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Boeing whistleblower steps forward ahead of CEO's testimony in Washington

Sam Mohawk is a quality assurance inspector, Sen. Richard Blumenthal said.
26 minutes ago
A Boeing 737 MAX 7 aircraft piloted by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Chief Steve Dickson lands during an evaluation flight at Boeing Field in Seattle, Washington, U.S. September 30, 2020.
June 18

Wildfire near LA spreads to more than 15,600 acres, 20% containment

The Post Fire grew to 20% containment on Monday, according to Cal Fire.
June 18
Firefighters work against the advancing Post Fire on June 16, 2024, in Gorman, Calif.
June 17

ABC News Live Prime: Monday, June 17, 2024

California wildfires force evacuations; Kharkiv residents refuse to leave amid Russian attacks; father who lost son to viral challenge reacts to surgeon general's call for social media warnings.
June 17
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Monday, June 17, 2024
June 17

Todd Minor on the future of social media safety for children and teens

ABC News' Linsey Davis sits down with Todd Minor, whose son died after doing a viral social media challenge, to discuss the urgent call for warning labels on social media platforms.
June 17
VIDEO: Todd Minor on the future of social media safety for children and teens
June 17

Summer camps back to being big business

A look at the numbers behind the big business of summer camps which have made a comeback since the pandemic.
June 17
VIDEO: Summer camps back to being big business
June 17

Biden's Title IX rule change temporarily blocked over LGBTQ protections

The rule added "gender identity" to the list of sex-based protections.
June 17
In this March 6, 2022 file photo, Minneasotans hold a rally at the capitol to support trans kids around the country, in St. Paul, Minn.
June 17

Father of teen who allegedly shot girl goes on trial

The trial has begun against William Brown, the father of the 14-year-old boy who is accused of fatally shooting a 13-year-old girl nearly a year ago.
June 17
The trial has begun against William Brown, the father of the 14-year-old boy who is accused of fatally shooting a 13-year-old girl nearly a year ago.
June 17

2 killed after World War II-era plane crashes near California airport: Officials

The plane was 200 yards from the runway, according to a fire official.
June 17
A twin-engine Lockheed 12A crashed shortly after departing Chino Airport in California, officials said.
June 17

Judge grants request to share confidential docs in 2019 Boeing MAX crash with DOJ

Lawyers want to share depositions of Boeing employees from the civil case.
June 17
Family members of victims from the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash hold photographs during a vigil outside the Department of Transportation in Washington, D.C., Sept., 10, 2019.
June 17

Biden and Trump court voters on the campaign trail

Plus, the U.S. Surgeon General is calling for social media health warnings.
June 17
VIDEO: Biden and Trump court voters on the campaign trail
June 17

'Mysterious' monolith reappears in Las Vegas

The monolith was last seen in Las Vegas on Fremont Street in December 2020.
June 17
The monolith was last seen in Las Vegas on Fremont Street in December 2020.
June 17

Maryland governor pardons 175,000 marijuana convictions

Gov. Wes Moore has issued an historic pardon to 175,000 people who were convicted of marijuana-related crimes, including misdemeanor possession. ABC News’ Jay O’Brien joins the show.
June 17
VIDEO: Maryland governor pardons 175,000 marijuana convictions
June 17

American tourist found dead on Greek island

Investigators are still looking for information after a missing American tourist was found dead on a small Greek island. ABC News’ Perry Russom joins the show with the latest.
June 17
VIDEO: American tourist found dead on Greek island
June 17

Violent mass shootings across the US over weekend

Massachusetts, Michigan and Texas were plagued with mass shootings over the weekend. ABC News’ Jack Date joins the show with the latest.
June 17
VIDEO: Violent mass shootings across the US over weekend
June 17

Secret Service agent robbed at gunpoint during Biden trip to California

The agent was off-duty at the time of the incident.
June 17
The U.S. Secret Service insignia is pictured on a wall at the Secret Service headquarters in Washington, D.C., Oct. 5, 2015.
June 17

Biden meets with NATO secretary general

President Joe Biden and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg gave their remarks after meeting over continual support for Ukraine.
June 17
VIDEO: Biden meets with NATO secretary general
June 17

Las Vegas Police discover 'mysterious' monolith on hiking trail

A similar monolith was seen in Las Vegas on Fremont Street in 2020.
June 17
The Las Vegas Metro Police Department posted a photo to X showing a mysterious monolith near Gass Peak, north of the valley, Las Vegas, NV, June 17, 2024.
June 17

This city has just created a task force to study reparations

Study and analysis will look at policies from slavery to the present day.
June 17
Mayor Brandon Johnson speak onstage during the 2024 James Beard Restaurant and Chef Awards at Lyric Opera Of Chicago on June 10, 2024 in Chicago.
June 17

Wildfires cause apocalyptic scenes in parts of California

The Post Fire, just North of Los Angeles, has already burned more than 14,000 acres since Saturday. At least 1,200 people were forced to evacuate. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
June 17
VIDEO: Wildfires cause apocalyptic scenes in parts of California
June 17

8-year-old shot in head at splash pad is making 'amazing progress': Sheriff

Nine people were shot at a splash pad in Rochester Hills, Michigan, on Saturday.
June 17
Nine people were shot at a splash pad in Rochester Hills, Michigan, on Saturday.
June 17

8-year-old shot in head at splash pad is making 'amazing progress': Sheriff

The boy is among nine people who were shot and injured on Saturday.
June 17
Oakland County Sheriff Evidence Technicians document the scene where a shooting took place at Brooklands Plaza Splash Pad in Rochester Hills, Michigan, June 15, 2024.
June 17

6 dead, 5 injured in Georgia house fire 

Those killed by the fire ranged in age from 6 to 70 years old.
June 17
Those killed by the fire ranged in age from 6 to 70 years old.
June 17

Surgeon general calls for health warnings on social media for younger users

Networks carry risk of "mental health harms for adolescents,” Vivek Murthy said.
June 17
Dr. Vivek Murthy appears on "Good Morning America."
June 17

Student groups promoting peace amid war in Gaza

Amid the recent student protests regarding the war in Gaza, Israeli and Palestinian student groups have come together across the country promoting a peaceful end to the conflict.
June 17
VIDEO: Student groups promoting peace amid war in Gaza
June 17

6 dead as house burns to the ground

The victims killed range in age from 6 to 70 years old.
June 17
This screengrab from a video shows the scene of a residential fire in Newnan, GA, June 17, 2024.
June 17

2 killed, 14 injured in shooting at Juneteenth celebration; police seek suspect

Fourteen people were taken to hospitals with gunshot wounds.
June 17
Police Chief Allen Banks talks with reporters after a shooting at the Round Rock Juneteenth Festival in Round Rock, Texas, on June 16, 2024.
June 17

Indian man extradited to US over alleged plot to assassinate Sikh separatist

Nikhil Gupta is accused of paying a hit man to kill Gurpatwant Singh Pannun.
June 17
A member of United Hindu Front organization holds a banner depicting Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, a lawyer believed to be based in Canada during a rally along a street in New Delhi, Sept. 24, 2023.
June 17

Wildfire near LA spreads to more than 14,600 acres, sparking evacuations

A Southern California wildfire doubled in size overnight causing the evacuation of more than 1,000 campers from a park.
June 17
A Southern California wildfire doubled in size overnight causing the evacuation of more than 1,000 campers from a park.
June 17

Attempted murder suspect escapes jail in California

Deshaun Stamps escaped during an outside recreation period on Sunday.
June 17
Deshaun Stamps escaped during an outside recreation period on Sunday.
June 17

Major parts of US brace for massive heat wave

More than 80% of the U.S. is expected to reach 90-degree temperatures.
June 17
VIDEO: Major parts of US brace for massive heat wave
June 17

Heat dome brings potentially historic temperatures to most of the nation

Up to 265 million people are expected to experience 90-degree weather this week.
June 17
Tourists find shade from the sun at a cooling station, which blows cold air conditioning and sells water, at the Hoover Dam in Boulder City, Nev., on June 8, 2024.
June 17

National headlines from ABC News

Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
June 17
Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
June 17

Attempted murder suspect escapes from custody during recreation period

Deshaun Stamps broke out during an outside recreation period on Sunday.
June 17
An undated photo of Deshaun Stamps, 29, who escaped from custody in San Bernardino County, California, on June 16.
June 17

Extreme heat safety tips as dangerous temperatures head to East Coast

There are hundreds of deaths each year in the U.S. due to excessive heat.
June 17
People sit in the shade as children play with water in downtown Chicago on June 14, 2022.
June 17

Potentially deadly heat wave envelops most of the nation

More than 55 million people across the nation were under an alert for extreme heat on Sunday and through most of the week ahead.
June 17
More than 55 million people across the nation were under an alert for extreme heat on Sunday and through most of the week ahead.
June 16

Biden marks Eid while acknowledging the suffering of civilians in Gaza

The president added that his administration is working to end the war.
June 16
President Joe Biden delivers a speech during the US ceremony marking the 80th anniversary of the World War II "D-Day" Allied landings in Normandy, at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer, which overlooks Omaha Beach in northwestern France, on June 6, 2024.
June 16

Multiple people shot at splash pad park, suspect dead: Police

Officers recovered a semi-automatic handgun and three magazines at the scene.
June 16
WXYZ -Splash Pad Shooting in Rochester Park Hills, MI Saturday 06/15/2024
June 16

Several injured after 'chemical agent' released during Pride event: Police

Police do not believe it was a targeted attack.
June 16
File image of a Baltimore Police car.
June 16

Missing American tourist found dead on Greek island

Five foreign tourists on the Greek islands are now missing or dead.
June 16
The coastline in Mathraki, one of the Diapontia islands northwest of Corfu, Greece.
June 16

Yellen says use of Russian assets from Ukraine is not 'theft' despite Putin's claims

Yellen said there's "no legal issue" with the loan backed by Russian assets.
June 16
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen speaks to the Economic Club of New York in New York, on June 13, 2024.
June 16

2 dead in shooting at Juneteenth celebration in Round Rock, Texas, police say

A fight broke out between two groups at the Old Settlers Park at about 11 p.m., Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks told reporters early Sunday.
June 16
A fight broke out between two groups at the Old Settlers Park at about 11 p.m., Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks told reporters early Sunday.
June 15

Suspect arrested in 2023 murder of mother of 5 killed while hiking in Maryland

After 10 months of searching, investigators said they caught the man who allegedly murdered Rachel Morin while she was hiking on a Maryland trail.
June 15
After 10 months of searching, investigators said they caught the man who allegedly murdered Rachel Morin while she was hiking on a Maryland trail.
June 15

Multiple people shot at Michigan splash pad park, suspect contained: Police

Sheriff Mike Bouchard of the Oakland County Sheriff's Office gave an update on the shooting at a splash pad in Rochester Hills, Michigan.
June 15
Sheriff Mike Bouchard of the Oakland County Sheriff's Office gave an update on the shooting at a splash pad in Rochester Hills, Michigan.
June 15

Police chase after runaway piglet

A "very fast" piglet had police officers in Sebastopol, California, chasing after it for several blocks before it was caught and reunited with its mother.
June 15
VIDEO: Police chase after runaway piglet
June 15

Suspect arrested in 2023 murder of mother of 5 killed while hiking in Maryland

DNA evidence was key in finding Rachel Morin's alleged killer, police said.
June 15
In this photo released by the Harford County Sheriff's Office, Rachel Morin is shown.
June 15

Severe weather hits northern Plains as major heat wave set to move across country

More than 4 million remain under a flood watch through Saturday evening.
June 15
In this screen grab from a video, flooding is shown in Miami, on June 14, 2024.
June 15

Adult killed, child injured in shooting during high school football game: Police

Police are still looking for the suspect who fled Potomac High School.
June 15
Law enforcement officials are on the scene of a shooting near Potomac High School in Oxon Hill, Maryland, on June 15, 2024.
June 15

Biden's dog bit agent while president was walking him, records show

The incident happened in September 2023.
June 15
In this June 25, 2022, file photo, Commander, Biden's dog, stands in a doorway as President Joe Biden waves from Marine One on departure from the White House in Washington, D.C.
June 15

How the pandemic disrupted the supply chain and impacted daily life

Peter Goodman discusses the ongoing fragility of the supply chain system.
June 15
VIDEO: How the pandemic disrupted the supply chain and impacted daily life
June 15

'Proud' foster mom retires after raising over 40 children

Emma Patterson is one of the longest-serving foster parents in her county.
June 15
Emma Patterson and her youngest birth daughter, Carletta Patterson.