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 2018-02-22 15:04 

ABC Australia

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Donald Trump says gun-free schools 'a magnet for bad people'...

US President Donald Trump calls for teachers to be "highly trained, gun adept", saying gun-free schools are "a magnet for bad people", following last week's school massacre in Florida....

 2018-02-22 15:04 

Radio Australia

Donald Trump says gun-free schools 'a magnet for bad people' as he calls for 'gun adept' teachers...

US President Donald Trump calls for teachers to be "highly trained, gun adept", saying gun-free schools are "a magnet for bad people", following last week's school massacre in Florida....

 2018-02-22 14:36 

Radio Australia

'Hell on earth': UN calls for Syria ceasefire...

Scott Lucas, professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham, speaks with Beverley O'Connor about the situation in eastern Ghouta, Syria where the UN has called for an immediate ceasefire calling the area "hell on earth"....

 2018-02-22 14:30 

Courier Mail

Number of police CCTV mobile units double...

THE number of mobile CCTV units in the Territory has been doubled after Darwin Council donated five to the NT Police....

 2018-02-22 14:30 

Courier Mail

Triple-trailer load of trouble on Tiger Brennan...

THE driver of a triple trailer had a lucky escape after its load disconnected from the body on the corner of Tivendale and Tiger Brennan drives....

 2018-02-22 14:30 

Courier Mail

Snappy saltie a big catch for gorge...

ADRENALINE was high in Nitmiluk National Park this week as rangers caught what they believed to be the largest croc found in the gorge....

 2018-02-22 14:26 

Radio Australia

Malcolm Turnbull's visit to Washington...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has arrived in Washington where he'll hold talks with President Donald Trump and the nation's economic, defence and intelligence elite....

 2018-02-22 14:20 

Courier Mail

Police High Five Students to 'Show They Care' After Florida Shooting...

Police officers greeted students arriving at Westlake High School in Waldorf, Maryland, with hugs and high fives to "show they care" in the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, a Facebook post made on February 20 showed. T...

 2018-02-22 14:09 

news.com.au

Matthew Leveson gets final farewell...

MORE than a decade after he disappeared, Matthew Leveson will finally be laid to rest....

 2018-02-22 14:09 

Courier Mail

Matthew Leveson gets final farewell...

MORE than a decade after he disappeared, Matthew Leveson will finally be laid to rest....

 2018-02-22 14:02 

9 News

Turnbull pens op-ed in US newspaper...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, ahead of his meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House, has penned an op-ed in American national newspaper USA Today talking up the nations' strong bonds. "Mates stick by each other through good times ...

 2018-02-22 14:00 

Courier Mail

Road closures during Chinese New Year...

ROAD closures and restrictions on vehicle parking will be in place across the Cairns CBD from this afternoon as Chinese New Year celebrations ramp up in the city....

 2018-02-22 14:00 

Courier Mail

Fears held for woman missing from...

THE search continues for a missing Mareeba woman whose car was found abandoned more than 1000km away from her home town....

 2018-02-22 14:00 

Courier Mail

Find a furry friend and clear the shelter...

If you've been considering sharing your life with a furry, friendly companion, this weekend is the perfect opportunity to find one....

 2018-02-22 14:00 

Courier Mail

Inside the Aussie camp at New York Fashion Week...

A REEDY Creek hairdresser has just returned from a whirlwind eight days styling the locks of world-famous models and celebrities at New York Fashion Week....

 2018-02-22 14:00 

Courier Mail

Courageous cops come to pups' rescue...

THREE Coen police officers rescued two five-week-old puppies from a submerged vehicle after a Cairns man allegedly tried to drive across a flooded causeway at Archer River....

 2018-02-22 13:48 

9 News

Police lock down part of Brussels amid reports of gunman...

Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large. Associated Press television images Thursday showed armed police officers hiding behind buildings and staking out a building rooftop in the For...

 2018-02-22 13:47 

Radio Australia

Winter Olympics: Russian curling medallist Alexander Krushelnitsky disqualified after positive test...

The Court of Arbitration of Sport confirms Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky and his wife lose their bronze medals after he tests positive to meldonium....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

news.com.au

Russia's Navalny arrested again...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released by police less than an hour after he was detained in Moscow....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

news.com.au

Stormzy urges UK PM to find answers...

British Prime Minister Theresa May is determined to find answers to last year's Grenfell tower block fire disaster, after rapper Stormzy criticised the government response at the Brit music awards....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

news.com.au

World's largest brain tumour removed...

Surgeons in India's Mumbai city have removed a 1.87-kilogram brain tumour from a 31-year-old man, saying it to be the largest in the world....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

news.com.au

Accused VX killer 'paid to fly to Macau'...

A woman accused of poisoning the North Korean leader's half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, at a Malaysian airport had been paid to fly to Macau, Kim's home at the time, just days before the killing, her lawyer has told a court....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

news.com.au

Brit, German arrested in Bali over drugs...

Indonesian customs officials have arrested two foreigners accused of attempting to smuggle drugs onto the tourist island of Bali....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

Courier Mail

World's largest brain tumour removed...

Surgeons in India's Mumbai city have removed a 1.87-kilogram brain tumour from a 31-year-old man, saying it to be the largest in the world....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

Courier Mail

Accused VX killer 'paid to fly to Macau'...

A woman accused of poisoning the North Korean leader's half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, at a Malaysian airport had been paid to fly to Macau, Kim's home at the time, just days before the killing, her lawyer has told a court....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

Courier Mail

Brit, German arrested in Bali over drugs...

Indonesian customs officials have arrested two foreigners accused of attempting to smuggle drugs onto the tourist island of Bali....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

Courier Mail

Russia's Navalny arrested again...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released by police less than an hour after he was detained in Moscow....

 2018-02-22 13:43 

Courier Mail

Stormzy urges UK PM to find answers...

British Prime Minister Theresa May is determined to find answers to last year's Grenfell tower block fire disaster, after rapper Stormzy criticised the government response at the Brit music awards....

 2018-02-22 13:37 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Simple genetic test can avoid tragedy - and should form part of all preconception care...
 2018-02-22 13:32 

Courier Mail

Trump: 'Teachers with guns stop sickos'...

US President Donald Trump has again showed support for arming some American teachers with guns, after earlier denying he said it....

 2018-02-22 13:32 

Courier Mail

Xenophon backs real-time petrol price app call...

REAL-TIME internet fuel price information provided by the State Government for motorists is a step closer with SA Best leader Nick Xenophon supporting the idea if small petrol stations can be protected....

 2018-02-22 13:23 

The Age

Three visions for Sydney's density as 2.4 million more people call it home...

Sydney needs to embrace growth and plan for it accordingly...

 2018-02-22 13:23 

Courier Mail

Perth v Melbourne City (Xbox)...

E-League: A 4-1 aggregate goal difference was not enough to stop a dominant Melbourne CIty attack in a high scoring, incredible round 2 of the E-League....

 2018-02-22 13:23 

9 News

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sent letter containing 'anthrax'...

Security around Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding is expected to be stepped up, after a letter containing white powder was sent to the couple. The letter, which was sent on February 12, was thought to contain anthrax, and specialist teams were ...

 2018-02-22 13:20 

Courier Mail

WHO Says Rohingya Refugees Face 'Huge Risk' as Monsoon Season Approaches...

The World Health Organization (WHO) warned on February 22 that the approaching rainy season would pose a "huge risk" to Rohingya refugees who fled across the Myanmar border to Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh. The WHO said that rain expected in March...

 2018-02-22 13:19 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Simple genetic test can avoid tragedy - and should form part of all preconception care...

We have come a long way from the days when Down Syndrome was the main condition expectant mothers had testing for. Advances in technology mean the test for the SMA Type 1 gene should be considered as part of routine preconception care....

 2018-02-22 13:16 

Courier Mail

F1 reveal! Mercedes unveil the new W09 car...

MERCEDES have revealed the 2018 car they hope will maintain their stranglehold on Formula 1's world titles for a fifth consecutive season....

 2018-02-22 13:15 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

Three visions for Sydney's density as 2.4 million more people call it home...

Sydney needs to embrace growth and plan for it accordingly...

 2018-02-22 13:12 

The Age

Suckers suffer as ASX tech push turns sour...

A string of heavily hyped smaller tech stocks have come crashing back to earth - and no one should be surprised....

 2018-02-22 13:05 

9 News

Benefits of population growth 'immense'...

A high-powered agency that oversees major infrastructure projects has waded into an explosive political debate over slashing migration levels. Infrastructure Australia is warning it is neither feasible nor desirable for the country to turn its back on the...

 2018-02-22 13:05 

9 News

Labor to launch inquiry into uni and TAFE...

Labor will hold an inquiry into university and TAFE if it wins the next election as it tries to make both post-secondary study options equally attractive. The party's education and training spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek will announce the inquiry on Frid...

 2018-02-22 13:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Labor eyes huge rise in TAFE enrolment through 'once-in-a-generation' inquiry...

The party also wants to limit...

 2018-02-22 13:04 

The Age

The NAPLAN sugar hit that left many students feeling like failures...

Last year's NAPLAN results finally gave the state government a reason to boast about education. But many say they came at a cost....

 2018-02-22 13:04 

The Age

Spike in calls to sex assault helplines as uni O-weeks begin...

Advocacy groups have demanded an independent taskforce to increase transparency on universities' responses to sexual violence complaints....

 2018-02-22 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

The NAPLAN sugar hit that left many students feeling like failures...

Last year's NAPLAN results finally gave the state government a reason to boast about education. But many say they came at a cost....

 2018-02-22 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

$13m recycling rescue package announced, but rates will rise...

The state government has pledged $13 million to help local councils cope following a ban by China....

 2018-02-22 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Spike in calls to sex assault helplines as uni O-weeks begin...

Advocacy groups have demanded an independent taskforce to increase transparency on universities' responses to sexual violence complaints....

 2018-02-22 13:00 

Radio Australia

Local councils making cities less liveable, independent infrastructure adviser says...

Australia's patchwork of small local councils is threatening urban liveability, according to the independent infrastructure adviser, which is urging the Federal Government to financially reward states which simply planning processes....

 2018-02-22 13:00 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

How many governments does it take to plan a city? Fewer is better, a new report says...

Australia's patchwork of small local councils is threatening urban liveability, according to the independent infrastructure adviser, which is urging the Federal Government to financially reward states which simply planning processes....

 2018-02-22 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

'Monstrosity': City of Sydney joins residents in rubbishing Kings Cross redevelopment...

Developer behind proposed redevelopment of the Bourbon in Kings Cross predicted some people would...

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