(WASHINGTON) -- In a first, the White House plans to provide American Sign Language interpretation for President Joe Biden's address to Congress next week. The Biden White House has been providing simultaneous ASL interpretation for its daily news conferences, briefings by its COVID-19 team and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Several universities and colleges across the country have reached out to students to provide campus support and resources as deliberations continue in the Derek Chauvin trial. Universities including Princeton University, Penn State, Syracuse, Boston University, Northwestern University, Grinnell College, Binghamton University and... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are safe and effective in pregnant and lactating women and those women are able to pass protective antibodies to their newborns, according to a new study.To come to... Read More.
By ARYANA AZARI, ABC News(JERSEY CITY, N.J.) -- Jersey City, New Jersey, is partnering with two Illinois companies to retrofit retired school buses into mobile units where people experiencing homelessness can access health services.The city purchased the two... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Communications Commission greenlit a program to provide low-income households monthly $50 subsidies for broadband internet in a move to help bridge the digital divide nearly a year after the coronavirus pandemic forced... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Zoom said it will start providing live transcription services for free accounts in a bid to boost accessibility.Jen Hill, the company's product marketing manager, made the announcement in a blog post on Wednesday,... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen spoke out about the "urgent need" for pandemic relief and the recent GameStop stock market drama in an exclusive interview with ABC News' Robin Roberts on Good Morning America Thursday.
By BECKY PERLOW and KENNETH MOTON, ABC News(BALTIMORE) -- A teenage boy with electric-blue glasses reached toward the handle of the barbershop entrance, trying to grab the door before it closed.Before he could catch it, shop manager Kennard... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Scotland made history this week, becoming the first country in the world to provide period products to all women for free.The Period Products (Free Provision) Scotland Bill was passed unanimously by... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has implemented a number of new protocols for universities as multiple campuses have seen spikes in COVID-19 cases.The requirements include a limit of two people allowed in... Read More.