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  • Hong Kong suspends controversial extradition bill indefinitely following protests
    ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images(HONG KONG) -- Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam acquiesced, at least in part, to massive protests in the city this week as she announced Saturday the controversial extradition bill will be suspended indefinitely. "The original urgency to pass the bill in this legislative year is perhaps no ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • EXCLUSIVE: Top 5 takeaways of President Trump’s interview with ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos
    ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos embedded with President Donald Trump for a wide-ranging exclusive interview over the course of two days this week, generating a bevy of newsy headlines over the course of their unprecedented discussion.Here are the top five moments from the interview.Trump says he’d ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • Phoenix police chief calls viral-video arrest of suspected shoplifters ‘extremely unsettling’
    Obtained by ABC News(PHOENIX) -- An Arizona police chief said she has apologized to a black couple arrested on suspicion of shoplifting after cell phone videos surfaced showing one police officer threatening to shoot a father as other officers point guns at his pregnant fiancee and their young children."Every time ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • Recalled Ragu pasta sauce may be contaminated with plastic, company says
    Mizkan America, Inc.(NEW YORK) -- Mizkan America, Inc. has issued a voluntary recall for multiple flavors of its pasta sauces that may contain fragments of plastic.There have been no reports of consumer injuries or complaints, the company announced in a press release over the weekend.The affected sauces were produced between ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • EXCLUSIVE: Trump unveils his patriotic new paint job for Air Force One
    ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Less than a year after announcing a $3.9 billion makeover for America's most famous aircraft, President Donald Trump shared never-before-seen images of Air Force One's prospective redesign on Wednesday during an exclusive interview with ABC News. "George, take a look at this," Trump boasted to ABC News ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • North Carolina boy whacks alleged robber with machete; injured suspect arrested after manhunt
    vzwer/iStock(MEBANE, N.C.) -- An 11-year-old boy, who was home alone when three people broke into his family's North Carolina residence, turned the tables on the alleged criminals when he got ahold of a machete and whacked one of them in the head, officials said.But now the boy's family is demanding ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • Michigan police officer appears to punch 16-year-old girl during arrest, bodycam footage shows
    Lansing Police Department(LANSING, Mich.) -- A Michigan police department has released body camera footage that appears to show an officer striking a 16-year-old runaway they were apprehending to return to a youth center.Officers from the Lansing Police Department were called on Friday morning after emergency dispatchers received a 911 call ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • Why US soccer star Megan Rapinoe doesn’t sing the national anthem
    iStock/artisteer(PARIS) -- As the national anthem played before the U.S. women's national team took on Thailand in the FIFA Women's World Cup last week, the team stood in a row on the field.A camera panned down the line of players during the broadcast, showing each with her hand over her ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • 246,000 pounds of breakfast burritos recalled after customers find ‘small rocks’ in food
    iStock/VeselovaElena(DINUBA, Calif.) -- Ruiz Foods, Inc., is recalling over 246,000 pounds of frozen breakfast burritos after consumers found "small rocks" inside them. The recall, issued by Ruiz Foods, after reporting the problem to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), was issued on Friday.The eight packs ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 16, 2019
  • ‘The Walking Dead’ creator Robert Kirkman’s sci-fi comic ‘Oblivion Song’ coming to theaters
    AMC(NEW YORK) -- Robert Kirkman created the hit comic series The Walking Dead way back in 2008 -- two years before it became the hit AMC show of the same name. As previously reported, the zombie series is now being adapted into a big-screen trilogy, and now, another Kirkman project ... read more
    ABC NewsJune 14, 2019