(WASHINGTON) -- As Hurricane Ian began barreling across Florida, President Joe Biden detailed his administration's efforts to prepare for the storm and warned residents to heed warnings from officials. "It's life-threatening," Biden said of the Category 4 storm as he spoke at a White House... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- More than 32,000 young patients newly diagnosed with cancer now live in states that have imposed or have impending abortion restrictions, according to a new study published Monday in The Lancet Oncology. Because many life-saving cancer treatments harm future fertility, many teens... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Food and Drug Administration is warning parents and teens about "very unsafe" social media trends, including a recent one that has begun trending online involving cooking chicken in NyQuil. The challenge -- which the FDA called “silly and unappetizing” and “very... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As global leaders descend on New York City for the annual U.N. General Assembly, the body's Secretary-General António Guterres issued a dire warning in an opening speech on Tuesday: "Our world is in big trouble." "Divides are growing deeper. Inequalities are growing... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a health alert on Friday that common respiratory viruses circulating this fall could lead to a rise in a rare, but serious condition that usually affects children called acute flaccid myelitis, AFM. This... Read More.
While promoting his controversial cannibal road trip film Bones and All at the Venice Film Festival Friday, Timothée Chalamet took aim at the "onslaught" of social media. "To be young now, and to be young whenever -- I can only speak for my generation --... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new report is shining a spotlight on potential privacy concerns loopholes in apps that collect women's personal health information following the reversal of Roe v. Wade. Abortion is now nearly banned in at least 15 states as a result of the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Meta said it is focused on continuing to disrupt emerging cybersecurity threats, including "perception hacking" efforts that could attempt to create unjustified fears about the security of U.S. elections. In its new "Quarterly Adversarial Threat Report" released Thursday, Meta details how it... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Children as young as 9 years old have engaged in disordered eating behaviors, according to a new analysis published in JAMA this week. The analysis, which was published Monday and based on data from nearly 12,000 children, showed that 5% of children... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Trick-or-treaters may see fewer of their favorite sweets while going door-to-door this October. Hershey announced in the company's second-quarter earnings call on Thursday that it expects to face a candy shortage amid ongoing struggles with the global supply chain. The company's CEO warned... Read More.