(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden has been briefed on a classified report from his intelligence community probing the origins of COVID-19, White House officials told ABC News. As the assessment made its way to Biden's desk, intelligence agencies were working in tandem to prepare an... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As the federal investigation into Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz continues into the summer, sources tell ABC News that Gaetz's one-time wingman has been steadily providing information and handing over potential evidence that could implicate the Florida congressman and others in the sprawling... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- American officials investigating the UFO sightings by Navy pilots in recent years have not reached a definitive explanation for the unidentified aerial phenomena, or UAPs, as they’ve come to be known, two U.S. officials confirmed to ABC News – adding a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. intelligence community warned in a new report that fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic will "ripple through the world for years" and is likely to escalate existing challenges posed by America’s adversaries -- a sign of the challenges that lie ahead... Read More.
By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The chief U.S. intelligence office has concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw sweeping efforts aimed at "denigrating" President Joe Biden’s candidacy ahead of the 2020 election, according to a declassified report on foreign... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Capitol Police officials said Wednesday they have "obtained intelligence that shows a possible plot to breach the Capitol by an identified militia group on Thursday, March 4" -- the date... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN and LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Office of Director of National Intelligence on Friday released its highly anticipated report on the murder of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi Friday, making public the U.S. intelligence community's assessment that... Read More.
By BEATRICE PETERSON and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The acting Capitol Police chief on Thursday strongly denied that her department failed to heed intelligence reports ahead of the Jan. 6 attack warning of potential violence.In her opening... Read More.
By WILL STEAKIN and JOSH MARGOLIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Working remotely amid a pandemic has been complicated for the average person, but for officials involved in the transition from the administrations of Donald Trump to Joe Biden, it poses a serious national... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As social media companies mount an unprecedented crackdown in the wake of last week’s attack on the U.S. Capitol -- deleting the accounts and posts of users they say are pushing... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- U.S. intelligence agencies on Tuesday attributed the recent massive SolarWinds cyber breach to Russia, saying it was likely an intelligence gathering effort against several U.S. government agencies."This work indicates that an Advanced Persistent Threat... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration is declassifying intelligence, so far unconfirmed, that indicates China offered bounties to non-state actors to attack American soldiers in Afghanistan, according to a senior administration official.President Donald Trump has... Read More.