Pulitzer Prize News
Lin-Manuel Miranda honored with 2017 Freedom Award
"Hamilton" creator was honored Tuesday by the U.S. Capitol Historical Society.
Lineup set for Columbus cartoon and comic strip festival
The first woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning is among the participants in an annual cartoon and comic strip festival in Ohio's capital city
Today in History
Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 16, the 259th day of 2017. There are 106 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On September 16, 1940, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Selective Training and Service Act. Samuel T. Rayburn of Texas was elected Speaker of the U.S.
Jennifer Egan, Jesmyn Ward are National Book Award nominees
Jennifer Egan and Jesmyn Ward are on the fiction long list for the National Book Awards
Sam Shepard dies at 73 after battling ALS
Playwright and actor Sam Shepard has died, according to family spokesperson Chris Boneau. He was 73. Shepard died at his home last week in Kentucky after complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, Boneau said. "The family requests privacy at this difficult
Sam Shepard: Actors, artists pay homage to 'hero' and late playwright
Sam Shepard died last week at the age of 73, a representative for the family confirmed to ABC News on Monday. When news of the Oscar nominee and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright's death broke, fellow actors and artists took to social media to pay their respects to whom many called a hero in the
'Dear Evan Hansen' director talks career
Michael Greif talks directing "Dear Evan Hansen" and "War Paint" with ABC News' Peter Travers
'Dear Evan Hansen' director says 'the work is its own reward'
ABC News' Peter Travers interviews Tony-nominated director of "Dear Evan Hansen," Michael Greif.
Pierre Thomas is the Senior Justice Correspondent for ABC News. He joined the network in November 2000 and reports for “World News Tonight with David Muir” “Good Morning America,” “Nightline,” “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” and other ABC News programs. Thomas was a key member of ABC’s team