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Mike McCarthy Looking Forward to Seahawks

Mike McCarthy Looking Forward to Seahawks

Tom Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The NFL released the 2014 schedule for all 32 teams on Wednesday. The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks will host the Green Bay Packers in the season opener on Sept. 4.

The last time the two teams played at CenturyLink Field was inWeek 3 of the 2012 season that ended in a last second hail mary that was ruled a touchdown by the then repla...

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Breast-Feeding Mom Says TSA to Pay $75K to Settle Lawsuit

Breast-Feeding Mom Says TSA to Pay $75K to Settle Lawsuit

ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- The California woman who sued the U.S. Transportation Security Administration after agents told her she had to put her stored breast milk through an X-ray machine says the agency plans to settle her lawsuit for $75,000.

Airport surveillance video of Stacey Armatos January 2010 encounter with the TSA screeners at Arizonas Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport had par...

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American Father, Son Among Victims in Kabul Hospital Shooting

American Father, Son Among Victims in Kabul Hospital Shooting

SHAH MARAI/AFP/Getty ImagesKABUL, Afghanistan) -- An Afghan security guard opened fire on a group of doctors at a Kabul, Afghanistan, hospital on Thursday, killing three male American doctors and leaving two other people wounded, officials said. A father and son were among the victims, ABC News has learned.

One of the deceased is Dr. Jerry Umanos of Chicago, his family told ABC News. Umanos is ...

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Five Things to Know About E-Cigarettes

Five Things to Know About E-Cigarettes

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday morning plans to regulate electronic cigarettes, requiring manufacturers to disclose product ingredients to the administration and put warning labels on the devices. However, theres probably a lot you didnt know about the controversial e-cigarette.

For instance, e-cigarettes have been around since the 1960s...

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FDA to Regulate E-Cigarettes

FDA to Regulate E-Cigarettes

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday morning plans to regulate electronic cigarettes.

The proposed regulations will require that the manufacturers disclose to the FDA what is in their products and will require that the devices come with a warning label. Although e-cigarette sales to minors will be prohibited, there are currently no advertising...

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Girl Surprises Michelle Obama with Unemployed Dad’s Resume

Girl Surprises Michelle Obama with Unemployed Dad’s Resume

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- When it comes to the job hunt, they say, its all about who you know.

And one little girl, a guest at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, seized the opportunity to get her fathers resume into some powerful hands on Thursday.

When Michelle Obama called on her during a question-and-answer session in the East Room, instea...

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WADK Local News
  • Candidates for Governor roll out plans

    The three Democrats running for governor are rolling out various proposals.  Political newcomer Clay Pell says the goal of his economic plan is to invest in education and maintain a high-quali...Read More

  • Cicilline challenger from Newport

    A Republican is in the race for the First Congressional District seat currently held by Democrat David Cicilline.  Newport’s Cormick Lynch says the United States needs new leaders who wi...Read More

  • Portsmouth couple facing charges

    A Portsmouth man and his wife are facing federal criminal charges for allegedly selling cancer treatment products which are not approved by the Food and Drug Administration.  The man is also a...Read More

  • Vigil in Newport for homeless man that died

    The Newport County Citizens to End Homeless will hold a vigil on Friday night to remember Michael Bourque.  Bourque died in an accidental fire in an abandoned truck last month.   Acc...Read More

  • URI's Robert Ballard honored

    URI professor and famed ocean explorer Robert Ballard is a new member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.  An induction ceremony is planned for October at the Academy's headquart...Read More

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