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ABC News' award-winning news magazine program, taking you beyond the headlines of today's stories and trends.

ABC News' award-winning news magazine program, taking you beyond the headlines of today's stories and trends.

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United States

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ABC News (US)

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ABC News' award-winning news magazine program, taking you beyond the headlines of today's stories and trends.

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English


Episodes

Full Episode: Friday, July 23, 2021

7/23/2021
The Delta variant surges in several states including California, as well as overseas in Tokyo ahead of the Olympic Games. We examine how screen time is affecting children as they ready to return to class. We speak with former DNC head Donna Brazile about President Biden's first six months in office, and Judge Esther Salas a year after the murder of her son, Daniel. We also discuss climate change and the future of commercial space travel.

Duration:00:38:53

Full Episode: Friday, July 16, 2021

7/16/2021
Tennessee doctor says she was fired for encouraging teens to get the COVID-19 vaccine--she speaks with ABC News. Cases on the rise. On the ground in Tokyo ahead of the Olympic Games. Why it's hard for men to talk about infertility. The return of the Cannes Film Festival. 50 years of "American Pie."

Duration:00:37:53

Full Episode: Friday, July 9, 2021

7/9/2021
No fans at the Tokyo Summer Olympics. Tropical Storm Elsa and the Florida condo collapse. The assassination of Haiti's president. The battle over critical race theory. Naya Rivera's family remembers her life one year after her death. America's newest National Park. The work-home-office and your finances. Inmates turned entrepreneurs.

Duration:00:37:55

Full Episode: Friday, July 2, 2021

7/2/2021
The Trump organization and its longtime CFO face legal trouble. Bill Cosby released from prison. The technology behind the Surfside rescue operation. The dangers of US troops leaving Afghanistan. A ride along with Oakland police. Examining THC levels in legal marijuana shops. A flight pioneer heads to space and breaks the gender barrier. And Alexa bothers Alexa.

Duration:00:38:49

Full Episode: Friday, June 25, 2021

6/25/2021
Major Supreme Court rulings, inflation, and gun violence in the United States. We also talk about Eurovision's impact on the LGBTQ+ community, an Olympic athlete's mental health battle, and more LGBTQ+ history in sports.

Duration:00:38:31

Full Episode: Friday, June 18, 2021

6/18/2021
Juneteenth becomes a federal holiday--we tell the story of two black women who are literally building America. Rachel Scott discusses the moment she confronted Vladimir Putin on the world stage. Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses a potential vaccine for HIV. We also discuss the Italian monarchy, cicadas, and saving the monarch butterfly.

Duration:00:37:47

Full Episode: Friday, June 11, 2021

6/11/2021
President Biden and the G7 Summit. Job openings, hiring, and the economy. How Jazz musicians are adjusting to reopening. The Delta variant, vaccinating children, and vaccine hesitancy. Space language and Jeff Bezos' launch.

Duration:00:37:49

Full Episode: Friday, June 4, 2021

6/4/2021
Examining shootings in America, mental health in athletes and veterans, and race-norming in the NFL. We also discuss lab-made diamonds, supersonic planes, the Westminster Dog Show, and talk with the host of the new ABC News podcast, 'Life Out Loud," telling the stories of LGTBQ+ experiences.

Duration:00:38:53

Full Episode: Friday, May 28, 2021

5/28/2021
The anniversary of George Floyd's death and where America is today. We speak with Nightline anchor Byron Pitts on the new ABC docu-series "Mike Tyson: The Knockout." We also explore discrimination against the AAPI community in ad-targeting and in the film industry, inequities in remote learning, e-commerce companies preparing for the school year, and a Fleet Week step challenge from the Navy.

Duration:00:37:51

Full Episode: Friday, May 21, 2021

5/21/2021
An ABC News investigation on the rate of police arrests in communities of color in relation to the diversity of their police forces. Fighting between Israel and Hamas. New guidance on colon cancer screening. The importance of stroke awareness. The mental health of athletes as they return to their sports.

Duration:00:37:49

Full Episode: Friday, May 14, 2021

5/14/2021
COVID Memorial in California. Coronavirus in India. Cyberattack on America's infrastructure. A warning about robocalls. Violence between Israel and Palestinians. Allergy Awareness Month. Ohio COVID lottery.

Duration:00:38:52

Full Episode: Friday, May 7, 2021

5/7/2021
We celebrate Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, witness family reunification after border separation, examine the global refugee crisis and roaring US housing market, and discuss the race to send private citizens to space.

Duration:00:37:46

Full Episode: Friday, April 30, 2021

4/30/2021
President Biden's first 100 days: what he's done and what's ahead. A COVID-19 breakout in India and smell recovery in Paris. The 2020 Census data and what it means for elections. How girls education in Afghanistan might change as a result of the US pulling out of the war. And rental car prices are on the rise.

Duration:00:37:53

Full Episode: Friday, April 23, 2021

4/23/2021
The verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin: where does the nation go from here? We also sit down for an exclusive interview with US Attorney General Merrick Garland, discuss the Biden administration's accomplishments and challenges as Joe Biden approaches 100 days in office, and celebrate Earth Day and the week's historic achievements in space.

Duration:00:37:50

Full Episode: Friday, April 16, 2021

4/16/2021
Turmoil in Minnesota. Race for the vaccine. Greenwashing companies. Transgender girls participating in youth athletics. Remembering DMX. Yahoo! Answers says goodbye.

Duration:00:37:49

Full Episode: Friday, April 9, 2021

4/9/2021
The president of Guatemala on migration to the US. Tulsa massacre. Coronavirus vaccine distribution and social anxiety. Explaining NFTs and remembering Prince Philip and DMX.

Duration:00:37:45

Full Episode: Friday, April 2, 2021

4/2/2021
We discuss the trial of Derek Chauvin, the link between sports and activism, President Biden's infrastructure, controversial voting legislation, black sororities, and MLB's Opening Day.

Duration:00:37:07

Full Episode: Friday, March 26, 2021

3/26/2021
We discuss the shooting in Colorado and why mass shootings are on the rise in America. We also examine Veterinarian suicide, COVID-19 long-haulers, a new series about Aretha Franklin, and black joy.

Duration:00:37:50

Full Episode: Friday, March 19, 2021

3/19/2021
We discuss violence and hate against Asian-Americans, migrants coming to the border, and the new ABC News documentary "GameStopped," airing on Hulu. We also discussed an effort to recall California governor Gavin Newsom, friendship doubt in the pandemic, and getting the coronavirus vaccine.

Duration:00:37:46

Full Episode: Friday, March 12, 2021

3/15/2021
A year of lock downs. Coastal governors in trouble. Opioid use during the pandemic. Trial of Derek Chauvin. Dorothy Height's legacy. Training your dog during the pandemic.

Duration:00:37:51