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That Racist Serena Williams Cartoon Is So Very Australian
As is the Herald Sun's response to the uproar.
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Everything You Need To Know About Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Australia Trip
Can we come?
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As Climate Change Ravages The Great Barrier Reef, Tourists Flock To Say Goodbye
But advocates say it's too soon to write off the reef.
Australian Catholic Church Rejects Laws Forcing Priests To Report Abuse Confessions
By Byron Kaye and Colin Packham, Reuters
The country’s top Catholic body claims "children will be less, rather than more, safe if mandatory reporting of confessions were required.”
Pink Comforts Fan
Pop superstar Pink’s heartwarming gesture to comfort a grieving fan will give you the feels.
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Treasurer Scott Morrison To Become Australia's Next Prime Minister
By Colin Packham, Reuters
Incumbent Malcolm Turnbull did not contest the party ballot.
Pink Pauses Concert To Hug 14-Year-Old Fan Grieving For Her Mom
The pop star walked off stage at her Brisbane, Australia, gig to give Leah Murphy "a big, long hug."
Scuba Diver Swims With Sharks, Ends Up Saving One's Life
A nurse shark in Byron Bay, Australia, got netting stuck in its mouth and was in danger of dying.
Australian Sex Abuse Victim Reaches Landmark Settlement With Catholic Church
74-year-old Paul Bradshaw, once called a liar for his claims, says he can now die happy.
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Innovative Grocery Store Gives Away Produce
This pay-what-you-wish grocery store is aiming to cut food waste.
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2 High-Ranking Catholic Clerics Resign Over Abuse-Related Allegations
By Nicole Winfield, Associated Press
Pope Francis has accepted the resignations of Australia's Archbishop Philip Wilson and the U.S.'s Cardinal Theodore McCarrick.
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Trevor Noah Under Fire For Offensive 2013 Joke About Aboriginal Women
The "Daily Show" host is set to begin a comedy tour in Australia next month, but some are calling for a boycott.
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Accident-Prone Koala Rescued For Third Time After Getting Stuck In Fence
The large male adult koala was totally calm when a rescue organization found and unhooked him.
Watch Rescuers Free A Frantic Humpback Whale Ensnared In A Shark Net
"They’ve got a fear of drowning, just like we have,” says expert.
Keeping Kids In Detention With Their Parents Is A Recipe For Abuse. Just Ask Australia.
The country’s human rights organizations are warning Americans not to make the same “horrible mistakes.”
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Australia Locks Up Asylum-Seekers Like Me. The U.S. Should Learn From Our Nightmare.
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This is the kind of torturous system Trump has admired from afar ― and now he is trying to copy it.
Kangaroo Interrupts Soccer Game
A soccer game in Australia was interrupted when a kangaroo hopped onto the field.
'Queer Eye' In Yass, Australia, Is On Youtube And It's A 20-Minute Emotional Journey
"Breaking down toxic masculinity in front of everybody of Australia, honey!" says Jonathan Van Ness in the bonus episode.
Of Course The 'Queer Eye' Guys Visited A Town Called Yass
The team is reportedly crashing the Australia town to makeover a local pub.
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These Are The Hottest Baby Names In Australia
There's a lot of overlap with the U.S. list.
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7 Killed In What May Be Australia's Worst Mass Shooting Since 1996
By Colin Packham and Jonathan Barrett, Reuters
“I can only describe it as a horrific situation,” a police commissioner said.
Queer Aussie Men Strip Down For Intimate Indie Magazine Pictorial
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Elska’s Perth issue reveals a laid-back, if “late stage,” LGBTQ community.
Macron Calls Australian PM’s Wife ‘Delicious’
French President Emmanuel Macron complimented the Australian Prime Minister's wife Lucy Turnbull by calling her “delicious.” While the gaffe was the result of mistranslation, many believed it was a cheeky reference to a previous remark made by President Trump about Macron’s own wife, Brigitte.
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Cardinal George Pell, Vatican Treasurer, Will Stand Trial For Sexual Abuse
He is the most senior member of the church to be accused of such crimes.
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Library Shut Down After Stinky Fruit Mistaken For Gas Leak
The odor of the durian fruit has been compared to “turpentine and onions, garnished with a gym sock.”
'The Voice' Contestant Makes Aussie TV History By Proposing To His Boyfriend
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Nathan Brake said Sunday's audition was the "perfect opportunity" to pop the question.
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