By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 897,000 people worldwide.Over 27.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.
By DR. HEATHER J. KAGAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A deadly and potent opioid, nicknamed "ISO," first hit the illicit drug market in the United States last year, and since August 2019 has taken the lives of at least 19... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MINSK, Belarus) -- Belarus authorities on Saturday revoked the press accreditation of journalists working for most foreign news organizations operating in the country in an apparent attempt to hinder coverage as security forces up the pressure on protesters... Read More.
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (SPRINGFIELD, Ill.) -- An Illinois school district is banning students from wearing pajamas during remote schooling -- a move making some parents unhappy.The specific guidance comes from Springfield School District's 2020-2021 student... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT and KARSON YIU, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Ties between the world’s two superpowers are on increasingly delicate ground, following President Donald Trump’s move to prohibit US residents from doing business with the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok and messaging... Read More.
BY: LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Friday issued a directive that effectively bans displays of the Confederate flag at U.S. military bases by not specifically mentioning it among the types of flags that are allowed to be... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The novel coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 584,000 people worldwide.Over 13.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- BY: MINA KAHI, LENA CAMILLETTI, and GIO BENITEZAmerican Airlines is banning the passenger who was kicked off a flight after refusing to wear a face covering as airlines step up enforcement of mandatory mask requirements.Conservative... Read More.
Everett is among the many cities in Washington where breed-specific, blanket bans on certain types of dogs has been enforced, for years. No longer is this the case, beginning next year. The EMC 6.08.010(b) defines them very broadly, to include all mixes as well: “Any dog known... Read More.
On Tuesday, April 23rd, Skagit county commissioners voted unanimously to ban smoking and vaping in public spaces. It will go into effect in ninety days. The Public Health Staff proposed the ban on March 12, and the proposal was left open for public comment for six... Read More.
From the City of Marysville news center: “Following up on an interim moratorium established in November, the Marysville City Council has permanently banned supervised... Read More.