By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Fewer people will qualify for direct payments as part of the new COVID-19 relief bill under an agreement by Senate Democrats.The agreement more narrowly tailors who qualifies for those $1,400 direct checks that President... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 31 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding Friday. All times Eastern: Feb 19, 9:15 amBiden offers support to Texas in... Read More.
BY QUINN SCANLAN, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- The NAACP Legal and Educational Defense Fund announced Thursday an agreement between the civil rights organization and the United States Postal Service regarding election mail delivery pertaining to the Jan. 5 runoff election in... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Much of the focus on efforts to mitigate climate change is placed on industries such as electricity production and transportation, but global food production is a major contributor to the collective release of... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. officially has left the Paris Agreement, three years after President Donald Trump announced he would leave the international climate change forum.The accord is a collective agreement among nearly 200... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. is set to officially withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement on Wednesday, three years after President Donald Trump announced his intent to remove the country from participating in the global forum... Read More.
Creedence Clearwater Revival had a notoriously acrimonious breakup, and over the years, frontman John Fogerty, bass player Stu Cook and drummer Doug "Cosmo" Clifford haven't had a very amicable relationship. But now, Cook says that all three men are finally on the... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump said in a surprise announcement Thursday that Israel and the United Arab Emirates had agreed to normalize relations and that, as part of the deal, Israel would not annex parts of... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump said a "historic peace agreement" has been made between Israel and United Arab Emirates on Twitter Thursday morning. HUGE breakthrough today! Historic Peace Agreement between our two GREAT friends,... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN and TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- White House officials told Senate Republicans on Wednesday that if a deal is not reached with Democrats on coronavirus relief by Friday, negotiations will likely stop."I think at this... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Republicans are having trouble coming to grips with the new coronavirus relief bill outlined by their own party leaders Monday afternoon.Many want to see changes, still more think... Read More.
(LOUISVILLE) -- BY: ABIGAIL ROBERTSA Kentucky couple says they've been placed under house arrest for refusing to sign self-quarantine documents.It all started when Elizabeth Linscott planned to visit her parents and decided to get tested for COVID-19 before... Read More.