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 2020-07-01 18:50 

The Australian

Demonstrators Gather in Moscow to Protest Proposed Constitutional Amendments...

Demonstrators gathered in Moscow's Pushkin Square on July 1 to protest proposed constitutional amendments, including one that would allow President Vladimir Putin to run for additional terms in office and stay in power until 2036, reports said. This v...

 2020-07-01 18:49 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

The Gold Coast Suns have risen in 2020, but is it a false dawn?...

Last year's AFL wooden-spooners are running second this year, with the season shaping up as the most unpredictable yet. The ABC takes a look what's behind the rise of the Suns....

 2020-07-01 18:48 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Who profits from online child sex abuse? Increasingly, it's the victim's mother...

When Australian police raided the home of a Queensland paedophile, they made a shocking discovery — the offender was being sold online access to children by their mother....

 2020-07-01 18:48 

Business Insider Australia

Frustrated New Yorkers speak out against Macy's week-long surprise Fourth of July shows after enduring weeks of nightly illegal fireworks across the city...

When Macy's announced a spate of fireworks shows that "will launch unannounced on select evenings across New York City", many city dwellers were less than pleased about the surprise explosions when they began on Monday evening....

 2020-07-01 18:47 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'I immediately felt excluded': Belle hopes her counselling experience is a thing of the past...

Belle Owen first accessed counselling almost a decade ago, but a bad experience left a sour taste in her mouth. She hopes a new program to educate counsellors on what's required will help people in the future as the new hearings for the Disability Roy...

 2020-07-01 18:47 

Business Insider Australia

What's next for dating during coronavirus, according to an anthropologist, pathogen expert, and love-life coach...
 2020-07-01 18:46 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'It will be devastating': Business owners in Melbourne's COVID hotspots gear up for extended lockdown...

This week wasn't supposed to be a return to March lockdowns, but many business owners now accept the State Government's call despite its harsh impact on their livelihoods....

 2020-07-01 18:44 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

With all the border changes, who can travel where and what are the conditions?...

Scott Morrison hoped all interstate travel would resume in July, but coronavirus outbreaks in Melbourne have already seen plans change. Here's the situation across Australia....

 2020-07-01 18:42 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Four things you need to now about Australia's hawkish new defence strategy...

The Morrison Government unveiled a shift in Australia's strategic posture that will reshape foreign and defence policy for years to come, but it's in the fine print that you will find clues about how Australia will seek to navigate 21st century ge...

 2020-07-01 18:42 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'China's strategic blitzkrieg': Why Duterte backflipped on his divorce plans with the US military...

Rodrigo Duterte announced he would tear up the Philippines' historical military relationship with the US, but now he wants them back. For seasoned observers, the answer's as unpredictable as the Philippine President....

 2020-07-01 18:42 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

'China's strategic blitzkrieg': Why Duterte backflipped on his divorce plans with the US military...

Rodrigo Duterte announced he would tear up the Philippines' historical military relationship with the US, but now he wants them back. For seasoned observers, the answer's as unpredictable as the Philippine President....

 2020-07-01 18:41 

Business Insider Australia

San Francisco now has the 3rd-most billionaires of any city in the world, beating out London, Moscow, and Beijing...

San Francisco's pool of billionaires has ballooned just a bit more in the past year, according to a new report....

 2020-07-01 18:31 

Courier Mail

Italian Police Link €1 Billion Drug Seizure to Islamic State and Mafia...

Italian police announced on July 1 the seizure in Salerno of a shipment of the drug Captagon worth over 1 billion. Police said this was the largest seizure of amphetamines in the world, and that the shipment originated in Syria. The Guardia di Finanza sai...

 2020-07-01 18:31 

Business Insider Australia

Sex addiction is a type of compulsive behaviour disorder that could be the sign of a more serious underlying health condition...

"Sex addiction" is more of a media buzz word than a medical term. This behaviour is not technically an addiction in the same way as drug or alcohol addiction. However, the compulsive sexual urges that come with self-proclaimed sex addicts are a su...

 2020-07-01 18:30 

The Australian

Italian Police Link 1 Billion Drug Seizure to Islamic State and Mafia...

Italian police announced on July 1 the seizure in Salerno of a shipment of the drug Captagon worth over 1 billion. Police said this was the largest seizure of amphetamines in the world, and that the shipment originated in Syria. The Guardia di Finanza sai...

 2020-07-01 18:30 

Business Insider Australia

As a wealth manager for over 20 years, I see millennials miss 3 key things when searching for a financial advisor...

Over the last two decades, I've been in hundreds of meetings with prospective clients. In recent years, more and more of these meetings have been with millennials who are looking for professional help managing their money to meet expanding financial g...

 2020-07-01 18:23 

Business Insider Australia

Boston is taking down a statue of Abraham Lincoln standing over a freed Black man...

Boston's Art Commission unanimously voted Tuesday night to remove a statue of former President Abraham Lincoln standing over a freed black man....

 2020-07-01 18:20 

The Age

Fatal virus that makes bird feathers fall out could drive extinctions...

A virus that causes parrots to drop their feathers and can eventually kill them is widespread in Victoria and is pushing some native species toward extinction....

 2020-07-01 18:12 

Business Insider Australia

Meet Mychel "Snoop" Dillard, who became a mum at 15, graduated from Vanderbilt at 20, opened a restaurant with 2 Chainz, and plans to build a seafood takeout empire...

In Atlanta, the most notable Snoop isn't Snoop Dogg. It's Mychel "Snoop" Dillard, a restaurateur and self-described "serial entrepreneur" who's famous for the Pablo Escobar-themed lounge that she co-owns with 2 Chainz....

 2020-07-01 18:10 

Business Insider Australia

An orphanage that once housed thousands of boys near Istanbul now looks like something from a horror movie — see inside...

Rum Orphanage, also known as the Prinkipo Greek Orphanage, was a Greek Orthodox orphanage. Located on the island of Bykada near Istanbul, it housed children between 1903 and 1964....

 2020-07-01 18:07 

9Honey

Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie have their first joint charity video call - 9Honey...

Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie have come together for their first charity video call since lockdowns began. The Queen 's granddaughters, who are honorary Patrons of the UK's Teenage Cancer Trust, spoke to six youngsters being helped through the c...

 2020-07-01 18:01 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Swallowed by rising sea levels, ancient Aboriginal underwater sites discovered...

On the depths of the sea floor close to WA's already renowned Burrup Peninsula, scientists have discovered Australia's first Aboriginal underwater archaeological sites....

 2020-07-01 18:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Fatal virus that makes bird feathers fall out could drive extinctions...

A virus that causes parrots to drop their feathers and can eventually kill them is widespread in Victoria and is pushing some native species toward extinction....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

news.com.au

Pressure test for business ethics...

MANY workers are faced with ethical dilemmas in the course of their job, from being asked to use questionable sales tactics through to discovering full-blown corporate corruption....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

Children and Young People data reveals one in five WA toddlers not read to regularly...

A fifth of West Australian children under three are not being read to regularly because their parents do not understand the benefits, a new study has revealed....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

Accused Fremantle Port fraud couple Giacomo 'Jack' and Daniela Merolla lived in Woodvale suburban 'palace'...

Skip bins, tilers and expensive house fixtures were a common sight outside an otherwise ordinary looking home at the centre of an alleged $1 million fraud scheme running out of Fremantle Port....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

CBH former chairman Wally Newman sues ex-director John Hassell for defamation...

The court action is another twist in the bitter saga between Newdegate farmer and former CBH chair Wally Newman and Pingelly farmer and former director John Hassell....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

Cash no longer king in post-COVID retail world...

A new report shows more than a third of Australians intend on using cash less frequently, or not at all in a post-coronavirus world....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

Federal and WA Government housing construction grants see land sales skyrocket to 5-year high...

Federal and WA Government grants have seen lands sales explode to their highest levels in five years, with new releases selling out in days and warnings of an impending shortage of available lots....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

The Deep History of Sea Country Project uncovers ancient Indigenous relics in Dampier Archipelago off Pilbara coast...

A four-year archaeological quest to find ancient Indigenous relics off the Pilbara coast has uncovered hundreds of artefacts and prompted calls for stronger legislation to protect underwater heritage....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

US trade spat ends Huawei's $200m deal for new radio system on Perth trains...

The controversial contract will go back to restricted tender after the telecommunications giant was forced to pull out because of US trade restrictions....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

The West Australian

Woolworths whacked with $1m fine for spam emails...

The fine is the largest issued by ACMA for spam offences and comes as the agency steps up its enforcement on the issue....

 2020-07-01 18:00 

Business Insider Australia

Hong Kong is gone. It's over....

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 2020-07-01 17:59 

Business Insider Australia

BANK OF AMERICA: Wall Street bullishness gauge spikes most in 2 years, signalling a 11% gain for S&P 500 within a year...

Bank of America's Sell Side Indicator notched its biggest increase in roughly two years as economic reopenings boosted risk appetites....

 2020-07-01 17:57 

Business Insider Australia

Lowe's CEO says shoppers are shelling out big for DIY home improvement projects, but contagion fears have meant hard times for pro contractors...

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in a major boom in home improvement spending, Lowe's CEO Marvin Ellison said Wednesday....

 2020-07-01 17:57 

Business Insider Australia

Sears and Kmart are reportedly closing more stores. Here's the list of addresses....

Sears and Kmart are planning to permanently close several stores, according to local news reports....

 2020-07-01 17:54 

Business Insider Australia

These were the 10 most popular stocks on Robinhood in the month of June...
 2020-07-01 17:54 

Business Insider Australia

How to follow or unfollow a show on Quibi to track your favourite content...

With all the shows to choose from on the streaming video service Quibi, keeping track of the ones you want to watch can be challenging. That's why the mobile app makes it easy to "follow" the shows you want....

 2020-07-01 17:53 

Sydney Morning Herald

US states pause reopening amid alarming virus surge across the country...

The US has recorded its biggest one-day increase of nearly 48,000 new infections, causing New York City and a number of states to pause their reopening plans....

 2020-07-01 17:51 

Business Insider Australia

Salesforce plans to double its number of Black leaders in the US by 2023...

Salesforce is committing to double its number of Black employees in leadership positions within the US by the end of 2023, and increase overall representation of Black employees by 50% by the end of 2023, the company announced Wednesday....

 2020-07-01 17:51 

Business Insider Australia

'Our society is evolving': What historians and activists are saying about the movement to remove statues...
 2020-07-01 17:31 

Business Insider Australia

Former US ambassador to Russia says Trump 'always sides with Putin' after the president said the Russian bounty intelligence is 'Fake News'...

A former US ambassador to Russia, Michael McFaul, on Wednesday excoriated President Donald Trump for suggesting intelligence on a suspected Russian bounty plot involving the targeting of US soldiers was "Fake News."...

 2020-07-01 17:31 

The West Australian

Inquiry probes action on cybersecurity...

As the prime minister warns of ongoing cyber attacks on Australia, government bureaucrats will face a parliamentary inquiry into cybersecurity on Thursday....

 2020-07-01 17:30 

Business Insider Australia

3 things you can do right now to make voting easier and help avoid an election catastrophe in November...

Long lines at polling places, absentee ballots that never showed up to voters' homes, and long delays in election results have defined many of the elections held during the COVID-19 pandemic so far....

 2020-07-01 17:30 

Business Insider Australia

'What is Sonos Boost?': A guide to Sonos' Wi-Fi add-on, which creates an exclusive wireless network for your speakers...
 2020-07-01 17:26 

Sydney Morning Herald

Pfizer reports encouraging early coronavirus vaccine test results...

The first of four experimental COVID-19 vaccines being tested by Pfizer and its German partner showed encouraging results in very early testing of 45 people, the company said....

 2020-07-01 17:23 

Business Insider Australia

Giving people free money has kept 12 million people out of poverty and given the economy a crucial boost...

The US is barreling towards a new fiscal cliff this summer, even as the nation wrestles with another surge of coronavirus infections....

 2020-07-01 17:20 

news.com.au

Severe Storms Cause Damaging Flooding in Northern Mississippi...

A flash flood emergency was declared for several parts of northern Mississippi after as much as 10 inches of rain fell in some areas, local reports said. Okolona resident Quineisha Judd shared this video of Adams Street, which was under several inches of ...

 2020-07-01 17:20 

The Australian

Severe Storms Cause Damaging Flooding in Northern Mississippi...

A flash flood emergency was declared for several parts of northern Mississippi after as much as 10 inches of rain fell in some areas, local reports said. Okolona resident Quineisha Judd shared this video of Adams Street, which was under several inches of ...

 2020-07-01 17:19 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

'Never seen anything like it': Experts upset at US buying large quantity of coronavirus drug...

European health experts criticise the United States for buying up almost all of the world's supply of coronavirus drug remdesivir that will be produced from July through till September, warning that type of behaviour sets a dangerous precedent....

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