By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(KENOSHA, Wis.) -- Authorities issued a curfew in Kenosha, Wisconsin, as angry crowds gathered in protest after a Black man was shot and seriously wounded by police Sunday evening.The shooting occurred just after 5... Read More.
BY: AVERI HARPER, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- In his first interview as the Democratic presidential nominee, former Vice President Joe Biden discussed his motives for choosing a woman of color as his running mate.“Did you feel pressure to... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(WILMINGTON, Del.) -- When Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for vice president Wednesday night, she did so by recognizing the trailblazing women who came before her."That I am here tonight... Read More.
By BRIANA STEWART, CHEYENNE HASLETT and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(MILWAUKEE) -- Former presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., gave a subtle nod to the Black Lives Matter movement during her Democratic National Convention speech Wednesday night -- and there were... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- When numerous complaints made to police failed to stop the alleged harassment from several of her white neighbors, Jennifer McLeggan, a single Black mother, posted a large handwritten sign on the front door... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the NFL prepares to kick of the regular season, the Washington Football Team made a historic announcement Monday naming Jason Wright the league's first ever Black team president.The new... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Black women will not achieve equal pay with white men for at least another century, according to a report released Thursday."What that means in real terms is that my daughter and... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN(WASHINGTON) -- Researchers are pointing to an alarming medical study about fatal surgeries among Black youth, saying the data sheds light on why doctors and hospitals should to do more to confront their own biases.The study,... Read More.
By ALEX STONE, IVAN PEREIRA and MATTHEW FUHRMAN, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says it is investigating an incident last week in which deputies were recorded on video pointing their guns, including at least one... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE(NEW YORK) -- A coalition of more than two dozen business leaders from some of New York City's largest employers together are pledging to hire 100,000 Black, Latino, Asian and low-income workers over the next 10 years.
By DEENA ZARU and ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS) -- As protests over the police killing of George Floyd spread across all 50 states, Black Lives Matter art popped up on walls, streets, signs and thousands of boarded up businesses that... Read More.