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3 people die after being pulled from apartment swimming pool in NC

(DURHAM, N.C.) -- Three people died after being pulled early Tuesday morning from a pool in a North Carolina apartment complex near Duke University, authorities said.The two males and one female have not yet been identified. Durham police were questioning a fourth person who was at the scene, according to…... Read More

Uproar grows as administration digs in on child separation policy

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump continued to defend his controversial immigration policies on Tuesday, ahead of his highly anticipated meeting with Republican lawmakers who have criticized his administration’s “zero-tolerance” approach to border protection.“We must always arrest people coming into our Country illegally,” Trump said on Twitter. “Of the 12,000 children,…... Read More

Heavy rain hits Texas as Midwest reels from its own flooding

(ROCKFORD, Ill.) -- Heavy rain is hitting Southeast Texas as the Midwest is reeling from its own flooding. Midwest floodingMercy Hospital in Rockford had to divert incoming patients to nearby hospitals on Monday after parts of the facility flooded, hospital officials said.Video posted to social media shows one area of…... Read More

Over 550 guns seized from home of felon in Southern California

(AGUA DULCE, Calif.) -- A tip from a neighbor about a man in possession of "a large number of guns" turned out to be an understatement. When Los Angeles County sheriffs showed up at the home with a warrant they found 432 guns at his house -- and that was…... Read More

Audio recording emerges of 'orchestra' of crying children in migrant detention center

(NEW YORK) -- Young migrant children, fighting through tears, can be heard crying "Mami" and "Papa" in an eight-minute audio clip first obtained by ProPublica. The children are believed to be between 4 and 10 years of age, and they're crying because their parents have been detained elsewhere after crossing…... Read More

Photographer details the emotional moment that created viral border photo of crying toddler

(NEW YORK) -- Dozens of harrowing images have rippled across the country from the southern border in recent weeks, but one that has caught the attention of many shows a crying 2-year-old girl who looked on as her mother was searched by U.S. Border Patrol agents."These folks, they didn't know…... Read More

Trial begins for man alleging Roundup weed killer caused his cancer

(BENICIA, Calif.) -- A California man is the first of hundreds of plaintiffs to see his day in court with Monsanto in a lawsuit alleging that its weed killing product Roundup gave him cancer.Jury selection began Monday in California Superior Court in DeWayne Johnson’s suit against the agrochemical giant. Johnson…... Read More

Gunshot victim covered with sheet starts breathing again

(CHICAGO) -- First responders had already draped a sheet over a 17-year-old who was shot in the head and left for dead.But after a few minutes went by, the unidentified teen restarted breathing.They quickly lifted the sheet and worked to revive him by performing chest compressions, police said. He was…... Read More

Pharmacy tech arrested for 2nd time in 3 weeks for allegedly stealing pills

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- A pharmacy technician in Florida was arrested for the second time in three weeks for allegedly stealing bottles of prescription pills after store surveillance video appeared to show her stuffing bottles down her shirt, police said.The Volusia County Sheriff's Office said Katie Jean Williams, 28, of…... Read More

What we know about the immigrant children being detained separately from their parents

(BROWNSVILLE, Texas) -- The debate over separating immigrant children from their parents is raging at the southern border and across the country, as images from the centers housing the kids have shown them, in some cases, inside structures made of chain-link fencing.In other instances, buildings that used to house Walmart…... Read More

Wisconsin sisters arrested after stabbing each other, police say

(MADISON, Wis.) --Police arrested two sisters in Wisconsin on Sunday after they allegedly stabbed each other while fighting in front of five young children.Authorities arrived to their home in Madison, Wisconsin, about 80 miles west of Milwaukee, at around noon after one of the siblings called to report that she’d…... Read More

Record flooding in the Midwest as East Coast continues to heat up

(NEW YORK) -- A stationary front produced torrential rainfall in the Great Lakes and Midwest over the weekend with up to 7 inches of rain falling Sunday in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.Flood and flash flood watches continue from Wisconsin to Montana Monday with more rainfall to come.The heaviest rainfall over the…... Read More

Armed bystander shoots, kills suspected carjacker in Washington state

(TUMWATER, Wash.) -- A bystander in Washington fatally shot a carjacking suspect on Sunday after the carjacker allegedly shot a man who refused to give up control of his vehicle, according to police.Police said they received several calls on Sunday reporting a man who allegedly opened fire inside a Walmart…... Read More

Roller coaster passenger who survived 34-foot fall was 'praying it was over'

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- Amanda Bostic remembers the harrowing moments when she was tossed more than 30 feet from a roller coaster that had just derailed."I remember falling through the air and I remember hitting the ground," she said during an exclusive interview with "Good Morning America."The 34-year-old mother of…... Read More