Parker McCollum is reflecting on the significance of proposing to his fiancée, Hallie Ray Light. The "Pretty Heart" singer recalls how he knew Hallie Ray was "the one" when he made his Grand Ole Opry debut in February. The couple was broken up at the time, and knew the experience... Read More.
(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) -- They were called the "path of least resistance" by energy giants proposing a new crude oil pipeline. Now, after months of activism and resistance, a Black community in Memphis, Tennessee is celebrating the announcement that construction of the pipeline has been... Read More.
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Lawmakers in California are working on finalizing legislation that would pay 100% of overdue rent for eligible tenants who have taken a financial hit amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The $5.2 billion effort comes as the federal eviction moratorium from the Centers for... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released a highly anticipated civilian police oversight proposal that would create an independent seven-member citizen panel to advise the city’s police operations. The 17-page proposed ordinance was released Monday and would create a citywide Community Commission for Public... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fueled by frustration over recently proposed tax increases that critics say would have disproportionately impacted Colombia's middle and working classes, ongoing protests in the South American country are exposing years of unmet demands, experts tell ABC News. Violent protests erupted in major... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Joe Manchin is breaking with Democrats and throwing his weight behind a more measured voting rights bill in lieu of the sweeping Democratic voting reform bill that Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has labeled a top priority of the caucus. The Democrat from... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Bachelor's historic 25th season concluded on Monday, with Rachael and Michelle meeting Matt’s family and enjoying one last date before he handed out the final rose. The episode began with each of the ladies meeting Matt's mom, Patty, and brother, John. Patty was impressed with her conversations with... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART and LAUREN KING, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 35 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how the hearing is unfolding. All times Eastern: Feb 23, 8:37 pmHouse... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- A proposal to erect a statue of late U.S. Rep. John Lewis in the U.S. Capitol advanced in Georgia on Wednesday, with House Resolution 14 passing through committee in the state's House of Representatives.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan group of House and Senate lawmakers are circulating more details of their $908 billion coronavirus relief bill Wednesday after days of backroom negotiations, but it's unclear at this point if congressional leadership... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The White House advanced a $916 billion offer on coronavirus relief Tuesday night that includes aid to state and local governments as well as liability protections for businesses, schools and hospitals, according to a... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Wednesday they are backing a new $908 billion pandemic relief bill introduced this week by a bipartisan group of Senate and House lawmakers... Read More.