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Jimmy Kimmel Named ‘Most Dangerous’ Celebrity to Search for Online

October 1st, 2014
(Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) -- If you're about to Google Jimmy Kimmel, beware. Computer security company McAfee says the talk show host is the most dangerous celebrity to search for online. The company said...

Wife Suspected of Shooting Los Angeles-Area Mayor Released

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October 1st, 2014
(AP Photo/Nick Ut) BELL GARDENS, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities say the wife suspected of shooting and killing the mayor of a Los Angeles County city has been released after hours of questioning. A Sheriff's Department statement released late...

Morgan: ‘Can’t Believe’ Wal-Mart Blaming Him

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September 30th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File)NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Tracy Morgan says he "can't believe" Wal-Mart's assertion that he and others were partly to blame in the highway crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one of his friends. In a statement...

FCC Spikes Sports Blackout Rule

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September 30th, 2014
by JENNIFER C. KERR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The FCC wants an end to sports blackouts. The Federal Communications Commission has voted to spike a decades-old rule preventing cable and satellite operators from airing sports...

Olympian Michael Phelps Arrested on DUI Charge

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September 30th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) BALTIMORE (WGGB/AP) — Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore...

NFL Says Abdullah Should Not Have Been Penalized

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September 30th, 2014
(AP Photo/Ed Zurga) by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for dropping to his knees in prayer in the end zone after an...

New Bill Allows Families to Seek Gun Restraining Order

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September 30th, 2014
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California would become the first state to allow family members to petition judges to take away relatives' guns under a bill that faces a Tuesday deadline for action. Democratic Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner of Berkeley...

Michigan Appologizes for Leaving Injured QB in Game

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September 30th, 2014
(Tony Ding Associated Press) (WGGB) -- The University of Michigan athletic director is apologizes for mistakes on the part of his coaching staff. Head coach Brady Hoke came under fire, after he left quarterback Shane Morris in the game for a...

Firefighter Sues Over Pregnancy-Related Sick Days

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September 29th, 2014
By PAT EATON-ROBB Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut firefighter has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit saying she was discriminated against when she became pregnant. Bridgeport firefighter Regina Scates is alleging...

Audit: Most Schools Follow Anti-Obesity Efforts

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September 29th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- A new audit has found that the vast majority of public schools in Massachusetts are complying with state regulations regarding school nutrition, physical education and measuring student body mass index. Monday's report from...

Girl Injured During Carjacking in Cemetery

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September 29th, 2014
BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (AP) -- Police say a 10-year-old girl visiting a Bloomfield cemetery was injured when she was struck by a stolen car. Police say 18-year-old Frederick Sowell jumped into the car while the driver was visiting the offices at...

Pediatricians Urge IUDs or Implants for Teen Girls

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September 29th, 2014
(AP Photo/Merck, File) by LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation's most...

California Adopts ‘Yes Means Yes’ Sexual-Assault Rule

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September 29th, 2014
New students at San Diego State University watch a video on sexual consent during an orientation meeting Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in San Diego. Defining consensual sex is a growing trend by universities under pressure to do more to protect victims....

Nationals’ Zimmermann Throws No-Hitter in Season Finale

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September 28th, 2014
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON, D.C. (WGGB) -- Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann has become the 5th person to throw a no-hitter in the 2014 MLB season. And it took him until the team's final game to do so. It was a...

Clooney Marries Human Rights Lawyer in Venice

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September 27th, 2014
VENICE, Italy (AP) -- George Clooney's representative says the actor has married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in a private ceremony in Venice, Italy. The one-line statement from Clooney's long-time representative Stan Rosenfield is...