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3 year old’s lemonade stand raises money for Wisconsin K-9

(ABC News) —A 3-year-old girl from Wisconsin has donated hundreds of dollars from her lemonade stand so her local police department could afford a new K-9 dog. Lainie Stephens raised $754 by selling snacks and lemonade during her family’s three-day garage sale to help the Germantown Police Department. Image: Molly StephensLainie Stephens raised $754 by selling snacks and lemonade during…

Jeopardy host Alex Trebek told to resume chemo

Image: ABC NEWS Longtime game show host says he was doing so well with Chemotherapy treatments his doctors suggested he could stop. Until Trebek says his numbers surpassed where they were before he was diagnosed,  his doctors now having him return to finish chemo. ABC’S TJ Holmes sits down one on one for a candid sometimes emotional interview with Trebek…

Legendary Journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts dies at 75

Legendary journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts dies at 75

ABC  NEWS–By KARMA ALLEN , MEGHAN KENEALLY andNANCY GABRINER Renowned ABC News journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died at the age of 75.   Roberts won countless awards, including three Emmys, throughout her decades-long career. She has been inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame and was cited by the American Women in Radio and Television as…

FAA to test changes to grounded Boeing’s Max 737 airliner

(ABC News/AP) — The nation’s top aviation regulator says he plans to go into a flight simulator and personally test changes that Boeing is making to the grounded 737 Max. Stephen Dickson also said Monday that he expects Boeing to submit its safety analysis of changes to the plane “in the coming days.” Dickson is the new head of the…

Police offer few details surrounding death of transgender woman

(ABC News)- Despite calls from the LGBT community for more information in the wake of the discovery of a black transgender woman burned beyond recognition in Florida earlier this month, authorities say they are reluctant to release details about the investigation into her death. Police had to use dental records to identify 23-year-old Bee Love Slater after her body was…

Drunk boater charged with manslaughter after running over 11-year-old son: Police

(ABC News)- The Bay Area father of an 11-year-old child has been charged with manslaughter after he allegedly ran over his son with his boat this weekend after he had been drinking. Javier Burillo, 57, was arrested in Marin County, California, one day after the incident on Sunday near Angel Island, according to authorities. Burillo is a prominent real estate developer in…

Search underway for ‘The Wire’ actor who escaped police custody

Chris Clanton, 33, escaped from police custody in Baltimore after being arrested for violating a protective order. The actor appeared on “The Wire” in a recurring guest role. Christopher Clanton Sr. — who played Savino Bratton in two seasons of HBO’s Baltimore-based drama “The Wire” — allegedly escaped from police custody on Friday after being transferred to a nearby hospital,…

Thousands of GM workers on strike over contract dispute

(ABC News) – Nearly 50,000 auto workers across the country went on strike against General Motors Monday, walking off the job amidst a contract dispute. The strike shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states as well as 22 parts distribution warehouses. Watch the video above for the full report. Categories: National News, News