(NEW YORK) -- At least two children have died in hot cars this week as a heat wave blasted the U.S. On Tuesday afternoon, a 4-year-old boy died in East Manchester Township, Pennsylvania, the York County Coroner's Office said. After the family wasn’t able to find... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dozens of wildfires blazing through the Western U.S. are continuing to shroud surrounding areas in smoke and haze. At least 92 large wildfires are continuing to burn in the West, mostly in California, Oregon and Washington. Evacuation orders are in effect for... Read More.
(ATHENS) — Firefighters are working to extinguish dozens of fires across Greece, where over 100 wildfires have started in the past day. In the town of Evia, 90 miles from Athens, the Greek coast guard and private-owned boats are evacuating people from the beach where... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Pacific Northwest is bracing for another heat wave as large wildfires continue to burn through the region. While the spread of wildfires has slowed in recent days, that could soon change. Temperatures near Portland, Oregon, and Spokane, Washington, are expected to... Read More.
(TOKYO) — American Carissa Moore grabbed a typhoon by the tail and rode into the history books on Tuesday, becoming the first woman ever to win a gold medal in surfing at the Olympics. The 28-year-old Hawaiian, the world's No. 1 ranked woman surfer, burst... Read More.
(RUSSIA) -- Russia is enduring a devastating third wave of the coronavirus pandemic, registering record numbers of daily virus deaths many days for the past month as the virus rages in the country where there are few quarantine restrictions in place and much of... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) — Oregon's record-breaking heat wave reached a death toll of 107 on Tuesday, according to officials. The victims range in age from 37 to 97, according to the Oregon State Medical Examiner, as the state has been reeling from scorching triple-digit temperatures from... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Unrelenting heat waves are still pounding the Northeast and Pacific Northwest -- but cooler weather is on its way for East Coast residents. Heat is a silent killer. On average, more people die from heat than any other severe weather, including tornadoes, hurricanes... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The opening term of the most conservative Supreme Court in a generation was supposed to bring an eruption of pent-up ideological rage. Instead, it's closing with astonishing bonhomie. The rushed confirmation of Justice Amy Coney Barrett in October, which solidified the court's 6-3... Read More.
(SEATTLE) -- Allan Apo's home in Marysville -- about 35 miles outside of Seattle -- doesn't have air conditioning, and the record-breaking heat wave in the Pacific Northwest "feels like living close to hell," he told ABC News. "A lot of people in this area... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A dangerous and record-breaking heat wave has enveloped the Pacific Northwest, with the worst to come for Seattle and Portland, Oregon -- and soon the Northeast will be hit by a heat wave, too. Portland reached 112 degrees and Seattle reached 104... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A historic heat wave is headed for the Pacific Northwest, with temperatures expected to surpass all-time records in some regions, threatening the lives of some residents. Over the weekend, temperatures will be soaring over 100 degrees in major cities like Seattle and... Read More.