(PRETORIA, South Africa) -- At least 117 people have been killed in ongoing riots across South Africa despite the efforts of heavily outnumbered authorities to quell violent unrest sparked by the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma. South Africa's acting minister in the presidency, Khumbudzo... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As some states end their participation in federal pandemic-related unemployment benefits, others are offering extra cash incentives to get people back to work. Millions are unemployed but hiring has slowed nationwide, and some businesses are putting the blame on unemployment benefits as... Read More.
By Morgan Winsor, ABC News(LONDON) -- Nearly 2,000 inmates have escaped from a prison in southeastern Nigeria after heavily armed gunmen attacked the facility, authorities said.The massive jailbreak occurred before dawn on Monday in Owerri, the capital of... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, GMA(NEW YORK) -- Sabra is recalling thousands of cases of classic hummus after a routine Food and Drug Administration screening discovered potential salmonella contamination.Sabra Dipping Company announced Monday that, in partnership with the FDA, it... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY and TIA HUMPHRIES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 21 days.Here is how the transition is unfolding. All times... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Both of Georgia's Republican senators have come out in support of President Donald Trump's demand that Congress increase the value of the stimulus payments to Americans -- breaking with the party's traditional fiscal conservative... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blocked two separate attempts from Democratic senators to pass a bill that would boost stimulus checks from $600 up to $2,000, which the House narrowly passed late Monday night... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 23 days.Dec 28, 10:03 amOverview: Trump signs pandemic relief after unemployment aid lapses,... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 27 days.Here is how the transition is unfolding. All times Eastern: Dec 24, 1:04 pm
By MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO, IVAN PEREIRA and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.2 million people worldwide.Over 52.1 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19,... Read More.
BY: ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The Justice Department announced Thursday that there have so far been "more than 2,000 arrests" across nine cities under the "Operation Legend" law enforcement initiative since its launch in July, including 147 suspects... Read More.
By STACY CHEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A new report says that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States have been the target of more than 2,000 bias incidents since the early days of the coronavirus pandemic --... Read More.