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FBI director calls China 'biggest' US threat, details attempts to 'undercut' economy

7/6/2022 5:06 PM Open Story
FBI Director Christopher Wray called China the "biggest long-term threat" to both the U.S. and the U.K.  

Police say tip helped thwart shooting allegedly planned at July Fourth celebration

7/6/2022 3:11 PM Open Story
Police in Richmond, Virginia, said two suspects were planning a mass shooting at a Fourth of July celebration.  

2-year-old's parents killed in Highland Park shooting

7/6/2022 3:47 PM Open Story
The parents of a young child were gunned down in a mass shooting at a Fourth of July parade in a Chicago suburb, ABC News has learned.  

North Carolina governor signs executive order to protect abortion rights

7/6/2022 3:09 PM Open Story
The governor of North Carolina signed an executive order to strengthen access to reproductive health care in the state.  

Eric Holder found guilty of murdering Nipsey Hussle

7/6/2022 1:08 PM Open Story
Eric Holder has been convicted of the murder of rapper Nipsey Hussle. Holder has pleaded not guilty.  

US to diversify infant formula industry to avoid shortages

7/6/2022 11:24 AM Open Story
The Biden administration is looking to help foreign manufacturers of baby formula stay on the U.S. market for the long term  

NFL considers disciplinary suspension for Deshaun Watson

7/6/2022 12:51 PM Open Story
All eyes are on the NFL to see what the league will do to following a settlement between a current NFL player and nearly two dozen women.  

Former White House lawyer Pat Cipollone agrees to interview with Jan. 6 committee

7/6/2022 1:41 PM Open Story
Former White House counsel Pat Cipollone has reached a deal with the Jan. 6 committee to testify in a transcribed interview Friday.  

78 million Americans face severe weather, from Montana to Washington, D.C.

7/6/2022 9:31 AM Open Story
Seventy-eight million Americans face severe weather, from Montana to Washington, D.C.  

What we know about the suspect in July 4 parade mass shooting

7/6/2022 5:02 PM Open Story
The suspect in a mass shooting at a July 4 parade is an aspiring rapper whose apparent social media posts include violent graphic images.  

Sen. Graham to fight Georgia election subpoena, lawyers say

7/6/2022 3:29 PM Open Story
Attorneys representing Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina say he intends to challenge a subpoena compelling him to testify before a special grand jury in Georgia investigating ex-President Donald Trump and his allies’ actions after the 2020 election  

Chauvin faces future in federal prison for Floyd's death

7/6/2022 1:34 PM Open Story
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is about to swap solitary confinement at Minnesota’s only maximum security prison for an unknown future at a federal prison  

Police officer missed chance to shoot Uvalde gunman by seeking permission: Report

7/6/2022 3:38 PM Open Story
There were several missed opportunities to stop the massacre at Robb Elementary School before it started, a new assessment of the law enforcement response says.  

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7/5/2022 3:41 PM Open Story
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Former 'Cheer' star Jerry Harris sentenced to 12 years in prison for sex crimes

7/6/2022 4:49 PM Open Story
Former "Cheer" star Jerry Harris was sentenced on Wednesday to 12 years in prison for sex crimes charges.  

WATCH: Rescued baby fox explores new home at wildlife center

7/6/2022 12:07 PM Open Story
Video of a rescued baby fox exploring its new home at a wildlife center in New York will make your day.  

WATCH: Farm animals rescued from floodwaters in Australia

7/6/2022 8:19 AM Open Story
Farm animals, including horses and a bull, were rescued after almost drowning in rising floodwaters in Sydney, Australia.  

WATCH: Blackhawk helicopter balances near summit of Mount Hood amid climber rescue

7/6/2022 6:51 AM Open Story
Dramatic video captured a Blackhawk helicopter balancing near the summit of Mount Hood in Oregon as part of a rescue of a climber who'd fallen.  

WATCH: Cat waits for just the right moment to playfully pounce on kitten

7/6/2022 8:33 AM Open Story
No scaredy cats here.  

WATCH: Firefighters rescue 2 dogs from California wildfire

7/5/2022 8:23 PM Open Story
Firefighters rescued two dogs from the scene of a wildfire burning in Northern California.  

WATCH: Woman captures lightning striking husband's truck

7/5/2022 8:23 PM Open Story
A woman captured the moment lightning struck a vehicle—with her husband and three children inside—in front of her.  

WATCH: Father hides son in dumpster to avoid Highland Park shooter

7/5/2022 10:56 AM Open Story
A father who witnessed the Fourth of July parade shooting in Highland Park, Illinois, describes the horrific scene.  

WATCH: Chaos breaks out after mass shooting in Highland Park

7/5/2022 7:24 AM Open Story
ABC News' Alex Perez reports from the chaotic aftermath of a mass shooting in Highland Park, a suburb of Chicago, that left at least six people dead and dozens injured.  

WATCH: Gunfire sends spectators fleeing at 4th of July parade

7/5/2022 6:30 AM Open Story
At least six people were killed and dozens were injured at the Highland Park, Illinois, parade.  

WATCH: Sirens blare after 4th of July parade shooting

7/5/2022 6:30 AM Open Story
At least six people were killed and dozens were injured at the Highland Park, Illinois, parade.