(LOS ANGELES) -- At least seven firefighters were injured in a raging wildfire in southern California, officials said Wednesday night. The Route Fire in Castaic has burned over 5,208 acres with 12% containment as of Thursday morning, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Authorities previously reported... Read More.
(WINTER SPRINGS, Fla.) -- A Florida woman was killed Thursday by lightning that also struck her child and a dog, authorities said. The incident occurred on Thursday afternoon in Winter Springs, a small city in central Florida's Seminole County, some 15 miles north of Orlando.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least three southern states were under a tornado watch Tuesday following an outbreak of twisters Monday night in Texas and Oklahoma that cut a path of destruction, killed one person and injured at least 10 others. Twenty tornadoes were reported Monday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The deadly blaze that tore through a New York City building in the Tremont neighborhood of the Bronx has left many residents homeless, displaced or in need of basic necessities that they lost in the tragedy. The fire killed at least 17... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- An employee at Philadelphia's Jefferson University Hospital was gunned down, allegedly by a coworker wearing scrubs, before the suspect shot and injured two officers during his capture, authorities said. The shooting was reported at 12:13 a.m. local time at the hospital's Gibbon Building,... Read More.
(LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo.) -- Six people in Missouri, including three minors, were rushed to hospitals with varying injuries Tuesday after the boat they were traveling in at Lake of the Ozarks exploded, investigators said. The incident took place around 1:40 p.m. near the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid had to exit Monday night’s game against the Washington Wizards early due to an injury to his right knee. After his departure, which came at the end of the first quarter, the 76ers loss their small lead over... Read More.
BY: CHRISTINE THEODOROU AND IVAN PERIERA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — At least 17 people are dead and hundreds of others are hospitalized following an explosion at a military camp in Equatorial Guinea Sunday evening, according to the country's health ministry. It was not... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(LONDON) -- A rocket attack targeting the American-led military coalition in the northern Iraqi city of Erbil killed a civilian contractor and wounded nine others on Monday night, according to a coalition spokesman.More than... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(QUEBEC CITY, Canada) -- A 24-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly dressed in a medieval costume and used a samurai sword to randomly attack seven people, killing two, on Halloween night in Quebec City, Canada,... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(PHOENIX) -- One person was injured during an apparent drive-by shooting outside a federal courthouse in Phoenix midday Tuesday, authorities said.A court security officer was wounded in the shooting, which occurred near the Sandra... Read More.
By: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (SAN ANTONIO) -- Three members of the Thin Blue Line Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club were killed and nine others were critically injured when an alleged drunken driver going in the opposite direction swerved into their lane and hit... Read More.