Earth Day is tomorrow – April 22nd. Coincidentally, the American Lung Association recently released its 2021 annual State of the Air Report. The Lung Association’s annual air quality ‘report card’ monitors Americans’ exposure to unhealthful levels of fine particle pollution and ozone during the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — As the Senate prepares to take up her anti-Asian hate crime bill this week, Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, said Monday the bill represents a chance for lawmakers to "take a stand" against rising anti-Asian attacks. "At a time when the Asian America Pacific... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Prominent Asian American lawmakers, scholars and advocates, including actor and producer Daniel Dae Kim, testified Thursday on the rise in hate crimes and discrimination against Asian Americans before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Prominent Asian American lawmakers, scholars and advocates, including actor and producer Daniel Dae Kim, are testifying Thursday on the rise in hate crimes and discrimination against Asian Americans before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN and KENDALL KARSON, ABC News (ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Conservative elected officials, activists and media personalities descended on Orlando, Florida, on Friday to kick off three days of speeches and panels at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, which culminates Sunday... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) -- Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin will stand trial for the death of George Floyd alone, a Minnesota judge ordered on Tuesday.The order, filed by Judge Peter Cahill in Hennepin County... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON and JAMES HILL, ABC News(KENOSHA, Wis.) -- A court commissioner ordered 17-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse on Thursday to stand trial on homicide charges stemming from a shooting in August that left two men dead and third wounded during... Read More.
Eric Clapton has joined Van Morrison's anti-lockdown campaign protesting U.K. restrictions regarding live performances: He's recorded a new song written by Morrison called "Stand and Deliver." It'll be released Friday, December 4, as a digital download and via... Read More.
As has become tradition, Bruce Springsteen will take part in the 2020 edition of the annual Stand Up for Heroes benefit event, which supports the Bob Woodruff Foundation's efforts to help wounded service members, veterans and their families. This... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With ballots still being counted and no winner yet projected in the presidential election, the Trump campaign has been filing lawsuits over ballot counts. The filings are in battleground states where the race is... Read More.