(NEW YORK) -- If you want to find the best deals for holiday flights, experts say you will find the lowest prices of the season this week. Airlines are being forced to drop fares this fall as business travelers that used to fill the skies... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In the aftermath of President Joe Biden's latest announcement that companies with over 100 employees must mandate vaccines or test all employees once a week, legal experts say the Department of Labor rule will be litigious and messy, but it just might... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- As Western diplomats scrambled to Kabul airport while the Taliban overran the city last weekend, Russia's embassy there remained demonstratively open and announced its diplomats would work as normal. It was a sign of how, although seemingly surprised by the speed of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The contagious delta variant has complicated the country's COVID-19 recovery, and health care experts are again suggesting Americans cover their faces. They're now advising all people, both unvaccinated and vaccinated, to wear marks in indoor and crowded settings. While the virus may... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the number of pediatric COVID-19 cases continues to rise across the United States, parents are adding face masks to the top of their back-to-school shopping lists. For the 2021-2022 school year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) now recommends... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lawmakers and water utilities in the West are urging residents to conserve water as reservoirs hit record lows amid climate change-driven megadrought. Among the calls to action is a reminder for residents to make choices that lessen use of municipal water when... Read More.
(LONDON, HONG KONG and JAKARTA) -- A perfect storm with the coronavirus appears to be brewing across the Asia-Pacific region: surges in the highly contagious delta variant combined with slow vaccination uptake. Tight vaccine supplies are a major factor and experts caution that unless most... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With landfills receiving millions of tons of textile waste each year -- and growing -- the environmental impact of clothing has become the fashion industry's dirty little secret. Today, more people are paying attention to this worsening issue and have zeroed in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As Americans start packing bars and live venues once again in the age of mass COVID-19 vaccination -- with many abandoning masks and social distancing measures -- a concerning reality check is taking place. Health officials and front-line workers, particularly in pockets... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After more than two months of trying to woo hesitant Americans to get COVID-19 vaccines with cash, free beer and other prizes, health data and experts suggest those incentives failed to move the needle forward appreciably in many cases, and in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine has been pitched with one major advantage over its counterparts since it was authorized for use: It requires just one dose. But with the exponential spread of the highly transmissible delta variant, questions have arisen... Read More.