By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Oct 2, 2014 11:47am

This Week with George Stephanopoulos” Ranks as the No. 1 Public Affairs Program on Sunday in Both Total Viewers and Adults 25-54

                          This Week with George Stephanopoulos” Ranks as the No. 1 Public Affairs Program on Sunday in Both Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 “This Week” has Ranked No. 1 in Adults 25-54 in 15 of the Last 18 Weeks This Week with George Stephanopoulos” won… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Oct 2, 2014 11:02am

“GMA” is #1 For Premiere Week, Bests “Today” by 1.252 Million Total Viewers

“GMA” is #1 for Premiere Week Across All Key Target Demos: Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 1.252 Million Total Viewers, 437,000 Adults 25-54 and 125,000 Adults 18-49    ”GMA” Delivers Largest Premiere Week Margins Over “Today” in More Than 23 Years   “GMA” Wins Premiere Week… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
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

Nation
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

Nation
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 »

World
Sep 30, 2014 1:46pm

Russia Pulls Out of US Funded Student Exchange Program

MOSCOW – Amid political tensions with the West, Russia is pulling out of a popular high school exchange program funded by the U.S. government, according to the U.S. embassy in Moscow. “We deeply regret this decision by the Russian government to end a program that… Read More »

By Van Scott

Press Release
Sep 30, 2014 11:40am

“WORLD NEWS TONIGHT” WINS SEPTEMBER IN ADULTS 25-54 DEMO FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 7 YEARS WITH DAVID MUIR AS ANCHOR

For the Month, “World News Tonight” Grows the Most in the Demo (+10%) Compared to September 2013; “NBC Nightly News” Down by -4% “World News Tonight” Ranks #1 for the Week Among Adults 25-54 with the Strongest Year-to-Year Growth (+9%) “World News Tonight” Wins Demo… Read More »

Investigative
Sep 29, 2014 6:25pm

CEO Indicted for Spyware App That Records Calls, Nearby Conversations

For the first time criminal charges have been brought against a suspect for allegedly advertising and selling spyware for the iPhone, Android and Blackberry – software that’s purportedly capable of intercepting phone calls, text messages and emails, and even eavesdropping on offline conversations happening within… Read More »

By Matthew Foster

Nation
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 »

World
Sep 29, 2014 8:46am

Why Hong Kong Residents Are Taking to the Streets

Hong Kong police on Sunday night fired tear gas into a rowdy but largely peaceful crowd of pro-democracy protesters, which seemingly ballooned and spread across the city only after the moment the tear gas was released from its shell.   The crowds – for which… Read More »