(WASHINGTON) -- After being closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Washington Monument reopens Wednesday with limited capacity. “For the most part, it will look like normal operations,” Mike Litterst, the chief of communications for the National Mall and Memorial Parks, told ABC News. “But... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After almost a year of being closed to the public, Lafayette Square, the park north of the White House, quietly reopened to the public on Monday. The park had been closed since the summer, following the forceful removal of peaceful protesters by law... Read More.
SNOHOMISH COUNTY AIRPORT ROAD TRANSFER STATION CLOSES FOR MAINETNANCE The Snohomish County Airport Road Transfer will be closed on April 2nd and 3rd, for much needed maintenance, including concrete work and restriping of lanes. All other stations are open for normal operations and hours. Here is... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (DUBLIN) -- For most of the past year Ireland’s pubs have been closed by the pandemic, shuttered by one of the world’s stricter lockdowns.But a Dublin man has spent his lockdown recreating his favorite drinking spots... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Zoom said it will start providing live transcription services for free accounts in a bid to boost accessibility.Jen Hill, the company's product marketing manager, made the announcement in a blog post on Wednesday,... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(GLENDALE, Ariz.) -- Multiple schools in an Arizona school district have closed Monday due to a massive teacher sickout protesting in-person learning as COVID-19 cases in the state continue to rise.Up to 600 teachers... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO, IVAN PEREIRA and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.2 million people worldwide.Over 52.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President-elect Joe Biden is moving forward with transition plans, capping a tumultuous and tension-filled campaign during a historic pandemic against President Donald Trump, who refuses to concede the election, despite a growing list of... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has requested to close down schools and nonessential businesses, including dining, in nine zip codes within the five boroughs that have seen a recent rise in coronavirus cases.