By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- Widespread fires continue to burn across California, stretching resources and expanding evacuation orders that have forced thousands to leave their homes.A historic lightning siege in the state has ignited hundreds of... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE(LOS ANGELES) -- A California judge on Monday said Uber and Lyft cannot classify their drivers as independent contractors instead of employees, delivering a major blow to the rideshare giants that have fought to block their drivers from... Read More.
By: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The two owners of a New Jersey gym were arrested on Monday morning for continuing to operate their business in defiance of Gov. Phil Murphy's COVID-19 orders for indoor workout facilities to remain closed.
By CHRISTINA CARREGA, ABC NEWS(CHICAGO) -- After weeks of protests, the mayor of Chicago has decided to temporarily remove two statues of Christopher Columbus until further notice.During the early morning hours of Friday, the Columbus statues in Grant... Read More.
By KARSON YIU, ABC News(BEIJING) -- China has officially ordered the U.S. to close its consulate in the southwestern city of Chengdu in an expected retaliation against the ordered closure of the Chinese consulate in Houston earlier this week.
By AARON KATERSKY, IVAN PEREIRA, and VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Michael Cohen, a former attorney for President Donald Trump, will be released from federal prison and return to home confinement in Manhattan.Cohen, serving a three-year sentence for violating... Read More.
BY: OLIVIA RUBIN, KATHERINE FAULDERS, SOO RIN KIM, and LAURA ROMERO(WASHINGTON) -- During his first coronavirus press briefing in nearly three months, President Donald Trump said his administration had filled every single request it has received from the nation’s governors... Read More.
By KARSON YIU, ABC News (BEIJING) -- Beijing vowed to retaliate after it said that the United States ordered its Houston consulate to be closed within 72 hours, calling it an “outrageous and unjustified move,” marking a serious escalation in the quickly deteriorating... Read More.
BY: ELLA TORRES, ABC NEWS (RIVERSIDE, Calif.) — A gym in California has refused to shut down, in defiance of Gov. Gavin Newsom's orders in the wake of rising coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. The owner of Fitness Mania in the city of... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Looks like seconds are in order for Amy Schumer. Food Network announced on Tuesday that it has ordered additional episodes of breakout series, Amy Schumer Learns to Cook. The self-shot series offers a behind-the-scenes look at Schumer's life in lockdown with her... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday overruled District Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's motion to dismiss the case against former national security... Read More.