By: LAURA ROMERO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- During the coronavirus pandemic's deadly peak last summer, Maggie Saldana begged her parents to stay home and not work. Saldana feared that her father, a grape picker, and her mother, an employee at a... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- America surpassed another deadly coronavirus milestone Monday.The country has recorded 500,071 deaths related to COVID-19, according to data from John Hopkins University's Coronavirus Resource Center.The U.S. leads the world in coronavirus-related... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NewsAmid efforts to "double down" on distribution equity, half of the COVID-19 vaccines administered last week in Chicago went to Black and Latinx residents, city officials said.During the first week of vaccinations in mid-December,... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Life expectancy in the United States dropped a full year during the first half of 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic took hold of the nation, according to provisional estimates in a new report published Thursday... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- Alabama continues to struggle with its vaccine rollout, with less than half of the COVID-19 vaccines delivered to the state making it into arms, according to health officials.While there's a discrepancy... Read More.
Since early 2020, Journey frontman Arnel Pineda has been back at his home in Manila, the Philippines, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that hasn't stopped him from working, remotely, on a new album by the band. Pineda tells
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Just weeks before a COVID-19 vaccine is expected to be made available to U.S. medical workers and first responders, an internal survey taken by members of the country's largest fire department shows that... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(CUPERTINO, Calif.) -- Apple announced Wednesday it was slashing the App Store commission it collects in half for smaller app developers that earn up to $1 million per year on its store.The move comes... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(PIERRE, S.D.) -- Nearly half of South Dakota's 3,347-person prison population has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the most recent data released by the state's department of corrections Tuesday."Unfortunately, the result was predictable,"... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Two and a Half Men actress Conchata Ferrell has died at age 77.ABC News has confirmed she passed away peacefully on October 12 of complications following a cardiac arrest. She was surrounded by... Read More.