By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 17 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern: Feb 05, 9:41 amCongressional Democrats propose up to $50,000 in... Read More.
(DELAWARE) -- (NOTE CONTENT) At a hearing in a Delaware court Monday, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Mary Walrath approved a $17 million settlement plan resolving most of the sexual harassment and assault claims against disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein. The Hollywood Reporter notes that the settlement had been approved by... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS) -- The Minneapolis Police Department is getting some budget cuts.The Minneapolis City Council approved a 2021 budget plan Thursday morning agreeing to make cuts to the police department's budget. At the same time,... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After an all-day hearing in bankruptcy court in White Plains, New York, a judge authorized the settlement between OxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma and the Justice Department, which requires guilty pleas to "multiple serious felonies"... Read More.
BY: TRISH TURNER AND DEVIN DWYER, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) —Following the Senate's confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the White House will host a ceremony where Justice Clarence Thomas is expected to administer the official constitutional oath to Barrett... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(ROCHESTER, N.Y.) -- An independent investigation into the government handling of the death of Daniel Prude moved forward on Friday when the Rochester City Council authorized the power to subpoena several city departments, including Mayor Lovely... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- There's a new Hulk joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe and her name is Jennifer Walters, AKA She-Hulk. Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany will help usher in the MCU's next phase, starring in the Disney+ series about the titular green heroine.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee voted Wednesday morning to authorize subpoenas for a number of officials -- including former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce has approved a proposed bill that would ban the doping of horses on race day -- a key concern over the safety and wellbeing of racehorses.The... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER and RADHIKA CHALASANI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio's latest chess move in the tense battle over in-person education in the New York City was to unveil a surprise plan this week for outdoor learning... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- On Wednesday, the House approved legislation that would remove statues honoring figures who were part of the Confederacy from the U.S. Capitol.The final vote was 305-113. The GOP vote was split: 72... Read More.