(SEATTLE) -- Allan Apo's home in Marysville -- about 35 miles outside of Seattle -- doesn't have air conditioning, and the record-breaking heat wave in the Pacific Northwest "feels like living close to hell," he told ABC News. "A lot of people in this area... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- Hong Kong’s last remaining opposition paper Apple Daily may be forced to shutter its operations and publish its last edition as soon as this Friday if it is unable to get the approval of the government to unfreeze its assets to... Read More.
Monica Denise Arnold, better known as Monica, is a singer, actress, entrepreneur and philanthropist. But what fans may not know about the Grammy Award winner, who serves as host of VH1's Infamy: When Fame Turns Deadly, is that she's also a huge supporter of true crime series. "That's really... Read More.
A new documentary from comedian Dave Chappelle will close out this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, premiering June 19 at Radio City Music Hall, the first time in more than a year that the iconic New York City venue is reopening its doors. Dave's yet-untitled film takes a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former boxing promoter Dave Wooley says that during the 1980s, there were three Black men who “ruled the world”: Michael Jackson, Michael Jordan and Mike Tyson. But it was Tyson who was “the most recognizable face on the planet,” ex-manager Jeff Wald... Read More.
"There can be only one," Sean Connery said to his protégé in the 1986 fantasy film, Highlander -- but will that "one" be Henry Cavill? That's what The Hollywood Reporter is saying about the Justice League and The Witcher star. He's reportedly in talks to do a Highlander reboot being developed by John Wick series... Read More.
The American Idol finale is Sunday night on ABC, and all season, Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan have raved that this season's contestants are the most talented ever. But let's ask host Ryan Seacrest, who, unlike the judges, has actually been around for all 19 seasons. "It definitely stands out," Ryan... Read More.
Stars of stage and screen including Glenn Close, Leslie Uggams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Patrick Wilson and more will be taking the stage next month at a unique livestreamed musical benefit for the Actors Fund. ABC Audio has confirmed that the event, called Show of Titles, will have the stars singing classic songs from... Read More.
(SALEM, Ore.) -- Returning to the pulpit after a COVID-19 outbreak infected him, his wife and 72 members of their congregation, the senior pastor of an Oregon church said Sunday that he will not kowtow to pressure to close the doors to the house... Read More.
Real-life parents, Jennifer Hudson and Jeffrey Wright, didn't have to dig too deep to play the mother and father of Steve Harmon, a 17-year-old honor student who is charged with felony murder, in the Netflix thriller Monster. Hudson tells ABC Audio that the film, which follows the dramatic legal battle to prove Steve's... Read More.
Reba McEntire -- the singer -- was back in theaters this weekend, performing the featured song in the new Glenn Close/Mila Kunis film, Four Good Days. "Well, the movie’s about a mother/daughter relationship dealing with drug addiction," the Country Music Hall of Famer explains. "It’s very emotional." In a world... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In a $5 billion sale, Verizon is offloading its media group to private equity firm Apollo Global Management. The group includes brands like TechCrunch and early internet pioneers AOL and Yahoo. Verizon says it will still maintain a 10% stake in the media... Read More.