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How the Emmy Categories Have Changed Over Time
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and FivetThirtyEight's Walter Hickey talk about what to expect at this year's Emmy Awards.
Australia team won't move into 'unfinished' Athletes Village
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Australian athletes will not move into their rooms at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics until serious plumbing, electrical and cleaning problems are fixed, with the troubled South American games opening in under two weeks. Kitty Chiller, the head of the Australian delegation, said in a
Drag-racing legend Shirley Muldowney diagnosed with lung cancer
Famed drag racer Shirley Muldowney has been diagnosed with lung cancer and will have her right lung removed Wednesday. The 75-year-old Muldowney, who started racing in the 1950s and won three NHRA top fuel championships from 1977 to 1982, has a Stage 2 tumor in her right lung, according to a news
Dramatic Video Shows Police Officer Saving Man Attempting to Jump Off Bridge
The New Jersey officer tackled the man who was preparing to jump off Route 287.
Mike Krzyzewski has 'every intention' to coach U.S. in Rio
USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo and Duke Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski stressed Thursday night that they fully expect Krzyzewski to coach at the Rio Olympics this summer despite recent speculation to the contrary. In a statement, Colangelo said: "I'd like to clarify comments I made
Mike Krzyzewski misses win against Georgia Tech with illness
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski did not coach in the team's 80-71 win over Georgia Tech on Tuesday night. Krzyzewski attended practice on Monday, but wasn't feeling well at dinner and began to feel worse when the team arrived at the airport to leave for Atlanta, a source close to the situation told
What Happens to Our Brains When We Get Scared
ABC's Nick Watt braved the ScareHouse, a Halloween attraction in Pittsburgh, for a series of stress tests.
Could Getting Scared Be Good for You?
All right, we're back now with the science of fear. Could getting scared be good for you? To find out our nick watt braved a chilling visit with a couple of researchers including the author of the new book called "Scream." Aaagh! Reporter: Why, oh, why, do we do this to ourselves? The answer might
Could Getting Scared Be Good For You?
Could getting scared actually be good for you? To find out, and just in time for Halloween, ABC News’ Nick Watt braved one chilling visit with a couple of fear researchers, including Margee Kerr , author of “Scream: Chilling Adventures in the Science of Fear.” He visited a makeshift lab in the
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Bailout Risk Rising
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, entities that received $188 billion in bailout funds in 2008, are at risk again, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency.