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 2019-12-12 02:54 

ABC Australia

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Council turns to youth for advice on how to spend $1m...

Regional areas fear losing their young people to bigger towns or cities, so a rural South Australian council with $1 million of funding is asking students how to keep the town thriving beyond the drought....

 2019-12-12 02:45 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Volcano burns victims need '120 square metres of skin' for grafts...

With survivors of the New Zealand eruption facing "severe, disfiguring burns", hospitals are seeking out artificial and donated skin....

 2019-12-12 02:43 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Councillor convicted over anonymous election pamphlets and placed on good behaviour bond...

A former deputy mayor of an Adelaide council is convicted and placed on a good behaviour bond for anonymously publishing electoral pamphlets....

 2019-12-12 02:36 

ABC Australia

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UK election: Boris or bust, now it's down to the voters...

Voters in the United Kingdom go to the polls today in what's been called the most significant election in a generation. The ABC's chief election analyst Antony Green looks at how the count will unfold....

 2019-12-12 02:34 

ABC Australia

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'Violent public response' the basis of application to move police murder-accused trial to Darwin...

Lawyers for Constable Zachary Rolfe, the police officer charged with murdering Kumanjayi Walker in Yuendumu, have applied to have the entirety of court proceedings moved from Alice Springs to Darwin....

 2019-12-12 02:12 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Radar shows storm cell smashing South East Queensland...

Rain radar shows the path of a storm cell which dumped 100 millimetres of rain on Brisbane and other parts of Queensland's south-east....

 2019-12-12 02:05 

ABC Australia

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Hot weather on the horizon for Adelaide but is it a heatwave?...

Hot weather is forecast for Adelaide early next week but while it may be tempting to call it a "heatwave", the Bureau of Meteorology's official definition is a little more complicated than hot weather that hangs about for days on end....

 2019-12-12 01:55 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Boris Johnson 'hides in fridge' to avoid questions on last day of UK election campaign...

The UK Prime Minister gives reporters the cold shoulder on the eve of the election, hiding in a fridge to avoid a live breakfast TV interview....

 2019-12-12 01:46 

ABC Australia

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Lost Paradise music festival cancelled amid bushfire danger...

Lost Paradise organisers say the risk of bushfires is too great for the festival to go ahead, but promise 2020's event will be "bigger than ever"....

 2019-12-12 01:45 

ABC Australia

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ICAC report into SA Health privately met with anger by Premier, commissioner says...

SA's corruption watchdog Bruce Lander claims Premier Steven Marshall rebuked him in private for releasing a report into potential corruption in the state's public health system, despite Mr Marshall telling Parliament he found the report "extra...

 2019-12-12 01:17 

ABC Australia

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Facebook and Google market power to be subject to digital code of conduct...

The competition watchdog will gain extra resources to crackdown on the growing power of digital platforms as the Government seeks to rein in how companies like Facebook and Google use their market power....

 2019-12-12 01:11 

ABC Australia

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Shooting in kosher grocery labelled a hate crime as police probe links to Black Israelites...

Police investigate whether a couple who killed four people at a kosher grocery store in the US state of New Jersey were motivated by anti-Semitic beliefs, as the Jewish community expresses its fears....

 2019-12-12 01:04 

ABC Australia

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The Brexit election is the Grinch of Christmas for UK voters...

Brexit has yet to deliver a single positive for the British people and later today they'll trudge to the polling booths in the cold and dark because of it, Samantha Hawley writes....

 2019-12-12 01:01 

ABC Australia

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Calls for 'water emergency' declaration as Tamborine Mountain school runs dry...

Students at Tamborine Mountain State School have been told to bring extra water bottles to class as bubblers run dry due to low bore supplies....

 2019-12-12 00:57 

ABC Australia

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World's largest live export ship to sell for $77m...

Live exporter Wellard's stocks have gone up after it announced a deal to sell a live export ship capable of carrying as many as 75,000 sheep....

 2019-12-12 00:54 

ABC Australia

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Liam Gallagher show shut down mid-song in Melbourne, prompting boos from fans...

The former Oasis frontman had his sound cut at 11:00pm, making a lie of his earlier assertion that "there's no curfews for rock and roll"....

 2019-12-12 00:41 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'Deeply distressed' Westpac chairman faces angry investors at AGM...

Westpac's board is fronting shareholders for the first time since it was charged with breaching anti-money laundering laws 23 million times and inadvertently facilitating payments for child sex abuse....

 2019-12-12 00:37 

ABC Australia

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Yanchep blaze 'absolutely still a threat' as Perth's four-day heatwave begins...

Fire crews are battling to contain a bushfire that triggered an emergency warning north of Perth as a 40-degree, four-day heatwave descends on the city....

 2019-12-12 00:30 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

'An absolute catastrophe': Community outrage at government closure of caves pool...

Parks Victoria has closed the stream-fed Buchan swimming pool in East Gippsland because it does not meet public health standards....

 2019-12-12 00:25 

ABC Australia

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Concentrated cider market leaves ACCC with a headache as it mulls $16b CUB takeover...

ACCC finds Asahi's takeover of CUB hard to stomach as it would lead to an even more concentrated beer and cider market which could take the lid off prices....

 2019-12-12 00:16 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

Authorities interrupt alleged multi-million-dollar alcohol fraud syndicate...

Australian Border Force Commissioner Michael Outran said the investigation into an alleged criminal network that defrauded the Australian taxpayer of potentially hundreds of millions of dollars will continue after two men were charged....

 2019-12-11 23:58 

ABC Australia

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Two men charged over suspicious death in South Australia...

A body is found in an open area of land east of Adelaide, leading to the arrest of two local men....

 2019-12-11 23:57 

ABC Australia

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NSW environment department fined for polluting ski resort creek — again...

A New South Wales Government agency has been convicted for polluting a waterway that runs through the Perisher ski resort in the Snowy Mountains....

 2019-12-11 23:54 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Retailers feel the curse of Black Friday as online shopping events transform the Christmas sales...

With less than a fortnight until Christmas, retailers are under pressure to discount stock at the time consumer spending is usually strongest following major online sales campaigns Black Friday and Cyber Monday....

 2019-12-11 23:26 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'My nana would shoot me if anything happened to this house': RFS and property manager save Slim Dusty's home from bushfire...

Amid NSW bushfire destruction, there was one property a community was desperate to save — the house Slim Dusty grew up in....

 2019-12-11 23:24 

ABC Australia

[ Western Australia ]

Yanchep fire seen from the air...

Helicopter footage shows a fire tearing through Yanchep National Park towards properties....

 2019-12-11 23:19 

ABC Australia

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800,000 bottles of alcohol and $1m in cash seized in fraud sting...

Two men from Sydney are charged and a depot licence cancelled after authorities raided properties to disrupt an alleged criminal syndicate accused of rorting millions through unpaid duty on imported alcohol....

 2019-12-11 23:15 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Leslie Dam near Warwick had 29mm of rain...

Leslie Dam has been suffering from relentless drought....

 2019-12-11 23:00 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Severe rain hits New Farm in Brisbane overnight...

There were 208,000 lightning strikes from the overnight storm....

 2019-12-11 22:16 

ABC Australia

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'Stolen' Klimt masterpiece worth $97m found inside secret hidey-hole...

A painting by famed Austrian artist Gustav Klimt was at the centre of an art world theft mystery for more than 20 years. Now it may have been found in the most unlikely place....

 2019-12-11 22:01 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Brisbane was inundated overnight with 112mm of rain recorded in an hour...

The Queensland Fire and Emergency Service says it received ten Triple Zero calls for swift-water rescues in the Brisbane region....

 2019-12-11 21:38 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Ash Barty has time for one more award in 2019, being named the WTA player of the year...

The Women's Tennis Association crowns the Queenslander, who won four titles in 2019, including her first grand slam at the French Open....

 2019-12-11 21:20 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Forecasters predict up to five days of storms ahead for South East Queensland, thousands lose power in Brisbane...

Brisbane has the most rain it's seen in six months overnight, with a major thunderstorm bringing more than 100 millimetres to some parts of the city....

 2019-12-11 21:00 

ABC Australia

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It's a strange thing to continue on holiday after something so terribly tragic...

New Zealand punches above its weight when it comes to humanity, with many on the Ovation of the Seas cruise ship moved by Maori leaders who welcomed them as family, writes Donna Field....

 2019-12-11 21:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Beyond paying the bills: On the quest for a job with meaning...

In her search for a job with meaning, Shirin Sethna swapped her briefcase for a yoga mat — only to discover you can have too much of a good thing. So what's the best way to find purpose at work?...

 2019-12-11 20:37 

ABC Australia

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Australian shares to fall while Fed keeps interest rates on hold...

The local share market is expected to fall ahead of Westpac's annual general meeting, while the Australian dollar jumps after the US Federal Reserve keeps interest rates steady....

 2019-12-11 20:23 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Farmers encouraged to lease their land for renewable energy farms...

A pilot program for renewable energy in the NSW central west could provide a boost to farmer income and productivity....

 2019-12-11 20:20 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Live: NSW Now: Thousands vent fury at Sydney rally, state government fined for pollution...

MORNING BRIEFING: A climate change rally in Sydney's CBD swells to more than 20,000 protesters, shutting down streets during afternoon peak hour to protest government inaction....

 2019-12-11 20:13 

ABC Australia

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New police station opened by federal Indigenous Minister left vacant and padlocked for over a month...

A brand-new $6.1 million police station on a remote Northern Territory island has been standing empty since the day it was officially opened....

 2019-12-11 20:10 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

The land cleared for Barcaldine's waterski park...

Barcaldine Regional Council wants to build a lake for waterskiing in a region that has been drought-declared for eight years....

 2019-12-11 20:10 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Eight years into drought, an outback council is building a lake for water sports...

The Mayor of Barcaldine in Queensland's outback says he wants to put the town on the map by building a lake for water sports, but after eight years of drought some locals say the plan is concerning and irresponsible....

 2019-12-11 20:06 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

With an impending water crisis, Armidale looks to Sydney's pool water...

Water used to test whether a new pool has leaks will not go to waste, instead being trucked to Armidale where there's only one year's water supply left....

 2019-12-11 19:57 

ABC Australia

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Anger and fear as outback town faces youth crime problem no-one wants to own...

In Mount Isa, the town debate is whether it is better to leave your car unlocked so you don't get a smashed window, or lock it up and risk the insurance excess....

 2019-12-11 19:52 

ABC Australia

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Sydney brothers die in hospital after New Zealand volcano eruption...

Sydney's Knox Grammar School says it is mourning the loss of two students who died from injuries sustained in the New Zealand volcano eruption....

 2019-12-11 19:49 

ABC Australia

[ Tasmania ]

Tasmania Now: Jetstar pilot strike to affect flights, anchor causes $2.5m damage...

DAILY BRIEFING : Jetstar passengers should check their arrangements upon the news of flight cancellations due to a pilot strike, and a small boat's anchor is blamed for damaging the underwater power cable to Bruny Island....

 2019-12-11 19:35 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Dumplings, Christmas ham costs rise as deadly disease spreads...

Stuffing the humble Chinese dumpling — or buying this year's Christmas ham — is becoming very expensive, with pork costs almost doubling as swine fever devastates the world's pig population....

 2019-12-11 19:33 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Donna spends three hours a day commuting to and from work, and she doesn't live in Sydney...

It was once known as the 20-minute city, but Adelaide is now having growing pains, as suburban sprawl and road bottlenecks cause increasing headaches on the morning commute....

 2019-12-11 19:27 

ABC Australia

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Freeways galore, new rail lines were planned for Melbourne 50 years ago — how did that work out?...

Melbourne was facing an 'urban population explosion' in 1969, so the state's transport minister developed a plan to fix congestion and public transport capacity....

 2019-12-11 19:17 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'Sending you sunshine': Christmas care parcel deliveries for women in drought...

Meet the women trying to deliver 16,000 care packages of "little luxieries" to women in drought-affected areas of NSW — before Christmas....

 2019-12-11 19:14 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Aung San Suu Kyi says the world has it wrong on the Rohingya...

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi launches a staunch defence of her country's military, denying accusations of genocide against its minority Muslim Rohingya community at the International Court of Justice in The Hague....

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