ABC News Articles

(NEW YORK) -- A salmonella outbreak in 13 states has been linked to pet turtles, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Twenty-one people have been infected with the strain of Salmonella...Read more

(WEST ORANGE, N.J.) -- A nurse in New Jersey is suing a hospital, claiming that she was taken off the schedule and eventually pushed out of her job on an adult psychiatry unit after she reported to higher-ups that some night-...Read more


(NEW YORK) -- As the U.S. grapples with the opioid epidemic -- 47,600 overdose deaths in 2017 alone, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- access to...Read more

(CHICAGO) -- Amid chemotherapy, radiation and a 26-hour long surgery to fight cancerous tumors, 12-year-old Johnny Martin only wanted to talk about one thing.

"He would talk about [corgis] to everyone,"...Read more

(WILMETTE, Ill.) -- A beloved crossing guard just got the sweetest 80th birthday surprise.

Alec Childress was surprised by 100 kids, parents, family and church members on Thursday at the intersection where he's...Read more

(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Hundreds of thousands of Californians are left in the dark after their electricity was turned off in an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires.

Why does cutting the power help? Are there...Read more

(GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga.) -- The northern snakehead fish, an invasive species that can breathe air and survive on land, has been found in Georgia waters, according to wildlife officials.

Native to the Yangtze...Read more

(NEW YORK) -- One year after Travis Snyder returned home from deployment in Afghanistan, a close friend from his task force died by suicide.

Snyder, 32, knew of the harrowing statistics of suicide among...Read more

(WASHINGTON) -- A family who had a close encounter with a bear while hiking in Washington shared their story -- and video of the incident -- as a reminder for others to stay vigilant in the wilderness.

Less...Read more

(NEW YORK) -- Egypt, as part of a larger effort to ramp up tourism, has unveiled a 3,500-year-old industrial area, a first-of-its-kind collection of artifacts, on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor.

The...Read more