HONOLULU (AP) — The pilot of a plane that crashed and killed all 11 on board had a history of taking unnecessary risks and pushing the limits of his skills to give passengers an exciting ride, witnesses told federal officials.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s top court upheld a 17-year sentence imposed on former President Lee Myung-bak for a range of corruption crimes in a final ruling Thursday that will send him back to prison.
400tmax/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Stocks took a tumble Wednesday amid uncertainty over rising virus cases and with less than a week to go before the U.S. presidential vote.The Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted by 943 points, or approximately 3.4%, by the time markets closed Wednesday. The S&P 500 slipped 3.5% and the […]
seewhatmitchsee/iStockBy ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Top executives from Twitter, Facebook and Google faced a grilling from lawmakers Wednesday about how they moderate content on their platforms amid concerns about censorship and misinformation in the run-up to the election.Lawmakers are questioning Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, and Google CEO Sundar Pichai about […]
jetcityimage/iStockBy JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- While holiday shopping will look different this year, retailers have continued to announce earlier Black Friday plans to help everyone get a head start on finding the best deals.Macy's announced on Monday that its Black Friday sales will begin on Nov. 16 online and in-stores, and […]
ColourPopBy JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- ColourPop and Disney have joined forces again, but this time it's for the release of a Baby Yoda eye shadow palette.The limited-edition palette will officially debut on Oct. 29 and beauty enthusiasts are already fanning out after capturing glimpses of the new line on social media.ColourPop […]
EssieBy ZOE MOORE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- This year, Halloween will be more special than ever with the appearance of a rare blue moon.While it is called a blue moon, the moon won't actually appear blue. The phrase refers to the time when a second full moon occurs in one month. According to NASA, […]