(NEW YORK) -- Jackson, Mississippi, is not the first U.S. city to have a water crisis -- nor is it likely to be the last. However, the city's crisis has highlighted the ongoing fight for access to clean drinking water, which continues to be at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Mothers across the U.S. are banding together to respond to the baby formula shortage emergency and execute short-term solutions in local communities while corporations and the federal government scramble to address the crisis on a national level. Kerissa Miller, a mom from Kennewick,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York's political scene -- upended this week by a newly drawn congressional map -- got even more interesting Friday with an announcement from former New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. "Today I'm declaring my candidacy for Congress in the 10th... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Democrats began the year hopeful that congressional redistricting in New York would favor the party – and insulate their slim House majority from a tumultuous midterm election cycle. But a new map expected to be approved Friday has left the state's Democrats... Read More.
(TALLAHASSE, Fla.) -- Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is on the brink of notching several wins as the Florida legislature convened for a special session Tuesday to finalize the state's redistricting process. Not only is his controversial redistricting plan that heavily benefits Republicans likely to pass,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has reinstated Alabama's new GOP-drawn congressional map over the objection of civil rights groups and decisions of two lower courts finding that it dilutes the influence of Black voters in violation of the Voting Rights Act. The vote to... Read More.
Researchers from Oregon State University, the University of Washington and other collaborators throughout the west have created a road map to help adapt dry forests and landscapes to new fire regimes. In a recent published paper, they found through reviewing forest history and a... Read More.
Florida Georgia Line’s pandemic-imposed road hiatus ends this fall: The country duo have announced their upcoming I Love My Country Tour, which kicks off September 24 in Atlanta, Georgia. “Touring is back, y’all!” the duo declared in a statement. “This is the longest we’ve gone... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The shape of the Senate battlefield next year is still unfolding, with some undecided candidates staying on the sidelines for now, but financial disclosure reports from the first three months of the year could offer a glimpse into the early maneuvering by... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG and ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The U.S. is hurtling forward with its COVID-19 vaccine rollout, and some states, including Alaska and Mississippi, have tossed out eligibility requirements and will allow anyone 16 years old and older to... Read More.