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Few of us will own homes, low-lying suburbs will have been abandoned or lost to natural disasters and the commute to Cairns will take 35 minutes.
Melbourne may be Australia's destination shopping city, but the bricks and mortar stores everywhere may want to get online quickly with a new report showing Melburnians buy more online than any other city, followed by Sydney and Toowoomba.
An East Devon company is about to make a big impact on the world stage as it launches into the Australian and New Zealand markets for the first time.
A FORMER soldier who killed his partner's toddler son after inflicting a fractured skull, ruptured bowel and more than 50 bruises has lost his appeal.
SEXUAL health expert warns an outbreak of drug-resistant gonorrhoea would be likely to hit Australia's gay community first, as Australian and New Zealand sexual health clinics go on alert.
RATES of fatal accidental overdoses in rural and regional Australia have more than doubled in a decade, overtaking those in capital cities.
THREE men escaped from a Queensland correctional centre only to allegedly break back into the prison to pull off their cunning plan.
Some supermarkets have responded by issuing advice to customers explaining a phenomenon known as 'winter greying', or under-peel chill, which is affecting bananas from Queensland's banana-growing heartland.
SHE'S just completed five feature films so Hollywood-based actor Isabel Lucas is happy to be home in Queensland for some welcome relaxation.
This past June the 48-foot Dutch-built sloop Stormvogel was on a passage from Port Villa, Vanuatu to Cairns, Australia, along with two companion vessels, Southern Star , a Nordhavn 47 and Oda , a 40-foot Bavaria.
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has warned that beheading executions, like that of American journalist James Foley, could happen here in Australia.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 01:20 am
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