Student from struggling Philadelphia high school beats odds and graduates from college
May 31, 2017

pkujiahe/iStock/Thinkstock(PHILADELPHIA) — During the 2012 to 2013 school year, ABC News’ Diane Sawyer and ABC News producers captured the chaos inside…

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Spicer refers Russia investigation questions to Trump's outside attorney
May 31, 2017

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer declined to respond to questions on Wednesday about the investigation into…

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Doctors urged to give up handshakes to help stop the spread of disease
May 31, 2017

MangoStar_Studio/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Handshakes may soon become a thing of the past at hospitals, thanks to a group of doctors’ efforts…

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Overnight flight forced to make U-turn after passenger allegedly tries to enter cockpit
May 31, 2017

ipopba/iStock/Thinkstock(MELBOURNE) — A Malaysia Airlines plane bound for Kuala Lumpur Wednesday was forced to return to Australia’s Melbourne Airport after a…

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NYPD sergeant indicted for fatally shooting mentally ill Bronx woman
May 31, 2017

kaarsten/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A New York Police Department sergeant has been indicted for second-degree murder, first and second-degree manslaughter, and criminally…

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Back-channel communications are nothing new for White House
May 31, 2017

vchal/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Jared Kushner and Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak discussed the possibility of creating a back channel — a secret communication…

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Ohio attorney general sues 5 pharmaceutical companies over opioid epidemic
May 31, 2017

moodboard/iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — The Ohio attorney general has filed a lawsuit against five leading prescription opioid manufacturers, alleging that the companies…

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LeBron James responds after 'racially motivated slur' found spray-painted at home
May 31, 2017

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(LOS ANGELES) — LeBron James has spoken out after police said a “racially motivated slur” was spray-painted…

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Spicer on 'covfefe': 'The president and a small group of people know exactly what he meant'
May 31, 2017

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Donald Trump’s latest Twitter salvo was perhaps his most confusing to date. “Despite the constant negative press covfefe,”…

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Banking losses lead stocks lower Wednesday
May 31, 2017

echoevg/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — U.S. stocks closed on Wednesday led by declines in banking stock. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 20.82…

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