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Passenger Train Crashes Through FedEx Truck in Shocking Video


North Salt Lake Police Department(SALT LAKE CITY) -- Officials in Utah said Tuesday they are investigating the cause of a heart-stopping accident caught on video recently, in which a passenger train smashed into a semitruck, severing the vehicle and leaving packages scattered across the roadway.In dashcam video released by the North Salt Lake Police Department, a Utah Transit Authority Frontrunner was captured crashing into a FedEx cargo truck during a snowstorm on Saturday in North Salt Lake."T

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton Reveals He Has Prostate Cancer


Minnesota Governor's Office(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- The governor of Minnesota, Mark Dayton, has prostate cancer, he said Tuesday.Dayton said that he learned of the diagnosis last week and that he might have surgery. He added that he plans to finish out his term and said, "I’m not in any pain.”Dayton's announcement comes one day after he collapsed while giving his State of the State speech.Dayton, who turns 70 on Thursday, said on Tuesday he wasn't intending to disclose the diagnosis unti

Vermont's Capital Investigates First Murder to Occur in Nearly 100 Years


iStock/Thinkstock(MONTPELIER, Vt.) -- Vermont police are searching for a suspect in a murder that authorities said is the first to occur in the state’s capital in almost a century.Vermont State Police issued an arrest warrant on Monday for 29-year-old Jayveon Caballero, who is wanted for second-degree murder.Investigators believe Caballero knew the victim, 33-year-old Markus Austin, and that an altercation occurred between them early Sunday morning outside a bar in the town of Barre. Detec

911 Dispatcher Helps Save Woman Locked in Trunk


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A 911 dispatcher for Johnston County, North Carolina, recently helped save a woman who was locked in the trunk of a moving car, according to officials.The 29-year-old woman called 911 around 4 a.m. on Jan. 14, 2017, saying she had a disagreement with her boyfriend, who forced her into a trunk, Jason Barbour, director of the Johnston County Emergency 911 Communications Center, said.Barbour told ABC News Tuesday that the shift supervisor at the time, Tim Medlin, resp

Virginia Mom Disappears with Two Young Children After Blind Date


iStock/Thinkstock(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) — Virginia police issued a missing and endangered alert for a young mother and her two children who disappeared after she had been out on a blind date, according to her family.Police issued the alert for Monica Bogart Lamping, 29, after she stopped responding to her family's texts and calls and her home was destroyed by a mysterious fire, according to officials.Lamping’s mother, Sheila Bogart, told ABC affiliate WVEC that she hadn’t spoken

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton 'Doing Great' After Fainting During Speech


Hannah Foslien/Getty Images(SAINT PAUL, Minn.) -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton collapsed while giving the State of the State speech in his state on Monday night.Dayton, 69, had been speaking for about 45 minutes at the state capitol in Saint Paul when the incident occurred.The governor was apparently able to get up on his own, but was escorted out of the room with assistance.Dayton's son Eric tweeted after the incident: "I'm with my dad now and he's doing great. Thank you all for your kind well-wi

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton Collapses During State of the State Address


Hannah Foslien/Getty Images(SAINT PAUL, Minn.) -- The governor of Minnesota, Mark Dayton, collapsed while giving the State of the State speech there Monday night.Dayton had been speaking for about 45 minutes at the state capital when the incident occurred.Further details were not immediately available.This is a developing story. Please check back in for updates.Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

Child Believed Missing After Devastating Tornadoes in South


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A 2-year-old child is believed to be among the missing after a series of deadly tornadoes wreaked havoc in parts of the South this weekend, according to authorities.More than a dozen people died over the weekend from the devastating twisters and many more lost homes in the destruction."We have people who have no home, no food, no warmth, and no hope," Chris Cohilas, a commissioner in Dougherty County in south Georgia, told the press Monday."It is total devastation

Former President George H.W. Bush Moved Out of ICU


ABC News(HOUSTON) -- Doctors treating former President George H.W. Bush and his wife at a Houston hospital said on Monday the former president is out of the ICU, and the former first lady has been discharged.George Bush, 92, was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Jan. 14 after exhibiting shortness of breath, and has been treated for pneumonia in the intensive care unit during his stay.Barbara Bush, 91, entered the same hospital Wednesday with bronchitis.Drs. Amy Mynderse and Clint Doerr,

Nineteen Dead over 48 Hours as Tornadoes Wreak Havoc in the South


Twitter/@RyanMooreMS(ATLANTA) — At least 19 people have died over the last 48 hours due to tornadoes, as a violent system of storms made its way across the South from Mississippi to the Florida Panhandle and parts of Alabama and Georgia.At least 15 people died and around two dozen were injured in Georgia from tornadoes early Sunday morning, following four tornado-related deaths that occurred in Mississippi on Saturday morning.According to the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, four peopl

Environmental Activist Killed by SUV While Walking Barefoot Across US


iStock/Thinkstock(WALTON COUNTY, Fla.) — A Rhode Island activist who was on a mission to walk across the country barefoot was struck and killed by an SUV while walking on a Florida highway on Saturday afternoon.Mark Baumer was walking on the shoulder of Highway 90 in Walton County, Fla. when the driver of the SUV veered off the road and hit him, ABC News affiliate WEAR reported on Sunday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.The driver has been identified as Sonja Siglar of Westville, Fla.

At Least 18 Dead Over 48 Hours as Tornadoes Wreak Havoc in the South


Twitter/@RyanMooreMS(ATLANTA) -- At least 18 people have died over the last 48 hours due to tornadoes, as a violent system of storms continues to work its way across the Florida Panhandle and parts Georgia and Alabama.At least 14 people died and around two dozen were injured in Georgia from tornadoes early Sunday morning, following four tornado-related deaths that occurred in Mississippi on Saturday morning.According to the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, three people died in Dougherty Coun

Eighteen Dead Over 48 Hours as Tornadoes Wreak Havoc in the South


Twitter/@RyanMooreMS(ATLANTA) -- At least 18 people have died over the last 48 hours due to tornadoes, as a violent system of storms continues to work its way across the Florida Panhandle and parts Georgia and Alabama.At least 14 people died and around two dozen were injured in Georgia from tornadoes early Sunday morning, following four tornado-related deaths that occurred in Mississippi on Saturday morning.According to the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, three people died in Dougherty Coun

At Least 1 Dead, 6 Injured in San Antonio Mall Shooting


iStock/Thinkstock(SAN ANTONIO) -- At least one person is dead and six others injured in a shooting at Rolling Oaks Mall in San Antonio, Texas, the mayor's office said.Three of the injuries were people hurt by gunshots, two people have non-shooting injuries, officials in San Antonio said.Officials are on the scene and the mall is on lockdown.San Antonio Police said the incident started as a robbery at a Kay Jewelers store, and when one person tried to intervene, they were shot and killed by a sus
 

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