(NEW YORK) — New York's Hamilton County is rural, remote and Republican. It also has one of the highest vaccination rates in the country. In general, vaccine hesitancy is estimated to be higher in rural areas, according to an ABC News analysis of county-level data.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 has taken the lives of more than 570,000 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.
(PARIS) -- Newly reelected president of Chad, Marshal Idriss Déby Itno, died Tuesday on the battlefield in clashes with rebels, according to the Chadian army. "Supreme Chief of the Armed Forces, Idriss Déby Itno has just given his last breath while defending the territorial integrity... Read More.
By DEVIN DWYER, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The inauguration of Kamala Harris on Wednesday as the first woman of color vice president of the United States marks a watershed moment for the nation's oldest Black sorority, which will witness one of its own... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With just days until the inauguration next Wednesday, and in the wake of last Wednesday's assault on the Capitol, security around the nation's capital city has been ramped up to a level not seen... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (LOS ANGELES) -- Samuel Little, the prolific serial killer who was serving three consecutive life sentences, is dead, authorities said Wednesday.Little died at a hospital shortly before 5 a.m. local time, the California Department of Corrections... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Purdue Pharma is expected Tuesday to plead guilty to federal conspiracy and kickback charges and acknowledge that its aggressive marketing of opioids over the last three decades helped propel an addiction crisis that... Read More.
By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The refusal of a little-known government agency to acknowledge Joe Biden's election victory is stalling the president-elect's ability to prepare for taking office, and opening what experts called "dangerous gaps" in the nation's security heading into... Read More.
By IBTISSEM GUENFOUD, ABC News(PARIS) -- Several Arab countries are condemning French President Emmanuel Macron after he said he would propose legislation to tackle Islamist separatism and paid tribute to history teacher Samuel Paty, who was murdered after showing caricatures... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This report is part of "Turning Point," a groundbreaking month-long series by ABC News examining the racial reckoning sweeping the United States and exploring whether it can lead to lasting reconciliation.It took... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON and KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Thousands seeking criminal justice reform gathered at the National Mall on Friday under the rallying cry "Get Your Knee Off Our Necks," a reference to the manner in which George Floyd... Read More.