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ABC NewsBY: BRITTANY BORER, ABC NEWS     (NEW YORK) — Over 48 million Americans in the West are bracing for a dangerous heat wave that will last through the holiday weekend. Numerous record high temperatures are possible this weekend from California to Washington. High temperatures will reach the triple digits in Los Angeles on Sunday. […]

DutcherAerials/iStockBY: ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC NEWS     (NEW YORK) — Health experts are pleading with the American public to be vigilant during the upcoming Labor Day weekend to prevent a repeat of the increase in COVID-19 cases that followed the Memorial Day and the Fourth of July holidays. “We don’t want to see a repeat of […]

ABC NewsBy MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Record-breaking heat is expected in the West during the holiday weekend, including Los Angeles, where the power grid could be put to the test. Already Thursday, record highs were tied in Palmdale, California, at 106 degrees and in Portland, Oregon, at 95 degrees, but this is […]

A GoodYear’s PhotographyBy NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News (DALLAS) — A mother is speaking out about the false assumptions that are made about her as a Black parent to a white child. On Aug. 26, Jeena Wilder of Dallas, Texas, and her 6-year-old addressed the comments in a viral video shared with Wilder’s 90,000 Instagram followers. […]

Marilyn Nieves/iStockBy MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (KENOSHA, Wisc.) — Jacob Blake, the Wisconsin man who was shot seven times in the back by a Kenosha police officer, appeared in court Friday for domestic abuse charges. Blake, 29, appeared via Zoom from his hospital bed, as he recovers from the Aug. 23 shooting that left him […]

Salwan Georges/The Washington Post via Getty ImagesBy QUINN OWEN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement this week announced the end of a series of nationally coordinated arrests that resulted in more than 2,000 immigrants taken into custody. The vast majority of those arrested had a prior criminal charge or conviction while 15% […]

amphotora/iStockBy ALEXANDER MALLIN and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (KENOSHA, Wis.) — Two Missouri men were arrested on firearm charges after a tipster warned law enforcement the pair were traveling to Kenosha, Wisconsin, with assault-style weapons, according to court documents. Michael M. Karmo, 40, and Cody E. Smith, 33, were arrested at a hotel near Kenosha […]

TheaDesign/iStockBy ALEXANDER MALLIN and WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News (LACEY, Wash.) — A man sought in connection to the death of a pro-Trump protester in Portland, Oregon, last week is dead after being shot by officers who were trying to apprehend him Thursday night in Lacey, Washington. Michael Reinoehl, 48, was located by the FBI and […]

Garrett Aitken/iStockBy LARA PRILUCK, ABC News (SOUTH BEND, Ind.) — When the coronavirus outbreak shuttered the city of South Bend’s public schools in the spring, Dez-Jane Hall began connecting her second grade son to his virtual learning program, using links she had teachers send to her email, on her phone. But with two younger children […]

Myriam Borzee/iStockBy WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 863,000 people worldwide. Over 26 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at […]

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