One-tenth of baseball's shortest season ever has been completed and other than the fact Rob Manfred wakes up every morning holding his breath that another team hasn't been hit with a rash of COVID-19 positive tests, there have already been…
Wisconsin's April 7 election caused "no clear increase" of COVID-19 in Milwaukee, likely because steps were taken to reduce spread of the coronavirus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
RiverNorthPhotography/iStockBy JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Just in time for back to school, DSW is honoring teachers in a beautiful way.The retailer announced it will be giving free shoes for a year and $10,000 to deserving teachers who have stepped up during the coronavirus pandemic.The latest campaign aims to serve as a "thank […]
raw206/iStockBy ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Lord & Taylor has become the latest retailer to file for bankruptcy as the coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc on retail chains and sales around the country.The company filed for bankruptcy protection in the Eastern Court of Virginia on Sunday."Today, we announced or search for a new owner who […]
DenisTangneyJr/iStockBY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- It's not often Harvard and Yale students come to an agreement, but during the annual football game last November students and alumni came together to urge their respective universities to divest from fossil fuels. A group of about 250 protested on the field at the Yale Bowl, […]
courtneyk/iStockBy TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Unemployment benefits expire as Congress is deadlocked on new potential stimulus plan.As federal pandemic unemployment benefits officially expire on Friday, Congress and the Trump administration are no closer to a deal that would salvage any portion of a $600-per-week check that, as of last weekend, would affect some 30 […]
JohnFScott/iStockBy KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Starbucks has been dynamic in its changes amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and is set to roll out a new blend of hybrid storefronts.As more locations cater to curbside takeaway, drive-thru and mobile-only orders with coffee shop dinning spaces sealed off, the company announced on its earnings call […]