By ALLISON PECORIN, KATHERINE FAULDERS and MARIAM KHAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch Mcconnell now finds himself in the hot seat as Democrats begin rallying behind President Donald Trump's efforts to more than double the direct payment checks Congress secured... Read More.
BY: TONYA SIMPSON, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A whirlwind of competing lawsuits and legal actions has thousands of ballots in North Carolina in limbo. With just a few weeks left until the Oct. 27 deadline to request absentee ballots, the North Carolina State... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees the U.S. will admit in Fiscal Year 2021 to a historic low number -- 15,000.That's 3,000 fewer refugees than the ceiling the administration... Read More.
BY: PHOEBE NATANSON, ABC News(ROME) -- Diplomatic negotiations are ongoing as 27 migrants who were rescued by a commercial tanker more than a month ago in the Mediterranean are still stranded on board.The ship is anchored less than... Read More.