Timothy T Ludwig/Getty ImagesBY: JULIA JACOBO, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Minnesota Vikings linebacker Cameron Smith is feeling “great” as he recovers from open heart surgery for a birth defect that was detected as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Smith received a presumptive positive test result when the Vikings reportedRead More →

ABC/John Fleenor(LOS ANGELES) — Celebrity chef, restaurateur, and Ugly Delicious host David Chang snagged the top prize on Who Wants to be a Millionaire? on ABC Sunday night — but it’s restaurant workers who will benefit.  Chang’s jackpot will be donated to the Southern Smoke Foundation, which is dedicated toRead More →

Disney+(NEW YORK) — Over the weekend, Star Wars fans lost David Prowse, the towering former bodybuilder who filled the unmistakable black suit of Darth Vader in the original trilogy. He was 85.  Standing 6’6′ in his prime, and even taller thanks to Vader’s hissing helmet, Prowse’s presence sent shivers down the spines ofRead More →

anouchka/iStockBy IBTISSEM GUENFOUD, ABC News (PARIS) — The alleged beating of a Black music producer by three police officers inside his Paris studio is stirring outrage in France. Paris’ court of justice on Monday indicted four police officers, including three for “voluntary violence by a person holding public authority” andRead More →

TANG CHHIN SOTHY/AFP via Getty ImagesBy JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The “world’s loneliest elephant” has been resettled at a sanctuary in Cambodia after receiving some assistance from iconic singer Cher. Kaavan, a 36-year-old, 9,000-pound elephant, was given the nickname after he was diagnosed as being emotionally andRead More →

ABC News/Steve Iervolino(NEW YORK) — After nearly 25 years, Johnny Brennan and his prank phone call alter egos Frank Rizzo, Sol Rosenberg and countless others are back, in a new self-titled Jerky Boys album.  And it’s not a minute too soon, the multi-platinum prankster and voiceover star tells ABC Audio. “You know, the crapRead More →