Loretta Lynn was the force behind the star-studded Hometown Rising concert, held at the Grand Ole Opry on September 14, to raise money for those impacted by the devastating floods that struck Middle Tennessee in August. Proceeds from the show, which drew country music superstars like Garth... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the midst of a delta variant surge, a new study finds that giving a booster dose of the Johnson & Johnson shot six months after primary vaccination results in a nine-fold increase of a crucial antibody response, according to a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The war of words between President Joe Biden, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and other GOP governors escalated Thursday, raising new questions about how much politics and politicians should be involved in potentially life or death public health decisions. At the White House, Biden... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is likely to announce a vaccine requirement for the nation's federal employees Thursday, according to a source familiar with the discussions. The decision is dependent on an ongoing policy review, which could determine whether employees will be able to opt... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A lack of sleep can increase the risk of dementia, a new study has found. Specifically, sleeping less than six hours a night in midlife can raise the risk of dementia -- the loss of cognitive functioning, like thinking, rememberingand reasoning --... Read More.
By Jon Haworth, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After seeing constant news reports and one shocking video after another of the recent spate of hate crimes against Asian Americans throughout the country, Maddy Park felt scared."Last week I took... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Halfway into his first 100 days, President Joe Biden has yet to hold a formal, solo news conference, raising questions about accountability with the White House under increasing pressure to explain why.Even as the... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(SUNSET BEACH, Calif.) -- The time that Maybelle Blair played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, the inspiration for the 1992 film A League of Their Own, were some of the best years of her... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Donald Trump is arguably the Twitter president -- having relied on his digital megaphone as a candidate and while in office to communicate unfettered (or fact-checked) with millions of supporters, unlike any past commander-in-chief.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- Whether it's a beloved mom and pop restaurant that's been in a neighborhood for years or a hospitality group with multiple independent sister concepts, every part of the industry and its millions of... Read More.
By STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Food and Drug Administration appears to be on track to authorize Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine this week in the same process used to evaluate and issue emergency authorization for Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine.FDA... Read More.