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April 30, 2013
Mount Etna erupts again

Mount Etna erupted sending lava and ash hundreds of feet into the air over Sicily. It was the mountain's 13th eruption this year.

Here's a news report along with eruption video.

April 30, 2013
Play of the day: Amazing alley-oop

Is this the sickest alley-oop slam dunk ever?

April 30, 2013
Tony nominees revealed: Tom Hanks, 'Kinky Boots'

Tony-winner Sutton Foster and Emmy-nominated "Modern Family" actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson announce the nominees for the 2013 Tony Awards, including "Kinky Boots," which leads with 13 nominations.

ET is front-and-center with Cyndi Lauper and other stars at the premiere of her new Broadway musical "Kinky Boots."

April 29, 2013
Trailer: 'Now You See Me'

"Now You See Me" premieres in theaters June 7, 2013. Take a sneak peek.

April 29, 2013
Matt Barrows discusses the 2013 NFL draft on Fox40

Paul Robins and Sabrina Rodriguez talk to Sacramento Bee 49er writer and blogger Matt Barrows. They discuss San Francisco's draft picks.

April 29, 2013
President and Conan: Having fun at White House Correspondents Dinner

Conan O'Brien pokes fun at Politicians and elected officials at White House Correspondents Dinner.

Conan O'Brien makes fun of media.


April 27, 2013
Wild police pursuit through neighborhood caught on tape

A suspect is in custody after a dramatic end to a police pursuit in Los Angeles. The suspect can be seen rolling out of his car on the freeway and running from police. He then enters a stranger's home and appears to change clothes in an attempt to fool police. There is no audio on the first video. The second video has the full report.

April 27, 2013
Gwyneth Paltrow: From 'Most Beautiful' to TMI

Gwyneth tells Ellen DeGeneres she was humiliated after ditching her underwear for the "Iron Man 3" premiere.

April 27, 2013
Raw: Alligator freezes action on fairway at Zurich Classic

Spectators and at least one marshal at the Zurich Classic were startled when an alligator, estimated to be about 12 feet, spent some of the afternoon sunning itself on the left side of the 12th fairway.

April 26, 2013
Amanda Bynes shaves half her head - and her other oddball moves

Say what you want about Amanda Bynes, but she knows how to create a buzz.


April 26, 2013
NFL draft recap: the fall of Geno Smith and Manti Te'o

FOXSports.com on the long fall of Geno Smith and Manti Te'o.

April 26, 2013
Still gorgeous: Demi Lovato and other stars go free of make-up

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Demi, Kelly Rowland and Olivia Munn (left to right in pictures) show their flaws for "People" magazine's Most Beautiful issue. Here's a behind-the-scenes look.

April 26, 2013
Sacramento Zoo's tiger cub growing up

The Sacramento Zoo's new tiger cub at week 7. Bahagia and her cub will be inside their den and away from public view while the baby gains strength and coordination. Both should be on display in late May or early June.


April 25, 2013
American Idol: Minaj tears into contestant after lame performance

"American Idol" judge Nicki Minaj didn't bother sparing the feelings of contestant Kree Harrison, slamming Harrison's performance and getting bleeped in the process.


April 25, 2013
George W. Bush speaks at presidential library dedication

President George W. Bush was moved to tears at the dedication of his presidential library in Dallas. In a speech before the current and past presidents, his cabinet members, friends and family, Bush said America's best days are still ahead.


April 24, 2013
Riding super tall bicycle through town

This is a fun video to watch - hold your breath as he appears to be headed off a pier at the end.

April 24, 2013
Follow up: Watch Reese Witherspoon arrive at Atlanta City jail

Reese Witherspoon arrives at Atlanta City Jail and gets her handcuffs removed by officer she to which she reportedly dropped celebrity card.

April 23, 2013
Dancing Evian baby ad goes viral

Adults see themselves as babies and the dance party begins. Evian is hoping its new ad featuring adults, babies and dance moves will be the next big hit. At the time of this posting, the video had 23 million views.

April 23, 2013
Raw: Suspected meteor at Argentina concert

Concert-goers in northern Argentina were this week treated to a light show with a difference. A suspected meteor lit up the night sky early on Sunday in Salta, as the folk music band Los Tekis performed at an outdoor venue.

April 23, 2013
Bachelor goes shirtless on 'DWTS'

Sometimes you need something more than moves. Sean Lowe tries to earn points by going shirtless in the "Dancing With The Stars" ballroom.

April 22, 2013
Update: North Dakota news anchor swears, sweats it out on TV debut

This is painful to watch - nerves seem to get the best of a news anchor in North Dakota on his first day on the job. He cusses and then he stumbles on words. Now, the reporter - A.J. Clemente - has been fired.

YouTube has the actual swearing words, but here is all you need to see.

Read more about the news anchor and his firing here

And here's a follow on the story. CBS News' Ben Tracy reports on how Clemente has gained Twitter fans since his firing.

April 22, 2013
Report: Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez rekindle relationship

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez are reportedly back together. People magazine says Gomez flew to see Bieber after his concert in Norway and the two were spotted making out, then the Biebs posted a photo of the two on Instagram, before quickly deleting it. Buzz 60 has the details.


April 20, 2013
Concert preview: Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame highlights

Bands including Rush, Heart and Public Enemy performed at their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony April 18 in Los Angeles, while Jennifer Hudson and Usher paid tribute to inductees Donna Summer and Quincy Jones. Here are some clips from the concert that HBO will air in full on May 18.


April 20, 2013
Coachella retrospective: Highlights of what festival-goers wore

The Coachella music and arts festival brings out a variety of garb. Here's a look at some of the ore notable outfits:



April 19, 2013
Sunburnt celebs

As Kelly Osbourne reveals her painful looking sunburn in a Twitter snap, we check out some other celebrities who have felt the burn.

April 19, 2013
Skyscraper-sized Pong game set for today

Drexel professor Frank Lee will be playing the video game Pong on the lights of the Cira Center for Philly Tech Week. Lee said Friday's classic Atari video game is on schedule to be played on the facade of a mirrored, 29-story skyscraper, even if it rains. The event begins at 8 p.m. Philadelphia time.

April 18, 2013
Cow gets head stuck in wheel well

Cow gets its head stuck in a wheel well, but a group of guys were able to set it free.

April 17, 2013
Kristen Stewart returning to 'Snow White and the Hunstman 2'

It's official. Kristen Stewart has been confirmed for the "Snow White and the Huntsman" sequel.

April 17, 2013
'Man of Steel' hits the theaters June 13
April 17, 2013
Two daredevil stunts: 30 skiers do simultaneous summersault; man flies through small cave at 155 mph

Video from Canada shows 30 skiers joining hands to do a simultaneous backwards summersault in an attempt to set the world record.

Video shows a daredevil jumping out of a helicopter and flying through a very small hole in a very large rock.

April 17, 2013
Racy Angelina Jolie picture for sale

An outtake from a 2001 photo shoot is hitting the auction block. Check out the never-before-seen image. And her former tattoo from a moment of bad judgment.

April 16, 2013
Exclusive: Boston Marathon finish line in time-lapse video

CBSBoston.com had a web camera stationed at the Boston Marathon finish line from just after noon time, through Monday evening. The explosions happened around 2:50 p.m. Eastern.

April 16, 2013
President Obama delivering a statement on Boston Marathon explosions
April 16, 2013
LeAnn Rimes discusses anorexia rumors, says she's happy to gain a few pounds

LeAnn Rimes has denied rumors that she ever had an eating disorder and explained why she is happy to have gained a few pounds.

April 16, 2013
Disney star scores big on 'Dancing With The Stars'

Zendaya and her partner earn the first tens of the season for their Argentine tango. See her impressive routine and where the others stand.

April 15, 2013
Celeb styles at Coachella

Lindsay Lohan sports a crop top. See her and other celebs' styles during the Coachella music fest.

April 15, 2013
Will Ferrell plays off awkward MTV moment

Will is caught off guard when "Parks and Recreation" actress Aubrey Plaza tries to take his MTV Movie Award. Watch the awkward moment.

April 13, 2013
Raw video: Passengers hurt as airline overshoots runway

A Lion Air plane carrying more than 100 passengers and crew overshot a runway on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Saturday and crashed into the sea, injuring nearly two dozen people, officials said.


April 12, 2013
Raw: Hawaii fisherman's close encounter with shark

A Hawaii fisherman has an unbelievable fishing tale: a close encounter with a 9-foot shark that jumped dangerously near his kayak. But, he has the video to prove it.

April 12, 2013
RAW: Greinke injured as Padres, Dodgers brawl after batter's hit by pitch

Padres left fielder Carlos Quentin charged the mound in the sixth inning after being hit in the left elbow by a Zack Greinke pitch.


April 11, 2013
66 years ago: Jackie Robinson breaks color barrier

On this day 66 years ago, Jackie Robinson broke baseball's "color barrier," after he was signed to the Brooklyn Dodgers.

See the move trailer for '42' here.

'42': Read the move review.

Harrison Ford on role in "42," Jackie Robinson

Actor Harrison Ford speaks to Charlie Rose about the new movie "42" about Jackie Robinson -- the first African-American to break baseball's color barrier. Ford also discussed his own role in the film as the general manager who ended segregation in the sport.

April 11, 2013
Mariners fan chugs beer after catching ball in cup

His wardrobe takes a hit but he makes the catch. A Seattle Mariners fan caught a foul ball in his beer cup then chugged the beer in celebration. I love the guy behind him pumping his fist.

April 11, 2013
People are laughing at 'Reasons My Son is Crying' blog

"Reasons My Son is Crying" is the hilarious viral blog of a father who explains what makes his sons cry. From not being able to eat Buzz Lightyear's head to being unhappy that the refrigerator door is shut, the blog is making waves, and getting laughs, especially among parents. Buzz 60 has more.

April 11, 2013
Porter Jr. wins Masters Par 3 contest

April 11, 2013
Shop owner uses bat to fight off robber who is shooting at him

A Chicago shop owner used a bat to fight off a gunman who tried to rob his store. The thief shot at the shop owner nine times. The shop owner owner was only hit once. It was all caught on surveillance tape.

First the news report on the event, then the raw version.

Here's the raw tape of the incident.

April 10, 2013
Kate Upton and Diddy dating rumors

Kate Upton could be dating one of music's most powerful moguls, and a guy 23 years her senior... Sean Diddy Combs.

April 10, 2013
High-wire walking raccoon is clever

The best high-wire walkers in the world have nothing on a raccoon in Toronto.

April 10, 2013
Lohan gets grilled by Letterman, says rehab is a 'blessing'

In an appearance taped for Tuesday's "Late Show," Lindsay Lohan was pressed by David Letterman about her upcoming rehab stint. She faces a 90-day stay as part of a plea deal in a misdemeanor traffic accident case.

April 9, 2013
'Ridiculously Photogenic Jiu-Jitsui Guy' talks

A photograph of a Jiu-Jitsui instructor from San Diego became an Internet sensation titled "Ridiculously photogenic jiu-jitsui guy."

April 9, 2013
Navy to deploy laser weapons that could revolutionize warfare

Directed energy weapons will be deployed in the Persian Gulf where Iranian speedboats and drones harass U.S. Navy ships. CBS reports how the new lasers have the potential to revolutionize both the economics and technology of warfare.

Here's raw video showing a demonstration of the Laser Weapon System (LaWS). LaWS can be directed onto targets and allows sailors to defeat small boat threats and aerial targets without using bullets.

April 8, 2013
Bush's White House photog took over 1M pictures

Eric Draper was President George W. Bush's chief photographer and followed him nearly everywhere. CBS News' Bill Plante talks to Draper about his new book, "Front Row Seat: A Photographic Portrait of George W. Bush."

April 8, 2013
Miley Cyrus does seem to be filling up those ashtrays

Miley Cyrus is photographed smoking a suspicious looking cigarette as she relaxed on the balcony of her hotel in Miami.

April 8, 2013
7-year-old scores touchdown at Nebraska football game

April 6, 2013
Press secretary explains why president apologized for Harris comment

White House press secretary Jay Carney says President Barack Obama apologized to California Attorney General Kamala Harris for the distraction his comment on her looks has created. Carney says Obama did not want to diminish Harris' accomplishments.


April 5, 2013
Off-duty cop takes down violent traveler at Hawaii airport

April 4, 2013
Seattle TV station takes cheap shots at Sacramento

Really, Seattle? Anchors give top 5 things Sacramento forgot to tell the NBA - and it's not that funny.

April 4, 2013
Report: Woman feels targeted by Facebook over breastfeeding advocacy group

A woman who runs a breastfeeding support group on Facebook has been locked out of her account several times. Fox40 reports.

April 4, 2013
Raw: Four-year-old snubs Prince William's kiss

A shy four-year-old girl in Glasgow rejected a kiss from Britain's Prince William as he and his wife Kate greeted local residents on Thursday, at the start of a two-day trip to Scotland.

April 4, 2013
Beyonce's major 'announcement' - see the Pepsi ad

April 4, 2013
Beer me! Man gets KO'd in boozy boating accident

Another reason why drinking and boating do not mix.

April 3, 2013
Restored video: Martin Luther King Jr.'s killer apprehended, returned to Memphis

Newly restored video shows James Earl Ray, the man who murdered civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., being returned to Memphis, Tenn. after his arrest, along with his interaction with authorities as he is read his rights and taken to jail.


April 3, 2013
Who was eliminated from 'Dancing With The Stars'?

Actor Andy Dick and country singer Wynonna Judd face-off on "Dancing With The Stars."

April 3, 2013
Raw: Man fights off police, Taser on interstate

Pretty good video despite the amateur commentary from people enjoying this way too much.

April 3, 2013
Update: Rutgers fires basketball coach after video

Rutgers fired basketball coach Mike Rice on Wednesday after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs during practice.

Mike Rice reacts:

April 3, 2013
Flashback: Kings move from Kansas City to Sacramento

Jim Crandell takes us back in time to when the Kings were moving from Kansas City to Sacramento.

April 2, 2013
UC Santa Cruz researchers teach sea lion to boogie

It was previously thought that only animals with "vocal mimicry", such as birds and humans, were able to keep a beat. This sea lion, Ronan, disproves that theory.

April 2, 2013
Late April Fool? Lindsay Lohan tweets she's pregnant

Is it just an April Fool? Lindsay Lohan has caused confusion by tweeting that she is pregnant.

April 2, 2013
Woman barely escapes oncoming subway train

This was a close call. For a cell phone?

April 2, 2013
Pastor tackles burglar, holds him for sheriff's deputies

Steve Kihlthau may be a pastor, but the events of the past week at his church off of Hammer Lane in Stockton required some action, he says.

April 1, 2013
Raw: Golfer takes off pants to play out of water

Danish golfer Andreas Harto removes shoes and pants to hit a ball from the waters edge at the Trophee Hassan II European Tour event in Morocco on Sunday.

April 1, 2013
Report: Lakers fans moved out of Maloofs' courtside seats but one of them says tickets weren't fake

The Lakers fans who found themselves being moved out of the owner's seats during Saturday's Kings game got quite a deal in exchange for their cooperation. Fox40's Chris Biele reports.

Here's the report on the original outcry over some Lakers fans sitting in the Maloof's seats (next page):



About Video Break

David Caraccio is a Sacramento native and online news editor with over 23 years of journalism experience. A graduate of San Diego State University, he enjoys finding and viewing videos worth watching. Email: dcaraccio@sacbee.com. On Twitter: @DavidCaraccio. Phone: (916) 321-1125.

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