By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(BALTIMORE) -- Nearly 60 years ago, Calvin Tyler was forced to drop out of college in his hometown of Baltimore because he couldn't afford tuition. Now he and his wife, Tina, have pledged $20 million to... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- When Jeopardy! all-time champ and consulting producer Ken Jennings' run as temporary host of the quiz show wraps up, there's an all-star line-up ready to fill his shoes. Jeopardy! Productions has announced that journalist Katie Couric will take a turn behind the podium, as will The Big Bang Theory vet... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Bob Dylan -- one of the most influential musicians in the modern era -- has sold his entire catalog of songs to Universal Media Publishing Group (UMPG) in what is being lauded as... Read More.
By CARMEN COX, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60, his longtime agent, Matias Morla, confirmed Wednesday.The legendary midfielder and manager suffered cardiac arrest while at home, the BBC... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After a court handed down an approval of its sale, pandemic-battered retailer J.C. Penney Co. is poised to emerge from bankruptcy ahead of the holiday shopping season.The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than one million people worldwide.Over 38.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.
By Jacqueline Laurean Yates (NEW YORK) -- One of New York's most beloved bargain retailers, Century 21, is closing its stores. The company, best known for designer goods offered at discounted prices, announced on Thursday that operations at 13... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC NEWS(COLUMBUS, OHIO) -- A powerful Ohio lawmaker and four associates were arrested and charged on Tuesday in what federal authorities say was a $60 million bribery and corruption scheme.Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder, 61,... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 544,000 people worldwide.Over 11.8 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.