(PHILADELPHIA) -- Philadelphia, which is battling an epidemic of gun violence, has reached 300 homicides for the year, police said. The 300th victim was an 18-year-old man shot multiple times Monday night, according to ABC Philadelphia station WPVI. Three weapons were used and at least... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the nation approaches the grim milestone of 1 million lives confirmed lost to COVID-19, a new report reveals the "devastating and disproportionate" impact of the virus on low-income communities in the U.S., offering an initial analysis of the deadly consequences... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy told lawmakers on Tuesday that the pandemic has had a "devastating" impact on the mental health of America's young people. "I'm deeply concerned as a parent and as a doctor that the obstacles this generation of young people... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday introduced a resolution that would halt a major arms sale to Israel amid its fight with Hamas and the deaths of Palestinian civilians, a high-profile illustration of the significant divide in the Democratic Party, with some members... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A new report demonstrates the "devastating" impact of the coronavirus pandemic on New York City's arts and entertainment sector, as many venues, including Broadway theaters, have remained shuttered for nearly a year.One year... Read More.