Florida woman jailed after video of her kicking and choking dog goes viral

Facebook/Vincent Minutello(TAMPA, Fla.) -- A woman has been arrested and jailed after she was filmed kicking and choking her dog near her trailer in Pinellas County, Florida. Michelle A. Sieber, 26, is facing one count of...

3-Year-old dies after being left in hot car in San Antonio

ABC News(SAN ANTONIO) -- A 3-year-old died in San Antonio on Saturday after being left in a hot car -- the sixth such death in Texas and the 43rd in the U.S. this year, according to an advocacy group. Last year, with 54...

Happy anniversary, Batman: Bat-Signal lights up city skies to celebrate 80th year

DC Comics(NEW YORK) -- In celebration of 80 years of Batman, DC Comics is asking you to look to the skies -- or buildings -- to get a glimpse of the Bat-Signal.

Chicago police officer shot, search underway for 'armed and dangerous' suspect

ABC News(CHICAGO) -- A Chicago police officer was shot Saturday morning and police are now searching for the suspected gunman, officials said. The officer was rushed to a local hospital for surgery and is in stable...

Detour leads Massachusetts man, Peter Levesque, to a $10 million lottery win

Masslottery.com(TAUNTON, Mass.) -- A minor detour led to major winnings for one Massachusetts man. Peter Levesque was driving back to his Taunton home from lunch when he came across road closures and was forced to take a...

Flash floods threaten Central U.S. as tropical systems develop in Atlantic and Pacific

ABC News(KANSAS CITY) -- Flash flooding and severe storms are possible across the Central United States today, as a strong cold front sweeps across much of the region. Moisture that was once associated with the remnants...

String of shootings at high school football games continues with 2 teens injured in Philadelphia

WALA(PHILADELPHIA) -- For at least the fifth week in a row, a shooting has taken place during a high school football game. Two teens injured in Philadelphia are the latest victims in a string of shootings that have taken...

Whitey Bulger's family filing wrongful death suit against DOJ

MivPiv/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The family of James "Whitey" Bulger signaled its intent Friday to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the Justice Department, nearly a year after the Boston gangster was beaten to death in...

Teen activist Greta Thunberg says Global Climate Strike mission is 'much bigger' than skipping school

We-Ge/iStock(NEW YORK) --  Thousands of young activists filled the streets by New York City Hall Friday for the Global Climate Strike. Participants joined together to strike ahead of next week's UN Climate Summit and...

School bus driver arrested on alleged DUI after child calls 911 to report her 'drunk'

manonallard/iStock(LONGVIEW, Wash.) -- A Washington state bus driver school bus driver has been charged with driving under the influence after a student got home and called 911 to report her. On Sept. 12 around 3:58 p.m.,...

Reward for missing 5-year-old girl Dulce Maria Alavez up to $35,000

New Jersey State Police(BRIDGETON, N.J.) --  The search for 5-year-old Dulce Maria Alavez entered its fifth day Friday with no significant leads or suspects, as authorities increased the reward for any information on...

'Botched' Area 51 event draws only around 100 people

miroslav_1/iStock(RACHEL, Nev.) -- The drama of the Area 51 event was meant to be out of this world, but the lack of humans brought it back to reality. After more than two million people responded on Facebook that they...

Car crashes into mall near Chicago, suspect in custody: Officials

WLS-TV(CHICAGO) -- A suspect is in custody after allegedly crashing a car into a mall in a Chicago suburb on Friday, officials said. No injuries were reported in the incident at the Woodfield Mall, according to officials...

Missouri governor sending state troopers to St. Louis to combat youth gun violence

Belyay/iStock(ST. LOUIS) -- To help combat a wave of violence and the recent rise in shooting incidents involving children, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson announced he’s sending additional law enforcement officers to St....

At least 4 dead, others critically hurt in Utah tour bus crash: Officials

Michael Warren/iStock(BRYCE CANYON, UT) -- At least four people are dead and multiple people are critically injured after a tour bus crashed in Utah, according to the state's highway patrol.

Michelle Carter, convicted in texting suicide case, is denied parole

ABC News(FAIRHAVEN, Mass.) -- Michelle Carter, who as a teenager sent texts urging her then-boyfriend to kill himself, has been denied parole. Carter was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in 2017 after her 18-year-old...

Thousands of young activists challenging lawmakers to act in Global Climate Strike

DisobeyArt/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Hundreds of thousands of young people are gearing up for the Global Climate Strike to raise awareness on climate change and urge lawmakers to create policies to help save the planet ahead of...

Death toll rises to 5 as flooding paralyzes Houston area

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Texas residents are grappling with the effects of Imelda after the storm dumped nearly four feet of rain on parts of the Lone Star State. Imelda brought up to 43” of rain between Winnie and...

Prosecutors present chilling scene footage from deadly California synagogue shooting

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Prosecutors presented disturbing surveillance video in a court hearing Thursday related to the deadly shooting at a California synagogue in April. The video shows the gunman storming the house of...

Sheriff reveals deadly realities of illegal immigration across US southern border

iStock(PIMA COUNTY, Ariz.) -- Thousands of miles from Washington D.C. in Pima County, Arizona, Sheriff Mark Napier works on the front lines of the border crisis. He showed Nightline a section of the border barrier that...

Multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Gibbon kills 3

Multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Gibbon kills 3

Two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

Two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

Police activity causes school to go on lockdown

Police activity causes school to go on lockdown

One teen still on the run after Kearney YRTC escape

One teen still on the run after Kearney YRTC escape

Mom and dad of abandoned baby twins lose parental rights

Mom and dad of abandoned baby twins lose parental rights

Nebraska City Holds Off Late Rally from Raymond Central

Nebraska City Holds Off Late Rally from Raymond Central

Lourdes drops second-straight game

Lourdes drops second-straight game

Saturday's River Country Scoreboard, Sept. 21

Saturday's River Country Scoreboard, Sept. 21

HIGHLIGHTS: Pierce spoils Columbus Scotus' homecoming, routs Shamrocks 50-21

HIGHLIGHTS: Pierce spoils Columbus Scotus' homecoming, routs Shamrocks 50-21

#1 BRLD holds off late Norfolk Catholic rally to win 4th straight

#1 BRLD holds off late Norfolk Catholic rally to win 4th straight