(DENVER) -- A monument honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., created by the nation's first African American NASA astronaut candidate, was vandalized in a Denver park this week by perpetrators who pried off a large bronze plaque and other pieces from the statue's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Last month's global temperatures led to the warmest January on record, continuing a pattern of eight consecutive hottest months on record, according to scientists.The average surface air temperature on Earth in January was 13.14 degrees Celsius, or 55.65 degrees Fahrenheit --... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For decades, doctors have encouraged patients to monitor their cholesterol levels, with studies showing that heart disease risk increases with high levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL), also known as the “bad cholesterol,” and not enough high-density lipoprotein (HDL), also known as... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Health officials in Suffolk County, New York, are warning the public that cases of the respiratory bacterial infection called pertussis, also known as whooping cough, have been on the rise in the area.In Suffolk County, 108 cases of pertussis were reported... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amazon will begin displaying advertisements in movies and TV shows on its Prime Video streaming service next month, the company said in an email to subscribers this week viewed by ABC News.Customers will be offered an ad-free alternative for an additional... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The planet has capped off its hottest 12-month span on record now that temperatures in the month of October have surpassed previous records throughout history.Global temperatures have now exceeded 1.3 degrees Celsius of warming since pre-industrial revolution levels, getting dangerously close... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Weeks before Danelo Cavalcante broke out of the Chester County Prison in Pennsylvania, a correctional officer warned that the convicted murderer was “planning an escape,” according to internal documents obtained by ABC News."I am just sending this cause I don't want... Read More.
“This is a test. This is only a test.” You are going to hear these words twice this month. On October 4th at about 1120 AM Pacific Time, a nationwide broadcast of the National Emergency Alert Test will be conducted by FEMA and the... Read More.
The City of Everett is kicking off a new campaign in honor of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, highlighting the growing importance of cybersecurity in our daily lives and encouraging individuals and businesses to take important cybersecurity steps to stay safe online.“Recently, while visiting Washington State... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Gasoline prices in California are skyrocketing.The average price of a gallon of gas in California on Friday reached $6.08, up some 80 cents or 15% since a month ago, according to data compiled by AAA. At some gas stations in Los... Read More.