(NEW YORK) -- A tropical threat churning in the Gulf of Mexico is taking aim at the Gulf Coast -- and is forecast to strengthen into tropical storm Claudette. Tropical storm warnings have been issued in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida panhandle as the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- It's being called a routine training exercise. But the sight of helicopters landing on the U.S. Capitol grounds Monday -- almost five months to the day after the Jan. 6 assault -- was concerning enough that officials had told nearby residents beforehand, "Please... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A flight instructor was forced to make a daring emergency landing on a busy freeway near Los Angeles on Memorial Day after reporting engine problems with his small plane during a lesson with a student pilot, authorities said. The aviation scare occurred... Read More.
(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- More than 100 days after declaring a state of emergency, Puerto Rico finally will have some funding to address an alarming rise in gender-based violence on the island. The Financial Oversight Management Board, which is in charge of the island's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A total of 23 reported tornadoes have struck across four states -- 18 of them in Mississippi, one in Louisiana, two in Nebraska and one in Colorado. A rare tornado emergency was issued overnight for Tupelo, Mississippi, where the most damage is... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has declared a third state of emergency for Tokyo and three other urban prefectures in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19 ahead of the already-delayed Summer Olympics. During a national address Friday night, Suga announced that... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is set to declare a third state of emergency for Tokyo and three other urban prefectures in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19 ahead of the already-delayed Summer Olympics. The proposed measures were endorsed by a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Restaurants and bars are another step closer to getting much-needed financial assistance after experiencing detrimental loss during the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Small Business Administration announced its application details and program guide on Saturday for eligible businesses who... Read More.
BY: MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency in Manatee County on Saturday because of a leak at a wastewater storage pond, the collapse of which officials called "imminent." The Manatee County Public Safety Department... Read More.
By MARK OSBORNE, MINA KAJI, and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(SALT LAKE CITY, Utah) -- The Utah Jazz's team charter was forced to return to the gate at Salt Lake City International Airport Tuesday afternoon due to a bird strike.