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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , every year, 2 million Americans become infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, resulting in 23,000 deaths Although a wide variety of antibiotics are currently available, the number of bacteria resistant to them is ever-increasing.
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Not-for-profit hostel accommodation provider YHA has reported financial and IT support savings following the rollout of virtual desktop infrastructure .
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Moments of Daniel Morcombe's young life were celebrated in this touching tribute, chosen by family to be shown at his funeral service.
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Tropical Cyclone Gillian made landfall on the western Cape York Peninsula of Queensland, Australia, weakened and has now meandered back over water.
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This Dec. 21, 2012 file photo shows Cameron Mackintosh, producer of the stage production of "Les Miserables" in Sydney, Australia for the premiere of the film version.
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Australian-born Anna and Lucy DeCinque might just be the most 'identical' identical twins in the world.
Australia announced plans Thursday for a fleet of giant high-tech unmanned drones to help patrol the nation's borders, monitoring energy infrastructure and attempts to enter the country illegally.
CANBERRA is to have the largest free public Wi-Fi network in Australia as part of the Digital Canberra Action Plan, launched today by Chief Minister Katy Gallagher at the Canberra Business Council's ' State of the Territory' Luncheon at the National Gallery of Australia.
Australian jobs surged by the most in 13 months in February while firms added full-time workers at the fastest pace in three years, a major surprise that suggests the economy is finally generating jobs after a painful fallow period.
The tiny Pacific island nation of Nauru was thrown into further turmoil Thursday after the chief justice, an Australian, quit, saying he had lost faith in the country's judicial system.
Veterinarians in Australia quickly determined that the only way to save Charlie from poisoning was to get him out-of-his-mind drunk.
LEN Buckeridge left his fingerprints all over Perth but he also made a big impact on many people.
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill is under attack over a pamphlet circulated in a marginal seat, which targets the Liberal candidate Carolyn Habib, with the state opposition and federal government condemning the flyer as racist.
Manufacturing has been declining in importance in Australia for decades as successive governments rolled back trade barriers and exposed firms to intense foreign competition.
Labor has accused Prime Minister Tony Abbott of inconsistency in jobs investment, despite the announcement by food processor SPC Ardmona that it has signed a $70 million deal with supermarket giant Woolworths.
THE GDP might be rising but high unemployment has led to a fall in business conditions, according to NAB's latest business survey.
What do you do when you've been bitten by one of the deadliest snakes in the world? Crack open a beer, of course.