1 dead, 13 injured after lightning strikes Southern California

A sunny day at California's famed Venice Beach took a dark turn Sunday when one person died and a dozen others were injured after a rare lightning strike.

Emergency landing on Florida beach kills beachgoer

A Georgia man was killed and his daughter critically injured Sunday when an airplane struck them as they walked along a Florida beach.

Second American infected with Ebola

A second American aid worker in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola, according to the Christian humanitarian group she works for. Nancy Writebol is employed by Serving in Mission, or SIM, in Liberia and was helping the joint SIM/Samaritan's Pu

Fire forces hundreds to evacuate River Walk hotel

SAN ANTONIO -- Close to 500 people were evacuated from their hotel rooms after a fire broke out at a River Walk hotel late Thursday night. San Antonio firefighters responded to the fire around 9:45 p.m.

222 Cats and Dogs Rescued in Wolfe City

WOLFE CITY (KDAF) -- WOLFE CITY, TX – It's a story no pet lover wants to imagine.

Lost tribute flag found almost 10 years later at flea market

SABINE COUNTY (KBMT) -- A tribute flag dedicated to fallen Lance Corporal Fred Maciel was found July 7 at a Sabine County Flea Market after missing for almost 10 years.

Man attempts to steal vehicle hours after being released from jail

A man who stole a vehicle in Tarrant County drove to Waco in search for another car to steal.

Texas Mother Accused of Killing Four-Year-Old Daughter

ATHENS (KDAF) -- ATHENS, Texas–Who could kill a four year old child? A family friend found the body of 4-year-old Victoria Wyatt in the trunk of the family car. "Something told me to open the trunk and there she was in a plastic bag.

Chilling New Details in FW Mortuary Investigation

FORT WORTH (KDAF) -- Fort Worth, TX – A recently released arrest affidavit depicts, in chilling detail, the condition in which seven corpses were discovered at a Fort Worth mortuary.