Lotto Murder, suspect, trial and sentence
As fans get ready to celebrate the CMA Awards, ABC brings viewers the fifth annual edition of “In the Spotlight with Robin Roberts: Countdown to the CMA Awards”. Featuring the hottest stars on the country scene as well as music’s greatest country legends, the special gives viewers an all-access pass into the homes and private lives of country music’s biggest stars including: Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Shania Twain, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, and the cast of “Nashville.”
From the Boston Marathon bombing and Cleveland kidnapping, to the George Zimmerman and Jodi Arias trials -- from twerking to binge-watching -- from a new Pope and a new Royal baby, to the headline-making celebrity romantic breakups and shakeups -- from the breakout heroes like Malala, who inspired the nation and the world -- to the public figures who fell from grace, as well as the icons who said goodbye, 2013 has been an eventful year.
The history of the English castle that inspired the series "Downton Abbey" is examined.
The show finds out what it is like to swim to sharks.
In the Season 37 premiere, Jim Avila reports on a chiropractor whose fifth wife died from a blunt-force head injury in 2010.
Surprising New Revelation from Former Mayor Linda Lusk About Her Life after Being Accused of Having Inappropriate Contact with a Minor
A look at the history of the Miss America pageant and profiles of 2013 competitors as they go from state beauty queens to national contenders.
Neighbors terrorized by a bully in a bulldozer; a tiff over trees that became a deadly turf war; a high-tech neighborhood watch system... "20/20" pulls the blinds back on the nastiest neighbors around
"20/20" reports on the ultimate cases of betrayal
What happens when you do something thoughtless, questionable, or just flat out wrong? Can a teacher, policeman, even a high school cheerleader survive the glare after they each allegedly crossed the line? "Out of Bounds," featuring an exclusive jailhouse interview with the high school cheerleader who engaged in a same-sex underage relationship that made national headlines
The story of Malala Yousafzai, and her courage against the Taliban.
On New Year's Day in 2009, Kelly Osborn's daughter Sheena was found dead in a Bradenton Beach, FL hotel room. When police found her hanging, they quickly classified the death a suicide. But according to Osborn, her daughter had everything to live for and was not suicidal. So she began a quest to get the death classified as a homicide and began her own investigation in search of the truth, which led her to Sheena's fiancé. David Muir reports on the evidence that was missed and the questions that were never asked. Is Osborn, in her grief, persecuting an innocent man?
A Suspicious Past Tragedy; Karl Karlsen Breaks Down; The Mystery Is Finally Solved
ABC News' Barbara Walters and Brian Ross Investigate the Mystery of Paul Fronczak, the Chicago Baby Stolen Almost 50 Years Ago
Elaborate lies, schemes and secret lives are exposed. Included: a young man who posed as a physician's assistant and, later, a police officer.
Landlords From Hell, Sinkholes, Hoarders, Unusual Homes
From veterinarians to movers to grocers to bartenders, get ready for a big dose of the shocking truth as "20/20's" team of correspondents get the dirt from the professionals we depend on, who confess what really goes on behind the scenes.
Barbara Walters interviews President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House. Also: Clips from interviews with past presidents are featured.
Anchored by David Muir and Robin Roberts, the hour will feature Alex Marquardt reporting from South Africa, details of Mandela's passing, world-wide reaction, plans for his funeral, and images of the day, as well as chronicle the long and eventful polarizing political and personal life of one of the 20th century's greatest figures.
Matt Gutman reports on a story involving a father who allegedly robbed banks with his kids.
Holiday stories of shopping and survival.
Too Hot to Work: Fighting for Justice; The Mirror-Free Bride; Charity Angels
A bride-to-be fakes her own kidnapping; a man pretends to be a Navy SEAL.
From a former college basketball star who faked her own kidnapping, to a teenager who returned home after a night of heavy drinking - to the wrong home, "20/20" reports on the pressures and sometimes deadly decisions of teenagers.
Travel mishaps are the focus. Included: pilot errors; modern-day stowaways; carbon monoxide in hotel rooms; plunges from cruise ships; and difficult airplane passengers. Also: Two baggage handlers reveal alarming things about what happens to luggage.
20/20 Tells the story of a teacher and student's sexual relationship.
An interview with Anthony Curcio, who is serving out a six-year sentence for a 2008 robbery. Also: a man who impersonated his dead mother in order to collect her Social Security payments; a man who faked his own death.
What Young Kids Do With Guns When Parents Aren't Around; Are Your Guns Truly Inaccessible to Your Kids?
Children with obsessive compulsive disorder; families of children with schizophrenia share their experiences.
20/20 Looks at extreme situations where people in authority took situations for their advantage.
20/20 looks at the mystery behind Michele MacNeill’s death and the involvement of her husband.
20/20 looks at the mystery behind young boys abducted by their own mother.
Get ready for a big dose of shocking disclosures from dry cleaners, nail salons, and movie theaters, to baggage handlers and movers, the people in your neighborhood reveal some surprising secrets of their trade.
In a "20/20" exclusive, David Muir rides along shotgun with the hit men hired to pull the trigger, only these assassins are really undercover Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms agents disguised as killers. These are not your ordinary crime fighters - they are special agents with a secret job posing as hit men to prevent contract killings. They foil the plots of those scorned lovers, bitter business rivals and evil-minded ex's who want someone they know eliminated. The report includes exclusive undercover ATF video of the set-ups and the stings -- conspiracies to commit murder all caught on tape.
ABC News' Barbara Walters and Brian Ross Update Their Exclusive Investigation of the Mystery of Paul Fronczak, the Chicago Baby Stolen Almost 50 Years Ago, Uncovering New and Riveting Leads.
It was a cold case murder that "20/20" put back in the spotlight five years ago, leading to a bombshell decision in court just this week. In 2005, 25-year-old Janet Abaroa was found stabbed to death in North Carolina, her six-month son left unharmed in another room. Her husband, Raven Abaroa, said he discovered his dead wife's body after returning home from playing soccer that evening. Raven quickly moved to Utah with his son, and Janet's murder remained unsolved. While in Utah, Raven met and then married Vanessa Pond, a beautiful single mother. It is not long before wife number two feels she is in danger. Eventually, a new cold case detective starts looking for new clues, Janet's body is exhumed, and Raven is arrested and extradited back to North Carolina to stand trial. John Quinones' report includes exclusive interviews with Vanessa, the cold case detective who cracked the case, and Janet's sisters.
Author Carl Hiaasen was the guest. We see how a man going undercover brought a lottery winner's murderer to justice and how to analyze lottery numbers.
Inappropriate parental behavior is examined. Included: a woman who allegedly asked her son to kill her estranged husband; a woman who breastfed her six-month old child while drinking in a bar; and fights between parents at their kids' sporting events.
How do you survive working for a tough boss? What is your favorite office revenge fantasy? What are the hidden career killers? "Work Wars" - how to wage them and how to win them.
20/20 reports on the questionable decisions some teenagers make and act on, leading to extremely dire consequences.
20/20 Reports on Unusual and Sometimes Controversial Parenting Styles.
Featuring the couple who can't forgive a lady who pretended to be pregnant for them. Plus the woman in the stiletto murder and a woman's murder trial with similarities to the Jodi Arias trial.
A look at examples of Shameless behavior featuring a man scamming a woman online. Plus a IRS agent taking sexual advantage of a client. How people got away with faking injuries to claim benefits. Teenagers using Instagram to make money. A man who took over a foreclosed mansion and tax deductions that are less then ordinary.
A look at con artists and scams. Included: fraudulent fortune tellers; people who faked injuries in order to claim disability benefits; celebrities whose family members take advantage of their wealth; and an IRS auditor who blackmailed a taxpayer for sexual favors.
20/20 looks at the stories of people who were pushed too far.
From unethical brokers and contractors to neighbors from hell, "20/20" reports on extreme real estate stories.
A look at the production of counterfeit money.
A investigation into people suffering with OCD's.
A look at hitmen and what drives them to kill.
The story of a real estate agent and a landowner, which turned to a case of murder.
How artists can get away with lip-syncing.
A woman goes to unusual lengths to recover money lent to her ex; the world of underground poker with Molly Bloom; people who work as strippers to pay for college; cheaper, riskier alternatives to sperm banks and fertility clinics.
Barbara Walters presents an interview with the father of the Santa Barbara shootings.
A undercover report on lifeguards.
A look at home sellers nightmares.