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Evacuated NSW residents bunker down -

Residents in flood-hit northern NSW are spending the night in evacuation centres after being ordered to leave homes following torrential rain caused by the remnants of ex-tropical Cyclone Debbie. Up to 6000 residents in Lismore were ordered to evacuate ...and more »

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Samsung launches Galaxy S8 - The Australian

Samsung has unveiled its Galaxy S8 smartphone as it battles to regain the market leadership it lost to Apple after the embarrassing withdrawal of the fire-prone Note 7s. Boasting some of the largest wrap-around screens ever made, the long-awaited S8 is ...

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Service is the American Dream - Huffington Post

A doctor, a sheriff and a marine walk into a room… It sounds like the beginning of a joke, but actually, this was my experience as part of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program, a civic leadership program between the Clinton Presidential Center ...

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Trump's outlook going from bad to worse - CNN

(CNN) As the White House scans Washington for a bounce-back win after the Obamacare imbroglio, the political forecast is promising only heavy weather. An unappetizing list of looming congressional showdowns, complex, months-long legislative ...

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Self-taught sculptor defends grinning Ronaldo bust - SBS

Santos, a 40-year-old former airport cleaner, said the Real Madrid striker had asked him to make the portrait more jovial, and had praised his efforts. Source: Reuters. 31 Mar 2017 - 12:02 AM UPDATED 21 MINS AGO ...

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Stephen King's It is horror at its most unconventional. The new film's trailer is the exact opposite. - Vox

Is the film leaning into modern horror clichés, or is the trailer just badly edited? Updated by Aja [email protected] Mar 30, 2017, 11:50am EDT. tweet · share. Pennywise isn't really a clown, but nobody ever remembers that part. Warner Bros. / YouTube.

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Ethiopia extends state of emergency - The Australian

Ethiopia's parliament has extended the country's state of emergency by four months, two weeks after it had initially relaxed some parts of the measure. The state of emergency was originally declared in October and set to last for six months in response ...

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Kohli backflips on friendship spray - Herald Sun

The Indian skipper, sidelined in the final Test due to a shoulder injury, enjoyed a series win over Australia, sending the tourists home 2-1 in one of the most explosive months of cricket seen in recent memory. No matter where you looked throughout the ...and more »

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SpaceX set to launch 'used rocket' - BBC News

California's SpaceX company expects to make a piece of history later when it re-flies a Falcon rocket. Traditionally, rockets are one-use only - all the elements of the vehicle are discarded in getting a satellite payload into orbit. But SpaceX has ...