• By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    REGULATOR SHARES DISCREDITED CONSPIRACY THEORIES ABOUT COVID

    An elected Arizona utility regulator has shared discredited conspiracy theories while trying to persuade energy and power providers...

    Vaccination, Power, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    CUOMO PROBE LOOKS AT VACCINE CZAR'S CALLS TO COUNTY LEADERS

    Investigators looking into sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo interviewed county officials about his...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    MERKEL HOPEFUL ON EUROPE SUMMER TRAVEL EVEN WITHOUT VACCINE

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Europeans can look forward to traveling this summer if coronavirus cases keep declining on the...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    STATES SCALE BACK VACCINE ORDERS AS INTEREST IN SHOTS WANES

    States across the country are dramatically scaling back their COVID-19 vaccine orders as interest in the shots wanes, putting the goal...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    AS US REOPENS, CAMPUSES TIGHTEN RESTRICTIONS FOR VIRUS

    Mask and distancing restrictions may be relaxing across much of the country, but it's been another tough semester on many college campuses,...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    THE LATEST: PAKISTANIS SHOP AHEAD OF WEEKLONG LOCKDOWN

    Pakistan has reported 120 deaths and 4105 new cases of COVID-19 in a single day ahead of a planned closure of all business and transport...

    Plan, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    EU SAYS US STAND ON PATENT VIRUS WAIVER IS NO 'MAGIC BULLET'

    European Union leaders have cranked up their criticism of the U.S. call to waive COVID-19 vaccine patents, arguing the move would bring...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    EU SEALS DEAL WITH PFIZER-BIONTECH FOR POTENTIAL 1.8 BILLION COVID-19 DOSES IN ITS BIGGEST VACCINE CONTRACT SO FAR

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    EU AGREES POTENTIAL 1.8 BILLION-DOSE PURCHASE OF PFIZER JAB

    The European Union has cemented its support for Pfizer-BioNTech and its novel COVID-19 vaccine technology by agreeing to a massive...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    AP PHOTOS: SPAIN TAKES VACCINES TO THE RURAL HOMEBOUND

    While thousands flock daily to health clinics and ad-hoc vaccination points across Spain, health workers also fan out across the country...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    INDIA'S SURGE HITS SOUTHERN STATES, PROMPTS MORE LOCKDOWNS

    Two southern states in India have become the latest to declare lockdowns, as cases surge at breakneck speed across the country

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    AFTER LULL, CASES SPREAD IN VIETNAM'S CITIES, PROVINCES

    After over a month with no local infections, Vietnam has recorded 176 confirmed coronavirus cases from several outbreaks that have...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    CALIFORNIA AGENCY APPROVES WAREHOUSE RULE FOR AIR QUALITY

    Southern California air quality regulators have passed a rule to curb emissions from trucks that ferry goods from the growing number...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    1ST WEEK OF LANDMARK TRIAL AGAINST OPIOID DISTRIBUTORS ENDS

    The West Virginia fire chief who starred in an Oscar-nominated documentary about battling drug abuse has testified in a landmark trial...

    Drugs, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    EXPLAINER: HOW ACTIVISTS TARGET CDC VACCINE TRACKING SYSTEM

    Data from the U.S. Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System is being misrepresented to raise doubts about the shots

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    MEXICO CITY EXHALES AS COVID-19 INFECTIONS FALL

    Mexico City's government says that the public hospital network dedicated to fighting COVID-19 is experiencing its lowest rate occupancy...

    Hospital, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE THREATENS TO SKIP FLORIDA'S PORTS

    Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Line is threatening to skip Florida ports because of the governor's order banning businesses from requiring...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    CALIFORNIA MAN ACCUSED OF SELLING FAKE VACCINATION CARDS

    The owner of a Northern California bar was arrested on suspicion of selling fake COVID-19 vaccination cards to several undercover state...

    Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    NYC STILL STORING COVID-19 VICTIMS IN REFRIGERATED TRUCKS

    New York City is still using refrigerated trucks to store bodies of coronavirus victims, more than a year after they were first set...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 9, 2021

    EU SAYS PATENT WAIVER IDEA MISSES POINT OF VACCINE SHORTAGE

    European Union leaders say they think the most pressing impediments to COVID-19 vaccine supplies are not intellectual property rights...

    Vaccination, Health