June 25, 2018

Supreme Court declines to hear appeal of ‘Making a Murderer’ subject

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to hear the appeal of Brendan Dassey, whose murder conviction was the subject of the Netflix series "Making a Murderer." ABC News has reached out to Dassey's attorney for comment. In 2007, Dassey was convict..
June 25, 2018

‘Hateful’ woman threatened to call police on 8-year-old for selling water, mom says

ABCNews.com(SAN FRANCISCO) -- A San Francisco mom says she was "shocked" when her neighbor threatened to call the police on her 8-year-old daughter for selling bottled water without a permit over the weekend. The story went viral on Saturday after Erin Austin filmed the exchange with her neighbor, ..
June 25, 2018

More than 50 wildfires rage amid persistently hot, dry conditions

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- At least 52 wildfires are burning throughout the United States, mostly out West, including Alaska. Very hot, very dry conditions have ignited dozens of fires from Texas to Oregon to California, forcing numerous evacuations. A red flag warning and wind advisory were ..
June 25, 2018

Small plane crash kills 2 in Detroit as witnesses rescue pilot

ABCNews.com(DETROIT) -- Two people died Sunday near Detroit Coleman A. Young International Airport when a Cessna 210 crashed and exploded. The third person on board, the pilot, appeared to have escaped the wreckage with help from witnesses, according to ABC Detroit affiliate WXYZ. The pilot had re..