(NEW YORK) -- Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has been suspended without pay for at least five games after promoting a film that contains "deeply disturbing antisemitic hate," the team announced Thursday. "We were dismayed today, when given an opportunity in a media session, that... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Family members of Uvalde school district students have called on the city council to suspend all city police officers who were on the scene during the May 24 massacre at Robb Elementary School. During a council meeting Tuesday night, victims' families and... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Biden on Wednesday called on Congress to suspend the federal gas tax for three months and asked states to suspend their own gas taxes or provide commensurate relief to consumers. The federal government charges an 18.4-cent tax per gallon of gasoline and... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Biden will on Wednesday call on Congress to suspend the federal gas tax for three months and ask states to suspend their own gas taxes or provide commensurate relief to consumers, according to the White House. The federal government charges an 18.4-cent... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation” into Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with troops crossing the border from Belarus and Russia. Moscow's forces have since been met with “stiff resistance” from Ukrainians, according to U.S. officials. Russian forces retreated last week... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Some states are pressing ahead in an attempt to relieve the pain at the pump many Americans are feeling these days by temporarily suspending gas taxes to help lower high prices. Maryland on Friday became the first state in the nation to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- More and more American companies are suspending their businesses in Russia as a result of its invasion of Ukraine. On Tuesday, McDonald's, Starbucks, Coca-Cola and Pepsi became the latest corporations to add their names to the list. "The conflict in Ukraine and the... Read More.
By JAMES HILL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- An independent claims program for alleged victims of the late sex-offender Jeffrey Epstein has suspended compensation offers to those individuals due to uncertainty about future funding of the program.“Although I sincerely... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO, ERIN SCHUMAKER and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 73.7 million people and killed over 1.6 million worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, IVAN PEREIRA, ERIN SCHUMAKER and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 73.2 million people and killed over 1.6 million worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As numerous states continue to see an uptick in coronavirus cases, some hospitals are being forced to hit pause on elective surgeries -- a measure that was last seen in the early spring... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(BOSTON) -- All in-person learning for Boston Public School students has been suspended after health officials found that the citywide COVID-19 positivity rate jumped significantly in the past week.Boston Public Schools Superintendent Brenda Cassellius... Read More.