(LONDON, HONG KONG and JAKARTA) -- A perfect storm with the coronavirus appears to be brewing across the Asia-Pacific region: surges in the highly contagious delta variant combined with slow vaccination uptake. Tight vaccine supplies are a major factor and experts caution that unless most... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones was offered tenure at the journalism school of her alma mater, the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, but she won’t be taking it. Instead, she will go to Howard University after her tenure was initially blocked... Read More.
When one thinks of the Alien movies, they immediately think of Sigourney Weaver's tough-as-nails Ellen Ripley, as well as acid-bleeding xenomorphs stalking humans in the shadows of space. And while alien warfare certainly comes to mind when one thinks of the films, class warfare likely doesn't, but that... Read More.
BY: BRITT CLENNETT, ABC NEWS (SYDNEY) — Until now, Australia had been heralded as a global leader in combating the novel coronavirus, which is why a sudden surge in cases came as a shock. Nearly 5 million residents in the hardest-hit city of... Read More.
By: CATHERINE THORBECKE and ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The novel coronavirus pandemic has only exacerbated income inequality, experts say, stretching the racial wealth gap in the United States and making the richest wealthier while leaving many of the poorest... Read More.