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Woman stung 200 times after being swarmed by thousands of killer bees expected to survive

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- It was a scene straight out of a horror movie -- a woman covered from head to toe in a shroud of angry killer bees.

They attack her eyes and nose, crawling into her mouth when   ... Read More

Less than half of US school districts test drinking water for lead: Report

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Only 43 percent of school districts in the United States test for lead in drinking water used by students in 2016 or 2017, according to a federal government report released Tuesday.

The report from the Government Accountability   ... Read More

1-year-old boy dies after being left in stifling hot car for over 8 hours

WPLG-TV(PEMBROKE PINES, Fla.) -- A 1-year-old boy died after being left in a stifling hot car for over 8 hours, officials said.

The 17-month-old was found in a car in a Pembroke Pines, Florida, parking lot Friday, Pembroke Pines   ... Read More

Dr. Whitney Bowe answers all of your bug spray questions

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- While it can be hard to navigate the evolving world of insect repellent and know what chemicals are safe to be lathering on your children, it's also imperative that you remember the bug spray if your   ... Read More

Where states stand on legalizing recreational and medical marijuana

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- While marijuana is illegal under federal law, a patchwork of state laws across the country determines where you can and cannot legally smoke pot.

Vermont’s law legalizing the recreational use of marijuana went into effect on   ... Read More

Girl with 3-D hand closing in on goal of throwing out the first pitch at all 30 MLB stadiums

Courtesy Dawson Family(HENDERSON, Nev.) -- Hailey Dawson is on a mission.

The 8-year-old from Henderson, Nevada, wants to be the first person to throw out the first pitch at all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums across the US.

And,   ... Read More

Ebola survivors suffer ‘severe’ neurological and psychiatric effects, new study finds

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- People who survive Ebola may suffer "severe" neurological and psychiatric problems long after they recover from the virus, according to a new study published Wednesday.

Some cases of "post-Ebola syndrome" were so debilitating that the individual   ... Read More

FDA hosts public meeting to make case for oversight on lab-grown meat

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- In the first steps of introducing a new class of so-called "slaughter-free" meat, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will host a public meeting on Thursday to discuss the phenomenon surrounding lab-grown meat, also referred to as   ... Read More

Roe v. Wade could face legal challenge with new SCOTUS: National Women’s Law Center

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump's appointment of a new, conservative Supreme Court justice could have a major impact on a number of federal laws, but pro-abortion rights groups fear Roe v. Wade could be one of the biggest to be   ... Read More

Why the boys freed from a Thai cave can’t have their favorite meals yet

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) -- Before a complicated rescue freed 12 boys and their coach, who were trapped inside a Thailand cave, the boys had written letters to their families requesting rich, home-cooked meals when they got out.

So far, doctors   ... Read More

Cave ordeal likely affected the Thai soccer team’s mental health

iStock/ThinkstockBY: DR. MICHAEL MACINTYRE

(NEW YORK) -- It took hundreds of volunteers from all over the world to rescue the soccer team of 12 boys and their coach from a cave in Thailand.

Now that they’re out of the   ... Read More

How forest bathing can help you reduce stress

ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- Forest bathing does not require a swimsuit, an actual bath or even water.

It does require you to bathe, metaphorically speaking, in nature, with all your senses open.

If it sounds like a new-age trend,   ... Read More

These gluten-free cookies are made from quinoa

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- If you're gluten-free, you just might go gaga for these new gluten-free cookies.

GoGo Quinoa makes gluten-free and vegan cookies from quinoa flour. The quinoa is sourced directly from Bolivia and all of GoGo Quinoa’s   ... Read More

One mother’s advice after she found lump while breastfeeding

Beth O'Brien(NEW YORK) -- When Beth O'Brien was feeding her 9-month-old daughter in 2017, she came across what she thought at the time was a clogged milk duct in her breast.

But after seeing doctors and undergoing exams, she   ... Read More

The boys trapped in the Thailand cave could face an unusual disease

ABC NewsBY: PETRINA CRAINE

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- As the rescue efforts for the 12 boys and their coach trapped in a flooded Thailand cave have continued, the world has been hoping for the entire group's safe return to   ... Read More

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Woman stung 200 times after being swarmed by thousands of killer bees expected to survive

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- It was a scene straight out of a horror movie -- a woman covered from head to toe in a shroud of angry killer bees.

They attack her eyes and nose, crawling into her mouth when   ... Read More

Less than half of US school districts test drinking water for lead: Report

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Only 43 percent of school districts in the United States test for lead in drinking water used by students in 2016 or 2017, according to a federal government report released Tuesday.

The report from the Government Accountability   ... Read More

1-year-old boy dies after being left in stifling hot car for over 8 hours

WPLG-TV(PEMBROKE PINES, Fla.) -- A 1-year-old boy died after being left in a stifling hot car for over 8 hours, officials said.

The 17-month-old was found in a car in a Pembroke Pines, Florida, parking lot Friday, Pembroke Pines   ... Read More

Dr. Whitney Bowe answers all of your bug spray questions

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- While it can be hard to navigate the evolving world of insect repellent and know what chemicals are safe to be lathering on your children, it's also imperative that you remember the bug spray if your   ... Read More

Where states stand on legalizing recreational and medical marijuana

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- While marijuana is illegal under federal law, a patchwork of state laws across the country determines where you can and cannot legally smoke pot.

Vermont’s law legalizing the recreational use of marijuana went into effect on   ... Read More

Girl with 3-D hand closing in on goal of throwing out the first pitch at all 30 MLB stadiums

Courtesy Dawson Family(HENDERSON, Nev.) -- Hailey Dawson is on a mission.

The 8-year-old from Henderson, Nevada, wants to be the first person to throw out the first pitch at all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums across the US.

And,   ... Read More

Ebola survivors suffer ‘severe’ neurological and psychiatric effects, new study finds

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- People who survive Ebola may suffer "severe" neurological and psychiatric problems long after they recover from the virus, according to a new study published Wednesday.

Some cases of "post-Ebola syndrome" were so debilitating that the individual   ... Read More

FDA hosts public meeting to make case for oversight on lab-grown meat

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- In the first steps of introducing a new class of so-called "slaughter-free" meat, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will host a public meeting on Thursday to discuss the phenomenon surrounding lab-grown meat, also referred to as   ... Read More

Roe v. Wade could face legal challenge with new SCOTUS: National Women’s Law Center

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump's appointment of a new, conservative Supreme Court justice could have a major impact on a number of federal laws, but pro-abortion rights groups fear Roe v. Wade could be one of the biggest to be   ... Read More

Why the boys freed from a Thai cave can’t have their favorite meals yet

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) -- Before a complicated rescue freed 12 boys and their coach, who were trapped inside a Thailand cave, the boys had written letters to their families requesting rich, home-cooked meals when they got out.

So far, doctors   ... Read More

Cave ordeal likely affected the Thai soccer team’s mental health

iStock/ThinkstockBY: DR. MICHAEL MACINTYRE

(NEW YORK) -- It took hundreds of volunteers from all over the world to rescue the soccer team of 12 boys and their coach from a cave in Thailand.

Now that they’re out of the   ... Read More

How forest bathing can help you reduce stress

ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- Forest bathing does not require a swimsuit, an actual bath or even water.

It does require you to bathe, metaphorically speaking, in nature, with all your senses open.

If it sounds like a new-age trend,   ... Read More

These gluten-free cookies are made from quinoa

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- If you're gluten-free, you just might go gaga for these new gluten-free cookies.

GoGo Quinoa makes gluten-free and vegan cookies from quinoa flour. The quinoa is sourced directly from Bolivia and all of GoGo Quinoa’s   ... Read More

One mother’s advice after she found lump while breastfeeding

Beth O'Brien(NEW YORK) -- When Beth O'Brien was feeding her 9-month-old daughter in 2017, she came across what she thought at the time was a clogged milk duct in her breast.

But after seeing doctors and undergoing exams, she   ... Read More

The boys trapped in the Thailand cave could face an unusual disease

ABC NewsBY: PETRINA CRAINE

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- As the rescue efforts for the 12 boys and their coach trapped in a flooded Thailand cave have continued, the world has been hoping for the entire group's safe return to   ... Read More

Main News Page


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