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October 01

Greg Abbott, Beto O'Rourke clash in 1st and only planned gubernatorial debate

The debate centered on Uvalde and other big issues in the state.
October 01
Supporters of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott watch his debate with Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke, Sept. 30, 2022, in McAllen, Texas.
September 30

US slaps new sanctions on Russia after Putin annexes parts of Ukraine

President Biden condemned Putin's move as Ukraine called for stronger action.
September 30
Russian President Vladimir Putin gives a speech during a ceremony formally annexing four regions of Ukraine Russian troops occupy, at the Kremlin in Moscow on September 30, 2022.
October 01

Sailor found not guilty in fire that destroyed billion-dollar Navy assault ship

"I’ve lost time with family, and my entire Navy career was ruined," he said.
October 01
Navy and civilian fire crews fight a fire aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard, July 13, 2020, in San Diego.
October 01

US military medical teams try new approach in Central America

HEART 22 pairs up U.S. military doctors with local doctors in Central America.
October 01
U.S. Air Force Henry Foerster, center, performs a dental exam alongside Master Sgt. Adolfo Figueroa, right, a dental assistance 60th Air Mobility Wing, Travis Air Force Base, California, on a nurse assigned to Hospital Regional de Occidente in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, while deployed in support of Health Engagements Assistance Response Team 2022, (HEART 22), on August 26, 2022.
September 30

Government shutdown averted after House, Senate pass funding bill

The bill will keep the government funded through mid-December.
September 30
The Senate entrance stands at the Capitol in Washington, Sept. 18, 2021.
September 29

White House digs in on Biden's gaffe about dead congresswoman: The Note

The slip fueled a discussion that Republicans would love to get more attention.
September 29
President Joe Biden speaks during the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health in Washington, Sept. 28, 2022.
September 25

Trump can't 'declassify documents by saying so,' GOP senator admits when pressed

The Wyoming lawmaker also criticized the government's search of Mar-a-Lago.
September 25
Sen. John Barrasso speaks to media during the weekly Senate Republican Leadership press conference, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Sept. 13, 2022.
September 28

Biden appears to look for congresswoman killed in car crash: 'Where's Jackie?'

GOP Rep. Jackie Walorski of Indiana died in an accident in early August.
September 28
President Joe Biden speaks at the White House Conference On Hunger, Nutrition And Health in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 28, 2022.
September 28

RFK assassin Sirhan asks to go home to live 'in peace'

The man who assassinated presidential candidate Robert F
September 28
This photo released by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Sirhan Sirhan. Sirhan Sirhan, who assassinated presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy in 1968, is asking a judge on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, to free him from prison by reversing California Gov. Gavin Newsom's denial of his parole earlier in the year. (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP)
September 29

Judge rejects special master's request on seized documents, handing win to Trump

The dispute is over how to process documents the FBI seized at Mar-a-Lago.
September 29
Justice Raymond J. Dearie presides at Brooklyn Federal Court, Eastern District, May 15, 2008, in New York.
October 01

Supreme Court's top cases for new term, new Justice Jackson

The Supreme Court opens its new term on Monday and will hear arguments for the first time after a summer break and with new Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson among its nine members
October 01
Supreme Court Associate Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson stands outside the Supreme Court, at the top of the steps, with Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts, following her formal investiture ceremony at the Supreme Court in Washington, Friday, Sept. 30, 2022. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
September 29

Lawmakers call for answers about stalled housing for hurricane survivors

FEMA said it was reviewing the matter.
September 29
Sen. Elizabeth Warren questions bank CEOs as they testify during a Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee Hearing on the Annual Oversight of the Nation's Largest Banks, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, Sept. 22, 2022.
September 25

Next Jan. 6 hearing may be 'more sweeping' as members weigh criminal referral: Schiff

"It will tell the story about a key element of Donald Trump's plot."
September 25
Former President Donald Trump holds a rally in Wilmington, N.C., Sept. 23, 2022.
September 30

Huge Arizona school voucher plan in effect after foes fail

A huge expansion of Arizona's private school voucher system has taken effect and the parents of all 1.1 million school-age children can use state tax money to pay for private school tuition and other costs
September 30
FILE - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey speaks at an event touting a new universal school voucher program he signed into law in July and resigned again in a ceremony on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2022 at Phoenix Christian Preparatory School in Phoenix, Ariz. All Arizona parents now can use state tax money to send their children to private or religious schools or pay homeschooling costs after an effort by public school advocates to block a massive expansion of the state's private school voucher law failed to collect enough signatures to block the law. (AP Photo/Bob Christie, File)
September 30

'Start Here' takes a look at changes to student loan forgiveness plan

The Department of Education quietly updated its qualifications for the program.
September 30
Students walk in Northeastern University campus on Sept. 14, 2022, in Boston.
October 01

Trump at center of Oath Keepers novel defense in Jan. 6 case

The defense team in the Capitol riot trial of the Oath Keepers leader is relying on an unusual strategy with Donald Trump at the center
October 01
FILE - Stewart Rhodes, founder of the Oath Keepers, speaks during a rally outside the White House in Washington, June 25, 2017. In his trial in the violent Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol, attorneys for the leader of the Oath Keepers extremist group will mount an unusual defense with former President Donald Trump at its center. Defense attorneys are poised to argue that Rhodes can’t be found guilty of seditious conspiracy because everything he did was in preparation for orders he anticipated coming down from the Republican president. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
September 24

Ohio GOP candidate maintains he served in military

Military records reviewed by ABC News show J.R. Majewski was based in Qatar.
September 24
Ohio Republican congressional candidate J.R. Majewski defends his military record at a news conference on Sept. 23, 2022, in Holland, Ohio.
September 30

Race to November: Dr. Oz lays out his platform as Senate race heats up

Dr. Mehmet Oz speaks with ABC News' Linsey Davis.
September 30
Dr. Mehmet Oz, candidate for Pennsylvania Senator, is interviewed by Linsey Davis of ABC News.
September 30

Biden says Hurricane Ian may rank 'among the worst' in US history

The president said search and rescue teams have saved 117 people so far.
September 30
President Joe Biden speaks about the ongoing federal response efforts for Hurricane Ian in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Sept. 30, 2022.
September 29

Doctor, Army spouse accused of trying to provide service member med records to Russia

The FBI said the doctor claimed "patriotism toward Russia" over Ukraine.
September 29
The seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation hangs on a podium during a news conference at the FBI headquarters, June 14, 2018 in Washington.
September 30

Uvalde families speak out ahead of Texas gubernatorial debate

Democratic candidate Beto O'Rourke said he's bringing along victims' mementos.
September 30
Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, arrives for a rally at UTSA, Sept. 26, 2022, in San Antonio, Texas.
September 30

In Hurricane Ian's aftermath, new head of FEMA faces historic challenge

The first woman in the job oversees an agency often questioned in a crisis.
September 30
FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell speaks during a briefing at the White House, Sept 27, 2022.
September 30

GOP seeks a blend of MAGA and mainstream: The Note

Is the "big tent" able to make room for the "big lie"?
September 30
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy speaks during a news conference on the House steps of the U.S. Capitol, Sept. 29, 2022.