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Sen. Bob Menendez's co-defendant in bribery case pleads guilty

Jose Uribe agreed to cooperate as part of his plea.
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In this Oct. 23, 3023, file photo, Senator Robert Menendez, a Democrat from New Jersey, arrives at federal court in New York.
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These universities are switching their energy sources to geothermal

The "power of the Earth" provides some of the most sustainable energy options.
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The construction of a geothermal system to power the Charles P. Stevenson Jr, Library at Bard College in Annandale-On-Hudson, New York, is underway.
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Girlfriend found guilty of conspiracy to commit murder in case of missing mom

Michelle Troconis is set to be sentenced on May 31.
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Defendant Michelle Troconis appears during her trial at Connecticut Superior Court in Stamford, Conn., on Feb. 22, 2024. Troconis is on trial for charges related to the disappearance and death of New Canaan resident Jennifer Dulos.
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'Rust' director who was injured in on-set shooting testifies during armorer's trial

Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed and Souza injured in the shooting.
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"Rust" director Joel Souza testifies during the involuntary manslaughter trial of Hannah Gutierrez in Santa Fe, New Mexico, March 1, 2024.
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Severed body parts, including woman's head, found in park

The severed body parts included a head, arms and a leg.
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Police are on the scene in Southard Pond Park in Babylon, New York, after body parts were found, on March 1, 2024.
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Trump in court for classified docs hearing

ABC News senior investigative correspondent Aaron Katersky and ABC News Legal contributor discuss the latest from court.
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VIDEO: Trump in court for classified docs hearing
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Judge to hear arguments on DA Fani Willis

ABC News' investigative correspondent Olivia Rubin and former Georgia prosecutor Chris Timmons discuss possible outcomes.
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VIDEO: Judge to hear arguments on DA Fani Willis
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Rex Chapman opens up about addiction struggle, journey to recovery

The NBA veteran spoke with Linsey Davis about his new memoir.
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Rex Chapman speaks with ABC News' Linsey Davis about his new memoir.
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Prosecutor says DOJ policy wouldn't prevent classified docs trial before election

A judge is hearing arguments on moving back the trial's May 20 start date.
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Republican presidential candidate and former President Donald Trump arrives on stage at a Get Out The Vote rally at Winthrop University, Feb. 23, 2024, in Rock Hill, S.C.
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Man sentenced for fatally shooting woman who pulled into wrong driveway

The man who fatally shot a woman who was in a car that turned into the wrong driveway was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life for his second-degree murder conviction.
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The man who fatally shot a woman who was in a car that turned into the wrong driveway was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life for his second-degree murder conviction.
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Man, woman found fatally shot in head 'execution-style,' police say

The bodies were found near historic Mount Pleasant Mansion in Fairmount Park.
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A double homicide investigation is underway after two people were both found fatally shot in the head in Philadelphia.
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ABC News Live: Jurors in 'Rust' trial see new footage

ABC News legal contributor Brian Buckmire explains how this behind-the-scenes video could impact the case against armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed.
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VIDEO: ABC News Live: Jurors in 'Rust' trial see new footage
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Brown U. professor discusses systemic racism and its deep roots

Tricia Rose spoke with Linsey Davis about her new book, "Metaracism."
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Brown University Professor Tricia Rose (C) speak during the Construction of Reality panel during Black Male: Re-Imagined II at Ford Foundation on March 6, 2013 in New York City.
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Deadly wildfire grows into largest in Texas history

The Smokehouse Creek Fire is now the largest blaze in Texas history.
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This handout picture courtesy of the Flower Mound Fire Department taken on Feb. 28, 2024, shows a firefighter battling the Smokehouse Creek Fire, near Amarillo, in the Texas Panhandle.
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Trump in court Friday for classified documents hearing

ABC News' John Santucci and Contributor Kimberly Wehle talk about what’s at stake for former President Donald Trump in this hearing and how this could affect his campaign.
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VIDEO: Trump in court Friday for classified documents hearing
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Hunter Biden testimony transcript released

ABC News justice reporter Jack Date gives analysis of the most important points of the testimony and what it could mean for President Joe Biden.
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VIDEO: Hunter Biden testimony transcript released
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Man sentenced for fatally shooting woman who pulled into wrong driveway

Kaylin Gillis, 20, was in the passenger seat when she was shot in April 2023.
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Defendant Kevin Monahan, center, is flanked by his legal defense during opening statements in his murder trial, Jan. 11, 2024, at the Washington County Courthouse in Fort Edward, N.Y.
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Former MIT student pleads guilty to murder of Yale student

Qinxuan Pan faces 35 years in prison.
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Booking photo of Qinxuan Pan, 29, a MIT graduate student wanted in Connecticut and charged with the February murder of Yale graduate student Kevin Jiang. Pan was arrested May 14, 2021.
March 01

Paramedic convicted in Elijah McClain death to be sentenced

Cichuniec was convicted of criminally negligent homicide.
March 01
Paramedics Jeremy Cooper, left, and Peter Cichuniec, right, at an arraignment in the Adams County district court at the Adams County Justice Center Jan. 20, 2023.
March 01

Video from the Rust movie set raises questions about Alec Baldwin's conduct

The never-before-seen video was shown during the trial of armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed and shows Baldwin firing prop guns on set.
March 01
VIDEO: Video from the Rust movie set raises questions about Alec Baldwin's conduct
March 01

Blighted for more than half a century, historic New Orleans club returns

The club was a premier venue for Black musicians throughout the '50s and '60s.
March 01
The Dew Drop Inn in New Orleans is reopening, March 1, 2024.
March 01

Blizzard slams California mountains, up to 12 feet of snow possible

Some areas could see snowfall rates of 3 to 5 inches per hour.
March 01
A vehicle drives through blowing snow near Interstate 80  in the Sierra Nevada mountains at the start of a powerful winter storm in Kingvale, CA, Feb. 29, 2024.
March 01

Karol G plane makes emergency landing after pilot reports smoke in cockpit

Grammy-winning artist Karol G hugged friends on the tarmac after her private jet made an emergency landing at Van Nuys Airport in California.
March 01
VIDEO:  Karol G plane makes emergency landing after pilot reports smoke in cockpit
March 01

National headlines from ABC News

Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
March 01
Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
March 01

Ozempic, Mounjaro users talk about changes to family life after weight loss

"Impact x Nightline" takes a look at the social effects of weight loss drugs.
March 01
A box of Ozempic and contents, Oct. 31, 2023.
March 01

Police officer and court employee die after being shot during Missouri home eviction

A police officer and a court employee died Thursday after being shot during an eviction at a home in Independence, Missouri.
March 01
A police officer and a court employee died Thursday after being shot during an eviction at a home in Independence, Missouri.
March 01

Convicted killer of college student speaks out following new developments in case

"20/20" examines the 2012 murder of Christian Aguilar.
March 01
Pedro Bravo looks in the direction of the Aguilar family before he's found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Christian Aguilar in the courtroom of the Alachua County Criminal Justice Center, Aug. 15, 2014.
March 01

'I eat or I pay my bills': Americans describe rent burden fears, concerns

Recent research highlights the grim reality facing renters nationwide.
March 01
An 'Apartments for Rent' sign hangs in front of a building on Dec. 06, 2022 in Miami Beach, Fla.
March 01

US citizen arrested crossing border from Mexico in taxi with $130,000 of fentanyl

The weight of the fentanyl they tried to smuggle in was just under 10 pounds.
March 01
El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized 9.7 pounds of fentanyl with an estimated street value of $130,000.
February 29

Hunter Biden addressed numerous allegations under questioning, transcript shows

The president's son appeared in a closed-door proceedings Wednesday.
February 29
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, leaves after a closed door interview as part of the Republican-led House of Representatives impeachment inquiry at the O'Neill House Office Building, in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 28, 2024.
February 29

Rare audio of formerly enslaved people connects history to the present

'10 Million Names' project is using the audio for research on enslaved people.
February 29
In a 1974 recording, a 114-year-old woman named Celia Black recalled picking cotton in Texas as a child born into slavery.
February 29

The '10 Million Names' project: A reading list

The project goal: ID every person enslaved before 1865 in the present-day U.S.
February 29
The 10 Million Names project includes a "call to action," where anyone is invited to come forward and share family records that could amplify written and oral histories.
February 29

Police officer and court employee die after being shot during Missouri home eviction

There were reports of shots fired around an Independence residence.
February 29
Law enforcement on the scene of where two police officers were shot, Feb. 29, 2024, in Independence, Mo.
February 29

Biden speaks at southern border

Growing numbers of state and federal officials are considering cellphone bans in schools. Plus, our panel answers what song defines their generation.
February 29
VIDEO: Biden speaks at southern border
February 29

More states press for school cellphone bans

Leaders across the country are looking for new ways to curb students’ access to cellphones in school.
February 29
VIDEO: More states press for school cellphone bans
February 29

'Rust' assistant director recounts on-set shooting: 'I was negligent'

David Halls previously pleaded no contest to negligent use of a deadly weapon.
February 29
David Halls testifies during the trial of "Rust" armorer Hannah Gutierrez in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Feb. 29, 2024.
February 29

Former US ambassador accused of spying for Cuba to plead guilty

Manuel Rocha is set to formally change his plea and face sentencing in April.
February 29
The Miami Herald profiled former Ambassador Victor Manuel Rocha in 2003, when he joined the firm of Steel Hector & Davis to help open doors in Latin America.
February 29

Pentagon leak suspect Jack Teixeira to plead guilty: Sources

Teixeira was a Massachusetts Air National Guard member.
February 29
This photo illustration created on April 13, 2023, shows Jack Teixeira, reflected in an image of the Pentagon in Washington, D.C.
February 29

NYC Mayor Eric Adams address migrants illegally housed in store basement

A Bronx furniture store where people were being illegally housed has been vacated by the city after people were found in unsafe living conditions.
February 29
A Bronx furniture store where people were being illegally housed has been vacated by the city after people were found in unsafe living conditions.
February 29

Recovered remains may be Florida teen missing since 2004: Police

The case of Autumn Lane McClure took nearly two decades to unravel.
February 29
The case of Autumn Lane McClure took nearly two decades to unravel.
February 29

Police find remains believed to be 16-year-old girl who vanished in 2004

The case of Autumn Lane McClure took nearly two decades to unravel.
February 29
An undated photo of 16-year-old Autumn Lane McClure, who vanished in May 2004.
February 29

Death row inmate exonerated 30 years after 1994 arson murder

Daniel Gwynn was previously sentenced to death for a 1994 arson murder.
February 29
Daniel Gwynn, center, was exonerated for a 1994 arson murder conviction in Philadelphia, Feb. 28, 2024.
February 29

Washington DC’s cherry blossom peak bloom dates announced

Seasonal shifts and climate change affect when the trees reach peak bloom.
February 29
In this March 27, 2023 file photo, the U.S. Capitol is seen through cherry blossoms in Washington.
February 29

Historic Dew Drop Inn to reopen after being closed for decades

A local New Orleans developer has taken over the property and will reopen it this March as a live music club and boutique hotel.
February 29
A local New Orleans developer has taken over the property and will reopen it this March as a live music club and boutique hotel.
February 29

FBI raids home of NYC Mayor Eric Adams' aide

Federal authorities have been investigating the mayor's fundraising.
February 29
New York City Mayor Eric Adams speaks during a news conference at City Hall, Dec. 12, 2023, in New York.
February 29

E. Jean Carroll's lawyers object to Trump's request to grant stay of $83.3M judgment

Trump had offered to post a bond for a "fraction" of the total he owes Carroll.
February 29
E. Jean Carroll leaves Manhattan federal court, Oct. 23, 2023, in New York.
February 29

Supreme Court agrees to hear Trump immunity argument

Donald Trump has gotten another delay after asking the Supreme Court to hear arguments on whether he is immune to prosecution in the federal election interference case.
February 29
VIDEO: Supreme Court agrees to hear Trump immunity argument
February 29

Judge puts a halt to strict Texas immigration law

The law was scheduled to go into effect on March 5.
February 29
Two women hold up signs in opposition of Senate Bill 4 during a council meeting at City Hall, June 20, 2017, in Houston.
February 29

Selma mayor discusses voting rights, city's history and access to information

Mayor James Perkins Jr. announced a project expanding access to broadband in Selma, Alabama, and its importance in educating the voter base.
February 29
Mayor James Perkins Jr. announced a project expanding access to broadband in Selma, Alabama, and its importance in educating the voter base.
February 29

Timeline: Special counsel's probe into Trump's handling of classified documents

Trump has pleaded not guilty to charges of mishandling classified materials.
February 29
This image contained in a court filing by the Department of Justice on Aug. 30, 2022, and partially redacted by the source, shows a photo of documents seized during the Aug. 8 FBI search of former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate.