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3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
THAT'S two women. And that's a freight train just behind them. So how did the lucky pair survive being run over? Footage reveals just how close they came to a fatal encounter.
5 hrs ago | Daily Mail
National Guard on US-Mexico border can't make arrests but serve as 'a powerful reminder that what you are doing is a crime', says Rick Perry One sleepy dog! Grover the pug shares mammoth yawns with the camera as owner films him every morning for two weeks An adorable new home video shows one little dog who is certainly not ready for his early ... (more)
10 hrs ago | The Mercury
TASMANIAN Police say they have made the biggest drug bust in state history and crippled the criminal activities of the local chapter of the Rebels Outlaw Motor Cycle Club.
13 hrs ago | Reuters
Australia's Bentham IMF Ltd , which funds litigation, on Tuesday said it has filed court proceedings seeking A$50 million from a traffic forecaster on behalf of 30 investors who claim to have suffered loss because of optimistic predictions.
Instinct means a lot to Australian choreographer Penelope Mullen. It was instinct that took her on a life-changing trip to Brazil a decade ago, a snap decision to jump on a plane to any destination as a way to deal with a debilitating illness.
The families of 38 Australians and permanent residents have been dragged into the geopolitical brinksmanship of Russia and the West.
ALMOST 50 per cent of white Australians believe Aboriginal people are given unfair advantages by the government, a new study shows.
Timberwolf the koala was lucky to be alive Monday after surviving a terrifying 88-kilometre ride down a busy Australian freeway clinging to the bottom of a car.
Terrifying moment SWAT team stormed a plane after passenger told stewardess 'I want to blow up Canada' and U.S. fighter jets escorted jet back to Toronto An 18-year-old Gold Coast girl has won her bid to have a $680,000-a-year drug subsidised so that she can receive ongoing medical treatments to keep her alive.
Journalist Peter Greste's brother Mike Greste said a Cairo legal firm had been appointed and was in the process of lodging the Al-Jazeera-funded appeal.
THE equivalent of eight jumbo jets a day landed or left Brisbane Airport empty in the past year because of a massive oversupply of seats in the market.
He believes such incidents could be the ramifications of a new environmental rule which forced engine manufacturers to reduce emissions... "Because of the change, there is an enormous amount of pressure put on diesel", Mr West told The Queensland Times.
Johnson: "There are so many plant-based alternatives coming out, perhaps it's time for a 'non-dairy dairy' section in the refrigerated case."
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 02:05 pm
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