(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday expressed "great confidence" in his top military adviser, Army Gen. Mark Milley, after revelations he made secret calls to Chinese counterparts in President Donald Trump's final days in office -- and as a former official told ABC... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy defended President Joe Biden's new actions to combat COVID-19, calling it an "ambitious" and "thoughtful" plan to increase vaccinations as the country has faced more than 100,000 cases a day for the past four weeks and roughly... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration will announce a set of actions on Thursday intended to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and pollution from cars and trucks, reducing planet-warming emissions from the No. 1 sector contributing to climate change in the U.S. President Joe Biden is expected... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Derek Chauvin acted in a manner that was "particularly cruel and an abuse of his authority" in the killing of George Floyd, according to the judge who sentenced the former Minneapolis police officer. Chauvin faced a maximum sentence of 40 years in prison... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- On Nov. 25, 1950, then-1st Lt. Ralph Puckett Jr. drew enemy fire and exposed himself multiple times to danger to allow his Rangers to find and destroy enemy positions during a multi-wave attack that would leave him gravely injured and nearly cost... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden announced limited steps, using his executive power, to address gun violence Thursday -- three weeks after three mass shootings and under pressure to act. Biden announced six actions, including asking the Department of Justice to issue a proposed rule to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House is preparing to roll out several gun control executive actions on Thursday, sources familiar with the administration's plans told ABC News. It's a much-anticipated move following several mass shootings across the country since President Joe Biden took office with a... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- White House Communications Director Kate Bedingfield defended President Joe Biden’s use of executive actions on ABC’s The View on Friday.“What he's done is looked at some of the most egregious, damaging actions... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, JACK ARNHOLZ, LAUREN KING, and MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is day nine of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern: Jan 28,... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Since entering office on Jan. 20, President Joe Biden has signed more than three dozen executive actions addressing the coronavirus pandemic, economy, immigration, climate crisis and more.Here's a look at all of... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden was clear on the campaign trail that he would roll back several actions taken by the Trump administration, many of them having to do with climate and the environment.Throughout... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, JACK ARNHOLZ and LAUREN KING, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is the eighth day of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern: Jan 27, 9:42... Read More.