NEW YORK) — A Texas school district that included masks as part of its dress code has been hit with a temporary restraining order. Paris Independent School District (ISD), which serves about 3,900 students in northeast Texas, amended its dress code in early August to... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles Unified School District's Board of Education voted unanimously to mandate the COVID-19 vaccine for all eligible students. The vote is a landmark move for the nation's second-largest district, which has over 600,000 students and operates 1,200 schools in the... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles Unified School District's Board of Education will vote Thursday on a vaccine mandate for all eligible students in the nation's second-largest district. The vote, slated for 2 p.m. local time, would be a landmark move for the district, which... Read More.
(WACO, TX.) — A Texas school district has temporarily halted its in-person learning after two junior high school teachers died of coronavirus within the first weeks of the school year. Natalia Chansler, 41, a sixth-grade social studies teacher, and David “Andy” McCormick, 59, a seventh-grade... Read More.
(HILLSBOROUGH, Fla.) -- Just a week into the school year, over 10,000 students and staff in the Hillsborough County Public Schools district in Florida have been isolated or quarantined as districts across the state grapple with COVID-19. Hillsborough is the seventh-largest school district in the U.S.,... Read More.
(HILLSBOROUGH, Fla.) -- Just a week into the school year, some 8,400 students in and 307 employees of the Hillsborough County Public Schools district in Florida have been isolated or quarantined as districts across the state grapple with COVID-19. Hillsborough is the seventh-largest school district... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The United States is facing a COVID-19 surge this summer as the more contagious delta variant spreads. More than 614,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 and over 4.2 million people have died worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by the Center for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Despite taking place during a politically off-cycle campaign year, a major intraparty battle heavy with national implications is brewing in Tuesday's Democratic primary special election for Ohio's 11th Congressional District. The contest presents an early test case of whether progressives can gain traction... Read More.
(CINCINNATI, Ohio) -- The family of an 8-year-old boy who took his own life after claims of being repeatedly bullied is expected to reach a tentative $3 million settlement that calls for anti-bullying reforms with an Ohio school district. Third grader Gabriel Taye was a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Manhattan District Attorney’s office has convened a special grand jury that could decide whether an indictment is warranted against former President Donald Trump or his eponymous company, sources familiar with the matter told ABC News. Until now, prosecutors have been using... Read More.
(ELIZABETH CITY, N.C.) -- No charges will be filed against North Carolina sheriff's deputies who shot and killed Andrew Brown Jr., a 42-year-old Black man whose family claims he was "executed" as he sat in his car. Pasquotank County District Attorney Andrew Womble said at... Read More.