6-year-old student uses lemonade stands to help pay off fellow students' lunch debts

(HAYDEN, Idaho) -- One second-grade student wanted to help erase school lunch debt for her fellow students, so she decided to create lemonade stands to raise funds.

Amiah Van Hill was inspired to raise funds to help pay off her classmates'... Read More

Apple expected to unveil newest iPhone on Tuesday

(CUPERTINO, Calif.) -- Apple fans don't have to wait much longer for the unveiling of the newest iPhone, expected to take place Tuesday at the company's headquarters in Cupertino, California.

The iPhone 8 -- nicknamed the 10-year "annivers... Read More

Airbnb host waives cost for Jacksonville family that evacuated due to Irma

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- One family from Jacksonville, Florida is feeling “very grateful” to have a stranger’s shelter over their heads in New Albany, Indiana, after evacuating from the storm, despite driving more than 750 miles to g... Read More

US stocks close higher as investors relax after Irma

(NEW YORK) -- Investors breathed a sigh of relief on Monday in the wake of Hurricane Irma's impact on the U.S. as Wall Street posted major gains.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 259.58 (+1.19 percent) to finish at 22,057.37.
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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma could cost US economy $290 billion, estimate says

(NEW YORK) --  Combined damages from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma could cost the U.S. economy as much as $290 billion, according to a new forecast.

Hurricane Harvey, which battered Houston with record amounts of torrential rain and flooding... Read More

What to do if Hurricane Irma blows you off the power grid

(MIAMI) -- Roughly 1.6 million people are without power in Florida as a result of Hurricane Irma, and Elaine Duke, the acting U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, told ABC News on Sunday that "over 5 million households" could be without power before ... Read More

9-year-old boy pays for Irma evacuee's lunch: 'I felt like I should help'

(TROY, Ala.) -- A 9-year-old Alabama boy didn't want a Florida evacuee to worry about lunch ahead of Hurricane Irma, so he paid for his meal with the help of his proud mother.

Tara Parker Routzong told ABC News her son Landon noticed Frida... Read More

Parrots seek refuge from Irma on 22nd floor of Miami hotel

(MIAMI) -- As Hurricane Irma bears down on south Florida, residents are taking shelter in droves -- but not all of them are human.

A family staying on the 22nd floor of the Miami Marriott Dadeland caught snapshots of two of Florida's more ... Read More

'Functional hot mess' mom shares hilarious video hiding from other moms at bus stop

(ELLICOTT CITY, Md.) -- One mother of three is giving other moms some comfort by admitting she's not perfect -- just like them.

Nicole Walters, of Ellicott City, Maryland, calls herself a "functional hot mess" mom in a video that's gone vi... Read More

Few airline seats to be found as Miami evacuates

(MIAMI) -- Residents and visitors of Miami are showing up to the airport in droves and finding very few seats available as Hurricane Irma approaches.

Despite airlines adding more than 10,000 additional seats by scheduling more flights and ... Read More

What to know about the Equifax data breach

(NEW YORK) -- Credit reporting agency Equifax announced Thursday that it was the victim of a cybersecurity hack that impacts well over one-third of the United States population, resulting in the possible release of personal information, including Soc... Read More

US stocks close mixed as Hurricane Irma nears Florida

(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street closed mixed on Friday as investors awaited Hurricane Irma's impact on the U.S. this weekend.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 13.01 (+0.06 percent) to finish at 21,797.79.

The Nasdaq sunk 37.68... Read More

Pilot flying canned Spam to Hurricane Harvey victims

(HOUSTON) -- A Good Samaritan has flown more than 300 cans of Spam to those affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Pilot Louis Olsen of transported 32 cans on Thursday from Austin, Minnesota, to flood-ridden Texas, according to ABC affiliate KAAL-T... Read More

How to volunteer in Florida during Hurricane Irma

(MIAMI) -- Florida Gov. Rick Scott has called for 17,000 volunteers as Hurricane Irma appears poised to make landfall in the Sunshine State this weekend.

"We’re asking for more volunteers. American Red Cross is down here with 1,000 v... Read More