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Valiant Dog Named RuPaul Helps Save Woman From Sexual Assault
RuPaul and fellow canine hero Louie sprang to their owner's defense when a man attacked her in a cemetery.
New Zealand Launches 'Buyback' Program For Semi-Automatic Weapons After Mosque Attacks
By Charlotte Greenfield, Reuters
The measure comes after New Zealand's worst peacetime mass shooting, in which 51 people were killed and dozens injured in attacks on two mosques in Christchurch.
Detective Tackles Suspect In The Middle Of News Conference In Australia
The police detective is also a former rugby player -- and it shows.
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Donald Trump Accidentally Attacked An Australian Broadcaster. It Had The Cutest Clapback.
Edgar Su / Reuters
New Zealand Man Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Sharing Video Of Mass Shooting
A gunman killed 51 people in March during a mass attack on Christchurch's Muslim community.
Gunman Out On Parole Kills 4 In Australian City Of Darwin
By Rod McGuirk, AP
It was Australia's third mass shooting since 1996.
Malaysia To Send 3,000 Tonnes Of Plastic Waste Back To Countries Of Origin
The U.S., the world's top exporter of plastic waste, is among 14 countries that the plastic originated from, Malaysian officials said.
This Island ‘Unspoilt Paradise' Is Littered With 400 Million Pieces Of Plastic
Researchers found mountains of toothbrushes and flip-flops among 524,000 pounds of plastic junk on Australia's remote Cocos Islands.
Australia Votes Out Far-Right Lawmaker Egged By Teen
Fraser Anning was booted from Parliament months after he claimed the New Zealand mosque shootings were the fault of Muslims.
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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison Hit In The Head With An Egg By Protestor
Morrison said he was more concerned about a woman knocked down during the scuffle than the egg tosser.
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Drive-By Shooting Outside Australia Nightclub Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured
By Alison Bevege, Reuters
There has been no suggestion yet that the Melbourne attack was terror-related, authorities said. The suspect is still being sought.
Australia Passes Law Penalizing Social Media Companies For Violent Posts
Critics, including tech companies, say the measure is a rushed response to the New Zealand mosque shootings.
Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Temperatures In Alaska And Australia Hit Record-Breaking Highs Last Month
The extreme hikes come as a new report found that Canada is warming twice as fast as the rest of the world.
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Prince Harry's Favorite Australian Fan, Daphne Dunne, Dead At 99
The Australian war widow and prince met three times over the past few years.
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Google Drops LGBTQ 'Conversion Therapy' App After Outcry From Advocacy Groups
By Rachel Savage, Reuters
The Human Rights Campaign blasted the Living Hope Ministries app as "life-threatening."
Teen Who Egged Australian Senator Breaks Silence: 'This Egg Has United People'
"Egg Boy" Will Connolly vowed to donate nearly $80,000 raised for him to those affected by the New Zealand massacre.
Network 10 Perth
Dog Has Perfect Response When Reporter Asks How He Copes With Fame
Stanley the border collie gets it.
First Openly Gay Pro Strongman Rob Kearney Marries Longtime Boyfriend
Rob Kearney tied the knot after winning the Arnold Pro Strongman Championship in Australia. Arnold Schwarzenegger was there to congratulate the couple.
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Australian Politician Under Fire For Saying Asians 'With PhDs' Are Taking Jobs
Labor Party leader Michael Daley’s comments came to light just days before state elections.
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Australia Bans Ex-Breitbart Writer Milo Yiannopoulos After Mosque Attack Hate Dig
He lashes "barbaric, alien religious cultures" on Facebook after massacre.
New Zealand’s Gun Laws Are Glaringly Lax Compared To Its Neighbor Australia
The mosque shootings, which took the lives of 49 people, bring new scrutiny on NZ gun control.
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Cardinal George Pell Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison For Sexual Abuse
Pell, once the third-most-powerful figure in the Roman Catholic Church, was convicted of molesting two choir boys in Australia more than two decades ago.
Watch For Anger-roos! Ticked-Off Kangaroo Lets Paraglider Know Who’s The Boss
Do NOT land in this rowdy 'roo's turf.
Cardinal George Pell, Vatican Treasurer, Convicted Of Child Sexual Assault
Pell is the highest-ranking member of the Catholic Church to be convicted of such crimes.
Nine News Australia
Beagle Adopts Baby Possum And It's As Cute As You Think It Is
"They’ve just been inseparable.”
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Extreme Weather Is Already Breaking Records Around The World In 2019
Temperatures dipped to -38 degrees in Minnesota as Australia battled a heat wave that topped 115 degrees.
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