(NEW YORK) -- Labor unions reached their highest level of approval in the U.S. since 1965, according to a new Gallup poll. Seventy-one percent of poll respondents said they approve of such organizations, up from 68% last year. Prior to the pandemic, 64% of poll... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Inflation continues to be the top economic concern for most Americans. In July, the consumer price index rose 8.5% compared with the same month a year prior. While still high, the inflation rate eased from the near-historic pace in June. Eighty-two percent of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The effects of sea level rise on coastal communities is even more drastic than scientists previously thought -- with more evidence pointing to increases in flooding, even on days without rain, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. High-tide flooding, or... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Although COVID-19 infection and hospitalizations rates have been steadily on the rise across the United States, nowhere have the increases been more significant than in the Northeast. Across the New England and greater New York and New Jersey regions, infection rates are nearing... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Registered dietician and author Rachel Beller joined "Good Morning America" to share tips that will help others level up their nutrition and may help reduce the risk of chronic illness through food. Beller showed three simple food swaps that can potentially reduce... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In a rare address on the vast federal investigation into the Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol , Attorney General Merrick Garland said Wednesday that the Justice Department is continuing to work to hold accountable, "at any level," all individuals "criminally responsible"... Read More.
Pennsylvania - All counties in our listening area are now in either the "substantial" or "high" COVID-19 transmission level, according to CDC data. Jefferson and Clearfield Counties are both in the high level, meaning at least 100 cases for every 100,000 people. Clarion and Elk Counties... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the delta variant drives a surge in COVID-19 cases across the U.S., some local health departments are taking the lead to reimpose indoor mask mandates for all residents -- despite CDC guidance that most fully vaccinated Americans can go maskless. The... Read More.
(SALT LAKE CITY) -- The southern portion of the Great Salt Lake in Utah has dropped to its lowest level ever, the U.S Geological Survey said Saturday. Lake levels have been declining for some time, but the record-breaking drought hitting the West has accelerated... Read More.