(BALTIMORE) -- A Baltimore judge has shut down efforts by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to put an early end to enhanced pandemic unemployment benefits. Judge Lawrence P. Fletcher-Hill of the Circuit Court for Baltimore issued a preliminary injunction Tuesday ordering that immediate action be taken... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the NCAA in a long-running dispute over a cap on education-related gifts and benefits that schools may provide student-athletes. The unanimous decision, upholding lower court rulings, says the cap on a relatively narrow list of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When Rebecca Urie lost her job as a laboratory technician in West Virginia last March, the weekly extra federal unemployment benefits became a lifeline. “There's no way that we could have survived without the federal supplement,” she told ABC News. Urie said the benefits... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Comedian Jon Stewart joined lawmakers to unveil broad legislation on Wednesday that would make it easier for veterans exposed to toxic substances to access Veterans Affairs benefits. The announcement comes after Stewart and lawmakers separately announced narrower legislation last month to address burn... Read More.
BY: MICHELLE STODDART, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — As Americans file their tax returns for 2020 -- a year riddled with job insecurity -- millions who relied on unemployment insurance during the pandemic will find that up to $10,200 of those benefits will... Read More.
By DR. NASIR MALIM, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Sports and recreational activities contribute to an estimated 1.6 to 3.8 million traumatic brain injuries annually in the U.S., and as scientists understand more about potential risks, there's increasing emphasis on developing new technologies... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and JOHN SANTUCCI, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Under the Former Presidents Act, President Donald Trump is entitled to an office and staff, a pension and up to $1 million for annual security and travel expenses and lifetime protection... Read More.
BY: DEENA ZARU, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — As hunger surges during the COVID-19 pandemic, millions more in the U.S. have turned to the Department of Agriculture's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, for relief -- formerly known as food stamps. And according to food security advocates,... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Meet chef Maria Loi, she's known as the Julia Child of Greece and was recently hailed for helping her restaurant's staff tap into a healthier lifestyle through Mediterranean cuisine. The ambassador of... Read More.
By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For Ricardo Ramirez, Dec. 31 looms large on the calendar.Ramirez was furloughed from his job at the Westin hotel in San Antonio, Texas, in March and formally laid off in September.... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Army has informed Spc. Vanessa Guillen's family that they are entitled to her full Army benefits because her death was "in the line of duty," according to an Army statement."The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Radha Blank is sharing her life with the masses in the new Netflix film The Forty-Year-Old Version. Directed, produced, written and starring Blank, the film -- which was the winner of the Directing Prize at the 2020 Sundance Film... Read More.