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As White House announces vaccine plan for kids 5-11, states prep for complex rollout

ABC News has obtained the CDC plan advising states how to carry it out.
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Middle school student Elise Robinson receives her first coronavirus vaccination, May 12, 2021, in Decatur, Ga.
October 20

White House defends Rahm Emanuel's ambassador bid

The White House is defending Rahm Emanuel's ambassadorial nomination, set for a Wednesday hearing, against liberal backlash.
October 20
The White House is defending Rahm Emanuel's ambassadorial nomination, set for a Wednesday hearing, against liberal backlash.
October 20

Senate Republicans expected to defeat voting rights reform bill

The vote will likely increase pressure to change the filibuster rule.
October 20
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks to reporters after a Republican strategy meeting at the Capitol in Washington, Oct. 19, 2021.
October 20

Jan. 6 committee plays to GOP concerns over Trump: The Note

The hearing was meant to remind non-Trump-loyal voters of what his hold means.
October 20
Protesters ascend the Capitol building in Washington, Jan. 6, 2021.
October 19

Jan. 6 committee recommends holding Bannon in contempt

The committee wants his "specific knowledge about the events" of Jan. 6.
October 19
Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon exits the Manhattan Federal Court on Aug. 20, 2020, in the Manhattan borough of New York.
October 19

White House defends Rahm Emanuel's ambassador nomination against liberal backlash

At question is Emanuel's handling of the 2014 police killing of Laquan McDonald.
October 19
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel reacts to aldermanic speeches in his honor during a city council meeting, April 10, 2019.
October 19
The booster shot for the Pfizer vaccine against COVID-19 is administered to a Texas resident over 65 at a pharmacy clinic in Austin, Texas, Oct. 4, 2021.
October 19

Biden admin backs down on tracking bank accounts with over $600 annual transactions

Those who receive W-2 forms would be exempt from the IRS data collection.
October 19
A pressman aerates an uncut stack of $1 dollar notes at the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, Nov. 15, 2017.
October 19

Biden fighting to keep his agenda moving

President Joe Biden’s agenda is on the line as he tries to rally support against the latest legislation that peels back voting rights as well as the latest on the Jan. 6 investigation.
October 19
VIDEO: Biden fighting to keep his agenda moving
October 19

Biden meets with members of Congress to discuss agenda

President Joe Biden met with progressives and moderates to discuss passing the infrastructure bill.
October 19
President Joe Biden met with progressives and moderates to discuss passing the infrastructure bill.
October 19

Donald Trump versus 'Electric Avenue''s Eddy Grant

Grant is pressing ahead with his lawsuit.
October 19
Former President Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a rally at the Iowa State Fairgrounds on Oct. 09, 2021, in Des Moines, Iowa.
October 19

China's reported hypersonic weapon test raises security concerns

"They now have a weapon ... we can't defend against," one expert said.
October 19
DF-17 Dongfeng medium-range ballistic missiles equipped with a DF-ZF hypersonic glide vehicle participate in a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Republic in Beijing Oct. 1, 2019.
October 19

Trump sues Jan. 6 committee

Former President Donald Trump filed a lawsuit against the Jan. 6 select committee and the National Archives as he seeks to block the release of presidential records related to his communication.
October 19
Former President Donald Trump filed a lawsuit Monday against the Jan. 6 select committee and the National Archives as he seeks to block the release of presidential records related to his communications around the insurrection.
October 19

Federal voting rights push nears quiet end: The Note

Republicans are expected to block Dems' latest attempt to pass a bill this week.
October 19
Voting rights activists rally at the White House, in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 5, 2021.
October 18

Trump sues to block release of Jan. 6 records to Congress

The lawsuit asks that the district court "invalidate the Committee's requests."
October 18
President Donald Trump speaks during a "Save America Rally" near the White House in Washington, D.C., Jan. 6, 2021.
October 18

Colin Powell, former secretary of state, dies of COVID-19 complications

He was 84 years old and "fully vaccinated," his family said.
October 18
In this photo taken Nov. 9, 2011, Former Secretary of State Colin Powell speaks in New York.
October 18

Sinclair Broadcast Group hit with ransomware attack

There have been at least two major ransomware attacks in the U.S. this year.
October 18
This Aug. 9, 2021, file photo illustration, shows the Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) logo is seen on a smartphone and a computer screen.
October 18

FBI, US embassy working to obtain release of Americans kidnapped in Haiti

Gang violence has soared in Haiti, where kidnappings for ransom are common.
October 18
A sign reading "Bible Training Centre, Strive to receive praise from God" is seen at the Christian Aid Ministries compound after the abduction of a U.S.-based group of missionaries fueled international concerns over gang violence, in Titanyen, on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, Haiti on Oct. 18, 2021.
October 18

Secretary of State Antony Blinken remarks on death of Colin Powell

Blinken remembers the life and legacy of the former Secretary of State.
October 18
VIDEO: Secretary of State Antony Blinken remarks on death of Colin Powell
October 18

Democrats struggle to define bills they can’t agree on: The Note

Biden and Manchin are warring over what should be in the social spending bill.
October 18
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi meets with reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Oct. 12, 2021.
October 17

Former President Bill Clinton leaves hospital following blood infection

Clinton has had several health problems, mostly with his heart.
October 17
Former President Bill Clinton attends a meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Action Network in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Feb. 18, 2020.
October 17

Border policies pushing migrants to take more risks, advocates say

Migrants are pushing the boundaries and deaths are rising.
October 17
A section of the southern border wall, Sept. 23, 2021, in Del Rio, Texas.
October 17

'This Week' Transcript 10-17-21: Dr. Anthony Fauci

This is a rush transcript of "This Week" airing Sunday, October 17.
October 17
Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Anthony Fauci speaks after a White House Coronavirus Task Force briefing in Washington, June 26, 2021.
October 16

Separated from family in US, a young Afghan woman pleads for help getting out

"We are like prisoners in our own home," the university-educated woman said.
October 16
An Afghan woman, whose name is being withheld for security concerns, graduates from university in a 2018 family photo.
October 15

Biden calls for prosecutions of those who defy Jan. 6 committee

The committee will meet to consider contempt proceedings against Steve Bannon.
October 15
President Joe Biden speaks to reporters as he arrives on the South Lawn of the White House Oct. 15, 2021, in Washington, D.C. Biden traveled to Hartford and Storrs, Conn., to promote parts of his Build Back Better agenda.
October 15

First lady hits the road, lending star power to gubernatorial races

She is not the only high-profile surrogate showing up for the candidates.
October 15
First lady Jill Biden speaks during a visit at the Arturo Velasquez Institute on Oct. 13 2021, in Chicago.
October 15

FDA, CDC considering whether to allow mixing COVID booster shots

A senior FDA official says he would be interested in collecting more data.
October 15
A medical worker prepares a syringe with a dose of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine at union hall hosting a vaccination site in Chicago, April 6, 2021.
October 15

CDC releases 2021 holiday guidance to prevent spread of COVID-19

Guidance urges anyone not vaccinated to get a shot before holiday gatherings.
October 15
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky answers a question during a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing, May 19, 2021. in Washington, D.C.
October 15

Independent FDA panel votes to authorize booster shots for Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The J&J booster shot will be the same as the initial singular shot.
October 15
Vials of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at a pharmacy in Denver, March 6, 2021.
October 15

Dr. Anthony Fauci Sunday on “This Week” With Co-Anchor Martha Raddatz

This is a listing for "This Week" airing Sunday, October 17, 2021.
October 15
This Week with George Stephanopoulos
October 15

US Capitol Police officer charged with obstruction related to Jan. 6 attack

He made a court appearance Friday afternoon.
October 15
Supporters of President Donald Trump riot inside the US Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington.
October 15

What's causing America's massive supply-chain disruptions?

Untangling supply chain woes could take much longer, experts say.
October 15
As far as the eye can see cargo trucks wait in long lines to enter The Port of Los Angeles as the port is set to begin operating around the clock, Oct. 13, 2021, in San Pedro, Calif.
October 15

Capitol Police use support dogs in wake of Jan. 6

In the wake of the traumatic Jan 6. attack, U.S. Capitol Police are expanding resources to help officers, including two new "wellness dogs."
October 15
In the wake of the traumatic Jan 6. attack, U.S. Capitol Police are expanding resources to help officers, including two new "wellness dogs."
October 15

Texas abortion ban upheld by federal appeals court

The most restrictive abortion law in the country remains in effect, after a federal appeals court sided with Texas.
October 15
The most restrictive abortion law in the country remains in effect, after a federal appeals court sided with Texas.
October 15

Democrats take fight vs. Trump to Virginia: The Note

Republicans aren't the only ones counting on former President Trump for turnout.
October 15
Former President Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Perry, Ga., Sept. 25, 2021.
October 14

COVID accounted for 62% of police officer deaths in 2020

Those fallen officers were honored by Attorney General Merrick Garland during a candlelight vigil.
October 14
Those fallen officers were honored by Attorney General Merrick Garland during a candlelight vigil.
October 14

Ex-Boeing test pilot indicted for fraud in 737 Max probe

He is the first Boeing employee to be charged over the 737 Max's failures.
October 14
A Boeing 737 MAX airplane piloted by FAA Chief Steve Dickson lands Boeing Field to conclude a test flight, Sept., 30, 2020, in Seattle.
October 14

Youngkin calls pledge to flag 'carried' at Jan. 6 rally 'weird and wrong'

The pledge occurred at a Virginia rally to support the statewide GOP ticket.
October 14
Virginia republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin speaks to law enforcement officers during a breakfast marking Police Week, Oct. 14, 2021, in Vienna, Va.
October 14

Independent FDA panel votes to authorize Moderna booster for some Americans

The FDA advisory panel also will consider mixing and matching vaccines.
October 14
A nurse shows a vial of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine.
October 14

Capitol Police using support dogs in wake of Jan. 6 trauma

It's part of an effort to help officers heal.
October 14
Lila, one of two new Capitol Hill Police Wellness dogs reports for duty, in an undated photo.
October 14

Biden administration embraces Trump-era Middle East agreements

Biden prefers diplomacy to deal with Iran's nuclear program, the U.S. said.
October 14
Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan take part in a joint news conference at the State Department in Washington, Oct, 13, 2021.
October 14

In 2020, 62% of police deaths were caused by COVID: One officer's story

That news comes amid a renewed push to get officers vaccinated.
October 14
Culpeper County, Virginia Sheriff's Department Captain James Anthony "Tony" Sisk is pictured in an undated handout photo. Sisk died of COVID-19 on Oct. 1, 2021.
October 14

Trump renews threats to GOP over election lies: The Note

His new statement may be one Republicans can't ignore.
October 14
Former President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa, Oct. 9, 2021.
October 14

US pushes diplomacy, preps sanctions as Ethiopia launches new offensive in brutal war

Up to 900,000 people are already facing famine conditions because of fighting.
October 14
Ethiopian National Defence Forces soldiers train in the field of Dabat, northeast of the city of Gondar, Ethiopia, on Sept. 15, 2021.
October 13

How Biden hopes to solve holiday shipping crunch

Holiday delays could prove politically problematic for the president.
October 13
President Joe Biden delivers remarks on efforts to address global supply chain bottlenecks during an event in the East Room of the White House, Oct. 13, 2021.
October 13

Justices divide sharply on reinstating Boston Marathon bomber death sentence

The justices sparred over whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev received a fair sentencing.
October 13
Police officers hear the second explosion down the street. The first explosion knocked down 78-year-old US marathon runner Bill Iffrig at the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon, April 15, 2013.
October 13

Mayorkas calling for end to ICE raids shows diversity of Biden's cabinet, experts say

Four members of President Joe Biden's cabinet identify as Latino.
October 13
Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas looks on during a conference at SRE Building, Oct. 8, 2021, in Mexico City, Mexico.
October 13

Declarations of independence show limits to party unity: The Note

Political leaders are attempting to look beyond party identity.
October 13
Andrew Yang attends the 2021 New York Comic Con, Oct. 10, 2021, in New York.
October 13

Justices consider Boston Marathon bomber death sentence as Biden halts executions

The DOJ wants the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev despite the moratorium.
October 13
Investigators examine the scene of the second bombing outside the Forum Restaurant on Boylston Street near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon.
October 12

House votes to temporarily raise debt limit

The measure now heads to Biden's desk for his signature.
October 12
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks during her weekly press briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, Oct. 12, 2021.
Protesters ascend the Capitol building in Washington, Jan. 6, 2021.
Protesters ascend the Capitol building in Washington, Jan. 6, 2021.
Oct 20
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