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 2018-01-16 05:15 

Courier Mail

More rain ahead after powerful storm...

Monday's freak storm caused major damage to an NT Government building, leaving workers to clean up the mess....

 2018-01-16 05:12 

Echo Daily

Twilight Cricket Resumes...

The popular evening park cricket competition, Byron Bay Brewery Twilight Cricket, is into full swing for the second half of the season. Last week saw the completion of some catch-up games with The Kronix defeating the Hot Bread Loafers, and ... Read More ...

 2018-01-16 05:12 

ABC Australia

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Indoor air quality can't be ignored — our lives depend on it...

We often talk about healthy living and quality of life but have you considered the quality of the air you breathe?...

 2018-01-16 05:09 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

Cardboard tents used as music festival tries to reduce waste...

An experiment to reduce the amount of non-degradable rubbish left behind at a music festival in Gippsland hits a small problem as torrential rain destroys some of the cardboard tents used by campers....

 2018-01-16 05:02 

ABC Australia

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Rising sea levels could shrink Australia and spark a coastal exodus...

People have been forced to move in the past thanks to changes in sea levels that affected Australia's coastline....

 2018-01-16 05:02 

Echo Daily

New Archers Coming to Play...

Junior Development Days are being conducted for young members of the Byron Shire Archery Club. The purpose of the development days is to help young archers of the club gain the necessary physical and mental skills to reach their archery ... Read More The ...

 2018-01-16 04:58 

channelnews.com.au

Smeg Celebrating 70 Years, Launches Portofino Range...

Smeg is celebrating 70 years by releasing its Portofino range featuring a thermoseal cavity, European A+ energy rating for a 126L capacity oven, and triple fan interior heat distribution. Smeg says this range has been inspired by the Italian Riviera with ...

 2018-01-16 04:56 

9 News

Driver jailed over Sydney road attack...

A NSW man has been jailed for at least seven months after he drove his car into the side of a motorcycle and threatened the fallen rider with a metal club lock. Peter Gabriel, 35, previously pleaded guilty to predatory driving, intimidation and affray ove...

 2018-01-16 04:56 

The Age

Did you get a first round university offer?...

Receiving an offer does not confirm your enrolment in the course. Accepting an offer does not stop reduce your chances for future offers....

 2018-01-16 04:55 

ABC Australia

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Krill 'sound signature' study aims to estimate populations...

Antarctic scientists in Hobart are using echo sounding technology to help them identify the 'sound signature' of individual krill and better estimate population sizes....

 2018-01-16 04:55 

9 News

Sydney Trains workers to go on 24-hour strike...

Sydney Trains workers will go on strike for 24 hours as negotiations in a bitter industrial dispute deteriorated. The strike will take place from midnight Monday January 29. The Rail Tram and Bus Union announced the increased pressure on the government af...

 2018-01-16 04:52 

Echo Daily

Cyclists hit the road...

There was a great turn-out for the first Byron Bay Cycle Club Summer Criteriums series event of the year. Riders were given welcome relief from the heat by a strong southerly, but it meant there was a thigh-burning headwind on ... Read More The post Cycli...

 2018-01-16 04:52 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

First round offers: It's getting harder to get into university...

Students are flocking to nursing, Victoria's most popular university course has become easier to get into and medicine remains the most competitive degree....

 2018-01-16 04:52 

9 News

Dog hitches 1500km ride from Qld to SA...

Rusty the Australian terrier loves to travel. But he took his hobby a little too far this weekend, when he managed to stow away in the back of a truck heading south. A long way south. Rusty travelled 1500km interstate from his home town of Goondiwindi, Qu...

 2018-01-16 04:50 

9 News

'Carnage' after NSW crash that kills two...

Two people have died and two others remain trapped following a major crash involving seven cars and trucks near Dubbo, with authorities describing the scene as "absolute carnage". It's believed a B-double truck slammed into vehicles stopped at...

 2018-01-16 04:47 

news.com.au

Bionomics receives $6.8m R&D tax refund...

Bionomics has received a $6.8 million R&D tax incentive refund for the 2016/2017 financial year....

 2018-01-16 04:47 

news.com.au

Weatherill to skip SA leaders' debate...

South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill will skip a leaders' debate organised by the Property Council next month....

 2018-01-16 04:47 

news.com.au

Consultation for SA gas trial to go ahead...

A gas technology blamed for polluting hundreds of square kilometres of Queensland farmland is one step closer to going ahead in South Australia....

 2018-01-16 04:47 

news.com.au

Man scares off rifle robbers with frying pan...

A YOUNG man has used a frying pan to chase off two intruders who bashed him with a rifle during a home invasion in Brisbane's south....

 2018-01-16 04:46 

9Honey

This is what Megan Markle's surname will be when she marries Harry Meghan Markle may have one of the world's most recognisable names, but if she ends up marrying Prince Harry, she'll have ...

Meghan Markle will have to get used to being called by a new name when she marries Prince Harry. Find out w......

 2018-01-16 04:46 

The Australian

Weatherill to skip SA leaders' debate...

South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill will skip a leaders' debate organised by the Property Council next month....

 2018-01-16 04:46 

The Australian

Bionomics receives $6.8m R&D tax refund...

Bionomics has received a $6.8 million R&D tax incentive refund for the 2016/2017 financial year....

 2018-01-16 04:46 

The Australian

Consultation for SA gas trial to go ahead...

A gas technology blamed for polluting hundreds of square kilometres of Queensland farmland is one step closer to going ahead in South Australia....

 2018-01-16 04:46 

9Honey

UK TV contestant Danny Cross tells how he listened to his wife's murder on the phone A contestant on a UK TV show described how he heard his wife's murder over the phone....

A contestant on UK TV show SAS: Who Dares Wins describes how he heard his wife's murder over the phone from......

 2018-01-16 04:40 

Radio Australia

Two killed in crash near Dubbo after truck allegedly fails to stop at roadworks...

A road worker collapses with shock at the scene of a seven-vehicle crash on the Newell Highway near Dubbo, where two people have been killed and eight others have been taken to hospital....

 2018-01-16 04:35 

Courier Mail

Multiple Arrests After Brawl Breaks Out at Martin Luther King Parade in Las Vegas. Credit Joe Bartels/KTNV via Storyful...

At least eight people were arrested after a brawl broke out following a Martin Luther King parade in Las Vegas on Monday, January 15. This video captured by KTNV journalist Joe Bartels shows the moment police made attempts to disperse crowds gathering out...

 2018-01-16 04:34 

Courier Mail

Demand for SUVs drives new car sales jump...

Growing demand for sports utility vehicles pushed new car sales to record levels in December, official data shows....

 2018-01-16 04:34 

ABC Australia

[ Western Australia ]

Australian and Canadian stock markets slug it out on mine investment...

The mining upturn sees the ASX slug it out with the Toronto Stock Exchange for investment as traditional rivals go head to head....

 2018-01-16 04:32 

Courier Mail

Public sector 'can't afford' big wage increases...

Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell says the increasing federal deficit means the government cannot afford paying public sector workers large pay increases. Her comments come as new figures show workers wages have stagna...

 2018-01-16 04:28 

Courier Mail

Man grabbed woman's buttocks...

POLICE have released images of a man believed to be responsible for the sexual assault of a woman in suburban Brisbane....

 2018-01-16 04:26 

Courier Mail

Russian MKR contestants have offended the Ukrainian community...

Russian contestants have offended the Ukrainian community with the hammer and sickle design incorporated into the My Kitchen Rules logo. Video: Olga Rogacheva...

 2018-01-16 04:25 

Courier Mail

Film trailer: The Shape of Water...

Check out the trailer for The Shape of Water....

 2018-01-16 04:25 

The West Australian

Beers at new stadium unveiled...

Fans at Optus Stadium will have a choice of three beers at events, it has been announced. And a standard 425ml beer or cider will set you back $8.50. WA Brewer Gage...

 2018-01-16 04:25 

Courier Mail

Why popular Dog could return to his best...

WESTERN Bulldogs star Marcus Bontempelli believes fellow midfielder Tom Liberatore has shown signs this pre-season that he could return to his best form in 2018....

 2018-01-16 04:25 

Courier Mail

WSW shock: Captain latest victim of clearout...

JOSEP Gombau's Western Sydney Wanderers revolution has continued with captain Robert Cornthwaite released to join Malaysian side Perak TBG....

 2018-01-16 04:23 

9 News

Perth residents go fishing at playground after wettest summer day in 18 years...

Residents in Stirling have gone fishing at a playground after fish were spotted swimming over footpaths. Local playgrounds have been left partly flooded near residential houses. Perth has had the biggest single day downpour. The Perth metro received 96.2m...

 2018-01-16 04:23 

Courier Mail

Hobart rent demand tops nation...

THE vast majority of Australia's most in demand suburbs for rental houses are located in Hobart....

 2018-01-16 04:19 

Courier Mail

Heat forces changes to Victoria races...

PREDICTED hot weather in Victoria has prompted race officials to make scheduling changes....

 2018-01-16 04:18 

9 News

Victoria, NSW to cop more extreme heat...

Melbourne and Sydney are expected to cop more extreme heat over coming days, with temperatures across Australia's southeast predicted to reach into the low 40s. The Bureau of Meteorology says temperatures in Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra and Adelaide ar...

 2018-01-16 04:17 

Radio Australia

Curious Hobart: What is the history of the old district known as Wapping?...

A sewer-ridden slum or a neglected tight-knit community on the fringes battling poverty and a bad reputation — what was the real Wapping like?...

 2018-01-16 04:13 

ABC Australia

[ Tasmania ]

Scientists are using sound reflected from individual krill sounds to estimate populations...

Scientists using individual krill sounds to estimate populations....

 2018-01-16 04:13 

9 News

Pedestrian in hospital after alleged hit-and-run outside Woolworths...

A man is in hospital after being involved in an alleged hit and run vehicle accident outside a Woolworths supermarket on Sydney's north shore today. It is believed a 60-year-old male pedestrian was attempting to cross the road at the intersection of F...

 2018-01-16 04:12 

Radio Australia

Two killed in crash near Dubbo after truck allegedly fails to stop at stop-go sign...

A road worker collapses with shock at the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on the Newell Highway near Dubbo, where two people have been killed and three others remain trapped....

 2018-01-16 04:08 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Raonic out of Australian Open after shock loss to Lacko...

Canadian star Milos Raonic bows out in the first round after a four-set loss to Slovakia's Lukas Lacko, while another men's seed in Roberto Bautista Agut falls to compatriot Fernando Verdasco....

 2018-01-16 04:08 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

Djokovic shows class as he begins Open tilt with convincing win...

Novak Djokovic joins the likes of Stan Wawrinka and Alexander Zverev in the Australian Open second round, but former semi-finalist Milos Raonic makes an early departure from Melbourne Park....

 2018-01-16 04:05 

channelnews.com.au

B&O Partners with Apple and Google...

Bang & Olufsen has announced partnerships with Apple and Google, as the number of speakers fitted with smart assistant such like the Google Assistant is on the rise. B&O says this new partnership is to bring greater user interaction with its sound systems...

 2018-01-16 04:02 

Echo Daily

Local tennis player blows them away at Ballina's New Year Open...

Young tennis gun Louis Clark has taken out the New Year Open at Ballina, sweeping aside a player 10 years his senior in the final. Clark, 18, defeated Melbourne 28-year-old Cameron Leitch in the final, winning 62 60 in an ... Read More The post Local tenn...

 2018-01-16 04:02 

Radio Australia

Dog hitches 1,500km cross-country ride in truck...

A crafty Australian terrier from outback Queensland hitches a 1,500 kilometre ride in a truck to South Australia — and this isn't the first time he's pulled this stunt....

 2018-01-16 04:02 

ABC Australia

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Aussie Thompson's fightback falls short against Kicker...

Australia's Jordan Thompson comes so close, but so far to a brilliant five-set comeback before bowing out against Argentina's Nicolas Kicker at the Australian Open....

 2018-01-16 04:02 

ABC Australia

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Aussie teen Aiava shows potential in loss to world number one Halep...

Australian teenager Destanee Aiava gives local fans a glimpse of her bright future with a spirited straight-sets loss to world number one Simona Halep in the opening round of the Australian Open....

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