By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Communications Commission greenlit a program to provide low-income households monthly $50 subsidies for broadband internet in a move to help bridge the digital divide nearly a year after the coronavirus pandemic forced... Read More.
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Victoria's Secret is planning to close up to 50 stores in the U.S. and Canada this year.The news comes as the lingerie giant saw a continuing plummet in sales during... Read More.
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the release of Yes' breakthrough third studio effort, The Yes Album, which reached #40 on the Billboard 200 and #4 on the U.K. albums chart. The Yes Album was the British prog-rock legends' first record to feature... Read More.
BY: MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden is facing backlash for rejecting a proposal to cancel $50,000 in student debt and stating point-blank, “I will not make that happen.” During a CNN town hall on Tuesday, an attendee asked Biden about... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Congressional Democrats, led by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, renewed calls Thursday for President Joe Biden to cancel up to $50,000 in federal student loans per individual.Schumer and... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the coronavirus spread in the early months of the pandemic, the nation's nursing homes become a hotspot for the disease -- but in New York state, a new report says the toll... Read More.
Fifty years ago this Saturday, January 16, rock fans got their first taste of that little ol' band from Texas, ZZ Top, when the trio -- singer/guitarist Billy Gibbons, bassist/singer Dusty Hill and drummer Frank Beard -- released its debut album. The record,... Read More.
By: AARON KATERSKY and CELIA DARROUGH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Starting this week and running through at least Inauguration Day, armed protests are being planned at all 50 state capitols and at the U.S. Capitol, according to an internal FBI bulletin... Read More.
On the heels of Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited purchasing 100% of Lindsey Buckingham's song catalog comes the news that the company has acquired 50% of the publishing rights Neil Young's song catalog. According to a press release from Hipgnosis Songs, the deal... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT and KARSON YIU, ABC News (HONG KONG) -- Dozens of Hong Kong opposition figures, including an American lawyer, were detained on subversion charges Wednesday in what activists see as a brazen attempt to clamp down on any remaining dissent in... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The federal government in 2020 executed more people than all 50 states combined, a new year-end report from the Death Penalty Institute found.The DPIC is a non-partisan, death penalty information center that... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Emmy-winning shows like The Amazing Race and Survivor are about to get a much-needed infusion of color. CBS has vowed to increase its inclusion of Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) for all of its reality shows by 50%, beginning... Read More.