US reports show racial disparities in kids with COVID-19

NEW YORK (AP) — Two new sobering government reports show racial disparities in the US coronavirus epidemic extend to children. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the reports Friday. One looked at hospitalizations of children

North Carolina to relax 10-person limit for GOP convention

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina public health officials told the Republican National Committee that the party can have more than 10 people in a room to conduct official convention business while in Charlotte. The updated guidance

Isaias power outages persist in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Utilities in New Jersey were hoping Friday to have electricity restored to most of their customers by the weekend as crews repair damage caused by Tropical Storm Isaias. As of Friday, there were

All New York Schools Can Open in the Fall

NEW YORK (WABC) – Governor Andrew Cuomo announced today that all New York’s 750 school districts can open in the fall. Cuomo’s decision was based on the seven-day rolling infection rate in the state’s 10 regions. The