ABC News: Top Stories
Trump sets date for US TikTok shutdown unless a deal is made
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 20:43:43 -0400
President Donald Trump on Monday said if Microsoft or another company doesn’t make a deal to acquire the U.S. leg of TikTok by September 15th, the app will shutdown.
3 hot air balloons crash in Wyoming, injuring up to 20 people
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 19:10:41 -0400
As many as 20 people were injured when three hot air balloons crashed in Wyoming Monday morning.
Nevada to mail all voters ballots; Trump promises lawsuit
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 19:34:33 -0400
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak signed legislation Monday to mail all of the state’s active voters ballots ahead of the November election
Outbreak hits Norway cruise ship, could spread along coast
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:24:48 -0400
A Norwegian cruise ship line has halted all trips and apologized for procedural errors after an outbreak of coronavirus on one ship infected at least 5 passengers and 36 crew members
Julian Castro doesn't feel 'comfortable' sending kids back to school
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 19:45:03 -0400
Former presidential candidate Julián Castro appeared on ABC News Live and criticized Texas for reopening too early amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Judge Salas breaks silence after son's shooting death
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 18:00:32 -0400
Judge Esther Salas has released a nine-minute videotaped statement about last month’s shooting death of her son and the wounding of her husband.
Report: Retired Pope Benedict XVI ill after visit to Germany
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 12:52:48 -0400
A German newspaper is reporting that Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has fallen ill after his return from a trip to his native Bavaria to visit his brother, who died a month ago
Morgan Freeman narrates powerful new ad to save hard-hit restaurants amid pandemic
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 23:08:52 -0400
Morgan Freeman narrates the new ad from the Independent Restaurant Coalition to urge Americans and Congress to support the RESTAURANTS Act to fund relief efforts.
Public ideas for Mississippi flag: Magnolias, stars, beer
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 19:00:36 -0400
Magnolias and stars
House committees subpoena top Pompeo aides over IG firing
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 20:34:48 -0400
House Democrats have issued subpoenas for top aides to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, saying that the Trump administration is stonewalling their investigation into the firing of the State Department’s top independent watchdog earlier this year