By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Black female-owned businesses are among the fastest-growing in America right now, data shows.The number of Black women-owned businesses grew 50% from 2014 to 2019, compared to 21% for women-owned businesses, according to the... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Another week of American Idol means another week of auditions. Another week where the fate of singing hopefuls vying for the chance to earn the golden ticket trip to Hollywood lies in the hands of judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan. Here are highlights... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (LONDON) -- The reported death toll from COVID-19 in Africa surpassed 100,000 on Friday, as the world's second-largest and second-most populous continent grapples with a fresh wave of infections.Out of the more than 3.79 million confirmed... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- While not as crowded as it usually is, there were plenty of celebrity-stocked ads during this year's Super Bowl, and this year, USA Today says Rocket Mortgage's "Pretty Certain" ads with Tracy Morgan, blew away the competition. The spots, which also featured Dave Bautista, actress Liza... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Actors Dax Shepard and Rob Corddry and veteran automotive journalist and driver Jethro Bovington didn't know each other before they signed on to host Motor Trend's new streaming series, Top Gear America, but they tell ABC Audio some wheel time off-camera changed that. "Per Jethro's recommendation, he said, let's borrow... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The nominations for the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Wednesday morning, and Netflix's The Crown and its black and white, inside Citizen Kane film Mank topped the competition with six nominations apiece. Previous winners Sex and the City vet Sarah Jessica Parker and Empire and Hidden Figures star Taraji P. Henson introduced the first... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Denzel Washington and Rami Malek-led crime thriller The Little Things topped the pandemic-weakened box office over the weekend, Deadline confirmed. The film, which also stars a third Oscar winner, Jared Leto, and which premiered in theaters and on HBO Max, brought in... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For decades, Margaret Court was the pride of Australia.In her 17 years on the professional tennis circuit, the now 78-year-old notched up a record 24 singles Grand Slam titles, making her the most... Read More.
Fifty years ago this Saturday, January 16, rock fans got their first taste of that little ol' band from Texas, ZZ Top, when the trio -- singer/guitarist Billy Gibbons, bassist/singer Dusty Hill and drummer Frank Beard -- released its debut album. The record,... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 93.2 million people worldwide and killed over two million of them, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.