(NEW YORK) -- Melissa Gates, who is physically disabled and uses a cane or scooter to move around, was actively searching and applying for a federal job. It took her 20 years before she finally received a position as a secretary for NASA. She said she... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre, who took over as the President Joe Biden's chief spokesperson just over three weeks ago, told ABC's Good Morning America on Tuesday that Biden is "very encouraged" by gun safety negotiations in Congress as lawmakers urgently... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Los Angeles Unified School District said it's keeping its mask mandate in place -- at least temporarily -- even as California drops its requirement for masks in indoor public settings. Several K-12 schools across the state dropped their face covering requirements Monday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Legendary basketball player Len Bias is being inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame, 35 years after his death, but his family and fans are still grieving over the fact they never saw him live his dream. "To see so... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the massive KNP Complex fire burned nearby in Sequoia National Park, Three Rivers Union School District Superintendent Susan Sherwood was in her school's gym trying to clear out the smoke with fans. The air quality had gotten so bad and... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — With fewer than 4 in 10 Americans approving of President Joe Biden's handling of Afghanistan, there is overwhelming bipartisan support for keeping U.S. troops in the country until all Americans and Afghans who aided the United States during the 20-year war have... Read More.
(PATERSON, N.J.) -- It has been over a year since Pamela Addison lost her husband, Martin, to COVID-19, but the grief is still as raw as ever. In late April 2020, the 36-year-old New Jersey teacher found herself a single mother to the couple's two... Read More.