By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Tuesday is Day 42 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how the day is unfolding. All time Eastern: Mar 02, 6:51 pmNeera Tanden withdraws her... Read More.
By CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Vivek Murthy, President Joe Biden's nominee to serve as U.S. Surgeon General, plans to tell Congress on Thursday that his top priority, if confirmed, will be ending the pandemic -- which has taken the... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, LAUREN KING and KATE PASTOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 37 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how the hearing is unfolding. All times Eastern:Feb... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, TRISH TURNER, ALLISON PECORIN and KATHERINE FAULDERS, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's embattled nominee for Office of Management and Budget director, Neera Tanden, faced another set back in her confirmation battle Wednesday morning, with a vote on her... Read More.
Fresh from being nominated for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for a third consecutive year, Todd Rundgren is set to launch his unique "Clearly Human" virtual tour on Sunday, Valentine's Day. As previously reported, the trek will feature... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A Norwegian politician said he's been bombarded with threats and hateful messages since he nominated the Black Lives Matter movement for the Nobel Peace Prize.Petter Eide, a member of the Norwegian Parliament, told... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Chadwick Boseman was honored Tuesday when it was announced the Black Panther star earned a posthumous nomination for the 2021 Independent Spirit Awards for his final movie role. Boseman, who died in August after a four-year silent battle with cancer, last starred in... Read More.
By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News (WILMINGTON, Del.) -- With a formal nomination from President-elect Joe Biden to serve as transportation secretary, Pete Buttigieg could now become the first openly gay person approved by the Senate to serve in a Cabinet position.In... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman died in August following a silent four-year battle with colon cancer. While his final film, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, isn't due out until December 18, the Gotham Awards have already nominated Boseman for Best Actor. The late actor's big brother, Kevin Boseman, emotionally... Read More.
BY: TRISH TURNER AND DEVIN DWYER, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) —Following the Senate's confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the White House will host a ceremony where Justice Clarence Thomas is expected to administer the official constitutional oath to Barrett... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN and TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the late liberal icon, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, sailed through the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, DEVIN DWYER and TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate Judiciary Committee spent Tuesday questioning Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in a marathon session that featured exchanges about judicial independence, the future of the Affordable... Read More.