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‘The Boys’ is tackling one of the comic’s raunchiest storylines

‘The Boys’ is tackling one of the comic’s raunchiest storylines

Urban as Billy Butcher – Courtesy Amazon Studios(NEW YORK) — (NOTE LANGUAGE, CONTENT) The Boys, Amazon’s skewed superhero show, is about to go where only the Garth Ennis’ original graphic novel dared — a storyline called “Herogasm.” To put it as delicately as possible, the storyline has Homelander telling the public that he and the world’s other super-powered…

Priyanka Chopra Jonas says the racism she suffered in high school forced her to leave America

Priyanka Chopra Jonas says the racism she suffered in high school forced her to leave America

ABC News/Steve Iervolino(LOS ANGELES) — Priyanka Chopra Jonas is opening up about the racist bullying she endured while enrolled at an American high school.  The actress reveals that the abuse and harassment was so severe, she returned to India when she was 15 years old. Speaking to People about her upcoming tell-all memoir Unfinished, which arrives next month, Chopra Jonas revealed it…

Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman gets surprise message from Lin-Manuel Miranda

Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman gets surprise message from Lin-Manuel Miranda

Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Amanda Gorman said she feels “amazing” after making history Wednesday as the youngest poet in recent history to perform at a presidential inauguration. “It’s not often that you wake up on a morning feeling like this,” Gorman, 22, said Thursday on Good Morning America in her first live TV interview since…

Music News

Foo Fighters, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi rock inaugural ‘Celebrating America’ event

Foo Fighters, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi rock inaugural ‘Celebrating America’ event

Handout/Biden Inaugural Committee via Getty Images The 2021 inauguration celebrations wrapped up Wednesday night with the primetime special Celebrating America.  The event, which was hosted by Tom Hanks, featured a lineup of top-tier performers, multiple tributes that celebrated the diversity of America, and remarks from the newly sworn in President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Typically, the day’s events are…

National News

Coronavirus live updates: Biden signs executive actions to combat pandemic

Coronavirus live updates: Biden signs executive actions to combat pandemic

Myriam Borzee/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER, EMILY SHAPIRO and ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 97 million people worldwide and killed over 2 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.Here’s how…

Columbus to invest nearly $5M in police bodycams after Andre Hill shooting

Columbus to invest nearly $5M in police bodycams after Andre Hill shooting

Andre’ Hill/FacebookBy MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Officials in Columbus, Ohio, plan to invest nearly $5 million in new body-worn cameras and introduce new legislation targeting police response following the death of Andre Hill, a Black man who was shot and killed by a police officer last month.The city has set aside $4.5 million…

Coronavirus live updates: Fauci on how Biden’s COVID plan will affect vaccine rollout

Coronavirus live updates: Fauci on how Biden’s COVID plan will affect vaccine rollout

Myriam Borzee/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER, EMILY SHAPIRO and ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 97 million people worldwide and killed over 2 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.Here’s how…

Capitol riot latest: Lawyer who kicked down Nancy Pelosi’s door denied bail

Capitol riot latest: Lawyer who kicked down Nancy Pelosi’s door denied bail

Win McNamee/Getty ImagesBy LUKE BARR, JACK DATE, JULIA JACOBO, AARON KATERSKY and ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Federal authorities are continuing to charge rioters who took part in the siege on Capitol Hill.These are the most recent charges:Here’s the latest:Georgia lawyer who allegedly kicked down Pelosi’s doorA federal judge in Georgia has denied bail for…

Health News

Cities, states face ‘a lot of uncertainty’ as they exhaust vaccine allotments

Cities, states face ‘a lot of uncertainty’ as they exhaust vaccine allotments

MarsBars/iStockBy MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Appointments are being canceled, sites are temporarily closing, county waitlists are in the thousands and states are adjusting eligibility timelines as vaccines supplies dwindle nationwide.With shipments coming weekly, officials say they don’t have much visibility on their supplies as they simultaneously schedule first and second doses, and…

Mom speaks out as healthy 15-year-old daughter contracts COVID-19

Mom speaks out as healthy 15-year-old daughter contracts COVID-19

Christina Meredith By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News (NEW YORK) — A Texas mother is sharing the story of her teenager’s ongoing fight against COVID-19, in hopes to remind parents that young people are still at risk.Christina Meredith, a resident of Kyle, Texas, told ABC News’ Good Morning America that her 15-year-old daughter Katelynn Rodriquez, is…

This 81-year-old TikTok influencer is all the fitness inspiration we need

This 81-year-old TikTok influencer is all the fitness inspiration we need

mlleelizabethart/iStockBy GMA TEAM, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Erika Rischko is an 81-year-old mother of two, grandmother of one and, surprising to even herself, a fitness influencer.Rischko, of Langenfeld, Germany, describes herself as a “late bloomer” when it comes to fitness, but she now is inspiring people decades her junior with the workouts she shares on…

The COVID-19 challenge Biden faces on Day One as president

The COVID-19 challenge Biden faces on Day One as president

vchal/iStockBy ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) — When President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in on Jan. 20, he’ll be inheriting more than the Oval Office. As the COVID-19 pandemic extends into another year, the United States is leading the world for all the wrong reasons.With more than 24 million infections, the U.S. has reported…