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 »

By Nicole Enberg

Press Release
Aug 1, 2014 1:35pm

ABC’s “NY Med” is the Top Draw in its 10pm Slot for the 6th Week in a Row, Drawing its Largest Audience Since It Premiered

“NY Med” Hits New Season High in Adults 18-34  “NY Med” (10:00-11:00 p.m. – 5.5 million and 0.9/3 in AD18-49):  Building on its lead-in at 10:00 p.m., ABC’s “NY Med” was the most-watched TV show in the time period for the 6th consecutive week (5.5… Read More »

By Van Scott

Nation
Aug 1, 2014 9:10am

Tom Johnson Leaving ABC News for Bloomberg

“World News with Diane Sawyer” Executive Producer Michael Corn sent the following note to the “World News” staff this morning announcing that Senior Broadcast Producer Tom Johnson is leaving ABC News to become Executive Editor at Bloomberg Media. Team, I have some news to share… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Jul 31, 2014 7:36pm

Are Deadly Small-Plane Accidents on the Rise?

Despite two deadly small-plane accidents this week that killed a total of three people, including a young girl, and one today that injured a family of four, experts say that it isn’t necessarily a trend. “Summer weather is better for flying so we have increased… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Jul 31, 2014 4:54pm

After Vicious Attack, Afghan Woman Rebounds With Support of US Family

Bibi, the young Afghan woman whose nose and ears were cut off by her husband, is still healing inside and out but speaks English and calls the U.S. home. Now known as Aesha and with a new nose, the once-shy girl who did not know… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Jul 31, 2014 4:43pm

For the July Sweep, “Weekend GMA” Tops “Weekend Today” Both Saturday and Sunday

For the July Sweep, “Weekend GMA” Tops “Weekend Today” in All Key Measures Both Saturday and Sunday   “GMA Saturday” Ranks No. 1 for the July Sweep Across All Key Target Demos   “GMA Saturday” Wins 6th Consecutive Sweep in Total Viewers   “GMA Sunday”… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Jul 31, 2014 1:35pm

For the July Sweep, “This Week” Ranks No. 1 in Adults 25-54

  For the July Sweep, “This Week” Ranks No. 1 in Adults 25-54   “This Week” Scores its First July Sweep Victory in Adults 25-54 in 21 Years   “This Week” Bests NBC’s “Meet the Press” in Adults 25-54 for the First Time during a… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Jul 31, 2014 12:57pm

“Nightline” is #1 in Total Viewers, Taking the Top Spot 14 of the Last 17 Weeks

** Ratings Report for ABC News’ “Nightline” Ratings Report: ABC News Programming Week of July 21, 2014   “Nightline” is #1 in Total Viewers, Taking the Top Spot 14 of the Last 17 Weeks  “Nightline” Friday is Week’s Most-Watched Telecast  “Nightline” Grows Week-to-Week in Total… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Jul 31, 2014 11:53am

“THE GIRL IN THE SHOWER” ON “20/20″

“THE GIRL IN THE SHOWER” ON “20/20″   Airing Friday, August 1, 10 pm on ABC On New Years day in 2009, Kelly Osborn’s daughter Sheena was found dead in a Bradenton Beach, FL hotel room.  When police found her hanging, they quickly classified the… Read More »