(NEW YORK) -- The United States has been facing a COVID-19 surge as the more contagious delta variant continues to spread. More than 682,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 while over 4.7 million people have died from the disease worldwide, according to real-time data compiled... Read More.
(DEL RIO, Texas) -- During his first one-on-one interview since this week being named the next chief of the U.S. Border Patrol, Raul Ortiz outlined his leadership vision for a federal law enforcement agency that continues to face challenges and controversy. The incoming chief does not... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Tens of millions of Americans have been vaccinated against COVID-19 and with that, workplaces around the country are opening up once again. But the rules that some employers and others have put into place mandating vaccines that are still not fully authorized... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lawmakers and scientists must come together to make sure policies aimed at mitigating climate change do not increase global policy, according to a new study. While the impacts of climate change are widely considered to disproportionately affect people living below the poverty... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- White House Communications Director Kate Bedingfield defended President Joe Biden’s use of executive actions on ABC’s The View on Friday.“What he's done is looked at some of the most egregious, damaging actions... Read More.
By MEG CUNNINGHAM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Republican Party has to move back toward "policies and ideas" and away from conspiracy theories like those about the election, outgoing Rep. Denver Riggleman, R-Va., said on ABC News' "Powerhouse Politics" podcast.
By DR. ALEXIS E. CARRINGTON and DR. JAY BHATT, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to devastate the United States, many employers are reevaluating their sick leave, work from home and disability policies to accommodate their employees, especially those... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(VATICAN CITY) -- Pope Francis blasted trickle-down economic policies on Sunday, raising alarm over the growing global inequality crisis that has been exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic."The marketplace, by itself, cannot resolve every problem,... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Rachel Davis was brought to tears last week as she pleaded with American Airlines gate agents after getting booted from a flight because her 2-year-old son would not wear a mask."What... Read More.