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Pediatrician charged in alleged murder-for-hire plot against ex-husband

Dr. Stephanie Russell allegedly tried to hire a hitman on several occasions.
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Dr. Stephanie Russell seen May 19, 2022 from the Oldham County, KY Detention Center.
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1 killed in Chicago warehouse shooting

One person is dead and two others were injured after a shooting broke out at a WeatherTech warehouse in Bolingbrook, Chicago, Saturday morning.
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One person is dead and two others were injured after a shooting broke out at a WeatherTech warehouse in Bolingbrook, Chicago, Saturday morning.
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Officer under investigation after alleged assault at abortion protest

A candidate for State Senate claimed she was attacked at an abortion protest.
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Rhode Island Senate candidate Jennifer Rourke is seen in this undated photo.
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Biden doesn't support expanding the Supreme Court, White House says

The president said the high court "has made some terrible decisions."
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White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre speaks during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, June 23, 2022.
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3 shot, 1 fatally, at WeatherTech warehouse shooting

A suspect has been apprehended, police said.
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WeatherTech warehouse in Bolingbrook, Illinois.
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On Location: June 25, 2022

Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
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Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
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Acceptance High

A look into an Alabama charter school with LGBTQ+ teens and the forces against it. At the Magic City Acceptance Academy, the lesson is simple: "You are perfect, just the way you are."
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VIDEO: Acceptance High
June 25

Abortions to move underground in half the US: Here's how it might work

Grassroots organizers look to virtual mailboxes and mobile clinics.
June 25
Paris Hatcher, head of the Black Feminist Future, leads a march to the Supreme Court in favor of abortion rights in Washington, June 18, 2022.
June 25

Wyoming abortion rights advocates fight for access up to the last minute

The state is one of 13 with a trigger ban against abortion.
June 25
Anti-abortion protesters demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court Building, June 15, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
June 25

Biden signs bipartisan gun safety bill

President Joe Biden signed a historical bipartisan gun legislation package Saturday morning.
June 25
VIDEO: Biden signs bipartisan gun safety bill
June 25

Biden signs into law the most significant federal gun safety reform in decades

The legislation passed Congress exactly one month after the Uvalde shooting.
June 25
President Joe Biden signs into law S. 2938, the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act gun safety bill, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, June 25, 2022.
June 25

Black bear dies after locking itself inside hot car while scavenging for food

"The vehicle's interior possibly reached over 140 degrees,” authorities said.
June 25
A black bear has died after accidentally locking itself inside a hot car while authorities say it was most likely scavenging for food on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, in Sevierville, Tennessee.
June 24

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade Friday after nearly 50 years, creating a seismic political and societal shift throughout the United States.
June 24
VIDEO: Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade
June 24

ABC News Live Prime: Friday, June 24, 2022

Fallout after the Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade; Judicial Crisis Network and Planned Parenthood presidents react to the ruling; How Catholic ow organizations are preparing for a post-Roe future.
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VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Friday, June 24, 2022
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The Rundown: Top headlines today: June 24, 2022

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
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VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: June 24, 2022
June 24

Kentucky Right to Life executive director says a child should not be 'an obstacle'

ABC News’ Trevor Ault spoke with Kentucky Right to Life executive director Addia Wuchner about how anti-abortion advocates are reacting to the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade.
June 24
VIDEO: ‘A child should never been seen as an obstacle’: Kentucky Right to Life executive director
June 24

Catholic church offers alternatives in a post Roe v. Wade world

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer reports on alternative services the Catholic church is offering women who may become pregnant after Roe v. Wade was struck down, and critics who say the church is unprepared.
June 24
VIDEO: Catholic church offers alternatives in a post Roe v. Wade world
June 24

‘Role of the Supreme Court is to be in step with the Constitution’: Carrie Severino

ABC News’ Trevor Ault spoke with Judicial Crisis Network President Carrie Severino about the conservative movement’s major victory as the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.
June 24
VIDEO: ‘Role of the Supreme Court is to be in step with the Constitution’: Carrie Severino
June 24

Lawmakers march to Supreme Court for abortion rights

Following Friday's Supreme Court decision, House Democrats marched from the Capitol to the Supreme Court to protest abortion access.
June 24
Following Friday's Supreme Court decision, House Democrats marched from the Capitol to the Supreme Court to protest abortion access.
June 24

'Stop the Steal' organizer Ali Alexander appears before federal grand jury

The appearance comes six months after he testified before the Jan. 6 committee.
June 24
Stop the Steal organizer Ali Alexander, left, returns to a conference room for a deposition meeting on Capitol Hill with the House select committee investigating the January 6th attack, Dec. 9, 2021 in Washington, DC.
June 24

How President Biden can protect abortion access with Roe gone

President Joe Biden harshly criticized the Supreme Court's decision and called on Congress to enshrine access in federal law.
June 24
President Joe Biden harshly criticized the Supreme Court's decision and called on Congress to enshrine access in federal law.
June 24

Separating church and state in the abortion discussion

Maureen Ferguson, senior fellow at the Catholic Association, reacts to the Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade.
June 24
VIDEO: Separating church and state in the abortion discussion
June 24

Photos: Americans react to the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade

The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the landmark Roe v. Wade abortion decision.
June 24
Anti-abortion campaigners celebrate outside the Supreme Court, June 24, 2022. The conservative-dominated court overturned the landmark 1973 "Roe v Wade" decision that enshrined a woman's right to an abortion and said individual states can permit or restrict the procedure themselves.
June 24

ABC News Live: Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

Plus, President Joe Biden addresses the nation in reaction to Friday’s Supreme Court decision to overturn federal abortion rights in the U.S.
June 24
VIDEO: ABC News Live: Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade
June 24

Impact overturning of Roe v. Wade will have on women of color

Teresa Younger, CEO of Ms. Foundation for Women, weighs in on the racial disparities that are evident in the health care system, and how this decision by the Supreme Court may further the divide.
June 24
VIDEO: Impact overturning of Roe v. Wade will have on women of color
June 24

Who was 'Jane Roe' in Roe v. Wade?

Norma McCorvey was the "Jane Roe" in the landmark Roe v. Wade 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion.
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Norma McCorvey was the "Jane Roe" in the landmark Roe v. Wade 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion.
June 24

Breaking down the Supreme Court’s decision overturning Roe v. Wade

ABC News offers thorough analysis of the Supreme Court opinion striking down Roe v. Wade.
June 24
VIDEO: Breaking down the Supreme Court’s decision overturning Roe v. Wade
June 24

Supreme Court decision leaves abortion rights up to states

Terri Austin, host and legal analyst of the Law and Crime Network, discusses how the overturning of Roe v. Wade will leave abortion rights up to state legislatures.
June 24
VIDEO: Supreme Court decision leaves abortion rights up to states
June 24

Jury to deliberate in Theranos executive Sunny Balwani's fraud trial

Balwani faces 10 counts of wire fraud, 2 counts of conspiracy to commit it.
June 24
Ramesh Balwani of Theranos arrives for motion hearing, Nov. 4, 2019, at the U.S. District Court House inside Robert F. Peckham Federal Building in San Jose, Calif.
June 24

Gun suicides soar as cause of death among youth

The rate of young people dying by suicide by means of firearm has increased faster than any other age group, according to a recent report by Everytown For Gun Safety. ABC News' Morgan Norwood reports.
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VIDEO: Gun suicides soar as cause of death among youth
June 24

With Roe overturned, experts fear for incarcerated people and reproductive care

"It's hard to predict the depths of trauma and adverse health effects."
June 24
Women walk along a corridor at the Los Angeles County women's jail in Lynwood, Calif., April 26, 2013.
June 24

1st LGBTQ National Park Service visitor center to open at Stonewall Inn

The Stonewall National Monument in New York City is the first national monument dedicated to the history of the LGBTQ rights movement.
June 24
The Stonewall National Monument in New York City is the first national monument dedicated to the history of the LGBTQ rights movement.
June 24

Many Americans expected to hit the road for July 4

An estimated 47.9 million Americans are expected to travel for Independence Day this year, according to AAA.
June 24
An estimated 47.9 million Americans are expected to travel for Independence Day this year, according to AAA.
June 24

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

The ruling is in line with a draft opinion that was leaked earlier this year.
June 24
VIDEO: Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade
June 24

1 month after Uvalde massacre, new revelations continue to compound community's grief

Multiple investigations into the police response remain ongoing.
June 24
Reggie Daniels pays his respects at a memorial honoring the two teachers and 19 students killed in the shooting at the school in Uvalde, Texas, June 9, 2022.
June 24

Library board reverses removal of Pride displays for children following outrage

The Smithtown Library board hosted an emergency meeting late Thursday following backlash, and decided to reverse the decision and issue an apology.
June 24
The Smithtown Library board hosted an emergency meeting late Thursday following backlash, and decided to reverse the decision and issue an apology.
June 24

Violence against abortion clinics rose in 2021, report says

The report finds strong links between abortion attacks and white supremacists.
June 24
Police officers try to separate abortion rights supporters and anti-abortion protesters outside the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., June 21, 2022.
June 24

Families remain heartbroken 1 year after Surfside condo collapse

Survivors of the Surfside, Florida, condo collapse remember their lost loved ones on the anniversary of the tragedy that took the lives of 98 people.
June 24
Survivors of the Surfside, Florida, condo collapse remember their lost loved ones on the anniversary of the tragedy that took the lives of 98 people.
June 24

Abortion rights activists vow to keep Roe v. Wade fight: 'They're not going to win'

Abortion rights activists are shocked that their 50-year efforts could fall.
June 24
Rep. Pat Schroeder addresses a rally of abortion rights activists at the Capitol, Nov. 2, 1977.
June 24

1st LGBTQ National Park Service center to open at Stonewall Inn

The groundbreaking service will be held on Friday.
June 24
People gather at the historic Stonewall Inn to celebrate the LGBTQ victory, in Greenwich Village, June 15, 2020.
June 24

Families remain heartbroken 1 year after Surfside condo collapse

Survivors remember their lost loved ones on the anniversary of the collapse.
June 24
A man stands next to flowers and pictures of some of the missing from the partially collapsed 12-story Champlain Towers South condo building at the makeshift memorial for the victims of the building collapse in Surfside, Fla., July 02, 2021.
June 24

1 year after Surfside collapse, local officials still working on building safety

An ABC News investigation found new plans to inspect buildings were cut short.
June 24
In an aerial view, a cleared lot where the 12-story Champlain Towers South condo building once stood is seen on June 22, 2022 in Surfside, Florida. This week marks the first anniversary of the tragic event where 98 people died when the building partially collapsed on June 24, 2021.
June 23

ABC News Live Prime: Thursday, June 23, 2022

Fallout after Supreme Court strikes down New York state gun law; California senator reacts to gun ruling; Jan. 6 committee examines Trump's pressure campaign on DOJ.
June 23
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Thursday, June 23, 2022
June 23

The Rundown: Top headlines today: June 23, 2022

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
June 23
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: June 23, 2022
June 23

By the Numbers: 50 years of Title IX

A look at the impact of Title IX’s protections against gender discrimination 50 years after its landmark passage.
June 23
VIDEO: By the Numbers: 50 years of Title IX
June 23

Court ruling on guns ‘misinterpreting the Constitution’: California Senator

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Sen. Alex Padilla on the Supreme Court’s ruling to expand gun rights and what it could mean going forward.
June 23
VIDEO: Court ruling on guns ‘misinterpreting the Constitution’: California Senator
June 23

Parents of college student sue university after son died after hazing incident

The parents filed the lawsuit over a year after their son died.
June 23
Stone Foltz was hospitalized after "alleged hazing activity involving alcohol consumption" at an off-campus Pi Kappa Alpha event at Bowling Green State University.
June 23

Library board reverses removal of Pride displays for children following outrage

Gov. Kathy Hochul denounced the initial move.
June 23
Children books that are fighting for survival at public schools because of their LGBTQ content are displayed at the annual Pride Town Hall at Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda, Md., May 21, 2022.
June 23

Buffalo mayor calls SCOTUS gun ruling ‘a dark day’

10 people were killed at a grocery store in Buffalo on May 14.
June 23
Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown leaves the funeral of Aaron Salter Jr., the security guard and former police officer who was killed by suspect Payton Gendron during the mass shooting at a Tops supermarket, at The Chapel at Crosspoint in Buffalo, N.Y., May 25, 2022.
June 23

SCOTUS ruling prevents states from addressing gun violence: Breyer

The liberal justice opposed the ruling in light of rising gun violence.
June 23
A view of the U.S. Supreme Court Building on June 23, 2022 in Washington, DC.