Australia

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The Aussie actress won a case over Bauer Media for unfairly portraying her as a liar.

Rebel Wilson's appeal against $5 million defamation payout being slashed off to High Court

Wilson's was forced to repay almost 90 per cent of her record NZ$5.01 million payout

Adorable baby laughs while her mom plays with her. She is looking over her mother's shoulder. She is showing an cute toothless grin.

Omega-3s can cut risk of premature births, study finds

Daily omega-3 supplementation can cut the risk of birth before 37 weeks by 11 per cent and the risk of birth before 34 weeks by 42 per cent.

Bali Nine mule Renae Lawrence

Bali Nine mule Renae Lawrence to be freed next week - but a nasty surprise is awaiting her in Sydney

After more than 13 years behind bars, it seems there's no respite for Renae Lawrence.

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Hayley and Matty, however, weren’t adverse to having onions on the bottom of their snarler

Breakfast's Daniel fires up at Bunnings' sausage sizzle decree - 'This is just pathetic'

Hayley and Matty, however, weren't adverse to having onions on the bottom of their snarler.

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The hardware store’s suggestion on where onions should be placed has filtered through to the highest levels.

PM Jacinda Ardern and Aussie counterpart discuss Bunnings' bizarre sausage sizzle decree - 'I've had a few phone calls'

Meeting the Australian prime minister for the first time, Ms Ardern joked there were no greater international issues facing world leaders.

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Perth-based Fastbrick Robotics has achieved what it says is a world-first with the fully automated construction of a house in less than three days two years after releasing a video of a prototype video.

Australian company claims its robot built Perth home is a world first

Engineers verified that the structure met relevant building standards.

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Hassan Khalif Shire Ali attacked three men with a knife, killing one, before lunging at police.

Nearly $150,000 raised for Melbourne terror attack hero dubbed ‘trolleyman’

Michael Rogers, 46, will receive the money in a trust fund, and receive financial advice.

Annette King entered parliament in 1984 and served under nine leaders during her time as an MP.

Dame Annette King announced as new High Commissioner to Australia

Dame Annette will begin her new role as High Commissioner at the end of the year.

Man impaled after falling from balcony during Sydney dating app meet-up

NSW police said people should be cautious when using dating apps.

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A full review of the state's bail laws is underway, with recommendations due in April.

Rampaging Melbourne driver found guilty of six murders

James Gargasoulas went on a rampage through Bourke Street and mowed down pedestrians in January last year.

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New video and new details are emerging about Friday's knife attack in the heart of Melbourne.

Australian PM says no 'excuses' for Melbourne attacker after family denies he had terror links

Hassan Khalif Shire Ali fatally stabbed one man and injured two others after fire-bombing his car in the central city on Friday.

Over $100k raised for homeless 'trolleyman' who helped police during Melbourne terror attack

Michael Rogers used a shopping trolley to ram Hassan Khalif Shire Ali.

Bodyboarder 'extremely lucky' after being mauled by shark south of Perth

Attack caused 'traumatic ' foot and ankle injuries.

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Police say the 50-year-old was reported after a complex investigation, after needles were found in fruit.

Woman arrested over strawberry needle contamination in Australia

The 50-year-old woman was taken into Queensland Police custody yesterday.

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New video and new details are emerging about Friday's knife attack in the heart of Melbourne.

Melbourne terror victim's memorial builds and new video and details merge about attack

Restaurateur Sisto Malaspina was stabbed to death in the central city attack.

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Hassan Khalif Shire Ali attacked three men with a knife, killing one, before lunging at police.

Melbourne terrorist's passport was cancelled amid fears he'd travel to Syria

Hassan Khalif Shire Ali stabbed three men, killing one. Media reports have named the deceased man as Sisto Malaspina, the owner of Melbourne's iconic Pellegrini's Espresso Bar.

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The bodies of four young family members were found near their car in a remote part of central Australia.

Three-year-old boy among family of four found dead in Australian outback

They likely died due to heat and a lack of food and water, police say.

Conjoined Melbourne twins undergoing separation surgery today

A team of 18 surgeons, nurses and anaesthetists will work for more than six hours to separate the girls.

Australian MPs question politician's vow to sue over allegation he groped journalist

Luke Foley is accused of putting his hand inside the woman's underwear after a parliamentary Christmas party.

Queensland ignores call for 'plague proportion' shark cull after series of attacks

Fatality was the third serious attack in Whitsunday Islands region in the past two months.

The Fairfax Media Ltd. logo is displayed outside their offices in Sydney, Australia, on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012. Fairfax Media, Australia's second-largest newspaper publisher, climbed the most in 12 years in Sydney after the Australian Financial Review reported that billionaire Gina Rinehart planned to boost her stake. Photographer: Brendon Thorne/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Nine and Fairfax Media merger allowed by Australia Competition and Commerce Commission

Merger "was not likely to substantially lessen competition in any market".

Perth man accused of murdering estranged wife's partner claims she accidentally hit lover in head with tomahawk

Etem Duga and Vickie Fidel were married for over 40 years when things went bad.

After shark scares on three Kiwi beaches over the long weekend, Seven Sharp decided to ask an expert.

Surfer uses board to fight off shark off NSW coast, but is left with 20cm gash in leg

The 43-year-old was bitten on his left calf during an early morning surf at Shelly Beach today.

Conjoined twins to undergo risky life-changing surgery in Melbourne this week

The Bhutan-born girls are finally ready to undergo the six-hour separation procedure after delays.

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Lexie Matheson joined Breakfast this morning to discuss Tasmania dropping gender from birth certificates and whether we should follow suit.

‘It's absolutely huge’ – as Tasmania considers dropping gender from birth certificates, should NZ follow?

Transgender activist Lexie Matheson joined Breakfast this morning to discuss its significance and whether we should follow suit.

Colleagues mourn Australian doctor killed by shark - 'we are deeply saddened'

Daniel Christidis, 33, died from the attack by an unknown species of shark at dusk on Monday.

Refugees held in Nauru.

Fewer than 30 children remain on Nauru after medical evacuations to Australia - advocates

The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre says 25 people left the island on Monday.

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