(NEW YORK) -- The Taliban, an extremist militant group, has taken over Afghanistan's capital as U.S. troops have withdrawn from much of the country. The group has said it will rule the country based on Shariah, or Islamic law, and many Afghan nationals have said... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- After a full school year during the COVID-19 pandemic, elementary and middle school students are heading into the fall with lower rates of achievement gains in reading and math than they would have during a typical school year, new research shows. The... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- When the coronavirus pandemic disrupted school for millions of students last spring, studies projected alarming rates of learning loss as schools shifted to remote instruction, particularly for vulnerable students.Complicating matters is... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump's COVID-19 positive diagnosis adds him to a list of world leaders who have contracted the deadly disease.In the U.S., three governors have been diagnosed with COVID-19: Oklahoma Gov.... Read More.