By DAN TOOMEY, ABC News(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) -- A Black man who was detained by police in Virginia Beach, Virginia after being suspected for a crime he did not commit, has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to his fiancée,... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) -- A fire at a Black church in Springfield, Massachusetts, is under investigation by local, state and federal authorities.The blaze at Martin Luther King Jr. Community Presbyterian Church was reported at 5... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY and SABINA GHEBREMEDHIN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In the wake of a now-viral incident where a woman accused a Grammy-winning Black jazz musician's teenage son of stealing her cell phone in a hotel lobby, the parents and... Read More.
BY BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) -- Lying in a hospital bed laboring for breath despite being on oxygen, Dr. Susan Moore, a 52-year-old Black physician, stared into her cell phone and recorded a video alleging her battle with COVID-19 was made... Read More.
By KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, ABC News(TUSKEGEE, Ala.) -- "If [the vaccine] came out today, I would not take it," said Lonzo Bullie, a retired school principal who has called Tuskegee, Alabama, home for 26 years. "I'm still reluctant … because I... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Columbus, Ohio, Mayor Andrew Ginther has called for the termination of a police officer involved in the shooting of an unarmed Black man after body camera footage released Wednesday showed the officer did not... Read More.
By: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The mother of a 23-year-old Black man who allegedly was shot in the back by a white deputy sheriff at the doorstep of his home in Columbus, Ohio, gave an emotional eulogy at his... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- A Columbus, Ohio, police officer has been relieved of duty following the fatal shooting of a 47-year-old Black man Tuesday, Mayor Andrew Ginther announced."Early this morning, we learned of the killing... Read More.
(DALLAS, TX) -- Just weeks after receiving a Country Music Association Lifetime Achievement Award, country music legend Charley Pride has died in Dallas, TX at the age of 86. The cause of death was complications from COVID-19. The son of a sharecropper, Pride was born... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Lloyds, one of the largest banks in the U.K., revealed Friday that its Black employees on average make nearly a fifth less than their colleagues.The bank said in a report Friday... Read More.