Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(OAKLAND, Calif.) — It was a night that Klay Thompson won’t soon forget as he set an NBA record Friday night, scoring 37 points in the third quarter of the team’s win over the Sacramento Kings.

Thompson broke the record shared by Carmelo Anthony and George Gervin as made all 13 shots he took in the quarter, including nine from the 3-point line. He wound up finishing the game with 52 points.

“It was kind of a blur. I wish I could go back and enjoy it some more, but moments like that go by really fast,” Thompson said.

During the quarter, Thompson’s teammates kept feeding him the ball, even passing up their own open looks just to see if Thompson could keep his historic streak going.

“They just kept wanting to see the show,” Thompson said. “That’s what they kept telling me.”

With the win, the Warriors improved to 35-6, the best record in the NBA.

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New York Police Department(NEW YORK) — New York City police officers are searching for a man who allegedly shot his wife, mother-in-law, and two daughters, killing three of the four.

Police identified the shooting suspect as 34-year-old Jonathon Walker, who investigators say shot the four early Saturday morning at a home in the borough of Queens.

Officers found Walker’s wife, mother-in-law, and 7-year-old daughter dead. Police say they all were shot in the head.

His 12-year-old daughter survived and told officers what happened, according to the NYPD. She was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

Walker is described as 6 feet 6 inches tall and 260 pounds. He was last seen wearing all black clothing and traveling in a Silver GMC Acadia SUV with New York license plate GVS8110.

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ABC News(NEW YORK) — Every year there are 700,000 car thefts in the United States, according to the FBI. Experts say many of those stolen cars are chopped up and sold for parts, but there’s another way of selling a stolen car that’s even more profitable for car thieves.

It’s called VIN Cloning, and it’s a clever and popular scheme, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) and Carfax, a company which makes vehicle history reports.

Here’s how it works: thieves steal a car. Then to mask the theft, they take a vehicle identification number or VIN number, from another similar make and model of car and make counterfeit VIN plates (see photo) that they will install onto the stolen car.

That’s the big problem with VIN cloning is it leaves several innocent victims in its wake.

One of those victims was Mike Cella, a retired school teacher and football coach. Last November he went to trade in his 2008 GMC Yukon Denali for a new one, but received shocking news about his SUV instead.

A car dealer in Massachusetts said he couldn’t give Cella the full Blue Book trade-in value for his truck because a Carfax report showed that it had been in four accidents.

“I looked at him and said, ‘What are you nuts?’” Cella, 64, told ABC News. “He says, ‘Well, your car shows up in Wisconsin.'”

Four accidents? Wisconsin? Cella knew something strange was going on.

It was. It turns out that over seven years ago, according to West Palm Beach County Sheriff’s office, two thieves stole a 2007 GMC Yukon Denali similar to Cella’s. Later on, thieves cloned a copy of Cella’s VIN number and put it on the stolen Yukon Denali to mask the theft. The car was sold and switched several hands, and over the past seven years it’s been in four accidents, according to its Carfax report.

“It’s a very expensive crime and there’s a whole bunch of victims involved here,” NICB Senior Special Agent Buzz Burzynski told ABC News.

The stolen Yukon Denali finally ended up in the hands of a woman named Misty, who asked that her last name be withheld. She unknowingly bought the SUV from an equally-duped dealership in a small town in Wisconsin –- and it has the identical VIN number as Cella’s truck. Two trucks, one VIN.

“It’s just crazy that something like this happens in a small town,” Misty said.

In most states, drivers like Misty who buy the stolen clone are left holding the bag after the vehicle is seized by police.

“After the police take your vehicle, it’s your problem,” Burzynski said. “You lost your car. You lost your money. So sorry for you. You have to get an attorney and try to be made whole by the people who sold the vehicle to you.”

But lucky for Misty, Wisconsin law mandates that the car dealer who sells someone a car with a stolen VIN number must pay the customer back, according to the NICB.

The people behind the West Palm Beach Denali theft have not been identified.

“I’ve got to give them credit though. The way they did it is pretty smart,” says Cella. “Pretty clever.”

Clever or not, buying a clone can be avoidable. Here are some helpful tips to help protect yourself:

  • Check the VIN in multiple places on the car for mismatches or signs of tampering.
  • Make sure the seller’s name and VINs match on all vehicle docs (title, registration, insurance, etc.).
  • Get a vehicle history report such as Carfax. Investigate further if something fishy comes up.

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Orange County Fire Authority(HOUSTON) — Two paramedics on a flight from Southern California to Houston saved the life of a fellow passenger whose heart had stopped beating.

Donovan George and Alex Van swung into action on Friday when the Florida man in his 70s collapsed on the flight out of John Wayne Airport.

The Orange County paramedics happened to be on board United Flight 333 with their canines for a search-and-rescue conference being held by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

The man was en route home via Houston when he stood up and felt light-headed and dizzy.

“He was really pale in color and he was sweating profusely,” said Van. “I started noticing that he’s not breathing, he does not have a pulse. I immediately started CPR .”

Van and George hooked the man up to an IV and an auto-external defibrillator provided by the flight crew.

The plane was diverted to Phoenix, where the man was taken to a hospital. He was alert and talking, said the paramedics.

“It doesn’t matter if you’re 30,000 feet up in the air or on the side of a freeway or in someone’s home, our skill set allows us to help people in need when they need it,” said George.

“This is not a career. It’s a way of life,” said Van. “Wherever you go, you will have to respond.”

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Chicago Cubs/MLB(NEW YORK) — Ernie “Mr. Cub” Banks died on Friday night, just days before his 84th birthday, the Cubs confirmed.

Banks was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1977 after 19 seasons playing in Wrigley Field.

“Words cannot express how important Ernie Banks will always be to the Chicago Cubs, the city of Chicago and Major League Baseball. He was one of the greatest players of all time,” Tom Ricketts, chairman of the Cubs, said in a statement released by the team. “He was a pioneer in the major leagues. And more importantly, he was the warmest and most sincere person I’ve ever known.

“Approachable, ever optimistic and kind hearted, Ernie Banks is and always will be Mr. Cub. My family and I grieve the loss of such a great and good-hearted man, but we look forward to celebrating Ernie’s life in the days ahead.”

Banks made his debut for the Cubs in 1953, as the team’s first black player, and hit 512 homers, had 1,636 RBI’s, with 2,583 hits during his 19-year run with the club.

Banks was presented with the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama in 2013.

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iStockphoto(MINNEAPOLIS) — The Minnesota Twins avoided arbitration and agreed to a one-year, $1.55 million contract with outfielder Jordan Schafer, the team announced Friday.

Schafer joined the Twins last August when he was claimed off waivers. He played in 41 games for Minnesota in 2014, hitting .285 with 17 runs scored, 15 stolen bases and a .345 on-base percentage.

The 28-year-old Schafer is a lifetime .229 hitter, and he’s stolen 103 bases in 436 major league games.

With Schafer signed, the Twins have now agreed to deals with five of their six arbitration eligible players for the upcoming season. Left-handed reliever Brian Duensing is the final arbitration eligible Twin that hasn’t been signed.

The Twins have not gone to an arbitration hearing with one of their players since 2006.

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Sarah Glenn/Getty Images(ARLINGTON, Texas) — The Texas Rangers have agreed to a one-year contract with infielder/designated hitter Mitch Moreland, avoiding salary arbitration, the team announced Friday.

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports the deal is worth $2.95 million, and Moreland can earn an additional $25,000 in performance bonuses.

The 29-year-old Moreland missed most of last season after suffering a season-ending ankle injury in June. Before the injury, he played in 52 games, hitting .246 with two home runs, 23 RBIs and a .297 on-base percentage.

Moreland was drafted by the Rangers in 2007 and has played all five of his major league seasons with the team.

For his career, Moreland has hit .252 with 65 home runs, 209 RBIs and a .316 on-base percentage.

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Al Bello/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) — Running back Trent Richardson’s time in Indianapolis may be over.

“Where’s he fit? Where’s he going? Is his arrow up, down, sideways, 45-degree angle?” Colts general manager Ryan Grigson said during his end-of-season interview with the media. “And we have to figure all these things out with guys in all different types of situations on this roster. There are guys across the board that are in a lot of different situations. But, again, when the coaches come back, when we seeing what’s actually out there — we have an idea, draft, juniors that have declared and things like that — once that evolves we’ll have a much better feel for what we need to do.”

Richardson’s season ended on a bad note when he was suspended for two games after missing the team’s walk through on Jan. 17.

Before that, the third overall pick of the 2012 NFL Draft was having a poor season. Richardson played in 15 games, running for 519 yards and three touchdowns, averaging 3.3 yards per carry.

Richardson was acquired by the Colts in a trade with the Cleveland Browns in exchange for a first-round draft pick, in September 2013.

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Brandon Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — The San Francisco Giants re-signed free agent right-handed pitcher Ryan Vogelsong to a one-year deal, team general manager Brian Sabean announced Friday.

The deal is worth $4 million, according to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle.

The 37-year-old Vogelsong returns to a Giants rotation that features Madison Bumgarner, Tim Hudson, Jake Peavy and Matt Cain.

Vogelsong resurrected his major league career with the Giants in 2011 after spending three seasons in Japan and a season in the minor leagues. Vogelsong was signed by the Giants to a minor league deal that included an invite to spring training. He ended up making the team, being named an All-Star and finishing the season with a 13-7 record and a 2.71 ERA.

Vogelsong started 32 games for the Giants last season, compiling an 8-13 record, 4.00 ERA and a 1.28 WHIP.

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Ruskpp/iStock/Thinkstock(DENVER) — A teenager from Colorado who was caught heading overseas to fight for ISIS was sentenced on Friday in federal court.

The judge referred to Shannon Conley, 19, as “a bit of a mess” when describing her mental state before sentencing her to four years in federal prison.

The 19-year-old was arrested last year at Denver International Airport on her way to Syria to marry a man she met online, admitting to FBI agents that she was planning use her military training from the U.S. Army Explorers program to help Islamic militants wage holy war on the U.S.

Prosecutors told the court that even in the Denver jail, all Conley wanted to talk about was violent jihad.

Conley pleaded guilty to providing support to a foreign terrorist organization.

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