(WASHINGTON) -- With year-over-year inflation barely easing in the latest Consumer Price Index report despite sharp increases in interest rates meant to cool the economy, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Sunday that a recession is "possible but not inevitable." Buttigieg was asked in an interview... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A recession is not "at all inevitable" as the Federal Reserve takes increasingly aggressive action to address sharply rising inflation, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Sunday. "I expect the economy to slow," Yellen told "This Week" anchor George Stephanopoulos. "It's been growing... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Some of the most important water sources in the Western U.S. are drying up as a decades-long megadrought continues to intensify and temperatures steadily rise as a result of climate change. And as the commodity becomes more precious, residents could soon see... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Pentagon has been providing daily updates on the U.S. assessment of the Russian invasion of Ukraine and Ukraine's efforts to resist. Here are highlights of what a senior U.S. defense official told reporters Tuesday on Day 55: 'Limited' Russian offensive operations so far... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When the omicron wave hit the United States, it spread throughout the country like wildfire. Different models estimate that anywhere from 50% to 75% of Americans had been infected with the variant by the end of the surge. So, what does that mean... Read More.
By DR. ALEXIS E. CARRINGTON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Dementia and Alzheimer's disease may not be an inevitable part of aging, according to a recent Dutch study, which identified 100-year-olds with high cognitive performance despite risk factors for decline.This six-year... Read More.
In the newly penned chapter of his autobiography Me, which was released Tuesday in the U.K., Elton John has come clean about why he and his old pal Rod Stewart, whom he once counted among his nearest and dearest, don't... Read More.