(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is running headfirst into a number of fires as he makes his first trip to Africa as America's top diplomat. Nearly 10 months into his tenure, Blinken will bring U.S. President Joe Biden's "America's back" mantra to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Tens of thousands of Americans, Afghans and other foreigners have been evacuated from Kabul's international airport to U.S. military installations in Qatar, a key U.S. partner in the Middle East that has received public shout-outs from President Joe Biden and his top... Read More.
(HAITI) -- The 7.2 magnitude earthquake that just devastated Haiti feels like a bad dream on repeat. Imagine waking up to an earthquake just about a decade after another quake killed 250,000 of your brothers and sisters and destroyed your beautiful country. Receiving the news of... Read More.
(HAITI) -- Luria Civil’s wails could be heard outside of the cemetery. As shovels scraped dirt onto her daughter’s grave, she chanted and sobbed. She lost two children after Saturday’s 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit Haiti. Her house had collapsed on top of her and her... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- One year after the blast that destroyed the port of Beirut and a large part of the city, the families of the dead are still looking for answers. In the aftermath of the huge blast at a warehouse in the port of... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The world was on lockdown for most of 2020. But from the Caucasus to the Horn of Africa to the Himalayas, several conflicts, some frozen for decades, erupted in violence.With the coronavirus pandemic... Read More.
By DR. YALDA SAFAI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- People with substance use disorders may be more likely to become infected and die of COVID-19, according to a recent study funded by the National Institutes of Health and published in Molecular... Read More.
By JOHN VERHOVEK, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Democratic National Convention will officially kick off on Monday with a focus on the three major crises that continue to grip the nation ahead of the 2020 election: the coronavirus pandemic, the ongoing... Read More.
By KENDALL KARSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Nearly two-thirds of Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump's handling of three major challenges facing the country -- the coronavirus pandemic, nationwide unrest over racial inequality and relations with Russia -- in a... Read More.