(DENVER) — A 14-month probe into the actions of the Aurora Police Department in Colorado found the department "has a pattern and practice of violating state and federal law through racially biased policing, using excessive force, and failing to record legally required information when... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Vaughn Allex will never forget the faces of two of the 9/11 hijackers. He looked them in the eye that morning and asked who packed their luggage. Allex was an American Airlines ticket agent at Dulles International Airport on Sept. 11, 2001 when... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — A comprehensive review of police officer bodycam footage from the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol found roughly 1,000 instances of assault against members of law enforcement who were trying to protect the building, according to a series of new legal... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The United States is facing a COVID-19 surge this summer as the more contagious delta variant spreads. More than 642,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 while over 4.5 million people have died from the disease worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Once a touchy subject in the private sector, a new survey indicates that most firms are now planning on having COVID-19 vaccine mandates for their workforce. The number of companies requiring workers to get the shot is expected to surge over the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A new report from the federal watchdog overseeing the trillions in approved coronavirus relief funds says several relief programs potentially disbursed nearly $100 billion in fraudulent relief money. The Pandemic Response Accountability Committee, established as part of the $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief bill... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sleeping too much or too little each night can harm adults' brain performance, increase symptoms of depression and weight and raise the risk of Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study. The study, published in the journal JAMA Neurology, found that sleeping... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new, peer reviewed study estimates that the delta variant of COVID-19 doubles the risk of being hospitalized compared to the prior alpha variant among unvaccinated people. The delta variant is the most highly transmissible strain seen yet, first emerging in India... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The coronavirus pandemic has upended much of the lives of children, and their diets too, research is showing. One recent study found that after one year of the pandemic, one in three pediatric patients was above their expected weight, a 41% increase from... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nearly 90% of parents in the United States plan to send their children to school in person this fall, an increase since May, even with the delta variant spreading across the country and more children falling sick from COVID-19. At the same... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Young children may be more likely to transmit the virus that causes COVID-19 within households compared with older children, a new study has found. Specifically, children 3 or younger were more likely to spread the virus to household members compared with those... Read More.