Rangers send Joakim Soria to Tigers 7/24/2014 4:06 am UTC
The Texas Rangers traded closer Joakim Soria to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night for two top pitching prospects.
Attorneys want appeal-proof ruling 7/24/2014 4:06 am UTC
The attorneys for Shelly Sterling said Wednesday they will ask a judge to issue ruling allowing the $2 billion sale of the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer proceed despite pending law
Accuweather Forecast 7/24/2014 3:59 am UTC
Watch the latest weather forecast for the Central Valley.
Unarmed Teen Was 'Hurt' Before 'Porch Shooting' 7/24/2014 3:50 am UTC
One of the last people to see Renisha McBride before she was shot to death testified that the teen appeared scared and disoriented after she crashed into a parked car.
40 Bodies From Jet Solemnly Returned to Dutch Soil 7/24/2014 3:45 am UTC
Solemn ceremony held as 40 bodies from jetliner shot down in Ukraine return to Dutch soil
Kings County names new in-home health executive 7/24/2014 3:38 am UTC
Kings County has named a new executive director of its In-Home Supportive Services program.Click to Continue »
The 10 most fearful and iconic villains from the 'Batman' movie franchise 7/24/2014 3:37 am UTC
Some men just want to watch the world burn.
Inmate Escapes From Madera County Department of Corrections 7/24/2014 3:31 am UTC
MADERA COUNTY ALERT -- An inmate housed in the Madera County Department of Corrections has escaped. Authorities are asking the public for helping in locating him. 47-year old inmate Bryan Parry Ki
Funeral Held for Man Who Died in NY Police Custody 7/24/2014 3:29 am UTC
Eric Garner died after being put in apparent chokehold.
Gas Line Rupture Forces Evacuations in Dinuba 7/24/2014 3:22 am UTC
Evacuations have been ordered for over fifty homes, some businesses and an apartment complex in Dinuba after a gas line rupture.It happened around one this afternoon on El Monte Way near Monte Vis
Madera County prisoner escapes while taking out trash 7/24/2014 3:12 am UTC
An inmate at the Madera County Department of Corrections escaped Wednesday after taking out the facility's garbage, Madera County sheriff's officials said.Click to Continue »
Copper thieves pick new target in Downtown Fresno 7/24/2014 3:00 am UTC
Metal thieves are at it again. Now they're bypassing the city's $2 million plan to secure copper wire in street lights. The city isn't the only victim, however.
Jamaal Charles agrees to extension 7/24/2014 2:53 am UTC
Jamaal Charles of the Kansas City Chiefs agrees to a two-year contract extension.
Gas line rupture forces evacuation in Dinuba 7/24/2014 2:42 am UTC
A gas line break in the 900 block of West El Monte Way in Dinuba has forced people from their homes on Wednesday, police said.Click to Continue »
The 14 most hilarious and controversial mascots in sports 7/24/2014 2:30 am UTC
Which mascot is weirder, the Banana Slugs or the Fighting Artichokes?
Moms, kids march through Valley for 'just' immigration reform (video) 7/24/2014 2:11 am UTC
In her mother's bedroom, 8-year-old Maya Rios often looks at a small altar that includes a pair of pants, three shoes, a black water jug and photos "of the faces…Click to Continue »
McGwire on Canseco: 'It's too late' 7/24/2014 2:01 am UTC
Mark McGwire wants nothing to do with any reconciliation attempts by his former "Bash Brother" Jose Canseco.
Teen Flying Around the World Dies in Crash, Dad Missing 7/24/2014 2:01 am UTC
A teenage boy from Indiana who was flying around the world with his father on a single engine plane was killed when their plane crashed earlier today.
Obama recognizes 21st CD hopeful Renteria at Bay Area fundraiser 7/24/2014 1:59 am UTC
President Barack Obama stopped in the Bay Area Wednesday for a luncheon fundraiser at the Tudor-style mansion of real estate tycoon George Marcus.Click to Continue »
Fresno police searching for armed bank robber 7/24/2014 1:45 am UTC
Police are asking for help in identifying a man who robbed a northeast Fresno Bank of the West branch at gunpoint Wednesday.Click to Continue »
Teenage runaway: Deadly Sunnyside drug den fight started over $600 that didn't exist 7/24/2014 1:23 am UTC
A teenage runaway revealed new details Wednesday about the killing inside a Sunnyside home that had been turned into a den of drugs. 38-year-old Christopher Zuniga was the victim three years ago.
Sam's Shoe Store In Reedley Celebrates 100 Years In Business 7/24/2014 1:15 am UTC
Sam's Shoe Store has been a fixture in Downtown Reedley since 1914. The patriarch Sam Parichan was a shoe cobbler in Armenia who came to America when Reedley had muddy streets in the winter. Ralph
Fresno on the hook for $824,495 in attorney's fees, legal costs in Willis case 7/24/2014 12:34 am UTC
The city of Fresno must pay $824,495 to the attorneys who prevailed in a federal civil rights lawsuit that accused police of using excessive force in the 2009 shooting death…Click to Continue »
New Hope Community Church takes vacation bible school outdoors 7/24/2014 12:31 am UTC
During the summer, many churches in the Valley hold vacation bible schools to provide a fun and spiritual way for kids to enjoy their break.
Testing Underway For High Speed Rail Bridge 7/24/2014 12:30 am UTC
Crews began work at the intersection of 145 and the railroad tracks near the river.Just last week crews demolished the first building to make way for High Speed Rail.Lemor Abrams is live with more
Preview of Hmong exhibit set for Friday in Fresno 7/24/2014 12:28 am UTC
A preview launch for a 2015 exhibit honoring Hmong immigrants will be held Friday from 5-7 p.m. The mixer is free and open to the public. It will be held…Click to Continue »
Thieves steal BMX bicycles from children in Atwater 7/24/2014 12:16 am UTC
A disheartening crime in Merced County. Police say someone stole several BMX bicycles from a free program for kids.
Cemetery decries fan's actions 7/23/2014 11:56 pm UTC
A Cleveland Browns fan posted a video on YouTube showing himself urinating beside Art Modell's grave in Pikesville, Maryland.
Madera rail-piling tests end with a blast (video) 7/23/2014 11:38 pm UTC
About a month ago, crews built an 80-foot concrete piling in the ground near Highway 145 and the Fresno River in Madera County. On Wednesday, another set of workers set…Click to Continue »
Fresno County gets relief in jail-staffing dispute with state 7/23/2014 11:29 pm UTC
Fresno County lawyers got a 90-day stay Wednesday from a Fresno County Superior Court judge in a lawsuit against the state Public Employment Relations Board.Click to Continue »
Vernon Davis reports to 49ers camp 7/23/2014 11:14 pm UTC
It appears Vernon Davis' holdout from the San Francisco 49ers is over before it really got started.
State superintendent challenger to visit Fresno 7/23/2014 10:58 pm UTC
The man looking to unseat state Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson is touring the central San Joaquin Valley on Thursday and Friday to pitch his plans to voters and…Click to Continu
Bid book shows Ballmer overpaying 7/23/2014 10:48 pm UTC
Drafts of the Los Angeles Clippers' sale bid book show exactly how much Steve Ballmer is willing to overpay for the team.
Bob Stoops snaps at Nick Saban 7/23/2014 10:43 pm UTC
Bob Stoops responded to Alabama coach Nick Saban's comments about the Sugar Bowl being a "consolation game" as quickly and decisively as the Sooners' did in last season's 45-31 upset of the Tide.
Suggs wants 'more direct' Flacco 7/23/2014 10:12 pm UTC
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs acknowledged that he likes Joe Flacco's laid-back demeanor. He just wishes his quarterback got more heated at times.
Broncos' Pat Bowlen steps down 7/23/2014 9:56 pm UTC
Longtime Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen has given up control of the team as he battles Alzheimer's disease.
Vitor Belfort a go for UFC 181 7/23/2014 9:40 pm UTC
The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously in favor of granting UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort a fighter's license Wednesday, paving the way for a middleweight title bout against Chris
Happy Hot Dog Day! 7/23/2014 9:37 pm UTC
July 23rd is National Hot Dog Day. Fill your day with frankfurter fun by checking out these famous styles of hot dogs!
Kitten's survival story after enduring Typhoon Matmo 7/23/2014 9:21 pm UTC
After braving the violent storm, this poor soul was left shell-shocked on the roadway.
Hume Lake drowning victim identified as Southern California man 7/23/2014 8:58 pm UTC
A man found drowned at Hume Lake on Saturday was identified as Roberto Morales, 39, of Ontario in Southern California, the Fresno County Coroner's Office said Wednesday.Click to Continue »
"Extreme Registration" to be held at local community colleges 7/23/2014 8:48 pm UTC
The start of the school year is just around the corner.
Jamaal Charles no-show for camp 7/23/2014 8:43 pm UTC
After failing to come to an agreement on a contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs, star running back Jamaal Charles failed to report to training camp by the team's 4 p.m. ET deadline Wednes
Israeli Airline With Missile Defenses Goes to Israel When US Carriers Won't 7/23/2014 8:37 pm UTC
As the grounding of American air carriers flying to Israel was extended today, one major Israeli airline says it's braving potential rocket attacks to fly home to Tel Aviv - an airline that's one o
Plane crashes in Taiwan, 47 trapped, feared dead 7/23/2014 8:33 pm UTC
A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and a transport minister said 47 people were trapped and feared dead.
Dr. Edward Mosley, physician and former State Center trustee, dies 7/23/2014 8:27 pm UTC
When Dr. Edward Mosley stopped in Fresno on a scorching hot July day in 1956, he simply wanted to say hello to a friend.Click to Continue »
Protection against brown lawns during drought restrictions 7/23/2014 8:11 pm UTC
Severe drought conditions are leaving many angry as the city of Fresno transitions into new, stricter water schedules.
Mike Pouncey may miss 8 weeks 7/23/2014 7:56 pm UTC
The Miami Dolphins could be without Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey longer than anticipated.
Mavs void Rashard Lewis contract 7/23/2014 7:45 pm UTC
The Dallas Mavericks voided the contract for Rashard Lewis after discovering that the veteran forward needed surgery on his right knee.
FAA Extends Travel Ban to Israel for Another 24 Hours 7/23/2014 7:40 pm UTC
The FAA has announced that they have not lifted their ban against travel to or from Tel Aviv's airport and will prohibit travel to the country for an additional 24 hours.
Bear-proof trash cans tested near Yellowstone 7/23/2014 7:38 pm UTC
Bear-proof trash cans were tested at a facility near Yellowstone National Park.
Former Fresno State football player, now a cop, tackles burglary suspect 7/23/2014 7:27 pm UTC
A Fresno police officer used skills learned on the football field to tackle a fleeing burglary suspect.Click to Continue »
CHP: Drugs, $115,000 in cash found in car in Merced County 7/23/2014 7:15 pm UTC
A total of $115,000 in cash was discovered by the California Highway Patrol after an officer pulled over an unlicensed driver in Merced County, a spokesman reported.Click to Continue »
Rob Gronkowski won't start on PUP 7/23/2014 6:58 pm UTC
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been cleared to play by doctors and will not be placed on the active/physically unable to perform list to open training camp, coach Bill Belichick
Taiwan Plane Crash in Typhoon's Tail Kills 47 7/23/2014 6:53 pm UTC
A passenger plane trying to land at a Taiwan airport in stormy weather in the tail end of a typhoon crashed and killed 47 people, authorities said.
Valley Drought 2014: Water Cops On Patrol 7/23/2014 6:27 pm UTC
Communities around California are beginning to fill temporary positions for "water cops" to help force water conservation efforts.
VIDEO: Massive whale lifts kayak out of the water? 7/23/2014 6:26 pm UTC
While kayaking off the coast of Argentina, a father and daughter get the surprise -- and footage -- of a lifetime.
Baseball umpire steals the show with hilarious and energetic calls 7/23/2014 6:24 pm UTC
This crazy ump is the entertaining future of America's pastime.
Reggie Wayne: 'I'm ready to go' 7/23/2014 6:22 pm UTC
Reggie Wayne made his typical grand entrance at training camp, reporting in an IndyCar, and said he's been cleared to participate after tearing his ACL in Week 7 last season.
Isaiah Austin: NBA job offer on table 7/23/2014 6:16 pm UTC
With a job offer from Adam Silver, the NBA will take its affiliation with Isaiah Austin further than the ceremonial pick extended in the past month's draft if all goes according to plan.
Fisher: Michael Sam not a distraction 7/23/2014 5:19 pm UTC
Openly gay rookie linebacker Michael Sam has "absolutely not" created a distraction for the St. Louis Rams, coach Jeff Fisher told ESPN Radio on Wednesday.
Man dies in Half Moon Bay after beach hole collapses 7/23/2014 5:11 pm UTC
A young man died after a hole he dug on a Northern California beach collapsed and trapped him in the sand for at least five minutes, authorities said Tuesday.
Woman Killed In Hit And Run In Merced 7/23/2014 5:10 pm UTC
A woman is dead after being hit by a car and the Merced CHP is looking for the person who drove away after hitting her.
Felton pleads guilty in NYC gun case 7/23/2014 4:58 pm UTC
Dallas Mavericks point guard Raymond Felton has pleaded guilty in his New York gun case. He took a plea deal that involves admitting a felony but spares him jail.
Pay Up or Prison? IRS Scam Targets Taxpayers 7/23/2014 4:54 pm UTC
Scammers have a new way to target your wallet and bank account- and this time around, they're pretending to be the tax man. Those who get a call, describe it like an ambush.
Fresno Food Expo: Locally Grown Gluten-Free Rice Chips, Puffs 7/23/2014 4:50 pm UTC
This Thursday, dozens of valley businesses will be showing off their delicious food products at the nation's largest regional food expo, the Fresno Food Expo. All week on Sunrise, we've been showc
Typhoon Matmo hits Taiwan hours before deadly plane crash 7/23/2014 4:49 pm UTC
Video of rescue efforts, Typhoon Matmo across Taiwan
American Circus Troupe Stuck In Israel Due To FAA Ban 7/23/2014 4:26 pm UTC
American youth circus group is stuck in Israel because of FAA flight ban. The kids are thrilled.
Free TV Under Attack 7/23/2014 4:17 pm UTC
There could be a change on how you watch TV. That's because there's now a debate in Washington on whether TV should be free.
LeBron James sends sweet apology 7/23/2014 4:00 pm UTC
LeBron James wants to make sure he's in the good graces of his neighbors now that he's back in Ohio.
House GOP: Send National Guard, speed removals 7/23/2014 3:41 pm UTC
House Republicans want to slash President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, speed young migrants back home to Central America, and send in the National Guard.
Woman's body found in road north of Merced 7/23/2014 3:30 pm UTC
Authorities in the North Valley are searching for the driver involved in a deadly hit and run.
Stuff the Truck Food Drive 7/23/2014 3:17 pm UTC
You can help end hunger with the Feed the Valley Food Drive.
Feed The Valley Food Drive 7/23/2014 3:16 pm UTC
Many Central Valley families are struggling. ABC30, Vons and the Community Food Bank are teaming up to help Feed the Valley.
Julio Jones cleared for camp 7/23/2014 3:02 pm UTC
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones has been cleared to participate in the team's upcoming training camp, coach Mike Smith told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Plane Crashes in Taiwan, 47 Trapped, Feared Dead 7/23/2014 2:52 pm UTC
Plane crashes in emergency landing at Taiwan airport, 47 people trapped, feared dead
Ukraine Says 2 Jets Downed By Missiles Fired From Russia 7/23/2014 2:47 pm UTC
Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down today according to Ukrainian defense officials who charged that they were downed by missiles fired from the Russian side of the border.
Giants blasted for David Tyree hire 7/23/2014 2:31 pm UTC
The Human Rights Campaign blasted the New York Giants' hiring of David Tyree in a statement Tuesday. Tyree, who was hired as the team's director of player development, has made headlines in the pas
Top venues across the country to catch a great concert this Summer 7/23/2014 2:24 pm UTC
Seeing a show at these venues is a must do this Summer.
The Slow, Sad Journey Home for MH17 Victims 7/23/2014 2:15 pm UTC
The bodies of victims from last week's Malaysia Airlines tragedy are headed home, being flown to the Netherlands as the Dutch government declared a day of national mourning.
Shaping up to walk down the aisle 7/23/2014 2:07 pm UTC
Workout tips to get your body ready for your type of dress.
Bulls making push for Kevin Love 7/23/2014 1:39 pm UTC
The Cleveland Cavaliers are firmly in the lead to acquire Kevin Love, but the Chicago Bulls are making a renewed push to get into the trade mix for the All-Star power forward, according to sources
2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down in the east of country 7/23/2014 1:26 pm UTC
Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country's Defense Ministry.
Stuff the Truck 7/23/2014 1:18 pm UTC
Feed the Valley Food Drive
Accuweather Forecast 7/23/2014 12:44 pm UTC
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - Morning report
CEO: If Sterling stays, Doc likely goes 7/23/2014 8:48 am UTC
The interim CEO of the Clippers testified Tuesday that coach and team president Doc Rivers has told him on multiple occasions that he doesn't think he wants to continue as coach if Donald Sterling
Gang members blamed in deadly Porterville fire 7/23/2014 8:44 am UTC
Investigators now say gang members trying to kill a recent gang dropout are to blame for a house fire that ultimately killed an innocent woman.
Inside the Gaza Tunnels That Israel Is Trying to Destroy 7/23/2014 8:43 am UTC
At the heart of the armed conflict between Gaza and Israel is an underground network of tunnels the Israeli government says must be destroyed before an end to the violence can be reached.
Fresno puts further limits on lawn watering 7/23/2014 8:30 am UTC
New watering restrictions are being imposed on Fresno residents. Starting August first the city placed further limits on lawn watering.
Mariposa County students share amazing video 7/23/2014 8:17 am UTC
Several students from Mariposa County are proving even the sky isn't the limit. They recently captured incredible images above the Sierra using a weather balloon. The students launched their weathe
Squaw Valley woman banned from working with animals in California 7/23/2014 7:55 am UTC
A Squaw Valley woman is now banned from working with animals in the state of California.
Chase Headley plays hero in 14th inning of first game with Yankees 7/23/2014 7:25 am UTC
Chase Headley came through with a storybook swing at the stroke of midnight in his Yankees debut, hitting a game-winning single in the 14th inning to give New York a 2-1 victory over the Texas Rang
Riley's Brewing Company shares their passion 7/23/2014 7:12 am UTC
Riley's Brewing Company in Madera County is brewing up success with a variety of homemade beer, and they're getting ready to showcase it at the annual Fresno Food Expo.
Donald Sterling files a new lawsuit 7/23/2014 7:09 am UTC
Donald Sterling filed on Tuesday afternoon a suit in Superior Court seeking damages from the NBA, commissioner Adam Silver, his wife Shelly Sterling and the Clippers.
Fresno woman worried over Israel travel ban 7/23/2014 7:06 am UTC
A rocket attack near the Tel Aviv airport prompted the Federal Aviation Administration to cancel all US flights to and from Israel.
Greg Dyke rules out World Cup hosting 7/23/2014 7:04 am UTC
FIFA's World Cup bid report delayed 7/23/2014 7:04 am UTC
World Cup news
Robert Newhouse dies at 64 7/23/2014 5:51 am UTC
Robert Newhouse, responsible for one of the most iconic plays in Dallas Cowboys history, died Tuesday after a long illness.
Maya Moore has Lynx-record 48 points in 2OT win 7/23/2014 5:41 am UTC
Maya Moore scored a franchise-record 48 points, the second most in WNBA history, to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream 112-108 in double-overtime on Tuesday night.
Hundreds Become U.S. Citizens In Fresno 7/23/2014 5:39 am UTC
Hundreds of people became American citizens during a Naturalization Ceremony in Downtown Fresno on Tuesday. 685 people from 40 different countries took the final step in their journey's to become U
Do More With Less 7/23/2014 5:27 am UTC
In an effort to conserve, the city of Fresno is cutting back its outdoor watering schedule for residents. Beginning August 1st, stage two watering restrictions will go into effect.What that means