ABC National News

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The fatal stabbing of a 66-year-old man in New York City Monday night is being investigated as a bias crime, according to police.Authorities said they have a 28-year-old suspect from Maryland in custody. They said they believed that the man had traveled to New York City to [...]
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation(NEW YORK) -- A former Tennessee teacher accused of kidnapping his 15-year-old student is believed to have watched a TV show about living off the grid before the pair disappeared, law enforcement sources told ABC News.Tad Cummins, 50, is accused of kidnapping Elizabeth Thomas on March [...]
Purestock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — U.S. authorities became convinced that security measures for certain U.S.-bound flights needed to be boosted only after conducting a series of tests to determine the credibility of new intelligence indicating that ISIS associates were trying to develop explosives-laden electronics that could be smuggled onboard planes, ABC News has [...]
iStock/Thinkstock(CHINO, Calif.) — A Southern California high school student was taken into custody on Tuesday for allegedly threatening to carry out a Columbine-style shooting attack.The 15-year-old Chino High School student from Ontario allegedly made the threats via Twitter, ABC affiliate KABC reported Tuesday, citing the Chino Police Department.The teenager, whose [...]

ABC Entertainment News

Getty Images/John Lamparski(LOS ANGELES) -- According to the Hollywood Reporter, Man of Steel baddie Michael Shannon, who got an Oscar nomination for his work in Tom Ford's Nocturnal Animals, is the frontrunner to star opposite Ryan Reynolds as the character Cable in 2018's Deadpool 2. While Reynolds himself teased during a [...]
Paramount Pictures/Melinda Sue Gordon(LOS ANGELES) -- Arnold most likely won't be back. Paramount, which owns the rights to the Terminator series, has reportedly terminated the Schwarzenegger series. Arnold's last go-round as the killing machine, Terminator: Genysis, reportedly cost $115 million to make, but earned less than $90 million domestically. Overseas, [...]
Getty Images/Paul Warner(LOS ANGELES) -- A Wheel of Fortune contestant who was one letter away from solving the puzzle during Tuesday's show added an X-rated twist to the title of a Tennessee Williams classic. With "A STREETCAR NA_ED DESIRE" on the board, Kevin made an embarrassing -- and unfortunately for him, [...]
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- According to according to Deloitte's annual "Digital Democracy Survey," nearly 75% of Americans confessed to binge watching multiple episodes in one sitting; particularly younger viewers. According to the survey, some 90% of 20 to 33 year-olds -- millennials, that is -- and 87% of their even younger [...]

ABC Adult Contemporary News

Greg Williams; Jason LaVeris/Film MagicHarry Potter star Rupert Grint says he regularly gets mistaken for his friend Ed Sheeran, and now he's turned his association with the chart-topping singer into a hilarious video in which he claims "Ed" doesn't exist -- he's just a character he's been [...]
Paul Archuleta/FilmMagicFresh off his Netflix Valentine's Day special, Michael Bolton is now boarding Fresh Off the Boat. Entertainment Weekly reports the singer will guest-star in the ABC sitcom's season three finale, which will air in two parts in early May. According to EW, Michael will play himself. Here's how [...]
Image Group LA/ABCWhen you're as famous as Justin Bieber, eating lunch in peace isn't really an option. The Bieb was bombarded by fans recently as he dined at Chargrill Charlie's restaurant in Sydney, Australia. As seen in photos and video captured on social media, fans crowded the [...]
Alasdair McLellanIf you weren't able to attend Adele's record-breaking run of concerts in Australia, you can still experience a small part of it, thanks to one extremely enterprising fan. The fan is auctioning of a bag of air -- yes, air -- supposedly captured at Adele's March 13 show [...]

ABC Adult Country Music News

ABC/Image Group LATrisha Yearwood's series Trisha's Southern Kitchen has been nominated a second time for Outstanding Culinary Program at this year's Daytime Emmy Awards, which will be presented April 30. Trisha serves as Executive Producer as well as host of the show, which airs every Saturday on the Food [...]
Sony NashvilleYou can't get full version of Brad Paisley's 11th studio album, Love & War, until April 21st, but you can catch him now as the current pitchman for Nationwide Insurance. Brad's second commercial for the company began airing last week and is in heavy rotation. Brad wrote the jingle's [...]
CMTKellie Pickler confirmed to her Twitter followers Tuesday that CMT's I Love Kellie Pickler has been renewed for a third season. "Yaaaay!!! @KelliePickler #ILoveKP will be back for Season 3 soon on @CMT!" she tweeted. The reality show follows Kellie as she navigates her madcap relationships with friends, family and [...]
Academy of Country MusicThe Academy of Country Music has announced additional performers to join this year's already stellar lineup for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards -- Country Music's Party of the Year. The newly added performers include Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Sam Hunt, Rascal Flatts, Reba McEntire, [...]