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Top Ten Most Wanted: Man Accused Of Armed Home Invasion Arrested

One of Fresno's top ten most wanted criminals is behind bars. Police say Brain McCoy was part of a home invasion where a woman was held at gunpoint. More>>

Hit & Run Leaves Father Of 4 Paralyzed, Help Solve Crime!

A Fresno father of four is paralyzed from the waist down after a pickup truck hit him on his bicycle and then took off.


Valley's Newest Cash Crop: Wild Mushrooms

The Valley's newest cash crop appears to be wild mushrooms.  Sheriff's Deputies say in the past two days alone they've responded to four separate complaints of people picking mushrooms without permission. More>>

Bomb Threat Leads To Arrest In Fresno

Fresno police say a man walked into two businesses Thursday morning and said he had a bomb in his backpack and demanded money. More>>

Firetrucks Crash Near LA, One Through a Restaurant

Over a dozen people are now hurt after two southern California fire trucks crashed into each other. One of them went through a restaurant. Several people are in the hospital. More>>

Visalia Carjacking Suspects Found in San Luis Obispo

Visalia police have been looking for a woman's car after she was carjacked at a Target parking lot. Officers found that car Wednesday. The three teenagers accused of stealing it, are now in jail. The More>>

Caught on Camera: Women Accused of Taking $700 Worth of Perfumes

Clovis Police need your help right now to track down two women who were caught on camera stealing items from the ULTA beauty store Tuesday. The women did not take anything to enhance their looks. Officers More>>

Waiting To Die? Man Says Insurance Rejected Due To Obamacare

A Chowchilla man says he is in a life or death situation because of the 'Affordable Healthcare Act' or 'Obamacare'. More>>

Former WWII POW's Celebrate The 90's

Former POW from World War II Jack Schwartz of Hanford is turning 99 this month.  Schwartz  along with two other former POW's were honored Wednesday with a birthday celebration at a Fresno restaurant.  More>>

Ceres Police: Body Found in Freezer

A body is found inside a freezer at an abandoned auto shop in the north valley. Investigators are trying to figure out who it is, and how the body got there.

Madera Citizens Take Down Possible Burglar

A group of innocent bystanders helped take down a burglary suspect in Madera.

Toddler Trapped Inside Stuffed Animal Claw Machine

A Nebraska toddler crawled inside a stuffed animal claw machine. More>>

Nevada Cattle Battle "Far From Over"

Tempers are a little cooler right now after a cattle dispute in Nevada. The Bureau of Land Management says Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy's cattle were grazing illegally on federal lands. Senate majority More>>

Family Finds Dog Shot To Death, Second Dog Still Missing

Family Finds Dog Shot To Death, Second Dog Still Missing

A Fresno family is mourning the loss of two of their dogs. The family's pit-bull Isis, was found shot to death on the side of the road, while their second dog Porcha, is still out there.

Boston Strong: Sanger Man Returning to Marathon One Year Later

A Sanger man says he's not caving into the fear of another possible terror attack at this year's Boston Marathon. So, he's getting ready to run in the event again. "Runners don't quit. We're the toughest More>>

Blood Moon: KMPH FOX 26 News Viewers Capture It On Camera!

Stargazers got a glimpse of a rare treat Tuesday night, as a blood moon crossed the earth's shadow.


Dads Get PostPartum Depression Too

Women may not be the only ones feeling the blues after a baby. A new study finds young new fathers can develop symptoms of postpartum depression, too. More>>

Blood Moon Gazing Keeps Family Out of Burning Home

Firefighters are trying to figure out what started a fire that damaged a central Fresno home. The fire started just after 2 a.m. Tuesday on San Pablo and Home. Firefighters say the couple who lives there More>>

Beer Truck Overturns, Closes Lanes on Highway 41

Southbound Highway 41 backed up after a big rig filled with a load of beer overturned near Jensen Avenue Tuesday morning. More>>

Fire Department Hiring, Hoping to Make More Money

Fire Department Hiring, Hoping to Make More Money

Kingsburg's fire chief says his department needs to spend some money, to make some money. More>>

Tax Day Freebies

Today, April 15th is Tax Day. But it's not all bad news. Tax Day is also the day for discounts and freebies! Today Arby's is offering a free snack–sized order of curly fries. You must download a coupon More>>

Important Tax Day Reminders

Today is tax day. If you haven't done your taxes yet, you have to file before midnight in order to avoid any extra charges.

11 Seriously Hurt in Farm Labor Truck Crash Near Selma

As many as six people are seriously hurt after a crash between a car and a farm labor truck near Selma at Nebraska Avenue and Academy. This intersection is closed as emergency crews, including a medical More>>

Valley Drought 2014: Fresno State Tries To Cut Water Usage

As "Valley Drought 2014" continues many of us are trying to find ways to conserve water. At Fresno State the University just unveiled a plan to cut water usage by 60–million gallons. More>>

Veterans Get Ready For Central Valley Honor Flight

Dozens of local World War II veterans will soon be traveling to visit their memorial and other monuments in Washington, D.C.


Movie Memphis Belle B-17 Flying Into Fresno

The Movie "Memphis  Belle", a restored WWII B-17 "flying fortress" bomber and P-51 Mustang will take to the skies over Fresno on Monday, April 14th and giving rides on the 20th.

DMV Agents Bust Six In Illegal Car Sale

DMV Agents Bust Six In Illegal Car Sale

Half a dozen people across Fresno County are now facing charges accused of trying to sell a car illegally. More>>

Happy Palindrome Week!

Here's something fun to think about... Today is a palindrome date. That means, when you write the date out, 4–14–14, you can write it backwards and it will be the same. In fact, this numerical wizardry More>>

Visalia Police Car Rammed Twice by DUI Suspect

A man rammed the back of a Visalia police car at a stop light. It happened not just once, but twice, Sunday afternoon. The man police say did it is in jail.

Clovis Shooting - Three Guys Run From Police

Right now Clovis Police are looking for three people connected to a shooting at an apartment complex. More>>

Woman Killed - Hit By a Train in Fresno

Right now a busy Central Fresno intersection is blocked after police say a woman was hit and killed by a train around 2:00 a.m. Monday morning. This is happening on Blackstone and McKinley near Fresno City College.

Dancing Into The Record Books? Folklorico Festival Ends in Clovis

It's now in the hands of Guinness. Hundreds danced their hearts out Sunday afternoon, to the sounds of traditional Mariachi music at the Clovis West High School campus, in hopes of setting a new world More>>

Woman Survives Shooting, Husband Commits Suicide

A Fresno woman is in critical condition right now after police say her estranged husband shot her and then himself. The incident took place on 6100 Block of Benedict and Escalon. Pamela Shean Motley More>>

Big Rig Crash Ties Up Highway 99: Fresno Driver Involved

Highway 99 is back open through Kern County, after a fiery crash that involved a big rig from Fresno. Officers say the big rig had been hauling hundreds of gallons of gasoline from Fresno to Tehachapi, More>>

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  • White House updating online privacy policy

    White House updating online privacy policy

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:51 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:51:48 GMT
    By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile...More >>
    By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and...More >>
  • Views differ of imam accused in US terrorism case

    Views differ of imam accused in US terrorism case

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:21 AM EDT2014-04-18 10:21:00 GMT
    A New York jury has heard two widely differing descriptions of an Egyptian imam accused of carrying out terrorism offenses while he led a London mosque.More >>
    An Egyptian imam who led a London mosque more than a dozen years ago was portrayed in opening statements at his terrorism trial as an enthusiastic supporter of al-Qaida by a prosecutor and as a reasonable man who helped...More >>
  • Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off

    Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:01 AM EDT2014-04-18 10:01:29 GMT
    Relatives of the police officer authorities say was killed by the Boston bombing suspects are remembering him a year later.More >>
    Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life - and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has...More >>

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