The eyes of Texas are upon us — and those of 49 other states and Washington, D.C.
Fraternal Order of Police President John Catanzara has called on his fellow law enforcement officers to take a stand in defying Mayor Lori Lig…
DALLAS (AP) — When Southwest Airlines canceled more than 2,000 flights over the weekend, citing bad weather and air traffic control issues, unsupported claims blaming vaccine mandates began taking off.
The move comes as the Biden administration is set to issue rules requiring employers with more than 100 workers to be vaccinated or test weekly for the coronavirus.
New York City schools have been temporarily blocked from enforcing a vaccine mandate for its teachers and other workers by a federal appeals judge just days before it was to take effect.
The subject of vaccine mandates was touched on a few times by the school board earlier this month, but the elected body narrowly agreed at the tail end of that meeting to more formally discuss the matter on Sept. 21.
Most of the community members in attendance at Monday’s Floyd County Public School Board meeting stormed out in protest and solidarity after one woman refused to wear a face mask and was asked to leave.
GRUNDY — The first gubernatorial debate between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin on Thursday was a combative standoff ov…
The first gubernatorial debate between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin on Thursday was a combative standoff over political differences as much as personal jabs.
The first gubernatorial debate between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin Thursday was a combative standoff over political differences as much as personal jabs.
The COVID-19 pandemic will serve as the backdrop for the debate Thursday, when both gubernatorial candidates are expected to defend competing visions for managing the crisis. Other topics that could come up are taxes, abortion and the state's "right-to-work" law.
WASHINGTON — The Mike Nichols and Elaine May comedy team performed a sketch about a nagging mother’s telephone call to her son, a rocket scien…
Floyd County has reported more than 100 new cases of COVID-19 within about a month, part of an uptick occurring across the country that local health officials say is impacting mostly the unvaccinated, which includes 57% of county residents.
Despite rising deaths, police officers and other first responders are among those most hesitant to get the vaccine and their cases continue to grow. Plus, 10 charts that trace the variant's spread, and a new guide to safely enjoying activities.
The Education Department announced Monday that it's investigating five states with universal mask bans, saying the policies could amount to discrimination against students with disabilities or health conditions.
FLOYD — Sixteen cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Floyd County Public Schools since the beginning of the school year (Aug. 11), with 11 identified Aug. 11-23 and five reported this week, as of Tuesday, Aug. 24.
The Biden administration will move to require that nursing home staff are vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition for those facilities to continue receiving federal Medicare and Medicaid funding.
The board, such as others in the region, continues to have different opinions about masks and the severity of COVID-19.