Bus strike raises safety concerns for 23,000 school children 0

Posted July 25, 2017 09:18:47 There are concerns for the safety of 23,000 school children as Brisbane bus drivers prepare to take strike action on Friday afternoon. The industrial action

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Queensland Minister in hot water after expletive-laden rant at Premier's staff 0

Updated July 25, 2017 09:10:17 Queensland’s Agriculture Minister has been reprimanded after allegedly describing the Premier’s staff as “f***tards” during a public tirade in the state’s north. Bill Byrne’s rant

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ASX set to shake-off weak leads from Wall St 0

Updated July 25, 2017 08:49:51 Photo: Alphabet, Google’s parent company, reports a steep drop in quarterly profit after a record anti-competition fine from EU regulators. (ABC News) Despite a weak

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Paralysed BMX star Willoughby progresses to a crawl 0

Posted July 25, 2017 08:11:01 Australian Olympian Sam Willoughby says his recovery from the BMX cycling crash that paralysed him continues positively. But he accepts his racing days are over,

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Israeli embassy staff in Jordan returned to Israel 0

Posted July 25, 2017 08:03:33 Israel says the staff of its embassy in Jordan, including a security guard involved in a shooting incident, have been allowed to return to Israel.

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McKeon snares silver in Budapest, Horton misses 200m final 0

Posted July 25, 2017 07:55:58 Photo: Silver medal winner Emma McKeon (L) on the podium alongside Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom. (AP: Tamas Kovacs) Map: Hungary Australia’s Emma McKeon has set a new

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Bid for youth curfew in Alice Springs fails 0

Posted July 25, 2017 07:44:51 A motion to implement a youth curfew in Alice Springs failed to attract a seconder at a council meeting last night, with the town’s councillors

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Two arrested after 370kg drug bust 0

Updated July 25, 2017 08:19:44 Video: NSW Police, Border Force seize 370kg of drug precursor chemicals (ABC News) Map: Sydney 2000 An illegal drug importation syndicate has been disrupted by

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Could you 'thrive in misery' and be part of the US Marine Corps? 0

Posted July 25, 2017 07:35:42 Photo: US Marines onboard the USS Bonhomme Richard fix the engine of an attack plane. (ABC News: Isabella Higgins) American soldiers say it takes a

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Game of Thrones chat: In Episode 2, things finally begin to come together 0

Updated July 25, 2017 08:06:00 Welcome back to another episode of violence and scheming. Each week your Westeros correspondents, Peter Marsh and Dan Miller, will be unravelling prophecies and divining

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