(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Chaos has enveloped Kabul after Afghanistan's government's collapsed and the Taliban seized control, all but ending America's 20-year campaign as it began: under Taliban rule. As the crisis intensifies, images from Kabul Thursday show Taliban fighters forcefully patrolling streets where Afghan men... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Wally Funk, a pioneering female pilot who dreamed of being an astronaut in the 1960s, will fly to space later this month with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on the first crewed flight for his space-faring firm Blue Origin. The flight will fulfill... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Virgin Galactic, the private spaceflight firm founded by billionaire Richard Branson, said Friday that it had received Federal Aviation Administration approval to fly humans to space. The company said that its existing commercial space transportation operator license had been upgraded to allow... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A year after Pride flags were banned from being displayed at U.S embassies, the State Department, for the first time, will raise the "Progress" flag outside its building in Washington on Friday and throughout the weekend in celebration of Pride. Secretary of State... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. missions overseas can once again fly the LGBT Pride flag on their official flagpoles, according to an internal State Department cable obtained Friday by ABC News. The policy, announced by Secretary of State Antony Blinken, repeals his predecessor Mike Pompeo's effective ban... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Mount Sinai Hospital in New York is launching a COVID-19 saliva-testing program that could prove to be a game-changer for reopening large-scale events. The program was unveiled Monday and will offer "easy, effective and accurate COVID-19 test for the public" at four... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Boeing's 737 MAX is set to take off Tuesday morning with paying passengers for the first time in almost two years, after two fatal crashes forced U.S. regulators to ground the plane in... Read More.
Foo Fighters threw it back to 1999 on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Thursday night, performing their breakout hit "Learn to Fly" to close out the show and give fans a taste of their upcoming concert taking place this weekend. The band filmed their socially distanced concert... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Saturday Night Live's cold open spoofed Wednesday's vice presidential debate, with Maya Rudolph and SNL's Beck Bennett returning as Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence, respectively. Jim Carrey's Joe Biden also returned as the fly on Pence's head. "Mr. Vice President, I’m speaking," Rudolph told Bennett,... Read More.