(NEW YORK) -- With the country in the midst of a new nationwide resurgence of coronavirus infections and hospitalizations, misinformation about the effectiveness of the vaccines has been proliferating on social media, with increased attention falling on the rare number of vaccinated people ending... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- While authorized vaccines have proven safe and effective in holding the line against COVID-19, they are not 100% effective. Reports of uncommon breakthrough cases among fully vaccinated Americans, coupled with the delta variant tearing through the country, threaten to undermine the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Jamie Manning says she was excited earlier this month for a day of solo shopping in small towns outside her hometown of Washington, D.C. It was something she would do frequently before the coronavirus pandemic, but this particular Saturday marked the first... Read More.
New vaccine requirements for federal employees expected to be announced by President Joe Biden Thursday "very well" could mean troops will be required to get the shot, a senior Pentagon official told ABC News on Wednesday. But if not, it still may only be... Read More.
(UNITED STATES) -- With the COVID-19 delta variant surge once again prompting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to recommend masks indoors for teachers and other vaccinated school employees, many parents are left wondering if the new landscape of the pandemic means it's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As contentious debates over vaccine mandates continue with new coronavirus cases on the rise among the unvaccinated, elected officials are starting to fine-tune the idea of a new incentive by requiring public employees to get a coronavirus test until they get... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- U.S. weightlifter Mattie Rogers set two records at the Pan American Weightlifting Championships, a qualifier event for the Tokyo Olympics, including a snatch lifting 245 pounds. A week later, she had to lay down on the floor while training when the cramping... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday reversed its mask guidance to specifically target areas of the country with the highest levels of the coronavirus and recommended that everyone in those areas, vaccinated or not, wear a mask as the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — In the last decade, the popularity of traditional cigarettes -- particularly among teenagers -- has declined tremendously, while the use of electronic cigarettes has been on the rise. But now a new smoke-free alternative called heated tobacco is slowly gaining a foothold... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Kayley Reese first noticed what seemed like a growing bump in her stomach over a year ago. "The reason I really noticed it was because I own a clothing store and am in all the photos and it got to a point... Read More.
(ST. LOUIS) -- Erica Thompson, a mother of three in St. Louis County, Missouri, died of COVID-19 on July 4 -- a death her mother said could have been prevented. Thompson, 37, was unvaccinated, said her mother, Kimberle Jones. "Had my daughter been vaccinated, I think... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The American Medical Association and the American Nurses Association have joined up with over 50 other health care organizations to call for mandatory vaccinations in their industry, citing rising COVID cases and their trust in the vaccine. "Due to the recent COVID-19... Read More.