Growing concerns over great white shark boom off Cape Cod
Jun28

Growing concerns over great white shark boom off Cape Cod

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — An influx of great white shark sightings has residents and tourists worried about potential encounters in the water, especially during the heart of summer.Senior Fisheries Biologist Dr. Greg Skomal told ABC News the incre…

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Growing group of senators oppose health care bill
Jun28

Growing group of senators oppose health care bill

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A growing number of Republicans are speaking out against the now-delayed Senate health care bill.The bill already had more than enough opponents to stop a procedural vote from happening. But more Republican senators hav…

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Fact check: The Senate health care bill’s effect on Medicaid
Jun28

Fact check: The Senate health care bill’s effect on Medicaid

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway insisted this week that the Senate GOP health care bill does not include cuts to Medicaid.Meanwhile, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said the health care proposa…

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Baseball fans put aside rivalry to save a life
Jun28

Baseball fans put aside rivalry to save a life

iStock/Thinkstock(OMAHA, Neb.) — Game 1 of Monday’s College World Series Finals in Omaha, Nebraska, came with action on the field and lifesaving heroics in the stands.It was during the sixth inning, above the third-base dugout, when Florida fan …

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Human error caused NYC subway train derailment, transit officials say
Jun28

Human error caused NYC subway train derailment, transit officials say

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Transit officials said human error, not a track defect, is to blame for a subway train derailment in New York City on Tuesday morning that injured nearly three dozen people and caused major delays.The incident occurred ju…

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