(NEW YORK) -- An ongoing heat wave is moving east, threatening states from Maine to Texas. It will be another day of record-breaking temperatures for Texans. Abilene, Waco and San Antonio are under excessive heat warnings, according to the National Weather Service. San Antonio reached 107... Read More.
(RUIDOSO DOWNS, N.M.) -- High fire danger continues in New Mexico, as very dry weather and gusty winds are leading to an increased risk while firefighters continue to battle a deadly blaze. For days, hundreds of firefighters have been battling the McBride Fire in the village... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Political polarization in the U.S. was evident and intensifying long before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, two years ago. Americans were already deeply divided about a multitude of issues, with differing opinions concerning healthcare, immigration, voting rights, gun reform and climate... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As families gather across the country to celebrate Thanksgiving and give thanks, many are struggling to fill their kitchens with fresh food and groceries. The U.S. has made virtually no progress toward solving this issue of food insecurity in the last two... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Hundreds of thousands of residents in the South are still dealing with the after effects of two devastating winter storms as cities struggle to provide drinking water.Residents in Jackson, Mississippi, are... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Even women who climb their way to corporate America's highest ranks are paid less than their male counterparts, new research confirms. The highest-paid senior executive women earned 84.6 cents for every dollar earned by their male... Read More.
By DR. AYODOLA ADIGUN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Early in the coronavirus pandemic, there were countless examples of backlash against people of Asian descent in the United States, presumably because the virus is believed to have originated in China.
By KENDALL KARSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- An overwhelming majority of Americans say they've worn a face mask in public in the last week, as the coronavirus pandemic persists and infections reach new highs in more than a dozen states,... Read More.