(NEW YORK) -- A massive storm system sweeping across the United States struck the South on Thursday with severe winds and numerous tornadoes, killing at least seven people in Alabama and Georgia. In Alabama's Autauga County, northwest of Montgomery, at least six people died due... Read More.
(COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- South Carolina's Supreme Court struck down the state's six-week abortion ban Thursday, claiming it violates the state's constitution. The 2021 so-called "heartbeat act" bans abortions after fetal cardiac activity is detected, which is typically around six weeks, before most women know they... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. officials in South Florida have seen a 400% increase in migrant encounters this fiscal year compared to the same period last year, Border Patrol Chief Raul Ortiz said Wednesday. "In the past five days, interagency efforts in the Miami Sector led to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Tornadoes brought on by severe storms on Monday left significant damage in parts of the South, namely Louisiana and Arkansas. The storms will continue to push east on Tuesday with severe thunderstorms and tornado warnings in effect from Texas to Kentucky. The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Multiple homes were damaged in Jessieville, Arkansas, on Monday after a possible tornado passed through the area, law enforcement officials told ABC News. Garland County Sherriff's Office Deputy Courtney Kizer said 14 homes were damaged, with at least two homes so severely... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As parts of the country are bracing for a frigid forecast, residents are advised to be on the lookout for turtles, pelicans and other animals impacted by the unseasonably freezing temperatures. Texas is forecast to see single-digit temperatures into Friday morning. With... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A major winter storm is pushing east, bringing heavy snow, ice and blizzard conditions to the north and tornadoes to the south. Here's the forecast for the week: At least 13 tornadoes have touched down so far -- four in Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After dumping 70 inches of snow in parts of California, a winter storm is now pushing east, bringing heavy snow, ice and blizzard conditions to the north and a tornado threat to the south. Here's the forecast for the week: Tuesday A blizzard warning... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A mother and her 8-year-old son have died in central Alabama after a tornado with winds of up to 115 mph struck overnight, officials said. At least reported 34 tornadoes have touched down in Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama, according to the National... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two people have died in central Alabama after a tornado struck Montgomery County overnight, officials said. At least 29 tornadoes have touched down in Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama. Montgomery Fire Rescue saved one person and extricated two bodies from the Alabama home.... Read More.
Emily Shapiro and Max Golembo, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The tornadoes are expected to hit from Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday night. People who live in weaker homes are encouraged to go to storm shelters. The severe storms could also bring damaging winds and large hail. Cities... Read More.