(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Park Police did not clear Lafayette Park and the nearby area of protesters on June 1, 2020, so President Donald Trump could walk from the White House over to St. John’s Church, but learned of his interest in surveying the site... Read More.
(MIAMI) -- At least three people were fatally shot and multiple others were injured early Sunday in the second mass shooting to erupt on consecutive weekends in Miami-Dade County, according to police. The shooting happened at around 2 a.m. in a strip mall hookah lounge... Read More.
Days are getting longer and temperatures are rising. Summer is coming and that means boating season has arrived. In addition, after more than a year of quarantine fatigue and masks coming off for the fully... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The international community has met its 10-year global target to increase the area of protected land on Earth, according to a new report. "Great progress" has been made since 2010, with more than 42% of the current coverage added in the last... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- A group of 20 people were checking their bags at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Saturday when a 9-year-old boy in the group slipped past his parents and jumped onto the bag conveyor belt. Delta Air Lines personnel "tried to reach for the... Read More.
By Jon Haworth, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- A series of earthquakes have rattled the Los Angeles area early Monday morning with the biggest being a 4.0-magnitude earthquake centered just east of the Los Angeles International Airport.According to KABC-TV,... Read More.
MORE MUMBERS Remember the days of an operator connecting your phone call, or a designated prefix for your neighborhood’s phone number? Those days are long gone as our area’s population has grown dramatically and technology has advanced. In the 1970s and into the 1980s, fax... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (LONDON) -- Three rare giraffes were electrocuted to death when they walked into low-hanging power lines within a conservation area in western Kenya, officials said.The Kenya Power and Lighting Company, which owns and operates most of... Read More.
By KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES and STACY CHEN, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- A reported string of nearly two dozen violent, unprovoked attacks against Asians and Asian Americans in the Bay Area in recent weeks has left the community on edge, advocates say.
By NEIL GIARDINO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Amazon rainforest lost an estimated 5 million acres in 2020, an area roughly the size of Israel, according to a recent report on the region. Experts warn that unchecked deforestation in the Amazon basin,... Read More.
By ABBY CRUZ, ABC News (LOS ANGELES) -- With California ending a regional stay-at-home order issued because of strained capacity in the state's intensive care units, current COVID-19 data suggests that the local Latino community has been hit the hardest of all.