Prosecutors mulling charges against woman who pushed friend off bridge

(VANCOUVER, Wash.) -- Prosecutors in Washington will consider charging an 18-year-old woman who pushed her teenage friend off a bridge, sending her plummeting 60 feet to the river below and leaving her with multiple injuries, officials said Tuesday.<... Read More

Nearly 1 year after Hurricane Maria, 100 percent of customers have power in Puerto Rico: Officials

(NEW YORK) -- Nearly 11 months after Hurricane Maria, 100 percent of the customers that lost power due to the storm have access to the grid as they now have electricity.

The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) confirmed to ABC New... Read More

Baltimore police officer charged for disturbing beating caught on video

(BALTIMORE) -- Baltimore police officer Arthur Williams, seen on video repeatedly punching a civilian, has been charged with first and second-degree assault, as well as misconduct of an officer, for the Aug. 11 incident, Baltimore State Attorney Mari... Read More

Mother struck, killed by car while trying to save students outside Texas elementary school

(EL PASO, Texas) -- When a car careened toward a mother and students outside a Texas elementary school, she put herself in front of the children before being struck and killed, according to the school district.

Kharisma James and three stu... Read More

State of emergency declared in Florida amid toxic red tide outbreak on Gulf coast

(TAMPA, Fla.) -- The Governor of Florida issued a state of emergency in response to this year’s excessive red tide, the toxic algae bloom spreading across the West Coast of the Sunshine State and leaving beaches covered with piles of dead marin... Read More

More flooding possible in Northeast as stormy summer continues

(NEW YORK) -- It has been a rainy summer in the Northeast and the entire East Coast with more flash flooding possible Tuesday.

There was more flash flooding Monday as Jonestown, Pennsylvania, received 7.7 inches of rain , while the area ar... Read More

Crowbar crashes through windshield, kills former prosecutor in Massachusetts

(PAXTON, Mass.) -- A former Worcester County, Massachusetts, prosecutor died suddenly after a crowbar crashed through his windshield Monday.

John Madaio was driving his SUV in the town of Spencer when a crowbar that was kicked-up or fell f... Read More

Firefighter's death in Mendocino Complex blaze is 6th this fire season

(UKIAH, Calif) -- The largest fire in California history turned deadly on Monday as a firefighter tending the blaze was killed.

There were few details on how the firefighter died in the Mendocino Complex Fire, northeast of Ukiah, Californi... Read More

Hours after domestic violence arrest, husband crashes stolen plane into his own home where wife was staying

(PAYSON, Utah) -- Just hours after being arrested and released on bail for allegedly assaulting his wife, a Utah man stole a plane and crashed it into his own home where his wife was staying, police said.

The man, 47-year-old Duane Youd, d... Read More

Florida 'stand your ground' shooter Michael Drejka charged with manslaughter

(CLEARWATER, Fla.) -- The Florida man who invoked the "stand your ground" self-defense law after shooting a black man in a dispute over a parking space was charged Monday with manslaughter, officials said.

Michael Drejka, 48, was arrested ... Read More

'Golden State Killer' suspect allegedly killed his first victim in 1975, while he was a police officer

(SACRAMENTO) -- The suspected "Golden State Killer" is now facing charges for his 13th alleged murder, and the earliest one yet -- the killing of a college professor in central California in 1975.

Joseph DeAngelo, a 72-year-old former poli... Read More

Parents to sue after 10-year-old boy with autism repeatedly pinned to ground, handcuffed by officer

(DENTON, Texas) -- The parents of a 10-year-old boy with autism in Denton, Texas, say they are planning to take legal action after they received a video that showed their son being repeatedly held to the ground by his neck and handcuffed by a school ... Read More

Orca whale who carried her dead calf 17 days lets it go, ending 'tour of grief'

(FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash.) -- Grieving Orca whale who hold on to her dead calf for more than 2 weeks, has let go of the dead body of her offspring.

The 30-year-old southern resident killer whale who was spotted pushing the corpse of its short-... Read More

Family searching for 19-year-old Phoenix woman who vanished over a week ago

(PHOENIX) -- Police are searching for a 19-year-old Phoenix woman who disappeared after leaving work more than a week ago.

Kiersten Bragg said her daughter, Kiera Bergman, left her job on the morning of Aug. 4, but doesn't know if she ever... Read More