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  • Prince William calls walking behind mom’s coffin ‘one of the hardest things I’ve ever done’
    JEFF J. MITCHELL/AFP/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Prince William has revealed how he felt walking behind his mother's casket in a new BBC documentary to mark the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's death. "It was one of the hardest things I've ever done, that walk," William, 35, said in “Diana, 7 Days,” ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Young woman recounts weeks-long survival in Alabama wilderness
    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A missing woman thought to be dead emerged from the woods after 28 days, naked and visibly sick, but still alive. Lisa Theris was last seen on July 18 and her family feared the worst. Yet last Saturday. a woman driving down a country road outside of ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Police operation underway after ‘possible terrorist attack’ south of Barcelona
    Josep Lago/Getty Images(BARCELONA, Spain) -- A police operation is underway the Spanish town of Cambrils, about 90 minutes south of Barcelona, after a "possible terrorist attack," local officials said this evening. Four people were killed in the incident and one person was wounded and detained, Catalan police said. Although the ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Tony Dungy, Tampa Bay pro teams paying to move Confederate statue
    Joe Robbins/Getty Images(TAMPA BAY, FL.) -- Former NFL Head Coach Tony Dungy challenged Tampa Bay's professional sports franchises to help pay to move a Confederate statue from a local courthouse. The three teams, the Lightning, Buccaneers and Rays, said they would help.  On Wednesday, Hillsborough County Commissioners voted 4-2 to ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Barcelona terror attack follows deadly pattern of vehicular violence
    David Ramos/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- An attacker killed at least 13 people and injured dozens more in Barcelona on Thursday using what has become a hallmark of recent terror attacks: a vehicle. Local police say a rented van jumped the curb and plowed into pedestrians in the city’s famous Las ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Trump tweets reference to inaccurate anecdote about Gen. Pershing
    JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- In a tweet seemingly responding to the terror attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday, President Donald Trump referenced a factually inaccurate anecdote about combatting Muslim enemies that he often repeated on the campaign trail. Thirteen people were killed when a van drove through a crowd of ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Scientists tout positive findings in peanut allergy pill study
    MyLoupe/UIG via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A new study may spell hope for millions who suffer from peanut allergies. Scientists in Australia are reporting successful preliminary trials for a pill filled with a mix of probiotics and tiny amounts of peanut to build tolerance to peanut allergies. Study author Dr. ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Yara Shahidi dishes on her upcoming spin-off “Grown-ish”
    ABC/Bob D'Amico(LOS ANGELES) -- On Black-ish, Yara Shahidi plays a very astute and confident young woman, dealing with the issues any teenager faces growing up today, including social media, getting into college and, of course, dating. Her sense of self is something she will bring into her Black-ish spin-off Grown-ish, ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Navy to relieve USS Fitzgerald leadership for mistakes that led to deadly collision
    KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Navy will relieve the USS Fitzgerald's commanding officer, executive officer and senior enlisted sailor for mistakes that lead to a deadly crash with a merchant ship on June 17. Seven U.S. sailors lost their lives when the Navy destroyer collided with a Philippine ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017
  • Confederate symbols across US highlight nation’s divided past
    Ty Wright/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Echoes of the Confederacy are scattered across the U.S. in the form of hundreds of symbols that are a reminder of the nation's divided past. Last weekend's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a rally by white nationalists, including neo-Nazis, skinheads and Ku Klux Klan members, ... read more
    ABC NewsAugust 17, 2017