(WASHINGTON) — The top U.S. military general leading the withdrawal in Afghanistan stepped down during a ceremony in Kabul Monday, a sign that America's longest war is nearing its end. Gen. Austin Scott Miller has commanded U.S. Forces−Afghanistan and the NATO-led Resolute Support mission since... Read More.
FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. – With lockdowns closing businesses and athletic seasons getting canceled, Americans took to the outdoors in 2020. People walked, ran, and picked up sports like golf and tennis. Many also took trips to many of the nation’s public lands. A recent
Matthew McConaughey issued an inspiring and encouraging speech marking the Fourth of July. Taking to Twitter on Sunday, the Oscar-winning actor celebrated America's birthday in a heartfelt message about the state of the country. "Let’s admit that this last year -- this trip around the sun... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For enslaved Africans in America, the idea of freedom was just a dream. After hundreds of years of struggle, first for freedom, and then civil rights, the date marking the official end of slavery in 1865 -- June 19 -- was declared... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Many of us crush LaCroix cans, break down cardboard boxes and try really hard to get all that peanut butter out of the jar to put it in the recycling bin instead of the trash -- a small victory for the... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- At the start of the Derek Chauvin murder trial for the killing of George Floyd, defense attorney Eric Nelson asked jurors to exercise their common sense and apply sound judgment based solely on the evidence presented, stressing, "there is no political or... Read More.
President Joe Biden said Wednesday that he would withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan before the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks because "it is time to end America’s longest war." "We went to Afghanistan because of a horrific attack that happened 20 years... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden plans to say Wednesday that he is withdrawing all U.S. troops from Afghanistan before the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks because "it is time to end America’s longest war." "We went to Afghanistan because of a horrific attack... Read More.
By Cheyenne Haslett, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the majority of adults in the country now sit on the cusp of eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccines, the U.S. is shifting into the first real-world test of Americans' acceptance of the... Read More.
By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN and JOSH MARGOLIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After a year that saw foreign governments trying to interfere with U.S. elections and cause chaos amid a pandemic, America's adversaries continue to try to weaken the nation by stoking divisions on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Since it could be argued that some of the cringey technical glitches from Sunday night's Golden Globes belonged on America's Funniest Home Videos, it's ironic the telecast apparently got beat in the ratings by the family-friendly show on ABC. The bug-filled NBC... Read More.