Real-life Iron Man breaks world record for fastest speed in a jet suit

(READING, England) -- British inventor Richard Browning is a real-life Iron Man.

Recently, Browning, the man behind the 1,050-horsepower, jet-engine flying Gravity suit, set a new world record for the "fastest speed in a body controlled je... Read More

Doctors replace boy’s skin using breakthrough gene therapy, stem cells

(NEW YORK) -- In a breakthrough treatment, researchers at a burn unit in Germany found a way to replace 80 percent of a boy’s skin using a combination of gene therapy and stem cells. The grafted skin attached to his body has continued to replac... Read More

Man with four girls speechless after wife reveals sex of fifth baby

(ARLINGTON, Texas) -- A father's silent reaction was recorded on video as he learned the sex of his fifth child.

Mark Taylor, 34, stood shocked and speechless as he walked through the door to pink balloons on his living room floor -- revea... Read More

Roommate decks the halls early for Christmas to prank holiday-hating friend

(WORCESTER, Mass.) -- Christmas crept in early for one unsuspecting roommate who hates that people celebrate before the Thanksgiving turkey is even on the table.

Assumption College junior Paige Benoit walked into her version of a Christmas... Read More

Even moderate alcohol consumption may increase risk of certain cancers, experts warn

(NEW YORK) -- Consuming alcoholic beverages, even in moderation, may increase your risk of developing certain cancers, according to a new statement released by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).

"People typically don't assoc... Read More

Severe air pollution declared public health emergency in Delhi, India

(NEW YORK) -- Delhi, India, is surrounded by a thickening blanket of smog.  

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) declared a public health emergency in the city on Tuesday as the city's air quality rating climbed above the highest lev... Read More

Dallas news anchor’s inspiring response after online body-shaming: 'This is the way that I was born'

(DALLAS) -- Demetria Obilor, a local traffic anchor with ABC affiliate WFAA-TV in Dallas, is making headlines for her inspiring response after a woman body-shamed her on social media.

“I’m waking up from my Friday nap to some c... Read More

Meet the college student whose extra-credit biology rap went viral

(ATLANTA) -- A student at Morehouse College in Atlanta who was looking for some extra credit ended up getting more than he bargained for. A rap video he made for his biology class has gone viral, with nearly 660,000 views on YouTube.

The y... Read More

5-year-old who underwent 3 open heart surgeries gets dream wedding photo shoot

(MERIDEN, Conn.) -- One 5-year-old girl had one wish before her fourth open heart surgery -- get married to her best friend.

Sophia Chiappalone's mother, Kristy Somerset-Chiappalone, told ABC News she'd do anything to give another smile to... Read More

Doctor dressed up as 'The Joker' delivers newborn on Halloween

(PARIS, Tenn.) -- A baby girl born on Halloween was still able to celebrate, thanks to her doctor.

Dr. Paul Locus, an obstetrician at the Henry County Medical Center in Paris, Tennessee, helped Oaklyn Selph into the world, donning a costum... Read More

Explaining the Texas church shooting to kids

(NEW YORK) -- After this morning's mass shooting at a church in rural Texas left at least 26 people dead, many parents are wrestling with how to explain the seemingly inexplicable act of violence to their children.

The shooting, with victi... Read More