(NEW YORK) -- The United States has been facing a COVID-19 surge as the more contagious delta variant continues to spread. More than 682,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 while over 4.7 million people have died from the disease worldwide, according to real-time data compiled... Read More.
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the release of British glam-rock legends T. Rex's classic album Electric Warrior. The record was the Marc Bolan-fronted group's sixth overall and its second after the band shortened its original moniker, Tyrannosaurus Rex. Electric Warrior spent eight nonconsecutive weeks at... Read More.
Pearl Jam celebrates two milestone anniversaries on August 27. Not only does their massive 1991 debut Ten turn 30 today, but their 1996 effort, No Code, also turns 25. To mark both anniversaries, Pearl Jam has released new digital mixes of both Ten and No... Read More.
Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford, the Metal God himself, celebrates his 70th birthday today. Halford's gritty banshee wail is one of the defining voices of heavy metal. He joined Judas Priest in 1973, just in time to record the Birmingham, U.K., band's debut album -- 1974's Rocka Rolla. Halford co-wrote most... Read More.
(BALTIMORE) -- Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera moved one step closer to a major milestone on Wednesday night, bashing the 499th home run of his big league career. Cabrera launched the homer off of Baltimore Orioles starter Matt Harvey, giving the Tigers a 1-0 lead... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Still struggling to reach his goal of 70% of Americans getting at least one vaccine dose by the Fourth of July, President Joe Biden on Friday marked a new milestone – 300 million shots administered in the 150 days since he took... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The number of Americans who have died from COVID-19 has now eclipsed 600,000, 15 months since the onset of the pandemic. The milestone is a sobering reminder that hundreds of Americans are still dying each day even as the nation begins to... Read More.
(New York) -- Vermont crossed a major vaccine milestone Monday as more than 80% of the state's eligible population has at least one shot, according to state health department data. As of Monday afternoon, over 444,000 Vermont residents over the age of 12 have received... Read More.
Here's wishing Max Weinberg, longtime drummer of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, a very happy 70th birthday today. Born in Newark, New Jersey, "the Mighty Max," as he's known, replaced Ernest "Boom" Carter in the E Street Band in 1974, before Springsteen recorded his classic... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- America surpassed another deadly coronavirus milestone Monday.The country has recorded 500,071 deaths related to COVID-19, according to data from John Hopkins University's Coronavirus Resource Center.The U.S. leads the world in coronavirus-related... Read More.