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Biden to replace White House doctor with long-time physician

TriggerPhoto/iStockBy MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden has commissioned Dr. Kevin O’Connor as his new White House physician, replacing Dr. Sean Conley in a role that became a source of controversy under former President Donald Trump’s four years in the White House.It’s not unusual for a new president to select their personal…read more »

Sen. Paul does not unequivocally say 2020 election wasn’t stolen

Greg Nash/The Hill/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Days after President Joe Biden took office and the Democrats took control of the U.S. Senate, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., would not unequivocally say Sunday that the 2020 presidential election was not stolen and called for an investigation of fraud, without providing evidence.…read more »

Early indications show honeymoon period for Biden administration: POLL

Ken Cedeno/CNP/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBY: KENDALL KARSON, ABC NEWS (LONDON) — President Joe Biden is held in high regard by most Americans, according to a new ABC News/Ipsos poll released Sunday, as he takes the reins of a divided country in the midst of a once-in-a-century pandemic and economic crisis. In his first week in…read more »

Capitol rioter who allegedly tweeted he wanted to ‘assassinate’ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez faces 5 charges

Jon Cherry/Getty ImagesBy MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — A man who allegedly made an online threat to “assassinate” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., faces five charges in connection with the U.S. Capitol insurrection, authorities said.Garret Miller was arrested Wednesday in Texas. His charges include threats and violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds. A detention…read more »

Biden’s first 100 days live updates: Biden gets time to push agenda before Senate trial

Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBy LIBBY CATHEY, ADIA ROBINSON, JACK ARNHOLZ, MEREDITH DELISO, LAUREN KING, MICHELLE STODDART and CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — This is Day Three of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern: Jan 23, 2:23 pmBiden administration pauses most…read more »

Biden’s first 100 days live updates: ‘We cannot, will not, let people go hungry’

Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBy LIBBY CATHEY, ADIA ROBINSON, JACK ARNHOLZ, MEREDITH DELISO, LAUREN KING, MICHELLE STODDART and CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — This is Day Three of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern: Jan 23, 12:57 pmImpeachment timeline allows for…read more »

Biden makes symbolic changes to Oval Office reflecting goals as president

Doug Mills/The New York Times/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBy MICHELLE STODDART and ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Not long after he was inaugurated, President Donald Trump had a portrait of the populist and controversial President Andrew Jackson placed prominently in the Oval Office, looking down as he held photo ops, signed sweeping executive orders and sparred…read more »