(NEW YORK) -- Food service workers are putting renewed pressure on their employers for better working conditions and wages. Businesses across the country are blaming a “workforce shortage” for being understaffed or closed. But workers in the industry say poor labor practices are pushing potential... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lawmakers and scientists must come together to make sure policies aimed at mitigating climate change do not increase global policy, according to a new study. While the impacts of climate change are widely considered to disproportionately affect people living below the poverty... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden plans to announce on Friday that the United States will contribute $2 billion to a U.N.-backed program seeking to distribute COVID-19 vaccine doses to people in the poorest countries in the... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The pandemic-induced recession is over for the world's wealthiest, but it could take a decade or more for the world's poorest to recover, according to a report published Monday by the U.K.-based nonprofit... Read More.
By JAMES HILL and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Alex Acosta, then-U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, exercised "poor judgment" when he resolved a federal investigation into Jeffrey Epstein through a state-based plea agreement in 2008, the Justice... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx is criticizing North Dakotans for having what she called the poorest mask use in the country, as the state experiences one of the highest rates of... Read More.
Atlas Air is currently contracted as the fleet service to fly the Dreamlifter in and out of Paine Field, and has been since July of 2010. In 2017, Atlas pilots warned that unless training was stepped up for new pilots, the close calls due to... Read More.