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Megadrought out West expected to intensify, expand east: NOAA

James O'Neil/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The megadrought that has plagued the West for several decades is...

Philadelphia officials vote to lift mask mandate days after it went back into effect

Compassionate Eye Foundation/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- Health officials in Philadelphia voted Thursday evening to drop the city's...

No survivors after small plane crashes near General Mills plant in Georgia: Police

Dan Reynolds Photography/Getty Images(COVINGTON, Ga.) -- A small plane crashed in the lot of a General...

Minnesota family of four, suspected gunman found dead in apparent murder-suicide

kali9/Getty Images(DULUTH, Minn.) -- A family of four, including two children, were fatally shot while sleeping...

Ex-Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez indicted on US drug charges

STRINGER/AFP via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Former Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez has been charged by...

Wildfires scorching the West could explode due to heavy winds

Bloomberg Creative/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A wildfire inferno is setting up in multiple states as dangerous...

Professor’s ‘hateful rhetoric’ prompts student calls for accountability

Law Professor Amy Wax in a photo provided by the University of Pennsylvania. - University of...

Native Americans facing disenrollment fight to remain with tribes

Malka Abramoff, Mireya Villarreal, Seiji Yamashita and Leda Alvim, ABC News(DEMING, Wash.) -- Hearing stories and...

National Park Week: Why the conservation of these ‘living laboratories’ is so important

Cavan Images/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The establishment and enjoyment of the nation's national parks has become...

Mom dumped in son’s hockey bag allegedly had affair with handyman accused of killing her: Police

WABC-TV(NEW YORK) -- A New York City mother found stabbed to death inside a duffel bag...