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Agent Was Targeted Because She Was 'Woman That Worked Alone'

The man accused of kidnapping and killing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter said today she was targeted because she was "a woman that worked alone."



Secret Service Director: White House Intrusion 'Unacceptable'

Director Julia Pierson was grilled by lawmakers today.





Chiefs Player Shouldn't Have Been Penalized for Prayer: NFL

A spokesman for the NFL said that the Kansas City Chiefs player who was penalized after kneeling in prayer in the end zone in last night's game should not have been flagged.





HK Leader Says China Adamant; Students Seek Talks

Hong Kong leader says Beijing won't budge, as democracy protesters stick to deadline





1 Student Shot; 2nd in Custody at NC High School

Student shot at North Carolina high school after argument; 2nd student in custody





Nigerian Ebola Hoax Results in Two Deaths

Twenty more were hospitalized after drinking excessive amounts of salt water.





US-Led Airstrikes Hit Islamic State Near Turkey

US-led airstrikes target Islamic State group outside Kurdish town near border with Turkey





New Afghan President Tore Page Straight From Obama-Like Playbook

Ashraf Ghani's adviser shares three simple rules for winning the election.





Michigan AD Admits Mistakes in Playing Quarterback

University of Michigan quarterback Shane Morris appeared to suffer a mild concussion Saturday ??? but was kept in the game due to miscommunications and confusion among sideline personnel, athletic director Dave Brandon admitted in a statement.





Marathon Bombing Suspects' Sister Faces NYC Judge

Boston Marathon bombing suspects' sister denies making New York telephone threat





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Transgender Teacher Who Fought School Boards Dies

Lily McBeth, teacher who became reluctant symbol of transgender rights movement, dies at 80



6 Secret Service Safeguards Breached By White House Intruder

It has now been made clear that there were a half dozen steps that were not taken by the Secret Service during the close call, just minutes after the Obamas left the building.



Confederate's Grave Has Wrong Name; VA Won't Fix

Descendant says Confederate soldier's gravestone has the wrong name, but the VA won't fix it



UN: Islamic State Forcing Thousands to Flee Syria

UN humanitarian chief: Islamic State group forcing thousands to flee Syria as its grip expands



1 Student Shot; 2nd in Custody at NC High School

Student shot at North Carolina high school after argument; 2nd student in custody



Marathon Bombing Suspects' Sister Faces NYC Judge

Boston Marathon bombing suspects' sister denies making New York telephone threat



Shooter Takes Stand in Loud Music Killing Case

Man who fatally shot teenager in argument over loud music takes stand in 2nd trial



Realtor's Body Found; Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Body of Arkansas real estate agent found; suspect pleads not guilty to murder, other charges



Agent Was Targeted Because She Was 'Woman That Worked Alone'

The man accused of kidnapping and killing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter said today she was targeted because she was "a woman that worked alone."



Records, Photos of Famed US WWII Bombers Go Online

Group works to digitize thousands of photos, military records of famed WWII's 'Long Rangers'



Watch: Escaping the Paniq Room

In under an hour, Alex Stone must escape from a locked panic room, or else...



Watch: Suspect in Hannah Graham Disappearance Tied to 2009 Murder, Police Say

Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington went missing in Charlottesville, Va., in 2009.



Watch: Nov. 20, 2013: Ben Bradlee Awarded Medal of Freedom

President Obama rewards the former Washington Post editor for his reporting during Vietnam and Watergate.



Watch: June 1, 2005: Ted Koppel Interviews Ben Bradlee

Bradlee describes the pressure of reporting on the Watergate scandal for The Washington Post.



Watch: June 5, 2005: Keeping Deep Throat's Identity Secret

In an interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos, Ben Bradlee says now "the world knows what I know."



Watch: Michigan Coach Defends Keeping QB on Field; Hong Kong's 'Umbrella Revolution' Intensifies

Ash and toxic gases halt search after volcano in Japan erupts, jury selection begins in Jodi Arias' death penalty trial, and George Clooney marries Amal Alamuddin in civil ceremony.



Watch: Einstein Bros. Bagels to Be Sold in $374 Million Purchase Equation

German holding firm agrees buy out Einstein Noah Restaurant Group.



Watch: Michigan Coach Explains Shane Morris Situation

Brady Hoke says medical personnel make calls about possible player concussions, not him.



Watch: Four College Softball Players Killed in Bus Crash

A tractor-trailer drove through an interstate median and struck a bus carrying athletes from North Central Texas College.



Watch: Search for Climbers After Volcanic Eruption in Japan

ABC's Mara Schiavocampo reports on today's top stories.



Full Episode: Nightline 9/29: Risking It All to Capture One of World's Fiercest Volcanoes

Volcano Hunters Get into Trouble at Violent Indonesian Volcano; GoPro Inventor Shows Off Incredible Shots New Camera Can Get



Full Episode: WN 9/29: GoPro Billionaires

University of Michigan football coach under fire; George Clooney's weekend wedding.



Full Episode: GMA 9/29: Congress Calls for Investigation Into Chicago Airport Chaos

Child Paralysis Cases May Be Linked to Enterovirus 68; Car Loans May Come With Kill Switch Condition



Full Episode: This Week 9/28: Have Airstrikes in Syria Been Successful Against ISIS?

Guests: John Boehner, Bill O'Reilly, Matt Bai, Laura Ingraham, Matthew Dowd, Keith Ellison


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Protesters Fill Hong Kong Streets as Deadline Looms

Pro-democracy protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong Tuesday, one day ahead of a deadline for governmental reform.



Luck, Instinct Determined Fates of Volcano Hikers

Survivors' tales show luck, split-second decisions determined fates of hikers on Japan volcano



Afghanistan, US Sign Long-Awaited Security Pact

Afghanistan, sign security pact with US to allow US forces in country past end of year



Cyprus Police: Precious Degas Painting Stolen

Cyprus police say thieves take Degas painting worth millions from collector's home



Georgia Orders Zhvania Exhumed

Exhumation ordered in decade-old death of Georgian prime minister



Gaza Lions Sent to Jordan After War Damages Zoo

Gaza lions en route to Jordan via Israel after zoo damaged in war



US-Led Airstrikes Hit Islamic State Near Turkey

US-led airstrikes target Islamic State group outside Kurdish town near border with Turkey



Egypt President Gives Army Control of Arms Imports

Egyptian president amends law to give military control over arms imports



Algeria Opposition Warns Over President's Absence

Algerian opposition politician warns country paralyzed due to ailing president's absence



UK Conservatives Seek TV, Online Ban on Extremists

British Conservatives plan power to ban extremists from airwaves, social media



HK Leader Says China Adamant; Students Seek Talks

Hong Kong leader says Beijing won't budge, as democracy protesters stick to deadline



Watch: A Family's Struggle to Overcome the Ebola Virus in Liberia

ABC News' Dr. Besser captures the moment a family is defeated by the virus as health officials try to contain it.



Watch: Thousands of Students in Hong Kong Rally in Pro-Democracy Protests

???Occupy Central??? demonstrators bring Hong Kong???s financial district to standstill.



Watch: Refugees Watch Battle in Hometown From Syria-Turkey Border

ABC News' Terry Moran is on the Turkey/Syria border as ISIS fighters battle Syrians.



Watch: Day in Pictures: 9/29/14

Images from across the globe: Iraqi Militiamen On Guard, Netanyahu Addresses United Nations, Newlyweds Tour Venice



Watch: Pro-Democracy Protesters Face Tear Gas in Hong Kong

The demonstrators' numbers have expanded, bringing parts of the city to a standstill.



Watch: Campaign Against ISIS Intensifies on Newly Opened Front on Turkish Border

Terry Moran travels to Kobane, Syria, where a new front has opened on the Turkish border.



Watch: Monster Truck Crashes into Crowd

Dozens injured at show in the Netherlands.



Watch: On Board the USS George H.W. Bush as Airstrikes Hit ISIS Forces

ABC News' Martha Raddatz reports from the aircraft carrier where flight operations run 24 hours a day.



Watch: UK Approves Airstrikes: Reactions From the Streets of London

British residents share divided opinions over Parliament's decision to bomb ISIS targets.



Watch: Day in Pictures: 9/26/14

Images from across the globe: Protests Near Parliament, Obama Addresses Global Health Summit, Cycling World Championships in Spain, Clooney Expected to Wed



Full Episode: Nightline 9/29: Risking It All to Capture One of World's Fiercest Volcanoes

Volcano Hunters Get into Trouble at Violent Indonesian Volcano; GoPro Inventor Shows Off Incredible Shots New Camera Can Get



Full Episode: WN 9/29: GoPro Billionaires

University of Michigan football coach under fire; George Clooney's weekend wedding.



Full Episode: GMA 9/29: Congress Calls for Investigation Into Chicago Airport Chaos

Child Paralysis Cases May Be Linked to Enterovirus 68; Car Loans May Come With Kill Switch Condition



Full Episode: This Week 9/28: Have Airstrikes in Syria Been Successful Against ISIS?

Guests: John Boehner, Bill O'Reilly, Matt Bai, Laura Ingraham, Matthew Dowd, Keith Ellison


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7 Questions for Secret Service Director Julia Pierson

On the heels of the Washington Post???s revelation that the armed man who scaled the White House fence earlier this month not only entered the executive mansion but bolted past a guard and into the East Room, the Secret Service has come under fire once again.



Bill Gates Takes a Stand on Ebola

America's richest man has a plan to fight Ebola, and he isn't shy about trumpeting its greatest benefactor: the United States.



College Laughing Gas Tale a 'Long Time Ago' for Rand Paul

A profile in the New Yorker traces Rand Paul from child to politician.



Secret Service Director: White House Intrusion 'Unacceptable'

Director Julia Pierson was grilled by lawmakers today.



Grill on the Hill: Secret Service Edition

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES WHAT WE LEARNED: ABC???s PIERRE THOMAS, MIKE LEVINE and JOHN PARKINSON reported yesterday that the man who broke into the White House two weeks ago was able to make his way far into the property before being tackled in the...



Why Mitt Romney, Barbra Streisand and Karl Rove Keep Emailing You

You???ve been getting a lot of emails, so I???ll make this quick: These past few days Mitt Romney has been flooding inboxes with emails that begin exactly like the sentence above. The chances you???ve received an email from Mitt Romney are high if you have...



White House Intruder Got Farther Than Previously Thought

He was tackled near the East Room, according to sources.



Why Americans View a Growing Economy With Growing Unrest

The stock market recently hit record highs, unemployment has dropped significantly in the last few years, and the GDP growth has been strong lately, so do Americans react to this seeming economic "boom" by singing the song from the Lego movie, "Everything is Awesome"? Hardly, and quite the contrary. Today, in every single poll, at least two-thirds of Americans think the country is on the wrong track or are dissatisfied with the direction we are going.



3 Times Obama Administration Was Warned About ISIS

Did the intelligence community underestimate ISIS or did the President? In his 60 Minutes interview, the President seemed to put the blame on the intelligence community, saying ???I think they underestimated what had been taking place in Syria.??? At the White House daily briefing, Press Secretary Josh Earnest cast the net quite a bit wider: ???Everybody was surprised to see the rapid advance that ISIL was able to make from Syria across the Iraqi border,??? said Earnest. But, wait a minute: for nearly a year, senior officials in the US government have been warning about the alarming rise of ISIS, or ISIL as the terrorist group is also known, and the inability of the Iraqi government to confront the threat.



The Supremes Tackle Gay Marriage

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES CONSIDER THIS: Hovering over??the Supreme Court???s 2014 docket of interesting cases is the blockbuster issue of gay marriage. According to ABC???s Supreme Court watcher ARIANE DE VOGUE, the justices will meet behind closed doors today to discuss whether to hear...



Watch: Did President Obama Miss Warnings About The ISIS Threat?

ABC's Jonathan Karl asks the White House whether the president heard early warnings from his top advisors.



Watch: Sarah Palin Says White House Located at 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue

Former vice presidential nominee misstates the White House's address at the Values Voter Summit in Washington.



Watch: Ted Cruz Reveals Parents' Struggle With Alcohol

The Texas senator says his father left him and his mother, returned after finding Christ.



Watch: Attorney General Eric Holder Announces Resignation

Pres. Obama makes remarks on the AG leaving his post.



Watch: President Obama Remarks on AG Holder Resignation

After nearly six years, Holder announced he will be leaving his post.



Watch: Attorney General Eric Holder Set To Resign

First African-American Attorney General set to retire after nearly six years at post.



Watch: Eric Holder Faces Tough Questions at Confirmation Hearing

Barack Obama's nominee for attorney general appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee in January 2009.



Watch: Obama Tackles Ebola at the U.N.

President Obama addresses the United Nations on the Ebola virus outbreak, rallies world leaders to do more.



Watch: Eric Holder on 'Demanding Job' of Being US Attorney General

Holder spoke to ABC News' Pierre Thomas about the family sacrifices he's made while serving in the Obama administration.



Watch: Eric Holder Sworn In as US Attorney General

Vice President Joe Biden administered the oath at the Justice Department on February 3, 2009.



7 Signs the 2016 Presidential Race Has Begun

A slew of possible presidential hopefuls are making a mad dash for Iowa.



Six Top Democrats Who Aren't So Ready For Hillary

Some major Democrats stay distant from Clinton's presidential prospects.



Why Political E-Mails Are Getting Even Weirder

Like car salesmen itchy to make quota, political campaigns ooze with desperation as the first of each new month approaches. The Federal Election Commission counts donations monthly in an election year like this one, and candidates get eager to post impressive numbers before the deadline as signs of momentum and strength. So they soak their backers in pleadings, proddings, urgings, come-ons and sometimes even threats all via email -- a source of campaign fundraising that???s exploded over the last decade.



2014's Weirdest And Wackiest Campaign Ads So Far

As one campaign ad ironically admits, nobody likes political ads. But we think you???ll get a kick out of these. From castrated hogs to talking dogs, the ads may lack gravitas -- but they seem designed to attract attention.



Cory Booker Brings Selfie Obsession to the Senate

Cory Booker is trying to make selfies in our nation's cool again, one senator at a time.



Photos: Michelle Obama Tries Tai Chi in China

As she enters her 50s, a look at the first lady's life and times.


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Billionaires' First Jobs: From Warren Buffett to Oprah

Not all tycoons grow up with trust funds and silver spoons. Forbes' 33rd list of the 400 richest Americans includes self-made billionaires and a fair share of entrepreneurs who came from poor immigrant families. Every story has a beginning, and we thought the first jobs of these billionaires were noteworthy beginnings.



ATM, Overdraft Fees Hit Record Highs

If you're in a bind to get cash from an ATM, make sure the machine is in your banking network. Otherwise, you might have to fork over a fee of $4.35, which is the average cost of going outside your ATM network, according to Bankrate.com.



What Order Do You Pay Bills When You Can???t Pay Them All?

An illness or job loss can overwhelm a household budget that had been working just fine. You think you have all the bases covered -- and then something goes horribly wrong and suddenly there are more payments due than there is money. Which bill do you pay first?



Grain Lower, Livestock Mostly Higher

Grain lower the CBOT, cattle mixed and pork higher on the CME



Walgreen Posts 4Q Loss on Alliance-Boots Charge

Walgreen matches adjusted 4Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts but posts $239M loss



US Consumer Confidence Slides in September

US consumer confidence falls in September after 4 months of gains



Who Is the Man Replacing the 'Bond King'?

After Bill Gross' resignation, Pimco turns to insider to keep firm going



US Stocks Edge Lower in Early Trading

US stock inch lower in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal



US Home Prices Rise at Slowest Pace in 20 Months

US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales



US Stocks Edge Higher in Early Trading

US stock inch higher in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal



EBay to Spin Off PayPal Into Separate Business

Activist investor Carl Icahn has urged EBay to split off its payments business.



Johnson & Johnson Buying Alios for $1.75B

Johnson & Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion



5 Signs That the Stock Market May Melt Up

The historic market decline of 2008???09 has since been ruefully referred to as the ???market meltdown.?????The decline scared??money out of stocks and??into cash??for??one, two and??even three years after the market started ascending in 2009. Fears of a repeat prompted many to sell low, only to buy high??when??getting back in.



Watch: EBay Auctioning Off PayPal

EBay is set to break off PayPal into a standalone, publicly-traded company by 2015.



Watch: PIMCO Losing Big Bucks

Global investment firm PIMCO is suffering from a big bond sell-off in the wake of the departure of co-founder, Bill Gross.



Watch: Janus Jumps While Pimco Slumps

Bond fund trader Bill Gross leaves firm he founded.



Watch: Default Rates Drop on Student Loans

The percentage of borrowers who have defaulted on student loans is dropping, an encouraging sign for the overall economy



Watch: KB Home Misses the Mark

One of the nation's top new-home builders, KB Home, reports that its 3rd quarter revenues are far below expectations



Watch: Inside Google's Culture and Leadership New Book Tells 'How Google Works'

Google's Chairman Eric Schmidt sits down with Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz 9.23.2014



Watch: Everything You Need to Know About Eric Schmidt in 57 Seconds

Google's Chairman joins Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz



Watch: Eric Schmidt Thinks This is The Worst Thing in America

Google's Chairman joins Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz



Watch: Eric Schmidt's Message To Tim Cook

Watch Google's Chairman with Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz



Watch: What Does Eric Schmidt Think about Julian Assange's Digs? HINT: Downton Abbey

Google's Chairman joins Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz



Photos: Michelle Williams' Townhouse With Rooftop Waterfall For Sale

The home that Williams shared with her late boyfriend Heath Ledger is for sale.



Photos: New York Prewar Homes For Sale

These Big Apple homes may be classic and sturdy, but they are very expensive.



Photos: Will.i.am Designs Lexus to Capture the Ultimate Panoramic Photo

Will.i.am unveiled a bespoke Lexus NX with four 180-degree interconnected cameras.



Why You Need to Buy Christmas Flights (Well) Before Halloween

It's annoying when Christmas decorations go up alongside the Halloween decor, isn't it? There's plenty of time to shop for Christmas, right? Yes, unless it's flights you're purchasing.



What You Can Learn From Those Real Estate TV Shows

It seems that no matter who you bump into at a party or see on the street, everyone can discuss HGTV and those homebuying or home improvement shows.



When Money's Tight, Crowd Fund the Down Payment

It's a common conundrum. You want to buy a house or make improvements on your current one, but there's just no money in the bank to make your dream home dreams a reality. If only you could ask your friends or family for money. But that's too awkward, right? Maybe not.



Think Twice Before You Buy That Extended Warranty

What if you paid hundreds of dollars to buy an extended warranty on your kitchen appliances only to find out a critical piece wasn???t covered? That???s exactly what the Hoftiezer family said happened to them. With their appliances a few years old, David Hoftiezer of...



What Really Happens After Your Credit Card Is Stolen

After a hacker steals your credit card number, you may receive an email, text or phone call from your bank to alert you of criminal or fraudulent activity with your credit card. This is a helpful and necessary measure implemented by financial institutions to help protect your accounts. However, sometimes the alert is too late and the cybercriminal has already replicated your card and gone on a shopping spree. Have you wondered though, what exactly happens to your stolen credit card number, and what is it worth to a criminal? Well, we took a peek inside the cybercriminal underground to explore this interesting and frightening reality.



I Lost $70K Playing Fantasy Football

Alex Stein loves watching football, playing football and betting on football. That last activity has emerged as his favorite over the years, and at times it has been a lucrative pastime. He just has one problem: The Dallas Cowboys.



Vacations Now Come With 24/7 Social Media Assistants

For the rich, vacations with one travel company can now be booked complete with social media assistants. This person not only takes the photos, but makes sure you and your travel party appear in the most flattering angles and light. They make sure your moments are captured at the most spectacular spots your vacation destination has to offer. And then they post your photos to Instagram, Facebook and wherever else you like so you don't miss a moment.



There's No Such Thing as Free Mortgage Refinancing

The next time you see an ad to refinance your mortgage for ???Free??? or with ???No closing costs,??? run the other way.



How Auto Mechanics Can Rip You Off

A seasoned auto mechanic is warning consumers to be well-versed in how their car works to avoid being ripped off at the auto repair shop.



How This Mom Travels the World for Almost Nothing

Summer Hull???s secret is raking up those travel points by using different credit cards for various purchases.



$16K Poured Into Walk-In Tub That Won???t Stop Leaking

ABC News Fixer calls in the big guns to fix the flooding, eventually.



The Lie That Could Keep You Safe From Hackers

The hack that created millions of morally challenged voyeurs???and, depending upon which celebrity they downloaded, child sex offenders???also provided us with a teachable moment.



6 Timeless Fashion Tips to Make Your Old Clothes Look New

Here are 6 timeless fashion tips to turn your old clothes into new items for fall.



Car Parts Business Disappeared With My Money

ABC News Fixer tries to track down slippery company after reader loses $1,500.



5 Ways to Save Big on Car Insurance

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George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding Album

The couple reportedly ended the wedding ceremony with a lengthy kiss



'Heartbroken' Nicole Kidman Speaks Out About Father's Death

Actress Nicole Kidman is still grieveing the loss of her father Anthony earlier this month at the age of 75. Kidman, 47, and her husband Keith Urban released a joint statement on Facebook, thanking friends, family and fans for their support.



Curtain Closes on 'Dancing With the Stars' Cast Member

"Movie Night" marks the end for mixed martial artist and actor.



Randy Couture Voted Off Week 3 Season 19 of 'Dancing With the Stars'

Martial artist Randy Couture was voted off 'Dancing With the Stars" tonight.



What to Expect From Movie Night on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Who will be eliminated this week?



Alfonso Ribeiro: 'I've Already Lost 17 Pounds' on 'Dancing With the Stars'

Alfonso Ribeiro is already making his mark as a front runner on "Dancing with the Stars." The former "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star, 43, has good reason for his early success -- he's practicing 8 hours a day!



Ben Affleck Reveals How Much His Batsuit Cost

Like most people would be, Ben Affleck was pretty impressed with his batsuit. However, even he couldn't convince the powers that be to let him keep it.



Amanda Bynes Arrested on DUI Charge

She was pulled over at 4 a.m. and charged with a misdemeanor.



FKA Twigs Rips 'Racism' Flung at Her on Social Media

Singer tied to Robert Pattinson "shocked and disgusted" over unspecified posts.



All About Amal Alamuddin -- the Woman Who Stole George Clooney's Heart

All About His Wife, Amal Alamuddin -- the woman who got George Clooney to say "I do."



William Shatner Discusses Involvement in 'Star Trek' Movie

William Shatner may be appearing in the new "Star Trek" movie after all.



Brad Pitt Talks Marriage and George Clooney

Pitt also recently got married -- to his longtime partner, Angelina Jolie.



Debbie Gibson Opens Up About the Lows of Lyme Disease

Debbie Gibson admits that she is just now starting to feel like herself again after struggling from Lyme disease for the past year.



First Look at Alexandra Shipp as Aaliyah in Lifetime Biopic

Shipp took over the role after Zendaya Coleman dropped out.



Michael Strahan Reveals He'll Be in 'Magic Mike XXL'

Michael Strahan announced that he will be appearing in "Magic Mike XXL."



Go Inside Reese Witherspoon's L.A. Home

Watch the actress kick off her heels to do a back handspring on her trampoline!



Why Kelly Clarkson Compared Her Daughter to Lady Gaga

Watch out Lady Gaga, there a new monster in town.



George Clooney Marries Amal Alamuddin in Civil Ceremony

It finally happened! After months of anticipation, George Clooney tied the knot with Amal Alamuddin in a gorgeous ceremony in Venice, Italy on -date TK- The Oscar-winner, 53, and his now wife, 36, were married at the Ca' Farsetti Palace in Venice.



Who Did 'The Simpsons' Kill Off in Season 26 Premiere?

"The Simpsons" season 26 kicked off Sunday night and Krusty the Clown didn't die, as rumored. But, sadly, someone close to him did.



George Clooney Marries Amal Alamuddin

George Clooney is a married man. The 53-year-old actor said "I do" to British-Lebanese barrister Amal Alamuddin, 36, in a private ceremony in Venice, Italy, Clooney's rep told ABC News.



George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding: Other Celebs Who Wed in Italy

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin met in Italy, so it's fitting that that's where they'll officially said "I do."



Lopez, Remini, Their Kids OK After Hit By Alleged Drunk Driver

Jennifer Lopez, Leah Remini and their children escaped injury after an accident.



'Laguna Beach' Turns 10: How The Viewing Experience Has Changed

Ten years ago today, MTV premiered "Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County," a reality TV show that documented the lives of high school students in Laguna Beach, Calif.



Record Release Rundown: The Latest From Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, Tweedy, Lenny Kravitz and More

Find out what albums you should be listening to this weekend.



See the Stars Arriving in Venice for George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding

Which of the actor's A-list friends made the guest list?



Vanessa Williams Is Engaged to Jim Skrip

Wait until you see the size of her ring!



Is 'The Equalizer' as Good as 'Training Day'?

Get all the details of the new Denzel Washington action flick.



How Kendra Wilkinson Protected Her Son From Her Marital Issues

"I had to calm down and really just think logically," she said.



All the Details of George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding Weekend

The A-list couple will celebrate with a three day extravaganza in Venice.



Jason Derulo Sets the Record Straight About Split from Jordin Sparks

"Cheating or deceit played no part in our relationship or our breakup," he said.



Snooki Welcomes A Daughter!

Find out what the reality star and her fianc?? named their newborn!



First Lady Michelle Obama To Make Her 'Chew' Debut

Get all the details of her appearance!



Kelly Ripa Sent Racy Selfie to Her In-Laws

The talk show host meant to send it to her husband, but things went awry.



Amal Alamuddin Arrives In Italy Ahead of Wedding to George Clooney

Can you hear the wedding bells? Amal Alamuddin has landed in Italy, where she will marry George Clooney.



Stephen Colletti Shares a Photo of a 'Laguna Beach' Reunion

Stephen Colletti Instagrammed a recent photo with a few of his co-stars from the MTV reality show "Laguna Beach," including Trey Phillips and Dieter Schmitz, and compared it to a shot from 2004.



Jason Aldean Is Engaged to Brittany Kerr

The singer was first seen with Kerr in 2012, when he was married to his now-ex.



Why Kim and Kanye Took North to a Fashion Show

The baby sat front row at the Balenciaga show in Paris.



Amber Rose Accuses Estranged Husband Wiz Khalifa of Infidelity

Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa are ending their marriage, and rumors about why are flying around the Internet.



Mike 'The Situation' Must Abstain from Alcohol and Travel

The reality TV star and his brother were charged with tax fraud conspiracy.



Taylor Swift Explains Why She Always Carries Her Cat

Is it more than just a fashion statement?



How Did Lindsay Lohan Do In Her West End Debut?

The actress is starring in "Speed-the-Plow" in London.



George Harrison's Son Pays Tribute to His Late Father

It's been 13 years since George Harrison died, but his son is keeping his memory alive.



'Grey's Anatomy' Star Says Shonda Rhimes Predicted Her Pregnancy

It seems there???s nothing Shonda Rhimes can???t do. Actress Sarah Drew, who plays Dr. April Kepner on Rhimes??? hit show ???Grey???s Anatomy, said Rhimes even predicted her second pregnancy. ???She wrote the pregnancy into the show before I was even pregnant. Shonda knows everything!??? Drew...



Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent Expecting a Baby

"We will officially be a family in the spring of 2015!??? they said.



Watch Bryan Cranston Skype With Brain Cancer Patient

Bryan Cranston may have played a questionable guy on "Breaking Bad," but the Emmy winner is anything but amazing in real life. One of Cranston's biggest fans -- a young man named Brad Joyner, who lives in North Carolina -- was diagnosed with brain cancer last year and wanted to meat the acclaimed actor as part of a "living list," according to the site 22 Words.com.



Julianne Moore Hates Noisy Workouts, Juice Cleanses

Actress spills her secrets to health and fitness.



Ashley Tisdale Reveals Why She Got Married on a Monday

"It definitely was for two reasons," she said.



Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino Charged With Tax Fraud Conspiracy

Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino and his older brother and manager, Marc, have been charged with conspiracy to commit fraud.



Why 'Walking Dead' Star Turned Down Role Playing Jennifer Love Hewitt's Boyfriend

Norman Reedus has made a career out of playing bad guys.


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Apple Speaks Out About 'Bendgate'

Of the millions of units Apple has sold since the iPhone 6 Plus went on sale nearly one week ago, the company said today it has received only nine complaints from customers who said their devices were bent.



Apple Rolls Out Another iOS Fix

Apple released a second update to iOS 8 operating system today after a previous update essentially turned some iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices into bricks.



BlackBerry Wants to Make Square Phones Hip

There's something a bit different about being served a square slice of pizza. The same can be said about BlackBerry's new square smartphone.



EBay to Split off Lucrative PayPal Business

In a reversal, EBay plans to split off PayPal business in 2015, CEO Donahoe to leave



A Look at eBay and PayPal

A look at eBay and PayPal as separate businesses



California Governor Expected to OK Plastic Bag Ban

Governor says he will likely sign bill making California the first state to ban plastic bags



EU Says Ireland Grants Apple Illegal Tax Benefits

EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate



Government Robots Will Decide if Your Thai Food Tastes Right

Pad Thai dishes don???t always taste the same. But they could from today onward. Thailand is unveiling two new robots that can evaluate whether Thai food around the world is made according to government-standardized recipes.



News Corp. to Buy Move Inc. for About $950 Million

News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for$950 million in cash



EBay to Split PayPal Business off Into Separate Company Next Year

EBay to split PayPal business off into separate company next year



China Approves iPhone 6 After Security Assurances

China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no 'backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17



New Tremors Raise Concern at Japan's Mount Ontake

Increased seismic activity raises concern of another eruption at Japan volcano where 36 died



Dallas Hospital Monitoring Patient for Ebola

Dallas hospital says patient in 'strict isolation' may have deadly Ebola virus



Apple CEO Surprises Fans Waiting in Line for iPhone 6

It's a big day for Tim Cook, too.



See the Stunning Evolution of the iPhone Camera

It's no secret that the iPhone effectively killed the market for point and shoot cameras and here's proof of how the device did it.



Is Your Gmail Account Safe?

Millions of usernames and passwords were leaked online.



Watch: New Prices for GoPro Action Cameras

The Key Role 4 Black is priced at $500; Basic Key Role is $130.



Watch: Apple Holds Out Updates for iOS 8

New operating software for iPhone 6 fixes iOS 8.0.1 update.



Watch: Navigating Storms

ABC's Tech contributor Tina Trinh looks at new storm chasing technology that could soon bring us all smoother airplane rides.



Watch: Apple Pulls Back Latest iOS 8 Update

Apple pulls iOS 8.0.1 after users report disrupted phone services.



Watch: Will the iPhone 6 Bend in Your Pocket?

Irate Apple fans are reporting the iPhone 6 Plus is bending in pockets.



The Sacrifices and Secrets of Astronaut Sally Ride

A new biography details the life of the first US woman in space.



How to Adjust the Filter Strength in Your Instagram Photos

Sometimes that ???Toaster??? filter is just too much, right?



Is the Word 'Mormon' Really Trademarked?

Can the Mormon Church trademark the term "Mormon?" A legal dispute with a small business asks that question.



WhatsApp's Co-founder Is Upset About Apple's New Messaging Features

In today???s Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple rolled out a few new features for its iMessage app, including audio and video messages, and group messaging capabilities. Not all tech junkies were happy about Apple???s innovation. ??Co-founder of WhatsApp, Jan Koum, tweeted out this message after Apple???s...



Rich, Thriving, Busy: Where Hot Or Not's Co-Founders Are Today

Before there was Facebook, or YouTube, or Twitter, there was HOTorNOT, the website where (in the words of co-founder James Hong), ???People uploaded their picture for others to rate on a scale of 1 to 10 based on hotness.??? Hong and his partner, Jim Young, once told Newsweek that their inspired idea was born when the two U.C. Berkeley electrical engineers disagreed over the attractiveness of a passing woman. The site they launched in 2000 originally was called ???Am I Hot Or Not.??? But like ???The Facebook,??? its name quickly got pared down to its essence.



Remember Those Embarrassing Myspace Photos? Myspace Does ...

Remember those terrible photos you posted on Myspace ten years ago? Well, Myspace does ??? and they might send you some to refresh your memory.



Is Air Travel Becoming 'for Rich People' Only?

Rising costs of airfare may price out travelers in the future.



Photos: The Playstation 4 and Xbox One, Back to Back

PS4 Xbox



Photos: Windows 8.1: Microsoft's Big Update Explained in Photos

Windows 8.1: Microsoft's Big Update Explained in Photos



Photos: Nokia Through The Years

Microsoft plans to buy Nokia's phone and devices business. Here we look back at some of the best Nokia phones.



Photos: 3D Print Everything

3D Print Everything: Printing Birdhouses to Violins to Shoes



Photos: Google Doodle Celebrates Leo Tolstoy's 186th Birthday

Google pays homage to the author's classics in a doodle slideshow.



Photos: Moto X: Motorola's Made-in-America Smartphone

Motorola's Moto X smartphone is made in the U.S.



Photos: Best Supermoon Pics From Around the World

It happens only once this year as the moon on its elliptical orbit is at its closest point to earth



Photos: Google I/O in Photos

At Google's big developer's conference, the company announced a new music and chat service and updates to Google Maps.



Photos: Seahorse Armor Inspire Robotic Designs

Seahorse Armor Inspire Robotic Designs



Photos: Postcards From Mars

The Mars rovers, Opportunity and Spirit, landed on the red planet in 2004 and were expected by NASA to last for 90 days. As of July 2012, Opportunity was still going after 3,000.



Photos: Build Your Own Cellphone

Apple? Samsung? Who needs them, when you can build your own cellphone.



Photos: Facebook Home and HTC First in Photos??

Facebook Home and HTC First in Photos??



Photos: Mars Rover Cuts Into Rock

Curiosity found shiny objects embedded in Maritan soil leading them to believe these objects are native to the planet.



Photos: Tech Toys of the 1990s

From Tamaotchi to Furby to BopIt. ABC News has rounded up some of the best tech toys of the 1990s.



Photos: SXSW: Geeks Hit Up Austin

Enthusiasts check out the latest in emerging technology.



Photos: NASA Spacecraft Gives Amazing Look at Saturn's Moons

NASA's spacecraft offer rare looks at the Solar System and beyond.



Photos: BlackBerry Past: Which Did You Own?

History of the BlackBerry



Photos: Cute Seal Pup Released Back Into the Wild

Absolutely adorable baby animals!



Photos: Behind Microsoft's New Tablet

A behind-the-scenes look at the Microsoft Surface, new tablet computer with a $499 starting price.



Photos: Inside Google

A behind the scenes look at the vast data centers at Google, where users' searches, YouTube video requests and Gmails are routed.



Photos: 1st iPhone Prototypes Revealed

Court documents reveal photos of early iPhone prototypes


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George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding Album

The couple reportedly ended the wedding ceremony with a lengthy kiss



'Heartbroken' Nicole Kidman Speaks Out About Father's Death

Actress Nicole Kidman is still grieveing the loss of her father Anthony earlier this month at the age of 75. Kidman, 47, and her husband Keith Urban released a joint statement on Facebook, thanking friends, family and fans for their support.



Curtain Closes on 'Dancing With the Stars' Cast Member

"Movie Night" marks the end for mixed martial artist and actor.



Randy Couture Voted Off Week 3 Season 19 of 'Dancing With the Stars'

Martial artist Randy Couture was voted off 'Dancing With the Stars" tonight.



What to Expect From Movie Night on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Who will be eliminated this week?



Alfonso Ribeiro: 'I've Already Lost 17 Pounds' on 'Dancing With the Stars'

Alfonso Ribeiro is already making his mark as a front runner on "Dancing with the Stars." The former "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star, 43, has good reason for his early success -- he's practicing 8 hours a day!



Ben Affleck Reveals How Much His Batsuit Cost

Like most people would be, Ben Affleck was pretty impressed with his batsuit. However, even he couldn't convince the powers that be to let him keep it.



Amanda Bynes Arrested on DUI Charge

She was pulled over at 4 a.m. and charged with a misdemeanor.



FKA Twigs Rips 'Racism' Flung at Her on Social Media

Singer tied to Robert Pattinson "shocked and disgusted" over unspecified posts.



All About Amal Alamuddin -- the Woman Who Stole George Clooney's Heart

All About His Wife, Amal Alamuddin -- the woman who got George Clooney to say "I do."



William Shatner Discusses Involvement in 'Star Trek' Movie

William Shatner may be appearing in the new "Star Trek" movie after all.



Brad Pitt Talks Marriage and George Clooney

Pitt also recently got married -- to his longtime partner, Angelina Jolie.



Debbie Gibson Opens Up About the Lows of Lyme Disease

Debbie Gibson admits that she is just now starting to feel like herself again after struggling from Lyme disease for the past year.



First Look at Alexandra Shipp as Aaliyah in Lifetime Biopic

Shipp took over the role after Zendaya Coleman dropped out.



Michael Strahan Reveals He'll Be in 'Magic Mike XXL'

Michael Strahan announced that he will be appearing in "Magic Mike XXL."



Go Inside Reese Witherspoon's L.A. Home

Watch the actress kick off her heels to do a back handspring on her trampoline!



Why Kelly Clarkson Compared Her Daughter to Lady Gaga

Watch out Lady Gaga, there a new monster in town.



George Clooney Marries Amal Alamuddin in Civil Ceremony

It finally happened! After months of anticipation, George Clooney tied the knot with Amal Alamuddin in a gorgeous ceremony in Venice, Italy on -date TK- The Oscar-winner, 53, and his now wife, 36, were married at the Ca' Farsetti Palace in Venice.



Who Did 'The Simpsons' Kill Off in Season 26 Premiere?

"The Simpsons" season 26 kicked off Sunday night and Krusty the Clown didn't die, as rumored. But, sadly, someone close to him did.



George Clooney Marries Amal Alamuddin

George Clooney is a married man. The 53-year-old actor said "I do" to British-Lebanese barrister Amal Alamuddin, 36, in a private ceremony in Venice, Italy, Clooney's rep told ABC News.



George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding: Other Celebs Who Wed in Italy

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin met in Italy, so it's fitting that that's where they'll officially said "I do."



Lopez, Remini, Their Kids OK After Hit By Alleged Drunk Driver

Jennifer Lopez, Leah Remini and their children escaped injury after an accident.



'Laguna Beach' Turns 10: How The Viewing Experience Has Changed

Ten years ago today, MTV premiered "Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County," a reality TV show that documented the lives of high school students in Laguna Beach, Calif.



Record Release Rundown: The Latest From Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, Tweedy, Lenny Kravitz and More

Find out what albums you should be listening to this weekend.



See the Stars Arriving in Venice for George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding

Which of the actor's A-list friends made the guest list?



Vanessa Williams Is Engaged to Jim Skrip

Wait until you see the size of her ring!



Is 'The Equalizer' as Good as 'Training Day'?

Get all the details of the new Denzel Washington action flick.



How Kendra Wilkinson Protected Her Son From Her Marital Issues

"I had to calm down and really just think logically," she said.



All the Details of George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding Weekend

The A-list couple will celebrate with a three day extravaganza in Venice.



Jason Derulo Sets the Record Straight About Split from Jordin Sparks

"Cheating or deceit played no part in our relationship or our breakup," he said.



Snooki Welcomes A Daughter!

Find out what the reality star and her fianc?? named their newborn!



First Lady Michelle Obama To Make Her 'Chew' Debut

Get all the details of her appearance!



Kelly Ripa Sent Racy Selfie to Her In-Laws

The talk show host meant to send it to her husband, but things went awry.



Amal Alamuddin Arrives In Italy Ahead of Wedding to George Clooney

Can you hear the wedding bells? Amal Alamuddin has landed in Italy, where she will marry George Clooney.



Stephen Colletti Shares a Photo of a 'Laguna Beach' Reunion

Stephen Colletti Instagrammed a recent photo with a few of his co-stars from the MTV reality show "Laguna Beach," including Trey Phillips and Dieter Schmitz, and compared it to a shot from 2004.



Jason Aldean Is Engaged to Brittany Kerr

The singer was first seen with Kerr in 2012, when he was married to his now-ex.



Why Kim and Kanye Took North to a Fashion Show

The baby sat front row at the Balenciaga show in Paris.



Amber Rose Accuses Estranged Husband Wiz Khalifa of Infidelity

Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa are ending their marriage, and rumors about why are flying around the Internet.



Mike 'The Situation' Must Abstain from Alcohol and Travel

The reality TV star and his brother were charged with tax fraud conspiracy.



Taylor Swift Explains Why She Always Carries Her Cat

Is it more than just a fashion statement?



How Did Lindsay Lohan Do In Her West End Debut?

The actress is starring in "Speed-the-Plow" in London.



George Harrison's Son Pays Tribute to His Late Father

It's been 13 years since George Harrison died, but his son is keeping his memory alive.



'Grey's Anatomy' Star Says Shonda Rhimes Predicted Her Pregnancy

It seems there???s nothing Shonda Rhimes can???t do. Actress Sarah Drew, who plays Dr. April Kepner on Rhimes??? hit show ???Grey???s Anatomy, said Rhimes even predicted her second pregnancy. ???She wrote the pregnancy into the show before I was even pregnant. Shonda knows everything!??? Drew...



Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent Expecting a Baby

"We will officially be a family in the spring of 2015!??? they said.



Watch Bryan Cranston Skype With Brain Cancer Patient

Bryan Cranston may have played a questionable guy on "Breaking Bad," but the Emmy winner is anything but amazing in real life. One of Cranston's biggest fans -- a young man named Brad Joyner, who lives in North Carolina -- was diagnosed with brain cancer last year and wanted to meat the acclaimed actor as part of a "living list," according to the site 22 Words.com.



Julianne Moore Hates Noisy Workouts, Juice Cleanses

Actress spills her secrets to health and fitness.



Ashley Tisdale Reveals Why She Got Married on a Monday

"It definitely was for two reasons," she said.



Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino Charged With Tax Fraud Conspiracy

Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino and his older brother and manager, Marc, have been charged with conspiracy to commit fraud.



Why 'Walking Dead' Star Turned Down Role Playing Jennifer Love Hewitt's Boyfriend

Norman Reedus has made a career out of playing bad guys.


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