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 2020-06-05 15:55 

news.com.au

'Light Show' Flashes Across Rural Virginia Sky During Thunderstorm...

Lightning danced across the sky in rural Virginia during a thunderstorm on June 4. Footage by Adam Moore, from Sumerduck, captured the display. "Mother Nature was putting on a light show near me tonight," Moore tweeted alongside the video. The are...

 2020-06-05 15:54 

news.com.au

'Catastrophic': CMO's virus protest fear...

Australia's top medical officer says it would be catastrophic if the coronavirus spread to remote indigenous communities, as protesters are urged not to attend Black Lives Matter rallies....

 2020-06-05 15:51 

Business Insider Australia

Shifting Gears: Is this the end of public transit?...

Happy Friday and welcome to another week of Shifting Gears, Business Insider's weekly roundup of all things transportation....

 2020-06-05 15:48 

9 News

Powerful landslide sweeps Norway houses into sea...

Eight houses and a slab of land have been swept into the sea by a mudslide in Arctic Norway....

 2020-06-05 15:46 

Business Insider Australia

3 ways to get rid of eczema and prevent flare ups...

Eczema is a condition that can cause patches of your skin to become red, itchy, and sometimes blistered. Approximately 1 in 10 people will experience eczema at some point in their life, and for most people symptoms start before the age of 6....

 2020-06-05 15:45 

news.com.au

Dog Rescued by Helicopter After Surviving Landslide in Norway...

A lucky dog named Raya managed to survive a landslide that swept eight buildings into the sea in Alta, Norway, on June 3. This footage, posted to Facebook by Luftforsvarets 330 Skvadron, a helicopter unit of the Royal Norwegian Air Force, shows Raya bound...

 2020-06-05 15:40 

news.com.au

Court blocks Black Lives Matter rally...

The NSW Supreme Court has ruled a planned Black Lives Matter protest in Sydney will not go ahead because it would endanger other members of the public and go against direct orders from NSW public health authorities....

 2020-06-05 15:35 

news.com.au

Washington Paints 'Black Lives Matter' Mural on Street Near White House...

Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser had a massive street banner painted early on June 5, spelling out "Black Lives Matter" on a busy DC street as part of a collective peaceful protest effort. This video shows the 35-foot-tall yellow lettering on two bl...

 2020-06-05 15:34 

Business Insider Australia

Washington DC paints huge 'Black Lives Matter' mural on street leading up to White House...

A giant "Black Lives Matter" mural has been painted on a street leading up to the White House at the request of Washington, DC, Mayor Muriel Bowser....

 2020-06-05 15:33 

Business Insider Australia

Chewy's founder piled most of a $3.4 billion fortune into just 2 stocks after selling the company...

Chewy founder Ryan Cohen tossed much of a $US3.35 billion fortune into Apple and Wells Fargo stock after he sold his pet-supply company, Bloomberg Businessweek reported Friday....

 2020-06-05 15:29 

news.com.au

What accused Floyd killer could get...

The former Minneapolis police officer who used his knee to apply pressure to the neck of handcuffed black man George Floyd did so for almost three minutes after Floyd lost consciousness....

 2020-06-05 15:24 

9 News

Trump declares victory as US unemployment drops...

Donald Trump took a victory lap on news of a 13.3 per cent US unemployment rate Friday, beginning his news conference with tangent-filled remarks on the economy and taking credit for lower unemployment numbers....

 2020-06-05 15:20 

The Australian

Muslims Pray in Brooklyn After 7-Mile March Against Police Brutality...

A reported 2,000 protesters marched seven miles, from the neighborhood of Bay Ridge to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on June 3 in a Muslim-led demonstration against police brutality, local media reported. Footage recorded by Instagram user em...

 2020-06-05 15:20 

news.com.au

Muslims Pray in Brooklyn After 7-Mile March Against Police Brutality...

A reported 2,000 protesters marched seven miles, from the neighborhood of Bay Ridge to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on June 3 in a Muslim-led demonstration against police brutality, local media reported. Footage recorded by Instagram user em...

 2020-06-05 15:20 

Business Insider Australia

'Selma' star David Oyelowo says Academy Award members refused to vote for the movie after the cast wore 'I Can't Breathe' shirts to the premiere...

Actor David Oyelowo said that one of the reasons why his 2014 movie "Selma" only received two Oscar nominations back in 2015 was because members of the Academy Awards didn't like that he and the cast wore "I Can't Breathe" shirts t...

 2020-06-05 15:14 

Business Insider Australia

DC Mayor Bowser calls on Trump to withdraw military and federal law enforcement from district, ends state of emergency...

In a stern letter to President Donald Trump, Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser called on the military and extra federal law enforcement in place for the George Floyd protests to be withdrawn from the district's streets....

 2020-06-05 15:13 

Business Insider Australia

'Being silent is not an option': Inside McDonald's response to the George Floyd protests, as executives speak out and 1,100 restaurants face closures due to curfews and looting...

As fast-food chains put out statements and make donations in response to protests sweeping the US, an internal McDonald's meeting offers a window into why brands are speaking out against racism now....

 2020-06-05 15:07 

Business Insider Australia

Amazon trucks burn as a massive fire tears through a California warehouse...

— Manuel Vitug (@PastorMannyV) June 5, 2020...

 2020-06-05 15:05 

The Australian

NBA Star Damian Lillard Raises Fist at Portland George Floyd Rally...

Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard joined demonstrators at a protest in Portland, Oregon, on June 4, following the death of George Floyd in police custody. According to reports, the 29-year-old basketball star was among a large group of pro...

 2020-06-05 15:05 

news.com.au

NBA Star Damian Lillard Raises Fist at Portland George Floyd Rally...

Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard joined demonstrators at a protest in Portland, Oregon, on June 4, following the death of George Floyd in police custody. According to reports, the 29-year-old basketball star was among a large group of pro...

 2020-06-05 14:59 

Business Insider Australia

'What is USB-C?': A guide to USB-C, the latest and most powerful type of USB cable...

USB stands for "Universal Serial Bus." It was named this because engineers felt it would replace other connectors on the market to become the one standard connector....

 2020-06-05 14:58 

The West Australian

Local brand lands deal...

A Margaret River business has enjoyed a big breakthrough despite the COVID-19 pandemic, with rok Kombucha winning a major distribution deal with Woolworths....

 2020-06-05 14:56 

Business Insider Australia

Anger over Drew Brees' national anthem comments came because he didn't acknowledge what has become obvious...

On Wednesday, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees said in an interview with Yahoo Finance that he would "never agree with anybody disrespecting the flag of the United States of America or our country."...

 2020-06-05 14:56 

The Australian

Foreign investment 'on our terms'...

Business and major investors have welcomed the Morrison government's overhaul of the foreign investment rules to include a national interest test for sensitive sectors, describing the changes as "sensible" and "good news"....

 2020-06-05 14:55 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Czechs kick out Russian embassy staffers over fake plot to poison Prague mayors...

The Czech Prime Minister reveals the nation has expelled two staffers from the Russian embassy after one of them sent Czech intelligence services false information regarding a potential attack against Prague politicians....

 2020-06-05 14:53 

Business Insider Australia

'I wonder for the future of my kids': 9 protesters in Chicago told us why they felt compelled to take to the streets after George Floyd's death...

After a weekend of violent clashes between police and demonstrators in Chicago, protests in the city have taken a more peaceful tone this week....

 2020-06-05 14:46 

Business Insider Australia

A model helped design a line of face masks for hijab-wearing frontline workers...

Halima Aden and female-founded AI tech company Anywear teamed up to create a collection of matching face coverings, hijabs, and turbans....

 2020-06-05 14:44 

Business Insider Australia

Olivia Jade donated to the National Bail Out Fund after receiving backlash online for her 'hypocritical' posts condemning white privilege...

YouTuber Olivia Jade Giannulli is returning from her social media break and joining fellow celebrities in making financial contributions to causes furthering the Black Lives Matter movement, according to her latest Instagram story. The influencer (and you...

 2020-06-05 14:41 

Business Insider Australia

Goldman Sachs sees a rising possibility of a 'blue wave' in the November elections, which poses a risk to corporate profitability and dividends...
 2020-06-05 14:37 

Business Insider Australia

15 photos that show Prince Philip is just like us...

Prince Philip may be the Duke of Edinburgh, but he's also a regular person just like the rest of us....

 2020-06-05 14:33 

Business Insider Australia

The protests may have ended the coronavirus lockdowns permanently...

Massive protests against racism and police brutality have taken place in cities and towns across the country, and in most of these places, some form of coronavirus-related restrictions are still in place....

 2020-06-05 14:30 

news.com.au

Hahndorf haven offers room to roam...

Having spent much of the past year bringing new life to a Hahndorf home with the plans of putting it back on the market, Steve Pearce now admits to having second thoughts....

 2020-06-05 14:30 

news.com.au

1986: Crocodile Dundee hits the big screen...

THE NT News and NT Government are celebrating 42 years of self governance by revisiting some of our most memorable milestones. In 1986 ......

 2020-06-05 14:25 

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 2020-06-05 14:25 

Business Insider Australia

Here's why the May jobs report shocked economists that were expecting near-record unemployment and massive losses...

The latest jobs report released on Friday showed that the unemployment rate declined to 13.7% in May. It was a remarkable development after many economists had projected the share of Americans out of work would surge to nearly 20%....

 2020-06-05 14:23 

The Age

The story of Graham Ashton: Where there's smoke there's fire...

The outgoing chief commissioner is...

 2020-06-05 14:23 

The Age

Coronavirus updates LIVE: Global COVID-19 cases surpass 6.6 million as Australian death toll stands at 102...

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 6.6 million as the Australian death toll stands at 102....

 2020-06-05 14:21 

The Age

Jamie McPhee and the 'Bank for Me'...

ME Bank has always strived for national recognition. But not of this sort....

 2020-06-05 14:15 

The Australian

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 2020-06-05 14:14 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Forget sweaty, singalong live music — socially distanced gigs are coming to a venue near you...

We're entering a brave new world of live music, for punters and musicians alike. Will it be as weird and unsatisfying as it sounds?...

 2020-06-05 14:12 

Sydney Morning Herald

Tablet interactive: Coronavirus outbreak...

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 2020-06-05 14:09 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Coronavirus updates LIVE: Global COVID-19 cases surpass 6.6 million as Australian death toll stands at 102...

Authorities are warning Australians not to take part in Black Lives Matter rallies planned across the country on Saturday, saying the risk of coronavirus spreading is too great....

 2020-06-05 14:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

Jamie McPhee and the 'Bank for Me'...

ME Bank has always strived for national recognition. But not of this sort....

 2020-06-05 14:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

The story of Graham Ashton: Where there's smoke there's fire...

The outgoing chief commissioner is "very proud" of the Victoria Police force, but if you are going to grill him beware - he has a secret identity....

 2020-06-05 14:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

The unlikely generation driving the rise of knitting...

"It's the idea of something wholesome but mindful and productive."...

 2020-06-05 14:04 

Courier Mail

‘Solar powered communion candles’ could be on the cards for the ‘green pope’...

Speaking of the Vatican push for green policies, Victorian Liberal MP Bernie Finn says as a catholic he thinks "it might be a really good thing if his holiness kept to what he knows". "Clearly he doesn't know anything about environmental i...

 2020-06-05 14:04 

news.com.au

'Solar powered communion candles' could be on the cards for the 'green pope'...

Speaking of the Vatican push for green policies, Victorian Liberal MP Bernie Finn says as a catholic he thinks "it might be a really good thing if his holiness kept to what he knows"."Clearly he doesn't know anything about environmental is...

 2020-06-05 14:04 

The Australian

'Solar powered communion candles' could be on the cards for the 'green pope'...

Speaking of the Vatican push for green policies, Victorian Liberal MP Bernie Finn says as a catholic he thinks "it might be a really good thing if his holiness kept to what he knows"."Clearly he doesn't know anything about environmental is...

 2020-06-05 14:03 

The Age

Universities count their losses, government sharpens its claws...

If the federal government had goodwill towards universities, JobKeeper could have been made available to them. Liberal Senator James Paterson says there is little to none....

 2020-06-05 14:03 

The Age

Let's not copy a broken empire...

Australians should not be smug watching America's pandemonium. We have signs of the same dysfunction....

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