By MEG CUNNINGHAM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., said Wednesday on ABC News’ “Powerhouse Politics” podcast that if Senate Democrats cannot get 17 Republican votes to impeach former President Donald Trump, a 60-vote censure proposal is a possibility.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters Thursday that she is concerned about threats against members of Congress and suggested that the "enemy is within the House of Representatives."Pelosi said that Congress will... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Intensive care units in Austin, Texas, are expected to run out of capacity within days as hospitalizations in the area continue to rise.As of Jan. 12, hospitals were at 90% capacity,... Read More.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ and GERRY WAGSCHAL, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 travel bans and harsher media restrictions have provided the Chinese government some shade from the international spotlight in the wake of the country’s alleged human rights abuses.Experts, however, say... Read More.
BY: ADAM KELSEY AND ADIA ROBINSON, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Alex Azar, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services secretary, offered an optimistic outlook Sunday on the timeline of the first coronavirus vaccine rollout, previewing that authorization is a possibility next week,... Read More.
Metallica's acoustic benefit stream earlier this month has raised over $1.3 million for the band's All Within My Hands charity foundation. The proceeds will benefit Feeding America and the American Association of Community Colleges, and will also support continuing... Read More.
By SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Pfizer and partner BioNTech announced their coronavirus vaccine is more than 95% effective in the final analysis of its massive Phase 3 trial on Wednesday, and has reached a key safety milestone that... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Fast-moving Hurricane Zeta has strengthened to a Category 2 storm as it races toward the Gulf Coast.Zeta will likely remain at Category 2 when it makes landfall in... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday said that states will be able to "execute" new weekly federal unemployment benefits of up to $400 within two weeks, after the Trump administration repeatedly... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- A Georgia teenager who lost both his parents to COVID-19 within a week is urging people to take precautions during the pandemic.Justin Hunter told Atlanta ABC affiliate WSB-TV that he and his... Read More.