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This Week in History: September 18-24
ABC News' Jonathan Karl looks back at great moments in history, politics and pop culture.
Today in History
Today in History Today is Tuesday, Sept. 20, the 264th day of 2016. There are 102 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 20, 1946, the first Cannes Film Festival, lasting 16 days, opened in France. Among the films honored with the Golden Palm were "The Lost Weekend," ''Brief
Museum in New York Acquires Billie Jean King Archive
The New-York Historical Society has acquired the archive of tennis great Billie Jean King
Steve Carell, Emma Stone Star in 'Battle of the Sexes' Movie
crazy, stupid love reunion, if you will. Take a look at the first official photo of Emma stone and Steve carell ready for the battle of the sexes, that's the name of the upcoming film in which they play Billie Jean king and bobby Riggs. This is the side by side of the real tennis legends. Pretty
How Can You Run A Co-Ed Event, Say This About 'Lady Players'?
Sometimes, it's hard to imagine what it must have been like to grow up before Title IX, to grow up in the days when a woman needed a father or husband to co-sign a credit card. When a woman had to quit her job when she got married, or could only sign up for a marathon using her first initial.
'This Week' Sunday Spotlight: Billie Jean King
Tennis legend Billie Jean King reflects on her historic "Battle of the Sexes" tennis victory 40 year
Coming up on 'This Week': Budget Battles in Washington; Navy Yard Shooting
Sunday on “This Week,” as Washington faces a looming showdown over the budget and a potential government shutdown, we speak to two key players in the debate – Budget committee ranking member Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., and Rep. Tom Graves, R-Ga., who’s leading the...
Billie Jean King on Bobby Riggs Cheating Accusations: 'I Just Beat His Butt'
On the 40th anniversary of the "battle of the sexes" the tennis icon discusses the famous match.
11 Tennis Shockers Through the Years
Tennis is not a sport immune to shock and scandal, particularly after revelations that the infamous 1973 "Battle of the Sexes" tennis match was rigged. Drug use, sex change, stabbings and wardrobe malfunctions have plagued the game for a half century. Here's a titillating sampling: 1. 2013: Bobby