(NEW YORK) -- A powerful Pacific jet stream is bringing two dangerous storms fueled by an atmospheric river to the West Coast, the first of which struck Northern California on Wednesday and is pummeling Southern California on Thursday.This first storm brings a "significant threat... Read More.
(LONDON) -- As thousands of earthquakes rumbled Iceland's southwestern coast over the weekend, local weather officials warned of a "significant likelihood" of a volcanic eruption in the coming days.More than 2,000 earthquakes were recorded in about 48 hours, including about 1,000 in a 12-hour... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 1,300 people have died, and 3,227 others have been injured in Israel after the militant group Hamas launched an unprecedented incursion from air, land and sea on Saturday, Israeli authorities said.In Gaza, at least 1,799 people have been killed... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Investments to enhance system conservation and improved hydrology have led to "significant improvements" for Lake Mead this year, the federal government announced Tuesday, after the lake hit historic lows last year and the remains of several bodies were found.Lake Mead, located... Read More.
(SELMA, Ala.) -- A tornado delivered "significant damage" to the city of Selma, Alabama, as strong storms moved through the region on Thursday, according to the mayor's office.The "large and extremely dangerous" tornado struck Selma at 12:20 p.m. local time, according to the National... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland took something of a victory lap on Wednesday, a day after the Department of Justice secured convictions in one of the Jan. 6 investigation's highest profile prosecutions.Stewart Rhodes, a Yale Law School graduate-turned-militiaman, was found guilty Tuesday of... Read More.
(ORLANDO) -- Florida officials are seeking to fine an amusement park operator at least $250,000 over the death of a 14-year-old boy who fell from a drop-tower ride earlier this year.The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, which inspects amusement rides in the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Western New York is bracing for a "significant" lake-effect snowstorm that could dump up to 4 feet of snow in the Buffalo region over the coming days.A lake-effect snow warning is in effect starting 7 p.m. Wednesday through 1 a.m. Saturday... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Rachel Castillo, a mother of two, disappeared last week under suspicious circumstances from her home in Simi Valley, California, leaving behind “a significant amount of blood” at the scene, according to local police.Simi Valley Police believe Castillo is in danger, and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As freight railroads and their unions continue to feel pressure from the White House, businesses and other stakeholders to reach an agreement before a potential strike, economic experts say the possible work stoppage will wreak havoc on businesses and consumers.Two labor... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. conducted a successful counterterrorism operation against a "significant" al-Qaeda target in Afghanistan over the weekend, according to a senior administration official.This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.ABC News' Ben Gittleson contributed to this report. Copyright © 2022, ABC... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As advisors to the FDA consider what type of COVID-19 shots should be offered in the fall, new federal data reveals a significant proportion of Americans have yet to receive their first and second boosters.In May, federal officials authorized the use of... Read More.