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Canberra man beats dogs with a cricket bat
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 14:49

WARNING GRAPHIC FOOTAGE: Video of a man killing a dog with a cricket bat while trying to break up a fight. ABC News

The (not really) most watched State of the Union ever caps a massive month in Trump town
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 10:50

From "s***holes" to shutdowns, from fire and fury to "very stable genius" and right up to the (not quite) record audience for his first State of the U...

Excavation at potential Beaumont children grave site underway
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:42

Police and forensic experts are excavating a site at Adelaide's New Castalloy factory in the hope of finding the remains of the Beaumont children. ...

eBay splits from PayPal, Wall Street sinks into negative territory
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 06:39

The long-standing relationship between eBay and PayPal is coming to an end, while the US stock market descends into negativity. ...

ASIO takes custody of secret cabinet documents, obtained by the ABC
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 04:38

Australia's top spy agency has taken custody of a cache of cabinet documents obtained by the ABC after they were left in a filing cabinet. Officers vi...

ASIO takes custody of secret cabinet documents
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 22:38

ASIO officers have taken custody of a cache of cabinet documents obtained by the ABC after they were left in a filing cabinet. ...

Hurricanes blow Scorchers away to reach BBL final
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 20:36

Matthew Wade and Ben McDermott cracked blistering half-centuries to help power the Hobart Hurricanes to a crushing 71-run win over the Perth Scorchers...

'It's kind of like Wolf Creek': Where are Paddy Moriarty and his dog Kellie?
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:45

Pensioner Paddy Moriarty is missing from the remote Northern Territory town of Larrimah, where feuds run deep and grudges hold fast. Police suspect fo...

Young racer hopes to follow his hero Mark Webber
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 12:38

Eleven-year-old kart-racing gun Sebastian Ruiz is hoping to follow in the tracks of his hero former F1 star Mark Webber. ...

Aussies not talking Tomic ahead of Davis Cup opener
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 11:51

With the opening Davis Cup against Germany around the corner, the Australian team keeps tight-lipped on Bernard Tomic's latest tirade against Lleyton ...

New farm sale rules to give Australian buyers a jump on foreign investors
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 06:44

Real estate agents will be required to market farmland worth more than $ 15 million to domestic buyers before it can be sold to foreign investors, un...

Man charged with murder after Canberran found dead on neighbour's doorstep
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 04:37

Police make an arrest over the suspected murder of Canberra man Bobby Stuart Allan, who was found dead on his neighbour's doorstep late last year. ...

All three-year-olds should get early childhood education, report states
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 02:38

In a bold pitch, state and territory governments are calling for every three-year-old child in Australia to have access to 15 hours per week week of e...

The truth behind the big department store discounts
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 22:38

Today's inflation figures from the Bureau of Statistics show Australians are paying more for life's essentials, while the cost of most other shopping ...

Tomic takes a swipe at Hewitt, compares Tennis Australia to FIFA Federation
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 20:37

After cutting short his reality TV stint on I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here and copping a spray from former team member Lleyton Hewitt, Bernard T...

Wine, wool tipped by Agribusiness Outlook to lead growth in 2018
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 16:37

Agri-banker Rabobank expects increased global demand for Australian wine and wool will drive growth in the farm sector this year. ...

National Press Club: Bill Ferris
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:36

Chair of Innovation and Science Australia Bill Ferris addresses the National Press Club in Canberra. ABC News

This was no leak. Here's how we found The Cabinet Files
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 12:39

Hundreds of highly classified documents have been found sitting in a couple of locked filing cabinets bought at a second-hand shop in Canberra. Now, t...

ASIO: Threat of espionage greater than during Cold War
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 10:43

Australia's domestic spy agency says the scale of foreign espionage is now higher than during Cold War. ABC News

State of the Uniom? President Trump’s speech off to a rocky start
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 06:41

US President Donald Trump is expected to launch an appeal for bipartisanship, but a typo in the invitation to his speech has the meanies of late-night...

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