"We should be repurposing some of those [hotel] properties as affordable housing as quickly as possible," the New York City mayoral candidate said.
Mercer Island City Council approved the ordinance, which would see police moving people to homeless shelters in other cities, by six to one.
Several people have reportedly been arrested as a SWAT team responded to homeless activists occupying a hotel in Olympia, Washington.
More than 33,000 people were taken off the streets and given a bed during COVID, a number almost eight times higher than the U.K. government had estimated.
When I was about to turn 11, my mom kept asking me over and over what I wanted to do for my birthday and I finally decided I wanted to help feed the homeless.
Videos posted on social media showed officers dragging people out of the homes in the El Sereno neighbourhood of Los Angeles, as activists protest in the background.
Homeless families demand that Mayor Bill de Blasio install Wi-Fi networks in homeless shelters housing school-age children before classes resume after the winter break.
I'm a doctor in Lake Charles and I was working at a hospital in the city on the night the hurricane hit. It was the worst hurricane I've ever seen, and the destruction it caused has been catastrophic.
Hyatt said that they "vehemently condemn unethical, illegal practices like corporate impersonation to encourage government action" after an anonymous activist group in Seattle issued a fake press release claiming the hotel would provide free housing for the homeless on Tuesday.
Air quality across the state has plummeted as fires continue to burn.
The man was found living at the Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida.
The CARES Act designated around $4 billion to help in the pandemic, which experts have welcomed but said does not meet the need.
Richard Marshall fears that for many homeless people like him, the end of the lockdown will mean living back on the streets.
Coronavirus exposes failed progressive homeless policies, writes a Seattle-based radio host.
Snake River Farms normally sells its high-end beef to restaurants, but with those closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, it will donate the meat instead.
"We are all the community. All of us."
The majority of homeless people live in States such as California, New York, Florida and Texas but increases in rough sleeping and those needing emergency shelter are increasing nationwide.
Police have arrested a man who reportedly lived in the rafters of a Haggen Northwest Fresh Market in Auburn, Washington for several weeks.
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson blamed rampant U.S. homelessness on "stacks and stacks of regulations" on technology for modular and tiny homes.
Richard Painter said the move would be a "win-win for everybody" and solve New York's homelessness problem.
Trump told New York and California to "politely" call and ask for homelessness aid that California Governor Gavin Newsom previously said the president had been withholding for political purposes.
A homeless English man with a history of repeated arrests was reportedly taken into custody at a hospital on Christmas Eve after requesting that he should be arrested.
The "Respect My Crypn" rapper traveled to LA's Skid Row, stood atop a car, and threw armfuls of cash down upon the poor individuals gathered there, drawing criticism.
All Home King County director Kira Zylstra has resigned after footage of dancer Beyonce Black St. James performing at a work event she organized was released.
Rebecca Kaplan said she contacted a cruise ship company about docking a vessel at the Port of Oakland to house as many as 1,000 homeless people.
A homeless man was killed in Los Angeles after three different drivers struck him and left the scene on Thanksgiving day.
Turkey Chop Gourmet Grill owner Quentin Love gave away the poultry in the West Humboldt Park neighborhood.
A video showing police pinning and handcuffing a homeless woman on Friday prompted responses on social media and from city government and mental health professionals.
The governor cited news reports that claimed "needles and feces" had become more prevalent in certain parts of the state's capital city.