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Posted Monday 7/09/18 at 7:23PM EDT
ABC News' 20/20 to air a special primetime report Tuesday on the Thailand cave rescue
“Thailand Rescue: Race Against Time," airing at 9 p.m. on Tuesday, will offer the latest developments on the rescue effort to save a boy's soccer team from a flooded cave in Thailand.
Posted Thursday 5/24/18 at 7:14PM EDT
ABC News is bringing Brian Ross back on air for the first time since his suspension
Ross received a four-week unpaid suspension for bungling a report on potential collusion between the Russians and the Trump campaign. Ross will return on Friday to present a story on 20/20.
Posted Monday 4/23/18 at 1:18PM EDT
Amy Robach officially named new 20/20 co-anchor
Robach, who succeeds Elizabeth Vargas, will continue to report for Good Morning America.
Posted Wednesday 4/18/18 at 11:16PM EDT
Why did Stephen Colbert conduct a better James Comey interview than George Stephanopoulos?
That Comey's ABC News interview was a one-hour exclusive primetime special might have played a role in it being lackluster, says James Poniewozik. "The Colbert interview with Comey was so much better than ABC's," he tweeted. "Maybe that's partly the benefit of going after all the initial headlines have come out. But it's also the diff b/w an interview that goes after ideas vs one going for bombshells."
Posted Wednesday 4/18/18 at 6:42PM EDT
ABC News' Elizabeth Vargas signs a deal with A&E
The longtime 20/20 co-anchor will exit ABC next month after 14 years and become the new face of A&E Investigates.
Posted Monday 4/16/18 at 12:41PM EDT
James Comey's exclusive 20/20 interview got big numbers, but it was no Stormy Daniels
About 9.8 million viewers watched the former FBI director's interview with George Stephanopoulos, which was less than half of the 21.3 million that Daniels delivered to 60 Minutes three weeks ago.
Posted Tuesday 4/10/18 at 7:15PM EDT
Ricky Martin holds no grudges against Barbara Walters for pressing him about his sexuality in an awkward 2000 interview
“She was just doing her job, everybody was asking that question and she needed to ask it,” he said of the interview on Watch What Happens Live. “I didn’t say yes, I didn’t say no, and I just left it open for everyone to think whatever they wanted to think, and I insist, why didn’t I say yes? And I believe everyone should just say ‘yes, it’s OK.’ If you are, say yes, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with it.”
Posted Friday 12/22/17 at 2:05PM EST
Elizabeth Vargas is leaving ABC News after two decades
ABC News announced that the longtime 20/20 co-anchor and former World News Tonight co-anchor will depart after Season 40 ends in May “to pursue new ventures.” ALSO: Amy Robach is the frontrunner to succeed Vargas on 20/20.
Posted Friday 11/03/17 at 2:43AM EDT
Diane Sawyer will present an ISIS investigative report on a special edition of 20/20
Friday’s special report was scheduled before this week's Manhattan Truck Attack.