Category Archives: ABC National News

California hiker found after going missing with dog ‘thankful’

California hiker found after going missing with dog ‘thankful’

Inyo County Sheriffs Office/Facebook(NEW YORK) — A missing hiker who was found alive Monday, days after she vanished in a remote area of California where she says she fled from a knife-wielding man, tells ABC News she’s “thankful” to be home and reunited with her loved ones. Sheryl Powell, 60, of Huntington Beach, California, and…Read more »

House explosion leaves one dead, 15 injured in Southern California

House explosion leaves one dead, 15 injured in Southern California

katifcam/iStock(MURRIETA, Calif.) — One person was killed and more than a dozen others were injured when a house exploded in Southern California on Monday afternoon.Crews from the Southern California Gas Company were sent to fix a natural gas line reportedly damaged by a contractor working on a home in Murrieta, California. Murrieta Fire and Rescue…Read more »

2-year-old girl missing from campsite in northern Michigan

2-year-old girl missing from campsite in northern Michigan

Michigan State Police(MONROE, Mich.) — An urgent search is underway in a wooded area in northern Michigan for a 2-year-old girl who went missing at the end of a family camping trip.The family of Gabriella Roselynn Vitale told the Oscoda County Sheriff’s Office and Michigan State Police that they had been camping for a few…Read more »

Convicted felon driving an Uber accused of ‘sexual contact’ with 17-year-old: Police

Convicted felon driving an Uber accused of ‘sexual contact’ with 17-year-old: Police

Courtesy Fairfield Police Department(FAIRFIELD, Conn.) — A 31-year-old man has been accused of “unwanted sexual contact” with a 17-year-old girl he picked up while operating as an Uber driver.Dwaine Miller, of Bridgeport, Connecticut, was arrested on Saturday and charged with third-degree sexual assault, according to Capt. Robert Kalamaras of the Fairfield Police Department.Miller, a convicted…Read more »

Two women at a Burger King tell manager to ‘go back to Mexico’

Two women at a Burger King tell manager to ‘go back to Mexico’

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(EUSTIS, Fla.) — The video of a heated exchange between a Burger King manager and two white customers who told him to “go back to Mexico” has gone viral.Neyzha Borrero of Eustis, Florida, was grabbing a bite to eat at a local Burger King with her boyfriend earlier this month when she overheard…Read more »