(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- The United Nations paints a grim portrait of life in Afghanistan in a new situation report, highlighting increased violence and the spread of COVID-19 as the Taliban has taken control of dozens of districts in recent weeks. According to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres'... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It was the last thing Chanice Newcomer thought would ever happen to her otherwise healthy father: A COVID-19 diagnosis and then sudden death. Stuck with a funeral bill that cost nearly $20,000, her family was hopeful when the federal government announced it... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden spoke to India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, pledging U.S. assistance after growing pressure on Washington to help. The U.S. will also share as many as 60 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to other countries "as they become... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Restaurants and bars are another step closer to getting much-needed financial assistance after experiencing detrimental loss during the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Small Business Administration announced its application details and program guide on Saturday for eligible businesses who... Read More.
By HATEM MAHER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Egypt on Friday said the United States has offered assistance to free a stranded cargo ship in the Suez Canal that blocked trade movement, with one senior official saying it would likely take "a maximum... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The federal government has denied California's request for a disaster declaration for wildfires that have burned swathes of land across the U.S. state since early September.A spokesperson for the California Governor's Office... Read More.