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 2019-09-17 12:23 

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Employers create jobs for ‘the right type of young person’...

Mark Hands, CEO of Australian Industry Trade College, says employers everywhere will create a job for "the right type of young person". Speaking to Sky News he explains the independent school he helped found and describes how they have helped 2,00...

 2019-09-17 12:19 

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Baby joy for Rory and Bel Sloane...

Crows star Rory Sloane and his wife Belinda are over the moon after the birth of their son on Monday....

 2019-09-17 12:13 

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Australian mining needs 21,000 new workers by 2024 to fill ‘mini-boom’...

Mining projects will require 21,000 new workers including engineers, geologists and tradies the over the next five years to meet growing demand, according to a report from the Australian Mines and Metals Association. More than half of those workers will b...

 2019-09-17 12:06 

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Family says justice is done after teen driver jailed for killing WA grandma...

The family of 91-year-old Dorothy Smith who was killed in a crash last year speak outside the WA District Court after Leeanna Sharon Ferguson was sentenced over the incident. Ferguson was sentenced to two years in prison but it was partially suspended, me...

 2019-09-17 11:14 

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Why Survivor star had ‘so much to lose’...

Pia Miranda has just taken home the title of sole Survivor and a tidy $500,000 — but the Aussie actress told news.com.au today she was feeling "mixed emotions"....

 2019-09-17 11:14 

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Australian Survivor winner crowned...

Pia Miranda has been crowned the winner of Australian Survivor 2019, scoring a clean sweep of votes following a brutal final challenge the actress compared to childbirth....

 2019-09-17 11:10 

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Victim Thrown to Ground in Maryland Gas Station Carjacking...

A motorist suffered serious injuries during a late-night carjacking on Friday, September 6, in Germantown, Maryland, after he pulled in to a gas station and left his engine running while in the store. An 18-year-old male and 16-year-old female were charge...

 2019-09-17 11:10 

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South Korea on high alert after swine fever found...

South Korea's farms are on high alert after the first case of swine fever was found there. Now officials hope to avoid the fate of China, where hundreds of millions of hogs could be lost. David Pollard reports....

 2019-09-17 11:10 

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Banning of Endeavour replica in NZ town is ‘immature’...

Indigenous leader Warren Mundine says it's "a bit immature" for Indigenous leaders in the New Zealand town of Mangonui to ban an Australian replica of Captain James Cook's ship Endeavour from landing. The ship is circumnavigating New Zeala...

 2019-09-17 10:55 

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NSW politicians ‘schemed’ abortion bill before state election: Joyce...

Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce says New South Wales politicians were planning the controversial abortion bill before the state election in March yet it was not made public. On Monday three rebellious state Liberal MPs announced they would move...

 2019-09-17 10:49 

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Canberra ‘doesn’t know difference’ between Chinese ownership and investment...

Sky News host Alan Jones says Canberra "doesn't know the difference" between Chinese ownership and investment when it comes to China. The broadcaster noted that China owns 29 per cent of Australian foreign-owned farmland and "a lot of this...

 2019-09-17 10:33 

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Serial public masturbator ‘craved the rush’...

A thrill-seeking security guard terrorised Brisbane women for four years by masturbating naked or semi-naked in front of them on footpaths, at bus stops and in bushes....

 2019-09-17 10:29 

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Johnson to find out if he broke law...

Britain's Brexit battle is heading to the country's top court....

 2019-09-17 10:16 

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Not this time - Toby Greene to miss the preliminary final...

September 17, 2019. The AFL tribunal upholds the suspension against GWS troublemaker Toby Greene. While GWS head of football Wayne Campell makes a statement to the media, Greene attempts to sneak out a back door that doesn't exist before getting lost ...

 2019-09-17 10:11 

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Tuesday’s top stories from across the Illawarra...

All the latest news from across the Illawarra....

 2019-09-17 10:11 

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Sean Spicer 'spices up' Dancing with the Stars...

Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer donned a lime green shirt to dance to the Spice Girls on Monday (September 16), amid controversy over his appearance on Dancing with the Stars. Rough cut (no reporter narration)...

 2019-09-17 10:11 

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US Cancer Survivor Becomes First to Swim the English Channel Four Times Back-to-Back...

A US woman has become the first person to swim the English Channel four times back-to-back, just a year after completing breast cancer treatment. Sarah Thomas, a 37-year-old from Colorado, told the BBC, "I'm pretty tired right now," after comi...

 2019-09-17 10:11 

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Sports Now: Around the grounds...

Rabbitohs captain Sam Burgess has no intention to limit his aggression after serving a one-game ban after a hair pull and Manly skipper Daly Cherry-Evans has fired a warning to South Sydney ahead of Friday night's sudden-death semi at ANZ and two Asto...

 2019-09-17 10:05 

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Deadly Blast Rocks Charikar As Afghan President Holds Nearby Rally...

At least 24 people were killed in a suicide attack near a rally held by Afghan president Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, September 17, according to hospital officials cited by 1TV, with dozens more injured. The blast took place in Charikar, the capital of Afghan...

 2019-09-17 10:02 

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WeWork's troubled market debut is delayed...

WeWork owner The We Company said on Monday it's walked away from preparations for an IPO this month, which comes amid concerns it could get snubbed by investors. Instead, the office-sharing startup is expected to hit Wall Street by the end of the year...

 2019-09-17 10:01 

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Govt ‘sitting on its hands’ when it comes to the bush...

Social commentator Prue MacSween says a National Party discussion about changing the rules around how the Senate is elected so regional Australia can be better represented is a "great idea". Ms MacSween told Sky News "one of the things that I ...

 2019-09-17 10:00 

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Hurricane Humberto Predicted to Strengthen on Approach to Bermuda...

The National Weather Service (NWS) warned on September 17 that Humberto was likely to strengthen into a major hurricane before skirting Bermuda late the following day. The NWS said that Humberto was displaying maximum sustained winds of 90 miles per hour ...

 2019-09-17 10:00 

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McEvoy has positive mail on Despatch...

Tony McEvoy hasn't been able to work out yet whether Despatch can run 1400m but he's happy to give him one more chance at the distance in this Saturday's Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield....

 2019-09-17 09:53 

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A-list couple spark wedding rumours...

Did JLaw tie the knot?...

 2019-09-17 09:47 

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Sacked car workers shift gears...

At least four out of five Australian car manufacturing workers retrenched following the closure of Holden, Ford and Toyota plants are back working....

 2019-09-17 09:46 

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Surfing legend speaks after coma...

Surfing legend Sunny Garcia is speaking to family after finally waking from a coma, five months after he was found unconscious in his Oregon home after what was reported as an attempt to take his own life....

 2019-09-17 09:41 

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‘A highly subsidised green energy market is not a free market’...

The Australian's Jennifer Oriel says a there's a "purist line" that Liberals shouldn't interfere in the free energy market but noted that Australia's "highly subsidised green market is not a free market". Instead, she said,...

 2019-09-17 09:40 

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'Farm Army' volunteers assisting struggling farmers...

Parts of regional Queensland and New South Wales could run out of water as early as November with data showing the worst-case scenario for the state of NSW if there is no rain or government intervention. Figures from Water NSW show, without significant ra...

 2019-09-17 09:39 

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Roosters tripped up at NRL juduicary...

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves will miss the Sydney Roosters' preliminary final after being found guilty of a trip at the NRL judiciary....

 2019-09-17 09:39 

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Carrie’s hilarious Order of Australia blunder...

It was an immensely proud moment for Carrie Bickmore today as she formally received her hard-earned OAM medal ... before promptly losing it in the carpark....

 2019-09-17 09:31 

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Giants double blow as star banned...

Star GWS forward Toby Greene is out of the side's preliminary final against Collingwood after failing to have his one-match ban for making unreasonable or unnecessary contact to the eye region of Brisbane Lions midfielder Lachie Neale overturned....

 2019-09-17 09:30 

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Three Reasons the U.S. Could Be Less Likely to Defend Saudi Arabia...

Fears of a military conflict between the U.S. and Iran are high following an attack on a critical Saudi oil facility Saturday. WSJ's Gerald F. Seib highlights three reasons the U.S. is less likely than it once was to defend Saudi Arabia if that happen...

 2019-09-17 09:30 

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Where Your Old Cardboard Boxes End Up...

With more people shopping online, there's a lot more cardboard in the recycling stream these days. Here's a look at where all those discarded Amazon boxes go -- it's farther than you might think....

 2019-09-17 09:28 

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Climate advocate Flannery a ‘symbol of the professional fear-monger’...

Sky News host Andrew Bolt says outspoken climate change activist Tim Flannery is "the perfect symbol of the death of reason" and "the rise of the professional fear-monger". Mr Bolt noted that Mr Flannery is a mammal expert, not a climate s...

 2019-09-17 09:20 

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Journo ‘blown away’ by festival sight...

Tom Tilley's European tour of festival pill testing techniques left him with one searing memory....

 2019-09-17 09:11 

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NBN proposes broadband discounts, rules out ‘Netflix tax’...

The National Broadband Network has effectively announced a proposed lower wholesale price for the...

 2019-09-17 09:10 

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California Deputies Help Shoo Mountain Lion Out of Bathroom Window...

A mountain lion "broke in" to a California home on September 15, where it took refuge in an upstairs bathroom, authorities reported. Footage by Tuolumne County Sheriff shows deputies helping Fish and Wildlife officers shoo the animal out of the wi...

 2019-09-17 09:09 

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300kg timber stack falls on worker’s head...

A teenager is in hospital with serious injuries after he was hit on the head by a stack of falling timber at a worksite in Sydney's southwest this morning....

 2019-09-17 09:07 

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Will & Grace star addresses feud rumours...

Rumours of an alleged feud between Will & Grace co-stars, Debra Messing and Megan Mullally, have been swirling for months, and Eric McCormack is putting them to rest....

 2019-09-17 09:06 

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Fast News: Today's top stories...

Lawyers for George Pell have sought special leave to have his conviction over child sexual abuse in 1996 and 1997 overturned, New South Wales Sports Minister John Sidoti has stood aside from cabinet pending an ICAC investigation, a parliamentary inquiry w...

 2019-09-17 08:48 

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Big mistake Trump must avoid on Iran...

Donald Trump is facing growing pressure to strike Iran....

 2019-09-17 08:41 

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Hong Kong Train Derailment Leaves Passengers Injured...

A train derailed, injuring passengers, as it was pulling into a station in Kowloon, Hong Kong, on the morning of Tuesday, September 17. Officials who responded to the incident at Hung Hom station said that eight people were injured, local media reported. ...

 2019-09-17 08:35 

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Tennessee Officers Commended for Stopping Man Jumping Off Bridge...

Two Tennessee law enforcement officers have been praised for the lightning reflexes they showed on April 8 as they reacted almost instantly to catch a man who tried to leap from a Knoxville bridge. Knox County Sheriff Tom Spangler commended the work of a ...

 2019-09-17 08:33 

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Trump rallies to flip New Mexico, a state he lost...

President Donald Trump vowed at a rally in New Mexico on Monday to win the longtime Democratic stronghold state in the November 2020 U.S. election. Ryan Brooks reports....

 2019-09-17 08:28 

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‘Hard to see’ Gladys Berejiklian’s leadership recovering...

Sky News host Peta Credlin says "spill motion or not, today it's hard to see Gladys Berejiklian's leadership recovering" due to her "poor judgement" in backing "a green-left take" on abortion. A spill motion against the New...

 2019-09-17 08:21 

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Six thousand at children’s festival...

More than 6000 people, many wearing beautiful costumes, attended the annual Vietnamese Tet Trung Thu Children's Festival at C.J. Greenfield Park, Richlands....

 2019-09-17 08:09 

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Hong Kong activists seek support in U.S. Congress...

Hong Kong singer and activist Denise Ho will testify with Joshua Wong and other activists in Washington on Tuesday to call on U.S. lawmakers and businesses to criticize Beijing's actions in Hong Kong. Ryan Brooks reports....

 2019-09-17 08:09 

Courier Mail

Special Report...

WATCH: At least 40 fire crews are on the ground in south east Queensland working to strengthen containment lines....

 2019-09-17 08:06 

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Wild weather: After the fires comes the rain...

GUSTY storms are moving through southeast Queensland, with thousands of lightning strikes but heavier-than-expected rainfall in areas hit by bushfires....

 2019-09-17 08:02 

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Big stick bill would give treasurer ‘extraordinary power’...

Australian Energy Council CEO Sarah McNamara says the big stick energy bill would give the treasurer "extraordinary power" by granting the ability to set the terms and length of a contract for an energy company. The government has positioned itsel...

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