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Australia Repeals Controversial Carbon Tax

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 09.15.2014 | World

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's government repealed a much-maligned carbon tax on the nation's worst greenhouse gas polluters on Thursday, ending years of...

Julia Gillard Ousted By Predecessor

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 08.26.2013 | World

CANBERRA, Australia — Kevin Rudd was sworn in as Australian prime minister on Thursday three years and three days after he was ousted from the s...

WATCH: Politician's Blind Loyalty

Posted 04.27.2012 | Media

Plenty of politicians dutifully follow their party's line. But, as one Telegraph report noted, they usually find out what that line is before they go ...