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 2016-05-30 21:57 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Dead man's parents intend to oppose any bid to use son's sperm... +

The parents of a Toowoomba man who had his testes removed after he died last month will oppose any attempt by their son's fianc to use his sperm....

 2016-05-30 21:53 

ABC Australia

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Elderly patient's surgery delay sign of 'growing gaps in health service'... +

The case of an elderly woman forced to wait several days for surgery on a broken leg is indicative of growing gaps in the public health service, the WA Health Consumers' Council says....

 2016-05-30 21:53 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Rain allows Channel Country property Nappa Merrie to restock... +

A Channel Country property wants to double cattle numbers, following recent rain....

 2016-05-30 21:51 

9 News

Sydney teacher accused of assaulting girl... +

A 49-year-old male teacher has been charged over the indecent assault of a 12-year-old Sydney school girl....

 2016-05-30 21:44 

ABC Australia

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China lodges 'stern representations' over Indonesia's seizure of fishing boat... +

China protests Indonesia's seizure of a boat and the detention of its Chinese crew for what Jakarta claims is illegal fishing off its Natuna Islands waters....

 2016-05-30 21:44 

Radio Australia

Election 2016: Labor makes billion-dollar tourism pledge; Coalition focuses on childhood cancers... +

Bill Shorten will today announce a $1 billion plan to boost tourism in northern Australia, while Malcolm Turnbull will promise $20 million to identify childhood cancer genes....

 2016-05-30 21:44 

Radio Australia

Indonesia seizes Chinese fishing boat and crew in escalating Natuna Islands row... +

China protests Indonesia's seizure of a boat and the detention of its Chinese crew for what Jakarta claims is illegal fishing off its Natuna Islands waters....

 2016-05-30 21:43 

9 News

[ World ]

Furious Belgian smashes outgoing boyfriend's car with guitar... +

A luxury car, an acoustic guitar and personal dignity were the immediate casualties of a messy break-up in the Belgian city of Diest, which proved an irresistible piece of street theatre for passers-by....

 2016-05-30 21:43 

The Age

Big four banks 'more vulnerable' than they seem... +

The balance sheets of the big four banks are far more vulnerable than they may seem on the surface, and that means Australia is, too. ...

 2016-05-30 21:42 

ABC Australia

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Games cyclist onto her third sport for Australia... +

Jess Gallagher is on track to become the first Australian to win summer and winter Paralympic medals after being handed her ticket to the Rio Games in the cycling team....

 2016-05-30 21:41 

news.com.au

Mother’s terror as dog mauls her son... +

WHEN Melissa Lyons saw a dog going in for the kill as it mauled her two-year-old son she threw herself on the boy to save him. ...

 2016-05-30 21:41 

news.com.au

NZ dollar static as holidays limit trading... +

The New Zealand dollar was little changed as investors questioned whether the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates next month, with holidays in the US and UK keeping a lid on trading volumes....

 2016-05-30 21:41 

news.com.au

Search resumes for woman taken by crocodile... +

AS THE search resumes for a woman feared dead after she was attacked by a crocodile in far north Queensland, the local MP has slammed her decision to go for the late-night swim....

 2016-05-30 21:41 

news.com.au

Aust family wins reprieve to stay in UK... +

An Australian family threatened with deportation from Scotland has been allowed to remain in the UK until August - but refused the right to work, their MP says....

 2016-05-30 21:41 

news.com.au

RUSH HOUR: The stories you need to know today... +

Live: rush hour...

 2016-05-30 21:40 

Radio Australia

Rye Hunt: Owner of Copacabana apartment questioned by Brazilian police... +

Australian man Rye Hunt checked into an apartment at Copacabana on the afternoon he disappeared from Rio International Airport, his family says....

 2016-05-30 21:40 

Radio Australia

Harambe the gorilla: Cincinnati Zoo says shooting was the right decision... +

The Cincinnati Zoo stands by its decision to shoot western lowland gorilla Harambe, saying the ape was clearly agitated, disoriented, and hurting a boy who fell into its enclosure....

 2016-05-30 21:36 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Live: Labor makes billion-dollar tourism pledge... +

Bill Shorten will today announce a $1 billion plan to boost tourism in northern Australia, while Malcolm Turnbull will promise $20 million to identify childhood cancer genes. Follow all the political developments live....

 2016-05-30 21:35 

The West Australian

Man charged over alleged killings of partner and children had shared anti-domestic violence messages... +
 2016-05-30 21:35 

The West Australian

Coral Bay search for fishermen resumes after belongings found... +
 2016-05-30 21:32 

9 News

Truck driver dies in Qld rollover... +

A truck driver has died after his semi-trailer rolled at a Bruce Highway on-ramp north of Brisbane....

 2016-05-30 21:31 

ABC Australia

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Elderly woman missing after fire destroys Gold Coast house... +

An elderly woman is feared dead after fire destroys her home on Queensland's Gold Coast....

 2016-05-30 21:31 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Body found inside Gold Coast house destroyed by fire... +

A body is found after a fire destroyed an elderly woman's home on Queensland's Gold Coast....

 2016-05-30 21:30 

Echo Daily

Grow a beard, plant a tree... +

Facial hair has often been partnered with good causes think Movember and Shave for a Cure but this one has to be unique. The post Grow a beard, plant a tree appeared first on Echonetdaily....

 2016-05-30 21:30 

ABC Australia

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Man injured in Perth drive-by shooting... +

A man survives a drive-by shooting at Hammond Park, in Perth's southern suburbs, that is believed to be bikie-related....

 2016-05-30 21:22 

Northern Rivers Echo

SOAPBOX: Is this election deliberately boring?... +

IS IT just me or is this the most boring Federal Election campaign weve had in decades?...

 2016-05-30 21:22 

Northern Rivers Echo

Aurizon work to bring Gladstone road to stand still... +

WORK on Aurizon rail line running through Gladstone to bring road to a standstill....

 2016-05-30 21:22 

Northern Rivers Echo

Bowen Basin solar farm may be on Adani radar... +

ISAAC Regional Council Mayor Anne Baker believes the Bowen Basin would be an ideal location for a rumoured Adani Enterprises solar farm....

 2016-05-30 21:21 

Northern Rivers Echo

The earthmoving firm cutting carbon emissions... +

ITS not every day a local company can lay claim to being the first in Australia to embrace cutting edge machine technology....

 2016-05-30 21:21 

Radio Australia

Man on triple murder charge over bodies of woman, children found at Hillier... +

A man is charged with three counts of murder in what police say was a domestic violence incident after they found the bodies of two children and a woman at a house in Adelaide's north....

 2016-05-30 21:21 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Election 2016: What you missed last night... +

Short on time? To make sure you're not left out, let us bring you up to speed on all the election news from last night....

 2016-05-30 21:21 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Fire destroys Marrickville furniture factory... +

Fire investigators work to determine the cause of a blaze that gutted a Sydney furniture factory overnight....

 2016-05-30 21:20 

9 News

[ World ]

Russian aggression real and serious: NATO... +

NATO's parliamentary assembly on Monday called on members of the Western military alliance to be ready to respond to the ...

 2016-05-30 21:19 

9 News

Day 23 of the federal election campaign... +

Movements, announcements and stuff-ups from Day 23 of the federal election campaign....

 2016-05-30 21:19 

ABC Australia

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Apartment owner questioned over Rye Hunt disappearance... +

Australian man Rye Hunt checking into an apartment at Copacabana on the afternoon he disappeared from Rio International Airport, his family says....

 2016-05-30 21:19 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Rio apartment owner questioned over disappearance of Australian... +

Missing man Rye Hunt checked into an apartment at Copacabana after taking a taxi from Rio International Airport, his family says....

 2016-05-30 21:18 

Northern Rivers Echo

NSW child assault pastor granted bail to live in Rocky... +

A NSW pastor has been granted bail to live in the Rockhampton region after pleading guilty to committing an indecent act on a young girl....

 2016-05-30 21:18 

Northern Rivers Echo

He broke a vow for her... +

TWENTY years ago Adrian Flikweert vowed hed never marry again....

 2016-05-30 21:18 

Northern Rivers Echo

ATM operating systems need security updates... +

Barnaby jack is the Kiwi who first hacked into an ATM....

 2016-05-30 21:18 

Northern Rivers Echo

Milk: Five reasons to raise a glass on June 1... +

AUSTRALIANS love their milk, consuming on average 105 litres per year....

 2016-05-30 21:16 

Northern Rivers Echo

OPINION: Can't stay away from work in digital age... +

CHECKING emails and texts at night or on the weekend has become all too common for workers...

 2016-05-30 21:16 

Northern Rivers Echo

Tributes flow for young horse riding star... +

12-YEAR-OLD Billie Kinder, formerly of the Whitsundays, was killed in a horse riding accident yesterday....

 2016-05-30 21:15 

Northern Rivers Echo

One-armed surfer wows on world tour... +

While Sunshine Coaster Keely Andrew was eliminated from the Fiji Pro, a Hawaii shark attack survivor beat several of the globe's best surfers....

 2016-05-30 21:15 

Northern Rivers Echo

Mum whose son caused a gorilla to die, defends herself... +

That was the response of Michelle Gregg, the mother whose child fell into a gorilla enclosure and led staff to shoot and kill the 400-lb animal....

 2016-05-30 21:15 

Northern Rivers Echo

Mt Everest climber blames himself for wife's death... +

THE husband of an Australian university lecturer who died climbing Mount Everest has said he blames [himself] after leaving her behind...

 2016-05-30 21:15 

Northern Rivers Echo

Preacher who said women 'deserved rape' bashed... +

A STREET preacher in Arizona who held up a sign saying You deserve to be raped was hit over the head with a baseball bat...

 2016-05-30 21:13 

The Australian

NZ dollar static as holidays limit trading... +

The New Zealand dollar was little changed as investors questioned whether the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates next month, with holidays in the US and UK keeping a lid on trading volumes....

 2016-05-30 21:12 

The Australian

Aust family wins reprieve to stay in UK... +

An Australian family threatened with deportation from Scotland has been allowed to remain in the UK until August - but refused the right to work, their MP says....

 2016-05-30 21:12 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Cincinnati Zoo 'would make the same decision' to shoot gorilla... +

The Cincinnati Zoo stands by its decision to shoot western lowland gorilla Harambe, saying the ape was clearly agitated, disoriented, and hurting a boy who fell into its enclosure....

 2016-05-30 21:12 

Radio Australia

Harambe the gorilla: Cincinnati Zoo 'would make the same decision' to shoot... +

The Cincinnati Zoo stands by its decision to shoot western lowland gorilla Harambe, saying the ape was clearly agitated, disoriented, and hurting a boy who fell into its enclosure....

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