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January 21

ABC News Live Prime: Thursday, January 21, 2021

Unpacking President Joe Biden’s big vaccination promises; Sen. Bob Casey: There ‘has to be accountability’ regardless of Impeachment timing; The world watches as President Joe Biden takes over
January 21
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Thursday, January 21, 2021
January 21

Howard sorority sisters inspired by Vice President Kamala Harris’ rise

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer speaks with current members of Howard University’s Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority about the barrier-breaking life and career of the new vice president.
January 21
VIDEO: Howard sorority sisters inspired by Vice President Kamala Harris’ rise
January 21

The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 21, 2021

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
January 21
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 21, 2021
January 21

NOTIFIED: Jan. 21, 2021

Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
January 21
Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
January 21

Secret Service protection extended to Trump family members, ex-staffers

The order grants Trump family members an additional six months of protection.
January 21
Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner, their children, Eric Trump, Donald Trump Jr. and Trump family members stand on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, Jan. 20, 2021.
January 21

Columbus to invest nearly $5M in police bodycams after Andre Hill shooting

The city council also plans to introduce a law geared toward police response.
January 21
Andre' Hill in a photo from his Facebook was killed by police in Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 22, 2020.
January 21

Biden lays out COVID-19 response plan

President Joe Biden signed executive actions on establishing a testing board, extending mask mandates on some forms of transportation and requiring travelers to the U.S. to test negative.
January 21
President Joe Biden signed executive actions on establishing a testing board, extending mask mandates on some forms of transportation and requiring travelers to the U.S. to test negative.
January 21

Biden signs executive orders for COVID-19 response

On the president's first day in office, he announced his administration's plan to battle the novel coronavirus.
January 21
VIDEO: Biden signs executive orders for COVID-19 response
January 21

Kamala Harris’ ancestral Indian village celebrates inauguration

Residents in Vice President Kamala Harris' ancestral village in India threw a party celebrating her inauguration.
January 21
Residents in Vice President Kamala Harris' ancestral village in India threw a party celebrating her inauguration.
January 21

Capitol riot latest: Lawyer who kicked down Nancy Pelosi's door denied bail

Authorities are continuing to arrest rioters who took part in the siege.
January 21
Pro-Trump protesters including Joseph Biggs (plaid shirt) gather in front of the Capitol Building, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C., before a mob stormed the Capitol, breaking windows and clashing with police officers, as congress gathered to certify the election of Joe Biden.
January 21

Firefighters battle several Los Angeles blazes

The Los Angeles County Fire Department said no injuries were reported.
January 21
The Los Angeles County Fire Department said no injuries were reported.
January 21

Rioter accused of stealing Nancy Pelosi's laptop placed on house arrest

The FBI is investigating whether she tried to sell it to Russia.
January 21
Riley June Williams is released from Dauphin County Prison on Jan. 21, 2021, in Harrisburg, Penn.
January 21

Soap bubble freezes in winter cold

A soap bubble freezes in the chilly Minnesota weather, creating a beautiful 'snow globe.'
January 21
A soap bubble freezes in the chilly Minnesota weather, creating a beautiful 'snow globe.'
January 21

ABC News Live Update: Biden gets to work on fighting COVID-19

President Biden halts the U.S. withdrawal from the World Health Organization and will require companies to make more products needed to fight COVID-19, plus, Cabinet confirmation hearings continue.
January 21
VIDEO: ABC News Live Update: Biden gets to work on fighting COVID-19
January 21

Investors look for more details on Biden's COVID-19 plan

How President Biden's first full day in office will impact the stock market, plus, 900,000 people filed for unemployment last week.
January 21
VIDEO: Investors look for more details on Biden's COVID-19 plan
January 21

Former President Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial

White House Correspondent MaryAlice Parks discusses what to expect ahead of the Senate trial as they await the impeachment articles from the House, plus, Biden will invoke the Defense Production Act.
January 21
VIDEO: Former President Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial
January 21

ABC News Live Update: President Joe Biden's 1st full day in office

Highlights from Wednesday's historic inauguration, plus, with the celebrations over, President Joe Biden wastes no time signing numerous executive orders and sets forth a plan to fight the pandemic.
January 21
VIDEO: ABC News Live Update: President Joe Biden's 1st full day in office
January 21

8 arrested in Portland riot following inauguration

At least eight people were arrested in Portland on Wednesday night after rioters damaged both federal and private property, police said.
January 21
At least eight people were arrested in Portland on Wednesday night after rioters damaged both federal and private property, police said.
January 21

Portland police arrest 8 for damaging Democratic Party offices after inauguration

Protesters took to the streets of Portland after President Biden was sworn-in.
January 21
A group of protesters damaged the headquarters of the Democratic Party of Oregon in Portland on Jan. 20, 2021.
January 21

New storm moving across US to bring heavy snow and severe thunderstorms

California will likely get the rain it needs following a brush fire.
January 21
Reporters produce a television report in a snow squall outside the New York state Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, in Albany, N.Y. Joe Biden was inaugurated as President on Wednesday in Washington.
January 21

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

President Joe Biden’s star-studded inaugural night; President Biden signs flurry of executive orders on 1st day; Trump family heads to Florida
January 21
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Wednesday, January 20, 2021
January 20

Trump family heads to Florida

Former President Donald Trump, along with his wife and three of his children, relocated to the Sunshine State, but Mar-a-Lago will not be the final place he calls home.
January 20
VIDEO: Trump family heads to Florida
January 20

Kamala Harris' historic inauguration fills South Asian community with pride

Harris has been open about the role her family played in her journey.
January 20
Kamala Harris is sworn in as Vice President by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor as her husband Doug Emhoff holds the Bible during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 20, 2021.
January 20

3 soldiers dead after military helicopter crashes in upstate New York

The helicopter went down during a routine training mission.
January 20
Three people were killed when a New York Army National Guard UH-60 medical evacuation helicopter based at the Army Aviation Support Facility at Rochester International Airport crashed in Mendon, N.Y., on Jan. 20, 2021.
January 20

NYC subway station pays tribute to President Biden

A sign at New York City’s 46th Street subway station was changed to “46th Joe” in tribute to the newly inaugurated Joe Biden, the 46th president.
January 20
A sign at New York City’s 46th Street subway station was sign changed to “46th Joe” in tribute to the newly inaugurated Joe Biden, the 46th president.
January 20

Biden issues 1st executive orders

President Joe Biden signed his first executive orders on the COVID-19 pandemic, immigration and climate change.
January 20
President Joe Biden signed his first executive orders on the COVID-19 pandemic, immigration and climate change.
January 20

Vice President Kamala Harris takes her walk to the White House

Kamala Harris takes her first walk as vice president into the White House and Amy Klobuchar comments on the inauguration ceremony.
January 20
VIDEO: Vice President Kamala Harris takes her walk to the White House
January 20

Sen. Roy Blunt on the inauguration

Chairman of the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies, Sen. Roy Blunt comments on the inauguration ceremony.
January 20
VIDEO: Sen. Roy Blunt on the inauguration
January 20

Sen. Bernie Sanders on the inauguration

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders shares his thoughts on the presidential inauguration.
January 20
VIDEO: Sen. Bernie Sanders on the inauguration
January 20

Poet Amanda Gorman reads 'The Hill We Climb'

The nation's first Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman recites "The Hill We Climb."
January 20
VIDEO: Poet Amanda Gorman reads 'The Hill We Climb'
January 20

Trump issues last-minute pardon to ex-husband of Fox News' Jeanine Pirro

The outgoing president pardoned Al Pirro, a longtime businessman and GOP donor.
January 20
Then-Westchester County District Attorney Jeanine Pirro leaves the Federal Courthouse in White Plains, N.Y., with her husband Albert Pirro, after Mr. Pirro was sentenced to 29 months for tax evasion and conspiracy in this Nov. 1, 2000, file photo.
January 20

Joseph R. Biden sworn in as 46th president

The former vice president was sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts.
January 20
VIDEO: Joseph R. Biden sworn in as 46th president
January 20

Kamala Harris sworn in as vice president

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris took the oath of office.
January 20
VIDEO: Kamala Harris sworn in as Vice President
January 20

Sen. Amy Klobuchar delivers opening inauguration remarks

Klobuchar noted that the inauguration ceremony "is a culmination of 244 years of a democracy."
January 20
VIDEO: Sen. Amy Klobuchar delivers opening inauguration remarks
January 20

Former Presidents Clinton, Bush and Obama arrive at inauguration

Former President Bill Clinton and Hilary Clinton, former President George Bush and Lara Bush and former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama arrive at the presidential inauguration.
January 20
VIDEO: Former Presidents Clinton and Bush arrive to inauguration
January 20

Vice President-elect Harris to be escorted by Eugene Goodman during inauguration

Goodman, a Capitol Police officer, steered a group of pro-Trump rioters away from the Senate chamber during the Capitol attack.
January 20
VIDEO: Vice President-elect Harris to be escorted by Eugene Goodman during inauguration
January 20

'Pharmacy of the World will deliver': India begins COVID-19 vaccine exports

India said it will be shipping to Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh and more.
January 20
FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, file photo, an Indian doctor shows a COVID-19 vaccine at a government Hospital in Jammu, India. India started exporting COVID-19 vaccines to its neighboring countries on Wednesday, Jan. 20. To start with, India will send 150,000 shots of the AstraZeneca vaccine to Bhutan and 100,000 shots to Maldives. Afterwards, vaccines will be sent Bangladesh, Nepal, India’s foreign ministry said.
January 20

President-elect Joe Biden outlines top priorities for new administration

On Day One, Biden hopes to tackle issues like COVID-19, climate change, health care, citizenship for immigrants and gun control.
January 20
VIDEO: President-elect Joe Biden outlines top priorities for new administration
January 20

Joe Biden’s journey to the White House

First elected to the Senate in 1972, the Democrat from Delaware has served in public office for almost 50 years.
January 20
VIDEO:Joe Biden’s journey to the White House
January 20

How America is struggling with the COVID-19 pandemic

The pandemic has killed 400,000 Americans and crippled the U.S. economy.
January 20
VIDEO: How America is struggling with the COVID-19 pandemic
January 20

Trump pardons Bannon, other allies on final night in office

The move came after Trump had already issued dozens of pardons in recent months.
January 20
Steve Bannon, former political strategist for President Donald Trump, departs federal court in New York, Aug. 20, 2020.
January 19

Kamala Harris breaks barriers to become 1st female vice president

Harris will become the first woman of color to hold the second-highest office in America.
January 19
VIDEO: Kamala Harris breaks barriers to become 1st female vice president
January 19

Biden hopes to repair relationship between White House and the media

During his presidency, Donald Trump attacked the media and labeled them “the enemy of the people” in efforts to delegitimize the free press.
January 19
VIDEO: Biden hopes to repair relationship between White House and the media
January 19

Biden to challenge Trump’s foreign policy of ‘America first’

The new administration plans to tackle climate change and repair American foreign relations and alliances damaged by the Trump administration.
January 19
VIDEO: Biden to challenge Trump’s foreign policy of ‘America first’
January 19

President-elect Joe Biden vows to ‘restore the soul of America’

After a tumultuous four years, Biden has promised to turn things around with his new administration.
January 19
VIDEO: President-elect Joe Biden vows to ‘restore the soul of America’
January 19

US-Canadian border community struggles as countries stay locked down

ABC News’ Ines de La Cuetara reports on how travel restrictions meant to curb the pandemic have disrupted life in one Vermont town along the U.S.-Canada border.
January 19
VIDEO: US-Canadian border community struggles as countries stay locked down
January 19

Miami Beach police pay tribute to lives lost to COVID-19

Officers activated their emergency lights in tribute to the thousands of South Florida residents who have died from COVID-19.
January 19
VIDEO: Miami Beach police pay tribute to lives lost to COVID-19
January 19

Amid pandemic, White House gets deep cleaning before handover

ABC News’ Kenneth Moton details the work that will go into moving the Trump family out of the White House and preparing for the arrival of the Biden family.
January 19
VIDEO: Amid pandemic, White House gets deep cleaning before handover
January 19

The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 19, 2021

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
January 19
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 19, 2021
January 19

ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Incoming President Joe Biden’s ambitious Day 1 agenda; States nationwide on guard for Inauguration Day threats; By the Numbers: Biden’s historic Cabinet picks
January 19
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Tuesday, January 19, 2021