Mississippi lifts boil water notice for Jackson residents

(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Mississippi ended its boil water notice for all of Jackson's residents on Thursday, the state's health department announced. The news comes nearly two weeks after water pressure returned to the state capital's residents after days of a water shortage crisis that impacted... Read More.

COVID-19 live updates: Massachusetts lifts school mask mandate

(NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, more than 5.7 million people have died from the disease worldwide, including over 909,000 Americans, according to real-time data compiled by Johns Hopkins University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering. About 64.2% of the... Read More.

Facebook lifts ban on posts claiming COVID-19 was man-made

(NEW YORK) -- Facebook will no longer remove posts that claim COVID-19 was man-made in recognition of the reignited debate about the virus' origins, a company spokesperson told ABC News. "In light of ongoing investigations into the origin of COVID-19 and in consultation with public... Read More.

New satellite that tracks ocean level rise lifts off

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.