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COVID-19 outbreak at Massachusetts nursing home kills 5, infects 30

byryo/iStockBY: JULIA JACOBO, ABC NEWS(BOSTON) — Five people have died from an outbreak of COVID-19 at a nursing home in Massachusetts, according to officials.A total of 30 people were infected at the Sunny Acres Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chelmsford, according to statistics released weekly by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.The outbreak comes after…read more »

Minority communities fighting back against disinformation ahead of election

Twitter screenshotBY: FERGAL GALLAGHER, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) — Russian election interference, Iranian emails, falsities trumpeted by government officials and the explosion in popularity of online conspiracy theories have combined into a deluge of misinformation that’s left many American voters swimming upstream. Some advocates are working together to build a bigger boat.Before many had even heard of…read more »

Boy, 3, dies at his birthday celebration after accidentally shooting himself with family member’s gun

carlballou/iStockBY: JON HARWORTH, ABC NEWS(PORTER, TX) — A 3-year-old boy has died at his birthday celebration after finding a family member’s gun and accidentally shooting himself in the chest.The incident occurred at approximately 4:15 p.m. at a family residence in Porter, Texas, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, when authorities were called to the…read more »