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John Gavin, actor who became ambassador to Mexico, has died
John Gavin, the tall, strikingly handsome actor who appeared in "Spartacus," ''Psycho" and other hit films of the 1960s before forsaking acting to become President Ronald Reagan's ambassador to Mexico, died Friday at age 86. Gavin, who was also a former president of the Screen Actors Guild, died
5 years after Sandy Hook shooting, plans for a permanent memorial take shape
Five years after 20 children and six educators were killed in a mass shooting at an elementary school that shocked the nation, the community of Newtown, Connecticut is close to designing a permanent memorial that will honor them. The process of constructing a memorial to the victims of the Sandy
Seattle dad creates spellbinding replica of Harry Potter's Diagon Alley in driveway
Some fathers build their kids tree houses, but this Seattle dad teamed up with his neighbors to give his daughters another world -- part of the wizarding world of Harry Potter , that is. It all started a few weeks ago when Seattle native Jon Chambers decided to take a break from his job in the tech
6 best budget hotels in Los Angeles for families
Los Angeles is often overlooked as a family-friendly destination. Sure, the city has a thriving party scene and a huge concentration of high-end shops and restaurants, but beyond all the Hollywood glamor (and occasional grit), there's tons for families to see and do. Universal Studios , Santa
Emmy nominee Viola Davis on her EGOT potential: 'I really don't sing!'
Viola Davis could become a two-time Emmy winner on Sunday, as the " How to Get Away With Murder " actress is up again for her role as Annalise Keating on the ABC drama. Davis already has one Emmy for her work on the series. She also has an Oscar for her role in the movie adaptation of "Fences." She
Best amusement parks for families in 2017
Amusement parks are a staple of summer fun, but some impress families and critics alike. The experts at Family Vacation Critic have shared with ABC News their top choices for family-friendly amusement parks in 2017 . From Ohio to Orlando, Pennsylvania to Pigeon Forge, there are plenty of new
Everything You Need to Know About the Office of Congressional Ethics
In a quick turnaround, a GOP-backed amendment to make sweeping changes to the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) was swiftly withdrawn, after a wave of negative reactions. The amendment, which was adopted during a late-night session ahead of today’s formal start of the 115th Congress, effectively
LA Officers Respond to a 'Specific Warning' Terror Threat Near Universal Studios
The FBI got the tip from a foreign intelligence agency and notified the public because "of the specificity and the imminence of the threat."
Potential Terror Threat Against Los Angeles Transit System
Officials have heightened security, but urged people to go about their business normally after a threat was called in that warned of a terrorist attack at a metro stop near Universal Studios in Hollywood.
Conor McGregor featured in new 'Call of Duty'
There was a time when " Call of Duty " was a staple of Conor McGregor 's regimen. According to McGregor, his schedule would go something like this: Wake up. Go to the gym. Train for two to three hours. Come home. Play "Call of Duty: Black Ops II." Go to sleep when his girlfriend left for work. Wake