(NEW YORK) -- Black women are typically paid only 63 cents for every dollar paid to white, non-Hispanic men, which means they have to work seven months into 2021, Aug. 3, to earn what white, non-Hispanic men made in 2020 alone. The gender wage gap... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Puerto Rico could lose Medicaid funding in less than two months, putting at risk roughly 1.5 million people -- nearly half the island's population -- unless Congress acts quickly. As COVID-19 continues to batter the island -- with at least 2,561 deaths among... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats on Wednesday lost a key test vote to allow a bipartisan infrastructure deal to advance -- after Republicans involved in the talks say they needed more time to finalize details before helping Democrats meet the Senate's 60-vote threshold to start... Read More.
(PHOENIX) -- Phoenix has announced forward/center Dario Šarić tore his ACL during game one of the NBA Finals Tuesday night. The team said he is out indefinitely. The injury happened late in the first quarter when Šarić drove the lane and his right knee appeared to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When Rebecca Urie lost her job as a laboratory technician in West Virginia last March, the weekly extra federal unemployment benefits became a lifeline. “There's no way that we could have survived without the federal supplement,” she told ABC News. Urie said the benefits... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 has taken the lives of more than 565,000 Americans and counting. Those we've lost come from all backgrounds and include the very people -- first responders and medical staff -- who have been working on the front lines. But the virus... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A Kentucky family is mourning the loss of three members due to COVID-19 in nearly four weeks.Husband-and-wife Mark Cheatham, 61, and Lisa Cheatham, 58, died within days of each other this... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Greenland is known as the largest contributor to rising sea levels but a new study explores how the island's glaciers could lose more ice than previously predicted.The three largest glaciers, Jakobshavn... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 965,000 people worldwide.Over 31.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Before Abe, Gus and Rudy Penas' beloved mother died of complications due to diabetes and kidney failure, she made her sons promise her that they would lead healthier lives.Nearly five years... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and KENDALL KARSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- After nearly half a century in Congress, Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., was expecting the primary race of his life against Rep. Joe Kennedy III, the young and telegenic standard-bearer for the... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Unemployment benefits expire as Congress is deadlocked on new potential stimulus plan.As federal pandemic unemployment benefits officially expire on Friday, Congress and the Trump administration are no closer to a deal that... Read More.