(SPRING, TX.) — A chemical spill at a water park in Texas sent dozens of people to the hospital, according to officials. The incident began around 2:30 p.m. in a children's pool at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown in Spring, Texas, when a lifeguard and several... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- At least 10 people were injured in an altercation between sheriff's deputies and inmates at a Southern California jail on Thursday afternoon, authorities said. The disturbance occurred as deputies were conducting security checks at the North County Correctional Facility, one of four... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After 16 months of coronavirus-related restrictions and requirements -- mask mandates, social distancing, extensive state of emergencies -- nearly every jurisdiction in the country has now moved to ease up or, for some, completely lift them. The move comes as many communities... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Unrelenting heat waves are still pounding the Northeast and Pacific Northwest -- but cooler weather is on its way for East Coast residents. Heat is a silent killer. On average, more people die from heat than any other severe weather, including tornadoes, hurricanes... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Fisher-Price ignored repeated warnings that its Rock 'n Play sleeper was dangerous before the device was recalled, according to a congressional oversight committee report released Monday. The report said more than 50 infant deaths were linked to the sleeper. The 20-month investigation found... Read More.
(SIBLEY, Iowa) -- A freight train hauling fertilizer derailed and caught fire in Iowa Sunday afternoon sending plumes of smoke into the air. The incident took place around 2 p.m. CT near Sibley, Iowa, according to Glenn Anderson, the Sibley city administrator. Anderson told ABC News... Read More.
(LONDON and CAIRO) -- Dozens of civilians have been killed while hundreds more have been wounded as the latest round of fighting between Israel's military and Hamas, the Palestinian militant group ruling the Gaza Strip, entered its fourth straight day. So far, 87 people, including... Read More.
(MEXICO CITY) -- At least 23 people were killed and dozens more were injured after an overpass for the Mexico City Metro collapsed on Monday night, sending a subway car plunging toward a busting boulevard below. The collapse occurred on the newest of Mexico City's... Read More.
(JERUSALEM) -- Dozens have been killed and many more injured in a stampede late Thursday in Israel at Mount Meron during Lag BaOmer festivities. Magen Daviv Adom, Israel's national emergency medical services, said there were "dozens" killed, but did not offer specific numbers. It also... Read More.
(LONDON) — A catastrophic fire in a hospital in Iraq has killed dozens of patients who were being treated there. At least 82 patients have been killed in the massive fire at the Ibn Al-Khatib Hospital in Iraq’s capital city of Baghdad. "The death toll from... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(LAKEWOOD TOWNSHIP, N.J.) -- A brush fire that raged through New Jersey forced residents to evacuate after it destroyed or damaged dozens of structures.The fire began early Sunday afternoon near Airport Road and Cedar... Read More.
By MARK OSBORNE, ABC News (LAUREL, Md.) -- A former Maryland police chief is facing more than a dozen attempted murder charges after he allegedly targeted a series of enemies in at least 12 arson cases going back a decade, officials said.