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Sleeping Vortex Air Pilot Misses Australian Island Destination
By Rod McGuirk, AP
The commercial pilot overflew his King Island destination by 29 miles after he “unintentionally fell asleep."
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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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Vienna Takes Home Title Of World's Most Liveable City
Melbourne was dethroned after seven years at the top.
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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.”
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This Aussie Concert Venue Just Banned Filming Gigs On Your Phone
"It’s got to the point where someone has to take a stand," the owner of Melbourne's Cherry Bar says.
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An 'African Gang Crisis' In Melbourne Is Roiling Australian Politics
Federal politicians express outrage, but state government and police say the crime fears have been overblown.
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Car Plows Into Pedestrians In Crowded Melbourne Intersection, Injuring Up To 14
Police arrested two men but they have not been charged.
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Same-Sex Weddings Begin In Australia
Congrats to all!
This Couple Is Filling A Glaring Void In The World Of Bridal Magazines
When Tara and Arlia got engaged, no wedding magazine represented them. So they created their own.
Photo: Madeleine H. Burnside
Letter From Irma: A Second Day Of Waiting
Editor, The Sanity Papers
I did everything I could outside yesterday, thinking I would be making last-minute efforts in the rain today. I’m really
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Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Resort To Horrific 'Stop The Fags' Campaign In Australia
Curtis M. Wong
The prime minister blasted the effort as "disrespectful" and "abusive."
None Of The 10 Best Cities To Live In The World Are In The U.S.
Researchers say it's partly because of Donald Trump.
Meat-Eating Sea Creatures Bite Teen
A teen’s father made sure to find out what sea creatures were the culprits of his son’s hospital visit.
Can Beyonce save the Bowling Green?
These Australian seniors decided they best way to protest the planned demolition of their beloved bowling green was by reworking Beyonce’s hit ‘All The Single Ladies’. Learn more at HuffPost Australia.
This Mom's Fart Story Is Going Viral Because Everyone Can Relate
"I farted at yoga. I’m a walking cliche.”
Dad Has Beautiful Response To Wife's Negative Comment About Her Body
"This isn't the body you fell in love with," Laura Mazza told her husband.
Australian Police Charge Vatican Treasurer Over Historical Sexual Assaults
Cardinal George Pell faces multiple charges in connection to historic sexual assault offenses.
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Australian Police Shoot Dead Gunman In Melbourne Hostage Taking
ISIS claimed responsibility for the confrontation.
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Airline Passengers Tackle Man Who Rushes Cockpit In Bomb Threat
Device was not dangerous and suspect with "mental health issues" in custody, police said.
Now Everyone Wants An 'Utter Bastard Of A Cat'
The adoption agency that brought you Mr. Biggles is fielding hundreds of ownership applications.
Australian Cafe Introduces Avocado Lattes As A Joke, But Not Everyone Got It
Julie R. Thomson
"It's literally coffee in a piece of rubbish."
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