Investigative
Oct 30, 2014 1:06pm

Classified: Military Suddenly Doesn’t Want You to Know How $61B Afghan Training Is Going

If you’re curious what America is getting for its multi-billion dollar effort to train and equip local security forces in Afghanistan, sorry, that’s now classified. In its most recent quarterly report to Congress, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) sharply criticized a new… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Oct 30, 2014 12:11pm

“GMA” is #1 Across All Key Target Demos for the Week of October 20th

GMA” is #1  for the Week Across All Key Target Demos   “GMA” Grows Week-to-Week and Year-to-Year Advantages Over NBC’s “Today” in Adults 25-54   “GMA” is Widening its Season Margins Over “Today” Compared to the Same Point Last Season     ABC News’ “Good… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Press Release
Oct 30, 2014 11:56am

“This Week with George Stephanopoulos” Outperforms NBC’s “Meet the Press” in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54

Beats NBC Program by its Largest News Demo Advantage This Season    ”This Week with George Stephanopoulos” averaged 2.474 million Total Viewers and 701,000 Adults 25-54 for October 26, 2014, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.  “This Week” beat NBC’s “Meet… Read More »

By ABCNewsPR

Nation
Oct 30, 2014 9:17am

The View Joins Non-Fiction Programming Group of ABC News

ABC News President James Goldston sent the following note this morning to announce that The View will join the non-fiction programming group of ABC News. Team— I want to share some exciting news. ABC News is expanding our non-fiction programming group, which already includes Lincoln… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Oct 29, 2014 3:23pm

UPS Driver Caught Mishandling $12k Package on Video

UPS reps were “horrified” recently when they watched a store’s surveillance video showing one of their drivers treating a package with little care, a store associate said. “[The UPS driver] just basically threw the thing out the door,” Ray Martel of East Hills Instruments in… Read More »

Nation
Oct 29, 2014 7:49am

Russia Denies Harassing US Officials, Says Its Diplomats Also Targeted

MOSCOW – The Russian Foreign Ministry has denied reports that Russian security services are harassing American diplomats at a level not seen since the Cold War. “The voiced complaints are below the level of cheap spy detective stories,” the ministry said. The statement also included… Read More »

By ABC News

Nation
Oct 28, 2014 5:28pm

Cop Uses $120K Discovery to Teach Valuable Lesson to Children

An off-duty California Highway Patrol officer faced the ultimate test of conscience recently when she came across two large bank bags sitting in the middle of the street as she made her way home. “I opened [one of the bags] enough just to see that… Read More »

By Van Scott

Press Release
Oct 28, 2014 10:54am

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 7 YEARS, “WORLD NEWS TONIGHT WITH DAVID MUIR” IS THE TOP EVENING NEWSCAST IN ADULTS 25-54 SEASON TO DATE

“World News Tonight with David Muir” Ranks #1 Among Adults 25-54 for the Week and for the First Five Weeks of the Season “World News Tonight” Grows in Adults 25-54 Every Week of This Season Compared to a Year Ago For the Season, “World News… Read More »

By Jonah Lustig

Nation
Oct 27, 2014 1:12pm

Colorado Man Vanishes at Stadium During Broncos Game

Paul Kitterman told his friend Tia Bakke that the experience  of being at his first ever Denver Broncos game in person  with his son was “awesome” — and that was the last she heard of him. The 53-year-old from Kremmling, Colorado, seemingly vanished into the… Read More »

Nation
Oct 26, 2014 8:53pm

Lava Advance Into Small Hawaii Town ‘Inevitable’

Hawaii emergency officials acknowledged today that the steady advance of red-hot lava into the small town of Pahoa appears “inevitable.” The lava is now just a few hundred yards away from homes, close enough that residents can now see the reddish glow of molten lava… Read More »