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Abbott announces shipbuilding package for SA

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced a new shipbuilding package will go ahead in South Australia, creating 2,500 jobs in the state. The naval shipbuilding package, predicted to be worth

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British police investigate former PM abuse allegations

British police have launched a new investigation in to a complex web of historical child sex abuse, involving a former British Prime Minister. The allegations involve former leader of the

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Peter Greste trial verdict postponed until August 29

Australian journalist Peter Greste and his two Al Jazeera colleagues will have to wait another month, to find out whether they have been convicted of terrorism related charges. The three

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Blue Mountains bushfire being treated as “suspicious”

The NSW Rural Fire Service says it is treating a bushfire in the Blue Mountains as suspicious. Last night the RFS declared an emergency warning for the Wentworth Falls area,

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Bronwyn Bishop resigns as speaker, PM announces entitlements review

Speaker of the House of Representatives Bronwyn Bishop has resigned from the position, amid continuing scrutiny of her parliamentary spending. Mrs Bishop has faced pressure from  pressure from the Federal