(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Six hundred Mississippi National Guard members will deploy to Jackson starting Thursday to help with water distribution, officials said Wednesday, as they grapple with an ongoing water crisis plaguing residents. No timeline was given when the water pumps at Jackson's O.B. Curtis... Read More.
(MIAMI) -- A Florida high school temporarily halted distribution of its student-run yearbook amid concerns over pages covering the Black Lives Matter movement. Administrators at West Broward High School in Pembroke Pines, about 18 miles southwest of Fort Lauderdale, paused sales and distribution of "The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Federal health authorities have paused distribution of Eli Lilly's monoclonal antibody cocktail in eight states over COVID-19 variant efficacy concerns. The COVID-19 treatment will halt distribution in Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Oregon and Washington "until further notice" due to variants'... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(OCONOMOWOC, Wis.) -- A suspect died by suicide following a police pursuit after two people were found dead at a supermarket distribution center in Wisconsin.The Oconomowoc Police Department received a call detailing a possible... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Google announced a series of steps it was taking to support a more equitable and efficient rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines, including grants totaling $150 million, updates to its Maps software and offering... Read More.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Early data revealed Monday that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine candidate could be up to 90% effective.The company still needs to submit its soon-to-be-completed late-stage data to the Food and Drug Administration for... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After news broke earlier this week of a promising development in a COVID-19 vaccine, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced Thursday it would commit an additional $70 million to make sure vaccines... Read More.
By DR. JAY BHATT and DR. ASHA S. COLLINS, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Early in April, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top United States infectious disease expert, said that inability to quickly and efficiently test for COVID-19 was a failure early... Read More.
By DR. ALEXANDRIA LAMBERT, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A growing chorus of experts is calling on Russian scientists to explain potential discrepancies in the data supporting the country's COVID-19 vaccine, dubbed Sputnik V.Russia was the first country to... Read More.
BY: STEPHANIE EBBS and TRISH TURNER(ATLANTA) -- Public health officials working to make a potential COVID-19 vaccine available to all Americans said they need more than $25 billion to make it happen, but the continued impasse between the Trump administration... Read More.
By DR. DAVE HARRISON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the possibility of a widely available COVID-19 vaccine steadily approaches, initial limitations in supply have left experts worldwide asking: Who gets the vaccine first?The World Health Organization and its... Read More.