(PARIS) -- France will pay tribute to American-born entertainer Josephine Baker, making her the first Black woman to enter France's Pantheon, in the heart of Paris. She is "the embodiment of the French spirit" who "deserves the recognition of her motherland," the Elysée Palace said... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Approximately 500,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Haiti on Wednesday, meaning it no longer was the only country in the Americas without any. But vaccine hesitancy, to say nothing of the recent violence and political unrest, could delay distribution for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A grandmother from Indiana who participated in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol was sentenced Wednesday to three years of probation for her participation in the riot, making her the first person sentenced in the attack. Anna Morgan-Lloyd, a 49-year-old hair... Read More.
(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- A nonprofit organization supporting the Black community in Kentucky said they received a "six-figure reparations payment" from a white American who recently discovered her ancestor enslaved people in the area. Andreana Bridges, an administrative associate at Change Today, Change Tomorrow, a Black-led... Read More.
(ROCHESTER, Minn.) -- After spending months in the hospital, it was finally Nathan Herber’s first day of school. Nathan was only 4 years old when he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in 2018. He had to leave his school in Rochester, Minnesota, to undergo aggressive... Read More.
BY: KENDALL KARSON, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — As he confronts a set of concurrent challenges, President Joe Biden receives high marks on his top priorities -- the coronavirus pandemic and the economic recovery. Still, there are warning signs for other areas of his... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A 5-year-old girl in Missouri did not have to look far to find a perfect match for the kidney she needed after being on dialysis for more than four years.Kayleigh Kulage, 5, of... Read More.
During a virtual arraignment hearing today before a New Jersey judge, Bruce Springsteen pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of consuming alcohol in a closed area. The plea came in the wake of his arrest this past November at a ... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(CANTON, Mich.) -- A vaccination clinic call center for seniors in Michigan was overwhelmed when it received nearly 1 million calls on Monday.Janet Verdi, 62, told ABC News Detroit affiliate WXYZ that she placed... Read More.