By ABC News

Nov 20, 2013 10:42pm

American Hospital Association Responds to ABC News Investigation

  Statement for ABC News on Hospital Billing   RICH UMBDENSTOCK PRESIDENT AND CEO AMERICAN HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION   November 18, 2013   Hospital bills vary by region, community and individual facility and represent mainly the unique needs of each patient.  But, each bill also reflects… Read More »

By Barbara Schmitt

Oct 30, 2013 7:06pm

ND Woman Plans Halloween Trick: Letters, Not Candy, for Obese Kids

A Fargo, N.D., woman is causing quite a buzz over her intent to hand out letters instead of treats to children she deems “moderately obese,” on Halloween- and that’s no trick. The admonishment to parents is speckled with grammatical errors and states, “You child is,… Read More »

By Barbara Schmitt

Oct 29, 2013 9:58pm

Controversial Ariz. Sheriff Now Wants to Use Drones to Patrol Border

A controversial Arizona sheriff now wants to add unmanned drones to his arsenal in patrolling  Maricopa County – an area almost nine times the size of Rhode Island. Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who has become a lightning rod for his views on illegal immigration, told ABC News… Read More »

By Barbara Schmitt

Oct 28, 2013 8:14pm

Arizona Teen Charged With Mom’s Murder, Friend Charged as Accomplice

An Arizona teen has been charged with murdering his mother, and the suspect’s friend charged with being an accomplice, authorities said today. Police in Mesa, Ariz., said the 16-year-old attacked and killed his mother, Tina Helms Spencer, 36, and the teen’s 17-year-old friend then helped… Read More »

By Matthew Foster

Oct 19, 2013 7:00am

Buried in Paperwork, Vintage Video Games Collect Dust

Before Tetris and Ms. Pac-Man were staples of the App Store, they lived in bars and video arcades, played eagerly by quick-wristed teenagers. But years after glory was achieved at the top of the scoreboard, some of these vintage games are sitting lifelessly in Southern… Read More »

By ABC News

Oct 10, 2013 8:16pm

Join ABC News Meteorologist Ginger Zee for a Twitter Chat

Why was there a tornado last week? What was up with the Colorado floods? Will it rain for me this weekend? You’re probably full of weather questions, and ABC News Meteorologist Ginger Zee is here to help you make sense of it all. Join Ginger… Read More »

By Jennifer Abbey

Jul 24, 2013 11:10pm

Instant Index: Swarm of Bees Delays US Airways Flight

From the unconventional and awe-inspiring to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the stories you’re talking  about using #InstantIndex or… Read More »

By Jennifer Abbey

Jul 5, 2013 10:01pm

Instant Index: ‘Scandal’ Star Kerry Washington Weds NFL Player

From the unconventional and awe-inspiring, to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the stories you’re talking  about using #InstantIndex or… Read More »

By Enjoli Francis

Jul 2, 2013 10:35pm

Instant Index: Coke Introduces Bottle Made Out of Ice

From the unconventional and awe-inspiring, to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the stories you’re talking  about using #InstantIndex or… Read More »

By ABC News

May 28, 2013 9:47pm

Instant Index: Paul McCartney Visits the King at Graceland

From the unconventional and awe-inspiring to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the stories you’re talking  about using #InstantIndex or… Read More »