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Gloria Estefan, Alex Rodriguez mark Latino impact on media

Gloria Estefan, Alex Rodriguez mark Latino impact on media

LOS ANGELES — Gloria Estefan, Alex Rodriguez and Eva Longoria will be among the participants in a monthlong online celebration of Latino contributions to television.
States face pressure to ban race-based hairstyle prejudice

States face pressure to ban race-based hairstyle prejudice

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — A growing number of states are facing pressure to ban race-based discrimination against hair texture and hairstyles in schools and the workplace.
US-Audiobooks-Top-10

US-Audiobooks-Top-10

Nonfiction 1. The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X and Alex Haley, narrated by Laurence Fishburne (Audible Studios) 2. Disloyal: A Memoir by Michael Cohen, narrated by Robert Petkoff (Skyhorse Publishing) 3.
Archie Panjabi leads the cast of Peacock's show 'Departure'

Archie Panjabi leads the cast of Peacock's show 'Departure'

NEW YORK — Though she's making a name for herself, actor Archie Panjabi still gets a kick out of it when strangers ask for her and clearly don't anticipate what they're getting. “They expect a blond Scottish boy with blue eyes to come out," she says.
Netflix delves into the 'human side' of Challenger disaster

Netflix delves into the 'human side' of Challenger disaster

NEW YORK — Many Americans have vivid memories of Jan. 28, 1986. That was the day the space shuttle Challenger exploded over a chilly Florida, just seconds after liftoff.
Pandemic forces journalists to rethink campaign coverage

Pandemic forces journalists to rethink campaign coverage

NEW YORK — When the coronavirus shutdown began, ABC News' Martha Raddatz figured her plan for a cross-country road trip to meet voters would be shelved, too.
Pandemic forces journalists to rethink campaign coverage

Pandemic forces journalists to rethink campaign coverage

NEW YORK — When the coronavirus shutdown began, ABC News' Martha Raddatz figured her plan for a cross-country road trip to meet voters would be shelved, too.
Cyprus police probe tossing of chickens, rabbits at school

Cyprus police probe tossing of chickens, rabbits at school

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Police in Cyprus launched a probe Tuesday into reports that a group of students hurled live chickens and rabbits from their high school to mark the beginning of the academic year.
Jennifer Podemski launches The Shine Network for Indigenous women in film and TV

Jennifer Podemski launches The Shine Network for Indigenous women in film and TV

TORONTO — Actor-director Jennifer Podemski has launched an online platform to support Indigenous women in Canadian film and TV.
Disney Plus launches beta test for streaming watch parties in Canada

Disney Plus launches beta test for streaming watch parties in Canada

Disney Plus is testing a new feature exclusively with Canadian subscribers that recreates the experience of watching TV with a group of family and friends.
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