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Economy fails to hold strong 2014 start
THE economy grew by just 0.5 per cent in the June quarter, which saw the annual rate ease to 3.1 per cent from 3.6 per cent previously.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:04:28 GMT)

Aussie rockers lend a helping hand
MOLLY Meldrum has joined some of Australia's big music names to support a charity that gives back to artists who fall on hard times.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:04:26 GMT)

SA corruption watchdog eyes prosecution
A SENIOR public servant has been referred to South Australia's Director of Public Prosecutions following investigations by the state's corruption watchdog.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:04:24 GMT)

Fire at Qld railway station
A RUBBISH bin fire at a Queensland railway station is creating a large volume of smoke.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:04:22 GMT)

Mum robbed at gunpoint at Sydney home
POLICE are searching for two men who broke into a western Sydney home and robbed a mother at gunpoint while her two children were asleep.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:01:24 GMT)

Four teens dead in NSW crash
POLICE believe a car of youths aged between 16 and 22 was attempting to pass a truck on the Pacific Highway when it crashed and killed the four occupants.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:48:20 GMT)

Discrimination fears over genetic mapping
QLD'S health minister says legislation should be updated in light of advances in genetic mapping technology to protect against potential discrimination.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:47:22 GMT)

Beheading justifies strong response:Abbott
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has described the beheading of journalist Steven Sotloff as "pure evil".
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:45:26 GMT)

Men released over NSW walking track body
POLICE are still trying to piece together how a man whose body was found on a walking track near an isolated nudist beach south of Sydney died.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:38:21 GMT)

Ex-police minister Gallacher to front ICAC
FORMER NSW police minister Mike Gallacher will front the state's corruption watchdog over accusations he hatched a "corrupt scheme".
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:36:26 GMT)

Vic MP Shaw mocked Victorians: premier
PREMIER Denis Napthine says independent MP Geoff Shaw has mocked Victorians and the parliament, and should get no more chances.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:34:24 GMT)

Let Putin come, grieving son tells govt
THE grieving son of a Qld couple killed when MH17 was shot down over Ukraine says the government should not ban Vladimir Putin from the G20 summit.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:33:19 GMT)

Black Saturday lessons not learned: Union
FIREFIGHTERS tackling the Hazelwood mine blaze would have had an easier, safer time had lessons learned from Black Saturday been applied, says their union.
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:27:22 GMT)

Family Feud arguably Ten's best decision
FAMILY Feud landed in the top 10 most watched shows on Tuesday night, with just short of 700,000 people tuning in to the Network Ten show.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:56:22 GMT)

PM to push for deeper ties with India
CRICKET is a common language between Australia and India but Tony Abbott will be looking to break new ground during a visit to the subcontinent.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:49:24 GMT)

Shots fired into a second Adelaide home
A SECOND Adelaide home has been shot at in less than 24 hours in what police believe is another targeted attack.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:10:20 GMT)

Workers won't lose out on super: Hockey
THE federal treasurer has rejected claims workers will be billions of dollars worse off because of changes to superannuation.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:08:19 GMT)

Call for action to stop new Vic mine fire
COMMUNITY groups have called for recommendations into Victoria's $100 million coalmine fire to be urgently implemented as summer is fast approaching.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:37:29 GMT)

Man critical after gang attack in Sydney
A 22-YEAR-OLD man is in a critical condition after a group of men armed with bats and metal bars attacked him and his companions in Sydney's southwest.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:20:38 GMT)

Accused Vic rapists turn themselves in
POLICE have questioned five men accused of a Melbourne gang rape after they turned themselves in.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:20:32 GMT)

RAAF plane delivers ammunition to Kurds
AN RAAF plane has delivered ammunition to Kurdish forces in northern Iraq as part of efforts to curb the advance of extremist Islamic State militants.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:20:31 GMT)

$50,000 damage after Vic pool vandalised
A GANG east of Melbourne has slashed an iconic inflatable dome over Kilsyth Centenary Pool, which has been forced to close until further notice.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:20:23 GMT)

Notorious Qld rapist due to face court
ONE of Queensland's most notorious sex offenders is due to face court for allegedly breaching his supervision order.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:50:17 GMT)

I didn't know about money-washing:Hartcher
FORMER NSW energy minister Chris Hartcher says he knows nothing about an alleged Liberal money-washing ruse but can shed light on the Liberals' "big man".
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:07:19 GMT)

Notorious sex offender Fardon arrested
SERIAL sex offender Robert John Fardon has been arrested in Brisbane for breaching a supervision order.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:07:13 GMT)

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