US, Taliban reach agreement to reduce violence, opening door to troop withdrawal deal

The United States and Taliban reached an agreement on Friday to reduce violence for seven days, which could open the door to the two sides signing a larger peace deal reached last year, according to a senior State Department official.

Justice Department won’t charge Andrew McCabe

The Justice Department will not charge former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe with a crime, McCabe's attorneys announced on Friday, after nearly two years of investigation.

Police have ‘linked’ dead neighbor to missing 6-year-old SC girl found dead

A man found dead in the neighborhood where 6-year-old Faye Swetlik disappeared was identified by officials Friday as Faye’s neighbor, 30-year-old Coty Scott Taylor.
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15th case confirmed in US as China’s coronavirus numbers soar

Doctors in China adopted a new way of diagnosing the novel coronavirus, leading to a huge jump in the official number of deaths blamed on the disease and the number of confirmed cases in the country.

Official: Puerto Rico govt loses $2.6M in phishing scam

Puerto Rico's government has lost more than $2.6 million after falling for an email phishing scam, according to a senior official.

Hope Hicks returning to Trump White House as senior adviser

Hope Hicks, formerly President Donald Trump's most trusted and longest serving aide, is expected to return to the administration in the coming weeks, sources familiar with the matter tell ABC News.
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WATCH: North Carolina astronaut shares more about her historic mission

After nearly 11 months in orbit, the astronaut that now holds the record for the longest spaceflight by a woman is back on solid ground spoke more Wednesday afternoon about her mission. 
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Kobe Bryant, daughter buried in Southern California cemetery

Death certificates show Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were buried Friday in a cemetery near the family's Southern California home.
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Pres. Trump praises Barr for ‘taking charge’ of Stone case

President Trump praised Attorney General William Barr for "taking charge" of the case against Roger Stone, his longtime adviser, after the highly unusual exodus of all four members of the prosecution team ahead of Stone's sentencing.

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