(NEW YORK) -- The summer season is in full swing as sweltering temperatures are expected to continue for millions around the country over the next several days. On the heels of a record-breaking heat wave that brought dangerous temperatures to more than 100 million Americans,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Millions of Americans will face dangerous heat this week, as a new heat wave is expected to bring near triple-digit temperatures to the South. The Southeast and the Plains will experience temperatures between 10 and 20 degrees above average with humid conditions,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Millions more bottles' worth of critically needed infant formula are set to touch down on U.S. shores later this month, as the Biden administration continues its push to replenish the supply on the nation's empty shelves. More than 3.2 million bottles' worth of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In northern Kenya's drought-stricken Turkana County, a group of children carried sacks of palm fruit atop their heads as they walked across the parched earth back to their tiny village. They walk more than 20 miles to gather the small, bulbous fruit... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Unprecedented restrictions have been ordered for millions of residents in Southern California as the megadrought in the region persists and continues to intensify. About 6 million customers in Los Angeles, San Bernardino and Ventura counties under the Metropolitan Water District will be... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- While top U.S. health officials are urging some Americans to get yet another coronavirus booster shot, local health departments across the country are grappling with a growing dilemma -- how to address a declining demand for vaccines, while minimizing the waste... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Russia's invasion of Ukraine will have rippling effects in populations far outside the two countries in conflict -- especially in the global food supply, experts are warning. The war in Ukraine could plunge millions into malnutrition if governments, donors and funders do... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Despite a recent increase in COVID-19 breakthrough infections, an updated report illustrates the significant impact the nation's vaccine campaign has had in preventing millions of virus-related deaths, hospitalizations and infections. The U.S. COVID-19 vaccine program is now estimated to have prevented 2.2 million... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Television personality Dr. Mehmet Oz, who is running for the U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, has a considerable financial stake in major pharmaceutical firms and Silicon Valley giants, newly released records show -- despite railing against "Big Pharma" and "Big Tech" on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The confrontation between Will Smith and Chris Rock that rocked the 2022 Oscars Sunday night is also putting a spotlight on alopecia, the autoimmune condition that affects Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, and millions of other people. Pinkett Smith, 50, first announced... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When the first coronavirus vaccines were shipped out across the country more than a year ago, millions of Americans waited eagerly for their turn to get a shot, hoping that it would lead to a return to normal. In the spring of 2021,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Four months after the Taliban seized power, Obaidullah Alikhil found himself unemployed and struggling to make ends meet as his son laid in bed with no strength to even open his eyes as he battles malnutrition. Weighing around 12 pounds, 2-year-old Mohammed... Read More.