Investigators apparently believe there is evidence or the body of a missing Woodland Park mother who authorities say was killed by her fiance in a landfill south of Colorado Springs, according to ABC News.A spokeswoman for Midway Landfill in Fountain said investigators contacted the operator about a possible search related to the disappearance and presumed murder of Kelsey Berreth.“The Colorado Bureau of Investigation contacted Waste Management of Colorado regarding a potential search at Midway Landfill and we are cooperating fully,” Waste Management spokeswoman Anne Spitza told ABC News on Wednesday.Colorado Bureau of Investigation communications director Susan Medina on Thursday declined to comment on the warrant or confirm whether it was related to the Berreth case. Lee Richards, spokeswoman for the 4th Judicial District Attorney's Office, also declined to comment.Berreth, 29, was last seen in public Thanksgiving Day shopping at the Woodland Park Safeway with her … [Read more...] about ABC News: Authorities believe Fountain landfill may have evidence in Berreth case
Though his father, the late President John F. Kennedy, was only alive for a small part of John F. Kennedy Jr.’s life, the two shared a special bond. Almost 20 years after JFK Jr., his wife Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, and her sister Lauren Bessette died in a plane crash en route to a Kennedy family wedding in Hyannis Port, ABC aired a two-hour primetime special Thursday night about the late son of John F. Kennedy. The special, titled “The Last Days of JFK Jr.,” included a segment on the loving relationship between father and son. Christopher Anderson, author of “The Day John Died,” told ABC News that it was fascinating to watch the president play with John John. “There was a bond between the two of them,” Anderson said. “John was definitely the apple of his eye.” The special also featured archival audio of JFK Jr. talking about some of his early memories of playing in the Oval Office, moments which were often captured by … [Read more...] about ABC News detailed the special relationship between JFK and JFK Jr.
Michael Cohen, the president's former personal attorney and fixer, said Donald Trump directed him to make payments to two women who said they had affairs with the then-candidate because Trump "was very concerned about how this would affect the election."A lightly edited transcript of Cohen's interview with ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos, which aired Friday on "Good Morning America," follows here: Part 1George Stephanopoulos: Michael, thank you for doing this.Michael Cohen: George, good to see you.Stephanopoulos: Emotional day in court yesterday, and I was struck by that line you had ... you said you felt like you had your freedom back.Cohen: Yes.Stephanopoulos: How does it feel today?Cohen: Like I have my freedom back. Though I have to be honest. It has been very rough to be before the court with my family in attendance, my mother, my father, my wife, my children, my sisters, my brother, my niece, cousins, friends, it was ... ummm, it was a very rough day.Stephanopoulos: … [Read more...] about Michael Cohen’s exclusive interview with ABC News: Read the transcript
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump directed the payment of hush money to two women during the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign and knew that doing so was wrong, his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen said in a television interview that aired on Friday. “He directed me to make the payments. He directed me to become involved in these matters,” Cohen told ABC News. Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison this week on multiple charges, some related to the payments made to porn star Stormy Daniels and former Playboy model Karen McDougal, who both claim they had sexual affairs years ago with Trump. Asked if then-candidate Trump knew the payments were wrong, Cohen told ABC’s “Good Morning America” program: “Of course.” Trump has denied the alleged affairs with the women. His explanations of the payments have shifted over time. After earlier saying he knew nothing of the payments, Trump on Thursday said he never told Cohen to break … [Read more...] about Ex-personal lawyer says Trump knew of hush payments: ABC News
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly talks with Kirstjen Nielsen, President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, as they depart the White House in Washington, U.S., October 13, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is considering removing Department of Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen and replacing chief of staff John Kelly in another shakeup of his administration, ABC News reported on Tuesday, citing multiple unnamed sources. Nielsen, who became the secretary at Homeland Security when Kelly left the role to become Trump’s chief of staff, is expected to leave her job in the coming weeks, ABC News reported. Trump is considering replacing Kelly with Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, Nick Ayers, it added. Reporting by Tim Ahmann; Writing by Makini Brice; Editing by Susan Heavey … [Read more...] about Trump considers new DHS chief, chief of staff: ABC News