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17 minutes ago

Faith, foster care and LGBT rights collide at Supreme Court

Amy Coney Barrett's first case will be on religious liberty and LGBT rights.
17 minutes ago
Catholic Social Services sued the city of Philadelphia over its insistence that contracted foster care agencies accept applications from same-sex couples.
October 29

Amy McGrath discusses trying to beat Mitch McConnell in red Kentucky

Democratic Senate candidate Amy McGrath talks with ABC News Live Prime Anchor Linsey Davis, saying, “Let’s elect someone who is going to put their country over party.”
October 29
VIDEO: Amy McGrath on trying to beat Mitch McConnell in deep red Kentucky
October 29

Amy McGrath, hoping to unseat Mitch McConnell, confident Kentucky wants change

The Democrat is trailing in the polls against the Senate majority leader.
October 29
Democratic Senate candidate Amy McGrath speaks at a campaign event in Danville, Ky., Oct. 28, 2020.
October 29

Celebrities' political leanings turn up in probe of Trump's anti-virus campaign

Stars like Dennis Quaid insist their involvement in the plan was not political.
October 29
Former Donald Trump campaign official Michael Caputo, left, joined by his attorney Dennis C. Vacco, leaves after being interviewed by Senate Intelligence Committee staff on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 1, 2018.
October 29

Lil Wayne meets with Trump on Black America plan

The meeting comes after rapper Ice Cube defended advising Trump on the plan.
October 29
Lil Wayne tweeted a picture posing with Donald Trump on Oct. 29, 2020. The meeting between the president and the rapper took place at the Trump National Doral Miami resort, White House deputy press secretary Judd Deere confirmed to ABC News.
October 29

What election stories need to get more coverage | FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast

The crew discusses the state of the race and also considers the important stories that have been under-covered by the press during the 2020 campaign.
October 29
VIDEO: What election stories need to get more coverage | FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast
October 29

Why Pennsylvania could be the 'tipping point' state

FiveThirtyEight’s Geoffrey Skelly discusses why the vote count in Pennsylvania could change after election night.
October 29
VIDEO: Why Pennsylvania could be the 'tipping point' state
October 29

Florida voters speak out about their candidate days before election

Voters in “The Villages” discuss the candidates they're supporting this election.
October 29
VIDEO: Florida voters speak out about their candidate days before election
October 29

Your Voice, Your Vote: The Breakdown - Presidential candidates in Florida

Plus, COVID-19 cases continue to rise rapidly around the country and a look at how small business owners are doing.
October 29
VIDEO: Your Voice, Your Vote: The Breakdown - Presidential candidates in Florida
October 29

Why don’t the Electoral College and popular vote always match up?

Four times the winner of the national popular vote lost the presidency – most recently in 2016 when Hillary Clinton won the popular vote – and it could happen in 2020 due to the Electoral College.
October 29
Four times the winner of the national popular vote lost the presidency – most recently in 2016 when Hillary Clinton won the popular vote – and it could happen in 2020 due to the Electoral College.
October 29

Wisconsin GOP says hackers stole $2.3 million intended for Trump reelection effort

Officials said hackers changed invoices to redirect money meant for vendors.
October 29
President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at MotorSports Management Company, Oct. 27, 2020, in West Salem, Wis.
October 29

In Florida retirement community, Biden supporters try chipping away Trump's edge

"I atone for my mistakes,” said a lifelong Republican voting for Joe Biden.
October 29
Carts line up before a parade of over 300 golf carts supporting Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden to caravan to the Sumter County Elections office drop off their ballots, Oct. 7, 2020, in The Villages, Fla.
October 29

Amid pandemic, hospitals warned of 'credible' and 'imminent' cyberthreat

Federal agencies alerted hospitals to possible ransomware attacks.
October 29
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is headquartered in the J. Edgar Hoover Building in Washington, D.C., April 03, 2019.
October 29

‘Like a yo-yo’: Election officials grapple with flood of last-minute rule changes

Clerks in key swing states are feeling "burned out."
October 29
Franklin County Board of Election absentee clerks Karen Griffith and Deborah Pearson get absentee ballots ready to be scanned at the board of election office in Columbus, Ohio, April 28, 2020.
October 29

DC ballot initiative could decriminalize psychedelic plants, like magic mushrooms

Advocates of Initiative 81 say psychedelics can help combat depression.
October 29
A D.C. resident who grows psilocybin mushrooms, including these Psilocybe cubensis mushrooms, poses in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 5, 2020.
October 29

Why voters should not be too worried about some poll site snafus

Experts say errors are bound to occur, and most cases are manageable.
October 29
Hundreds of people wait in line for early voting in Marietta, Ga., Oct. 12, 2020.
October 29

The Note: Contrasting images match competing themes in final election stretch

Trump, Biden campaign events differ going into the final days of the election.
October 29
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden speaks at a campaign stop in Atlanta and President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Omaha, Neb., Oct. 27, 2020.
October 29

Authorities ramp up fight against misinformation and voter suppression

Expert fear 2020 election could be a "perfect storm" for misinformation.
October 29
A sign marks a voting location in Mission, Kan., Oct. 20, 2020.
October 28

ABC News Live Prime: Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Wisconsin official: ‘Get those ballots back as soon as possible’; Vaccine Watch: How a COVID-19 vaccine will be distributed; By the Numbers: LA Dodgers’ historic win
October 28
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Wednesday, October 28, 2020
October 28

America’s Future: The Power of the Latino Vote

This special takes an in-depth look into two important issues disproportionately affecting Latinos, COVID-19 and the nation’s racial reckoning, and examines what is at stake during this election.
October 28
VIDEO: America’s Future: The Power of the Latino Vote
October 28

Wisconsin official: ‘Get those ballots back as soon as possible’

Wisconsin Elections Commission Administrator Meagan Wolfe discusses how the state is handling the influx of mail-in ballots, and the process for counting on Election Day.
October 28
VIDEO: Wisconsin official: ‘Get those ballots back as soon as possible’
October 28

The Rundown: Top headlines today: Oct. 28, 2020

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
October 28
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: Oct. 28, 2020
October 28

Ballot Watch: Signature verification could snarl massive mail ballot count

ABC’s Devin Dwyer looks at how the historic surge of mail-in ballots and signature verification could pose a new flashpoint in tabulation of election results.
October 28
VIDEO: Ballot Watch: Signature verification could snarl massive mail ballot count
October 28

America’s Future: The Power of the Latino Vote [Spanish Subtitles]

This special takes an in-depth look into two important issues disproportionately affecting Latinos, COVID-19 and the nation’s racial reckoning, and examines what is at stake during this election.
October 28
VIDEO: America’s Future: The Power of the Latino Vote [Spanish Subtitles]
October 28

Transgender violence in the US

Tori Cooper, the director of community engagement for the Trans Justice Initiative at the Human Rights Campaign, discusses the uptick in trans Americans murdered this year
October 28
VIDEO: Transgender violence increasing in the US
October 28

Your Voice, Your Vote: The Breakdown - 6 days until Election Day

COVID-19 is overwhelming hospitals around the country and how LGBTQ+ rights are playing out in this election cycle.
October 28
VIDEO: Your Voice, Your Vote: The Breakdown - 6 days until Election Day
October 28

LGBTQ+ issues playing out in 2020 election

Charles Moran from Log Cabin Republicans and Rosemary Ketchum, the first openly transgender elected official, discuss LGBTQ+ rights in this year’s election cycle.
October 28
VIDEO: LGBTQ+ issues playing out in 2020 election
October 28

FiveThirtyEight’s election forecast 6 days out

FiveThirtyEight’s chief editor Nate Silver talks about Biden’s 9-point lead in polls as Election Day nears.
October 28
VIDEO: FiveThirtyEight’s election forecast 6 days out
October 28

The world is watching the US election. What are they thinking?

ABC News reporters share views from Mexico to Moscow, Havana to Hong Kong.
October 28
President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden participate in the final presidential debate at Belmont University on Oct. 22, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn.
October 28

'Anonymous,' author of White House tell-all book, revealed to be Miles Taylor

His identity was made public on Wednesday.
October 28
Former Trump DHS official in the Trump administration Miles Taylor appears on "Good Morning America," Aug. 18, 2020.
October 28

Signature verification could complicate massive mail ballot count, experts say

Slope, slant and pen lifts in voter signatures are heavily scrutinized.
October 28
Ballot board workers verify the signatures on mail-in ballots at Bergen Community College in Paramus, N.J., Oct. 24, 2020.
October 28

3 men facing gun charges tied to extremism, possible list of targets: Official

One of the men was discharged from the Marines last month.
October 28
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is headquartered in the J. Edgar Hoover Building in Washington, D.C., April 03, 2019.
October 28

Republicans attack Twitter, Facebook CEOs on moderating content

Both Republicans and Democrats have issues with how platforms regulate content.
October 28
CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg appears on a monitor as he testifies remotely during a Senate hearing to discuss reforming Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act with big tech companies, on Capitol Hill, Oct. 28, 2020 in Washington.
October 28

Georgia could hit 6 million ballots cast in total, secretary of state says

In the 2016 general election, 4.1 million Georgians voted.
October 28
Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger speaks during a press conference on the third day of early voting at the Georgia State Capitol building in downtown Atlanta, Oct. 14, 2020.
October 28

Former DEA spokesman sentenced to 7 years in prison for posing as CIA operative

The judge called his crime "diabolical" during the sentencing hearing.
October 28
The U.S. Department of Justice seal is displayed following a news conference with Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general, not pictured, in Washington, D.C., Dec. 20, 2018.
October 28

'Dark money,' used by both parties, featured in $100 million pro-Biden ad blitz

Super PAC Future Forward has become one of the biggest players in 2020.
October 28
Democratic presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden waves to supporters before speaking at a Drive-In rally at Dallas High School, in Dallas, Pennsylvania, Oct. 24, 2020.
October 28

What you need to know about the 2020 election

ABC News breaks down all the major topics in this year's vote.
October 28
People fill out ballots in privacy booths at a polling station located in the Baltimore City Community College gymnasium in Baltimore, during early voting in Maryland, Oct. 26, 2020.
October 28

The Note: COVID disconnect looms over Trump in Midwest

A new poll shows Trump’s support among suburban voters cratering in Wisconsin.
October 28
President Donald Trump looks up at the rain as he addresses thousands of supporters during a campaign rally at Capital Region International Airport Oct. 27, 2020, in Lansing, Mich.
October 28

COVID surge hurts Trump in Wisconsin; Biden leads in a closer Michigan contest: Poll

Biden has sizable leads among women, moderates and independents in both states.
October 28
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden waves to supporters as he finishes speaking during a drive-in campaign rally in the parking lot of Cellairis Ampitheatre, Oct. 27, 2020, in Atlanta.
October 27

ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Michigan secretary of state: ‘Return your ballots in person, don't rely on the mail’; The growing power of the Latino vote; Sports cards see a resurgence during the pandemic
October 27
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, October 27, 2020
October 27

America’s Future: The Power of the Latino Vote

This special takes an in-depth look into two important issues disproportionately affecting Latinos, COVID-19 and the nation’s racial reckoning, and examines what is at stake during this election.
October 27
VIDEO: America’s Future: The Power of the Latino Vote
October 27

How Latinos' economic impact can influence the election

With $1.5 trillion dollars in purchasing power, Latino consumers and business owners are part of the backbone of the American economy.
October 27
VIDEO: How Latinos' economic impact can influence the election
October 27

The future of DACA

The future of these citizens, who were brought to the U.S. as child immigrants, continues to hang in the balance, as they are caught in a political fight that predates the Trump administration.
October 27
VIDEO: The future of DACA
October 27

Mississippi Senate candidate talks future of Black Americans in the government

Mike Espy says he can become the first Black candidate to win a Senate seat in Mississippi since Reconstruction, and weighs in on Jared Kushner’s recent comments about Black Americans.
October 27
VIDEO: Mississippi Senate candidate talks future of Black Americans in the government
October 27

The growing power of the Latino vote

Hispanic eligible voters now outnumber Black eligible voters for the first time in U.S. history.
October 27
VIDEO: The growing power of the Latino vote
October 27

Michigan secretary of state: ‘Return your ballots in person, don't rely on the mail’

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson says voters should return their absentee ballots in person at this point, and discusses her state’s preparations with one week to go to Election Day.
October 27
VIDEO: Michigan secretary of state: ‘Return your ballots in person, don't rely on the mail’
October 27

How and why COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting Latinos

ABC News takes a look at why Latinos are dying at high rates of COVID-19 and speaks to victims' families, health experts and workers' advocates to discuss the impact on the community.
October 27
VIDEO: How and why COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting Latinos
October 27

Latino voters address their priorities ahead of Election Day

ABC's John Quinones talks to Latino voters across the country, of whom 80% say the economy is their top priority in the 2020 election, followed closely by health care.
October 27
VIDEO: Latino voters address their priorities ahead of Election Day
October 27

Your Voice, Your Vote: The Breakdown – 1 week until Election Day

The presidential candidates make their final pushes for voters as COVID-19 cases surge in key states.
October 27
VIDEO: Your Voice, Your Vote: The Breakdown – 1 week until Election Day
October 27

Minority communities targeted by misleading info in US elections

ABC News contributor Leah Wright Rigueur discusses the history of voting disinformation during election cycles and why it’s a threat.
October 27
VIDEO: Minority communities targeted by misleading info in US elections