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  • President Trump scrambles for next chief of staff with John Kelly set to depart
    Kirkikis/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- With current White House chief of staff John Kelly set to depart by year's end, President Donald Trump is scrambling to fill the top White House position after Kelly's expected replacement announced unexpectedly he would not take the job.The uncertainty comes at a critical time as special counsel ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Kind stranger gives up first class seat to mom and baby on flight
    ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In a random act of kindness, a man gave up his airplane seat for a mom and baby flying to a children's hospital.On Dec. 6, Kelsey Zwick was traveling from Orlando to Philadelphia with her 11-month-old daughter Lucy when the stranger, later revealed to be Jason ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Major players in Trump-Russia drama seek to dismiss DNC suit alleging international conspiracy
    ronniechua/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Several major figures in the ongoing Trump-Russia drama have lined up in opposition to a lawsuit filed by the Democratic National Committee, arguing a federal judge should dismiss accusations of an international conspiracy ahead of the 2016 presidential election.A group of defendants -- including the Trump campaign, WikiLeaks ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Son launches campaign to fulfill his dying father’s wish of attending Super Bowl
    Courtesy Lisa Skinner(ATLANTA) -- One Georgia son is trying to fulfill his father's dying wish to go to the big game.Steven Skinner, a loving father of four children and husband to his wife of 32 years, is battling for his life after being diagnosed with glioblastoma, an incurable type of ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Theresa May says she will delay a planned vote on Brexit despite furious Parliament
    MarioGuti/iStock(LONDON) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is calling off a key Brexit vote in Parliament scheduled for Tuesday that has been building for weeks amid increased infighting among politicians within and across all major political parties.The so-called “meaningful vote” was intended to give MPs a say on ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Outrage grows over ‘disburbing’ video showing New York police ripping baby from mother’s arms
    tzahiV/iStock(NEW YORK) -- New York City police officers are coming under fire after a "troubling" video surfaced showing them ripping a baby from the arms of a mother who had waited at a social services office for four hours seeking help, police and the woman's relatives said.Jazmine Headley, 23, was ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Man accused of plotting attack against Ohio synagogue was inspired by Pittsburgh massacre: Officials
    ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) -- An Ohio man who said he was inspired by the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect planned to attack a Toledo-area Jewish house of worship for a "mass casualty attack" on behalf of ISIS, officials said.Damon Joseph, 21, of Holland, Ohio, was arrested on Friday and charged with attempting ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Nick Cannon says Kevin Hart “has no hate in his heart for any community”
    L-R: Nick Cannon and Kevin Hart; Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic(NEW YORK) -- When Kevin Hart stepped down from his Oscar-hosting gig after he refused to apologize for almost decade-old homophobic tweets, Nick Cannon was one of the celebrities who came to Hart's immediate defense. Now, Cannon tells ABC Radio what prompted him ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • ‘Modern Family’ star Sarah Hyland reveals serious health struggles, second kidney transplant
    VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Modern Family star Sarah Hyland is going public with her serious health struggles.In an in-depth profile for Self magazine, Hyland, 28, reveals that she recently had a second kidney transplant after her first transplant was rejected. She also had surgery for endometriosis and a hernia. ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018
  • Man accused of killing 13-year-old Hania Aguilar could face death penalty if convicted
    Zolnierek/iStock(LUMBERTON, N.C.) -- The man suspected of sexually assaulting and killing 13-year-old Hania Aguilar in North Carolina could face the death penalty if convicted, a judge said Monday, according to ABC Raleigh station WTVD.Michael McLellan, 34, is accused of abducting and killing the teen in November. Her disappearance sparked a ... read more
    ABC NewsDecember 10, 2018