By ABC News

Nation
Aug 19, 2014 3:23pm

Pooped Ex-Mayor Says Why He Tossed Dog Feces

By JAMES WANG, RICHARD BRENNER and ALEXA VALIENTE The former San Marino, California, mayor who resigned after admitting to tossing a bag of dog poop on a neighbor’s sidewalk says it was a “mistake.” “I was tired in the time that I did it,” Dennis… Read More »

By Van Scott

Press Release
Aug 19, 2014 11:04am

“WORLD NEWS” WINS AMONG ADULTS 25-54 AGAIN – RANKING #1 FOR 6 OF PAST 7 WEEKS

“World News” Has the Most Growth Among Adults 25-54 Compared to Last Year “World News” Gains the Most in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49 from Last Week “World News” Grows in All Key Measures from Last Week and Last Year Season to Date, “World News”… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Aug 19, 2014 10:41am

Anger Over Prison Release for Man Who Bulldozed Neighborhood

By HARRY PHILLIPS and ALEXA VALIENTE A man who went on a bulldozing rampage in his neighborhood after a dispute with a neighbor will soon be released from prison, while his former neighbors are still dealing with the wreckage he left behind. Barry Swegle, 51,… Read More »

Nation
Aug 19, 2014 4:00am

Meet North America’s Oldest Hippo on His 58th Birthday

Bertie has been around longer than any of his fellow tenants. He moved in on December 16, 1958, back when “The Donna Reed Show” was on TV and Dwight D. Eisenhower was in the White House. He’s fathered 29 offspring, despite having only two mates…. Read More »

By Bill McGuire

Nation
Aug 18, 2014 10:22pm

Trayvon Martin’s Mom to Brown Family: Shares ‘Never-Ending Pain’

The mother of the late Trayvon Martin, in a letter to the family of the late Michael Brown, whose slaying by a Ferguson, Missouri, cop has touched off protests and violence, said her prayers are with the family in their never-ending pain. “I wish I… Read More »

Nation
Aug 15, 2014 4:19pm

Fed Warning Over Drones Flying Near Wildfires

Federal wildfire authorities issued a new warning today against the use of remote controlled drones they say could interfere with firefighting aircraft and put firefighter lives at risk. This year, there have been at least three instances of an unmanned drone flying in restricted airspace… Read More »

By Nicole Enberg

Press Release
Aug 15, 2014 3:13pm

ABC News Radio White House Correspondent Ann Compton

Vice President and General Manager for ABC News Radio Steve Jones sent the following note to the radio division this afternoon about ABC News White House Correspondent, Ann Compton:  Last winter, Ann Compton raised a subject she’s hinted at before and that I’d previously managed… Read More »

By Nicole Enberg

Press Release
Aug 15, 2014 1:07pm

ABC’s “NY Med” is the Most-Watched TV Show in its Slot on All 8 Telecasts in Season 2, Growing 25% Over its Season 1 Average Two Years Ago

“NY Med” (10:00-11:00 p.m. – 5.5 million and 0.9/3 in AD18-49): At 10:00 p.m., ABC’s season finale of “NY Med” finished as the most-watched TV show in the time period for the 8th consecutive week (5.5 million), winning on each telecast this season. ”NY Med” was… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Aug 14, 2014 1:46pm

ABC News’ “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” Ranks No. 1 in Adults 25-54

                                                                ABC News’ “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” Ranks No. 1 in Adults 25-54 On August 10, 2014, ABC News’ “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” ranked No. 1 in Adults 25-54 (829,000), according to Nielsen Media Research.  “This Week” has ranked No. 1 in the… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Aug 14, 2014 11:38am

“GMA” is #1 for the Week of August 4th in All Key Measures

“GMA” is #1 for the Week in All Key Measures: Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 775,000 Total Viewers, 213,000 Adults 25-54, and 83,000 Adults 18-49   “GMA” Ranks No. 1 in Adults 18-49 for Fifth Consecutive Week– Only Morning Show to Grow Year-to-Year in Adults 18-49… Read More »