(WASHINGTON) -- More than 186,000 restaurants flooded the federal government with applications for money in the first two days of a program set up to ameliorate the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said Wednesday. President Joe Biden touted the high interest in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — With restrictions on travel to the U.S. from India taking effect Tuesday, the Biden administration, private companies and nonprofits are working to send supplies and aid to help the country ravaged by the pandemic. There are several exceptions, including for lawful permanent... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Biden administration on Friday announced travel restrictions from India as the first U.S. relief arrived to help the country deal with a fast-growing COVID-19 crisis. "On the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Administration will restrict travel... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — As India continues to grapple with a new surge of coronavirus cases, White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday that despite bipartisan criticism of their response, the Biden administration is "proud" of their aid efforts so... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As India faced a growing crisis with COVID-19 spreading rapidly through the country, the first U.S. relief to help with the pandemic has began to arrive, including a planeload of badly needed oxygen supplies in New Delhi on Friday. The initial U.S.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration is working "to surge humanitarian assistance to" Central American countries and to offer new "legal paths" for migration, according to U.S. officials, as it tries to manage a historic jump in the number of migrants reaching the southern U.S.... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Pharmacy retail giant Rite Aid has apologized to two undocumented immigrants who the company said were "mistakenly" denied COVID-19 vaccinations at Southern California stores.Both women, who were turned away from getting the vaccine... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN and BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Andreanecia Morris was huddled with six other housing advocates working to secure short-term rental housing for a 19-year-old who was 35 weeks pregnant when Morris thought to herself: "This is not a... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Facebook announced Monday new plans to aid with the problem-plagued COVID-19 vaccine rollout and help combat vaccine misinformation online."Today we're launching a global campaign to help bring 50 million people a... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. is set to resume humanitarian assistance to areas controlled by the Houthi rebels in Yemen, according to a notification from the Biden administration to aid groups and U.S. lawmakers Thursday.The... Read More.
By ADISA HARGETT-ROBINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As Congress debates the latest coronavirus relief bill, many await their much-needed aid, while others, desperate for help, will never see the benefits."I have not received any benefits," Rosa Arelvo, an essential worker,... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Democrats and Republicans both agree children should be in school. However, the price tag for reopening schools in the midst of a pandemic looks very different depending on whom you ask.Now that the Centers... Read More.