(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden announced on Thursday that federal government employees and contractors will now be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration will create a rule for private businesses with 100 or more employees to... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Georgia businesses won't have to comply with local COVID-19 measures like mask or vaccine mandates under a new executive order, as the state's hospitals continue to be stretched to their limit. Gov. Brian Kemp issued an executive order Thursday that will keep businesses... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York City's indoor vaccine mandate went into effect Tuesday, making it the first major U.S. city to require proof of COVID-19 vaccination in order to eat or drink inside bars and restaurants. The new requirement, which applies to everyone 12 and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As mass vaccination rolled out in the late spring and COVID-19 cases began to decline precipitously, Americans and the companies they work for began to envision a return to normalcy. Masking guidance was lifted for the vaccinated and plans were made for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — With the delta variant surging, some businesses have begun announcing COVID-19 vaccine mandates for employees with some exceptions on religious and medical grounds. The announcements have led to relief for some and strong opposition and protests for others as well as a handful... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Donald Trump may be out of office, but political donor money continues to pour into his properties across the country. In just the first six months of this year, dozens of Republican campaigns and political groups have together spent at least $750,000 at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nordstrom just made a commitment to Black-owned businesses. The store has become the first major retailer to commit to a 10-year agreement with the 15 Percent Pledge, a nonprofit that holds large corporations accountable for supporting Black-owned brands. "Long-term societal change cannot happen... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- If you’re going to Starbucks or Target, bring your mask. But if you swing by Trader Joe’s, you can leave it in the car, assuming you are fully vaccinated of course. That said, if you’re taking public transportation to get there, you’ll... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas warned that cyberattacks -- specifically ransomware attacks -- are on the rise and targets range from government agencies to small businesses. "The threat is real. The threat is upon us. The risk is to all of us," Mayorkas... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — As in-person experiences, such as shopping and going out to eat, were halted for a significant amount of time during the pandemic, small businesses had to find ways to survive. “We were gearing up to offer wine tastings, cocktail making and cooking... Read More.
By Ivan Pereira, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Across the country, tens of millions of Americans received a tangible bill of health following their vaccinations against the coronavirus.And in New York's biggest arenas, that vaccination card will be their... Read More.
By STACY CHEN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Many Asian American business owners, especially women, now are taking additional measures to protect employees -- and themselves -- after a string of racially motivated attacks throughout the U.S.Included among those is the... Read More.