(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Chaos has enveloped Kabul after Afghanistan's government's collapsed and the Taliban seized control, all but ending America's 20-year campaign as it began: under Taliban rule. The U.S. has evacuated approximately 83,000 people since the effort began on Aug. 14, the White House... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Warren Buffett announced Wednesday that he is donating another $4.1 billion to philanthropic organizations and is stepping down as trustee at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Buffett's latest distribution of wealth is part of a pledge he made in 2006 to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Bill and Melinda Gates announced Monday that they are divorcing after nearly three decades of marriage but said they will keep working together at their private charitable foundation, one of the largest in the world. "After a great deal of thought and... Read More.
By VICTORIA MOLL-RAMIREZ, LINDSEY GRISWOLD, and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Philanthropist Melinda Gates said she believes leaders must put women at the center of their response to COVID-19 in order to address the child care crisis.“We're seeing... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, JON SCHLOSBERG, and SENI TIENABESO(NEW YORK) -- Bill Gates has warned about the need to prepare for a pandemic for years. Since the novel coronavirus swept across the country in March, the billionaire has put his money... 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 LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Bureau of Prisons has spent almost $3 million dollars on ultraviolet sanitizing devices to combat COVID-19 at 122 federal prisons, regional offices and its central office in Washington, D.C., according to the Bureau... Read More.