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News headlines today: Oct. 27, 2020

Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
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Dogs wear shark costumes during aquarium visit

Rescued puppies from the Atlanta Humane Society dressed in Halloween costumes to visit the Georgia Aquarium.
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Dogs wear shark costumes during aquarium visit
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Survivor of police shooting says cops let boyfriend die: 'He was still alive'

An officer fired multiple times into a car Williams was driving.
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Demonstrators protest the October 20 police shooting that led to the death of 19-year-old Marcellis Stinnette and left his girlfriend, 20-year-old Tafara Williams, with serious injuries on Oct. 22, 2020, in Waukegan, Ill.
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2 fires burning in Southern California as red flag warnings stretch up and down coast

Two Orange County firefighters were injured while battling the Silverado Fire.
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The Silverado Fire burns along the 241 State Highway, Oct. 26, 2020, in Irvine, Calif.
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ABC News Live Update: Amy Coney Barrett takes oath to become Supreme Court justice

Plus, how Maine has kept positivity rates low while many states are experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases and a look at ABC News Live’s special that examines the power of the Latino Vote.
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VIDEO: ABC News Live Update: Amy Coney Barrett takes oath to become Supreme Court nominee
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Tools on how to help fight ‘pandemic fatigue’

How to combat “pandemic fatigue” entering the fall season and what other municipalities can learn from Maine’s success in combating COVID-19.
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VIDEO: Tools on how to help fight against ‘pandemic fatigue’ as the months wear on
October 27

Survivor of Waukegan police shooting speaks out

An officer fired multiple times into a car Williams was driving.
October 27
An officer fired multiple times into a car Williams was driving.
October 27

Military institute leader resigns after state opens investigation into alleged racism

The Virginia Military Institute stressed, "systemic racism does not exist here."
October 27
The barracks at Virginia Military Institute, July 15, 2020, in Lexington, Va.
October 27

Staff at zoo carve pumpkins underwater

Staff at the Denver Zoo made sure their fish also took part in Halloween festivities, treating them to an underwater pumpkin carving show.
October 27
Staff at the Denver Zoo made sure their fish also took part in Halloween festivities, treating them to an underwater pumpkin carving show.
October 27

DOJ no substitute for Trump in defamation case, judge says

E. Jean Carroll, a former Elle columnist, sued the president last year.
October 27
E. Jean Carroll arrives at the Daniel Patrick Moynihan United States Courthouse, Oct. 21, 2020, in New York.
October 27

1st US murder hornets nest removed

Scientists remove the first murder hornet nest to be tracked down in the U.S.
October 27
Scientists remove the first murder hornet nest to be tracked down in the U.S.
October 27

ABC News Live Update: Amy Coney Barrett confirmed to Supreme Court

Plus, President Trump and Joe Biden are making their final push before Election Day and several European countries are imposing new restrictions as COVID-19 cases rise.
October 27
VIDEO: ABC News Live Update: Amy Coney Barrett confirmed to Supreme Court
October 27

NOTIFIED: Oct. 27, 2020

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

For Latino entrepreneurs, business growth is as disparate as their political views

Only 3% of Latino-owned businesses earn at least $1 million in annual revenue.
October 27
Luciana Gomez is a cafe owner in Dallas who moved to the U.S. from Argentina 19 years ago. She says she had difficulty accessing funds provided under the Paycheck Protection Program.
October 27

30 officers injured after shooting of knife-wielding man by Philadelphia police

Officers say the man was waving a knife and moving toward them when he was shot.
October 27
People gather in protest in response to the police shooting of Walter Wallace Jr., Oct. 26, 2020, in Philadelphia.
October 26

2 California firefighters injured battling Silverado Fire

The fire has burned through 2,000 acres and none of it is contained.
October 26
Firefighters are seen as the Silverado Fire approaches, near Irvine, Calif., Oct. 26, 2020.
October 26

Summer camp fosters racial reconciliation through diverse community, Christianity

"It totally changed my life," said one former camper.
October 26
Thomas Rose, Barefoot Republic's director of community affairs, talks to campers one night this past summer.
October 26

Cancer survivor runs 4 marathons in 24 hours to raise money for rescued dogs

Dan Egeler raised $133,000 for two local nonprofits focused on dog rescue.
October 26
Dan Egeler of Dexter, Michigan, pictured with his wife Janet and their dogs.
October 26

Search resumes for college professor who vanished while hiking near Mt. Rainier

University of Washington professor San Dubal has been missing since Oct. 11.
October 26
Sam Dubal was last known to be hiking in Mount Rainier National Park on Oct. 9, 2020, as stated in a missing person flyer posted by Mount Rainier National Park to their Twitter feed.
October 26

Cat bravely leaps from burning apartment building

A cat escaped from a burning New York City apartment building that fire officials say was intentionally set, leaving several people injured.
October 26
VIDEO: Cat bravely leaps from burning apartment building
October 26
Worldly Armand sets fire to a ballot box in this surveillance image released by the Boston Police Department.
October 26

Church ordered to temporarily close in wake of deadly COVID-19 outbreak

The church held a week-long convocation that lead to more than 100 infections.
October 26
At least two people are dead, four hospitalized and 68 confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed following a week-long convocation event at the United House of Prayer for All People in Charlotte, North Carolina.
October 26

Body camera video of officer-involved shooting of Black couple to be released: Mayor

The shooting left Marcellis Stennette dead and the mother of his child wounded.
October 26
Community members sing during at a prayer vigil for Marcellis Stinnette, 19, on Oct. 25, 2020, in Waukegan, Ill.
October 26

ABC News Live Update: COVID-19 outbreak in Pence's orbit

Plus, Utah officials warn parents not to test their children so schools can remain open despite rising numbers of COVID-19.
October 26
VIDEO: ABC News Live Update: COVID-19 outbreak in Pence's orbit
October 26

Tips to have a safe, Happy Halloween in a COVID-19 world

With states across the country canceling their Halloween festivities, Dr. John Brownstein gives guidance on how to stay safe this holiday as the country sees a massive increase in coronavirus cases.
October 26
VIDEO: Tips to have a safe, Happy Halloween in a COVID-19 world
October 26

ABC News Live Update: New White House outbreak in VP’s inner circle

Plus, more than 225,00 people in the U.S. have died from COVID-19 as cases spike across the nation, and Trump and Biden make their final pushes in battleground states as Election Day approaches.
October 26
VIDEO: ABC News Live Update: New White House outbreak in VP’s inner circle
October 26

US seeing massive rise in COVID-19 cases as death toll steadily increases

The U.S. set the highest seven-day case average Sunday as COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the country with the death toll now at 225,000.
October 26
VIDEO: US seeing massive rise in COVID-19 cases as death toll steadily increases
October 26

Extreme fire danger in CA, snow from TX to MT

Extreme and rare fire danger is being issued for California early Monday and throughout the day.
October 26
Extreme and rare fire danger is being issued for California early Monday and throughout the day.
October 26

NYPD officer suspended after promoting Trump on loudspeaker

The NYPD said it has suspended an officer who was filmed violating police guidelines by promoting Trump on a police loudspeaker on duty.
October 26
The NYPD said it has suspended an officer who was filmed violating police guidelines by promoting Trump on a police loudspeaker on duty.
October 26

Extreme fire danger in California, record cold and snow from Texas to Montana

A Red Flag Warning has been issued for Southern California through Monday.
October 26
A man clears snow off trucks at a Bloomington, Minn. dealership Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, following the first measurable snow of the season which fell Wednesday over much of Minnesota. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
October 26

Why one 90s toy phenomenon is making a comeback

The 25th anniversary of the $90 billion franchise is coming next year.
October 26
(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 19, 2019, a statuette of Pokemon game character Pikachu, studded with Swarovski crystals, is displayed at a Pokemon store during a press preview in Tokyo. - The luxury sector is investing in the world of video games in an attempt to better seduce the strategic "Generation Z", destined to become its main clientele.
October 25

6 key Senate races to watch

There are 35 open Senate seats in 2020, including special elections in Arizona and Georgia.
October 25
There are 35 open Senate seats in 2020, including special elections in Arizona and Georgia.
October 25

Hiker hand-feeds birds

A hiker on a Colorado trail recorded a video of birds eating granola from her hand.
October 25
A hiker on a Colorado trail recorded a video of birds eating granola from her hand.
October 25

Stunt performer jumps over waterway in car

Travis Pastrana, stunt performer and X Games competitor, jumped a car over Ego Alley at City Dock in Maryland.
October 25
Travis Pastrana, stunt performer and X Games competitor, jumped a car over Ego Alley at City Dock in Maryland.
October 25

University student killed by stray bullet on 1st visit to New York City

Ethan Wiliams had wanted to visit New York since seeing Spider-Man as a child.
October 25
Scene in Brooklyn, New York where an Indiana University student was killed by a stray bullet while sitting on the stoop, Oct. 24, 2020.
October 25

Pope names Wilton Gregory as America's 1st African American cardinal

The archbishop of Washington, D.C., will become the highest-ranking African American prelate in the nation.
October 25
The archbishop of Washington, D.C., will become the highest-ranking African American prelate in the nation.
October 25

COVID-19 outbreak at nursing home kills 5, infects 30

Three people also died in North Carolina after a church event drew 1,000 people.
October 25
A health worker holds up a test tube with a Covid-19 test sample taken from a person at Revere Beach in Revere, Massachusetts, Aug. 11, 2020.
October 25

Turbulent week of weather is ahead for much of the country

California is going to see dangerous fire conditions late Sunday.
October 25
Cows graze as thick plume of smoke from the East Troublesome Fire rise from burning vegetation in Granby, Colorado, U.S., October 21, 2020, in this still image from a video obtained from social media. Video taken October 21, 2020.
October 25

College student from Indiana killed by stray bullet in Brooklyn

A 20-year-old Indiana University student visiting New York City was shot and killed outside an Airbnb.
October 25
 A 20-year-old Indiana University student visiting New York City was shot and killed outside an Airbnb.
October 25

Voters to decide fate of later abortion in Colorado

The ballot initiative seeks to ban abortions after 22 weeks.
October 25
Anti-abortion rights protesters demonstrate outside of the Colorado Springs Westside Health Center, Feb. 11, 2017, in Colorado Springs, Colo.
October 25

Turning Point: BLM organizers say right-wing backlash was expected

Andrew Young says civil rights protesters endured similar attacks.
October 25
Nia Miranda is seen at a Black Lives Matter protest.
October 25

Boy, 3, dies at his birthday celebration after accidentally shooting himself

Family members at the party were playing cards when they heard the gunshot.
October 25
A police car is seen in an undated stock photo.
October 24

Suspect in double homicide who allegedly abducted daughters found: Authorities

Authorities tracked the suspect from Kansas to Oklahoma.
October 24
Donny Jackson, 40, is being sought for the abduction of his two young daughters after two boys were found murdered at their home.
October 24

Trump hasn't shown any interest in doing the work, Obama says

Former President Barack Obama campaigned in Miami for his former vice president, Joe Biden, and criticized President Donald Trump for "treating the presidency like a reality show."
October 24
Former President Barack Obama campaigned in Miami for his former vice president, Joe Biden, and criticized President Donald Trump for "treating the presidency like a reality show."
October 24

Crews work to destroy 1st 'murder hornet' nest discovered in US: Officials

Officials said Saturday the removal appeared to be successful.
October 24
Entomologists discovered the first Asian giant hornet nest in the U.S. on a property in Blaine,Wash., Oct. 22, 2020.
October 24

Green cement: Startup aims to solve construction's carbon emissions problem

A near-zero carbon alternative to cement.
October 24
Nexii Building Solutions roof panel.
October 24

New Yorkers wait in long lines to cast early ballots

Long lines of people were seen outside polling stations across New York City on the first day of in-person voting for the 2020 election.
October 24
Long lines of people were seen outside polling stations across New York City on the first day of in-person voting for the 2020 election.
October 24

Black Lives Matter activist on backlash against movement

In May, activist Nia Miranda posted a video confronting two white women vandalizing a Starbucks during a Black Lives Matter protest, and she spoke about why such actions are damaging to BLM.
October 24
In June, activist Nia Miranda posted a video confronting two white women vandalizing a Starbucks during a Black Lives Matter protest, and she spoke about why such actions are damaging to BLM.
October 24

US Naval aircraft crashes into neighborhood

A U.S. Navy training plane crashed into an Alabama residential area, killing two people onboard, authorities said.
October 24
A U.S. Navy training plane crashed into an Alabama residential area, killing two people onboard, authorities said.
October 24

42 states, territories in upward trajectory of new COVID-19 cases: HHS memo

Only nine jurisdictions are improving. Just five jurisdictions are at a plateau.
October 24
An election worker wearing a mask and face shield for COVID-19 assists a voter casting her ballot from her car on the first day of the state's in-person early voting for the national elections in Durham, N.C., OCT. 15, 2020.