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Man who survived 2 nights in blizzard learns he has stage 4 cancer

Man who survived 2 nights in blizzard learns he has stage 4 cancer

shaunl/iStock(MINNEAPOLIS) — A man who miraculously survived two nights inside his car during one of the Midwest’s worse storms this winter learned while recovering in the hospital that he has stage 4 kidney cancer. William Mendoza, 59, was driving on Interstate 94 just west of Fargo, North Dakota, looking for […]

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Arizona man rescued at Zion National Park after getting trapped in quicksand

Arizona man rescued at Zion National Park after getting trapped in quicksand

benedek/iStock(NEW YORK ) — An Arizona man was rescued at Zion National Park after his leg got stuck in quicksand while hiking during a winter storm on Saturday. The National Park Service told ABC News it nearly two days to rescue the 34-year-old male. He and his female companion had […]

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Charlottesville rally lawsuit to proceed despite Nathan Damigo’s bankruptcy filing

Charlottesville rally lawsuit to proceed despite Nathan Damigo’s bankruptcy filing

Matthew Hatcher/Getty Images(NEW YORK ) — Bankruptcy is no shield for a white nationalist targeted in a lawsuit concerning the 2017 violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, according to a recent ruling from a federal judge. Nathan Damigo, one of the organizers of the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, filed for […]

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Aurora attack hits hometown of man who builds crosses for shooting victims

Aurora attack hits hometown of man who builds crosses for shooting victims

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(AURORA, Ill. ) — Greg Zanis’ work can be seen across the country. When a mass shooting unfolds in the U.S., he heads to the affected town with an individualized cross assembled for each victim. But now, with a mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois, Zanis is building crosses […]

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Man arrested in Sophie Sergie’s 1993 murder in Alaska over DNA: Officials

Man arrested in Sophie Sergie’s 1993 murder in Alaska over DNA: Officials

CIPhotos/iStock(AUBURN, Maine) — A man has been arrested in the 1993 cold case murder of a 20-year-old Alaska woman after investigators were inspired by the technology used to nab the suspected “Golden State Killer,” according to law enforcement. On April 26, 1993, Sophie Sergie was found sexually assaulted and murdered […]

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What we know about the Aurora, Ill., mass shooting victims

What we know about the Aurora, Ill., mass shooting victims

cmannphoto/iStock(AURORA, Ill.) — The five men gunned down in Aurora, Ill., on Friday were all employees at the Henry Pratt manufacturing plant where the shooting broke out. The alleged shooter, who was shot dead by law enforcement, was also an employee but was being terminated on Friday, according to Scott […]

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This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

Courtesy LaRayia Gaston(LOS ANGELES) — LaRayia Gaston is on a mission to help end starvation in the homeless community through her Los Angeles-based nonprofit, Lunch On Me, which she launched in 2017. Still a grassroots effort, Gaston and her team of volunteers distribute meals six days a week by redistributing […]

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This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

Courtesy LaRayia Gaston(LOS ANGELES) — LaRayia Gaston is on a mission to help end starvation in the homeless community through her Los Angeles-based nonprofit, Lunch On Me, which she launched in 2017. Still a grassroots effort, Gaston and her team of volunteers distribute meals six days a week by redistributing […]

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Powerful storm takes aim this week as major flooding threat grows

Powerful storm takes aim this week as major flooding threat grows

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The latest winter storm tracked from the Midwest to the Northeast overnight, delivering snow from the Plains into New England. Des Moines, Iowa, saw 8 to 10 inches of snow on Sunday, as Wisconsin, northern Illinois and parts of Michigan each saw a few inches, creating […]

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Mountain lion rescued from 50 feet above home in Southern California

Mountain lion rescued from 50 feet above home in Southern California

California Department of Fish and Wildlife(HESPERIA, Calif.) — Firefighters helped rescue a large mountain lion from a tree outside a home in Southern California over the weekend, authorities said. The homeowner spotted the wild cat on Saturday afternoon while doing yard work around the residence in Hesperia, a city in […]

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