Saudi Arabia and an army of K Street lobbyists are now claiming that several Saudi government suspects named in the newly released “28 pages” have all been “exonerated” from 9/11 involvement.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan tightened his grip on his country Saturday in the wake of the failed military coup — seizing more than 2,250 social, educational and health-care institutions he claims pose a threat to national security.
ALTON, Va. — A Virginia mother of three has made good on a high school friend’s dying wish by adopting her six children. Stephanie Culley tells ABC News that Beth Laitkep asked Culley to take care of her children if she didn’t make it through a battle with breast cancer.
The teen killer who gunned down nine people in a Munich rampage Friday did so as revenge for years of bullying, he appears to admit in a chilling caught-on-camera exchange.
Next Friday, Matt Damon returns for a fourth outing in the film “Jason Bourne,” as the superspy continues to investigate his fuzzy past and piece together all the terrible things he’s done.
California Gov. Jerry Brown Friday reversed a Parole Board decision to set free a former disciple of infamous cult leader Charles Manson. Leslie Van Houten, 66, was recommended for parole in April after serving more than 40 years in prison for her role in the savage murders of Leno LaBianca and his wife, Rosemary, in...
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was likely steered into the sea intentionally, by its own captain, in a pre-planned mass murder-suicide, a new report reveals. In an exclusive story posted online Friday, New York magazine says that the plane’s captain, Zaharie Ahmad Shah, “conducted a simulated flight deep into the remote southern Indian ocean less than...
CLEVELAND — Strange and terrible things can happen at these supposedly “too-scripted,” “glorified infomercials” we call political conventions. Backstage in 2012 at the Republican convention in Tampa, none of the party apparatchiks had any idea what Clint Eastwood would say when he politely requested a 15-minute slot that had been reserved for others.
A gunman went on a shooting spree Friday in a major shopping center in Munich, killing at least one and possibly many more, according to German media reports. Police closed off a wide area around the Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping center in the Moosach district, The Local reported, citing the Süddeutsche Zeitung.
A U.S. policy institute said it may have located a secret facility used by North Korea in the early stages of building its program to enrich uranium for nuclear weapons, which if confirmed would be critical to the success of any future nuclear deal, according to a report seen by Reuters on Thursday.
Remember the Serenity Prayer? “God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know the difference.” Maybe we should put it up not just in homes and churches, but over the doors of our courthouses.
BEIJING — Torrential rains that have swept through China have killed at least 154 people and left 124 missing, officials said Saturday, with most of the casualties reported from a northern province where villagers complained about lack of warning before a deadly flash flood.
MIAMI — Authorities say three Florida men planned to travel to Syria and become fighters for the Islamic State. Federal prosecutors said in a news release Friday that 52-year-old Gregory Hubbard, 31-year-old Dayne Christian and 50-year-old Darren Jackson of Palm Beach County are charged with conspiring to join the Islamic State.
At least 61 people were killed and 207 were wounded on Saturday in a suicide attack on a demonstration in Kabul claimed by Islamic State, an official from the Public Health Ministry said.
Her speech was a success — and so was her dress. Ivanka Trump wore a simple blush-pink shift dress when she gave a rousing address on behalf of her businessman father, Donald Trump, at the Republican convention Thursday night.
A bristling Donald Trump declared Friday that Ted Cruz’s endorsement no longer matters and he would no longer accept it. “I like Ted, he’s fine,” Trump said sarcastically at his campaign headquarters in Cleveland, as his running mate, Mike Pence, chuckled behind him.
A top Democratic Party official tried to use Bernie Sanders’ religious beliefs to hurt his presidential campaign, according to a startling internal email. The suggestion of undercutting Sanders based on religion is included in one of 19,252 hacked emails dumped Friday — just ahead of Democratic convention in Philadelphia — by WikiLeaks.
NEW YORK — The former mistress of one-time Democratic presidential hopeful John Edwards says she “will always love” him and they’re “great co-parents” to their 8-year-old daughter. Rielle Hunter appeared alongside daughter Quinn in an interview aired Friday on ABC’s “Good Morning America.” Hunter praises Edwards for his parenting.
Three-quarters of Americans felt “positive” about Donald Trump’s nomination speech – in which he declared to be the voice of disaffected Americans and who can alone fix the country’s myriad ills, according to a snap poll.
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is not holding out hope of winning the Hillary Clinton veepstakes. Warren appeared Thursday night with Stephen Colbert, who asked: “Is there any chance that I could announce on my show tonight that you are Hillary’s VP pick?
MIAMI — Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as “a progressive who likes to get things done,” joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week’s Democratic National Convention.
What can you say about a girl who was born rich, rebelled against her family and died at 28? If that girl was a Kennedy — JFK’s favorite sister, no less — quite a lot, though only lately.
Americans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
MUNICH — Police were hunting Saturday for clues to explain why an 18-year-old German-Iranian man opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself.
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. — Authorities say two paramedics engaged in a “selfie war” by taking pictures with incapacitated patients. The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that 24-year old Kayla Renee Dubois was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts of interception and disclosure of oral communications.
Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as the Democratic candidate for vice president. “I’m thrilled to announce my running mate, @TimKaine, a man who’s devoted his life to fighting for others,” Clinton said in a tweet Friday night.
RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia’s highest court has struck down Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s executive order restoring voting rights to more than 206,000 felons. The Supreme Court of Virginia issued the ruling declaring the order unconstitutional late Friday afternoon.
A Moroccan man stabbed a mom and her three daughters while they were vacationing in the south of France because he caught the father scratching his crotch, according to media reports.
BATON ROUGE, La. — Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke announced Friday on his website that he plans to run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana. A registered Republican, he would be seeking an open seat vacated by Republican David Vitter.
Officials told residents of a small Colorado community not to drink or shower in tap water Thursday because one of the town’s wells may have been contaminated with THC, marijuana’s intoxicating chemical.