(NEW YORK) -- As more Americans get vaccinated, the urgency to get a COVID-19 test is steadily declining despite the Biden administration promising there would be a "wartime undertaking" to increase access, with billions of dollars in investment from U.S. manufacturing companies to develop... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Mount Sinai Hospital in New York is launching a COVID-19 saliva-testing program that could prove to be a game-changer for reopening large-scale events. The program was unveiled Monday and will offer "easy, effective and accurate COVID-19 test for the public" at four... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- It's been over one year since Broadway went dark as COVID-19 swept through New York City and the nation.On Thursday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that he expects... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration on Wednesday announced a plan to allocate $10 billion toward implementing COVID-19 screening tests for teachers, staff and students to help districts reopen safely, according to a news release from the... Read More.
By MATTHEW VANN and DEVIN DWYER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A new study is underway to see if at-home COVID-19 tests could pave the way to reopening America's workplaces.Citigroup, a U.S. multinational investment bank and financial services company, is launching... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, GIO BENITEZ and SAM SWEENEY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As air travel hits record numbers since the pandemic began, U.S. airlines are testing and implementing new technologies aimed at reducing contact -- both with surfaces and with people.
By JACQULINE LAUREAN YATES, GMA(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Virginia has now become the fourth state to put an end to cosmetic animal testing and sales of animal-tested cosmetics.Gov. Ralph Northam signed the Humane Cosmetics Act, which prohibits cosmetics manufacturers... Read More.
By QUINN OWEN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A consequential rift over COVID-19 safety for migrants has persisted between the Biden administration and the state of Texas as a growing number of families attempt to cross the southern border and remain in... Read More.
By DR. TARUN JAIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The COVID-19 pandemic may be leading to decreased HIV testing and care, according to several new studies discussed at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, a medical conference held virtually this week.
By DR. RAEHANNAH JAMSHIDI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Though Dr. Anthony Fauci, the White House chief medical adviser, predicted a COVID-19 vaccine may not be available for high schoolers until the fall and for younger kids until early next year, scientists and... Read More.
By ERIC M. STRAUSS and MARK OSBORNE, ABC News(LONDON) -- Moderna, which produces one of two vaccines authorized for use in the U.S., said Wednesday it has shipped a vaccine modified to fight the so-called South African variant of the... Read More.
By JOOHEE CHO, ABC News (SEOUL, South Korea) -- South Korea’s capital has started free COVID-19 tests for cats and dogs if a confirmed pet owner requests for them to be tested.The first animal tested Wednesday was a Cocker Spaniel after... Read More.