Cheika quits after dismal World Cup exit

Cheika quits after dismal World Cup exit

Michael Chieka will quit his post as Wallabies coach after a disastrous World Cup campaign ended with a crushing 40-16 loss to traditional foes England in the quarter-final stage.
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RAW: Sons acquitted of NSW mum's manslaughter

RAW: Sons acquitted of NSW mum's manslaughter

Two Sydney brothers leave the NSW Supreme Court in Sydney after being found not guilty of gross criminal neglect of their ailing mother before she died. Brothers David Thompson and Phillip Joseph Thompson were accused of the manslaughter of their ...
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Queensland racing minister "appalled" by horse slaughter

Queensland racing minister "appalled" by horse slaughter

Queensland Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe speaks to reporters in Brisbane after the airing of an investigation claiming hundreds and possibly thousands of racehorses were being sent to slaughter every year. Mr Hinchliffe says he was "appalled...
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Albanese visits medical/rehab centre in Melbourne to discuss Anti-Poverty Week

Albanese visits medical/rehab centre in Melbourne to discuss Anti-Poverty Week

Anti-Poverty Week is a time for us to recognise that one in eight Australians lives below the poverty line. One in six children live below the poverty line. What we have is a Government that, for Prime Ministerial level, speaks about "unfunded emp...
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Family of Parwinder Kaur leaves Sydney court

Family of Parwinder Kaur leaves Sydney court

Sukhvinder Singh leaves the NSW Supreme Court with his wife Amanpreet Kaur after a jury failed to come to a verdict following over the killing of his. Kulwinder Singh, 41, had pleaded not guilty to murdering Parwinder Kaur, 32, in December 2013 at...
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Racing boss appalled by horse slaughter

Racing boss appalled by horse slaughter

Racing Australia chief executive Barry O'Farrell saaid he was "appalled" that healthy Australian racehorses are being slaughtered but insisted it's up to state governments to ensure animal welfare laws are being obeyed.
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Albanese mocks Morrison - Labor acted like there was a crisis... during the global financial crisis

Albanese mocks Morrison - Labor acted like there was a crisis... during the global financial crisis

Labor Leader Anthony Albanese says that his party led Australia through the global economic crisis via a stimulus package that kept the economy moving forward and calls on the government to act. Speaking to the media in Melbourne, Albanese says th...
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RAW: Sydney man leaves court as jury dismissed in wife's fire murder trial.

RAW: Sydney man leaves court as jury dismissed in wife's fire murder trial.

Kulwinder Singh leaves the NSW Supreme Court in Sydney after a jury was unable to reach a verdict over his charge of murdering his wife Parwinder Kaur in early December 2013 at their Rouse Hill home.
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Labor calls on government to respect the democratic freedom of the press - defends Annika Smethurst

Labor calls on government to respect the democratic freedom of the press - defends Annika Smethurst

"Journalism is not a crime", says Labor Leader Anthony Albanese and that Labor are prepared to legislate for greater media freedom. Albanese says the threat of legal action against Annika Smethurst and News for publishing a story that was in the p...
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Albanese says Labor's caveats for the Indonesian free trade agreement are reasonable

Albanese says Labor's caveats for the Indonesian free trade agreement are reasonable

Labor Leader Anthony Albanese says that the Indonesia free trade agreement will have Labor support if it prioritises Australian jobs and includes protections against privatisation. Albanese is speaking to the media in Melbourne.
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Police are now searching for a man and woman responsible for firing a missile at a house in Carrum D

Police are now searching for a man and woman responsible for firing a missile at a house in Carrum D

Victoria Police have released footage of a couple wanted over an explosion are Carrum Downs. A projectile ripped through a home's roof causing extensive damage in August. An explosive device was ignited on a Melbourne reserve and crashed through t...
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Albanese defends Kenneally - discusses working with Lambie and Centre Alliance in the senate

Albanese defends Kenneally - discusses working with Lambie and Centre Alliance in the senate

Labor Leader Anthony Albanese speaks to the media about issues in the senate, with anti-terror legislation that will ban people from the vicinity of airports for 24 hours if deemed a threat, and around dealing with Jacqui Lambie and Centre Allianc...
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Dutton rules out evacuations during Syrian ceasefire

Dutton rules out evacuations during Syrian ceasefire

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has ruled out using a temporary ceasefire to rescue Australian women and children from the al-Hawl refugee camp in Syria.
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RAW: Sydney man arrives at court in wife's fire murder trial.

RAW: Sydney man arrives at court in wife's fire murder trial.

Kulwinder Singh arrives at the NSW Supreme Court in Sydney accused of murdering his wife Parwinder Kaur in early December 2013 at their Rouse Hill home. Singh has pleaded not guilty to the charges. Singh is followed by his barrister Margaret Cunne...
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Wallabies make shock Petaia selection

Wallabies make shock Petaia selection

Michael Cheika has gambled on teenage rookie Jordan Petaia at outside centre for the Wallabies World Cup quarter-final clash with England.
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RAW: Team Agoria celebrates World Solar Challenge win

RAW: Team Agoria celebrates World Solar Challenge win

The Agoria team from Belgium crosses the line to take first place in the World Solar Challenge. After 16 years of trying, Agoria won the race from Darwin to Adelaide after the race leader burst into flames. Defending champions Vattenfall's car Nun...
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RAW: Sydney man leaves court in fire murder trial

RAW: Sydney man leaves court in fire murder trial

Kulwinder Singh leaves the NSW Supreme Court in Sydney accused of murdering his wife Parwinder Kaur in early December 2013 at their Rouse Hill home. Singh has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
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RAW: Team Tokai crosses second in World Solar Challenge

RAW: Team Tokai crosses second in World Solar Challenge

The car from Tokai University in Japan crosses the line to take second place in the World Solar Challenge. After 16 years of trying, Belgian team Agoria won their first World Solar Challenge from Darwin to Adelaide after the race leader burst into...
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Littleproud wants states held to account when it comes to feeding drought-affected livestock

Littleproud wants states held to account when it comes to feeding drought-affected livestock

Drought Minister David Littleproud in Canberra says the states and federal government have a clear strategy to provide assistance to farmers doing it tough in the drought. Mr Littleproud says the federal government is charged with looking after fa...
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Fitzgibbon says PM "loose with the truth" over money given to drought-affected farmers

Fitzgibbon says PM "loose with the truth" over money given to drought-affected farmers

Labor frontbencher Joel Fitzgibbon in Canberra accuses Prime Minister Scott Morrison of being "loose with the truth" during a radio appearance in an attempt to "spin his way through the drought". The federal government will give farmers up to $13,...
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Cash welcomes jobs figures

Cash welcomes jobs figures

Employment Minister Michaelia Cash speaks to reporters in Canberra, welcoming labour force figures for September 2019 showing a drop in the unemployment rate. The unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 per cent in September from 5.3 per cent the month b...
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"Big celebrations" as Agoria wins World Solar Challenge

"Big celebrations" as Agoria wins World Solar Challenge

Agoria's Willem Jan Claes speaks to reporters in Adelaide after his team won the World Solar Challenge from Darwin to Adelaide with their Bluepoint car. The hopes of leaders and defending champions Vattenfall were dashed when their car was reduced...
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Wilkie says politicians are providing a "protection racket" for Crown Casino

Wilkie says politicians are providing a "protection racket" for Crown Casino

Tasmanian MP Andrew Wilkie speaks to the media about his allegations against Crown Casino in Melbourne. He is calling for a royal commission into Crown. He says politicians are reluctant to look into alleged illegal and criminal activities surroun...
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More money for drought-affected farmers

More money for drought-affected farmers

Farmers doing it tough will get extra lump sums of up to $13,000 upon reaching the end of a four-year limit on federal government payments.
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Underqualified, untrained, and underpaid - aged care worker describes a broken system from within

Underqualified, untrained, and underpaid - aged care worker describes a broken system from within

Janice Hilton, a 64-year-old home care worker details the staff training, underpayment, and high demands that see clients receive substandard, rushed, or no care at all. NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY
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Changes to the farm household allowance: McKenzie

Changes to the farm household allowance: McKenzie

The deputy prime minister Michael McCormack and the minister for agriculture Bridget McKenzie announces new financial measures for farmers to deal with the drought. Ms Mckenzie explains that the household farmers assistance package (FHA) has been ...
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Robert announces new CEO for the NDIA

Robert announces new CEO for the NDIA

The minister in charge of the National Disability Insurance Agency, Stuart Robert speaks to the media in Canberra announcing the appointment of it's new CEO. Mr Martin Hoffman, who was overseeing Service NSW. Mr Robert also explains how the NDIA h...
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Abusive carers left unpunished and moved-on like the Catholic priests to offend elsewhere

Abusive carers left unpunished and moved-on like the Catholic priests to offend elsewhere

A daughter feared an aged care worker who slapped her mother's face would be moved on to offend elsewhere "like the Catholic priests", the Aged Care Royal Commission has been told. In a letter to the Japara Bayview facility manager the daughter sa...
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Hundreds flock to Uluru before climbing ban

Hundreds flock to Uluru before climbing ban

Tourists are flocking to Uluru before climbing the ancient rock is banned on October 26 in recognition of local Indigenous people's wishes.
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Dutton reveals AFP involved in disrupting paedophile networks

Dutton reveals AFP involved in disrupting paedophile networks

Home Affairs minister Peter Dutton speaks to reporters in Canberra about the arrest of 300 people in a international paedophile ring. Mr Dutton mentions a briefing operation by the FBI and warns there will be disruptions to networks. "Not only are...
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Dutton says security legislation is adequate but open to tougher laws if requested by agencies

Dutton says security legislation is adequate but open to tougher laws if requested by agencies

Home Affairs minister Peter Dutton speaks to reporters in Canberra about an ASIO annual report into cyber threats to Australia. Mr Dutton says that foreign actors will always try to get around legislation but the government will take advice from t...
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Dead fish line Lake Pamamaroo in NSW fish kill

Dead fish line Lake Pamamaroo in NSW fish kill

Supplied footage obtained on October 17, 2019 of dead fish lining Lake Pamamaroo near Menindee in NSW far west, shot on October 16, 2019. Intense drought continues to grip most of the state with ministers and NSW Premier Gladys Berejikilian warnin...
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RAW: Nicola Teo leaves Sydney court

RAW: Nicola Teo leaves Sydney court

Nicola Teo leaves Windsor court in Sydney's north west over allegedly driving at least 100 metres on the wrong side of the road before crashing into former bikie boss Jock Ross. Teo, daughter of renowned neurosurgeon Charlie Teo, is charged with d...
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Favourites draw wide for Caulfield Cup

Favourites draw wide for Caulfield Cup

High-profile Caulfield Cup runners Finche and Mer De Glace have drawn barriers 19 and 21 respectively for the 2400m handicap.
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RAW: Ross Oliver McCarty leaves court

RAW: Ross Oliver McCarty leaves court

Raw footage: Retired Sydney man Ross Oliver McCarty leaves Downing Centre Local Court where he faced accusations of committing a series of bank robberies across Sydney more than 40 years ago.
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RAW: Graeme Lawrence arrives at Newcastle court ahead of sentencing

RAW: Graeme Lawrence arrives at Newcastle court ahead of sentencing

Graeme Lawrence arrives at the Newcastle District Court in Newcastle with his legal representative. The former Anglican Dean of Newcastle, Lawrence is due to be sentenced after being found guilty of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy in 1991.
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Nicola Teo arrives at Sydney court

Nicola Teo arrives at Sydney court

Nicola Teo arrives at Windsor court in Sydney's north west over allegedly driving at least 100 metres on the wrong side of the road before crashing into former bikie boss Jock Ross. Teo, daughter of renowned neurosurgeon Charlie Teo, is charged wi...
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NSW minister open to broader discussion on ATAR

NSW minister open to broader discussion on ATAR

NSW Education Minister Sarah Mitchell speaking to media outside state parliament about calls for reforming the ATAR ranking system. Mitchell says she is open to discussions about the ATAR system but some form of final ranking is important. "I thin...
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Santa Ana Lane eyes Everest redemption

Santa Ana Lane eyes Everest redemption

Favourite Santa Ana Lane has drawn barrier two in the $14m Everest with Nature Strip to start from the outside gate in the 12-horse field.
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Look after yourself: NSW minister advises students as HSC begins

Look after yourself: NSW minister advises students as HSC begins

NSW Education Minister Sarah Mitchell speaking to media in outside state parliament in Sydney about the beginning of HSC exams. Mitchell wishes students the best and tells them to take care of themselves during the final exams. "Make sure that you...
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SOS message led SA cops to missing camper

SOS message led SA cops to missing camper

Murray Mallee Superintendent James Blandford speaks so reporters in Adelaide about the about successful search for Deborah Pilgrim. An SOS message scrawled in dirt and captured on CCTV led police to the woman missing for three days in dense South ...
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Opposition attacks "heartless" government over reported hospital cuts

Opposition attacks "heartless" government over reported hospital cuts

NSW Shadow health minister Ryan Park and Opposition Leader Jodi McKay speaking to media at state parliament about reports of hospitals being forced to cut surgery. Park labels the government heartless and says those in the western suburbs are bein...
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Alarming rate of occupational violence for aged care staff earning less than an Aldi check-out opera

Alarming rate of occupational violence for aged care staff earning less than an Aldi check-out opera

Aged care workers are subjected to an alarming rate of violence and could earn more as supermarket checkout operators, a royal commission has been told by Health Workers Union representative Lisa Alcock and Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federat...
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Potential trade opportunities with Hong Kong, Indonesia, Britain and the EU says Birmingham

Potential trade opportunities with Hong Kong, Indonesia, Britain and the EU says Birmingham

The minister for Trade, Simon Birmingham speaks to the media in Canberra about the government's latest efforts to securing trade deals with Indonesia, Peru and Hong Kong. He discusses Hong Kong, trade with large markets in Indonesia for mining com...
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Birmingham refutes union claims over Indonesia free trade agreement

Birmingham refutes union claims over Indonesia free trade agreement

The minister for Trade, Simon Birmingham speaks to the media in Canberra about the government's latest efforts to securing trade deals with Indonesia, Peru and Hong Kong. The trade minister refutes union claims about new labor market testing waver...
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Victoria Police take a man into custoday after a stand-off in St Kilda

Victoria Police take a man into custoday after a stand-off in St Kilda

Police were called to St Kilda East this morning following reports of an assault about 7.40am. Police negotiated with the man and he was taken into custody by the Special Operations Group without incident just after 1pm.
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Birmingham says Indonesia, Peru and Hong Kong trade deals legislation to be passed before next year

Birmingham says Indonesia, Peru and Hong Kong trade deals legislation to be passed before next year

The minister for Trade, Simon Birmingham speaks to the media in Canberra about the government's latest efforts to securing trade deals with Indonesia, Peru and Hong Kong. "Our intention is to bring forward the legislation now the passage the house...
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Barilaro won't rule out federal tilt.

Barilaro won't rule out federal tilt.

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro speaking to media at state parliament about speculation he may run for the seat of Eden-Monaro at the next federal election. Barilaro refuses to rule out the possibility and says he isn't thinking about elections y...
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