(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) -- Police are hunting for a man who they say followed an elderly woman home from a shopping trip and assaulting her on the doorstep of her own home.The incident began at a store in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on Monday in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The temporary cease-fire between Hamas and Israel ended on Dec. 1, and Israel has resumed its bombardment of Gaza.The end of the cease-fire came after Hamas freed over 100 of the more than 200 people its militants took hostage during the... Read More.
(BOSTON) -- Shockwaves from the gruesome home-invasion slayings in the Boston area of three elderly members of a devout Catholic family have reached Pope Francis at the Vatican, a priest told grieving parishioners at a service held for the victims.During a Tuesday night Mass of... Read More.
(NEWTON, Mass.) -- A couple celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary and a relative in her 90s were found stabbed and bludgeoned to death in a Boston area home over the weekend, prompting authorities to warn residents to lock their doors and be vigilant as investigators... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A father and his four children were saved from an early morning house fire by a neighbor and a passerby who saw smoke coming from the home's garage and were able to alert the sleeping family, police said.The fire was reported... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Family members of two U.S. citizens who were trapped in Sudan and had to endure major obstacles to leave the country are grateful they're now in Egypt.Imad, a Bay area resident who asked ABC News not to disclose his full name,... Read More.
(SAN ANTONIO, Texas) -- An elderly man was killed and a woman critically injured in a "horrific" dog attack in Texas on Friday, authorities said.The incident occurred around 1:45 p.m. local time in a residential area of San Antonio.Responding firefighters had to fend off... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- A Pennsylvania woman has been arrested for allegedly murdering and dismembering her parents with a chainsaw.Verity Beck, 43, allegedly shot both her parents in the head Tuesday before dismembering them, according to a criminal complaint.Beck, who resided at the home in Norristown,... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Older people have always been known to be one of the groups at highest risk of death from COVID-19, but they now make up a larger share than ever before.As of the week ending Nov. 19, Americans aged 65 and older make... Read More.
(LAGUNA WOODS, Calif.) -- The pastor being hailed a hero for helping to thwart a gunman from taking additional lives at a California church described how the congregation, consisting mostly of elderly attendees, overtook the shooter.About 50 people had gathered at the Geneva Presbyterian... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As many Americans resume some sense of normalcy in daily life, a large sector of the population hit hard by the pandemic requires more assistance than ever and nonprofit groups are working tirelessly to deliver essential help for the increasing number... Read More.