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Key takeaways from President Trump’s speech on Afghanistan
August 22, 2017

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump spoke Monday about his administration’s Afghanistan strategy for the first time since taking office,…

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Lawmakers praise and condemn Trump’s Afghanistan plan
August 22, 2017

ABC News(NEW YORK) — U.S. lawmakers were divided today on President Trump’s plans to increase the presence of the U.S. military…

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Total solar eclipse 2017: Weather forecast for path of totality
August 21, 2017

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Millions of people in the United States are expected to be within the path of today’s total…

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Trump tweets reference to inaccurate anecdote about Gen. Pershing
August 17, 2017

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — In a tweet seemingly responding to the terror attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday, President Donald Trump…

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At least one dead in Barcelona terror attack after van hit crowd of people
August 17, 2017

Josep Lago/Getty Images(BARCELONA, Spain) — A hostage situation in Barcelona is unfolding after a van struck and killed multiple pedestrians in…

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Trump calls removal of Confederate memorials ‘sad’
August 17, 2017

ABC News(WASHINGTON) —  President Donald Trump Thursday called the removal of Confederate statues and memorials “sad,” days after deadly violence at…

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Candlelight vigil marches through Charlottesville
August 17, 2017

ABCNews.com(CHARLOTTESVILLE, N.C.) — Hundreds of people flooded the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia on Wednesday night in a peaceful, candlelight vigil for…

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Confederate monuments taken down in Baltimore overnight
August 16, 2017

Win McNamee/Getty Images(BALTIMORE) — Four Confederate monuments were removed in Baltimore, Maryland overnight, days after Charlottesville, Virginia, became the center of…

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White House staffers caught off guard by Trump’s contentious news conference
August 15, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — Responding to a contentious news conference at Trump Tower Tuesday, some members of White House staff registered surprise…

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Confederate-statue toppling in North Carolina may lead to criminal charges
August 15, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(DURHAM, N.C.) — Protesters who pulled down a Confederate statue in North Carolina in an apparent response to violence over the…

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