Thousands of families sickened and forced from their Los Angeles homes after the nation’s largest-known natural gas leak have reached a settlement of up to $1.8 billion with a utility.
Two women who had been strangers prior to Thursday’s mass shooting at a Tennessee supermarket clenched each other’s hands and fought back tears Friday, as they gathered at a vigil to pray for healing from the previous day’s rampage at a Kroger where the shooter worked.
Patrick Ford, 31, of Clementon, was arrested Tuesday and charged with theft and two counts of criminal mischief.
A gunman opened fire Monday at a university in Russia, leaving eight people dead and 28 hurt, officials said.
A team of firefighters, paramedics and police helped evacuate more than a dozen patients from Stephens Memorial Hospital after reports of smoke in the building.
North Attleboro firefighters have been credited with saving a man’s life while they were on a Southwest flight from Boston to Chicago.
Nicholas strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane Monday as it headed toward landfall along the Texas Gulf Coast and it was expected to bring heavy rain and floods to coastal areas from Mexico to storm-battered Louisiana.