(NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, more than 5.1 million people have died from the disease worldwide, including over 772,000 Americans, according to real-time data compiled by Johns Hopkins University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering. Just 59.2% of the... Read More.
(HOUSTON) -- The funeral of the youngest victim in the deadly Travis Scott Astroworld concert will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. Nine-year-old Ezra Blount was hospitalized following the violent crowd surge at the Nov. 5 concert and later died from his injuries, his... Read More.
(BRUNSWICK, Ga.) -- The lead prosecutor got the final word on Tuesday before a Georgia jury is to begin deliberating the fates of three white men charged with trapping Ahmaud Arbery with their pickup trucks and fatally shooting the 25-year-old Black man. Linda Dunikoski, the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Good Morning America co-anchor Michael Strahan will fly to space on Blue Origin's next space flight. The Dec. 9 mission will be the New Shepard rocket's third human flight this year and marks the first with a full astronaut manifest of six... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Malikah Shabazz, a daughter of Malcolm X, was found dead in her Brooklyn, New York, home Monday, police told ABC News. Shabazz, 56, was found by her daughter just before 5 p.m. ET, police said. The death does not appear suspicious. The news comes... Read More.
(HOLYOKE, Mass.) -- A Massachusetts judge has dismissed all criminal charges against two former officials from the Holyoke Soldiers' Home, citing no "reasonably trustworthy evidence." The facility made national headlines last year, when 77 veterans, who were residents of the home, died of coronavirus in... Read More.
(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) -- NASA astronaut Jessica Watkins will take to the skies in 2022 on a historic debut spaceflight to the International Space Station. Watkins will become the first Black woman to embark on a long-duration mission at the space station, where she will... Read More.
(BOSTON) -- The death of Elijah Lewis, the 5-year-old boy from New Hampshire who went missing before being found dead in Massachusetts last month, has been ruled a homicide, authorities said Monday. Lewis died from "violence and neglect," John Formella, the New Hampshire attorney general,... Read More.
(GROVELAND. Fla.) -- A judge in Florida posthumously exonerated four Black men, known as the "Groveland Four," who were falsely accused of raping a white woman in the central Florida town of Groveland in 1949. Their families have been fighting to clear their names for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Justice has reached a settlement with parents of the Parkland shooting victims, court documents obtained by ABC News show. Parents Fred and Jennifer Guttenberg sued the DOJ in 2018, alleging that the FBI knew shooter Nikolas Cruz was "going to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Jordan Turpin said while it was tough to watch her and her sister's exclusive interview with ABC News' Diane Sawyer, which aired Friday night on "20/20," it also made them feel proud. "It brought back a lot of stuff," Jordan Turpin, 21,... Read More.
(WAUKESHA, Wis.) -- Five people were killed and more than 40 were hurt when an SUV barreled into a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, on Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Children are among the injured. A person of interest is in custody, authorities said. Here's how the news... Read More.