a 5-acre park located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, is going to receive a $2 million renovation.
The FBI added suspected cop shooter Eric Frein to its 10 Most Wanted fugitive list today and the reward for information leading to his capture now totals $175,000.
Images of the destruction caused by Hurricane Odile.
text 5 Myths About Obama's ISIS Plan Debunked
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:45:44 UTC
It's been a pivotal week on the international stage, particularly when it comes to President Obama's plan to "degrade, and ultimately destroy" ISIS, the terrorist group. But the details of the plan can be confusing.
Jonathan Dwyer is the fourth professional football player in the past two weeks to be taken off the field as a result of legal actions surrounding alleged domestic abuse.
text Coach: Manziel 'always an option'
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:30:30 UTC
The Cleveland Browns will always have a set of plays ready for Johnny Manziel to run, but whether they use play is decided during the game, according to offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan.
text Ron Washington explains resignation
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:05:08 UTC
Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said Thursday that he resigned earlier this month because he was "not true to my wife."
An off-duty Long Beach police officer was killed in an accident on the 710 Freeway in the city of Paramount Wednesday night.
Police say an East Tennessee father forced his son to drink alcohol until he passed out as a punishment after he caught the 15-year-old drinking.
More than two weeks after Home Depot's cyber attack first discovered, the home retailer said today a payment data breach exposed 56 million credit and debit cards. The company said the breach has been contained and the malware responsible eliminated. ..
A San Francisco supervisor is holding a hearing to consider providing an HIV prevention drug to all San Franciscans who need it.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday.
text More pot woes for Jerome Simpson
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:19:28 UTC
Vikings receiver Jerome Simpson is cited for marijuana possession again.
text Disney unveils its 'Frozen' wedding dress
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:17:33 UTC
Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings & Honeymoons releases a design sketch of their new Elsa-inspired wedding gown.
text Watch US Intel Chief Try Stand Up Comedy
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:14:21 UTC
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, a normally serious guy, took on the role of comedian in front of a group of intelligence wonks today.
text Jonathan Dwyer on non-injury list
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:59:07 UTC
The Arizona Cardinals put running back Jonathan Dwyer on reserve non-injury list
The Los Angeles Unified School District will return three federally-funded grenade launchers, but keep an armored vehicle and M16 rifles..
text R&A votes in women as members
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:54:04 UTC
The Royal & Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews has voted overwhelmingly to admit female members for the first time.
A British citizen captured in Syria two years ago has resurfaced today in a new ISIS propaganda video released on YouTube. But unlike the previous gruesome beheading videos of three westerners, journalist John Cantlie is seen alive, seated alone at a d..
Our Pets of the Week on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, are two sweet Chihuahuas named Mimi and Lucky. Please give them a good home!
video 6-year-old boy fatally stabbed in Florence
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:21:17 UTC
A 6-year-old boy was fatally stabbed in the Florence-Firestone area early this morning, sheriff's officials said.
When exiting out of the Bikram Hot Yoga, Sarah Palin was caught unexpected as paparazzi snapped photos of her looking unkempt after a workout. However, instead of fighting the viral spread of the photos, she posted them on her Facebook, herself.
text Coach K: No advantage exists
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:03:10 UTC
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said the notion that coaching USA Basketball gives him a recruiting advantage is "utterly ridiculous."
The resilient pooch caught in the middle of a high-speed Los Angeles car chase is recovering after being hit, but he's expected to be OK, the hospital told ABC News today.
Authorities are asking for the public's help to identify a woman who was found confused and disoriented at City Bank in Mission Viejo on Tuesday.
text Police: Jonathan Dwyer hit wife, son
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:47:06 UTC
Police say Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife after she refused his sexual advances, and broke her nose.
Local chef Meg Hall reveals unique, healthy breakfast choices for those on the go.
Military protocol wasn't going to stop this three-year-old from hugging his mom
text Peterson's mom comes to his defense
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:31:57 UTC
The mother of Adrian Peterson came to his defense Wednesday in her first public comments since the running back's indictment for child abuse, saying he has six kids and "wants to be a good father to them all."
text Sherman comes back at Chargers
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:06:40 UTC
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman criticizes Chargers players who called him out after Sunday's game.
Morgan Essenheimer is relieved to be home, back with her fiance in California.
text Verizon maintains NFL partnership
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:01:33 UTC
Verizon, the NFL's largest sponsor, will continue its endorsement of the league despite the surge in high-profile domestic violence incidents involving players.
The costume is being deemed insensitive after two girls quoted Slender Man as inspiration for stabbing their classmate.
The Scots wasted no words when they settled on language for the ballot used to determine whether they'll break away from the United Kingdom: "Should Scotland be an independent country?"
Doctors Without Borders calls Sierra Leone's Ebola lockdown 'coercive.'
The family of 19-year-old Brandon Reeve had surveillance cameras installed at his grave in Middletown after items began disappearing a few years ago.
Four-year-old 'Mayhem' is creating runway-worthy dresses using little more than tissue paper and tape.
Our ABC7 Cool Kid for Thursday, Sept. 18, is Christian Gulack, who is motivated to make a difference in the fight against multiple sclerosis.
The AVP beach volleyball tournament will be held this weekend in Huntington Beach.
A frightening scene played out in Melbourne, Australia, this past weekend as a baby stroller rolled off a train platform and onto the tracks.
video 'Eye on LA' visits LA's best burger spots
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:45:16 UTC
Thursday is National Cheeseburger Day! 'Eye on L.A.' host Tina Malave checked out a few of the best burger spots in town.
A couple whose unborn baby is expected to have a brief life is making an effort to make the most of their time with their son.
text Slender Man costumes
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:42:17 UTC
Slender Man costumes
Sarah Manchester, a math teacher from Maryland, is only the third contestant to win the $1 million grand prize.
text Longhorns' David Ash won't return
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:25:28 UTC
Longhorns quarterback David Ash has elected to end his football career after struggling with concussion symptoms for the past year.
The Royal Observatory, in Greenwich, London, announced the winning images in its annual Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.
text Jermaine Whitehead suspended
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:10:19 UTC
Safety Jermaine Whitehead will not play for No. 5 Auburn on Thursday at No. 20 Kansas State due to a violation of team rules, according to reports.
text Devon Still, Payton talk for first time
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:10:18 UTC
Devon Still and Sean Payton chatted for the first time Thursday morning on ESPN's Mike & Mike radio show since the Saints coach purchased 100 of the Bengals defensive tackle's jersey from the team's website, proceeds of which to pediatric cancer research.
Sheriff's deputies opened fire on two robbery suspects in Compton, injuring one man. A search is underway for the second suspect.
Faced with widespread news reports of lost limbs and painful deaths tied to highway guardrails that have pierced vehicles, federal officials are backing a nationwide study of whether guardrails are as safe in reality as they appear to be in crash tests.
text Jonathan Dwyer arrested, deactivated
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:50:01 UTC
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with two altercations at his home in late July involving a 27-year-old woman and an 18-month-old child.
Mourners are gathering in northeastern Pennsylvania today for the funeral of a state trooper slain last week in an ambush attack. The trooper's suspected gunman remains on the loose this morning.
It's a moment of triumph and panic rolled into one.
text FSU to sit Jameis Winston for half
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:34:03 UTC
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after he was seen shouting an obscene sexual phrase on campus Tuesday.
text Drew Brees: We're not all 'brutes'
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:07:36 UTC
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt said Wednesday that NFL players shouldn't be negatively stereotyped in in the wake of recent scandals that have engulfed the league.
Talk about a love that stands the test of time.
Derek Jeter ended an 0-for-28 slump that was the second-worst of his career, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Wednesday night.
The Carolina Panthers' Greg Hardy followed the Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson today onto the commissioner's exempt list, making them ineligible to play until allegations of domestic abuse are resolved. A third player, Arizona Cardinals Jonathan Dwye..
C.J. Wilson pitched seven dominant innings of one-hit ball, C.J. Cron hit a three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Angels shut out the Seattle Mariners 5-0 on Wednesday night and clinched the AL West title when the A's lost to the Rangers 6-1 an hour later.
Sneak previews, livestreams, and more from this app perfect for any TV fan.
Scotland is voting on whether to leave its 307-year-old union with England and become an independent state.
Two suspects led Los Angeles police officers and CHP on a high-speed pursuit in South Los Angeles Wednesday night.
text Angels beat Mariners 5-0, win AL West title
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:02:38 UTC
The Los Angeles Angels clinched the AL West title Wednesday night.
text Adrian Peterson put on exempt list
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:56:57 UTC
Admitting they "made a mistake," the Minnesota Vikings changed course Wednesday as running back Adrian Peterson was placed on the NFL's exempt list, barring him from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved.
text Greg Hardy placed on exempt list
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:51:53 UTC
Carolina Panthers star defensive end Greg Hardy has agreed to be placed on the NFL's exempt list.
text Wes Welker 'excited' to be back
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:46:02 UTC
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker said Wednesday he feels great physically and "excited, just really excited,'' to be back with the team.
Doctors say they're seeing a sharp increase in patients with heat-related problems like dehydration.
Workers were still cleaning up the mess at Elsinore High School in Wildomar after a storm brought flooding and high winds.
Officials now say a wildfire that ripped through a Northern California town destroyed about 110 homes and damaged another 90.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday on aggravated assault charges involving a woman and their 18-month-old child.
The fatal shooting of Ezell Ford by Los Angeles police is now the subject of a $75 million claim and a federal civil rights lawsuit.
The customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in 'Easy Rider' is coming to auction.
High-profile cases involving professional athletes are bringing new light to the issue of domestic violence.
An angry driver took it upon himself to avoid having his car impounded in a London suburb. His extreme tactic was caught on camera.
text Colin Kaepernick fined $11K by NFL
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:06:39 UTC
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick maintained his stance Wednesday that he "didn't say anything" to warrant an unsportsmanlike penalty for inappropriate language in Sunday night's 28-20 loss to the Chicago Bears.
An artist who once worked on cartoons is now creating artwork inspired by old toy soldiers, whose damage is seen as a metaphor for real life.
This map explains the Obama administration's strategy for defeating ISIS in Iraq.
The remnants of Odile will surge moisture into the southwest causing extreme rain and dangerous flash floods.
The government-loathing fugitive accused of shooting two state troopers was a history buff who worked on war films and documentaries, even playing the part of a German soldier in one movie about World War II.
A 20-year-old Chicago woman was sentenced to five years in the 2012 DUI crash that killed a 5-year-old child.
video Santa Ana Wildfire Threat Index unveiled
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:18:20 UTC
The Santa Ana Wildfire Threat Index will use weather modeling to rank fire danger in four zones during the hot, dry wind events.
text Pizza Hut testing 'skinny slice' pies
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:14:58 UTC
Pizza Hut is testing out a lighter pizza in two U.S. markets as a way to improve its menu and regain competitive footing.
text PHOTOS: Women on death row
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:56:32 UTC
Only 14 female inmates have been executed since the Supreme Court lifted the moratorium on capital punishment in 1976.
Doubts greet Secretary of State John Kerry's belief that moderate Syrian rebels will take on ISIS and then resume fighting Assad regime.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was diagnosed with rare cancer Wednesday, only days after withdrawing from re-election bid.
Thousands of Southern California residents remain without power on Wednesday afternoon, as the unusually hot weather continues.
The Republican-controlled House has voted to give President Barack Obama the authority for the U.S. military to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels.
A French doctor working for the nonprofit Doctors Without Borders contracted Ebola while treating sick patients in Liberia.
text Ex-Raven gives kidney to brother
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:54:05 UTC
Ma'ake and Chris Kemoeatu share a lifelong love of football, an alma mater and now, a pair of kidneys.
text Missing UVA Student Seen on Video
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:43:55 UTC
Ghostly surveillance images of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham released in hopes it helps in finding the sophomore who disappeared last weekend.
The stock market rose Wednesday after the Federal Reserve told investors to expect low interest rates for a while yet, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average to a record high.
This musician could have let the butterflies (or rather butterfly) dictate her performance, but she kept playing.
Riley the dachshund mix may not be large in stature, but he proved to be quite the daredevil.
Dancing drama! Who was the first couple booted off 'Dancing With The Stars' Tuesday night?
Tommy Chong and his partner Peta Murgatroyd talk about their spicy, hot, and maybe even a little 'X-rated' Salsa for week 2 of 'Dancing With The Stars.'
A man in his 40s died after being rescued from the roof of a Farmer John property in Vernon Tuesday night.
Alfonso Ribeiro and his partner Witney Carson talk about the pressure of staying on top in week 2 with their 'hip-hop' Samba.
Antonio Sabato Jr. and his partner Cheryl Burke talk about keeping it light and fun during their 'Dancing With The Stars' rehearsals.
Fashion designer Betsy Johnson thanks her fans for giving her a second shot on 'Dancing With The Stars' and jokes about her week 2 Foxtrot with partner Tony Dovolani.
'Pretty Little Liars' actress Janel Parrish talks about her 'fun journey' on 'Dancing With The Stars' and next week's masquerade-themed Foxtrot with partner Val Chmerkovskiy.
Lea Thompson and her partner Artem Chigvintsev talk about staying positive and keeping up the energy during rehearsals for 'Dancing With The Stars.'
Race car driver Michael Waltrip talks about his frustration with his first dance and his confidence in his ability to pick up partner Emma Slater's 'sexy' Samba for week 2 on 'Dancing With The Stars.'
text Joe West suspended one game
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:26:11 UTC
Veteran umpire Joe West has been suspended one game without pay for grabbing Jonathan Papelbon's jersey during an altercation Sunday with the Philadelphia Phillies closer.
Jonathan Bennett and his partner Allison Holker talk about focusing on technique for their 'spicy' week 2 Cha Cha on 'Dancing With The Stars.'
Randy Couture and his partner Karina Smirnoff talk about their week 2 Cha Cha and showing the UFC fighter's softer side on 'Dancing With The Stars.'
text Jackson: Not 'missing this game'
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:05:49 UTC
DeSean Jackson made it clear at the end of his press conference. Bad shoulder or not, the Washington Redskins receiver plans on playing Sunday's game against his former team at Philadelphia.
When a Phoenix dental hygienist spotted something strange in the mouths of her patients, she spoke up. And now the toothpaste manufacture is taking action.
Doctors are trying out high-intensity frequency ultrasound, a form of robotic technology, to destroy cancerous tumors in the body.
Bethany Mota and partner Derek Hough talk about how the YouTube star is already preparing for their week 2 Foxtrot.
text Texas, Michigan schedule games
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:50:30 UTC
With the matchup between college football's top two all-time wins leaders is on hold for the foreseeable future, the Michigan Wolverines have moved on to the next closest option.
Sadie Robertson talks about the fun of 'Dancing With The Stars' and working with Mark Ballas despite the bumps, bruises and stress.
Police said a man dressed as an elderly woman entered a bank in North Carolina and passed a note to the teller demanding money.
text Vikings place Adrian Peterson on exempt list
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:30:02 UTC
The Minnesota Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt/commissioner's permission list.
Award-winning actress and singer, Liza Minnelli, recovers from back surgery this week and sends her love to fans and well-wishers.
text Greg Hardy, Panthers talk exempt list
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:14:22 UTC
Greg Hardy did not practice Wednesday with the Carolina Panthers, who are considering the possibility of placing the star defensive end on the NFL's exempt list, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Tavis Smiley and his partner Sharna Burgess talk about the first 'Dancing With The Stars' elimination and how they're preparing for week two.
text Nike suspends Adrian Peterson deal
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:04:15 UTC
Nike has suspended its contract with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, announcing the decision Wednesday as part of a statement which also addressed the company's role as a partner with the NFL.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says they are "prepared."
Olympian Lolo Jones says she's 'devastated' and 'crushed' for her partner, newbie Keo Motsepe, after the couple was eliminated in the first week of 'Dancing With The Stars' Season 19.
An 11-year-old girl was hospitalized in critical condition after being hit by a car while walking to school in Anaheim Wednesday morning.
A group of savvy Twitter users gave Philadelphia police a big lead in investigating a violent hate crime.
text Obama Doubles Down: No 'Ground War in Iraq'
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:23:20 UTC
Speaking to hundreds of military personnel, President Obama today sought to reassure the people tasked with carrying out his new anti-terror strategy that "the American forces that have been deployed to Iraq do not and will not have a combat mission."
text Adrian Peterson put on exempt list
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:13:11 UTC
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been placed on the NFL's exempt list, which bars him from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved, the team said early Wednesday morning.
More details are starting to emerge about what happened during Joan Rivers' vocal cord procedure that ultimately resulted in her death.
An artist is giving people a window into the past by taking famous black and white photos and adding color.
The Minnesota Vikings have reversed course on the handling of running back Adrian Peterson, placing him on the exempt/commissioner's permission list -- meaning he is suspended indefinitely from all team activities amid his child-abuse case.
text The richest cities in each U.S. state
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:05:07 UTC
Find out where the richest area is in your state.
A CD/DVD featuring live performances by singer Whitney Houston, including her last in 2009, is scheduled to be released Nov. 10.
Schools in one northeastern Pennsylvania district are closed this morning as authorities search for the survivalist suspected in a deadly ambush against state police troopers.
A mom and dad from our area are helping their baby live its life to the fullest before it is even born.
The Scots are about to decide their destiny. With a mixture of raucous argument, romantic nostalgia, economic number-crunching, and hair-raising suspense, millions of Scots are bracing for the vote Thursday. The urgency in the air is palpable.
Federal authorities have charged an upstate New York man with trying to persuade two others in the United States to join the Islamic State, or ISIS, the terrorist group wreaking havoc in Iraq and Syria that U.S. officials have been outspoken about for w..
Two Riverside women have been arrested on suspicion of burglarizing homes throughout Orange County while posing as housekeepers.
text 'NBA 2K15' offers option of 3D faces
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:07:03 UTC
"NBA 2K15" is angling for a slam dunk with an innovative new way to put players in the game.
text Wes Welker rejoining Broncos
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:56:49 UTC
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker is eligible to return to work thanks to the agreement by the NFL and its union on a new policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
A woman gave birth shortly after she fought off an alleged attacker in a grocery store parking lot, police say.
text NFL, union approve new PED policy
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:31:22 UTC
The NFL and its union announced agreement on "improvements" to the policy on performance enhancing drugs that includes testing for human growth hormone, neutral arbitration for appeals and will return three previously suspended players back to the field.
The breakwater in San Pedro Bay was damaged by the giant swells and waves from Hurricane Marie.
Several balloons were harmed in the making of this video.
Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo is about to open a new neuroscience and spine institute with the latest technology.
text Joe Girardi: 'Pitch the right way'
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:06:00 UTC
Following a loss that saw three New York Yankees ejected and the benches clear, a "pissed" Joe Girardi accused the Tampa Bay Rays of pitching inside incompetently.
Trigger finger, a condition that affects the mobility of fingers and thumbs, can be treated without a surgical procedure.
An at-home dermatological device could reduce dark spots, acne scars and wrinkles on the face if used properly.
You could win free textbooks for a year, if you can beat this guy at Madden.
"We can't reverse what's happened in Syria, but we can change how the story ends."
The photographs can be seen clearly from the public sidewalk. They are so vile, so intentionally pornographic, that just about anyone would be offended by their public display.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy James Sexton was found guilty of conspiracy and obstruction of justice Tuesday.
text Man arrested in Paul George burglary
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:15:01 UTC
Police have arrested a man in connection with the April burglary at the Indianapolis home of Indiana Pacers star Paul George.
In a country where the ruling elite are accustomed to a life of privilege - everything from special lounges at airports to evading taxes - call it a case of the 99 percent getting a bit of revenge.