By MORGAN WINSOR and AICHA EL HAMMAR CASTANO, ABC News(LONDON and RIO DE JANEIRO) -- At least 79 inmates have died in riots at four prisons across Ecuador, authorities said.Gen. Edmundo Moncayo, head of Ecuador's prison system, known... Read More.
BY: EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC NEWS (LOS ANGELES) -- Golfing great Tiger Woods was hurt in a rollover car crash in Southern California on Tuesday morning, the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department said.The crash took place at about 7:12 a.m. on the border... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (LONDON) -- Three rare giraffes were electrocuted to death when they walked into low-hanging power lines within a conservation area in western Kenya, officials said.The Kenya Power and Lighting Company, which owns and operates most of... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, PHOEBE NATANSON and CLARK BENSON, ABC News (ROME) -- Italy's ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo, Luca Attanasio, was killed Monday in an attack on a United Nations convoy during his visit to the Central African nation, officials said.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(METARIE, La.) -- Three people are dead and another two injured after a shooting inside a gun store in Louisiana, authorities said.The deadly shootout occurred just before 3 p.m. local time Saturday at the... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Two women disguised themselves as "grannies" in a failed attempt to get a second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, Florida health officials said.“So yesterday, we realized a couple of young ladies came dressed... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (INDIANAPOLIS) -- About 100 animals died as a result of smoke inhalation during a fire at a pet store in Indianapolis Monday night, the Indianapolis Fire Department said.The animals that perished at Uncle Bills Pet Center... Read More.
BY: SASHA PEZENIK AND IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (HOUSTON) — Health officials in Texas scrambled to administer over 5,000 vaccine doses before they expired after the harsh winter storm hitting the state knocked out the power of the freezers storing the vaccines. Harris County... Read More.
BY: SASHA PEZENIK AND IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (HOUSTON) — Health officials in Texas are scrambling to use more than 8,000 vaccine doses before they expire after the harsh winter storm hitting the state knocked out the power of the deep freezers storing... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(CHICAGO) -- Chicago's oldest hospital filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this week, frustrating city and state officials who pledged to keep the safety-net hospital open.The hospital plans to cease all operations except for basic... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (FORT WORTH, Texas) -- At least six people are dead from a massive freeway pileup in Fort Worth, Texas, according to Fort Worth police.Over 100 vehicles were involved in the crash on I-35, and multiple people... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (FORT WORTH, Texas) -- Multiple people are trapped following a freeway pileup in Fort Worth, Texas, according to the Fort Worth Fire Department.The number of people trapped was not immediately clear.Fort Worth police blamed... Read More.