Lauren Alaina got a major surprise backstage at the Grand Ole Opry earlier this week, as not one but four of her singles received official RIAA gold certification plaques. Her 2019 single “Getting Good” was among them, as was the title track of her... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A dozen states passed a major vaccine milestone Wednesday as more than 70% of their adult populations have received at least one coronavirus vaccine dose, according to health data. The situation, however, contrasts with a handful of states, most of which are in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Less than six months after the U.S. began distributing coronavirus vaccines, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday that half of the country's population has received at least one dose. More than 166.4 million residents, or 50.1% of the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Roughly 75% of House members have been vaccinated against COVID-19, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., told reporters Thursday, as she defended the health precautions taken during President Joe Biden's address to Congress. Only 200 people were allowed in the House chamber Wednesday night,... Read More.
Alex Trebek's widow, Jean, sat down for her first interview since the longtime Jeopardy! host's death from pancreatic cancer back in November. Jean sat down with Savannah Guthrie as part of the NBC News special, Inspiring America: The 2021 Inspiration List, airing on Saturday, and we got a preview of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Half of Americans over 18 have received at least one COVID-19 vaccination shot, according to data released Sunday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were close to 130 million adults in the country who received one shot, roughly 50.4%... Read More.
Piers Morgan is, as usual, not standing quietly by after he left Good Morning Britain in the wake of his reaction to the Meghan Markle and Prince Harry interview with Oprah Winfrey. He's revealed to Extra that he and his family have weathered "disgusting" death threats after his exit, and received support from the Royals... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- About 1 in 4 New Yorkers has received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine, according to state data.Nearly 7.5 million total doses, including more than 1 million over the past... Read More.
By JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- It’s been nearly two weeks since the Houston Texans released J.J. Watt and already, the defensive end has reportedly received offers from multiple teams.Citing league sources, ESPN reports that the biggest deal is... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER, IVAN PEREIRA and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 104.9 million people worldwide and killed over 2.28 million of them, according to real-time data... Read More.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (LONDON) -- Prince William is taking part in the effort to get people vaccinated in the United Kingdom by joining its vaccination campaign.In a video posted on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s social media... Read More.