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 2018-06-23 20:58 

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Trump defends border, North Korea policies...

President Donald Trump has defended his tough stance on immigrants crossing the US border with Mexico, praising his administration for a job well done and saying his approach will make the country stronger....

 2018-06-23 20:45 

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Wanted Vic man caught in stolen vehicle...

A Melbourne man wanted on 20 outstanding warrants has been arrested after a short pursuit....

 2018-06-23 20:17 

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GoT stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie wed...

Former Game of Thrones co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie have got married with a church service and a celebration at the bride's ancestral castle in Scotland....

 2018-06-23 20:17 

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Vatican jails priest for having child porn...

A Vatican court has sentenced a Catholic priest to five years in jail for possessing child pornography while he was based in the US as a diplomat....

 2018-06-23 20:17 

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Shots fired into Hobart bar, weapon found...

Shots have been fired into a Hobart bar overnight but no one was hurt....

 2018-06-23 20:17 

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US firm sells its take on Melania's jacket...

A US clothing company is taking a sartorial swipe at first lady Melania Trump, selling jackets saying...

 2018-06-23 20:17 

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Two youths charged over Redlands robbery...

A man and a boy have been charged with armed robbery following an incident southeast of Brisbane....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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NSW enacts most abuse commission changes...

The NSW government will implement hundreds of recommendations from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse but has fallen short of forcing priests to break the privacy of confession....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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Zimbabwe president escapes blast at rally...

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has escaped unhurt after an explosion rocked a stadium where he was addressing a political rally a month before the country is due to hold presidential elections....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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Aus transfer for refugee dying on Nauru...

A terminally ill father, who lay dying in Nauru's offshore detention centre, is set to begin palliative care in Australia after a public outcry....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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Thousands march for Brexit deal referendum...

Around 100,000 supporters of the European Union have marched through central London to demand the British government hold a final public vote on the terms of Brexit....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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Sanders says she was kicked out of eatery...

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says in a tweet she was booted from a Virginia restaurant because she works for US President Donald Trump....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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$160m mental health boost fills system gap...

A multimillion-dollar national mental health plan, rolled out next month, will hopefully help people who fall outside the scope of the National Disability Insurance Scheme....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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Pakistani Taliban appoint new chief...

The Pakistani Taliban has named Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud as its new leader, a week after the previous chief Mullah Fazlullah was killed in a US-Afghan air strike in Afghanistan, the group's spokesman says....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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Vic rally to keep family from deportation...

A rally will be held on the steps of the state library in Melbourne to protest the Turnbull government's decision to deport a Sri Lankan family....

 2018-06-23 18:15 

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US moves 100 coffins to Korean border...

The US military says it has moved 100 wooden coffins to the inter-Korean border to prepare for North Korea's returning the remains of American soldiers who have been missing since the 1950-53 Korean War....

 2018-06-23 12:07 

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Indian woman poisons family after taunts...

Police in India's western state of Maharashtra have arrested a 28-year-old housewife for allegedly poisoning food at a family function that killed five people, including four children....

 2018-06-23 12:07 

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Game of Thrones' Harington, Leslie to wed...

Game Of Thrones stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie - who played on-screen lovers in the epic TV drama - are tying the knot....

 2018-06-23 12:07 

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Govt buckles, brings dying refugee to Aust...

The Australian government has brought a dying asylum seeker from Nauru to Brisbane for palliative care - buckling in the face of growing outrage....

 2018-06-23 08:47 

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Chinese smoke smugglers caught in Victoria...

The Australian Border Force says it has smashed a highly organised tobacco syndicate smuggling illicit cigarettes through Melbourne Airport....

 2018-06-23 08:47 

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Moves to return US war remains from NKorea...

South Korean media reports the US military plans to send 215 caskets to North Korea through a border village on Saturday so that the North could begin the process of returning the remains of US soldiers who have been missing since the 1950-53 Korean War....

 2018-06-23 08:47 

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Driver dies in fireball crash on WA road...

A man is dead after his car crashed into a tree and become a fireball in Western Australia....

 2018-06-23 07:59 

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Explosion at Ethiopia political rally...

An explosion has disrupted a large rally by supporters of Ethiopia's new prime minister, with the state broadcaster reporting that people have been injured....

 2018-06-23 07:04 

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Dude, where's your tinny?...

A tinny has washed up on a Melbourne beach with fishing rods and bait after the owner tied it up but it appears to have been taken out for an unsolicited joy ride, police say....

 2018-06-23 07:04 

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Coalition seizes on Labor leader stoush...

Anthony Albanese has fired the starting gun on a Labor leadership contest, the coalition says....

 2018-06-23 07:04 

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Aust social worker dies in Cambodia crash...

Cambodia's high profile NGO community is in mourning following the death of prominent Australian social worker Laura Knight, who was killed in a car accident which also claimed the lives of three others and left another six people injured....

 2018-06-23 05:27 

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Woman charged after car hits Perth group...

A woman has been charged after she allegedly used her car to run down a woman and break her ankle during a dispute in Perth's north....

 2018-06-23 05:27 

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Trump 'welcome' in Australia: politicians...

US President Donald Trump would be welcomed by both Liberal and Labor if he decides to visit Australia during a tour around the APEC meeting in Papua New Guinea in November....

 2018-06-23 04:15 

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NZ space rocket company delays launch...

New Zealand-based space company Rocket Lab has delayed its first commercial delivery into orbit....

 2018-06-23 03:40 

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Inquiry focus on indigenous banking issues...

Some indigenous Australians are paying for four or five funeral insurance policies for their families. Even children have been signed up for plans....

 2018-06-23 02:38 

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Warning for distracted Vic pedestrians...

Pedestrians in Melbourne are being urged to look up from their phones and try using just one headphone when out and about amid concerns such distractions will lead to deadly accidents....

 2018-06-23 01:54 

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New laws to protect off-the-plan buyers...

Proposed reforms will allow NSW home buyers who purchase off-the-plan to terminate their contracts or claim compensation if they're impacted by changes made to their properties, the state government says....

 2018-06-23 01:46 

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Qld town fights to save Tamil family...

Residents of a country Queensland town fighting to keep a Sri Lankan family in Australia are worried the family could be deported as early as next week after losing an appeal....

 2018-06-23 01:46 

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Former SKorea PM Kim Jong-pil dies at 92...

South Korea's former prime minister and founder of the country's spy agency Kim Jong-pil has died. He was 92....

 2018-06-23 01:46 

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NZ PM hands out flowers in maternity ward...

With gifts and congratulations arriving from around the world after the birth of her first child, New Zealand's prime minister has been sharing her flowers with her maternity ward....

 2018-06-23 01:46 

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Second man charged over Melbourne rape...

A second man has been charged with abducting and raping a woman who was waiting for a friend on an inner Melbourne street when she was picked up in a car and sexually assaulted....

 2018-06-23 00:29 

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Pentagon suspends war games with SKorea...

The United States has indefinitely suspended joint military exercises with South Korea, the Pentagon says, following a promise made by President Donald Trump at his North Korean summit this month....

 2018-06-23 00:10 

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Elvis 'sings' new duet with daughter Lisa...

Elvis Presley's daughter Lisa Marie Presley has described the...

 2018-06-23 00:10 

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Netflix spokesman fired over racial term...

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says he fired the company's top spokesman over use of the N-word....

 2018-06-23 00:10 

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Hunt announces $160m for mental health...

A national funding boost will help address service gaps for Australians with mental illness and psychosocial disability to who aren't covered by the National Disability Insurance Scheme, according to a peak mental health body....

 2018-06-23 00:10 

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Man threatened with gun after wrong turn...

A Brisbane man has been threatened with a gun and forced out of his car in the Moreton Bay region after taking a wrong turn....

 2018-06-22 23:25 

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Man shot during Melbourne pizza delivery...

A man has been shot in Melbourne's northwest while a pizza was being delivered to a home....

 2018-06-22 23:25 

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NSW responds to abuse royal commission...

The NSW government has announced its full response to the royal commission into institutional child sex abuse, either accepting or accepting in principle 336 of the 409 recommendations....

 2018-06-22 23:25 

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Mueller seeks sentencing for ex-Trump man...

Special counsel Robert Mueller's team is asking a US federal judge to set a sentencing date for former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos....

 2018-06-22 23:25 

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Texas officials survey flood damage...

Authorities in far South Texas are surveying the damage to homes, businesses and roads from flooding this week, while some areas are still bracing as runoff causes flooding....

 2018-06-22 21:24 

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OPEC agrees on modest hike in oil supply...

But the agreement failed to announce a clear target for the output increase, leaving traders guessing how much more OPEC will actually pump. Oil prices rose by $US1.85 to $US74.90 a barrel....

 2018-06-22 21:24 

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Dow snaps losing streak on energy lift...

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average have climbed, as the Dow put to rest an eight-day losing streak with a boost from energy stocks, but losses in the technology space kept the Nasdaq in check....

 2018-06-22 21:24 

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N. Korea still extraordinary threat: Trump...

President Donald Trump has declared that North Korea still poses an...

 2018-06-22 20:51 

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Jackson family patriarch Joe gravely ill...

Joe Jackson, patriarch of the singing Jackson family, has reportedly been hospitalised with a serious, possibly terminal illness....

 2018-06-22 20:51 

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Qld man dies after vehicle hits embankment...

A vehicle has left the road and crashed into an embankment in a Gold Coast suburb, killing the driver....

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