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Kevin Rudd blasts Malcolm Turnbull on UN 'backflip'

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Letters leaked after Malcolm Turnbull's brutal decision to end Kevin Rudd's two-year campaign to become UN secretary-general claim the Prime Minister told the former Labor leader the Coalition would be “mad” not to back him for the job.
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Hillary Clinton v Donald Trump: how the US election battle will be fought

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Philadelphia: And so, into the night - after Cleveland, Donald Trump, like a lost character from The Simpsons, offers himself, alone, as an unreal fix to very real problems in today's America; after Philadelphia, Hillary Clinton offers variations on a ...
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Leaks add a bitter flavour to allegations against Cardinal Pell

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Wednesday night's 7.30 program on ABC television carried allegations against Cardinal George Pell that, if true, are devastating: life-ruining for victims such as Damian Dignan and Lyndon Monument; confronting for all citizens committed to the ...
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Lindt cafe: Siege action was 'clumsy and messy'

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Failed attempts by police to distract the Lindt cafe gunman by throwing flash-bang grenades at a closed glass door contributed to a slow entry that has been labelled “clumsy and messy” and allowed Man Haron Monis to recoil and fire at officers.
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Karen Ristevski: Police search Maribyrnong River after tip-off - ‎7 hours ago‎
Water police are scouring the river after receiving a tip-off from a member of the public. Water police are scouring the river after receiving a tip-off from a member of the public.
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NT juvenile abuse commissioner defends daughter's role

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Malcolm Turnbull has stood by his choice of former Northern Territory chief justice Brian Martin as royal commissioner into the Territory's juvenile justice and child-protection systems, as Justice Martin was forced to address allegations of conflicts ...
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Obama embraces Clinton

CNN - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
Philadelphia (CNN) President Barack Obama on Wednesday handed his legacy to Hillary Clinton, setting her up for the speech of her life with a powerful endorsement and the enduring image of a warm embrace.

Our victimhood culture fuels terrorist threat

The Australian - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Janet Albrechtsen accurately identifies a flourishing victimhood culture that fuels the terrorist threat in Western society (“Stop blaming the West for terror”, 27/7).
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Syria's Jabhat al-Nusra Front 'cuts its ties' with al-Qa'ida

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Jabhat al-Nusra leader Abu Mohammed al-Golani said in recording aired yesterday the Syrian Islamist group was changing its name, claiming it will have no more ties with al-Qa'ida in an attempt to undermine a potential US and Russian air campaign ...
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Greyhound racing industry dogged to its death by 'social licence'

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
It started with a quote that appears to be a hoax. When counsel assisting Stephen Rushton SC, in an opening salvo in September at a royal commission-style inquiry into greyhound racing, attributed to Mahatma Gandhi the words “the greatness of a nation ...
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A Pokemon Go Player Crashes Car In a School While Playing The Game

SegmentNext - ‎6 hours ago‎
Pokemon Go players just can't catch a break, while some of them get caught in a shootout while playing the game, some just fall off the mountain.
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Sydney troll suffered 'great deal of pain' after rape posts

Yahoo7 News - ‎2 hours ago‎
A man who posted a stream of online abuse towards women has become the victim of a "vast overreaction", according to the same Sydney magistrate who released Man Haron Monis on bail.
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Suspected Townsville killer paroled seven hours before stabbing death of woman, 81 - ‎12 hours ago‎
THE suspected killer of an elderly woman whose body was found midway through a press conference was released on parole just seven hours before the crime, it has emerged.

Bank bill swap rate hit thousands, says ASIC

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Australian Securities & Investments Commission will argue that the alleged manipulation of the bank bill swap rate by the biggest banks in Australia filtered through to the price of thousands of home loans across the country via non-banks relying ...
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Inside story: How ANZ paid Mike Smith $88m for failed Asian strategy

The Australian Financial Review - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
ANZ bank chief executive Mike Smith was paid $88 million yet delivered the worst performance of the major banks in the latter period of his leadership.
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Polar Fresh, NUW dispute: 'Innocent people' caught in middle of pay dispute affecting Coles

ABC Online - ‎10 hours ago‎
The owner of a fresh food company is angry about being caught up in the dispute between Polar Fresh and the National Union of Workers (NUW), which is disrupting food deliveries to supermarket giant Coles.
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Murray Goulburn loses $108m Woolworths cheese deal to Bega

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Australia's biggest dairy processor, the troubled Murray Goulburn co-operative, has lost a key $108 million-a-year national contract to supply cheese for Woolworths' private label.
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Number of Aussie homes connected to NBN passes 1 million

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
The number of Australian homes using the national broadband network passed 1 million in mid-May after fibre to the node activations ramped up.
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Pokemon Go causes insurance headaches

The Australian - ‎11 hours ago‎
Pokemon Go players have more to worry about than just catching them all, with insurance groups warning their vehicle cover could be worthless if they cause an accident while catching the fictional monsters.
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Ford Falcon Ute production ended today

CarAdvice - ‎9 hours ago‎
Production of the iconic Ford Falcon Ute ended today, marking the official beginning of the end for Australian car manufacturing. The final Ford Falcon Ute is a white XR6, and it rolled off the Broadmeadows production line just before 3pm.
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Delta Goodrem makes acting comeback in Channel Nine's House Husbands

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎12 hours ago‎
Way before Delta Goodrem was a songstress with nine number-one singles and 17 top-ten hits to her name, and a television mentor moulding new talent on The Voice, she was a child actress who rose to prominence in the Australian soap opera, Neighbours ...
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Jackie Chan movie shot in Sydney deserves a great story

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
The mobile phone conversation with my husband last week goes something like this. Me (in Adelaide): The line is bad. Where are you?
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Justin Bieber Turns Tie-Dye Shorts Into Hot Retro Trend As Selena Gomez Faces Sexy Style Slams

The Inquisitr - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez have been receiving very different responses to their sizzling summer styles. While Bieber earned applause for his decision to turn tie-dye shorts into the hot new retro fashion trend, Gomez has gotten slammed for her own ...
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Yesterday at 6:18 PM The Rugby Championship

ARU Rugby - ‎1 hour ago‎
Matt Giteau and Drew Mitchell have had to make sacrifices to return to the wallabies. Photo: ARU Media/Stu Walmsley. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Twitter · Share via Email · Beth Newman Profile.
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Foran era over in 27 words - ‎4 hours ago‎
THE Kieran Foran era at Parramatta officially ended at 5.15pm on Friday with a low-key statement containing just 27 words, as ex-teammates rallied to defend the departed star from Eels fans' anger over his premature departure.
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South Sudanese refugee knocked out of Olympics a week before Games begin

The Guardian - ‎19 hours ago‎
Mangar Makur Chuot - the South Sudanese refugee who rose from a refugee camp to qualify for the Olympic Games - has been controversially de-selected by the South Sudan team, without explanation a week before the Games begin.

Olympic Pre-Games Party Kicks-Off in Rio on Saturday, July 30th

The Rio Times - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - To mark the Rio 2016 Olympic Games being just a week away, The Rio Times has partnered with the Blue Agave bar and restaurant in Ipanema to host a pre-Games party on Saturday, July 30th.

Rio 2016: City revamped in run-up to Olympics - ‎5 hours ago‎
But in the run-up to the Olympic Games next month, it has spent tens of millions of dollars on urban renewal and transport.

The trouble with the Olympic Games

The Guardian - ‎49 minutes ago‎
In July 2005, a few days after London was awarded the 2012 Olympic Games, I took the Docklands Light Railway to Pudding Mill Lane.
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A starfish-destroying robot is a finalist in this year's Eureka Prizes

Business Insider Australia - ‎10 hours ago‎
Alfred Manta Feeding, by Gary Cranitch, Queensland Museum. Finalist New Scientist Eureka Prize for Science Photography. Scientists using a robot to hunt down and destroy crown-of-thorns starfish and medical researchers growing a kidney in a test tube ...
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The great white whale of a Migaloo mystery - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
There is confusion over whether a white humpback having a whale of a time in waters off Australia's east coast is indeed the famous mammal.
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CX330: Galaxy's loneliest baby star discovered wandering far from stellar nurseries

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
It's younger than humanity; a baby star barely a million years old wandering far from any stellar nursery. CX330, about 25,000 light years from Earth in the Milky Way's galactic bulge, has been described as the galaxy's loneliest star.
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Drug-delivering microrobots swim closer to reality

Gizmag - ‎10 hours ago‎
One day, tiny bead-like bots could travel along with our blood cells, delivering drugs and even performing surgery. View gallery (2 images).
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Woman's awkward bikini photo goes viral when internet spots this

Daily Star - ‎2 hours ago‎
At first glance, this just looks like an fun-filled shot of some friends enjoying a day at the beach. Sipping on beers and puffing on cigars, the revellers are clearly enjoying kicking back in the hot summer weather.
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Call for Health Minister Michael Ferguson to resign over smoking age backdown

ABC Online - ‎18 hours ago‎
Tasmania's former head of the Australian Medical Association (AMA) has called for the Health Minister to resign over a backdown on increasing the smoking age.
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Only the sickest Coloradans on Medicaid get breakthrough treatment for hepatitis C

The Denver Post - ‎9 hours ago‎
It's not until the final two stages of liver damage that needy Coloradans with the blood-borne hepatitis C virus get access to a life-saving drug with a 90-percent cure rate and an exorbitant price tag.
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Good news for Nipperess - ‎9 hours ago‎
NSW trackwork rider Kate Nipperess is hoping to walk out of hospital after successful surgery to remove pressure on her spinal cord after a horror accident at Warwick Farm on Thursday morning.
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