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Minneapolis Shooting: Still Awaiting Answers

By Nicholas Everard On July the 15th, Australian woman Justine Damond was shot and killed by a police officer in the US city of Minneapolis. In the weeks that followed,

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Voter smoke and mirrors

By Kristina Rosengren A voter integrity commission, tasked with figuring out how US President Donald Trump lost the popular vote in the 2016 election, has held its inaugural meeting. The

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Netflix’s To the Bone- Helpful or Hindrance?

By Karina Robson Netflix’s new movie To the Bone has sparked concerns from experts who claim it may glamorise eating disorders or even spark a wave of copycat behaviour in

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Angela Merkel named Time magazine’s “Person of the Year”

-NRN/Reuters Time magazine named German Chancellor Angela Merkel its 2015 “Person of the Year” overnight, noting her resilience and leadership when faced with the refugee crisis and turmoil in the

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Pistorius found guilty of murder following appeal

Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, following an appeal.

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Ammunition and bombs found on shooting suspects in US

6,000 rounds of ammunition and a dozen pipe bombs have been found with the couple responsible for yesterday’s California shooting.

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British parliament approves airstrikes in Syria

British parliament has voted overwhelmingly in favour of taking part in airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria. The legislation has passed the House of Commons today, 397 votes to

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At least 14 killed in California mass shooting

Californian police have confirmed at least 14 people have been killed and another 14 wounded, following a mass shooting in the city of San Bernadino. Between one and three gunmen

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PM Turnbull promises action on climate change, Paris protests continue

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he is willing to discuss boosting Australia’s climate change action, and possibly increase its emissions reduction targets, during United Nations talks in Paris. Nearly 200

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Russia to impose sanctions on Turkey over shooting down of warplane

Russia has confirmed it is preparing to impose economic sanctions against Turkey, after Turkish fighter jets shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border earlier this week. Turkey claims