Deputy dies after wounded in shootout on Florida-Georgia border

Deputy dies after wounded in shootout on Florida-Georgia border

By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- A sheriff's deputy has died after being critically wounded in Georgia on Saturday night when two brothers in a pickup truck being chased allegedly opened fire with a rifle, authorities said.Decatur County, Georgia, Sheriff's Office Capt. Justin Bedwell was pronounced dead on Monday…
Major flooding continues in South as Northeast hit with cold blast

Major flooding continues in South as Northeast hit with cold blast

By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- There is major to near historic river flooding in parts of the Mid-South, especially in Kentucky on Tuesday.Locally, 7 inches of rain fell over the weekend in the Mid-South helping local rivers to rise quickly and flooding entire towns. A state of…
Teachers in LA County approved for vaccine in latest expansion

Teachers in LA County approved for vaccine in latest expansion

BY: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC NEWS (LOS ANGELES) — Teachers in Los Angeles County will be able to sign up for a COVID-19 vaccine starting Monday, as part of a wave of essential workers who are newly eligible to get vaccinated. In addition to educators, child care and emergency service workers,…
Water crisis in South persists following devastating winter storm

Water crisis in South persists following devastating winter storm

By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Hundreds of thousands of residents in the South are still dealing with the after effects of two devastating winter storms as cities struggle to provide drinking water.Residents in Jackson, Mississippi, are still under a boil water alert, and some residents still do not…