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Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 cases among US health care workers top 62,000

By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 350,000 people worldwide.Over 5.5 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 Systems Science…... Read More

Tom Cruise’s American Made and Edge of Tomorrow director Doug Liman has signed on to helm Cruise’s forthcoming as-yet-untitled action adventure film, to be shot in outer space, according to Deadline.  Cruise, with the help of Elon Musk’s Space X and NASA, plans to actually travel to space to shoot…... Read More

By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A mother who lost her only child to an accidental drug overdose is speaking out in hopes of saving lives as overdose deaths raise national concerns during the novel coronavirus pandemic.Chandler Cook was clean for over a year before his sudden death…... Read More

By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Bridgett Floyd thought she was dreaming when she received a phone call Monday night and was told that her brother, George Floyd, had died shortly after being apprehended by Minneapolis police."Everything went blank," she told ABC News in an interview on Good Morning…... Read More

By ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The National Hockey League, on hiatus since March 12, announced on Tuesday its intention to restart team training camps by mid-July in preparation for an amended Stanley Cup playoffs to be held in two "hub" cities.Twenty-four of the league's 31 teams will return to…... Read More

By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- SKIMS aren’t the only thing Kim Kardashian West relies on to look fantastic in every outfit. She also puts in work with celebrity trainer Melissa Alcantara.Alcantara just published her first book, Fit Gurl: The Total-Body Turnaround and shared five moves with ABC…... Read More

By MORGAN KORN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The Great Recession nearly brought the automotive industry to its knees. A decade later, carmakers are reckoning with a new threat: the novel coronavirus, an unforeseen force that has halted production, disrupted sales and caused financial pain to an industry that was able…... Read More

By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 has disrupted all facets of the economy and the fashion industry is no exception.With over 38 million people currently unemployed, leisure fashion has taken a backseat in favor of necessities.Buying the latest designer shoe or handbag isn’t exactly top of…... Read More

By ELLA TORRES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Elderly residents at a boutique hotel on New York City's Upper West Side are voicing concerns over the city moving homeless people into their building amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, saying the city is placing an already-vulnerable population at higher risk.Yet, city officials…... Read More

By GUY DAVIES and BRUNO ROEBER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Sweden has pursued its own distinct path when it comes to tackling the coronavirus pandemic. By choosing to stay open rather than instituting a policy of lockdown, Sweden's policies have drawn both international praise and criticism.While Sweden's decision early in…... Read More

By LAUREN EFFRON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As millions of people around the world continue to live with quarantine lockdowns, stay-at-home orders and other similar restrictions during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Dalai Lama is no exception.His Holiness, who spoke with ABC News' Dan Harris for his podcast, "Ten Percent…... Read More