BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — PepsiCo has announced a new climate plan that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 40% by 2030 - a doubling of the company’s previous climate initiative - while also pledging to achieve net-zero... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, KENNEDEY BELL, LAUREN KING and ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in five days.The House of Representatives on Wednesday... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE and BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In an address Thursday night, President-elect Joe Biden announced his vaccination and economic rescue legislative package, an ambitious $1.9 trillion proposal focused on stimulus amid the continued COVID-19 pandemic that has... Read More.
By JOOHEE CHO and HAKYUNG KATE LEE, ABC News (SEOUL, South Korea) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an unprecedented move during the first day of the communist regime's largest political gathering, acknowledged that his economic development plan for the country... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- In a major departure from vaccine rollouts around the world, the United Kingdom announced this week it would change its vaccine distribution plan to prioritize giving first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, even if it... Read More.
BY: ADAM KELSEY, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President-elect Joe Biden's newly announced nominee for Energy Secretary, former Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm, said she has not yet been briefed about the massive cyberattack that has affected several government agencies, including the Department of Energy, which... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump wasn't expected to join Vice President Mike Pence and President-elect Joe Biden in the coming days when they get vaccinated for COVID-19, a decision that could be tied to the recommendation... Read More.
By DR. ADJOA SMALLS-MANTEY, DR. ALEXIS E. CARRINGTON and DANIELLE GENET, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The maternal mortality crisis in the U.S. has long been a raw issue and the data makes it clear that it impacts Black women at twice... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With the novel coronavirus surging in states across the country, state leaders are scrambling to develop plans to contain the outbreak as many critics say the Trump administration remains largely disengaged.But former health... Read More.
BY: DEVIN DWYER, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — In what could be one of his most politically significant final acts as president, Donald Trump plans to exclude millions of undocumented immigrants from the official 2020 Census figures used to allocate political power and... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (LONDON) — The European Union plummeted into political crisis Monday when two member states blocked its coronavirus recovery plan after objections over a provision conditioning economic aid on a country's respect for democratic norms. The historic €750 billion... Read More.