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Country singer-songwriter @MickeyGuyton is making history as co-host of Sunday's @ACMawards . ✨ @GayleKing spoke with Guyton about being a Black woman in country music, overcoming self doubt and the advice from her husband that helped her move forward.
Julia Letlow is making history as Louisiana's first Republican woman in Congress. @jbletlow is carrying the torch for her husband, Congressman-elect Luke Letlow, who died of #COVID complications in December before his term began. @vladduthiersCBS shares.
WATCH: Author of "Who Gets In and Why" @jselingo discusses the changes to the college admissions process this year, how eliminating the standardized test requirement led to an increase in applications & what it might mean for admissions going forward.
From large clinics to individual home visits, one pharmacist & his team of volunteers at @SkippackP are vaccinating tens of thousands of neighbors in a Pennsylvania community. @NancyChenNews shows us the superhero efforts of @mayankgamin , who's even got the costume for his role.
For the first time in #Oscars history, an all-Black producing team has been nominated for Best Picture for #JudasAndTheBlackMessiah . The producing team behind @JATBMFilm includes @IAmCharlesDKing , who spoke to @CBSMMiller about how he's working to transform Hollywood.
#EXCLUSIVE : Breonna Taylor's boyfriend Kenneth Walker talks t @GayleKing about the night police raided her home as part of a narcotics investigation into Breonna's ex-boyfriend. Neither Walker nor Taylor has a criminal history and no illegal drugs were found in the home.
The 22-year-old woman caught on camera allegedly physically attacking a 14-year-old Black teen and falsely accusing him of stealing her phone was arrested in California. In an exclusive interview, Miya Ponsetto and her lawyer spoke with @GayleKing hours before she was arrested.
Research shows black girls are much more likely to be punished in school than white girls. 13-year-old Samaya Dillard, who says she was dragged outside & left in the cold by her teacher in the 2nd grade, is bringing national attention to this issue. @Jerickaduncan has the story:
After spending months apart due to the coronavirus pandemic, 89-year-old Jean and 91-year-old Walter Willard, who have been married for 70 years, were reunited at their nursing home in Troy, New York.
WEALTH INEQUALITY: The richest 1% controls more wealth now than at any time in more than 50 years. But what does wealth inequality really look like? @tonydokoupil turned America’s economic pie into a real one and asked people a simple question: Who gets what?
A young man who survived a near-deadly explosion is now facing a massive and unexpected medical bill. After months of treatment and recovery, Alexis Hernández says he was hit with a staggering $1.7 million bill from the U.S. government. @annawerner shares his story.
This just in from : Border Patrol has reached out to and said they are "very uncomfortable" with the use of the word cages. They say it's not inaccurate and added that they may be cages but people are not being treated like animals.
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In a new memoir, legendary actress Cicely Tyson is opening up about her impressive career and personal life. @GayleKing caught up with 96-year-old @IAmCicelyTyson to reflect on the defining moments in her life, starting with a reporter’s question that caught her off guard.