• Report of Man Waving Gun Investigated at Naval Base Point Loma
    24 April 2014, 19:56

    Report of Man Waving Gun Investigated at Naval Base Point Loma

    NBC 7 has learned that two people were taken into custody Two suspects were in custody after a report of a gunman on Naval Base Point Loma, Navy officials confirmed to NBC 7 Thursday. Officials said a field agent’s first call from base to local headquarters was at 10:55 a.m. notifying them that an investigation was underway. A portion of the base w...

image 24 April 2014, 21:08 Young, Granderson, Colon lead Mets over Cards 4-1

NEW YORK (AP) -- Chris Young homered to start New York's comeback and slumping Curtis Granderson singled in a run as a pinch hitter as Bartolo Colon and the Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1 Thursday to send Lance Lynn to his first career loss in April. Colon (2-3) allowed four hits in seven innings, struck out eight and walked none. Carlos Tor...

image 24 April 2014, 21:08 Amazon shares rise on strong earnings

The company earned $108 million, or 23 cents per share, meeting the expectations of analysts polled by Thomson Reuters. That's compared to a profit of $82 million during the same quarter last year. "We get our energy from inventing on behalf of customers, and 2014 is off to a kinetic start," said CEO Jeff Bezos in a prepared statement. Amazon (AMZN...

image 24 April 2014, 20:37 Amazon.com Inc first-quarter revenue tops estimates

SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon.com Inc reported higher-than-expected revenue growth in the first quarter and boosted its investments in technology, content and warehouses as the e-commerce giant branches out into new businesses. The largest U.S. online retailer got a boost from strong sales of electronics and other items in North America. Revenue rose 23% ...

image 24 April 2014, 20:29 Aborted fetus tissue may have been burned by Oregon energy plant

Human remains to be banned from waste-to-energy incinerator in Marion County. Officials prohibit fetuses, amputated limbs and cancerous body parts from facility. Boxed medical waste that may have contained human abortion remains has been banned from an Oregon energy facility. Marion County officials announced late Wednesday they will no longer acce...

image 24 April 2014, 20:26 Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe To Settle Anti-Poaching Suit

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kelly M. Dermody of the national plaintiffs’ law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP, announced today that a settlement has been reached with Apple Inc., Google Inc., Intel Corporation, and Adobe Systems Inc. in the class action lawsuit charging that these companies violated federal antitrust laws by conspir...

image 24 April 2014, 20:15 Amazon Q1 income up 32% on brisk sales

Amazon, the giant online retailer that is rapidly expanding into digital media and hardware, said Thursday its first quarter net income rose 32% from a year ago to $108 million as it registered higher sales in all major product lines. Diluted earnings per share of 0.23 cents matched estimates of analysts queried by Bloomberg. Net sales increased 23...

image 24 April 2014, 20:13 Water picture improves for some California towns

In February, the California Department of Public Health listed 17 mostly rural water systems as having less than two months water supply in storage. But in recent weeks that number has fallen to three as February and March rains improved the water picture slightly in some areas. In the tiny town of Willits in Mendocino County, the nearly 5,000-resi...

image 24 April 2014, 20:08 Live Más Expensively: Taco Bell Is Launching a Fancy New Chain

Taco Bell seems to have resigned itself to life as Chipotle’s middle-aged, junk-food-loving cousin, so the company is starting fresh in the battle for Mexican-ish food supremacy by launching a new, upscale fast-casual concept called U.S. Taco Co. and Urban Taproom. According to Nation’s Restaurant News, the first location will be in Huntington Beac...

image 24 April 2014, 19:59 Bryan Singer Speaks Out for First Time on Sexual Abuse Allegations

Bryan Singer attends the premiere of 'Jack The Giant Slayer' at TCL Chinese Theatre on February 26, 2013 in Hollywood (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images) Bryan Singer is denying allegations in a lawsuit filed last week that the “X-Men” director sexually abused an underage boy as part of a sordid ring of Hollywood sex parties nearly 15 year...

image 24 April 2014, 19:50 Jem and the Holograms Cast Pretty Little Liars and Nashville Stars—Get All the Details!

The cast for the live-action movie remake of Jem and the Holograms has just been revealed. Nashville actress Aubrey Peeples will take on the main character for her first major film role. Meanwhile, Disney star Stefanie Scott will play Jem's sister Kimber, Pretty Little Liars' Aurora Perrineau was play the Holograms' Shana, and The Fosters' Hayley K...