The renovated Lawrenceville Lawn will reopen March 20 with the Aurora Theatre's production of Disney's "Newsies."
Some Catholic bishops weigh in to discourage Church members from getting the latest, single-shot vaccine from Johnson & Johnson when alternatives are available.
Nov 8, 2020; Landover, Maryland, USA; Members of the Washington Football Team cheerleaders dance in the stands prior to the game against the New York Giants at FedExField. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
Jun 8, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; A Baltimore Orioles batting helmet rests in a cubby in the dugout against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
According to a study published in the scientific journal Nature Climate Change, lockdown measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus caused a 7% drop in CO2 emissions over the course of 2020, the biggest drop ever recorded.
Malala Yousafzai was a schoolgirl in Pakistan when the Taliban took over her town and shot her. Encouraged by her father she began speaking out about the need for girls' education.
Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice is president and dean of Morehouse School of Medicine and the first woman at its helm. From Morehouse School of Medicine
Dr. Alaa Murabit is a Libyan-Canadian medical doctor, women's rights advocate and United Nations High-Level Commissioner on Health, Employment and Economic Growth.
Faith Mwangi-Powell is the chief executive officer of Girls Not Brides, an organization that partners with more than 1,500 groups working to keep girls in school and out of early marriages. Courtesy Gloria Aguilera Terry
Federal data shows more than 206,000 people signed up for Affordable Care Act policies on the federal exchange in the first two weeks of the special enrollment period ordered by President Joe Biden.
Daryel Monson plays the inn keeper’s son John Mark and Shanell Armor plays Magdalene in Lionheart Theatre’s production of “The Lower Room” March 25 through April 3 in Norcross.
Singer Solange Knowles took to Instagram and revealed that she was "literally fighting for my life" while making "When I Get Home."
Jennette McCurdy who played Sam Puckett for six seasons on the Nickelodeon show that ended in 2012, talked about ditching acting on the podcast she now hosts, "Empty Inside."
The average paycheck for American workers got big during the pandemic. Ordinarily that would be cause to jump for joy. But the reason for this increase is grim: Millions of low-income jobs are gone, and that has pushed average pay higher. Scott Heins/Getty Images
According to FBI firearm-sale background check data gun retailers across the country manages to sell more firearms in February 2021 than in any February since 2016.
President Joe Biden has declined to use his executive authority to ban imports of assault weapons as he promised to do in the 2020 campaign.
According to the Port Authority Police, Dr. Oz, along with Port Authority police, performed CPR on a 60-year-old man at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey.
Brittany Smart spends months tending to the Covid-19 patients who poured into Texas hospitals as the virus raged across the state -- and the country.
A new study from researchers at New York University finds that not all misinformation on Facebook is created equal when you factor in political ideology.
Facebook says news content makes up only a small portion of what most users see in their feeds, and since 2018, CEO Mark Zuckerberg has pushed to shift the Facebook experience toward "personal" interactions and away from engagement with media posts.
Las Vegas Sands Corp., the upscale resort and casino company founded by the late Sheldon Adelson, is leaving its namesake city and selling its two Nevada properties in a $6.25 billion deal.
The House is expected to vote March 3, on HR 1, a sweeping government, ethics and election bill that Democrats have made a signature legislative priority.
President Joe Biden announces that the United States will have enough vaccine supply for every adult by the end of May after Merck agreed to help manufacture a recently authorized vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson.
In this photo provided by the New York Stock Exchange, traders work on the floor, Friday, Feb. 19. 2021, in New York. Stocks moved higher in morning trading Friday, recovering some ground after three straight days of losses. Investors remain focused on the future of the COVID-stricken econom…
Miriam De La Torre, an intervention specialist with LAUSD Charter ICEF Public Schools cheers with tears in her eyes as she receives her first Covid-19 Moderna vaccination shot
Abbott announced that he is rescinding executive orders that limit capacities for businesses and the state-wide mask mandate.
This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (orange)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells (gray) cultured in the lab.
A $1.9 trillion federal COVID-19 relief package moving in Congress that would send aid directly to cities and counties has drawn backlash from Gov. Brian Kemp, who says its funding formula shortchanges Georgia.
Democrats are scrambling to put their final touches on a $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief bill that the entire caucus will have to support, a task that has proven difficult in the final hours of negotiations.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks during her weekly news conference at the Capitol on July 31, 2020 in Washington, DC.