(NEW ORLEANS, La.) -- The nation is still grappling with the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, which made landfall Aug. 29 and knocked out power to more than 1 million customers in Louisiana. At least 82 people have died due to the storm -- which hit... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Wally Funk, a pioneering female pilot who dreamed of being an astronaut in the 1960s, will fly to space later this month with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on the first crewed flight for his space-faring firm Blue Origin. The flight will fulfill... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Dawn Wells, who played Mary Ann Summers on the campy classic TV show Gilligan's Island, has died from COVID-19, ABC News has confirmed. Her rep noted the actress, motivational speaker and philanthropist "passed peacefully [Wednesday] morning, in no pain as a result... Read More.
(LONDON) -- British actress Dame Diana Rigg, known for her powerful roles in Games of Thrones and the classic 1960s TV series The Avengers, has died. She was 82.“She died peacefully early this morning. She was at home with... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 486,000 people worldwide.Over 9.6 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.