(NEW YORK) -- Nearly a decade ago, Linda Greene was having dinner with some of her friends when she heard that marijuana had been legalized for medicinal use in Washington, D.C. Having lived through the 1960s counterculture, she saw an opportunity. Greene opened Anacostia Organics... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden, speaking outdoors without a mask and touting what he called the "stunning progress" made in the fight against COVID-19, on Tuesday echoed new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance that fully vaccinated Americans can now go without masks... Read More.
H.E.R.'s "Fight for You" from Judas and the Black Messiah won Best Original Song at the Oscars Sunday night. The Grammy-winning R&B artist wrote "Fight for You" in collaboration with Dernst Emile II and Tiara Thomas. "Knowledge is power. Music is power," H.E.R. said in her... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Google announced Wednesday it was contributing more than $29 million to a newly formed group that has the goal of combatting misinformation and fake news online.The multimillion-dollar commitment comes as tech... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Humanitarian, chef and restauranteur José Andrés has teamed up with Panera Bread to help shine a light on fight food insecurity.The Spanish-born chef, who founded World Central Kitchen, which has helped feed thousands... Read More.
By GABRIELLA ABDUL-HAKIM, ALLIE YANG, and JAMES LONGMAN, ABC News(PARIS) -- As the cafes and riverside roads of Paris await the return of visitors from around the world, important clues in the fight against COVID-19 lie beneath the streets in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- During their climactic face-off in the sci-fi action picture Boss Level, Mel Gibson actually got chatterbox co-star Frank Grillo to quiet down -- when the Lethal Weapon star accidentally dislocated the big screen tough guy's jaw. "The one fight I had with Mel -- you would think... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- NBC announced on Wednesday that Hollywood couple Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard will team up on TV for the first time, serving as hosts and competitors on network's upcoming game show, Family Game Fight. Inspired by Bell and Shepard’s antics on The... Read More.
By MATTHEW VANN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the effort to vaccinate Americans intensifies, daily COVID-19 test numbers are falling nationwide, an alarming sign to public health experts who say the tests are still crucial to containing the virus.Testing has... Read More.
By STEPHANIE EBBS and ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized use of a third COVID-19 vaccine in the U.S., declaring the Johnson & Johnson vaccine safe and effective in adults 18 and older.
By ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- At the White House COVID response team briefing Friday, top U.S. health officials warned that recent progress in declining case numbers appears to have stalled and that restrictions shouldn’t be eased until the U.S. baseline is... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (LONDON) -- Iran's Alpine ski coach, Samira Zargari, couldn't join her team for the world championships in Italy last week.The reason? Her husband barred her from leaving the country.The reaction on social media was... Read More.