By ADISA HARGETT-ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Part of the conversation about the recent racial reckoning in the United States amid the Black Lives Matter movement surrounds economic injustice. Inequity in home ownership between white and Black Americans, a scarcity of... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- One high school is helping fight food insecurity with a student-run grocery store that uses paying it forward as capital.During a particularly difficult year for millions struggling to make ends... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- JPMorgan Chase pledged $30 billion to help ameliorate the racial wealth gap in the U.S. and "reduce systemic racism against Black and Latinx people," the firm announced in a statement Thursday.The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Sesame Street gang is teaming up for a special aimed at teaching kids how they can stand up to racism in a new special airing on HBO Max and PBS Kids. The Power of We:... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Dancing with the Stars finally returns Monday night for its enthralling 29th season. Normally, the big news would be focused on the array of famous faces signed on to compete for the Mirrorball trophy, such as AJ McLean, Carole Baskin, Nelly -- or the season’s new host Tyra... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Dancing with the Stars finally returns Monday night for its enthralling 29th season. Normally, the big news would be focused on the array of famous faces signed on to compete for the upcoming season, such as AJ McLean, Carole Baskin, Nelly -- or even new host Tyra... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- It's been over 10 years since Scarlett Johansson first appeared as Natasha Romanoff in Iron Man 2, and, finally, fans will learn the mysterious character's story in the upcoming action movie Black Widow. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the film's... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- BY: ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC NewsIn an exclusive interview with ABC News, Attorney General William Barr announced the creation of a new nationwide law enforcement initiative -- dubbed 'Operation Legend' -- intended to send federal resources to states and... Read More.
Local Family Creates Scholarship to Directly Tackle Skilled Trades Gap “The idea caught fire – actually, it caught passion.” John Barron, owner of Barron Heating It is no secret that there is a skilled trades gap that is broadening in the US as the... Read More.
United Way is impressive enough on paper. As a non-profit organization who has 1300 branches throughout the nation, their mission statement speaks clearly. "We transform lives by bringing people, resources, and strategy together to solve our community's toughest challenges." But then you meet the people--and suddenly... Read More.