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Federal budget deficit on track to halve, but Treasurer warns no room for complacency - ABC News image

Federal budget deficit on track to halve, but Treasurer warns no room for complacency - ABC News

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says the government needs to stick to the plan to halve the $14.4 billion deficit forecast for 2018-19.
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https://www.abc.net.au/news/peter-ryan/167104 [ABC News (AU)]

2018-12-16T13:40:16Z


Morrison government suffers another setback as Ipsos poll points to landslide loss - The Sydney Morning Herald image

Morrison government suffers another setback as Ipsos poll points to landslide loss - The Sydney Morning Herald

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has also lost some of his personal advantage in the latest survey.
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David Crowe [Smh.com.au]

2018-12-16T12:45:00Z


Meghan Markle tells Prince Harry to snub royal Christmas tradition as royal rift deepens - NEWS.com.au image

Meghan Markle tells Prince Harry to snub royal Christmas tradition as royal rift deepens - NEWS.com.au

The Duchess of Sussex has reportedly asked her husband Prince Harry to snub the royal family’s traditional Christmas pheasant shoot, a source has claimed.
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The Sun [News.com.au]

2018-12-16T12:36:37Z


Labor leads, negative gearing splits voters - NEWS.com.au image

Labor leads, negative gearing splits voters - NEWS.com.au

Australians aren’t overwhelmingly buying Labor’s $32 billion plan to trim back negative gearing despite voters putting the party ahead of the Coalition, a new Ipsos poll shows.
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Christine McGinn and Matt Coughlan [News.com.au]

2018-12-16T12:04:32Z


Australia vs India second Test: Tim Paine and Virat Kohli sledge | Optus Stadium, Perth - NEWS.com.au image

Australia vs India second Test: Tim Paine and Virat Kohli sledge | Optus Stadium, Perth - NEWS.com.au

Having battled through the better part of eight days of intense Test cricket in relatively cordial fashion, captains Virat Kohli and Tim Paine clashed verbally as tensions bubbled over in Perth.
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[News.com.au]

2018-12-16T11:50:49Z


How failures by celebrities are helping our perfectionist kids - The Advertiser image

How failures by celebrities are helping our perfectionist kids - The Advertiser

Subscribe to The Advertiser to get unrestricted digital access, home paper delivery, Apps for iPad and Android, member only +Rewards and much more...
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[Adelaidenow.com.au]

2018-12-16T10:54:00Z


Rocket Lab launches cubesats for NASA - SpaceNews image

Rocket Lab launches cubesats for NASA - SpaceNews

A Rocket Lab Electron rocket launched a group of cubesats Dec. 16 on a NASA mission as the company looks ahead to more frequent launches in the next year.
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Jeff Foust [Spacenews.com]

2018-12-16T10:21:38Z


Melbourne crash victims tried to kick way out of sinking car - NEWS.com.au image

Melbourne crash victims tried to kick way out of sinking car - NEWS.com.au

Two men who died after their car plunged into wetlands in Melbourne last night tried to kick their way out of the sinking vehicle.
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[News.com.au]

2018-12-16T09:57:26Z


Bancroft in happier place as return nears - cricket.com.au image

Bancroft in happier place as return nears - cricket.com.au

Cameron Bancroft has been working hard on and off the field and is ready to emerge from his suspension as a more mature player
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[Cricket.com.au]

2018-12-16T09:02:05Z


Cameras to nab NSW drivers using phones - 9news.com.au image

Cameras to nab NSW drivers using phones - 9news.com.au

A pilot of mobile phone detection cameras will be launched on one of Sydney's busiest roads in an effort to punish more distracted drivers.
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AAP [9news.com.au]

2018-12-16T08:57:00Z


Sydney storms finally clear as city's mop-up continues - The Sydney Morning Herald image

Sydney storms finally clear as city's mop-up continues - The Sydney Morning Herald

Storm-weary Sydneysiders hoping to avoid a fourth bout of thunderstorms can rest easy as storm cells in the city's south move off shore.
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Natassia Chrysanthos [Smh.com.au]

2018-12-16T07:39:00Z


Canelo makes short work of Fielding - Wide World of Sports image

Canelo makes short work of Fielding - Wide World of Sports

Takes third weight class title in style
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WWOS/AP [Nine.com.au]

2018-12-16T04:57:35Z


Bill Shorten speech at Labor National Conference: ALP leader addresses voters' cynicism - NEWS.com.au image

High-salt diets linked to bone damage - The Sydney Morning Herald image

High-salt diets linked to bone damage - The Sydney Morning Herald

Diets high in salt might be causing the body to chew into its own bones, leaving them riddled with holes like Swiss cheese, Melbourne researchers fear.
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Liam Mannix [Smh.com.au]

2018-12-16T04:02:00Z


David Hurley named next governor general of Australia as Labor blasts timing - The Guardian image

David Hurley named next governor general of Australia as Labor blasts timing - The Guardian

Scott Morrison announces NSW governor and former defence force chief will replace Peter Cosgrove
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Paul Karp, Lisa Cox [The Guardian (AU)]

2018-12-16T03:28:00Z


Australia could be cashless in just three years: experts - The Sydney Morning Herald image

Australia could be cashless in just three years: experts - The Sydney Morning Herald

Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe said cash is set to become a "niche payment".
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[Smh.com.au]

2018-12-16T02:10:00Z


Severe weather warning for Mackay, Whitsunday and Coalfields - Mackay Daily Mercury image

Severe weather warning for Mackay, Whitsunday and Coalfields - Mackay Daily Mercury

Ex-tropical cyclone Owen to bring wild weather to region
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Melanie Plane [Dailymercury.com.au]

2018-12-16T01:12:00Z


Lawsuit Claims Apple Lied About Its Display And Shady Marketing Obscured The Notch - Gizmodo Australia image

Lawsuit Claims Apple Lied About Its Display And Shady Marketing Obscured The Notch - Gizmodo Australia

Another day, another Apple lawsuit.
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Catie Keck [Gizmodo.com.au]

2018-12-16T00:30:00Z


RISE AND EXPANSION OF THE YELLOW VESTS - Daily Telegraph image

RISE AND EXPANSION OF THE YELLOW VESTS - Daily Telegraph

Yellow vest drama continues in France and now spreads throughout Europe and beyond.
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https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/blogs/tim-blair/rise-and-expansion-of-the-yellow-vests/news-story/43eeaf6d5d0367a9f44c9bf721d0063a [Dailytelegraph.com.au]

2018-12-16T00:01:00Z


Pete Davidson “Accounted For” After Making Concerning Instagram Post - Pedestrian TV image

Pete Davidson “Accounted For” After Making Concerning Instagram Post - Pedestrian TV

The NYPD performed a welfare check on the young 'SNL' star.
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[Pedestrian.tv]

2018-12-15T22:25:47Z