Good Samaritans rescued a white pit bull, believed to be about 5 years old, after two men were reportedly seen on bikes with the dog running behind them before she couldn’t keep up and collapsed. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/men-on-bikes-ran-dog-until-she-collapsed-allegedly-beat-her-before-leaving-her.
An official for the Democratic party in Nebraska has been fired after he was caught on tape saying that he wished Republican congressman Steve Scalise had died following an assassination attempt last week. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/national/nebraska-democratic-party-official-fired-for-saying-he-wished-rep-steve-scalise-were-dead.
The White House is letting President Donald Trump’s tweet Thursday — asserting that he had not taped former FBI Director James Comey — stand as the President’s official statement. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/national/white-house-responds-to-comey-tape-deadline-with-trump-tweet.
Two cans of wet kitten food is all that remains for kittens at the Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/central-phoenix/animal-shelter-only-has-2-cans-of-kitten-food-left.
The Arizona Humane Society is responding to a surge in emergency calls as crews work to save pets from the heat. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/north-phoenix/arizona-humane-society-responding-to-surge-in-heat-related-calls.
A south Phoenix family is heartbroken after returning from vacation only to find their house was broken into, and their family pet was taken. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/south-phoenix/thief-breaks-into-phoenix-home-takes-familys-pug.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has declared a state of emergency to get additional funds to fight wildfires. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/state/arizona-gov-doug-ducey-seeking-more-wildfire-funding.
The Phoenix Fire Department says an elderly man is dead after drowning in a pond in his own backyard. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/north-phoenix/phoenix-fire-elderly-man-drowns-in-small-backyard-pond.
A local London council has decided to evacuate some 800 households in apartment buildings it owns because of safety concerns. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/national/800-households-evacuated-in-london-among-fire-concerns.