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Tropical Storm Dorian expected to strengthen, severe storms expected to hit the Plains

Tropical Storm Dorian expected to strengthen, severe storms expected to hit the Plains

ABC News(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Tropical Storm Dorian is forecast to continue to strengthen as it heads towards Lesser Antilles today.

Dorian has winds of 40 MPH and is currently moving west at 13 MPH. The storm is located around 555 miles ESE of Barbados.

A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for Barbados as Dorian will continue to move west today and then begin to turn slightly northwest w...

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US, Japan agree to trade deal at G-7 summit, as Trump says allies 'respect' China tariff war

US, Japan agree to trade deal at G-7 summit, as Trump says allies 'respect' China tariff war

ABC News(BIARRITZ, France) -- In an unexpected announcement at the Group of 7 summit, President Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said they have agreed in principle to a trade deal following months of negotiations.

Trump said that the United States and Japan planned to sign the agreement around the same time as the United Nations General Assembly in New York this September. The deal will focus...

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'THIS WEEK' EXCLUSIVE: Joe Walsh announces Republican primary challenge against Trump

'THIS WEEK' EXCLUSIVE: Joe Walsh announces Republican primary challenge against Trump

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Conservative firebrand former Illinois Rep. Joe Walsh announced Sunday with ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on ABCs "This Week" that hes launching a long-shot Republican presidential primary challenge against President Donald Trump.

"Im going to run for president," Walsh told Stephanopoulos in an exclusive interview.

When Stephanopoulos pointed out the massiv...

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Quantas to test 19-hour flights from New York and London to Sydney

Quantas to test 19-hour flights from New York and London to Sydney

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Some travelers start a long book, binge-watch movies or series, or even do their best thinking on long flights.

Now, they may be able to do all those things -- and more -- on a single flight.

Quantas has announced that it is launching what it calls an "ultra-long-haul research flights" that will collect information about how passengers respond when theyre in the air for upwar...

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Kirsten Dunst says her pregnancy was a "surprise": "It feels like I lucked out"

Kirsten Dunst says her pregnancy was a "surprise": "It feels like I lucked out"

Liz Von Hoene /SHOWTIME(LOS ANGELES) -- In a new interview with Net-A-PORTERs digital magazine PorterEdit, Kirsten Dunst opens up about her baby son with fianc Jesse Plemons.

I thought I would have a hard time getting pregnant, but it was a surprise, the 37-year-old says. If I hadnt met Jesse, I would have frozen my eggs. [But] it feels like I lucked out.

The two, who met on the set o...

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Baby gets new heart just in time for her 1st birthday

Baby gets new heart just in time for her 1st birthday

iStock(NEW YORK) -- A babys first birthday feels like a momentous occasion for all parents.

But when its unclear if your baby will ever actually see that day, the milestone is more like a miracle.

Christy Brown suspected something might be wrong with her then 4-month-old daughter, Rebecca, when she wasnt gaining weight. Several trips to the pediatrician and no results over the course of the ne...

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WADK Local News

Hasbro Buying Entertainment Company E-One

Peppa Pig is now a Hasbro brand. The Pawtucket toymaker announced yesterday that it is adding media and entertainment company E-One for four-billion dollars, which adds the brand of the preschool anim...

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Trump Tweets Support For Spicer On DWTS

President Trump weighed in Thursday night on the appearance of Rhode Island native Sean Spicer, Trump's former press secretary, going on Dancing with the Stars. Trump said Spicer will do great and...

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Chafee Says He's Open To Presidential Candidacy

A former Rhode Island governor and U.S. Senator says he might be open to another presidential campaign. Lincoln Chafee was a Democratic presidential candidate for about six months back in 2015. He say...

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Jump Bikes Being Pulled Off Providence Streets

Hundreds of Jump bikes are being pulled off the streets of Providence. The bikes which are owned by Uber have been vandalized and police say they've been used to commit crimes. A spokesman for May...

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Low-Flying Fighter Jets Caused Alarm

Loud, low-flying fighter jets caused some alarm earlier this week, however, The Rhode Island National Guard says the Navy Blue Angels were just passing by. The fighters were on their way to the New Yo...

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