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  • Parents’ plea for SA man facing death
    THE parents of an Adelaide man who may face the death penalty after being arrested for allegedly selling drugs in the Philippines have issued a plea for help to save their son.
    - 99 days ago, 23 Jun 16, 1:21am -
  • Xenophon near tears over attacks on family
    POPULAR SA senator Nick Xenophon has come close to tears on the ABC, as he described the impact his campaign is having on his family. WATCH THE VIDEO
    - 21 Jun 16, 4:35am -
  • Aussie tourists injured in Vanuatu bus crash
    UPDATE: IT’S touch and go for some of the 10 Australians injured in a fatal bus crash in Vanuatu, medical authorities say.
    - 21 Jun 16, 2:11am -
  • Poll shows Kate Ellis heading for shock defeat
    HIGH-PROFILE Labor frontbencher Kate Ellis is facing a shock defeat to the Liberals in her inner-city seat of Adelaide, internal ALP polling reveals.
    - 21 Jun 16, 1:20am -
  • Young volleyball star gone too soon
    AN Adelaide family and the national volleyball community are in mourning after losing a young star in a fatal crash near Murray Bridge at the weekend.
    - 20 Jun 16, 11:14pm -

Perth Now | News

  • Man’s five-day crime spree
    A MAN who has allegedly been responsible for at least five shooting incidents since Thursday was arrested in dramatic scenes yesterday.
    - 32 days ago, 28 Aug 16, 10:01pm -

News.com.au | top stories

  • Spin doctor to ease Nine’s pain
    CRISIS management specialist Greg Baxter has been hired to help ease Nine’s public relations pain over the 60 Minutes scandal.
    - 15 Apr 16, 2:00pm -
  • UK arrests five over Paris, Brussels
    FIVE people have been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences as part of an investigation launched after the recent attacks in Paris and Brussels.
    - 15 Apr 16, 1:53pm -
  • What Aussie men need to know
    AFTER a shocking week filled with a new level of ‘online douchery’, Em Rusciano has one message for the people raising the men of Australia.
    - 15 Apr 16, 1:31pm -
  • ‘I’ve hated the last 10 years of my life’
    THERE are some things society still refuses to talk about. One man decided he’d had enough of staying quiet about his struggle with depression.
    - 15 Apr 16, 1:06pm -
  • Royals complete epic trek in perfect style
    AFTER playing cricket in heels and nailing it with a bow and arrow, the royals have trekked to remote hillside monastery and arrived looking incredible.
    - 15 Apr 16, 11:06am -

New South Wales | news

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Western Australia | news

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Adelaide | news

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The Mercury | News

  • US NJ: Passengers Escorted Out of Hoboken Terminal Following Train Crash September 29
    At least 100 people were wounded, some in critical condition, and three were reported dead following an NJ Transit train crash at the Hoboken Terminal in New Jersey on September 29. According to reports quoting police sources, the cause of the crash remains unclear, with an investigation begun. Credit: YouTube/Benjamin Fairclough
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  • UK signs Franco-Chinese nuclear project
    A $US24 billion ($A31 billion) deal to build Britain's first new nuclear power station in decades has been signed behind closed doors in London in a low-key ceremony that underlined Prime Minister Theresa May's cautious approach to the Franco-Chinese project.
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  • US VA: Car Gets Stuck on Flooded Virginia Road After Heavy Rain September 29
    Heavy rains overnight into Thursday, September 29, triggered flash flooding in northern and central Virginia. Three inches of rain had fallen by the morning, according to local reports. A break in the rain was expected on Thursday morning, but more heavy rain was expected by afternoon. A flash-flood watch remains in effect until Friday. The flooding that accompanied the rain closed roads through the area. This video shows a car that was stuck on a flooded road in Oak Hall, Virginia. Credit: Instagram/hslewis
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  • US teen’s family decries shooting spree
    The family of a 14-year-old South Carolina boy accused of killing his father and wounding two primary school students and a teacher have lamented his actions but gave no clues about a motive for the shooting spree.
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  • Volvo recalls 127K vehicles over air bags
    Volvo is recalling about 127,000 cars and SUVs worldwide because the air conditioning can leak water into the vehicles and cause air bags to malfunction.
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Courier Mail | News

  • Secret tape not the only talking point
    THE reasons behind a decision to release a secret expletive-laden recording of former Chief Justice Tim Carmody are almost as juicy as the tape is expected to be.
    - 92 days ago, 29 Jun 16, 2:00pm -
  • Forecasters defend the bureau’s predictions
    THE weather bureau said it was not caught off guard by the intensity of the storm that tore through southeast Queensland on Sunday. An emergency situation was in place on the Sunshine Coast after the wild weather hit.
    - 20 Jun 16, 9:49pm -
  • Shock toxic water findings
    QUEENSLAND’S water contamination crisis has deepended, following alarming test results which show chemical levels up 425 times the accepted maximum exposure limits.
    - 20 Jun 16, 9:32pm -
  • Mystery still surrounds #faketradie
    AUSTRALIANS have reacted with mirth to a Liberal ad featuring a builder exhibiting several telltale signs that he’s never been on a worksite in his life.
    - 20 Jun 16, 8:48pm -
  • Surfwear company cuts 40 jobs
    THE soap opera continues for SurfStitch as the surfwear brand sheds 40 jobs in a bid to return to profit.
    - 20 Jun 16, 2:00pm -

The Australian

  • Premier resists blackout inquiry
    The Premier insists a statewide power failure was not linked to SA’s high renewable energy use.
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Sep 16, 10:59am -
  • Bishop blasts Wyatt Roy’s Iraq trip
    The Foreign Minister says her former colleague’s high-risk frontline visit to Iraq was “irresponsible”.
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Sep 16, 10:49am -
  • ‘Dole destiny’ for STEM grads
    Efforts to increase the number of people studying science and maths are wrongheaded, says Productivity Commission.
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:15pm -
  • Fears over Brexit wipe $30bn
    Shares fell yesterday, wiping more than $30 billion in value, as investors braced for a British vote to leave the EU.
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:00pm -
  • Shorten veers left on treaty, boats
    Bill Shorten has sparked a political storm over sudden policy moves that appeal to the Labor Left.
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:00pm -

Herald Sun | News

  • New blow for GP bulk billing
    ONE in three GP consultations are not being bulk billed and these patients are paying an average $48 out of their own pocket to see a doctor, a new survey shows.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Sep 16, 2:30pm -
  • Health record release ‘can be cracked’
    THIRTY years’ worth of personal health records released by the Federal Government last month could reveal the names of doctors, pharmacists and patients in a major privacy breach.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Sep 16, 2:30pm -
  • ‘Being secret doesn’t make sense’
    UPDATES: Senator Nick Xenophon said it doesn’t make sense for the agreement between the Liberal and National parties to be kept as a private secret.
    - 80 days ago, 11 Jul 16, 9:50am -
  • Turnbull calls for electronic voting
    ROLLING UPDATES: Australia waited eight days for Malcolm Turnbull to claim election victory and now the PM and Bill Shorten have united in their push for online voting.
    - 81 days ago, 10 Jul 16, 7:39am -
  • ‘Thrown under the bus’: Jones unleashes
    RADIO shock jock fan Alan Jones unleashed on both sides of politics on Q&A last night — and came out in defence of Brexit.
    - 94 days ago, 27 Jun 16, 9:51pm -

Daily Telegraph

  • Man’s five-day crime spree
    A MAN who has allegedly been responsible for at least five shooting incidents since Thursday was arrested in dramatic scenes yesterday.
    - 32 days ago, 28 Aug 16, 10:01pm -
  • Terror strikes in Munich
    AT LEAST eight people are dead after gunmen opened fire at a shopping mall in Munich, in what German police say “looks like a terrorist attack”.
    - 69 days ago, 22 Jul 16, 9:42pm -
  • ‘It’s still a prison. I feel like an animal’
    REACTION to the first TV crew’s story to emerge from Nauru tonight ranged from stunned to cynical. And it was a surprise to Australia’s Immigration minister.
    - 20 Jun 16, 1:12pm -
  • ‘Dam may spill’ as heavy rain hits
    THE wild weather is far from over in Sydney and southern NSW, with a major dam full to bursting as another downpour begins.
    - 19 Jun 16, 8:31pm -
  • Train delays, evacuations in Sydney
    HOUSES on Sydney’s northern beaches are at risk of plunging into the ocean and commuters face public transport chaos as storms batter the east coast of Australia.
    - 5 Jun 16, 7:00am -

ABC | Australian News

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