Friday, October 24, 2014
Cain's RBI, catches help Royals lead Giants 1-0

Jeremy Guthrie limited the Giants to a pair of singles, Lorenzo Cain drove in a run against Tim Hudson with a grounder three batters in and the Kansas City Royals led San Francisco 1-0 after three innings Friday night as they tried to take a 2-1 World Series lead.

On a sun-splashed late afternoon in Northern California, the Fall Classic returned to AT&T Park, where the Giants had won six straight Series games dating to 2002.

Former 800 world champ Mulaudzi dies in car crash

Former 800-meter world champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi was killed in a car crash on Friday while traveling to an athletics meet, the spokesman for South African President Jacob Zuma said.

He was 34.

John Denver gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver.

The "Sunshine on My Shoulders" singer received the walk's 2,531st star on Friday, 17 years after his death.

Radio host convicted of alleged $10 million fraud

A suburban Chicago lawyer who hosted a syndicated radio talk show has been found guilty of mortgage fraud in a scheme to defraud lenders out of nearly $10 million.

A federal jury took less than an hour Friday to find Warren Ballentine guilty.

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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

ABC's "This Week" — Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas; George P. Bush, candidate for Texas Land Commissioner.

Police, Guard face penalties in bikini film shoot

Utah National Guard members could face career-ending penalties for allowing a risque video featuring bikini-clad British women firing high-powered weapons and riding in tanks to be partially filmed at a military training camp, the agency's top commander told state lawmakers Thursday.

A separate investigation, meanwhile, has found that a state police officer was on duty while participating in the video shoot earlier this year and that the models brandished three state-owned guns.

Arkansas Senate hopefuls make nice in final ads

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor and Republican Rep. Tom Cotton tried Friday to put a happy face on one of the most bitterly fought Senate races in the country, unveiling a new batch of positive TV ads as they head into the final days of the campaign.

Pryor's campaign announced four new television ads it would begin airing around the state, while Cotton's announced it would air a 14-minute biographical documentary about the GOP hopeful.

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