(NEW YORK) -- Although national coronavirus metrics have been declining rapidly, infections in areas with low vaccination rates persist -- a particularly worrisome trend, experts say, as new, and more transmissible variants emerge. Health experts have been emphatic in their message that the best way... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nearly half of New Hampshire's population has been fully vaccinated and rather than focusing on incentives, the state wants to send excess COVID-19 vaccines to Canada. New Hampshire is "leading the nation in many ways" in vaccine distribution and doesn't need to... Read More.
By JANET WEINSTEIN, ABC News(BURLINGTON, Vt.) -- It's a damp and dreary day in Milton, Vermont -- the opposite of what California kids Lucy, 5, and Arlo, 3, Carmichael are used to. They still look at this as home now,... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(PIERRE, S.D.) -- Nearly half of South Dakota's 3,347-person prison population has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the most recent data released by the state's department of corrections Tuesday."Unfortunately, the result was predictable,"... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Multiple animal conservation and protection groups plan to file a lawsuit against the federal government over what they say is a failure to consider protections for giraffes under the Endangered Species Act.The... Read More.