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David Cameron quits parliament despite promising to serve full term

1. Cameron quits David Cameron promised in March that he would serve out his full term even if he lost the so-called Brexit referendum in June. Despite pledging “Brits don’t quit” as part of that campaign, Cameron has announced he is ...

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Amatrice, town devastated by Italian earthquake, may sue Charlie Hebdo over 'pasta' cartoon

Rome: An Italian town is pursuing legal action against French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo for a cartoon showing victims of an earthquake there as types of pasta, and another suggesting the mafia was to blame for the death toll of ...

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Fire at mosque attended by Orlando gunman Omar Mateen was 'set intentionally,' authorities say

The mosque where Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen occasionally worshiped was intentionally set on fire this weekend, authorities in Florida said. The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office said emergency crews responded to the Islamic Centre of Fort Pierce shortly after ...

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David Cameron resigns as an MP, says he doesn't want to be a 'distraction'

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron, who resigned from the top job in September in the wake of the Brexit referendum, has announced he will also step down as a member of parliament. “It isn’t really possible to be a proper backbench MP as a ...

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Families push for reward uniformity in unsolved homicide cases

How do you place value on a murder victim’s life? This is a question a committee within the NSW Police Force has the responsibility of grappling with. Previous slide Next slide William Tyrell: $1 million dollar reward Lindt siege police ...

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Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte 'will not interfere' over execution of Mary Jane Veloso

Indonesian president Joko Widodo caused a storm of controversy on Monday when he appeared to indicate the Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte had given Indonesia the green light to execute Filipina maid Mary Jane Veloso. Mr Duterte’s presidential spokesman sought to ...

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Alleged terrorist Ihsas Khan chased Wayne Greenhalgh, then police in Minto attack

A south-west Sydney student charged over a terrorist stabbing tried to force his way into a suburban hair salon to continue his attack and then ran at police when they arrived to arrest him, new footage shows. The footage of Saturday’s attack at Minto shows ...

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Federal Coalition failing to walk the walk on pay equity

Women’s policy under the Turnbull government seems to be in chaos. No serious commitment during the election, troubling turnover at the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, lack of pay equity in the government itself, appointments to key roles without apparent relevant ...

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Singer Tash Sultana slams Jetstar Australia over lost music equipment

Melbourne rising artist Tash Sultana suffered a major setback to the sold-out European leg of her world tour when a Jetstar Australia connecting flight to Berlin lost thousands of dollars worth of her equipment in transit. It took more than 24 hours to recover it. The equipment is ...

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New Richmond Tigers head of football Neil Balme may face big call on coach Damien Hardwick

Neil Balme’s appointment to the helm of Richmond’s ailing football operation has been a highly sensitive negotiation given his long and close relationship with Daniel Richardson, the man he has replaced, and Richardson’s family. In essence Balme has come over ...

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