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 2019-08-17 11:28 

The Australian

Extreme Weather Outlook...

WATCH: Snow fell on Bluff Knoll this morning, where is the snow heading next? Sky News Meteorologist Rob Sharpe has the details....

 2019-08-17 11:23 

The Australian

Weather Explained...

WATCH: Will spring really be hotter & drier than normal? Not for everywhere. Sky News Meteorologist Rob Sharpe explains....

 2019-08-17 11:20 

The Australian

Weather Explained...

WATCH: Will spring really be hotter & drier than normal? Not for everywhere. Sky News Meteorologist Rob Sharpe explains....

 2019-08-17 10:50 

The Australian

Sports Now: Around the grounds...

David Teague's tenure as Carlton's permanent coach is off to the perfect start, the Broncos' charge to the finals has been hit by the news that both Tevita Pangai Jr and Jake Turpin are facing suspension and rain has once again stopped play in...

 2019-08-17 10:34 

The Australian

Indian authorities ease Kashmir clampdown...

Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir began restoring landline phone services on Saturday after a nearly two-week security crackdown and news blackout following a decision to downgrade the majority-Muslim region's autonomy....

 2019-08-17 10:28 

The Australian

An 'exciting time' ahead for women in sport...

Chair of the Women in Sport Advisory Group Professor Clare Hanlon says it's an "exciting time" for women in sport due to a number of commitments by industry leaders to reform the industry to promote sport for women further. Initiatives to remo...

 2019-08-17 10:25 

The Australian

Divers Attempt to Refloat Grounded Balearia Ferry That Ran Aground Again...

A Balearia ferry travelling from the islands of Ibiza and Mallorca ran aground at the mouth of the Spanish mainland port of Dnia late August 16, the second such incident for the boat in under two years. Diario De Ibiza reported that there were no injuries...

 2019-08-17 10:17 

The Australian

The new benchmark for women in sport...

Some of the nation's most successful sport and business leaders have come together to discuss the current challenges currently facing women in sport and identify where women in sport should be positioned by 2030. The Women in Sport Advisory Group is e...

 2019-08-17 10:15 

The Australian

Teachers March in Solidarity With Pro-Democracy Movement...

Teachers in Hong Kong marched in the rain on the morning of August 17, in solidarity with pro-democracy protesters, the South China Morning Post reported. Anti-government demonstrations that began earlier this year in opposition to a now-shelved extraditi...

 2019-08-17 10:10 

The Australian

Mesmerising View of Controlled Avalanche Captured From Above...

A controlled avalanche was carried out on Mount Ruapehu, New Zealand, on August 15. Video shot from a helicopter shows the the avalanche slowing as it picks up wetter snow. General Manager for Safety and Environment at Mount Ruapehu, Andy Hoyle, said, ...

 2019-08-17 10:05 

The Australian

Landslide on Riverbank Following Heavy Flooding...

Earth cascaded down the side of a river during a mudslide in Healy, Alaska, on August 16, according to the National Weather Service, as the area was affected by severe weather conditions. This footage, shot by a National Weather Service employee, shows a ...

 2019-08-17 09:27 

The Australian

China monitoring Hong Kong as protests near 11th week...

China is keeping a watchful eye on this weekend's protests in Hong Kong as protestors gather for the 11th consecutive week of demonstrations. The initially peaceful demonstration which started in June against a now suspended extradition bill has evolv...

 2019-08-17 06:18 

The Australian

103-year-old woman breaks skydiving record...

A 103-year-old American woman could be the world's oldest tandem skydiver after taking to the skies over Washington....

 2019-08-17 06:00 

The Australian

Dustin Martin's latest Bonds commercial...

AFL champion Dustin Martin stars in the commercial for his latest line with Bonds....

 2019-08-17 05:56 

The Australian

Woman falls to death from Sydney cliff...

A woman has died after falling from a cliff in the eastern Sydney suburb of Vaucluse....

 2019-08-17 05:45 

The Australian

Hong Kong protesters clash across Australia...

Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters were met with expletive-laden chants from pro-Chinese activists in scuffles across the country....

 2019-08-17 05:41 

The Australian

Eileen Cikamatana breaks work record...

Australian National Junior Weightlifting Championships, Eileen Cikamatana breaks the world record with a clean and jerk of 155kg. VIDEO: Sam Ruttyn...

 2019-08-17 05:29 

The Australian

Search continues for missing WA man...

A search has resumed for a man who went overboard from a sailing yacht in WA's Cockburn Sound on Friday afternoon....

 2019-08-17 05:10 

The Australian

Demonstrators Smash Glass During Protests Over Alleged Police Rapes in Mexico City...

Demonstrators marching in Mexico City to demand justice for two teenage girls who were allegedly raped by police officers caused serious damage to a central bus station on August 16, El Universal reported. Footage posted to social media shows people break...

 2019-08-17 05:07 

The Australian

Treasurer 'committed' to surplus despite global headwinds...

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg insists the government is "committed" to paying down the nation's debt despite calls to increase spending to shield the economy from global headwinds. Mr Frydenberg told Sky News bringing the budget back to su...

 2019-08-17 05:05 

The Australian

Metro Station Vandalized During March Over Alleged Police Rapes in Mexico City...

Demonstrators marching in Mexico City to demand justice for two teenage girls who were allegedly raped by police officers caused serious damage to a central bus station on August 16, El Universal reported. Footage posted to social media shows people break...

 2019-08-17 04:59 

The Australian

Fast News: Today's top stories...

Charges laid over NZ shooting death, Sydney stabbing accused denied bail, and deputy PM criticised over Pacific rant. Image: News Corp Australia...

 2019-08-17 04:42 

The Australian

Pro-China activist rally in Sydney...

Pro-China activists march along George Street in protest over weeks long unrest in Hong Kong....

 2019-08-17 04:38 

The Australian

Sports Now: Around the grounds...

Aussies treated by tricky conditions on day three at Lord's, Tevita Pangai Junior facing three-week suspension, and Ash Barty to play Svetlana Kuznetsova for spot in Cincinnati Open final....

 2019-08-17 04:29 

The Australian

Deputy PM suggests Pacific nations will survive with Australian fruit-picking jobs...

Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has come under fire for suggesting Pacific nations shouldn't worry about climate change because "many of their workers come here and pick our fruit". The Nationals leader made the comments at a business ...

 2019-08-17 03:59 

The Australian

PM to challenge GetUp ruling...

Scott Morrison has threatened to investigate claims from activist group GetUp that it's politically independent. Speaking at the South Australian Liberal State Council on Saturday morning, the prime minister promised to revisit a ruling by the Austral...

 2019-08-17 03:49 

The Australian

South Aussies fight for Mortal Kombat extra roles...

Nearly 2500 excited South Australians line up to try and get an extras role in the upcoming Mortal Kombat film....

 2019-08-17 03:45 

The Australian

Sydney stabbing accused denied bail...

The man accused of fatally stabbing a woman and seriously injuring another in the Sydney CBD on Tuesday has been denied bail. Image: Getty...

 2019-08-17 03:22 

The Australian

SCRU finals full game replay Colts, University v Noosa...

Watch the full game replay of University v Noosa....

 2019-08-17 03:21 

The Australian

Hong Kong protests in Sydney...

Pro-China protest in Sydney: Activists rally in response to Hong Kong demonstrations....

 2019-08-17 03:21 

The Australian

Man charged over Gold Coast siege...

A Gold Coast suburb has been sent into lockdown, with an alleged gunman leading police on a three-hour siege. A 29-year-old man has been charged after a series of alleged armed robberies and a standoff with police at a Southport service station on Friday ...

 2019-08-17 03:00 

The Australian

The Chef, The Butcher and Gerry Harvey...

Retail giant Gerry Harvey shares his secret passion - his cucumber farm - with Colin Fassnidge and Anthony Puharich as he sponsors the Delicious Produce Awards 2019....

 2019-08-17 02:28 

The Australian

Actor Peter Fonda dies aged 79...

Hollywood actor Peter Fonda has died, aged 79, in his Los Angeles home surrounded by family. Fonda suffered respiratory failure in the moments before his death as he had been fighting lung cancer. The two-time Oscar nominated actor is best known for his s...

 2019-08-17 02:25 

The Australian

BetEasy market wrap of 'The Everest'...

BeatEasy's Matt Campbell goes through the market for Australia's richest turf race this year. Image: Getty...

 2019-08-17 02:15 

The Australian

Hong Kong protesters in Adelaide...

Hong Kong protesters chant in Adelaide...

 2019-08-17 01:16 

The Australian

Protesters rally in Hong Kong to ask for international support...

Crowds including students and advocacy groups are calling for international support for their protest movement....

 2019-08-17 01:07 

The Australian

Surfing helping war heroes with PTSD...

Surfing has become therapy for our war heroes who are suffering from physical and mental trauma. Former professional big wave surfer Rusty Moran and Veteran Glenn Kolomeitz joined Weekend Edition to discuss how the surfing therapy movement is growing. Any...

 2019-08-17 01:05 

The Australian

Grinders Used in 'Brazen but Futile' Attempt to Steal From ACT Parking Machine...

Australian Capital Territory Police released footage on August 17 after three people were seen using grinders in an attempt to break into a parking payment machine at a Belconnen shopping center. The incident took place at around 2.40 am on August 2 and i...

 2019-08-17 00:42 

The Australian

Man charged over Gold Coast siege...

A Gold Coast suburb has been sent into lockdown, with an alleged gunman leading police on a three- hour siege. A 29-year-old man has been charged after a series of alleged armed robberies and a standoff with police at a Southport service station on Friday...

 2019-08-17 00:39 

The Australian

Sport Now: Around the grounds...

Weather is looking the likely winner in the second Ashes test at Lord's, as another two sessions of cricket were lost to rain and Ash Barty will play Svetlana Kuznetsova for a spot in the Cincinnati Open final. Image: AP...

 2019-08-17 00:33 

The Australian

Fast News: Today's top stories...

A man has been charged with murder, after a woman was fatally stabbed and another was wounded in Sydney's CBD and Jeffrey Epstein's death has been ruled a suicide. Image: Getty...

 2019-08-17 00:07 

The Australian

Case detailed in award winning 'Who the Hell is Hamish' podcast...

The man dubbed Australia's 'worst conman', Hamish McLaren, was jailed for 16 years in June for swindling $7.6 million from vulnerable victims. Since then, the blockbuster podcast case 'Who the hell is Hamish' has won a prestigious awar...

 2019-08-16 23:45 

The Australian

US issues warrant to seize Grace 1...

The US has reportedly issued a warrant to seize the Iranian oil tanker Grace 1. It comes just a day after a Gibraltar judge allowed the release of the detained vessel. The oil tanker along with the oil it carries and hundreds of thousands of dollars are s...

 2019-08-16 23:29 

The Australian

Charges laid over NZ shooting death...

A man has been charged with murder over the death of an Australian man in New Zealand. Sean McKinnon, 33, had been sleeping in a campervan when he was shot in what police are calling a random attack. The victim's Canadian fiance was able to escape the...

 2019-08-16 23:29 

The Australian

Kashmir protests in Melbourne...

Kashmiri take to Melbourne's Federation Square following the decision of the Indian government to strip Jammu and Kashmir of its special status....

 2019-08-16 23:25 

The Australian

Travelers Crowd Hallway at New York's JFK Airport During Customs System Outage...

Passengers encountered long lines for customs at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on August 16 after US Customs and Border Protection experienced a computer system outage. "CBP is experiencing a temporary outage with its processing...

 2019-08-16 23:22 

The Australian

Australian tourist killed: Man charged with murder...

A 23-year-old has been charged with murder following the discovery of Sean McKinnon's body in a van....

 2019-08-16 23:20 

The Australian

Conclusion to Epstein death should 'end most conspiracy theories'...

Sky News contributor Bruce Wolpe says women will not get justice in a courtroom after a New York medical examiner confirmed Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide. Epstein had been in a New York jail awaiting trial for sex trafficking charges when he was found d...

 2019-08-16 23:10 

The Australian

Travelers Wait in Line at Philadelphia Airport as Computer Outage Causes Nationwide Disruption...

Major delays were reported at airports across the US on August 16 as US Customs and Border Protection reported a widespread computer system outage. Travelers shared photos of long lines as they arrived at airports including John F. Kennedy Airport in New ...

 2019-08-16 22:50 

The Australian

Passengers Stuck in Long Lines at Dulles Airport During Customs Computer-System Outage...

Passengers arriving from overseas encountered long lines in the customs and immigration hall at Washington Dulles International Airport on August 16, after US Customs and Border Protection experienced a computer-system outage, local media reported. "C...

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