Category Archives: ABC National News

A look at the deaths, destruction left in Isaias’ wake

A look at the deaths, destruction left in Isaias’ wake

ABC NewsBy DANIEL MANZO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Tropical Storm Isaias raced up the East Coast, delivering torrential rain and ferocious winds, and, according to reports, killed at least 6 people. Among the deaths was a man in New York City — a downed tree crushed his car, New York ABC station…Read more »

Coronavirus updates: Fauci says family still getting death threats

Coronavirus updates: Fauci says family still getting death threats

narvikk/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 702,000 people worldwide.Over 18.6 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering…Read more »

FBI assists with investigation of missing mom whose son was found abandoned

FBI assists with investigation of missing mom whose son was found abandoned

Miramar Police Department via TwitterBy CHRISTINA CARREGA, ABC News(MIRAMAR, Fla.) — It has been 10 days since 2-year-old Kamdyn was found wandering in a Miramar, Florida, parking lot located over 12 hours away from his family.Police in South Florida, including Miramar and Hollywood departments, have been on the hunt for the toddler’s mother, Leila Cavett,…Read more »

Two kids among five dead in Denver house fire, arson suspected

Two kids among five dead in Denver house fire, arson suspected

Denver Fire Department via TwitterBy CLAYTON SANDELL, EMILY SHAPIRO and JEFFREY COOK, ABC News(DENVER) — Five people are dead, including two children, in an early morning house fire that Denver police and fire officials say appears to be arson.The fire was reported around 2:40 a.m. local time, the Denver Fire Department said. Responding officers tried…Read more »

Coronavirus updates: US daily case count shoots back up over 50,000

Coronavirus updates: US daily case count shoots back up over 50,000

narvikk/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 700,000 people worldwide.Over 18.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins…Read more »

After Isaias: A look at the numbers across the East

After Isaias: A look at the numbers across the East

ABC NewsBy DANIEL MANZO, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Tropical Storm Isaias raced up the East Coast bringing torrential rain and ferocious winds — and leaving deaths and widespread damage in its wake. At least six people were killed by Isaias, according to reports.Among them, a man was killed in the New York City borough of…Read more »

Marine AAV that sank in deadly accident found 385 feet under Pacific Ocean

Marine AAV that sank in deadly accident found 385 feet under Pacific Ocean

Nick J./iStockBy MATT SEYLER, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Search crews have located a Marine Corps amphibious assault vehicle nearly 400 feet under the ocean’s surface after it sunk in a deadly accident off the coast of Southern California last week, according to military officials.”Officials with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), I Marine Expeditionary Force…Read more »