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A mother captures her baby with Santa Claus during a photo session on December 16, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.
Customers carry their Christmas tree to be taken home on December 16, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.
Nirvana , KISS and Peter Gabriel are among the music artists who will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year.
From whales to wombats, koalas to kangaroos and cockatoos to crocodiles, there are hundreds of animal encounters to experience in Queensland, Australia.
Australia's National Rugby League has provisionally fined the Cronulla Sharks A$1 million and suspended coach Shane Flanagan for 12 months over the club's program of administering banned supplements to players in 2011.
HE'S been called many things, but even Kevin Rudd looked surprised when he was presented to British society as Australia's very own "Oliver Twist".
Shares in Australia's Pact Group Holdings Ltd opened down on their debut on Tuesday after the company raised A$649 million in Australia's biggest IPO this year, casting doubt on new issues in the pipeline for 2014.
The kiwi, the iconic New Zealand flightless nocturnal bird, is not a dwarf version of a distant ancestor but more likely evolved from a tiny bird that could have flown from Australia, according to an Australian and New Zealand palaeontologists.
Chorus is likely to delay any new capital-raising to help fund the ultra-fast broadband rollout until after the Commerce Commission completes its redetermination of copper network-based broadband pricing under an alternative methodology, says Deutsche Bank.
Police from Lake Illawarra Local Area Command are appealing for public help to find a robber who hit a teenager over the head on Monday.
If you're a youngest child, your mother may call you "the baby," even if you're 6-foot-3.
Taylor Swift ended her Red concert tour this weekend in Melbourne, Australia. Taylor has been touring since November 2012, so we have a feeling she is welcoming the break for the holidays! Taylor has also been hard at work on her next album.
In The Borders, Scotland, vigilantes burned a speed camera at Hiltonshill on the A68 early Friday morning.
Australian combat troops have completed their withdrawal from Afghanistan, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Monday marking the end of the nation's longest war, which has left 40 Australians dead.
Australian oil and gas explorer AWE Ltd said it has rejected a A$750 million conditional scrip-based offer from Senex Energy Ltd , arguing the approach undervalued the company and disadvantaged its shareholders.
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