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AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. With key political interviews and stories about the Australian way of life, AM sets the agenda for the nation’s daily news and current affairs coverage.

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    • 3.8, 139 Ratings

AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. With key political interviews and stories about the Australian way of life, AM sets the agenda for the nation’s daily news and current affairs coverage.

    FRI 07 AUG - Lebanese express anger towards Government

    FRI 07 AUG - Lebanese express anger towards Government

    There's a lot of anger in Lebanon about how Government failings might've led to the massive explosion that's devastated large parts of Beirut; in Victoria there are 575 COVID-19 patients in hospital. So, how is the health system coping?; and the UK Government bought 50 million masks that are apparently not up to scratch.

    • 30 min
    Beirut explosion: Lebanese angry at Government for failing them

    Beirut explosion: Lebanese angry at Government for failing them

    There's a lot of anger in Lebanon about how Government failings might've led to the massive explosion that's devastated large parts of Beirut.

    • 3 min
    Beirut firefighter describes 'hurricane of emotions'

    Beirut firefighter describes 'hurricane of emotions'

    A Beirut firefighter who worked for 30-hours at the scene of the port blast has told AM of the horrific scenes and the "hurricane of emotions" he's experiencing.

    • 5 min
    Federal Government agree to major JobKeeper expansion

    Federal Government agree to major JobKeeper expansion

    It's going to be easier for businesses and workers to access the JobKeeper wage subsidy program after September, with the Federal Government agreeing to a major expansion.

    • 6 min
    VIC politicians will lose vote in Canberra if they don't quarantine

    VIC politicians will lose vote in Canberra if they don't quarantine

    With Parliament sitting in the last week of August, the lockdown in Melbourne and tighter restrictions across Victoria have presented a unique challenge for the state's Federal MPs.

    • 3 min
    Aged Care defends infection control, asks for advice

    Aged Care defends infection control, asks for advice

    The majority of Australians killed by COVID-19 have contracted it in Aged Care. But the industry is defending its infection control training, and arguing it's up to the Federal Govt to provide more guidance during the pandemic.

    • 3 min

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139 Ratings

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