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What is the SCORPION unit, the Memphis police task force at the center of Tyre Nichols’ death?

Memphis Police Department(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) -- The Memphis Police Department unit at the center of Tyre Nichols'...

California to deliver more water to cities after heavy rain storms

David McNew/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- January's record rain and snowfall on the West Coast has...

Asteroid to make extremely close approach to Earth this week

JPL-Caltech/NASA(NEW YORK) -- An asteroid the size of a box truck is slated to get very...

North Carolina police probing death of Darryl Tyree Williams after cops used Taser

ilbusca/Getty Images(RALEIGH, N.C.) — Six Raleigh, North Carolina police officers are on administrative leave and a...

Georgia boy killed during tornado after tree falls on car

Courtesy of Lorrie Lloyd(NEW YORK) -- A 5-year-old boy was killed when a tree crashed into...

Here are some of the major new laws that go into effect in 2023

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- With a new year comes a host of new laws and regulations...

Target recalls children’s weighted blankets after 2 kids died

Consumer Product Safety Commission(NEW YORK) -- Target is telling customers to stop using some weighted children's...

New York bans selling dogs, cats, rabbits in pet stores to combat ‘puppy mill’ pipeline

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed legislation Thursday banning the sale...

Amazon worker shot, colleague returns fire killing suspect outside Arizona facility: Police

Nathan Stirk/Getty Images(CHANDLER, Ariz.) -- An Amazon contract worker was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a...

Earth had its fifth warmest fall on record: NOAA

Tayeb Benzian / 500px/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Rising temperatures are continuing to set alarming trends around...