National News Top Stories

Operating room, hospital

Ferre' Dollar/CNN

Quarantines if you treat Ebola in Africa?

When doctors risk their lives and sacrifice their livelihoods to go to West Africa and provide desperately needed treatment to those suffering from Ebola, what should be their reward upon coming home?

Three weeks off, some say -- whether they like it ...

Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting vigil

Jason Redmond / Reuters

Grandfather: Marysville school shooter hit cousins

When a gunman opened fire at students in a school cafeteria in Washington state on Friday, he was not shooting at random targets.

Jaylen Fryberg, who witnesses said gunned down students at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, is the cousin of two of the w...

Ebola vaccine shot

NIH

Ebola: Millions of doses of vaccines planned

As the world reels from its deadliest Ebola outbreak, health experts are fast-tracking tests for various vaccines, and hope to have millions of experimental doses by next year.

There is currently no cure or vaccine for Ebola, which continues to spread...

US airstrikes on ISIS

REUTERS/Shawn Nickel/U.S. Air Force/Handout

Iraqi forces, Kurds claim gains against ISIS

Iraqi security forces have regained control of the area of Jurf al-Sakhar, a town south of Baghdad, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Saturday, as they battle to keep ISIS militants in check.

In a post on Facebook, al-Abadi saluted the effort...

Police lights file

Death toll as Lebanese army, militants clash

Lebanese military forces battled militants in Tripoli on Saturday, resulting in the deaths of two militants and two civilians and injuries to 13 troops, the Lebanese army said.

State media and security officials said nine Lebanese soldiers were killed...

Obama hugs Nina Pham

Larry Downing/Reuters

To hug or not to hug -- never a question

To hug or not to hug? That was not a question for President Barack Obama, who invited previously Ebola-stricken nurse Nina Pham to the White House Friday for a visit and a hug in the Oval Office.

Ebola

Centers for Disease Control

Ebola: Woman isolated in N.J. tests negative

A preliminary test shows that a health care worker who traveled to West Africa does not have Ebola, New Jersey officials said Saturday. But the unidentified woman will remain in quarantine at a hospital in Newark for at least 21 days under a controve...

Abdul Rahman Peter Kassig

Family photos/CNN

Mother of US hostage asks for ISIS response

The mother of American hostage Abdul Rahman Kassig has sent a tweet appealing for a response from ISIS to the family's pleas for his life.

Tehran dust storm 2010

REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi

Alleged rapist's killer executed in Iran

An Iranian woman convicted of murder -- in a killing that human rights groups called self-defense against a rapist -- was hanged Saturday, state news agency IRNA reported.

Reyhaneh Jabbari, 26, was sentenced to death for the 2007 killing of Morteza A...

Nathan Cirillo Canada shooting victim

Canadian Armed Forces/Reuters

Woman recalls last words spoken to slain Canadian soldier

Thousands lined the streets on Friday as the body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo began its final journey home.

Latest Videos

Latest Slideshows

Sports Headlines

Health

Irresistible Headlines

Entertainment Headlines

 
There are currently no severe weather alerts.
Advertisement

ABC 17 News Most Popular Stories

Advertisement

ABC 17 Toolbox