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3 months ago

Nearly 2,400 Astroworld attendees needed medical treatment after deadly concert, court filing says

Nearly 2,400 people required medical treatment following last year's deadly Astroworld music festival in Houston, according to a new court filing.
3 months ago
Nearly 2,400 needed medical treatment after deadly Astroworld festival: Lawyers
3 months ago

Astroworld movie set for release despite lawyers' concerns

The experiences of panicked concertgoers who couldn’t breathe and had no clear path to escape a massive crowd surge at last year’s deadly Astroworld music festival in Houston are featured in a new documentary
3 months ago
Astroworld movie set for release despite lawyers' concerns
4 months ago

Travis Scott accused of violating Astroworld suits gag order

Attorneys for some of those killed and injured during last year’s deadly Astroworld festival are alleging rapper Travis Scott has violated a gag order issued in lawsuits they have filed in an effort to influence possible jurors ahead of a potential trial
4 months ago
5 months ago

Gag order, diversity discussed at Astroworld court hearing

During a court hearing on lawsuits filed after last year’s deadly Astroworld music festival, issues related to media publicity and a gag order as well as a concern over a lack diversity among attorneys representing those killed or injured were discussed
5 months ago
Gag order, diversity discussed at Astroworld court hearing
8 months ago

Congressional panel investigates deadly Astroworld concert

A congressional committee has launched an investigation into the promoter of the Astroworld music festival in Houston, in which 10 people were killed during a massive crowd surge
8 months ago
8 months ago

Officials: Astroworld victims died from compression asphyxia

Officials say the 10 people who lost their lives in a massive crowd surge at the Astroworld music festival in Houston died from compression asphyxia
8 months ago
Officials: Astroworld victims died from compression asphyxia
8 months ago

Travis Scott gives 1st interview since Astroworld festival tragedy

In an interview with radio personality Charlamagne Tha God, Scott maintained he had no idea people were injured while he performed and said he never heard the cries for help from the crowd.
8 months ago
Travis Scott gives 1st interview since Astroworld festival tragedy
8 months ago

Travis Scott tells Charlamagne Tha God in interview he wasn't aware of Astroworld casualties until after the show

Travis Scott spoke out about the Astroworld tragedy in an interview with Charlamagne Tha God, where he said that he wasn't aware of the fatalities until after the show.
8 months ago
Travis Scott says he wasn't aware of Astroworld casualties until after the show
8 months ago

Travis Scott says he couldn’t hear screams during concert disaster

ABC’s Matt Gutman reports on Travis Scott’s first public interview with Charlamagne Tha God after 10 died and dozens more were injured in Scott's Houston Astroworld concert last month.
8 months ago
Travis Scott says he couldn’t hear screams during concert disaster
8 months ago

Rapper Travis Scott breaks his silence on concert deaths

Travis Scott spoke about his Astroworld festival performance last month in Houston, where 10 people died, including a 9-year-old boy.
8 months ago
Rapper Travis Scott breaks his silence on concert deaths
8 months ago

Board rules Astroworld lawsuits to be handled by one judge

A judicial board has ruled that the more than 300 lawsuits that have been filed so far in Houston following a crowd surge at the Astroworld festival that left 10 people dead will be handled by one judge
8 months ago
8 months ago

New lawsuit against Travis Scott from Astroworld tragedy

The family of 14-year-old victim, John Hilgert, are suing Scott for gross negligence after their son was killed. Astroworld was Hilgert's first concert.
8 months ago
New lawsuit against Travis Scott from Astroworld tragedy
8 months ago

Illinois families of 2 killed at concert file lawsuits

The suburban Chicago families of two college students who were among those killed this month at the Astroworld concert in Houston have joined the growing ranks of those who are suing rapper Travis Scott and companies involved with the event
8 months ago
8 months ago

Funeral for 9-year-old Astroworld victim held

Ezra Blount, 9, died from severe injuries after being trampled at Travis Scott's Astroworld concert.
8 months ago
Funeral for 9-year-old Astroworld victim held
8 months ago

Funeral for 9-year-old Astroworld victim held Tuesday morning

Ezra Blount, 9, died from severe injuries after being trampled at Travis Scott's Astroworld concert.
8 months ago
Funeral for 9-year-old Astroworld victim held Tuesday morning
9 months ago

10 victims identified following fatal Travis Scott Astroworld concert

As the victims' names emerged from the deadly Astroworld Festival concert in Houston, the medical examiner asked for the public's help in identifying one young man.
9 months ago
10 victims identified following fatal Travis Scott Astroworld concert
9 months ago

Astroworld Festival timeline: How the tragedy unfolded

It took just minutes for a crowd of concertgoers to transform to a deadly melee during the Astroworld music festival on Saturday that killed nine people.
9 months ago
Timeline: How the tragedy at the Astroworld Festival unfolded
9 months ago

Astroworld festival: Tracking the tragedy

ABC News pieced together social video and documents to track what happened at Travis Scott's music festival in Houston that left 10 people dead.
9 months ago
Astroworld festival: Tracking the tragedy
9 months ago

Nike delays Travis Scott Air Max sneaker collaboration following Astroworld tragedy

Nike has delayed the brand's upcoming Travis Scott Air Max sneaker collaboration following the rapper's Astroworld tragedy.
9 months ago
Nike delays Travis Scott Air Max sneaker collaboration following Astroworld tragedy
9 months ago

9-year-old trampled at Astroworld dies

The 9-year-old who was hospitalized following the violent Astroworld festival crowd surge earlier this month has died from his injuries, his family confirmed Sunday.
9 months ago
9-year-old trampled at Astroworld dies
9 months ago

9-year-old Dallas boy dies after Astroworld festival crush

He's the youngest person to die from injuries sustained during the crush.
9 months ago
9 months ago

9-year-old child who was trampled by crowd at Astroworld music festival dies from injuries

The 9-year-old who was hospitalized following the violent Astroworld festival crowd surge earlier this month has died from his injuries, his family confirmed Sunday.
9 months ago
9-year-old who was trampled by crowd at Astroworld music festival dies from injuries
9 months ago

Funeral held for Texas teen who died at Astroworld festival

Brianna Rodriguez was killed as the crowd pushed toward the stage at Astroworld
9 months ago
9 months ago

Lawsuits against Travis Scott, Astroworld organizers grow

More than 100 victims of the Astroworld chaos are represented in lawsuits.
9 months ago
Lawsuits against Travis Scott, Astroworld organizers grow
9 months ago

Lawsuits against Travis Scott, Astroworld organizers pile up

Several lawsuits have been filed against Astroworld organizers, as well as rappers Travis Scott and Drake.
9 months ago
Lawsuits against Travis Scott, Astroworld organizers pile up
9 months ago

Travis Scott’s attorney says rapper didn’t know about deadly crowd chaos

Edwin F. McPherson discusses if his client was aware of the chaos unfolding as he performed at the Houston festival that killed nine people.
9 months ago
Travis Scott’s attorney says rapper didn’t know about deadly crowd chaos
9 months ago

9th person dies following Astroworld tragedy

Bharti Shahani, 22, who was a student at Texas A&M University, is the ninth person confirmed dead at the Travis Scott concert.
9 months ago
9th person dies following Astroworld tragedy
9 months ago

9th person dies following Astroworld festival tragedy

Bharti Shahani is the 9th person to die following the tragedy at Travis Scott's Astroworld festival.
9 months ago
9th person dies following Astroworld festival tragedy
9 months ago

Texas A&M student hurt at Astroworld dies; death toll at 9

A 22-year-old college senior who was critically injured at the Astroworld festival in Houston has died
9 months ago
9 months ago

Astroworld concertgoer who tried to stop performance recounts traumatic event

Astroworld concertgoers may experience trauma and need emotional healing following the concert chaos.
9 months ago
Travis Scott fan who tried to stop deadly Astroworld show tells his story
9 months ago

How Travis Scott's chaotic shows electrify a fervent fan base

Travis Scott is known for chaotic shows with elements of rock-and-roll like moshing and crowd surfing. But before Astroworld none had led to fatalities.
9 months ago
How Travis Scott's chaotic shows electrify a fervent fan base
9 months ago

Medic recounts chaos at deadly Astroworld concert

Remington Richardsson took to TikTok to describe an understaffed medical team who thrusted into an out-of-control crowd, begging for help, while working at Travis Scott's festival.
9 months ago
Medic recounts chaos at deadly Astroworld concert
9 months ago

Viral social media videos expose the chaos at Astroworld music festival

Travis Scott is currently one of the highest-paid rappers and he has many young fans. Sources tell ABC News that Scott will provide a full refund for all attendees who bought tickets to Astroworld.
9 months ago
Viral social media videos expose the chaos at Astroworld music festival
9 months ago

Viral social media videos show chaos at Astroworld

In their criminal investigation, authorities in Houston are trying to determine what led to the surge in the crowd that killed at least eight people, all younger than 30.
9 months ago
Viral social media videos show chaos at Astroworld
9 months ago

Astroworld tragedy leaves 9-year-old with major organ damage, brain swelling: Family

Ezra Blount went to the Travis Scott festival at NRG Park in Houston with his father.
9 months ago
9-year-old fights for his life after Travis Scott Astroworld festival: Family
9 months ago

Teen recounts Astroworld horror: 'I came to the point where I was accepting my death'

Ayden Cruz, 18, who climbed a camera platform and pleaded to stop the show, discusses the concert chaos as new details emerge about public safety concerns raised prior to the deadly event.
9 months ago
Teen recounts Astroworld horror: 'I came to the point where I was accepting my death'
9 months ago

Probe into deadly Houston music festival

A newly-obtained operations plan details a number of safety concerns that were raised ahead of the concert. ABC News’ Mona Kosar Abdi has more.
9 months ago
Probe into deadly Houston music festival
9 months ago

How popular rap festival Astroworld turned deadly

As rapper Travis Scott began his performance, a crowd crush left eight concert goers dead and hundreds more injured. The FBI has now joined the investigation.
9 months ago
How popular rap festival Astroworld turned deadly
9 months ago

Astroworld victim recounts scary stampede: 'There was no oxygen left to breathe'

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with Astroworld Festival victim Cynthia Lira, who describes what transpired during the deadly concert.
9 months ago
Astroworld victim recounts scary stampede: 'There was no oxygen left to breathe'
9 months ago

FBI assists investigation into deadly crowd surge at Astroworld Festival

Over the weekend in Houston, Texas, eight people died and hundreds of others were injured at the music festival Astroworld, headlined by rapper Travis Scott.
9 months ago
FBI assists investigation into deadly crowd surge at Astroworld Festival
9 months ago

Deadly concert stampede

Concertgoers speak out following Astroworld concert chaos.
9 months ago
Deadly concert stampede
9 months ago

Travis Scott faces lawsuits after deadly Astroworld concert

Multiple lawsuits have been filed against the rapper, LiveNation and music artist Drake after at least eight people were killed at the Houston concert.
9 months ago
Travis Scott faces lawsuits after deadly Astroworld concert
9 months ago

Astroworld tragedy: What to know before sending kids to concerts

Parenting expert Ericka Souter shares tips for parents after many of the victims at the Astroworld Music Festival tragedy were under the age of 18.
9 months ago
Astroworld tragedy: What to know before sending kids to concerts
9 months ago

Legal action taken after deadly crowd surge at Astroworld concert

Chief legal analyst Dan Abrams discusses the potential legal consequences after eight people died at the Travis Scott concert in Houston.
9 months ago
Legal action taken after deadly crowd surge at Astroworld concert
9 months ago

Tragedy strikes Astroworld music festival in Houston

Eight victims between the ages of 14 and 27 are now confirmed dead.
9 months ago
Tragedy strikes Astroworld music festival in Houston
9 months ago

Criminal investigation underway into deadly Astroworld crowd surge

Trial attorney Danielle Cohen Higgins speaks on the legal ramifications this tragic situation could have and how to avoid this type of situation in the future.
9 months ago
Criminal investigation underway into deadly Astroworld crowd surge
9 months ago

Unanswered questions to Astroworld tragedy

Two survivors of Friday night’s catastrophe, former Marine Lucas Naccarati and 19-year-old Kaia Redus, discuss what they witnessed.
9 months ago
Unanswered questions to Astroworld tragedy
9 months ago

2 teens among 8 dead after crowd surge at Astroworld music festival in Houston

At least eight people are dead after a crowd surging toward the stage Friday night at a massive Houston concert caused panic and chaos, authorities said.
9 months ago
2 teens among 8 dead after crowd surge at Astroworld music festival in Houston
9 months ago
9 months ago

8 dead at Astroworld music festival in Houston

Rapper Travis Scott was on stage at the time when the crowd suddenly surged, and he called for help.
9 months ago
8 dead at Astroworld music festival in Houston