By ABC News

Nation
Oct 24, 2014 7:14pm

Lawmakers Pushing for Expanded Recall of Defective Airbags

Some lawmakers in Congress are saying that every defective airbag — which could mean millions more than the 20 million devices already suggested — should be recalled, not just in the South where most of the airbag recalls have been focused. “I want [the National… Read More »

By ABC News

Middle East World
Oct 24, 2014 4:34pm

Louisiana Teen Shot Dead in West Bank Clash With Israelis

JERUSALEM – An American teen from New Orleans was shot and killed during clashes in the West Bank village of Silwad near Ramallah Friday. An army spokesman told Reuters Israeli forces “managed to prevent an attack when they encountered a Palestinian man hurling a molotov… Read More »

By Dina Abou Salem

Nation
Oct 24, 2014 2:21pm

Vandalism Investigated at National Parks Out West

The National Park Service has launched an investigation following reports of vandalism in at least 10 parks in Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon and Utah, officials said today. “On Tuesday we received a phone call from a reporter who directed us to a web blog called… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Oct 23, 2014 11:47am

“GMA” is #1 for the Week of October 13, Grows Year-to-Year and Week-to-Week

“GMA” is #1 for the Week : Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 745,000 Total Viewers and 158,000 Adults 25-54   “GMA” Grows Week-to-Week and Year-to-Year Across All Key Target Demos   GMA” Widens its Year-to-Year Leads Over “Today” in All 4 Weeks of the Season  … Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Oct 21, 2014 6:32pm

Drawing Attention to the Risks of Drowsy Driving

When it comes to drowsy driving dangers, the National Transportation Safety Board said today that Americans need to wake up. The NTSB, for the first time, held a forum on drowsy driving in Washington, D.C. Mark Rosekind, a board member, said one of the biggest… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Oct 21, 2014 6:04pm

ATM Awareness Urged After Man Arrested and Charged in Holdup

As the holidays draw near, authorities are cautioning people to be alert while using ATMs after a man allegedly robbed a woman at an automated teller machine in West Melbourne, Florida, recently. Scott Patrick Deason, 44, was arrested today on charges of armed robbery and false… Read More »

Nation
Oct 21, 2014 11:38am

Veteran Runs 160 Miles in 160 Hours to Honor Fallen Servicewomen

It’s a bit of a crazy idea when you think about it — 160 miles in 160 hours. That’s what Capt. Nancy Lacore, 46, of Virginia, did in little more than 6.5 days during the Valor Run. The run honors the 160 women who have… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Oct 21, 2014 11:34am

“BARBARA WALTERS PRESENTS: THE 10 MOST FASCINATING PEOPLE OF 2014,” RETURNS TO ABC PRIMETIME DECEMBER 14, 9-11 PM ET

Oprah Winfrey, Neil Patrick Harris, Chelsea Handler, and Scarlett Johansson  First Announced on the Most Fascinating List of 2014 Barbara Walters will return to ABC primetime with her popular long-running special, “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014,” a two hour ABC… Read More »

By Van Scott

Press Release
Oct 21, 2014 10:59am

“World News Tonight with David Muir” is Having its Best Season Start in Total Viewers in 9 Years and Among Adults 25-54 in 5 Years

Season to Date “World News Tonight” Delivers Increases in All Key Measures and is Up the Most in Total Viewers (+8%) and Adults 25-54 (+8%) Compared to Last Year For the Season, “World News Tonight” is the #1 Evening News Program in Adults 25-54 for… Read More »

By ABC News

Sports
Oct 20, 2014 4:25pm

South Korean Superfan Returning to US to Root for Royals in World Series

If any die-hard fan deserves to see the Kansas City Royals playing in the World Series in person, this is that guy. After watching the American League Division Series games from his home in South Korea, superfan SungWoo Lee, 38, is headed back to the U.S…. Read More »