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Greg Hunt warns Liberals divided over Kevin Rudd's UN nomination

The Australian Financial Review - ‎1 hour ago‎
Greg Hunt: "There are many, many people within our own party and the broader base of the party who will have their concerns." Phillip Coorey.
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Katrina Dawson family lawyer accuses Lindt officer of lying to inquest

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
A barrister for the family of Lindt cafe siege victim Katrina Dawson has accused a tactical police officer of lying. Michael O'Connell, SC, put it to the officer on Wednesday that he had changed his story about whether he fired his gun, where and how.
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France church attack: What we know so far

ABC Online - ‎5 hours ago‎
An elderly priest had his throat slit in a church in northern France after two men stormed the building and took hostages. The attack in the Normandy town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray came as France was still coming to terms with the Bastille Day ...
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UN warns South Sudan president over replacement of rival

Al-Arabiya - ‎1 hour ago‎
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir (C) poses for a photograph with First Vice President Taban Deng Gai (L) and Second Vice President James Wani Igga (R) at the Presidential Palace in the capital of Juba, South Sudan, July 26, 2016.
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Julie Bishop speaks out against death penalty as Indonesian executions loom

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎7 hours ago‎
Cilacap: Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop has stressed Australia's opposition to the death penalty to Indonesia as the nation counts down the hours until it executes about 14 convicted drug felons.
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Related Story: Former federal tourism minister Richard Colbeck loses seat

ABC Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Tasmanian senator and former federal tourism minister Richard Colbeck has lost his Senate seat, weeks after Australians took to the polls.
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Man avoids jail for breaking puppy's hip

ABC Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
A man who was captured on film abusing his puppy in a string of attacks that left it with a broken hip has avoided jail after admitting animal cruelty charges.
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Dutton: people smugglers 'have not gone away'

Sky News Australia - ‎48 minutes ago‎
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton says people smugglers have not gone away, despite what he says are the successes of Operation Sovereign Borders.
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Stuart didn't want anyone to share brother's fate - ‎1 hour ago‎
THE co-founder of the Thomas Kelly Youth Foundation and close friend to the Kelly family has revealed Stuart was determined to ensure no one ever suffered the same fate as his older brother.
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ASX flattened as odds of RBA rate cut fall

The Australian Financial Review - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Shares ended the day up by the slimmest of margins after inflation data failed to add to bets the RBA will cut rates next week, while Fortescue jumped to two-year highs as resources rallied.
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Lawyers claim today's High Court ruling means banks can hike late payment fees with no comeback

Business Insider Australia - ‎2 hours ago‎
Australia's banks now have a license to increase their fees after the High Court dismissed a class action against the ANZ Bank, according to lawyers Maurice Blackburn.
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The big Australian banks are in a fight with Apple Pay

Business Insider Australia - ‎4 hours ago‎
Four of Australia's largest banks have asked the competition regulator for permission to join forces and collectively negotiate with Apple to get their own digital wallets onto iPhones.

Market rally to stall, says Credit Suisse

The Australian - ‎2 hours ago‎
The local sharemarket's strong rally to 11-month highs will take a breather in coming weeks as investors look for earnings to catch up to lofty valuations, a leading investment bank has cautioned.
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VicRoads signs warn drivers not to play Pokemon Go

The Age - ‎7 hours ago‎
Pokemon Go hunters are being discouraged from "catching 'em all" while driving, in a VicRoads safety campaign. Electronic road signs popped up around Melbourne on Wednesday morning, reminding people not to play the popular mobile app while behind ...
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Marriage equality: Labor promises private member's bill when parliament resumes

The Guardian - ‎4 hours ago‎
A rally supporting marriage equality in Sydney last year. The shadow attorney general, Mark Dreyfus, says the issue is a 'ticking time bomb' for Malcolm Turnbull's government.
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NBN Co ready to launch second satellite

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
NBN Co's second custom-built satellite is on track to launch in mid-October, making remote Australia the first area to have a completed NBN service.
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2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 Years review

Practical Motoring - ‎4 hours ago‎
Paul Murrell's launch drive 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 Years review with pricing, specs, ride and handling, safety, verdict and score.
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Kendall Jenner And A$AP Rocky Might Be A Thing

Elle Magazine Australia - ‎10 hours ago‎
If the rumours are to be believed, Kendall Jenner and rapper A$AP Rocky might be dating. The model and rapper were reportedly seen having a late night/early morning dinner date in New York this week, after Kendall attended A$AP's Panorama music ...
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Heath Ledger's last words: 'I'll be fine' - ‎1 hour ago‎
THE night before Heath Ledger died in 2008 from a lethal drug overdose, his sister Kate warned him not to mix prescription medications.
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Elena is our MasterChef - ‎2 hours ago‎
MasterChef Australia winner Elena Duggan has had less than 24 hours to celebrate, but she has already mapped out plans for the future.
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AFL final home-and-away round to feature finalists

The Australian - ‎2 hours ago‎
The AFL will feature at least two finalists on the Sunday of the final home-and-away round of the season on the last weekend in August.

How one remarkable kick changed a life

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
There's this bloke, see, Paul Waterhouse, a producer mate of mine from Channel Seven, who I've worked with over many stories for their Sunday Night program.
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Boomers warm-up for Rio Olympics with impressive come-from-behind win over Argentina

Herald Sun - ‎15 minutes ago‎
MATTHEW Dellavedova's last-minute jump shot saw Australia topple world no. 4 Argentina yesterday as the Boomers' Olympic campaign got back on track.
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Brisbane Lions announce marquee players for AFL women's league

ABC Online - ‎50 minutes ago‎
The Brisbane Lions have revealed their two marquee players in the AFL's new national women's league as part of a historic countrywide announcement.
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Great white whale debate: Was it Migaloo, Son of Migaloo or another white humpback?

ABC Local - ‎3 hours ago‎
The identity of a white whale spotted off northern New South Wales is dividing experts with one adamant it was not Migaloo, and another certain that it was.
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Nearly 300 koalas died near Qld rail works - ‎5 hours ago‎
More than 280 koalas died during the construction of Brisbane's troubled Moreton Bay Rail Link. Statistics released by the Department of Main Roads and Transport paint a damning portrait of poor planning around the relocation of the koala population.
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Frogs who have sex in private have smaller privates

Gizmag - ‎15 hours ago‎
Frogs are increasingly breeding on land, as is the case with this pair of Scinax alcatraz frogs found inside a bromeliad (Credit: Kelly R. Zamudio, Cornell University).
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Microchips May Need More Power than the World Can Generate by 2040

POWER magazine - ‎11 hours ago‎
Worldwide power demand for computing could exceed the world's energy production by 2040, according to a report from a global coalition of trade groups for microchip manufacturers.
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Woman's death at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital investigated

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
A woman has taken her own life at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital on the day news broke that two babies had been given the wrong gas at the same south-west Sydney hospital, compounding pressure over the state government's health system failure.
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Keyhole vs open prostate surgery?

SBS - ‎2 hours ago‎
An Australian study has found prostate cancer patients who undergo robotic surgery have similar results to those who have open surgery.
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Chronic disease expert visits Tasmania

Tasmania Examiner - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
EXPERT: Dr Garry Egger will be the keynote speaker at Saturday's Tasmanian Health Conference. Picture: Fairfax. Chronic disease expert Garry Egger says it would likely take an economic depression for the health of Tasmanians to dramatically improve ...
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