Scott Olson/Getty Images
May 16, 2020 - 8:43 am
BY: ELLA TORRES, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The high school class of 2020 will be sent off with a memorable, albeit virtual, ceremony Saturday at 8 p.m. ET. Barack Obama will deliver the commencement speech for the event, which will be broadcast on several networks, and is a tribute to the graduating...
Read More
ABC News
May 16, 2020 - 8:08 am
BY: DANIEL MANZO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Multiple storm systems brought significant weather to parts of the Northeast and the southern U.S. on Friday and the active weather is expected to continue through the next few days. A cluster of tropical rain showers east of the Florida Peninsula is worth...
Read More
May 16, 2020 - 7:38 am
BY: WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The novel coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 307,000 people worldwide. More than 4.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for...
Read More
Courtesy of Virginia Tech
May 15, 2020 - 5:26 pm
By HALEY YAMADA, GMA (NEW YORK) -- This dog is more than just a good boy -- he’s an honorary doctor of veterinary medicine. Meet Moose, an 8-year-old therapy dog at Virginia Tech’s Cook Counseling Center in Blacksburg, Virginia. Since 2014, Moose has worked with thousands of students and aided more...
Read More
May 15, 2020 - 4:45 pm
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- As Amazon faces increased calls for transparency over how many employees have tested positive for COVID-19, the company confirmed to ABC News on Friday that another warehouse worker in New York has died amid the pandemic. George Leigh, who worked at a...
Read More
May 15, 2020 - 11:26 am
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News (VALPARAISO, Fla.) -- A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor fighter crashed Friday morning at the training range at Eglin Air Force Base in the Florida panhandle during a routine training flight, according to the Air Force. The pilot was able to eject safely and is said to be in...
Read More
May 15, 2020 - 10:49 am
By ELLA TORRES and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (BOSTON) -- The majority of people in Boston have not yet been infected with COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus, Mayor Marty Walsh said Friday. Only 10% of Bostonians who were part of a study of 750 participants tested positive for...
Read More
May 15, 2020 - 7:17 am
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A huge part of the country will see severe weather Friday from Texas to New England, with damaging winds and a tornado threat possible in the Northeast. Cities in the path of these severe storms later Friday will be Cleveland, New York City, Albany, New York,...
Read More
Samara Heisz/iStock
May 15, 2020 - 5:47 am
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 302,000 people worldwide. More than 4.4 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the...
Read More
Ben Gabbe/Getty Images
May 15, 2020 - 5:22 am
By ELLA TORRES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As a new normal takes shape in New York City under the novel coronavirus, experts in urban planning believe miles of open street for foot traffic will become a staple of the Big Apple even after the novel coronavirus pandemic ends. Mayor Bill de Blasio...
Read More