By ABC News

Nation
Aug 6, 2014 10:01pm

Ex-Taliban Captive Bowe Bergdahl’s Army Hearing ‘Not an Interrogation’

Former Taliban prisoner Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl met today with Army investigators in a session his attorney called “respectful,” saying he “could not have asked for a better meeting.” Berghdahl’s attorney, Eugene Fidell, said Bowe’s session at Ft. Sam Houston with the investigator looking into the… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Aug 5, 2014 6:35pm

Double-Decker Buses Crash in Busy Times Square, Injuring 14

Two double-decker buses collided today and then toppled a lamppost in New York’s Times Square, all in the middle of hundreds of tourists. “We were just about to cross the street and then this bus driver — crazy, really crazy bus driver — came at… Read More »

By Nicole Enberg

Press Release
Aug 5, 2014 12:40pm

THIS WEEK ON “NY MED,” NEW YORK PRESBYTERIAN NURSE MARINA DEDIVANOVIC FINDS HERSELF BEING CARED FOR BY COLLEAGUES AFTER SHE IS IN A CAR ACCIDENT AND BECOMES “THE PATIENT”

Plus: None of Dr. Oz’s children want to follow in his medical footsteps until he invites his teenage daughter Zoe into the OR to watch him in action as he tries to fix a young mother’s deteriorating heart  And: A distraught mother accompanies her deaf… Read More »

By Van Scott

Press Release
Aug 5, 2014 11:03am

ABC “WORLD NEWS WITH DIANE SAWYER” RANKS #1 AMONG ADULTS 25-54 FOR THE JULY SWEEP – FIRST TIME BROADCAST WINS BACK-TO-BACK SWEEPS IN SEVEN YEARS

“World News” is the Only Program to Grow During the July Sweep in All Key Measures Compared to Last Year – Total Viewers (+6%), Adults 25-54 (+5%) and Adults 18-49 (+1%) “World News” Improves in Total Viewers (+4%) for the Week from Last Year Season… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Aug 4, 2014 6:59pm

More Reports of Drones Nearing Passenger Jets in NY Area

In the last 30 days, there have been 10 incidents in which drones have gotten close to passenger jetliners in the New York area, and in some cases, even forced evasive action by pilots, according to a senior aviation official. The 11th instance occurred in… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Aug 4, 2014 5:47pm

Algae Bloom Tap Water Ban Lifted for Toledo Residents

The people of Toledo, Ohio, were finally given the green light to turn on their taps and use the water today for the first time in more than 50 hours after a massive toxic algae bloom on Lake Erie forced a drinking ban in the… Read More »

Nation
Aug 4, 2014 3:25pm

Fisherman Straps Giant Whale Shark to Roof of Truck to Drive Home

A fisherman in China hauled a dead whale shark home from the sea on the top of his flatbed truck this weekend, according to Reuters. The fisherman caught the animal accidentally in his net in Fujian province on Friday, according to the report. It was… Read More »

By ABC News

World
Aug 4, 2014 11:14am

Oscar Pistorius Filing Sets Final Court Showdown

By LIEZL THOM PRETORIA, South Africa – Oscar Pistorius’ legal team filed written final arguments in his murder trial today, setting the stage for one last showdown between his lawyers and the prosecutor later this week. Prosecutors filed their written arguments last week, arguing that… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Aug 4, 2014 8:55am

ABC News Honored with Prestigious Heywood Broun Award

  ABC News President James Goldston sent the following note to the news division this morning announcing that ABC News has been honored with the prestigious Heywood Broun Award. It is a proud day here at ABC News. Brian Ross, Matthew Mosk, Rhonda Schwartz and the ABC… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Aug 1, 2014 6:17pm

What Immigration Bill Failure Will Mean on the Southern Border

Congress might be on the eve of vacation but on the Rio Grande Valley, near the US-Mexico border, it was just another wild work day for the Border Patrol. By the time vacations end — 38 days from now — an additional 5,700 unaccompanied minors… Read More »