By WILLIAM MANSELL AND KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- An estimated 500,000 Oregon residents have fled because of the wildfires that have burned hundreds of thousands of acres, according to the Oregon Office of Emergency Management. The nearly 70 active... Read More.
By LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Nineteen years ago Friday, nearly 3,000 American lives were lost when planes were hijacked and flown into the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and into a... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- There was a lot of flash flooding around the eastern U.S., from Florida to Washington, D.C. Thursday, where record rainfall fell.Some areas in Florida and Virginia got more than 5 inches... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- An estimated 500,000 people in Oregon have evacuated as a result of the wildfires burning hundreds of thousands of acres across the state, according to the Oregon Office of Emergency Management.Amid... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(HOUSTON) -- Four Houston police officers were fired Thursday after a months-long investigation of a fatal shooting found that they were "objectively unreasonable" in discharging 21 rounds at a man in distress.On April 21... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For the last 19 years, Sept. 11 has cast a lingering shadow on John Feal.The Nesconset, New York resident and former construction worker suffered long-term health damage from working at Ground... Read More.
By STEPHANIE EBBS, GINGER ZEE and LINDSEY GRISWOLD, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Six of the 20 largest wildfires in California history started in August and September 2020 and with average high temperatures continuing to set records, calls are increasing to... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO AND WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- At least 17 people in Oregon, California and Washington have now died because of the devastating wildfires ravaging the West Coast, and the destruction is anticipated to worsen, according to... Read More.
BY: JAMES HILL, ABC News(FORT MYERS, Fla.) -- Federal prosecutors pursuing the criminal case against Ghislaine Maxwell in New York are asking a judge to temporarily halt proceedings in a civil lawsuit filed by an alleged child sex-abuse victim against... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON and BENJAMIN STEIN, ABC News(FORT MYERS, Fla.) -- Simultaneous hunts were launched for a tiger spotted by a deputy sheriff roaming around an industrial park in Knoxville, Tennesee, Wednesday night and an alligator that attacked a woman... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A COVID-19 outbreak has rapidly spread through a Virginia jail, infecting at least 120 inmates and 20 staff members despite emergency protocols officials say have been in place since March to prevent the... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Hundreds of fires continue to burn in the western U.S. Thursday morning, from Texas to Alaska, but widespread windy weather is ending for the West.However, there are a few spots worth... Read More.