(TEHRAN) -- The conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi, the 61-year old new president-elect of Iran, heralds from a remote village in the northeast of the country, and after Friday's election victory, will take up residence in the presidential palace. He has taken on a number... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Park Police did not clear Lafayette Park and the nearby area of protesters on June 1, 2020, so President Donald Trump could walk from the White House over to St. John’s Church, but learned of his interest in surveying the site... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig on Thursday said the millions of Americans whose tax returns have been caught in a processing backlog created by the pandemic, which shut down the IRS for a time, should... Read More.
By JONATHAN KARL, JOHN SANTUCCI and KATHERINE FAULDERS, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- In the wake of Wednesday's assault on the nation's Capitol, President Donald Trump has been advised he potentially could face civil liability connected to his role in encouraging supporters who went... Read More.
By MEG CUNNINGHAM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Dr. Deborah Birx’s rapport with President Donald Trump is “respectful in public and very clear in private” when it comes to discussions about the coronavirus, she said on ABC News’ “Powerhouse Politics” podcast... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Courtney B. Vance says he had so much confidence in his Lovecraft Country creator, Misha Green, that he didn't feel the need to stray away from her "very clear vision." "I'm not going to mess with her script and her vision," Vance... Read More.
By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A Louisiana educator is working hard to limit the restrictions mask-wearing poses for children who are hearing impaired.Leslie Bailey has been teaching for 16 years. It's now her seventh year... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN and TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Conversations between administration officials and Democratic congressional leaders about coronavirus relief may soon fall apart, with both parties leaving the Capitol on Thursday evening claiming to be "very far apart" on... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- Following "ongoing violence and public safety issues," Seattle's mayor has issued an executive order to clear the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) zone -- a several block, autonomous police-free zone -- and Seattle police... Read More.