John Singleton wasn't afraid to take a chance on new talent when he made his feature directorial debut Boyz n the Hood in 1991. As the seminal film celebrates its 30th anniversary, Singleton, who passed away in 2019 after suffering a stroke, told ABC Audio two years... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A mother-daughter duo are sharing their story in the hopes of highlighting the importance of knowing your family's health history and the inherited cancer risks in the Black community. Patricia Via, from Martinsville, Virginia, was 55 years old when she found out... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As Americans come out of a year of lockdowns and quarantine, many people are looking forward to outdoor celebrations, barbecues and summer beach days. But with increased time outdoors, there is also an increased need for sun protection. And according to the... Read More.
Dawn Porter is revisiting the past in an effort to change the future with her new Nat Geo doc Rise Again: Tulsa and the Red Summer. The two-hour feature, led by award-winning journalist and Oklahoma native DeNeen Brown, centers on the post-slavery massacres of African Americans. It also comes at... Read More.
By JOOHEE CHO, ABC News (SEOUL, South Korea) -- The U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin has stressed that the American alliance with South Korea has “never been more important” given “unprecedented challenges" from North Korea and China in his first trip to... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- For many people, 2020 has been a trying year. For that reason, Melissa Joan Hart -- a perennial staple in Christmas movies -- says holiday flicks have found a new importance. Speaking with E!'s Daily Pop on Tuesday, the Sabrina the Teenage Witch alum revealed why she completely endorses cheesy Christmas movies. "I... Read More.
By JOANNNE ROSA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The coronavirus pandemic may have some people wondering which health checkups can be postponed until things calm down, but three breast cancer survivors say breast cancer screening is one to keep.Jennifer... Read More.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, are appreciating their time together as a family with their son, Archie, during quarantine.In a virtual discussion with... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Like a lot of families, the Obamas started out quarantine by enjoying the extra time with loved ones, however, that didn't last very long. On Wednesday, Michelle Obama virtually joined Conan O'Brien on his talk show and explained that her family has gone through... Read More.