narvikk/iStockBy KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC NEWS
(NEW YORK) -- As the novel coronavirus continues to spread across the U.S. and abroad, new hope may be emerging in the race to develop a vaccine.
Pfizer, one of a handful of companies ... Read More
deyangeorgiev / iStockBy Eden David, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- As states begin to adjust to a new normal and people start spending more time indoors, experts and local officials are starting to consider the role air filtration and ... Read More
chayakorn lotongkum / iStockBy Catherine Thorbecke, ABC News
(GENEVA) -- The World Health Organization announced on Wednesday that 60% of all COVID-19 cases globally have been reported in the last month.
"For the past week, the number of new ... Read More
Rike_/iStockBy IVAN PEREIRA, EVA PILGRIM and NICK COULSON, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- Face coverings for COVID-19 protection come in all shapes, sizes, materials and colors.
From bandanas and DIY masks made from handkerchiefs to custom-made cotton masks with ... Read More
narvikk/iStockBy ALI DUKAKIS, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- As COVID-19 test positivity rates resurged in recent weeks, private test providers have made efforts to sound the alarm that the rising demand for testing may outpace their ability to process ... Read More
monkeybusinessimages/iStockBy GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- In news that is sure to be music to some parents' ears and worrisome to others, the American Academy of Pediatrics has taken a clear stand on the issue of ... Read More
Krysta MeyerBy GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- When Krysta Meyer posted a video
of her 8-month-old's swimming lesson to Tik Tok, she had no idea a decades-old technique taught to her son would draw worldwide attention. ... Read More
P_Wei/iStockBy SHANNON MCLELLAN, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- An 89-year-old Nebraska man is a regular at his local Red Cross, where he has donated his platelets over 700 times.
Sherman Hirsch was approached by someone at the Red Cross ... Read More
Julia Kite-Laidlaw had to wear a face mask when she gave birth to her twins Daphne and Francis in New York City on May 12, 2020.Julia Kite-Laidlaw had to wear a face mask when she gave birth to her twins ... Read More
Kameleon007/iStockBy LUKE BARR, ABC News
(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is warning of fraudulent COVID-19 antibody tests.
While real tests indicate whether or not an individual was previously infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, the FBI ... Read More
Supersmario/iStockBy BECKY WORLEY and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- As Americans “mask up” to prevent the spread of COVID-19, a new trend is emerging with more people wearing clear, plastic face shields instead of cloth masks. ... Read More
HRAUN/iStockBy DR. MARK ABDELMALEK, OLIVIA RUBIN, KAYLEE HARTUNG and ROBERT ZEPEDA, ABC News
(PHOENIX) -- Hospitals in Arizona are seeing an intense wave of new coronavirus cases, doctors at the Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix told ABC News ... Read More
HRAUN/iStockBy SUSAN SCHWARTZ, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- A handful of front-line health care workers who have been away from home helping patients fight the coronavirus have once again hugged their children after spending months apart.
Charlotte Cole embraced ... Read More
Official White House Photo by Joyce N. BoghosianBy Libby Cathey, ABC News
After the city of Jacksonville, Florida, announced that masks will be mandatory for public and indoor locations starting Monday, White House press secretary Kaleigh McEnany would not ... Read More
digicomphoto/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News
(NEW YORK) -- California-based drugmaker Gilead Sciences announced its pricing plans for remdesivir, an antiviral COVID-19 drug candidate, saying the treatment will cost $520 per dose for U.S. private insurance companies and $390 per ... Read More