May 30, 2018

How being prepared for hurricane season starts with solar power in one Puerto Rico town

Joshua Hoyos/ABC News(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Angel Colon’s memory of what happened on Sept. 20, 2017 is still fresh in his mind. Standing on the rooftop of a one-story community building, he describes what happened to a nearby basketball court. “The hurricane moved the metal roof from there, lift..
May 30, 2018

Police arrest teen mom after her 11-month-old is found dead in a plastic bag

WSOC-TV(CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, S.C.) -- A 19-year-old mother was arrested in South Carolina after claiming her 11-month-old had been ripped from her arms by a kidnapper and police later found the child dead in a plastic bag. Breanna Lewis is the primary suspect in the infant's death, authorities ..
May 30, 2018

Puerto Rico death toll from Maria may be 70 times the official estimate, new report suggests

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- A new report suggests that the death toll in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria may be more than 70 times the official estimate. Researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health estimated that between Sept. 20 and Dec. 31, there were 4,645 "exces..
May 29, 2018

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens announces resignation

Craig Barritt/Getty Images for The Robin Hood Foundation(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) -- Embattled Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens announced in a press conference Tuesday that he is resigning. Politicians and lawmakers in the state began calling for Greitens, 44, to resign last month amid allegations of sexual misco..