Madera Police Helping Dog 11/23/2014 7:59 pm UTC
UVA Frats Suspended Amid Rape Allegations 11/23/2014 7:58 pm UTC
The University of Virginia's president announced that she is suspending all campus fraternities in a statement released Saturday.
Jonas Gray doesn't start vs. Lions 11/23/2014 7:43 pm UTC
New England Patriots running back Jonas Gray didn't start Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions after he didn't report to the team's facility on time Friday.
Lewis Hamilton wins F1 title 11/23/2014 7:17 pm UTC
British driver Lewis Hamilton clinched his second Formula One title in style with victory at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday, with title rival Nico Rosberg drifting out of contenti
Switzerland wins Davis Cup final 11/23/2014 7:07 pm UTC
Roger Federer defeated Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 in the first reverse singles match Sunday as Switzerland won the Davis Cup final against France by taking an unassailable 3-1 lead.
Homeless for a Night 11/23/2014 7:04 pm UTC
Grand Jury 'Unfair,' Michael Brown Family Lawyer Says 11/23/2014 6:52 pm UTC
Lawyer for the family of the black teen fatally shot by a white police officer says the grand jury process playing out in Missouri is unfair.
Obama: Americans Want 'New Car Smell' in 2016 11/23/2014 6:52 pm UTC
President Obama's take on the 2016 presidential race.
Winston: Ref contact not malicious 11/23/2014 6:42 pm UTC
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher and quarterback Jameis Winston said there was nothing malicious about the contact between Winston and an official in the third quarter of the Seminoles' 20-17 win a
Rudolph Pays Early Visit to North Fresno 11/23/2014 6:39 pm UTC
Police say they received calls about a deer running through the streets Saturday morning. When they arrived at Cedar and Shepherd avenues, that's exactly what they found.
'Significant' Gaps Remain in Talks Over Iran Nuke Program, Says Obama 11/23/2014 6:22 pm UTC
President Obama discusses Iran nuclear talks.
2 Children Being Tested for Possible Ebola in Ohio 11/23/2014 6:22 pm UTC
Ohio public health officials are investigating possible cases of Ebola after two children were admitted to a hospital with feverish symptoms.
Arian Foster ruled out vs. Bengals 11/23/2014 6:17 pm UTC
Arian Foster was inactive for the Houston Texans' home game Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Superhero and movie characters reimagined as 16th century figures 11/23/2014 6:02 pm UTC
Darth Vader, Batman and Snow White show off their best 16th century fashion.
Boy Carrying Replica Gun Dies After Shot by Police 11/23/2014 5:57 pm UTC
A 12-year-old boy who was shot by Cleveland police officers while carrying a replica gun in a park playground has died, hospital officials said.
Sources: Broncos talk to operator 11/23/2014 5:52 pm UTC
Denver Broncos president Joe Ellis and vice president Mac Freeman have both talked to the team's scoreboard operator about appropriate guidelines, team officials told ESPN.
Jay Gruden prepared to pull RG III 11/23/2014 5:51 pm UTC
Robert Griffin III could be yanked Sunday by the Washington Redskins in favor of Colt McCoy, or an evaluation will be made to make a move next week, sources tell ESPN.
Manny Pacquiao dominates Algieri 11/23/2014 5:36 pm UTC
Manny Pacquiao scored six knockdowns and dominated virtually every minute of the fight to win a lopsided unanimous decision against Chris Algieri.
Free tickets gone within 10 minutes 11/23/2014 4:51 pm UTC
Minutes after the Detroit Lions made free tickets available for Monday night's rescheduled game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets, fans were being turned away from the box office at Ford
Zimmer thinks Peterson will return 11/23/2014 4:51 pm UTC
Though Adrian Peterson has said that a fresh start with a new team might be beneficial, coach Mike Zimmer told ESPN.com that he believes the star running back will return to the Minnesota Vikings
Grand Jury Keeps Ferguson on Edge 11/23/2014 4:51 pm UTC
Ferguson, Mo., grand jury investigating killing of Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson not meeting this weekend and will reconvene Monday, sources told ABC News.
Restaurant launches mistletoe drones to get diners in the holiday spirit 11/23/2014 4:15 pm UTC
It's a long way to Valentine's Day, but a restaurant in the United Kingdom is playing cupid.
Pablo Sandoval weighing offers 11/23/2014 3:20 pm UTC
Free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval is expected to make a decision about his baseball future next week, according to his brother and co-agent.
Bills expect packed Ford Field 11/23/2014 3:15 pm UTC
The Buffalo Bills are expecting to fill the stadium for Monday night's rescheduled game against the New York Jets at Ford Field in Detroit.
Accuweather Forecast 11/23/2014 2:42 pm UTC
Dwight Howard out indefinitely 11/23/2014 2:29 pm UTC
There is no timetable for Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard's return after he underwent platelet-rich plasma therapy to treat his strained right knee, coach Kevin McHale said before Saturday's g
Samaje Perine breaks FBS record 11/23/2014 1:14 pm UTC
One week after Melvin Gordon rushed for 408 yards, Oklahoma true freshman Samaje Perine eclipsed Gordon's mark with 427 yards Saturday against Kansas.
What It's Like to Teach in Syria Under ISIS Rule 11/23/2014 11:58 am UTC
"Physics and chemistry contained many unholy laws, and we had to be careful not to corrupt the minds of children under ISIS rule."
Valley Focus 11/23/2014 8:59 am UTC
Aired Sunday, November 22, 2014
37 homes collapse, dozens injured in Japan quake 11/23/2014 8:45 am UTC
Helicopter surveys on Sunday showed more extensive damage than earlier thought from an overnight earthquake in the mountainous central Japan area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics.
Reset your face 11/23/2014 8:39 am UTC
More than 3. 5 million skin cancers are diagnosed each year. It is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Now there could be a way to stop it before it even starts and as an added bon
Brett Hundley totals 4 TDs as No. 9 UCLA wins 3rd straight over USC 11/23/2014 8:36 am UTC
Brett Hundley passed for 326 yards and 3 touchdowns and rushed for another score, leading No. 9 UCLA past No. 19 USC 38-20 on Saturday night for the Bruins' third straight victory in the annual cro
Burrell leads Fresno State past Nevada, 40-20 11/23/2014 8:31 am UTC
Brian Burrell passed for 313 yards and accounted for five touchdowns in Fresno State's 40-20 win at Nevada on Saturday night.
Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78 11/23/2014 8:27 am UTC
Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning. He was 78.
Bighorn sheep dies after escaping LA Zoo 11/23/2014 8:25 am UTC
A bighorn sheep escaped from the Los Angeles Zoo on Saturday and died shortly after being tranquilized in a Loz Feliz neighborhood.
Wheelchair basketball game benefits Children's Hospital 11/23/2014 8:18 am UTC
Members of the Fresno Police Department Traffic Bureau took on a different challenge on Saturday -- a game of wheelchair basketball.
LeBron James says Cavs 'fragile' 11/23/2014 8:16 am UTC
Mired in a four-game losing streak, LeBron James says the Cleveland Cavaliers are "a very fragile team right now."
Delano police investigate deadly shooting 11/23/2014 8:02 am UTC
A man died after being shot in Delano on Saturday, and now police are trying to find the person who pulled the trigger.
1 killed, others injured in Highway 180 crashes 11/23/2014 7:45 am UTC
One person is dead and several others are in the hospital after two separate crashes in Western Fresno County Saturday evening.
Buck on the Lam in Fresno! 11/23/2014 7:32 am UTC
A Buck caused chaos in one Northeast Fresno Neighborhood Saturday morning.The Buck was spotted shortly after 8:00 a.m.Fresno Police say it easily jumped over 6 to 8 foot fences, and through several
Surveillance camera captures Fresno liquor store burglary 11/23/2014 7:26 am UTC
Fresno police are searching for a group of burglars caught smiling on surveillance video while clearing out a local store.
One Person Killed, Others Hurt In Crashes Along Highway 180 11/23/2014 7:17 am UTC
A busy Central Valley roadway is now back open, after two horrible crashes Saturday night.Officers say a woman was killed in one crash, just after 5:30 p.m. along Highway 180 and Howard, just east
Mark Cuban: No betting 'hypocritical' 11/23/2014 6:50 am UTC
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban strongly agreed with NBA commissioner Adam Silver's opinion that sports betting should be legalized throughout the United States, predicting that it would happen w
Fresno's Quincy Pondexter donates Thanksgiving meals 11/23/2014 6:32 am UTC
An NBA player from the Valley is remembering his roots this holiday season.
Jimbo Fisher: FSU wins in every way 11/23/2014 6:20 am UTC
Following Florida State's narrow 20-17 win over Boston College and yet another frenzied fourth quarter in a season that has been defined by them, FSU coach Jimbo Fisher said it doesn't matter how h
Merced police: Man arrested after stolen car slams into fire hydrant 11/23/2014 6:16 am UTC
Police say a man caused a major mess after crashing a stolen car into a fire hydrant in Merced Saturday morning.
2 accused of robbing man in Visalia 11/23/2014 5:56 am UTC
Visalia police caught two armed robbery suspects late Friday night.
$20,000 reward offered to find Merced County man's killers 11/23/2014 5:41 am UTC
The family of a Merced County murder victim is taking another step to help find his killers.
Raptors overcome 18-point deficit to hand Cavaliers 4th straight loss 11/23/2014 5:34 am UTC
Lou Williams scored a career-high 36 points and the Toronto Raptors turned an 18-point deficit into a convincing 110-93 win over Cleveland on Saturday night, handing the Cavaliers their fourth stra
Fire destroys abandoned Southeast Fresno home 11/23/2014 5:19 am UTC
A fire destroyed one home and threatened two others in Southeast Fresno Saturday morning.
Official: Man who killed deputy had made threats 11/23/2014 4:07 am UTC
A man who had made previous threats against police set his house on fire Saturday and ambushed the first sheriff's deputy who responded, fatally shooting the deputy and wounding another before he w
1 dead, 3 injured in Highway 180 crashes 11/23/2014 3:45 am UTC
Two vehicle crashes along Highway 180 in western Fresno County killed one person and injured three others.Click to Continue »
Chukchansi Employee Relief Fund seeks toys, food, cash 11/23/2014 3:13 am UTC
The Chukchansi Employee Relief Fund is accepting toys, nonperishable food and cash donations to spread holiday cheer to those in need.Click to Continue »
Turkey donations help Valley families, but more still needed 11/23/2014 2:54 am UTC
Fourth-graders and their families trickled into Calwa Elementary School on Saturday to claim a plump prize: Frozen turkeys, the coveted treat of the Thanksgiving feast.Click to Continue »
Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at airport 11/23/2014 2:39 am UTC
A man stripped inside a women's bathroom at Logan International Airport on Saturday, climbed into a dropped ceiling, crashed through it and landed on the floor, then ran out of the restroom and vic
No. 3 Florida State struggles again, still edges BC on late field goal 11/23/2014 2:38 am UTC
Quarterback Jameis Winston led Florida State 66 yards to put Roberto Aguayo in position for a 26-yard game-winning field goal with three seconds remaining and the Seminoles remained perfect with a
Window washer falls 60 feet from SF high rise onto car 11/23/2014 2:28 am UTC
A window washer has fallen 60 feet from a high rise onto a car in San Francisco.
Nonprofit seeks volunteer drivers to aid senior citizens 11/23/2014 2:10 am UTC
Fast Area Silver Transit (FAST) is seeking volunteers willing to help transport senior citizens to doctor’s appointments, the grocery store and anywhere else they need to go.Click to Continue »
Fresno State students glean fruit, restore trail for Serving Fresno Day 11/23/2014 1:55 am UTC
Fresno State student volunteers gathered in two locations Saturday to restore and construct a trail at the McKenzie Table Mountain Preserve and glean fresh fruit for the Fresno Community Food…Click
Harvard defeats Yale for Ivy League title, wins 8th straight in series 11/23/2014 1:27 am UTC
Conner Hempel threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Fischer with 55 seconds to play and Harvard beat Yale 31-24 to capture the Ivy League title outright after blowing a 17-point, fourth-quarter
Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims sends deputies to political donors aid 11/23/2014 1:27 am UTC
Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims sent her deputies into Madera County twice this year to help prominent political donor Mark Borba with his out-of-control, mentally ill son. She says shed…Click
Ask Me: Methodists’ merger closed pioneer downtown church in Fresno 11/23/2014 1:25 am UTC
Fresno’s First Methodist Church merged with Wesley United Methodist, and closed its doors downtown.Click to Continue »
Outage darkens 2,500 Clovis-area customers 11/23/2014 1:14 am UTC
A power outage affected 2,544 customers in the Clovis area around Temperance Avenue, Pacific Gas & Electric reported Saturday.Click to Continue »
Jim Hackett to decide on Brady Hoke 11/23/2014 1:12 am UTC
It's not yet clear when a decision will come on Brady Hoke's future as Michigan's football coach, but interim athletic director Jim Hackett said Saturday that he would be the one making the decision.
Thanksgiving Day: What’s closed 11/23/2014 1:00 am UTC
Public schools…Click to Continue »
After dominating Renteria, some say Valadao may be unbeatable in 21st Congressional District 11/23/2014 1:00 am UTC
Amanda Renteria has all the key qualities for a political candidate. Shes smart, savvy, energetic, telegenic and has a stellar résumé that includes degrees from both Harvard and Stanford, as…Click
Griswold: Visalia Aid Council leader helps the hungry 11/23/2014 1:00 am UTC
The Visalia Emergency Aid Council’s new executive director Liz Wynn says a record number of families are getting food help.Click to Continue »
Friday Night Football - Playoffs Week 2 11/23/2014 12:59 am UTC
Schedules, scores and highlights of High School Football around the Valley
'Wizard of Oz' Cowardly Lion costume up for sale 11/23/2014 12:24 am UTC
Bert Lahr's Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" is up for sale.
Shifting attitudes at play in Bill Cosby allegations 11/23/2014 12:13 am UTC
Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Ultimately she couldn't bring
Bad chemistry took over in Valley’s terrible air siege 11/23/2014 12:00 am UTC
An eight-day run of dangerous air quality left people gasping in the San Joaquin Valley. But it's only November. The air assault sometimes lasts three more months.Click to Continue »
Town opposes Winnie the Pooh for unclear gender 11/22/2014 11:44 pm UTC
Officials in a Polish town have opposed a proposition to name a playground after Winnie-the-Pooh due to the bear's unclear gender and immodest clothing.
Riverdale High School teacher undergoing a sex change 11/22/2014 11:20 pm UTC
Parents and students in a Fresno County town received news this week that one of their local high school teachers is undergoing a sex change.
City of Selma asks residents to keep alleys clear 11/22/2014 11:13 pm UTC
The city of Selma is reminding residents to keep their alleys clear of debris and throw away all trash.Click to Continue »
Ohio State tops Indiana, clinches Big Ten East Division title 11/22/2014 11:10 pm UTC
Jalin Marshall returned a punt 54 yards for a touchdown to give Ohio State (No. 6 CFP, No. 7 AP) the lead late in the third quarter and added three late insurance scores to lead the Buckeyes past I
Police search for wanted fugitive in Northwest Fresno 11/22/2014 10:59 pm UTC
A police manhunt is underway in Northwest Fresno. Officers are searching for a suspect after a car chase ended near Palm and Herndon on Friday evening.
San Joaquin Valley cemetery to host wreath-laying ceremony 11/22/2014 9:55 pm UTC
The San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Santa Nella will host a holiday wreath-laying ceremony to honor veterans on Dec. 13.Click to Continue »
Visalia police: Two arrested in armed robbery 11/22/2014 9:39 pm UTC
Two men were arrested in Visalia after allegedly robbing a man at gunpoint Friday night.Click to Continue »
Southeast Fresno home destroyed in fire 11/22/2014 9:27 pm UTC
A vacant, boarded-up home was destroyed in a Saturday morning fire in southeast Fresno.Click to Continue »
Operation Christmas Child 11/22/2014 9:21 pm UTC
The world's largest Christmas project of its kind, Operation Christmas Child, is underway here in the Valley and around the country.
One-way traffic continues on Highway 41 near Coarsegold 11/22/2014 9:13 pm UTC
A single-vehicle crash has prompted one-way traffic control on Highway 41 south of Coarsegold, which remained in effect early Saturday afternoon.Click to Continue »
All eyes on Ferguson, including Fresno 11/22/2014 8:59 pm UTC
With all eyes on Ferguson, local leaders and faith groups are calling for peace across the nation and here at home. All are working to ensure there's no spillover violence in Fresno.
Tiger Woods hires swing consultant 11/22/2014 8:43 pm UTC
Less than two weeks before he is set to return to competition, Tiger Woods announced Saturday via Twitter that Chris Como has been working with him on his swing.
U.S. Broadens Military Mission for Afghanistan Next Year 11/22/2014 6:26 pm UTC
President Obama has authorized the military in Afghanistan to continue to target Taliban fighters next year, broadening the scope of the training mission.
Love Pixar movies? Add these destinations to your travel bucket list 11/22/2014 6:02 pm UTC
Many Pixar films that are based in places you can actually visit!
Celebrating the Boys and Girls Club of the Sequoias 11/22/2014 5:38 pm UTC
Last year, more than 3500 children walked through the doors of the Boys and Girls Club of the Sequoias. That club has locations in Visalia, Tulare, Farmersville, Exeter, Porterville and Ivanhoe. KM
NJ Couple's Deaths Lead to Investigation by State Attorney General 11/22/2014 5:30 pm UTC
The New Jersey attorney general's office is launching an investigation into the mysterious deaths of a couple who were close friends with Gov. Chris Christie.
2 in Missouri Charged With Lying on Forms to Buy Guns Ahead of Grand Jury Decision 11/22/2014 3:54 pm UTC
Federal authorities in Missouri arrested two men who they believed tried acquiring ready-made explosives ahead of the grand jury decision in Michael Brown case.
John Wall helps Wizards send Cavs below .500 after 3rd straight loss 11/22/2014 3:34 pm UTC
John Wall took over in the third quarter Friday night and finished 28 points, seven assists and six rebounds, and the hustling Washington Wizards clamped down for a 91-78 win over LeBron James and
Jay Gruden: We want RG III to excel 11/22/2014 2:23 pm UTC
Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden delivered some of his most pointed comments yet about Robert Griffin III, telling NFL.com earlier this week that it's time for the third-year quarterback to ele
Craigslist Fires Back After Criticism Over Recalled Products 11/22/2014 12:06 pm UTC
The CEO of Craigslist posted a letter to a top U.S. government safety official today, saying that while he agrees the consumer product recall system is deeply flawed
Playoffs Week 2 - Highlights 3 of 3 11/22/2014 9:50 am UTC
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Playoffs Week 2 - Highlights 1 of 3 11/22/2014 9:43 am UTC
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Valley group applauds president's action on immigration 11/22/2014 9:36 am UTC
President Obama came west to Las Vegas to seek support for his immigration executive order which would protect some five million people from deportation. The plan though has been panned by Republi
Feather Raft inventor heading to Innovation Challenge 11/22/2014 8:26 am UTC
The Feather Raft is a light weight and very durable raft that can be used for all sorts of outdoor activities.
Thieves posing as sheriff's deputies in Madera County 11/22/2014 6:55 am UTC
Thieves are targeting people in the North Valley by posing as deputies and they are now even stealing an important phone number directly from the Madera Sheriff's Office.
Police Raid Apartment in Search of Robbery Suspect 11/22/2014 6:42 am UTC
An act of kindness, turned into a bare knuckle brawl outside a Fresno gas station.Fresno Police say a man had pulled out his wallet to give money to a female panhandler when another man approached
Report: Red Sox offer Sandoval 11/22/2014 6:37 am UTC
The Boston Red Sox have offered free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval a five-year, $95 million contract, the Boston Globe reported Friday night.
Do You Know This Wanted Man? High-Speed Chase Ends In Crash 11/22/2014 6:21 am UTC
Madera County deputies got a tip 30–year–old Brandunn Wilson was in the Northfork area, driving a black SUV.But when deputies tried to pull over the vehicle it took off.Deputies don't know if Wilso