New clean air filter next to dirty air filter

School Air Filters: Not COVID-19 Ready

Schools should upgrade to MERV 13 air filters to catch virus if A/C systems can handle it, says engineering professional society U.S. EPA points to.


3:19"Closed" sign in bar window
Charlie Neibergall / AP

COVID-19 Is Shaking The Economies Of College Towns

1:01Parents and children

Pandemic Parenting: How Can Parents Prioritize Their Mental Health?

1:11The casket of Rep. John Lewis moves over the Edmund Pettus Bridge by horse drawn carriage during a memorial service for Lewis
John Bazemore / AP

Body Of U.S. Rep. John Lewis Makes Final Journey Across Selma Bridge

1:27Police square off with protesters Saturday, July 25, 2020, near Seattle Central Community College in Seattle
Ted S. Warren / AP

Seattle Police And Protesters Injured At Black Lives Matter Protest

1:06Armed NFAC protesters demand justice for Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Kentucky on July 25, 2020
Carrie Cochran / Newsy

Opposing Armed Groups Turn Out At Breonna Taylor Protest In Louisville

1:00This undated photo provided by the U.S. Justice Department shows Juan Tang in her China People's Liberation Army uniform
Justice Department / AP

Chinese Researcher Arrested By FBI In San Francisco For Visa Fraud

0:59Protesters and federal agents clash in Portland
Marcio Jose Sanchez / AP

Portland Protesters, Federal Agents Clash With Fireworks, Tear Gas

1:24Robert E. Lee statue in the Old House Chamber
Bob Brown / Richmond Times-Dispatch / AP

Virginia State Capitol Removes Confederate Monuments

0:52People in masks
Chris Pizzello / AP

CDC Expects COVID-19 To Be A Leading Cause Of U.S. Deaths In 2020

2:30U.S. Capitol dome
Patrick Semansky / AP

Democrats Have An Edge In The 2020 Race For Congress

1:21Custodian Joel Cruz cleans a teacher's desk.

Pandemic Parenting: How Can I Support Educators?

1:37Des Moines Public Schools custodian Tracy Harris cleans chairs in a classroom at Brubaker Elementary School
Charlie Neibergall / AP

CDC Supports Getting Students Back Into The Classroom

1:34Derek Chauvin's mugshot
Hennepin County Sheriff / AP

Ex-Officer Derek Chauvin Charged With Multiple Counts Of Tax Evasion

1:38Federal agents in Portland, Oregon
Noah Berger / AP

DOJ Watchdog Investigating Federal Agents' Actions In D.C., Portland

1:11Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz
Glen Stubbe / Star Tribune / AP

Minnesota Governor Signs Police Reform Bill Banning Neck Restraints

1:15Michael Cohen
John Minchillo / AP

Judge Orders Michael Cohen Released From Prison

1:48Washington Football Team player
Washington Football Team

NFL Washington Redskins Temporarily Renamed 'Washington Football Team'

3:03Ijeoma "Golden" Kouadio, a winner of the diversity visa lottery, with her husband and two daughters.
Ijeoma "Golden" Kouadio

Thousands Of Green Card Lottery Winners Out Of Luck Due To Trump's Ban

0:56President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the White House,
Evan Vucci / AP

House Votes To Repeal Controversial Trump Administration Travel Ban

1:29White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx holds her face mask
Manuel Balcer Ceneta

Birx Tells 11 Cities To Take 'Aggressive' Action Against Virus

4:53Newsy counted more than 50 uses of tear gas in 14 hours of livestream footage at Portland's protests.
Newsy / Jennifer Smart

Tear Gas Use Was Limited In Portland. Then Federal Agents Showed Up

0:54Mayor Ted Wheeler getting tear gassed with demonstrators
Jonathan Maus / BikePortland / AP

Portland Mayor Tear Gassed By Federal Agents During Protests

1:45President Donald Trump
Evan Vucci / AP

Pres. Trump Says Federal Agents Will Head To Chicago, Albuquerque

3:41Protesters on a hunger strike over Breonna Taylor's death and officer consequences
Facebook / Hunger Strikers for Breonna Taylor

Hunger Strikers Want Officers Involved In Breonna Taylor's Death Fired

2:00Education Secretary Betsy DeVos
Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP

NAACP Sues Betsy DeVos Over COVID-19 School Aid

3:44Man wearing face mask
Video Blocks

Anti-Asian Incidents Are Reportedly Rising Amid The Pandemic

2:26Rappler CEO Maria Ressa at her court arraignment on tax evasion in the Philippines charges.
Associated Press

Journalist Maria Ressa Pleads Not Guilty To Tax Evasion

1:16Federal officers use chemical irritants and crowd control munitions to disperse Black Lives Matter protesters
Noah Berger / AP

Trump Admin. Stands Firm In Sending Federal Agents To Portland

1:19Chicago police investigate the scene of a mass shooting outside a funeral home.
Tyler LaRiviere / Chicago Sun-Times / AP

15 Injured In Shooting Outside Funeral Home In Chicago

1:03A young traveller wears a face mask

Pandemic Parenting: How Do I Teach My Kids Safe Habits?