(NEW YORK) -- LGBTQ advocates are criticizing the Justice Department for a court filing in which the DOJ wrote it would "vigorously" defend a religious exemption that allows federally funded religious colleges and universities to discriminate against minorities. The DOJ also said, in relation to... Read More.
Actresses Rachel Bilson and Melinda Clarke are hoping for some clarity after The O.C. co-star Mischa Barton made damning claims about her time on the show. Bilson and Clarke chatted about their experiences on the modern soap opera during their Tuesday installment of their Welcome to the OC, B****es! podcast. The two... Read More.
Foo Fighters are excited to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, but maybe not for the reason you think. Following Wednesday morning's announcement that the "Everlong" rockers are part of the Rock Hall's 2021 class, the band
Communities all over the world are overwhelmed with emotion over the guilty verdict of former police officer Derek Chauvin in the 2020 death of George Floyd. Facing up to 40 years in prison, Chauvin was found guilty Tuesday of all three charges including second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As the verdicts were being read in the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin on Tuesday evening in Minneapolis, 56 Black members of Congress huddled together on Capitol Hill holding their collective breath. The Congressional Black Caucus, gathered to watch the verdicts... Read More.
The world is left mourning yet another great loss to the hip-hop community Friday. Rapper and actor DMX has died at age 50 after being hospitalized for a heart attack. Following news of his passing, celebrities in the realms of music and entertainment took to social media to pay... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Prince Philip's death Friday at the age of 99 marked the end of an era in Britain's royal family. Philip was a steadfast supporter of his wife of 73 years, Queen Elizabeth, and a consistent presence in public life. When he officially retired from... Read More.
BY: MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Health care workers on the front lines of the pandemic are warning that reopening too soon is a "recipe for disaster" after a string of states dropped mask mandates and rolled back COVID-19 restrictions. Last week,... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Following the announcement of Christopher Plummer's death on Friday, many stars took to social media to pay tribute to the Hollywood legend. The actor, who famously played Captain von Trapp in The Sound of Music, died at the age of 91 at his... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The nominations for the 2021 Golden Globes are in and stars are sharing their excitement over earning recognition from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. The David Fincher-directed drama, Mank, and another Netflix property, The Crown, came out on top, earning six nods, while Aaron Sorkin's The... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News (LONDON) -- World leaders are beginning to react to a “new dawn” in U.S. politics ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration as the 46th President of the United States at the Capitol in Washington, D.C. Wednesday.Historic allies... Read More.
By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The siege at the Capitol is having repercussions on the economy this morning.ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis has the latest on how the stock markets reacted to Wednesday's events. Watch the video below for... Read More.