By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Included in the 628 pages of the American Rescue Plan is a change that experts say will prove to be a "historic" step in reducing child poverty.The proposal calls for a one-year expansion in... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Period poverty, or a lack of access to menstrual products and education, affects one in 10 college students in the United States, according to a new study.These women are also more likely to... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) -- The World Bank has warned that 150 million people could fall into “extreme poverty” by the end of 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic and accompanying global recession with the levels of global poverty... Read More.
By SHANNON MCLELLAN, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- C.J. Stewart has spent more than a decade hosting high school baseball team tryouts in his former Atlanta neighborhood every spring. But the players chosen are not for an ordinary team. They are students... Read More.