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Trump's Secret Service protection had been increased due to Iran threat: Sources

The U.S. Secret Service in recent weeks had increased Donald Trump's security detail due to intelligence Iran threated to assassinate him, according to three officials.
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Former President Donald Trump leaves the courtroom at the end of the day's proceedings in his criminal trial for allegedly covering up hush money payments at Manhattan Criminal Court, May 14, 2024, in New York.
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How Trump's assassination attempt compares to the attempt on Ronald Reagan in 1981

On March 30, 1981, gunfire erupted outside the Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C. after Reagan delivered a speech before members of the AFL-CIO.
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In this split image, Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is helped off by Secret Service at the stage after shots at a campaign event in Butler, Pa., July 13, 2024, and former President Ronald Reagan is shoved into the President's limousine by Secret Service agents after being shot outside a Washington hotel, March 30, 1981.
38 minutes ago

Trump assassination attempt timeline: Witnesses saw gunman 2 minutes before shooting

A minute-by-minute timeline of the shooting in Butler, Pennsylvania that left Trump shot, one spectator and the suspected gunman dead and two others critically injured.
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Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is helped off the stage by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign event in Butler, Pa., on July 13, 2024.
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Trump shooting timeline: How the assassination attempt unfolded

A minute-by-minute analysis of multiple videos from Trump's rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, on July 13.
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VIDEO: Trump shooting timeline: How the assassination attempt unfolded
1 hour ago

What to know about Trump’s VP pick, JD Vance

The 39-year-old senator from Ohio whose 2016 memoir, "Hillbilly Elegy," was turned into a Netflix adaptation in 2020, would be one of the youngest vice presidents in U.S. history if elected.
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VIDEO: What to know about Trump’s VP pick, JD Vance
2 hours ago

New details emerge in Trump assassination attempt investigation

The attempted assassination was being investigated as a potential act of domestic terrorism, the FBI said in a statement late Sunday.
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A member of the FBI Evidence Response Team, works near the building where a gunman was shot dead by law enforcement in Butler, Pennsylvania, July 15, 2024.
3 hours ago

Trump reflects in the aftermath of his assassination attempt

ABC News chief Washington correspondent Jon Karl provides more information from his interview with Trump.
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VIDEO: Trump reflects in the aftermath of his assassination attempt
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Secret Service continues investigation into Trump assassination attempt

The Secret Service continues to investigate the suspect's motives, as authorities have gained access to his phone.
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VIDEO: Head of Secret Service speaks out for 1st time since Trump assassination attempt
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Wisconsin voters speak to ABC News about the 2024 issues they care about the most

Wisconsin voters shared with ABC News what issues matter to them this election. They include inflation, border, health care and democracy.
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Wisconsin voters sit down at Miss Katie's Diner in Wisconsin to talk about the Republican National Convention.
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Special counsel appeals after Florida judge dismisses Trump classified documents case

ABC News’ Katherine Faulders discusses Judge Aileen Cannon’s reasoning behind the dismissal.
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VIDEO: Special counsel appeals after Florida judge dismisses Trump classified documents case
4 hours ago

FBI, DHS warn of possible 'follow-on or retaliatory' attacks following Trump shooting

Following the attempted assassination of former President Trump, the FBI has issued a bulletin warning law enforcement about possible "follow-on or retaliatory" attacks.
4 hours ago
Security forces members stand guard outside Trump Tower after Trump was injured when shots were fired during a campaign rally held in Butler, in New York, July 13, 2024.
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'Girl dad' killed at Trump rally died protecting his family

The man killed at a Trump rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, on Saturday has been identified as Corey Comperatore.
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Corey Comperatore is seen in this undated image shared by his family.
July 16, 2024 at 2:40 PM

By picking J.D. Vance for VP, Trump doubles down on Trumpism

The youngest VP nominee in decades, J.D. Vance echoes Donald Trump's populist conservative message and could continue his legacy for years.
July 16, 2024 at 2:40 PM
(L-R) J.D. Vance, a Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Ohio, shakes hands with former President Donald Trump during a rally hosted by the former president at the Delaware County Fairgrounds on April 23, 2022 in Delaware, Ohio.
July 16, 2024 at 2:35 PM

Jack Black cancels tour after Tenacious D bandmate makes Trump shooting joke

Tenacious D, the band led by Jack Black, is calling off its tour and putting "all future creative plans on hold" after Kyle Gass joked about Donald Trump being shot.
July 16, 2024 at 2:35 PM
Kyle Gass and Jack Black of Tenacious D perform at The Theater at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas on December 30, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
July 16, 2024 at 2:32 PM

Trump appears at RNC after attack

One of the most anticipated moments of Trump's campaign happened Monday, when former President Donald Trump named 39-year-old Ohio Sen. J.D. Vance as his running mate.
July 16, 2024 at 2:32 PM
VIDEO: Trump appears at RNC after attack
July 16, 2024 at 2:17 PM

What to know about judge’s dismissal of Trump classified documents case

A Florida judge abruptly dismissed the federal indictment accusing former President Donald Trump of mishandling classified documents.
July 16, 2024 at 2:17 PM
VIDEO: What to know about judge’s dismissal of Trump classified documents case
July 16, 2024 at 2:12 PM

Trump assassination attempt: What we know 2 days later

The latest in the investigation into the attempted assassination of former president Trump including new information about the shooter.
July 16, 2024 at 2:12 PM
VIDEO:  Trump assassination attempt: What we know 2 days later
July 16, 2024 at 2:10 PM

'Loner' and 'nice': Complex portrait of gunman in Trump assassination attempt emerges

The suspect, Thomas Matthew Crooks, 20, allegedly opened fire on former President Donald Trump before being shot and killed by the U.S. Secret Service.
July 16, 2024 at 2:10 PM
Republican candidate Donald Trump is seen with blood on his face surrounded by secret service agents as he is taken off the stage at a campaign event at Butler Farm Show Inc. in Butler, Pennsylvania, July 13, 2024.
July 16, 2024 at 2:05 PM

Biden gives 1st interview since Trump assassination attempt

President Joe Biden is back on the campaign trail after pausing in the wake of the attack on Donald Trump, even as he urges the country to lower the political temperature.
July 16, 2024 at 2:05 PM
VIDEO: Biden gives 1st interview since Trump assassination attempt
July 16, 2024 at 1:55 PM

Gunman opened fire at Trump rally as witnesses say they tried to alert police

As federal investigators continue to probe the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump, witnesses said they tried to point out the gunman to police.
July 16, 2024 at 1:55 PM
A person writes a message on a Get Well Soon poster board during a vigil for former President Donald Trump at Zeidler Union Square, July 14, 2024, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
July 16, 2024 at 1:31 PM

Law enforcement searches for motive of Trump shooter

The FBI said they have conducted more than 100 interviews and have gained entry to the cellphone of the 20-year-old man who tried to assassinate former President Donald Trump.
July 16, 2024 at 1:31 PM
VIDEO: Law enforcement searches for motive of Trump shooter
July 16, 2024 at 10:23 AM

A judge invalidated the special counsel probing Trump. Could it impact other cases?

Monday's surprise ruling dismissing former President Trump's classified documents case appears unlikely to impact his other legal cases.
July 16, 2024 at 10:23 AM
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks at a Get Out The Vote rally in Conway, S.C., Feb. 10, 2024.
July 16, 2024 at 10:22 AM

What's next for Trump's classified documents case? Experts weigh in

A judge's decision to dismiss Donald Trump's classified documents case not only sidelined the case, but could also upend the practice of appointing special counsels.
July 16, 2024 at 10:22 AM
Former President Donald Trump at New York State Supreme Court in New York, on Oct. 2, 2023.
July 16, 2024 at 5:00 AM

Trump picks JD Vance as his vice president

Former President Donald Trump has chosen Ohio Sen. J.D. Vance as his running mate, adding a young, ideological ally to the Republican 2024 ticket.
July 16, 2024 at 5:00 AM
VIDEO: Trump picks JD Vance as his vice president
July 16, 2024 at 4:25 AM

Trump elevates an ally in JD Vance and sets the course of the GOP's future: ANALYSIS

Donald Trump tapped a vocal defender in the form of Sen. J.D. Vance, R-Ohio, to join his ticket -- and in doing so, is helping set the course of the GOP's future.
July 16, 2024 at 4:25 AM
Republican vice-presidential candidate Sen. JD Vance arrives on the floor during the first day of the 2024 Republican National Convention, July 15, 2024, in Milwaukee.
July 16, 2024 at 4:16 AM

After Trump assassination attempt, questions swirl about what happened

As the investigation into the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump intensified Sunday, the U.S. Secret Service was coming under scrutiny.
July 16, 2024 at 4:16 AM
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is helped off the stage by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign event in Butler, Pa., on July 13, 2024.
July 16, 2024 at 3:17 AM

Milwaukee voters talk about assassination attempt on Trump, economy, Biden's age

Four Milwaukee voters sit down with ABC News to discuss issues most important to them and their concerns about Trump and Biden.
July 16, 2024 at 3:17 AM
Milwaukee voters talk about assassination attempt on Trump, economy, Biden's age
July 16, 2024 at 2:43 AM

ABC Exclusive: Trump rally shooting 'unacceptable,' Secret Service director says

In her first network interview since the assassination attempt on Trump, Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle said the Pennsylvania rally shooting was "unacceptable."
July 16, 2024 at 2:43 AM
U.S. Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle sat down with ABC News in her first network interview since the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump.
July 16, 2024 at 2:31 AM

Trump arrives with bandage on ear

This is his first public appearance since the attempted assassination on Saturday at his rally.
July 16, 2024 at 2:31 AM
VIDEO: Trump arrives with bandage on ear
July 16, 2024 at 1:59 AM

Trump tells ABC News assassination attempt 'has an impact,' reacts to Biden call

Former President Donald Trump said the assassination attempt on his life over the weekend has left an impact.
July 16, 2024 at 1:59 AM
Former President Donald Trump on stage as gunshots are fired at his campaign rally in Butler, Pa., July 13, 2024.
July 16, 2024 at 1:41 AM

How will attempted assassination of Trump affect lawmakers’ work?

538 discusses how the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump will affect the work that lawmakers do.
July 16, 2024 at 1:41 AM
VIDEO: How will attempted assassination of Trump affect lawmakers’ work? | 538 Politics Podcast
July 16, 2024 at 1:31 AM

Congresswoman Cammack reacts to deadly Trump Rally shooting

Congresswoman Kat Cammack spoke to ABC News’ Jay Obrien about the shooting of firefighter Corey Comperatore, saying the event hits "close to home" as her husband is also a first responder.
July 16, 2024 at 1:31 AM
VIDEO: Congresswoman Cammack reacts to deadly Trump Rally shooting
July 16, 2024 at 12:37 AM

New video shows moment would-be Trump assassin climbed onto the roof

ABC News has learned that heavily armed local police were stationed inside the building and missed Thomas Crooks climbing outside to the roof.
July 16, 2024 at 12:37 AM
VIDEO: New video shows moment would-be Trump assassin climbed onto the roof
July 16, 2024 at 12:25 AM

Biden campaign reacts to JD Vance as Trump's VP pick

President Joe Biden called the Ohio senator a "clone of Trump" after J.D. Vance was selected to be Donald Trump's running mate.
July 16, 2024 at 12:25 AM
VIDEO: Trump picks JD Vance as his vice president
July 16, 2024 at 12:16 AM

Florida Judge Aileen Cannon throws out Trump's classified documents case

Florida Judge Aileen Cannon tossed out the classified documents case against Donald Trump. She claimed that the appointment of Special Counsel Jack Smith was unconstitutional.
July 16, 2024 at 12:16 AM
VIDEO: Florida Judge Aileen Cannon throws out Trump's classified documents case
July 16, 2024 at 12:12 AM

How Trump's campaign is courting minority voters

The 2024 election is projected to be close, and key demographics could make a difference. Bruce Levell, of the Trump campaign, discusses what they’re doing to court young Black voters.
July 16, 2024 at 12:12 AM
VIDEO: How Trump's campaign is courting minority voters
July 16, 2024 at 12:12 AM

RNC delegates react to Trump announcing Vance as VP

ABC News spoke to delegates outside the Republican National Convention after Donald Trump named J.D. Vance as his running mate.
July 16, 2024 at 12:12 AM
ABC News spoke to delegates outside the Republican National Convention after Donald Trump named J.D. Vance as his running mate.
July 16, 2024 at 12:11 AM

Trump kicks off RNC with major announcement

Donald Trump has named Ohio Sen. J.D. Vance his running mate. Marc Lotter, America First's chief communications officer, joins the show.
July 16, 2024 at 12:11 AM
VIDEO: Trump kicks off RNC with major announcement
July 16, 2024 at 12:11 AM

Trump on the impact of assassination attempt

In a phone call with ABC News' Chief Washington Correspondent Jonathan Karl, the former President said that he believes the assassination attempt "has changed him."
July 16, 2024 at 12:11 AM
VIDEO: Trump discusses assassination attempt
July 15, 2024 at 11:48 PM

The rise of JD Vance: From 'never-Trump guy' to VP pick

J.D. Vance could now reach new heights in his transformative career, as former President Donald Trump has selected him as his running mate.
July 15, 2024 at 11:48 PM
Sen. JD Vance speaks to reporters in the spin room following the CNN Presidential Debate between President Joe Biden and Republican presidential candidate, former  President Donald Trump at the McCamish Pavilion on the Georgia Institute of Technology campus on June 27, 2024 in Atlanta.
July 15, 2024 at 11:35 PM

After judge tosses Trump's classified docs case, special counsel authorized to appeal

In a surprising ruling, the classified documents case against former President Donald Trump has been dismissed by federal Judge Aileen Cannon.
July 15, 2024 at 11:35 PM
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump arrives to speak at Faith & Freedom's 2024 Road to Majority Conference in Washington, DC on June 22, 2024.
July 15, 2024 at 11:16 PM

Republicans celebrate Trump's VP pick

GOP front-runner Donald Trump has officially announced his running mate is Ohio Sen. J.D. Vance. Attorney Jerry Goldfeder of Fordham Law joins the show.
July 15, 2024 at 11:16 PM
VIDEO: Republicans celebrate Trump's VP pick
July 15, 2024 at 11:16 PM

JD Vance announced as Trump's running mate

The Ohio senator will be on the ballot as Trump's running mate come November. RNC Strategic Communications Director Tommy Pigott joins from Milwaukee.
July 15, 2024 at 11:16 PM
VIDEO: J.D. Vance announced as Trump’s running mate
July 15, 2024 at 9:37 PM

Trump picks JD Vance as 2024 running mate

Former President Donald Trump picked Ohio Sen. J.D. Vance as his running mate, placing a young, ideological ally alongside him on the Republican 2024 ticket.
July 15, 2024 at 9:37 PM
Republican vice-presidential candidate Sen. JD Vance is introduced during the first day of the Republican National Convention, July 15, 2024, in Milwaukee.
July 15, 2024 at 8:47 PM

Timeline: Special counsel's probe into Trump's handling of classified documents

Here's a look at how special counsel Jack Smith's investigation into former President Donald Trump's handling of classified documents has progressed.
July 15, 2024 at 8:47 PM
This image contained in a court filing by the Department of Justice on Aug. 30, 2022, and partially redacted by the source, shows a photo of documents seized during the Aug. 8 FBI search of former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate.
July 15, 2024 at 8:15 PM

What Trump's assassination attempt may mean for the Secret Service: ANALYSIS

ABC News contributor Don Mihalek assesses the potential impact of the Trump assassination attempt on the Secret Service.
July 15, 2024 at 8:15 PM
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is surround by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign rally, July 13, 2024, in Butler, Pa.
July 15, 2024 at 8:03 PM

Latest updates on attempted assassination of former President Trump

ABC News Investigative reporter Aaron Katersky and ABC News reporter Jay O’Brien share the latest on the investigation into the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump.
July 15, 2024 at 8:03 PM
VIDEO: Latest updates on attempted assassination of former President Trump
July 15, 2024 at 8:01 PM

Donald Trump becomes 2024 Republican presidential nominee at RNC

Eric Trump, the former president’s son, made the announcement on the floor of the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee.
July 15, 2024 at 8:01 PM
VIDEO: Donald Trump becomes 2024 Republican presidential nominee at RNC
July 15, 2024 at 7:48 PM

Who is JD Vance, the Ohio senator and Trump's VP pick?

J.D. Vance jumped on the national stage eight years ago through his book "Hillbilly Elegy." Now he's Donald Trump's running mate.
July 15, 2024 at 7:48 PM
Sen. J.D. Vance, R-Ohio, addresses the conservative Turning Point People's Convention, June 16, 2024, at Huntington Place in Detroit.
July 15, 2024 at 7:42 PM

Trump chooses JD Vance as his vice president

Republican J.D. Vance was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2022 from Ohio.
July 15, 2024 at 7:42 PM
VIDEO: Trump chooses JD Vance as his vice president