(CINCINNATI, Ohio) -- The family of an 8-year-old boy who took his own life after claims of being repeatedly bullied is expected to reach a tentative $3 million settlement that calls for anti-bullying reforms with an Ohio school district. Third grader Gabriel Taye was a... Read More.
Fans and celebrities alike are mourning the loss of legendary comedian and writer Paul Mooney who passed away on Wednesday after suffering a heart attack. He was 79. Oscar winning actress Viola Davis shared a photo of the Chappelle Show alum with a heartfelt message.
(HARTFORD, Conn.) -- Connecticut announced plans to give thousands of long-term unemployed people $1,000 after two months of working at a new job. Gov. Ned Lamont, a Democrat, unveiled the state's "Back to Work CT" program this week as a means to incentivize those pushed... Read More.
(MIAMI) -- The Miami Marlins on Monday unveiled new uniforms to honor the Havana Sugar Kings, a former minor league organization, popular among Cuban-Americans in South Florida. The team was originally called the Havana Cubans, part of the Florida International League, founded by Joe... Read More.
(JERUSALEM) -- Even the moments of quiet in Gaza City come with their own psychological toll. "They're so precious," Najla, who did not provide her surname for safety reasons, a Palestinian humanitarian worker in the city, told ABC News. "But at the same time, they're... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Just a few days before Mother's Day, when moms are supposed to be celebrated for the work they do, comes a reminder of the stark penalties mothers still face in the workforce. May 5, 2021, marks Mom's Equal Pay Day, or how... Read More.
MTV has announced that it's launching a global event to "celebrate and pay tribute" to the Asian American experience with a multi-network special called See Us Unite for Change. The special, hosted by Ken Jeong, comes amid a growing number of hate crimes against people in the Asian American... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The city of Washington has reached a $1.6 million settlement in two lawsuits that included allegations of arrests without cause and excessive force on protestors during the inauguration of former President Donald Trump in January 2017. The two lawsuits were brought by the... Read More.
By Jon Haworth, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After seeing constant news reports and one shocking video after another of the recent spate of hate crimes against Asian Americans throughout the country, Maddy Park felt scared."Last week I took... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON JUSTIN GOMEZ and BENJAMINE SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday planned to unveil what he called his next major priority, a roughly $2 trillion infrastructure plan to modernize thousands of miles of roads, fix... Read More.