International Overdose Awareness Day was initiated in 2001 by Sally J Finn at the Salvation Army in St Kilda, Melbourne, Australia. Since then, many community members as well as government and non-government organizations around the world have held events to raise awareness and commemorate... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amnesty International on Thursday officially branded China’s actions against its Turkic Muslim population as “crimes against humanity.” “Muslims living in Xinjiang may be the most closely surveyed population in the world,” Jonathan Loeb, senior crisis adviser with Amnesty International, told reporters. In conjunction... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- SpaceX is set to launch glow-in-the-dark baby squid and tiny "water bear" organisms to the International Space Station on Thursday as part of a cargo resupply mission to support NASA's celestial research. Liftoff of the Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled for 1:29... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Two men have been arrested for allegedly stealing gold bars while working as cargo handlers at Los Angeles International Airport, federal prosecutors said. Marlon Moody, 38, and Brian Benson, 35, both of Los Angeles, were taken into custody without incident on Tuesday... Read More.
Trans people fight to have their voices heard every day, but that's quite literally the case after Laverne Cox's voice was replaced with a male actor in the Italian trailer for Promising Young Woman. Italian voice actor Vittoria Schisano, who is trans, told The Guardian that noticeably male-sounding 59-year-old Roberto Pedicini was... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — After six months in space, four astronauts on a historic NASA-SpaceX mission have returned back to Earth. SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft, dubbed Resilience, undocked from the International Space Station at 8:35 p.m. ET Saturday. and splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The classic milk chocolate candy bar swapped its usual packaging to honor females for International Women's Day.The brand's "Celebrate HerSHEy's" bars highlight the word at the center of the logo to... Read More.
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Ahead of International Women's Day, Mattel has introduced a new Barbie inspired by the life and legacy of Eleanor Roosevelt.The latest doll, featuring the former first lady,... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY and MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Dr. Mehmet Oz helped save the life of a man who collapsed at Newark Liberty International Airport on Monday night.The celebrity doctor, who hosts the daytime television talk show The... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (LONDON) -- Iran's Alpine ski coach, Samira Zargari, couldn't join her team for the world championships in Italy last week.The reason? Her husband barred her from leaving the country.The reaction on social media was... Read More.
By STEPHANIE EBBS, JON SCHLOSBERG and MINA KAJI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Since President Joe Biden jump-started the conversation around electric vehicles in the early days of his administration, American car companies have announced plans to follow suit in making electric vehicle... Read More.