(NEW HAVEN, Conn.) -- Yale University has announced changes to its policies to support students' mental health, including allowing students the ability to take time off from school.The Connecticut-based, Ivy League school said in an email to students Wednesday they are now permitted to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the holiday shopping season begins to ramp up, online shoppers should keep an eye out for changes to return policies at some of their favorite stores.Some major retailers, like Zara, Abercrombie & Fitch and J.Crew, are adjusting their shipping return... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A hotter-than-expected inflation report last week dispelled hopes of relief for strained households and rekindled questions about U.S. policy for fighting sky-high prices.The Federal Reserve has instituted a series of aggressive interest rate hikes in recent months as it tries to slash... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Immediately after the Supreme Court released a ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade, in June, a slew of major U.S. companies, like Meta and JPMorgan Chase, announced that they would cover travel costs for employees who seek legal abortions outside their home... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With communities around the country suffering from extreme temperatures, just months after some of those same locations saw unbearable cold snaps, some state leaders are taking the initiative with proposals to help people navigate the consequences of climate change.In California, state... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Days after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, a slew of major U.S. companies said they will cover travel costs for employees who cannot access an abortion where they live.High-profile brands like Apple, Target, Starbucks, Amazon and Disney, ABC News’... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Police arrived at a home in Selkirk, New York, just before 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 29, 2020 to find a husband and wife dead. Bhupinder Saran, 58, killed his wife, Sarbjit Saran, 58, and then took his own life, police said.It... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The United States Army has announced new policies to expand soldiers' and their family's health.The 12-part directive expands previous policies such as allowing paid medical leave for pregnancies and pregnancy losses for soldiers and/or their spouses. It also creates new policies such... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- Hong Kong has announced significant changes to its strict COVID-19 border measures, which have been among the most stringent in the world.A flight ban from nine countries -- including the United States and the United Kingdom -- will be scrapped from... Read More.
So, we just had an election. Did you vote and are you happy with the results? You can impact policy and the direction of the Everett City Council. They are always looking for input from the community and they have many advisory boards and... Read More.