(NEW YORK) – This past week, officials in five of the nation’s biggest college football conferences, often referred to as the Power Five, made decisions that resulted in some of the country’s elite college football programs cancelling their fall seasons. ... Read More.
BY: CHEYENNE HASLETT AND SHANNON K. CRAWFORD, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- When Genevieve Villamora left her house for the first time after battling the novel coronavirus for six weeks, she was struck by how much her neighborhood had changed -- "For Rent" signs... Read More.
By TAYLOR DUNN, KATIE MULDOWNEY and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In a time of social distancing and contactless encounters, businesses are turning to technology to adapt.Kimbal Musk, CEO and co-founder of The Kitchen Restaurant Group, had... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has made it his red line: liability protection for schools, businesses and other entities hat reopen amid the pandemic must be part of any new coronavirus relief package.
By DEVIN DWYER and JANET WEINSTEIN, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- The resurgence of COVID-19 across the country this summer has deepened anxiety for millions of American small business owners who face another imminent cash crunch in their battle to survive a... Read More.
By SARA KOLINOVSKY and CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- At the end of the day Tuesday, small business owners will be locked out of approximately $134 billion in Paycheck Protection Program funds and despite the midnight deadline to apply for... Read More.
By: JOSHUA HOYOS and VICTORIA MOLL-RAMIREZ, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- It was the longing for a safe space that drove Alexi Minko to go from being a lawyer to running a bar."I had the determination to open a space... Read More.
By SAMARA LYNN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Business review platform Yelp released a report Thursday showing that searches on its platform for Black-owned businesses are up 1,785% since May 25.In its Local Economic Impact Report, Yelp provided data... Read More.
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Beyoncé has many founders, owners and entrepreneurs of color jumping for joy after including them in her directory of Black-owned businesses.In addition to releasing a new song, "Black Parade," on Juneteenth, her... Read More.
By AVERI HARPER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tyrone Brown's restaurant in Brooklyn, New York, The Bergen, is only six months old, but during a time when many businesses are struggling to keep their doors open amid the COVID-19 pandemic, he... Read More.
Emergency preparedness on the West Coast is a little different than it is in most of the US. In the last 365 calendar days, just the Pacific Northwest alone has had 651 earthquakes greater than 1.5 on the Richter Scale, according to the US... Read More.