(UVALDE, Texas) -- Democratic Texas state Sen. Roland Gutierrez announced a policy proposal to establish a $300 million fund to support victims of the shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, which claimed the lives of 19 students and two teachers in May. Gutierrez... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A Treasury Department watchdog will probe whether Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis improperly used COVID-19 relief funding to pay for migrant flights, ABC News confirmed Wednesday. In a letter obtained by ABC News, the agency's inspector general's office said it has audit work... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Democratic Governors Association hopes to turn anger at the overturning of Roe v. Wade into big-dollar fundraising for critical races where governors will hold sway over abortion access at the state level. The DGA on Tuesday launched the "Protect Reproductive Rights Fund"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Biden administration is planning for a likely wave of COVID-19 infections this fall and winter by ensuring both a "new generation" of vaccines and access to treatment and testing, White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Dr. Ashish Jha said on Sunday... Read More.
Austin St. John, who played the Red Ranger in the hit '90s show Power Rangers, has been charged in an alleged scam of funds from the CARES Act for COVID relief. The Eastern District of Texas U.S. Attorney's Office this week
(NEW YORK) -- The leak of a draft opinion showing the Supreme Court's conservative majority of justices is poised to overturn abortion rights established by Roe v. Wade has led to a sharp increase in donations to abortion funds, grassroots organizations that help people... Read More.
Metallica has announced a $500,000 donation to the World Central Kitchen Ukraine Relief Fund to kick off the band's annual Month of Giving charity initiative. The money will support World Central Kitchen in its efforts to provide meals to Ukrainian refugees fleeing Russia's invasion of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- One dad is going the extra mile for his daughter -- literally. Chris Brannigan, 41, from England, is currently walking 1,200 miles barefoot from Maine to North Carolina in order to fund research on gene therapy for his daughter Hasti, 9, who... Read More.
The Television Academy Foundation, the charitable arm of the Television Academy, has announced the establishment of the Alex Trebek Legacy Fellowship Fund, in honor of the beloved Jeopardy! host who died of pancreatic cancer in 2020. The foundation, launched with a gift of $50,000 from Jeopardy! Executive Producer Harry Friedman and his... Read More.