Notre Dame students walk out on Mike Pence during commencement speech

(NOTRE DAME, Ind.) -- A group of graduating seniors from the University of Notre Dame turned their backs on their own graduation ceremony in protest of Vice President Mike Pence, who gave their commencement address there on Sunday.

The pro... Read More

Veteran claims to have sought treatment prior to driving into Times Square crowd

(NEW YORK) -- Richard Rojas, the 26-year-old Navy veteran who rammed his car into a crowd in New York's Times Square last week, killing an 18-year-old woman and injuring 20 others, claims that he reached out to a mental health counselor prior to taki... Read More

Firefighters rescue little boy’s card for deceased mom in heaven

(LAKEWOOD, Colo.) -- Thanks to a group of firefighters, one boy was able to retrieve a balloon and an attached note that he sent up to "heaven" for his mom.

"It meant so much to us, and we're so thankful and grateful for everything they do... Read More

State of emergency declared in Indiana county due to flash flooding

(NEW YORK) -- Officials in a southern Indiana county declared a state of emergency Friday after flash flooding prompted first responders to rescue residents from high water.

Some businesses and homes are under almost 20 feet of water, and ... Read More

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case and must register as sex offender; Huma Abedin files for divorce

(NEW YORK) — Anthony Weiner, the disgraced former New York congressman and estranged husband of top Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin, tearfully admitted Friday to a federal judge that he sent obscene material to a 15-year-old high school studen... Read More

Superintendent: No link between bullying and 8-year-old Gabriel Taye's suicide

(CINCINNATI) -- The superintendent of a Cincinnati public school district is disputing claims that 8-year-old Gabriel Taye was bullied at school before he hanged himself at home.

In a recent interview with ABC News affiliate Read More

Police find body of missing Cornell University student Aalaap Narasipura

(ITHACA, N.Y.) — Police say they have found the body of a 20-year-old Cornell University student who had been missing for more than two days.

Authorities recovered a body from the area of Fall Creek, just upstream from Ithaca Falls, ... Read More

Tornado survivor gets hospital reunion with lost dogs

(EAU CLAIRE, Wisc.) -- A Wisconsin man thought he lost much more than his home when a tornado touched down on Tuesday.

Ron Belcher says he was knocked out from the violent storm and woke up to find everything gone, including his two dogs.<... Read More

After dropping out of school, triplets return to graduate at the top of their class

(DALLAS) -- Three Texas sisters have gone from dropping out of high school to graduating at the top of their class.

Han, Tran and Ngan Tran, 18, are triplets. They graduated from Evolution Academy Charter School, which serves at-risk youth... Read More

Times Square crash suspect told police 'I wanted to kill them': Prosecutors

(NEW YORK) — The driver suspected of plowing into a crowd in New York's Times Square midday Thursday, killing an 18-year-old woman and injuring 20 others, was arraigned today on charges of murder, attempted murder and aggravated vehicular homic... Read More

Two adults, one child hospitalized after falling from Ferris wheel

(PORT TOWNSEND, Wash.) -- Two women and a child were hospitalized Thursday night after falling 15 to 18 feet from a Ferris wheel at a carnival in Washington State, officials said.

The incident happened around 6 p.m. at the Rhododendron Fes... Read More

Woman killed, 22 injured after car plows into pedestrians in Times Square; no indication of terrorism

(NEW YORK) -- A driver plowed into a crowd in New York's Times Square midday Thursday, killing an 18-year-old woman and injuring 22 others, police said.

The motorist, a Navy veteran, tried to flee the scene, according to police, but was ta... Read More

Planet Hollywood door supervisor tackled driver in Times Square crash after he tried to flee

(NEW YORK) -- A Planet Hollywood door supervisor tackled the driver who plowed into pedestrians in Times Square Thursday and helped hold him, he told ABC News.

Kenya Bradix, 47, said he saw a car driving the wrong direction on 7th Avenue b... Read More

44 MS-13 gang members face federal charges in Los Angeles police sweep

(LOS ANGELES) -- After a three-year investigation by federal, state and local law enforcement authorities, 21 alleged members and associates of Mara Salvatrucha, commonly called MS-13, were taken into custody Wednesday by the Los Angeles Metropolitan... Read More