By ABC News

Sep 19, 2014 4:10pm

From War-Torn Sudan to the US, Lost Boys ‘Inspire Us’

By Sasha Chanoff When I first met the Lost Boys and Girls, orphaned refugee children from the Sudanese government’s genocidal attacks on its southern people, I didn’t imagine that they would one day become some of the most inspiring U.S. citizens in our country. Yet… Read More »

Sep 19, 2014 9:55am

First iPhone 6s in Moscow Cost Up to 90,000 Rubles ($2,300)

MOSCOW – As hundreds line up around the world for the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, gray market importers in Russia are starting to fly them in and re-sell them at a massive profit. In Moscow, home to three Bentley showrooms but zero Apple… Read More »

By ABC News

Sep 18, 2014 4:57pm

How to Help: The Lost Boys and Girls of Sudan

The film “The Good Lie,” which stars Reese Witherspoon, focuses on the so-called Lost Boys and Girls of Sudan and how their lives changed once they were resettled in the United States. The Warner Bros. movie, expected to be released next month, also includes several… Read More »

By ABC News

Sep 2, 2014 5:52pm

How You Can Help: Syrian Refugee Children

There are nearly 600,000 Syrian child refugees in Lebanon and according to UNICEF, 300,000 of them are not in school. Click here to read the full story and see images and video. Instead many of these children work to support their families. They can be… Read More »

Aug 11, 2014 10:55am

Poor Ebola-Weary Liberia Has Rich History: 5 Fascinating Facts

No one would mistake Liberia for a model of prosperity, but the Ebola-weary West African nation certainly has a rich history like no other: It was colonized by freed U.S. slaves. Here are some details about its intriguing origins: The sight of freed slaves so… Read More »

By ABC News

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 ABC News

Jul 21, 2014 10:57am

Woman Takes Six Years of Selfies to Overcome Struggle with Hair-Pulling Disorder

  Selfies are all the rage, but one young woman has had the tenacity to take one of herself every single day for more than six years. However, the reason she’s been so consistent is not one you’d typically expect. Rebecca Brown, 21, of Essex,… Read More »

Jul 17, 2014 11:55am

Live Updates: Malaysia Airlines Plane

A Malaysian Airlines plane has disappeared over Ukraine. This is a breaking news event and ABC News will post live updates to this blog throughout the day as we report and confirm information. Check back to ABC News to find out the latest on this… Read More »

By ABC News

Jul 14, 2014 4:23pm

Costa Concordia Floated for Final Voyage — to the Junkyard

After 2.5 years — and nearly $1 billion so far — the giant wreck of the Costa Concordia was lifted off the seabed today and refloated for its final journey to the scrapyard. “The weather is good. Everyone’s ready off shore,” said Nick Sloane, the… Read More »

Jul 11, 2014 4:51pm

Dramatic Video Shows Young Girls Hurt in Israeli Missile Strike

A dramatic video taken in Gaza today shows the aftermath when two young Palestinian sisters were critically wounded when an Israeli missile struck their home. The girls, ages 7 and 9, were apparently hit mistakenly as the missile was targeting two men in a vehicle… Read More »