(NEW YORK) -- More than half of U.S. adults have now received at least one COVID-19 vaccine, but children remain unimmunized and unprotected from potential infection. The American Academy of Pediatrics is now reporting that in some states, up to 18% of all COVID-19 cases... Read More.
(CALEXICO, Calif.) -- Shocking video shows smugglers lower a 2-year-old girl and 6-year-old boy down by a rope over a 30-foot section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall early Thursday. Around 3:15 a.m., Customs and Border Protection cameras observed a total of three adults and two... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- All adults in the United States are eligible for COVID-19 vaccines starting Monday, with all 50 states and Washington, D.C., meeting the April 19 deadline President Joe Biden had set for opening eligibility. Hawaii, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Rhode Island and Vermont were... Read More.
By Dr. Neha Chaudhary, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For years, science has looked at what makes someone resilient and able to positively adapt in the face of adversity.While early studies suggested that resilience depends on inherent traits that... Read More.
By Stephanie Ebbs and John Brownstein, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As more older Americans get vaccinated, an increasing number of new COVID-19 cases are impacting younger adults, prompting warnings that Americans remain vigilant in an effort to prevent more people... Read More.
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News(LONDON) -- Long-awaited preliminary data from final-stage testing in the United States of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by England's University of Oxford and British-Swedish pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca shows the two-dose shot is highly effective in all... Read More.
By DR. SAMUEL ROTHMAN and SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A study in Denmark has found that people who were infected during the first surge of COVID-19 were unlikely to be reinfected during the second surge, but the risk... Read More.
By JUSTIN GOMEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden said he will direct states, tribes and territories to make all American adults eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine by May 1, in his first prime-time address Thursday.The president also... Read More.
By JUSTIN GOMEZ and SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden announced a major partnership Tuesday afternoon between pharmaceutical giants Merck & Co. and Johnson & Johnson to help produce J&J's newly authorized vaccine and changed the vaccine timeline,... Read More.
BY: DANI ALKHOURI, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — The pandemic has closed schools, offices, sports arenas and limited social interaction for millions of people -- perhaps an even bigger struggle for young people more used to being active. In a recent survey conducted by... Read More.
BY: ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- As the pace of COVID-19 vaccinations among adults picks up, many parents are wondering when the vaccine will be deemed safe enough for children. Most new drugs and vaccines are tested first in adults to ensure... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(LONDON) -- The Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE), an advisory group to the World Health Organization, announced at a press conference on Wednesday that it has recommended the AstraZeneca vaccine for adults 65 years old... Read More.