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Museum of the Bible faces revelations, controversy as it opens

(WASHINGTON) -- In the beginning, there was Hobby Lobby  president Steve Green and his first purchase of a biblical artifact in 2009 that launched the Green Collection.

What Green has acco... Read More

Following Whitefish controversy, embattled Puerto Rico power authority director resigns

(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- The embattled head of Puerto Rico's power authority is stepping down, ABC News has confirmed.

PREPA executive director Ricardo Ramos presented his letter of resignation to the agency's governing board on Friday.<... Read More

Western storms bring snow, winds through the weekend as they move east

(NEW YORK) -- More than a dozen states are under snow and wind alerts as the storms that brought moderate snowfall to the West Coast continue to move eastward.

On Friday afternoon, winter storm warnings and advisories were still in effect ... Read More

Three inmates break out of Florida jail through library ceiling: Sheriff's office

(CRAWFORDVILLE, Fla.) -- Three inmates are at large after they broke out of a Florida jail, apparently by exiting through the ceiling of the jail's law library, the Wakulla County Sheriff's Office said.

The three inmates -- Joel Teraill Co... Read More

Pentagon releases data on sex assault reports made at military installations around the world

(WASHINGTON) -- The Pentagon published the number of sexual assault reports made at U.S. military installations around the world for fiscal years 2013 through 2016 on Friday.

The report, provided by the Department of Defense's Sexual Assau... Read More

Man accidentally shoots himself, wife at church while discussing weapons in churches: Police

(TELLICO PLAINS, Tenn.) --  A man accidentally shot himself and his wife in their Tennessee church after he had taken his gun out during a discussion about weapons in places of worship, police said.

The man, 81, and his wife, 80, both... Read More

'Wonder' author on her inspiration for the book and meeting an 'Auggie Pullman come to life'

(NEW YORK) -- Starting at a new school with new classmates can be a daunting task for most children. But for Nathaniel Newman, the first day of middle school was extra intimidating, because he’s not like most kids.

Nathaniel was born... Read More

Alaskan town's polar bear problem leads to tourism boom

(KAKTOVIK, Alaska) -- Polar bears are an enduring symbol of the wild arctic, a mighty beast that has made its home in punishing terrains. But in recent years, the polar bear has come to embody something else: A creature caught in a world that’s... Read More

Massive fire engulfs senior living facility outside of Philadelphia

(PHILADELPHIA) -- A massive fire engulfed a senior living facility west of Philadelphia on Thursday night, sending emergency responders scrambling to remove patients from the large complex.

The three-alarm fire in West Chester, Chester Co... Read More

Almost three feet of snow falls in California mountains as storm moves east

(NEW YORK) --  Almost three feet of snow has fallen over the past 48 hours in the Sierra Nevada mountains in a storm expected to dump heavy rain on the Midwest and Northeast to start next week.

The Sierra Nevada in California has seen... Read More

More gun restrictions could cause uptick of homemade 'ghost guns,' experts say

(NEW YORK) -- As more restrictions are placed on gun ownership, more people -- and criminals -- could start to manufacture their own, law enforcement experts tell ABC News.

The issue of "ghost guns" or guns without serial numbers has been ... Read More