By ABC News

Jul 25, 2014 9:00pm

Watch: SWAT Team Rushes Plane to Arrest ‘Unruly’ Flier

New, gripping cell phone video released today by Canada’s CTV News shows an armed Canadian SWAT team rushing onboard a plane to arrest a passenger who had allegedly threatened the aircraft. “Heads down, hands up,” the military team screams as they enter the plane. Sunwing… Read More »

By ABC News

Jul 24, 2014 6:32pm

EF-1 Tornado Kills Couple, Injures Son at Virginia Campground

Police have identified a couple who were killed in their tent as a tornado ripped through a packed campground on the eastern shore of Virginia early today, injuring two dozen people. Ferocious winds twisted trailers and mangled trees as golf ball-sized hail rained on more than… Read More »

Jul 24, 2014 3:22pm

Baiting Bike Thieves – and Winning – in San Francisco

Police are hunting down thieves on the streets of San Francisco in a skyrocketing black market: stolen bicycles. “It’s a huge business,” Officer Matt Friedman, the head of the bike thief unit, said. “It’s this revolving door of bikes that get ripped off, end up… Read More »

Jul 24, 2014 2:22pm

6 Ways Parents Can Save Their Children From Deadly Hot Cars

WASHINGTON – Alert passersby in a Philadelphia parking lot may have saved a life this week when they noticed an infant trapped in the heat of a locked car. The Good Samaritans, seen on cellphone video, called first responders who rescued the child, and took… Read More »

By Erin Mizraki

Jul 21, 2014 2:17pm

Reserve Cop Who Posted Offensive Cyclist Rant Resigns

A volunteer reserve police officer in California has resigned after a video that she posted in which she jokes about running over cyclists went viral. Laura Weintraub of the Santa Paula Police Department posted to her Facebook on Saturday apologizing for the “mistake” and asking… Read More »

By Geetika Rudra

Jul 19, 2014 7:17pm

18-Pound Lobster Returns to Sea

An 18-pound lobster caught off the coast of Massachusetts has been returned to sea. The lobster was caught by Joby Norton, the owner of Mullaney’s Fish Market in Scituate, Mass., in an offshore trawler. “We’ve had people come in who wanted to buy him for… Read More »

Jul 19, 2014 1:08pm

Military Firefighting Planes Called Up to Battle Western Threat

Two military C-130 airplanes were activated this morning to help fight raging western wildfires, a spokesman told ABC News today. The two planes belong to the Wyoming Air National Guard 153rd Air Wing and carry a portable tank called a MAFFS — short for Modular… Read More »

By ABC News

Jul 18, 2014 6:50pm

‘Cauldron of Hell’ as Fires Rage Across Washington State

In central Washington today, some residents returned to their neighborhoods to see what had been left behind after wildfires raced through the town of Pateros. “It was a funnel of fire,” David Brownless, whose home caught fire Thursday as he drove off, told The Associated… Read More »

By Erin Mizraki

Jul 18, 2014 2:57pm

Mother, Daughter and Grandmother Share Same Birthday

July 2nd has always been a special day for New Mexico residents Joanne Luna and her daughter Lorraine Lindbloom, who share the same birthday. But it became even more miraculous when Lorraine’s daughter Gianna was born on the same day this year. It was the… Read More »

By ABC News

Jul 17, 2014 11:28am

Skydiver Daredevil Lands on 200-Foot-Long Slip ‘N Slide

Skydiving daredevil Niklas Daniel, who has more than 8,000 jumps under his belt, started this particular dive just like any other — head first out of an airplane. But since it’s summertime, and the adrenaline junkie was skydiving in the Arizona desert where temperatures can… Read More »