(WASHINGTON) -- The nation's top infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci, said he would support mandating the COVID-19 vaccine for air travel. "I would support that," Dr. Fauci told The Skimm podcast on Friday. "If you want to get on a plane and travel with... Read More.
(RAMSTEIN-MIESENBACH, Germany) -- The 8-year old Afghan girl, housed at Ramstein Air Base without her parents, decided to share her dreams with the U.S. staffers running the "youth pod" where she was staying. She wanted to be a pilot, she told them. When word got to... Read More.
(CALIF.) -- Due to the thick smoke from the Caldor Fire, the air quality near the Lake Tahoe area is nearly 40 times what the World Health Organization deems unhealthy, according to data from IQAir. For over two weeks, the Caldor Fire has swept across 177,260 acres... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An Afghanistan woman fleeing the Taliban in Kabul went into labor aboard a United States Air Force plane evacuating people from the country. The woman, who was not named, went into labor mid-flight Aug. 21, while on a U.S. Air Force C-17... Read More.
(Reno, Nev.) -- Smoke from the raging wildfires in the West Coast was so severe that it created an air quality alert as far as Reno, Nevada, on Tuesday. Several Nevada counties reported their worst recorded air quality index numbers in the two decades they’ve... Read More.
Taraji P. Henson's Facebook Watch series, Peace of Mind with Taraji, is coming back for a second season. Facebook Watch announced on Monday that Henson's Daytime Emmy-nominated series, which focuses on mental health, is officially getting a new season with 10 episodes. Co-hosted... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Chaos has enveloped Kabul after Afghanistan's president fled the country over the weekend and the Taliban seized control of the presidential palace there, all but ending America's 20-year campaign as it began: under Taliban rule. As the crisis intensifies, with images from... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The first signs are emerging that the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus is dampening demand for air travel: cancellations are rising, while passenger loads and air fare are on the decline. On Tuesday, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened 1.7... Read More.
(SAN FRANCISCO) —The dangerous wildfires burning in the West is affecting air quality in cities more than 1,000 miles away as the smoke billows and travels east. More than 100 large wildfires are currently burning in the West, with the overwhelming majority located from California... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Despite COVID-19 shutdowns temporarily clearing the air in many major cities, damaging air pollution was persistently higher in more minority and lower-income neighborhoods, compared to whiter, higher-income neighborhoods, according to a new study led by researchers at George Washington University. "This... Read More.
Just hours after wrapping its two-day CMA Summer Jam, the Country Music Association has announced a television air date for the event. A three-hour primetime special reliving all the highlights will air September 2 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Gwen... Read More.