(NEW YORK) -- Virgilio Aguilar Mendez, the Guatemalan teen charged with aggravated manslaughter after a Florida police officer collapsed after a struggle while attempting to arrest him, is now being represented by high-profile criminal defense attorney Jose Baez.Speaking exclusively with ABC News, Baez said... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As Senate negotiators neared an agreement on a long-awaited bipartisan border deal, House Speaker Mike Johnson told ABC News Tuesday that while he hasn't seen the bill yet, the agreement is a "nonstarter in the House.""From what we've seen, clearly, what's been suggested... Read More.
Earlier this month, the studio A24 teased an upcoming tribute album dedicated to Talking Heads’ classic soundtrack Stop Making Sense — and now we finally have some details.Getting Involved: A Tribute to Talking Heads’ Stop Making Sense features 16 reworked versions of the songs on the soundtrack, from artists... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When a former college professor opened fire at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, last month, killing three faculty members and injuring one, he had with him two laminated cards with details about his targets, according to a new confidential law... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday lambasted former President Donald Trump for his reported inaction to quell the violence at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021."He incited an insurrection," the California Democrat told ABC News "This Week" anchor George Stephanopoulos one... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Special counsel Jack Smith's team has uncovered previously undisclosed details about former President Donald Trump's refusal to help stop the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol three years ago as he sat watching TV inside the White House, according to sources familiar... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- As a Japan Airlines plane caught fire on a runway in Tokyo on Tuesday, the flight crew directed hundreds of passengers off the aircraft using megaphones and "their own voices," the airline said Wednesday."The aircraft's announcement system malfunctioned during the evacuation," the... Read More.
Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart has revealed the artists who’ll be joining him for his special late night set at the upcoming Dead Ahead Festival in Riviera Cancun, Mexico.The set, happening Friday, January 12, is billed as a “late night rhythmic experience with Hart’s Noce de Ondas," with... Read More.
As newly filed court documents reveal horrific details in a multi-city Texas shooting rampage that left six people dead last week and a former U.S. Army officer under arrest on capital murder charges, a husband whose wife was among the victims said she died... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As President Joe Biden tries to find a balance between supporting Israel and showing concern for the plight of Palestinian civilians, new details are emerging about how emotions spilled over during a private White House meeting last month between him, his aides... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Speaking with special counsel Jack Smith's team earlier this year, former Vice President Mike Pence offered harrowing details about how, in the wake of the 2020 presidential election, then-President Donald Trump surrounded himself with "crank" attorneys, espoused "un-American" legal theories, and almost... Read More.