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Grindr is accused of passing on health information, like HIV status, from its app to advertising companies.
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Grindr accused of sharing HIV statuses of some users

LGBTQ+ app Grindr is facing a lawsuit in the UK over allegations it passed on private health information, like HIV status, to ad companies.

Elon Musk and the right to broadcast 'violent content'
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Elon Musk and the right to broadcast ‘violent content’

Inflation has fallen to 3.6% in the year to March, 2024.
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Inflation has fallen to 3.6% in the year to March

Prices have risen by 3.6% in the year to March 2024, slightly higher than economists’ expectations of softer inflation.

Alleged murder review
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Minns orders review into alleged murder of Molly Ticehurst

A formal review into an alleged murder will be launched on Wednesday, following the death of 28-year-old Molly Ticehurst earlier this week.

Global military spending hit a record high in 2023.
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Global military spending hit $US2.44 trillion in 2023

Global conflicts have driven up military spending in most countries, hitting a record $US2.44 trillion spend on weapons in 2023.

Elon Musk vs the Australian Government

When Elon Musk bought Twitter, he promised to make the social media platform a haven for free speech.

Victoria will not go ahead with a planned second injecting room.
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The Victorian Govt won’t open a planned safe injecting room

Victoria has rejected advice to set up an injecting room in Melbourne’s CBD, saying an appropriate location couldn’t be found.

How does the Australian media respond to tragedy?
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How does Australia’s media respond to tragedy?

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Papua New Guinea (PNG) Prime Minister James Marape have begun a two-day hike of the Kokoda Track.
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Anthony Albanese is hiking the Kokoda Track. What is it?

The pair will walk only part of the track, beginning in Kokoda and ending in the village of Isurava, where a dawn service will be held on ANZAC Day. Albanese is the first PM to walk Kokoda while in office.

Australia's biggest vape seizure
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Largest vape seizure in Australia’s history

Australia’s biggest vape seizure has amassed nearly 500,000 illegally imported vapes, worth about $15 million in street value.

X will launch a legal challenge to eSafety's takedown notices. Pictured: X owner Elon Musk
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X launches court challenge of eSafety takedown notices over church stabbing

X said eSafety does not have the right to “dictate what content [our] users can see globally”. It said the notices were a threat to “ free speech everywhere”.

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Uber for teens allows people aged 13-17 to ride alone

Uber for teens requires parents/guardians to create a child profile under an adult account. It is now available in SA, ACT, and Tas.

Comedian Arj Barker has faced backlash for telling a mum and baby to leave his show
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Comedian Arj Barker cops backlash for kicking out mum and baby

What is the media’s responsibility in the wake of a tragedy?

In the hours following the tragic murder of six people in Sydney’s Bondi Junction, families of some of the victims issued statement requesting that media remove images that were being circulated online.

olyroos fail paris olympics
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Olyroos fail to qualify for Paris Olympics

The Olyroos did not score a goal in their three Asian Cup matches, against Jordan (0-0), Qatar (0-0), and Indonesia (0-1).

Global anti-doping police accused of keeping failed results of 23 Chinese athletes secret.
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World anti-doping agency under fire for Tokyo Olympics “cover-up”

23 Chinese swimmers failed drug tests before the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, which U.S. anti-doping authorities say was kept secret.

Job-sharing politicians
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Job-sharing political candidates want an Australian first

Job-sharing politicians would allow greater skillsets and perspectives in Canberra, according to two women making the push for parliament.

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Archie Moore the first Australian to win top award at Venice Biennale

kith and kin – genealogical chart tracing artist Archie Moore’s ancestry and family – has won the top award at the Venice Biennale.

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Good news from around the world

Here’s some good news from around the world, as a reminder of the brightness that exists among the darkness of the past week’s news cycle.

What is going on with Iran and Israel?

Iran and Israel have long been adversaries, with tensions between the two Middle Eastern countries developing over decades.

2024 india election voting
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2024 India election: 1 billion begin voting

Polls across the world’s largest democracy will remain open until 1 June.

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Trial of key Panama Papers players underway

27 people are facing criminal charges over millions of leaked documents that became known as ‘The Panama Papers’.

who bird flu warning
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WHO issues bird flu warning

Avian influenza, aka bird flu, is an infectious viral illness that primarily spreads among birds like chickens and ducks.

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How do Australians spend their spare time?

New analysis from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows how Australians spend their spare time.

Florida has passed a law requiring teachers to give classes on the "evils of communism" in public schools.
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Florida kindergarten students will learn the “evils of communism”

The U.S. state of Florida has passed a law requiring teachers to hold classes on the “evils of communism” in public schools.

Brisbane pill testing centre
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Australia’s second-ever pill testing centre opens

A pill testing centre in Brisbane opened on Friday, becoming the second fixed drug checking site in Australia.

Why we're only bringing you good news today
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Why we’re only bringing you good news today

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NBA player cops lifetime ban over gambling on his own team

Jontay Porter first came under suspicion of gambling activity following a game against the Sacramento Kings last month.

queensland 75% emissions reduction
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Queensland commits to 75% emissions reduction by 2035

Qld Premier Steven Miles said the laws would put the state “on par“ with the most ambitious targets in the country.

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