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# abc - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Australian journalists flee China over arrest fears
# Tensions
# Tensions

Australian journalists flee China over arrest fears

Sep 8th 2020, 7:31 AM 21,090 Views 11 Comments

The reporters were forced to take refuge with Australian diplomats.

# abc - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Australian police search public broadcaster headquarters amid media crackdown
# Sydney
# Sydney

Australian police search public broadcaster headquarters amid media crackdown

Jun 5th 2019, 8:03 AM 23,937 Views 44 Comments

Police targeted three journalists involved in a two-year-old investigative report.

# abc - Monday 25 June, 2018

'I've made myself a hate magnet': Roseanne apologises for racist tweet in tearful interview
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

'I've made myself a hate magnet': Roseanne apologises for racist tweet in tearful interview

Jun 25th 2018, 10:22 AM 27,287 Views 85 Comments

Barr insisted she would never willingly have called “any black person a monkey”.

# abc - Friday 22 June, 2018

Roseanne is coming back ... without Roseanne
# Racism Row
# Racism Row

Roseanne is coming back ... without Roseanne

Jun 22nd 2018, 7:15 AM 21,263 Views 26 Comments

A reboot of the show was axed last month.

# abc - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

ABC axes hit sitcom Roseanne over star's racist tweets
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

ABC axes hit sitcom Roseanne over star's racist tweets

May 29th 2018, 7:20 PM 45,602 Views 75 Comments

Roseanne Barr’s 1988-97 hit show Roseanne returned to the air this year with her as a Trump-supporting character.

# abc - Thursday 29 March, 2018

More than 18 million people watched the reboot of 1990s sitcom Roseanne on Tuesday
# ABC
# ABC

More than 18 million people watched the reboot of 1990s sitcom Roseanne on Tuesday

Mar 29th 2018, 12:57 PM 24,341 Views 22 Comments

The hour-long debut was watched by 10% more viewers than the 1997 finale of the show.

# abc - Monday 8 January, 2018

Former Neighbours actor accused of unwanted sexual advances against colleagues
# Craig Mclachlan
# Craig Mclachlan

Former Neighbours actor accused of unwanted sexual advances against colleagues

Jan 8th 2018, 9:24 AM 55,734 Views 34 Comments

Craig McLachlan has denied the claims.

# abc - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Go home Roger! - Here's what the cast of Sister, Sister are up to now
# Tia And Tamera
From The Daily Edge
# Tia And Tamera

Go home Roger! - Here's what the cast of Sister, Sister are up to now

Nov 21st 2017, 8:00 AM 12,561 Views 4 Comments

Never knew how much I missed ya.

# abc - Friday 9 June, 2017

Chelsea Manning says 'justice has been served' in first interview since being released
# Leaked Documents
# Leaked Documents

Chelsea Manning says 'justice has been served' in first interview since being released

Jun 9th 2017, 7:26 PM 15,512 Views 20 Comments

Manning said she’d like to thank Obama “for giving me a chance”.

# abc - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

'Stripped, tear-gassed and strapped to a chair': Shock at treatment of children in Australian detention centre
# Australia's Shame
# Australia's Shame

'Stripped, tear-gassed and strapped to a chair': Shock at treatment of children in Australian detention centre

Jul 26th 2016, 9:37 AM 22,756 Views 42 Comments

A royal commission is being established after a TV investigation aired last night.

# abc - Saturday 31 October, 2015

24 years ago a US television network aired an actual exorcism...
# Stranger Than Fiction
# Stranger Than Fiction

24 years ago a US television network aired an actual exorcism...

Oct 31st 2015, 10:30 AM 15,306 Views 16 Comments

Uncomfortable viewing.

# abc - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

This is why Google decided a childlike logo was its future
# Redesign
# Redesign

This is why Google decided a childlike logo was its future

Sep 2nd 2015, 10:35 AM 25,686 Views 27 Comments

You may have noticed the change last night.

# abc - Friday 8 May, 2015

Big news: The Muppets are making a return to television
# Comeback
# Comeback

Big news: The Muppets are making a return to television

May 8th 2015, 9:42 PM 11,764 Views 30 Comments

The show will take on a contemporary documentary style.

# abc - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Australian man calmly quotes Taylor Swift in senate debate
# Blank Face
From The Daily Edge
# Blank Face

Australian man calmly quotes Taylor Swift in senate debate

Feb 25th 2015, 2:30 PM 4,162 Views 1 Comment

Well, this is the most random Shake It Off reference you will ever hear.

# abc - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Heartbreaking final broadcast as news anchor tells viewers of his fatal condition
# Lou Gherigs Disease
# Lou Gherigs Disease

Heartbreaking final broadcast as news anchor tells viewers of his fatal condition

Jan 28th 2015, 1:09 PM 33,622 Views 10 Comments

In an emotional goodbye the news anchor informs viewers he is suffering from ALS.

# abc - Thursday 10 July, 2014

'They are Palestinian, not Israeli' - ABC News says sorry for very unfortunate error
# Uh Oh
# Uh Oh

'They are Palestinian, not Israeli' - ABC News says sorry for very unfortunate error

Jul 10th 2014, 5:07 PM 24,222 Views 166 Comments

The mistake comes as the Gaza conflict is increasingly ‘on a knife-edge.’

# abc - Friday 21 February, 2014

Almost every newspaper in Ireland lost readers in the second half of 2013
# I Read The News
# I Read The News

Almost every newspaper in Ireland lost readers in the second half of 2013

Feb 21st 2014, 5:17 PM 11,532 Views 67 Comments

Most Irish papers have lost readers, but more are reading news.

# abc - Monday 13 May, 2013

Pioneering US TV anchor Barbara Walters will retire next year
# Retiring
# Retiring

Pioneering US TV anchor Barbara Walters will retire next year

May 13th 2013, 9:06 AM 4,535 Views 9 Comments

As the first woman to anchor a daily network TV news show, the 83-year-old was a pioneer who interviewed some of the biggest names in politics and the world of celebrity.

# abc - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Newspapers record falls in circulation in second half of 2012
# Newspapers
# Newspapers

Newspapers record falls in circulation in second half of 2012

Feb 21st 2013, 5:14 PM 12,445 Views 47 Comments

Every national title recorded a drop in its average circulation, though some fared better than others.

# abc - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

As it happened: Legal experts address Oireachtas on proposed new abortion laws
Live Jan 9th 2013, 2:42 PM

As it happened: Legal experts address Oireachtas on proposed new abortion laws

Oireachtas told: 'Ireland already allows abortion of unviable pregnancies'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Oireachtas told: 'Ireland already allows abortion of unviable pregnancies'

Jan 9th 2013, 12:34 PM 4,929 Views 38 Comments

Supreme Court rulings mean a foetus which cannot survive outside the womb does not possess ‘life’ under the constitution.

Legal experts to address second day of Oireachtas abortion hearings
# Abortion
# Abortion

Legal experts to address second day of Oireachtas abortion hearings

Jan 9th 2013, 8:40 AM 2,359 Views 24 Comments

The Bar Council has withdrawn from today’s hearings, saying it would be too hard to reflect its variety of views.

10 interesting moments from the Oireachtas hearings on abortion
# Abortion
# Abortion

10 interesting moments from the Oireachtas hearings on abortion

Jan 9th 2013, 7:30 AM 8,081 Views 64 Comments

Tuesday was one of the more interesting days in the world of Oireachtas committees. Here’s what’s happened in 10 quick points.

# abc - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

The Evening Fix...now with added fake Monopoly boards
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added fake Monopoly boards

Jan 8th 2013, 7:50 PM 6,350 Views 6 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# abc - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Bishops say expert group ignores risks of legislating for limited abortion
# Legislation
# Legislation

Bishops say expert group ignores risks of legislating for limited abortion

Dec 5th 2012, 1:58 PM 2,536 Views 53 Comments

The group said that guidelines “may offer a way forward”, adding that abortion is “gravely immoral in all circumstances” and legislating for the X Case could “open the floodgates for abortion”.

# abc - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

# abc - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Prime Time 'reveals section of Expert Group report on abortion'
# Expert Group
# Expert Group

Prime Time 'reveals section of Expert Group report on abortion'

Nov 22nd 2012, 11:07 PM 8,803 Views 19 Comments

It said that its recommended options to implement the European Ruling in the case of A, B and C versus Ireland include primary legislation or guidelines.

# abc - Friday 28 September, 2012

Court date set for man charged with Jill Meagher murder
# Jill Meagher
# Jill Meagher

Court date set for man charged with Jill Meagher murder

Sep 28th 2012, 7:51 AM 19,069 Views 18 Comments

The Irishwoman’s husband Tom Meagher thanked the public for its support and asked people to be mindful of negative comments on social media.

# abc - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

ABC - where the 'B' doesn't just stand for 'broadcasting'
# The B Word
# The B Word

ABC - where the 'B' doesn't just stand for 'broadcasting'

Apr 11th 2012, 4:31 PM 3,496 Views 6 Comments

Some media experts say the abbreviation for ‘bitch’ may be satirical and reclaiming the word – but some feel it is polarising and an attention-grabbing move.

# abc - Thursday 23 February, 2012

New figures show falling circulation for most Irish daily newspapers
# Newspapers
# Newspapers

New figures show falling circulation for most Irish daily newspapers

Feb 23rd 2012, 1:22 PM 5,872 Views 21 Comments

ABC figures show the Sunday World as the highest-selling paper in Ireland, marginally ahead of the Sunday Independent.

# abc - Thursday 15 December, 2011

WATCH: American kids react to terrible Christmas presents
# Festive Cheer
From The Daily Edge
# Festive Cheer

WATCH: American kids react to terrible Christmas presents

Dec 15th 2011, 9:43 AM 6,543 Views 39 Comments

Jimmy Kimmel asked his viewers to give their kids one Christmas present in advance… but to make it a rubbish one.

# abc - Thursday 18 August, 2011

ABC crew killed in chopper crash in South Australia
# Helicopter Crash
# Helicopter Crash

ABC crew killed in chopper crash in South Australia

Aug 18th 2011, 9:44 PM 387 Views 0 Comments

Australia’s national broadcaster mourns the loss of three of its experienced crew following a helicopter crash yesterday.

# abc - Monday 25 July, 2011

DSK maid goes public with her story
# DSK
# DSK

DSK maid goes public with her story

Jul 25th 2011, 9:12 AM 968 Views 7 Comments

Nafissatou Diallo claims that former IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn forced her to perform oral sex and ripped off her tights when she came to clean his hotel room.

# abc - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Despite being on $2m per episode, Charlie Sheen claims he is underpaid
# Charlie Sheen
From The Daily Edge
# Charlie Sheen

Despite being on $2m per episode, Charlie Sheen claims he is underpaid

Mar 1st 2011, 3:40 PM 1,509 Views 1 Comment

Fresh from saying he is high on a drug called ‘Charlie Sheen’ the actor says he is “A total frickin’ rockstar from Mars.”

# abc - Monday 28 February, 2011

Charlie Sheen admits to being on a drug...called Charlie Sheen
# Charlie Sheen
From The Daily Edge
# Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen admits to being on a drug...called Charlie Sheen

Feb 28th 2011, 3:56 PM 4,261 Views 0 Comments

Charlie Sheen’s apparent meltdown continues with a bizarre interview in which he says the drug he is on is himself.

# abc - Thursday 29 July, 2010

Obama appears on daytime chatshow
# The View
From The Daily Edge
# The View

Obama appears on daytime chatshow

Jul 29th 2010, 3:20 PM 61 Views 0 Comments

Barack Obama appears on The View to discuss life’s “roses and thorns.”