By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 49 days.Here is how the transition is unfolding. All times Eastern: Dec 02, 11:06... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO AND ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC NEWS (BOSTON) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has issued an overnight stay-at-home order, among other new mandates, in response to a recent rise of COVID-19 cases in the state. The new stay-at-home advisory instructs residents to stay... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR and CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.1 million people worldwide.Over 40.7 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has implemented a number of new protocols for universities as multiple campuses have seen spikes in COVID-19 cases.The requirements include a limit of two people allowed in... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(DENVER) -- An Idaho man who recently ran for governor has been arrested for the 1984 murder of a 12-year-old girl, prosecutors said.Steven Pankey is accused of kidnapping Jonelle Matthews from her Greeley, Colorado,... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN and LUKE BARR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The men accused of plotting to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer allegedly discussed taking similar action against Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam over his COVID-19 restrictions.The men -- Adam... Read More.
By KENDALL KARSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer urged for the conspirators behind the foiled kidnapping plot that allegedly targeted her to be called "domestic terrorists," likening the months-long plan to ISIS."It wasn't simply to... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(PIERRE, S.D.) -- South Dakota's governor is doubling down on her controversial stance against state-wide lockdown measures even as the local positivity rate continues to soar.Gov. Kristi Noem defended her hands-off approach to managing... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- Saying their fight for justice is not over, attorneys for Breonna Taylor's family asked the governor of Kentucky to appoint a new special prosecutor to reopen the case and slammed state Attorney General... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(FRANKFORT, Ky.) -- Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear vowed to halt a recent escalation of COVID-19 cases after reporting 17 more coronavirus-related deaths on Thursday, marking one of the state's highest one-day death tolls since the outbreak... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 983,000 people worldwide.Over 32.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(SALEM, Ore.) -- Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has invoked the Emergency Conflagration Act as wildfires continue to spread throughout the state.There are at least 35 active fires, with more than 367,279 acres burning in... Read More.