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Texas governor sued over blocking bail to those trying to avoid coronavirus

Dozens of state inmates have tested positive for COVID-19
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Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced the US Army Corps of Engineers and the state are putting up a 250-bed field hospital in downtown Dallas during a press conference at the Texas State Capitol in Austin, March 29, 2020.
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Laila Ali on supporting Feeding America

Laila Ali talks about why Feeding America is especially important to her now.
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VIDEO: Laila Ali on supporting Feeding America
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Food insecurity and how restaurants are suffering

Tom Colicchio, a founding member of the Independent Restaurant Coalition and a judge on "Top Chef," discussed food advocacy.
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VIDEO: Food insecurity and how restaurants are suffering
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DoorDash partners up with Feeding America

Tony Xu, CEO and co-founder of DoorDash, discusses the company’s relationship with the nonprofit organization, Feeding America.
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VIDEO: Door Dash partners up with Feeding America
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Many Americans face new challenges when it comes to putting meals on the table

Rampant food insecurity is being linked to the 6.6 million people who’ve file for unemployment for the third straight week due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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VIDEO: Many Americans face new challenges when it comes to putting meals on the table
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New Mexico took advanced measures to flatten the curve, slow spread of coronavirus

Gov. Michelle Lujan Chrisham discusses the impact COVID-19 has had on her state.
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VIDEO: New Mexico took advanced measures to flatten the curve, slow spread of coronavirus
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Heart surgeon returns to hospital after recovering from COVID-19

A heart surgeon at Maimonides Medical Center received rousing applause from hospital employees welcoming him back.
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A heart surgeon at Maimonides Medical Center received rousing applause from hospital employees welcoming him back.
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Stunning rainbow forms above Niagara Falls

Ontario, Canada, resident Brenda Bowes said that she appreciates the falls even more than usual during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Ontario, Canada, resident Brenda Bowes said that she appreciates the falls even more than usual during the coronavirus pandemic.
April 9, 2020, 7:55 PM

Chef Tom Colicchio says coronavirus relief package doesn't work for restaurants

The Crafted Hospitality owner laid off over 400 employees due to COVID-19.
April 9, 2020, 7:55 PM
In this April 6, 2016, file photo, Tom Collichio is shown at Grand Central Terminal in New York.
April 9, 2020, 5:39 PM

Doctors, nurses across US step up to help NYC on the coronavirus front lines

"It's our responsibility to step up," one nurse said.
April 9, 2020, 5:39 PM
Jamie Edens and Ryan Ward are traveling nurses from Oklahoma who will be working in New York City to help fight the novel coronavirus.
April 9, 2020, 4:26 PM

New site puts scissors in your hands and offers stylists to walk you through haircut

It's probably been awhile since you've had a haircut.
April 9, 2020, 4:26 PM
In this undated file photo, a man is shown cutting his own hair.
April 9, 2020, 1:28 PM

Prison disturbance may have been triggered by COVID-19 outbreak

Officials believe an incident near Seattle was triggered after six inmates tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
April 9, 2020, 1:28 PM
Officials believe an incident near Seattle was triggered after six inmates tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
April 9, 2020, 1:25 PM

Over 100 cruise ships stuck at sea

The U.S. Coast Guard says that the ships, carrying nearly 100,000 crew members, are unable to dock at ports in the United States due to the coronavirus pandemic.
April 9, 2020, 1:25 PM
The U.S. Coast Guard says that the ships, carrying nearly 100,000 crew members, are unable to dock at ports in the United States due to the coronavirus pandemic.
April 9, 2020, 1:06 PM

Severe weather moves into the Northeast, the Deep South

There were six tornadoes reported with these storms, three in Arkansas.
April 9, 2020, 1:06 PM
There were six tornadoes reported with these storms, three in Arkansas.
April 9, 2020, 11:59 AM

Severe weather moves into the Northeast, the Deep South

There were six tornadoes reported with these storms.
April 9, 2020, 11:59 AM
A fisherman is pictured through a rain-wet glass during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil April 8, 2020.
April 9, 2020, 2:46 AM

Over 90,000 cruise ship crew members stuck at sea amid coronavirus outbreak

Last week, three cruise crew members had to be med-evaced, one later died.
April 9, 2020, 2:46 AM
A cyclist takes a photograph of the Grand Princess cruise ship docked at Pier 35 as the spread of COVID-19 continues in San Francisco on April 7, 2020.
April 9, 2020, 2:20 AM

Planet in Crisis

Bio-diversity loss threatens mass extinction and new pandemics.
April 9, 2020, 2:20 AM
VIDEO: Pandemic highlights planet in crisis
April 9, 2020, 1:18 AM

Arkansas hospital discharges COVID-19 patient

The hospital called David Williams, who was on a ventilator while suffering from coronavirus, its "first miracle patient."
April 9, 2020, 1:18 AM
 The hospital called David Williams, who was on a ventilator while suffering from coronavirus, its "first miracle patient."
April 9, 2020, 12:51 AM

Top headlines today: April 8, 2020

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
April 9, 2020, 12:51 AM
VIDEO: Top headlines today: April 8, 2020
April 9, 2020, 12:50 AM

Battle over flight refunds

A new class-action lawsuit seeks full refunds, not vouchers, for flights canceled due to COVID-19.
April 9, 2020, 12:50 AM
VIDEO: Battle over flight refunds
April 9, 2020, 12:47 AM

New report shows US may have missed COVID-19 warnings

U.S. medical investigators overseas filed an intelligence report warning of a potential crisis.
April 9, 2020, 12:47 AM
VIDEO: New report shows US may have missed COVID-19 warnings
April 9, 2020, 12:45 AM

Tough moments on the front lines

Doctors in hard-hit New York City continue to battle the coronavirus.
April 9, 2020, 12:45 AM
VIDEO: Tough moments on the front lines
April 8, 2020, 11:40 PM

Community gives special send-off to medical volunteers

Community members in Ithaca, New York, were encouraged to join the send-off while practicing social distancing.
April 8, 2020, 11:40 PM
Community members in Ithaca, New York, were encouraged to join the send-off while practicing social distancing.
April 8, 2020, 10:13 PM

Florida EMS charged with felony after intentionally coughing on store employee

Christopher Canfora, 49, intentionally coughed on a store employee after commenting on the business' efforts to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
April 8, 2020, 10:13 PM
Florida EMS charged with felony after intentionally coughing on store employee
April 8, 2020, 9:59 PM

Mother pleads for forgotten front-line workers after daughter dies of COVID-19

Leilani Jordan loved helping the customers at her grocery job, her mother said.
April 8, 2020, 9:59 PM
Zenobia Shepherd of Maryland told ABC News that her daughter, Leilani Jordan, 27, had worked while sick with COVID-19 at a local Giant. Jordan died in the hospital.
April 8, 2020, 7:53 PM

Police apologize for using 'The Purge' siren to signal town's coronavirus curfew

Cops said they didn't know the alarm was used in the dystopian movie franchise.
April 8, 2020, 7:53 PM
A photo shows a general view of Baton Rouge, La., Oct. 12, 2013.
April 8, 2020, 7:51 PM

Physically apart but spiritually connected

With so much human contact cut off, the Jewish community in Baltimore is finding ways to stick together and keep the faith.
April 8, 2020, 7:51 PM
Physically apart but spiritually connected
April 8, 2020, 7:13 PM

News headlines today: Apr. 8, 2020

Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
April 8, 2020, 7:13 PM
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April 8, 2020, 7:03 PM

Police use "purge siren" to signal curfew for city

In an effort to alert residents to the parish-wide curfew in Acadia Parish, Crowley Police rode around town broadcasting an alarm signal.
April 8, 2020, 7:03 PM
Police use "purge siren" to signal curfew for city
April 8, 2020, 6:06 PM

Auto insurance companies returning $800M in premiums during COVID-19

Two companies announced premium relief plans amid the coronavirus pandemic.
April 8, 2020, 6:06 PM
Two companies announced premium relief plans amid the coronavirus pandemic.
April 8, 2020, 4:01 PM

Faces of the coronavirus pandemic: Remembering those who died

Over 12,000 people have died from the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.
April 8, 2020, 4:01 PM
"Good Morning America" camera operator Tony Greer died on April 7 from coronavirus complications.
April 8, 2020, 3:59 PM

How essential workers who can't stay home are dealing with the coronavirus pandemic

Some utility workers have turned their offices into bedrooms.
April 8, 2020, 3:59 PM
Octavia French is one of at least 235 sanitation workers in Washington D.C.
April 8, 2020, 2:50 PM

What we know about coronavirus and pets, according to veterinarians

The CDC has reported no cases of domestic pets with coronavirus.
April 8, 2020, 2:50 PM
April 8, 2020, 2:29 PM

Man charged with felony after intentionally coughing on store employee

Man coughed after allegedly saying social distancing is "getting out of hand."
April 8, 2020, 2:29 PM
Christopher Canfora in a police booking photo.
April 8, 2020, 1:16 PM

Storm system brings hail to Chicago, Michigan

Thunderstorms are expected from Kentucky to the Gulf Coast Wednesday.
April 8, 2020, 1:16 PM
VIDEO: Storm system brings hail to Chicago, Michigan
April 8, 2020, 1:00 PM

Family sues Walmart after worker dies of coronavirus

The family of Wando Evans, 51, claims the company did not provide employees with protective equipment during the coronavirus outbreak.
April 8, 2020, 1:00 PM
VIDEO: Family sues Walmart after worker dies of coronavirus
April 8, 2020, 12:31 PM

Damaging winds, hail and tornadoes forecast from Midwest to the South

A new storm system will bring more severe thunderstorms to the Midwest.
April 8, 2020, 12:31 PM
A car on the northbound Harbor Freeway (I-110) in downtown Los Angeles plows through deep water during a torrential downpour on Monday, April 6, 2020. Snow and rain fell Monday on California as spring delivered the kind of stormy weather that was missing most of the winter. Numerous spinouts were reported on Los Angeles-area freeways, and there were scattered reports of roadway flooding and canyon road rockfalls.
April 8, 2020, 10:30 AM

Father arrested for playing with daughter in park, citing coronavirus restrictions

The police department has apologized for the arrest, calling it an "overreach."
April 8, 2020, 10:30 AM
Matt Mooney, 33, says he was handcuffed in front of his 6-year-old daughter for allegedly not respecting social distancing rules at a Brighton, Colo., park. Police later apologized for the incident.
April 8, 2020, 2:48 AM

Wisconsin governor lost bid to postpone primary election

Gov. Evers asked for primaries to be postponed while the state is under stay-at-home orders due to the coronavirus pandemic.
April 8, 2020, 2:48 AM
VIDEO: Wisconsin governor lost bid to postpone primary election
April 8, 2020, 2:46 AM

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigns

Modly faced backlash after firing Navy Captain Crozier, who raised concerns over coronavirus spreading on the aircraft carrier, USS Theodore Roosevelt.
April 8, 2020, 2:46 AM
VIDEO: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigns
April 8, 2020, 1:41 AM

EMTs: 'Nothing compares' to what they're seeing in New Jersey town

The mayor had called Teaneck "ground zero" for the state's infections.
April 8, 2020, 1:41 AM
Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Corps in New Jersey, which has 120 active members, is now down to 40-50, Eric Orgen told ABC News.
April 8, 2020, 1:26 AM

Communities of color see alarming rates of COVID-19 cases

Data gathered by some cities and states show African Americans have been disproportionately affected by coronavirus. In Chicago, black people make up nearly 70% of all deaths.
April 8, 2020, 1:26 AM
VIDEO: Communities of color see alarming rates of COVID-19 cases
April 8, 2020, 1:22 AM

Washington secretary of state discusses elections by mail

Washington state is one of only five states in the U.S. that conducts elections entirely by mail.
April 8, 2020, 1:22 AM
VIDEO: Washington secretary of state discusses elections by mail
April 8, 2020, 1:19 AM

The Rundown: Top headlines today: April 7, 2020

Stay up to date on the developing stories making headlines.
April 8, 2020, 1:19 AM
VIDEO: The Rundown: Top headlines today: April 7, 2020
April 8, 2020, 1:12 AM

By the Numbers: Pollution down as cities stay locked down

From Los Angeles to New Delhi, major cities see signs of reduced pollution due to the coronavirus shutdown.
April 8, 2020, 1:12 AM
VIDEO: By the Numbers: Pollution down as cities stay locked down
April 8, 2020, 1:08 AM

Nearly 10 million have filed for unemployment benefits

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand discusses the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on New York State and the federal government’s response.
April 8, 2020, 1:08 AM
VIDEO: Nearly 10 million have filed for unemployment benefits
April 8, 2020, 1:07 AM

New York continues to see large COVID-19 death toll

During Holy Week, St. John the Divine, the largest gothic cathedral in the world has been turned into a field hospital.
April 8, 2020, 1:07 AM
VIDEO: New York continues to see large COVID-19 death toll
April 8, 2020, 12:19 AM

Easter bunny surprises kids with drive-by greeting

Tiny Toes and Little Bows Photography in Massachusetts surprised children by pulling up to residences for a contact-free Easter celebration.
April 8, 2020, 12:19 AM
Easter bunny surprises kids with drive-by greeting
April 8, 2020, 12:16 AM

Wisconsin couple killed execution-style by daughter's boyfriend, prosecutors say

The teenage couple allegedly didn't follow her parents' social distancing rules.
April 8, 2020, 12:16 AM
The library and Red Gym on the University of Wisconsin campus, Madison are pictured circa 2017.
April 7, 2020, 10:41 PM

National Guard forms assembly line at food bank

Members of the Pennsylvania National Guard assemble packages for a Pittsburgh food bank as areas across the country reel from the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.
April 7, 2020, 10:41 PM
National Guard forms assembly line at food bank