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Australia politics live update: national cabinet to discuss Omicron response as Covid variant detected in NSW; ABC announces new RN Breakfast host

Passengers on flight with two passengers who tested positive to the new coronavirus variant told to isolate for two weeks; Patricia Karvelas announced as Fran Kelly’s replacement for RN Breakfast; radical plan to rehome racehorses; last sitting week of 2021. Follow all the news liveAustralia confirms first Omicron casesVictoria, Queensland fume over federal climate interventionOmicron: everything you need to know about new Covid variantDownload the free Guardian app; get our morning email briefi...
Tags: Health, Abc, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, NSW, Patricia Karvelas


Fauci says health preparation needs to be 'revved up' before Omicron variant hits the US

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, adjusts a face mask during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on the federal coronavirus response on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 18, 2021.AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool Dr.Anthony Fauci says health preparation needs to "be revved up" before the Omicron variant hits the US. The preparation includes getting more people vaccinated and boosted, Fauci said Sunday. His...
Tags: UK, News, Abc, Washington, White House, Africa, US, Trends, South Africa, Belgium, World Health Organization, Capitol Hill, George Stephanopoulos, Anthony Fauci, Botswana, Fauci


Australia Covid news live update: NSW confirms two cases of Omicron variant as states and territories tighten border restrictions

Two passengers who tested positive in NSW overnight have the new Covid variant; Mark McGowan ‘won’t hesitate’ to keep WA border shut; UK, Germany and Italy detect cases; Victoria records 1,061 Covid cases and four deaths; NSW reports 185 cases and no deaths; three cases in Queensland and seven in ACT; $10m Australia Day ad campaign criticised. Follow all the day’s news liveScott Morrison digs in over federal Icac – and tries to shift blame to Labor for slow progress‘Inevitable’ that new variants...
Tags: Health, Europe, Labor, Abc, Australia, UK News, Australia news, Australian politics, Italy, Queensland, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Northern Territory, Morrison, NSW


Australia Covid news live update: states and territories tighten border restrictions over Omicron variant fears

Concerns new Covid variant is already in NSW and NT; UK, Germany and Italy detect cases; Victoria records 1,061 Covid cases and four deaths; NSW reports 185 cases and no deaths; three cases in Queensland and seven in ACT; Morrison government to introduce legislation holding social media companies accountable for trolls. Follow all the day’s news liveGreg Hunt backflips as Australia shuts border to southern AfricaOmicron: everything you need to know about new Covid variantVaccine rollout and rate...
Tags: Health, Europe, Abc, Australia, UK News, Australia news, Australian politics, Italy, Queensland, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Northern Territory, Morrison, NSW, UK Germany


Covid news live: Australia braces for Omicron as states and territories tighten border restrictions

Concerns new Covid variant is already in Australian states of NSW and NT; UK, Germany and Italy detect cases. Follow all the day’s news liveBiden and Harris briefed as US braces for arrival of Omicron Covid variantBoris Johnson strains to remain upbeat as new Omicron variant forces rapid crackdownGreg Hunt backflips as Australia shuts border to southern AfricaOmicron: everything you need to know about new Covid variantSee all our coronavirus coverageMinister for women’s safety Anne Ruston is spe...
Tags: Health, Europe, Abc, Australia, US, UK News, Australia news, Australian politics, Italy, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Johnson, Northern Territory, HARRIS, UK Germany


ABC’s Jonathan Karl Issues Stark Warning About Covering Trump 2024

The "Betrayal" author broke down why reporting on a third Trump run for president would be “tremendously challenging."
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James Comey's daughter is a lead prosecutor in Ghislaine Maxwell's child sex trafficking case. Here's what we know about her.

Maurene Comey (left) and Ghislaine Maxwell (right).REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton; Laura Cavanaugh/Getty Images Maurene Comey is one of the lead prosecutors in the criminal case against Ghislaine Maxwell. The daughter of former FBI director James Comey also worked on the sex crimes case against Jeffrey Epstein. She also prosecuted ex-gynecologist Robert Hadden and Treasury Department whistleblower Natalie Edwards. Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell have brought plenty of familiar faces along wi...
Tags: Politics, News, Sexual Assault, Obama, Abc, Suicide, Life, Russia, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Linkedin, Fbi, Harvard, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton


NHL Short Notes

* The Rangers and Bruins will take to the ice for the 2021 NHL Thanksgiving Showdown broadcast nationally on ABC, ESPN+ and Sportsnet as one of 13 games set for Friday. * Nazem Kadri, Cale Makar and the Avalanche all look to extend their respective streaks when Colorado visits Dallas. * The NHL was founded on this date in 1917 at the Windsor Hotel in Montreal. NHL RETURNS TO ABC IN 2021 THANKSGIVING SHOWDOWN The 2021 NHL Thanksgiving Showdown will feature the Rangers (12-4-3, 27 points) ...
Tags: Colorado, Abc, Sport, Rangers, Dallas, NHL, Montreal, Bruins, Sportsnet, ABC ESPN, Windsor Hotel, Nazem Kadri Cale Makar


UK suspending flights from 6 African countries over new coronavirus variant fears: 'Our scientists are deeply concerned'

Britain's Health and Social Care Secretary Sajid Javid.Andrew Matthews/Pool/Reuters A new coronavirus variant has been identified in Botswana and South Africa. Dubbed "B.1.1.529," it has many mutations, concerning scientists and the World Health Organization. The UK instituted travel restrictions on Thursday for six African countries following the news.  The United Kingdom has added six African countries to its "red" travel list and temporarily suspended flights over concerns about a new ...
Tags: UK, Science, News, Abc, US, Trends, Bbc, Britain, South Africa, United Kingdom, Delta, Zimbabwe, Who, World Health Organization, Sajid Javid, Botswana


Australia politics live update: PM targeted on integrity bill in question time; AFP and ADF deployed to Solomon Islands for ‘riot control’

Scott Morrison announces deployment of personnel to Solomon Islands as protests continue; Labor targets federal integrity commission during question time; George Christensen ‘clarifies’ Hitler, Mao, Stalin comments; Victoria records 1,254 new Covid cases and five deaths; NSW reports 276 cases and no deaths. Follow live updatesWatch: Morrison says Berejiklian ‘done over’ by NSW Icac as integrity commission debate defeatedFormer ABC journalist Zoe Daniel to run as an independent against Liberal MP...
Tags: Health, Labor, Abc, Australia, Religion, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, LGBT rights, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Liberal, National party


Australia politics live update: PM targeted on integrity bill in question time; AFP and army deployed to Solomon Islands for ‘riot control’

Scott Morrison announces deployment of personnel to Solomon Islands as protests continue; Labor targets federal integrity commission during question time; former ABC reporter Zoe Daniel to challenge for Tim Wilson’s seat of Goldstein; religious discrimination committee motion hits snag; George Christensen ‘clarifies’ Hitler, Mao, Stalin comments; Victoria records 1,254 new Covid cases and five deaths; NSW reports 276 cases and no deaths. Follow live updatesLiberal MP crosses the floor to support...
Tags: Health, Labor, Abc, Australia, Religion, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, LGBT rights, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, National party, Australian education


Overlooked Holiday Movies That Are Surprisingly Somber

Most winter holiday viewing is drawn from relatively narrow lists of familiar favorites, to the point that even several of our supposedly "alternative" or "contrarian" choices have become well-worn selections. Only particularly crotchety curmudgeons continue to argue against acknowledging "Die Hard" or "Gremlins" as Christmas films anymore, and it's no secret by now how many of Shane Black's scripts are set during Christmas.But there remain obscure oddballs of holiday movies, often available exc...
Tags: Hbo, New York, London, Movies, Abc, Superman, Disney, Orson Welles, Los Angeles, Reagan, Bbc, Marlo Thomas, Mtv, Wes Anderson, Bill Murray, Kevin Bacon


‘The Bachelorette’ Recap: Clayton Echard Gets His Bachelor Edit and Michelle Young Picks Her Final Four

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not watched the Nov. 23 episode of “The Bachelorette.” Titular Bachelorette Michelle Young cut her line of suitors in half on the Nov. 23 episode of the ABC reality dating show. Leading up to hometowns, Michelle hosted dates in her own city and was joined by a […]
Tags: Abc, Recaps, The Bachelorette, Michelle, Michelle Young, Clayton Echard, Bachelorette Michelle Young


Australia politics live news: Liberal senator accuses ABC of trying to ‘wokify the world’; Victoria records 1,196 Covid cases and three deaths

Adam Bandt isolating pending Covid test; Labor to fight election on ‘things that matter to families’, Plibersek says; Jacqui Lambie had to change phone number after being bombarded with abuse; Victoria records 1,196 Covid cases, NSW records 248; Penny Wong defends Labor on China; PM faces growing anger from his own ranks after tense party room meeting. Follow all the day’s newsScott Morrison promises Senate inquiry to calm fears over religious discrimination billVaccine rollout and rates tracker...
Tags: Labor, Abc, Australia, Senate, China, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Jacqui Lambie, Canberra, Scott Morrison


Steve Burton fired from 'General Hospital' for refusal to get Covid vaccine

Veteran “General Hospital” actor Steve Burton said Tuesday that he's been fired from the iconic ABC soap opera for failing to get vaccinated against Covid-19. #generalhospital #steveburton
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Steve Burton Confirms He’s Been Fired From ‘General Hospital’ Over Refusal to Be Vaccinated

On Tuesday, “General Hospital” star Steve Burton confirmed on Instagram the rampant rumors that he was fired from the long-running ABC soap opera because he would not get vaccinated against COVID-19. “I wanted you to hear it from me personally.” he said, before launching into anti-vaccine rhetoric. “Unfortunately, ‘General Hospital’ has let me go because […]
Tags: News, Abc, General Hospital, Steve Burton, Ingo Rademacher


Reload Founder Stephen Gutowski Named SAF ‘Journalist Of The Year’ 2021

Stephen Gutowski at the Range BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation today announced that veteran writer Stephen Gutowski, founder of The Reload, is the recipient of its Journalist of the Year award for 2021. Formerly a staff writer at the Washington Free Beacon, Gutowski’s byline has also been seen in the National Review, The Atlantic, The Capitol City Project, MRCTV, and Washington Examiner. At his website, he also notes his work “has been read by millions of peopl...
Tags: Guns, Abc, Senate, Awards, Atlantic, Cbs, Fox News, The New York Times, Usa Today, Washington Examiner, The Foundation, Shooting Media News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Bellevue WA, Gutowski, Alan M Gottlieb


Blue Origin reveals the 6 passengers for its next spaceflight, including Good Morning America anchor Michael Strahan and the daughter of the first American to fly to space

Good Morning America co-anchor Michael Strahan is set to blast into space along with five other passengers in Blue Origin's rocket in December.Roy Rochlin/Getty Images/PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin has announced six passengers for the next flight on its New Shepard rocket. They include Good Morning America anchor Michael Strahan and Laura Shepard Churchley. Shepard Churchley is the daughter of Alan Shepard, who Blue Origin named its rocket after. Jeff Bezos' rocket...
Tags: Texas, Abc, US, Trends, Earth, Michael Strahan, Jeff Bezos, William Shatner, Blue Origin, Bezos, Alan Shepard, Shepard, New Shepard, Strahan, Central Time, Wally Funk


ABC’s Jonathan Karl Recalls ‘1 Of The Stranger Things I Ever Experienced’ With Trump

Donald Trump brought the "Betrayal" author into the Oval Office and things took a "rather bizarre" turn.
Tags: News, Abc, Donald Trump, Trump, Oval Office, Jonathan Karl Recalls


Poll Confirms Americans’ Widespread Support for 2nd Amendment

By Larry Keane A new poll confirms Americans’ widespread support for the Second Amendment. IMG iStock-1003133414 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- New polling confirms Americans are increasingly rejecting gun control calls amidst circumstances that have left them feeling exposed to danger and unsafe in their communities. Americans, by the millions, have turned those anxieties into empowerment by purchasing a firearm, exercising their Second Amendment right for protection, and rejecting gun control po...
Tags: Guns, Abc, Senate, Virginia, Joe Biden, Maine, Republican, Terry McAuliffe, Quinnipiac, NSSF, Chipman, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Virginia House of Delegates, Larry Keane, Glenn Youngkin


Peter Dutton stands by comments on potential conflict over Taiwan – as it happened

Defence minister says he wasn’t ‘pre-committing’ Australia to war; Labor’s caucus confirms opposition to voter ID bill; Jacqui Lambie calls Scott Morrison worst PM on record; Malcolm Roberts denies leaking Lambie’s phone number; Victoria reports 19 Covid deaths and 827 cases; NSW two deaths and 173 cases. This blog is now closedSenate inquiry into ABC suspended after Labor and Greens motion gets cross-bench supportWatch: Messy first day for new Speaker during question time in CanberraScott Morri...
Tags: Health, Labor, Abc, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Taiwan, Coalition, Australian politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Jacqui Lambie, Scott Morrison, National party


Australia news live update: Senate motion scuttles ABC complaints inquiry; Peter Dutton stands by comments on potential conflict over Taiwan

Greens and Labor put motion to suspend government’s ABC inquiry through Senate; defence minister says he wasn’t ‘pre-committing’ Australia to war; Labor’s caucus confirms opposition to voter ID bill; Jacqui Lambie calls Scott Morrison worst PM on record; Malcolm Roberts denies leaking Lambie’s phone number; Victoria reports 19 Covid deaths and 827 cases; NSW two deaths and 173 cases. Follow all the day’s news liveWatch: Messy first day for new Speaker during question time in CanberraScott Morris...
Tags: Health, Labor, Abc, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Taiwan, Coalition, Australian politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Jacqui Lambie, Scott Morrison, National party


JoJo Siwa Leaps Her Way Into The History Books As Dancing With The Stars Runner-Up

At what many saw to be the peak of her career, teen icon JoJo Siwa did the unthinkable -- she came out as pansexual. With a fan base consisting almost exclusively of children, many thought JoJo Siwa's coming out would kill her career, but it only made her more powerful. This year, Siwa made history on the 30th season of "Dancing With The Stars," competing alongside professional dancer Jenna Johnson, making the duo the first partnership on the show to consist of dancers of the same gender identit...
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Abc, America, Nba, Sia, Time Magazine, Johnson, Nickelodeon, Jojo, Television Critics Association, Iman Shumpert, Jenna Johnson, Abby, Siwa


Questions Loom About Steve Burton’s ‘General Hospital’ Status​,​ as ​Ingo Rademacher Ousted After Refusing to Comply With Vaccine Mandate

After refusing to comply with the vaccine mandate at “General Hospital,” Ingo Rademacher — who has played Jasper “Jax” Jacks on the long-running soap opera since 1996 — was ousted from the show, and Monday was his final episode. Jax left on a business trip to Australia, as he has several times in the past. On […]
Tags: News, Abc, Australia, Jasper, General Hospital, Jax, Steve Burton, Ingo Rademacher


8 rejected 'Shark Tank' products that are worth millions in 2021

Prices are accurate at the time of publication.When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. ABC We love watching "Shark Tank" because it gives us a preview of startups that have potential to make it big. As these eight products underscore, contestants don't necessarily need a deal from the investors to succeed.  Notable examples of "Shark Tank" rejects that became very successful include Ring and Kodiak Cakes.  Throughout its 12 seasons, the show "...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Kitchen, Home, Food, Startups, Abc, Trends, Features, Retail, Richard Branson, Wine, Smart Home, Sharks, James Martin, Shark Tank


The Bachelorette's' Tayshia Adams, Zac Clark split

Tayshia Adams, 30, and Zac Clark, 37, met on the ABC dating show's 16th season in 2020. #tayshiaadams #bachelorette #datingshow #zacclark
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Kyrsten Sinema, who has been described as an 'enigma,' says 'I don't even know what enigma means, really. No one really does'

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona arrives for a Senate vote in the US Capitol on October 28, 2021.Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call/Getty Images Sen. Kyrsten Sinema has been described as an 'enigma' because she rarely talks to reporters at the Senate. "I don't even know what enigma means, really. No one really does," Sinema told an AZ television station. Sinema also touted the passage of the infrastructure bill as a vindication of her brand of politics. Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sin...
Tags: Politics, Abc, Washington Post, Senate, Trends, Democrats, United States, House Of Representatives, Arizona, Capitol Hill, Enigma, Phoenix, Capitol, Phillips, Merriam Webster, US Capitol


American Music Awards 2021: The Full Winners List

The American Music Awards aired live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles tonight at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. Hosted by Cardi B, the star-studded awards show featured performances from BTS with Coldplay, Olivia Rodrigo, Tyler the Creator, Måneskin, Walker Hayes, Mickey Guyton, Bad Bunny, Tainy with Julieta Venegas, Carrie Underwood with Jason Aldean, […]
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American Music Awards 2021 Winners List (Updating Live)

The American Music Awards air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles tonight at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. Hosted by Cardi B, the star-studded awards show will feature performances from BTS with Coldplay, Olivia Rodrigo, Tyler the Creator, Måneskin, Walker Hayes, Mickey Guyton, Bad Bunny, Tainy with Julieta Venegas, Carrie Underwood with Jason […]
Tags: News, Abc, Los Angeles, American Music Awards, Jason, Microsoft Theater, Cardi, Coldplay Olivia Rodrigo Tyler, Julieta Venegas Carrie Underwood


American Music Awards 2021: Complete List of Winners

ABC is kicking off Turkey Week with Sunday’s American Music Awards, but not every artist will leave the Microsoft Theater feeling as thankful as when they arriv…
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