Kamala Harris

On this day, Kamala Harris made history

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 12:23 GMT

Harris became the first Afro-Asian American and third woman to be nominated for Vice President on a major party list after Geraldine Ferraro and Sarah Palin, respectively.

Harris was briefly first woman to be acting U.S. president as Biden underwent colonoscopy

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 07:13 GMT

US President Joe Biden briefly transferred power to Vice President Kamala Harris Friday as he underwent a colonoscopy, making her the first woman to hold the presidential reins in US history.

Kamala Harris breaks barriers as America's vice president

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 07:09 GMT

Kamala Harris made history on Wednesday when she was sworn in as Joe Biden’s vice president, becoming the first woman, the first Black American and the first Asian American to hold the second highest U.S. office.

Tom Hanks to host televised special for Biden's inauguration

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Actor Tom Hanks will host a primetime television special on Jan. 20 to celebrate the inauguration of Joe Biden as president, organizers said on Wednesday.