(NEW YORK) -- Authorities are working to crack down on an impostor phone scam in which the caller pretends to be a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) agent and then tries to steal the victim's money -- often by having them purchase gift cards. Phone scams... Read More.
(BURBANK, Calif.) -- A search is underway for two people who police say were impersonating officers when they carjacked victims at gunpoint in Burbank, California. After receiving a 911 call about "suspicious circumstances" early Saturday morning, the Burbank Police Department said its officers responded to... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Google announced Wednesday it was contributing more than $29 million to a newly formed group that has the goal of combatting misinformation and fake news online.The multimillion-dollar commitment comes as tech... Read More.
BY: LAUREN LANTRY, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The U.S. government set up a fake university as a sting operation ostensibly to catch foreigners using school admission for visas. Now, those caught up by it are seeking their time in court -- and say... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- During their climactic face-off in the sci-fi action picture Boss Level, Mel Gibson actually got chatterbox co-star Frank Grillo to quiet down -- when the Lethal Weapon star accidentally dislocated the big screen tough guy's jaw. "The one fight I had with Mel -- you would think... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- With nominees accepting their speeches at home, where they are far away from the Golden Globes' open bar, host Amy Poehler continued the time-honored tradition of messy drunken acceptance speeches by tapping Kenan Thompson and Maya Rudolph to make one happen. "Something... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- With Marvel fans anxiously awaiting new Spider-Man 3 updates, the movie's main cast decided to have a little fun with their followers on Tuesday. Tom Holland, Zendaya and Jacob Batalon pretended to reveal the name of the upcoming Spider-Man movie, each coming up with their own spoof,... Read More.
By JACK DATE and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Capitol Police confirmed Thursday that the devices found outside of the Democratic National Committee and Republican National Committee, a few blocks from the Capitol, could have caused "great harm."
BY: ADAM KELSEY, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON ) — Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday that he did not anticipate the COVID-19 pandemic death toll in the United States would reach current levels, lamenting that indoor activity and holiday travel has facilitated virus transmission and... Read More.
By OLIVIA RUBIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Some individuals connected to the online Russian troll group that attempted to interfere in the 2016 president election on social media are at it again, Facebook announced in a report on Tuesday.The... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A New York man who allegedly faked his own death last year in an attempt to avoid sentencing on felony charges was ultimately thwarted by a typo on his forged death certificate, prosecutors... Read More.