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 2020-02-28 20:42 

Business Insider Australia

Women say they're washing their hands significantly more than men as the coronavirus spreads around the world...

Wash your hands....

 2020-02-28 20:41 

Courier Mail

MAFS star’s wild partying revealed...

He's the resident party boy on this season of MAFS, but it looks like Michael Goonan has been pulling similar antics outside the experiment, too....

 2020-02-28 20:41 

Echo Daily

Vale wetlands...

Jo Faith, Newtown Late last century (over 30 years ago) a cluster of cronies and pollies from NSW government had a neo-liberal thought bubble. Revamp Byron Bay. Give it the glitz of the Gold Coast. Solution: more roads and development! ... Read More The p...

 2020-02-28 20:40 

Business Insider Australia

Powell signals Fed is open to rate cut as coronavirus raises economic concerns...

Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell sought to reassure businesses and investors Friday afternoon as concerns about the coronavirus continued to escalate....

 2020-02-28 20:39 

Courier Mail

Extreme Weather Outlook...

WATCH: How much rain could Ex-Tropical Cyclone Esther bring to drought declared southeast? Is the Great Barrier Reef in a bleaching event? Sky News Meteorologist Rob Sharpe has the forecast....

 2020-02-28 20:39 

news.com.au

Extreme Weather Outlook...

WATCH: How much rain could Ex-Tropical Cyclone Esther bring to drought declared southeast? Is the Great Barrier Reef in a bleaching event? Sky News Meteorologist Rob Sharpe has the forecast....

 2020-02-28 20:38 

Courier Mail

China's Sun Yang calls Duncan Scott a loser during medal ceremony...

July 24, 2019. Video obtained Wednesday, July 24, 2019 of Chinese swimming star Sun Yang confronting Duncan Scott of Great Britain and calling him a loser during the 200-metre freestyle medal ceremony at the FINA World Championships 2019 - Gwangju. (AAP V...

 2020-02-28 20:37 

SBS News

World Health Organization raises coronavirus risk to 'very high'...

The World Health Organization has raised its global coronavirus risk alert from "high" to "very high."...

 2020-02-28 20:36 

Business Insider Australia

An Oklahoma man thought there were squirrels in his attic, but strange noises turned out to be a homeless man living in his house...

An Oklahoma City man was in for a big surprise when on Wednesday he found a homeless man living in his attic....

 2020-02-28 20:35 

ABC Australia

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'We're just like you': Here's what Mardi Gras means for LGBTQI+ Muslims...

Omar grew up in a traditional, Arab Muslim household and attended a Christian school. Neither were particularly conducive to embracing his identity as a young gay man....

 2020-02-28 20:34 

ABC Australia

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Inside the island farm running cattle and sheep on swampland...

Mundoo Island Station, the last property on the Murray-Darling river system, is a place like no other in Australia, with fresh and salt water on its borders and cattle wading between islands....

 2020-02-28 20:31 

ABC Australia

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The ABC couldn't litigate it's way to law reform. Inside the appeal against the AFP raids...

The disappointed legal team that worked on the ABC case warns that unless things change, the level of secrecy around the issuing of warrants means there's an ongoing risk of requests just being rubber-stamped, writes editorial director Craig McMurtrie...

 2020-02-28 20:30 

ABC Australia

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Grey nomads can't do all the heavy lifting in bushfire rebuild, volunteers say...

BlazeAid organisers in NSW are desperate for volunteers to replenish their bushfire recovery workforce and believe paid incentives for backpackers could be a solution....

 2020-02-28 20:30 

ABC Australia

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How I conquered my fear of public speaking — and learned to (kind of) love it...

Speaking to a crowd is the stuff of many people's nightmares. It used to terrify me so much I'd worry I was about to have a heart attack. But I got over my fear — and if I can do it, anyone can....

 2020-02-28 20:29 

ABC Australia

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Our World Cup dreams are on the line, but we're ready for the challenge...

After a disappointing start against India, we're starting to build up momentum in this T20 World Cup and we're excited for the pressure of the New Zealand game, writes all-rounder Jess Jonassen....

 2020-02-28 20:27 

Sydney Morning Herald

Defiant Hong Kong media baron arrested over role in protests...

His singular status as a prominent businessman in Hong Kong who supports the democracy movement made him a frequent target of Beijing-backed elements....

 2020-02-28 20:26 

Business Insider Australia

What is a stent? When you need one and when you don't...

A stent is a small mesh tube inserted into an artery that has been narrowed by plaque build-up. In the US, nearly two million stents are implanted every year, and they can be life-saving during a heart attack....

 2020-02-28 20:25 

Courier Mail

'Dangerous' Blizzard Conditions Rage East of Lake Erie...

Heavy lake-effect snow and high winds buried parts of upstate New York near the Great Lakes beginning Thursday, February 27, the National Weather Service (NWS) reported, and continued to rage throughout Friday. Bands of snow strengthened over the Great La...

 2020-02-28 20:25 

news.com.au

'Dangerous' Blizzard Conditions Rage East of Lake Erie...

Heavy lake-effect snow and high winds buried parts of upstate New York near the Great Lakes beginning Thursday, February 27, the National Weather Service (NWS) reported, and continued to rage throughout Friday. Bands of snow strengthened over the Great La...

 2020-02-28 20:23 

Business Insider Australia

Mortgage rates fall to the lowest since 2012 amid coronavirus fears...

Coronavirus fears have pushed mortgage rates lower in just one week....

 2020-02-28 20:22 

Courier Mail

Barty beaten in WTA’s biggest rivalry...

Petra Kvitova battled past world No. 1 Ashleigh Barty 6-4 2-6 6-4 on Saturday morning (AEDT) to set up a Qatar Open final against Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka....

 2020-02-28 20:18 

news.com.au

YOU'RE THE LOSERS: China only has itself to blame in Sun case...

Sun Yang was an arrogant wild child coddled by his home country and led to believe he could get away with just about anything. Now he's been put in his place....

 2020-02-28 20:18 

Business Insider Australia

210 people have reportedly died from coronavirus in Iran, but the government is saying the death toll is only 34...

At least 210 people have died from coronavirus in Iran, according to BBC News, which is six times higher than the official death toll from the Iranian government....

 2020-02-28 20:16 

SBS News

Smoke from this summer's bushfires has impacted Australia's wines...

After a summer of bushfires, difficult decisions are now being made about whether or not to harvest grapes which have been exposed to smoke, due to the effect it can have on the quality of the wine....

 2020-02-28 20:14 

Business Insider Australia

'The Anti-Greta' climate activist Naomi Seibt says she's 'absolutely' a fan of far-right podcaster Stefan Molyneux...

NATIONAL HARBOUR, Maryland Naomi Seibt, a 19-year-old German who has been called "the anti-Greta Thunberg" because of her self-described "climate realism," said she was still a fan of the far-right YouTuber and podcaster Stefan Molyneux, w...

 2020-02-28 20:13 

news.com.au

Barty beaten in WTA's biggest rivalry...

Petra Kvitova battled past world No. 1 Ashleigh Barty 6-4 2-6 6-4 on Saturday morning (AEDT) to set up a Qatar Open final against Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka....

 2020-02-28 20:07 

ABC Australia

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Why the team behind The Eleventh podcast was shocked by what they unearthed in the ABC's newspaper clippings file...

The team behind The Eleventh discuss how old-school research tools, such as newspaper clipping files, that were vital for journalists in the era before the internet, were key to the production of the ABC's popular new podcast series....

 2020-02-28 20:06 

Courier Mail

Huge fire near Paris train station amid 'unacceptable violence by protesters'...

A major fire has broken out near the Gare de Lyon train station in Paris. Police said the station was evacuated and people were urged to avoid the area. Clouds of black smoke could be seen in the sky and a row of parked scooters and motorcycles burned aft...

 2020-02-28 20:05 

news.com.au

Huge fire near Paris train station amid 'unacceptable violence by protesters'...

A major fire has broken out near the Gare de Lyon train station in Paris.Police said the station was evacuated and people were urged to avoid the area.Clouds of black smoke could be seen in the sky and a row of parked scooters and motorcycles burned after...

 2020-02-28 20:05 

The Australian

Huge fire near Paris train station amid 'unacceptable violence by protesters'...

A major fire has broken out near the Gare de Lyon train station in Paris. Police said the station was evacuated and people were urged to avoid the area. Clouds of black smoke could be seen in the sky and a row of parked scooters and motorcycles burned aft...

 2020-02-28 20:05 

news.com.au

Australia should not 'deport its problems'...

NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has taken a public swipe at Scott Morrison, demanding Australia stop deporting its people and problems to New Zealand.Australia9;s deportation policy includes anyone who has committed a serious criminal offence to be de...

 2020-02-28 20:05 

The Australian

Australia should not 'deport its problems'...

NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has taken a public swipe at Scott Morrison, demanding Australia stop deporting its people and problems to New Zealand. Australia's deportation policy includes anyone who has committed a serious criminal offence to be d...

 2020-02-28 20:05 

9 News

Coronavirus risk lifted by WHO to 'very high'...

The World Health Organisation have increased their assessment of the global risk of spread and impact of COVID-19 to "very high"....

 2020-02-28 20:05 

9 News

Historic Paris train station evacuated due to nearby fire...

Police have evacuated a historic Paris train station after a fire engulfed multiple vehicles and sent a large cloud of black smoke over the neighbourhood....

 2020-02-28 20:04 

Courier Mail

China only has itself to blame in Sun case...

Sun Yang laughed in the face of competitors at swimming's world titles in South Korea last year, reportedly telling a British swimmer who refused to take a photograph with him on the podium: "You're a loser. I'm winning, yes."...

 2020-02-28 20:03 

Business Insider Australia

Giannina interrupted her own proposal to ask for Damien's hand in marriage on "Love is Blind." Here's why you may see many women doing that this weekend....

Giannina Gibelli had "Love is Blind" audiences on the edge of their couches when she interrupted Damien Powers proposal to her....

 2020-02-28 20:02 

Business Insider Australia

A maternity nurse knitted grasshopper hats for babies to celebrate the Leap Year, and they're adorable...

Caitlin Pechin is a staff nurse on the mother-and-baby unit of UPMC Magee-Womens hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She started knitting in 2008, and has created outfits for babies on her unit, from Baby Yoda costumes to Pittsburgh Steelers uniforms....

 2020-02-28 20:01 

Business Insider Australia

What is gout? How to know if you have it and recommended treatment...

Gout is an intensely painful form of arthritis that affects over 8 million Americans. As our diets change to include more processed foods, and with the increase in popularity of high protein diets, gout is on the rise, especially for older men. Here's...

 2020-02-28 20:00 

ABC Australia

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Australian games makers share the 15 'must-play' titles that inspired them...

From arcade classics to mobile phone hits, six pioneering video-game makers tell us their pick of must-know, must-play games currently on display at the National Film and Sound Archive....

 2020-02-28 20:00 

ABC Australia

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20 years ago today, a 'proficient' meatworker skinned, beheaded and cooked her partner...

It's been two decades since one of the worst murders in living memory was committed by Katherine Knight in NSW. For the locals who knew Knight and her victim, the crime is impossible to forget....

 2020-02-28 19:56 

The West Australian

Mercedes head to Aust as F1 team to beat...

Mercedes emerged as the the top team after the last week of pre-season testing but Daniel Ricciardo's Renault was also showed promising pace....

 2020-02-28 19:55 

The Australian Financial Review

Fed will 'act as appropriate to support the economy': Powell...

With 90 minutes left in Wall Street's session, and stocks being hammered yet again, investors finally heard from the US central bank....

 2020-02-28 19:54 

Courier Mail

Aussie’s bitter dispute with rude neighbour...

Welcome to Sisters In Law, news.com.au's weekly column solving all of your legal problems. This week, our resident lawyers and real-life sisters Alison and Jillian Barrett from Maurice Blackburn tackle your legal rights when it comes to neighbourhood ...

 2020-02-28 19:52 

ABC Australia

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Vale the great Australian summer — today is the last day of the summer we never had...

The great Australian summer is a narrative entrenched in our national identity, but as we enter autumn, very few of us have been left with a summer glow....

 2020-02-28 19:52 

Courier Mail

Prince Harry and Jon Bon Jovi record Invictus Games charity single at Abbey Road...

Prince Harry and Jon Bon Jovi have met at the famous Abbey Road Studios to record a charity single for the duke's Invictus Games. After greeting each other warmly on the steps of the building, the pair were ushered into the control room of studio two,...

 2020-02-28 19:52 

Business Insider Australia

A survey says 38% of drinkers won't touch Corona because of epidemic fear. Corona says despite that 'misinformation,' sales are strong...

Corona Latin for "crown" is one of the most popular beer brands in the world, its labels adorned with aptly with a golden crown....

 2020-02-28 19:51 

news.com.au

Prince Harry and Jon Bon Jovi record Invictus Games charity single at Abbey Road...

Prince Harry and Jon Bon Jovi have met at the famous Abbey Road Studios to record a charity single for the duke's Invictus Games.After greeting each other warmly on the steps of the building, the pair were ushered into the control room of studio two, ...

 2020-02-28 19:51 

The Australian

Prince Harry and Jon Bon Jovi record Invictus Games charity single at Abbey Road...

Prince Harry and Jon Bon Jovi have met at the famous Abbey Road Studios to record a charity single for the duke's Invictus Games. After greeting each other warmly on the steps of the building, the pair were ushered into the control room of studio two,...

 2020-02-28 19:49 

news.com.au

RECKLESS, DELIBERATE: Why world wasn't warned about virus...

China has not been honest with the world in its downplaying of the coronavirus risk in order to save face. Now it has had disastrous consequences across the globe....

 2020-02-28 19:48 

Business Insider Australia

The Trump administration considers using 1950s-era law to ramp up production of masks and protective gear as coronavirus spreads...

The US could invoke a 1950s-era law that would allow the government to ramp up the production of gear to combat the spread of the coronavirus, a senior administration official and a congressional aide familiar with the matter said Friday....

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