(NEW YORK) -- Inflation is the highest it has been in more than 40 years, according to a new economic report. The Consumer Price Index numbers for the month of March show that inflation is up 8.5%, compared to one year ago. The Federal Reserve... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nearly one week on, Louisiana is struggling to recover from Hurricane Ida’s devastating blow. Ida, which is tied for the fifth-strongest hurricane to strike the U.S. mainland in history, killed at least 11 in Louisiana, dumped more than 13 inches of rain in... Read More.
(ST. LOUIS) -- Roughly every four years, when athletes take on the world stage at the Olympics, excitement buzzes over the USA gymnastics team. The 2021 Tokyo Olympic trials for Team USA are taking place June 24 through June 27 in St. Louis, Missouri,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fuel outages persist in parts of the Southeast on Monday -- and the national gas price average remains at its highest level in six years -- even as the Colonial Pipeline has resumed operations following a ransomware attack. The national gas price... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- One year after former President Donald Trump told Americans that the novel coronavirus was "very much under control in this country," the United States on Monday surpassed 500,000 deaths from COVID-19, according to data from... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, EMILY SHAPIRO, and MELISSA GRIFFIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Friday brought another frigid morning to the hard-hit South, where temperatures dipped into the teens and 20s.The region gradually will warm up throughout the day, melting some ice... Read More.
BY: DANIEL MANZO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Two weather stories continue to unfold across the U.S. this weekend, one being a winter storm moving into the Northeast and the other being a major push of polar air into the Midwest that will... Read More.
By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN and OLIVIA RUBIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Postal union leaders in five battleground states told ABC News that they have seen few concrete steps to reverse or halt a set of cost-cutting measures that have slowed mail service,... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, HALLEY FREGER, ALLISON PECORIN and SOO RIN KIM, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Even as death rates from the novel coronavirus have declined overall, nursing homes in the U.S. have persisted as one of the deadliest environments in... Read More.