(WASHINGTON) -- A federal judge on Thursday sentenced Robert Packer, the Jan. 6 rioter seen in photos wearing a "Camp Auschwitz" sweatshirt, to 75 days in prison. Packer had previously pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of demonstrating inside the U.S. Capitol building. The black-hooded sweatshirt... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A man with an ankle monitor and who was already on parole for robbery has been arrested after allegedly committing armed robbery at a cell phone store after he allegedly held up two employees at gun point and ran away with money... Read More.
As Kristen Stewart committed to transforming into the late Princess Diana for the movie Spencer, the actress recalled one fleeting scene that gave her goosebumps. Speaking with Entertainment Tonight, the 31-year-old admitted it felt "so spooky" to wear a replica of the late royal's wedding dress, even if it was for a... Read More.
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) — Risking financial consequences from the state of Florida, the superintendent of Leon County Schools refused Monday to allow parents to opt their children out of the district-wide mask mandate. The decision directly defies an emergency rule issued Friday by the Florida Department... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Acts of aggression are skyrocketing to troubling highs on airplanes. Airlines have now reported 3,000 cases of disruptive passengers to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) this year, and the vast majority -- 2,300 -- involve people who refused to wear a mask. The FAA... Read More.
(ASHEBORO, N.C.) -- A North Carolina high school graduate received his diploma on Monday four days after it was denied to him during his commencement ceremony because he wore a Mexican flag over his gown. Ever Lopez, 18, was given his diploma after he and... Read More.
(ASHEBORO, N.C.) -- A North Carolina high school student was denied his diploma for wearing a Mexican flag over his graduation gown. Ever Lopez draped a Mexican flag over his blue gown at Asheboro High School's graduation ceremony Thursday night. Livestreamed video footage from the ceremony... Read More.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Peering over the brim of our masks or into the glow of group Zoom chats, we have watched the COVID-19 pandemic upend our world, and how we relate to it.After having spent more... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Despite an increase in the number of people who have received COVID-19 vaccines, Americans should not stop wearing masks, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday. "With the vaccine, we're now on the offense,... Read More.
By DR. ALEXIS E. CARRINGTON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently came out with a new report highlighting the importance of mask fit, suggesting that a close-fitting mask or even doubling up on masks might offer... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Two men face federal charges after allegedly posing as U.S. marshals at a Florida resort and threatening hotel staff with arrest if they made them wear masks, a criminal complaint claims.Walter Wayne Brown... Read More.
By ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Fit matters when it comes to your mask protecting you against the virus that causes COVID-19, and layering a well-fitting cloth mask over a surgical mask is likely to prove beneficial, according to new findings... Read More.