By ABC News

Nation
Sep 2, 2014 8:40pm

Man on Cross-Country Bike Trek to Propose Killed During Food Stop

A Connecticut man on a cross-country bicycle trip to propose to his girlfriend was stabbed to death when he stopped at a McDonald’s in Vero Beach, Fla., for a meal, police said. Kevin Adorno, 28, of Farmington, Conn., was allegedly stabbed by a homeless man… Read More »

By ABC News

World
Sep 2, 2014 5:52pm

How You Can Help: Syrian Refugee Children

According to the International Labour Organization, there are an estimated 180,000 to 300,000 child workers in Lebanon, many of them Syrian refugees. Child labor is illegal in Lebanon but Syrian refugee children can be found everywhere, from agricultural fields to urban streets, selling everything from… Read More »

Nation
Sep 2, 2014 10:20am

Is This the Worst Wedding Guest Ever?

An Ohio couple may be thinking twice about who they invited to their wedding.  Noah Howard, 29, was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly stole 55 unopened wedding cards containing cash and gift cards from a safe while the bride, groom and other guests… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Aug 29, 2014 3:01pm

Locust Swarm ‘Like the Plagues of Egypt’ Descends Upon Madagascar’s Capital

ABC News’ Mustafa Hameed (@mustafahameed) reports: YouTube/Sylvain Lathuy A swarm of millions of locusts descended upon Madagascar’s capital of Antananarivo on Aug. 28, slowing traffic and blotting out the skies over the city. Fully-formed clouds of the insects, which have plagued the African nation for… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Aug 28, 2014 11:45am

“Good Morning America” is #1 for the Week of August 18th

“GMA” is #1 for the Week: Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 490,000 Total Viewers and 151,000 Adults 25-54   “GMA” is Posting its Largest Total Viewer and News Demo Season Margins Over “Today” in More than Two Decades   “GMA” Grows in Total Viewers and Adults… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Aug 28, 2014 11:30am

“This Week” is #1 in Adults 25-54 for the Fourth Week in a Row

 “This Week” is #1 in Adults 25-54 for the Fourth Consecutive Week  ”This Week” Ranks #1 in News Demo 11 of Last 13 Weeks “This Week” Grows by Double-Digits Year-to-Year and Season-to-Date in Adults 25-54 and Total Viewers   On August 24, 2014, ABC News’… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Aug 28, 2014 11:02am

Xana O’Neill Named Managing Editor for ABC News Digital

  ABC News VP of Multi-Platform Newsgathering Subrata De sent the following note this morning announcing that Xana O’Neill has been promoted to  Managing Editor for ABC News Digital  Team, Good news to share with you today. Xana O’Neill has been promoted to Managing Editor… Read More »

Nation
Aug 27, 2014 4:11pm

Check Out This Hilarious Madden 15 Glitch

Since when are football players supposed to be acrobats? An apparent glitch has turned the new Madden NFL 15 game into a football circus — sending a player flying into the air before he crash lands onto the virtual turf. Madden NFL 15 was released… Read More »

Nation
Aug 27, 2014 10:47am

WATCH: Drama at 3,000 Feet When Parachutist Dangles in Air

A video posted to YouTube shows parachutists jumping out of a plane in quick succession before one of them becomes stuck in his lines and gets towed by the plane. The jumpers are in military-type uniforms and a Mexican flag sticker is taped to the… Read More »

Nation
Aug 26, 2014 6:53pm

Luggage Drive for Foster Children Makes the Moving a Bit Easier

When Zevon Moore, 14, and five other foster children arrived at Ollie Sharper’s home outside Richmond, Virginia, they carried their belongings in a black garbage bag. Sharper, their foster mother, said that the children deserved “more than just a garbage bag” for their personal belongings… Read More »