Customers with delayed or cancelled flights in and out of Sydney airport will receive a reason from their airline
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Airlines will need to explain why they cancelled your Sydney flight

Airlines will need to tell customers why they cancel flights in and out of Sydney airport, as an audit into slot hoarding gets underway.

A man is in custody over missing Sydney couple
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Man hands himself in over missing Sydney couple

Police are speaking with a man over missing Sydney couple Jesse Baird and Luke Davies, who haven’t been seen since Monday.

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Gambling warning ahead of season launch

BetStop uptake has risen to over 18,000 users in the six months since the gambling self-exclusion register was launched.

Why Julian Assange is facing 175 years in prison

This week, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is back in the news because his final appeal to avoid extradition from the UK to the U.

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The WA Government is proposing the “toughest” gun laws in Australia

Premier Roger Cook said the laws would make WA the first state to impose a limit on the number of firearms someone can legally possess.

Julian Assange faces extradition to the U.S.
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Why is Julian Assange facing extradition to the U.S?

Australian Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is facing extradition to the U.S. where he could receive a 175-year jail sentence.

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The gender pay gap has fallen to its lowest level on record (again)

Australia’s gender pay gap has dropped to 12%, its lowest level on record, according to the latest data from the ABS.

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Frozen embryos now have the same rights as children in Alabama

A court in the U.S. state of Alabama has ruled that frozen embryos have the same legal rights as children.

Money laundering in Australia
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Students used as ‘money mules’: AFP

Money laundering in Australia has been put into focus by the AFP, who are concerned about university students being recruited as mules.

Are young Australians the ‘lonely generation’?

According to the latest HILDA (Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia) report, young Australians are more likely to experience loneliness and psychological distress than any other age group.

AFL player Joel Smith investigated for alleged cocaine trafficking and possession.
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AFL player investigated for alleged cocaine drug trafficking

Suspended AFL Melbourne Demons player Joel Smith is being investigated over cocaine trafficking allegations.

Yang Hengjun chooses not to appeal
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Yang Hengjun won’t appeal death sentence

Yang Hengjun has chosen not to appeal the suspended death sentence handed to him by a Beijing court earlier this month. Here’s why.

Ukraine legalises medicinal cannabis

Ukraine legalises medicinal cannabis

Ukraine has legalised medicinal cannabis with the backing of President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, amid concerns of rising mental ill-health.

Woolworths ceo Brad Banducci resigns
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The Woolworths CEO has resigned

Woolworths CEO Brad Banducci has announced he is retiring in September this year.

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The push to breath test politicians in Parliament

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Sydney asbestos sites climb to 47

Asbestos sites in Sydney have risen to 47, following tests across Australia’s largest city in recent days.

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At least 49 dead in Papua New Guinea tribal fights

At least 49 people are dead in Papua New Guinea due to tribal fights. It’s been described as one of the biggest massacres in recent years.

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Putin’s biggest critic is dead

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There’s a push to breath test politicians in Parliament

There is a push to breath test politicians in Parliament House after two recent incidents involving parliamentarians and alcohol.

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Explained: Donald Trump has been found to have exaggerated his wealth.

A New York judge has ruled that Donald Trump inflated his net worth to obtain better loans. It won’t impact his ability to run for President.

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What we know about a boat arrival of asylum seekers in Western Australia

A boat that arrived in Western Australia on Friday has sparked a new political furore between Anthony Albanese and Peter Dutton.

UN human rights agency has been expelled from Venezuela
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A UN agency has been expelled from Venezuela

Staff working at a UN human rights agency have been ordered to leave Venezuela after the UN expressed concerns about a detained activist.

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Why is Taylor Swift so popular?

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Why is Taylor Swift so popular?

From her global economic impact to record-breaking Grammy wins, Swift’s influence is undeniable. So why is Taylor Swift so popular?

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Putin’s biggest critic is dead. What was Alexei Navalny’s cause of death?

Russia’s Opposition leader Alexei Navalny died in jail at 47. Russia’s prison service said his cause of death is “being established.”

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60 homes in Victoria destroyed by bushfires and storms

The Victoria Government has announced relief payments for eligible residents that have been impacted by the bushfires.

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CommBank has been fined $10 million for underpaying over 7,000 workers

The Commonwealth Bank has been ordered to pay a $10 million fine for underpaying thousands of its staff.

Same-sex marriage is now legal in Greece
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Same-sex marriage is now legal in Greece

Greece has become the first Orthodox Christian nation to pass laws to allow marriage between same-sex couples.

Warning MDMA pills in NSW
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Warning for skull-shaped MDMA pills in NSW

High-dose MDMA pills on the NSW drug market could cause hospitalisation or death, a new warning issued this week has said.

Who is Prabowo Subianto, Indonesia's likely new President?
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Who is Prabowo Subianto, the likely next President of Indonesia?

Early results show former military general Prabowo Subianto is likely to become Indonesia’s next President.

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Australia’s warning to Israel about Rafah

Read the full statement by the three leaders here .

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The unemployment rate has hit a two-year high

Australia’s unemployment rate has climbed to 4.1% for the first time since January 2022, rising from record low rates.

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Greens call for public music festival funding

Music festival funding is needed to secure the sustainability of Australian music festivals, The Greens have said.

Julian Assange faces extradition to the U.S.
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Australian MPs call for Assange’s release

A motion calling for Julian Assange’s return passed the House of Representatives with the support of Prime Minister Anthony Albanese.

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Is the ‘Closing the Gap’ initiative actually working?

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Tasmania Premier calls early election for 2024

Tasmanians will head to the polls next month more than a year ahead of schedule, after the Premier called an early election.

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Polls close in 2024 Indonesia election

After ten years, Joko Widodo will step down as leader of the third-largest democracy in the world.

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Victoria storms: 544,000 lightning strikes and half a million homes without power

A man has died after storms in Victoria left more than 500,000 homes and businesses without power yesterday.

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Young Australians more likely to experience loneliness

The finding was included in the latest Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) report, released this week.

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The Federal Government’s plan to ban doxxing

The Government said it comes after a group chat with over 600 members of the Australian Jewish community, including some of their names and jobs, was leaked last week.

The Greens want the Government to reform tax discounts in exchange for their support on the 'Help to Buy' scheme
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The showdown over the Government’s ‘Help to Buy’ plan

The Greens are demanding the Government look at tax reforms for property owners, in exchange for their support on the Help to Buy scheme.

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Would you buy a house with the Government?

Bushfire warning for western Victoria
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Victoria faces worst fire risk day since 2020

A bushfire warning for western Victoria has reached catastrophic levels, with residents urged to leave their homes.

Double car crash survivor: Sophie Delezio on her life in the media
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Why Sophie Delezio wants you to stop calling her an inspiration

Survivor of two harrowing car accidents as a child, Sophie shares her complicated relationship with the media spotlight on TDA Rewind.

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Asbestos found across Sydney

Inhaling asbestos particles can cause life-threatening diseases, including cancer.

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