20/20 Posts

By ABC News

Companies
Apr 23, 2014 10:25am

Can’t Wait in Line for a Cronut? Hire This Guy

By EAMON McNIFF, SARAH LANG, KIMBERLY LAUNIER, and ALEXA VALIENTE Want to try a cronut, but don’t want to wait in line for one? This man will do the waiting for you. While some people dread the thought of waiting in lines, Robert Samuel turned… Read More »

By ABC News

Travel
Apr 23, 2014 10:22am

Disney Theme Parks Reimagining the Wait in Line

By EAMON McNIFF, SARAH LANG, KIMBERLY LAUNIER Amid all the instant gratification of today’s world, people still have to endure waiting in lines. According to Dr. Richard Larson, a renowned expert in the physics and psychology of lines at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, people hate… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Apr 23, 2014 10:17am

Parking Lot Survival Guide: AAA’s 6 Tips for Staying Safe

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, about 14 percent of all vehicle collisions that result in damage happen in parking lots. Below are AAA’s tips for safe parking.  1. Stay Alert: Watch for cars cutting across parking lots and speeding through aisles. Take… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Apr 4, 2014 2:22pm

Teen Took Selfie With Best Friend After Learning the Friend Was a Murderer

By SEAN DOOLEY, JENNER SMITH and ALEXA VALIENTE The best friend of a Florida man in prison for killing his parents before throwing a house party said he took a selfie with him to remember him by after learning about the murders. “[I took the… Read More »

By ABC News

Advice
Mar 7, 2014 2:23pm

What Does a Trip to the Movies Really Cost You?

By DENISE MARTINEZ-RAMUNDO, HARRY PHILLIPS and ALEXA VALIENTE From the movie tickets to the large bucket of popcorn, watching a movie in a theater can be a pricey experience. Unfortunately, that might not change anytime soon. As much as to 70 percent of your ticket… Read More »

Nation
Mar 3, 2014 5:36pm

Suspect in Biggest Gold Heist in Florida History Caught After Year-Long Manhunt

The suspect in the largest gold heist in Florida history has been nabbed, ending an 11-month manhunt that led local and federal investigators on a wild chase from the Bahamas to Mexico to south Florida, authorities said today. Raonel Valdez robbed a Bolivian-based company in Carol… Read More »

By Angel Canales

Standing Up for Heroes
Feb 26, 2014 6:00am

Wounded Marine Bodysurfs to Help Others and Himself

  Pyramid Rock Beach, Hawaii — When former Marine Corps Capt. Ben Mercier returned from his deployment in Iraq after being wounded, he said he just didn’t want to be around people.  “I was just different. I didn’t know at the time that I had… Read More »

By Alexa Valiente

Celebrities Fashion
Feb 24, 2014 10:17am

Dressing Up Like Lupita Nyong’o: From the Fashion Icon Herself

From award-winning actress to fashion darling, Lupita Nyong’o is not only being recognized for her acting abilities but also for her incredible fashion sense. As a breakout star from this year’s Oscar-nominated film, “12 Years a Slave,” Nyong’o has caused quite a stir for her… Read More »

By ABC News

Celebrities Movies Oscars
Feb 21, 2014 8:40am

Why Jonah Hill Took a Real Punch in ‘Wolf of Wall Street,’ and Got Back at Leo DiCaprio

By JENNIFER PIRONE and LAUREN EFFRON Jonah Hill, who is Oscar-nominated for his role as Donnie Azoff, the sleazy sidekick in Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street,” has long admired the film’s director. So when the chance came to audition for Scorsese’s film, Hill… Read More »

By Angel Canales

Standing Up for Heroes
Feb 19, 2014 5:00am

Blind Army Vet and Athlete Conquering Goals to Inspire

Park City, UT. — Steve Baskis always wanted to follow his dream to follow in his father and grandfather’s footsteps to serve in the U.S. Army, but just a few months after his first deployment, the 28-year-old was permanently blinded by an I.E.D. while serving… Read More »