All Snohomish County Solid Waste transfer stations and drop boxes will return to regular business hours this weekend May 14 and 15 after crews averted a health and safety emergency. County staff worked long days inside closed Solid Waste facilities May 7-8 to clear... Read More.
(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- A teachers' union led a one-day strike in Oakland, California, on Friday to protest what they say are unfair labor practices over school closures within the Oakland Unified School District. The school district blames low attendance and financial woes for its decision to... Read More.
(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- Teachers in Oakland, California, will be going on a one-day strike Friday to protest school closures the district has planned for this year and next year. A teachers' union said the Oakland Unified School District is going back on a 2019... Read More.
The summer road construction season has arrived. Two big projects impact North Sound motorists. The Revive I-5 project has another phase getting underway tonight. The southbound lanes of I-5 from Interstate-90 to Spokane Street are going to have a lot of work done into July.... Read More.
Nighttime closures of the Boeing Freeway – State Route 526 – are planned for Monday, March 22nd thru Friday March 26th. On Monday the 22nd through Wednesday the 24th, both directions of the Boeing Freeway between Seaway Boulevard and Airport Road will close from 9:00... Read More.
By JANET WEINSTEIN and DEVIN DWYER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The click of a light switch echoes eerily these days inside the cavernous empty Stone Church music club in Brattleboro, Vermont. Owner Robin Johnson says the silence is a daily... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- House Republicans on Monday called on Democrats to launch a bipartisan investigation into the impact of school closures on children with disabilities, warning that they are in particular danger of falling behind with... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- One Pennsylvania woman has found a way to pay it forward for out-of-work restaurant workers in her community by connecting strangers to servers in need.Erin Matuch told ABC News' Good Morning America she... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, GMA(NEW YORK) -- The restaurant industry has permanently lost more than 110,000 eateries and drinking establishments in the over 200 days since the pandemic first brought operations to a halt.According to a new survey from... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As coronavirus cases and hospitalizations in the U.S. continue to set new records, blood centers and hospitals are sounding the alarm again over a shortage of donations amid the ongoing closure of schools,... Read More.
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Black Friday holiday shopping tradition, known for a frenzy of big doorbuster deals starting on Thanksgiving day, will look very different this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Instead of... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 693,000 people worldwide.Over 18.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.