(NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, more than 5.4 million people have died from the disease worldwide, including over 827,000 Americans, according to real-time data compiled by Johns Hopkins University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering. About 62% of the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For years, thousands of sexual assault kits sat on the shelves in Wisconsin crime labs, leaving victims and investigators desperately waiting for crucial data, according to state officials. But new legislation that went into effect Monday aims to clear up this backlog... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig on Thursday said the millions of Americans whose tax returns have been caught in a processing backlog created by the pandemic, which shut down the IRS for a time, should... Read More.
(RICHMOND, Virginia) -- BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NewsThe state of Virginia has eliminated its backlog of rape kits, some of which went untested for decades, according to its attorney general.Attorney General Mark Herring announced Wednesday that the state's... Read More.