(CHICAGO) -- It was reopening day at a greater Chicago mass vaccination site Tuesday, as local health officials bring previously closed locations back online to meet renewed demand during the omicron surge. Cook County closed the last of its six suburban mass vaccination sites six... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The University of Pennsylvania came under fire this week after a law professor made inflammatory comments about Asians and the Asian-American community during an interview. Amy Wax, in speaking to Brown University professor Glenn Loury on "The Glenn Show," said: "Maybe it's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The holiday season is in full swing and tree farmers across the country are preparing for the Christmas crowds. At Boyd Mountain Christmas Tree Farm in Waynesville, North Carolina, customers can cut down their own Christmas tree. Darren Nicholson, who works at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When someone goes missing in Hawaii, local activist Ihilani Lasconia says that many in the island's Native communities first suspect one thing: sex trafficking. "Everybody knows that it's happening, everybody knows that it's a problem," said Lasconia, an advocate for the feminist... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It’s the critical aspect of the fight against the pandemic that the U.S. is still figuring out nearly two years after the first documented cases of COVID-19, which has claimed more than 700,000 American lives: coronavirus testing. At first, testing supply was... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The first signs are emerging that the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus is dampening demand for air travel: cancellations are rising, while passenger loads and air fare are on the decline. On Tuesday, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened 1.7... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats are demanding answers after the FBI revealed just recently that it received more than 4,500 tips about Brett Kavanaugh when he was a Supreme Court nominee in 2018 and that only ones the agency deemed most "relevant" were referred to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Nearly 1 in 10 recent car buyers, according to data from Cars.com, purchased their new vehicle in another state -- with more than half driving at least 25 miles to a dealership. Kelsey Mays, assistant managing editor of the automotive website, said increased... Read More.
(OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.) -- Oklahoma may be forced to throw out tens of thousands of vaccines set to expire in coming weeks, according to the state health department. "We have pulled expired vaccine from active inventory and are in the process of following CDC guidance... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The cost of care at clinics is a major factor driving patients to seek self-managed abortion through telemedicine, a new study published Friday found. Aid Access, a nonprofit advocacy group founded by a Dutch doctor, helps individuals’ access abortion by arranging to... Read More.