German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks to the media following her participation in a virtual summit of G20 nations in which she expressed concern over a lack of plan to prepare coronavirus vaccinations for poorer countries.
The North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team takes part in the the Ice Bucket Challenge in 2014. At its height, the viral challenge attracted celebrities, famous athletes and former presidents to take part.
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President-elect Joe Biden is set to choose Antony Blinken as secretary of state. He served as deputy secretary of state and deputy national security adviser under President Barack Obama.
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House lawmakers called on General Services Administration Administrator Emily Murphy to provide a briefing to Congress on her delays in ascertaining Joe Biden's election win.
The Justice Department found Thursday that former U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, shown here during a 2019 Cabinet meeting at the White House, showed "poor judgment" in the prosecution of Jeffrey Epstein.
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In 2014, an advocacy group first filed a lawsuit, saying that Harvard's race-based considerations for applicants discriminated against Asian American students in process.
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The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner is opening an inquiry into the shooting death of 18-year-old Andres Guardado, which involved sheriff's deputies.
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Emily Harrington became the first woman to climb, in less than one day, the Golden Gate route of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, pictured here in June 2015.
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