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In a true "you have to see it to believe it" moment, a college quarterback managed to catch his own pass and then score a touchdown.
text Kobe on Mag article: 'I just roll with it'
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:24:08 UTC
Kobe Bryant, speaking to media after an ESPN The Magazine piece suggested he played a significant role in the Lakers' recent slide, said it wasn't the first critical article focused on him and wouldn't be the last.
A passenger who arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from Brussels on United flight 998 Tuesday was being evaluated for possible symptoms of Ebola, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
A family of four mountain lions was caught on video roaming the mountains in Big Dalton Canyon Wilderness Park above Glendora.
The death penalty phase of Jodi Arias' murder trial started today with both sides promising it would be just as graphic as the original murder trial, and the prosecution fulfilled on that immediately.
Seven players face criminal charges in the alleged hazing.
A human trafficking victim who spent 22 years wrongly imprisoned for murder is now helping to free others from modern day slavery.
The NFL emailed questionnaires to nearly 2,000 sports fans in Los Angeles Tuesday to get a sense if the city is ready for the return of an NFL team.
A man is dead following a shooting that resulted in a two-vehicle crash in South El Monte Tuesday afternoon, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies said.
text Fabricio Werdum gets Mark Hunt
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:41:29 UTC
UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has withdrawn from a scheduled title defense against Fabricio Werdum on Nov. 15 in Mexico City due to an injury to his right knee.
text Nikola Vucevic agrees to 4-year deal
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:41:28 UTC
The Orlando Magic reached terms on a contract extension Tuesday with center Nikola Vucevic, according to team sources.
Proposition 47 is a ballot initiative that would reduce the penalties for certain nonviolent crimes.
Southern Californian Harvard student Dario Guerrero Meneses, who was stuck in Mexico for months, crossed back into the US on Tuesday.
Downey High School teacher Brandon Hitchcock was arrested Friday for unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor.
Ben Bradlee, the Washington Post executive editor who oversaw stories on the Pentagon Papers and the Watergate scandal, has died at age 93.
An L.A. deputy city attorney was ordered to register as a sex offender for life Tuesday after pleading no contest to a child pornography possession charge.
Bryan Stow has spoken out for the very first time about the brutal attack at Dodger Stadium that left him severely brain damaged.
Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason roll.
text Mo'ne Davis spot won't affect eligibility
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:30:40 UTC
Appearing in a commercial that aired during Game 1 of the World Series will not compromise the amateur status of Little League pitcher Mo'ne Davis should she choose to play college sports.
text Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals 7-1
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:59:16 UTC
The San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night's World Series opener.
Sunny skies and warmer temperatures are forecast across the Southland Wednesday with temps mostly in the lower 80s.
text Ray Rice files grievance vs. Ravens
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:19:36 UTC
Ray Rice has filed a grievance against the Baltimore Ravens for terminating his contract, multiple sources confirmed to ESPN.
Billions of dollars have been put into Los Angeles' mass transit system over the past 20 years, but parking issues are making it hard to lure new riders.
text Coaching staff suspended at meeting
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:54:20 UTC
The coaching staff of a high school football team rocked by charges of sexual assault and hazing has been suspended.
Two patients are being monitored in isolation at The University of Chicago Medical Center and Rush University Medical Center after reporting Ebola-like symptoms, officials say. Neither patient is believed to have been exposed to the disease.
Accused cop killer Eric Frein, the subject of a massive manhunt stretching for more than five weeks, has recently been spotted twice near his old high school, police said.
Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Krekorian insisted there is no Ebola crisis in the United States Tuesday as health officials assured the public they're prepared to meet any threat.
text Pats DE Chandler Jones out 1 month
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:47:51 UTC
New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones will be out for one month after suffering a hip injury, according to a Boston Globe report.
Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Ramon C. Cortines says resolving the so-called MiSiS meltdown is going to take time and will cost money.
Food Day L.A. at City Hall brings government leaders and grass root organizations together to showcase community food projects.
The 33-year-old has opened up via Twitter about how he still is not sure how he contracted the disease but does not regret going to Liberia to help spread the word about Ebola's impact on west Africa.
The FBI has tracked down three American teenage girls in Germany while they were en route to Syria to join militant groups, a law enforcement official told ABC News today.
Parents can let their kids stay up late to enjoy these spooky Halloween classics.
Spider Dog: A terrifying, hairy, eight-legged monster that will run right up to you and probably sniff your pants
A man has left a lasting legacy for his family that will continue long after his recent death in the form of dozens of letter to his wife, their community and his 1-year-old daughter.
Mitchell Whisenhunt wrote more than 30 letters to his wife Ashley and their 1-year-old daughter before he died last week.
The freelance cameraman being treated for Ebola is now free of the virus and will be released soon, the Omaha hospital where he is being treated said Tuesday.
A judge reversed course Monday and dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Donald Sterling's mistress against the estranged wife of the former Los Angeles Clippers owner.
A sheared fire hydrant flooded a Chevron gas station in Ontario and caused the roof to collapse on Tuesday morning.
A 61-year-old woman is recovering after being attacked by a pit bull while on a walk in an unincorporated area of Riverside County.
Chicago corrections officer Jason Marek is accused of smuggling sandwiches stuffed with marijuana into Cook County Jail.
Suburban Seattle police say they contacted actress Misty Upham, known for her roles in 'August: Osage County,' 'Frozen River' and 'Django Unchained,' several times before she was found dead in a ravine last week.
video Prop 46 author receives death threats
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:21:32 UTC
The author of Prop 46 received a serious death threat over a hotly debated topic on this year's November ballot.
At least 20,000 buildings in Los Angeles are at risk from the threat of a big earthquake, and so is the city's economy.
text Sports leagues file restraining order
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:10:14 UTC
The NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues filed a motion for a temporary restraining order Tuesday in an effort to halt legalized sports betting in New Jersey.
text Michael Sam waived by Cowboys
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:10:13 UTC
The Cowboys cut ties with defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, and signed linebacker Troy Davis.
Stanley Kubrick's horror masterpiece gets a furniture face lift in this funny advertisement.
text Jobs and internships at ABC7 Los Angeles
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:33:40 UTC
See the latest career opportunities and job postings for ABC7 in Los Angeles.
text Epic 'selfie' fail caught on live TV
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:20:45 UTC
Let this be a lesson to us all: if you are taking a selfie while walking down a pier, make sure you don't get caught on live TV falling into the water. Take a look.
Federal officials today demanded that a leading guardrail maker perform new crash tests on guardrails that already line American roads coast to coast, a day after a Texas jury found the company duped the U.S. government during a safety approval process ..
text Lay's newest flavor: Wasabi Ginger
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:59:59 UTC
Lay's Kettle-Cooked Wasabi Ginger is the winner of its latest 'do us a flavor' contest, beating out bacon mac and cheese, cappuccino and mango salsa.
Staples may have a hard time finding an "Easy Button" in response to a data breach that the U.S. Secret Service is now investigating.
A Fort Bragg soldier who has been overseas in Afghanistan for 10 months gave his daughter a surprise she'll always remember.
A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy pleaded no contest to child sexual molestation Tuesday for having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl.
A Clearwater, Florida wrestling coach was arrested for battering two high students while they were naked.
'Django Unchained' actress Daniele Watts has been charged with lewd conduct for alleged indecent exposure in a public space.
While the officer takes a defensive attitude when being asked for his ID, the citizen continues to assert his civil authority until the officer complies. Take a look.
Car troubles don't always have to empty out your wallet. See how little-known hidden warranties can save you cash on car repairs.
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three Americans being held in North Korea, was abruptly allowed to leave today on a U.S. government jet.
text Charges 'fundamentally unfounded'
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:52:41 UTC
The NCAA and Oklahoma State announce that allegations of widespread misconduct in the football program outlined in a Sports Illustrated expose last year were "fundamentally unfounded.''
You may not know what a coatimundi is, but after this video it'll be your favorite animal.
Students at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks received a hands-on lesson about the serious dangers behind distracted driving.
text Tim Tebow: Gators lack identity
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:22:18 UTC
The pressure is mounting on Florida coach Will Muschamp and his slumping Gators.
text Mike Gould says time will reveal top 4
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:02:04 UTC
Lt. Gen. Mike Gould, a member of the College Football Playoff selection committee told ESPN.com on Tuesday that he expects the top four teams to become "more and more clear" as the season progresses.
text C.J. Spiller placed on short-term IR
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:02:02 UTC
The Buffalo Bills placed running back C.J. Spiller, who suffered a broken collarbone in last Sunday's win over Minnesota, on injured reserve Tuesday with a designation to return.
A family of seven in Hesperia claims they paid thousands of dollars to rent a house, only to be thrown out by police who say they were squatting on the property.
The defensive end was waived from the Cowboys practice squad on Tuesday.
It was a project that would have generated hundreds of jobs to build train cars in the Palmdale area. But now, Kinkisharyo is pulling out of the deal.
Despite more than $7 billion of American counter-narcotics spending, Afghanistan's opium trade has never been bigger, according to a U.S. government watchdog.
Two kids, ages 5 and 8, were hospitalized Tuesday morning after being struck by a vehicle at Newton and Madison streets in Torrance.
Darren Deon Vann, the alleged serial killer who confessed to the deaths of at least seven women in northwest Indiana, was transferred to Lake County Jail in Crown Point, Ind.
Burglars in Garden Grove made off with between $50,000 and $100,000 worth of phones and computers Tuesday morning.
text Odell Beckham Jr.'s 'got that desire'
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:50:40 UTC
When the Giants lost top wide receiver Victor Cruz to a season-ending knee injury, the coaching staff had a clear message for Odell Beckham Jr.: "You're not a rookie anymore."
A female suspect was shot and wounded by Signal Hill police in the 1800 block of Cherry Avenue in Long Beach Tuesday.
Winter forecast: Where to expect the most snow, sleet and rain.
text Wozniacki, Radwanska both prevail
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:35:28 UTC
Caroline Wozniacki credited her training for next month's New York Marathon as a key factor in her victory over Maria Sharapova in a grueling three-set match in the WTA Finals on Tuesday.
Two measures up for vote in Anaheim come November will impact the city's at-large voting system and the size of the City Council.
The Louisiana workers allegedly skimped on amoeba testing and lied about it.
text Kevin Durant: Injury is 'a win-win'
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:10:05 UTC
The door swung open and Kevin Durant rolled in -- literally, on a scooter -- to speak with the media for the first time since undergoing surgery to repair a Jones fracture in his right foot.
Prop 48 will ask voters whether they approve of a deal with the North Fork Tribe of Mono Indians to share the revenue from a casino they plan to build on their reservation.
Swedish naval ships, helicopters and troops on the ground have expanded their search for what they believe is a foreign submarine in distress not far from their coast.
This hamster-sized Yorkshire Terrier is truly aww-dorable.
text LB Luke Kuechly won't be fined
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:28:51 UTC
The NFL tells Panthers coach Ron Rivera that linebacker Luke Kuechly should not have been ejected for inadvertent contact with an official in Sunday's loss to the Packers.
Rwandan officials want to screen Americans amid Ebola fears.
text 1 of 3 Americans released from North Korea
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:24:34 UTC
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three Americans being held in North Korea, has been released, the State Department said Tuesday.
text Ray Rice appeal hearing scheduled
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:23:46 UTC
The hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension from the NFL will be heard Nov. 5-6, according to ESPN and media reports.
Feds issue a new response to help stop the spread of the deadly virus.
text Renee Zellweger, is that you?
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:54:28 UTC
The Oscar-winning actress wasn't looking quite like herself on Monday.
Distracted or drunk driving may be to blame for a crash that sent an LAPD officer to the hospital on Tuesday.
Lexi is 9 years old now, and has some tough news to explain to her parents about the Tooth Fairy. (WARNING: Childhood spoilers ahead.)
LeBron James was the star attraction but Kyrie Irving stole the show with 28 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 107-98 win against the Chicago Bulls in an exhibition game Monday night at Ohio State.
text Aldon Smith suspension could be cut
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:19:55 UTC
The San Francisco 49ers could get help sooner than expected following this week's bye because outside linebacker Aldon Smith's nine-game suspension could be reduced for good behavior, league sources confirmed Monday.
text Starr's health impacts Favre's return
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:14:48 UTC
Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre told ESPN that the plan he initiated to make his first appearance at Lambeau Field since his retirement is now unlikely to happen because of Hall of Famer Bart Starr's health problems.
text Oscar Pistorius gets 5 years prison
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:14:46 UTC
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp but could be moved to house arrest after 10 months.
Our Pet of the Week on Tuesday is a 2-month-old male Miniature Pinscher mix named Wyatt. Please give him a good home!
The mother of a nurse who contracted Ebola while treating a patient at a Texas hospital says her daughter is focused on recovery, but remains fatigued since being diagnosed with the deadly virus.
Tragedy struck Middletown, Ohio on Friday when one teenage girl died after visiting a haunted house.
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison for killing Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence" the runner showed when he shot his girlfriend multiple times.
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison for the 2013 shooting death of his girlfriend, Judge Thokozile Masipa announced today.
A search was underway Tuesday morning in North Hollywood for a car burglary suspect who fled on foot at the end of a police chase.
A man was arrested in connection to the stabbing death of his grandmother in East Los Angeles, sheriff's homicide detectives said.
Golden Gate Bridge officials are renewing talk of charging a sidewalk toll for people who walk or bike across the bridge.
text Percy Harvin: 'All smiles' with Jets
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:04:06 UTC
Percy Harvin went from the defending Super Bowl champions to a 1-6 team, but his upbeat demeanor Monday suggested he's glad to be out of Seattle.
The nun who wowed the world with her voice this summer has an interesting choice for her first single.
text Trestman: No Marshall-Cutler rift
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:52:12 UTC
Bears coach Marc Trestman disputed the notion that receiver Brandon Marshall called out Jay Cutler during a few tense moments in the locker room on the heels of the club's 27-14 loss Sunday to the Dolphins, but also said "I didn't hear all of it."
A jury found today that a leading guardrail company made false statements to the government relating to a nearly decade-old modification that critics say made the guardrails more dangerous for motorists across the country, and ordered the company to pay..
text Jimbo Fisher cuts short interview
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:58:32 UTC
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher cut short a media interview Monday after he was asked whether his reputation was taking a hit because of star quarterback Jameis Winston's off-field issues.
Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another on a gadget play during a dizzying stretch late in the first half, helping the Steelers rally for a 30-23 win over the mistake-prone Texans on Monday.
The government is urging nearly five million drivers to take "immediate action" to protect themselves against "defective" airbags - airbags that a safety expert says can explode in the vehicle and harm passengers.
The suspect in the Hannah Graham abduction is now going to be indicted in an alleged 2005 sexual assault.
Can't live without a daily cup of Joe? Love free stuff? This story is for you.
The last nurse to leave the hospital room where Thomas Eric Duncan died has written a poem about the Ebola patient, penned during the sleepless days after Duncan's death, a source at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital told ABC News.
Rapper Pitbull joined 'Dancing With The Stars' during week 6 as both a guest judge and musical guest.
Watch interviews with the 'Dancing With The Stars' couples following week 6's elimination on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014.
'Duck Dynasty' star Sadie Robertson and her partner Mark Ballas talk about their week 6 Rumba and preparing for next week's team dance on 'Dancing With The Stars.'
Actress Lea Thompson talks about injuring her ribs during last week's 'switch-up' routine with Val Chmerkovskiy.
'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' actor Alfonso Ribeiro and Witney Carson talk about week 7's group dance and Len Goodman's return to the judges' table on 'Dancing With The Stars.'
YouTube star Bethany Mota and her partner Derek Hough talk about rehearsal for next week's group dance, plus the return of judge Len Goodman on 'Dancing With The Stars.'
'Mean Girls' actor Jonathan Bennett and his partner Allison Holker talk about being eliminated in week 6 of 'Dancing With The Stars' and what they take way from their experience on the ballroom dancing competition.
Comedian Tommy Chong and his partner Peta Murgatroyd talk about preparing for week 7's group dance and judge Len Goodman's return to 'Dancing With The Stars.'
'Pretty Little Liars' actress Janel Parrish and Val Chmerkovskiy danced around their rumored romance following their sexy Samba on 'Dancing With The Stars' week 6.
Gas prices are hitting a new low for the year, and the downward trend is expected to continue, according to AAA.
Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. and his partner Cheryl Burke talk about preparing for next week's group dance on 'Dancing With The Stars.'
Oscar de la Renta, the legendary fashion designer who shaped the wardrobe of Hollywood stars, political figures and socialites for more than four decades, has died. He was 82.
video Woman's body found in East Los Angeles home
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:48:45 UTC
A 59-year-old woman was found dead in an East Los Angeles home Monday morning, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies said.
Deputies are searching for former Harlem Globetrotter Rico Omarr Harris who disappeared during a road trip from Southern California to Seattle.
Ramon Cortines returned to the Los Angeles Unified School District Monday as superintendent to replace John Deasy, who resigned last week.
President Barack Obama joined almost 2 million voters who have voted before Election Day, as he cast his ballot early this morning at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Chicago, Illinois. "I'm so glad I can early vote. It's so exciting. I lo..
MMA fighter Jason 'Mayhem' Miller pleaded not guilty on Monday to a charge of resisting and obstructing a peace officer.
text NCAA president: No memorabilia talk
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:04:13 UTC
NCAA president Mark Emmert said Monday there is no talk about allowing compensation for autographs and signed memorabilia.
The brother of slain Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo has filed a $50 million wrongful death lawsuit against his sister-in-law, claiming the mayor was shot 'with malice and in cold blood.'
Contestants were back with their normal partners this week on 'Dancing with the Stars' and everyone is danced to songs by this week's performer and guest judge, Pitbull!
A suspect was arrested in La Crescenta Monday night after allegedly trying to run over sheriff's deputies with his vehicle.
Legendary fashion designer Oscar De La Renta has died, a family member told ABC News. He was 82.
text Paul George progressing in recovery
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:11:58 UTC
Less than three months after suffering a compound fracture in his right leg, Indiana Pacers star Paul George was seen Monday shooting jumpers with teammates.
text LeBron James: Bulls 'much better'
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 02:28:46 UTC
Less than two weeks before their first regular-season meeting, LeBron James believes the Chicago Bulls are better than his Cleveland Cavaliers.
A look back at Oscar de la Renta's career and his most famous red carpet gowns.
A mother who abducted her two children and took them overseas against a court order was sentenced to three years of probation Monday.
text PHOTOS: Notable deaths in 2014 - In Memoriam
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:34:15 UTC
See which famous faces died in 2014, including Robin Williams, Joan Rivers and Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Nigeria is now Ebola-free, the World Health Organization says.
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov has been suspended indefinitely by the NHL following his arrest on domestic violence charges.
text Submit #ABC7Eyewitness News Tips
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:55:07 UTC
Have a possible news story in Los Angeles or Southern California? Be an #ABC7Eyewitness and submit your tips to ABC7.
video CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:46:26 UTC
Health officials released new guidelines Monday for how health workers should gear up to treat Ebola patients.
For the uninitiated, Marcel is a near-microscopic, talking shell (with shoes on), whose childlike awkwardness and apologetic nature make for some hilarious observations on his life surroundings. Take a look.
New York resident Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since an accident three years ago, but that didn't stop him from walking down the aisle.
A Fresno man at the center of a dramatic rescue is now sharing his story. Video of strangers saving him from a fire is going viral and making national news.
A teen mother is accused of trying to kill her own baby boy after hospital employees say they caught her on surveillance video. Cynthia Kaye Wood, 19, is charged with attempted capital murder
The U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get the air bags in their cars fixed, amid concern that a defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers.
text Texans' Jadeveon Clowney out
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:06:22 UTC
Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney is inactive for Monday night's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Prosecutors have filed a capital murder charge against a 28-year-old Long Beach man in the death of a Cal State Northridge student.
Sutter Middle School in Winnetka was locked down Monday at 3 p.m. for about 30 minutes due to police activity in the area.
"My name is Monica Lewinsky, though I've often been advised to change it," said Lewinsky in her introduction at Forbes' 30 Under 30 Summit.
One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell.
text Tiger Woods returns to the range
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:10:17 UTC
Tiger Woods is hitting full shots on the range, more than two months after playing his last competitive round at the PGA Championship.
Parents are demanding that the drug-dealing figurines be removed from Toys R Us stores.
One person was killed and another was injured after a shooting at a self-storage facility in Burbank Monday.
This reptile isn't afraid to shake what its momma gave it.
A homicide investigation is underway in Bassett after a body was found in the area of the 605 Freeway and Valley Boulevard.
Nearly all of the people who were quarantined by the city of Dallas because they had contact with a patient who died of Ebola have completed the 21 day incubation watch period and have been cleared of the disease, a city official said today.
The heartbroken mother of a woman allegedly slain by an Indiana serial killer says she's "in shock," and that her teenage daughter had left home in Colorado only three months ago to start a new life.
Five-hundred students were evacuated from Canyon Oaks High School Monday after an odor from the chemistry lab prompted firefighters to respond.
Even for those who aren't afraid of spiders, this massive creature will definitely sink its into your dreams.
Nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital speak out about Ebola.
Good luck at topping this wife's spooky and clever pregnancy announcement.
text Ebola Quarantine Ends With 'Praise to God'
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:38:37 UTC
When Louise Troh, the fiancee of Ebola victim Thomas Duncan, emerged from a three week quarantine today she reached both hands up to heaven and said, "Praise to God."
News that two nurses contracted Ebola in the United States has a few Americans on edge, but there are a few Ebola facts to calm your nerves.
The man suspected of murdering seven women in Indiana told police his crime spree dates back two decades, authorities said at a press conference today.
text GM: Harvin deal a 'coup' for Jets
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:23:14 UTC
The New York Jets introduced wide receiver Percy Harvin on Monday, calling him a dynamic player that could galvanize their moribund offense.
text Redskins' Colt McCoy in line to start
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:23:13 UTC
Redskins coach Jay Gruden says that unless Robert Griffin III is 100 percent ready to return from injury, Colt McCoy will start at quarterback against the Dallas Cowboys next week.
text AD to evaluate Will Muschamp
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:02:56 UTC
Florida Gators athletic director Jeremy Foley said Monday that he would continue to evaluate the status of football coach Will Muschamp "as it plays out" over the season.
text NCAA, NFL seek to stop N.J. betting
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:37:39 UTC
The NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues will file for immediate injunctive relief Tuesday to prevent New Jersey from offering sports betting this weekend, according to State Sen. Raymond Lesniak.
A man from Gary, Indiana, has allegedly confessed to the murders of seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in northwest Indiana.
A fundraising event called 'TACA,' which stands for Talk About Curing Autism, is taking place this Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena.
text Slava Voynov suspended indefinitely
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:57:00 UTC
Slava Voynov was arrested Monday morning on domestic violence charges and has been suspended indefinitely from the Los Angeles Kings pending a formal investigation by the NHL.
text Plane crashes in Fawnskin; 1 killed
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:35:37 UTC
One person was killed in a plane crash near Grout Bay Campground in Fawnskin Monday morning, San Bernardino County officials said.
When 3-year-old Tommy Morrissey gets tucked into bed at night, he's not clutching a teddy bear. He's got his golf gloves close at hand.
text Fred Jackson may miss a month
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:16:16 UTC
Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson could miss up to a month after suffering a groin injury in Sunday's 17-16 win over the Minnesota Vikings.
Volunteers feed the needy who “pay-as-you-feel."
text Rivera: Luke Kuechly ejection wrong
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:30:41 UTC
Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera says middle linebacker Luke Kuechly should not have been ejected from Sunday's game at Green Bay and most definitely should not be fined for making contact with the official.
A woman in northeastern Pennsylvania says she spotted accused police gunman Eric Frein while taking a walk Friday, a "high-credibility" sighting that has authorities re-focusing their search.
Serena Williams says comments by the head of the Russian Tennis Federation referring to her and older sister Venus as 'brothers' were bullying, sexist and racist.
text William and Kate's second child due in April
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:49:25 UTC
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have confirmed that their second baby is due in April - the first time they've offered a month for the royal birth.
text S.F. stations ban Lorde's 'Royals'
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:44:58 UTC
The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals.
text Meet the Midterm's Top Ten Donors
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:44:52 UTC
Meet the political big spenders who are bankrolling many of the mid-term election campaigns.
Two records were broken with one skydive at Perris Valley Skydiving center in Perris on Friday.
text Monica Lewinsky Joins Twitter
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:39:46 UTC
See what the former White House intern is saying.
A Delaware man who says he awoke from a colonoscopy to find he was wearing pink women's underwear is suing a surgical center.
text Archie Manning leaves committee
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:29:42 UTC
Due to health reasons, Archie Manning is stepping down from the College Football Playoff Committee that will determine the four finalists for the 2014 national championship.
Michael Alcala wanted to help. The 22-year-old student was passing by a Fresno, Calif. house fire Saturday, when he heard screams - a man trapped inside, his daughter pleading for her father's safety.
Way to get into the Halloween spirit! This baby is dressing up in a different costume every day of the month.
text Kyle Long: Falls on our shoulders
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:59:25 UTC
Chicago Bears guard Kyle Long criticized fans at Soldier Field for booing Sunday as the team trotted into the locker room down 14-0 to the Miami Dolphins, but on Monday admitted "it was wrong for me to point fingers at the fans."
The remains have not been identified so police have been careful not to make a formal declaration that the body is that of the missing 18-year-old University of Virginia student and those test are expected to take several days.
Punter Johnny Hekker's pass from the St. Louis 18 caught the Seattle Seahawks by surprise for the last of three big plays by Rams special teams in a 28-26 victory over the defending Super Bowl champions on Sunday.
text Celebration stunt all part of the plan
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:39:07 UTC
The Broncos' game of keep-away with Peyton Manning was planned ahead of the quarterback's record-setting TD pass.
text Brandon Marshall: 'Unacceptable'
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:58:55 UTC
Yelling could be heard from outside the double doors of the Bears' locker room after Sunday's loss, and a source said receiver Brandon Marshall called out quarterback Jay Cutler.
text Pitbull to host American Music Awards again
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:24:55 UTC
The hit musician will reclaim his hosting duties when the AMAs air on November 23
text Peyton Manning breaks TD record
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:58:07 UTC
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw his 509th career touchdown Sunday, breaking Brett Favre's league record.
Kyle Orton hit Sammy Watkins on a 2-yard touchdown for the winning score with 1 second remaining as the Buffalo Bills beat the Minnesota Vikings 17-16 on Sunday.
Closing arguments and jury deliberations are scheduled for Tuesday in the in the case of a Utah man accused of shooting his wife to death after a night of drinking and watching the TV series "Dexter" - a show about a serial killer.
Tony Romo threw three touchdown passes, DeMarco Murray broke Jim Brown's 56-year-old NFL record with his seventh straight 100-yard rushing game to start a season, and the Cowboys won their sixth straight by beating the Giants 31-21.
And we'll never hear 'Royals'...
text DeMarco Murray sets RB record
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:44:45 UTC
With a 1-yard run in the fourth quarter, DeMarco Murray became the first running back in NFL history to open a season with seven straight 100-yard games.
The World Health Organization declared on Monday that Nigeria is free of Ebola, a rare victory in the months-long battle against the fatal disease.
A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who handled specimens of an Ebola-infected patient and is being monitored for symptoms of the virus arrived at the Port of Galveston in Texas today.
It would take a special type of person to look forward to a trial that will determine whether you will live or die. Yet, I have a sneaking suspicion that convicted murderer Jodi Arias may be that rare breed.
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:57:47 UTC
The search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham dominated the news when police found human remains behind a vacant house. Here are five more things that made the news.
Murrieta Mayor Long resigned Monday after being arrested Thursday for suspicion of driving under the influence following a crash that injured four high school students. He said he will seek re-election.
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:47:44 UTC
Chaka Khan's nephew who has autism went missing Sunday night from a Westchester neighborhood in Los Angeles, but was found the same night, authorities said.
A woman rescued from a chimney at a Thousand Oaks home was allegedly trying to break into the home of a man she met through online dating.
A man undergoing treatment inside a Los Angeles Fire Department ambulance in downtown Los Angeles stole the ambulance Sunday night, forcing two firefighter paramedics to jump out and an engine company to pursue.
A 10-year-old boy was killed and several others were injured in a crash in Anaheim on Saturday night.
The United States has airdropped small arms, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish militia forces in the besieged city of Kobani who have been fighting back an ISIS assault for weeks. The airdrops will likely stir controversy with the Turkish gover..
Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in Social Security payments after being forced out of the United States, according to an Associated Press investigation.
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:34:00 UTC
The Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 95-90 in an experimental, 44-minute preseason game on Sunday afternoon at Barclays Center.
And believe it or not, it's going toward their retirement.
3-year-old Jeida Torres was found bruised and beaten in an apartment in Bushwick Saturday, and was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Two bobcats seemingly in a territorial dispute were spotted fighting in a tree in a Valencia neighborhood on Sunday.
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:18:05 UTC
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly adamantly disagreed with an offensive pass interference penalty that wiped away a go-ahead touchdown against Florida State, saying he had even less clarity Sunday than he did after the 31-27 loss.
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:32:38 UTC
A Massachusetts school bus driver was charged with driving under the influence after he was allegedly intoxicated while operating a bus full of cross country runners.
Thousands of people hit the pavement in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday for the annual Walk to Defeat ALS.
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Eye on L.A. host and Halloween lover Tina Malave takes you on a tour of some of the scariest, creepiest, most haunted, and all-around fun Halloween spots in town!
Eye on L.A.'s Tina Malave gets transformed into a zombie for Knott's Scary Farm, and then Edward Scissorhands for a very special Arclight Cinemas ad campaign.
L.A.'s houses of horror from the movies that rocked your world, and true stories behind haunted spots like The World Famous Comedy Store and The One-Eyed Gypsy.
Find blood and gore all-year 'round at Burbank's Creature Features Store, plus a festive Halloween meal at Firefly in Studio City - if you can swallow it.
You'll be in awe by the jack-o'-lantern display 'Eye on L.A.' found at Descanso Gardens, called The Rise.
A heated argument escalated to shots being fired Saturday outside a Chuck E. Cheese's in Carson, sheriff's deputies said.
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:21:42 UTC
In what has been a remarkable re-start to his NFL career as the Denver Broncos' quarterback, Peyton Manning threw his 508th career touchdown Sunday, tying Brett Favre's league record.
Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes in the final 3:38, including the winner to Corey Fuller with 1:48 remaining, and the Detroit Lions rallied for a 24-23 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
A man was recovering Sunday after being shot in Santa Ana.
A woman's alleged attempt to break into a Thousand Oaks home through the chimney ended when she got stuck, authorities said.
A Texas-based cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who is being monitored for signs of Ebola returned to port early Sunday.
Kai Forbath kicked a 22-yard field goal on the last play of the game, and Colt McCoy stepped in after Kirk Cousins was benched at halftime Sunday to lead the Washington Redskins to a 19-17 win over the Tennessee Titans.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:56:45 UTC
Riverside police were investigating Sunday the fatal shooting of a man at a house party in Riverside.
The fiancee of Thomas Eric Duncan, the first man in the United States to die of Ebola, released a statement Sunday thanking Dallas health care workers and officials and hoped "that God will bring healing to all in our community soon".
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:24:04 UTC
Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime for one of the biggest wins of his career and earned an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR's championship race.
The bloody World War II drama 'Fury' blew past 'Gone Girl' at theaters this weekend.
Violent disturbances during an annual pumpkin festival lasted until early Sunday and involved dozens of arrests and injuries.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:08:51 UTC
The Southeastern Conference has reached a new milestone in The Associated Press college football poll, becoming the first league to place four teams in the top five -- all from the western division.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:43:39 UTC
Morgantown authorities on Sunday assessed damage from riots that broke out following West Virginia's 41-27 win over No. 4 Baylor.
Houston police say a husband shot and killed his wife before taking his own life. Their bodies were discovered by their four children who were inside the home at the time.
District 3 county supervisor candidates Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver faced off in a debate Friday.
Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver faced off in a debate Friday as part of the race to be District 3 Los Angeles County Supervisor.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:37:43 UTC
The Buffalo Bills lost running backs Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller during Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings as both were carted off in the first half of the Bills' 17-16 win and didn't return.
After a two-week meeting in Rome, Catholic bishops from around the world failed to come to an agreement on sweeping reforms to the church.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:02:12 UTC
The Pentagon has ordered that a 30 person military medical team be prepared to be put on standby to quickly assist the Centers for Disease Control with its Ebola response in the United States if needed. The move followed a request to the Defense Depa..
Renee Zellweger was on-hand as part of Team Nanci, in honor of Nanci Ryder, at the annual Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday.
Reese Witherspoon was on-hand as part of Team Nanci, in honor of Nanci Ryder, at the annual Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:21:40 UTC
Colt McCoy replaced Kirk Cousins at quarterback for the Washington Redskins' opening possession of the second half against the Tennessee Titans.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:56:21 UTC
Former USC Trojans running back LenDale White was escorted from L.A. Coliseum during USC win over Colora and blamed USC athletic director Pat Haden for the ejection and called him a "coward."
Vista L.A. salutes outstanding Latinos and organizations, and checks out the cultural renaissance in Boyle Heights.