(WASHINGTON) -- A Senate subcommittee on Tuesday is hearing from a whistleblower who claims Facebook manipulated content it knew was harmful to young users, a day after the social media giant experienced an apparently unrelated massive outage. Frances Haugen, who revealed her identity during a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Millions of Americans across the country faced devastating flooding from Hurricane Ida this week and are grappling with the risks a new reality poses to their homes. With more humans building into nature, the fragile interface between weather extremes and the comfort... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Charlotte Bennett, a former aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and one of the 11 women accusing him of sexual misconduct, is calling for the governor's immediate impeachment. "September is not soon enough," Bennett, 25, said Wednesday on Good Morning America.... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) — Dry lightning is posing the threat for new fires to spark in a region already plagued by dozens of largely uncontained wildfires. The thunderstorms could generate after moisture as the deadly monsoons in the Southwest U.S. push north to areas such as... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When Herz, a lesbian club in Mobile, Alabama, opened in 2019, owner Rachel Smallman said she and her wife didn’t have a place they could “go to be their authentic selves.” So, they made a space of their own. “In the deep... Read More.
(SYDNEY) -- Australian plans to challenge a draft recommendation from the United Nations World Heritage Committee that the Great Barrier Reef be identified as "in danger." The U.N. Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) draft report says the reef should be added to its "in... Read More.
(ORANGE COUNTY, Calif.) -- The suspect in an alleged road rage shooting that killed a 6-year-old boy in California last month was denied bail Friday for, a judge said, posing a "complete danger to the community." Marcus Eriz, 24, pleaded not guilty to murder charges... Read More.
Elton John is continuing his fight to help musicians in the U.K. after the British government failed to secure visa-free travel for artists touring Europe post-Brexit. In a statement made to a Select Committee hearing in Parliament on Thursday, and posted to his
(NEW YORK) — Record-breaking heat across the Northeast and Midwest Saturday will continue Sunday and extend into next week. Newark, New Jersey, set a record Saturday with a high of 95 degrees. Washington, D.C., hit a record of 92 degrees and Bridgeport, Connecticut, tied its... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After a wild weekend of weather and tornadoes, a new storm is bringing a threat for fire danger, heavy snow and severe weather from California to Texas. Ahead of the new storm, gusty winds and low humidity has brought wildfires to Kingman,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — There were over 140 reports of severe weather on Saturday across northern Florida, most of Alabama and parts of Georgia. This included five reported tornadoes and a 76 mph wind gust that was reported at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The reports also included... Read More.
By Max Golembo, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Severe weather struck the Upper Midwest Monday in South Dakota and Minnesota with golf ball size hail, lightning and gusty winds.Later on Tuesday and into Tuesday night, severe weather will move... Read More.