(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Watching the news about Afghanistan has become heart-breaking for ex-refugee and now-U.S. citizen Shabnam, who could only give her first name for the security of her family in Afghanistan. She told ABC News that her siblings and extended family, like many Afghan... Read More.
(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- With the peak of hurricane season less than two months away, many Puerto Ricans are concerned about the stability of the island’s electric grid -- a problem-plagued system that left millions without power during Hurricane Maria. After suffering multiple natural... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After 16 months of coronavirus-related restrictions and requirements -- mask mandates, social distancing, extensive state of emergencies -- nearly every jurisdiction in the country has now moved to ease up or, for some, completely lift them. The move comes as many communities... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- What Seddiqa Mahmoodi remembers most from that day were the screams. When a girls' school outside of Kabul was attacked last month in a triple bombing, the 17-year-old student sustained serious injuries to her leg and hand, only recently released from the... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- "Abdul" says he fears for his life, his wife's and his three children's, but that is exactly why he is speaking out. "I am fighting for my family and for others who are left behind," said the Afghan interpreter, who worked for... Read More.
Regé-Jean Page had an interesting way of describing his infamous departure from the hit Netflix series Bridgerton. Page, 31, made waves as Simon, the Duke of Hastings, in the show's first season. However, when it was revealed he would not return for a second season, fans were furious and brokenhearted... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It's been almost two decades since the United States declared a war on terror, and the country is finally closing the chapter on its longest war. President Joe Biden announced withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11. Yet, the... Read More.
By PETE MADDEN, CHO PARK and RYAN SMITH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The NFL insists that its concussion settlement program does not require the clinicians who evaluate former players for payouts to make race a factor in their determinations. Several of those... Read More.
By Devin Dwyer, Jason Kuang ,Sarah Herndon, and Jacqueline Yoo, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This story is part of "America in Transition," a weekly series of in-depth reports on key parts of Donald Trump's legacy, Joe Biden's plans for change and... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (BOSTON) — One man was out for an evening stroll when someone came up behind him and bashed him in the face with a blunt object. Another victim was taking out the trash at his apartment complex when... Read More.
By JINSOL JUNG, JOSEPH RHEE and GERRY WAGSCHAL, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Despite the recent recertification of Boeing’s 737 MAX 8 by the Federal Aviation Administration, some are still skeptical about the safety of the airplane.The Boeing 737 MAX 8... Read More.