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A federal court ordered a halt Tuesday to President Donald Trump's order barring openly transgender people from serving in the military. The court issued a preliminary injunction that was publicly announced by the American Civil Liberties Union, which is a part of the lawsuit against the ban. The legal move stops any ban on transgender individuals from serving in or being recruited by the military and allows any transition-related surgeries to take place if those are a part of the individual's medical plan.
Eight of the 11 have been rescued and are in good condition, the Navy said. Search and rescue efforts continue for the other three people on board the aircraft when it went down. The crash, which took place about 500 nautical miles (575 miles) southeast of Okinawa, Japan, happened at 2:45 p.m. local time, which is 12:45 a.m. ET.
The United Nations Command in control of the border between the two Koreas released dramatic video footage on Tuesday of what happened when a North Korean solider defected to the South earlier this month. The video shows the defector speeding south in a Jeep, before getting out, pursued by North Korean soldiers who open fire on the man, and later dragged to freedom by South Korean soldiers after being shot at least five times. The surveillance video also showed one of the North Korean guards step across the demarcation line, a violation of the ceasefire agreement, while chasing and shooting after the defector as he ran for freedom.
The remains of two individuals have been found in the rubble of a Pennsylvania senior living community that burned down in a massive fire last Thursday. Authorities discovered the first victim of the Barclays Friends Senior Living Community fire in West Chester, Pennsylvania early Tuesday morning. The second victim was found Tuesday afternoon, and crews are continuing to search for the remains of two other individuals previously reported missing.
Now, a new study suggests that nearly half of the country’s cancers may be preventable through decisions we make every day. Researchers with the American Cancer Society looked at data on cancer incidence and deaths, finding that 42 percent of all cancer cases in the United States -– and nearly half of all cancer deaths – are linked to preventable risk factors like cigarette smoking, exposure to secondhand smoke, excess body weight, alcohol intake and dietary choices. Cigarette smoking, in particular, was connected to far more cancer cases and deaths than any other single risk factor, accounting for 19 percent of all cancer cases and 28.8 percent of deaths.
"I voted for Hilary Clinton, But I'm a strong Second Amendment supporter," said Lara Smith the president of the California chapter of the Liberal Gun Club.
Multiple women shared their personal stories of alleged incidents with Rose with The Washington Post and Business Insider.
Meghan McCain and Ben Domenech wed each other Tuesday in Arizona, a publicist for "The View" co-host confirmed to ABC News Tuesday night. The wedding comes just three weeks after McCain, 33, and the conservative writer, 35, formally announced their engagement. “Meghan McCain and Ben Domenech were married today at the McCain family lodge in Sedona, Arizona,” a representative for McCain told People.
Speaking to reporters on the White House South Lawn before leaving Washington to travel to Florida for the Thanksgiving holiday, Trump stopped short of fully endorsing Moore — whose candidacy and two stints as Alabama chief justice attracted controversy even before the sexual impropriety allegations — but attacked Moore's Democratic opponent, Doug Jones. "We don't need a liberal person in there," said Trump.
Following accusations of sexual abuse by gymnasts McKayla Maroney and Aly Raisman, their former teammate Gabby Douglas came forward Tuesday with her accusation. ABC News has contacted a lawyer for Nassar for comment on Douglas' accusation. Douglas' tweet caused backlash on social media and even drew criticism from teammate Simone Biles.
The actress, 36, was spotted shopping in London’s Chelsea neighborhood today. Markle has joined Harry in his two-bedroom home at Nottingham Cottage located just behind Prince William and Princess Kate's apartment in Kensington Palace.
A federal grand jury returned a 22-count indictment Tuesday against Sayfullo Saipov in connection with the deadly terror attack on Manhattan's West Side on Halloween. The indictment treats the Islamic State, in whose name Saipov told police he carried out the attack, like a mafia family. It charges Saipov with murder in aid of racketeering, a charge federal prosecutors typically use in organized crime cases.
The search for a missing Argentine submarine is entering the "critical" stage, the country's navy said today. The ARA San Juan, which is carrying 44 crew members on board, was last heard from last Wednesday. Searchers continued today to search an area of over 186,000 square miles in the Atlantic Ocean off Argentina where it is thought the San Juan vanished.
Lasseter, 60, was named the chief creative officer of animation for the Walt Disney Co. in 2006 and is regularly listed as an executive producer on animated Disney films. "We are committed to maintaining an environment in which all employees are respected and empowered to do their best work," a spokesperson for Disney told ABC News in a statement.
A North Korean soldier made a desperate dash to freedom in a jeep and then on foot, being shot at least five times as he limped across the border and was rescued by South Korean soldiers.
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are expecting their second child. Teigen made the announcement on Instagram today, posting a cute video of their 1-year-old daughter Luna touching her mother's belly. "It's John's!" Teigen wrote on Instagram, in case there was any doubt.
Get ready, leave home a little earlier and be prepared to stand in heavy airport lines because 50.9 million Americans are expected to travel over this year’s Thanksgiving holiday according to the American Automobile Association. A growing economy and low unemployment rates are to thank for this according to AAA. If traveling by car, expect to pay a little more in gas prices due to cost surge in gas prices.
In this batch of reviews we have what is most likely the late Sharon Jones’ final record with Dap-Kings, Barenaked Ladies' new record with a humorous title, Morrissey’s outspoken new record and a knowledge-packed new set from rapper Talib Kweli. Sharon Jones died last November after a battle with pancreatic cancer, but beforehand, her band, the Dap-Kings, were able to lay down “Soul of a Woman" -- a vintage slice of Jones’ work. This is the sound of Jones in her element, delivering soul work-ups like “Matter of Time” and “Sail On!” one moment and timeless ballads like “Searching for a New Day” and “When I Saw Your Face” the next.
CBS has fired veteran journalist Charlie Rose after multiple women accused him of sexual misconduct. "This followed the revelation yesterday of extremely disturbing and intolerable behavior said to have revolved around his PBS program," the statement read in part. NEW: CBS News terminates Charlie Rose following allegations of sexual misconduct.
After five days, one of the most wanted men in Pennsylvania was finally arrested in Hazelwood. Rahmael Sal Holt, 29, is in custody and facing murder charges for allegedly fatally shooting rookie New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw during a traffic stop inside the parking lot of the Assemblies of God Church. Authorities said Tavon Jamere Harper was behind the wheel of the SUV that blew a stop sign and that's when Shaw, 25, allegedly attempted to pull over him and his passenger Holt on Leishman Avenue.
Perhaps the most daunting thing about Thanksgiving is not navigating the travel, the traffic or the mountains of food, but rather navigating the dinner conversation while keeping the peace. "Remember that you can endure just about anything for one day, and that includes uncomfortable family settings," Sharon Schweitzer, founder of Protocol & Etiquette Worldwide, told ABC News. Stick with neutral conversational starters that won’t provoke a heated debate, such as sports, movies or upcoming holiday plans, Schweitzer suggests.