By ABC News

Nation
Apr 14, 2014 9:53am

Father, 2 Sons Stranded for Days After Wrong Turn

The Utah man who was rescued Saturday after being stranded with his two young sons in a canyon for days says “anything could have happened” during their terrifying ordeal. Jason Knight of Payson, Utah,  took his 8- and 11-year-old sons camping Tuesday in Utah’s Sandthrax… Read More »

By Gillian Mohney

Nation
Apr 13, 2014 2:13pm

Month-Long Team Prank Has Baseball Player Believing Their Pitcher Is Deaf

Jeff Francoeur, a right fielder for the San Diego Padres baseball organization, may be feeling a little red in the face after his teammates played a month-long prank on him — and filmed the whole thing on video. Francouer’s teammates on the Triple-A El Paso… Read More »

By Jaime Lutz

Nation
Apr 12, 2014 7:14pm

Inside the Most Expensive Home in the U.S.

A Greenwich, Conn., waterfront mansion has been sold for $120 million, making it the largest purchase of a single-family home in U.S. history. The home and 50.5-acre property, previously owned by by timber mogul John Rudey, includes 12 bedrooms, a 4,000-foot-wide beach, two offshore islands,… Read More »

By Jaime Lutz

Nation
Apr 12, 2014 6:33pm

Make-A-Wish Foundation Makes Sick Boy Honorary Firefighter

An adorable 6-year-old boy with a mysterious medical disorder got a treat from the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Sheboygan, Wis., fire department — his dream job. Ryan Wirtjes, of Sheboygan, was made an honorary firefighter for the town Thursday, getting a special uniform, a ride… Read More »

By Gillian Mohney

Nation
Apr 12, 2014 4:10pm

Thousands Turn Out for Boston Marathon Sports Illustrated Cover

In preparation for the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15, Sports Illustrated Magazine brought together thousands of bombing survivors and Bostonians for the magazine’s cover photo. Three people were killed and more than 200 hundred were injured in the bombing last… Read More »

By Jon Williams

Nation
Apr 12, 2014 6:25am

5 International Stories You’ll Care About This Week

NATO’s standoff with Russia over Ukraine is coming to a head. Four star Air Force General Phil Breedlove, the top US General in Europe — who also holds Eisenhower’s WW2 title of “Supreme Allied Commander Europe” — has been given until Tuesday to propose measures… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Apr 12, 2014 6:22am

Oscar Pistorius’ Timeline of How He Shot Reeva Steenkamp

By LIEZL THOM PRETORIA, South Africa – Oscar Pistorius spent much of last week on the stand detailing for the court what happened the night he shot and killed his lover Reeva Steenkamp. His version was repeatedly challenged by prosecutor Gerrie Nel who called it… Read More »

Nation
Apr 11, 2014 4:30pm

Out With the SAT and In With Really, Really Hard Essays at Bard

The SATs are so early 2000s. This year, Bard College in New York allowed applicants to skip the headache of standardized tests altogether and instead write four high level academic essays. The task must have been daunting, because out of the 7,000 applicants only 400… Read More »

Nation
Apr 11, 2014 3:39pm

Calif. Teen Who Tried to Sell Pot Brownies Faces Deportation

A California teenager could possibly face deportation after a fellow high school student got sick off one of the marijuana-laced brownies she was selling in order to buy a prom dress. Saira Munoz, 19, was sentenced to four years probation and nine days in jail… Read More »

By Frank Elaridi

Nation
Apr 11, 2014 2:26pm

Buried ’80s Atari ‘E.T.’ Games to be Unearthed

It was the Steven Spielberg film that became one of the most iconic movies of all time, but the video game “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” is considered to be Atari’s worst-selling ever. The Alamogordo Landfill in New Mexico is believed to have millions of unsold cartridges… Read More »