(NEW YORK) -- The public's priority on enacting new laws to try to address gun violence has waned from its level three years ago, despite continued mass shooting incidents across the country. Fifty percent in this ABC News/Washington Post poll prioritize enacting new gun violence... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- One of the alternate jurors to sit on the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin called the experience of watching one of the most important police use-of-force trials in decades "emotional" and "draining." Lisa Christensen, referred to as juror No. 96,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- During their climactic face-off in the sci-fi action picture Boss Level, Mel Gibson actually got chatterbox co-star Frank Grillo to quiet down -- when the Lethal Weapon star accidentally dislocated the big screen tough guy's jaw. "The one fight I had with Mel -- you would think... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Writer-director Joe Carnahan exploded onto the scene with the tense 2002 drug drama Narc, and has consistently been the go-to guy for gritty action films like 2006's Smokin' Aces with Ryan Reynolds and Common, and 2011's The Grey with Liam Neeson. His latest is the Hulu action film Boss Level, starring Marvel... Read More.
By JON SCHLOSBERG, ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) -- Once again, it is Dr. Ala Stanford to the rescue, this time confronting Philadelphia’s vaccine inequities head on.Last April, Stanford became frustrated with the city’s slow pace of COVID-19 testing, especially in Black and... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO AND JEFFERY COOK, ABC NEWS (DENVER) — Utah officials have issued a rare extreme avalanche danger warning for the Salt Lake region following significant snowfall. On Wednesday morning, the Utah Avalanche Center advised people to avoid all avalanche terrain in the... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Even women who climb their way to corporate America's highest ranks are paid less than their male counterparts, new research confirms. The highest-paid senior executive women earned 84.6 cents for every dollar earned by their male... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO, ABC NEWS (SYDNEY) — The conservation status for Australia's Great Barrier Reef has declined from "significant concern" to "critical" due to increasing impacts associated with climate change, a new report has found. The damage to the reef is a result of... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (LOS ANGELES) -- A SpaceX rocket launched a new American-European satellite that will monitor global sea levels and help our understanding of climate change on Saturday.The Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite, a collaboration between NASA and the... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A landmark bill that would decriminalize marijuana use at the federal level is up for vote soon.The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote on the legislation in September, according to... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. plans to reduce troop levels in Iraq to 3,500 from about 5,200, a U.S. official confirmed to ABC News.The reduction in forces had been anticipated, with U.S. military officials highlighting... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Even though movie theaters have shuttered in the wake of COVID-19, lockdown hasn't stopped people from enjoying the movies. For example, Jumanji: The Next Level has officially made over $800 million worldwide since opening in theaters last December. The movie's star Dwayne Johnson celebrated the... Read More.