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feed text Blatt: LeBron an MVP in every respect
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:40:01 UTC
The Cleveland Cavaliers have turned their season around, winning their seventh game in a row with Tuesday's 103-95 road victory over the Detroit Pistons.
Derrick Rose hit a step-back jumper with 7 seconds remaining in overtime, and the Chicago Bulls ended Golden State's franchise-record 19-game home winning streak with a thrilling 113-111 victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night.
text Madison Keys ousts Venus Williams
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:24:43 UTC
Madison Keys got one Williams sister out of the way Wednesday at the Australian Open. On Thursday, the 19-year-old American will try to make it two, and this sibling might be a little tougher.
The Southland will see partly cloudy skies Wednesday with temperatures in the mid 70s and upper 60s across the region.
text Mayweather, Pacquiao talk at game
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:14:31 UTC
Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the same arena? Can it be?
Ex-football players were accused of raping a young woman in a dorm room.
A school crossing guard was struck and killed in Monterey Park Tuesday afternoon.
There are now 64 confirmed cases of measles linked to an outbreak that started at Disneyland.
A man who dresses as the superhero character Mr. Incredible was convicted of battery Tuesday in connection to a Hollywood Boulevard scuffle in which he punched and kicked a woman dressed as Batgirl.
A 30-year-old Newhall man has been charged with sexually abusing and killing his 19-day-old daughter.
text Paul Pierce: Kobe 'defined' his era
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:33:48 UTC
Paul Pierce lamented Kobe Bryant's latest injury, saying, "It always saddens me, knowing that Kobe, who is one of my NBA brothers, we lose [him] due to injury."
A woman has been ordered to stand trial on charges she stole a police cruiser and led officers on an 80 mph chase - all while her hands were cuffed behind her.
A 20-year-old man was killed and his female passenger critically injured after their car crashed into a tree in Sherman Oaks Tuesday night.
video California statistics show hunting decline
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:41:43 UTC
Hunting in California has seen a sharp decline over the past few decades. New regulations, fees and a broader cultural shift have all contributed to its drop in popularity.
text Colts, Duron Carter near deal
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:37:49 UTC
Wide receiver Duron Carter is closing in on an agreement with the Indianapolis Colts, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
A travel ban was lifted at midnight in Massachusetts, but authorities are urging drivers to stay off the roads if necessary as cleanup efforts continue.
A West Virginia University student who died during a fraternity pledge event had a blood-alcohol level of more than six times the legal limit, police said today.
In the last 30 years, Vidiots survived stiff competition with national chains. But the video store was not able to overcome the cultural shift in the way people get their home entertainment.
text Jury: Ex-Vandy players guilty of rape
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:51:48 UTC
A jury has convicted two ex-Vanderbilt football players of raping a former student inside a dorm room.
Coastal New England continued to get walloped today by as much as two-and-a-half feet of snow as a massive Nor'easter blew through with blizzard conditions in some areas.
The blizzard in the Northeast led to more than 100 flight cancellations at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday.
On the 70-year anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp, one Holocaust survivor creates a museum in Huntington Beach.
It's a sight no one wants to see - black sludge coming out of your faucet. But residents in one Gardena neighborhood say it's becoming a regular occurrence.
A former UC Riverside student who spent 20 months in prison after plotting to kill two of her former boyfriends broke her silence Tuesday after being released on time served.
An online message purportedly from the Islamic State group warned Tuesday that a Japanese hostage and Jordanian pilot the extremists hold have less than '24 hours left to live.'
A senior State Department official is confirming the death of one U.S. citizen in Tuesday's attack on a Libyan hotel.
A howling blizzard heaped snow on the Boston area along with other stretches of lower New England and Long Island on Tuesday but failed to live up to the hype in Philadelphia and New York City.
text NBA reveals dunk contest lineup
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:28:41 UTC
Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo, Minnesota's Zach LaVine, Orlando's Victor Oladipo and Brooklyn's Mason Plumlee will be the contestants in the 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk contest, the NBA announced Tuesday night.
Bud and June Runion vanished after trip to see car located via Craigslist and now a suspect has been charged.
Four Fresno firefighters are being hailed heroes for saving three young children. Newly released dramatic video takes you inside the rescue.
text Browner: Seahawks 'my brothers'
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:08:13 UTC
Brandon Browner stood by his remarks to ESPN's Josina Anderson about instructing teammates to go after injuries to Seahawks defensive backs Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas in Super Bowl XLIX, saying it is all in the spirit of competition.
text Lynch: 'I'm here so I won't get fined'
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:08:12 UTC
During Super Bowl media day, Marshawn Lynch, reportedly threatened with a $500,000 fine, answered every question with some variation of "I'm here so I won't get fined."
ABC7 President and General Manager Arnie Kleiner was honored by the L.A. County Board of Supervisors for his 20-year tenure at the station.
Purported Russian agents realized all too well they weren't James Bond.
Mormon church leaders are making a national appeal for a 'balanced approach' in the clash between gay rights and religious freedom.
As one healthy sea lion is released back into the ocean, the Pacific Marine Mammal Center can now focus on helping 25 other sick sea lions get better.
As the NFL is said to be making changes in its attitude toward players committing domestic violence, the league is donating expensive airtime during the Super Bowl to address the topic dead on. The NFL's NO MORE campaign posted their chilling ad to YouTube, based on a viral domestic violence story from last year.
text Barnes fined $25K, implicates Sarver
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:56:51 UTC
Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes has been fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan.
A 13-year-old boy accused of stabbing a 14-year-old student to death outside of an East Los Angeles middle school was charged with murder Tuesday.
A theater teacher has become the unintentional star of a hilarious video to Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk."
text Mosi Tatupu suffered from CTE
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:26:11 UTC
Former New England Patriots running back Mosi Tatupu, who died of a heart attack in 2010 at the age of 54, suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a disease that has been linked to football-related head trauma.
Ninety-Fifth Street Preparatory School in Westmont was placed on lockdown for several hours Tuesday due to police activity in the area.
text Lance Armstrong: I'd follow the pack
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:05:46 UTC
Lance Armstrong, who was stripped of his seven Tour de France victories and banned for life from professional cycling in 2012, said in an interview that he'd again use performance-enhancing drugs if faced with the same circumstances.
Two former Vanderbilt University football players have been found guilty by a jury of raping an unconscious woman inside a campus dorm in 2013.
Margot Julie Bronstein, 56, has been ordered to stand trial for the hit-and-run deaths of four people who were walking across the street after a Christmas concert in December.
Rep. Gowdy says former Secretary of State must answer questions about 2012 Benghazi embassy attack.
A man answering a Craigslist ad from a couple who wanted to buy a 1966 Mustang robbed, shot and killed the husband and wife when they traveled several hours to buy the classic car, a sheriff said Tuesday.
The Seattle Seahawks running back was a man of few words at Super Bowl XLIX's media day.
A 35-year-old Jurupa Valley man was arrested on suspicion of killing a man after a road rage fight in early January.
text Kurt Busch eager for resolution
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:41:10 UTC
Kurt Busch is confident he is in line for his best NASCAR season ever despite a domestic violence case that could keep him off the track.
The songwriters behind "Let It Go" are writing a musical number for Oscar host Neil Patrick Harris.
Money-making apps can put some extra cash in your pockets, but you should read the fine print to protect your privacy.
text Army Says Bergdahl Review Continues
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:49:56 UTC
No decision yet on whether Bowe Bergdahl is a deserter.
Police in Dover, Delaware arrested a man after they allegedly found cocaine in a prosthetic leg during a traffic stop.
A group of police officers in Ontario, Canada came together to purchase an elderly couple's wedding ring who previously sold it to buy groceries.
text American Among Dead in Libya Hotel Attack
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:14:08 UTC
Several gunmen wearing ski masks stormed the Corinthia Hotel in Libya's capitol, Tripoli, taking hostages and leaving at least eight dead, including a U.S. citizen.
text Robert Allenby stands by story
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:09:06 UTC
A defiant and at times angry Robert Allenby stood by his story Tuesday that he was robbed and beaten in Honolulu, basing the account on what he remembered and what he was told by a homeless woman who came to his aid.
text Tiger Woods explains tooth incident
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:03:58 UTC
Tiger Woods laughed often and smiled easily during a nine-hole practice round early Tuesday morning. And then he explained how he made worldwide headlines a week ago for a missing tooth.
text Blount not worried about Seattle D
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:03:57 UTC
Running back LeGarrette Blount knows all the statistics about the Seattle Seahawks defense, and how they allowed a league-low average of 15.9 points per game during the regular season, but he's equally as confident in the New England Patriots offense.
text Pats to be smart vs. Richard Sherman
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:48:38 UTC
Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels said Tuesday that an offense can't avoid Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman all the time, but by the same token, "You can't not be smart and just throw at him because you're just trying to throw at him."
text Martin Brodeur decides to retire
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:48:36 UTC
The NHL's all-time winningest netminder, Martin Brodeur, has decided to retire and will join the St. Louis Blues' front office, the team announced Tuesday.
The Academy Award-nominated actor used the word 'colored' to refer to black actors on PBS talk show "Tavis Smiley" last week while discussing diversity in the entertainment industry.
Accuser claims Jeffrey Epstein forced her to have sex with Prince Andrew.
Some students returned to class at Oak View Elementary School in Huntington Beach on Tuesday after the school underwent heavy-duty asbestos cleaning.
Woman recovering from minor injuries, according to police.
About 300 people returned to Auschwitz for the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the death camp where more than 1 million were slaughtered during World War II.
text Kraft: Title game party for sponsors
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:47:11 UTC
Robert Kraft isn't about to start a war of words with Richard Sherman, who said Sunday that the Patriots wouldn't be disciplined by the NFL for underinflated footballs because of Kraft's close relationship with Roger Goodell.
They could spend almost a billion in politics ... or buy an NBA team.
From pancakes to roast chicken and everything in between, check out the tasty snow day treats ABC7 fans are whipping up at home!
Doctors at the University of California's student health centers are staging a one-day strike on Tuesday over contract negotiations.
text Marshawn Lynch Skittles ad goes viral
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:25:11 UTC
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, who has been fined by the NFL a number of times for avoiding news conferences, sat down to "answer a few questions" in a new Skittles ad posted online.
text Mental evaluation for Jermain Taylor
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:21:34 UTC
Champion middleweight boxer Jermain Taylor must undergo a mental evaluation, an Arkansas judge said Tuesday.
The Longview teenager who was shot dead by police inside the lobby of a police department was believed to be suffering from mental illness, including depression and bipolar disorder.
text Taylor Swift's social media accounts hacked
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:06:20 UTC
The singer's Twitter and Instagram accounts were hacked.
text Taylor Swift
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:05:16 UTC
Taylor Swift
A man who used to hand out his resume to passerby's is now advertising a job in the same spot.
FBI arrested Manhattan banker, says he was secret agent for Russian intelligence
See what all the actresses nominated for Oscars this year have been wearing throughout awards season.
Did you know that Walt Disney has won the most Oscars in history with 22?
text 'Mass'-ive Blizzard Floods Coast, Nantucket
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:35:26 UTC
"We basically have the ocean in much of our town"
The Japanese journalist held by the terror group ISIS said in a chilling new video that he and another captive have been given 24 hours or less to live unless a convicted
NYC's mayor says the city "got about half as much" snow as expected.
A woman's quick-thinking helped deputies locate her during a frightening ride in which the driver refused to let her out.
Bud and June Runion vanished after trip to see car located via Craigslist.
Three men in ski masks rammed an SUV into the lobby of the Wells Fargo History Museum in San Francisco and took off with gold nuggets.
An Apple Valley woman convicted of killing a 2-year-old girl by forcing her to eat chili powder has been sentenced to 15 years to life in state prison.
text Brian Vickers eager to race again
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:39:23 UTC
Brian Vickers is eager to get back on the racetrack and prove to everyone he still has what it takes to win Sprint Cup races following emergency open heart surgery last month.
text Kraft: Apology owed if no findings
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:39:20 UTC
Patriots owner Robert Kraft made a surprise appearance at the team's opening news conference of Super Bowl XLIX, saying the NFL owed them an apology if its investigation over deflated footballs doesn't uncover wrongdoing.
The Hollywood sign is more popular than ever now that the Beachwood Canyon trailhead is back open. Area residents say the traffic has progressively grown worse.
A school official decided to have fun with his snow day announcement by making a music video parody of the smash hit musical number, "Let it Go" from Disney's 'Frozen.' And now the video is quickly going viral.
Three Indian college students were killed by an oncoming train while attempting to take a selfie on the tracks.
text Rob Chudzinski stays with Colts
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:03:42 UTC
Rob Chudzinski is officially off the market for coordinator positions around the NFL.
Police in Florida say they are seeking a thief who "may be getting ready to throw a Super Bowl party" and stole $4,000 worth of chicken, ribs, fries and wings.
Marvel's iconic superhero foursome are fighting their way back to the big screen.
John Boehner said today that a lawsuit might be the best - or only - option to try and overturn President Obama's executive action on immigration.
text Steph Curry to enter 3-point contest
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:27:54 UTC
The Golden State Warriors' backcourt duo of Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson highlight a group of five players who plan to participate in next month's All-Star 3-point contest, Yahoo! Sports has reported.
video Pets of the Week: 3 Chihuahua mix puppies
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:53:39 UTC
Our Pets of the Week on Tuesday, Jan. 27 are three 2-month-old Chihuahua mix puppies. Please give them good homes!
Georges Niang scored 19 points, Bryce Dejean-Jones had 18 and 15th-ranked Iowa State held off No. 19 Texas 89-86 on Monday night.
A suspect has turned himself in to authorities investigating the disappearance of a Georgia couple who vanished last week while going to meet someone to buy a vintage car
text Obama Talks Religion, Race in India Farewell
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:11:13 UTC
The president is stopping in Saudi Arabia to pay respects to the royal family.
A young cat in Florida was buried alive by its owner, who thought he was dead after getting hit by a car. But Bart proved everyone wrong by climbing from his own grave.
text Warriors unis hail Chinese New Year
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:55:57 UTC
The Golden State Warriors announced on Monday that the team would wear a special Chinese New Year uniform.
Two officers shot outside a city council meeting in Minnesota. Part of the terrifying moments were caught on video inside the city council chambers.
A Delaware County man and woman have been charged with child endangerment following an attack on their newborn by a trio of pet ferrets.
text K.J. Wright: Targeting 'unacceptable'
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:30:25 UTC
Seattle Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright was disappointed to hear that former teammate Brandon Browner said he will tell his New England Patriots teammates to try to hurt injured Seahawks Earl Thomas and Richard Sherman during the Super Bowl.
A young cat in Florida was buried alive by its owner, who thought he was dead after getting hit by a car. But Bart proved everyone wrong by climbing from his own grave.
text Rafael Nadal bounced in quarterfinals
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:54:47 UTC
Tomas Berdych showed Rafael Nadal the door Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open, beating him in straight sets for the Czech's first win over the Spaniard in 18 matches dating to 2007.
Sen. Ted Cruz: 'I admire Charles and David Koch.'
Facebook and Instagram outages were reported Tuesday, with users unable to access the social media platforms.
A group of plane passengers were stranded at New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport, with the Northeast storm contributing to their canceled flight.
A 17-year-old teen on Long Island died in a sledding accident, authorities said, marking the first death reported in the blizzard striking the northeastern United States.
Two police officers were shot by a gunman outside a city council meeting in New Hope, Minnesota Monday, and a male suspect was shot and killed, police said.
text NFL looking at Patriots attendant
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:14:01 UTC
The NFL has zeroed in on a New England Patriots locker room attendant who allegedly took the AFC Championship Game balls from the officials' locker room to another area on the way to field, Fox Sports reported, citing sources.
When everyone else stays inside away from the storm, one mythical Massachusetts resident comes out to play.
"He looked more like a bear coming out than he did a hog," Bruce Florence said the 707 pound beast charged at him and his son during a hunting trip
When everyone else stays inside away from the storm, one mythical Massachusetts resident comes out to play.
text Kobe Bryant to have shoulder surgery
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:22:11 UTC
Kobe Bryant will undergo surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, and the Lakers said a timetable for his recovery won't be known until after the procedure.
Complaint says Manhattan banker was "non-official cover" agent with SVR.
The 75-year-old man, named Everett Skunkcap, has been ordered to pay $30,000 in restitution of face six months in jail after he shot and killed three grizzly bears.
Some snowbound New Yorkers are placing online ads seeking 'blizzard buddies' for companionship, snuggling and other 'activities' while waiting for the snowfall to end.
It's clips like these that remind you how adorable the outside world can be. Check out this video of a seal cuddling up with a dog on the beach.
text 3.5-magnitude earthquake hits near Lancaster
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:40:12 UTC
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.5 shook residents near Lancaster early Tuesday.
video Rain wreaks havoc on Southland roads
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:14:55 UTC
Southern California got much-needed rain Monday night, but the recent rainfall caused havoc on the roads. One woman even had to be rescued from her car after it skidded into flooded wetlands.
The original recording of Marvin Gaye's 'Got to Give It Up' cannot be played for the jury in the upcoming trial over whether Robin Thicke and Pharrell William's 2013 megahit 'Blurred Lines' infringed on the late R&B star's song, a federal judge ruled Monday.
More than 80 flights out of Los Angeles International Airport were canceled Monday in preparation of a history-making storm expected to drop 1 to 3 feet of snow on the East Coast.
Facebook suffered a widespread outage lasting roughly 40 minutes on Tuesday affecting users in the United States, Asia, the United Kingdom and Australia.
A fearsome storm swirled in Monday with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.
text Carroll: Sherman expressing opinion
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:16:51 UTC
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Monday the team celebrates its players' "uniqueness," and that cornerback Richard Sherman was simply expressing an opinion about the relationship between Patriots owner Robert Kraft and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.
text Pro Bowlers say Arizona not the same
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:20:45 UTC
Most of the NFL players who'd been to a Pro Bowl in Hawaii missed much about it last week as the game was played in Arizona for the first time.
Power Glove, an old Nintendo toy from the 1980s, is now being put to use making movies.
text Kevin Durant misses win with hurt toe
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:55:09 UTC
Kevin Durant is out Monday against the Minnesota Timberwolves because of a sprained left big toe.
A project to improve the Interstate 5/Ortega Highway interchange will make driving tough for three weeks. Caltrans is closing two southbound lanes on the I-5 Monday through Friday, from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m., just south of the Camino Capistrano exit.
From sweets to tools, 3-D printing is sparking creativity and functionality. But a 3-D printed car is a first, and it made a stop at El Camino College in Torrance.
A thick blanket may have helped save a 3-year-old Palmdale boy who was shot as he slept in his home Sunday night.
A City Council committee rejected a recommendation to turn management of the Greek Theatre over to Live Nation on Monday.
This week "The Bachelor" Chris Soules went on two wild group dates and one one-on-one date chosen by his three sisters!
What to know before the Northeast snow storm.
Airlines canceled more than 6,000 flights for Monday and Tuesday as a major winter storm takes aim at the Northeast.
A fugitive was taken into custody following a search by federal marshals and Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies in Pico Rivera Monday afternoon.
A former UC Riverside student accused of trying to have two ex-boyfriends killed for breaking up with her is expected to be released from custody on Tuesday.
text Football, with touch of beach, at UCF
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 02:36:13 UTC
Can't decide between the beach and a football game? Now fans of UCF don't have to choose.
The car belonging to a Georgia couple who were reported missing after traveling to meet a person claiming to sell a classic auto has been found in a lake and two bodies were found nearby, authorities said Monday.
The Donut Man is a small Glendora shop on Route 66 known for its strawberry doughnuts, and starting Monday, the sweet creation is back on the menu.
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad "fell ill" at an event Monday, according to his office requiring an ambulance to take him to a Des Moines hospital.
A local pediatrician breaks down how the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine works.
Save on Admission to 'Cars of Hollywood' at the Reagan Library!
Watch as ABC News follows U.S. troops working in the hot zone.
Tom Petty has earned a writing credit on Sam Smith's megahit 'Stay With Me' for its similarities to his song 'I Won't Back Down.'
A nurse was shot in the leg at a mental health care facility in Willowbrook on Monday afternoon.
Prosecutors have declined to charge an 80-year-old California man in the killing of a burglar who falsely claimed she was pregnant.
text PHOTOS: Snow dogs!
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:28:59 UTC
Whether they're bundled up and braving the cold or staying inside where it's nice and toasty, these dogs (and cats) are the cutest part of the snow storm hitting the East Coast.
San Diego officials have announced a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect who has been planting razor blades near a children's playground.
text Raheem Morris, Smith to join Falcons
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:52:54 UTC
Former Redskins secondary coach Raheem Morris has agreed to a position with the Atlanta Falcons as assistant head coach in charge of defensive backs, a source confirmed Monday morning.
In a concept seemingly cooked up by a fever dream, fast food fans may be delighted to find that KFC's latest creation combines America's love for both hot dogs and fried chicken.
Lauren Watt calls Gizelle, her 160-pound English mastiff, her best friend, so when Gizelle was diagnosed with incurable cancer, Lauren set out to make the most out of their remaining time together.
text Charles Woodson, Raiders reach deal
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:56:42 UTC
Charles Woodson has agreed to a contract to return to the Oakland Raiders in 2015, the team announced Monday.
Santa Clara County health officials have confirmed that a man with measles may have exposed others at the Dave & Busters in Milpitas.
A woman was slapped on the butt while running at Grant Park in Ventura by a man seated next to a path.
The U.S. Coast Guard captured the suspenseful moment when a pilot ran out of fuel and his plane quickly plummeted to the ocean.
Rubio ribs the Wisconsin Governor: "If I was a governor I'd say the same thing."
text Maryland Mansion Fire: 6th Body Found
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:31:00 UTC
The sixth and final body has been recovered from the scene of an Annapolis, Maryland, mansion fire.
text Kentucky, UVa still 1-2 in AP poll
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:20:51 UTC
Kentucky stays in its season-long perch atop the AP Top 25 and has taken back one of its lost first-place votes from No. 2 Virginia.
Melissa Rivers filed a malpractice lawsuit Monday against doctors and the clinic where her mother, Joan Rivers, had a routine medical procedure, stopped breathing and later died.
A big rig driver was killed in a fiery crash on the westbound 10 Freeway in Fontana Monday morning.
text CFP 'not interested in changing'
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:55:20 UTC
Officials from the College Football Playoff are standing firm behind their original dates for future semifinals and national championship games in spite of a report that officials from ESPN and the NFL would like to see the dates changed.
While the Greek elections on Sunday were an ocean away, Americans may feel the ripple effects of the anti-austerity Syriza party's leadership.
text Vegas, fans favoring Patriots
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:29:50 UTC
The Super Bowl point spread is holding steady at New England minus-1, even as money continues to pile up on the Patriots in Las Vegas.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is scheduled to have surgery for his torn rotator cuff on Wednesday, officials said Monday.
Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs against two extremely painful viral diseases.
text Hope Solo's World Cup status in doubt
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:14:31 UTC
U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati said on Monday it's possible that goalkeeper Hope Solo will not be on the team for this summer's 2015 Women's World Cup.
One Christian blogger created a controversy online after deciding not to wear yoga pants, saying they caused men other than her husband to have "lustful thoughts."
Blogger Veronica Partridge created a controversy online after deciding not to wear yoga pants, saying they caused men, other than her husband, to have "lustful thoughts."
Feeling down in the dumps today? Blue Monday may have something to do with that.
As the East Coast gets prepared for a blizzard of potentially historic proportions, here's a look at photos from blizzards and near-blizzards that have hit the United States over the past 130 years.
Fashion icon and actress Emma Watson Watson is set to be play the bookish beauty, Belle, in Disney's upcoming live-action interpretation of 'Beauty and the Beast.'
An arrest warrant filed in Raleigh alleges a Rocky Mount man stabbed a woman over a $1.50 bag of jalapeno cheese chips early Sunday morning.
text Yanks to contest 'milestone HR'
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:33:34 UTC
The New York Yankees are devising legal arguments so Alex Rodriguez won't be able to collect any of the bonuses he is owed per the $30 million "milestone home run" marketing agreement he signed in 2007, sources confirmed to ESPN.com.
text Knicks, Nets postpone games
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:23:24 UTC
With one of the largest snowstorms in recent history bearing down on the New York City area, the NBA has postponed the New York Knicks' and Brooklyn Nets' home games scheduled for Monday night.
Pasadena police say an armed suspect who was barricaded inside an apartment unit on Harkness Avenue Monday morning has surrendered.
Being a parent is hard. Even for an NFL quarterback.
text UNC, Wake agree to non-ACC series
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:03:00 UTC
The North Carolina Tar Heels and Wake Forest Demon Deacons have achieved a scheduling first: The ACC schools announced Monday they have agreed to a home-and-home nonconference series in 2019 and 2021.
A small drone was found on the White House grounds overnight, two law enforcement sources told ABC News.
A man has come forward to say he was responsible for the drone that crashed early Monday on the White House grounds.
Message "404 -- plane not found" was temporarily plastered on website.
Students at Magnolia Junior High School in Chino were on lockdown after a threat against the school was discovered on an anonymous messaging service.
text Jury seated for Aaron Hernandez trial
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:32:22 UTC
A full jury was seated Monday for the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, and the judge pushed back opening statements until at least Thursday because of a blizzard bearing down on the region.
text Kobe wanted to play with Jordan
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:32:21 UTC
Kobe Bryant has long idolized Michael Jordan, the player to whom he has been compared throughout his career. Years ago, he had plans to play alongside his mentor.
text 7-day planner
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:34:07 UTC
See events featured on the ABC 7-Day Planner.
text 2015 Screen Actors Guild award winners
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:08:18 UTC
Find out which movies and TV shows took home awards Sunday night at the 2015 Screen Actors Guild Awards!
New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman scored a hilarious touch down with his funny take on "Growing Pains."
text Brady: Feelings hurt but moving on
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:41:19 UTC
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady acknowledged strong personal feelings about the NFL's investigation into the team's footballs, but said he's putting those to the side leading up to Super Bowl XLIX.
A pilot ran out of fuel and ditched his single-engine plane 253 miles away from Hawaii on Sunday. The crash and rescue was captured on video.
text Sources: Mavs hope to sign O'Neal
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:05:28 UTC
The Dallas Mavericks are confident they are inching closer to the eventual signing of veteran center Jermaine O'Neal, according to team sources.
text Sherman: Pats won't be punished
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:05:26 UTC
Richard Sherman doesn't think the NFL will discipline the Patriots if they're found to have adjusted the air pressure in 11 footballs prior to the AFC Championship Game, because of the relationship between Roger Goodell and Pats owner Robert Kraft.
text Beckham Jr. affected by hamstring
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:00:19 UTC
New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. revealed following Sunday's Pro Bowl that he is still affected by a hamstring injury.
A routine call for a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy in the Angeles National Forest turned into a terrifying situation when his team noticed a large bear.
The VP and House Speaker admit that sitting through SOTU is a tad boring.
Previously sealed Boy Scout 'perversion' files spanning 16 years could soon be in the public eye as part of a negligence lawsuit set for trial Monday that a victim of sex abuse filed against the organization.
When the 94-year-old tried to file his taxes last year, the IRS sent him back a letter rejecting his return because he's dead. He's not.
At a time when many potential 2016 presidential contenders appear to be starting the ignition of their campaigns, Hillary Clinton has pressed the brake pedal.
text The Gold Rush of 2015
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:44:57 UTC
Long ignored by fashionistas and their mentors, gold is suddenly the new black.
text Josh Gordon facing 1-year ban
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:23:11 UTC
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has failed another drug test and now will be subject to a one-year suspension, according to league sources.
Video posted to YouTube shows the student throw the teacher to the ground after the teacher tried to confiscate the teen's cell phone.
Ted Cruz also piled on.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:47:22 UTC
Serena Williams avenged her heaviest Grand Slam defeat with a comeback 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Garbine Muguruza on Monday to reach the Australian Open quarterfinals.NR
An asteroid up to 1,800 feet across is headed Earth's way. But don't worry: It will miss us by 745,000 miles, about three times the distance between Earth and the moon.
Trying to get exercise in while being a new mom can be tough, but one fitness guru has devised a program for both mom and toddler to work out together.
It was a symbolic and soggy affair for the first American president given high honors at India's Republic Day parade.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:33:34 UTC
Southern California drivers have been enjoying the recent lower gas prices, but experts say that may not last for long.
Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John's in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:15:29 UTC
Turkish court bans Facebook pages insulting the Prophet Muhammad.
Photographer Kendra Swalls had an idea she had always wanted to try. During a husband-wife photo shoot, she captured the moment when the husband read the words, "We've having a baby!"
The Patriots coach gave a press conference to explain why his team didn't break any rules, but Bill Nye wasn't buying his hypotheses.
In new video, Japanese hostage Kenji Goto forced to hold photo of apparently beh
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:53:08 UTC
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said he plans to talk to running back Marshawn Lynch about NFL officials saying the team will be penalized 15 yards in the Super Bowl if Lynch does his obscene gesture after a touchdown.
A father has twin daughters who both need liver transplants, but he can only make a donation to save one of them.
A family has twin daughters who both need liver transplants, but the father can only make one donation.
J.J. Watt intercepted a pass, recovered a fumble and danced for the crowd, Jimmy Graham dunked over the crossbar twice after TD catches -- this time with no penalty and Team Irvin beat over Team Carter 32-28 .
The first 2016 presidential forum of the year revealed sharp divisions on foreign policy Sunday night.
Oscar hopes for 'Birdman' got an enormous updraft with a big win at the SAG Awards.
Security issues were reported on two different flights from Southern California, but it's unknown if the two incidents were related.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:44:15 UTC
Tom Brady told ESPN on Sunday that he hasn't yet spoken to NFL investigators regarding the allegations of the Patriots using underinflated footballs in the first half of the AFC Championship Game and expects that to happen after the season is completed.
A suspect search is underway at Hollywood and Highland after someone was stabbed in the back. The injury is believed to be non-life-threatening.
Two people were killed in a tragic crash in Chatsworth, but a little dog was found in the wreckage alive.
A 3-year-old child was injured in a possibly gang-related shooting in Palmdale Sunday night.
John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12 on Sunday night in the highest-scoring NHL All-Star Game.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:52:03 UTC
Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said he plans to play Rajon Rondo in crunch time on a regular basis despite benching the four-time All-Star point guard for the final 5:12 of Friday night's 102-98 loss to the Chicago Bulls.
An armed suspect was taken into custody on the roof of a business in Pico Rivera on Sunday night.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:14:33 UTC
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants from more than 80 other countries at Sunday's pageant in Miami.
When Lauren Watt found out her beloved 160-pound English mastiff Gizelle had incurable cancer, she set out to make the most out of their remaining time together.
Some of the best played football on Sunday, a gentler, friendlier version of the game.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 04:14:54 UTC
If it were a regular-season game New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham would be digging into his wallet in coming days for his touchdown celebration Sunday night at the Pro Bowl.
LeBron James scored 34 points, including the first eight in the fourth quarter, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-98 on Sunday for their sixth straight win.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 03:13:30 UTC
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said the deflated-footballs issue with the New England Patriots has forever changed the way he will approach the process in the future.
Thousands of pastry lovers flocked to Pasadena on Sunday for the first L.A. Cookie Con and Sweets Show at the Pasadena Convention Center.
A Home Depot in New York City's Flatiron District was evacuated Sunday after police say two employees were killed in a murder-suicide.
'Eye on L.A.'s Tina Malave hopped a 90-minute flight at LAX to experience the greatest snow on earth in one of the coolest cities in Utah!
Plumes of smoke could be seen Sunday rising from a fire at a green waste recycling facility in Ontario, as firefighters continued to battle flames that began the previous night.
Gowns! Tuxedos! Jewels! Check out all the red carpet fashions from the 2015 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
A 50-year-old man was stabbed multiple times in the torso outside an LA Fitness gym in North Hollywood on Sunday.
Photos of all the winners from the 2015 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
A car hit two people in in Pico Rivera on Saturday night and then crashed into an apartment building.
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:19:35 UTC
The NFL's head of officiating told ESPN that the Seahawks have been warned that if running back Marshawn Lynch makes an obscene gesture after scoring a touchdown or at any other time during the Super Bowl, the team will be penalized 15 yards.
text Brandon Jennings ruptures Achilles
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:43:49 UTC
The Detroit Pistons will be without guard Brandon Jennings for the rest of the season due to a ruptured left Achilles tendon, the team announced Sunday.
Following the recent outbreak of measles in Southern California, here is a list of potential exposure locations and times released by health officials.
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:02:55 UTC
"Birdman" received a welcome lift on its flight to the Oscars after winning the Producers Guild of America's highest film award Saturday night at a ceremony in Los Angeles.
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:27:04 UTC
Updates with new lead.
Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, Chris Bosh finished with 20 and Hassan Whiteside had an unconventional triple-double to help the Miami Heat beat the sluggish Chicago Bulls 96-84 Sunday.
Six of the sharpest jabs from the Iowa Freedom Summit.
No. 2 Virginia barely outlasts Virginia Tech, 50-47