Schools resume classes during the next couple of weeks. After a summer of limited school buses and students commuting to and from school, it is time to review school safety driving skills as the new school year begins. For motorists, obey the 20-mph school-zone speed... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- /Nine-year-old Zarlasht says she cried when her mother first cut her hair. She says she felt uncomfortable in the clothes her older brothers lent her, but pulling the sweatshirt hood over her head could make her look more like a boy and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the largest migrant caravan this year makes its way through Mexico toward the United States, numerous organizations on both sides of the border are trying to support the several thousand immigrants seeking asylum. For people like Estefanía Rebellón, who runs a school... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Fourth of July rings in the peak of summer quite literally as fireworks fly into the sky from cities to backyards alike. While the celebration is often colorful and exciting, it is also a time that can be very loud and... Read More.
(SURFSIDE, Fla.) -- One year has passed since a condominium tower in Surfside, Florida, collapsed and killed 98 people in the early morning hours of June 24 -- but experts, officials, and those who lived through the disaster say there's still a long way... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Extreme heat is forcing the Atlanta Zoo to close its gates early on Wednesday and Thursday. The heat index -- what temperature it feels like -- is forecast to skyrocket Wednesday to 100 degrees in Atlanta. Some animals who call the Atlanta Zoo home... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As a heat wave slams the U.S. this week, it's important to remember the dangers of leaving children in hot cars. A child died in Harris County, Texas, on Monday after being left in a hot car for several hours, according to... Read More.
(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- In a suburb south of Birmingham, Alabama, in one of the most conservative states in the country, a charter school dedicated to fostering LGBTQ+ youth is going into its second year. Magic City Acceptance Academy, which teaches students in grades six through... Read More.
Chris Stapleton is halting his All American Road Show tour for the weekend. The singer and his band were scheduled to head up north for three Canadian shows, but a positive COVID-19 test within the band and “subsequent exposure” has changed those plans. “We want you... Read More.
(SAN JOSE, Calif.) -- A 3-month-old baby boy has been found safe Tuesday after he was taken from his Northern California home in what police believe was a premeditated kidnapping. One suspect is in custody, police said. Brandon Cuellar's kidnapping was reported around 1 p.m. Monday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Many college students returned to in-person learning this past fall and for some sophomores, it was their first time on campus since the pandemic began. This situation is concerning for groups like It's On Us, an organization dedicated to preventing sexual assaults... Read More.
(HARRISBURG, Pa.) -- A future where motorists share streets and highways with driverless cars may still be years away, but transportation experts are saying now's the time for elected leaders to plan for that scenario. Pennsylvania is the latest state to test drive the idea. The... Read More.