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- Critical fire weather conditions possible for California's Glass, Dolan fires in coming days September 30, 2020ABC NewsBy MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Wildfires continue to burn in California as more gusty winds, and record high temperatures are expected for the West Coast.Critical fire weather conditions are possible in California in the coming days for the Dolan and Glass fires, according to the National Weather Service. A fire weather watch […]
- Black Americans are leaving their homes to start their own all-Black communities September 30, 2020ABCBy ASHLEY SCHWARTZ-LAVARES and STEVE OSUNSAMI, ABC News(FREEDOM, Ga.) -- This report is part of "Turning Point," a groundbreaking series by ABC News examining the racial reckoning sweeping the United States and exploring whether it can lead to lasting reconciliation.For now, the small parcel of land known as Freedom, Georgia, is just a campground on […]
- Kentucky AG Daniel Cameron granted 48-hour delay in release of Breonna Taylor grand jury recording September 30, 2020DNY59/iStockBy BILL HUTCHINSON and SABINA GHEBREMEDHIN, ABC News(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Attorney General Daniel Cameron was granted a 48-hour delay in releasing the grand jury's recordings in the Breonna Taylor case after asking for more time just hours before he had been ordered by a judge to place the materials in the court record.Cameron […]
- How climate change affects wildfires, like those in the West, and makes them worse September 30, 2020Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times via Getty ImagesBy JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom stood by a singed mountainside, blaming climate change for fueling the fires overtaking his state.The consequences climate scientists have long been warning about are coming to fruition in the increased intensity of natural disasters around the globe, recently […]
- Diversifying the flight deck: Less than 1% of US pilots are Black women September 30, 2020Sisters of the Skies (SOS) says their mission is to "develop pathways and partnerships to increase the number of black women in the professional pilot career field." - (ABC News) By MINA KAJI, NATHAN LUNA and SAM SWEENEY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Victoria Wentt can't drive a car, but she can fly a plane.The 16-year-old […]
- Report: 1 in 4 women considering leaving workforce, downshifting careers because of COVID-19 September 30, 2020SDI Productions/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The coronavirus pandemic has the potential to undo years of gains for women in the workplace, according to a massive new study on the state of women in corporate America released on Wednesday.At least one in four women are considering downshifting their careers or leaving the workforce […]
- Furloughed flight attendant's future uncertain as industry fights for aid September 30, 2020ABC NewsBy AMANDA MAILE and MINA KAJI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Annette Hala has worked as a flight attendant for United Airlines for the past seven years. She worked her last flight a week ago."I dreamed of being a flight attendant when I was a little girl and my dream came true," Hala said […]
- Steelers-Titans game rescheduled to allow time for more COVID-19 tests September 30, 2020EricVega/iStockBy ABC NEWS(NEW YORK) -- The Pittsburgh Steelers and Tennessee Titans game, originally set for Sunday, will be rescheduled to allow more time for daily COVID-19 testing, the NFL said Wednesday.ESPN reported that four Titans players and five team personnel members tested positive for COVID-19 this week.The game will be played on Monday or Tuesday, […]
- Patrick Mahomes expecting first child with fiancée Brittany Matthews September 30, 2020Phil Ellsworth / ESPN ImagesBy ABC News (NEW YORK) -- There's another celebrity baby on the way. This time, its from Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and his fiancée Brittany Matthews. The couple, who have been dating since high school, shared their baby news with the world on Tuesday via Instagram posts. Alongside a […]
- Scoreboard roundup -- 9/30/20 September 30, 2020iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE PLAYOFFSHouston 4, Minnesota 1Chicago White Sox 4, Oakland 1Tampa Bay 3, Toronto 1N.Y. Yankees 12, Cleveland 3WOMEN'S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PLAYOFFSLas Vegas 66, Connecticut 63Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.
- Tennessee Titans players, personnel test positive for COVID-19 September 29, 2020Eric Lars Bakke / ESPN ImagesBy ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The National Football League announced Tuesday that three players for the Tennessee Titans have tested positive for COVID-19 along with five of the team's non-player personnel.As a result, the Titans will suspend in-person club activities starting Tuesday. The Minnesota Vikings, who played the Titans […]
- Armie Hammer calls separation from Elizabeth Chambers a "seismic event" September 30, 2020Christopher Polk/Getty Images for The Critics' Choice Awards (LOS ANGELES) -- Armie Hammer is opening up about how the "intense situation" of quarantine played a role in he and wife Elizabeth Chambers' separation. In a cover story for the latest issue of British GQ, the actor offers a candid interview about the emotional pain he's experienced since he and Chambers […]
- 'Young Rock': Dwayne Johnson announces cast members for NBC show September 30, 2020Steve Dietl/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- The main cast members for Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's autobiographical show Young Rock have been set. On Wednesday, Johnson unveiled the casting for his upcoming NBC comedy series on Instagram. Variety reports that Adrian Groulx will play the 10-year-old version of Johnson, while Bradley Constant will portray him at age 15 and Uli Latukefu stars as a young adult Johnson from ages 18-20. Rounding […]
- Jennifer Lopez to receive The People's Icon honor at the 2020 E! People's Choice Awards September 30, 2020Nedim Vrabac(LOS ANGELES) -- Many felt that Jennifer Lopez should have been nominated for an Oscar for her role in the movie Hustlers. Well, now she's getting an award that will reflect that achievement, as well as her talents as a show-stopping singer and dancer. Jennifer will receive The People's Icon award at the 2020 […]