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A senior PLO official offered a 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire in the Gaza war, saying he spoke in the name of Hamas.
text NCAA settles head injury lawsuit
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:05:04 UTC
The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit.
text Michele Roberts named NBPA chief
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:05:03 UTC
Washington, D.C., attorney Michele Roberts has been voted in as the new executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, becoming the first woman to head up a major sports union.
A 9-year-old girl has died from injuries suffered when she was hit by a plane that crash-landed on the beach where she was walking with her father.
video Southern California weather forecast Tuesday
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:49:54 UTC
Tuesday brings a slight chance of showers in the desert and mountain areas. Temps mostly in the mid-80s to mid-90s.
Israel slammed Gaza with a barrage of airstrikes overnight, the heaviest bombardment in the three-week conflict.
text VIRAL VIDEO: Baby elephant meets cat
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:11:36 UTC
What happens when a baby elephant sees a cat for the first time?
text Blake Griffin has fracture in back
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:01:54 UTC
Clippers forward Blake Griffin withdrew last week from Team USA training camp for the FIBA World Cup because he was advised by doctors to give a small fracture in his back more time to heal before the start of the next NBA season, sources told ESPN.com
Charles Mozdir disappeared.
A 14-year-old girl hid in a closet and called 911 Monday during a break-in attempt at her Rossmoor home - a move that helped deputies arrest two suspects.
text World Cup prize money 'inadequate'
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:05:30 UTC
World Cup news
text Franck Ribery over World Cup woe
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:05:28 UTC
Bayern Munich news
text Soccer Power Index: Daily update
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:05:25 UTC
World Cup
Multiple suspects have been arrested in the fatal attack on USC student Xinran Ji, the LAPD announced Monday.
video 'Bachelor in Paradise' stirs things up
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:40:38 UTC
People who left either 'The Bachelor' or 'The Bachelorette' with broken hearts get one more chance to find true love.
Jeff Baker hit a two-out RBI single to cap a four-run rally in the ninth inning by the Miami Marlins, who extended their winning streak to five games by beating the Washington Nationals 7-6.
A swimmer who was killed after lightning struck Venice Beach on Sunday has been identified.
text Dodgers TV blackout may be coming to an end
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:16:31 UTC
The dispute that's prevented fans who don't have Time Warner from watching Los Angeles Dodgers games may be coming to an end.
Andi Dorfman gave out her final rose and got engaged on the season finale of "The Bachelorette"!
video Amazon delivers jobs in Moreno Valley
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:21:51 UTC
A new Amazon distribution center opening in Moreno Valley delivered on the promise of new jobs on Monday.
text Serena Williams to play Wednesday
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:47:50 UTC
Serena Williams said Monday that she feels fine and is ready to play again after a disturbing performance that scared even her during a doubles match at Wimbledon four weeks ago.
An L.A. County Superior Court judge tentatively approved the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers Monday.
text Man killed in South Gate shooting identified
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:39:50 UTC
A Bakersfield man who was fatally shot in South Gate during a possible repossession gone wrong was identified Monday.
text Derrick Rose in form at U.S. camp
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:37:33 UTC
Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose says his confidence is 'through the roof' and he's looking forward to proving his doubters wrong this season as he tries to make his way back from two serious knee injuries.
text Shelly Sterling can proceed with sale
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:37:31 UTC
A judge ruled against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Monday in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
text Jersey estimated to sell for $100K
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:27:17 UTC
An auction house believes an autographed, game-used Johnny Manziel jersey it is selling will set the record for the highest price ever paid for a college football jersey.
Former Olympians were on hand Monday to help get a movement to renovate some local soccer fields started.
A naked pedestrian was hit and killed by a Los Angeles police car in Jefferson Park, police said Monday.
video New technology detects prostate cancer
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:07:12 UTC
A new targeted biopsy technology detects prostate cancer in cases it was previously missed or overlooked.
text NFL VP: League sent a message
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:06:54 UTC
NFL senior vice president of labor policy Adolpho Birch strongly disagreed Monday that the league's two-game suspension of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for his domestic violence arrest was too light.
Some people are busting others on social media for wasting water during California's drought and mandatory water restrictions.
Doctors Struggle To Contain Ebola Outbreak
Israel's prime minister warned Monday that the country faced a prolonged campaign against Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
video Real estate websites Zillow, Trulia merge
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 02:00:22 UTC
Zillow and Trulia, two of the largest online house hunting websites, are joining forces in a $3.5 billion deal.
Single-use laundry packets may be convenient, but they're also causing some safety concerns for children.
Six homes were evacuated in Ladera Heights because of a possible armed suspect in a domestic dispute on Monday.
A Fullerton couple was arrested for child endangerment after they allegedly left their child in a hot van while they went inside a Brea mall.
text Poll: LeBron's reputation improving
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:42:46 UTC
LeBron James is coming back, not only to Cleveland but back into the public's favor.
'The Bachelorette' Andi Dorfman gives her final rose on Monday night's season finale. Who will she choose?
A driver struck pedestrians in Koreatown Monday morning, killing 1 person and critically injuring two others.
What degree are you?
text Breathtaking footage of tornado in Tennessee
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:25:53 UTC
This eye of the storm footage is truly captivating
Every year in the United States, approximately 60 people are killed by lightning and hundreds more are injured.
A visual display of one of the most important events of the 20th century.
text Thank you for your comments!
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:17:32 UTC
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text Survivor's Story: How I Lived Through Ebola
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:41:19 UTC
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed the lives of at least 672 people in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, but one person who survived the virulent disease is shedding light on what it's like to battle the virus.
Police have arrested a 34-year-old man with kidnapping Abigail Hernandez, the New Hampshire teen who vanished on her walk home from school nine months before she returned home last week.
text Lions table Ndamukong Suh talks
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:25:56 UTC
Ndamukong Suh will not have a deal until at least after the 2014 NFL season.
Netanyahu tells Israelis to be ready for 'prolonged' Gaza war, army urges Gaza evacuations
SC mom's arrest for leaving 9-year-old at park raises child care debate.
The family of a missing mom in Oregon has launched a massive search for the woman who police say was last seen at a gas station four days ago.
The fox says cheese when it comes to GoPro cameras.
text FAA proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:42:56 UTC
The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines.
Two U.S. Marshals and one NYPD detective were shot today while serving a warrant in New York City, officials said.
text Goal for Eli Manning: 70 percent rate
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:41:39 UTC
The New York Giants are setting lofty goals for their new offense in 2014 as new quarterbacks coach Danny Langsdorf has challenged Eli Manning to complete 70 percent of his passes.
Two US marshals and police detective were shot in New York City while trying to serve a warrant to a California fugitive, who was also shot and killed.
Two US marshals and an NYPD detective were shot while trying to serve a warrant to California fugitive Charles Mozdir, who was also shot and killed.
Two American aid workers in Liberia have tested positive for the Ebola virus, a relief group official said.
text Michael Jordan: I don't own a number
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:19:38 UTC
Michael Jordan has no problem with LeBron James returning to No. 23 in his second stint with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
text Peterson: Vikings more aggressive
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:14:31 UTC
Now that offensive coordinator Norv Turner has arrived, bringing what should be a more aggressive scheme to the Minnesota Vikings, running back Adrian Peterson said he's playing in the offense he's "been looking for for the past seven years."
Famous "plus-size" model Robyn Lawley is the latest celebrity to go makeup and Photoshop-free in the ongoing trend to promote body-acceptance.
A baby boy died in his crib in Van Nuys on Monday, authorities said. An investigating is underway.
text GM: Big Ben will retire as a Steeler
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:08:05 UTC
Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said Monday that signing quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a long-term contract is just a matter of when, not if.
text Joakim Noah: Want to beat LeBron
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:08:03 UTC
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah knows that in order to win a championship this season, he and his team are going to have to push through an opponent that has repeatedly stood in their way: LeBron James.
Two female horseback riders who went missing in Big Bear were found near Desert Hot Springs on Monday.
text Was There a 2nd Oklahoma City Bomber?
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:42:24 UTC
Trial opening as man tries to show FBI has Oklahoma City bomb video that shows 2nd suspect
text Tournament-used McIlroy ball for sale
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:37:20 UTC
The ball that Rory McIlroy used during the final round of his convincing Open Championship win earlier this month has been put up for auction by golf auction house Green Jacket Auctions.
text Colts release Chris Rainey
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:32:12 UTC
Running back Chris Rainey, released Monday by the Indianapolis Colts, was let go for a violation of an undisclosed team rule, coach Chuck Pagano said Monday.
Pressure for a cease-fire followed new attacks launched by Israel and Hamas.
Police have released a sketch of the suspect who they believe drove away with Abigail Hernandez when she was walking home from school on October 9.
The latest on the deadly virus and the people working to contain it.
text Yanks fan returns lost Red Sox ring
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:51:09 UTC
A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan.
text How the Ebola Virus Spreads to Humans
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:25:36 UTC
People caring for infected individuals- from friends and relatives who may be taking care of the diseased at home or the doctors treating the ill in hospitals- are among the most commonly infected.
Pakistani police say a mob has burned down several homes belonging to minority Ahmadi Muslims in the country's east, killing a woman and her two granddaughters following rumors about blasphemous postings on Facebook.
video VIDEO: Comic-Con 'zombie' walker hit by car
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:41:29 UTC
A driver plowed through a crowd during a "zombie" walk at Comic-Con in San Diego. The incident was caught on video.
text Kyle Rudolph, Vikings agree on deal
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:34:34 UTC
The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to a five-year extension with tight end Kyle Rudolph, according to a league source.
text Byron Scott: Lakers' legacy is key
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:34:31 UTC
Byron Scott says for the chance to coach the team he won three NBA titles with as a player, the wait for his hiring will be worth it in the end.
text LeBron James to go back to No. 23
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:24:18 UTC
LeBron James will be back wearing No. 23 for his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers next season.
Ladies and gentlemen, Katniss Everdeen -- finally.
Dollar Tree is buying rival Family Dollar, giving it a wider reach in the intensifying fight for deal-seeking customers.
video Sweat cycling heats up in North Hollywood
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:32:02 UTC
A different spin on cycling class is heating things up at The Sweat Shoppe in North Hollywood.
Israel carries out 3 airstrikes on Gaza, breaking relative lull at start of Muslim holiday
A Florida State University criminal law professor was pulling into his driveway and talking on his cell phone when he was fatally shot, ABC News has learned exclusively.
Russia is calling for the United Nations Security Council to approve a U.N.-led investigation into what brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
A rare lightning storm struck packed Venice Beach, Calif., today, killing a 20-year-old man and injuring up to 12 others, one critically, after the same storm had struck a person on Catalina Island.
These heavy hitting music movies definitely deserve a cinematic encore.
text Tiny two-legged Chihuahua uses wheelchair
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:13:31 UTC
A tiny two-legged Chihuahua named Turbo is mobile again thanks to some creative engineering.
Carl Crawford hit an RBI triple to back Hyun-Jin Ryu's third straight victory, and the division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 4-3 victory Sunday night.
Alhambra police are looking for a driver in a silver Dodge Charger who crashed into a teen on a skateboard and fled the scene Saturday night.
text Deputy PM Clegg: Strip Russia of WC
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:07:56 UTC
World Cup
Witnesses said they felt the electricity as it surged through the water after lightning struck Venice Beach Sunday.
The U.N. Security Council called for 'an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire' in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas.
A man died after being shot in South Gate on Sunday, the L.A. County Sheriff's Department said. A probe is underway.
text Jeff Gordon wins Brickyard 400
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:16:00 UTC
With a fifth Brickyard 400 victory on the line, Jeff Gordon looked like the driver he was 20 years ago.
Luc Besson's 'Lucy' topped a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.
text Female victim shot near South LA laundromat
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:50:24 UTC
A female victim was shot near a laundromat in South Los Angeles on Sunday, police said. Her condition is unknown.
text David Ortiz bat flip at center of flap
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:11:05 UTC
Red Sox slugger David Ortiz hit a three-run, third-inning home run Sunday and punctuated the blast with an impressive bat flip -- a move that didn't sit well with the man that allowed the blast, Tampa Bay pitcher Chris Archer.
A father was killed and his daughter seriously injured while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed Sunday.
A family of five, including three children were found shot to death Sunday inside a southern Maine apartment, authorities said.
text PHOTOS: Lightning strikes Venice Beach
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:38:53 UTC
Lightning struck 13 people, leaving one dead and one critically injured, at Venice Beach in Los Angeles Sunday, July 27, 2014 .
text Fan plans to get ink for 22 starters
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:18:11 UTC
Charlie White, a 41-year-old Redskins fan, is getting players to sign his arm so that he can get the signatures tattooed on him.
text 2014 Hall of Fame class inducted
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:12:58 UTC
Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy.
text What Is the Ebola Virus?
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:57:32 UTC
The current outbreak of the Ebola virus is the worst in history. Here is a look at the causes, the symptoms and the history of the deadly disease.
The Ebola virus continues its grim march across west Africa as the first two Americans were reported to be infected and a top Liberian doctor died this weekend.
The United States has released images that, it says, prove Russian military forces have fired artillery from Russian territory into Ukraine.
text Team USA invites Paul Millsap
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:09:48 UTC
In the wake of multiple withdrawals of frontcourt candidates for the national team, USA Basketball has invited Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap to its training camp this week in Las Vegas, it was announced Sunday.
text Tim Clark wins Canadian Open
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:49:15 UTC
Tim Clark rallied to win the Canadian Open on Sunday, birdieing five of the last eight holes for a one-stroke victory over Jim Furyk.
Video of a baby and her 8-week-old puppy snuggling has gone viral online.
text Greg Hardy hates being distraction
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:52:45 UTC
Greg Hardy hates that his legal situation has been a distraction for the Carolina Panthers, but that was the only comment the Pro Bowl defensive end made regarding his May arrest.
Dr. Kent Brantly is the first American to be diagnosed in this ebola outbreak.
Seven animals died in a stable fire near Palmdale on Sunday. A cause for the fire was not immediately known.
text Carl Edwards, Roush parting ways
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:56:10 UTC
Roush Fenway Racing says Carl Edwards is leaving the organization at the end of the season.
text Randall Cobb: Haven't done enough
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:56:08 UTC
The Packers' Randall Cobb doesn't think he's done enough for a new contract.
text Dee Milliner: I'm best CB in NFL
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:35:26 UTC
Dee Milliner, who will enter his second NFL season as the Jets' top cornerback, told the New York Daily News that he believes he is the league's best at the position.
text Yaz: Ortiz is better hitter than I was
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:19:55 UTC
Aside from Ted Williams, David Ortiz is the best hitter in Boston Red Sox history, according to Carl Yastrzemski.
text LeSean McCoy, Trent Cole in fight
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:09:36 UTC
LeSean McCoy and Trent Cole got into a fight at Eagles' training camp on Sunday.
text Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:04:27 UTC
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali has won the Tour de France, becoming the first Italian to win cycling's greatest race in 16 years by chiseling a lead over his main rivals a few seconds at a time and dominating them in the mountains.
A Lake Elsinore man has been arrested for sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl, police said.
text Scott gets 4 years, $17M from Lakers
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:46:38 UTC
The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to terms with Byron Scott to be their next head coach.
Northern California wildfire destroys 10 homes; fire outside Yosemite park grows significantly
If you rely on reviews to pick a wedding vendor, doctor, or other service, you may not be getting the full picture.
American doctor working with Ebola patients in Liberia gets treatment for the deadly virus
text Zach Mettenberger talks about punch
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:37:56 UTC
Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger knows only too well the intensity of the Alabama-LSU rivalry.
The United States is now less safe than it was years ago, in part because a brutal terrorist group has been able to gain power in Iraq after the post-war government there "blew it," a top U.S. intelligence official said Saturday.
Watch this 6-year-old's amazing talent.
Downed Air Algerie jet's black boxes to be sent to France, embassy official says
Caltrans has announced a plan to build a bridge that would help mountain lions safely cross the 101 Freeway.
text How US Embassy Personnel Got Out of Libya
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:29:15 UTC
Details of the mission to evacuate the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya, provided to ABC News by a U.S. official, about the military assistance provided for the security of the U.S. personnel.
text Hall of Fame cuts election eligibility
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:48:15 UTC
Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire will have less time to remain eligible for the Hall of Fame ballot under changes made Saturday.
text Red Sox trade Jake Peavy to Giants
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:17:24 UTC
The Boston Red Sox have agreed to trade veteran pitcher Jake Peavy to the San Francisco Giants for a pair of pitching prospects, a source confirmed to ESPN.
Fighting lead to the U.S. evacuating its Libyan embassy Saturday.
Malaysia to send police to MH17 crash site in Ukraine after rebels agree to allow police in
text Gennady Golovkin stops Daniel Geale
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:45:59 UTC
Gennady Golovkin's already burgeoning legend will continue to grow after what he did to Daniel Geale on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden.
Clayton Kershaw pitched a two-hitter to win his ninth straight decision, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.
Israel resumes Gaza offensive following Palestinian rocket attacks
A large wildfire burning on the edge of Yosemite National Park has now destroyed at least one structure.
text Vista LA: Sal Castro tribute & more
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:09:08 UTC
Vista L.A. features a tribute to Sal Castro, a group helping kids with autism in the Latino community and more.
A 20-year-old man was killed and another critically injured after lightning struck Venice Beach on Sunday.
Surveillance video allegedly shows Santa Ana police officers repeatedly punching an alleged burglary suspect.
Huntington Beach police arrested a 16-year-old suspect they say made threats of violence to the U.S. Open of Surfing.
text Ten ejected after minor league brawl
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:27:53 UTC
Nine players and Reno Aces manager and former major leaguer Phil Nevin were ejected after a wild, benches-clearing brawl in Saturday's game between the Triple-A affiliates of the Dodgers and Diamondbacks.
text Car hits Marina Del Rey bookstore; 1 injured
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:24:25 UTC
A pedestrian was injured when an elderly driver plowed into the side of a Barnes & Noble in Marina Del Rey.
An 18-year-old man is dead and four other people are injured after a crash between a minivan and a big rig in Downey.
A Los Angeles police officer, who was injured in an off-duty traffic collision in Santa Clarita, died Saturday.
The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to terms on a four-year, $17 million contract with Byron Scott to be their next head coach.
Israel has approved a 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire extension in Gaza.
video Best convertibles for summer 2014
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:43:54 UTC
When the weather is nice, there's nothing quite like riding around town with the top down. Beat the heat in these convertibles.
Albertsons could soon be taking over all Vons and Safeway stores. Safeway shareholders have agreed to the $9.2 billion buy.
text UN finds second black box of Air Algerie jet
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 04:39:03 UTC
U.N. peacekeepers in Mali found the second black box of the Air Algerie plane at the remote disaster site in the north.
text Rockies misspell name on jersey
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 03:24:31 UTC
The Colorado Rockies gave out 15,000 jersey T-shirts honoring its All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on Saturday night, but the shirt on the back read "Tulowizki" instead -- minus the second "T."
text Video Shows Smiling American Bomber in Syria
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 02:32:54 UTC
Al-Qaida-linked group releases video of American smiling before his suicide bombing in Syria
A 36-year-old woman was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in Norwalk Saturday morning.
The growing chaos in Iraq and Syria, where thousands of Western recruits have joined terrorist groups to train and fight, is cultivating a global threat that the United States is "going to be dealing with for the next decade," the head of the House Home..
Eye on L.A.'s Tina Malave takes us on a trip back in time to see what things were like in the day of old L.A.!
Construction crews successfully tore down a bridge near LAX on Saturday as part of the weekend-long 'Century Crunch.'
text Geno Smith: 'I expect to be in top 5'
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:08:08 UTC
The New York Jets' Geno Smith is the worst starting quarterback in the NFL, according to a recent ESPN survey, but he expects to be closer to the top than the bottom over the next year or two.
A 14-year-old boy was shot in the leg during a drive-by shooting in Norwalk Saturday, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies said.
text US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:37:48 UTC
The U.S. has shut down its embassy in Libya and evacuated diplomats to neighboring Tunisia amid worsening clashes.
text A huge fog swifts through this town
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:35:36 UTC
Watch this serene time-lapse video of fog rolling through town.
text Penn State hires Sandy Barbour
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:26:56 UTC
Former Cal athletic director Sandy Barbour was named Penn State's athletic director, the school announced Saturday.
text Roethlisberger focused on season
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:16:37 UTC
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said his focus is on football, not his contract situation, and he expressed confidence that the two sides will reach an agreement on a long-term deal after this season.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Northern California transient who has tuberculosis, and may be putting others at risk.
A British actor who claimed 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer sexually abused him as a teenager dropped his lawsuit Friday.
text Browns owner talks Gordon, Manziel
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 22:19:50 UTC
Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam said the team never discussed the option of releasing Josh Gordon, but players like Gordon need to understand they are accountable to the team and fans.
A man and his girlfriend were arrested in Oxnard after police found about 3 pounds of meth in their car and home.
text Jon Lester would understand trade
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:43:45 UTC
Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester said Friday night that he would not be surprised if the Sox elected to trade him before Thursday's deadline, but said he still would be open to re-signing with the club as a free agent.
text Jordy Nelson signs $39M extension
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:23:07 UTC
The Green Bay Packers have signed star wide receiver Jordy Nelson to a four-year, $39 million contract extension, a league source confirmed to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
A teenager in India is recovering after having 232 teeth removed from his mouth during a procedure that took six hours.
A typo on a UC Berkeley graduate's diploma has gone viral. The grad had been waiting for a copy of his diploma since 2003.
text Kevin Love pulls out of Team USA
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 19:39:25 UTC
Kevin Love has withdrawn from this summer's USA Basketball roster because of his uncertain NBA status, leaving the Americans without one of their most experienced international players.
The U.S. State Department was forced to suspend operations at its embassy in Libya because of "freewheeling militia violence" there, Secretary of State John Kerry said today.
text Big rig crashes into cars on 60 Freeway
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 19:13:47 UTC
A big rig crashed into several car on the 60 Freeway in Hacienda Heights on Saturday. No one was seriously injured.
Suspect allegedly killed caseworker and grazed his psychiatrist during shooting.
text 5 fires break out along 5 Freeway in Newhall
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:47:54 UTC
An investigation is underway into a string of brushfires that broke out on the 5 Freeway in Newhall on Saturday.
A man and a woman were killed in a car crash in Carson. An exact cause of the crash was not immediately known.
A driver was detained after crashing into a retail store in Bellflower on Saturday. No one was injured.
text Vick Ballard has torn Achilles tendon
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:43:19 UTC
Indianapolis Colts running back Vick Ballard has suffered a torn left Achilles tendon and will be out for the season, coach Chuck Pagano confirmed Saturday.
Second flight diverted after passenger fainted.
text Cat mysteriously digs at bathroom sink
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:23:44 UTC
What could it possibly be looking for under there?
text NBA considers longer All-Star break
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:44:11 UTC
The NBA is considering extending the All-Star break into a seven-day hiatus next season, according to a report by the South Florida Sun Sentinel.
Yasiel Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.
text Johnny Manziel: I've made mistakes
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:13:13 UTC
Johnny Manziel admitted he made "rookie mistakes" this offseason and said he needs to do better when it comes to acting like a professional.
text US Evacuates Embassy in Libya Amid Clashes
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:45:34 UTC
Staff evacuated to neighboring Tunisia.
As the global spotlight shifts to the ground offensive in Palestine, reverberations are being felt in Syria, with which Israel shares a border - and a contentious history.
Texas border surge aims to deter smuggling, but officials say hard to be everywhere at once
David Price won his sixth start in a row, Evan Longoria hit a three-run double and the Tampa Bay Rays earned their eighth straight victory, beating the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Friday night.
text Jose Pekerman wants leave of absence
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:05:25 UTC
Colombia news
text Argentina fined for Falklands banner
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:05:23 UTC
Argentina news
text FIFA backs Russia for 2018 World Cup
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:05:21 UTC
Russia news
text Maradona blasts Argentina coaching
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:05:18 UTC
The late Steve McQueen leaves behind a legacy in cars that may be worth millions at auction. The auto museum will display two of his cars.
A wildfire burning near Yosemite National Park threatened homes and cabins Saturday July 26, 2014.
Evacuations are in place for the community of Foresta as firefighters battle a wildfire outside Yosemite National Park.
The Israeli military says a 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza will start Saturday morning.
The 'Century Crunch' closure began Friday night and is expected to cause traffic delays for people heading to LAX.
Hamas, Israel begin 12-hour pause in fighting, but truce remains elusive
Guests were escorted off a roller coaster at Disney California Adventure Park after a "minor technical matter" on Friday night.
video Azusa police handing out 'tickets' to kids
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 05:02:28 UTC
Azusa police are handing out tickets to kids, but not for breaking the law.
text PHOTOS: 5 Fwy shut down by man on overpass
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 04:39:30 UTC
A man on an overpass Friday caused the complete shutdown of the 5 Freeway in East Los Angeles, causing major backups.
A federal appeals court judge is calling for replacing lethal injection with firing squads as a 'foolproof' way to quickly execute an inmate.
A doctor with a semi-automatic gun and a caseworker who was "nothing short of heroic" were able to wound and then subdue an armed psychiatric patient after he had killed another caseworker and appeared intent of reloading and shooting more people in a P..
The Los Angeles Lakers have offered their head coaching job to Byron Scott, according to ESPN sources. The two sides are still in negotiations.
Hundreds of Norwegian Air Shuttle passengers were stranded at Los Angeles International Airport for two days after their flight was delayed twice.
Dozens of Century City residents were evacuated Friday due to the partial collapse of an underground parking structure.
text Air Algerie black box found at wreckage site
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 03:13:11 UTC
French soldiers recovered a black box from the Air Algerie plane wreckage that went down Thursday in Mali.
'Hercules' is a special-effects filled action film much more than it is a lesson in mythology.
text Dodgers move Yasiel Puig to center
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 03:06:39 UTC
The Los Angeles Dodgers are going to Option No. 4 in their quest to find an every-day center fielder.
A residential community for disabled adults is spending thousands to truck in water after its wells dried up because of the drought.
text Carl Nicks, Buccaneers part ways
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:38:37 UTC
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announce Friday that the team and veteran guard Carl Nicks have "mutually agreed" to part ways.
The night is dark and full of new "GoT" cast members.
Three children are dead and their mother was among those who were seriously injured after a carjacking and crash.
Huntington Beach is taking no chances at this year's U.S. Open of Surfing, as police beef up security to avoid last year's riots.
Two children were killed and three people hospitalized after a carjacking incident ended in a crash.
New "Star Wars" animated trailer and "Avengers" posters? Yes please.
text More player dismissals at Texas
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:17:47 UTC
Texas football coach Charlie Strong has kicked at least six players off the team, in addition to suspending the two Longhorns players Thursday after they were arrested for sexual assault.
Extreme heat is uncomfortable, but it can also be dangerous, even life-threatening. Experts offer their tips to stay healthy.
video Crane falls on roof of Laguna Beach house
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:12:47 UTC
A crane collapsed onto the roof of a Laguna Beach house Friday after it delivered materials to a neighboring home.
A female burglar who was killed by an 80-year-old homeowner in Long Beach was not pregnant, a coroner said Friday.
text Drew Brees: Feel like I'm 25
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:02:12 UTC
New Orleans Saints quarterback says he thinks he can continue to play at a high level for another 10 years.
video US fighter jets escort plane back to Toronto
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:18:13 UTC
Two U.S. F16 fighter jets escorted a Panama-City bound plane back to Toronto on Friday after a passenger threatened the aircraft.
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Israeli forces will continue "neutralizing" tunnels in Gaza despite a 12-hour cease-fire Saturday, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) announced today.
text David Ortiz in lineup vs. David Price
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:23:21 UTC
David Ortiz did not miss his rematch against David Price after all.
text Lakers, Byron Scott talking offer
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:17:59 UTC
The Los Angeles Lakers have offered their head coaching job to Byron Scott, according to league sources.
text CFL fan wins massive 50-50 jackpot
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:12:49 UTC
Early Friday morning, an Edmonton Eskimos fan claimed one of the largest jackpots in 50-50 raffle sports history.
text Marshawn Lynch a no-show at camp
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:07:38 UTC
As expected, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch did not attend the first day of training camp Friday, officially starting his holdout over changes he wants to his contract.
A known gang member was charged with the murder of a Target worker who was cleaning the store's parking lot in Van Nuys.
Drug doses and suppliers are sometimes kept secret, experts say.
text UC Irvine foot fetish suspect at large
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:38:38 UTC
A man with an apparent foot fetish is on the loose after he tried to massage several UC Irvine female students' feet
text Andre Johnson at Texans camp
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:18:38 UTC
Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson reported to Houston's training facility ahead of the start of camp after spending the offseason away from the team.
You can't help but love this excited little canine.
Two injured hikers had to be rescued after getting stuck on a cliff near Las Virgenes Road Friday morning.
The woman who left porcelain dolls on the porches of several young girls' homes in a California neighborhood was only trying to give away toys her own family had outgrown, the Orange County Sheriff's Department said.
A Long Beach man allegedly fatally shot a fleeing, unarmed burglar despite her telling him she was pregnant.
A Compton school board member was charged Thursday in connection with the sexual assault of an unconscious victim.
text Rockets-Mavs rivalry receives a shot
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:03:26 UTC
A long-distance exchange of words between Chandler Parson and James Harden is heating up the rivalry between Houston and Dallas.
An Illinois single mother of two drowned Tuesday while helping save three children in a northern Wisconsin lake.
Find out whether it'd be mental to see this movie or not.
Former Bell City Councilwoman Teresa Jacobo was sentenced on Friday to two years in prison for misappropriating public funds.
text CHP 'lane splitting' guidelines taken down
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:52:51 UTC
CHP's safety guidelines for motorcycles driving between lanes in slow traffic, a practice also known as lane splitting, have been removed.
text Air Algerie Plane Wreckage Found in Mali
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:43:09 UTC
French troops are headed to a remote area in Mali to secure the site of Thursday's Air Algerie jet crash, the third major international aviation disaster in a week.
text Jeremy Lin welcomed by Lakers
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:25:38 UTC
The Lakers introduced Jeremy Lin at a news conference Thursday.
As American officials fire of diplomatic salvos at Russia in response to that nation's purported actual artillery salvos into Ukraine, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said recently that among other actions, the U.S. military is dusting off dec..
text Steelers will do QB deal after season
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:59:45 UTC
The Pittsburgh Steelers have informed quarterback Ben Roethlisberger that they will not sign him to a long-term contract until after the 2014 season.
A man who was hurt when a Torrance officer shot up his truck during the Christopher Dorner manhunt will receive $1.8 million.
text Marshawn Lynch plans camp holdout
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:44:12 UTC
Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch plans to hold out and not participate in the opening day of training camp Friday, former Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson said Thursday night on the NFL Network.
text Chris Paul: Boycott a real possibility
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:18:19 UTC
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul told ESPN.com that it's "unacceptable" if Donald Sterling is still the owner of the team when the season begins.
text Chuck Knoblauch accused of assault
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:52:29 UTC
Former Minnesota Twins star Chuck Knoblauch was arrested Wednesday night on charges that he allegedly assaulted his ex-wife, KHOU.com reported.
Southlanders are fighting the battle against hunger by donating to Feed SoCal food drives across Southern California. See photos!
text Judge won't dismiss Hernandez case
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:05:52 UTC
A judge has rejected a motion by lawyers for Aaron Hernandez to dismiss charges stemming from the 2013 slaying of a Boston man whose body was found near the former New England Patriot player's home.

Have your say: Will Apple's new iTime watch live up to the hype?
text Have your say: Will Apple's new iTime watch live up to the hype? An Apple patent for a smartwatch was revealed today, with the device apparently to be called the iTime. (itproportal)
British Embassy Convoy Attacked In Libya
text British Embassy Convoy Attacked In Libya The Foreign Office urges all Britons to leave as further attacks on foreigners are likely amid a "greater intensity of fighting". (skynews world)
He's arrogant, tough, insecure and charming - but he has such bright blue eyes: Hilary Clinton&
text He's arrogant, tough, insecure and charming - but he has such bright blue eyes: Hilary Clinton& Hillary Clinton says she warned White House Vladimir Putin would be 'more aggressive' in second shot as Russian president (telegraph)