CBS News has suspended the veteran journalist after women accused him of sexual misconduct in interviews with The Washington Post."I deeply apologize for my inappropriate behavior," he said. »
Firefighters are among the 33 people injured in a pair of explosions and fire at a cosmetics plant in New York. There were two explosions at the factory, with the first reported at around 10:15 a.m. and the next about 25 minutes later. The factory is home to a business named Verla International, which describes itself as a contract packaging and filling company with over 40 lines of nail polish and 40 lines of other cosmetics and perfumes, according to the company's website.
President Donald Trump's namesake charitable foundation is being shut down, in keeping with previously announced plans. In a filing with the IRS last week, the foundation said it intends to dissolve and is seeking approval to distribute its remaining funds. "The foundation continues to cooperate with the New York attorney general's charities division, and as previously announced by the president, his advisers are working with the charities division to wind up the affairs of the foundation.
Travels by Trump campaign adviser Carter Page to meet with senior officials in Hungary during the 2016 presidential election are being closely examined by congressional investigators, given the increasingly close ties between Hungary and Russia and the role of the country as a hub for Russian intelligence activity. The Hungarian prime minister was the first foreign leader to endorse Donald Trump’s candidacy. Though characterized as a low-level volunteer, Page held high-level foreign policy meetings with Hungarian officials before the 2016 presidential election, ABC News has learned.
President Donald Trump announced Monday his intent to again formally designate North Korea a "state sponsor of terror" — a move designed to ramp up pressure on the rogue nation's aggressive acts in the region and further development of its nuclear program. The State Department's current list of state sponsors of terrorism includes Iran, Sudan and Syria and functions as a sort of sanctions blacklist against countries that the U.S. has deemed "repeatedly provided support for acts of international terrorism.""In addition to threatening the world by nuclear devastation, North Korea has repeatedly supported acts of international terrorism, including assassinations on foreign soil," Trump said during a Cabinet meeting at the White House on Monday. North Korea had been on the list for 20 years until 2008, when then-President George W. Bush removed the country in hopes it would jump-start peace talks.
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A consumer advocacy group is calling for a recall of all 2017 Chrysler Pacifica's because the federal government has received more than 50 complaints that say the minivans stalled during operation. In addition to its plea to Chrysler, the nonprofit Center for Auto Safety will file a petition with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Monday asking the agency to open a defect investigation, the group said. The automaker is aware of the complaints and routinely monitors the performance of its vehicles, company spokesman Eric Mayne said.
Della Reese, best known recently for her role as Tess on the hit TV series "Touched by an Angel," died Sunday, her family confirmed for ABC News. Details of her death were revealed in a statement from Reese's family and her longtime friend and co-star Roma Downey. "On behalf of her husband, Franklin Lett, and all her friends and family, I share with you the news that our beloved Della Reese has passed away peacefully at her California home last evening surrounded by love," the statement began.
A second trailer for director Ava DuVernay's adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s classic 1962 novel, "A Wrinkle in Time," debuted during Sunday's American Music Awards.The film stars Storm Reid as Meg Murry who, along with her brother Charles Wallace and her friend Calvin O'Keefe -- played by Deric McCabe and Levi Miller, respectively -- travel through time and space to find their missing father, portrayed by Chris Pine.D23 Expo: 'Aladdin' finds its star, the latest on 'A Wrinkle In Time', 'Star Wars' and moreOprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Zach Galifianakis and Mindy Kaling round out the ...
After less than glowing reviews from critics last week, "Justice League" earned the top spot at box offices this weekend, despite pulling in less than expected at an estimated $96 million domestically.
A Texas teenager has a forever home in time for the holidays after being adopted by his former teacher. “I really couldn’t sleep last night,” Anthony Berry, 16, told reporters last week after being adopted by Bennie Berry, who became a first-time mom. Anthony of Beaumont first met Berry last November when she was his English teacher.
President Donald Trump and the father of one of the UCLA basketball players caught shoplifting in China have become engaged in a so-called war of words. Last week LiAngelo Ball and two other UCLA players, Cody Riley and Jaden Hill, were detained in Shanghai after an incident that involved stealing a pair of sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store. The incident coincided with Trump's Asia trip, and he brought the issue up with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Whether you've been naughty or nice, you will need a reservation to sit on Santa's lap this holiday season at Macy's flagship store in New York City. "Santa's a popular guy, so the wait times to meet him have been quite long in previous years, especially on our busiest days," Macy's said in a statement posted to their website.
"I want to continue to cover it, be a part of its health and growth," Earnhardt, 43, who will remain in the world of NASCAR as a commentator, broadcasting races from the booth next season, said in an exclusive interview with ABC News' Michael Strahan. Earnhardt also opened up about the beginnings of his career, when he stepped out as a racer in the shadow of his late father, Dale Earnhardt Sr., a seven-time NASCAR champion.
The storm system that hit hard in the Midwest and the Northeast over the weekend has moved off the East Coast but behind it remain cold gusty winds and lake effect snow. Overall, 111 damaging storms were reported in 10 states from Mississippi to Ohio, including damage in central Indiana with straight line winds up to 85 mph. Now the storm has moved offshore, gusty winds and wind chills in the teens and 20s remain.
Debra Tate, sister of slain actress Sharon Tate, said she wasn't relieved on Sunday when she heard that Charles Manson, the notorious cult leader and convicted murderer responsible for her sister's death, had died in prison. "People are saying that this should be some kind of relief, but oddly enough, it really isn't," Debra Tate said in a phone interview. Sharon Tate, who was pregnant at the time, hairstylist Jay Sebring, heiress Abigail Folger, writer Wojciech Frykowski and teenager Steven Parent were fatally stabbed on Aug. 9, 1969, under the Manson's command.
"Star Wars" icon Harrison Ford became a real hero yet again Sunday when he stepped in to help a woman whose car had run off the road in California. Fire officials in Santa Paula, California, north of Los Angeles, confirm to ABC News that on Sunday afternoon, Ford helped a woman who was involved in a single-vehicle crash after her car veered off the side of the road into an embankment. Ford's rep had no comment on the incident to ABC News.
The American mom held hostage by the Taliban for five years says she was beaten and raped as she tried to protect her children from their captors. Caitlan Coleman Boyle, 31, from Stewartstown, Pennsylvania — who was abducted while traveling in Afghanistan with her husband, Joshua Boyle, 34, of Perth-Andover, Canada, and had three children in captivity — described the brutal treatment her family endured in captivity, in an exclusive broadcast interview with ABC News. “I would get beaten or hit or thrown on the ground,” Coleman Boyle said.
Gathering around the table to give thanks this Thanksgiving is something that can add years to your life, research shows. “The grateful mind reaps massive advantages in life,” Dr. Robert Emmons, a professor of psychology at the University of California, Davis and the founder a research lab that studies the effects of grateful living.
Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez, who died in the line of duty on Sunday, will be remembered as a loving and giving family man, according to a longtime friend. Martinez, a native of El Paso, had been a border agent since August 2013. "He would be the type of guy to give the shirt off his back and wouldn't ask for nothing in response," Emory Crawford, a lifelong friend of agent Martinez, told ABC affiliate KVIA Sunday.
The U.S. 7th Fleet ordered that all U.S. service members on the Japanese island of Okinawa be restricted to base and to their residences and prohibited their consumption of alcohol after a deadly crash involving a U.S. Marine. A U.S. Marine whom police say had a blood-alcohol content three times the legal level was allegedly involved in an accident on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa that left a 61-year-old Japanese man dead. The unidentified Marine was driving a truck that collided with a small truck at an intersection early Sunday morning in Naha, the main city in Okinawa, police said.
Notorious murderer and cult leader Charles Manson died at 83 of natural causes on Sunday evening, according to prison officials in California. Manson shocked the world with a series of brutal murders and his face became a symbol of evil for many as he displayed seemingly no remorse and made dark, menacing statements. Pregnant actress Sharon Tate, hairstylist Jay Sebring, heiress Abigail Folger, writer Wojciech Frykowski and teenager Steven Parent, were killed at Tate's rental home on Aug. 9.