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📸The last full moon of 2020, also known as the Cold Moon, is seen rising over the Panamericano Building in Montevideo, U...
12/30/2020

📸The last full moon of 2020, also known as the Cold Moon, is seen rising over the Panamericano Building in Montevideo, Uruguay. https://abcn.ws/3aT26Or

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top U.S. infectious disease expert, said data coming from Britain indicates the vaccines still wi...
12/30/2020
Will COVID-19 vaccines work on the new coronavirus variant?

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top U.S. infectious disease expert, said data coming from Britain indicates the vaccines still will block the virus. But the U.S. also will do tests to be sure.

Experts say current COVID-19 vaccines will likely work on the new variant of the coronavirus in the United Kingdom, but are working to confirm that

Outdoor dining options like tents and other structures are prompting concerns from public health experts that the benefi...
12/30/2020
Tents, igloos and barriers, here's how the virus can spread from table-to-table

Outdoor dining options like tents and other structures are prompting concerns from public health experts that the benefits of eating outdoors—ventilation, access to outside air, increased airflow—are becoming diminished.

A look at how the virus can travel from table to table in outdoor dining setups, even with barriers, tents and airflow.

The first study of the safety and effectiveness of a coronavirus vaccine in Iran began Tuesday, state TV reported, with ...
12/30/2020
Iran begins first human trial of locally made virus vaccine

The first study of the safety and effectiveness of a coronavirus vaccine in Iran began Tuesday, state TV reported, with dozens due to receive the domestically developed shot in the hardest-hit country in the Middle East.

Iran's state TV says the first study of the safety and effectiveness of a coronavirus vaccine in Iran has begun

Officials in the Thai capital have announced new restrictions, including the closure of some entertainment facilities du...
12/30/2020
Thailand imposes new restrictions amid coronavirus outbreak

Officials in the Thai capital have announced new restrictions, including the closure of some entertainment facilities during the New Year's holiday, as infections continued to rise following a recent coronavirus outbreak.

Officials in the Thai capital have announced new restrictions, including the closure of some entertainment facilities during the New Year's holiday, as infections continue to rise following a recent coronavirus outbreak

U.S. home prices jumped in October by the most in more than six years as a pandemic-fueled buying rush drives the number...
12/30/2020
US home prices rise at fastest pace in more than 6 years

U.S. home prices jumped in October by the most in more than six years as a pandemic-fueled buying rush drives the number of available properties for sale to record lows.

U.S. home prices jumped in October by the most in more than six years as a pandemic-fueled buying rush drives the number of available properties for sale to record lows

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired a salvo of rockets into the Mediterranean Sea as part of a self-styled mil...
12/30/2020
Gaza militants fire rockets out to sea in military drill

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired a salvo of rockets into the Mediterranean Sea as part of a self-styled military drill aimed at preparing for a possible war with Israel.

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip have fired a salvo of rockets into the Mediterranean Sea as part of a self-styled military drill to prepare for a possible war with Israel

As the coronavirus pandemic ravages Iran, home to the Mideast’s worst outbreak, a women’s group hopes to empower its mem...
12/30/2020
Iranian women's group empowers amid pandemic by making masks

As the coronavirus pandemic ravages Iran, home to the Mideast’s worst outbreak, a women’s group hopes to empower its members by helping them make and sell face masks.

As the coronavirus pandemic ravages Iran, a women’s group hopes to empower its members by helping them make and sell face masks

A statue of Abraham Lincoln with a freed slave appearing to kneel at his feet — optics that drew objections amid a natio...
12/30/2020
Statue of slave kneeling before Lincoln is removed in Boston

A statue of Abraham Lincoln with a freed slave appearing to kneel at his feet — optics that drew objections amid a national reckoning with racial injustice — has been removed from its perch in downtown Boston.

A statue of Abraham Lincoln with a freed slave appearing to kneel at his feet has been removed from its downtown Boston perch

According to his "Creed" co-star, Tessa Thompson, Michael B. Jordan will make his directorial debut with the third insta...
12/30/2020
Michael B. Jordan to make directorial debut with 'Creed 3'

According to his "Creed" co-star, Tessa Thompson, Michael B. Jordan will make his directorial debut with the third installment of the sports drama.

Michael B. Jordan is set to make his directorial debut with "Creed 3," says his "Creed" co-star Tessa Thompson.

12/30/2020
Gorilla born in zoo in Spain

We're looking back at some of the most remarkable moments in 2020: In November, a gorilla was born to mom Buu and dad Echo in a zoo in Spain, which has a conservation program for the critically endangered Western lowland gorilla species. https://abcn.ws/3f9wCUp

The railroad industry has installed an automatic braking system on nearly 58,000 miles of track where it is required ahe...
12/30/2020
Major rail safety technology installed before deadline

The railroad industry has installed an automatic braking system on nearly 58,000 miles of track where it is required ahead of a yearend deadline, federal regulators said.

Federal regulators say the railroad industry has installed an automatic braking system on nearly 58,000 miles of track where it is required ahead of a yearend deadline

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