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 2020-04-09 21:12 

The Age

Wall Street wraps up best week since 1974 on latest Fed stunner...

The Federal Reserve's latest titanic effort to support the economy through the coronavirus outbreak helps the S&P 500 record its best week in more than 45 years....

 2020-04-09 21:11 

The Australian

Woman caught on camera abusing Sydney retail worker in 'racially-motivated attack'...

A woman has been filmed screaming at a retail worker in Sydney's south in what appears to be a racially-motivated attack. Onlookers captured the moment the shopper yelled "go back to China" - to staff, outside a Telstra store at Westfield Mira...

 2020-04-09 21:11 

The Australian

Why Biden will be haunted by Sanders...

Joe Biden will be the Democratic presidential nominee to take on Donald Trump but the ghost of Bernie Sanders will continue to haunt him despite Sanders quitting the race....

 2020-04-09 21:09 

The Australian

Highway bridge collapses in northern Italy...

A 400-metre highway bridge in northern Italy collapsed on Wednesday, but only one person was injured in what has been dubbed "a near-miss tragedy."...

 2020-04-09 21:09 

The Australian

Singapore logs biggest daily jump in cases...

Singapore's Health Ministry confirmed 142 new coronavirus infections on Wednesday for a total of 1,623, the biggest daily increase yet, and said a seventh person had died after testing positive for the disease....

 2020-04-09 21:09 

The Australian

Pell says prison life 'not too bad'...

Smiling and laughing, Cardinal George Pell has revealed life behind bars was "not too bad"....

 2020-04-09 21:09 

The Australian

Woman gouges NSW supermarket worker's eyes...

A woman has allegedly spat in a supermarket worker's face and gouged her eyes after being denied entry to a store on the NSW South Coast....

 2020-04-09 21:09 

The Australian

UK's Jewish Chronicle to seek liquidation...

Britain's Jewish Chronicle, which describes itself as the world's oldest Jewish newspaper, is to seek liquidation, one of the most high profile media casualties from the coronavirus pandemic that has led to a collapse in advertising spend....

 2020-04-09 21:08 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'We just have to keep being boring': Why your coronavirus lockdown can't end...

Leading health experts say the looming winter flu season means the country's tough social-distancing laws won't be lifted for several months despite the number of confirmed coronavirus cases stabilising....

 2020-04-09 21:07 

news.com.au

EU ministers seal virus rescue plan deal...

EU finance ministers have agreed on half-a-trillion euros worth of support for their coronavirus-battered economies after weeks of wrangling....

 2020-04-09 21:06 

news.com.au

More time for Vic owners affected by road...

People whose properties will make way for a $16 billion toll road in Melbourne have more time to begin the formal acquisition process because of the coronavirus....

 2020-04-09 21:06 

news.com.au

Schools to open in term 2 in NT...

Term two will go ahead for Northern Territory school students with education compulsory and children expected to physically attend unless otherwise advised....

 2020-04-09 21:06 

news.com.au

Famous Apollo 13 quotes from Hollywood...

Apollo 13's best known quotes originated not in space or Mission Control, but in Hollywood....

 2020-04-09 21:06 

news.com.au

U2 donates to Irish medical workers...

Irish rock band U2 has donated 10 million euros ($A17.6 million) to aid the fight against coronavirus in Ireland, local media reports say....

 2020-04-09 21:06 

news.com.au

Highest-ever resolution images of sun...

British researchers have collaborated with NASA to unveil the highest-ever resolution images of the sun....

 2020-04-09 21:06 

news.com.au

Timeline of Tanya Day's death and inquest...

WHAT HAPPENED TO TANYA DAY:...

 2020-04-09 21:06 

news.com.au

Renters, landlords still seek virus relief...

Relief for residential tenants and landlords is on the way but may look different in every state and territory....

 2020-04-09 21:04 

Courier Mail

More than 600,000 Australians apply for early access to their super funds...

More than 600,000 Australians have registered their interest in drawing from their superannuation funds during the first week of applications. The government predicts more than a million people will ask for early access to their super.. The scheme is alre...

 2020-04-09 21:03 

Courier Mail

Seafood markets flooded with shoppers for Good Friday...

Thousands of Australians are heading to seafood markets in search of a Good Friday feast - despite messages to stay at home. While markets have not been forced to close, shoppers have been urged to adhere to the government's strict social distancing m...

 2020-04-09 21:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Imagine changing a child's life in one weekend. That's what these carers do...

Respite foster carers are working farmers and they are retired old ladies. They are desperately needed, go vastly unnoticed and offer a wealth of love and investment in children who need it most....

 2020-04-09 21:00 

9 News

Sydney Fish Market open for Easter - but with strict rules...

Sydney Fish Market will still open its doors for what is usually one its busiest days of the year but strict social distancing measures will be in place because of coronavirus...

 2020-04-09 20:55 

Courier Mail

Actress defends huge age gap with partner...

Florence Pugh gave an ultimatum to her Instagram followers yesterday: if you don't support her relationship with Zach Braff then simply hit the "unfollow" button....

 2020-04-09 20:55 

news.com.au

Dutch woman aged 107 survives virus...

A 107-year old Dutch woman has recovered from the coronavirus, probably becoming the oldest survivor of the pandemic in the world....

 2020-04-09 20:54 

The Cairns Post

‘We don’t need 6 month lockdown’...

An esteemed biosecurity professor has said Australia is better off undergoing a "short, sharp lockdown" rather than a six-month period of social distancing in order to beat coronavirus....

 2020-04-09 20:52 

The Age

Morgan Stanley CEO reveals he was diagnosed with coronavirus in March...

James Gorman's disclosure in a 10-minute video emailed to staff is one example of how and when financial firms are choosing to disclose sensitive health information during a global pandemic...

 2020-04-09 20:49 

The Cairns Post

PM urges Australians to embrace 'changed' Easter in holiday message...

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has addressed the nation urging all Australians to embraced the...

 2020-04-09 20:49 

Courier Mail

PM urges Australians to embrace 'changed' Easter in holiday message...

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has addressed the nation urging all Australians to embraced the...

 2020-04-09 20:48 

Courier Mail

Awkward NRL reply to brutal Nine spray...

The NRL has responded to a scathing attack from broadcast partner Channel 9, declaring the league intends to "fulfil its contractual obligations"....

 2020-04-09 20:44 

The Cairns Post

Virgin Australia suspends all domestic flights except for one between Syd and Melb...

From today, Virgin Australia is suspending all domestic flights except for one service. The airline will continue to run one flight between Sydney and Melbourne running every day except for Saturdays until June. Virgin Australia said it needed to reduce i...

 2020-04-09 20:44 

Courier Mail

Virgin Australia suspends all domestic flights except for one between Syd and Melb...

From today, Virgin Australia is suspending all domestic flights except for one service. The airline will continue to run one flight between Sydney and Melbourne running every day except for Saturdays until June. Virgin Australia said it needed to reduce i...

 2020-04-09 20:42 

The Cairns Post

Boris Johnson released from intensive care...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been released from intensive care as he recovers from coronavirus. Moments before news of his release from intensive care, Mr Johnson urged his country to adhere to strict social distancing measures over Easter, tw...

 2020-04-09 20:42 

Courier Mail

Boris Johnson released from intensive care...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been released from intensive care as he recovers from coronavirus. Moments before news of his release from intensive care, Mr Johnson urged his country to adhere to strict social distancing measures over Easter, tw...

 2020-04-09 20:41 

Courier Mail

Applause for NHS Rings Out Across Village in South England...

People throughout the UK applauded for the front line National Health Service (NHS) workers during the coronavirus pandemic on April 9, during the country's weekly 'Clap for Our Carers' event. 'Clap for Our Carers' has been happening o...

 2020-04-09 20:39 

Courier Mail

Embattled Castle takes another big hit...

Rugby Australia remains confident an agreement over player pay cuts will be hammered out before next week, with CEO Raelene Castle agreeing to a 65 per cent drop in salary....

 2020-04-09 20:38 

SBS News

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson out of coronavirus intensive care...

Boris Johnson was the first world leader to be hospitalised with the coronavirus, forcing him to hand control of the world's fifth-largest economy to his foreign minister just as Britain's outbreak approaches its most deadly peak....

 2020-04-09 20:38 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Dogs now pets not livestock in China regulation shake-up...

China's Agriculture Ministry says dogs have been "specialised"; to become companion animals, and are not considered as livestock around the world, and they will no longer be regulated as livestock in China....

 2020-04-09 20:37 

SBS News

TikTok pledges $250 million for coronavirus relief...

The Chinese-based firm said the funds would be for "frontline medical workers, educators, and local communities deeply affected by the global crisis."...

 2020-04-09 20:35 

Courier Mail

EU ministers seal virus rescue plan deal...

EU finance ministers have agreed on half-a-trillion euros worth of support for their coronavirus-battered economies after weeks of wrangling....

 2020-04-09 20:31 

The West Australian

Cardinal Pell goes free but still divisive...

In the eyes of some Cardinal George Pell is still a guilty man, not for the crimes he was acquitted of but for being a member of a church that hid abusers....

 2020-04-09 20:30 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

It's a big mistake to dismiss grandmothers as passed their used-by date...

Today's grandmothers spent their university years protesting. And they have nothing to lose by continuing the fight, writes Gillian Triggs....

 2020-04-09 20:30 

Courier Mail

NSW Minister fined $1000 after being caught at his holiday home...

A New South Wales Minister has been fined $1000 for breaching the Public Health Act by travelling to his holiday home. State Arts Minister Don Harwin has been served with a penalty infringement notice one day after he was caught on camera hosting a guest ...

 2020-04-09 20:30 

Courier Mail

Cardinal Pell goes free but still divisive...

Cardinal George Pell had a practice of meeting parishioners on the steps of St Patrick's Cathedral after Mass....

 2020-04-09 20:30 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

'I know it's halal': When you don't have to think twice about ordering lunch at work...

Jihan gets a special kind of comfort merging her religion and her work — and the benefits extend far beyond her....

 2020-04-09 20:29 

news.com.au

NSW Minister fined $1000 after being caught at his holiday home...

A New South Wales Minister has been fined $1000 for breaching the Public Health Act by travelling to his holiday home. State Arts Minister Don Harwin has been served with a penalty infringement notice one day after he was caught on camera hosting a guest ...

 2020-04-09 20:27 

Courier Mail

National Rugby League sets 2020 season return date...

The National Rugby League season is set to restart its 2020 competition on May 28 after the NRL's governing commission met to discuss the league's future. Australian Rugby League Chairman Peter Vlandys told Paul Murray Live on Sky News the players...

 2020-04-09 20:27 

news.com.au

National Rugby League sets 2020 season return date...

The National Rugby League season is set to restart its 2020 competition on May 28 after the NRL's governing commission met to discuss the league's future.Australian Rugby League Chairman Peter Vlandys told Paul Murray Live on Sky News the players ...

 2020-04-09 20:25 

9 News

Trenches filled with bodies as New York hits grim milestone...

Coronavirus hospital admissions in New York have dropped off but the state's death toll has again spiked....

 2020-04-09 20:20 

Courier Mail

Cherry Blossom Petals Fall Like 'Pink Snow' as Wind Howls Across DC Area...

High winds blew across Northern Virginia and the Washington metro area on April 9, as a cold front moved in. Video taken in Oakton, Virginia, which is about 15 miles from Washington, shows the gusty winds blowing petals from cherry trees. The uploader, a ...

 2020-04-09 20:20 

news.com.au

Cherry Blossom Petals Fall Like 'Pink Snow' as Wind Howls Across DC Area...

High winds blew across Northern Virginia and the Washington metro area on April 9, as a cold front moved in. Video taken in Oakton, Virginia, which is about 15 miles from Washington, shows the gusty winds blowing petals from cherry trees. The uploader, a ...

 2020-04-09 20:13 

The Cairns Post

NRL’s awkward reply to vicious Nine spray...

The NRL has responded to a scathing attack from broadcast partner Channel 9, declaring the league intends to "fulfil its contractual obligations"....

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