Cory Booker needs $1.7M before October to stay in race, campaign says

adamkaz/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The next 10 days will decide whether Sen. Cory Booker's campaign for president continues.

Elizabeth Warren highlights violence against transgender women of color, reads names of those killed this year

BalkansCat/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-MA., was the penultimate speaker at Friday night’s forum focused on LGBTQ issues, and took the stage with a powerful opening statement.

North Carolina school officials cancel football game after cheerleaders' Trump 2020 banner

Twitter/@GenevieveWSOC9(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- A week after authorities placed a North Carolina high school cheerleading squad on probation for displaying a pro-Trump banner before a football game, school officials abruptly...

Inside President Donald Trump's push for Ukraine probe of Democratic rival

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- When Rudy Giuliani, the president's personal attorney, endeavored in early 2019 to have former Vice President Joe Biden investigated in Ukraine, one of his...

Trump administration demands UNC, Duke revise joint Middle East studies program

akrassel/iStock(WASHINGTON) --  The Department of Education has ordered the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University to remodel their joint Middle East studies program, alleging that it...

Trump denies knowing whistleblower's identity, calls controversy 'political hack job'

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Friday denied knowing the identity of a whistleblower who filed a formal complaint about a call the president had earlier this summer...

Trump announces sanctions on Iran's national bank ahead of military options meeting

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump announced "the highest level of sanctions" on Iran's national bank on Friday, following an attack on Saudi oil facilities last weekend....

Public invited to reception, funeral Mass for legendary journalist Cokie Roberts

Samantha Sergi/ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The family of legendary ABC News and NPR journalist Cokie Roberts has invited the public to help celebrate her life at a Friday reception and then at a Mass of Christian Burial on...

O'Rourke visits marijuana dispensary amid call for fed legalization, reparations for ex-offenders

ABC News(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke visited a marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday and presented his sweeping legalization proposal, which includes directing revenue from a...

Bill de Blasio ends 2020 presidential campaign

adamkaz/iStock(NEW YORK) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday morning that he is ending his 2020 presidential campaign. "Getting out there, being able to hear people's concerns, address them with new...

Trump admin reverses decision to deny immigrants' access to medical care

krblokhin/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will resume accepting applications to delay deportations for non-citizens and their families legally seeking medical treatment in the country, USCIS...

It would be 'wrong' to get fired because of sexual orientation: Trump's Labor nominee

iStock(NEW YORK) -- The son of a conservative icon, Eugene Scalia, told a Senate panel on Thursday that it would be "wrong" for employers to fire someone because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. In his...

Trump denies report that 'promise' he made to foreign leader prompted whistleblower complaint

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Thursday reacted to a Washington Post story that a "promise" he made to a foreign leader had caused a whistleblower in the...

Former Bush staffer urges 'fellow Latinos' to vote Trump out of office in 2020

adamkaz/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A former staffer in the George W. Bush White House has urged his “fellow Latinos” to vote President Trump out of office, saying Republicans "have lost control of the monster they...

Acting ICE chief defends agents, scolds lawmakers for political rhetoric

danielfela/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- In an interview with ABC News, the nation’s top immigration enforcement official scolded lawmakers for heated political rhetoric that he said put his agents’ safety at risk and...

Greta Thunberg, teen climate activist, tells US lawmakers 'listen to the scientists'

ajansen/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, on Wednesday implored U.S. lawmakers to "listen to the science" and take "real action" to curb carbon emissions. "I don't see a reason...

White House distances itself from AG Barr's gun control ideas as NRA pans it

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General William Barr spent Wednesday shopping a proposal to expand background checks to conservative Republicans in Congress. There's just one...

Top intelligence official to brief Congress on whistleblower complaint

drnadig/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire will testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Sept. 26, after Chairman Adam Schiff accused his office of withholding an...

Rep. Joe Kennedy to announce primary challenge to Sen. Ed Markey

US Senate(BOSTON) -- Rep. Joe Kennedy III, D-Mass., the grandson of Robert F. Kennedy, will formally announce a 2020 primary challenge to Sen. Ed Markey on Saturday in Boston, according to a source familiar with his plans,...

Warren won't say if she'd raise middle class taxes to pay for Medicare for All

US Senate(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., took the stage at the Late Show with Stephen Colbert to big applause Tuesday night, waving broadly to the cheering crowd -- before sitting down in the hot seat to...

Multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Gibbon kills 3

Multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Gibbon kills 3

Two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

Two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

Police activity causes school to go on lockdown

Police activity causes school to go on lockdown

One teen still on the run after Kearney YRTC escape

One teen still on the run after Kearney YRTC escape

Mom and dad of abandoned baby twins lose parental rights

Mom and dad of abandoned baby twins lose parental rights

Nebraska City Holds Off Late Rally from Raymond Central

Nebraska City Holds Off Late Rally from Raymond Central

Lourdes drops second-straight game

Lourdes drops second-straight game

Saturday's River Country Scoreboard, Sept. 21

Saturday's River Country Scoreboard, Sept. 21

HIGHLIGHTS: Pierce spoils Columbus Scotus' homecoming, routs Shamrocks 50-21

HIGHLIGHTS: Pierce spoils Columbus Scotus' homecoming, routs Shamrocks 50-21

#1 BRLD holds off late Norfolk Catholic rally to win 4th straight

#1 BRLD holds off late Norfolk Catholic rally to win 4th straight