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Young mother and her 4 daughters under the age of 6 die in tragic house fire

“In my 30 years of service, this is the most difficult scene I’ve responded to."
28 minutes ago
A 25-year-old mother and her four young daughters have been killed after a house fire ravaged their family home at approximately 10:30 a.m. in Des Plaines, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, on Jan. 27, 2021.
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'Sleepwalking' killer decades after murdering wife: 'I do not know what happened'

Falater's sleepwalking defense made sensational headlines in the '90s.
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Scott Falater was convicted of murdering his wife Yarmila in 1999.
January 27

ABC News Live Prime: Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Author Meena Harris discusses her new book, 'Ambitious Girl'; A grim coronavirus prediction, 1 year later; Reddit community WallStreetBets squeezes short sellers
January 27
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Wednesday, January 27, 2021
January 27

Confused cat meets her Lego doppelgänger

A cat named Socks came face to face with her Lego doppelgänger after her owner won a "Build Your Cat" competition in Australia.
January 27
VIDEO: Confused cat meets her Lego doppelgänger
January 27

Reddit community WallStreetBets squeezes short sellers

ABC News' Rebecca Jarvis breaks down the Wall Street battle between established hedge funds and a group of internet traders who are causing some stock prices to skyrocket.
January 27
VIDEO: Reddit community WallStreetBets squeezes short sellers
January 27

A grim coronavirus prediction, 1 year later

Dr. James Lawler, a former White House official who predicted 480,000 U.S. COVID deaths last February, now says we could see “several hundred thousand” more.
January 27
VIDEO: A grim coronavirus prediction, 1 year later
January 27

The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 27, 2021

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines
January 27
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 27, 2021
January 27

By the Numbers: The pandemic’s toll on working parents

Parents of remote learners are more likely to be out of work or working part-time compared to parents whose children are back in school, a study finds.
January 27
VIDEO: By the Numbers: The pandemic’s toll on working parents
January 27

Author Meena Harris discusses her new book, 'Ambitious Girl'

Author, entrepreneur and lawyer Meena Harris discusses the importance of representation for young girls and seeing her aunt, Kamala Harris, sworn-in as vice president.
January 27
VIDEO: Author Meena Harris discusses her new book, 'Ambitious Girl'
January 27

After tumultuous election year, some states strive to change voting rights

A new report looked at proposed state bills and how they would affect elections.
January 27
A woman casts her ballot at Philadelphia City Hall, Oct. 27, 2020, in Philadelphia.
January 27

Icicles form amid icy waves on Lake Michigan

Icicles formed along a pier at Chicago's North Avenue Beach amid winter weather and icy waves on Lake Michigan.
January 27
Icicles formed along a pier at Chicago's North Avenue Beach amid winter weather and icy waves on Lake Michigan.
January 27

Lawyer, single mom finds solace in community aid during COVID-19 unemployment

Liceny Espaillat always thought she would be beyond the reach of poverty.
January 27
Espaillat lives in a two-bedroom apartment in New Jersey with her 4-year-old son, Ethan. She said she juggles school, parenting and a few hours of independent legal work for her own, one-woman, law firm from her bedroom while she looks for a full-time job.
January 27

3 teens arrested in mysterious arson that killed 5 members of Senegalese family

Three people in white masks were seen burning down the family's home.
January 27
Members of the Senegalese community watch as bodies are removed from a burnt home after five people were killed inside on Aug. 5, 2020, in Denver.
January 27

The Breakdown: Biden signs executive orders to tackle climate crisis

Plus, Holocaust survivors on what getting the COVID-19 vaccine means to them and a reformed white nationalist discusses how to help loved ones in QAnon.
January 27
VIDEO: The Breakdown: Biden signs executive orders to tackle climate crisis
January 27

Biden official lays out climate plan

A climate official for President Joe Biden talks about his new executive orders to address the climate crisis.
January 27
VIDEO: Biden official lays out climate plan
January 27

How to pull someone away from QAnon conspiracy

Shannon Foley Martinez, a reformed neo-Nazi, talks about how to help loved ones who are in QAnon.
January 27
VIDEO: How to pull someone away from QAnon conspiracy
January 27

Survivors share stories on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Holocaust survivors share their stories and talk about why it’s important for them to get vaccinated during the pandemic.
January 27
VIDEO: Survivors share stories on Holocaust Remembrance Day
January 27

White House delivers COVID-19 briefing

Dr. Anthony Fauci, federal officials and medical experts talk about vaccines and other pandemic plans in the White House COVID-19 briefing.
January 27
VIDEO: White House delivers COVID-19 briefing
January 27

Biden signs executive order on climate change

President Joe Biden addresses climate change and the White House COVID-19 response team talks about the shortage of vaccines and plans for dealing with the pandemic moving forward.
January 27
VIDEO: Biden signs executive order on climate change
January 27

How Biden is reversing Trump's environmental actions

The newly appointed president was ready to undo Trump's agenda.
January 27
Seated in the Oval Office, President Donald Trump, left, Aug. 28, 2020, and President Joe Biden, right, Jan. 20, 2021.
January 27

COVID-19 'long-haulers' trying to decode lasting symptoms a year after falling ill

One man who had COVID-19 in March 2020 still undergoes dialysis weekly.
January 27
Shaun Evans, pictured with his wife Sarah Evans, tested positive for COVID-19 in early March 2020. He now receives dialysis three times a week as a result of the illness.
January 27

California mudslides trap residents, damage homes

The mudslides are near the burn scar area from last year's River Fire.
January 27
Dangerous mudslides trapped residents and damaged homes in Monterey County, Calif., Jan. 27, 2021.
January 27

Biden signs executive order on climate change

The president said his plan provides "concrete, actionable solutions" not "pie in the sky dreams" to address problems plaguing the country, including extreme weather and poor air quality.
January 27
Biden signs executive order on climate change
January 27

Pickup truck swerves, collides with oncoming vehicle in Utah

Several people were hurt, with one person suffering serious injuries, authorities said.
January 27
Several people were hurt, with one person suffering serious injuries, authorities said.
January 27

USPS driver battles snowy street in Nebraska

The driver managed to make his deliveries on the slippery street.
January 27
The driver managed to make his deliveries on the slippery street.
January 27

Arizona man shot by police while holding baby

Phoenix police release video of the officer who took down a suspect.
January 27
Phoenix police release video of the officer who took down a suspect.
January 27

Kids and coronavirus: CDC finds "little evidence" of transmission in schools

A new CDC report says students can return to the classroom with proper precautions, plus, Johnson & Johnson could report vaccine trial results early next week.
January 27
VIDEO: Kids and coronavirus: CDC finds "little evidence" of transmission in schools
January 27

70-year-old man at-large after allegedly killing 2 duck hunters

David Vowell is considered armed and dangerous.
January 27
Tennessee Bureau of Investigations agents are asking for help locating a person of interest, identified as David Vowell, in a homicide investigation in Obion County.
January 27

As Biden enters White House, some allies, former staffers thrive as lobbyists

One lobbyist firm is owned by the brother of Biden's new White House counselor.
January 27
President Joe Biden speaks about his plan to combat the coronavirus pandemic in the State Dinning Room of the White House, Jan. 21, 2021, in Washington.
January 27

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January 27
Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
January 27

3rd storm in a row slams US causing threats of mudslides, flooding and avalanches

Twenty-two states are under snow, wind and flood alerts.
January 27
Kelly Sanchez, 7, left, and her sister Kyara, 5, play in freshly fallen snow at the intersection of Far Hills Avenue and Sky Vista Drive in Summerlin in Las Vegas Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021.
January 27

Report warns officials are 'very likely' to be cyberattack targets amid transition

The document details several tactics attackers could employ to gain access.
January 27
January 26

ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Where do inmates fit on vaccination priority list?; Sen. Murphy on COVID relief: ‘We don’t have the luxury of time’; Fitness companies adapting to age of COVID
January 26
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, January 26, 2021
January 26

Travel tips amid COVID-19 guidelines

The Points Guy CEO Brian Kelly tells you what you need to know about pandemic travel and how to navigate the latest international restrictions.
January 26
VIDEO: Travel tips amid COVID-19 guidelines
January 26

The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 26, 2021

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
January 26
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 26, 2021
January 26

Elephants play in the snow at Arizona zoo

Elephants at Reid Park Zoo in Tucson seem to be enjoying the winter weather.
January 26
VIDEO: Elephants play in the snow at Arizona zoo
January 26

Where do inmates fit on vaccination priority list?

ABC News’ Linsey Davis gives an in-depth look at the controversy over the recommendation that prisoners be among the first to be vaccinated.
January 26
VIDEO: Where do inmates fit on vaccination priority list?
January 26

Off-duty cop, 'mob' allegedly tried to break into Black teen's home: Lawsuit

Two people have been criminally charged for the incident.
January 26
In this screen grab taken from a video, Dameon Shepard and his mother, Monica Shephard are shown.
January 26

Fitness companies adapting to age of COVID

ABC News' Will Carr explores how the fitness industry is evolving its workouts and business models to adapt to exercise in the pandemic age.
January 26
VIDEO: Fitness companies adapting to age of COVID
January 26

Sen. Murphy on COVID relief: ‘We don’t have the luxury of time’

Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., discusses former President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial and trying to get bipartisan support for President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 relief bill.
January 26
VIDEO: Sen. Murphy on COVID relief: ‘We don’t have the luxury of time’
January 26

By the Numbers: Early data shows real-world COVID-19 vaccine success

COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations have dropped dramatically in populations with high vaccination rates, preliminary data shows.
January 26
VIDEO: By the Numbers: Early data shows real-world COVID-19 vaccine success
January 26

Pharmacist pleads guilty to intentionally sabotaging COVID vaccines

The suspect told investigators he was skeptical of the Moderna vaccine.
January 26
Pharmacist Stephen Brandenburg in a police booking photo.
January 26

1 dead after car strikes multiple pedestrians in Portland, Oregon

At least six people were taken to the hospital.
January 26
Police investigate after a driver struck and injured at least five people over a 20-block stretch of Southeast Portland, Ore., before crashing and fleeing on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, according to witnesses.
January 26

Latinos in LA area disproportionately affected by COVID

The virus-related death toll among Latinos is double that of whites, data shows.
January 26
People register at a walkin COVID-19 test site in Los Angeles, Jan. 25, 2021.
January 26

The Breakdown: Senators sworn in as impeachment trial jurors

Plus, President Joe Biden signs executive order on racial equity, and COVID-19 variants spread worldwide.
January 26
VIDEO: The Breakdown: Senators are sworn in as impeachment trial jurors
January 26

COVID-19 variant concerns

Coronavirus cases worldwide reached 100 million as new variants keep spreading.
January 26
VIDEO: COVID-19 variant concern
January 26

Racial equity executive orders

Sirius XM’s Mike Muse and Leah Wright Rigueur, an associate professor of history, discuss President Joe Biden's new executive actions addressing race issues in the U.S.
January 26
VIDEO: Racial equity Executive orders
January 26

Some nursing homes struggling to find takers for leftover vaccines

Distribution issues mean some facilities have extra doses that need reallocated.
January 26
Nursing home resident Lydu Trudeau receives a COVID-19 vaccine from pharmacist Nadine M. Mackey at PowerBack Rehabilitation, in Phoenixville, Pa., Dec. 28, 2020.
January 26

Phoenix police release video of officer who took down suspect holding baby hostage

The baby was not injured during the incident, according to police.
January 26
Body camera footage released by the Phoenix Police Department shows officers during an incident in Phoenix, Ariz., on Jan. 9, 2021, where police shot and killed 37-year-old Paul Bolden.
January 26

Dog rescued from 4-foot hole on New Jersey beach

It took police, firefighters and local contractors 40 minutes to rescue the dog from the hole in Atlantic City.
January 26
It took police, firefighters and local contractors 40 minutes to rescue the dog from the hole in Atlantic City.