(NEW YORK) -- At least 9 million deaths a year can be attributed to pollution, according to a new report published in The Lancet.The Lancet Commission on Pol...

Read More

(WASHINGTON) -- Retired four-star U.S. Army Gen. David Petraeus said the military is "fiercely protective” of the freedoms of speech and expression “even if that includes criticizing us.” This is a different view than th...

Read More

(NEW YORK) -- The holidays are coming up fast, but it’s not too late to score some big savings on travel. FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney said that if you want some of the “cheapest airfare prices of the year,” pick those of...

Read More

(KNOXVILLE, Tenn.) -- A freight train derailed Saturday night in North Knoxville, Tennessee, slamming into nearby buildings.According to ABC affiliate WATE-TV, the train consisted of three locomotives and 68 railcars. Twenty of those cars...

Read More

(SEOUL, South Korea) -- Off the coast of the Korean Peninsula, U.S. and South Korean Navy ships prepared for an event they hope will never happen: a North Korean land and air attack against the south.The annual bilateral Maritime Counter...

Read More

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:AMERICAN LEAGUEHouston 4, N.Y. Yankees 0 NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONToronto 128, Philadelphia 94Orlando 114, Cleveland 93...

Read More

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump has promised to help cover the mounting legal costs for White House staff members caught up in the investigations of Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election, a White House official told A...

Read More

(HOUSTON) -- The Houston Astros have advanced to the World Series for the second time in franchise history. The Astros defeated the New York Yankees 4-0 in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park on Saturday night...

Read More

(WASHINGTON) -- More than two weeks after four U.S. soldiers were killed during an ambush in Niger, new details about how the events unfolded have emerged.A senior U.S. intelligence official familiar with the event tells ABC News that the...

Read More

(HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) -- U.S. Army Sgt. La David Johnson, who was among four American service members killed in Niger earlier this month, was laid to rest in his home state of Florida on Saturday.A flag-covered coffin holding Johnson's remain...

Read More

(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) -- One couple wants families to think twice about having their kids dress up in violent and bloody Halloween costumes.Amanda Hanig and Jordon Gillis, who've been together for 17 years and have two children, told ABC Ne...

Read More

(WASHINGTON) -- The liberation of Raqqa on Friday marked a historic end to the physical caliphate declared by ISIS in June of 2014.Syrian Democratic Forces, who fought for months to reclaim the city, celebrated in Naim Square this week --...

Read More

(PARKERSBURG, W.V.) -- West Virginia residents are being warned to avoid exposure to the billowing smoke from a fire at an old tool plant now being used for storing plastics.Firefighters responded to the blaze at a former Ames tool plant...

Read More

(NEW YORK) -- Move over, kids! The dogs had their day to show off their Halloween costumes at the 27th annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in New York City.Nearly 10,000 dog lovers came out to Tompkins Square Park on Saturday, hom...

Read More