Monday, Aug 3


Jersey City police officer struck by out-of-control car, multiple others injured

A police officer was struck by an out-of-control car that also injured numerous others in Jersey City on Sunday night.


Bat boy, 9, hospitalized after hit in head at game

A 9-year-old bat boy is hospitalized after being hit in the head during a National Baseball Congress World Series game.


Victim in East New York shooting speaks out about violent weekend shootings

Sunday night wraps up a violent weekend in New York City, where there were 19 shootings since Friday, three of them fatal. Investigators have currently made no arrests.

Mets hit 3 homers in 5 pitches to sweep Nationals, 5-2

Curtis Granderson, Daniel Murphy and streaking Lucas Duda homered in a span of five pitches, a sudden power strike that charged up Citi Field and sent the New York Mets past the Washington Nation


Bills suspend assistant coach Aaron Kromer for first 6 games of the season

The Bills announced the suspension of offensive line coach Aaron Kromer for the first six games of the season, the penalty for a July incident that led to assault charges for Kromer and his son.

Dez Bryant gets into camp fight with CB Tyler Patmon

Receiver Dez Bryant and cornerback Tyler Patmon got into the first fight of the Cowboys' training camp on Sunday.


Suspect Identified in Memphis Cop Killing

Officer Sean Bolton was killed during a traffic stop, police say.


Health officials to hold town hall meeting to discuss Legionnaire's Disease; total number of cases rises to 71

Political leaders and health officials are set to hold a meeting on Monday night after a fourth person has died due to Legionnaire's Disease in the Bronx.

American Pharoah romps to Haskell win

American Pharoah took control heading into the final turn and eased through the stretch to win the Haskell Invitational on Sunday in his first race since sweeping the Triple Crown.


9 shot in at party in East New York; 19 shot over all in NYC over weekend

It was a weekend of violence in New York City with 19 people shot. At one scene alone in East Flatbush, 9 people were hit by gunfire.

5 children, 2 adults rescued from Brooklyn fire

By the time firefighters arrived on the scene in Brownsville, flames were already roaring out the windows, trapping a young family on the top floor of the building.

At Least 1 Killed, 15 Hurt When Wind Uproots Festival Tent

The police called it a "tragic accident."

American Pharoah wins Haskell at Monmouth in first race since taking Triple Crown

American Pharoah turned on the speed in the stretch and easily won the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday in his first race since sweeping the Triple Crown.

Sunday, Aug 2


GM: Redskins conducted 'thorough' investigation on Junior Galette

Dozens of interviews, including one with Junior Galette himself, convinced the Redskins he was a risk worth accepting, general manager Scot McCloughan said Sunday.


FBI Investigating Small Explosions at 2 New Mexico Churches

No injuries were reported.


Bernie Sanders Responds to Possible Joe Biden Run

The Democratic candidate spoke with ABC News' Jonathan Karl

Police say person of interest in custody in officer killing

A person of "interest" has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer during a traffic stop in Memphis, police said Sunday.

Swimmer found submerged off Long Beach confirmed dead

Police responded to two swimmers in distress Saturday night, and saved one, but the other was caught in a rip tide in the water off Long Beach.


Coast Guard monitoring oil spill in northern New Jersey

Coast Guard crews are monitoring an oil spill that occurred when a tugboat struck a pier in northern New Jersey.

Inbee Park wins Women's British Open, captures 4th different major title

Top-ranked Inbee Park shot a 7-under 65 in the final round to win the Women's British Open by three shots on Sunday, becoming the seventh female player to capture four different majors.

Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles feels like he's 'the LeBron of football'

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is usually the focus of attention from opposing defenses. The attention gets so much that he said he can feel at times like LeBron James.

One person killed in North Carolina bus crash in North Carolina

One person was killed after a bus crossed the median and hit a car.

Seahawks release DT Tony McDaniel

The Seattle Seahawks released starting defensive tackle Tony McDaniel on Sunday, the latest move in a busy weekend for the reigning NFC champions.

Teen Dies 3 Days After Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade Stabbing

Netanyahu's office expressed condolences to Shira Banki's family.


Brandon Boykin: Chip Kelly has trouble relating with players

New Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin clarified his comments that Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly is "uncomfortable around grown men of our culture."

Rick Santorum Says GOP Debate Rules 'Arbitrary'


Rick Santorum said early national polls don't predict electoral success.


Rafael Nadal wins Hamburg Open, closing in on clay-court titles record

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame some sloppy play on his beloved clay to beat Fabio Fognini 7-5, 7-5 and win the Hamburg Open for the second time on Sunday.

Donald Trump Says 'I'm Not a Debater'

The GOP frontrunner spoke to ABC News' Jonathan Karl on 'This Week.'


Photos of endangered animals shine on Empire State Building

Dozens of people stopped in Manhattan intersections gazing at photos of endangered animals shining on the side of the Empire State Building.

PHOTOS: Empire State building features endangered animals

The images of endangered animals lit up the Empire State Building in a first-of-its-kind video projection on the outside of the building