By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A man vanished and is presumed to have drowned after losing control of his boat and attempting to swim after it as it floated away.The incident occurred on Sunday, Feb. 28 at approximately... Read More.
By CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Vivek Murthy, President Joe Biden's nominee to serve as U.S. Surgeon General, plans to tell Congress on Thursday that his top priority, if confirmed, will be ending the pandemic -- which has taken the... Read More.
By NEIL GIARDINO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Amazon rainforest lost an estimated 5 million acres in 2020, an area roughly the size of Israel, according to a recent report on the region. Experts warn that unchecked deforestation in the Amazon basin,... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the coronavirus spread in the early months of the pandemic, the nation's nursing homes become a hotspot for the disease -- but in New York state, a new report says the toll... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After struggling with her weight her entire life, Aujile Riley's journey to a healthier lifestyle began after the birth of her first child nearly four years ago."After I had my son, that's when... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Mira Furlan, the Yugoslavian actress who appeared as the alien Delenn on the sci-fi series Babylon 5 and Danielle Rousseau on Lost, has died at 65. Although no cause of death was given, it apparently was not a surprise, as the actress left a
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The United States economy lost a net 140,000 jobs in December, and all of them were women's jobs, U.S. employment figures show.While women lost 156,000 jobs last month, men gained 16,000, according to... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Oscar winning Argo director and Good Will Hunting screenwriter Ben Affleck will soon be tackling the adaptation of a best-selling young adult fantasy series, Keeper of the Lost Cities. Shannon Messenger's series, which has eight installments and a ninth to come, centers on Sophie, a 12-year-old girl... Read More.
The music world said goodbye to many major artists in 2020, among them two rock musicians who emerged in the 1970s that many rank among the greatest and most influential to play their chosen instruments, as well as a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As with every year, we find ourselves mourning the passing of familiar faces from film, TV and celebrity, whether their passing was expected or otherwise. Here's a look back at some of the notable celebs we... Read More.