(NEW YORK) -- Since the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline launched on July 16, call centers have seen a 45% increase in contacts -- primarily in people texting or sending messages seeking help -- compared to last year, according to new data from the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A spate of headline-grabbing school shootings and election-related threats is making some schools and churches reconsider whether it is safe to continue serving as polling locations -- prompting concerns among some election officials that voters may face more difficulty casting their... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After Tuesday's elections in Delaware, New Hampshire and Rhode Island, the six-month-long 2022 primary season has finally come to a close -- and the party nominees now turn their attention to the eight weeks before November's midterms. A lot can change in the... Read More.
Sandy Township - At the Sandy Township Supervisors meeting last night, AQUA updated the Supervisors while also hearing community feedback. AQUA Area Manager Zach Martin reported that they are currently dealing with supply chain issues, but AQUA is hoping to have the new water station... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A few days after learning about the deadly shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, Jim Witt, superintendent of Lake Local Schools in northern Ohio, reached out to a school safety organization he's worked with for over a decade. "It's unfortunate,"... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House said Monday that it will communicate "directly" to Beijing its unease with China's recent military exercises as tensions rise higher over Taiwan in the wake of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to the self-governing democracy. President Joe Biden said Monday... Read More.
St. Marys - Bennetts Valley Elementary School is facing a possible shutdown in the future and many community members are trying to stop it.
Harrisburg – Mosquito bite season is in full swing, so the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is offering help for you to Fight the Bite and protect yourself. One of the main concerns associated with mosquito bites in the Keystone State is the possible spread... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Max Haynes, an avid surfer and lifeguard in training, has frequently seen sharks off the coast of Long Island and they tend to stay their lane, the 16-year-old told ABC News’ “NIGHTLINE.” But last week he was rushed to the hospital after... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline prepared for the launch of a nationwide three-digit number on Saturday, local, state and federal government officials gathered in Philadelphia Friday to discuss the effort to get the new nationwide 988 calling code. "There's been a lot... Read More.