With the help of $80,000 in donations from viewers and the Dream Machine Foundation, Tony Rojas now owns his own taco truck and is on the the road to housing, the foundation's founder told Newsweek.
Some cities planned to use the funds to increase policing or take different approaches to tackling crime, including working on lack of infrastructure.
Police found a cache of weapons in the building where the shot is believed to have originated from.
Senior dog Bella was rescued by Maria Torres after she was sent a video of her being hit in a nearby street.
City Pods are designed to be set up in an unused space with access to heating, cooling and plumbing, and are built with an aluminum frame for strength and PVC plastic panels that are simple to clean.
This idea that housing is a human right—it's a bumper-sticker slogan to me.
The fire department lifted the vehicle from the encampment after one person sleeping on a sofa was trapped under the car.
Buscaino seems to try to diffuse the situation, repeating his press manager's name several times, "Branimir, Branimir, Branimir, calm down! Back up!"
The rapper and entrepreneur's eldest daughter, LaTanya Young, has told an interviewer she is living out of her car in California.
"They said they had housing for me, but it just didn't seem real. When you're homeless, you become leery and you don't trust people," Veronica Perez said.
President Joe Biden is looking to to extend a ban on evictions for people who have been unable to pay rent during the coronavirus pandemic, after the COVID-19 moratorium lapsed over the weekend and Congress failed to pass an extension.
The rule applies to "high-risk hazard zones" where homeless people could either be hurt by or accidentally ignite a wildfire amid drought and record heat.
"As Governor I will work with local leaders to continue cleaning up the mess, years of democratic rule have left us with," Jenner tweeted.
The ordinance, once it is adopted, would ban encampments in many public spaces—including on sidewalks near schools, daycares, libraries and parks.
"We can't have that in our streets," the Republican California gubernatorial hopeful said.
"This is essentially criminalization under the guise of providing compassionate services," said attorney Ron Hochbaum. "It's important to acknowledge that it would never work."
The President of El Salvador has a deal for the nation's citizens: sign up for an e-wallet and receive free Bitcoin valued at $30.
It's understandable that Americans want to encourage pro-social behavior and good values among our citizens. But we should try to do so in ways that are backed up by evidence, both domestic and international.
Some 30 to 40 young people, ages 18 to 24, will be eligible for $1,250 payments monthly under the experimental program.
"What we're announcing today is simply unprecedented in American history," Newsom said at a press conference.
Begich Towers, otherwise known as the BTI building, is a 14-storey complex which has been turned into a condominium association with 196 units.
Earlier this year, Ryan Hamilton fell on hard times and was forced to surrender his dog. But that wasn't the end of the road for this pair!
The trop helps amplify voices of the girls and women displaced by domestic violence, sky-high rents, low wages, and housing discrimination, and give them a senes of stability and community.
Responding to LA Supervisor Kathryn Barger's withdrawal of his nomination to the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority, Dr. Drew Pinsky said Tuesday he only wanted to lend his years of experience dealing with substance addiction and mental issues to a spot on the commission.
Johnson & Johnson announced Tuesday that it will delay the distribution of its COVID-19 vaccine in Europe over concerns about a possible link to blood clotting. The lack of the single-dose vaccine might hinder an already-slow vaccine rollout in Europe and put vulnerable populations at risk.
Late actor Robin Williams, who passed away in 2014, infused his opinion with his signature comedic stylings.