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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies at 79

(WASHINGTON) — U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia has died at age 79, two law enforcement sources told ABC News on Saturday. Chief Justice...

Three Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Pennsylv...

(FREDERICKSBURG, Pa.) — A multi-vehicle crash, involving between 20 and 30 vehicles, has shut down traffic on a Pennsylvania interstate highway as some people are...

Injuries Reported in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Pen...

(FREDERICKSBURG, Pa.) — A multi-vehicle crash, involving between 20 and 30 vehicles, has shut down traffic on a Pennsylvania interstate highway as some people are...

Police Rescue Man Lost in Nevada Desert for a Week

(CEDARVILLE, Calif.) — A 69-year-old Oregon man has two Nevada police officers to thank for saving his life after he was lost in the desert...

Northeast Braces for Life-Threatening Wind Chills

(NEW YORK) — A major cold blast is hitting the Northeast and Midwest Saturday and forcing nearly 100 million people to deal with dangerous and...

School Shootings Since Columbine: By the Numbers

(COLUMBINE, Colo.) — In a Diane Sawyer special edition of 20/20, she spoke with Sue Klebold, the mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold. ABC News...

Shooting Death of Two Arizona Teens Appears to ...

(GLENDALE, Ariz.) — Two 15-year-old girls died after a shooting at a Glendale, Arizona, high school Friday morning, police said. Investigators said they found evidence...

Hundreds of Thumbtacks Found in California Dog ...

(SAN FRANCISCO) — Hundreds of thumbtacks have been found strewn across a California dog park on multiple occasions, apparently placed there intentionally to harm the...

Suspect Identified in Columbus Restaurant Mache...

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — The FBI knew the alleged suspect who attacked four people at a Columbus, Ohio restaurant with a machete on Thursday before fleeing....

Restaurant Machete Attack Survivor Describes ‘C...

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — When a machete-wielding man launched an attack at an Ohio restaurant, injuring four, “complete chaos broke out,” one survivor told ABC News...

Suspect Identified in Columbus Restaurant Mache...

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Police have identified a man who allegedly attacked four people at a Columbus, Ohio restaurant with a machete on Thursday before fleeing....

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Putin and Obama Discuss Syria and Ukraine

(WASHINGTON) — The Kremlin says Vladimir Putin and President Barack Obama have held a telephone conversation about the Syrian war and the unresolved conflict in...

Earthquake Hits Christchurch, New Zealand

(CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand) — A 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit the New Zealand city of Christchurch shortly after 1 p.m. on Sunday local time. GeoNet Science,...

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Cleared to Sail, Co...

(NEW YORK) — The Royal Caribbean cruise ship that was rocked by terrifying, hurricane-force winds off the coast of the Carolinas six days ago was...

Pope Francis’s Busy Day in Mexico

(HAVANA) — Pope Francis has a very busy day ahead of him in Mexico City. He is planning to speak with the country’s elite, political,...

Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility for Somalia Pla...

(MOGADISHU, Somalia) — The Islamist militant group in Somalia, al-Shabab, is taking the blame for the explosion on a plane that left a hole in...

Group Hopes to Reunite Lost Cat With Refugee Fa...

(LESVOS, Greece) — He may be named for the Greek god Zeus, but Dias the cat and his team of volunteers are faced with a...

Orangutan Mesmerized By Breastfeeding Mom at Me...

(MELBOURNE, Australia) — An Australian mother had an unlikely audience while breastfeeding her infant son at the Melbourne Zoo. An orangutan closely watched from inside...

Space Station Resupply Mission Delayed After Mo...

(NEW YORK) — A cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station has been pushed back after mold was discovered in some of the bags...

Bashar al-Assad Promises to Retake All of Syria

(NEW YORK) — Syrian President Bashar al-Assad made an announcement bashing all hopes for a lasting cease-fire. In an interview with AFP news agency—his first...

Pope Francis Arrives for Historic Meeting 1,000...

(HAVANA) — Pope Francis met Friday with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church in Havana, bringing the heads of the Russian and Catholic churches...

NASA Posters Tease What Future of Space Travel ...

(NEW YORK) — NASA released a series of whimsical posters for destinations in our solar system, giving a glimpse of what space exploration could look...

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Ted Cruz Plans to Filibuster Any Supreme Court ...

(NEW YORK) — Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz said on ABC’s This Week that he plans to filibuster any Supreme Court nominee made by...

Marco Rubio Calls Republican-on-Republican Atta...

(NEW YORK) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio doesn’t believe the constant attacks between those running for the Republican presidential nomination is helping the party. “It’s...

Bernie Sanders Hopes President Obama Nominates ...

(NEW YORK) — Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders hopes President Obama nominates a replacement “as soon as possible” for U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice...

Recap of the South Carolina Republican Presiden...

(GREENVILLE, S.C.) — With the Republican presidential field whittled down to just six candidates, the first presidential debate since the New Hampshire primary and the...

Body of Late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scal...

(EL PASO, Texas) — The body of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has arrived at a Texas funeral home one day after he died while...

The Best Lines of the Republican Debate in Sout...

(GREENVILLE, S.C.) — The latest Republican debate debate kicked off in Greenville, South Carolina on Saturday night. In the debate hosted by CBS and the...

Republicans Want Next President to Fill Antonin...

(WASHINGTON) — Top Senate Republicans said the Senate should not confirm President Obama’s nominee to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, setting off...

GOP Candidates on How They Would Handle Supreme...

(GREENVILLE, S.C.) — The death of U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia at the age of 79 on Saturday prompted a moment of silence...

Antonin Scalia: 5 Things to Know About the Late...

(WASHINGTON) — Justice Antonin Scalia, the longest-serving justice on the current 9-member Supreme Court, died Saturday at age 79. Here are five things to know...

President Obama Announces Intent to Nominate Re...

(RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif.) — President Obama has announced his intent nominate a replacement for Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who was found dead in Texas...

President Obama Extends Condolences to Justice ...

(WASHINGTON) — President Obama has been informed of the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, and has offered his condolences to the Scalia family,...

Justice Scalia Dead at 79: What the 2016 Presid...

(WASHINGTON) — The death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia at the age of 79 is sure to send shockwaves through the 2016 presidential...

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Key to the Perfect Proposal Could Be Your Hotel...

(NEW YORK) — The pressure to create the perfect marriage proposal is harder than ever before. But there’s help for men, and many women, looking...

Kohl’s Cuts 3 Top Leadership Positions

(NEW YORK) — Amid sluggish sales and a declining share price, Kohl’s Corp. has cut three high-level leadership positions. On Thursday Kohl’s chief digital officer,...

Whisper App Reveals Most Romantic State in the US

(NEW YORK) — Whisper, the app popular for spilling your deepest hopes, dreams and secret wishes, crunched its trove of data to find out the...

US Stocks, Oil Prices Surge After Volatile Week

(NEW YORK) — Investors are breathing again after this rocky week ended with strong gains among the major indexes and oil. The Dow Jones Industrial...

Shake Shack Announces Plan to Build St. Louis L...

(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) — St. Louis is getting its first Shake Shack. On Friday, the food chain announced plans to build its first restaurant in...

Shake Shack Announes Plans to Build St. Louis L...

(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) — St. Louis is getting its first Shake Shack. On Friday, the food chain announced plans to build its first restaurant in...

Spotify Will Turn Your Valentine’s Day Message ...

(NEW YORK) — Spotify has a cool Valentine’s Day tool that will turn your secret message into a playlist. The music streaming service tends to...

Tax Tip: On the Job Tax Savings

(NEW YORK) — What kind of deductions can you get from where you work? New York tax accountant Janice Hayman says it depends on what...

Air Jordan Commemorates 30th Anniversary with A...

(NEW YORK) — Believe it or not, it’s been thirty years since the first Air Jordan sneaker debuted — or around it. Even Nike doesn’t...

Entertainment News

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ABC Stars Offer Valentine’s Day Tips

(NEW YORK) — Need some last-minute advice on how to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your special someone? Let the stars of ABC’s Thursday-night lineup help...

Ryan Reynolds Recalls the Moment He Fell in Lov...

(NEW YORK) — Ryan Reynolds recently revealed how he fell in love with wife Blake Lively, and it sounds like a plot from Lively’s hit...

Dakota Johnson on Working with “Ridiculous” Reb...

(NEW YORK) — Dakota Johnson said she could often be found crying off set while filming How to Be Single because her co-star, Rebel Wilson,...

“American Idol” Recap: Five Hopefuls Are Sent H...

(NEW YORK) — On Thursday night’s edition of American Idol, the twelve contestants who performed on Wednesday were paired with Idol favorites Fantasia, Ruben Studdard,...

Review: “Zoolander 2” (PG-13)

(NEW YORK) — I thought 2001’s Zoolander was OK. I’ve met people who can quote lines from it with a passion, like they were quoting...

“Grey’s Anatomy” Actress Says Cast Was “Starstr...

(NEW YORK) — Grey’s Anatomy resumes its 12th season Thursday night on ABC, and the latest episode was directed by an Oscar winner. Denzel Washington...

Leonardo DiCaprio Is the Reason Kate Winslet Wi...

(LONDON) — Kate Winslet said she will be at the Oscars this year because she hopes to see her “closest friend” Leonardo DiCaprio finally win....

“How to Get Away with Murder” Returns Tonight

(NEW YORK) — The dark and gritty legal mystery drama How to Get Away with Murder, starring Viola Davis as the diabolical diva lawyer Annalise...

Final “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” Trai...

(NEW YORK) — We’ve already had two trailers for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.  Now with just over a month to go before the...

Sports

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Kentucky Coach Calipari Ejected from Game Again...

(COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Kentucky Wildcats coach John Clipari didn’t last very long in Saturday’s road game against the South Carolina Gamecocks. ESPN reports that Clipari...

Hampton University Becomes First HBCU with Divi...

(HAMPTON, Va.) — Hampton University makes history Saturday, hosting its first varsity lacrosse game against Division II Roberts Wesleyan College. Hampton becomes the 70th NCAA...

FIFA Suspends Former Secretary General Jérôme V...

(NEW YORK) — Former Secretary General of FIFA, the international governing body for the sport of soccer, was banned from involvement in all soccer-related activities...

Basketball Hall of Fame Names 14 Finalists for ...

(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) — Shaquille O’Neal and Allen Iverson lead a group of 14 chosen Friday as finalists for induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall...

MLB Permanently Bans Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia ...

(NEW YORK) — Major League Baseball has issued its first lifetime ban over performance-enhancing drugs after New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia had his third...

Federal Investigation Launched to Study Crumb R...

(WASHINGTON) — The crumb rubber on some turf fields will now be subjected to a federal investigation after health concerns were raised surrounding the small...

Steph Curry, First Lady Go ‘Bananas’ in Promoti...

(WASHINGTON) — First lady Michelle Obama is never one to shy away from promoting healthy eating, and now she is recruiting some super star talent...

Tim Tebow’s ‘Night to Shine’ Prom Experience fo...

(NEW YORK) — Tim Tebow visited Good Morning America to talk about “Night to Shine,” an unforgettable prom night experience for people with special needs...

Congressman Pays Off Super Bowl Bet With Biscui...

(WASHINGTON) — Rep. Robert Pittenger (R-NC) made good on his Super Bowl wager with Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) Friday morning at the Capitol. Pittenger, a...

Matt Forte Says He’s No Longer a Member of the ...

(CHICAGO) — Matt Forte’s days as a Chicago Bear are over. The running back announced in a post to Instagram Friday that the team will...

Louisiana Budget Crisis Threatens Future of Sta...

(BATON ROUGE, La.) — Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards announced in a statewide televised address Thursday that a looming budget crisis could affect Louisiana’s higher...

Are Houston Rockets Looking to Trade Dwight How...

(HOUSTON) — The Houston Rockets have reportedly begun contacting teams about trading veteran Dwight Howard, a league source told ESPN. The source told ESPN that...

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