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  • Barbara Walters Reveals Who Made Her 'Most Fascinating' List

    Barbara Walters Reveals Who Made Her 'Most Fascinating' List

    (NEW YORK) — Barbara Walters is back. The ABC News journalist is returning to primetime on Dec. 14 with Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014 special, featuring Oprah Winfrey, Neil Patrick Harris, Chelsea Handler, and Scarlett Johansson. Additional names will be announced soon. “I was absolutely delighted when ABC approached me to do another year of ‘10 Most Fascinating People’,” Walters said. “I know we said last year was our last, but there are just too many fascinating people out there… and you never pass up the opportunity to interview Oprah, Neil, Chelsea, or Scarlett.” Walters… Read more

  • Three American Girls En Route to Syria Tracked Down by FBI

    Three American Girls En Route to Syria Tracked Down by FBI

    (WASHINGTON) — The FBI has tracked down three American teenage girls in Germany as they were en route to Syria to join militant groups, a law enforcement official told ABC News Tuesday. The girls, who are from the Denver area, were trying “to fulfill what they believe is some vision that has been put out on a slick media campaign” by radical groups in Syria, including ISIS, the official said. This is part of a worrisome trend of “disaffected youth” who are being radicalized, the official said, pointing to the wider phenomenon of foreign fighters converging on the conflict in… Read more

  • Creepy Clown Sightings Spread Across Nation

    Creepy Clown Sightings Spread Across Nation

    (NEW YORK) — Days after several reports of spooky clowns alarming residents in California, pranksters in similar costumes are popping up in other states. Sgt. Tom Weger of the Fishers Police Department in Indiana thinks his town is dealing with a copycat. “We have had over the past week three calls of a suspicious person dressed in a creepy clown outfit,” Weger told ABC News Tuesday. “We believe it’s just one individual dressing up as a clown and kind of creeping people out a bit.” Police looked for the clown but never found him, he added. “As of right now,… Read more

  • Beatles, Neil Young, Roy Orbison Part of Record Store Day "Black Friday" Vinyl Release Lineup

    Beatles, Neil Young, Roy Orbison Part of Record Store Day "Black Friday" Vinyl Release Lineup

    The full lineup of releases for Record Store Day’s 2014 “Black Friday” event has been announced, and vinyl lovers will have quite a list from which to choose.  Among the newly-revealed discs that will be available are releases from The Beatles, Neil Young, Genesis, The Grateful Dead and Roy Orbison. The Beatles’ offering will be a replica of their 1964 U.K. EP Long Tall Sally, a seven-inch disc with mono sound featuring the Little Richard-penned title track and three other tunes. Young will issue a limited-edition box set called Official Release Series Discs 5-8 that gathers together 180-gram vinyl versions… Read more

  • DHS Places Restrictions on Passengers Entering US from West Africa

    DHS Places Restrictions on Passengers Entering US from West Africa

    (WASHINGTON) — All U.S.-bound travelers coming from West African countries where there have been Ebola outbreaks will have to fly into one of five American airports, the Department of Homeland Security announced on Tuesday. Specifically, beginning on Wednesday, any passengers arriving in the United States who started their travel in Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea will be required to fly into JFK International Airport in New York, Newark International Airport in New Jersey, Dulles International Airport outside Washington, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta or O’Hare Internal Airport in Chicago. All five hubs had already established “enhanced screening and additional resources”… Read more

  • After $175M Verdict, Feds to Examine Widely-Used Guardrails

    After $175M Verdict, Feds to Examine Widely-Used Guardrails

    (WASHINGTON) — The federal agency that a court found was misled and defrauded by a leading guardrail company is taking a hard look at whether the company’s guardrails — some of the most widely-used on America’s roads — should continue to protect American drivers. “The Federal Highway Administration [FHWA] will evaluate the findings of the Trinity case and consider whether it affects the continued eligibility of the ET-Plus guardrail end terminal,” Department of Transportation spokesperson Brian Farber told ABC News in an email late Monday evening. “Separately, the FHWA continues to review the Trinity guardrail end terminal service record.” The… Read more

  • Two R&B Legends — Aretha Franklin and Earth, Wind & Fire — Release New Music Today

    Two R&B Legends — Aretha Franklin and Earth, Wind & Fire — Release New Music Today

    R&B legends Aretha Franklin and Earth, Wind & Fire are releasing new music Tuesday. Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics finds the Queen of Soul performing ten cover versions of songs made famous by other great female singers while Earth, Wind & Fire is out with its first Christmas album,  Holiday.  The Great Diva Classics contains Aretha’s version of Adele‘s “Rolling in the Deep” as the album’s first sing which recently garnered Aretha her     100th appearance on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hio-Hop Songs chart, a record for a female artist. The album also includes Franklin’s versions of “Midnight Train to… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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