(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga to the White House on Friday, making it the first in-person foreign leader to visit during his presidency. "I greatly appreciate the chance to spend time with you in person and to make our... Read More.
By RACHEL SCOTT, KATHERINE FAULDERS, and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Republicans on Capitol Hill are seizing on the record surge in migrants at the southern border to bring increased scrutiny to President Joe Biden’s immigration policies and the administration's... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo doubled down on defending himself Friday afternoon, saying, despite mounting calls from state and national lawmakers to leave office over sexual misconduct allegations, "I will... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- After the Senate passed the American Rescue Plan Saturday afternoon, President Joe Biden took a victory lap celebrating being one step closer to signing into law his massive, $1.9 trillion COVID relief package --... Read More.
By ASHLEY LOUSZKO, IGNACIO TORRES and ASHLEY RIEGLE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- On his 11th birthday last May, Juan Ramirez woke up to the police and fire departments of Passaic, New Jersey, outside his home. Soon after, the mayor would... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A top official involved in Florida's COVID-19 response is leaving his post.Jared Moskowitz, the director of Florida's Division of Emergency Management, will be stepping down next month, the department said.Moskowitz, who... Read More.
By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN and MIKE LEVINE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump's legal team will step onto the brightest stage of their careers on Friday, and almost everyone -- including their high-profile client -- is waiting to see whether they are... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Grammy-nominated singer and actress Christina Milian has joined the cast of the STARZ re-imagined series, Step Up. Milian will take over as Collette, a role originated by the late actress Naya Rivera, who passed away last July. "I am so excited to join the Step Up family," said Milian in a... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- Amazon announced Tuesday that Jeff Bezos will be stepping down as CEO -- and transitioning to executive chair of the company's board -- in the third quarter of this year.Andy Jassy, the... Read More.
By SAM SWEENEY, MATTHEW VANN, LUIS MARTINEZ, STEPHANIE EBBS and SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Thursday became the first Trump Cabinet member to resign because of Wednesday's storming of the Capitol.Education Secretary Betsy DeVos joined... Read More.
By GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A teacher shortage that existed prior to the COVID-19 pandemic has become a nationwide issue, prompting parents to step in as substitute teachers in their children's schools.Lisa Ursy is from... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, MATT SEYLER and ALEEM AGHA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After three months of deadlocked talks, the Taliban and the Afghan government have made a breakthrough in peace negotiations, the two sides announced Wednesday, although that incremental progress is still... Read More.