The continent is looking to forge its own path separate from that of the U.S. and China.
Harris carried the same Bible into the U.S. Capitol when she was sworn in as senator for California in 2017.
"It's been the honor of my life to serve this Nation, and I will do all I can to ensure everyone has an equal opportunity to achieve and maintain health," said Adams.
Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and advisor, wrote on social media: "The last four years have been an incredible journey ... I leave D.C. in awe of the compassion, grace and grit that exists across the nation."
Military veteran Michael McKinney, 25, is behind bars for wounding a 15-year-old when he fired his gun into a car carrying four Black teen girls caught in a confrontation with a group of Trump supporters.
"I stuck it with it as long as I could, and at some point, I realized I've reached a point of diminishing returns and I left," said the former Fox News host.
President Donald Trump will exit the White House with a historically low approval rating, and a majority of Americans saying that he failed to deliver on his famed slogan.
Meghan Markle's former palace aides could "shed some light" on allegations she wanted details of a private letter leaked and helped the authors of a tell-all biography.
The former NSA contractor was not included in Trump's last-minute clemency list.
China's rock star entrepreneur, who co-founded e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, had not been seen in public since October.
The incoming president has not said what he plans to do with the tens of thousands of asylum-seekers living in limbo in crowded shelters and makeshift camps along the border.
New York City, the country's most populous city, was reported to have enough vaccines to administer second doses to some, but not all, of the people waiting for their second shot.
The Duchess of Sussex's aide opened doors for the authors of a biography that accused Prince William of snobbery, a "senior member of the royal household" has told a newspaper she is suing.
John Keown, 72, was booked into Vanderburgh County Jail after facing the choice of arrest or going back onto the streets when he refused to leave a hospital.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be freed after serving just seven years of a 28-year prison sentence for bribery and racketeering charges while holding public office.
Religious conservatives and law-enforcement officers who were uncomfortable with family separations may be open to immigration reform.
A YouTuber illegally broadcast audio of a hearing in Ghislaine Maxwell's Jeffrey Epstein trafficking case to 14,000 listeners including apparent QAnon conspiracy theorists.
In one of his final outgoing acts as president on Tuesday, Donald Trump granted clemency to 143 people including rappers Lil Wayne and Kodak Black.
A poll released Tuesday finds that 79 percent of Americans believe that the "top" or "important, but lower" economic priority of the Biden administration should be to "provide new stimulus checks."
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy will reportedly join Vice President Mike Pence in snubbing President Donald Trump by not attending his farewell event on Wednesday morning hours before President-elect Joe Biden is inaugurated.
Jorge Riley was arrested on Tuesday, days after resigning leadership positions in a California GOP group when he was caught on video apparently bragging about breaking into House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office.
"Every time the van stopped to pick up another deportee, I was sure someone would come on board, point at me and say, 'Not that guy—he's a veteran.'"