By MICHAEL DOBUSKI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Australia's Parliament approved the final amendements to a new law Thursday requiring tech companies to pay news organizations for their content. That means companies like Facebook and Google will have to shell out... Read More.
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich is among a variety of artists who are supporting Global Citizen's newly launched Recovery Plan for the World campaign in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The year-long initiative has five goals: "end COVID-19 for all," "end the hunger... Read More.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Walt Disney World is preparing for its most magical celebration yet.Disney cast members are celebrating the resort's 50th anniversary with an 18-month-long event.The parks' most magical celebration on Earth will include... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden will "take a virtual trip to Europe" with a pair of high-profile engagements aimed at restoring the United States' place on the global stage, after what he views as its absence during President... Read More.
BY: MORGAN KORN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — They're loud, powerful and as American as apple pie. And they could soon become extinct. The fabled V8 engine that powers American muscle cars and European exotics has been slowly losing its standing with carmakers and motorists.... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Just over two decades ago, President Bill Clinton had to use a recess appointment to install the first openly gay U.S. ambassador over Republican senators' opposition. Now, on Tuesday, the State Department's new openly... Read More.
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (LONDON) -- India has begun exporting Covid-19 vaccines to neighboring countries with the first batches being shipped Wednesday to Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Seychelles, the foreign ministry said.“First consignment takes off for Bhutan!” was... 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 CARSON BLACKWELDER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The film industry was devastated due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, but brighter days may be ahead for moviegoers and theaters.Patrick Corcoran, vice president and chief communications officer for the National Association... Read More.