(NEW YORK) -- Mount St. Helens erupted on May 18, 1980 after two months of increasing volcanic activity.
That event is widely considered the most disastrous volcanic eruption in U.S. history. It killed 57 people, destroyed hundreds of home... Read More
(FAIRBURN, Ga.) -- A Georgia ninth-grader's cause of death is under investigation after he died following football conditioning.
Kamari McGowen, a student at Creekside High School about 25 miles outside of Atlanta, was participating in foo... Read More
(ARLINGTON, TN) -- A handful of adults in the audience of a high school graduation in Tennessee temporarily stole the spotlight from the students on Tuesday.
Graduating seniors from Arlington High School near Memphis were walking in their ... Read More
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Five Jewish headstones were knocked over in a Philadelphia cemetery this week, the second time Jewish graves have been vandalized in the city this year, police said.
No arrests have been made in either case, the Philadelp... Read More
Chelsea Manning released, tells ABC News the past 'is only my starting point, not my final destination'
(NEW YORK) -- Chelsea Manning was released from military prison Wednesday after seven years of incarceration at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, a free woman after President Obama commuted her sentence three days before he ... Read More
(LANCASTER, Pa.) — Police near Lancaster, Pennsylvania, are searching for a driver who authorities say caused a school bus to crash Wednesday morning, sending 15 students and the bus driver to the hospital.
Police said a driver in a ... Read More
(NEW ORLEANS) -- Masked city workers in New Orleans dismantled a massive horseback statue of Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard early Wednesday as the city attempts to rid itself of public works that celebrate the memory of the Confederacy, officials... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The United States Department of Homeland Security said Tuesday that department leaders will meet in Europe this week to discuss expanding the current ban on laptops aboard international flights to the U.S. -- a move unaffected by the ... Read More
(CHETEK, Wisc.) -- At least one person is dead and 25 injured after a suspected tornado caused massive damage to a mobile home park in northwestern Wisconsin on Tuesday.
Injuries ranged from minor to major and about forty mobile homes were... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The United States Secret Service apprehended an individual who jumped a bike rack outside the White House Tuesday afternoon, the agency tweeted.
Secret Service responding to an ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Four former fraternity members from New York City's Baruch College pleaded guilty Monday to voluntary manslaughter for their roles in the hazing death of pledge Chun "Michael" Deng.
Deng, a 19-year-old Baruch College freshman... Read More
(THONOTOSASSA, Fla.) -- Deputies in Hillsborough County, Florida, are searching for a male suspect seen in a newly released surveillance video setting fire to a local mosque.
The incident occurred on February 27, 2017 at approximately 2:00... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The founder of a New York City music school for children was arrested Tuesday morning on federal charges alleging he had sex with teen girls and tried to arrange sexual contact with girls as young as 8 years old, authorities said.
(STATE COLLEGE, Penn.) -- Preliminary hearings for the 18 Pennsylvania State University students charged in connection with the death of Timothy Piazza have been pushed back to June.
The preliminary hearings initially set for Wednesday, M... Read More