Misa Hylton bridged the gap between fashion and hip hop in the '90s, styling R&B artists in hip hop streetwear. The fashion designer tells ABC Audio her initial gig came at just 17 years old. "While I was still actually in high school in my senior year, I had the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- One college softball player recently proved that she is truly in a league of her own. Hope Trautwein, a senior at the University of North Texas, became the first player in NCAA Division 1 softball history to throw a perfect seven-inning game,... Read More.
(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- This 17-year-old is the first Black valedictorian in her New York high school's 152-year history. Onovu Otitigbe-Dangerfield will graduate in June from Albany High School with a 4.0 GPA. "It's overwhelming and really surreal to me, especially hearing from Black girls from... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG and JEFFREY COOK, ABC News(DENVER) -- For many in Colorado, hearing the news Monday of 10 people being shot dead at a Boulder grocery was a tragic, but familiar headline.Colorado, a state where open carry... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- While you may have had trouble doing anything but bingeing TV during the pandemic, 89-year-old William Shatner has been killing it. "You know, I'm embarrassed to say that I've been really doing well," the multi-tasking Star Trek icon admits to ABC Audio. "I've been vaccinated.... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Monday confirmed Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary, making her the first Native American in U.S. history to serve in a president's Cabinet. Haaland, elected to the House of Representatives in 2018,... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Viola Davis made history Monday morning when the 2021 Oscar nominations were announced: The actress received a best actress nomination for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, which marked her fourth Oscar nod. With her 2021 nod for playing Ma Rainey in the George C. Wolfe-directed... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is expected to confirm Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary Monday in a historic vote that will make her the first Native American to serve as in a president's Cabinet.Haaland,... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A bronze statue of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was unveiled Friday morning in her hometown of Brooklyn, New York.The date was chosen to commemorate Ginsburg's birthday and to recognize... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- When New York intensive care nurse Sandra Lindsay got her first COVID-19 vaccine shot in December, she became a part of history.Now, the empty vial that contained the first-known doses of an approved COVID-19... Read More.