Disparities persist as US tops 500,000 COVID deaths

By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- One year after former President Donald Trump told Americans that the novel coronavirus was "very much under control in this country," the United States on Monday surpassed 500,000 deaths from COVID-19, according to data from... Read More.

Dow surges 1,500 points on vaccine hopes

By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- U.S. stocks jumped sharply Monday as news broke of a major development in a COVID-19 vaccine.The Dow Jones Industrial Average skyrocketed more than 1,500 points, or over 5%, as markets opened... Read More.