By HAYLEY FITZPATRICK, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The #MeToo movement, National Women’s Law Center and Time’s Up Foundation have launched a new campaign designed to support Black survivors of sexual violence.The new initiative, called "We, As Ourselves," launched... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Gun violence has cost hundreds of thousands of Americans their lives. It's also cost the U.S. trillions of dollars.From 1992 to 2018, the annual cost has fluctuated from $229 billion to $303 billion,... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. will lift the designation that Yemen's Houthi rebels are a terrorist organization on Tuesday, Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced, after humanitarian groups warned the legal label would all but halt aid... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(BOSTON) -- The newly appointed commissioner of the Boston Police Department has been placed on administrative leave over allegations of domestic violence.Shortly after Dennis White was sworn in as commissioner on Monday, an allegation... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN and JAMES GORDON MEEK, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Amid a surge in high-profile assassinations and violent attacks, the Biden administration is indicating it will keep U.S. troops in Afghanistan past a May withdrawal deadline laid out in the U.S. deal... Read More.
By ASHLEY RIEGLE, CLAIRE PEDERSON, LAURA COBURN and ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Nearly a year after sex and relationship therapist Amie Harwick was allegedly strangled and thrown off her third-floor balcony by an ex-boyfriend, some of her loved ones are... Read More.
By: CRISTINA CORUJO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Puerto Rican government responded this weekend to the plea of thousands who have asked the island's leaders to address the ongoing crisis of gender violence.Newly sworn-in Gov. Pedro Pierluisi signed an executive... Read More.
By AVERI HARPER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In the wake of the Capitol Hill attack by a mob of President Donald Trump's supporters -- including white supremacists -- some conservative lawmakers, especially those who broke with the president on overturning the... Read More.
By ELIZABETH THOMAS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As President Donald Trump faced a second impeachment following the violent Capitol riots last week, the lame-duck president remained out of sight and White House advisers largely stayed silent Wednesday.After about an... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After President Donald Trump's online and rally rhetoric was linked to violence as a mob of his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol building last week, many social media giants took the unprecedented step... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(MENLO PARK, Calif.) -- After a mob of pro-Trump supporters violently stormed the Capitol building in Washington, D.C., during a joint session of Congress, Facebook took the unprecedented step of indefinitely blocking the president's account.
As the chaotic scene continued in the nation's capital with the world watching, President Donald Trump continued to tweet his repeated his false claim that the presidential election was stolen from him and tried to justify the storming of the U.S. Capitol that he... Read More.