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 2017-04-30 22:48 

9 News

Medich murder retrial set for January... +

Sydney developer Ron Medich will face a murder retrial in January, more than eight months after a jury failed to reach a verdict...

 2017-04-30 22:47 

Echo Daily

Drug dog dragnet in Byron Bay... +

A co-ordinated sniffer dog operation in Jonson Street, Byron Bay, on Thursday (April 27) has resulted in five arrests and 11 cannabis cautions. The post Drug dog dragnet in Byron Bay appeared first on Echonetdaily....

 2017-04-30 22:43 

ABC Australia

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Security breach at Government House in Melbourne... +

A police operation is underway at Melbourne's Government House, where a man appears to have been arrested on the roof....

 2017-04-30 22:43 

ABC Australia

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Man arrested on roof of Melbourne's Government House... +

Police arrest a man on the roof of Government House in Melbourne after an apparent security breach....

 2017-04-30 22:41 

9 News

Steck, the 'Swiss Machine', dies near Everest... +

Celebrated Swiss climber Ueli Steck has been killed preparing to climb Mount Everest....

 2017-04-30 22:40 

ABC Australia

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Cost of new direct Perth to London flights defended... +

A Government attack on Qantas over the price of direct flights to London demonstrates a lack of understanding of airline fees and markets, the State Opposition says....

 2017-04-30 22:40 

Radio Australia

Qantas, Opposition defend cost of new direct Perth to London flights... +

A Government attack on Qantas over the price of direct flights to London demonstrates a lack of understanding of airline fees and markets, the State Opposition says....

 2017-04-30 22:30 

9 News

Cyclone hit Queenslanders get $25m in help... +

Queenslanders affected by Tropical Cyclone Debbie have received more than $25 million from the state and federal government....

 2017-04-30 22:27 

9 News

Older workers expect to return with debt... +

A new report says 46 per cent of older working Australians expect to retire owing money on credit cards, mortgages and unpaid bills....

 2017-04-30 22:26 

9 News

[ World ]

Fiance of woman arrested in Colombia says she's a 'kind and loving' person... +

The fianc of an Adelaide woman who is being held in a Colombian prison after 5.8kg worth of cocaine was found in her luggage has spoken out, insisting she is innocent....

 2017-04-30 22:25 

ABC Australia

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Property and payroll taxes boost Victorian budget surplus... +

The Victorian Treasurer says tomorrow's state budget will include a forecast surplus of $8.3 billion over the next four years due as a result of windfalls from the property market and payroll tax....

 2017-04-30 22:25 

Radio Australia

Miss Africa Darwin: Migrant women's mission to prove black is beautiful... +

The Miss Africa Darwin beauty pageant aims to showcase role models for migrant women and girls in the community who may not see themselves as beautiful, as organisers say skin bleaching has become a worrying trend....

 2017-04-30 22:22 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Porte hauls in deficit to win Tour de Romandie... +

Richie Porte continues to fire warning shots ahead of the Tour de France, this time hauling in a substantial deficit to win the Tour de Romandie in Switzerland....

 2017-04-30 22:22 

Radio Australia

Richie Porte wins Tour de Romandie, hauling in 19-second deficit from Simon Yates... +

Richie Porte continues to fire warning shots ahead of the Tour de France, this time hauling in a substantial deficit to win the Tour de Romandie in Switzerland....

 2017-04-30 22:21 

Echo Daily

Weapon in instrument case leads police to Wooyung... +

Police have arrested a 37-year-old Wooyung man after the chance discovery of a musical instrument case on the roadside at Mullumbimby last year. The post Weapon in instrument case leads police to Wooyung appeared first on Echonetdaily....

 2017-04-30 22:17 

ABC Australia

[ Northern Territory ]

'Black is beautiful' say migrant women competing in Miss Africa Darwin... +

The Miss Africa Darwin beauty pageant aims to showcase role models for migrant women and girls in the community who may not see themselves as beautiful, as organisers say skin bleaching has become a worrying trend....

 2017-04-30 22:14 

ABC Australia

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Four decades of friendship for ballet's Li Cunxin and Ben Stevenson... +

It is nearly 40 years since Li Cunxin, one of the world's most famous ballet stars and subject of the film Mao's Last Dancer, met renowned choreographer Ben Stevenson....

 2017-04-30 22:11 

The Australian

Life-saving drugs lose hefty price-tags... +

A life-changing drug for young Australians with cystic fibrosis will now be available at a fraction of the cost....

 2017-04-30 22:11 

The Australian

SA police officer shot in leg with arrow... +

A police officer has been shot in the leg with an arrow during a standoff in Adelaide....

 2017-04-30 22:10 

The Australian

At least seven killed as tornadoes hit US... +

Powerful storms have caused flooding and tornadoes across the south-central United States, killing at least seven people....

 2017-04-30 22:08 

Radio Australia

Cassie Sainsbury: Adelaide woman charged with drug trafficking in Colombia was framed, family says... +

The mother of an Adelaide woman who has been arrested and charged in Colombia for allegedly trafficking 5.8 kilograms of cocaine maintains her daughter is innocent and hits out at those who she says have framed her....

 2017-04-30 22:06 

ABC Australia

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'I've had enough of dividing lines': Husic on being Australia's first Muslim MP... +

In the first of a series on the foundational beliefs that drive our federal politicians, Australia's first Muslim MP Ed Husic says he didn't enter politics to represent just one faith he wants to represent people of all faiths....

 2017-04-30 22:06 

Radio Australia

Donald Trump reaches out to Asian allies to tackle North Korean threat, says 'warfare trumps trade'... +

US President Donald Trump is reaching out to allies in Asia to discuss the North Korean threat, saying "trade is important, but massive warfare trumps trade"....

 2017-04-30 22:06 

Radio Australia

Keeping the faith: Muslim MP Ed Husic on why religion and politics do mix... +

In the first of a series on the foundational beliefs that drive our federal politicians, Australia's first Muslim MP Ed Husic says he didn't enter politics to represent just one faith he wants to represent people of all faiths....

 2017-04-30 22:05 

Echo Daily

Man who fell out of car now on drugs charges... +

Police have charged a man who crashed his car into a tree at Chinderah and then fall out of it onto the ground with multiple drugs charges. The post Man who fell out of car now on drugs charges appeared first on Echonetdaily....

 2017-04-30 22:01 

Courier Mail

ScoMo positive ahead of Budget... +

TREASURER Scott Morrison is optimistic Australia will keep its coveted AAA credit rating after he hands down his second budget next week....

 2017-04-30 22:00 

Courier Mail

Heritage-listed with subdivision potential... +

ONE-HUNDRED and forty years of history has hit the market in Lethbridge....

 2017-04-30 21:59 

Courier Mail

Warner hammers ton to move to top of the charts... +

A blistering 126 off 59 balls from David Warner carried defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad to an emphatic 48-run victory over Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League....

 2017-04-30 21:58 

Courier Mail

Married Roxy spotted kissing ex-boyfriend... +

AFTER months of speculation about the state of her marriage, embattled publicist Roxy Jacenko has been spotted kissing ex-boyfriend Nabil Gazal while her husband, disgraced former banker Oliver Curtis, languishes in jail....

 2017-04-30 21:57 

Courier Mail

Video: Masons hilarious brainfade... +

SCOTT Pendlebury says the Magpies will teach Mason Cox how to handball this week....

 2017-04-30 21:56 

9 News

Anti-vaxxers to lose $28 a fortnight... +

The federal government has announced it will reduce family payments by $28 a fortnight if parents don't vaccinate their children....

 2017-04-30 21:55 

9 News

No promises for small states in GST review... +

Finance Minister Mathias Cormann is making no promises to smaller states ahead of a productivity commission review into the distribution of the GST....

 2017-04-30 21:48 

9 News

[ World ]

US paramedic publicly scolds tailgating driver... +

A US paramedic who was fed up with a driver tailgating him while on an emergency run has stopped his rig mid-ride to unleash a public scolding....

 2017-04-30 21:47 

Radio Australia

Cassie Sainsbury: Adelaide woman charged with drug trafficking in Colombia was framed, family say... +

The mother of an Adelaide woman who has been arrested and charged in Colombia for allegedly trafficking 5.8 kilograms of cocaine maintains her daughter is innocent and hits out at those who she says have framed her....

 2017-04-30 21:47 

Courier Mail

Finance news you need to know today... +

HERE are nine things making news in business and finance today....

 2017-04-30 21:45 

ABC Australia

[ Tasmania ]

Tasmanian Government vows to stop changes to 'fair' GST carve-up... +

Premier Will Hodgman says he will fight "tooth and nail" to block any proposal to change the GST revenue distribution....

 2017-04-30 21:43 

9 News

[ World ]

Hero truckie serves up street-style justice on infamous Colombian car thief... +

An alleged member of one of Colombia's most notorious auto theft crews was poleaxed by a quick-witted truck driver who flattened the fleeing robber with his door....

 2017-04-30 21:43 

Courier Mail

Set on fire, Nicole gives family a sign... +

A YOUNG Hobart woman whose boyfriend allegedly doused her in accelerant and set her on fire is responding to sound and moving her limbs, her family says....

 2017-04-30 21:41 

9 News

Security emergency at Vic Government House... +

A shirtless man has been arrested on the roof of Government House in Melbourne....

 2017-04-30 21:40 

9 News

Man arrested on roof of Government House in Melbourne... +

Police have arrested a man on the roof of Government House in Melbourne....

 2017-04-30 21:40 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

Nyupun the spirit animal program teaching Indigenous children their culture... +

At Horsham Primary School in Victoria's north-west, Indigenous children are proudly sharing knowledge about their totem animals....

 2017-04-30 21:39 

ABC Australia

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'I didn't do it mum', Adelaide woman tells family after cocaine trafficking charge... +

The mother of an Adelaide woman who has been arrested and charged in Colombia for allegedly trafficking 5.8 kilograms of cocaine maintains her daughter is innocent and hits out at those who she says have framed her....

 2017-04-30 21:38 

9 News

Man with fake gun charged over Qld siege... +

A man will front a Brisbane court on Monday, accused of pointing a fake gun at police during a standoff at a Windsor unit complex....

 2017-04-30 21:35 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

Sydney weather: Warm and sunny start to the week... +
 2017-04-30 21:34 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

'Camel whisperer' walking 19 camels from the outback to the ocean... +

Armed with swags and 20 tins of spaghetti each, a family has set off to walk 19 rare white camels across the desert to raise awareness of youth suicide....

 2017-04-30 21:33 

The Age

$267m bonanza: Google CEO doubles his pay... +

Alphabet Inc. can't seem to stop heaping massive pay packages on Google's Sundar Pichai....

 2017-04-30 21:30 

The Age

$267m bonanza: Google CEO doubles his pay... +

Alphabet Inc. can't seem to stop heaping massive pay packages on Google's Sundar Pichai....

 2017-04-30 21:24 

9 News

Morrison coy on returning balanced budget... +

Federal treasurer Scott Morrison says we'll have to wait a week to see if the government is planning to return a balanced budget....

 2017-04-30 21:11 

The Australian

US closer to deal to avoid govt shutdown... +

Top Capitol Hill negotiators are reporting progress toward a long-sought agreement on a massive $US1 trillion ($A1.3 trillion)-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day operations of virtually every federal agency through October 1....

 2017-04-30 21:10 

The Australian

PM honours servicemen from Coral Sea... +

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has thanked the Australian and American servicemen who fought in the pivotal World War Two Battle of the Coral Sea on behalf of the generations who followed....

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