By LAUREN EFFRON, MARC DORIAN, and ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News (GRIFFIN, Ga.) --To Jesse Gates, that October night in 1983 seemed like any other in Griffin, Georgia.The former Spalding County sheriff’s deputy was out driving when he came upon his good... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC NEWS (LONDON) — A statue of a controversial 17th century British slave trader stood for more than 100 years in Bristol, U.K.Protesters toppled it last month, but the resin and steel Black Lives Matter sculpture that replaced... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN, ABC NEWS (LONDON) — Just weeks after protesters illegally toppled a controversial statue of a 17th century British slave trader, an acclaimed sculptor secretly replaced it with a brand new effigy honoring a U.K. Black Lives Matter protester. British artist Marc... Read More.
AC/DC's hugely successful Back in Black album celebrates its 40th anniversary this month, and to mark the milestone, the Australian rockers have launched a new series of YouTube videos looking at the making of the record. The
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A white man who's been accused of beating up and shouting racial slurs at a Black man in a filmed incident at an Indiana lake on the Fourth of July contends he isn't the one... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A white Southern California man was jailed on $1 million bail after being charged with a hate crime stemming from an incident in which police allege he screamed racial slurs at a group of Black... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With her upcoming Netflix feature The Old Guard, Gina Prince-Bythewood is making her mark in Hollywood as the first Black female director to helm a major comic book film. Even with that accomplishment under her belt, Bythewood tells ABC Audio that there's still... Read More.
By ANASTASIA ELYSE WILLIAMS, KATIE KINDELAN and KATE HODGSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The death of a 26-year-old Black woman during an emergency C-section is putting a spotlight on the disparities women of color face during childbirth, and leading to calls for... Read More.
By ELLA TORRES, ABC NEWS(PALMDALE, Calif.) -- The death of a 24-year-old Black man who was found hanging from a tree was confirmed to be a suicide, authorities said Thursday at a press conference.Los Angeles Sheriff's Commander Chris... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio brought the Black Lives Matter movement right to President Donald Trump's doorstep on Thursday.As part of the city's efforts to honor Black New Yorkers, the mayor, his wife, other elected... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- A 27-year-old man arrested on suspicion of barreling into a Black Lives Matter protest on a closed Seattle freeway, killing one demonstrator and seriously injuring another, was charged Wednesday with vehicular... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- ABC has committed to the pilot production for The Wonder Years, with award-winning filmmaker Lee Daniels as executive producer. The new half-hour comedy series will explore the perspective of a Black middle-class family in Montgomery, Alabama in the turbulent late 1960s, the same... Read More.