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Oscar-winning actress Viola Davis says she struggles with 'impostor syndrome'

(LOS ANGELES) — Shortly after winning an Oscar, actress Viola Davis, who has also won an Emmy award and a Tony award, told ABC News' Amy Robach that she sometimes feels like she has "impostor sy... Read More

Doctors issue new warning about marijuana

(NEW YORK) -- One in five Americans may now have legal access to marijuana but a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics says that doesn't mean they should use it.

"Marijuana is not a benign drug," the report says, "especially ... Read More

Meet Darla, the therapy chicken helping to educate her community

(NEW YORK) -- Meet Darla. She's a therapy chicken, helping to educate people on treating animals more humanely.

Finn Proctor, 7, adopted the silkie chicken when she was just three weeks old from a farm. At the time, she looked very ill, Finn's... Read More

Your Body: Effects of childbirth on a mother’s body

By DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor

There’s no doubt that childbirth is one of the most miraculous abilities of the human body. But when you leave the hospital after delivery, you should expec... Read More

GOP congressman says no room for compromise in repealing Obamacare

(NEW YORK) -- The founder of the conservative House Freedom Caucus said the Republican Party cannot compromise on its promise to fully repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act known as Obamacare.

"We didn't tell the American people we're... Read More

52-year-old Texas man walks 12 miles to work 5 days a week

(NEW YORK) --  Patrick Edmond walks about 12 miles nearly every day just to get to work.

The 52-year-old, who lives in Plano, Texas, works at a Braum's -- an ice cream shop and burger restaurant -- in McKinney, Texas. Though he usuall... Read More

Oscar nominated Natalie Portman won't attend Academy Awards 'due to pregnancy'

(LOS ANGELES) -- Despite being nominated for an Academy Award, Natalie Portman won't be attending the ceremony Sunday.

A rep for the actress told ABC News that the Jackie star would like to attend the show, but can't because of he... Read More

Couple keeps pregnancy a secret for 9 months, surprises grandma

(NEW YORK) -- A grandmother got the surprise of her life Saturday when her son and daughter-in-law revealed they were expecting -- just two days before the baby was born.

Tannin Pease of Roy, Utah, captured the moment when his mom, Carolyn... Read More

Bush daughter scheduled to headline Planned Parenthood fundraiser

(FORT WORTH, Texas) -- Former President George W. Bush's daughter, Barbara Pierce Bush, is scheduled to be the keynote speaker for a Planned Parenthood fundraiser next week.

On Wednesday, Bush, 35, will headline Planned Parenthood of ... Read More

Husband works out with fake belly to see what it's like for his pregnant wife

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) -- One thoughtful husband worked out with a fake pregnancy belly to better understand what it was like for his pregnant wife to head to the gym with him.

Kristin Milchuck, who is 9 months pregnant, heads to the gym every ... Read More

2-year-old boy loses race because he wanted to hug his father instead of crossing finish line

(LAGOS, Nigeria) -- A 2-year-old boy lost his school's race after he ran over to hug his father instead of crossing the finish line.

Imoh Umoren told ABC News that his son, Imoh Umoren II, likely ran to him in his nursery school's race bec... Read More