More strong summer storms expected in Northeast on Saturday

(NEW YORK) -- Severe storms brought rain, lightning and damaging winds to the Northeast on Friday evening, with wind gusts up to 65 mph in parts of central and western New Jersey, and reports of over ... Read More

Woman survives brutal hit-and-run at same spot where husband was murdered 17 years ago

(MESQUITE, Texas) -- A woman who barely survived a terrifying hit-and-run at a Texas gas station she owns has spoken out for the first time, saying that she suffers from intolerable pain but is glad to be alive.

"I don't know what miracle ... Read More

Motive a mystery in Colorado man's alleged killing of pregnant wife and 2 young daughters

(FREDERICK, Col.) -- Earlier this week, a Colorado father pleaded for help to find his missing wife and two daughters, saying his children “light up my life.”

“I just want them back,” Chris Watts told ABC Denver aff... Read More

14-year-old girl stabbed at high school assembly on 1st day of school

(OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.) -- A 14-year-old girl was allegedly stabbed by a fellow student at a high school assembly in Oklahoma, according to local officials.

The victim was stabbed repeatedly in the upper back, head, arm and wrist on Thursda... Read More

Teen who survived lightning strike waiting for 'powers' to kick in

(PHOENIX) -- A 13-year-old Arizona boy who miraculously survived being struck by lightning says he's now waiting for his "powers" to kick in.

Josiah Wiedman was walking home through a park in Phoenix with a friend when he said a jolt of li... Read More

Woman who pushed teen friend off bridge speaks out

(NEW YORK) -- The 18-year-old woman who pushed her teenage friend off a 60-foot Washington state bridge, leaving her with multiple injuries, said she didn't consider the consequences beforehand.

"She wanted to jump and she was scared and s... Read More

Father charged with murder in alleged fatal beating of man

(PHOENIX) -- When Melvin Harris' 16-year-old daughter told him a strange man followed her into the bathroom of an Arizona convenience store and tried to force his way into her stall, his fatherly instinct kicked in and he took matters into his own ha... Read More

'Ambushed' police officer in Phoenix shooting is now stable, alert

(PHOENIX) -- A Phoenix police officer who was critically injured in a shooting is now stable and alert, ABC affiliate KNXV-TV in Phoenix reported Friday.

The officer was attempting a traffic stop and was getting out of his police car Thurs... Read More

Stranger offers kindness to young boy in wheelchair and brings family closer

(BEAVER CREEK, Colo.) -- A worker at the skating rink at Beaver Creek, Colorado, made the day of a little boy and a vacation for a family.

And he did it by "not treating Charlie special."

Charlie Sumner has cerebral palsy and wa... Read More

Midwest tornadoes reported as severe weather heads to Northeast

(NEW YORK) -- There were 75 damaging storm reports on Thursday, with tornadoes reported in Illinois, Kansas and Iowa.

Radar estimates showed more than 5 inches of rain fell just south of Tulsa, Oklahoma, over just a few hours, flooding str... Read More

Investigators find bodies believed to be 2 young daughters of father arrested for murder

(DENVER) -- Colorado investigators believe they have found the bodies of two young girls whose father is accused of killing them, officials said.

Chris Watts was taken into custody Wednesday in connection with the killing of his pregnant w... Read More