By EMILY SHAPIRO and WHITNEY LLOYD, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS) -- A $27 million settlement to the family of George Floyd has been unanimously approved by Minneapolis' City Council.Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man, died after being arrested on May 25,... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT, ABC News (HONG KONG) -- China’s parliament has endorsed electoral reforms that pave the way for Hong Kong's biggest shake-up since the former British colony was handed back to Chinese rule in 1997.As expected, the “patriots governing Hong... Read More.
BY: EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — The New York and United Kingdom variants account for an estimated 51% of new COVID-19 cases in New York City, mayoral adviser Dr. Jay Varma said Wednesday. The New York variant represents about 39% of all samples sequenced in the... Read More.
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — New York City high school students who chose in-person learning in the beginning of the school year will return to their classrooms on March 22, more than five months after officials temporarily switched all students... Read More.
In addition to filling stadiums worldwide with Bon Jovi, Jon Bon Jovi has also acted in quite a few movies and TV shows over the years. But he recently admitted that just because he was on TV doesn't mean he... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For the first time since the pandemic delayed film openings in the U.S. in August, Christopher Nolan's time-bending thriller Tenet is finally coming to theaters in New York City. The Big Apple has of late started reopening its theaters under strict COVID-19 rules, and on... Read More.
By ASHLEY BROWN, EMILIE DE SAINTE MARESVILLE and ALLIE YANG, ABC News(EVANSTON, Ill.) -- Evanston, Illinois, is like a lot of American cities. The city just north of Chicago appears picturesque, updated and grand on one side -- but not... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- An iceberg larger than New York City has broken off an ice shelf in Antarctica, scientists say.The 490-square mile glacier broke off the Brunt Ice Shelf, where the British Antarctic Survey’s Halley Research... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Delayed shipments due to last week's massive winter storm has left New York City with an "extra" vaccine supply, Mayor Bill de Blasio said, prompting the city that never sleeps to add some... Read More.
By SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Scientists are now studying a new "home-grown" COVID-19 variant that has been identified and is circulating in the New York City area.The variant, which scientists are calling B.1.526, was identified separately... Read More.