(WASHINGTON) -- Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' office has requested data on courses and programs that include “diversity, equity and inclusion” and “critical race theory” despite legal challenges to his law restricting such content. ABC News has obtained a copy of the Dec. 28 governor’s memo. In... Read More.
With Christmas music playing everywhere these days, there’s a good chance you’ve heard Paul McCartney’s Christmas classic “Wonderful Christmastime" at least once. While some hear a sweet holiday tune, others have some wild theories about the track, and McCartney is finally setting the record straight. In... Read More.
Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki's chemistry was so off the charts during The Big Bang Theory that they took their on-screen romance into the real world. The pair respectively played Penny and Leonard on the sitcom for 12 seasons, from 2007 until 2019. While their... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in its coming term on the legitimacy of a controversial legal theory about who oversees elections and whether that authority has limits. The “independent state legislature" theory, backed by a group of conservative advocates,... Read More.
(NOTE CONTENT) Aboard the new Disney Wish cruise ship, fans of The Avengers will be treated to hang-outs with costumed characters and other eye-popping tastes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Evidently, they'll also hear Paul Rudd, in character as Scott Lang/Ant-Man, address a fan theory about how... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As Democrats have ratcheted up condemnation of "replacement theory" in the wake of Saturday's mass shooting in Buffalo, New York, some Republicans on Capitol Hill have shied away from rejecting the racist idea that some members of their own party have espoused. At... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The 18-year-old suspect who allegedly shot and killed 10 people at a supermarket on Saturday in the heart of a Black community in Buffalo, New York appears to have been motivated by a racist, far-right conspiracy theory that has increasingly found... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Since 2020, legislation on race education has popped up across the country. A total of 35 states so far have signed into law or proposed legislation banning or restricting the teaching of critical race theory, the academic discipline at the center of... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves signed a law Monday banning "critical race theory" and limiting education on race in schools. Senate Bill 2113, "Critical Race Theory; Prohibit," does not mention critical race theory by name except for in its title. Critical race theory is... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Recent attacks on race education, via the targeting of "critical race theory" in schools, have put Black educators -- and the lessons they teach on racial inequality -- under scrutiny. For Black educators across the country, Black History Month offers a chance... Read More.
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- A new bill in Florida would ban public schools and private businesses from making people feel “discomfort” when being taught about racial discrimination in U.S. history. It passed the state Senate Committee on Education on Jan. 18 with six yeas and three... Read More.
(LONDON) -- A rare manuscript by Albert Einstein that changed the course of modern science was just sold for over 13.3 million euros (over $15 million), including fees, beating all predictions. The 54-page, handwritten document outlines calculations that led to his theory of relativity. One... Read More.