(LONDON) -- England, which has faced more than 14 months of lockdowns as the COVID-19 pandemic raged and waned, is set to fully reopen July 19, despite a rising caseload in one of the most vaccinated places in the world. While the other nations of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A highly contagious variant of the novel coronavirus that was initially identified in India is now the dominant strain in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Data updated by the CDC on Tuesday evening shows the... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, warned Friday that a highly contagious variant of the novel coronavirus that was first detected in India could soon become the dominant strain in the United States. "I think that that's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Pop quiz: In which country was the B.1.617.2 coronavirus variant first detected? If the answer (India), wasn't on the tip of your tongue, the World Health Organization is here to help. On Monday, the WHO announced that it had a new naming... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Food service workers are putting renewed pressure on their employers for better working conditions and wages. Businesses across the country are blaming a “workforce shortage” for being understaffed or closed. But workers in the industry say poor labor practices are pushing potential... Read More.
(LONDON) -- The Indian delegation at the G-7 meetings in the U.K. will not be in face-to-face meetings after "exposure to possible COVID positive cases," the Indian Foreign Minister said, although officials said the summit itself is not at risk. "Was made aware yesterday evening... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Federal investigators announced Monday they seized a website that they say fraudulently offered coronavirus vaccines in order to allegedly steal users' personal information. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Maryland seized freevaccinecovax.org, which purported to be the website of an actual... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Being pregnant amid the global coronavirus pandemic has been a scary and unpredictable time for many expectant people. The ongoing pandemic has led pregnant people to question everything from whether they should travel to whether they should work from home, self-quarantine and... 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) -- Fewer than half of Americans see the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine as safe and barely more than a fifth of those not yet vaccinated would be willing to take it -- yet overall intentions to get vaccinated have risen since... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Arclight Cinemas and Pacific Theatres are closing down for good after months of losing business due to the coronavirus pandemic. "After shutting our doors more than a year ago, today we must share the difficult and sad news that Pacific will not... Read More.
By Meredith Deliso and Zoe Magee, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- More than a year into the coronavirus pandemic, children the world over have adapted to a new normal that often has meant wearing masks in public, connecting with family, friends... Read More.