A woman leaves Tapatio Restaurant in Jacksonville, Fla., Friday after bagging the donation jar for Heydi Rivas-Villanueva's family. Heydi, 7, was killed when caught in the crossfire of a gunfight outside the restaurant on Aug. 11.
Heavy smoke in western Washington obscures the view across Tacoma's Tideflats as seen from S. 9th St. on August 20, 2018. Pierce County is under an air quality alert but the latest National Weather Service map shows improvement by Wednesday.
With air quality reaching unhealthy levels across the Pacific Northwest due to wildfires in the region, here's a simple way to purify the air in your home. It works for both allergens and smoke particles in the air.
Linda Hamlin of Albuquerque, New Mexico is used to rattlesnakes in her yard, but when a 5-footer slithered up to her back door, she "was shaking." Hamlin called the local animal control department to capture and remove the snake from her property.
A man who was caught wading into a river to capture a selfie with feeding bears could soon face charges. The man and three others entered a closed area of Katmai National Park in Alaska and a bear cam captured the incident.