(LONDON) -- The U.K.’s cautious approach to returning life to normal entered a new phase on Monday with non-essential shops and outdoor seating for restaurants and bars in England opening for the first time in over three months of lockdown. But one measure that could... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — There's been a flurry of news about vaccine "passports" of late. New York State created its own digital pass; Florida and Texas attempted to outlaw them; and Baltimore's former health commissioner wrote that we shouldn't be using the word "passport" at all, which she called a divisive phrase... Read More.
By Will Steakin, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In 2017, both chambers of Congress passed an anti-human-trafficking bill that provided more funds to protect vulnerable women. The vote was nearly unanimous, minus one lone holdout: Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz.Gaetz's vote... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (LONDON) -- Voters in Switzerland have narrowly approved a controversial proposal to outlaw full-face coverings in public.A national referendum on the proposed measure was held Sunday and 51.21% of voters supported it, according to provisional results... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (HOUSTON) -- Just days after he was criticized for taking a controversial trip to Mexico as millions of Texans suffered in freezing temperatures amid water and power outages, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz came under fire for posting photos... Read More.
BY: ELLA TORRES, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Rush Limbaugh, a colossal figure whose unflinching brashness helped shape American conservative politics and media while his history of derogatory comments about marginalized communities turned him into one of the country's most polarizing names, has... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES and DRAGANA JOVANOVIC, ABC News (LONDON and MOSCOW) -- Two renowned historians have been ordered to apologize by a Polish court after being accused of defaming a long-deceased village elder they said collaborated with the Nazis during World War II.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Florida law enforcement agents raided the home of a data scientist Monday, alleging the scientist had hacked into the state's emergency alert system.Rebekah Jones was the state's coronavirus data scientist until... Read More.
By JAMES HILL, ABC News(KENOSHA, Wis.) -- John M. Pierce, a California lawyer who has employed war-like rhetoric in his advocacy and fundraising for Kyle Rittenhouse -- the 17-year-old accused of killing two men and wounding another during a night... Read More.
By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With no clear recourse to immediately remove him, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is widely expected to remain in his role after President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in next month, leaving in place one of... Read More.
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- In a bid to speed up the race to find a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, the U.K. government announced Tuesday morning that it will be launching some controversial vaccine trials known as challenge trials.