Nation
Jul 24, 2014 3:22pm

Baiting Bike Thieves – and Winning – in San Francisco

Police are hunting down thieves on the streets of San Francisco in a skyrocketing black market: stolen bicycles. “It’s a huge business,” Officer Matt Friedman, the head of the bike thief unit, said. “It’s this revolving door of bikes that get ripped off, end up… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Jul 24, 2014 2:53pm

“Nightline” is #1 in Total Viewers, Taking the Top Spot 13 of the Last 16 Weeks

“Nightline” is #1 in Total Viewers, Taking the Top Spot 13 of the Last 16 Weeks    ”Nightline” Posts Week-to-Week and Year-to-Year Increases in All Key Demos; Only Program to Grow Week-to-Week   Season to Date, “Nightline” Leads CBS in Total Viewers, Adults 25-54, and… Read More »

Nation
Jul 24, 2014 2:22pm

6 Ways Parents Can Save Their Children From Deadly Hot Cars

WASHINGTON – Alert passersby in a Philadelphia parking lot may have saved a life this week when they noticed an infant trapped in the heat of a locked car. The Good Samaritans, seen on cellphone video, called first responders who rescued the child, and took… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Jul 24, 2014 12:56pm

For the Week of July 20, “This Week” is #1 in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54

  July 24, 2014 Ratings Report: ABC News Programming For the Week of July 20, 2014 Read More:   For the Week of July 20, “This Week” is #1 in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54  ”This Week” Delivers Strongest Numbers in 6 Weeks “This Week”… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Jul 24, 2014 10:38am

“GMA” is #1 for the Week of July 14th in All Key Measures

“GMA” is #1 for the Week in All Key Measures: Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 606,000 Total Viewers, 219,000 Adults 25-54, and 73,000 Adults 18-49    ”GMA” Nearly Triples News Demo Advantage Over NBC’s “Today” Compared to its Year-Ago Margin    ”GMA” Only Morning Show to… Read More »

By Angel Canales

Second Tour Standing Up for Heroes
Jul 24, 2014 6:00am

Navy Vet Shows Children the Value of Work and Education Through Farming

    Surrounded by crime, inequality and a lack of opportunity is a quarter-acre farm in East Oakland, California. U.S. Navy veteran and Oakland native Kelly Carlisle is trying to change all that by inspiring a young group of local children through farming. Growing up… Read More »

By Nicole Enberg

Press Release
Jul 22, 2014 11:59am

THIS WEEK ON “NY MED,” IN A RACE AGAINST THE CLOCK, A PATIENT WHO HAS FINALLY MET THE ‘LOVE OF HER LIFE’ IS RUSHED TO THE OR BY A CARDIAC SURGEON WHO MAKES HER A PROMISE

Plus: A devoted mother of three with kidney failure learns an angel might be closer than she realizes. And: Dr. Debbie Yi faces heartbreaking disappointment and opens up, for the first time, about her own personal struggle after a patient experiences a similar traumatic loss…. Read More »

By Van Scott

Press Release
Jul 22, 2014 10:57am

“World News” is #1 Among Adults 25-54 for Third Straight Week – First Time in Over Six Years

“World News” is the Only Evening News Broadcast Up from Last Year in All Key Measures: Total Viewers (+6%), Adults 25-54 (+5%) and Adults 18-49 (+3%) On Friday, “World News” Has Largest Victory in Adults 25-54 Demo Over “Nightly News” in More Than 5 Years… Read More »

Investigative
Jul 21, 2014 6:01pm

US Warns Americans in Yemen to Leave Now

The U.S. government has renewed its warning to Americans in Yemen they should leave the country in response to an “extremely high” security threat “due to terrorist activity and civil unrest.” “Terrorist organizations, including al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), continue to be active… Read More »

Investigative
Jul 21, 2014 5:33pm

Mother of Jailed Former US Marine in Iran Pleads With Obama

The mother of a U.S.-born former Marine accused of espionage in Iran recently pleaded with President Obama “not to forget” her son’s plight as the U.S. continues tense, high-level negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program. “Amir [Hekmati] was taken from me nearly three years ago, falsely… Read More »