Director Brian Helgeland recently chatted with Variety for the 20th anniversary of his rock music-flavored medieval film A Knight's Tale, which starred the late Heath Ledger. But Helgeland also spoke about another gifted actor he worked with who died far too soon: Chadwick Boseman. Helgeland cast a then-unknown... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky was forced to defend her agency's guidance and even its integrity on Tuesday as Senate Republicans grilled her over CDC messaging on masks and other restrictions, arguing it's frustrating and unreasonable as... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Dr. Amy Acton, Ohio's former health director who was the target of threats, will be honored by the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation for her service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Acton, who became a lauded national figure for her response to the pandemic... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After migration at the southern border skyrocketed and became a major crisis for the Biden administration, the Harris County, Texas, sheriff has been nominated to become director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Ed Gonzalez, a Democrat, was re-elected for a second term as... Read More.
Nomadland director Chloé Zhao took home the highly coveted Best Director award at the 2021 Oscars on Sunday night. Zhao is the first woman of color and the first woman of Asian descent to be nominated and to win Best Director. After sharing a childhood memory of... Read More.
CIA Director William Burns told lawmakers Wednesday that the departure of American troops from Afghanistan will leave a "significant risk" of terrorism resurgence in the region -- a sobering assessment from the spy chief just hours before President Joe Biden planned to formally announce... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The answer to Michigan’s COVID-19 surge is "to close things down," according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky, not an increase in vaccine supply that the state’s governor and other public health experts have called for. "The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky anticipates that all schools will be fully in person and no longer remote in September 2021. "We should anticipate, come September 2021, that schools should be full-fledged in person and all of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky anticipates that all schools will be fully in person and no longer remote in September 2021. "We should anticipate, come September 2021, that schools should be full-fledged in person and all of our... Read More.
By Benjamin Siegel and Katherine Faulders, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Luke Ball, who had been serving as communications director for Rep. Matt Gaetz, resigned Friday amid a federal investigation reportedly looking into sexual relationships the Florida Republican representative had.Ball... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- In 1998, a then-unknown director named Guy Ritchie and an even less-known former Olympic diver named Jason Statham collaborated on the cult classic heist movie Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. They followed that up with another heist hit, 2000's Snatch, with Brad Pitt. Fast-forward to 2021.... Read More.
By CHEYENNE HASLETT and STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky, in an emotional plea Monday, said she feels a sense of "impeding doom" about another surge in COVID-19 cases as infections increased 10%."I'm going... Read More.