May 27, 2018

Indiana middle schooler returns to class with 2 guns, shoots peer, teacher: ‘I was thinking, it’s not real’

iStock/Thinkstock(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 few screams," a seventh-grader who was acro..
May 27, 2018

‘Hero’ teacher ran at gunman, tackled him to ground, student says: ‘He pretty much protected all of us’

iStock/Thinkstock(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 Noblesville West Middle School, asked to be..
May 27, 2018

Mississippi, Florida, Alabama declare emergency ahead of storm Alberto

ABC News(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 is forecast to pass west of Cuba, the Florida K..
May 27, 2018

American jailed in Venezuela for 2 years to return home to US, officials say

iStock/Thinkstock(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, R-Utah, who has advocated for Holt's release, said he's "honored" to be able to finally reunite the Utah native ..