(WASHINGTON) -- Republicans are facing a leadership drama as they take control of the House Tuesday. As the 118th Congress convenes, the first order of House business is the election of a new speaker -- and current Republican leader Kevin McCarthy could be stymied by... Read More.
(DOHA, Qatar) -- Argentina defeated France in an epic World Cup final on Sunday that ended after a penalty shootout. All eyes were on France's Kylian Mbappé and Argentina's Lionel Messi, two of soccer's best-known stars, who have played together for two seasons on Paris... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After years of controversy around its location, the 2022 World Cup is underway in Qatar. There have been allegations of payoffs to FIFA members to earn the bid, criticism of Qatar's laws against women and LGBTQ individuals, the deaths of migrants used... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Some Republican candidates who rejected the results of the 2020 race failed in their bids for secretary of state in key midterm races across the country, according to unofficial results from the respective state election offices. Several contests in Tuesday's midterms, including in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Democrat Mary Peltola is projected to win the Alaska special general election for the state’s sole House seat, ABC News reports. Peltola defeated two Republicans -- former Republican Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and Nick Begich -- and will be the first Democrat to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York Rep. Jerrold Nadler is projected to defeat Rep. Carolyn Maloney, ABC News reports, after a bitter incumbent-on-incumbent primary on Tuesday that forced Manhattan Democratic voters to pick between two senior House lawmakers. With about 81% of the expected vote reported,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Charlie Crist on Tuesday defeated Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried in Florida's Democratic gubernatorial primary, ABC News projects, setting up a high-profile matchup against Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis in the fall. With about 92% of the expected vote counted, Crist won with roughly... Read More.
The Sandra Bullock/Channing Tatum romantic treasure hunt romp The Lost City hit paydirt at the box office over the weekend, unseating last week's champ The Batman with a $31 million debut. Matt Reeves' acclaimed Caped Crusader film swung in at second place in its fourth week in theaters, taking in $20.1 million. To... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A New Mexico infant is happy, healthy and thriving after beating the odds. Jari Lopez was just 9 inches and weighed only 11.5 ounces, lighter than an average loaf of bread, when he was born at 24 weeks on Feb. 22, 2021. The... Read More.
(FRISCO, Texas) -- A day after reaching a historic agreement with the U.S. Soccer Federation in their equal pay lawsuit, the U.S. Women’s National Team scored big on the field, beating Iceland on Wednesday to win the SheBelieves Cup. The U.S. shut out Iceland 5-0... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Top-ranked Ashleigh Barty defeated 7th-ranked Karolina Pliskova through three sets to capture her first Wimbledon title and her third overall Grand Slam win. It was the first Wimbledon ladies' final to go three sets since 2012. Barty won the match 6-3, 6-7, 6-3. Barty... Read More.
By JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC News (MELBOURNE, Australia) -- Serena Williams’ quest to get her record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title was put on hold Thursday after she was defeated by Naomi Osaka in the semifinals of the Australian Open.The No. 3-seeded... Read More.