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Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's Disease

Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's Disease

Scott Boehm/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen announced on Wednesday that he has stepped down from his post as he is battling Alzheimer's disease.

"In recent years, Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen has taken a reduced role with his team while courageously and privately battling Alzheimer's disease," the team said in a statement.

"The Broncos are very saddened that Mr. B...

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Video Could Hold Clues in Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Mystery

Video Could Hold Clues in Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Mystery

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Police are looking for five people seen on surveillance video before bleached-white American flags were added to the poles atop the Brooklyn Bridge.

The group was seen walking on the bridge after 3 a.m. Tuesday. At around 3:30 a.m., the lights that illuminate the U.S. flags on either side of the bridge could be seen flickering and then going out completely. At 5:30...

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The Slow, Sad Journey Home for Victims of Malaysia Airlines Tragedy

The Slow, Sad Journey Home for Victims of Malaysia Airlines Tragedy

(EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands) -- The bodies of victims from last weeks Malaysia Airlines crash are headed home, being flown to the Netherlands as the Dutch government declared a day of national mourning.

Meanwhile, the black boxes from MH17 were delivered to the U.K.s Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) headquarters at Farnborough, a spokesman told ABC News. Investigators expect to be abl...

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Baby Who Can’t Open Mouth Celebrates First Birthday

Baby Who Can’t Open Mouth Celebrates First Birthday

Courtesy Scott Family(OTTOWA, Ontario) -- Wyatt Scott turned a year old earlier this summer, but he ate his birthday dinner through a tube in his tummy.

Its been more than four months since the Scott family launched WhatsWrongWithWyatt.com to find out why their baby boy cant open his mouth, and though theyve been flooded with emails, their little boys condition remains a mystery.

Wyatts lock...

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Why Apple CEO Tim Cook Is 'Incredibly Excited' About Apple's Earnings

Why Apple CEO Tim Cook Is 'Incredibly Excited' About Apple's Earnings

Apple Press(NEW YORK) -- Apple has announced record third quarter earnings that includes an upbeat message from an "incredibly excited" CEO Tim Cook.

"Our record June quarter revenue was fueled by strong sales of iPhone and Mac and the continued growth of revenue from the Apple ecosystem, driving our highest EPS growth rate in seven quarters," he said. "We are incredibly excited about the up...

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Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings on Health Care Law

Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings on Health Care Law

ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- After a brief hiatus, the hot debate over the Affordable Care Act was renewed once again Tuesday because of two opposite verdicts on subsidies.

In the first decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled that the federal government cannot subsidize policies through federally run insurance exchanges.

Later, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in V...

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WADK Local News
  • Providence Journal Newspaper Sold

    The "Providence Journal" is being sold.  Dallas based AH Belo says they're selling the "Journal's" print and online operations to New Media Investment Group for 46-...Read More

  • Single Family Home Costs Rise

    The cost of a single-family home in Rhode Island is on the rise.  The Rhode Island Association of Realtors says the average cost of a single family home in the state was 220-thousand dollars i...Read More

  • Tractor Trailer Burns At Home Depot

    A tractor trailer loaded with retail products is now rubble after the rig caught fire in a Home Deport parking lot in Coventry.  The truck's diesel tanks let go during the fire, and crews ...Read More

  • Three Arrested In Tiverton Car Breaks-Ins

    Tiverton Police have arrested three suspects involved with a series of vehicle break-ins.  Kyle Simmons, 20, Devin O’Loughlin, 19, and a juvenile whose name has been with held were appre...Read More

  • Red Cross Seeks Local Shelter Volunteers

    The American Red Cross Rhode Island Chapter is looking for shelter volunteers in Middletown, Jamestown and surrounding communities to help in the event local shelters are needed in times of emergen...Read More

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