(NEW YORK) -- For people who were fortunate enough to be employed during the coronavirus pandemic, the past 18 months of lockdown have provided one silver lining, a boon to their wallets. With dining out and happy hours cut to a minimum and commutes gone... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — House Democrats on Monday took steps to advance a new spending bill for the Department of Health and Human Services without the Hyde Amendment, a 40-year-old provision that has banned federal funding for most abortions. In moving the spending bill to the full... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The day after President Joe Biden touted a deal with a bipartisan group senators on an infrastructure package, other Republican lawmakers have raised new questions about whether they’ll support it, objecting to his saying he won't sign the measure -- if it... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden proposed an infrastructure package worth $1 trillion in new spending that would be funded without raising the corporate tax rate during a meeting Wednesday with the top Republican negotiator on the package. The new pitch aims to avoid Republican scorn... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A group of Senate Republicans on Thursday announced a $928 billion counteroffer to President Joe Biden's plan on infrastructure spending, the latest attempt to make progress toward a bipartisan compromise just days before the president's informal Memorial Day deadline. The package includes $506... 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.
(WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden's spending is "like someone with a new credit card," Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., said Sunday on ABC's "This Week," signaling difficulty ahead for the expansive presidential agenda laid out in the past week, but also pointing to potential successes... Read More.
Jake Owen and his fiancée, Erica Hartlein, are celebrating their daughter’s second birthday today despite some unfortunate circumstances: Two-year-old Paris is in the hospital. “Our little sweet Paris is TWO years old today. Never imagined spending her bday in the hospital,” the “Made for... Read More.
By JOEL LYONS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Tasha and Joseph Cochran are breaking one of the biggest taboos around money.The creators of One Big Happy Life -- a platform where they share financial advice to help people create the lives... Read More.
By SANDRA TEMKO and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With many hunkered down at home amid the coronavirus pandemic, there’s been a surge in home repairs. In November, Home Depot reported sales up more than 20% on items including... Read More.
By JOEL LYONS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- We've been taught to expect the unexpected, and when it comes to finances, the best way to do that is with an emergency fund.An emergency fund contains cash for unforeseen moments "that throw... Read More.