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feed text Brett Favre to delay Green Bay return
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:08:39 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 14:08:38 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.
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.
text LB Luke Kuechly won't be fined
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:53:25 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.
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 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.
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.
The suspect in the Hannah Graham abduction is now going to be indicted in an alleged 2005 sexual assault.
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.
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.
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison for the 2013 shooting death of his girlfriend, Judge Thokozile Masipa announced today.
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.
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.
video Southern California weather forecast Tuesday
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:45:58 UTC
Early morning clouds will give way to sunny skies Tuesday with temps mostly in the 70s and 80s across Southern California.
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.
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.
text Aldon Smith suspension could be cut
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:59:05 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.
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 Percy Harvin: 'All smiles' with Jets
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:16:28 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.
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 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.
text Trestman: No Marshall-Cutler rift
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 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."
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.
text 5 Things You May Have Missed This Weekend
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.
text Chaka Khan's nephew with autism found
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.
text Johnson: Game 'pretty much same'
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.
text Brian Kelly disputes late penalty
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.
text School Bus Driver Charged With Third DUI
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.
text 'Eye on L.A.': Spooky LA
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:08:43 UTC
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.
text Peyton Manning throws 508th TD
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.
text Man fatally shot at Riverside house party
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".
text Brad Keselowski wins at Talladega
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.
text SEC reaches poll milestone
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.
text WVU students warned after riots
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.
text Fred Jackson, C.J. Spiller injured
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.
text Pentagon Orders Ebola Response Team
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.
text Colt McCoy in for Kirk Cousins at QB
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.
text White blames AD Haden for ejection
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.
text Joseph Randle to endorse MeUndies
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:15:43 UTC
In the span of less than a week, Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has gone from stealing underwear to becoming a spokesman for it.
text Harvin was to be cut if no trade OK'd
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:10:37 UTC
The Seattle Seahawks had reached a point of no return with Percy Harvin. If they had been unable to trade him, they would have released him outright, according to league and team sources.
text Harvin was offered for Julius Thomas
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:45:15 UTC
Before the Seattle Seahawks dealt wide receiver Percy Harvin to the New York Jets for a conditional draft choice, they quietly called around to see if any teams would have an interest in a trade.
Dr. Anthony Fauci says Ron Klain is an "excellent manager."
text Pacquiao makes pro hoops debut
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:30:02 UTC
Manny Pacquiao made his professional basketball debut on Sunday, just a month before he is set to defend his WBO welterweight crown.
A new possible sighting of suspected cop-killer Eric Frein has Pennsylvania police re-focusing their search, more than a month after the manhunt began.
La Brisa is the most expensive home currently on the market in Miami-Dade county. It's 6.9 acres of waterfront property with a storied history that dates back to Coconut Grove's earliest settlers.
A woman was left with possible life-threatening injuries after a hit-and-run crash in Victorville. Police are looking for a suspect.
SeaWorld San Diego welcomed a healthy baby bottlenose dolphin to its marine family on Saturday afternoon.
See video of SeaWorld's newest dolphin as it plays in the water with its mother! The dolphin is the 80th to be born at the park.
A fire ripped through a business in Boyle Heights early Sunday, causing heavy damage. No injuries were reported.
text Serena: Comments 'in a way bullying'
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:28:28 UTC
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, and that she supported the one-year suspension imposed by the WTA against the official.
text Saints TE Jimmy Graham to play
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:28:27 UTC
New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham is not expected to start, but will play against the Detroit Lions, the team announced Sunday.
Jameis Winston prevailed after another week of controversy and threw for 273 yards and two touchdowns to lead No. 2 Florida State to 31-27 win over No. 5 Notre Dame.
text Gregg Popovich jabs at Suns owner
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:30:58 UTC
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich dismissed Suns owner Robert Sarver's critical comments as silly and said they should have been made while wearing a "chicken suit."
text Gennady Golovkin scores KO win
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:59:22 UTC
Gennady Golovkin, boxing's most devastating knockout artist, delivered yet another crushing KO as he drilled Marco Antonio Rubio in the second round to retain his middleweight world title on Saturday night at the StubHub Center.
A man who testified against his mother at her trial for her husband's murder says she suggested his brother might have killed her husband.
Seven players face criminal charges in the alleged hazing
Marcus Murphy scored three touchdowns, including two on special teams, and Missouri embarrassed Florida 42-13 Saturday night.
Blake Sims, T.J. Yeldon and No. 7 Alabama score early and often in a 59-0 win over No. 21 Texas A&M
A final swing into the last e-clip connecting the tracks during a Saturday ceremony marked a major milestone for the Foothill Gold Line between Pasadena and Azusa.
Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were investigating Saturday the death of a 61-year-old woman in Baldwin Park after she was found unresponsive during a welfare check.
Police are looking for a suspect following a hit-and-run crash that killed a 60-year-old woman in North Hollywood on Saturday.
The dramatic 'dust devil' lifted an inflatable bouncer, injuring an 8-year-old boy who fell from it in Brazil
Two firefighters were injured Saturday in Long Beach while attempting to knock down a two-story residential fire.
Murrieta Mayor Alan Long released an apology through his attorney Saturday to the four high school cheerleaders he hit while allegedly driving drunk.
Bo Wallace threw two touchdown passes and No. 3 Mississippi had another dominating defensive performance in a 34-3 victory over Tennessee on Saturday night.
text Fan returns ball to Travis Ishikawa
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 03:57:55 UTC
A lifelong San Francisco Giants fan had a piece of team history in his hands after Thursday's game: the home-run ball that sent the Giants to the World Series.
Cody Kessler set a school single-game record with seven touchdown passes, throwing five in the first half of No. 22 Southern California's 56-28 victory over Colorado.
Florida polo mogul John Goodman ordered over a dozen drinks in the hours before a fatal car crash in 2010, a bartender testified during his retrial.
Remains have been found in the search for Hannah Graham, a University of Virginia student who went missing on Sept. 13, Virginia police said.
The parents of a shooting victim say they will provide a home and a job for the man who took their son's life.
Cody Kessler set a school single-game record with seven touchdown passes, throwing five in the first half of No. 22 Southern California's 56-28 victory over Colorado on Saturday.
text Melo: Fewer shots until 'time to go'
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:35:19 UTC
Carmelo Anthony says he doesn't have to lead league in scoring to help the Knicks win.
Police say they have found human remains that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept. 13.
A woman screamed for someone to save her dad from a burning home in Central Fresno, and those pleas were answered.
text Sayreville High coaches suspended
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:59:20 UTC
Sayreville War Memorial High School suspends football coaches after hazing scandal, sources say
Three people were shot near an In-N-Out restaurant in San Pedro Friday night after a high school football game.
text Lance Leipold fastest to 100 wins
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:03:36 UTC
Wisconsin-Whitewater coach Lance Leipold has reached 100 wins faster than any other coach in NCAA history.
A 34-year-old Tustin man was arrested after police say he tried to lure underage boys by posing as a woman on Craigslist personal ads.
text UCLA rallies to beat California 36-34
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:41:29 UTC
Brett Hundley threw for 330 yards and two touchdowns and added a third score on the ground to help UCLA snap a seven-game skid at California with a 36-34 victory Saturday.
Two more of the five teenagers killed in a fiery freeway crash in Irvine earlier this month were laid to rest Saturday.
Michael Hunnicutt missed a 19-yard field goal late as No. 14 Kansas State held off No. 11 Oklahoma 31-30 on Saturday afternoon.
Clint Trickett threw three touchdown passes and West Virginia surprised sloppy No. 4 Baylor 41-27 Saturday.
One person was taken to a hospital Saturday morning after a car crash involving an Orange County sheriff's deputy vehicle in an unincorporated area in Anaheim.
A woman was fatally stabbed in Exposition Park Friday night, LAPD said. USC sent out an alert asking students to stay away from the area.
text Golfer collects ace for 3 straight days
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:41:41 UTC
DeBonis hit a hole-in-one on three consecutive days while on a golf trip with friends to the Grand Strand region near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
U.S. national team forward Alex Morgan will miss the rest of the Women's World Cup qualifying tournament with a left ankle sprain, the team announced.
Health officials in Ohio are monitoring more than 100 people following the visit by a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola shortly after returning to Texas from the Cleveland area.
text Jets land wideout Percy Harvin
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:45:55 UTC
The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to trade wide receiver Percy Harvin to the New York Jets, sources confirmed to ESPN.
An Indiana teen is facing battery charges after police say he left a waitress a tip covered in fecal matter.
It's that time of the year at Disneyland when Mickey Mouse jack-o'-lanterns light up the park and make for the picture perfect Halloween backdrop.
The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed teen in Missouri has told investigators that he was pinned in his car and in fear for his life, the New York Times reported.
There are question surrounding the authenticity of the the Captain America chopper from 'Easy Rider' going up for auction.
Pennsylvania State Police say a sighting of accused cop killer Eric Frein near a school is being treated as 'highly credible.'
The Supreme Court said Saturday that Texas can use its controversial new voter identification law for the November election.
text Milan Lucic apologizes for gesture
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:04:06 UTC
Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic apologized Saturday for the obscene gesture he made to Montreal Canadiens fans during Thursday's 6-4 loss at Bell Centre.
text Blake Griffin frustrated by fouls
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:53:59 UTC
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin said his frustration over continued hard fouls will "probably" result in him retaliating if it continues.
Childhood cancer survivors who received chemotherapy treatment may be more likely to develop heart problems as adults.
In an adorable video made available by 'America's Funniest Home Videos' one toddler takes a spill when dressed in a cumbersome, homemade costume of one of the 'Despicable Me' minions. Take a look.
Honda's latest CRV boasts updates to the popular compact SUV's technology and safety features.
A Redlands mother has come forward, saying she caught her nanny on camera allegedly abusing her 22-month-old son.
The Dallas nurses who contracted Ebola while treating a patient at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital have been moved from the building, but patients are still steering clear of the once-bustling hospital.
The 2014 Los Angeles County Walk to Defeat ALS will be held Sunday at Exposition Park. Thousands are expected to attend.
text FSU: No evidence yet of payment
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:20:01 UTC
Florida State said Friday its athletic department compliance staff is reviewing the reported authenticated signatures by Jameis Winston, but has yet to find evidence that the star quarterback accepted payment for the autographs.
An armed suspect surrendered to authorities after barricading himself inside an Inglewood home early Saturday morning.
One sick Kansas City Royals fan is going to the World Series with the help of some good online samaritans.
text Shamil Tarpischev fined, banned year
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:49:28 UTC
Russian Tennis Federation President Shamil Tarpischev has been fined $25,000 by the WTA Tour and suspended from tour involvement for a year for questioning Serena and Venus Williams' gender in comments on Russian television.
Faysal Itani, a fellow at the Atlantic Council, gives his analysis of the U.S. strikes on ISIS and how they have shifted dynamics on the ground.
The remains of missing Cal State Northridge student Abdullah Alkadi were found in Palm Desert Thursday night. Family members say he was murdered and two people have been detained in connection with the case.
Alex Morgan reinjured her left ankle, just four months after returning to action following a long layoff.
An 18-year-old San Diego State University student from Moorpark is on life support after contracting meningitis.
text Brian Roberts retires after 14 years
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 04:53:59 UTC
Second baseman Brian Roberts, who played all but one of his 14-year career with the Baltimore Orioles, is retiring.
An Irvine attorney who plotted with his wife to plant drugs in an elementary school parent volunteer's car was sentenced to six months in jail on Friday.
Officials say a health care worker who treated Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan is on a Caribbean cruise ship where she has self-quarantined.
Huntington Beach hosts a professional bull-riding competition on Saturday. Admission is free.
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is conducting a drill on Friday to prepare for the possibility of treating someone with Ebola.
The Oregon woman who saved her pet bearded dragon lizard's life with CPR has found homes for all of her rescued reptiles following an eviction threat.
A California Highway Patrol officer is being hailed a hero for pulling a driver out of his wrecked vehicle moments before flames engulfed it.
text Governor signs NJ sports betting bill
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 02:27:12 UTC
Governor Chris Christie signed New Jersey's sports betting bill into law, clearing the way for bets to be taken as soon as next weekend.
Local nurses held a protest outside St. Joseph Hospital of Orange Friday and urged hospitals to improve preparedness for Ebola patients.
text Big 'Night' for UConn basketball
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 02:17:05 UTC
UConn celebrated a bit more than usual during its annual First Night event Friday, which traditionally marks the start of the new college basketball season.
text VIDEO: Orphaned baby rhino gets bottle fed
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:58:16 UTC
While rhinos can be viewed as intimidating animals because of their size and horns, 9-month-old Olive is too cute while being fed with a bottle.
The 9th Annual Taste of Soul Family Festival, which will be held in Los Angeles Saturday, combines family, friends, good food and a great music line-up.
Can you really get to where you want to go using your frequent-flyer miles? Consumer Reports asked staffers to try booking round-trip tickets.
Hunter Biden, the youngest son of Vice President Joe Biden, has been kicked out of the military after testing positive for cocaine, two people familiar with the matter said Thursday.
Less than 24 hours after resigning as superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District, John Deasy is speaking out.
Two of the five teenagers killed in a fiery crash on the 5 Freeway in Irvine earlier this month were laid to rest on Friday.
text Dodgers reached out to Josh Byrnes
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:20:16 UTC
New Los Angeles Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman has spoken to former Diamondbacks and Padres general manager Josh Byrnes about the Dodgers' vacant GM position, according to team sources.
video Laser-heat procedure burns brain tumors away
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:16:33 UTC
Doctors are using a laser-heat procedure to remove brain tumors and cut down on recovery time.
video Foodie Call: Firefly
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:17:38 UTC
Halloween is right around the corner and Studio City restaurant Firefly is getting in the ghoulish spirit.
video Forecasters predict wet winter in California
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:03:34 UTC
Weather forecasters predict a wet winter in California, but they say it won't be enough to end the state's extreme drought.
The mayor of Murrieta was arrested for driving under the influence after a crash that left four high school students injured.