ABC News: Top Stories
ABC News: Top Stories
30-year-old man dies after attending 'COVID party' thinking virus was a 'hoax'
A 30-year-old man died after attending a "COVID party," which people attended to see if the virus is real.
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Rift grows between Trump, health experts amid coronavirus surge
As the coronavirus pandemic worsens in large swaths of the country, President Donald Trump is publicly disputing his top health experts like Dr. Anthony Fauci.
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As loans run out, small businesses face reckoning amid COVID-19 surge
The resurgence of covid-19 has deepened anxiety for millions of American small business owners who face another imminent cash crunch during the pandemic.
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Attack at church in South Africa leaves 5 dead
At least five people are dead and more than 40 people arrested in South Africa Saturday following an attack at a church in South Africa.
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Near record heat expected in Southwest as heatwave grips large parts of US
In Phoenix, temperatures will likely reach 116 degrees or higher this weekend.
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Coronavirus updates: US Army sending medical task force to Houston
Nearly 14% of all new U.S. coronavirus cases in the past seven days have been identified in Texas
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Louisiana primary results
Louisiana holds its presidential primaries on Saturday.
Army launches broad review of Fort Hood after Guillen death
The Army has launched a broad review of Fort Hood's command climate and culture in the wake of Vanessa Guillen's murder.
President Trump commutes sentence of longtime friend, adviser Roger Stone
President Trump has commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and former campaign adviser Roger Stone, the White House announced on Friday.
Trump's New Hampshire rally postponed due to weather concerns
Trump's New Hampshire rally has been postponed due to weather concerns as Tropical Storm Fay heads northward.
Trump targets tax-exempt status for schools, universities
President Donald Trump's tweets came as he dug in on causes championed by his base.
Arizona community becomes COVID-19 hot spot without access to speedy testing
Arizona's cases jumped from 64,000 to over 85,000 in just one week.
Harvey Weinstein’s assets frozen by ex-wives
Harvey Weinstein’s assets frozen by ex-wives, complicating Weinstein appeal and L.A. defense, sources said.
Alleged masterminds behind Carlos Ghosn's escape to Lebanon are denied bail
A judge said the two men pose a flight risk.
Woman survives after car is swept away in flash floods
A New Jersey woman survived after her car was swept away in flash floods.
Prominent Latino voices call for Goya Foods boycott after CEO praises Trump
CEO Robert Unanue doubled down, calling the boycott a "suppression of speech."
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Indiana attorney general accused of groping facing GOP test
Votes are being tallied to decide whether Republicans will nominate Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill for a new term despite allegations of groping four women that resulted in a month-long suspension of his law license
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Surveillance video shows 'Glee' star Naya Rivera hours before presumed death
Authorities released a surveillance video showing "Glee" star Naya Rivera just hours before presumed death at California's Lake Piru.
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While some PPP beneficiaries have raised eyebrows, most remain secret
Only a small percentage of borrower data is available to the public.
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Melania Trump statue in Slovenia torched, artist wants to speak with arsonists
"I would want to know who are they and why they did it?" the sculptor said.
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Tropical Storm Fay path heading toward New York City, New Jersey
The forecast for Tropical Storm Fay says it could reach New York City and other parts of the Northeast Friday.
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Broad disapproval for Trump's handling of coronavirus, race relations: POLL
President Trump is facing broad disapproval for his management of the two major crises gripping the nation according to a new ABC News/Ipsos poll.
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Coronavirus updates: US COVID-19 deaths begin to climb again
The coronavirus death toll continues to climb and the seven-day average is increasing.
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Environmental headlines this week: Pandemic causes concern over plastic pollution
"It's Not Too Late" brings you climate change news and environmental headlines you may have missed.
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13 states now report coronavirus testing issues, in echo of early troubles
13 states now report coronavirus testing issues, in echo of early troubles
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Study finds high rates of positive COVID-19 tests in low-income NYC neighborhoods
As cases of coronavirus continue to skyrocket around the country, new details are emerging from New York City -- once the epicenter of the domestic pandemic.
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Top Pentagon officials say Russian bounty program not corroborated
Defense secretary says Russian bounty program was taken seriously but not corroborated by intelligence agencies.
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3 things to know about kids, schools and COVID-19
Research on kids, schools and COVID-19 is limited with much unknown about how easily they spread the virus and what might happen when classes resume.
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Death of Robert Fuller, Black man found hanging in a tree, confirmed as suicide
Robert Fuller's death was confirmed to be a suicide, officials said.
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Mississippi statehouse shuttered for 2 weeks as dozens of lawmakers get coronavirus
At least 26 Mississippi state leaders have tested positive for the coronavirus, health officials said.
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