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Police Respond to White Powder Sent to NJ Hotels Near Super Bowl

Police Respond to White Powder Sent to NJ Hotels Near Super Bowl

Andrew Burton/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — An early test for heightened security measures in place for Super Bowl XLVIII came Friday afternoon when a post office and six hotels near MetLife Stadium reported they received envelopes with what law enforcemen…

Justin Bieber Cleared to Enter US After Plane Held

Justin Bieber Cleared to Enter US After Plane Held

Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images(TETERBORO, N.J.) — Justin Bieber is free to enter the U.S. hours after his private plane was stopped and held at Teterboro Airport Friday afternoon on suspicion that marijuana was on board, sources confirmed to ABC News.T…

Scoreboard Roundup – 1/31/14

Scoreboard Roundup – 1/31/14

Getty Images/Hemera(NEW YORK) —  NBA:  Orlando Magic 113 (13-35) – Milwaukee Bucks 102 (8-38)
Atlanta Hawks 125 (24-21) – Philadelphia 76ers 99 (15-32)
Memphis Grizzlies 94 (25-20) – Minnesota Timberwolves 90 (23-23)
Oklahoma City Thunder 12…

First US Navy Warship Heads to Black Sea as Potential Backup for Sochi

First US Navy Warship Heads to Black Sea as Potential Backup for Sochi

SEIRON BAROIAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The USS Mount Whitney left its homeport of Gaeta, Italy, Friday — the first of two U.S. Navy ships that will be operating in the Black Sea during the Sochi Olympics, Pentagon officials said.The other…

Princess Cruises, Passengers Differ on Reason Behind Early Return

Princess Cruises, Passengers Differ on Reason Behind Early Return

Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Glove via Getty Images(HOUSTON) — Yet another cruise ship with a suspected norovirus outbreak found itself back in port early Friday, though a spokeswoman for the cruise line said fog was to blame for the return.Princess Cruise…

QB Max Wittek to Transfer from USC

QB Max Wittek to Transfer from USC

iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) —  USC quarterback Max Wittek has informed the team’s coaching staff that he will transfer after the end of the spring semester.
Wittek told the Los Angeles Times that he intends to skip spring practice, gradua…

More Losses to End a Sour Month on Wall Street

More Losses to End a Sour Month on Wall Street

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The markets close the book on weak trading in January with another loss.  Stocks rebounded Friday from sharp early losses only to plunge again just before the bell.The Dow Jones Industrial Average called it a month d…

Gynecology Board Allows Treatment for Men

Gynecology Board Allows Treatment for Men

Photodisc/Thinkstock(DALLAS) — A professional board for obstetricians and gynecologists reversed a major term requiring that doctors only see female patients. The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, who made the announcement Thursday, clarifi…

One CIA Lawyer Could’ve Stopped Waterboarding Before It Started, Here’s Why He Didn’t

One CIA Lawyer Could’ve Stopped Waterboarding Before It Started, Here’s Why He Didn’t

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — On Sept. 11, 2001, after three passenger planes had slammed into the World Trade Center towers in New York and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and while another hijacked plane was still unaccounted for, the …

Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Will Not Need Surgery

Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Will Not Need Surgery

Scott Cunningham/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has a long offseason ahead of him as far as rehabbing the shoulder that plagued him all last season, but wont need surgery.
Pierre-Paul told Conor Orr of t…

Former Christie Ally Alleges Governor Knew About Lane Closures

Former Christie Ally Alleges Governor Knew About Lane Closures

Andrew Burton/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — David Wildstein, the former Port Authority official who oversaw the George Washington Bridge lane closings that lead to the bridgegate scandal, said Friday that “evidence exists” that Gov. Chris Christie knew abo…

300 Companies Join Obama in Commitment to Help Long-Term Unemployed

300 Companies Join Obama in Commitment to Help Long-Term Unemployed

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — President Obama teamed up Friday with 300 U.S. companies, including Apple and Wal-Mart, to ensure the long-term unemployed are given a “fair shot” when they apply for jobs. &ldquo…

Keystone XL Pipeline Clears Major Hurdle with Release of Final Environmental Study

Keystone XL Pipeline Clears Major Hurdle with Release of Final Environmental Study

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The Keystone XL pipeline Friday passed a crucial milestone. The State Department’s final environmental impact study declared the huge project would not significantly add to greenhouse gas emissions.But while t…

Then and Now: Obama’s Stance on Path to Citizenship

Then and Now: Obama’s Stance on Path to Citizenship

White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — President Obama has long said any immigration reform bill should include a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. But as House Republicans discuss potentially providing undocumented immigrants a …

Target, Neiman Marcus Execs to Testify at Data Breach Senate Hearing

Target, Neiman Marcus Execs to Testify at Data Breach Senate Hearing

Target(WASHINGTON) — Executives from Target and Neiman Marcus will testify at a Senate hearing on data breaches on Tuesday.  The Senate Judiciary Committee will hear from Neiman Marcus head, Michael Kingston, and Target Vice President and CFO Joh…

Girl Has Second Brain Surgery to Alleviate Painful ‘Suicide Disease’

Girl Has Second Brain Surgery to Alleviate Painful ‘Suicide Disease’

ABC News(NEW YORK) — When KatieRose Hamilton has a headache, she can’t just take an aspirin and lie down. Instead her headaches, which are related to a condition called trigeminal neuralgia, leave her incapacitated, unable to do anything but lie…

Sochi Emergency Simulation Found Flaws in Russian Plans

Sochi Emergency Simulation Found Flaws in Russian Plans

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images(MOSCOW) — In early December officials at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow huddled together to run a simulation in hopes of answering an important question: If there was a mass casualty incident at the Sochi Olympics, like…

Olive Garden Offering Free Babysitting to Customers

Olive Garden Offering Free Babysitting to Customers

Getty Images(ORLANDO, Fla.) — Want a date night, but have no one to watch the kids? Not to worry — Olive Garden has you covered.
On Feb. 7, the national Italian chain is partnering with My Gym, a children’s fitness franchise, to offer free baby…

Meatball the Fat Cat Heads to Feline Fat Farm

Meatball the Fat Cat Heads to Feline Fat Farm

KNXV/ABC News(MARICOPA COUNTY, Ariz.) — It’s pretty easy to figure out why this fat cat is named Meatball.The short-haired domestic feline weighs 36 pounds and “is the biggest cat I’ve ever seen,” Melissa Gable of Maricopa Coun…

Little Girl’s Priceless Reaction to Baby Brother News

Little Girl’s Priceless Reaction to Baby Brother News

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — This 3-year-old wasted no time making it clear how unhappy she was with news she was getting a baby brother, rather than a baby sister.“Here we are, sitting in the Macy’s parking lot,” the little girl&rs…

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