By ABC News

Aug 29, 2014 3:01pm

Locust Swarm ‘Like the Plagues of Egypt’ Descends Upon Madagascar’s Capital

ABC News’ Mustafa Hameed (@mustafahameed) reports: YouTube/Sylvain Lathuy A swarm of millions of locusts descended upon Madagascar’s capital of Antananarivo on Aug. 28, slowing traffic and blotting out the skies over the city. Fully-formed clouds of the insects, which have plagued the African nation for… Read More »

Aug 27, 2014 4:11pm

Check Out This Hilarious Madden 15 Glitch

Since when are football players supposed to be acrobats? An apparent glitch has turned the new Madden NFL 15 game into a football circus — sending a player flying into the air before he crash lands onto the virtual turf. Madden NFL 15 was released… Read More »

Aug 27, 2014 10:47am

WATCH: Drama at 3,000 Feet When Parachutist Dangles in Air

A video posted to YouTube shows parachutists jumping out of a plane in quick succession before one of them becomes stuck in his lines and gets towed by the plane. The jumpers are in military-type uniforms and a Mexican flag sticker is taped to the… Read More »

Aug 26, 2014 6:53pm

Luggage Drive for Foster Children Makes the Moving a Bit Easier

When Zevon Moore, 14, and five other foster children arrived at Ollie Sharper’s home outside Richmond, Virginia, they carried their belongings in a black garbage bag. Sharper, their foster mother, said that the children deserved “more than just a garbage bag” for their personal belongings… Read More »

By Frank Elaridi

Aug 26, 2014 2:43pm

Woman Pleads to Stop Alimony Paid to Ex-Husband Accused of Killing New Husband

Paying alimony to an ex-spouse can be one of those grin-and-bear-it obligations for some, but it’s an especially galling burden for a Utah woman whose ex-husband stands accused of killing her new husband. Joy Sidwell, from Lindon, Utah, asked a judge on Monday to allow… Read More »

By ABC News

Aug 22, 2014 3:34pm

Sign Up for Alerts for ABC News’ Live Weekend Digital Reports

ABC News now produces live digital reports at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays on, ABC News for iPhone, ABC News for Android and ABC News for Apple TV. To receive an alert on your phone when these reports begin, just… Read More »

Aug 20, 2014 8:41pm

‘Savages’ Who Executed Foley Will Be Nabbed, FBI Chief Vows

FBI director James Comey said today that the “full force” of the U.S. government will come to bear on the “savages” responsible for the kidnapping and gruesome death of journalist James Foley. “I’m very, very, sorry to say that these savages have turned it into… Read More »

By ABC News

Aug 20, 2014 5:20pm

James Foley Punished for Suspected Escape Plans, Fellow Hostage Says

By RYM MOMTAZ and BRIAN ROSS Before the murder of American James Foley was captured on video and posted online recently, the journalist once suffered “brutal punishment” because his captors believed he was planning to escape, a former fellow hostage told ABC News. “James was… Read More »

By Erin Mizraki

Aug 20, 2014 4:08pm

Middle Schooler Critical After Lightning Strike at Football Practice

Five New Mexico middle schoolers are recovering today after they were struck by lightning during football practice, authorities say. Four of the boys were hospitalized including one who is in critical condition after he was completely unresponsive at the scene as two parents worked to… Read More »

By ABC News

Aug 19, 2014 5:41pm

South Pasadena Alleged School Massacre Plot Foiled

Two Southern California male teenagers were being held in juvenile hall today after an investigation by authorities using social media discovered the two were in the early stages of a plot to allegedly commit a mass shooting at South Pasadena High School. “It was a… Read More »