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 2020-01-28 00:29 

The Australian Financial Review

Nervous consumers behind three-year motorcycle slide...

Australia has gone against the upward trend of other western countries, but the boss of a big dealership group thinks a bottom is around the corner....

 2020-01-28 00:24 

The Australian Financial Review

Beacon Lighting profit hit by weaker $A, bushfires...

The lighting retailer expects December-half underlying net profit to fall 21.7 per cent to $9 million due to the weaker $A, subdued consumer confidence and disruption from bushfires....

 2020-01-28 00:23 

Small Caps

BetMakers signs wagering technology deals with Waterhouse Group...

Racing data and analytics supplier BetMakers Technology Group (ASX: BET) has signed commercial agreements to build and operate new wagering products with companies linked to Australian racing identity Tom Waterhouse. BetMakers and its wholly-owned subsidi...

 2020-01-28 00:22 

ABC Australia

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'Enough for now': Farmers welcome rain amid waterlogged crops, after 300mm downpour...

Farmers in parts of north Queensland have had enough, but others rejoice in the opening falls of the state's wet season, which were heavy enough to stop a train in its tracks....

 2020-01-28 00:21 

news.com.au

Life-threatening' deluge underway...

A driver has ended up in a precarious situation after driving through dangerous floodwaters and is now in need of rescue in Townsville....

 2020-01-28 00:19 

The Age

Guard accused of withholding meals from vulnerable Aboriginal prisoner...

A guard at Ravenhall Correctional Centre is accused of refusing to provide meals to a vulnerable Aboriginal prisoner for the duration of his shift....

 2020-01-28 00:15 

The Australian Financial Review

Bach meets Nine Inch Nails: The violinist who plays by her own rules...

Australian Chamber Orchestra's Satu Vnsk is part of the revival of ACO Underground, the breakout ensemble jolting musicians out of their comfort zone....

 2020-01-28 00:11 

news.com.au

Opinion: China's Coronavirus Exposes Beijing's Public-Health Deficiencies...

The spread of coronavirus in China has led to a massive quarantine. However, the Government's delayed response could have far-reaching consequences for Beijing. Image: Nicolas Asfouri...

 2020-01-28 00:11 

news.com.au

Opinion: Italy's Delayed Political Revolution...

Speaking on Jan. 26, 2020, Italy's League Party Leader Matteo Salvini said "we can't wait to confront each other on a national level" after gaining ground against left-leaning parties in regional elections. Image: Miguel Medina/Getty Image...

 2020-01-28 00:10 

news.com.au

Minister rebukes school coronavirus advice...

Australia's education minister has chastised schools forcing healthy students returning from China to stay away....

 2020-01-28 00:08 

news.com.au

Woman drives to hospital after neck cut...

A Queensland woman has driven herself to hospital after having her neck cut by a man, police say....

 2020-01-28 00:08 

Sydney Morning Herald

Palace releases Duchess Kate's portraits of Holocaust survivors...

Duchess Kate of Cambridge, an ardent amateur photographer, proved her skills in Old Master-style photo portraits she took of Holocaust survivors to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazis' Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp....

 2020-01-28 00:08 

ABC Australia

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Chinese-Australian parents urge Government to quarantine school students...

Petitions urging the NSW Government to ban students who may have been infected with coronavirus from returning to school are circulated widely by concerned members of Sydney's Chinese community....

 2020-01-28 00:07 

news.com.au

Tram strike set to disrupt Australian Open...

Melbourne commuters have been told to expect major disruptions on Tuesday as 1,500 tram workers strike over pay and working conditions. Tram drivers and customer service workers walked off the job on Monday morning for four hours.The Rail, Tram and Bus Un...

 2020-01-28 00:05 

Small Caps

Imugene's PD1-Vaxx treatment to be trialled in patients with lung cancer...

Immuno-oncology company Imugene (ASX: IMU) is set to advance its PD1-Vaxx cancer immunotherapy by trialling the treatment in patients with non-small cell lung cancer. In an update to the market, the company said it plans to conduct a new study later this ...

 2020-01-28 00:03 

The Australian Financial Review

'Just do it': Labor slams Frydenberg's LIC loophole delay...

Josh Frydenberg's hastily announced consultation on controversial listed investment funds commissions is an unnecessary delay, the Opposition says....

 2020-01-27 23:58 

The Age

'No safe level': Study links PM2.5 pollution to increased risk of cardiac arrest...

Researchers have identified a link between PM2.5 air pollution and increased risk of cardiac arrest, even at levels below the Australian standard....

 2020-01-27 23:58 

The Age

Sydney businessman lends a hand with bushfire-affected animals...

Marcus St Vincent from Sydney is heading to fire-hit areas to see how he can help animals, despite having no previous experience with wildlife....

 2020-01-27 23:58 

The Age

Melbourne tram strikes leave commuters stranded...

Tram strikes will leave Australian Open commuters and Melbourne locals stranded today, as drivers vow to stop work over a bitter pay dispute....

 2020-01-27 23:55 

ABC Australia

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Doctors treating suspected coronavirus patients told to wear face masks...

Brendan Murphy advises GPs and surgery staff to wear face masks during consultations with suspected coronavirus patients, with the Federal Government dipping into its national stockpile to ensure there are enough to go around....

 2020-01-27 23:49 

news.com.au

Crash causes traffic pain in CBD...

A CRASH on Hale St at Milton is causing heavy traffic congestion in Brisbane's CBD this morning....

 2020-01-27 23:47 

Small Caps

Auteco Minerals to acquire historic high-grade Pickle Crow gold mine in Canada...

Auteco Minerals (ASX: AUT) has revealed its intent to acquire up to 80% of the high-grade brownfield Pickle Crow gold project in Ontario, which historically produced 1.5 million ounces of the precious metal. According to Auteco, the mine was one of Canada...

 2020-01-27 23:47 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

'No safe level': Study links PM2.5 pollution to increased risk of cardiac arrest...

Researchers have identified a link between PM2.5 air pollution and increased risk of cardiac arrest, even at levels below the Australian standard....

 2020-01-27 23:47 

news.com.au

Karl slams 'worst lamb ad ever'...

Meat and Livestock Australia's iconic summer lamb ad has finally landed and there's one meat lover who's decidedly unimpressed with this year's campaign....

 2020-01-27 23:43 

The Australian Financial Review

Former lawyer makes waves with eco swimwear...

A Gold Coast-based former criminal lawyer has built a global presence creating luxury swimwear for the eco-conscious....

 2020-01-27 23:43 

The West Australian

Young Kalgoorlie-Boulder brass band stars to pursue talents at Perth schools...

Goldfields Brass Band members Tara, 11, and James Tricker, 13, and Kevin Wiese, 16, have been accepted into gifted and talented programs at music-focused Perth schools....

 2020-01-27 23:42 

Sydney Morning Herald

Legend Bryant set to enter hall of fame...

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is set to bypass the normal election process and making the late Kobe Bryant the first inductee of the 2020 class....

 2020-01-27 23:42 

news.com.au

Total homes lost in NSW fires hits 2400...

A further 25 homes have been lost to bushfires in NSW taking the total number of losses this season to almost 2400....

 2020-01-27 23:41 

news.com.au

Baggage handler launches suitcase across tarmac...

Wheeled suitcase flips over as baggage handler launches it across tarmac...

 2020-01-27 23:38 

The Age

One dead in overnight house fire east of Perth...

A person has died following a suspicious house fire in Armadale overnight....

 2020-01-27 23:38 

The Age

Man and child die on Western Australia island...

A man and a child have died in a holiday tragedy in Western Australia....

 2020-01-27 23:37 

The West Australian

Michael Worthington embodies what is great about the Goldfields, Mayor says...

Michael Worthington's ability to pull the local business community together to refurbish an underground bogger won him the title of citizen of the year...

 2020-01-27 23:34 

Sydney Morning Herald

Accuser Mimi Haleyi says Weinstein 'lunged' at her in SoHo apartment...

Since 2017, more than 80 women, including many famous actresses, have accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct....

 2020-01-27 23:32 

Small Caps

Immuron posts strong global sales growth for Travelan anti-diarrhoea product...

Microbiome company Immuron (ASX: IMC) has posted a six-monthly unaudited gross revenue of $1.68 million for worldwide sales of its over-the-counter gastrointestinal and digestive health supplement Travelan. The company recorded robust gross sales growth i...

 2020-01-27 23:30 

The Australian Financial Review

Costello warns Future Fund returns will fall...

Future Fund chairman Peter Costello has warned the run of strong returns is unlikely to continue as global debt levels and other factors hit equity returns....

 2020-01-27 23:30 

The West Australian

Bushfire smoke pollution linked to rise in cardiac arrests...

Smoke pollution caused by Australia's devastating bushfires has been linked to a shocking spike in cardiac arrests and other health problems, which can be fatal....

 2020-01-27 23:29 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Families with premature babies say gap in parental leave is a 'kick in the guts'...

When babies are born prematurely, parents are often living in limbo. And some argue the inflexible parental leave system can make matters worse....

 2020-01-27 23:27 

SBS News

Four hundred people register with DFAT to be evacuated from Wuhan to Australia...

About 400 people have registered for evacuation from a region in China under lockdown because of the deadly coronavirus....

 2020-01-27 23:25 

The Australian Financial Review

Why you need to know about modern monetary theory...

Inexplicable problems require a whole new kind of economic thinking - and MMT is more logical than you probably think it is....

 2020-01-27 23:23 

Courier Mail

Aussie Lamb releases bizarre 2020 ‘social media’ lamb ad...

Australian Lamb have released their 2020 ad, with the idea 'to bring a tech-addicted nation together'....

 2020-01-27 23:22 

Courier Mail

X-rated find in woman’s bladder...

One woman's pleasure turned into a whole lot of pain after a sex toy she was using disappeared, only to be later discovered lodged inside her by medical staff....

 2020-01-27 23:20 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

One dead in overnight house fire east of Perth...

A person has died following a suspicious house fire in Armadale overnight....

 2020-01-27 23:19 

Sydney Morning Herald

Speight set for emotional Brumbies return...

New Reds winger admits he will get emotional before taking the field in the national capital on Friday night for his first Super Rugby clash for his new club....

 2020-01-27 23:19 

9 News

Man and child die in holiday accident in Western Australia...

A man and a child have died in a holiday tragedy in Western Australia....

 2020-01-27 23:18 

Courier Mail

Live: Australian Open, day nine...

Welcome to our live coverage of day nine of the Australian Open....

 2020-01-27 23:18 

The Age

Tragic end to family holiday north of Perth with two found dead...

A man and a boy have been found dead camping just south of the Wedge Island access road....

 2020-01-27 23:18 

ABC Australia

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Child, man dead after incident involving tent while camping on WA beach...

A man and child are dead and a woman is in a serious condition following a suspected fault with camping equipment inside their tent on a West Australian beach....

 2020-01-27 23:17 

Courier Mail

Gold Coast penthouse hits market for the first time since it was built - realestate.com.au...
 2020-01-27 23:17 

news.com.au

Bad news for Ash Barty...

Welcome to our live coverage of day nine of the Australian Open....

 2020-01-27 23:17 

Sydney Morning Herald

NBA postpones Lakers-Clippers derby clash...

The Los Angeles Lakers' game against city rivals the Clippers on Wednesday (AEDT) has been postponed following the death of basketball great Kobe Bryant....

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