94-year-old sues Florida nursing home where eight residents died in wake of Hurricane Irma

(HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) -- A 94-year-old woman living at the Florida nursing home where eight residents died after an air conditioning system failed in the wake of Hurricane Irma is now suing the rehabilitation center, claiming it showed "negligence and re... Read More

Demonstrators turn out for second night of protests over St. Louis ex-cop's acquittal

(ST. LOUIS) -- Demonstrators took to the streets -- and shopping malls -- of St. Louis for a second day Saturday to protest a judge's decision Friday to acquit a white former police officer in the 2001 fatal shooting of a black man.

St. Lo... Read More

Eleven injured after Porsche plows into spectators at Idaho car show

(BOISE) -- A Porsche plowed into a crowd of spectators at a Boise, Idaho, car show, injuring 11 in a horrifying scene that saw bystanders scrambling to tend to the injured, authorities and witnesses said.

Police said the driver of the gray Por... Read More

Florida nursing home called governor's personal cellphone for help

(HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) -- The personal cellphone of Florida Gov. Rick Scott was called by nursing home officials at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills asking for assistance, the governor's office confirmed to ABC News on Saturday.

Eig... Read More

Thousands of Floridians still without power as crews work 'around the clock'

(TAMPA, Fla.) -- A week after Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida and barreled through the state, about hundreds of thousands of customers still have no power in the sweltering September heat.

As of 5 p.m. on Saturday, Florida Power &a... Read More

'Juggalos,' Trump supporters hold separate National Mall rallies

(WASHINGTON) -- Supporters of President Donald Trump and fans of the hip-hop duo Insane Clown Posse held separate rallies on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on Saturday.

The unrelated events brought hundreds of demonstrators to the a... Read More

Inside FBI training: The art and science of a bomb investigation

(NEW YORK) -- FBI Special Agent Leo McFarland grew up in New York City in the shadow of 9/11 -- a backdrop that inspired him to enter the high-stakes, high-risk world of criminal investigations.

Just a few months into his role at the FBI, ... Read More

Tear gas deployed after St. Louis protest over ex-cop's acquittal turns violent

(ST. LOUIS) -- Protesters in St. Louis blocked highways, damaged public and private property, broke windows, threw rocks at the mayor's house and threw bricks at police officers -- who responded by dispersing tear gas -- Friday night after a white fo... Read More

Mother of Chicago woman found in freezer demands surveillance video from the weekend she disappeared

(CHICAGO) -- The mother of the 19-year-old Chicago woman who was found dead in a hotel freezer on Sunday is demanding that the hotel release all of the video from the hours leading up to her daughter’s disappearance.

Kenneka Jenkins ... Read More

Jose strengthens to hurricane, may bring Nor'easter-like conditions to New York, Boston

(NEW YORK) -- Jose re-strengthened from a tropical storm to a Category 1 hurricane on Friday afternoon and could potentially bring Nor’easter-like conditions to New York and Boston next week.

As of just before 5 p.m. ET, Jose -- with... Read More

LSU suspends all Greek activities after freshman pledge dies from possible hazing incident

(BATON ROUGE, La.) -- All Greek activities were suspended at Louisiana State University on Thursday after a freshman pledge died in what is being investigated as a hazing incident.

The school announced that freshman Maxwell Gruver, 18, fro... Read More

Harvard revokes invitation for Chelsea Manning to be a visiting fellow

(NEW YORK) -- Harvard University's decision to appoint convicted leaker Chelsea Manning as a visiting fellow at Harvard University prompted the CIA director to cancel an upcoming appearance at the school.

Harvard announced late Thursday it... Read More

Pregnant Maryland teacher shot in back of her head

(DAMASCUS, Md.) -- A pregnant Maryland teacher who was allegedly killed by her boyfriend was shot in the back of her head, police said, citing autopsy results.

Laura Wallen, 31, of Olney, Maryland, had been missing for over a week when her bod... Read More

Ohio police officer relieved of duty after threatening to choke suspect: Police chief

(COLUMBUS) -- A Columbus police officer has been "relieved from duty" after he allegedly made comments threatening to choke a suspect, Columbus Division of Police Chief Kim Jacobs announced Wednesday.

In a news conference Wednesday night, ... Read More