Fresno - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Fresno Beehive Thief Busted By Fresno Authorities Investigators in Fresno say they've recovered a trove of beehives worth thousands of dollars and have arrested a suspect they say stole beehives from... Thu, 18 May 2017 01:52:00 GMT 2017-05-18T01:52:00Z Bee industry buzzing: Stolen hives recovered in California FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The bee industry is buzzing over the arrest of a man accused of stealing thousands of hives worth nearly $1 million from California's almond orchards in one of the biggest such thefts on record. The case has thrown a spotlight on a business many city slickers probably never knew existed: Beekeepers in the U.S. move their colonies aro... Wed, 17 May 2017 21:01:00 GMT 2017-05-17T21:01:00Z State: California Confederate flag ban excludes individuals SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's ban on displaying the Confederate flag doesn't apply to individuals even if they are on government property, state officials said this week in settling a free speech lawsuit. Fresno artist Timothy Desmond sued after his painting depicting the flag was barred from the 2015 Big Fresno Fair. His painting shows Confedera... Wed, 03 May 2017 02:55:00 GMT 2017-05-03T02:55:00Z Suspect charged with 3 counts of murder in Fresno rampage FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The black suspect in a racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno was charged Wednesday with three counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of white men he targeted randomly on the street, prosecutors said. The charges come just over a week after Kori Ali Muhammad was charged with killing a white motel security guard days befor... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:20:00 GMT 2017-04-27T01:20:00Z Fresno killings suspect has 2-decade history of violence FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The suspect in this week's racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno shouted Friday that natural disasters will increasingly hit the United States as he was ushered into a cramped courtroom for his first appearance before a judge. Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, was supposed to be officially informed about the first-degree murder charge h... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 07:02:00 GMT 2017-04-22T07:02:00Z The Latest: Fresno, California gunman has violent record FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a man accused of gunning down four white men in Fresno in a racially motivated attack (all times local): 6 p.m. The suspect in this week's racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno faced repeated domestic violence charges years ago, including allegations that he beat the mother of his child. ... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:12:00 GMT 2017-04-22T01:12:00Z Gunfire sensors credited with quick arrest in Fresno rampage FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Acoustic sensors mounted on lampposts and telephone poles picked up the crack of gunfire and rapidly enabled police to zero in on where it was coming from. Within minutes, the alleged gunman in the deadly rampage was under arrest. Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer credited the technology Wednesday with the swift capture of Kori Ali Muha... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:11:00 GMT 2017-04-21T01:11:00Z Fresno gunman gave police blow-by-blow of shootings of 3 men FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Five days before a rampage that left three men dead, Kori Ali Muhammad shot an unarmed security guard who he felt had insulted him at a Motel 6 when he visited a woman at the hotel, police said. Muhammad shot the guard, 25-year-old Carl Williams, multiple times at close range shortly after 11 p.m., police said — an act that would set... Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:03:00 GMT 2017-04-20T07:03:00Z Heading home or on a new job: Fresno victims shot at random FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — One man had just started a new job with the gas company and was riding in a utility truck. Another was carrying a bag of groceries after stopping at a charity center. The third was at a bus stop with a friend, waiting for a ride home. All three were randomly shot dead by a black gunman, Kori Ali Muhammad, who wanted to kill as many w... Thu, 20 Apr 2017 04:16:00 GMT 2017-04-20T04:16:00Z Fresno shooter gave police detailed account of slayings FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The violence that culminated in a mass shooting Tuesday began five days earlier when police say Kori Ali Muhammad shot an unarmed security guard at a Motel 6, who he said disrespected him while he visited a female friend at the hotel. Muhammad shot the guard, 25-year-old Carl Williams, multiple times at close range shortly after 11 p... Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:21:00 GMT 2017-04-20T01:21:00Z Fresno shooter wanted to kill many white people, police say FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A man wanted in the slaying of a security guard set out to kill as many white people as he could on Tuesday, gunning down three men on the streets of downtown Fresno before he was captured and admitted to the shootings, authorities said. Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, was arrested shortly after the morning rampage that left three white men d... Wed, 19 Apr 2017 04:23:00 GMT 2017-04-19T04:23:00Z The Latest: Brother of Fresno suspect shocked by killings FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting in downtown Fresno, California (all times local): 9 p.m. The brother of a California man who Fresno police say shot and killed a motel security guard and three other men he targeted for being white says he's shocked by the killings. Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer sa... Wed, 19 Apr 2017 04:18:00 GMT 2017-04-19T04:18:00Z California professor on paid leave for anti-Trump tweet SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fresno State University in California says an American history professor who tweeted that President Donald Trump "must hang" will be on paid leave for the rest of the semester. The university says in a statement Tuesday that professor Lars Maischak has taken a voluntary leave of absence for the remainder of the spring semester. ... Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:13:00 GMT 2017-04-19T00:13:00Z Congressman heading Russia inquiry avoids angry protesters FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A California congressman under fire for his handling of an investigation into Russian meddling of the 2016 presidential election avoided a crowd of angry protesters in a Friday visit to his home state. Republican Rep. Devin Nunes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, was ushered in and out of an event in Fresno, where he spo... Sat, 01 Apr 2017 07:10:00 GMT 2017-04-01T07:10:00Z California clears hurdle for cancer warning label on Roundup FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California can require Monsanto to label its popular weed-killer Roundup as a possible cancer threat despite an insistence from the chemical giant that it poses no risk to people, a judge tentatively ruled Friday. California would be the first state to order such labeling if it carries out the proposal. Monsanto had sued the nation's... Sat, 28 Jan 2017 01:24:00 GMT 2017-01-28T01:24:00Z When will soggy California drop water restrictions? FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Much of California has gone from withered to water-logged this winter, but the state's top water regulator is not ready to lift emergency conservation measures enacted during the height of the drought. "It makes the most sense to continue steady as she goes," State Water Resources Control Board chairwoman Felicia Marcus told The Asso... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 06:59:00 GMT 2017-01-25T06:59:00Z Weakened by drought, trees are falling in rainy California FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Drenching winter rains combined with the punishing effects of six years of drought are causing trees to topple across California, in some cases with deadly results. At least two people have been killed in the past month. Seemingly sturdy oaks, palm trees in Southern California and giant sequoias farther north have been collapsing. Ex... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 23:50:00 GMT 2017-01-10T23:50:00Z No. 21 Oregon gets 2 straight tests vs. ranked opponents RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Oregon's slow climb from a bumpy start to the season could pick up speed this week. The No. 21 Ducks (11-2) have won nine straight entering two home games against ranked Pac-12 opponents — including against No. 2 UCLA — that headline the week ahead for teams in college basketball's AP Top 25 . Oregon started the yea... Tue, 27 Dec 2016 07:17:00 GMT 2016-12-27T07:17:00Z Utility workers rescue cat stuck on power pole for 9 days FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Utility workers in Fresno have rescued a cat that was stuck atop a 45-foot-high power pole for nine days. The Fresno Bee reports ( Pacific Gas and Electric Co. linemen on Tuesday retrieved the black and white, big-boned cat named Fat Boy after cutting power to homes in the area. Fat Boy's owne... Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:30:00 GMT 2016-11-23T14:30:00Z