74% of Americans view Floyd's death as an underlying racial injustice problem: POLL
Nearly three-fourths of Americans view the death of George Floyd as a sign of an underlying racial injustice problem, a new ABC News/Ipsos poll finds.
Alabama shooting leaves 7 dead, authorities say
A call about a shooting south of Huntsville, Ala., led sheriff’s deputies to the discovery of seven bodies late Thursday, according to reports.
U.K. Watchdog to Probe Racial Inequalities Exposed by Coronavirus
(LONDON) — Britain’s official human rights watchdog is to mount an inquiry into the racial inequalities exposed by the coronavirus pandemic. The Equality and Human Rights Commission said it was a “once in a generation” opportunity to tackle deep-seated inequalities and create a fairer country. The move follows the publicatio
Rights Group Says Thai Dissident Was Abducted From the Street in Front of His Apartment
Armed men snatched Wanchalearm Satsaksit off the street in front of his apartment, Human Rights Watch said
On sad anniversary, few to mourn the D-Day dead in Normandy
Saturday's anniversary will be one of the loneliest remembrances ever, as the coronavirus pandemic is keeping almost everyone away — from government leaders to frail veterans who might not get another chance for a final farewell to their unlucky comrades.
MLB players reaffirm pay stance, no deal with teams in sight
Baseball players reaffirmed their stance for full prorated pay, leaving a huge gap with teams that could scuttle plans to start the coronavirus-delayed season around the Fourth of July and may leave owners focusing on a schedule as short as 50 games.
Being Black In America: 'We Have A Place In This World Too'
As protests continue around the country in response to several high-profile deaths of African Americans in recent weeks, black people say they are frustrated, fearful and fatigued.
Nadal not sure about 2020 US Open; depends on COVID, travel
If it weren’t for a pandemic-caused postponement, the French Open would have been in Week 2 now, and Rafael Nadal might still have been in contention for a 20th Grand Slam title.
How to network while working from home: Start with reaching out and contacting folks
Networking in today's climate takes researching people you want to reach out to, following their posts and commenting for a better chance at engaging.
As America Struggles To Return To Work, Staggering Unemployment Numbers Loom
Friday's labor report is expected to show millions of job cuts and unemployment of around 20% — its highest in more than 80 years. The pandemic will make getting back to work difficult for many.
'A fragile moment': Donald Trump to tour Maine swab maker despite concerns over unrest
President Donald Trump will visit Maine manufacturer despite governor's request that he stay away amid unrest over death of George Floyd.
As Trump Heads To Maine, GOP Sen. Susan Collins Won't Be There To Greet Him
Collins has mostly avoided commenting on Trump's pandemic response, but she criticized his administration's decision to forcefully clear peaceful protesters from a square in front of the White House
Miss America 2020 Camille Schrier calls focus on science instead of swimsuits ‘freeing’
In late 2019, Camille Schrier stunned the world when she won the crown for Miss America just minutes after giving a colorful chemistry demonstration in a lab coat.
Ex-Acting AG Matthew Whitaker: Stand with Americans fighting injustice while upholding law and order
President Trump has said, “We will stand with the family of George Floyd, with the peaceful protesters, and with every law-abiding citizen who wants decency, civility, safety and security."
Farmers Find Ways To Save Millions Of Pigs From Slaughter
When COVID-19 infections forced pork companies to close processing plants, some farmers predicted that it would force them to euthanize millions of hogs. The actual number has been much lower.
Jane Goodall says humanity is doomed if we don't change after this pandemic
Primatologist Jane Goodall said that humanity must "drastically change our diets" and our treatment of wild and farmed animals if we want to avoid future pandemics after COVID-19 subsides.
This 100-year-old doughnut recipe dates back to WWI
Who knew eating doughnuts could be so patriotic?
'You have to keep at it': What Black Lives Matter demonstrators can learn from civil rights protests of the past
If the civil rights battles of the past tell us anything, it's that activists must be persistent to generate tangible change, historians say.
Florida man pointed shotgun at nurse after denied hospital entry amid coronavirus: police
A Florida man is accused of pointing a gun at a nurse and security guard after he wasn't allowed entry into a hospital to see his wife, due to COVID-19 visitor restrictions, according to a report.
Trump Hates Vote-by-Mail. These Republicans Love It.
There’s a major complication in President Donald Trump’s recent crusade against voting by mail, which he has called “a scam” that will lead to “the greatest Rigged Election” in history: In states that Trump desperately needs to win this fall, Republicans love it.Take Arizona, where polls show Trump trailing former Vice President Joe Biden after he
Postponed Tokyo Olympics could be downsized and simplified
The Japanese public is being prepared for the reality of next year’s postponed Olympics, where athletes are likely to face quarantines, spectators will be fewer, and the delay will cost taxpayers billions of dollars.
Global stocks and euro surge ahead of U.S. jobs data
World stocks held their ground near three-month highs as the euro hit its highest level since March 10, thanks to Europe's stimulus boost, fuelling hopes for a global rebound.
Buffalo Bills quarterback Jake Fromm apologizes for 'elite white people' text
Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback Jake Fromm has apologized after images surfaced of him referring to "elite white people" in a text conversation from a year ago.
Ditching the day job: From the sports desk to UK band Sports Team
I won't forget the moment I informed my boss at CNN of my intention to leave sports journalism for a career in music.
Police searching for cyclist who was filmed accosting people posting signs supporting Black Lives Matter
Police in Maryland are looking for a cyclist who was caught on video assaulting three people posting flyers in support of Black Lives Matter.
Actor Yvonne Orji no longer 'Insecure' about Nigerian-American duality
"Can I navigate home? This place that I call home? And if I can't, then is it really?"
Actor Yvonne Orji no longer 'Insecure' about Nigerian-American duality
Yvonne Orji, the Nigerian-American actor from the HBO series "Insecure," pokes fun at the real-life struggles she faced to get approval from her Nigerian parents when choosing a career in entertainment.
Ahmaud Arbery's mother says last moments of his life were heartbreaking
Among those who learned more about Ahmaud Arbery's death at a preliminary hearing on Thursday was his mother, who called the revelations heartbreaking.
NYPD cracks down on mayhem, curfew defiance as George Floyd vigils across US draw thousands
George Floyd protest updates: North Dakota National Guard activated after 'threats'
Troops from Minnesota and North Dakota were activated ahead of Friday's protest.