July 12, 2024

Alec Baldwin trial day 3: Jury dismissed as court discusses motion to dismiss case over ammo evidence

Witthaya Prasongsin/Getty Images (SANTA FE COUNTY, N.M.) — The jury has been dismissed for the day in Alec Baldwin’s manslaughter trial while the court discusses a […]
July 12, 2024

Judge dismisses Rudy Giuliani’s bankruptcy case, allowing collection of damages

Jason Marz/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — A federal bankruptcy court judge has dismissed Rudy Giuliani’s bankruptcy case, saying it is “in the best interests of creditors.” […]
July 12, 2024

Jury begins deliberations in Sen. Bob Menendez’s bribery trial

Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — A jury in Manhattan federal court began deliberations Friday afternoon in the corruption trial of Sen. Bob Menendez, who […]
July 12, 2024

Life-threatening heat heading to East Coast as high temperatures continue to rage in the West

ABC News (NEW YORK) — Historic heat is still raging in the West, with life-threatening temperatures baking California to Colorado before the dangerous, triple-digit heat moves […]
July 12, 2024

One dead, two missing after helicopter crashes into ocean in Hawaii

CT757fan/Getty Images (KAUAI, Hawaii) — One person is dead and two others are missing after a helicopter carrying three people in Kauai, Hawaii, crashed into waters […]
July 12, 2024

Man charged with capital murder in ambush shooting of deputy: Official

Harris County Deputy Fernando Esqueda was shot and killed on July 10, 2024. — Harris County Sheriff’s Department (HOUSTON) — The man accused of gunning down […]
July 12, 2024

When will the extreme heat end? What the current forecasts are saying

ABC News (NEW YORK) — Keep the air conditioners running and the sunscreen handy — the extreme heat in the U.S. is not going anywhere soon. […]
July 12, 2024

How zoos in the hottest parts of the country keep animals healthy during extreme heat

Shasta, a male cougar, licks a cool ice pop treat at the Houston Zoo, June 26, 2013, in Houston. — Michael Paulsen/Houston Chronicle via Getty Images, […]
July 11, 2024

As death toll climbs in the West from historic US heat wave, flash flooding, tornadoes hit the East

ABC News (WASHINGTON) — As a historic U.S. heat wave continued on Thursday, heat-related deaths in July climbed to at least 28 in the West, while […]
July 11, 2024

Frustration grows as Houston’s power outage goes into 4th sweltering day

Brandon Bell/Getty Images (HOUSTON) — More than a million electrical customers in Houston remained without power amid sweltering weather on Thursday and most won’t have their […]