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  • Christmas in August: Walmart to Launch Layaway Plan

    Starting Friday, two weeks earlier than it did last season, Walmart will allow customers to pay for nearly 40,000 items in installments. "Retailers want to get customers as soon as possible and Walmart's jumping the gun," said Business Insider's Ashley Lutz. "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is…

    Good Morning America25 mins ago
  • Boy, 13, Keeps Father Alive After He's Badly Hurt by Falling Boulder

    David Finlayson has his 13-year-old son to thank as he recovers at home today after being struck by a refrigerator-size boulder during a camping trip. Finlayson, 52, and his son Charlie were backpacking and climbing near Ship Island Lake in a part of Idaho known as "River of No Return Wilderness"…

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  • Kentucky Same-Sex Couple Denied Marriage License for 3rd Time at Rowan County Clerk's Office

    A same-sex couple from Morehead, Kentucky, were denied a marriage license for a third time at the Rowan County Clerk's Office today, and the emotional exchange was caught on video. The denial comes just one day after the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals denied Rowan County Clerk Kimberly Davis'…

    Good Morning America26 mins ago
  • PB&Js Never Looked So Good to These Kids Trying Foreign School Lunches

    After watching this hilariously enlightening video, your kid heading back to school might not be complaining about that cafeteria sloppy joe after all. Cut.com has compiled a video of American children trying school lunches from all over the world, with typical cuisines from India, Sweden, Japan,…

    Good Morning America26 mins ago
  • Beloved NYC Radio Host Elvis Duran Details Dramatic 105-Pound Weight-Loss Journey

    As the host of the number one Top 40 morning radio in the country, Elvis Duran had no problem dishing out “real talk” to his seven million loyal listeners or rubbing elbows with the likes of Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj and dozens of other A-list celebrities. In December, the host of the…

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  • How Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Their 2016 Rivals Are Responding to the Virginia Shooting

    The 2016 field of presidential candidates highlighted their various positions on gun control today while offering prayers and support in the wake of a shooting in Virginia that took the lives of two television journalists. Other prominent shootings have prompted strong reactions from both sides --…

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  • The Phone, The Fixer and the Case of the Missing Rebate

    Dear ABC News Fixer: I purchased an iPhone 6 last October. I was told I would get $200 for the iPhone 4S that I was trading in. It was in excellent condition. I mailed the phone to Verizon as I was instructed to do.Several weeks went by and I started to wonder where that trade-in credit was. I…

    Good Morning America26 mins ago
  • Meet Patches, the Crossing Guard Dog Who Helps Kids Safely Cross the Street

    Meet Patches, the 5-year-old black Malti-Poo, who wears a crossing guard vest and stop sign to help kids safely cross the street in the town of Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania. Patches is back to work for the Jersey Shore Area School District, which started the new school year this past week, according…

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  • Pup That Used to 'Hop Like a Kangaroo' Gets Prosthetic Paws

    An adorable pup named Journey is now able to run like other dogs after being fitted with special prosthetic legs. The Shiba Inu/Jundo mix lost her front paws after she set on fire along with her siblings and was the only survivor. Marilyn Hendrickson, director of donations at the MEOW Cat Rescue…

    Good Morning America27 mins ago
  • 'Dancing With the Stars' Season 21: Alexa and Carlos PenaVega Join the Celebrity Cast

    Alexa PenaVega and her husband Carlos PenaVega have signed on for the 21st season of the dancing competition, he announced on Instagram. The Big Time Rush musician may have an edge -- he'll likely be getting advice from his former bandmate James Maslow, who placed fourth in season 18 of the ABC…

    Good Morning America27 mins ago
  • Photo Shows Web Acronym 'LOL' Woven Into Spiderweb

    One woman believes a spider had sent her a snarky message after she found the Web acronym "LOL" woven into its web. "A lot of people found it crazy humorous," said Heather Ar'ite of Seattle, Washington.

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  • How WBDJ Was Able to Get Through This Morning’s Newscast After On-Air Slayings

    The heartbreaking task of getting back to work was the first assignment of the day for the staffers at WDBJ-TV in Virginia. They returned to the news desk a day after two of their colleagues were fatally shot during a live interview. "They're doing as well as can be expected," station general…

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  • Real On-Air Violence Can Traumatize Viewers

    The shooting on live television in Virginia Wednesday could have a psychological effect on the thousands of viewers who were exposed to the traumatic event, according to some experts. Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, were shot to death as they did a live interview for Roanoke station WDBJ-TV.…

    Good Morning America50 mins ago
  • Usain Bolt Gets Taken Down by Clumsy Cameraman on Segway After Winning 200m Gold

    Jamaican runner Usain Bolt may have outrun all his competitors when he came in first in the 200-meter race at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing -- but he apparently wasn't fast enough to outrun a clumsy cameraman on a Segway.

    Good Morning America53 mins ago
  • Facebook's Answer to Siri and Cortana Is Called 'M'

    Facebook's answer to Apple's Siri and Microsoft's Cortana is a virtual personal assistant called "M" that will be housed inside the company's Messenger app. M can actually help people complete tasks that other virtual assistants can't. "This is early in the journey to build M into an at-scale…

    Good Morning America54 mins ago
  • Police Find Wig, Shawl and Gun in Virginia Shooter's Car, Warrant Says

    A briefcase with a wig, shawl and three license plates were among the items found inside the car of the gunman who killed two of his former colleagues during a televised interview in Virginia on Wednesday, according to a search warrant. ABC News has obtained the warrant filed to search the rental…

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  • How Virginia Shooting May Help Psych Experts See Warning Signs

    By poring over the documents believed to have been sent by Vester Flanagan, one expert said, there may be some lessons to help prevent similar events in the future. "We can then study it and analyze it by terms of dominant themes that predicted what he did," Frank Farely, a professor at Temple…

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