'El Chapo' asks judge to toss statements he made during DEA extradition flight

(BROOKLYN, N.Y.) -- Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman asked a federal judge in Brooklyn to suppress statements prosecutors claim the drug kingpin made during his January 2017 extradition to the United States.

In a court filing Thursday, his defens... Read More

Two people fall 34 feet to the ground after roller coaster derails

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- Chaos erupted at a Florida boardwalk Thursday night when a roller coaster derailed, causing two riders to fall about 34 feet to the ground, officials said.

When rescue crews arrived at Daytona Beach's boardwalk, th... Read More

Gabby Giffords to join Parkland activists at Chicago rally

(CHICAGO) -- Gabby Giffords is set to join the Stoneman Douglas survivors at a rally and march in Chicago on Friday -- the first event in the young activists' new push to take their voter turnout initiative on the road.

Friday night's even... Read More

Mysterious explosions in past two months rattle Pennsylvania residents

(PHILADELPHIA) -- Authorities are investigating a string of suspicious explosions in Pennsylvania, according to ABC Philadelphia station WPVI-TV.

The most recent explosion occurred Thursday afternoon, when a worker cutting grass hit the su... Read More

Monsoons in the Southwest, storms in the Midwest as temperatures begin to soar

(NEW YORK) -- Monsoon season begins Friday in the Southwest, which could see flash flooding.

Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, which haven't seen rain in more than three months, could see 1 to 2 inches of precipitation, courtesy of Hurricane Bu... Read More

Bill Cosby fires seven lawyers, hires one lawyer

(PHILADELPHIA) -- Comedian Bill Cosby has fired all seven attorneys on his legal team just months ahead of his September sentencing, replacing them with a single Pennsylvania criminal-defense lawyer.

The move, confirmed by Cosby spokesman ... Read More

One dead after four shot in Colorado business complex

(WESTMINSTER, Colo.) -- One male who was among the four people shot Thursday afternoon in a Colorado business complex has died, while his mother and brother were in critical condition, police said.

Another male victim was shot in the compl... Read More

'It’s inhumane what they’re doing to us as mothers,' says Guatemalan woman separated from 5-year-old daughter at US-Mexico border

(ROMA, Texas) -- A 22-year-old Guatemalan woman alleges that she and other mothers were treated inhumanely by immigration officers after she crossed the U.S.-Mexico border into Texas and was separated from her 5-year-old daughter for days.

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Teen may have been killed during modified game of Russian roulette, authorities say

(LAS VEGAS) -- A teen in Nevada may have been shot and killed last week during a game of Russian roulette with several juveniles present, according to local police.

Evidence of the shooting was found on one of the suspect's cell phones, wh... Read More

Arizona police officers appear to beat, mock bloody suspect in newly released video

(MESA, Arizona) -- An Arizona police department has come under renewed scrutiny after the release of video appearing to show its officers beating a suspect and mocking him as he lay covered in blood on the floor of a hospital.

Mesa Police ... Read More

Two Texas girls who sent a balloon to their late father in heaven receive a heartwarming response

(FORT WORTH, Texas) -- Who would think that notes attached to a balloon and released into the sky would bring back so much love and joy?

In May, two heartbroken Texas sisters - Gypsy and Story Retting - wrote moving notes to their late fat... Read More

Human smuggling charges filed after 54 suspected undocumented immigrants found in tractor trailer

(SAN ANTONIO, Texas) -- A U.S. citizen is facing human smuggling charges after dozens of suspected undocumented immigrants were found traveling inside his tractor-trailer in Texas on Tuesday night, according to federal authorities.

U.S. I... Read More

How 'perfect storm' of jellyfish stung 1,200 Florida beach-goers within days: Local officials

(MIAMI) -- Hundreds and hundreds of central Florida beach-goers enjoying the sun and surf this week were faced with a very unpleasant shock.

About 1,200 beach-goers were stung by jellyfish just from Saturday to Wednesday in Volusia County,... Read More

Shelters for undocumented children nearing capacity as families separated at border

(BROWNSVILLE, Texas) -- For the first time since the Trump administration announced its "zero-tolerance" policy on illegal immigration, a small group of journalists was allowed into the country's largest licensed shelter for undocumented children.Read More