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  • Man overcomes paralysis to run half-marathon with his surgeon and the driver who hit him
    (Courtesy Dean Otto) Dean Otto; Will Huffman, left, the driver of the truck; and Dr. Matt McGirt, the surgeon, participated in the Napa Half Marathon to celebrate Otto's rehabilitation.(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Dean Otto of Charlotte, North Carolina, was riding his bike one humid morning in September 2016 when the unimaginable ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 19, 2017
  • Government lawyers ask judge to toss lawsuit over Trump’s businesses
    ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Government attorneys on Wednesday asked a New York federal judge to throw out a lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump of violating the Constitution every time a foreign government patronizes a Trump property.The government attorneys were responding to a lawsuit filed this year by representatives of hotels and ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • Suspect captured in ‘heinous’ Maryland workplace shooting that killed three
    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) --  A man suspected of killing three co-workers Wednesday in Maryland was captured in Delaware this evening, officials said.Radee Labeeb Prince, 37, allegedly shot five people, killing three, at the Advanced Granite Solutions office in Edgewood, Maryland, Wednesday morning.Prince entered the facility just before 9 a.m. and was ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • “It’s wildly unique” – Will Smith sheds some light on “Bright”
    NETFLIX(LOS ANGELES) -- Netflix has released a behind-the-scenes featurette about Bright, the genre-bending cop drama starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton David Ayer, who directed End of Watch and wrote Training Day, calls the shots on the movie, which is basically End of Watch if it was written by J.R.R. Tolkien.  ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • ‘Worst people in the world’ becoming face of GOP: Conservative commentator
    Photo by: William B. Plowman/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Author Charlie Sykes was best-known as a top Wisconsin conservative talk show host who frequently interviewed fellow cheeseheads and GOP favorites Paul Ryan and Reince Preibus. But when candidate Donald Trump appeared on the political scene, Sykes became a ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • President Trump gives $25,000 to father of fallen soldier, months after promising to on personal call
    ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump has sent a $25,000 gift to the father of a 22-year-old U.S. Army corporal killed in Afghanistan in June, several months after first making the pledge during a personal phone call with the family, the White House confirmed to ABC News.The father, Chris Baldridge ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • Indianapolis Colts’ Andrew Luck will stop throwing after setback in shoulder rehab
    Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(INDIANAPOLIS) -- The Indianapolis Colts will partially shut down quarterback Andrew Luck on Wednesday, General Manager Chris Ballard said, after a setback in his surgically-repaired right shoulder."The doctors and the trainers have decided to give him a cortisone shot to kind of take away ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • Burger King takes stand against bullying in fascinating new ad
    Photo by Dave Rowland/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Burger King released a three-minute video on Tuesday that highlights the prevalence of bullying in society.The video, filmed at a California location of the fast food chain by hidden camera, shows the results of a social experiment in which a high school junior ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • Russian Internet trolls sought to co-opt unwitting American activists
    gorodenkoff/iStock/Thinkstock(ST. PETERSBURG, Russia) -- From their desks in St. Petersburg, Russian Internet trolls at a company with ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin sought to co-opt American civil rights activists and use them to stoke racial tensions and stir political unrest, authorities said.Congressional investigators tell ABC News that two online ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017
  • Woman carries sister’s ‘rainbow baby’ after loss of twins: ‘I’d do it for her’
    (Courtesy Beth Gaudino) Sisters Anna Howat, 29, and Beth Gaudino, 32, photographed with their doctor, Andrea DiLuigi. (TOLLAND, Conn.) -- A selfless woman is carrying a child for her sister who experienced the heartbreaking loss of newborn twins.Anna Howat is due to give birth to her niece, Charlotte Grace, on ... read more
    ABC NewsOctober 18, 2017