(LOS ANGELES) -- Wildfires wreaking havoc in several West Coast regions are expected to burn throughout the night as dangerous conditions may further increase their spread. The Alisal Fire in Southern California already had exploded to about 6,000 acres after sparking near the Alisal Reservoir... Read More.
(FLAT ROCK, Mich.) -- A gas leak that likely originated at a Ford Motor Company assembly plant in Michigan has prompted health officials to recommend that residents evacuate as the fumes from the fuel drift to nearby neighborhoods. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services... Read More.
(SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.) -- A California wildfire is inching closer to a resort town as fire conditions worsen in the region. The Caldor Fire has now scorched more than 204,390 acres and is just 20% contained as it burns southeast of Lake Tahoe --... Read More.
(SPRINGFIELD, Mo.) -- The Springfield, Missouri, health department is requesting funding for an alternate COVID-19 care site in response to a spike in infections and hospitalizations in recent weeks, health officials announced Wednesday. Several local health facilities and hospitals jointly requested the alternative care site... Read More.
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- A suspended fraternity at Virginia Commonwealth University could be banned for life if an investigation by the school determines the Greek organization was responsible for misconduct related to the death this year of a 19-year-old freshman, whose family alleges was the... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (CARMEL, Ind.) -- The president and CEO of an Indiana hospital has prompted backlash for releasing what medical professionals and health care advocates described as a "blame the victim" statement about a Black physician who died of COVID-19... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) -- Fears that a new variant of the novel coronavirus is behind a rise in infections in London and parts of southeast England has caused dozens of countries around the world to suspend travel to... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A new wildfire broke out northwest of Denver -- called the East Troublesome wildfire -- and it is 19,086 acres and 10% contained with mandatory evacuations in effect.There is some bad... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(CLEVELAND) -- Viewers from across the country let out their frustrations on social media while watching the first presidential debate as the face-off between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden was marked by... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) -- The summer of protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis was not confined to the United States. Demonstrations featuring placards emblazoned with Floyd's face and his last words, "I can't breathe," spread... Read More.