(NEW YORK) -- Scientists are emphasizing the need for proper disaster planning now that they have confirmed another busy hurricane season ahead in the Atlantic. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released a revised hurricane outlook for the rest of the 2022 Atlantic season on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new study points to prior COVID-19 infection as a possible culprit for the global wave of severe hepatitis cases among children -- though experts caution the true cause is still a medical mystery. Researchers in Israel added evidence for the theory... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street is jittery as tensions continue to escalate between Russia and Ukraine. On Tuesday, stocks were down, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing 482.57 points lower, a decrease of 1.42%. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq also took a hit, falling... Read More.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- For any mom who's ever been asked if they "enjoyed their vacation" during maternity leave, Kristen Cuneo has the perfect reply. Cuneo, who works for a technology company in the San Francisco Bay area, created a data visualization showing as data points... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average sank more than 900 points on Friday over concerns about the spread of the new COVID-19 variant detected in South Africa. Anxiety among investors grew as countries ramped up responses to the variant, called B.1.1.529, first detected in... Read More.
(SALT LAKE CITY) -- As President Joe Biden completed 100 days in office, the country was optimistic about the coming year, but now, just after hitting the six-month mark, Americans' optimism about the direction of the country has plummeted nearly 20 points, a new... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 850 points on Monday, as renewed fears over the delta coronavirus variant cast a shadow on the economy's post-pandemic recovery. Anxieties over potential inflation have increased in recent months despite reassurances from Federal Reserve Chair... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 775 points -- or 2.25% -- early Monday, as renewed fears over the delta coronavirus variant cast a shadow on the economy's post-pandemic recovery. The S&P 500 was down some 1.9% and the tech-heavy... Read More.
(TULSA, Okla.) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland struck a solemn tone in remarks at the Oklahoma City memorial Monday morning as he recognized the lives lost in the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building 26 years ago, while drawing a parallel to... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A $908 billion COVID-19 relief proposal advanced by a bipartisan group of senators was gaining momentum on Capitol Hill, with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaking over... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- U.S. stocks rose sharply on Monday after news broke of a major development in producing a COVID-19 vaccine.The Dow Jones Industrial Average skyrocketed more than 830 points, or approximately 3%, by... Read More.