Santa Fe teen says best friend saved her life, sacrificed his own by shoving her into closet: 'He's a hero'

(SANTA FE, Texas) -- Speaking to ABC News, 15-year-old Courtney Marshall clutched her cellphone, watching videos of her art classmates just a few weeks ago laughing and joking and primping for the camera.

Now, half of them are dead or reco... Read More

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli owes IRS more than $1.6M, court filing says

(NEW YORK) -- When “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli finally pays for his fraud, the federal government argues its coffers should be filled first.

Shkreli, who was convicted of securities fraud and is serving a seven-year prison sent... Read More

The warning signs to look for when a potential shooter has no criminal history

(NEW YORK) -- Some school shooters act out and get in trouble with either school officials or police before making the deadly decision to open fire.

For others, the shooting may be their first significant instance of violence.

B... Read More

Flooding hits from North Carolina to Florida to New Mexico, more rain headed to Southeast

(NEW YORK) -- Flooding has hit from North Carolina to Florida to New Mexico as the Southeast braces for more rain later this week.

Up to 4 inches of rain has fallen near Raleigh, North Carolina, causing flash flooding, stalling cars and pr... Read More

Bishop speaks out after delivering soul-stirring sermon at Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's royal wedding

(NEW YORK) -- All eyes were on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day Saturday, except for the nearly 14 minutes when the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry made history with a soul-stirring sermon at St. George's Chapel that is still generat... Read More

16-year-old boy accused of fatally hitting Baltimore County police officer with car

(BALTIMORE) --  A 16-year-old boy is in custody after being accused of first-degree murder for allegedly hitting a Baltimore County police officer with a car, according to charging documents.

Three other suspects -- all teenage boys -... Read More

New eruption from Kilauea in Hawaii

(PUNA, Hawaii) -- Kilauea, the volcano in Hawaii that began erupting almost three weeks ago, exploded again Monday evening, authorities said.

The latest eruption occurred around 5:51 p.m. local time, according to the Hawaii County Civil Defens... Read More

National parks could face flooding from sea level rise, storm surge

(WASHINGTON) -- The National Park Service has released its first-ever report on how the impact of sea level rise and flooding from storms could impact national parks around the country.

More than a quarter of the property managed by the pa... Read More

New details reveal how police ended deadly firefight with Texas school shooter

(SANTA FE, Texas) -- "Heroes" inside Santa Fe High School last week cornered the mass shooter within four minutes, keeping him contained until additional officers arrived to evacuate teachers and students, the Galveston County Sheriff said.

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Suspenseful bodycam video shows dramatic wildfire evacuations: Video

(SANTA ROSA, Calif.) -- Suspenseful body-camera footage of last year’s deadly Santa Rosa wildfires shows officers racing to evacuate residents in the middle of the night as flames destroyed the surrounding neighborhood, according to The Santa R... Read More

Police deliver fawn via c-section after doe left to die

(WARREN COUNTY, N.J.) -- A New Jersey police department congratulated one of its officers this week after he helped deliver a baby deer after its mother was hit and killed on a roadway.

The Washington Township Police Department in Warren C... Read More

Santa Fe High School massacre: A closer look at the teachers, students who were killed

(SANTA FE, Texas) -- Two teachers and eight students, including an exchange student, were killed when a gunman stormed into Santa Fe High School in Texas on Friday morning.

Thirteen others were injured in what Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called... Read More

What is lava haze and why is it so dangerous?

(HILO, Hawaii) -- Lava from the Kilauea volcano is pouring into the Pacific Ocean off Hawaii's Big Island, creating a new, dangerous hazard known as "laze."

When the lava enters the ocean, it generates a laze plume -- a dangerous mix of la... Read More

Baltimore-area officer gunned down responding to suspicious vehicle report: Governor

(BALTIMORE) -- A police officer in Baltimore County, Maryland, was shot and killed Monday afternoon after responding to a suspicious vehicle report, according to the state's governor, Larry Hogan.

The suspected killer is still at large and... Read More