Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins

New York City's First African American Mayor Dies at 93

David Dinkins beat out Rudy Guiliani in 1989, serving one term as mayor.


0:47A personal shopper holds up her mobile device to confirm an order for a customer waiting outside a grocery store
David Zalubowski / AP

Grocery, Retail Workers Demand Protections Amid COVID-19

0:16Health Care Justice demonstration in Chicago
Nam Y. Huh / AP

American Medical Association Calls Racism A Public Health Threat

0:39Travelers walk toward the AirTrain to JKF International Airport.
Frank Franklin II / AP

Millions Travel For Holiday Despite Surge In Virus Cases

2:03A dinner.

What's The Risk Of Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner?

6:06What If The US Funded Public Health Like National Security?

Rethinking Public Health Funding When A Pandemic Is Our Biggest Threat

0:22People wait on a line stretching around a block for a clinic offering COVID-19 testing
Bebeto Matthews / AP

New York Tightens Restrictions As COVID Hospitalizations Spike

1:50A vial of coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University.
University of Oxford/John Cairns via AP

What If Multiple COVID-19 Vaccines Are Approved?

0:50Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles, California
Jae C. Hong / AP

U.S. Health Officials Continue To Warn Against Holiday Travel

0:57A TSA employee checks passengers at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
AP Images

TSA Expects Millions More To Travel Thanksgiving Week

0:23Attorney Sidney Powell stands alongside members of the Trump campaign's legal team
Jacquelyn Martin / AP

Trump Campaign Cuts Ties With Lawyer Sidney Powell

2:05Photo, Wilton D. Gregory

Historic Pick of Cardinal-Designate Gregory May Have Political Impact

1:40An airplane.

What's The Risk Of Flying to Visit Others?

1:06A canvas observe photographs ballots in Allentown, Pennsylvania
Mary Altaffer / AP

Federal Judge Tosses Out Trump Campaign Lawsuit In Pennsylvania

0:39Police officers and FBI agents outside Mayfair Mall in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, following Friday night shooting.
Nam Y. Huh / AP

Eight Injured In Shooting At Wisconsin Mall; Suspect Still At Large

3:23Masked woman waits to cross the street.

Is The U.S. Ready For A National Lockdown?

1:04U.S. Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy with Lithuanian Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis
Office of the U.S. Secretary of the Army

DOD Leaders Won't Quarantine After Contact With COVID-Positive Person

1:19Inside a research lab

How A COVID Vaccine Approval Process Works And Why It Will Take Weeks

0:34An unoccupied hospital bed is seen in a COVID-19 unit at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Jae C. Hong / AP

California Curfew in Place as COVID Cases Rise

0:18The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Ind.
Michael Conroy / AP

Murderer Eighth Person Executed by Federal Government Since July

0:50Parents and children gather in front of New York's City Hall to protest the closing of public schools.
Mark Lennihan / AP

NYC Parents Protest Switch to Remote Learning

0:21People confront police officers during protests in May in Chicago.
Nam Y. Huh / AP

More Than 50 Protestors Sue Chicago Police

1:21A family in a car.

What's The Risk Of Driving to Visit Others?

0:24Michigan Office of the Governor, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Michigan Governors Office / AP

Feds Say Men in Mich. Gov. Kidnap Scheme Had Backup Plans

2:52El Paso skyline
Spike Johnson

How El Paso Is Confronting One Of The U.S.' Worst COVID Outbreaks


COVID-19 Slows Adoption Process But Sparks More Interest

2:19A masked student walks through the campus of Ball State University in Muncie, Ind.

CDC Says College Students Going Home For Thanksgiving Raise Risks

0:16Former U.S. President Barack Obama
Jeff Chiu / AP

Former President Obama's New Memoir Breaks Record

4:27A United Airlines 737 MAX 9

Pilots Watch Closely As FAA Lifts Grounding On Embattled 737 Max

1:09Margaret Choinacki, center, 87, who has no other family members left
Wilfredo Lee / AP

Nursing Home Virus Infections At All-Time High

3:07The first patient in Pfizer's COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine clinical trial at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Courtesy of University of Maryland School of Medicine via AP, File

What's Next For A COVID-19 Vaccine?