National News

Navy pilot recalls encounter with UFO: 'I think it was not from this world'

Dec 18, 2017

Cmdr. Fravor told ABC News the object mirrored his plane's movements.

'Multiple fatalities' after Amtrak train derails in Washington state

Dec 18, 2017

An Amtrak train derailed in Washington state and at least one car was left dangling off an overpass.

Power restored at Atlanta airport after 11-hour blackout, but not back to normal

Dec 18, 2017

Power outages in some parts of Atlanta's airport have grounded some flights.

Once secret, now closed UFO program confirmed by Pentagon

Dec 18, 2017

The UFO program lost funding in 2012.

NYC fire kills mother and 3 children, ages 11, 7 and 3

Dec 18, 2017

A mother and three children, ages 11, 7 and 3, have died in a fast-moving Brooklyn house fire that also left the children's father and two teenagers in critical condition

Amtrak train derailment a 'very scary' scene that left eyewitness feeling 'helpless'

Dec 18, 2017

Greg Mukai was on his way to work when he came to a sudden stop and saw smoke.

Ex-wife of NBA star to appear in court for allegedly killing him 7 years ago

Dec 18, 2017

Sherra Wright, the former wife of Lorenzen Wright, was arrested Friday night.

Stormy week ahead for holiday travel

Dec 18, 2017

Two storm systems are expected to move through the country this week, just ahead of the Christmas holiday.

The Latest: Trump offers prayers after train derailment

Dec 18, 2017

President Donald Trump is offering "thoughts and prayers" for those involved in the train derailment in Washington state

Lebanon detains suspect in killing of British embassy worker

Dec 18, 2017

Lebanese authorities have arrested an Uber driver suspected of killing a British woman who worked for the U.K. Embassy in Beirut and whose body was found beside a motorway north of the city with a rope around her neck

ESPN president resigns, citing substance abuse

Dec 18, 2017

The president of ESPN will be stepping down from his post, according to ESPN.

St. Louis man charged with robbing, then murdering family

Dec 17, 2017

The victims included a 10-year-old boy.

Amtrak train hurtles off overpass; at least 6 people killed

Dec 18, 2017

Amtrak train hurtles off overpass onto highway below; at least six people killed

WATCH: Santa helps man propose to Christmas-loving girlfriend

Dec 18, 2017

Barry Clarke of Dublin enlisted Santa's help to propose to his longtime girlfriend, Suzanne Kellett, on Dec. 14 at the Arnotts department store.

WATCH: Train derailment survivor describes being catapulted into seat in front of him

Dec 18, 2017

"We were going down the tracks between 70 and 80 miles an hour, I would say, and we heard a creaking, a little bit of a creaking sound," said Chris Karnes, who was on the train that derailed in Washington state.