(WASHINGTON) -- Vice President Kamala Harris is headed to El Paso, Texas on Friday with Homeland Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, making it her first trip to the border after growing pressure from Republicans, and some border Democrats, to view the migrant crisis firsthand. Harris was tapped... Read More.
(DEL RIO, Texas) -- A Florida man has been arrested for stealing nearly 200 ventilators that were meant to help critically ill COVID-19 patients in El Salvador, officials said. Yoelvis Denis Hernandez, 42, was arrested Thursday in Del Rio, Texas, on a South Florida indictment,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Despite an increasingly vocal chorus of condemnations from the Biden administration and U.S. lawmakers of both parties, El Salvador's president and his allies are pushing ahead with what critics call a power grab. The growing political crisis in the central American country presents a... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The wife of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was arrested Monday in Virginia at Dulles International Airport on international drug trafficking charges, with prosecutors accusing her of participating in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine, meth, heroin and... Read More.
Cheap Trick bassist Tom Petersson recently teamed up remotely with Jody Stephens, founding drummer of the influential power-pop band Big Star, and other musicians for a rendition of the 1972 Big Star gem "The Ballad of El Goodo," during a... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(EL PASO, Texas) -- An El Paso, Texas, elementary school teacher whose video of her first graders giving each other hugs went viral in 2018 has died after a two-month battle with COVID-19.Zelene Blancas,... Read More.
By MATT GUTMAN, IGANCIO TORRES, and ASHAN SINGH, ABC News(EL PASO, Texas) -- Charlie Brown had spent years motivating his high school football team as their coach. But when he was diagnosed with the coronavirus last month, it became his... Read More.
By ALEXANDRA SVOKOS, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Emily Harrington was close to the 3,000-foot top of Yosemite National Park's El Capitan, close to achieving the historic goal she'd spent years working up to, and she was resigning herself to the... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.2 million people worldwide.Over 46.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.1 million people worldwide.Over 44.4 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (EL PASO, Texas) -- A recent surge in positive COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in El Paso, Texas, has caused city officials to order a curfew for residents.The curfew has been imposed for 10... Read More.