ABC News
March 20, 2018 - 5:23 am
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- An explosion has taken place at a mail facility near San Antonio, Texas, just two days after a bomb went off in Austin, Texas -- the fourth such bombing in the city this month. According to Schertz police, the explosion took place at a FedEx distribution facility in Schertz,...
Read More
March 19, 2018 - 8:20 pm
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- The desperate search for the suspect or suspects who have put Austin residents on edge with a series of explosives is now likely focused on the few clues police have on hand. Fred Milanowski, a special agent in charge for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives...
Read More
C.M. Guerrero/Miami Herald/TNS via Getty Images
March 19, 2018 - 8:14 pm
(MIAMI) -- Students and faculty of Florida International University returned to their Miami campus from spring break on Monday and held a moment of silence to honor the six people killed in the collapse of a pedestrian bridge as lawyers for a man injured in the calamity filed a lawsuit The moment...
Read More
Broward County Sheriff's Office
March 19, 2018 - 7:16 pm
(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- The brother of Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz has been arrested for allegedly trespassing on the school grounds of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Zachary Cruz, 18, who was arrested at 4:30 p.m. Monday afternoon, allegedly rode his skateboard through school...
Read More
Miami Dade County County Jail
March 19, 2018 - 5:01 pm
(ALLENTOWN, Pa.) -- When the frantic search for a 16-year-old girl culminated on Saturday with U.S. Marshals and Mexican authorities finding her at the Mexican port town of Puerto Morelos, her mother was relieved. "I'm really happy. Please let everyone know," Amy Yu's mother, Mui Luu, told ABC News...
Read More
March 19, 2018 - 2:48 pm
(HOUSTON) -- One Texas high school that was heavily damaged from Hurricane Harvey reopened on Monday for the first time since the storm struck last August. "There's been a lot of smiles this morning," Kingwood High School superintendent Elizabeth Fagen told ABC News. "Students were yelling, 'We're...
Read More
Allentown Police Department
March 19, 2018 - 1:55 pm
(MIAMI) -- The man accused of fleeing to Mexico with a teenage girl has agreed to be extradited to his home state of Pennsylvania, he said in a brief court appearance in Miami on Monday. Amy Yu, 16, went missing March 5 with Kevin Esterly, 45, police said, alleging that she left willingly. She has...
Read More
March 19, 2018 - 12:47 pm
(TEMPE, Ariz.) -- A self-driving Uber car hit and killed a pedestrian early Monday morning in Tempe, Arizona, police said. The vehicle was in "autonomous mode at the time of the collision, with a vehicle operator behind the wheel," Tempe police said in a statement. The female pedestrian died of her...
Read More
Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
March 19, 2018 - 11:58 am
(NEW YORK) -- Just days before thousands of activists are expected to visit the nation’s capital in support of increased gun control and school safety, Eric Trump on Monday took to Twitter to say that shooting played a positive role in his upbringing. “It kept me away from drinking, drugs, taught...
Read More
March 19, 2018 - 11:28 am
(NEW YORK) -- A Brooklyn woman’s decision to post a cardboard sign saying that her bicycle had been stolen has sparked a chain of good deeds from complete strangers. Amanda Needham realized her bike -- which she uses daily to get to work -- was stolen from the front of her brownstone on March 3,...
Read More