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 2019-12-05 19:20 

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Nancy Pelosi cracks it at reporter...

Nancy Pelosi has cracked it at a reporter after announcing she will order articles of impeachment against Donald Trump, saying the US president "leaves us no choice but to act"....

 2019-12-05 19:18 

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Kate reveals Prince Louis’ adorable habit...

Kate Middleton has revealed that Prince Louis "wants to go everywhere with her" during her engagement today....

 2019-12-05 19:08 

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Homes lost, fireys injured as bushfires rage across NSW...

Firefighters have faced a long night battling blazes stretching from the NSW south coast all the way to the Queensland border, ahead of yet another day of severe fire danger in parts of the state....

 2019-12-05 19:01 

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Pete Buttigieg Rally Interrupted by Heckler Wearing Black Lives Matter Shirt...

A protester wearing a Black Lives Matter T-shirt rushed the podium at an event in support of Pete Buttigieg on December 4 before nearly being hit with a cane by one of the attendees. In a video of the incident captured by Max Lewis, a reporter with WSBT, ...

 2019-12-05 18:53 

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Invalid Elton John tickets on Viagogo prompts consumer watchdog investigation...

Hundreds of fans have been turned away from Elton John's Adelaide concert after purchasing invalid tickets from ticket exchange and resale company Viagogo. Entry was denied to about 200 people who were told on the night the tickets they had bought wer...

 2019-12-05 18:46 

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Tourists face travel chaos as national strike begins across France...

Travellers heading to and from France face five days of chaos due to a general strike across the country. French public sector workers began the walkouts on Thursday over French President Emmanuel Macron's plans to reform the nation's pension syst...

 2019-12-05 18:40 

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Interim report on Naplan overhaul...

There's a renewed push to limit scrutiny of NAPLAN results, despite recent reports of plummeting academic performance in the country. A state led review of the testing regime has flagged a proposal to stop publishing individual school results online. ...

 2019-12-05 18:39 

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Londoners ridicule 'drab' Christmas Tree gift...

Londoners are wondering what they've done to annoy Norway after receiving an...

 2019-12-05 18:25 

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Process of Trump impeachment has moved to next stage, Pelosi says...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the House of Representatives is pushing ahead with plans to impeach President Donald Trump. The House was moving forward to draft articles of impeachment, a milestone moment and only the fourth time in US history that Congress ha...

 2019-12-05 16:10 

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East Texas Policeman Races Away From Skunk He Just Saved...

An East Texas policeman did not stick around after saving a skunk who had its head stuck in a carton in the town of White Oak on November 22. White Oak police officer Brian Russell was out on patrol when he came across the animal in distress, according to...

 2019-12-05 16:02 

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Moment fire ‘exploded from the bush’...

A photographer has described the intense moment a wall of flames "exploded from the bush" at the Green Wattle Fire on Thursday night, as fire crews fought to battle the blaze....

 2019-12-05 16:00 

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Pelosi Says Democrats Will Draft Articles of Impeachment...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the Judiciary Committee will proceed with drawing up articles of impeachment against President Trump. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News...

 2019-12-05 13:52 

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Beauty queen dies in car crash...

A former beauty queen — crowned Miss Pakistan World in 2012 — has been killed after her car hit a kerb and overturned into oncoming traffic, police in the US said....

 2019-12-05 13:51 

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Burundi landslides leave at least 26 dead...

Landslides in Burundi have killed at least 26 people and injured seven, while 10 more people remain missing, the Security Ministry said on Thursday....

 2019-12-05 13:49 

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Musk’s ‘pedo’ tweet ‘humiliated’ cave hero...

A hero British diver who helped rescue 12 young boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Thailand says he felt "dirtied" after being "branded a paedophile" by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk....

 2019-12-05 13:43 

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New plan for refugees bound for Australia...

Prime Minister Hun Sen has raised the prospect of Cambodia again accepting refugees destined for Australia after a previous controversial deal expired, government-friendly media reports say....

 2019-12-05 13:41 

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Dozens of migrants drown off Mauritania...

At least 58 people have drowned after a boat from Gambia carrying around 150 migrants sank off the coast of Mauritania, according to officials....

 2019-12-05 13:32 

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Three dead in Pearl Harbor shooting...

A US Navy sailor has opened fire at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, killing two people before turning the gun on himself. There is no indication of a motive for the attack. Image: Getty...

 2019-12-05 13:31 

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Sydney man in court on terror charges...

A Sydney man accused of planning terror acts, and trying to recruit teenagers to join ISIS could make a bid for bail to be home for Christmas. The tradesman was charged after dramatic raids on Wednesday....

 2019-12-05 13:31 

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Woman killed in Adelaide housefire...

Police are investigating after a woman died in a unit fire in Adelaide despite bystanders trying to rescue her. Neighbours heard screams from the apartment at Everard Park late on Thursday afternoon. Investigators have attended the scene to try and determ...

 2019-12-05 13:30 

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Scott Cam’s govt pay packet revealed...

TV tradie Scott Cam will be paid $345,000 for a 15-month government contract, a Senate committee has heard....

 2019-12-05 13:24 

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Pirates kidnap Greek ship crew off Nigeria...

Pirates have kidnapped 19 crew members from a crude oil tanker off Nigeria in an area where acts of piracy are on the rise, an official with the ship's operator says....

 2019-12-05 13:09 

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Bushfire emergency continues in NSW...

Firefighters have been injured and properties are reportedly destroyed as out of control bushfires continue to ravage New South Wales. Image: News Corp Australia...

 2019-12-05 13:05 

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Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lights Up as Holiday Season Begins in New York...

The holiday season officially began in New York City on December 4, with the 87th annual lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree. New Yorkers and tourists filled the streets around Rockefeller Plaza to catch a glimpse of the tree and the evening...

 2019-12-05 12:59 

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Public sector shake-up 'is excellent stuff': Murray...

Sky News host Paul Murray says the Morrison Government did some...

 2019-12-05 12:55 

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Heat is on for horror fire weekend...

PARCHED southeast Queensland is again bracing for severe fire conditions as soaring temperatures grip the state....

 2019-12-05 12:46 

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$270k CV fraudster’s supermodel con...

An Aussie woman who was jailed over a brazen resume fraud also used a supermodel's photo on her own LinkedIn profile, it has been reported....

 2019-12-05 12:45 

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Sacked Starbucks barista’s revenge...

The Starbucks manager who was fired when a cop at her shop received an order labelled "PIG" is considering suing the coffee giant for making her a "martyr", she told The New York Post....

 2019-12-05 12:45 

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Cancer stricken firefighter Ryan Channells is 'a hero to us all'...

Sky News commentator Dan Petrie has dubbed NSW firefighter Ryan Channells an Australian hero after it was revealed the father of two received a stage four cancer diagnosis - and went right back to fighting the bushfires currently ravaging NSW. According t...

 2019-12-05 12:44 

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Watchdog bans ‘offensive’ fast-food ad...

A KFC advert has been banned for using a pun that sounded too much like a swear word....

 2019-12-05 12:43 

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$21m Lotto winner’s ‘sad’ mistake...

One lucky person has the winning Arizona lottery ticket but never came forward and missed the deadline to claim the $US14.6 ($A21.3) million prize....

 2019-12-05 12:41 

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‘Real danger’ as Bali runs out of water...

Tourists are being blamed for a shortage of freshwater in drought-stricken Bali, which has seen more than half its rivers run dry....

 2019-12-05 12:40 

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The 'proof will be in the pudding' if public sector shake-up 'works as intended'...

Michael Owen of Owen Media Relations says the...

 2019-12-05 12:40 

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Brutal reality behind woman’s booty pic...

A body-positivity blogger from Finland is debunking the myth of the "perfect" Instagram photo....

 2019-12-05 12:40 

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Coles 'got off lightly' following ACCC finding...

Liberal MP Craig Kelly says he believes Coles...

 2019-12-05 12:25 

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Will Jeremy Corbyn win: Reports indicate that many in the UK plan to 'tactical vote'...

Henley Business School Professor Benjamin Laker says Jeremy Corbyn may wind up at the helm of the United Kingdom - even if he doesn't win a majority vote. "This election is so difficult to call," Mr Laker told Sky News. "The latest report ...

 2019-12-05 12:14 

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Firefighters battle Stapylton blaze (SEQ News Alerts)...

Firefighters have had their work cut out for them battling a large blaze at Stapylton south of Brisbane. Video: SEQ News Alerts...

 2019-12-05 12:14 

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Milton's new CityCat terminal construction (2014)...

Part of crucial flood protection measures, an 11 metre high, 31 tonne pier was installed at the Milton CityCat terminal in October. It's designed to deflect any debris when the river floods....

 2019-12-05 12:06 

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Is a win on the horizon for Boris Johnson in the UK's 2019 General Election?...

Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has hopes Boris Johnson's UK Conservative Party will pull through and win the 2018 General Election - but, she says, "will he have the majority?" "I think Boris will get the most number of seats - but the ques...

 2019-12-05 11:58 

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Pubic sector shake-up 'is excellent stuff': Murray...

Sky News host Paul Murray says the Morrison Government did some...

 2019-12-05 11:56 

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Overturning medevac bill is an 'act of cruelty'...

Sky News contributor Nicholas Reece says...

 2019-12-05 11:46 

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Strikes Paralyze France as Workers Protest Pension Reforms...

Tens of thousands of workers from multiple industries in France took to the streets of cities and towns on December 5 in a general strike against pension reform. Multiple train stations across the country stood empty, as more than half of SNCF drivers too...

 2019-12-05 11:30 

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Here's how artificial intelligence powers bike sharing...

Ever wonder how a bike-sharing system makes sure that bikes are available where people need them? Here's how a complex system of artificial intelligence and machine learning powers CitiBike....

 2019-12-05 11:25 

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Fire Rips Through Lagos Neighborhood After Pipeline Explosion...

There were fears a number of people were killed in Lagos, Nigeria, on December 5 after an oil pipeline explosion in the city. Nigerian media said that vandalism was suspected to be the cause of the explosion. The Vanguard said two people were arrested. Lo...

 2019-12-05 11:15 

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Plane Disappears Into Orange Haze After Taking Off From Sydney Airport...

Devastating bushfires continued to burn across New South Wales on December 5, bringing hazardous smoke closer to Sydney. Six emergency warnings were issued for fires in the state on Thursday, including the 230,000-hectare Gospers Mountain blaze to the wes...

 2019-12-05 11:09 

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Six dead in gas explosion at Polish ski resort...

Six people died after a three-story building in the southern Polish ski resort of Szczyrk collapsed following a gas explosion, authorities said on Thursday....

 2019-12-05 11:09 

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Firefighter battle Stapylton blaze (SEQ News Alerts)...

Firefighters have had their work cut out for them battling a large blaze at Stapylton south of Brisbane. Video: SEQ News Alerts...

 2019-12-05 11:04 

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Hidden detail in finale winner’s cake...

After 10 weeks, we finally have a winner for the Great Australian Bake Off....

 2019-12-05 11:03 

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Huawei sues the FCC, challenging a new ban...

China's Huawei has mounted a legal challenge against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) after the body designated the technology giant as a security threat and moved to bar it from a government subsidy program. Ryan Brooks reports....

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