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29 min ago | Sunday Herald
A MAN is standing trial for the third time over the death of a Scots woman who disappeared 22 years ago after emigrating to Australia.
4 hrs ago | Yahoo!
The X Factor has already seen its fair share of jaw-dropping talent this season but it seems they may have saved the best until last.
10 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle
The Dark Knight. The Caped Crusader. The Masked Manhunter. The World's Greatest Detective.
13 hrs ago | 24 Hours
Australian parents Anthony Maslin and Rin Norris released an emotional statement after their three children and Norris's father were killed when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine last Thursday.
16 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald
BHP's iron ore division began the 2014 financial year promising to export 207 million tonnes, but ultimately shipped 223 million tonnes.
17 hrs ago | Anna.aero
20 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
THE mother of prison escapee Michael James Hayward has made a heartfelt plea to her son: 'Do the right thing, hand yourself in.'
PREMIER Jay Weatherill will order a Royal Commission into the sexual abuse of children after horrific new cases emerged at a government-run care facility - and he foreshadowed "radical changes" to child protection protocols.
Fatima Dyczynski was an innovator, a visionary, and sadly, one of the innocent victims, aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. The 25-year-old aerospace engineer was on her way from Amsterdam to begin a new life in Perth, Australia as an intern at IBM.
I and others have been known to call the East-West Link tunnel a zombie project - you can fight it off but it will never truly die.
In any country, doing a full-blown census is a complicated and costly effort. Census takers must be trained to go door to door, gently but firmly convincing each household to enumerate its inhabitants and share information about employment, family background, and a variety of details that citizens often prefer to keep to themselves.
Fortescue Metals has almost triples its output in just a few years and will now be fully benefiting from economies of scale.
Royal Show: Free entry for children under 12 will encourage them to learn about WA's agriculture industry while enjoying other offerings.
Australia stands ready to send scores of crime scene investigators, victim identification experts and security personnel to the MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine in response to a critical vote by the United Nations Security Council overnight.
A Great White shark got more than it bargained for when it tried to eat a sea lion.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 11:51 pm
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