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Australian journalist Peter Greste says he'll fight to clear his name as an Egyptian court threatens to try him in absentia.
The Australian Federal Police may investigate a payment of 500,000 dollars by Football Federation Australia to former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner.
Mining magnate Gina Rinehart's eldest daughter Bianca will take control of the multi-billion dollar family trust following the family's long-running legal battle.
The federal government has accused Labor of playing politics over the Lindt Café siege by attacking the Coalition for not acting on letters from gunman Man Haron...
Slovakia's Deputy Prime Minister expects a "very firm and strong" response to any further advancement of military activities within neighbouring Ukraine and...
The Indigenous social justice commissioner says he is concerned that the aim of National Reconciliation Week, to bring Indigenous and other non-Indigenous...
Barak Mizrachi has taken out the Oceania Para Table Tennis title and is now pushing for Paralympic selection.

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Gina Rinehart holds her number one rank on the BRW Rich 200 list for the fifth consecutive year with $14 billion to her name.
Independent Senator Nick Xenophon has apologised to the Australian Federal Police over comments about the Bali Nine duo who were executed in Indonesia in April 2015.
Pedophile priest Gerald Ridsdale says many of his victims could have been saved if police had known of his offending.
Hours before FIFA was rocked by numerous arrests of officials in Zurich on corruption charges and explosive allegations of bribery and racketeering from United...
Serious violent and sexual offender Adrian Bayley has been given a 43-year minimum non-parole period, one of the longest imposed in Victoria.
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has confirmed that a group of detainees have been transferred to Christmas Island.
Labor deputy leader Tanya Plibersek says she would be delighted if there was bipartisanship over a gay marriage bill in parliament.

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More than 450,000 children in more than 11,000 locations across Australia have participated in the biggest storytime session of the year.
AFL player Bachar Houli has travelled to western Sydney to meet with Islamic school kids for the Bachar Houli Cup.
Large numbers of people who have been in prison experience homelessness after they are released, new research shows.
A quick overview of same-sex unions around the world, where they are legal and what restrictions are placed on them.
Youth unemployment indicates a lack of economic opportunity for younger people. What is the rate of youth unemployment where you live?
An art installation at this year's Venice Biennale is quite literally making a splash on behalf of the tiny island nation.
Sydney Swan and former Australian of the Year Adam Goodes has launched a new children's book about the Stolen Generations with his cousin, Michael O'Loughlin.
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In this episode, filmed at the Goulburn Valley Hotel, Insight meets the people who are beating the statistics.
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In pictures: Vivid 2015

Sydney's Vivid Festival, which is a described as a festival of Light, Music and Ideas, will light up Sydney until Monday, June 8, 2015.
See more of the animals and people Amos met while filming Cora's Pet Project in this gallery of behind the scenes photos.
A collection of world-class paintings produced by Aboriginal children of the Stolen Generation, once considered lost, were returned home two years ago. But many of the stories of the artists remained in the dark – until now.
Christine Milne was a Tasmanian school teacher before she entered politics and became the leader of Australia's third largest political party.
The agony and ecstasy of bringing a child into the world is often shrouded in mystery. But increasingly, it's finding its way into the public realm through birth photography - polarising opinions, even capturing headlines around censorship.
While reporting from Nepal, Dateline's Meggie Palmer tweeted photos of the devastation and recovery efforts.
Several Baltimore police officers were injured on Monday in violent clashes with young people after the funeral of a black man who died in police custody, and local law enforcement warned of a threat by gangs.
Follow Catherine Scott's journey through Vietnam in this series of behind the scenes photos from her trip.