Air India flight skids off runway, splits in 2 while landing in southern India;...

At least 14 people are dead and 123 people injured after an Air India Express flight with 190 on board skidded off a runway and split in two while landing Friday...

Public health experts, scientists confident in vaccine process, despite criticism of ‘Warp Speed’

Public health experts and scientists closest to the process of developing and testing vaccines for COVID-19 said they're confident the process is based in solid science, despite the perception that the Trump administration's "Operation Warp Speed" would...

U.S. economy gains 1.8 million jobs as recovery loses momentum

The U.S. economy added 1.76 million jobs in July, down from 4.8 million jobs added in June, according to the monthly employment report released Friday by the Bureau of...

New York City sets up quarantine checkpoints to stop COVID-19 spread

Travelers venturing into New York City on Thursday found a new line of defense against the coronavirus manning checkpoints in all five boroughs –- armed sheriff’s deputies. Drivers heading into Gotham via...

Los Angeles to cut off water, power to properties hosting large gatherings

Los Angeles homeowners who violate the city’s coronavirus-related safety measures may find themselves on the receiving end of some unwelcome consequences. During a press conference Wednesday night, Mayor Eric Garcetti authorized the...

Beirut explosion linked to Russian ship storing ammonium nitrate left in port, called ‘floating...

Investigators probing the devastating blast in Beirut that killed at least 135 people and injured 5,000 more are pointing to a Russian ship docked in the city's port for nearly seven years without appropriate...

How US Postal Service changes could complicate mail-in voting

President Donald Trump has made no secret of his skepticism toward mail-in voting, which he has repeatedly and without evidence claimed will lead to a "fraudulent" election result. Nor has he attempted to hide his...

McConnell says he will likely rely on Democratic votes for coronavirus aid package

WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell conceded Tuesday that he will lack Republican support to pass further coronavirus aid and instead will rely on Democrats to fashion a deal with...

Beirut explosion brings city ‘to its knees’ as citizens grapple with loss, destruction

BEIRUT — It seemed like all hope was lost. But after 15 hours buried under the rubble of his home in Beirut, Imad Atar was miraculously pulled out alive by...

Childhood vaccinations beginning to rebound, but still below normal levels as school resumes

Childhood vaccination rates are still down in at least 20 states, public health officials in those areas told ABC News, a worrying trend that has continued in the days and weeks...