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 2018-12-15 13:25 

The Age

Rosy picture for girls' achievement is not as it seems...

Good school results and high university participation don't tell the whole story....

 2018-12-15 13:25 

The Age

Poison in the press as Arizona couple's divorce goes very public...

It's one thing to accuse your wife of trying to kill you. But what happens when you use a newspaper you own to run stories and ads about the case?...

 2018-12-15 13:25 

The Age

Sea World shuts down dolphin shows after protests...

Going to Sea World isn't a walk in the park for the animals kept in captivity, say campaigners....

 2018-12-15 13:25 

The Age

When it comes to Christmas, this is love, actually...

I'm a relatively recent convert to the British movie, but the scenes I love most are not those featuring the star-studded cast....

 2018-12-15 13:05 

The Age

Conman's rental rort robs tenants of $79,000 in a month...

Pretending to own short term rentals as a way to fleece would-be renters is at the heart of an elaborate scam...

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

'Four hours to go 500 metres': Rescued bushwalkers speak of ordeal...

A Canberra lawyer and his hiking companion had to climb a 60-degree scree slope as loose rocks cascaded away behind them....

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

Woman unable to be extradited to NSW due to a lack of on duty police...

'It's a good day to commit crime in Queanbeyan' said an ACT Magistrate after learning there was only one patrol car on duty across the border....

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

Sydney's migrant mums keeping Australia fertile...

For every three babies born in Lakemba or Wiley Park, there is less than one born in Surry Hills or Darlinghurst....

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

Powerful devices in the 5G era: Do mobile phones cause cancer?...

Mobile phones are more powerful than ever and Australia is about to usher in the 5G era. But what are official cancer statistics telling us about our devices?...

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

Bowlie boys break the HSC mould when it comes to English...

When it comes to HSC English, the honour roll looks very different this year....

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

Clown doctors brighten sick kids' day at Canberra Hospital...

It turns out laughter really is the best medicine....

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

'We can do anything': Women paving the way for ACT's renewable future...

When 17-year old Elina Ulrich decided she wanted to be an electrician, she wasn't going to let gender stereotypes get in her way....

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

Community to decide whether to open Randwick Boys to girls...

Girls would slowly be enrolled in Randwick Boys over several years if a proposal to turn it into a co-educational school is endorsed by the community....

 2018-12-15 13:04 

The Age

Power surge: price of Ultimo site soars '$220m' ahead of museum move...

Critics say it's evidence the government's decision to relocate the Powerhouse Museum was a land grab...

 2018-12-15 10:43 

The Age

Snake bites more common in south-east Queensland...

Many people living in Queensland's capital may assume they're far away from a dangerous snake encounter, but the numbers suggest they're more likely than their country cousins to suffer a snakebite....

 2018-12-15 10:43 

The Age

Digging the dirt on the sleeping giant of the Queensland outback...

With red dirt, endless starry skies and locals who treat you like family, a trip to Longreach is quickly becoming an alternative weekend-away destination....

 2018-12-15 10:43 

The Age

'The eyes of the voters of Queensland are watching' new koala council...

Queensland's new Koala Advisory Council is in the hot seat. It plans to have Queensland's new koala conservation strategy in place by mid-2019 while communities across south-east Queensland are angered by land clearing....

 2018-12-15 09:01 

The Age

Baby powder asbestos revelations open door for Australian lawsuits...

Revelations that international pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson knew for decades that asbestos lurked in its baby powder has opened the door for local law firms to take on the giant for Australian victims that may have been exposed to the toxic po...

 2018-12-15 08:19 

The Age

Stolen car set alight at Pierces Creek on Saturday...

The car fire was extinguished on Saturday night, but the scenario parallels that which started the Pierces Creek blaze in November....

 2018-12-15 06:59 

The Age

Queanbeyan grocery attendant threatened at knifepoint in armed robbery...

Police are searching for a woman in her 40s, who stole cash from the grocery store just before 11am on Saturday....

 2018-12-15 06:39 

The Age

More than 700 students receive OP 1 in Queensland...

Minister for Education Grace Grace urged students not to be disheartened if they did not receive the result they were after....

 2018-12-15 06:20 

The Age

Wild weather forecast for Sydney...

Damaging winds, flash flooding and large hailstones are forecast....

 2018-12-15 06:20 

The Age

Activists shut down Sea World dolphin shows...

Two groups of activists from the Justice for Captives organisation coordinated a series of actions, forcing Gold Coast Sea World to cancel two shows....

 2018-12-15 05:59 

The Age

Tropical Cyclone Owen to bring wild wet weather to Queensland...

Heavy rainfall and flash flooding is predicted for central and north Queensland while the south-east is expected to see hail, strong winds and rainfall....

 2018-12-15 03:55 

The Age

He promised to get them elected - if they paid. And he delivered...

Glenn Druery netted perhaps $200,000 to deliver a record number of minor parties to the Victorian cross bench; and likely kill his own business model....

 2018-12-15 02:55 

The Age

Man injured after hit-and-run incident on Gold Coast...

A 21-year-old man has been taken to hospital with a broken leg and injured shoulder after being hit by a car on the Gold Coast....

 2018-12-15 02:15 

The Age

Search for elderly woman missing in bushland continues into the weekend...

Specialist police units, including water police who are checking nearby dams, the emergency operations unit and Police Air Wing using drones are looking for the woman....

 2018-12-15 01:34 

The Age

Dust covering Canberra sky likely to be short-lived...

Rain and a possible thunderstorm are expected to rid the Canberra sky of dust later on Saturday....

 2018-12-15 01:14 

The Age

Veganism is becoming more mainstream, research shows...

Brisbane is getting better at accommodating plant-based eaters....

 2018-12-15 00:55 

The Age

Tropical Cyclone Owen leaves residents breathing a sigh of relief...

The cyclone was downgraded to a category 2 but severe weather warnings and a flood watch warning were still in place....

 2018-12-15 00:34 

The Age

Truck driver taken to hospital after Canberra Avenue crash...

The crash happened just after 8.30am on Saturday....

 2018-12-15 00:15 

The Age

Old dog, new tricks: Gundagai's bid to save a national landmark...

The NSW country town is looking for someone to rehaul the neglected Dog on the Tuckerbox....

 2018-12-14 23:13 

The Age

Tropical Cyclone Owen moves inland...

The cyclone was downgraded to a category 2 but severe weather warnings and a flood watch warning were still in place....

 2018-12-14 22:57 

The Age

Johnson & Johnson knew for decades that asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder...

Darlene Coker knew she was dying. She just wanted to know why....

 2018-12-14 22:57 

The Age

Johnson & Johnson shares nosedive on report it knew of asbestos in Baby Powder...

Shares of Johnson & Johnson fell 10 percent on Friday after reports that the company knew for decades that cancer-causing asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder....

 2018-12-14 22:32 

The Age

Margaret River chocolate company thinks pink with rare release...

A new variety of chocolate released by the Margaret River Chocolate Company is being billed as the 'world's fourth chocolate'....

 2018-12-14 22:32 

The Age

New St John Ambulance boss wants defibrillators in all WA homes...

Life saving defibrillators would be installed in every WA home if new St John Ambulance boss Michelle Fyfe had her way....

 2018-12-14 13:28 

The Age

Bateman tragedy: one dead in shooting south of Perth...

A person has died following a tragic incident in Bateman on Friday evening....

 2018-12-14 13:14 

The Age

Checking on lunch kebabs: Has the home loan crackdown gone too far?...

When Carla Jenkins recently sought to refinance a loan over a house she bought six years ago, she faced a very different vetting process from her bank....

 2018-12-14 13:14 

The Age

From top of the pops to defendant: IOOF boss hangs in the balance...

There is speculation any court action will run for more than a year indicating IOOF boss Chris Kelaher leave period could be lengthy....

 2018-12-14 13:14 

The Age

The people v Google and Facebook: ACCC's Rod Sims takes on big tech...

It was Sunday afternoon in Silicon Valley when the emails, text messages and phone calls from Australia started rolling in....

 2018-12-14 13:14 

The Age

Trump's mad trade war has a hidden logic...

Advanced economics tells us it's no surprise Donald Trump is 'P'd off' over China's economic rise....

 2018-12-14 13:14 

The Age

Dangerous overreach on encryption leaves 'backdoor' open for criminals...

Australia's encryption laws represent a dangerous overreach by the federal government and create more problems than they solve....

 2018-12-14 13:14 

The Age

How the Huawei princess at the heart of the US-China trade war affects Australia...

A Chinese tech heiress is arrested in Canada, at the request of the United States, accused of breaching sanctions against Iran....

 2018-12-14 13:14 

The Age

Unions press ALP to remove 40-hour work restriction for international students...

A future Labor government would stop information about international students who report underpayment of wages from being shared between the Fair Work Ombudsman and Department of Home Affairs under a resolution to its national party conference....

 2018-12-14 13:10 

The Age

Staffroom secrets, free lunch: What it's like being your teacher's kid...

Five Canberra kids who went to the school where their parents are teachers are all set to graduate this month....

 2018-12-14 13:09 

The Age

Nurse safety strategy aims to reduce rates of hospital violence...

The government has been under pressure after a string of assaults against mental health nurses and increasing code blacks at Canberra Hospital....

 2018-12-14 13:09 

The Age

Canberrans help farming families have a happy Christmas...

Close to 200 families in regional NSW have been helped by the Adopt a Farming Family Christmas Appeal created by a Canberra woman....

 2018-12-14 13:09 

The Age

Cuts to research and development are unsustainable...

Next year, we are now projected to spend a smaller share of our economy on research than we did in 1978....

 2018-12-14 13:09 

The Age

'It's started to hit me': Long wait over as ACT students get ATARs...

Each December, two former teachers bunker down to calculate the ATAR rankings of thousands of Canberra students....

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