(NEW YORK) -- The number of U.S. wastewater sites reporting increases in the presence of COVID-19 in their samples appears to be plateauing after a significant decline in recent weeks. Federal data shows that about 44% of wastewater sites, which are currently providing data to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol will convene Tuesday afternoon for a surprise public hearing, signaling apparent urgency among members to reveal further findings from their year-long inquiry. The hearing, scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's calls for Congress to pass a gas tax holiday were being met with skepticism Wednesday from both sides of the aisle. In an exclusive interview with ABC News, Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia said he had several concerns... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When Payton Gendron, the 18-year-old white man charged in connection with the murders of 10 Black people at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, was a senior in high school, he allegedly wrote a paper saying that he wanted to commit murder-suicide,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House on Wednesday released a sweeping new 96-page plan on COVID, marking a new era in the pandemic in which the virus is still circulating but can hopefully be managed so that Americans can return to daily life without disruption. The... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Officials at the Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled that they could "soon" raise interest rates for the first time in three years, as inflation concerns cast a shadow over the pandemic-battered economy. The central bankers said in a statement Wednesday that they were... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- As Western diplomats scrambled to Kabul airport while the Taliban overran the city last weekend, Russia's embassy there remained demonstratively open and announced its diplomats would work as normal. It was a sign of how, although seemingly surprised by the speed of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib made history as the first openly gay active NFL player when he came out on social media. In a June 21 Instagram video, the 28-year-old said he finally felt comfortable enough to get the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The shape of the Senate battlefield next year is still unfolding, with some undecided candidates staying on the sidelines for now, but financial disclosure reports from the first three months of the year could offer a glimpse into the early maneuvering by... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN and TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With Republican opposition growing to the size of his $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief proposal, President Joe Biden on Friday expressed his clearest support yet for Senate Democrats to use a fast-track... Read More.
BY: IVAN PERERIA, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — New York leaders sounded the alarm Monday that the city, which was once the epicenter of the virus, could be heading toward another full shutdown if it cannot curb the growing number of coronavirus cases. The warnings... Read More.
The temporary lights in place have been up since November 2018, but the new, permanent lights will go into use this weekend. Beginning tonight at 11:00 pm, the 116th overpass will be fully closed, and should re-open at 8:00 am on Sunday. All of this construction... Read More.