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Sydney Morning Herald | Top stories

  • 'Awe inspiring': 50m cloud part of $9m spree
    It's supposed to evoke the image of a cloud and will tower 50 metres high over George Street.
    - 29 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:06am -
  • A tragedy waiting to happen
    A petition called for action on 'dangerous' traffic outside a scout hall. Last night, a child died.
    - 30 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:05am -
  • The science behind a Sydney sunset
    Sydneysiders have been treated to two impressive sights in less than 24 hours.
    - 35 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:00am -
  • McGrath tries to dodge barrage
    Cricket legend autographed a bat. Now, he's at the centre of a social media storm.
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:26am -
  • 'It's tricky taking the corner'
    Sports officials hoping to nurture young athletics talent in a newly-refurbished stadium have put their rising stars at something of a disadvantage.
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:21am -

The Age

Adelaide Now | News

  • Who was the car covered in love notes for?
    IT had locals scratching their heads in bemusement: a car in Bowden covered in Post-it notes scrawled with the words ‘I love you this much’. Now we know what - and whom - it was all about.
    - 34 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:01am -
  • Sydney reaches for the sky
    A towering $3.5 million arch and a giant $2.5million milk crate are the centrepoints of Sydney’s ambitious CBD public art plan revealed today.
    - 54 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:41am -
  • Shambles: Families SA scandal deepens as chief quits
    THE Families SA child-sex scandal has claimed its first scalp, with the resignation of the man leading the agency charged with the care of vulnerable children.
    - 59 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:36am -
  • Mawson Lakes man charged after 2.5kg dope find
    A MAWSON Lakes man will face court next month after police allegedly found 2.5kg of cannabis during a raid on his home.
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:32am -
  • How many people did one man infect?
    PATRICK Sawyer crossed two countries in a plane while infected with the Ebola virus. He was sick on board and later died. Now, officials are desperately searching for those who flew with him.
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:19am -

Perth Now | News

  • Indigenous Aussies suffering depression
    CHARITY beyondblue has launched a new campaign highlighting the link between racism against indigenous Australians and depression.
    - 52 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:43am -
  • ACCC ready to enforce carbon tax savings
    ACCC chairman Rod Sims believes he has the appropriate enforcement powers should businesses fail to pass on savings from the repeal of the carbon tax.
    - 52 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:43am -
  • QBE shares dive after profit warning
    SHARES in QBE have slumped in early trade after the insurer warned its first half profit would slide 18% amid rising costs at its Latin American arm.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:32am -
  • Beach Energy flags softer production
    OIL and gas producer Beach Energy expects to produce less next year due to timing issues and a decline in an oil field.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:27am -
  • Killer Ibrahim granted parole hearing
    A NEW parole hearing for convicted killer Michael Ibrahim has been granted as he was denied procedural fairness during an earlier application for release.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:27am -

News.com.au | top stories

  • Do sports stars perform on auto-pilot?
    NEUROLOGISTS have found athletes use minimal cerebral function when carrying out skills on the sporting field.
    - 36 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:59am -
  • ‘I might die tonight’
    HIDING at home as bombs blast around her, a teen is using Twitter to give a frightening insight into life in Gaza. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT
    - 36 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:59am -
  • The girl too beautiful for sport
    SABINA Altynbekova, dubbed the Anna Kournikova of volleyball, has caused controversy in her homeland with her good looks.
    - 44 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:51am -
  • How many people did one man infect?
    PATRICK Sawyer crossed two countries in a plane while infected with the Ebola virus. He was sick on board and later died. Now, officials are desperately searching for those who flew with him.
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:19am -
  • Was MasterChef’s plot twist too cruel?
    A NAILBITING showdown saw Brent Owens claim the MasterChef title for 2014 last night, but was Ten’s big plot twist too much for the emotionally exhausted finalists?
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:11am -

New South Wales | news

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Queensland | news

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Victoria | news

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Western Australia | news

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Adelaide | news

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Courier Mail | News

  • What SAS training did to my life
    A FORMER SAS soldier has successfully proved a claim over the toll taken by the service’s punishing training regime.
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:23am -
  • How much we’ll save on power bills
    THE estimates are in: Find out how much customers of a major Queensland power supplier stand to save from the axing of the carbon tax.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:07am -
  • Can Newman lead, or is he simply a brawler?
    CAMPBELL Newman’s leadership is in the spotlight. Is he a one-term wonder or does he have the ticker to see off the critics? Join John and Des for the Cage Fight.
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 11:07pm -
  • Sophie accused in court appearance
    TWO men accused of separate high-profile murders have appeared via videolink in a Brisbane court.
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 10:33pm -
  • The end of the free download?
    THE days of downloading your favourite TV show for free are numbered. Here’s how the piracy crackdown could cost you.
    - 5 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 9:35pm -

The Australian

Herald Sun | News

  • Former speaker Peter Slipper found guilty
    FORMER parliamentary speaker Peter Slipper has been found guilty of dishonestly using taxpayer-funded travel vouchers.
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 10:51pm -
  • Gold medallist reveals her living hell
    AN OLYMPIC gold medallist and former darling of the diving platform, who pleaded guilty to drug charges this month, has revealed her living hell.
    - 17 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 9:30am -
  • Dark world of Australia’s secret church
    VICTIMS claim they’ve endured the worst kinds of physical, mental and sexual abuse, while being stripped of life savings. And this Australian church enjoys tax-free status.
    - 1 day ago, 28 Jul 14, 1:49am -
  • Jobless ‘need to hunt for work daily’
    THE Federal Government wants the unemployed to search for 40 jobs a month and perform 25 hours of weekly community work — and some aren’t happy.
    - 1 day ago, 28 Jul 14, 1:43am -
  • NZ ski break turns to tragedy for Sydney teen
    A SYDNEY teen has died in a New Zealand hospital following a horrific balcony fall last week. James Teague, 19, plunged about 10m.
    - 2 days ago, 27 Jul 14, 2:00pm -

Daily Telegraph

  • Indigenous Aussies suffering depression
    CHARITY beyondblue has launched a new campaign highlighting the link between racism against indigenous Australians and depression.
    - 52 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:43am -
  • ACCC ready to enforce carbon tax savings
    ACCC chairman Rod Sims believes he has the appropriate enforcement powers should businesses fail to pass on savings from the repeal of the carbon tax.
    - 52 mins ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:43am -
  • QBE shares dive after profit warning
    SHARES in QBE have slumped in early trade after the insurer warned its first half profit would slide 18% amid rising costs at its Latin American arm.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:32am -
  • Beach Energy flags softer production
    OIL and gas producer Beach Energy expects to produce less next year due to timing issues and a decline in an oil field.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:27am -
  • Killer Ibrahim granted parole hearing
    A NEW parole hearing for convicted killer Michael Ibrahim has been granted as he was denied procedural fairness during an earlier application for release.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:27am -

ABC | Australian News

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