• food Jul 14, 2018

    Flash Flood Sends Tourists to High Ground Near Grand Canyon

    Torrents of water rushed Thursday through an Arizona canyon famous for its towering blue-green waterfalls, sending tourists scrambling to benches, trees, and caves as they sought higher ground. Rescue workers evacuated about 200 tourists after two rounds of flooding hit the Havasupai reservation, deep in a gorge off the Grand Canyon. All the tourists were accounted for and no one...

  • California Jul 3, 2018

    Margarita-Loving Bear Takes a Dip in a California Hot Tub

    Mark Hough had barely taken a sip of his Friday afternoon margarita when he heard twigs snapping and leaves rustling in his lush Altadena, California, backyard.

  • Federal Aviation Administration May 20, 2018

    Rural Hawaii Communities Face Various Volcano Threats

    In the weeks since Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano began erupting, dozens of homes have burned from oozing lava, people have fled their homes and plumes of steam from the summit have shot skyward, prompting officials to distribute face masks to protect against ash particles. Lava flows have grown more vigorous in recent days and there’s concern more homes may burn and...

  • DONALD TRUMP Mar 20, 2018

    'Fix It!': Students Plead for Gun Safety as Trump Pushes for Having ‘Weapons Talented Teachers'

    Spilling out wrenching tales of lost lives and stolen security, students and parents appealed to President Donald Trump on Wednesday to set politics aside and protect America’s school children from the scourge of gun violence. Trump listened intently to the raw emotion, pledged action and continued his push for having “very weapons talented teachers” armed and ready in classrooms. “I...

  • DONALD TRUMP Mar 20, 2018

    Gunshot at Georgia School Reignites Debate on Arming Teachers

    Police say they don’t know why a popular Social Studies teacher, Jesse Randal Davidson, allegedly fired a handgun inside his classroom, causing a chaotic lockdown and evacuation of his Georgia high school. But it immediately pierced the national debate over whether educators should be armed. Dalton High School teacher Jesse Randal Davidson is accused of barricading himself inside a classroom...

  • DONALD TRUMP Mar 20, 2018

    Teacher Barricades Himself in Class, Fires Gun; No One Hurt

    A social studies teacher barricaded himself inside a classroom at a Georgia high school on Wednesday and fired a handgun, sending students running outside or hunkering down in darkened gym locker rooms, authorities said. No Dalton High School students were in the classroom when the teacher fired the weapon, and despite the chaotic lockdown and evacuation, the only injury was...

  • Facebook Sep 1, 2017

    Houston Pastor Plays Piano in Flooded Home

    One Houstonian is keeping his optimism despite the flood. Aric Harding posted a video of himself playing the piano in knee-deep floodwater inside his home after he went back for his children’s belongings. “What we used to have going as a city is gone,” he said.

  • Instagram Sep 1, 2017

    Video of Pastor Playing Piano in Flooded Home Strikes Chord

    In the video, Aric Harding plays a gentle, haunting melody on his piano, his face in shadow, the instrument highlighted by the sun — and his legs submerged in the murky brown water sloshing around his living room....
    Harding had a friend record the video Tuesday in his Houston, Texas, home for his 13-year-old son, an avid piano player....
    “I just wanted...

  • Associated Press Jul 18, 2017

    Family That Lost 9 to Arizona Flood Was ‘Like the Brady Bunch'

    Hector Miguel Garnica’s parents were dining at the restaurant where their 27-year-old son cooked, awaiting his return from a mountain swimming hole where he was celebrating his wife’s birthday in the company of three generations of their tightly knit clan. As they ate dinner, they got a phone call that brought the unthinkable. Nine relatives, including five children and their...

  • Associated Press Jul 17, 2017

    Flash Flood Kills 9, Mostly Kids, at Arizona Swimming Hole; Man Missing

    A flash flood swept through a swimming hole in an Arizona national park Saturday, leaving nine people dead, including six children as young as 2, NBC News reported. Four were rescued but officials were still searching for a missing 27-year-old man Sunday night, according to the Gila County Sherrif’s Department. A group of 14 people were caught in the flood...

  • The Associated Press Nov 19, 2016

    2 Moose Found Frozen Mid-Fight Near Remote Alaska Village

    Two moose were discovered frozen in battle and encased in ice near a remote village on Alaska’s unforgiving western coast on Nov. 2. Brad Webster, a middle school social studies and science teacher in Unalakleet, captured images of the massive animals poking through the ice as they lay on their sides with antlers apparently locked together. “That’s when we saw...

  • Facebook Sep 8, 2016

    UFC Star Miesha Tate Saves Girl With Broken Arm While Hiking

    UFC star Miesha Tate says she’s inspired by the tough little girl who broke her arm while hiking near Las Vegas after the mixed martial arts fighter carried the child back down the mountain.

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