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Crane operator fired for taking insensitive photos on properties destroyed by the Camp Fire

(NEW YORK) -- Workers who were hired to clear the remnants of properties incinerated by the Camp Fire in California have been fired after they posted for photos appearing to make light of the inferno that wiped out nearly an entire community and killed 85 people.Screenshots posted to the Butte…... Read More

Family of 7-year-old girl who died while in border patrol custody calls for 'thorough' investigation

(NEW YORK) -- The family of the 7-year-old girl who died while in border patrol custody is calling for a "transparent and neutral investigation" into the circumstances that led to her death, attorneys representing her heartbroken family said in a statement Saturday.The tragic death of Jakelin Caal Maquin, who was…... Read More

Deaf, blind puppy rescued after being 'tossed away like trash' in frozen creek

(SADIEVILLE, Ky.) -- A deaf and nearly blind puppy was rescued in Kentucky earlier this week after being thrown alive into a rock-filled trash bag and dumped in a partially frozen creek.Highway workers on a road above the creek in Sadieville, Kentucky, spotted the seven-week-old female puppy on Tuesday as…... Read More

As Trump argues for a wall, a border security measure gets pulled back

(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Army soldiers have removed barbed wire along the US-Mexico border in areas where the Trump administration has said more border security measures are needed after local community leaders raised concerns.About 2 miles of military-grade wire was removed from city land in Laredo, Texas, according to Customs and…... Read More

Utah set to drop blood alcohol limit to .05, making it the strictest in the country

(SALT LAKE CITY) -- Utah is getting ready to implement the strictest blood-alcohol driving limits in the country.The law, which was passed in March 2017 by Gov. Gary Herbert, will define driving under the influence as having a “blood or breath alcohol concentration of .05 grams or greater,” making it…... Read More

Bruno and Tuz: Two truly top dogs join FEMA's elite K-9 disaster relief team

(NEW YORK) -- Two new canines have joined the ranks of FEMA's first responders.ABC News was there to witness New York Police Department (NYPD) dogs Tuz and Bruno earn their certification with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Urban Search and Rescue team.These elite K-9s are sent on disaster relief…... Read More

As Trump argues for a wall, a border security measure gets pulled back

(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Army soldiers have removed barbed wire along the US-Mexico border in areas where the Trump administration has said more border security measures are needed after local community leaders raised concerns.About 2 miles of military-grade wire was removed from city land in Laredo, Texas, according to Customs and…... Read More

Deaf, blind puppy rescued after being 'tossed away like trash' in frozen creek

(NEW YORK) -- A deaf and nearly blind puppy was rescued in Kentucky earlier this week after being thrown alive into a rock-filled trash bag and dumped in a partially frozen creek.Highway workers on a road above the creek in Sadieville, Kentucky, spotted the seven-week-old female puppy on Tuesday as…... Read More

More than 260 migrants died trying to cross the US southern border: Report

(NEW YORK) -- The recent death of a 7-year-old girl in U.S. government custody appears to have been one of four people who died this month trying to cross the Mexico border, and one of more than 260 this year, according to an unclassified government report obtained by ABC News.…... Read More

Utah set to drop blood alcohol limit to .05, making it the strictest in the country

(NEW YORK) -- Utah is getting ready to implement the strictest blood-alcohol driving limits in the country.The law, which was passed in March 2017 by Gov. Gary Herbert, will define driving under the influence as having a “blood or breath alcohol concentration of .05 grams or greater,” making it lower…... Read More

Thousands of troops to remain on US-Mexico border as original deployment ends

(WASHINGTON) -- Days before the midterm elections, President Donald Trump announced the deployment of active duty troops to the southern border to stop caravans of migrants making their way through Mexico.On Saturday, that original border mission comes to a close, but thousands of U.S. troops will remain for an extended…... Read More