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December 01

President-elect Joe Biden's top-level appointees and Cabinet picks

The incoming Biden administration is taking shape to be the most diverse ever.
December 01
President-elect Joe Biden speaks during a press conference at The Queen, Nov. 16, 2020, in Wilmington, Del.
December 01

ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Former CDC Director Dr. Besser: ‘This is the most dangerous period of the pandemic’; Travel industry may boom post-pandemic; Welsh soccer team saved by Hollywood stars
December 01
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, December 1, 2020
December 01

Bill Cosby’s publicist 'very enthusiastic' about his appeal

Bill Cosby’s representative, Andrew Wyatt, speaks with Linsey Davis about why he thinks Cosby’s conviction could be thrown out by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
December 01
VIDEO: Bill Cosby’s publicist 'very enthusiastic' about his appeal
December 01

The Rundown: Top headlines today: Dec. 1, 2020

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
December 01
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: Dec. 1, 2020
December 01

COVID-19’s toll on healthcare workers

Dr. Taylor Nichols, a physician at Mercy San Juan Medical Center in California, discusses treating a patient with swastika tattoos and the pandemic’s toll on medical professionals.
December 01
VIDEO: COVID-19’s toll on healthcare workers
December 01

Travel industry may boom post-pandemic

The Points Guy CEO Brian Kelly recommends the best ways to plan vacations during this unique time.
December 01
VIDEO: Travel industry may boom post-pandemic
December 01

DOJ investigating possible criminal 'bribery' for presidential pardon scheme

Partially redacted documents, were unsealed by D.C. district court's chief judge
December 01
The White House is seen on Thanksgiving day in Washington, D.C., Nov. 26, 2020.
December 01

By The Numbers: Does being the younger sibling help you excel at sports?

Studies suggest that elite athletes are more likely to be younger siblings.
December 01
VIDEO: By The Numbers: Does being the younger sibling help you excel at sports?
December 01

Former CDC Director Dr. Besser: ‘This is the most dangerous period of the pandemic’

Dr. Richard Besser, former acting CDC director, on vaccine developments, CDC quarantine guidelines, and why we can’t let down our guard.
December 01
VIDEO: Former CDC Director Dr. Besser: ‘This is the most dangerous period of the pandemic’
December 01

Welsh soccer team saved by Hollywood stars

ABC News' Maggie Rulli takes a trip to North Wales where Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney bought the Wrexham Football Club.
December 01
VIDEO: Welsh soccer team saved by Hollywood stars
December 01

FDA 'working day and night' on COVID-19 vaccine emergency authorization: Commissioner

The FDA commissioner says the agency "has all hands on deck" for vaccines.
December 01
Stephen Hahn, commissioner of food and drugs at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration speaks during a Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee hearing in Washington, Sept. 23, 2020.
December 01

Trump, GOP raised $170M since Election Day pushing baseless election fraud claims

Much of that money has gone to retire campaign debt and to fund Trump's new PAC.
December 01
President Donald Trump arrives to participate in a Thanksgiving video teleconference with members of the military forces at the White House in Washington, Nov. 26, 2020.
December 01

The Breakdown: President-elect Joe Biden unveils his economic team

Plus, President Donald Trump lashes out at Republican governors over election results and people plan to give back on Giving Tuesday.
December 01
VIDEO: The Breakdown: President-elect Joe Biden unveils his economic team
December 01

DOJ hasn't uncovered widespread fraud that would change election results: Barr

The comments to AP undercut allegations made by Trump and his legal team.
December 01
Attorney General William Barr speaks during a roundtable discussion, Oct. 15, 2020, in St. Louis.
December 01

CDC advisers call for 1st COVID-19 vaccines to go to health care workers

Health care workers are likely to be top of the list but doses are limited.
December 01
This May 4, 2020, file photo provided by the University of Maryland School of Medicine shows the first patient enrolled in Pfizer/BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland.
December 01

People around the nation donate on Giving Tuesday

The global movement drives communities to help one another today and every day.
December 01
VIDEO: People around the nation donate on Giving Tuesday
December 01

Coronavirus and rural America

Ben Chandler, president and CEO of the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, discusses the impact of COVID-19 on remote and sparsely populated communities.
December 01
VIDEO: Coronavirus and rural America
December 01

The race for a COVID-19 vaccine

Drugmakers prepare for emergency FDA approval of vaccines.
December 01
VIDEO: The race for a COVID-19 vaccine
December 01

Spotlight on policy: Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood CEO Alexis McGill Johnson discusses what the organization hopes to see from the Biden administration.
December 01
VIDEO: Spotlight on policy: Planned Parenthood
December 01

Presidential transition turmoil

Congress proposes a $908 billion bipartisan COVID-19 relief bill and President-elect Joe Biden moves forward with transition, unveiling his economic team.
December 01
VIDEO: Presidential transition turmoil
December 01

Mnuchin faces grilling over shutdown of CARES Act loan programs

The programs are set to expire at the end of the year.
December 01
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill, Dec. 1, 2020, during a hearing on, 'The Quarterly CARES Act Report to Congress.'
December 01

Barr appoints US attorney as special counsel in origins of Russia probe investigation

The attorney general appointed John Durham two weeks before the election.
December 01
Attorney John Durham is the prosecutor leading the investigation into the origins of the Russia probe, 2018.
December 01

Election 2020: A look at Trump campaign election lawsuits and where they stand

The campaign has filed numerous suits in several battleground states.
December 01
President Donald Trump's campaign advisor Corey Lewandowski, center, speaks about a court order obtained to grant more access to vote counting operations at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Nov. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia. At right is former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi.
December 01

The size of House Democrats' shrinking majority comes down to nail-biter races

House Dems' edge grows narrower as the GOP takes minuscule leads in two races.
December 01
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks during her weekly briefing, Nov. 20, 2020, in Washington, D.C.
December 01

Bipartisan group of lawmakers propose $908 billion compromise on COVID-19 relief

Sources caution that passing a relief bill will be an uphill battle.
December 01
Senator Mitt Romney speaks as bipartisan members of the Senate and House gather to announce a framework for fresh coronavirus disease (COVID-19) relief legislation at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Dec. 1, 2020.
December 01

White House vetting pardon requests as some push Trump to preemptively pardon family

Vetting has already commenced in some cases by White House lawyers, sources say.
December 01
President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to Washington from Camp David, Nov. 29, 2020.
December 01

Presidential transition of power: Examined

President Donald Trump authorized the General Services Administration to begin the presidential transition process. Here’s how it works.
December 01
President Donald Trump authorized the General Services Administration to begin the presidential transition process. Here’s how it works.
December 01

President-elect Joe Biden announces key members of his economic team

The nominees and appointees include the first female treasury secretary, Janet Yellen.
December 01
VIDEO: President-elect Joe Biden announces key members of his economic team
December 01

Controversial postal chief poised to remain in Biden administration

The USPS governing board, all Trump-appointed, has heaped praise on Louis DeJoy.
December 01
In this Aug. 24, 2020, file photo, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy testifies during a hearing before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
December 01

FDA chief summoned to White House amid pressure to authorize vaccine emergency use

The meeting comes as the FDA is reviewing multiple vaccine candidates.
December 01
FDA Commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn testifies during a hearing the federal response to COVID-19 in Washington, D.C, on Sept. 23, 2020.
December 01

Trump campaign lawyer calls for fired DHS election security official to be 'shot'

Chris Krebs has spoken out against the president's election fraud claims.
December 01
Christopher Krebs, director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, attends the Conference of Mayors 88th Winter Meeting at the Capital Hilton, in Washington, D.C., Jan. 22, 2020.
December 01

The Note: Biden turns to insiders, but COVID relief will have to wait

The insiders are out of power another seven weeks amid a spiraling pandemic.
December 01
President-elect Joe Biden speaks during a cabinet announcement event in Wilmington, Delaware, Nov. 24, 2020.
December 01

Career diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield returns as Biden’s pick for UN envoy

Her 35-year career took her around the world, far from where she grew up in La.
December 01
President-elect Joe Biden's U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations nominee Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield speaks at The Queen theater,in Wilmington, Del. , Nov. 24, 2020.
November 30

CDC warns Americans not to travel to Mexico as airlines see increased demand

Last month, Mexico was the "clear leader" for U.S.-International air travel.
November 30
In this Nov. 9, 2020, file photo, tourists enjoying the beach in Cancun, Mexico.
November 30

Former Trump lawyer Sidney Powell still pushing conspiracy-filled election lawsuits

Experts say the suits, though long shots, are "doing real damage."
November 30
Sidney Powell, right, speaks next to former Mayor of New York Rudy Giuliani, as members of President Donald Trump's legal team, during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters, Thursday Nov. 19, 2020.
November 30

Report warns of COVID-19 testing shortages in over half US states, territories

Rapid tests are in short supply as the U.S. heads deeper into the winter months.
November 30
In an aerial view from a drone, cars are lined up at Dodger Stadium for COVID-19 testing, Nov. 30, 2020, in Los Angeles.
November 30

Republicans attack, Democrats defend Biden’s outspoken pick for OMB director

GOP Sen. John Cornyn calls her "radioactive."
November 30
Neera Tanden, president and chief executive officer of the Center for American Progress Action Fund, listens during the National Forum on Wages and Working People in Las Vegas, April 27, 2019.
November 30

The Breakdown - Presidential transition in full swing

Plus, COVID-19 cases surge in Montana and this year's holiday spending trends.
November 30
VIDEO: The Breakdown - Presidential transition in full swing
November 30

Navy decides to scrap USS Bonhomme Richard after major fire

One of the two masts collapsed and the fire consumed large areas of the interior
November 30
In this July 12, 2020, file photo, boats combat a fire on board the U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard at Naval Base San Diego.
November 30

President-elect Joe Biden’s transition in full swing

Biden announces members of his communications and economics team.
November 30
VIDEO: President-elect Joe Biden’s transition in full swing
November 30

Economic impact of COVID-19

The big takeaways from spending patterns this holiday season.
November 30
VIDEO: Economic impact of COVID-19
November 30

COVID-19 in Montana

John Felton of the Yellowstone County Health Office discusses positive cases in the state.
November 30
VIDEO: COVID-19 in Montana
November 30

'Surge upon a surge'

Doctors say there will be an alarming increase of positive cases after the busy holiday weekend.
November 30
VIDEO: 'Surge upon a surge,' doctors warn
November 30

Economic impact of COVID-19 on small businesses

Small business owners are struggling to stay open amid the pandemic.
November 30
VIDEO: Economic impact of COVID-19 on small businesses
November 30

Who gets the vaccine first and who decides? 3 things to know

A CDC advisory committee is discussing who gets the COVID-19 vaccine and when.
November 30
A man receives a COVID-19 vaccination from Yaquelin De La Cruz at the Research Centers of America (RCA) in Hollywood, Fla., Aug. 13, 2020.
November 30

Trump still in denial about defeat as legal team mounts last-ditch challenges

The president admitted he’ll leave the White House but dug in on conspiracies.
November 30
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at the White House, Nov. 26, 2020.
November 30

Supreme Court skeptical of Trump's census plan

Removing immigrants from the count would affect seats in Congress, federal funds
November 30
In this Aug. 29, 2020, file photo, the Supreme Court of the United States is seen in Washington, D.C.
November 30

Photos: White House 2020 Christmas decorations revealed

Melania Trump said the "America the Beautiful" theme was inspired by history.
November 30
The Red Room of the White House with holiday decorations during a press preview, Nov. 30, 2020.
November 30

ABC News Live Prime: Monday, November 30, 2020

Former Trump official says ‘not enough’ being done by government to slow COVID; Census showdown; ‘Trafficked’ dives into black markets around the world
November 30
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Monday, November 30, 2020
November 30

‘Trafficked’ dives into black markets around the world

Mariana van Zeller discusses her upcoming series for National Geographic and the access she received to the underground world.
November 30
VIDEO: ‘Trafficked’ dives into black markets around the world

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