"The Day Ahead" is taking a look at the alarming statistics behind maternal and infant mortality rates in the U.S. and what is being done to address the ongoing health risks mothers and babies face.
Maternal Mortality Rates Are Higher In U.S. Than Many Other Countries
Despite being one of the most powerful countries in the world, the U.S. fares worse in pregnancy-related deaths than other developed countries.
On National Cancer Survivors Day, White Sox pitcher notches first win
Liam Hendriks got his first win of the MLB season Sunday night, just six months after being diagnosed with advanced stage blood cancer.
Why do Black women have the highest maternal mortality rates?
Black women in the U.S. are nearly three times more likely than White women to die giving birth, and some say it's a systemic issue.
Parents push for insurers to cover pediatric hearing aids
About 3 in every 1,000 babies is born with hearing loss. But many insurance plans don't cover hearing aids, putting the high costs on the parents.
Service dog receives surprise college diploma
The dog accompanied his owner to every class at Seton Hall University.
Scammers trying to take advantage of NBA Finals excitement
Cybersecurity firm BrandShield has identified numerous websites that may look legitimate, but are not affiliated with the NBA.
Scripps Spelling Bee winner Dev Shah rings NASDAQ closing bell
The 2023 Scripps National Spelling Bee winner joined in a U.S. tradition nearly a century old to help ring the NASDAQ closing bell.