(NEW YORK) -- Nearly 90 new companies -- including multinational corporate giant Procter & Gamble, tech behemoth HP and cloud-computing titan Salesforce -- have signed onto the Climate Pledge, an Amazon-backed initiative that asks firms to commit to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2040. Organizers of... Read More.
The 2021 Emmy Awards found itself in hot water on Sunday when not a single Black, Brown or Asian actor won an acting award -- despite heading into the night with the most diverse nomination field in the show's history with 49 people of color up... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nearly one week on, Louisiana is struggling to recover from Hurricane Ida’s devastating blow. Ida, which is tied for the fifth-strongest hurricane to strike the U.S. mainland in history, killed at least 11 in Louisiana, dumped more than 13 inches of rain in... Read More.
BY: JORDYN PHELPS AND BEN GITTLESON, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — While President Donald Trump has begun to openly acknowledge the reality that his days in the White House are drawing to an end, he appears nowhere closer to acknowledging the legitimacy of his... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (ORLANDO) -- The astronauts who are set to launch into orbit later this week in SpaceX's second crewed mission have arrived at the Kennedy Space Center and are in their last days of preparation ahead of Saturday's big... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, JORDYN PHELPS, ELIZABETH THOMAS, and LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The White House claimed Thursday that President Donald Trump has denounced white supremacy "more than any president in modern history," even as Republican lawmakers continued to call... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump said Thursday that federal agents dispatched to Portland, Oregon, would not be ordered to depart the city until "safety" was restored, appearing to contradict statements a day earlier by the state's... Read More.
By Libby Cathey, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- As the pandemic worsens alarmingly in large parts of the country, pressure from health experts and local officials is mounting for Americans to wear masks or face coverings and congressional Republicans are telling President Donald Trump... Read More.
BY: CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC NEWS (DENVER) — As the world sees unprecedented protests calling for an end to police brutality and systemic racism in the name of George Floyd, a Black man who died while in police custody, the death of another Black... Read More.