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President Obama rode an elevator with an armed security contractor who had a criminal record during a recent visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
The Los Angeles Unified School District board discussed its upcoming performance review of Superintendent John Deasy during a closed-door meeting Tuesday.
text Tony Sparano named interim coach
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 03:59:34 UTC
The Oakland Raiders named Tony Sparano as their interim head coach Tuesday, less than 24 hours after firing Dennis Allen.
One person was detained Tuesday night in connection to a suspicious package reported on the 101 Freeway in Studio City that shut down all lanes in both directions.
A Covina police officer was killed Tuesday after a vehicle made a left turn and clipped his motorcycle, police said.
text California Mayor Shot, Killed at Home
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 03:29:15 UTC
The mayor of Bell City, California was shot to death in his home. His wife is being held in the crime.
Wednesday will warm up with temps in the upper-80s for LA, OC, high desert and 90s for valleys and IE.
A judge has declared a mistrial in the trial of a Los Angeles city firefighter and his mother.
A man accused of poisoning his wife with a legal injection of nicotine in 1994 has been found guilty of first-degree murder.
Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo was fatally shot by his wife Tuesday in what appears to be a domestic dispute, deputies said.
text SuperBook sets Cavs' wins at 58.5
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:22:40 UTC
With LeBron James back in uniform, the Cleveland Cavaliers are expected to win more games than any other team, according to one Las Vegas sportsbook.
video CDC confirms first U.S. case of Ebola
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:22:40 UTC
A patient in the United States has been diagnosed with Ebola for the first time, federal health officials announced Tuesday.
text Rally, petition target Michigan AD
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:22:38 UTC
Students and fans flooded the front lawn of University of Michigan president Mark Schlissel's on-campus house Tuesday night, demanding the school get rid of athletic director Dave Brandon.
text A's Geovany Soto out for thumb injury
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:01:45 UTC
The Oakland Athletics went to their bench in just the third inning when Geovany Soto left Tuesday's American League wild-card game with a left thumb injury.
CDC Confirms First Ebola Case Diagnosed in U.S.
video UC Irvine holds world's largest pillow fight
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 01:45:41 UTC
More than 4,000 UC Irvine students showed up, pillows in hand, to get in on the world's largest pillow fight held on campus on Tuesday.
Anschutz Entertainment Group is seeking a six-month extension to put together a deal that would build a professional football stadium near Staples Center.
text 7 things to know about the Ebola virus
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:47:16 UTC
Seven important facts from the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control about Ebola and how it is spread.
The director of the Secret Service on Tuesday admitted failures in her agency's critical mission of protecting the president.
text How do I protect myself against Ebola?
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:41:28 UTC
Advice from the Centers for Disease Control on how to protect yourself against the Ebola virus.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
Analeigh Tipton and Jake McDorman bring romance and intelligence with an edge to 'Manhattan Love Story.'
text Michael Phelps arrested for DUI
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:10:15 UTC
Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland.
Elderly drivers are at an increased risk for crashes and confusion on the road, a local expert says.
In what will forever be known as Cheryl Burke's ('Dancing with the Stars') legendary debut as an interviewer, the all-star dancer jokes around with the stars of the new ABC show, 'Selfie'.
text Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash practice
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:55:05 UTC
Kobe Bryant said he felt like himself after his first team practice in about 10 months as the Los Angeles Lakers opened training camp on Tuesday under new coach Byron Scott.
Some living in Costa Mesa say they're getting parking tickets because signs in their neighborhood are too far away for drivers to see.
The Regional Connector Light Rail Project is slated to link several lines and allow passengers to take a single trip across cities.
Gov. Jerry Brown has approved two bills expanding a state ban on so-called revenge porn.
Former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan releases memoir about his eight years as the city's only Republican mayor in a generation.
Fire officials in Washington state suspect an arsonist is responsible for igniting 23 fires in less than two weeks, including one that burned through about ten acres and terrified residents in the Spokane area.
text A's Adam Dunn on bench vs. Royals
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:24:49 UTC
In a winner-take-all game where runs figure to be at a premium, the Athletics prioritized defense over the potential for more scoring chances with a surprise starting lineup that puts Adam Dunn on the bench.
A McLobster definitely sounds delicious right now.
Attorney Gloria Allred expressed outrage at a news conference Monday, saying she is representing a woman who reported being raped by an NFL player, and the league has yet to do anything about it.
Three Temescal Canyon High School students were arrested on suspicion of making criminal threats to other students after authorities investigated a rumor of a shooting threat at the Lake Elsinore campus.
text Theo Epstein: Goal is playoffs in '15
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:29:09 UTC
The Cubs aren't yet ready to go all-in for the World Series, but believe they finally have a team that can battle for a postseason berth next year.
Watch interviews with all the 'Dancing With The Stars' couples following week 3's elimination on Monday night.
text Falcons lose three starters
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:19:04 UTC
The Atlanta Falcons have lost starting center Joe Hawley, starting right tackle Lamar Holmes and starting strong safety William Moore.
Stocks for the pharmaceutical companies that produce experimental Ebola drugs spiked in after-market trading today following the news of the first diagnosis in the United States.
A civil lawsuit accusing the Los Angeles Unified School District of knowingly harboring a teacher who was later convicted on 23 counts of lewd acts with students is set to begin in November, but attorneys are already gearing up for the fight.
UFC fighter Randy Couture and his partner Karina Smirnoff talk about being eliminated from the competition in week 3 of 'Dancing With The Stars.'
Draven Rodriquez's retro-style senior portrait includes his cat Mr. Bigglesworth and some awesome pink and blue lasers.
YouTube star Bethany Mota and her partner Derek Hough talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
Comedian Tommy Chong and his partner Peta Murgatroyd talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
text Tracy Morgan blasts Walmart
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:24:13 UTC
The comedian and SNL star wasn't laughing when he heard Walmart's statement on the crash.
'Duck Dynasty' star Sadie Robertson and her partner Mark Ballas talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
'Pretty Little Liars' actress Janel Parrish and her partner Val Chmerkovskiy talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
The tragic accident occurred near the Crimean capital of Simferopol.
Race car driver Michael Waltrip and his partner Emma Slater talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
text Waiters: Cavs have best backcourt
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:13:10 UTC
The Cleveland Cavaliers figure to have a target on their backs wherever they go this season, but there could be a little extra rivalry when they travel to the nation's capital.
Fashion designer Betsey Johnson and her partner Tony Dovolani talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
text Rodney Harrison: Tom Brady 'scared'
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:08:05 UTC
Former New England Patriots safety Rodney Harrison said Tuesday that it looked like quarterback Tom Brady is "scared to death" when he drops back in the pocket to pass.
'Mean Girls' actor Jonathan Bennett and his partner Allison Holker talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
text FCC votes to drop blackout rule
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:32:36 UTC
The FCC votes to eliminate its sports blackout rules, but the NFL says it doesn't plan to change the way its broadcasts are handled.
text Eric Frein Manhunt Finds Two Pipe Bombs
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:32:33 UTC
Police searching for an accused cop killer Eric Frein in the dense woods of the Poconos Mountains have found two pipe bombs that could have been rigged to explode with a trip wire, police said today.
The Olympic swimmer was arrested for driving under the influence early Tuesday morning.
Guardrails are meant to protect drivers, but sometimes collisions with them can maim or even kill.
text NFL: Husain Abdullah penalty wrong
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:06:47 UTC
Husain Abdullah should not have received a 15-yard unsportsmanlike penalty after dropping to his knees and bowing in prayer following a 39-yard interception return for a touchdown during the Kansas City Chiefs' 41-14 victory over the New England Patriots
text Face-to-Face With Patients in the Ebola Ward
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:06:46 UTC
Dr. Besser became the first journalist to step inside the ELWA2 Ebola ward.
It has now been made clear that there were a half dozen steps that were not taken by the Secret Service during the close call, just minutes after the Obamas left the building.
Director Julia Pierson was grilled by lawmakers today.
Actress Lea Thompson and her partner Artem Chigvintsev talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. and his partner Cheryl Burke talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' actor Alfonso Ribeiro and his partner Witney Carson talk 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 and next Monday's 'most memorable year' dance.
text Joseph Fauria hurt chasing puppy
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:41:24 UTC
Joseph Fauria finally explained how he sprained his left ankle, and the story is almost too unbelievable to be true.
Alan Crowley had been taking a photo of himself everyday until the unexpected happened: his face was left horrifically scarred following an unprovoked attack. After undergoing immediate reconstructive surgery, Crowley continued taking selfies to track the progress of his scar's healing. The results are amazing.
A $45,000 bronze statue of Ed Sullivan was stolen off its pedestal at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in North Hollywood.
The Fresno County Sheriff's Office said about 920 chickens were killed after burglars broke into a Foster Farms facility south of Caruthers.
text Yankees prep Brian Cashman deal
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:05:58 UTC
The New York Yankees have begun the process of constructing a new contract for longtime general manager Brian Cashman, sources close to the situation said.
The Los Angeles Angels are considering options for a new home ballpark after ending negotiations with Anaheim over a renewed lease on the team's current stadium.
Avoid overspending on furniture by making grocery shopping-style list.
Crews are battling a brush fire that broke out in Ventura on Monday. Foothill Road is closed between Kimball Road and Saticoy Avenue.
text Fall in love with 'Manhattan Love Story'
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:50:33 UTC
There's a lot to love about ABC's new romantic comedy.
text Knute Rockne's former house for sale
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:50:09 UTC
The house in South Bend, Indiana, where Knute Rockne lived at the time of this death goes on the market for $500,000
Fears that the Ebola virus may spread to more countries in western Africa may exasperate the price of cocoa, which has increased steadily over the last year.
A search is under way for a missing diver who disappeared near the Two Harbors area of Catalina Island.
The Kansas City Chiefs safety was a hot topic online following his penalty.
EBay is splitting off its fastest growing segment, payment service PayPal, the e-commerce company said Tuesday.
text Wolverines AD: 'We have to learn'
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:54:34 UTC
The Michigan Wolverines football staff made mistakes due to a "serious lack of communication" while dealing with quarterback Shane Morris' head injury, athletic director Dave Brandon said.
text Lakers relish role as underdog
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:29:11 UTC
No one expects much from the Los Angeles Lakers this season and that's just fine with the Lakers heading into the start of training camp on Tuesday.
text Jim Harbaugh refutes 49ers discord
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:29:09 UTC
Jim Harbaugh had a succinct reaction to Deion Sanders' report on the league-owned NFL Network that his San Francisco 49ers players want him gone.
text Orange County man dies in Zion National Park
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:15:57 UTC
An Orange County man was found dead in Zion National Park after floodwaters trapped him in a narrow canyon that is home to one of the park's best-known hiking trails.
text Pacquiao: 'Feel sorry' for Mayweather
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:13:40 UTC
A wellspring of outside-the-ring sparring between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao reached a crescendo Monday with Pacquiao citing Bible verse while saying he was unaffected by the pound-for-pound king's barbs.
text PHOTOS: Amal Alamuddin unveils wedding dress
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:03:03 UTC
Alamuddin and George Clooney had a fairytale wedding in Italy over the weekend.
Enterovirus 68 is unlike other strains, so what does that mean for adults?
The man accused of kidnapping and killing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter said today she was targeted because she was "a woman that worked alone."
Jamaal Charles returned from an injury to score three touchdowns, Tom Brady was picked off twice and the Kansas City Chiefs beat New England 41-14 on Monday night to hand Bill Belichick one of his worst losses as coach of the Patriots.
text Couple leaves $100 tip despite bad service
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:39:01 UTC
People don't always leave good tips when they get poor service at a restaurant. But a husband and wife in Iowa left their server a $100 tip for their $66.65 bill, despite slow service.
text Dave Doeren sorry for fake-injury talk
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:22:25 UTC
NC State Wolfpack coach Dave Doeren apologized to Florida State Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher on Tuesday after accusing the Seminoles of faking injuries in their win over the Wolfpack on Saturday.
Our Pets of the Week on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, are three shepherd-mix puppies named Charlene, Arlene and Bud. Please give them a good home!
text Dennis Allen fired after 8-28 record
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:01:49 UTC
The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen on Monday night after an 0-4 start and only eight wins in his 36-game tenure.
video Couple leaves big tip despite bad service
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:58:39 UTC
Many people leave a bad tip after bad service at a restaurant, but a husband and wife in Iowa left their server a $100 tip for their $66.65 bill.
Human remains were found at a trash processing facility in Bassett, an unincorporated community in Los Angeles County.
The body of missing real estate agent Beverly Carter has been found in a shallow grave in Arkansas.
A motorcyclist and his passenger were killed after a high-speed chase with police ended in a violent crash in Glendale.
Ashraf Ghani's adviser shares three simple rules for winning the election.
One couple's romantic proposal almost became a nightmare after their engagement ring dropped through the cracks of the Brooklyn Bridge.
University of Michigan quarterback Shane Morris appeared to suffer a mild concussion Saturday - but was kept in the game due to miscommunications and confusion among sideline personnel, athletic director Dave Brandon admitted in a statement.
On the heels of the Washington Post's revelation that the armed man who scaled the White House fence earlier this month not only entered the executive mansion but bolted past a guard and into the East Room, the Secret Service has come under fire once ag..
Pro-democracy protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong Tuesday, one day ahead of a deadline for governmental reform.
text Nigerian Ebola Hoax Results in Two Deaths
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:40:23 UTC
Twenty more were hospitalized after drinking excessive amounts of salt water.
The Ohio State University marching band once again wowed fans this weekend with an incredible halftime tribute to the classic film "The Wizard of Oz."
text Body of Arkansas Real Estate Agent Found
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:19:26 UTC
Authorities found the body of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter overnight, days after she vanished while showing a house to a prospective customer.
According to a new survey, female college students spend 10 hours a day on their cellphones, while male students spend eight.
Customers of Albertsons and several other grocery stores may have had their credit and debit card information stolen in the latest data breach to strike a major retail chain.
An unidentified man is arrested in connection with the Foothill Fire that erupted in in Ventura on Monday.
'Dancing With The Stars' sees two couples dance to perfection on 'Movie Night,' while one couple goes home.
text Dennis Allen fired after 8-28 record
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:46:00 UTC
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland Raiders have fired coach Dennis Allen, the team announced Monday night. Allen, 42, was 8-28 as Oakland's coach. He was fired after the Raiders, who retooled their roster this offseason, ..
text UCF denies racism claims vs. O'Leary
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:35:53 UTC
The University of Central Florida has denied accusations that coach George O'Leary made racist remarks.
It was "Movie Night" on "Dancing with the Stars!" Check out photos of the performances.
text Astros hire A.J. Hinch as manager
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:24:05 UTC
The Houston Astros have hired A.J. Hinch as their new manager.
text Arbitrator will rule on Rice appeal
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:24:03 UTC
A neutral arbitrator, rather than commissioner Roger Goodell or someone appointed by him, will rule on the NFL Players Association's appeal of Ray Rice's indefinite suspension, according to a copy of an email obtained by ESPN.
text LaRon Landry gets 4-game ban
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:19:00 UTC
Indianapolis Colts safety LaRon Landry has been suspended without pay for four games for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing substances.
video 100,000 immigrants may lose health insurance
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:16:02 UTC
Nearly 100,000 families could lose their health coverage under Covered California unless they meet a deadline at the end of Tuesday.
Two Australian adventurers had the swim of a lifetime when they jumped in the water with two humpback whales.
A patient at a Texas hospital has been isolated is being evaluated for possibly having contracted the Ebola virus.
text Kyle Orton replaces Manuel at QB
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:38:06 UTC
The Buffalo Bills made a change at quarterback Monday, benching first-round pick EJ Manuel in favor of veteran Kyle Orton.
The CDC is investigating paralysis as a symptom of enterovirus 68.
Is enterovirus 68 causing muscle weakness and possibly permanent paralysis in some patients?
Authorities are warning residents in the Inland Empire to take preventative measures and to pay attention to a new red flag warning system as they gear up for fire season.
A forensic clue uncovered in the investigation of a missing University of Virginia student has led investigators to believe they have 'a significant break' in the unsolved death of another young woman.
Sunset Boulevard near Charing Cross Road in Holmby Hills reopened Monday afternoon after a 12-inch water main pipe ruptured.
Law enforcement responded to Temescal Canyon High School in Lake Elsinore on Monday due to a rumor of a shooting threat.
A 5-year-old diagnosed with autism has emerged as a remarkably talented artist, creating beautiful paintings decades ahead of her time.
A New York City Fire Department captain was charged Monday with sexually molesting two young boys in Los Angeles.
The man who jumped a fence and broke into the White House two weeks ago made it father than initially reported before authorities brought him down, ABC News confirms.
text OTL: Belcher's brain had CTE signs
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:43:59 UTC
The brain of former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher -- the 25-year-old player who shot and killed his girlfriend in 2012 before committing suicide -- showed signs of pervasive brain damage like that found in othe..
text Dwyer charged with hitting wife
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:38:56 UTC
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been formally charged with assaulting his wife in two arguments in July at their Phoenix apartment.
Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a limousine struck from behind by a Wal-Mart truck on a highway in June weren't wearing seatbelts, the company said.
video ATM, bank fees keep climbing, survey says
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:10:51 UTC
The penalty for using an ATM that is not affiliated with your bank rose 5 percent over the past year.
Two men were involved in a verbal fight that escalated to shots being fired in front of a Chuck E. Cheese in Pico Rivera.
He was tackled near the East Room, according to sources.
An Australian hot air balloon pilot succeeded in flying a balloon deep underground a cave in Croatia, a feat he believes is a world first.
ISIS and Kurdish fighters continue to do battle along the Syria-Turkish border.
If you want to make big bucks after college, make sure to major in one of these subjects.
Police in Massachusetts say two skydivers have died after crashing into a building during a tandem jump on Cape Cod.
A TGI Friday's employee was pistol-whipped during a robbery at the Woodland Hills restaurant early Monday morning.
Two teenagers have taken 'Bendgate' into their own hands . . .literally.
text Amanda Bynes arrested for misdemeanor DUI
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:17:50 UTC
Troubled actress Amanda Bynes was arrested in Sherman Oaks Sunday for driving under the influence.
Want to own Houston's most expensive mansion? It's 27,000-plus square-feet of luxury and refinement designed to display museum-quality art.
text Jimbo Fisher upset by accusations
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:42:02 UTC
NC State almost upset top-ranked Florida State on Saturday. Two days later, it was Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher who was upset after hearing that Wolfpack coach Dave Doeren accused Florida State of faking injuries.
Afghanistan swore in Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as its second elected president on Monday.
text Daryl Morey responds to Mark Cuban
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:21:48 UTC
Rockets general manager Daryl Morey responded to Mavericks owner Mark Cuban's latest swipes against him, saying in a published interview that if the money's equal, free agents will always pick Houston over Dallas.
Toxic gases and ash from still-erupting Mount Ontake forced Japanese rescue workers to call off the search for more victims Monday as dozens of relatives awaited news of their family members.
Did the intelligence community underestimate ISIS or did the President? In his 60 Minutes interview, the President seemed to put the blame on the intelligence community, saying "I think they underestimated what had been taking place in Syria." At the W..
text Morris Claiborne out for season
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:06:36 UTC
Morris Claiborne's season has come to an end because of a torn patellar tendon in his left knee suffered in the Dallas Cowboys' win Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.
text Tony Stewart to keep on racing
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:06:35 UTC
Three-time NASCAR Cup champion Tony Stewart doesn't see himself getting behind the wheel of a sprint car but said Monday that he will continue his racing career.
New high-rise buildings in Los Angeles will no longer be required to have helipads, according to revisions on an old rule announced by city leaders on Monday. The change is n attempt to revamp the city's skyline.
George Clooney married Amal Alamuddin this weekend out of sight of pursuing paparazzi and adoring crowds, the actor's representative said.
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin had a second opportunity to say 'I do' when they celebrated a civil ceremony in the historic Cavalli Palace along Venice's Grand Canal.
"If you have cancer, don't worry. 'Cause I am brave and you can be brave also."
A subdued race car Tony Stewart spoke publicly today for the first time since the death of fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr., but he was saying he did not feel the need to speak to Ward's family because "I know it was an accident."
text Brandon Harris to start for LSU
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:41:10 UTC
Freshman quarterback Brandon Harris will make his first college start on Saturday at No. 5 Auburn, LSU coach Les Miles said Monday
text ABC7 events calendar - 7-day planner
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:45:11 UTC
See what's happening around town and submit your own events.
The new season premieres Monday, September 29 on ABC.
text Girardi: Wait and see on Rodriguez
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:15:40 UTC
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi says Alex Rodriguez not guaranteed to start in 2015
Jamie and David Lamb are taking their love to new heights.
text Melo will be 'patient' with Knicks
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:10:36 UTC
Carmelo Anthony said Monday that he decided to re-sign with the New York Knicks, in part, to take care of "unfinished business."
Dr. Ana Gonzalez-Angulo was found guilty of aggravated assault last week.
text OTL: Belcher's brain had CTE signs
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:00:24 UTC
The brain of former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher showed signs of pervasive brain damage like that found in other deceased NFL players, OTL has learned.
text Ron Gardenhire out after 13 seasons
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:55:19 UTC
The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons with the team.
text DeAngelo Williams doubtful
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:50:16 UTC
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says running back DeAngelo Williams is "doubtful" for this weekend's game against the Chicago Bears, the latest setback for Carolina's ground game.
An arriving passenger at JFK Airport was caught with more than three pounds of cocaine in her shoes and pocketbook.
text Teddy Bridgewater injury not serious
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:35:01 UTC
The sprained left ankle for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is not serious, and the Minnesota Vikings are hopeful he'll play against Green Bay.
At least 23 people have died and 16 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
text Jets QB Geno Smith curses at fan
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:09:43 UTC
Embattled quarterback Geno Smith lost his cool after the New York Jets' third straight loss, shouting an obscenity at a heckler as he walked off the field Sunday at MetLife Stadium.
text Bill Gates Takes a Stand on Ebola
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:04:32 UTC
America's richest man has a plan to fight Ebola, and he isn't shy about trumpeting its greatest benefactor: the United States.
Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill that would have placed strict limits on law enforcement agencies using unmanned aerial drones for surveillance.
Police are searching for an indecent exposure suspect who was seen masturbating in his car outside a Starbucks in Fontana.
text Azinger: U.S. approach less familiar
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:34:07 UTC
Paul Azinger says PGA of America should emulate Europe's Ryder Cup model
From hysterics to laughter to...an assertion that the ultrasound is a picture of nostrils.
ABC7 and our community partners want to help you be prepared in the event of a disaster, natural or man-made.
video Texas church offers drive-thru prayer
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:41:11 UTC
Looking for some quick salvation? Check out the drive-thru prayer service offered by a Texas church
About 300 potential jurors arrived at an Arizona courthouse today for the start of the final phase of Jodi Arias' marathon murder trial. Here's what to expect this time.
text Jeter caps career with RBI single
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:57:30 UTC
With a soldout Fenway Park packed with New York Yankees fans chanting Derek Jeter's name, the Boston Red Sox honored the retiring New York captain.
Approximately 150 pounds of marijuana and other items were seized when a Pomona house was raided by police.
video US-led airstrikes hit 4 Syrian provinces
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:48:26 UTC
U.S.-led coalition air raids targeted towns and villages in northern and eastern Syria controlled by ISIS, including one strike that hit a grain silo and reportedly killed civilians, activists said.
The mug shot taken after 45-year-old Michael Whitington's Sept. 23 arrest shows him with a broad, toothy smile and his eyes open wide.
text Teddy Bridgewater injures ankle
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:42:15 UTC
Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was carted to the locker room with a sprained left ankle in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons.
Four days after the FAA air traffic control center in Aurora was forced offline, travelers hoping to fly out of O'Hare or Midway will likely experience flight delays or cancellations.
text Adrian Peterson texts Vikings coach
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:56:16 UTC
Before their 41-28 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings got a motivational message from a familiar source: Adrian Peterson.
Jordan Zimmermann threw the first no-hitter by a Washington Nationals pitcher, the gem preserved by a diving catch in left field by defensive replacement Steven Souza Jr.
A pedestrian was struck and killed on the southbound 215 Freeway in San Bernardino Monday morning, closing multiple lanes.
text CB Morris Claiborne to undergo MRI
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:25:28 UTC
The Cowboys believe that cornerback Morris Claiborne tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during Sunday night's win over the Saints, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said.
The driver of a tractor-trailer that crossed an interstate median and smashed into a bus carrying a college softball team told investigators he may have been distracted before the crash that killed four young women.
Hovering over the Supreme Court's 2014 docket of interesting cases is the blockbuster issue of gay marriage. The justices will meet behind closed doors today to discuss whether they should agree to hear one or more cases challenging marriage bans in fiv..
Check out some of the places you can celebrate International Coffee Day with a free cup of joe.
text Paralysis Link Probed as Enterovirus Spreads
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:14:24 UTC
Simon Humphrey spent nine days in a Colorado hospital room fighting for his life.
Steve Smith punished his former team with seven catches for 139 yards and two touchdowns, and the Baltimore Ravens beat the Carolina Panthers 38-10 on Sunday.
A warrant was issued Sunday in the disappearance of Arkansas realtor Beverly Carter - but the suspect slipped away from authorities before he could be taken into custody.
5,437 miles and two months of planning make for one ecstatic bride-to-be.
text SRL still big on Mayweather-Pacquiao
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:08:07 UTC
Sugar Ray Leonard knows firsthand how the weight of history can illuminate a boxing career. Leonard says it's that principle that is now pressing the dial of demand for a Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight above all else
Tony Romo threw three touchdowns passes -- two to Terrance Williams -- and DeMarco Murray ran for a pair of scores in another 100-yard game and the Dallas Cowboys beat the New Orleans Saints 38-17 on Sunday night.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a new bill that will allow community colleges to offer bachelor's degrees as part of a pilot program.
A Sherman Oaks homeowner is demanding answers after 350,000 gallons of water have mysteriously flowed from his home.
No one was hurt after gunfire broke out in the parking lot of a Chuck E. Cheese in Pico Rivera Sunday night.
The Lexus brand is no stranger to SUVs, but their newest one goes in a different direction: Smaller.
Gov. Jerry Brown announced he has signed a bill that makes California the first in the nation to adopt requirements for colleges to follow when investigating sexual assault reports.
Frank Gore caught a career-best 55-yard touchdown and ran for 119 yards in his first 100-yard game this year, leading the San Francisco 49ers past Philadelphia 26-21 on Sunday to hand the Eagles their first loss.
In a show of support for pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong, protesters gathered in L.A. as violent clashes broke out.
A man shot and killed himself after accidentally shooting and killing his best friend in a struggle over a gun, police said Sunday.
Rodgers throws for 4 TDs, Packers beat Bears 38-17
text 'Eye on L.A.' goes back to school for fun!
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:54:39 UTC
Eye on L.A. is going back to school! Host Tina Malave enrolled in some of the coolest, funnest classes in all of L.A.!
We are not messing around with fencing and Cirque classes. Fun, but you've gotta be ready to put in the work!
You've heard of farm-to-table, but what about forest-to-table? And we're getting 'skilled' at sushi.
We're flyin' high in Samo. And then we're chillin' while we discover the art of mixology and painting!
Here are a few things you've probably never done before -- get your groove on mixing to the beat and old school roller derby!
text Jose Altuve wins AL batting title
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 01:15:06 UTC
Jose Altuve was added to the Houston Astros' lineup after the team reversed course on its original decision to bench him -- against his wishes -- in an attempt to protect his lead in the American League batting race.
Thousands gathered in Newport Beach Sunday morning to raise money and awareness in the fight against breast cancer.
Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini had a close call with a suspected drunk driver in Malibu.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers went from woeful to winners in 10 days.
George Clooney and his new bride, Amal Alamuddin, emerged Sunday from the luxury Venice hotel where they were married a day earlier.
Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score and the Detroit Lions overcame Calvin Johnson being limited by an ankle injury to beat the New York Jets 24-17 on Sunday.
A monster truck crashed into a crowd during a show in the Netherlands near the German border on Sunday, killing three people and injuring at least a dozen.
text Mickelson suggests strategy change
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:03:08 UTC
After another frustrating defeat at the Ryder Cup -- the eighth in 10 appearances dating to 1995 -- Phil Mickelson wondered why the United States abandoned the plan that worked during their last victory in 2008.
text Europe retains Ryder Cup
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:52:44 UTC
Europe won the Ryder Cup on Sunday for the third straight time behind two big rallies early and a great shot by Jamie Donaldson to finish off the Americans.
Flexing his star power, Denzel Washington led the thriller "The Equalizer" to a $35 million debut
text Florida State still No. 1 in AP poll
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:17:08 UTC
Florida State stays at No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll after a second straight comeback victory, but support for the Seminoles is waning.
text Steve Smith dominates vs. Panthers
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:04:58 UTC
Steve Smith reminded the Carolina Panthers what they let go of.
ABC7 reporter Sid Garcia was honored for giving back to the community at the Bilingual Foundation of the Arts fundraiser Saturday.
text Roger Goodell meets Charlie Strong
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:39:22 UTC
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and league executive Troy Vincent met with Charlie Strong on Sunday morning to discuss the Texas coach's "Core Values" system, which has garnered widespread attention following the dismissals of nine Longhorn players.
text Kansas fires Charlie Weis
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:19:06 UTC
Charlie Weis was fired as Kansas' football coach, the team announced Sunday.
"First thing was the headache," a Liberian teen tells me.
Derek Jeter hit a run-scoring infield single in the final at-bat of his 20-year major league career, leaving to a standing ovation at Fenway Park.
Not being able to see hasn't stopped this teen from achieving his dreams.
The four Texas college softball players killed in a bus crash this weekend are remembered as close friends with big hearts on and off the field.
A Canadian man has been charged after border agents at the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel found more than 50 turtles strapped to his body and hidden between his legs.
text Eagles deal with fire alarm
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:37:41 UTC
The Philadelphia Eagles, in San Francisco for a 1:25 p.m. PT game against the 49ers, were awakened in the middle of the night when the fire alarm at their hotel was pulled around 2:30 a.m.
text Devon Still jerseys raise nearly $1M
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:02:05 UTC
The Bengals announced Sunday that in the nearly three weeks since beginning the fundraiser, they had sold nearly 10,000 of Devon Still's jerseys, and had approached $1 million raised.
text Suh likely to leave Lions, likes NY
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:56:30 UTC
A quarter of the way through the season, the Detroit Lions are preparing to lose free-agent-to-be Ndamukong Suh and he is preparing to move on, according to league sources.
text McDonald faces discipline if charged
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:51:26 UTC
If charges are ever filed against San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald on an alleged assault of his fiancee, the team is prepared to discipline McDonald with a suspension or termination of contract, according to league sources.
A pedestrian was killed after being struck by two cars in South LA Sunday. One of the drivers is facing DUI charges.
text Miami nightclub shooting leaves 15 hurt
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:22:34 UTC
Fifteen people were wounded in a Miami nightclub shooting early Sunday, police said, adding the youngest victim is 11 years old.
Rescue workers have found 30 or more people unconscious and believed to be dead near the peak of an erupting volcano in central Japan.
text Altuve sits to secure batting title
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:16:09 UTC
Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve will sit on the final day of the regular season rather than risk losing the AL batting title.
text Europe wins the Ryder Cup again
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:11:27 UTC
Europe won the Ryder Cup on Sunday for the third straight time behind two big rallies early and a great shot by Jamie Donaldson to finish off the Americans.
Police are investigating whether two officer-involved shootings in St. Louis and its suburb of Ferguson are linked to protests over the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
When they aren't busy entertaining, these celebs are acting as great pet owners.
The 2015 model year Mini Cooper boasts several updated features, but the iconic British classic did not lose its distinctive characteristics.
text Motorcyclist killed on 405 Freeway in Carson
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:30:07 UTC
A motorcyclist was killed in a traffic collision on the northbound 405 Freeway in Carson early Sunday morning.
text Andy Murray wins Shenzhen Open
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:19:17 UTC
Second-seeded Andy Murray of Britain rallied from a set down to defeat fourth-seeded Tommy Robredo of Spain 5-7, 7-6 (9), 6-1 Sunday to win the Shenzhen Open.
text Tulloch doesn't regret celebration
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:27:56 UTC
Stephen Tulloch saw his season end because of a celebration gone wrong, but the Detroit Lions starting middle linebacker has no regrets about the injury.
Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes, and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night.
The Seattle Mariners stayed in the AL playoff race Saturday night when Austin Jackson hustled to barely beat a double-play relay in the 11th inning for a 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels.
video Egyptian teen seeks asylum in U.S.
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 07:06:00 UTC
An Egyptian teen who fears persecution for criticizing his country's violent treatment of protesters seeks asylum in the U.S.
video West Hollywood water main repairs completed
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:48:17 UTC
Repairs for a burst 36-inch water main were completed Saturday night, but at least one lane of Sunset Boulevard between Olive Drive and La Cienega Boulevard was expected to be closed until Tuesday night.
text No. 18 USC roars past Oregon State, 35-10
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:39:27 UTC
Cody Kessler passed for 261 yards and two touchdowns, and Su'a Cravens returned an interception 31 yards for another score in No. 18 Southern California's 35-10 victory over Oregon State on Saturday night.
video Deer jumps into Encino pool, antlers first
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:28:45 UTC
Encino homeowner Eric Munn made a startling discovery in his backyard -- a deer swimming around in the pool!
text Scoring change benefits King Felix
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:03:14 UTC
Felix Hernandez's earned run average dropped Saturday without the Seattle ace throwing a pitch, giving him a chance to win a second AL ERA title.
A volcano in central Japan erupted Saturday, injuring at least 40 people. Another seven people were missing.