(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- As gender-based killings continue to grab headlines in Puerto Rico, victims' families on the island are concerned about the government's commitment to handling the ongoing crisis. Rosimar Rodríguez-Gómez was one of those victims. On the night of Sept. 17, 2020,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden formally recognized the Ottoman Empire's killing and deportation of Armenians over a century ago as a genocide, breaking from his predecessors and risking inflaming tensions with Turkey. Biden had pledged as a presidential candidate to recognize the Armenians' treatment, which... Read More.
By JOSH MARGOLIN and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (ATLANTA) -- Authorities investigating the eight homicides at Atlanta-area spas have determined that the killings were likely a "targeted attack driven by personal grievance," according to a source briefed on the probe.Detectives and... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After a gunman killed eight people -- the majority of whom were women of Asian descent -- at three spas in the Atlanta area, police across the U.S. say they are increasing patrols in Asian... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, MATT FOSTER and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- The man suspected of killing eight people in three separate shootings at spas in the Atlanta area on Tuesday has allegedly admitted to the killings and blamed his "addiction... Read More.
By ALEEM AGHA and GUY DAVIES, ABC News (KABUL, Afghanistan) -- The killing of three female journalists and one doctor this week have once again thrown the issue of violence against women in Afghanistan into sharp focus, even as peace talks between the... Read More.
By JULIA MACFARLANE and ALEEM AGHA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For Afghans, 2021 began with what occurred too often over the past year: the assassination of a journalist.Bismillah Adel Aimaq was shot on New Year's Day by unknown gunmen. His... Read More.