By EMILY SHAPIRO and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In New York City, which was the U.S. epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic last spring, the mayor is asking residents to wear two masks until at least June."Thro...

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By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NE WYORK) -- After childhood cancer derailed her dreams of becoming a NASA astronaut, a 29-year-old Tennessee woman is set to become the youngest American to go to space via the world's first...

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By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(MANSFIELD, Mass.) -- A graduate student of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who has been named a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a Yale University graduate student allegedly sto...

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By AMANDA MAILE and MINA KAJI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- One of the fan blades that was fractured in the Pratt and Whitney engine that failed during United Airlines Flight 328 showed signs of "metal fatigue," National Transportat...

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By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (AURORA, Colo.) -- An independent review of the death of Elijah McClain, the 23-year-old Black man who died in Colorado after being placed in a carotid hold by police and injected with ketamine, wa...

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By BILL HUTCHINSON and SABINA GHEBREMEDHIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Since her son was allegedly hunted down by three white men and shot to death while out for a jog, Wanda Cooper-Jones said the memories of the life her son led...

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By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A 28-year-old father-to-be was killed when a device he was building for his baby's gender reveal party exploded, authorities said.The deadly incident took place shortly before n...

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By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- America surpassed another deadly coronavirus milestone Monday.The country has recorded 500,071 deaths related to COVID-19, according to data from John Hopkins University's Coronavirus R...

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By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- New Jersey has officially become the latest state to permit recreational marijuana use.The New Jersey state legislature approved a series of bills Monday that regulates the sale of can...

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By: LAURA ROMERO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- During the coronavirus pandemic's deadly peak last summer, Maggie Saldana begged her parents to stay home and not work. Saldana feared that her father, a grape picker, and her mother, an emplo...

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By: EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (INDIANAPOLIS) -- An inmate at Indiana State Prison allegedly stabbed two correction officers, killing one and wounding the other, state police said.Tymetri Campbell, 38, is accused of attacking Sg...

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By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(DALLAS) -- Prince Harry and Meghan are stepping up to help a women's shelter in Texas hit hard by the deadly winter weather in the state.Genesis Women's Shelter, a Dallas-based shelter that...

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By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(LONOKE, Ark.) -- A man suspected of abducting a 14-year-old girl from her North Carolina home led police on a car chase and has since died from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound, au...

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By EMILY SHAPIRO and CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the United States nears 500,000 COVID-19 deaths, Dr. Anthony Fauci told ABC News' Good Morning America on Monday that the U.S. has "done worse than most...

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