By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The White House will announce President Joe Biden's first sanctions against Russia on Tuesday over the Russian government's poisoning and detention of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, a State Department official confirmed to ABC News.The... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump and his future with the GOP was the subject of an awkward clash Wednesday between two House Republican leaders.House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy was unequivocal when asked if... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR and ANTHONY TROTTER, ABC News (TOKYO) -- The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee announced Thursday that Seiko Hashimoto has been appointed president, a week after the previous leader was forced to resign over sexist comments he made suggesting women talk too... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and JACK DATE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The Capitol Police Union blasted the department's leadership one day after congressional testimony by acting Police Chief Yogananda Pittman, who said that the department knew two days before Jan. 6 that there was... Read More.
By MARIYA MOSELEY, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- As the Biden-Harris administration officially begins, Georgia organizers reflect on the historic moment after Black voters in the state not only helped solidify their win but also shifted power in Washington.Among the... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News (LONDON) -- World leaders are beginning to react to a “new dawn” in U.S. politics ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration as the 46th President of the United States at the Capitol in Washington, D.C. Wednesday.Historic allies... Read More.
By KIRIT RADIA and ALLIE YANG, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the country watched thousands of pro-Trump protesters storm the United States Capitol Wednesday afternoon, leaders around the world publically condemned their actions.Several foreign embassies in Washington, D.C., have... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, TRISH TURNER and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Congressional leaders on Wednesday morning were close to a nearly $900 billion COVID-19 relief deal expected to include a second round of stimulus checks for lower-income Americans, according to several Capitol... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New York City is slated to become the largest city in the nation to use a ranked-choice voting system. However, a group of city council leaders and other organizations are arguing in court... Read More.
By JOHN VERHOVEK, MOLLY NAGLE and BEATRICE PETERSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris met virtually Tuesday with civil rights leaders amid calls to further diversify the highest level of their government set to take... Read More.
By JOHN VERHOVEK, MOLLY NAGLE and BEATRICE PETERSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris will meet virtually Tuesday with civil rights leaders amid calls to further diversify the highest level of their government set... Read More.