(NEW YORK) -- Facebook will no longer remove posts that claim COVID-19 was man-made in recognition of the reignited debate about the virus' origins, a company spokesperson told ABC News. "In light of ongoing investigations into the origin of COVID-19 and in consultation with public... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After nearly two months, California health officials announced Monday they ended their latest stay-at-home order, citing increased Intensive Care Unit capacity.The new guidelines will allow certain businesses to reopen, including outdoor dining and... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden has signed an executive order that lifts the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in the military.The controversial ban was announced by former President Donald Trump in 2017 through... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- By the end of May, some two months after the coronavirus pandemic arrived in the U.S., the nation was in a deep crisis.Hundreds of thousands were sick with the virus, millions... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Google informed its advertising clients via email Wednesday morning that beginning Thursday, the company's temporary political ad ban will no longer be in effect, opening the door for the Georgia Senate candidates and... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (LOS ANGELES) -- A SpaceX rocket launched a new American-European satellite that will monitor global sea levels and help our understanding of climate change on Saturday.The Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite, a collaboration between NASA and the... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For families and friends planning a virtual Thanksgiving, Zoom is making it easier to stay online and celebrate as long as you want.The video communications company announced it will waive the... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump formally notified Congress on Friday that his administration will remove Sudan from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, nearly 30 years after the African country was first listed.In... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman and James Corden are heading to Prom. Today, Netflix unveiled the trailer for the upcoming film, The Prom, based off the Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical written by Bob Martin and Chad Beguelin, who also co-wrote the screenplay. The plot follows Steep's Dee Dee Allen and... Read More.
BY: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC NEWS (MIAMI) — Florida residents will no longer be fined for not wearing face masks and COVID-19 restrictions on all businesses in the state, including restaurants and bars, have been lifted in an effort to help the state's economy,... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWSA judge has lifted the gag order in the high-profile cases of the four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd.The hearing on Tuesday followed a July 9 order from... Read More.
City of Everett Lifts Breed Specific Ban on “Dangerous” Dog Breeds The city of Everett has kept breed-specific legislation in place for years, which classified pit bulls or pit bull mixes as “potentially dangerous dogs.” The legislation broadly applied to ownership and confinement. “Pit bulls living... Read More.