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4 hrs ago | WRAL.com
Australia's Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said analysis of a failed attempted satellite phone call from Malaysia Airlines to Flight 370, which disappeared March 8, "suggests to us that the aircraft might have turned south a little earlier than we had previously expected."
5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Two men arrested in the Motueka area this morning appeared in Nelson District Court where they were remanded on bail until September 4. The men were charged under the Crimes Act 1961 for allegedly arranging by deception the entry of 18 Indian nationals into New Zealand.
8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
If a few are doing well and the rest of us aren't, then things are out of whack.For all the attention in the election campaign to blogging, burning, swearing and smearing, not much of it affects us directly.
12 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
The federal government is protecting 20 types of colorful coral by putting them on the list of threatened species, partly because of climate change.
12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
National is trying to position itself as the only party which will deliver major free trade agreements, saying that Labour's trade policies will be scuppered by any potential coalition partners.
16 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard
Drilling rig the Stena Clyde, where two men died in a workplace accident in 2012 off the coast of Warrnambool.
20 hrs ago | The Drinks Business
The Western Australian wine industry is being forced to reassess the extent of its reliance on China after seeing a sharp fall in sales and volume.
Pilbara iron ore miner BC Iron's annual profit has grown by 51 per cent despite falling iron ore prices.
When politicians say things such as that the poor don't buy petrol, it's easy to accuse them of being "out of touch".
Talk about bad timing. In a battle for the media -- and prime ministerial -- attention, the thumbs-up for water fluoridation from John Key's chief science adviser was always going to lose out to an expose on the past antics of Mr Key's dirty tricks team.
An Australian pilot made an emergency landing after wresting back the controls of his light aircraft from an 82-year-old passenger who grabbed them midflight, the aircraft's charter company said.
Completing a marathon and hitch-hiking across a foreign country is not for the faint-hearted - Wanaka man Bruce Cochran did it in a wheelchair.
A New Zealander has been detained in Taiwan, accused of biting a policeman and then trying to flee the country in disguise using an Australian passport.
Director-General of Security, David Irvine addresses the media during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 16 July 2014.
I write this as a gang member. This month the Government announced a new plan to deal with gangs.
The Aranui III freighter carries 200 passengers and takes 17 two-week voyages to the Marquesas Islands each year.
After many years of silence and in fear a man has come forward, claiming he was at the scene of the assassination of Griffith anti-drug campaigner Donald Mackay.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 10:49 pm
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