(NEW YORK) -- Confetti filled the streets of lower Manhattan on Wednesday as New Yorkers gathered for a ticker tape parade honoring the heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic. Called the Hometown Heroes Parade, the event was held along the Canyon of Heroes, nearly 16 months... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Wednesday is a day of celebration as New York City gears up for a ticker tape parade honoring the heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Hometown Heroes Parade starts at 11 a.m. along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan, about 16... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It's been a school year like no other in recent memory -- combining the challenge of remote and hybrid learning for millions with the agony and strain of a pandemic that has killed more than 600,000. Mental health has taken a toll... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Post positions for the field of eight horses competing in the Belmont Stakes were drawn on Tuesday, with 2-1 favorite Essential Quality drawing the No. 2 position. Start spreading the news! The field for the 153rd running of the... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO, ERIN SCHUMAKER, IVAN PEREIRA, MEREDITH DELISO and ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 75.5 million people worldwide and killed over 1.6 million of them,... Read More.
By AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- It will take up to 8,000 Boeing 747 freighters to distribute COVID-19 vaccines across the globe - and lobbyists are calling for aviation employees to be considered essential workers in vaccination campaigns.In... Read More.
By VICTORIA MOLL-RAMIREZ, IMTIYAZ DELAWALA, BRENDAN RAND and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (MIAMI) -- When Hurricane Maria left Puerto Rico in a dump of economic, emotional and physical disaster in 2017, Maria Baez left with her grandson, Daniel, for Kissimmee, Florida. Now, three... Read More.
BY: ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC NEWS This report is part of "Turning Point," a groundbreaking month-long series by ABC News examining the racial reckoning sweeping the United States and exploring whether it can lead to lasting reconciliation. (NEW YORK) -- In the wake... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Former FBI Director James Comey in a Senate hearing Wednesday sought to defend the bureau's efforts to investigate President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign's ties to Russia, amid attacks from Republican senators looking to tie... Read More.
BY: ESTHER CASTILLEGI and ALLIE YANG(NEW YORK) -- Dr. Anthony Fauci told “World News Tonight” anchor David Muir that the viral photo of a crowded school hallway in Georgia taken last week was “disturbing.”“There should be universal wearing... Read More.
BY: IGNACIO TORRES, JESSICA HOPPER, and ALLIE YANG(HOUSTON) -- For years, the highlight of Candido’s day has been returning home from work to his wife and children, Caleb and Emma. He has carried the pride of his job as an... Read More.