By ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As Americans head home for the holidays, health experts are warning of the possible "catastrophic impacts" of a potential coronavirus surge that could hit the United States if families do not keep their festive gatherings... Read More.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The unrelenting COVID-19 crisis has pushed Americans already on the financial brink to face impossible choices, and already vulnerable groups with the slimmest safety nets are suffering much of the fallout.Even pre-pandemic, the... Read More.
By DR. SHIELA BEROUKHIM AFRAHIMI and SONY SALZMAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With news of a mutant COVID-19 virus dominating headlines, scientists, doctors and virologists say it’s too soon to panic about the potential implications of the new variant identified in the... Read More.
By DR. NICHOLAS NISSEN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With 309,449 deaths from COVID-19, the 2020 holiday season comes at a critical time in the trajectory of the nation's public health. This is a pivotal moment for the U.S. to make a change... Read More.
By STEPHANIE EBBS and ADISA HARGETT-ROBINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will recommend adults 75 and older and those in essential roles such as first responders, teachers, farmworkers, prison guards, grocery store workers and public transit... Read More.
By: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A massive search for a fugitive shown on security video shooting a Pennsylvania police officer three times while in handcuffs stretched into its second day on Monday as authorities warned that the runaway suspect... Read More.
By: ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As COVID-19 vaccine maker Moderna joins Pfizer in distributing the vaccines to millions of Americans, some might be wondering if they should still get vaccinated if they’ve already had a COVID-19 infection or have... Read More.
By GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- When one woman began recording her pregnancy test results each month, she never imagined how moving those videos would turn out to be."I decided to create the video because each... Read More.
By DR. NICHOLAS NISSEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- With many areas across the Northern Hemisphere getting less than eight hours of daylight Monday, the Winter Solstice can mean dark times -- both physically and emotionally for people around the globe.... Read More.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect the lives of many across the country, a pair of moms are bringing joy to health care workers in their community.When Candace Jones and Jenna... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Lizzy Pesch, an occupational therapist, has been treating patients with COVID-19 for the past nine months, working long hours and dealing with the unpredictable and devastating toll of the disease."When you work at... Read More.
BY: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC NEWS (CHICAGO) — Mercy Hospital survived the Civil War and the Great Depression and treated patients during the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. It is a safety-net hospital, serving the poor on the city's South Side. Yet, amid the coronavirus pandemic... Read More.