By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department's inspector general released a report Tuesday that "identified numerous failures" in how staff at a federal prison in Oakdale, Louisiana, responded "to the C...

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By SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Across the globe, scientists are scrambling to develop multiple vaccines with the goal of stopping the deadly coronavirus in its tracks.All aim to neutralize the virus SARS-COV-2...

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By ZOE MOORE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Three-year-old Cameron Peete got the best surprise when the Lorain Fire Department in Ohio welcomed him home after his last cancer treatment.After beating cancer, the Lorain firefi...

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By LESLEY MESSER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Lena Dunham is coming to terms with the fact that her road to parenthood is going to look different than how she initially imagined.In a personal essay for Harper's Magazin...

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By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Despite scientific evidence that widespread mask wearing slows the spread of coronavirus and benefits the economy, as of mid-November,...

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By LAURA ROMERO and LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the cold weather sets in and coronavirus cases continue to climb, an unlikely winter staple is quietly emerging as a major threat to public health: Youth hockey....

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By SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In another promising medical development, the biotechnology company Moderna has announced its COVID-19 vaccine could be up to 94.5% effective.The news comes a week after Pfizer a...

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By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After several state officials saw a spike in COVID-19 cases tied to Halloween gatherings, health experts are urging students in higher education to either remain on campus or follow...

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By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For the past month, Katelyn Evans, a high school junior, has juggled her school work and extracurricular activities with a very unique role: being part of the small group helping to m...

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BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- A veterans center in Kentucky that had managed to avoid a COVID-19 outbreak until last month is now dealing with a devastating outbreak. Two dozen residents at the center have died a...

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By KAITLYN FOLMER, KAYLEE HARTUNG and KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With limited indoor dining capacity and colder weather fast approaching in many parts of the country, restaurants have worked quickly to create comfo...

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By VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Early data revealed Monday that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine candidate could be up to 90% effective.The company still needs to submit its soon-to-be-completed late-stage data to t...

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By HALEY YAMADA and KELLY LANDRIGAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Expectant parents are known to prepare for everything, but Jessi and Benjamin Jenson could not have prepared for a fight against COVID-19 just days after their new da...

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By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The holiday season, from Thanksgiving through New Year's, is always one of the busiest travel times -- even during a global pandemic. This Thanksgiving, airlines including Unit...

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