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 2020-02-25 19:55 

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No checkout or wallet needed: Amazon opens cashier-less grocery store...

In Amazon's new full-sized supermarket, shoppers can grab milk or eggs and walk out without waiting in line or ever opening their wallets....

 2020-02-25 19:21 

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Driver in fatal Tesla crash was playing video game, say investigators...

Investigators says the driver of a Tesla SUV who died in a Silicon Valley crash two years ago was playing a video game on his smartphone at the time....

 2020-02-25 19:05 

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'Precautionary measure': Harvey Weinstein undergoes hospital treatment...

The former movie producer had been on his way to the Rikers Island jail complex when a medic decided he should be admitted to Bellevue Hospital....

 2020-02-25 18:48 

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Coronavirus spreads in Italy, toll rises, leaders resist border closure...

The Italian Prime Minister has defended his government's handling of an expanding coronavirus cluster....

 2020-02-25 18:34 

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ASX set to dive again as Wall Street plunges on virus warning...

The ASX is poised for more heavy losses as Wall Street tumbled following a warning from health officials that the spread of coronavirus in the United States appears inevitable....

 2020-02-25 13:24 

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A low-fibre diet could lead to high blood pressure: study...

'The study is significant because it identifies for the first time, how dietary fibre directly regulates heart and blood vessel health.'...

 2020-02-25 13:15 

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Seven halts children's production in Australian content quota protest...

The government is under pressure to review content guidelines after Seven halted plans for future children's content and drama production....

 2020-02-25 13:13 

Sydney Morning Herald

Stop calling teens lazy, useless, and entitled if you won't hire them...

Kids are prepared to work, but no one will give them a chance. Employers want uni students, unlimited flexibility, advanced qualifications and extensive experience....

 2020-02-25 13:11 

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Hotel quarantined in Spain's Canary Islands after virus confirmed...

A four-star hotel is in lockdown after a guest tested positive for the new coronavirus, as thousands are expected on the island for carnival festivities....

 2020-02-25 13:06 

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These designers are opening their fashion week shows to the public...

'It's nice to have an element of that but I would never want it to be overshadowed by the fact it's an industry event.'...

 2020-02-25 13:03 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Zonked out': fears over too many prescription drugs in aged care...

The peak bodies for aged care providers and older Australians have united to call for urgent action to address the overuse of psychotropic drugs....

 2020-02-25 13:02 

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Faster journeys on Sydney-Canberra trains among 'priorities'...

Just 1 per cent of people travelling between the two cities use trains because of the slow journeys....

 2020-02-25 13:01 

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Renewable investment tipped to outlive subsidies but growing pains remain...

The Clean Energy Regulator says a second wave of investment in wind and solar power can be unlocked if the electricity grid is upgraded quickly....

 2020-02-25 13:01 

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Governments urged to invest in roads, water, telecoms to protect against natural disasters...

Infrastructure Australia says years of drought and the summer's bushfires have highlighted the need to ensure the nation's infrastructure is more resilient....

 2020-02-25 13:01 

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Royal Women's Hospital joins state health services to oppose religious freedom bill...

The Royal Women's Hospital has joined forces with 13 of the state's leading community health providers in condemning the federal government's religious freedom bill, arguing it prioritises religious views over patient health....

 2020-02-25 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

I sacked Moses: why NRL's best player paid $30,000 to lose his agent...

The man widely regarded the hottest property in the NRL officially no longer has a manager after paying a settlement fee to sever ties with his former agent....

 2020-02-25 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

10,000 academics sign Unisuper divestment petition...

Scientists, professors and university employees have signed a petition asking the sector's default superannuation fund Unisuper to divest from fossil fuel producers....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Australia Day honours are 'not the Logies', says Kennerley...

On Tuesday a bipartisan senate motion was passed condemning comments made by honours recipient Bettina Arndt as having "the potential to bring the Order of Australia, instituted by the Queen, into disrepute"....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Vegemite to be sold to Indian customers through new Amazon Australia store...

Vegemite will be among the Australian products available to shoppers in India as the government jostles to boost Australia's business presence in the region....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

'The stakes are high': Australia urged to do more to avoid China-Taiwan conflict...

Australia has been urged to take a lead role in calming hostilities between China and Taiwan, with a think tank warning a major conflict in the region could trigger an Australian recession....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

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The end of coal-fired power can be managed or messy...

Coal-fired power plants may close more quickly than many expect. We need a plan to transition to a zero-carbon economy....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

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Future on the land can be bright with the right leadership...

Is it any wonder open and informed discussion on reducing emissions is avoided by those without a backbone?...

 2020-02-25 13:00 

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In the Herald: February 26, 1920...

Premier delayed by biplane mishap, Norman Ross's farewell, and the lot of the servant....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

From the Archives, 1975: A grand splash of colour for League fans...

NSW Rugby League officials were hailing colour TV as the greatest boost in the code's history, prompting clubs to unveil a spectacular range of "new look gear" for the 1975 season....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

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Your Daily Horoscope for Wednesday, February 26...

Free daily horoscope for each star sign from renowned Astrologer Hedy Damari. Forecasts for the week ahead in life, love and career....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Pub deals swing into action as demand rises...

Pub sales are on the upward trajectory as owners, occupiers and managers vie to get a foothold into sites that also offer strong development potential....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Former Linfox warehouse sells for $12.5m...

A 10,000 sq m office/warehouse previously used by logistics giant Linfox as a distribution facility has sold for $12.5 million in an off-market transaction....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

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APN to offload Woolies-anchored shopping centre...

APN looks to offload Woolies-anchored Coburg Hill shopping centre....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

City fringe land sales bounce back...

Low interest rates and developer incentives are driving a turnaround in land sales in Melbourne's fringe housing estates, but prices aren't keeping pace....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

The magic of capitalism: you're working less time to buy your daily bread...

To afford a loaf of bread or a litre of milk a century ago you had to work much longer than you do today....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Hewlett Packard signs lease in strong industrial market...

Industrial property values have increased by 40 per cent reflecting the tightening of supply in key Sydney markets....

 2020-02-25 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

The workplace right older workers don't know they have...

Those 55 and over are entitled to flexible work to help them transition to retirement, but why not use this time strategically?...

 2020-02-25 12:55 

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Australia Post delivers short-term executive a large-scale package...

AusPost's strategy sessions 'can get a bit Oprah', source says....

 2020-02-25 12:55 

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New waste crime squad to tackle illegal rubbish and chemical stockpiles...

The Waste Crime Prevention Inspectorate will target cowboys who amass huge quantities of toxic waste, as part of a $71 million crackdown....

 2020-02-25 12:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

Iran official running coronavirus taskforce catches virus...

Iraj Harirchi's diagnosis came a day after he gave a news conference about the coronavirus, during which he was sweating and looked uncomfortable....

 2020-02-25 12:45 

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Gobbo to sue police again, will claim they failed to protect identity...

Nicola Gobbo, who has already cost Victoria Police millions in a legal settlement and thousands in living expenses, is set to sue the force once again....

 2020-02-25 12:42 

Sydney Morning Herald

Sports events hit by the coronavirus epidemic...

A number of international sporting events have either been postponed or cancelled to prevent the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-02-25 12:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

If Arndt knows what chivalry is, she'll give her Order of Australia back...

Bettina Arndt's Order of Australia is under formal review. If she really wants us to believe she is for equality of both genders, she should hand it back....

 2020-02-25 11:56 

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Man dies in Queensland three-vehicle crash...

A motorbike rider has been killed in a three-vehicle collision on the New England Highway at Toowoomba in Queensland....

 2020-02-25 11:48 

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Man charged with murder over killing of Tony Mokbel associate...

The man was arrested in the Springvale in Melbourne's south-east after 4pm on Tuesday....

 2020-02-25 11:46 

Sydney Morning Herald

Best of cartoons, February 26, 2020...

Our talented team of artists, illustrators and cartoonists give us their very own humorous version of the news of the day....

 2020-02-25 11:41 

Sydney Morning Herald

Turnbull warns of 'catastrophic' future if we don't move to net zero...

Malcolm Turnbull has rebuked his former colleagues for ignoring the cost of inaction on climate change, warning of an "apocalyptic scenario"....

 2020-02-25 11:30 

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Target and superquiz, Wednesday, February 26...

Trivia buffs: test your knowledge with today's interactive superquiz and target....

 2020-02-25 11:28 

Sydney Morning Herald

'You could go to two months': IOC heavyweight says time on Games' side...

The International Olympic Committee's longest-serving member says a decision on whether the Tokyo Games will go ahead could be left until May....

 2020-02-25 11:18 

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Idea that boys or girls run in a family debunked by huge study...

It's long been thought that some families are more likely to produce boys or girls, but new research suggests gender is entirely random....

 2020-02-25 11:18 

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Court approves Brisbane townhouse development despite council rejection...

The development attracted 139 submissions arguing against it and the local councillor is "disappointed4; by the decision....

 2020-02-25 11:17 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Mum told young son had died as she rushed to older son in separate accident...

Ipswich teenager Liam Rainbird died while riding his scooter home from school on Friday. He was hit by a ute while crossing the road....

 2020-02-25 11:17 

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More Queensland students pulled from NAPLAN than other states...

A 10-year summary of NAPLAN results shows far more Queensland students are withdrawn from the national testing regime than in any other state....

 2020-02-25 11:11 

Sydney Morning Herald

Smith, Warner to come full circle with Cape Town demons...

Steve Smith and David Warner's first visit to Newlands since the tumultuous 2018 Test series, looms as a significant final step in their rehabilitation....

 2020-02-25 10:59 

Sydney Morning Herald

The innovative power solution SailGP want used in disaster zones...

The global sailing league has set a bold plan to reach zero carbon within five years. And they have a solution to be help disaster zones....

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