By MORGAN WINSOR and AICHA EL HAMMAR CASTANO, ABC News(LONDON and RIO DE JANEIRO) -- At least 79 inmates have died in riots at four prisons across Ecuador, authorities said.Gen. Edmundo Moncayo, head of Ecuador's prison system, known... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Michael Apted, who directed the decades-long Seven Up documentary series, as well as mainstream Hollywood films like Coal Miner's Daughter and Gorillas in the Mist, has died, according to the Directors Guild of America. The filmmaker, who was 79, died Thursday night according to a statement from... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Employers added 661,000 jobs in September, pushing the unemployment rate down to 7.9% from 8.4%, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said in its latest employment report.Friday's jobs report is the last one before... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The novel coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 654,000 people worldwide.Over 16.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.