As it happened: Victoria records just two COVID-19 cases as state considers lifting 5km lockdown rule; UK to re-enter lockdown as Australian death toll stands at 904

Summary Victoria has recorded just two new cases of COVID-19 and no further deaths, in much welcome news for locked down residents fearing the spread of the Shepparton cluster. Premier Daniel Andrews has said the state is well placed to take “significant steps” out of lockdown on Sunday NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has foreshadowed further easing […]

Here’s what happened to the actress who played Xena

While Xena: Warrior Princess went off the air nearly 20 years ago, it’s one of those cult classics destined to live on in perpetuity as long as streaming services permit, or wherever people still cherish their treasured DVDs or even VHS tapes. (Yes, it’s that old, as this Amazon listing shows.) While older TV favorites never really […]

As it happened: Freeman into the final, Takahashi’s marathon effort

Japan's Takahashi answers doubters in women's marathon Naoko Takahashi has pushed through one of the "toughest courses in Olympic history" to claim Japan's first-ever marathon gold. The race was a close call. An exhausted Takahashi glanced over her shoulder at the 40km mark, with Romania's Lidia Simon just 28 seconds behind her. Japan’s Naoko Takahashi […]

As it happened: Victoria records 15 COVID-19 cases as US death toll surpasses 200,000; Australia secures COVAX agreement as nation’s death toll jumps to 859

Summary Victoria has recorded 15 new coronavirus cases today and five further deaths from the virus. Melbourne’s 14-day average has dropped to 29.4.  Six new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in New South Wales, all of them among people in hotel quarantine. The state has recorded no new locally-transmitted cases for the second day in […]

What happened to Melissa Morris from My 600-lb Life?

TLC’s long-running reality show My 600-lb Life is truly one of a kind. Over more than 100 episodes, Houston-based surgeon Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, more commonly referred to as Dr. Now, has helped morbidly obese patients realize their weight loss goals and finally change their lifestyles for good. My 600-lb Life stays with these brave patients […]

Whatever happened to Lane from Gilmore Girls?

Keiko Agena — aka Lane from Gilmore Girls — is a comedian and actress who has appeared in many mainstream television shows. Of those shows, her most notable role was as Rory Gilmore’s best friend Lane Kim in Gilmore Girls, of course. If you’re a fan of Rory, Lorelai, and the rest of the gang, you […]