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Clearing the air on the origins of 420, the unofficial national marijuana holiday

(NEW YORK) -- The origins of the so-called pot holiday "420" are — fittingly — fuzzy.Some people will say that the holiday's name traces back to a police code. Others, meanwhile, believe that something happened on April 20 many years ago. The near-universal consensus, however, is that "420" is a…... Read More

Exclusive video goes inside underwater cave rescue of diver in Tennessee

(NEW YORK) -- Exclusive video obtained by ABC News goes inside a murky, underwater cave in Tennessee during the daring rescue of a highly trained British diver who went missing while exploring.Josh Bratchley, a member of the elite international team that helped save 12 boys and their soccer coach from…... Read More

Severe weather outbreak hits East Coast just before long weekend

(NEW YORK) -- A major storm is moving east, leaving in its wake at least 18 tornadoes and more than 300 damaging storm reports over two days in five states, as the East Coast braces for severe weather.Nine of those tornadoes, reported Thursday, were in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri,…... Read More

Ohio man indicted after pretending to be missing 14-year-old boy

(CLEVELAND) -- Authorities indicted an Ohio man on fresh charges Thursday for allegedly impersonating Timmothy Pitzen, a boy who vanished in 2011 at the age of 6. A federal grand jury indicted Brian Michael Rini, 23, on two counts of making false statements and one count of aggravated identity theft…... Read More

Professor bought one-way ticket to Rome before cathedral arson attempt: Police

(NEW YORK) -- A part-time philosophy professor was charged with attempted arson on Thursday after he entered a historic cathedral with gasoline and lighter fluid, investigators said.Marc Lamparello, a former director of music at a New Jersey Roman Catholic Church, was arrested at the historic St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New…... Read More

Transgender ROTC cadet says he lost military scholarship after new DOD policy took effect

(AUSTIN, Texas) -- A transgender ROTC cadet says he lost his military scholarship at the University of Texas due to the Trump administration's new policy toward transgender service members.In the wake of President's Donald Trump's implementation of the policy first ordered with a tweet in July 2017, reversing an Obama…... Read More

Dallas is hot and Chicago's not: New census data shows population winners and losers

(NEW YORK) -- They say everything is bigger in Texas, and when it comes to the populations in some of their biggest cities, the Census Bureau seems to agree.New population estimate data shows that two of the three metropolitan areas in the country that gained the greatest number of people…... Read More

Police shooting of unarmed woman in Connecticut prompts angry protests

(NEW YORK) -- The shooting of an unarmed woman by two Connecticut police officers who opened fire on a car that she was riding in has prompted angry protests over the incident, which the mayor of New Haven called "police activity gone horribly wrong."Stephanie Washington, 22, was was shot in…... Read More

California murder probe prompts Amber Alert for 15-year-old girl

(LOS ANGELES) -- An Amber Alert was issued Thursday for a California teenager after investigators learned she was last seen with her mother and a man who are suspects in a murder and considered "armed and dangerous." Alora Benitez, 15, was last seen around 9 a.m. on Wednesday in Torrance,…... Read More

Police end landfill search for missing mom: 'Not the outcome that we hoped for'

(WOODLAND PARK, Colo.) -- Investigators from Woodland Park, Colorado, have ended their months-long search of a landfill for the body of missing mom Kelsey Berreth, police said. No remains and no evidence relating to Berreth's death were found at the Midway Landfill, where police had been scouring for clues since Feb.…... Read More

Parents who allegedly tortured, held their kids captive to be sentenced

(PERRIS, Calif.) -- David and Louise Turpin, the California parents who garnered national attention for torturing most of their 13 captive children, will face a judge for sentencing on Friday. Meanwhile, the never-before-heard 911 call exclusively obtained by ABC News reveals the chilling moment one of the Turpin daughters turned…... Read More