May 29, 2018

Two journalists killed when tree fell on car in North Carolina: Reports

iStock/Thinkstock(GREENVILLE, S.C.) -- Two people in North Carolina have been killed after a tree fell on the car they were riding in, according to local officials. The victims were employees of NBC affiliate WYFF-TV in Greenville, South Carolina, the station confirmed on its website. The accident o..
May 29, 2018

Veteran has helped clean thousands of military headstones in honor of Memorial Day

ABC News(SEATTLE) -- This Memorial Day weekend, Americans across the country have been finding their own unique way to remember and honor the fallen. For weeks now, Jordan Houghton and others from the American Legion Post 206 in Seattle have spent their free time cleaning the headstones of veterans ..
May 28, 2018

National Guardsman missing after flash flooding devastates Ellicott City, Maryland: ‘I’m hopeful that he’ll be OK’

Katherine Frey/The Washington Post via Getty Images(ELLICOT, CITY, Md.) -- Rescue workers are searching for a National Guardsman who went missing after flash floods swept through Ellicott City, Maryland, on Sunday. The missing man, 39-year-old Eddison Hermond of Severn, Maryland, was last seen at ab..
May 28, 2018

Lava from Hawaii volcano destroys 10 more houses in Leilani Estates, officials say

U.S. Geological Survey via Getty Images(PAHOA, Hawaii) -- Ten more homes in the path of Hawaii's Kileaua volcano eruption have been destroyed overnight by fast-moving lava, a spokesperson for the Hawaii County Civil Defense told ABC News. The most recently destroyed homes were in the Big Island..