(WASHINGTON) -- Appearing Wednesday afternoon before the Senate Appropriations Committee, Attorney General Merrick Garland spoke publicly for the first time about the Justice Department's decision earlier this week to continue seeking to substitute for former President Donald Trump in a defamation lawsuit brought by... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- More than a year after COVID-19 ravaged the Big Apple, New Yorkers will be treated to a major celebratory bash. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced during his daily news briefing Monday that a special outdoor concert will take place... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden will reconnect with Republican Sen. Shelley Moore Capito on Friday to further discuss a possible bipartisan compromise on an infrastructure bill and a source said Thursday the GOP senators are considering whether to make a new counteroffer. The two met... Read More.
You’ve heard of “Pranksmas,” Luke Bryan’s annual family tradition of celebrating the holiday season with a series of pranks on unsuspecting family members. Now, meet the “Summer of the Goose”! Over the past couple of days, the singer and his wife, Caroline, have been... Read More.
Your favorite TV weather anchor usually includes the daily normal or statistical average high or low temperature in their presentation. The averages they offer come from what are called 30-year averages and those 30-year averages just got updated. Just last month, new 30-year averages for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After months of ongoing fighting, reported atrocities, and hindered humanitarian aid, President Joe Biden has finally weighed in directly on the crisis in Ethiopia -- issuing a warning late Wednesday about the "escalating violence," "large-scale human rights abuses," and the risk of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Activists are continuing their quest for police reform and social and racial justice on the one-year anniversary of George Floyd's death. Floyd was killed on May 25, 2020, by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin after he was accused of using a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As COVID-19 vaccinations increase and cases begin a downward trend, states are slowly rolling back health guidance such as limited crowds and mask wearing. But there is one group that health experts and state leaders still recommend should mask up: children. In... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The drought conditions in the Golden State are continuing to appear grim as multiple states in the West prepare for an extended fire season due to dryer-than-normal conditions. A drizzle of rain that moved quickly through California's Bay Area Saturday was not... Read More.
BY: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC NEWS (RIO DE JANEIRO) — In Brazil, the new epicenter of the world's COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals are overflowing, health care workers are stretched beyond their limits and cemeteries operate through the night to keep up with demand. "It's super, super... 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.
By BILL HUTCHINSON and WHITNEY LLOYD(MINNEAPOLIS) -- The murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd kicked off Monday with prosecutors asking the judge to put jury selection on hold. Before jury selection could... Read More.