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Conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh dies at 70

PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh has died one year after announcing his lung cancer diagnosis. He was 70 years old. He died Wednesday morning at his home in Palm Beach, Florida, his wife Kathryn Adams Limbaugh…

Tracking the virus: 1 year of living with COVID-19 in the US

This time last year, the United States was preparing for a possible pandemic, with nearly a dozen confirmed COVID-19 cases nationwide and cases in China topping 20,000. Today, the U.S. has reported more than 26 million cases, accounting for about a…

WATCH: Joe Biden, Kamala Harris make victory speeches after historic win

UPDATE: Watch the speeches here. [videoembed][/videoembed] ORIGINAL STORY: President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are set to make their victory speeches Saturday night from Wilmington, Delaware, with a primetime address expected to stress unity to a sharply-divided nation. RELATED: Georgia vote count…

Joe Biden set to speak in primetime, his campaign says

[videoembed] [/videoembed] The stage was set for former Vice President Joe Biden to speak Friday night during primetime from Wilmington, Delaware, his campaign said, as his lead over President Donald Trump grew in battleground states that could decide the election. RELATED: KAPP-KVEW programming change…

Sec. of State: Georgia headed for recount because of slim margin

[videoembed] NEW: "Out of approximately 5 million votes cast, we'll have a margin of a few thousand...With a margin that small, there will be a recount," Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger says. https://t.co/yQtEA6oqDG #Election2020 pic.twitter.com/kAXlskSiwA — ABC News Live…

Watch: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's funeral services begin

[videoembed] MOURNING AN ICON: The public pays tribute to Ruth Bader GinsburgABC NEWS SPECIAL REPORT: The casket of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg arrives at the Supreme Court, where she will lie in repose today and tomorrow to allow for public…

TikTok, WeChat to be banned from US app stores starting Sunday

Starting Sunday, downloads of the massively popular video app TikTok and the messaging app WeChat will be banned in the United States, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. The Trump administration said the move was necessary to "safeguard the…