Steve Moua said he pitched the plan for a Hmong homeland on TV because “we are the indigenous people of Asia. That is our home.” He denied taking advantage of anyone: “People have a right to donate. We never harmed anyone.”
The Fresno businessman, speaking in Hmong, says that despite the conviction of his Minnesota colleague for what federal prosecutors said was a scam, Moua plans to reunite with Seng Xiong once he's free again and keep working toward the homeland goal.
Woodlake resident Clarissa Renteria shares a moving story about her struggle to afford pads and tampons, including feeling like a burden to her family. She has used toilet paper or newspaper in the place of menstrual products
Virginia La Salle, with Linda Crowder, offer prayers for anyone walking or driving by the canopies they set up at Van Ness and Belmont avenues. La Salle is leading a campaign to have 100 prayer tents around Fresno this weekend. The purpose: To help anyone who wants prayer.
Watch and listen as former Fresno mayor Ashley Swearengin describes the dramatic changes to Fulton Street as seen from drone video. After winning the fight to reopen the mall to traffic, proponents like Swearengin are looking forward to big things for downtown Fresno.
Valley Children's Zara Arboleda describes how employees of Crown Window Cleaning of Fresno returned to Valley Children's Hospital dressed as superheroes, hoping to bring smiles and cheer for the young patients. Batman and Spider-Man washed windows rappelling from the roof while Robin, Star-Lord, and Iron Man watched from below.
On Sunday, Oct. 2, 2017, the suspects shown in this video removed and stole the tailgate off this truck parked in the 4000 block of North John Albert Ave., Fresno. The suspect vehicle is a newer model Chevy Tahoe of GMC Yukon. The video was originally posted to the Fresno Police Department's Facebook page @FresnoPoliceDepartment.
Video provided by Meng Andrew Vang shows a three-alarm commercial fire near Peach and Shaw avenues in Clovis on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2017. The fire, at a small shopping center, was behind the gas station in the foreground.