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The Note: Trump’s ‘America first’ approach tested
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 76 THE BIG STORY: “I'm not, and I don't want to be, the president of the world,” President Trump said Tuesday. The context of those comments had nothing to do with the unfolding tragedy in Syria. But the latest shocking and
Actor Sean Astin Completes 140.6-Mile Ironman Triathlon to Chants of 'Rudy!'
Actor Sean Astin has a new title -- Ironman. After training for four months, the " Lord of the Rings " star completed the 2015 Ironman World Championship in Kailua Kona, Hawaii, on Saturday. "It’s official, I am an Ironman. It was a magical day," he tweeted. It's official, I am an Ironman. It was a
Heather Wajer's Amazing Weight Loss Inspired by Her Son
You have no idea. First, a guy -- it's been a great series all week long. Very inspiring. It's "erase the weight." About people who have overcome tremendous odds to drop over 100 pounds. Personal tragedy one of the reasons that heather wager dropped the pounds. It took something special for her
Woman Loses More Than 150 Pounds on Road to Ironman Triathlon
When Heather Wajer was 22, her mother was diagnosed with ALS, a degenerative nerve disease that generally leads to paralysis and then death. For Wajer, the news was devastating. She moved in with her mother, becoming the woman’s full-time caregiver for three years until her...
Looking for a 'Hunger Fix'? Food Addicts Can Re-Train the Brain
Tara Costa calls herself a recovering addict, but the substance she abused was food. Costa wasn't just overeating, she was out of control. "I used to probably have a pint of ice cream almost every other night, if not more than that," she said. "Not my proudest moments." Watch the full story on "
Second homes: Lake Placid is fun for all seasons
This winter will be the 30th anniversary of the "Miracle on Ice," when a scrappy group of amateur U.S. hockey players upset the dominant Soviet Union at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid. Three decades later, there is no Soviet Union, but Lake Placid is still thriving as a second-home
Defying Dialysis, Man Bikes Across Country
Shad Ireland Has No Working Kidneys, but Managed to Bike Across the United States
The Note, 6/1/2009: Behind the Wheel -- Obama drives off GM lot -- without a warrantee
By RICK KLEIN Maybe an all-consuming Supreme Court fight wouldn’t be that bad after all. What’s filled the vacuum, as Judge Sonia Sotomayor hits the Hill this week, looks a lot like what President Obama doesn’t want to be talking...
Adventurer's Search Footprint Expanding
Search for Steve Fossett Expanded to 10,000 Square Miles, Including Lake Bottom
Adventurer's Needle-in-a-Haystack Search Resumes
Millionaire Daredevil Steve Fossett, 63, Vanished After Taking off From Private Airstrip Monday