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 2021-06-16 23:48 

Sydney Morning Herald

Amazon is treating paying customers like guinea pigs...

Many have learned a hard lesson about what it means to be an Amazon customer. At any moment, the company could surprise you with an unwelcome change to an Amazon product you own or decide to kill it altogether....

 2021-06-16 23:08 

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Pies member walks away from EGM push, but bid not over...

David Hatley, the four-decade Collingwood member who has led a push for an extraordinary general meeting at the club in recent weeks, has walked away from the movement after a meeting with a group of Magpies directors last week....

 2021-06-16 22:54 

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Crown cinema among new exposure sites as Victoria records no new cases...

Victoria has recorded no new cases of COVID-19 as Victorians heeded pleas from health authorities to get tested....

 2021-06-16 22:46 

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Gallery: The best photos from around the world...

The best photos from the international wire agencies as chosen by our picture editors....

 2021-06-16 22:37 

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Biden's Trumpian outburst puts his Putin challenge on full display...

Biden's outburst felt like a flash back to the Trump era: a US President putting a CNN reporter under fire as the world watched on....

 2021-06-16 22:35 

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ASX set to rise; $A dives as US Fed flags 2023 rate rise...

Futures are pointing to a modest rise for the ASX 200 on Thursday. That's even after Wall Street stocks slipped on a surprisingly hawkish pivot from the US Fed, with interest rates now tipped to rise in 2023....

 2021-06-16 22:26 

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Track-laying under Sydney harbour finished in key Metro tunnel...

Tracks have finished being laid in one of the Sydney Metro railway tunnels under Sydney harbour which would connect the future Barangaroo and North Sydney stations....

 2021-06-16 22:13 

Sydney Morning Herald

Trance music-fan sets sight on Czech leadership, warmer ties with Europe...

For Czechs, a Pirate victory would loosen political ties with Poland and Hungary after they clashed with Brussels over rule-of-law abuses....

 2021-06-16 22:05 

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Message managed: How Premier's promise made bureaucrats mould gas policy around Kerry Stokes-backed Waitsia...

Freedom of Information documents have shown how a new domestic gas policy was born, and how one $750 million project gained a crucial exemption on the eve of the pandemic....

 2021-06-16 22:04 

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Zero fines in six months: WA Police are not actively enforcing mandatory COVID check-ins...

While police aren't actively enforcing the use of the contact registers for public health purposes, they have been issuing warrants to access the data in relation to unrelated police investigations....

 2021-06-16 22:02 

Sydney Morning Herald

The West's fightback against China has begun, but don't count on success...

The West cannot rest on the rhetoric coming out of the G7 if it wants to curb China's aggression and growing economic influence....

 2021-06-16 22:00 

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Victoria COVID LIVE updates: Restrictions to ease tonight in Melbourne; vaccinated nurse tested positive...

Melburnians will be able to go outside without masks from 11.59pm tonight, have two guests in their home and say goodbye to the 25-kilometre travel limit....

 2021-06-16 21:40 

Sydney Morning Herald

China's campaign to control commodities goes into overdrive...

China has stepped up its campaign to rein in commodity prices and reduce speculation in a bid to ease the threat to its pandemic rebound from soaring raw material costs....

 2021-06-16 21:29 

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Woman charged with murder after man was allegedly stabbed to death...

The woman was allegedly waiting for him at his residence in Newmarket....

 2021-06-16 21:24 

Sydney Morning Herald

Italy impress again in 3-0 Switzerland rout; Wales, Russia on track at Euros...

Italy extended their unbeaten streak to 29 matches — one shy of the team record — and kept their 10th clean sheet in that run with another impressive victory....

 2021-06-16 20:37 

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Australia news LIVE: NSW on high alert as two new local COVID-19 cases recorded in Sydney; Victoria restrictions to ease...

NSW has recorded its first two local cases in 40 days, Melburnians are waking up to their last day of their fourth lockdown and Ben Roberts-Smith is due to be cross-examined in court today....

 2021-06-16 20:37 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Joy and a sense of freedom': France eases COVID-19 mask rules ahead of schedule...

The surprise announcement by French Prime Minister Jean Castex comes as France is registering about 3900 new virus infections a day, down from 35,000 in the March-April peak....

 2021-06-16 19:53 

Sydney Morning Herald

Ghislaine Maxwell's jail cell flooded with raw sewage: court filing...

In her latest list of complaints about conditions of her incarceration, Jeffrey Epstein's former girlfriend complained that "vermin droppings fell from air vents"....

 2021-06-16 19:30 

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'Two jobs at once': Mothers combine work and childcare in the home office...

Among parents still working at home following the easing of pandemic restrictions in 2020, nearly one-quarter of mothers were caring for children as well, compared with 15 per cent of fathers, a new study shows....

 2021-06-16 19:30 

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Liberal leadership rumblings resurface as Coalition closes gap on Labor...

Coalition MPs were discussing a plan to execute a spill next week, but this was abandoned due to an inability by camps opposing Michael O'Brien to unite....

 2021-06-16 19:30 

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Why the COVID endgame could be a long one...

The virus has more tricks up its sleeve - and it's not over anywhere until it's over everywhere....

 2021-06-16 19:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Community footy clubs feel pain of a stop-start season as injuries mount...

'Someone's ridden over a black cat': Whether through bad luck or disrupted preparation, suburban and country football clubs are reporting a slew of injuries after the state's lockdowns and restrictions....

 2021-06-16 19:30 

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I'm a CEO sleeping out for Vinnies, but 30 years ago I really was sleeping rough...

You'd think getting off the street would be the end of the story. It isn't....

 2021-06-16 19:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

MIFF goes to the drive-in as The Drover's Wife set to open the festival...

The revisionist western, adapted from a Henry Lawson short story, will kick off the 69th edition of the festival, as it takes on a hybrid form....

 2021-06-16 19:22 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Not what the market expected': Wall Street slips as Fed sees rate hikes as soon as 2023...

Wall Street stocks fell further from their records and bond yields rose after Federal Reserve officials signalled they may start raising interest rates in about two years....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

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Melburnians warned against travel to flood and storm battered areas...

Emergency authorities have warned wet weather later this week may pose some risk as restrictions are lifted on travel for Melburnians....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Magistrate who had relationship with young court clerk wins her super benefit...

Ashleigh Petrie died at 23, just weeks after her relationship with magistrate Rodney Higgins, 68, made news. She left her superannuation to her mother, then Higgins claimed it....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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'She is sick': Lawyer for Murugappan family hits back at minister's remarks on illness...

Tharnicaa Murugappan will likely remain in Perth hospital for at least another week while she recovers....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

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Rob Stokes pushes for more homes in regional NSW to ease shortage...

Mr Stokes said the desire for city-dwellers to "spread out" had triggered a boom in regional towns from Bega to Byron Bay, and Coffs Harbour to Dubbo....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

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'It's horrendous': hospital uses cleaners, gardener to care for dementia patients...

A NSW hospital has been relying on cleaners to look after dementia patients due to severe staffing shortages, a parliamentary inquiry has heard....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

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Robots, drones and satellites: NSW to research new bushfire fighting technology...

Treasurer Dominic Perrottet said the funding would prepare the state for future natural disasters and position it to lead the world with new technology....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

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NSW schools going backwards on HSC achievement, graduates' careers...

The NSW Education Department set improvement goals for 2022 in areas such as HSC performance and year 12 completion, but if the present trajectory continues, few are likely to be achieved....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

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'People are shopping around for preferred vaccines': Rollout causes problems for GPs...

Doctors warn that people who are shopping around for vaccines outside their eligibility could drag out the vaccine program, with the number of people in NSW over 50 who have received a first dose lagging behind the national average....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Why Tom Trbojevic could end up as the greatest of them all...

The young fullback is changing the game for both Manly and especially the Blues....

 2021-06-16 19:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Ambitious plan to end HIV transmission in Australia within four years...

About 900 people are diagnosed with HIV each year in Australia. But with $53 million in federal funding, that could drop to fewer than 100 annually....

 2021-06-16 18:50 

Sydney Morning Herald

'No kumbaya moment': Biden and Putin hold first presidential meeting...

The highly-anticipated meeting between the US and Russian leaders in Geneva lasted for under three hours, significantly shorter than both sides had previewed....

 2021-06-16 17:50 

Sydney Morning Herald

Royal Caribbean cruise postponed after eight crew members test positive for COVID...

One of the first cruises scheduled to sail from the United States has been postponed after eight crew members tested positive for the coronavirus during routine testing....

 2021-06-16 16:56 

Sydney Morning Herald

Microsoft's next operating system, Windows 11, reportedly leaked online...

A preview of Microsoft's new Windows 11 operating system may have been leaked online....

 2021-06-16 16:41 

Sydney Morning Herald

First patient receives controversial Biogen Alzheimer's drug...

A US hospital on Wednesday gave the first infusion of an expensive, controversial new Alzheimer's drug from Biogen....

 2021-06-16 14:15 

Sydney Morning Herald

Australians $11,500 worse off as productivity slows over the decade...

A fall in productivity growth over the past decade has cost every Australian $11,500 in lost income, eating into our standard of living....

 2021-06-16 14:10 

Sydney Morning Herald

Cartoons of the week...

The best Herald artworks of the week from across the board....

 2021-06-16 14:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Cruel decision reflects a leadership moral vacuum...

The Murugappan family decision exposes the heartlessness of the Australian government....

 2021-06-16 14:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

In trouble for bludging when I wasn't: what can I do?...

When we are made accountable for every hour spent at work - even during a lunch break....

 2021-06-16 14:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

Parents cobble together childcare options and make their work fit...

Parents are compromising on the kind of childcare they want and how much work they can do because of high costs and difficulties in finding places....

 2021-06-16 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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In the Herald: June 17, 1953...

Less meat and milk, but more beer, 'not easy' for university men and Passiona's first full year's earnings....

 2021-06-16 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Slightly sanctimonious': Media baron John B. Fairfax urges publishers to look beyond profits...

John B. Fairfax is urging media companies not to focus solely on profits as he announced a major philanthropic contribution to The Walkley Foundation....

 2021-06-16 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Global insights boost McDonald's revenue despite 'McCluster' outbreaks...

Coronavirus has hit the hospitality sector hard but not the fast food chain....

 2021-06-16 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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From the Archives, 1951: Thousands honour Ben Chifley at state funeral...

On June 17,1951, 30,000 people lined the streets of Bathurst in a solemn tribute to Labor leader and former Prime Minister, Ben Chifley....

 2021-06-16 13:59 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Gonski's doorknocking dilemma...

It's that time of year again when a red army (no, not that kind) hits the streets in aid of the Salvation Army's annual Red Shield Appeal....

 2021-06-16 13:47 

Sydney Morning Herald

Best of cartoons, June 17, 2021...

The news of the day as interpreted by our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists....

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