ABC News

Sergio Flores/Getty Images
June 02, 2020 - 7:34 pm
Sergio Flores/Getty Images By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC NEWS (HOUSTON) -- As family and friends of George Floyd flooded the streets of his hometown in Houston, Texas on Tuesday to spread a message of hope, the mother of his young daughter addressed the public for the first time since his death. Although...
Read More
iStock/ChiccoDodiFC
June 02, 2020 - 5:21 pm
iStock/ChiccoDodiFC (WASHINGTON) -- BY: IVAN PEREIRA As protests continue around the country in the wake of George Floyd's death in Minneapolis in late May, there's been further examination of why he was stopped by police in the first place. The events leading up to Floyd's death at the hands of...
Read More
Courtesy Kris Shelby
June 02, 2020 - 5:16 pm
Courtesy Kris Shelby (WASHINGTON) -- BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE A black business owner in Atlanta who was preparing to reopen his shop after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered it for months said he lost everything when it was looted amid protests over the killing of George Floyd. "All my money, I had...
Read More
vmargineanu/iStock
June 02, 2020 - 12:48 pm
vmargineanu/iStock By CHRISTINA CARREGA, ABC News (ATLANTA) -- Six Atlanta police officers have been charged after forcefully pulling two college students out of a car, smashing its windows and using a stun gun in the course of an arrest as protests continued nearby, a prosecutor announced Tuesday...
Read More
cmannphoto/iStock
June 02, 2020 - 11:54 am
cmannphoto/iStock By CHRISTINA CARREGA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Family, friends and supporters of George Floyd will honor his memory in three cities starting on Thursday. Floyd died on May 25 after being apprehended by police, as seen in a video that quickly spread across the nation, prompting over...
Read More
ABC News
June 02, 2020 - 10:41 am
ABC News By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (ATLANTA) -- One couple has donated more than $1 million to Spelman College, a historically black institution for women in Atlanta, in order to pay the remaining tuition of nearly 50 graduates. The donors, Frank Baker and Laura Day Baker, said they realized that...
Read More
Michelle Valentin is shown in this photo, helping distribute food in Puerto Rico. - (Courtesy Michelle Valentin)
June 02, 2020 - 10:22 am
Michelle Valentin is shown in this photo, helping distribute food in Puerto Rico. - (Courtesy Michelle Valentin) By CHRISTINA CORUJO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With the COVID-19 pandemic, the phone at the Food Bank of Puerto Rico hasn't stop ringing. The food organization's president, Denise Santos,...
Read More
amphotora/iStock
June 02, 2020 - 10:21 am
amphotora/iStock By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- While police officers across the country have come under scrutiny for a series of ugly encounters with protesters demanding justice in the wake of the white officer-involved killing of African American George Floyd in Minneapolis, law...
Read More
Bernice A. King appeared on "Good Morning America" June 2, 2020 talk about how young protesters are using their voices in wake of George Floyd's death. - (ABC News)
June 02, 2020 - 10:17 am
Bernice A. King appeared on "Good Morning America" June 2, 2020 talk about how young protesters are using their voices in wake of George Floyd's death. - (ABC News) By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Bernice A. King, daughter of Martin Luther King Jr., is speaking out amid the protests...
Read More
Kuzma/iStock
June 02, 2020 - 10:03 am
Kuzma/iStock By LUKE BARR, ABC News (WYNNEWOOD, Okla.) -- A federal judge on Monday ruled in favor of Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue Corp. in its lawsuit against Joe Exotic's Greater Wynnewood Development Group, awarding BCR the land after Exotic fraudulently transferred his zoo to Baskin. The...
Read More

Pages