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Less than 1 aircraft carrier? The cost of N. Korea's nukes
By some measures, North Korea's spending on its nuclear and missile programs is not that much, but it's a huge portion of the country's economy
By the numbers: President Trump’s first 6 months
182 Today marks President Trump ’s 182nd day in office , capping six-months since he was inaugurated. While reporters don’t catch wind of every meeting Trump holds, the daily guidance that the White House releases on the president’s schedule often shows more depth than President Obama’s schedule
New poll shows Trump has 36% approval rating
Trump responded to the historically low approval rating by tweeting "not bad."
Trump at 36 percent approval in new poll
The just-released ABC News/Washington Post poll shows the president has the lowest six-month approval rating of any president for 70 years.
6 months in, a record low for Trump, with troubles from Russia to health care (POLL)
Americans give President Donald Trump the lowest six-month approval rating of any president in polls dating back 70 years, punctuated by questions about his competence on the world stage, his effectiveness, the GOP health care plan and Russia’s role in the 2016 election. Just 36 percent of
Today in History
Today in History Today is Friday, July 14, the 195th day of 2017. There are 170 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 14, 1789, in an event symbolizing the start of the French Revolution, citizens of Paris stormed the Bastille prison and released the seven prisoners inside.
Aboard the Navy's newest $12B aircraft carrier
ABC News' Stephanie Ramos interviews naval officers aboard what's soon to be the USS Gerald Ford.
Barbara Walters Official Biography
Barbara Walters has arguably interviewed more statesmen and stars than any other journalist in history. She is so well known that her name and a brief biography are listed in the American Heritage Dictionary. In September 2004, after 25 years as co-host and chief correspondent of ABC News’ “20/20,”
Richard Nixon's last day as president of the United States: Part 10
decision. When Richard Nixon loses us V. Nixon, he thinks about resigning, his family pushes back. The tipping point was that a number of prominent Republicans came to Nixon and said, "We're not gonna be able to support you in the senate." Down to the white house trudged the senior Republicans on
How President Richard Nixon spent his last day in the White House
On August 9, 1974, President Richard Nixon woke up with a start after a restless night. “I looked at my watch,” Nixon said years later. “The battery had run out, worn out, at 4 o’clock the last day I was in office. By that day, I was worn out too.” On this day, Nixon was to resign and hand over the