(NEW YORK) -- Kenneth Gonzalez died last spring, but he never had a funeral.Instead, his friend Richard Jarrett stood in front of a room of mostly strangers in the basement of Congregation Rodeph Sholom in New York City Wednesday night and, speaking slowly from... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Antisemitic hate incidents have plagued Los Angeles County since Hamas launched a surprise terror attack on Israel on Oct. 7, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced Tuesday charges against two men, Klinton... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In June, the Supreme Court all but closed the door on the use of race-conscious college admissions, touching off major changes in higher education.Education advocates said they believe the decision, while dismaying, puts a new "spotlight" on the value of historically Black... Read More.
NEW YORK -- Four years before Lehman Brothers collapsed and set off the worst U.S. financial disaster since the Great Depression, Ruhi Maker warned top officials at the Federal Reserve that the nation's housing bubble could wreak "enormous" economic damage.Maker, a housing attorney in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Experts tell ABC News that the rise of generative artificial intelligence is making it more challenging for the public to tell fact from fiction -- and with the 2024 presidential race only a little more than a year away, some are... Read More.
Kristi Daugherty remembers the announcement like it was yesterday.It was March 11, 2021—one year since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic—and in those twelve months, emerging data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed that historic rates of mental... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Florida officials confirmed on Tuesday that they organized two flights carrying migrants from Texas to California in recent days.It's the latest example of a controversial strategy under Gov. Ron DeSantis, who says he wants to spotlight what he calls the failures... Read More.
DUBOIS – All this week, Penn Highlands Healthcare is celebrating National Nurses Week at its hospitals, outpatient facilities and physician offices.Special activities are planned to recognize and thank the nurses at Penn Highlands in DuBois, Brookville, Clearfield, and St. Marys.Penn Highlands Chief Nursing Officer,... Read More.
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- In the United States, Black Americans go missing at a disproportionate rate compared to other races, according to the National Crime Information Center. Last year alone, out of approximately 546,000 people reported missing, 36% of those were Black.Lawmakers in California are hoping... Read More.
(TALLHASSEE, Fla.) -- Hundreds of drag queens and allies were expected to march Tuesday in protest of recent legislation that organizers say is attacking the LGBTQ community.The rally was expected to draw advocates statewide in Tallahassee Tuesday afternoon for a march to the state... Read More.