• By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    SAUDI ARABIA SAYS HAJJ TO BE LIMITED TO 60,000 IN KINGDOM

    Saudi Arabia says this year's hajj pilgrimage will be limited to no more than 60,000 people, all of them from within the kingdom, due...

    International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    BIDEN TO URGE G-7 LEADERS TO CALL OUT, COMPETE WITH CHINA

    The U.S. plans to push allies to publicly call out China for forced labor.

    U.S., Politics
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    SRI LANKA SEEKS INITIAL $40M FROM CARGO SHIP'S OPERATOR

    Sri Lanka is seeking an interim claim of $40 million from the operator of a fire-ravaged cargo ship to cover the cost of fighting the...

    International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    CHINA, US DIPLOMATS CLASH OVER HUMAN RIGHTS, PANDEMIC ORIGIN

    Top US and Chinese diplomats appear to have had another sharply worded exchange.

    Politics
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    BIDEN ADMINISTRATION RETURNING $2 BILLION IN TRUMP BORDER WALL FUNDS TO PENTAGON

    As a candidate, Biden vowed not to build "another foot" of Trump's border wall.

    Politics
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    AT LEAST 6 INJURED IN CARGO SHIP FIRE AT MANILA WHARF

    Officials in the Philippines say a fire and a powerful blast have ripped through a small cargo ship docked to refuel in the Philippine...

    International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR SIGNS ORDERS TO ROLL BACK VIRUS RULES

    Gavin Newsom has signed an executive order.

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    AT LEAST 12 PEOPLE INJURED IN OVERNIGHT SHOOTING IN TEXAS

    At least 12 people have been injured in an early morning shooting in Austin, Texas.

    US
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    CHINA'S WANDERING ELEPHANTS ON THE MOVE AGAIN

    China's famed wandering elephants are on the move again, heading southwest while a male who broke from the herd is still keeping his...

    International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    NTSB: JET PILOT HAD EMERGENCY, EJECTED IN CRASH NEAR NELLIS

    Federal investigators say a civilian pilot killed when a military jet crashed last month near Nellis Air Force Base reported an emergency...

    US
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    ALGERIA VOTES FOR NEW PARLIAMENT BUT ACTIVISTS PLAN BOYCOTT

    Algerians are voting for a new parliament Saturday that's meant to satisfy demands of pro-democracy protesters and turn a new leaf...

    International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    YOUTUBE SUSPENDS SEN. JOHNSON FOR COVID-19 'MISINFORMATION'

    Republican Sen Ron Johnson from Wisconsin has been suspended from uploading videos to YouTube for seven days, after the company said...

    Republicans, US
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    MAN FACES WEAPONS CHARGE LINKED TO GEORGIA MALL SHOOTING

    Police officers have arrested a 19-year-old Georgia man for illegally possessing a gun in connection with a shooting at a suburban...

    US
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    8 DEAD, 3 INJURED IN CHINA FACTORY'S CHEMICAL LEAK

    Chinese authorities say eight people have died and three others are injured by the leak of a toxic chemical at a plant in the southwestern...

    International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    CHINA, US DIPLOMATS CLASH OVER HUMAN RIGHTS, PANDEMIC ORIGIN

    Top U.S. and Chinese diplomats appear to have had another sharply worded exchange, with Beijing saying it told the U.S. to cease interfering...

    U.S., International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    US TOURIST WOUNDED IN BEACH KILLINGS IN CANCÚN, MEXICO

    A U.S. tourist has been wounded in a shooting attack that killed two men at a beach in the Mexican resort of Cancún

    U.S., International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    HONG KONG DEMOCRACY ACTIVIST AGNES CHOW RELEASED FROM JAIL

    Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Agnes Chow has been released from jail after serving more than six months for taking part in unauthorized...

    International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    PROSECUTOR SAYS MAN WAS WRONGFULLY IMPRISONED FOR DECADES, YET HE REMAINS BEHIND BARS

    “I think I've been destroyed,” Kevin Strickland said of life behind bars.

    US
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    HEAD OF MEXICO'S GOVERNING PARTY CITES MIDDLE CLASS FAILINGS

    The leader of Mexico's governing party says the group suffered setbacks in the capital in last weekend's elections because it has lost...

    Election, International
  • By ABC News   -   Jun 12, 2021

    GARLAND SAYS DOJ 'WILL NOT HESITATE TO ACT' ON POTENTIAL VOTING RIGHTS VIOLATIONS

    Multiple states have passed new voting rights laws since the 2020 election. Merrick Garland said the DOJ would look into possible civil...

    Election, Politics