(UKRAINE) -- Woman and girls in Ukraine and around the world have suffered disproportionately as the men of the country fight against the invasion by Russia, a new report by the United Nations has found. The policy paper, published as the U.N. Security Council meets... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An ongoing heat wave is moving east, threatening states from Maine to Texas. It will be another day of record-breaking temperatures for Texans. Abilene, Waco and San Antonio are under excessive heat warnings, according to the National Weather Service. San Antonio reached 107... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- More than 20 states are seeing dangerously hot temperatures this week, impacting nearly 100 million Americans, according to the National Weather Service. The heat index will be over 100 degrees from the Plains to the Southeast with little relief at night. An excessive... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dr. Susan Hillis, who has spent years at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and is the lead author of several reports on Covid-related orphanhood and caregiver death, spoke recently about the devastating toll of the pandemic with ABC News' David... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When Marti Hines woke up one morning four years ago while on vacation and was unable to move the left side of her body, she said it did not even cross her mind that she, at age 34, could have multiple... Read More.
(NOTE LANGUAGE) Dakota Johnson is commenting on the allegations against some of her former co-stars. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, the actress, who has worked alongside Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer and Shia LaBeouf -- all of whom have had allegations of misconduct lodged against them -- said she... Read More.
By DR. SAMUEL ROTHMAN and DR.TARUN JAIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After two mass shootings in less than one week, mental health experts say the effects these events have on the American public are amplified by the COVID-19 pandemic.On Monday,... Read More.
By GMA TEAM, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The coronavirus pandemic has led to a rise in stress, anxiety and depression, leading to a staggering increase in mental health disorders. Now, experts are warning that our mental health can also impact... Read More.
By ABBY CRUZ, ABC News (LOS ANGELES) -- With California ending a regional stay-at-home order issued because of strained capacity in the state's intensive care units, current COVID-19 data suggests that the local Latino community has been hit the hardest of all.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- While running for president during the coronavirus pandemic, President-elect Joe Biden took his campaign online, scrapping large, in-person gatherings and most travel in favor of remote and socially distant campaign events.On Friday,... Read More.
Eddie and Jill Vedder have announced an online benefit streaming event in support of people and families affected by Epidermolysis bullosa, a rare genetic skin disorder also known as EB. The virtual event, dubbed Venture into Cures, will air... Read More.