BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — There were 22 billion-dollar weather and climate disasters in 2020, according to a new analysis from the National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration. The total damages from the 22 disasters totaled approximately $95 billion and killed at... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Bridgerton, the latest series from TV juggernaut Shonda Rhimes, continues her hot streak. Netflix says the show from the creator of Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, and How to Get Away with Murder was seen by 63 million households since its... Read More.
By DR. ADJOA SMALLS-MANTEY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 is a highly transmissible disease, but evidence shows that small indoor gatherings and households are where the novel coronavirus is spreading the fastest.For nearly a year, public health officials across the... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday Americans who qualify for direct payments in the new pandemic relief legislation should expect to see money in their accounts as early as next week.“The good... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- An update to the International Union for Conservation of Nature's Red List of Threatened Species has declared 31 animal and plant species extinct.That total includes the lost shark, listed as critically... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(HOT SPRINGS, Ark.) -- An Arkansas city saw its coronavirus numbers spike nearly 200% last week as the state grapples with record-breaking infection rates amid shortening testing supplies, according to an internal Federal Emergency Management Agency... Read More.