(NEW YORK) -- Kylie Willis says she remembers when her father told her that he wanted to enlist in the Army. She was 9 at the time, and said she wanted to tell him no. "I think I just heard something in his voice, even... Read More.
(ATHENS) — Firefighters are working to extinguish dozens of fires across Greece, where over 100 wildfires have started in the past day. In the town of Evia, 90 miles from Athens, the Greek coast guard and private-owned boats are evacuating people from the beach where... Read More.
(PRETORIA, South Africa) -- At least 117 people have been killed in ongoing riots across South Africa despite the efforts of heavily outnumbered authorities to quell violent unrest sparked by the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma. South Africa's acting minister in the presidency, Khumbudzo... Read More.
(PRETORIA, South Africa) -- At least 72 people have been killed in ongoing riots across South Africa, despite the efforts of heavily outnumbered authorities to quell the violent unrest sparked by the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma. The South African Police Service said in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Kevin Strickland spent his 62nd birthday behind bars. It’s the 43rd time he has spent a birthday in prison and says he desperately hopes it will be his last. “I was determined to spend this birthday as awake as I could,” he... Read More.
(HINKLEY, California) -- Despite inspiring an Oscar-winning movie, the story of Hinkley, California, did not have the Hollywood ending viewers may have expected. Hinkley’s story shot Erin Brockovich to stardom and she has continued to crusade for access to safe water. Hinkley is a small... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Almost two decades after the disappearance and murder of his wife Laci Peterson and their unborn child, Connor, Scott Peterson says he is still seeking justice and and that his first trial was unfair. Peterson was convicted in 2004 of first-degree murder... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Immigration authorities arrested or detained more than 172,000 migrants at the southwest border last month, according to administration officials. The total number of Border Patrol apprehensions was the largest in a month since the early 2000s. The vast majority were taken into custody... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA and ERIC NOLL, ABC News(BOSTON) -- For years, father Dick Hoyt ran the Boston Marathon with his son, Rick Hoyt, in an effort to inspire and motivate other children with special needs.Dick Hoyt died Wednesday... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The cost of climate change is becoming increasingly clear as researchers study the adverse effects of rising sea levels on society.As the climate warms, the glaciers and ice sheets around the world will... Read More.