By ABC News

Oct 1, 2014 6:37pm

WATCH: Crash Raises Questions About Need for Seat Belts on Public Buses

New chilling video, which caught a crash involving a transit authority bus and a car in Spokane, Washington, in which passengers were sent flying, is raising questions about whether seat belts should be used in public transportation. Multiple cameras on the bus captured the moment,… Read More »

By Dina Abou Salem

Oct 1, 2014 3:08pm

Critics Outraged Cop Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal Named College Speaker

Critics are hammering a decision by students from Vermont’s Goddard College to choose convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal as a fall 2014 commencement speaker. “I am outraged by the decision of the college, and I don’t think he [Abu Jamal] should have the constitutional right… Read More »

By Freda Kahen-Kashi

Oct 1, 2014 10:37am

National Nursing Shortage Fueled by Lack of Teachers

They’re often the first people you see at the doctor’s office, and the first line of defense in any ER – but America’s nursing population is shrinking fast. The nursing shortage may not be caused just by lack of interest. In many ways, it’s caused… Read More »

By Matthew Foster

Sep 29, 2014 1:22pm

Tiny Oxygen Masks Credited With Big Hamster Rescue

Firefighters are often typecast as the heroic rescuers of cats in trees, but one unit in Washington state put its “Pet Emergency Pocket Guide” to much smaller use. Lacey, Washington, first responders arrived on scene Friday to discover five hamsters threatened by a mobile home… Read More »

Sep 28, 2014 5:14pm

WW2 Vet Thanks Those Who Saved Him 70 Years Ago

MOSCOW — There was a moment, shortly after he was liberated from a Nazi prisoner of war camp by Soviet soldiers, that remains etched in Leroy Williamson’s mind. The Texan came across a group of Russians singing and dancing for joy. They soon brought over… Read More »

By ABC News

Sep 26, 2014 5:39pm

Surveillance Video Captures Violent Carjacking at Miami Hotel

New surveillance video shows the moment a carjacking suspect got behind the wheel of a car and crashed through vehicles and people at a Miami hotel before racing away. Police allege that Alberto Ruiz, 50, calmly slid into the driver’s seat of a brand-new Lexus… Read More »

By ABC News

Sep 26, 2014 5:01pm

How to Help Slender Man Survivor and Her Family

Following our ABC News “20/20″ program, “Out of the Woods,” which features the story of the Slender Man stabbing survivor and her family, we wanted to share with our viewers information on the family’s fund, “Hearts for Healing.” “As this family continues to heal, one… Read More »

By ABC News

Sep 25, 2014 7:03pm

See the Terrifying Moment a Woman Evades Rooftop Intruder

It was a terrifying scene right out of a movie for a woman in Venice, California, recently. Melora Rivera, wearing only a flannel shirt and clutching her cellphone, was photographed by a passerby Wednesday morning as she crouched on her roof with  alleged intruder Christian… Read More »

Sep 25, 2014 5:21pm

Six Hollywood Companies Granted Private Drone Fleets by FAA

The next sweeping vista seen in a Hollywood blockbuster movie may have been filmed by a robot. The Federal Aviation Administration granted waivers today to six film and television production companies to use their own unmanned aircraft over existing federal restrictions. The firms will need… Read More »

Sep 24, 2014 6:03pm

Jeep Owner Gets Last Laugh on Corvette Driver’s Greedy Parking Job

Nice parking job, pal. A New Jersey man got the last laugh on a Corvette driver who greedily took up two parking spots outside a Red Robin restaurant.  Instead of parking in the back of the crowded parking lot, Kyle DeMattia, 20, pulled his mud-covered… Read More »