ABC 22 News Team
- Alexandra Lewis
- Amber Watson
- Christian Hauser
- Elyse Coulter
- Hilary Zalla
- Kelly May
- Kristine Frazao
- Natasha Williams
- Nicole Grigg
- Rhonda Moore
- Ann Reynolds
Low: 26 Winds: Calm
Sunday: Partly to mostly cloudy skies, a tiny bit warmer.
High: 37 Winds: SE 5-10 mph
Monday: Increasing clouds, scattered rain moves in through the evening.
High: 46 ...
West Carrollton Man Held in North Korea Says Situation Becoming Desperate
PYONGYANG, North Korea -- Three Americans detained in North Korea spoke out Monday about their conditions in an exclusive TV interview with CNN.
Kenneth Bae, Matthew Todd Miller and Jeffrey Edward Fowle met with CNN's Will Ripley at a hotel in Pyongyang. Each was given five minutes for an interview.
Fowle of West Carrollton is accused of leaving a Bible in a hotel where he was staying. He said he has "no complaints" about his treatment but the situation was getting desperate.
"It's been very good so far, and I hope and pray that it continues, while I'm here two more days or two more decades," he said.
Fowle spoke at length about the need to return home to provide for his family. His wife, he said, has only a part-time job which is not enough to pay their mounting bills.
He said vacation benefits from his employer, the City of Moraine, are scheduled to run out soon and he would like to return to work as soon as possible.
Bae, who is serving a 15-year prison sentence for "hostile acts to bring down its government," said he is working eight hours a day, six days a week at a labor camp.
North Korea claims Bae was part of a Christian plot to overthrow the regime.
"Continue to pray for me," he asked of his friends and family.
Despite what he called "hard labor," Bae said he has been treated "as humanely as possible."
Miller, who is accused of tearing up his tourist visa and seeking asylum upon entry, pleaded for help from the U.S. government during his interview.
"My situation is very urgent, that very soon I am going to trial, and I would directly be sent to prison," Miller said.
He said he will not learn of his charges until he goes to trial.
All three men said they signed statements admitting their guilt.
The circumstances leading up to the interviews were bizarre. The CNN team was on a government tour and was having lunch about two hours outside of Pyongyang when it was told it had to leave immediately to meet with a high-level government official in the capital.
The crew boarded a van to a secret location, where it was told the meeting was with the three Americans.
The Ferguson Decision
Miami Valley Crime StoppersIf you have information about a crime that has occurred, call Miami Valley Crime Stoppers at 937-222-7867 (STOP) 800-637-5735, 24 hours a day. Callers can remain anonymous.
Border CrisisGet the latest developments on the border control issue!
Chefs CornerWe often invite local chefs into our studio kitchen to demonstrate their cooking techniques and recipes. Watch those video segments on this page.
Pay It ForwardRiver Valley Credit Union, FOX45, and ABC22 recognize the good deeds of people and organizations who make the Miami Valley a better place.
Health Care ReformThe Supreme Court ruling to uphold the Affordable Care Act sparked a new battle. Check here daily for the latest developments, locally and across the country.
Secrets Of A ThiefWe expose the "Secrets Of A Thief". Sponsored by Shiver Security.
Cool SchoolsOur children are the way of the future and it all starts with our schools. Join us as our Hilary Zalla goes inside schools around the Miami Valley to find out what cool things students and teachers are ...
Town HallJoin in as our expert panel discusses jobs in Ohio
No Text ZoneTexting While Driving Kills Thousands of People Each Year. Many More are Seriously Injured. You Can Help Make Our Roads a NO TEXT ZONE.
Washington TimesPolitics, Breaking News, US and World News.
On Time TrafficGet the latest traffic information and updates here!
School ClosingsGet the list of all closings and delays for schools and businesses within the area, and sign up for text alerts!
Save Local TVFind out how you can save local TV right here!
Raw NewsWatch raw, unedited and uncensored news stories right here!
Pump PatrolFind the lowest gas prices, check out local and national price trends, report low prices and get fuel saving tips!
Political PulseArmstrong Williams is a pugnacious, provocative and principled voice for conservatives and Christian values in America's public debates.
News LinksThese links were chosen by the newsroom for their newsworthy content. These sites enhance the news stories that aired on the newscast on the dates cited.
Menard's Around the HouseMenards Around the House how-to videos give you tips for those much needed home improvements!
On the MoveGet the latest news and more on your mobile phone!
Good MorningIt's Fun, it's fresh, the way mornings should be!
Top StoriesGet up to the minute information from across Ohio in our Top Stories section!
Your Voice. Your Future.As the country faces challenges from federal budget issues to jobs and national debt, your voice is critical to the future.
Waste WatchHow are your tax dollars being spent? Waste Watch tracks whether local, state and federal governments or any groups are using your money wisely...or wasting it.
FBI conclusively links North Korea to Sony hack
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The FBI says it has enough evidence to conclude that North Korea was behind the hack attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 --
Companies that pride themselves on being eco-friendly may have conflicted
ideas between marketing with ad specialties and maintaining their green
"THE INTERVIEW" - FALLOUT
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Now that Sony has made the bombshell decision to scrap "The Interview" -- the fallout is starting to spread.
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) -- Baby Jesus is going high-tech.
IN THE NEWS: COMPANIES BRACE AGAINST POSSIBLE CYBERATTACKS
ATLANTA (AP) -- Remember how after 9/11, there was increased attention given to security at buildings, airports and other complexes.
Tonight on ABC 22
7:00 pm ..... Judge Judy
7:30 pm ..... Judge Judy
8:00 pm ..... I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown!
9:00 pm ..... CMA Country Christmas
11:00 pm ... ABC 22 News at Eleven
11:30 pm ... The Good Wife
12:30 am ... Ring of Honor Wrestling