By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- First lady Jill Biden is about to wade into the debate over reopening schools with a visit to two schools Wednesday in Connecticut and Pennsylvania alongside the newly confirmed Education Secretary Miguel Cardona.The trip... Read More.
By ZOHREEN SHAH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom, who has said he supported schools safely reopening, advocated for doors opening immediately during an interview with ABC News Sunday, saying, “At the end of the day, we can do this... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART and LAUREN KING, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 30 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding Wednesday. All times Eastern:Feb 17, 9:13 amHarris... Read More.
BY: STEPHANIE EBBS AND CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — It only took one day for customers to begin walking into her Des Moines, Iowa, deli without a mask after Gov. Kim Reynolds lifted the state's mask mandate. Carey Hansen, owner of Manhattan Deli,... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Public health guidance for reopening schools will be released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a top adviser in the Biden administration said Thursday.Andy Slavitt, a senior adviser for... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As two school districts that have been largely closed since the start of the coronavirus pandemic plot a return to in-person learning, city and school officials are battling over what that should look... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As officials nationwide grapple with how to reopen schools, the White House said on Wednesday it plans to develop school safety standards as part of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic.White House... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden has made it clear one of his first priorities in office is getting students back into the classroom, but after an almost year-long debate over the safety of schools during the... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than one million people worldwide.Over 33.9 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic prompted them to close their doors more than five months ago, movie theater chain AMC is reopening 100 cinemas today -- and charging a mere 15 cents a ticket. If... Read More.
By ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As communities across the country grapple with whether to bring students back into the classroom, a new COVID-19 data projection dashboard and school reopening guidance released Thursday by the PolicyLab at Children's Hospital... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Back-to-school season is off to a challenging start. As new cases of the coronavirus are reported at K-12 schools that have reopened, many others are facing the difficult decision of whether... Read More.