South African viral video of body bag causes alarm

Some South Africans have been shocked by a viral video that appeared to show family members carrying a body bag out of an insurance company office while pursuing a claim. Old Mutual South Africa replied to the incident with a statement on social media earlie… [+300 chars]

Trump to meet with Romney and Collins amid impeachment fight

President Donald Trump is expected to have lunch at the White House Thursday with a group of 10 Senate Republicans -- including Mitt Romney and Susan Collins as he continues to aggressively court allegiance from members of his own party amid the ongoing impea… [+1300 chars]

Jeep, Dodge SUVs recalled due to risk of engines stalling

Fiat Chrysler is recalling almost 700,000 SUVs worldwide to fix a problem that can cause the engines to stall. The recall covers certain 2011 through 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos. Most are in North America. The company says silicon deposits … [+368 chars]

Judge temporarily stops 1st federal execution in 16 years

A federal judge has temporarily halted the first federal execution in 16 years as a lawsuit on how the government intends to carry it out continues. U.S. District Judge Tanya S. Chutka said in a Wednesday evening ruling that the public is not served by short… [+2909 chars]

Active weather patterns begin as US heads into holiday week

The first major winter storm is moving through the Southwest with more than 4 inches of rain falling in San Diego County in southern California. Las Vegas had a daily record rainfall of 0.5 inches which is the most rain in single November day since 2013. Sn… [+2474 chars]

What matters this morning with George Stephanopoulos: Day 5 of impeachment hearings

It's Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019. Here are the biggest stories I'm following this morning. Ill be breaking it all down with our team starting at 7 a.m. EST, on "Good Morning America." Key takeaways from Gordon Sondlands testimony Gordon Sondland, U.S. ambassado… [+2342 chars]

UN nuclear watchdog: Iran must explain undeclared site

The head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog agency says Iran has not provided additional details about the discovery of uranium particles of man-made origin at a location that had not been declared. Cornel Feruta, the acting director of the International Atomic En… [+472 chars]

Security guard indicted for choking, punching 11-year-old shoplifter

A security guard at a clothing store in Boston has been indicted for choking and punching an 11-year-old girl who was shoplifting. A grand jury returned indictments on Tuesday charging 36-year-old Mohammad Khan of Cambridge, Massachusetts, and his New Jersey… [+2398 chars]

Explosion at Italian fireworks factory kills 5

Italian rescue services say a blast at a fireworks factory in Sicily has killed five people and seriously injured two others. Italian firefighters and Carabinieri police said that the 71-year-old wife of the owner of the family-run factory in the Sicilian to… [+467 chars]

China bats away rumors, says trade talks with US continue

A Chinese Commerce Ministry official says Beijing is working to resolve conflicts with Washington over trade, dismissing speculation the talks might be in trouble as unreliable rumors. Ministry spokesman Gao Feng said Thursday he could not disclose any new i… [+565 chars]