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Paralyzed Detective Who Forgave Shooter Eulogized as Hero
New York City's mayor says a police officer best known for forgiving a teenage gunman who left him paralyzed in 1986 inspired a city by devoting his life to promoting peace
VP Biden Surprised With Presidential Medal of Freedom
So. Joseph. For your faith in your fellow Americans. For your love of country. And forgo a lifetime of service that will end to work through the generations. I'd like to ask. The military to join us on state. For the final time as president. I'm pleased to award our nation's highest civilian. The
Celebrating 25 Years of 'World News Now': Reporting the News of the World
A look back at some of the countless stories "World News Now" has reported over the years.
Mother Teresa Canonized in St. Peter's Square
More than 100,000 worshippers gathered to celebrate the life and legacy of Saint Teresa.
The best baseball players in the NFL -- from Brady to Wilson
Major League Baseball will play its annual All-Star Game on Tuesday night, and chances are that few -- if any -- NFL players could have made it. You have to love baseball to be great at it, as with most endeavors. And if you love baseball, why wouldn't you pursue its longer careers, fully
Wayne Gretzky says the NHL should retire Gordie Howe's No. 9
DETROIT -- Wayne Gretzky doesn't have much say over these matters, but the man known as The Great One said Tuesday he would like to see Gordie Howe's No. 9 retired by the NHL in honor of his idol, Howe, who died Friday at age 88. Gretzky's number, No. 99, is retired throughout the league. Gretzky
Letters Between Pope John Paul II and Woman Surface
Previously private letters from former Pope John Paul II reportedly indicate that he had a close friendship with a married woman that spanned decades, right up until the day before he died. A new BBC documentary claims that the pope, who died in 2005 and was canonized in 2014, corresponded with a
Pope Francis: Philadelphia Was Founded As 'Haven of Religious Freedom and Tolerance'
At Philadelphia's Independence Hall this afternoon, Pope Francis gave a passionate speech on religious freedom, immigration and tolerance. "The Quakers who founded Philadelphia were inspired by a profound evangelical sense of the dignity of each individual and the ideal of a community united by
The Note: GOP Candidates Court Values Voters
NOTABLES --ALL EYES IN THE REPUBLICAN RACE WILL TURN TO WASHINGTON, DC today where many top GOP presidential contenders are scheduled to speak at the Values Voter Summit, ABC’s RYAN STRUYK notes. Frontrunner Donald Trump is scheduled to speak late this morning. Donald Trump then travels to Oklahoma
Pope Francis Arrives at St. Matthew's Cathedral
ABC News' Serena Marshall shows us the moment Pope Francis arrives at St. Matthew's Cathedral in Washington, D.C.