Nov 20, 2014 11:40am

CIA Praise, of Sorts, for Glenn Greenwald’s Book on Edward Snowden

A CIA reviewer has halting praise for journalist Glenn Greenwald’s book on the Edward Snowden affair, calling it the book “the most complete, though far from the most objective account” of the leaker who exposed the National Security Agency’s widespread surveillance programs. The review, written… Read More »

By ABC News

Nov 20, 2014 9:52am

What to Do When Hiring a Nanny: A Checklist for Parents

By EAMON McNIFF, DENISE MARTINEZ-RAMUNDO and ALEXA VALIENTE Raising a child can be tough, and when both parents work, sometimes hiring a nanny is the only answer. But do you really know who is taking care of your child? “You really can’t do too much… Read More »

The Note
Nov 20, 2014 9:02am

Obama Charts His Own Course On Immigration

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES HAPPENING TONIGHT: At 8 p.m. Eastern, President Obama will announce a major executive action on immigration reform, ABC’s JIM AVILA reports. “Our immigration system has been broken for decades — and every minute we fail to act, millions of people… Read More »


Press Release
Nov 20, 2014 7:03am

Mike Nichols

  Mike Nichols passed away suddenly on Wednesday evening.  He was 83.   See the note below from James Goldston, president, ABC News to ABC News staff this morning.   ###   Team— I am writing with the very sad news that Diane’s husband, the… Read More »

By ABC News

Nov 19, 2014 3:42pm

Watch: Man Holding Toddler Allegedly Steals Box of Toys

As authorities in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, search for a man captured on a home surveillance camera carrying a toddler in his arms as he allegedly steals a package off someone’s porch, consumers are being reminded about the risks of shipping packages this holiday season. “The… Read More »

By ABC News

Medical Unit
Nov 19, 2014 3:25pm

Manning Up for Men’s Health Awareness

By Dr. Deena Adimoolam, ABC News Medical Unit Thanks to an increased risk of heart attacks, cancer and mental health problems, men live on average five years less than women. The Movember movement aims to help men get healthier by raising awareness for common ailments… Read More »

Nov 19, 2014 9:24am

Takata Pressed to Expand Airbag Recall Nationwide

Morning Money Memo… Federal highway safety regulators want to expand the Takata airbag recall to cover the entire country. Five deaths have been linked to exploding air bags. So far, more than 14 million recalls have been issued globally. Until now, the U.S. recalls of… Read More »

By Van Scott

Press Release
Nov 19, 2014 9:10am

Matthew Olsen Joins ABC News as a Contributor

ABC News President James Goldston sent the following note to the news division this morning announcing that Matthew Olsen will join ABC News as a contributor based in Washington, D.C. ### Team – I am excited to announce that Matthew Olsen is joining ABC News… Read More »

The Note
Nov 19, 2014 9:01am

Keystone Goes Down

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES KEYSTONE PIPELINE FAILS IN THE SENATE: The controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline failed to win approval in a Senate vote last night by one vote, a blow to Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu who hoped to be able to push it… Read More »

By ABC News

Nov 18, 2014 5:40pm

Couple Unhurt After Plane Crashes Inches From Where They Slept

The elderly couple who were woken from sleep when a small plane crashed into their Chicago home early this morning are baffled by what happened, but are safe, their son said today. The couple is now staying with a neighbor. “They’re okay, a  little confused… Read More »