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 2017-09-25 07:36 

The Age

New agency takes us from the outback to outer space... +
 2017-09-25 07:36 

9 News

Honest stranger leaves wallet stuffed with cash in letterbox... +

When Kerrie Goodall misplaced her wallet containing $1000 four months ago she was “pretty upset for quite a while”. She hadn’t had the chance to bank the earnings she’d made selling hand cleaner to mechanics at a motoring exhibitio...

 2017-09-25 07:32 

9 News

Agency bosses keen to walk in space... +

They send astronauts into space, sometimes on difficult and dangerous missions, but the leaders of the world's key space agencies would gladly take their place, given the opportunity.Asked if they would be willing to go on a spacewalk, the heads of NASA, ...

 2017-09-25 07:32 

9 News

Brownlow Medal 2017: WAGs share sneak peek of glamorous gowns on social media ... +

With the Brownlow Medal awards ceremony just hours away, the wives and girlfriends of AFL’s finest are giving their thousands of followers a glimpse into their final preparations on social media. Channel Nine stylist Lana Wilkinson shared a preview ...

 2017-09-25 07:30 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Why do vulcanologists think Mount Angung will erupt soon?... +

When volcano experts say a Bali's Mount Agung is "extremely likely" to erupt within hours or days, it's because of charts like this: a spiky red line charting the mood of the mountain day after day that started spiking skyward two weeks ago....

 2017-09-25 07:22 

9 News

Cops follow-up Ibrahim Instagram 'threat'... +

Police are following up reports of a "threatening" social media post on an account linked to Daniel Ibrahim, the son of nightclub figure John Ibrahim.An image of the Daily Telegraph newspaper was temporarily posted on Sunday to one of the Instagram accoun...

 2017-09-25 07:16 

ABC Australia

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Labor urges Elise Archer promotion as Premier mulls reshuffle... +

Labor says Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman must elevate Speaker Elise Archer to Cabinet or risk accusations of ructions....

 2017-09-25 07:13 

9 News

Shocking footage shows pedestrians dodge highway traffic... +

Dramatic footage has been released of pedestrians risking their lives by entering Sydney's eastern distributor tunnel. Transurban has released the vision, captured by their security cameras earlier this month. One of the clips shows two young women enteri...

 2017-09-25 07:10 

9 News

The world welcomes Aussie space agency... +

The world's leading space agencies are ready to work with a new Australian body, declaring the "door is open" to close co-operation.The federal government has announced plans for a domestic space agency to capture a bigger share of the booming space indus...

 2017-09-25 07:09 

news.com.au

Someone has seriously freaked out the owners of this ‘Yes’ house... +

A QUEENSLAND woman said she thought she was going to die after decorating her house in Yes memorabilia backfired in a violent confrontation....

 2017-09-25 07:09 

news.com.au

Hit-and-run driver returned 11 minutes later... +

THE grieving mother of hit-and-run victim Natasha Gadd says she feels like her daughter was left to die twice after footage emerged of a ute driver returning to the scene before speeding off again....

 2017-09-25 06:57 

9 News

Malcolm Turnbull faces off with gas companies to fix looming shortfall... +

Giant gas companies have one more chance to help ease the energy crisis before the government steps in and controls what they export. Two new reports, from the regulator and the watchdog, have said gas shortages could be three times bigger than forecast ...

 2017-09-25 06:53 

9 News

Man found dead off Gold Coast beach... +

The body of a man has been found in waters off the Gold Coast.Police were called by a jet ski rider who found the body and an unoccupied boat near Main Beach on Monday afternoon.Investigations are underway to establish how the man died....

 2017-09-25 06:43 

9 News

50,000 people flee rumbling Bali volcano... +

Nearly 50,000 people on Indonesia's resort island of Bali have sought refuge in temporary shelters, as fears grow that Mount Agung could erupt for the first time in half a century.Officials denied false news circulating online that the volcano had erupted...

 2017-09-25 06:39 

ABC Australia

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A head-scarf-wearing Muslim comic finds her voice... +

"I'll give you a couple of seconds to stereotype me" is how Frida Deguise opens her stand-up sets. She tells Lateline about religion, playing on people's prejudices and how audiences receive her work....

 2017-09-25 06:39 

ABC Australia

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International students urged to speak out about rogue employers... +

International students in low-wage jobs are being urged to contact the Fair Work Ombudsman if they think they have been ripped off by rogue employers....

 2017-09-25 06:39 

Radio Australia

Frida Deguise, Australia's hijab-wearing comedian, on stereotypes and off-limits topics... +

"I'll give you a couple of seconds to stereotype me" is how Frida Deguise opens her stand-up sets....

 2017-09-25 06:39 

Courier Mail

Potter to join Pay and Dymock at Dogs... +

THE Bulldogs look set to return to their roots and appoint a trio of former players to take over from Des Hasler....

 2017-09-25 06:32 

Radio Australia

Sydney Airport: Cyber attack ruled out as backlog of flights begins to clear... +

Authorities are expecting a backlog of delayed flights at Sydney Airport to clear this evening after a computer glitch forced the cancellation of dozens of flights earlier in the day....

 2017-09-25 06:28 

Courier Mail

Clooney unleashes: F*** you, Trump... +

GEORGE Clooney has lashed out at Donald Trump for dubbing him and other celebrities Hollywood elites when the billionaire business tycoon was born into wealth....

 2017-09-25 06:09 

news.com.au

Police’s crabby response to potential bomb threat... +

QUEENSLAND Police found themselves in a crabby and extremely smelly situation this morning when they were called to remove a suspicion-looking device from a busy city road....

 2017-09-25 06:08 

Radio Australia

Online dating couple defy brain aneurysm to marry at Sunshine Coast men's shed... +

A men's shed is normally a place of testosterone and sawdust, but one Queensland shed takes on a feminine touch for a very special event....

 2017-09-25 06:05 

ABC Australia

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Michael Morgan is better than me right now, Cooper Cronk says... +

Stopping the outrageous run of North Queensland's Michael Morgan is probably impossible, according to his opposite number in Sunday's NRL grand final....

 2017-09-25 06:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Doctors ordering unnecessary X-rays for children... +

Doctors are ordering too many unnecessary X-rays for children with breathing problems or tummy aches, medical experts say. ...

 2017-09-25 05:58 

9 News

NSW tutor cleared to work with children... +

A tutor, who as a minor was accused of sex offences involving younger students on a school bus, has been cleared to work with children.The Children's Guardian in June refused the man's application for a Working with Children Check clearance based on the o...

 2017-09-25 05:55 

ABC Australia

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Cyber attack ruled out as Sydney Airport attempts to clear chaos... +

Authorities are expecting a backlog of delayed flights at Sydney Airport to clear this evening after a computer glitch forced the cancellation of dozens of flights earlier in the day....

 2017-09-25 05:55 

9 News

Man jailed for machete attack on estranged wife while she danced with friend... +

A husband has been jailed for attacking his estranged wife and her friend after becoming annoyed at them dancing together at a New South Wales caravan park. Clint Baker, 32, appeared in Sydney’s District Court today and was jailed for at least four ...

 2017-09-25 05:53 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

Former union boss John Maitland escapes third trial on ICAC charges... +

Jailed former union boss John Maitland has escaped a third trial on corruption charges after a District Court judge found the latest prosecution would be ...

 2017-09-25 05:49 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Newlywed credits men's shed with restoring beau's purpose after aneurysm... +

A men's shed is normally a place of testosterone and sawdust, but one Queensland shed takes on a feminine touch for a very special event....

 2017-09-25 05:49 

9 News

Four arrested over armoured truck heists... +

Four men have been arrested in Sydney after they allegedly robbed armoured cash trucks during three separate heists in as many months.The group is believed to be behind robberies of cash-in-transit security guards in Marrickville in early May and Double B...

 2017-09-25 05:48 

Radio Australia

Australian space agency will pull together industry, academia and entrepreneurs, former NASA chief says... +

Charles Bolden, the recently retired head of NASA, says he was surprised it took Australia this long to announce a national space agency....

 2017-09-25 05:45 

Courier Mail

Croc sighting closes FNQ beach... +

TRINITY Beach has been closed following the sighting of a large crocodile....

 2017-09-25 05:44 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

Flight delays continued in Sydney after an air traffic control system failure... +

Thousands of airline passengers are facing delays, including families heading off for the school holidays, following an air traffic control system failure in Sydney....

 2017-09-25 05:41 

Courier Mail

Billy: Playing Cooper would be weird... +

MELBOURNE Storm superstar Billy Slater admits the prospect of playing against Cooper Cronk next year would be weird, but the halfbacks departure is no motivation to win the premiership on Sunday at ANZ Stadium....

 2017-09-25 05:39 

The Australian

26 found dead under Mexico school debris... +

Rescue workers have discovered a woman's body under the debris of the Enrique Rebsamen school which collapsed during the September 19 earthquake in Mexico City, bringing the death toll at the site to 26....

 2017-09-25 05:39 

The Australian

Mass Hindu grave found in Myanmar... +

A mass grave with bodies of 28 Hindus including several children allegedly slain by Rohingya Muslim militants has been discovered in Myanmar's restive northern Rakhine state, according to the army....

 2017-09-25 05:38 

The Australian

Kiwi falls as markets await new government... +

The New Zealand dollar fell on Monday after there was no clear winner in Saturday's election with both the National Party and Labour-Green bloc vying to form a government with New Zealand First....

 2017-09-25 05:38 

The Australian

Gage Roads to sell beer at Perth Stadium... +

Local craft brewer Gage Roads Brewing Company will supply the beer and cider at the new $1.6 billion Perth Stadium, but a decision is yet to be made about whether it will be full or mid-strength....

 2017-09-25 05:38 

The Australian

Adelaide Zoo tries again for panda babies... +

Adelaide's two giant pandas, Fu Ni and Wang Wang, have a better chance than ever of becoming parents this mating season, zoo officials say....

 2017-09-25 05:38 

The Australian

Lew slams Myer on old stock, writedowns... +

An angry Solomon Lew has slammed department store Myer over old stock that ...

 2017-09-25 05:38 

The Australian

Abuse advisers look into priests children... +

Pope Francis' committee of advisers on protecting children from sexually abusive priests is expanding its workload to include the needs and rights of children fathered by Roman Catholic priests....

 2017-09-25 05:38 

The Australian

NKorea condemns Trump in open letter... +

A North Korean parliamentary committee has sent an open letter to several international parliaments condemning the belligerent attitude of the president of the US, North Korea's state agency KCNA says....

 2017-09-25 05:38 

The Australian

Vic crash victims were 'spectacular' girls... +

Teenage sisters killed when their car collided with a ute in country Victoria have been remembered as ...

 2017-09-25 05:38 

Radio Australia

Eunji Ban's accused murderer 'felt like he was possessed' when he caused her death... +

The lawyer for Alex Reuben McEwan admits his client caused the death Korean exchange student Eunji Ban, who was found beaten to death in a Brisbane park in 2013, but pleads not guilty based on his mental state at the time, a murder trial hears....

 2017-09-25 05:37 

Courier Mail

Symphony to tune up for his grand final... +

CAULFIELD Guineas favourite Royal Symphony will have his first look at Caulfield on Sunday in the Caulfield Guineas Preview (1400m)....

 2017-09-25 05:37 

The Age

ASX fails to fire as bank strength fades... +

Shares ended Monday's session with mild gains, as early strength faded along with share prices in the banking sector....

 2017-09-25 05:36 

9 News

Swastikas left on homes with rainbow flags... +

Swastikas have been painted on three Brisbane homes displaying rainbow flags.Another home, where rainbow flags were flying, had two windows smashed by rocks in a weekend vandalism spree, police said.Anyone with information about the graffiti and damage at...

 2017-09-25 05:36 

Courier Mail

Another cold front heading for Perth... +

THE good news for Perth is that temperatures are picking up after an unusually cold morning. The bad news is that theres another cold front headed our way later in the week. ...

 2017-09-25 05:35 

Courier Mail

Matildas headline 10th W-League... +

THEY are the new darlings of Australian sport and now Matildas players are limbering up to put on a weekly show for football fans in the 10th W-League competition....

 2017-09-25 05:34 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Former NASA chief hails creation of Australian space agency... +

Charles Bolden, the recently retired head of NASA, says he was surprised it took Australia this long to announce a national space agency....

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