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Man's toddler was keeping him up, so he nearly decapitated the child, police say

Two-year-old Mateo Garcia Aguayo was alone with his father while his mother was at work.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 16:00:12 GMT

Two US swimming officials resign for allegedly covering up sexual abuse

Two top USA Swimming officials, including one whose job was specifically to protect athletes, have resigned after a series of scathing reports alleging that the organisation had ignored sexual abuse by coaches for years while athletes suffered.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:44:04 GMT

Florida school shooting survivors hit the road with a message

Instead of English and calculus, the teenagers from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School had another funeral to attend. Then they set off in three buses.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 13:00:00 GMT

Eight reasons the Parkland students have emerged as a powerful political voice

The boldest voices to emerge in the wake of last week's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, have been unexpected ones.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 13:00:00 GMT

The question of democracy: is it winning or losing the global contest?

The apparent spread of anti-democratic populism, including in the United States, has made some worry about the future of democracy. But is this really a crisis?... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 09:34:06 GMT

Shadowy far-right fraternities 'infiltrating' Austrian state

 Austria's new government is allowing secretive far-right groups to exert control over powerful positions in the state, according to an ex-chancellor.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 03:42:18 GMT

Facebook removes a virtual reality shooting demo at right-wing event

The decision came after people drew attention to it online and questioned whether it was appropriate in light of the shooting last week in Parkland, Florida.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 03:26:02 GMT

Stolen Degas masterpiece found on bus

French customs officers making a random check on a bus at a motorway layby found a painting by Edgar Degas, the 19th-century impressionist master.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 03:01:02 GMT

Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe and will cooperate

A former top adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign has agreed to cooperate with the special counsel inquiry.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 02:53:02 GMT

Corporate partners cut cord with NRA as gun control debate rages

The fallout over last week's shooting has started to take its toll on the organisation.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:33:02 GMT

Parents of abducted Nigerian girls seek action from government

Parents of schoolgirls newly abducted in northeastern Nigeria plan to join the Bring Back Our Girls movement.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 01:35:04 GMT

Australian man arrested and imprisoned in Cairo since January

Hazem Hamouda's family blames old Facebook posts, in which he spoke about the banned Musliim Brotherhood, as being to blame for his shock, airport arrest.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 10:57:02 GMT

France to create 1500 places in prison to isolate jihadist inmates

France will create 1500 prison places for Islamist extremists in order to isolate and prevent them from converting other prisoners.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 00:45:06 GMT

Ultracool London

A woman backdropped by St Paul's Cathedral, crosses Waterloo Bridge, in central London, where freezing air from Russia is to set to grip the nation.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 00:34:02 GMT

UK moves toward making adults presumed organ donors

Britain took a crucial step on Friday toward making all adults presumed organ donors unless they say otherwise.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 00:29:07 GMT

Gang tried to smuggle cocaine via Russian embassy

Police in Argentina have foiled a plot to smuggle cocaine to Europe through the Russian embassy's diplomatic courier service.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 00:18:02 GMT

Trudeau's India trip is a total disaster, and he has himself to blame

How did Justin Trudeau, the world's favorite liberal mascot, end up looking silly, diminished and desperate on his trip to India this week?... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:59:05 GMT

Trump warns on North Korea, warms to Australia

Donald Trump has warned of conflict with North Korea and tougher trade rules with China during a press conference with Malcolm Turnbull.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:23:04 GMT

White House placed in lockdown after vehicle rams into barrier

The Secret Service said the female driver was apprehended at the scene.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 21:46:05 GMT

US imposes largest package of sanctions against North Korea

The US Treasury has sanctioned one person, 27 companies and 28 ships in an effort to force North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 17:58:05 GMT

Texas governor spares inmate from execution after a father's pleas

"I'm thankful for this decision not for me, but for my dad," Thomas 'Bart' Whitaker said after his last-minute reprieve.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 07:51:07 GMT

Polar progress: We ignore Beijing's Antarctic ambitions at our peril

Over the last 10 to 15 years, the People's Republic has become heavily engaged in the Antarctic. Most of its activity is within the Australian sector.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:30:00 GMT

Memo to Australians: It's up to us whether we live in a Chinese world

Canberra needs to find a future beyond Chinese control.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:30:00 GMT

Australia's critical role in fighting weapons of influence

Global cooperation is needed to understand and combat the tools Russia and China are using to subvert democratic values.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:38:02 GMT

Injured with a broken neck, Mike Bell crawled his way to safety

All he knew, when he regained consciousness, was he could move his legs and that there was blood everywhere.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:17:05 GMT

There's a persistent hum in this Canadian city, and no one knows why

A persistent noise of unknown origin has bedevilled a Canadian city for years, damaging people's health and quality of life, numerous residents say.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:39:05 GMT

'Like a second head': Record-breaking 1.9kg tumour removed from Indian

Surgeons in Mumbai took seven hours to remove a massive brain tumour from a 31-year-old man, and are claiming it's the biggest in the world.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:09:02 GMT

Woman comes eye to eye with camouflaged drone peeping in her bedroom window

When a New Zealand woman came face to face with a black drone in the darkness outside her bedroom window she was not alone.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:25:04 GMT

At least five dead in Indonesian landslide, many more missing

At least five people have been killed in central Java, and rescuers are digging for up to 18 missing after a soggy hillside collapsed after heavy rain.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:25:02 GMT

Regulators seizes Chinese insurer which paid $2.5b for Waldorf Astoria

Insurance giant that tried to bail out Jared Kushner has been taken over by Chinese regulators and its chairman charged with economic crimes.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:12:02 GMT

China's funeral strippers facing crackdown on 'vulgar performances'

China has launched its latest crackdown against a phenomenon which just won’t seem to die in rural areas – funeral strippers.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 04:33:06 GMT

Australian builder to develop London station where Flinders' body lies

In a curious historical coincidence the resting place of one of Australia’s greatest explorers is about to – in a way – return to Australian hands.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:54:08 GMT

Living with the new normal: mass murder at school

It is one of those events that I cannot think about without recalling the apartment I was staying in. I remember the pale morning light, the way the molecules in the air seemed to rearrange themselves in response to the words coming through the radio as reality shifted unthinkably. The shooter killed 20 school children, all six or seven years old, and six teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Our son was seven. We were trying to decide where he would go to school in Manhattan. Numb with terror, we refused to believe that something like that could happen to us. To him.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:37:07 GMT

In India, even gay people want an arranged marriage

Even though same-sex marriage is not legal in India, there is a booming desire for match-making services that put gay people together.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:24:05 GMT

Deputy at Florida high school resigns after failing to engage shooter

The armed sheriff's deputy assigned to the Florida high school where 17 people were shot and killed has resigned rather than face suspension.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:36:02 GMT

Dutch parliament recognises 1915 Armenian massacre as genocide

The Dutch parliament passed a motion recognising as genocide the massacre of as many as 1.5 million Armenians in 1915.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 23:59:01 GMT

How Trump made up with Turnbull after a 'most unpleasant call'

The phone call, just 24 minutes long, reverberated around the world.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 03:58:11 GMT

Robert Mueller files new fraud charges against Paul Manafort

The new charges include bank and tax fraud, escalating a legal battle that started last year.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 04:06:05 GMT

Trump suggests 'bonus' for gun-trained teachers, praises the NRA

Trump called for paying bonuses to teachers who carry guns in the classroom, embracing a controversial proposal to curb school shootings.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 22:38:02 GMT

Clarence Thomas should be removed from Supreme Court, accuser says

People are taking another look at the allegations against US Supreme Court justice in light of the #MeToo movement.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:43:04 GMT

Racist note, package addressed to Prince Harry, Markle at royal palace

British police are investigating after a package containing a mysterious substance that was sent to a royal palace.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:32:02 GMT

'Generation Columbine' has never known a world without school shootings

One psychologist has seen "a huge uptick" in patients as young as six years-old with "full-on anxiety and panic attacks".... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:07:07 GMT

This Mediterranean energy patch is hot - alas, in more ways than one

For all the Eastern Mediterranean's promise, energy hasn't been able to break the shackles of long-standing geopolitical rivalries.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:59:00 GMT

Young men search for answers, rising star Jordan Peterson gives them

Could the plight of today’s 20-something white American male be cured with Jordan Peterson's self-help book?... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 22:41:02 GMT

Yes, Korean cars can beat the Germans when it comes to luxury

In the pantheon of luxury carmakers, Hyundai doesn't usually come to mind. But the upstart's knocked off Audi in one of the US's most prestigious car rankings.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:47:01 GMT

'The media love mass shootings': NRA responds after Florida shooting

In his first appearance since the Parkland shooting, NRA chief Wayne LaPierre delivered a full-throated defense of using guns to stop gun violence.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:51:03 GMT

British PM Theresa May called out on live TV for the Grenfell fire

"Yo, Theresa May where's the money for Grenfell?" Stormzy demanded as the crowd erupted into cheers.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:07:05 GMT

'It is a weapon of war': Father of Florida shooting takes on Marco Rubio, NRA over gun control

Senator Marco Rubio and a spokeswoman for the National Rifle Association were repeatedly heckled at a nationally televised forum on Wednesday in Florida after they refused to back new gun control measures.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:14:05 GMT

Arctic temperatures soar 25 degrees above normal in the dead of winter

Shipping can navigate easily through the Arctic Ocean as the ice melts in abnormally high temperatures for February.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:47:05 GMT

Man attacks US embassy building in Montenegro with explosive

The attacker then blew himself up, media in the Podgorica, the capital, have reported.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:12:05 GMT

Where the NRA speaks first and loudest

Critics of the NRA say that they have observed a shift in the organisation's tone since Trump was elected that is much more pugilistic.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:08:07 GMT

Ex-top aide agrees to testify in Netanyahu corruption scandal

Benjamin Netanyahu's legal woes deepen after one of his closest confidants agrees to testify against him, complicating the Israeli leader's efforts to hold on to his job.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:44:06 GMT

Man who died in Yellowstone fall was hunting for treasure that millionaire says he buried

Jeff Murphy had set out in search of a cache of gold and jewels that antiquities dealer Forrest Fenn says he hid in the Rocky Mountains.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 03:14:04 GMT

'I hear you': Donald Trump listening session cheat sheet visible

President Donald Trump listened as high school students talked about gun violence. But it seems he had help.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:30:02 GMT

Cambodia PM Hun Sen threatens to beat up protesters on Australia visit

Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen has threatened protesters who burn an effigy of him when he visits Sydney in March, saying he will beat them up.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:38:02 GMT

Devil's curve curse: bus plunges off cliff, killing 44

At least 44 people died and 20 others were injured in southern Peru when a passenger bus fell off a cliff.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:11:05 GMT

Donald Trump suggests arming teachers to prevent school massacres

US President Donald Trump suggested on Wednesday that arming teachers could help prevent massacres such as last week's mass shooting at a Florida high school.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 23:04:05 GMT

Twitter bars tactics used by 'bots' to spread false stories

Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:44:02 GMT

Man fined $327,000 for self-serve checkout cheating

A German man has been fined 208,000 euros ($A327,000) for cheating at a supermarket self-service checkout.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:25:04 GMT

Peter Dutton confirms Israel helped Australia stop 'airliner terror attack'

The Prime Minister said this was one of many such actions that Israel has done "to prevent terrorism around the world".... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 03:37:04 GMT

Amateur astronomer's supernova snapshot 'like winning cosmic lottery'

An amateur astronomer in Argentina, was checking out the new camera on his telescope when a star within it went off in a supernova explosion.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 23:51:06 GMT

NZ's Terrible Gully turned to river of rock by ex-Cyclone Gita

A river of shingle rock flowing down the aptly-named Terrible Gully has left farms cut off from town in Canterbury, NZ.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:15:02 GMT

Germany stays strong by remaining weak on the world stage

One of Angela Merkel's most distinctive character traits has been caution. For years, it served her well and helped her to sideline rivals.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:19:03 GMT

Nigerian military rescues missing schoolgirls after Boko Haram attack

The Nigerian military has rescued 76 schoolgirls and recovered the bodies of two others of the more than 90 students who went missing.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 23:14:04 GMT

Donald Trump asks: 'Why didn't Obama do something about the meddling?'

Trump said that the meddling occurred while Obama was in office and asked why his predecessor didn't intervene.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:32:02 GMT

Syria's Ghouta residents 'wait to die' as more bombs fall

"Bombs were falling everywhere near our house," a local man said as one of the most intense bombardments of the war continued.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:06:04 GMT

'I am not a crisis actor': Florida teens hit back at conspiracy theorists

Some prominent figures in the right-wing media are suggesting that the students are making it all up, or that the children are paid actors or left-wing pawns.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:57:05 GMT

Billy Graham, preacher to millions and adviser to presidents, dies at 99

According to his ministry, he preached to more people than anyone else in history, reaching hundreds of millions either in person or via TV and satellite links.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:14:08 GMT

90 years on: The first ever solo flight from England to Australia

First published in The Age on February 23, 1928... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:09:05 GMT

Why Neil Prakash would prefer to face court in Turkey, not Australia

The Australian terror suspect is fighting his extradition to Australia, and asking to be tried in Turkey. The court just inexplicably delayed its decision.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:19:02 GMT

German Olympians drink a lot of (non-alcoholic) beer, and win a lot of gold medals

While most people see non-alcoholic beer as a responsible replacement for regular beer, Germans often drink it in place of sports drinks after exercise.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:55:05 GMT

Plea to end the 'senseless human suffering' in Syria

Pro-government forces have pounded the rebel-held district of eastern Ghouta, near Damascus, in a surge of violence that has reportedly killed at least 250 people since Sunday.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 03:45:02 GMT

Trump accuser Rachel Crooks keeps telling her story, hoping someone will finally listen

Rachel Crooks is one of the 19 women who have accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 02:56:05 GMT

Thai court grants custody to Japanese father of 13 surrogate children

A Thai court on Tuesday said it ruled in favour of a wealthy Japanese man who had fathered 13 surrogate children in Thailand.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 02:39:04 GMT

Australian sailor Lewis Bennett charged in US with honeymoon murder of wife

The FBI's announcement came as Bennett was sentenced in a Miami court to seven months' jail for transporting stolen coins.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:49:05 GMT

Cadets killed in shooting get medals, one admitted to West Point

The US military is awarding medals to three Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps cadets who were killed in last week's high school shooting.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:46:02 GMT

Western hand in China's grand plan could build trust, UK minister says

A UK government minister has encouraged Australia to join the UK in getting involved in Chinese Belt and Road initiatives, despite the geopolitical concerns.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:29:05 GMT

UN issues blank statement on Syria, says it has run out of words on child casualties

The UN children's fund UNICEF issued a blank "statement" on Tuesday to express its outrage at mass casualties among Syrian children.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:36:04 GMT

A cartoon about school shootings is breaking people's hearts

"It's not often that an image pops in your brain and you feel a lump in your throat," the artist said.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 03:14:02 GMT

Donald Trump orders ban of rifle 'bump stocks' after Florida shooting

US President Donald Trump directed the Justice Department to write regulations banning the use of accessories known as "bump stocks" that allow semiautomatic rifles to be fired more rapidly.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:24:05 GMT

China, eyeing Bolivia's lithium riches, helps country into space

Few Latin American countries have the finances or priorities for a space program. Enter China, with the know-how and incentive to help them.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:49:03 GMT

US should follow Australia on guns: US Congressman

America should follow Australia's example on gun laws, says a US congressman from the state that suffered the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:03:02 GMT

Benjamin Netanyahu inquiry expands, with new bribery allegations

The mushrooming corruption scandal plaguing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel took a surprising new turn Tuesday.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:56:04 GMT

'The petro is born': Venezuela launches its cryptocurrency

Crisis-ridden Venezuela is launching an oil-backed cryptocurrency on Tuesday that it hopes will help circumvent US financial sanctions and resurrect the country's moribund economy.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:53:05 GMT

Robert Mueller charges lawyer with false statements in Russia probe

Lawyer Alex van der Zwaan has been charged with lying to the FBI last November about work his law firm performed in 2012 related to Ukraine.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:42:05 GMT

Whatever Trump is hiding is hurting all of us now

Donald Trump is either hiding something so threatening to himself or he's criminally incompetent to be commander in chief.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:13:05 GMT

Australian businessman sentenced in Philippines for child sex crimes

Child welfare advocates have hailed the conviction of Drew Frederick Shobbrook, 51, from Sydney, as a landmark case.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:49:04 GMT

Former cyclone Gita sparks state of emergency in New Zealand

Grey District on the West Coast has followed Christchurch and Buller District in declaring a state of emergency as the remnants of tropical cyclone Gita bears down on central New Zealand.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:21:04 GMT

The man who ripped the thumb off a priceless Chinese terracotta warrior

A man at an ugly sweater party souvenired the digit, infuriating Chinese museums over theft of a cultural object.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:37:02 GMT

For the weary White House, Florida shooting offered a 'reprieve' from scandals

Washington: The White House was under siege.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:53:09 GMT

Haiti vows abuse review of all charities after Oxfam 'hid crimes'

A senior official in Haiti has vowed to launch a wide-reaching investigation into charities operating in the country.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:18:05 GMT

Thai court grants custody to Japanese father of 13 surrogate children

A Thai court has ruled in favour of a wealthy Japanese man who fathered 13 surrogate children, naming him their legal parent and sole guardian.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:24:02 GMT

DNA test to confirm if world's richest pirate found

He is thought to be the richest pirate who ever lived - amassing treasure worth hundreds of millions in today's money, before he was lost at sea.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:25:02 GMT

Grounded by Gita: cyclone pummels New Zealand

Air New Zealand has cancelled all flights out of Wellington, as the remnants of tropical cyclone Gita pummelled the country on Tuesday.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 01:09:02 GMT

'Extreme escalation in hostilities': bombing kills 94 near Damascus

A UN official for the Syria crisis, said the humanitarian situation is spiralling out of control in the country.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:21:02 GMT

US, Chinese security staff in 'skirmish' over nuclear football

Donald Trump's security staff reportedly came to blows with Chinese officials over a briefcase containing the nuclear codes during a visit in Beijing.... Pubdate: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 23:32:02 GMT

'Turning people into zombies': Inside the Russian troll factory

New recruits to the notorious Russian troll factory were thrilled by the salaries earned simply for posting on the internet. But the work hid a darker reality.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:51:06 GMT

Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller

Who is afraid of special counsel Robert Mueller? President Donald Trump is afraid. So are those who worked on his campaign. But they are not alone.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:50:02 GMT

Florida shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz appears in court

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz has appeared in court for a procedural hearing.... Pubdate: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 19:54:02 GMT

Teens rally for gun control at White House

Dozens of teenage students have held a "lie-in" on the pavement in front of the White House to demand presidential action on gun control.... Pubdate: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:59:04 GMT








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