By ERIN SCHUMAKER and RADHIKA CHALASANI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio's latest chess move in the tense battle over in-person education in the New York City was to unveil a surprise plan this week for outdoor learning... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- On Wednesday, the House approved legislation that would remove statues honoring figures who were part of the Confederacy from the U.S. Capitol.The final vote was 305-113. The GOP vote was split: 72... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The United States soon will have a three-digit number for people to call to connect with suicide prevention and mental health crisis counselors.The Federal Communications Commission voted anonymously Thursday to make... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(ASHEVILLE, N.C.) -- Leaders in Asheville, North Carolina, have taken a historic step to repair centuries of racial prejudice by unanimously voting to provide reparations.The Asheville City Council voted 7-0 on a resolution Tuesday... Read More.
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (ASHEVILLE, N.C.) — Leaders in Asheville, North Carolina, have taken a historic step to repair centuries of racial prejudice by unanimously voting to provide reparations. The Asheville City Council voted 7-0 on a resolution Tuesday night that formally apologized... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Environmental Protection Agency just approved two disinfectant sprays that can kill SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, on surfaces.The agency said that Lysol Disinfectant Spray and Lysol Disinfectant Max Cover Mist... Read More.
On January 25 of 2018, Mayor Franklin issued a directive on community engagement, which outlined initiatives to improve access to City government and increase community involvement, among other items. On January 30th of this year, the City Council approved acquisition of an open data platform, and... Read More.