Congresswoman takes secret trip to Syria

Jan 18 2017 - 9:07pm

Rep. Gabbard takes secret trip to Syria. (AP)Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq War veteran, made a fact-finding mission to the capital, Damascus.



Cabinet nominee fired an undocumented worker

Jan 18 2017 - 9:07pm

Wilbur Ross, Trump Cabinet pick, says he fired undocumented employee ahead of confirmation hearingWilbur Ross reveals during his Senate confirmation hearing that he let go one of his household staff over a lack of documentation.



Trump already locked down his 2020 slogan

Jan 18 2017 - 9:07pm

President-elect Donald Trump (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)President-elect Donald Trump has yet to take the oath of office, but he already picked his reelection slogan.



States with the largest obesity problems

Jan 18 2017 - 9:07pm

MAPS: America's $200 billion obesity problem by state and age groupThe $200 billion issue's level varies as you cross the country, with Louisiana topping the undesirable list.



The Obama era in photos

Jan 18 2017 - 9:07pm

The Obama era in photosPresident Barack Obama holds a news conference at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S. August 4, 2016. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)


Trump continues railing against John Lewis

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., testifies on Capitol Hill on Jan. 11. (Photo: Cliff Owen/AP)The president-elect fired off still more tweets ripping Rep. Lewis, four days after the initial assault.



Fort Lauderdale suspect blames 'mind control'

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Fort Lauderdale suspect blames "mind control." (AP)Alleged airport gunman Esteban Santiago tells investigators he was under government mind control before claiming to be inspired by ISIS.



Orlando gunman's wife faces charges

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

An Orlando resident wears an "Orlando Strong" T-shirt during a vigil at Lake Eola Park for victims of an early morning shooting attack at a gay nightclub in OrlandoShe is accused of knowingly aiding and abetting her husband, Omar Mateen, and misleading police.



German court rejects ban on neo-Nazi party

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

A supporter of Germany's National Democratic Party. (AP)The country's high court rules that the political group does not pose an existential threat to the republic.



Abortions drop to lowest level since 1974

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Abortions in U.S. drop to lowest level since 1974. (AP)According to a new survey, abortions for women between 15-44 have reached their lowest rates since the passage of Roe v. Wade.



White House blasts Trump pick on stock buy

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Elevator doors close on Rep. Tom Price as he arrives at Trump Tower. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)Tom Price, the president-elect's choice for health secretary, is facing a call for an investigation into a vote he cast in 2016.



Obama won't keep one high-profile promise

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

White House rips Trump health pick over stock dealThe detention facility at Guantánamo Bay won't close by the time the president leaves office, his press secretary admits.



Obama commutes Chelsea Manning’s sentence

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

An undated photo provided by the U.S. Army showing Pfc. Chelsea Manning. (U.S. Army via AP)The former Army intelligence analyst was sentenced to 35 years in prison for leaking classified information in 2010 to WikiLeaks.



Some taxpayers can expect refund delays

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Audio contradicts Trump on Putin meeting

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

New audio proves Trump and Putin have met. (AP)In 2015, the president-elect told a radio host that he had met the Russian president, saying he "got along with him great."



What the inauguration costs, and who pays

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Construction on the platform in preparation for inauguration ceremonies. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)Public funds are involved, but so are private donations, which have increased markedly over the past 40 years.



AARP's top 4 priorities for Trumpcare

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins. (Yahoo Finance)The advocacy group points to basic policy principles that will continue to be key for Americans 50 and older.



Obama pardons 'favorite general' in leak case

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Retired Marine Gen. James Cartwright arrives at U.S. District Court in Washington on Oct. 17. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)Gen. James Cartwright was convicted of lying to the FBI as it probed a leak about efforts to sabotage Iran's nuclear program.



What Manning's clemency means for Assange

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

What Chelsea Manning's clemency means for Julian Assange. (AP)Last week WikiLeaks tweeted that its founder would "agree to U.S. extradition" if Chelsea Manning were given clemency.



Deadly superbug resists antibiotics

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Deadly superbug infection resists antibiotics. (ABC News)Concerns have been raised since the death of a woman with a bacterial infection that resisted all FDA-approved treatments.



First gorilla born in a zoo dies at 60

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Colo died less than a month after her 60th birthday. (AP)Colo, who became the oldest known living gorilla in the U.S., passed away in her sleep at the Columbus Zoo.



Trump: Part of GOP tax plan 'too complicated'

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Trump calls a key part of the Republican tax plan 'too complicated'The president-elect says he has issues with the border adjustment element of the House Republican plan.



Search for Flight MH370 ended after 3 years

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Flight Officer Jack Chen on a Royal Australian Air Force P-3 Orion over the southern Indian Ocean in March, 2014. (Rob Griffith/AP)In suspending their hunt for the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777, officials end the most expensive, complex search in aviation history.



Putin: U.S. administration undermining Trump

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a New Year reception in the Kremlin. (Mikhail Klimentyev/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)Russia's president says the Obama administration is trying to "undermine the legitimacy of the president-elect."



2,700 jobs offshored by Trump’s Commerce pick

Jan 17 2017 - 9:04pm

Donald Coy is pictured in front of the former manufacturing plant in Canton, OhioWilbur Ross, who specialized in turning around troubled companies, eliminated a large number of American jobs as part of that effort.