(WASHINGTON) -- Some of the Americans who qualify for the Biden administration's federal student loan forgiveness plan may not see relief before payments are due again in January, officials acknowledged on Thursday. White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre told ABC News at a briefing that... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After more than 16 hours at the negotiating table Monday, Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association still have not reached a new collective bargaining agreement. But the two sides have not yet thrown in the towel on reaching a deal... Read More.
For those in Skagit County who suffered loss from the recent flooding between November 5 and December 2, in 2021, you have until March 7, 2022, to file a claim. Severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides, and mudslides caused this damage and FEMA is... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Thousands of Los Angeles County employees are being put on notice in the weeks after a COVID-19 vaccine mandate deadline passed. County employees had by Oct. 1 to submit proof of their vaccination status. The order, announced by the Los Angeles County... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the clock counts down, nearly 80% of New York City municipal employees have complied with a COVID-19 vaccine mandate, city officials said. Nearly all city workers, including police officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians, have until 5 p.m. Friday to get at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Britain's Prince Andrew faces a deadline Friday to file a response to a sexual assault lawsuit filed against him in New York by an alleged victim of deceased sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Virginia Giuffre, 38, claims she was directed by Epstein and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York City firefighters and other city workers protested outside the mayor's residence Thursday, as a COVID-19 vaccination deadline quickly approaches. Nearly all municipal employees, including police officers, sanitation workers and firefighters, have until 5 p.m. Friday to submit proof of receiving... Read More.
With representatives from the massive Hollywood union the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) and those from the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers still at the bargaining table, things are tense in Tinseltown. The showbiz union, representing tens of thousands of behind-the-scenes workers,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The State Department announced Friday that it had made contact with 500 U.S. citizens who still needed to be evacuated from Afghanistan. Among them was the wife and children of Hewad, a U.S. citizen living in California. “I'm worried. I'm worried about my family... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After President Joe Biden's withdrawal of all U.S. troops by Aug. 31, the U.S. will continue to help U.S. citizens and residents and Afghans who worked with Americans or are otherwise at risk from the Taliban get out of the country, according... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Chaos has enveloped Kabul after Afghanistan's government's collapsed and the Taliban seized control, all but ending America's 20-year campaign as it began: under Taliban rule. The U.S. has evacuated approximately 17,000 people since Aug. 14, White House officials said late Saturday morning.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Infrastructure negotiations between the White House and Republicans continue on Monday with the two sides still very far apart on how much to spend and how to pay for it, but Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo is broadening the timeline to strike... Read More.