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Explosion damages multiple Los Angeles homes

(LOS ANGELES) -- The back of a house in western Los Angeles exploded Wednesday, blowing debris across multiple backyards and significantly damaging the home and surrounding area.

Two people were inside the West Hills home at the time of th... Read More

Inside the Coast Guard's record $6-billion year in drug seizures

(WASHINGTON) -- Miles off the coast of California, a Customs and Border Protection aircraft armed with high-powered surveillance cameras locked in on a tiny object glimmering in the horizon. Suspicious, authorities zoomed in closer and observed a tri... Read More

Puerto Rico in dark, curfew set after island 'destroyed' by Hurricane Maria, officials say

(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Puerto Rico in dark, curfew set after island 'destroyed' by Hurricane Maria, officials say

The island of Puerto Rico has been "destroyed" after Hurricane Maria made landfall there as a Category 4 storm Wednesday ... Read More

Navy identifies corpsmen behind disturbing social post calling newborns 'mini Satans'

(NEW YORK) -- The Navy has identified the two corpsmen who were removed from their posts after they allegedly posted a video and photos of a newborn to Snapchat that drew outrage on social media.

The video, filmed at the Naval Hospital in ... Read More

Hurricane Maria makes landfall in Puerto Rico as Category 4 storm

(SAN JUAN) -- Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico as a Category 4 storm on Wednesday morning, according to the National Hurricane Center.

While the storm's maximum sustained winds had dropped to 145 mph by 9 a.m. ET, it still threaten... Read More

St. Louis police probe whether officer called protestors ‘domestic terrorists’ on Facebook

(ST. LOUIS) -- The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating reports that one of its officers posted a meme on Facebook that referred to Black Lives Matter protesters as "domestic terrorists," according to a local newspaper.

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St. Louis police probe claim that officer called BLM ‘domestic terrorists’

(ST. LOUIS) -- The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating reports that one of its officers posted a meme on Facebook that referred to Black Lives Matter protesters as "domestic terrorists," according to a local newspaper.

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Jimmy Kimmel rips senator for lying about new health care bill

(NEW YORK) -- Jimmy Kimmel ripped into Republican Sen. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana on his show Tuesday night for proposing new health care legislation that Kimmel said fails the "Jimmy Kimmel test" that Cassidy himself had proposed in an appearance on ... Read More

Building codes on Puerto Rico unable to withstand Category 5 storms: Expert

(NEW YORK) -- With Hurricane Maria bearing down, residents in Puerto Rico are hunkering down, preparing for 175 mph winds, 6- to 9-foot storm surge and up to 25 inches of rain. Unfortunately, most of the homes in Puerto Rico are built to withstand ju... Read More

Maria 'potentially most catastrophic hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in a century': Governor

(NEW YORK) -- As residents of Puerto Rico brace for Hurricane Maria -- which slammed into the Caribbean as a Category 5 storm Monday night -- Puerto Rico's governor is calling the storm "the biggest and potentially most catastrophic hurricane to hit ... Read More

Ninth patient of Florida nursing home that lost air conditioning after Irma dies

(HOLLYWOOD HILLS, Fla.) -- A ninth person has died after a Florida nursing home lost its air conditioning in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, subjecting the residents to sweltering heat.

Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills resident Carlos... Read More

Sinkhole swallows part of Florida home

(APOPKA, Fla.) -- A huge sinkhole opened up in a city northwest of Orlando, Florida, this morning, damaging part of a home.

According to ABC affiliate WFTS, emergency crews responded to the house in Apopka, Florida, around 8:30 a.m.
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Navy orders stand down for medical personnel after employee allegedly called newborns 'mini Satans'

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- The Navy's surgeon general has ordered a stand down for all Navy medical personnel over the next 48 hours to reaffirm service commitments to patients and review social media policies after photos emerged on social media of med... Read More

86-year-old jewel thief released from jail

(INDIO, Calif.) --  A recidivist jewel thief who became famous for her decades-long international crime spree is out of jail after her latest sentence.

Doris Payne, 86, has a long rap sheet of robberies to her name, but most recently was ... Read More