(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden signed an executive order Wednesday aimed at modernizing the federal government's response to cyberattacks -- by "improving information-sharing between the U.S. government and the private sector on cyber issues," improving detection of hacks into federal systems, and creating a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas warned that cyberattacks -- specifically ransomware attacks -- are on the rise and targets range from government agencies to small businesses. "The threat is real. The threat is upon us. The risk is to all of us," Mayorkas... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Authorities in New York City are looking for the suspect who vandalized four Jewish synagogues in what the Anti-Defamation League is calling a "brazen series of attacks." Police released surveillance video of one attack, which took place on Saturday at about 10:45... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, Kristen Clarke, faced a barrage of questions from Republican senators during her confirmation hearing Wednesday looking to resurface past controversial comments they argued showed her hostility towards police -- as... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A man has been arrested for allegedly attacking Asian Americans on three separate occasions in New York City, police told ABC News. Joseph Russo, 27, was taken into custody Wednesday and charged with multiple counts of assault as a hate crime and... Read More.
By ARYANA AZARI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tennis star Naomi Osaka took to social media to condemn the recent anti-Asian violence in the United States."If people loved Asian people as much as they love bubble tea, anime, mochi,... Read More.
By STACY CHEN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Many Asian American business owners, especially women, now are taking additional measures to protect employees -- and themselves -- after a string of racially motivated attacks throughout the U.S.Included among those is the... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Department of Justice and the Department on Home Security on Wednesday released a report that outlined a threat assessment of domestic violent extremists, finding that... Read More.
By RACHEL SCOTT, KATHERINE FAULDERS, and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Republicans on Capitol Hill are seizing on the record surge in migrants at the southern border to bring increased scrutiny to President Joe Biden’s immigration policies and the administration's... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- An employee at Ohio's Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has been released from the hospital after being attacked by a cheetah on Thursday, the zoo said.The incident took place just before 10 a.m. while... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN via GMA(NEW YORK) -- March 9 marks Equal Pay Day for Asian American and Pacific Islander women, the day that AAPI women have to work into 2021 to earn the same amount of money that white, non-Hispanic... Read More.