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 2018-09-20 09:09 

ABC Australia

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'It shook me like a rag doll': Renewed calls for aggressive dogs to be banned...

The tragic death of a 14-month-old girl in Victoria last month reignites the debate over how to keep people safe from dogs — including their own....

 2018-09-20 08:23 

ABC Australia

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Bushfire destroys properties in Brisbane Valley, residents urged to leave...

Residents in Mount Beppo, west of Brisbane, are being urged to leave their homes or enact bushfire survival plans amidst a worsening bushfire in the area....

 2018-09-20 07:27 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Desperate Adelaide Zoo hope 'panda porn' will inspire love...

Adelaide Zoo's "inexperienced pandas" are having a little trouble in the mating department, with the zoo turning to visual elements to get the romance happening....

 2018-09-20 06:35 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

ASIC stamps on more cryptocurrency scams as market dives...

Despite the sliding fortunes of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, scammers are still trying to make a quick killing with retail investors....

 2018-09-20 04:09 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Girl bitten in second shark attack at Whitsundays site in 24 hours...

A rescue chopper is in the Whitsundays following another shark attack at Cid Harbour — the second in 24 hours. It is understood a girl has suffered a significant leg injury....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'Grossly excessive force': Police officer may face assault charge after Byron Bay incident...

An investigation into an incident in Byron Bay where a police officer beat a naked teenage boy with a baton 18 times finds the senior constable used grossly excessive force for which there was "no justification'....

 2018-09-20 03:16 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Burning rubbish to power thousands of homes under Queensland Government plan...

Queensland's first waste-to-energy plant will be built at Swanbank, west of Brisbane and — spurred on by a $100 million boost from the State Government's waste levy — could power 50,000 homes within five years....

 2018-09-20 02:48 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'Oops!': Cathay Pacific spells name wrong on own plane...

Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific sends a new plane "back to the shop" after travellers spot an embarrassing typo on its fuselage....

 2018-09-20 01:46 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'There was blood everywhere': Witness recalls horrific Whitsundays shark attack...

Tasmanian woman Justine Barwick is lucky to be alive according to rescuers and nearby holiday makers who witnessed the woman's ordeal after being bitten by a shark in the Whitsundays yesterday....

 2018-09-20 01:36 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Underground bushfires warning issued across Queensland...

Bushfires could travel underground through the root system of vegetation across parched parts of Queensland in coming days, the Rural Fire Service warns, as most of the state faces a very high fire danger over the next two days and a total fire ban across...

 2018-09-20 01:32 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Victoria's crime rate falls to three-year low...

Reported crime in Victoria is down, but the reporting of sex crimes continues to increase, as the state's Crime Statistics Agency releases its final snapshot of offending before the state election....

 2018-09-20 00:45 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

A berry good idea: Special sale of Ekka sundaes to help strawberry farmers...

The famous Ekka strawberry sundae is about to be made outside of showtime for the first time in a bid to help farmers rocked by the needle contamination scare....

 2018-09-20 00:25 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Woolworths to implement 10 cent drought levy on milk, Coles follows suit...

Woolworths increases milk by 10 cents a litre for drought-affected dairy farmers....

 2018-09-20 00:16 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Sydney aged care worker who hit dementia patient avoids jail...

An aged care worker who was captured on hidden camera slapping and hitting a dementia patient is sentenced to at least six months in home detention....

 2018-09-19 23:28 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Woman dies after caravan blows off cliff in Ireland...

Irish police say a woman's body has been found on a beach after the caravan she had been sleeping in was blown off a cliff during strong winds....

 2018-09-19 23:12 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Size matters when it comes to loaded hay trucks...

Trucking load regulations are relaxed at state borders to get animal feed to drought-affected farmers....

 2018-09-19 23:07 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Just a regular Joe (or Bill or ScoMo): How our leaders work hard at being 'ordinary'...

Australian prime ministers have long been interested in the names they go by, and how others should address them. But will the "ordinary Joe" approach pay off for ScoMo and Bill? Frank Bongiorno tests the theory....

 2018-09-19 22:58 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'It is God's will': Farmers pray for rain as Australia's big dry bites in Indonesia...

As Australian farmers feel the pain of an extended drought, the big dry is also causing havoc for 5 million people in Indonesia, with farmers struggling to raise crops and praying that rain will come soon....

 2018-09-19 22:01 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Cecilia Haddad's ex-boyfriend 'confessed' to killing her, court hears...

The man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend Cecilia Haddad in Sydney and dumping her body in the Land Cove River confessed to her killing while in jail, a Brazilian court is told....

 2018-09-19 21:55 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Tasmanian Liberal MP sides with Greens over anthem change...

Backbencher Adam Brooks has a rare alignment with the Greens, backing the dumping of Advance Australia Fair in favour of "We Are Australian", as a "truer reflection of us as a country"....

 2018-09-19 20:58 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Trump casts doubt on Kavanaugh assault claims, won't order FBI probe...

US President Donald Trump says it is "very hard for me to imagine that anything happened" after his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in the 1980s....

 2018-09-19 20:30 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

School holidays are upon us, but it can still be a stressful time for kids...

While older students look forward to the school holidays, many of their younger counterparts are more anxious and fearful before the spring break....

 2018-09-19 20:30 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Why plovers are lovers of a piece of risky real estate...

From railway tracks to the middle of roundabouts, plovers aren't fussy about where they call home....

 2018-09-19 20:13 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Is live music dead in the home of Grinspoon?...

It is the birthplace of rock bands such as Grinspoon and Skunkhour, so why do touring musicians favour Byron Bay over Lismore?...

 2018-09-19 19:14 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Genetic detectives shine a light on ivory poaching...

Scientists are using genetics in a bid to understand how poached ivory is shipped out of Africa, and uncover the big cartels behind the small-time poachers....

 2018-09-19 19:14 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

This robotic skin can transform soft toys into machines...

Robotic skins embedded with sensors can now transform almost any soft object into a moving machine — and shape-changing capabilities are the next step....

 2018-09-19 19:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Unlimited leave, Lego rooms and onsite boxing — if your job's not offering these, it should be...

Google have nap pods. Netflix, Virgin and LinkedIn have unlimited annual leave. But are work "wellness" perks all they're cracked up to be?...

 2018-09-19 06:54 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Traffic woes as truck crash damages Northbridge Tunnel in Perth...

An excavator machine on the back of a truck hits and damages the ceiling of the Northbridge Tunnel, closing all three westbound lanes. The eastbound lanes of the tunnel are not affected....

 2018-09-19 06:29 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

SA Police arrest man over cold case murder...

South Australian police arrest a 70-year-old man from Wallaroo over the murder of Colleen Adams in 1973. Police say they are confident they will find her remains....

 2018-09-19 06:02 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Child eats strawberry containing metal in Tasmania, police say...

Tasmania Police are investigating two instances of metal objects in fruit, including in a strawberry being eaten by a two-year-old child....

 2018-09-19 06:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Football powerhouse Tottenham Hotspur to set up Australian academy...

One of the biggest global brands in football is poised to set up an academy in NSW after inking an unprecedented deal with a major university....

 2018-09-19 04:45 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

NAB executives to get a 15pc pay cut in response to community anger over misbehaviour...

NAB has simplified and lowered its executive remuneration structure in response to community concerns, although maximum rewards are still in line with previous years....

 2018-09-19 04:39 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

WA Government moves to ban synthetic lotteries to protect Lotterywest...

The WA Government will ban synthetic lotteries, including Lottoland, and introduce powers to fine members of the public who use the online gaming services....

 2018-09-19 03:32 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'All I want to know is why': Family of Bedford victims travel to Perth for court appearance...

The sisters of a grandmother who was found dead along with her daughter and three grandchildren say they are desperate to find out why the five died, as the man accused of their murders makes his second appearance in court....

 2018-09-19 02:43 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Prime Minister announces tough penalties for fruit tampering...

New laws will be introduced so people contaminating strawberries face more jail time, the Prime Minister has announced....

 2018-09-19 02:43 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Footy players who dressed as Williams sisters condemned for blackface stunt...

Players from a Tasmanian football team are criticised after dressing up in blackface as Serena and Venus Williams and Sydney Swans player Aliir Aliir for their after-season celebrations, with an Indigenous activist calling on the club to condemn the "...

 2018-09-19 02:42 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Prosthetic hand project inspires Brisbane students to follow engineering...

Helping children who have lost hands in landmine explosions and other accidents leads students from a high school south of Brisbane to engage in engineering....

 2018-09-19 01:25 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'I feel so badly for him': Trump steps up defence of Kavanaugh...

Donald Trump says his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who is facing allegations of sexual assault, does not deserve to be in such a situation, as a lawyer for the accuser calls for an FBI investigation....

 2018-09-19 00:52 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Are Bert and Ernie gay or just good friends? And does it matter?...

The sexual orientation of the perennially bickering puppet roommates becomes a topic of discussion after a former writer for the show says he had written the characters as gay, with Sesame Workshop saying they are just good friends....

 2018-09-19 00:37 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Gas leaks at Sydney hotel, 24 guests treated...

More than 20 people are being treated for eye irritations and respiratory problems after a suspected gas leak at the Pullman Sydney Hyde Park hotel....

 2018-09-19 00:37 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Liverpool's Firmino overcomes eye injury to slot Champions League winner against PSG...

Roberto Firmino's eye was a mess a few days ago — now the Liverpool striker celebrates with an ocular salute after his Champions League winner against PSG, while Lionel Messi produces a hat-trick to give Barcelona a perfect start....

 2018-09-19 00:36 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

100 police investigating Queensland strawberry contamination scandal...

A taskforce comprising 100 Queensland police officers including 60 detectives, will investigate the strawberry contamination scandal devastating the industry as the Federal Government announces another $1 million in funding to help growers....

 2018-09-19 00:34 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Former Labor leader Bill Hayden turns to God despite atheist past...

Having spent most of his life as an atheist, former governor-general and Labor stalwart Bill Hayden says he has found God again at age 85....

 2018-09-19 00:05 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Drones to hover over big events under police anti-terror plan...

Drones will monitor crowds at major sporting and music events to detect abnormal behaviour under Victoria Police's new anti-terror strategy, but authorities deny it's a step towards a "surveillance state"....

 2018-09-18 23:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Magazine that started in a laundry is making people rethink their footprint...

While many magazines struggle to stay afloat, one publication focusing on sustainable living is going from strength to strength and celebrating 10 years in print....

 2018-09-18 22:07 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Ben Stokes and Alex Hales to face ECB hearing over nightclub brawl...

The fallout from the Bristol nightclub incident continues for England cricketers Ben Stokes and Alex Hales, who will face an ECB disciplinary hearing for bringing the game into disrepute....

 2018-09-18 22:06 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

NT Police investigating death of 8-month-old baby girl...

Northern Territory Major Crime Squad detectives have established a crime scene in Woodroffe, in Palmerston, after the death of an eight-month-old baby girl overnight....

 2018-09-18 21:38 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Fortnite helps police officer forge life-saving bond...

A shared interest in the game Fortnite helps a Townsville police officer rescue a local youth at risk of self-harm....

 2018-09-18 20:53 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'Happy and relaxed': Steve Smith ready for first test on home soil since ball-tampering ban...

Steve Smith is preparing for his first appearance on home soil since the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa in March, when he plays for Sutherland in Sydney's grade competition this Saturday....

 2018-09-18 20:53 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

AFL fans feel betrayed by finals ticketing system...

The shortage of AFL finals tickets, as illustrated by the number of Tigers and Magpies diehards set to miss Friday night's clash, continues to be the cause of constant heartache for disenfranchised supporters, writes Richard Hinds....

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