Categories
ABC News

ABC News #FeelGoodFriday: Disney VoluntEARS Give Back With Heartfelt Letters to Our Military

ABC News Theres nothing better than the feeling of receiving a handwritten note from somebody who cares.
Today happens to be National Send a Card to a Friend Day, and as always, Im feeling proud of our Disney VoluntEARS. For the past 25 years, compassionate cast memb…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News Uber, AbbVie rise; Wynn, Myrian Genetics fall on Wall Street

ABC News NEW YORK —
Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Friday:
Uber Technologies Inc., up $3.54 to $40.63
The ride-hailing company reported a big jump in revenue and says it expects to reach profitability earlier than forecast.
Ford Motor Co.,…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News Ex-financier gets 9 months in college admissions scandal

ABC News BOSTON —
Douglas Hodge, the former CEO of a top investment company, on Friday received the harshest sentence of any of the parents caught up in the college admissions bribery scandal.
Hodge, 62, of Laguna Beach, California, was sentenced in U.S. District …
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News Man pleads guilty to killing his wife on cruise to Alaska

ABC News JUNEAU, Alaska —
A man pleaded guilty Friday to second-degree murder in the beating death of his wife during a 2017 family cruise to Alaska.
Kenneth Manzanares entered the plea in federal court. In a plea agreement, filed earlier this week, he s aid he s…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News Autopsy reveals how ex of Bobbi Kristina Brown died

ABC News ORLANDO, Fla. —
Bobbi Kristina Brown’s ex-partner died last month from a heroin overdose, an autopsy found.
Nick Gordon, whose legal name is Nicholas Bouler, died from an accidental overdose on New Year’s Day, the medical examiner in Seminole County, Flor…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News First female, lesbian to lead Michigan Episcopal diocese

ABC News DETROIT —
The Michigan diocese of the Episcopal Church is about to welcome its first female and first openly lesbian bishop this weekend.
The elevation of the Rev. Bonnie A. Perry to bishop in Michigan comes as some Christian denominations in the U.S. str…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News No engine failure in helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, 8 others: Report

ABC News The National Transportation Safety Board found no evidence of an engine failure in the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others, according to the agency’s preliminary report.
The preliminary report on the Jan. 26 cr…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News Holiday on plastic: US credit card debt surged in December

ABC News WASHINGTON —
Americans gave their credit cards a real workout this past holiday season.
The Federal Reserve said Friday that borrowing on credit cards rose by the largest amount in more than two decades in December.
Total U.S. consumer borrowing rose $22…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News Virus fears threaten tech show as companies rethink plans

ABC News LONDON —
A major European technology trade fair has a low-tech idea for reducing virus risks: go hands-free.
Organizers of this month’s MWC mobile trade show are advising attendees to adopt a no-handshake policy, threatening to dampen visitors’ ability to…
Read More

Categories
ABC News

ABC News Virus fears threaten tech show as companies rethink plans

ABC News LONDON —
A major European technology trade fair has a low-tech idea for reducing virus risks: go hands-free.
Organizers of this month’s MWC mobile trade show are advising attendees to adopt a no-handshake policy, threatening to dampen visitors’ ability to…
Read More