(NEW YORK) -- As Starbucks prepares to shut down 8,000 company-owned stores on Tuesday for a mass employee teaching session on combating racial bias, the president of one of the nation's oldest and largest civil rights groups told ABC News that the c...

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(NEW YORK) -- A New Jersey police officer was recorded repeatedly punching a Philadelphia woman as they wrestled on the ground at a New Jersey beach over the Memorial Day weekend....

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(Ellicott City, Md.) -- A small Maryland town's Main Street metamorphosed into a raging muddy river on Saturday. Flash floods caused storefronts in Ellicott City, located just outside of Baltimore, to become engulfed by brown, soupy water from...

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(COVINGTON, Ky.) -- A high school valedictorian in Kentucky praised the fight for stronger gun laws by school-shooting survivors in Florida, and applauded his classmates for participating in an anti-abortion march, saying students should "continue to...

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(NEW YORK) -- Thomas Bailey and Karen Bushell have never met, but their families have eerily similar stories to tell.On August 16, 2017, Thomas was informed that his daughter 1st Lt. Kathryn Bailey, 26, was missing; her Army Black Hawk he...

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(NEW YORK) -- Subtropical storm Alberto is delivering heavy rain and gusty winds to Florida on Sunday morning with current projections showing the storm making landfall in the Panhandle as a tropical storm on Monday.Mississippi, Alabama a...

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(HONOLULU) -- The spread of lava in the Puna district of Hawaii's Big Island has gotten so large that it can be seen from space.The European Space Agency (ESA) tweeted unbelievable photos of the lava that has gushed from more than 20 fiss...

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(NOBLESVILLE, Ind.) -- A middle school boy allegedly opened fire at an Indiana school Friday morning, police said, leaving a teacher and another student injured, the latest in a string of school shootings this year."I heard gunshots and a...

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(NOBLESVILLE, Ind.) -- When a middle school boy allegedly opened fire at his Indiana school, the science teacher immediately ran and tackled him to the ground, one student in the classroom told ABC News.The suspected shooter, a student at...

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(ORLANDO) -- Subtropical Storm Alberto could put a damper on Memorial Day activities on the Gulf Coast this weekend, prompting the governors of Mississippi, Alabama and Florida to preemptively declare a state of emergency.Alberto's center...

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(WASHINGTON) -- American Joshua Holt, who has been jailed in Venezuela without a trial for two years, has been released, officials said today.Sen. Orrin Hatch...

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(NEW YORK) --A veteran Border Patrol Agent in Texas shot and killed an...

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(LAS VEGAS) -- Mario Batali's three restaurants on the Las Vegas Strip will shut down amid investigations into sexual assault allegations against the cele...

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(NEW YORK) -- A school district in upstate New York was found negligent in the death of a student who committed suicide after he said he was bullied. However, the jury said the negligence was not a factor in his death, and therefore the district woul...

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