By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the nation reels from two mass shootings in less than a week, Democratic senators have committed to passing gun control legislation, including an expansion of background check laws.The slim majority that... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the nation reels from two mass shootings in less than a week, the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday is set to address what's being called "constitutional and common sense actions to curb gun... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Griddy Energy has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the aftermath of the severe winter weather that hit Texas last month and triggered an energy crisis.The wholesale electricity provider came... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Nearly two dozen lawmakers sent a letter to Mark Zuckerberg on Monday, demanding answers about Facebook's advertising practices surrounding targeted ads for military equipment in the wake of the riot at the U.S. Capitol building... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Bill Magness, CEO of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, was fired on Wednesday in the wake of February's deadly blackouts that left millions without electricity and heat in freezing temperatures.As power grid... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday addressed the sexual assault allegations he's facing and apologized to his accusers.“I want New Yorkers to hear from me directly on this: First, I... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(HOUSTON) -- Texas’ embattled power grid operator is facing lawsuits and resignations after more than 4 million customers lost electricity last week during a deadly winter storm.Morgan & Morgan, a Florida-based national law firm... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS) -- In an ongoing effort to improve police accountability and transparency in the aftermath of George Floyd's death, the mayor and police chief of Minneapolis announced a new policy that will require officers to keep... Read More.
By ALEXANDRA SVOKOS and CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Friday it is "closely monitoring and evaluating the extreme price volatility of certain stocks’ trading prices over the past several days."This... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will begin handing down stricter punishments to unruly airline passengers without a warning, including "fines of up to $35,000 and imprisonment."FAA Administrator Steve Dickson signed the order... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (FRANKFORT, Ky.) -- A Kentucky lawmaker has begun the state's legislative session by introducing three bills that address police conduct and protests in the wake of the shooting death of Breonna Taylor.State Rep. Lisa Willner told... Read More.