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Adrian Lowe

Adrian Lowe is The Age's AM homepage producer. He joined The Age in 2008 and has covered court and breaking news. He has also worked as a TV columnist.

GIF beats YOLO as word of the year

YOLO

Adrian Lowe Amazeballs. YOLO. Gangnam. All such 'worthy contenders', all words that have purists pulling their hair out.

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'Speak English or die' - terror on a suburban bus

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Adrian Lowe COMMUTERS were subjected to a horrifying display of racism and threats of violence on a Melbourne bus when a French woman was abused for singing in her native tongue.

A legacy of absolute goodness: Dame Elisabeth mourned

Rupert and Dame Elisabeth Murdoch.

Adrian Lowe Prime ministers and premiers past and present have paid tribute to Dame Elisabeth Murdoch's generosity and kind nature after she died on Wednesday, aged 103.

Police begin grim search for fire victims

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town.

Andrew Darby, Hobart and Adrian Lowe Most of the nearly 100 people feared missing in bushfires in Tasmania have been accounted for and no deaths have been recorded so far, police say.

Workaholics down tools to get their lives back

Adrian Lowe One more email or another hour in the office won't hurt, will it? Perhaps it will.

Bracks loses post in 11th-hour sacking

Bracks: 'I thought I'd do a good job' (Thumbnail)

Josh Gordon, Daniel Flitton and Adrian Lowe Howard-era finance minister Nick Minchin has emerged as a contender to take over as consul-general in New York after Steve Bracks was dumped from the role as one of the first acts of the incoming...

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Support floods in for MONA founder in tax row

MONA.

Adrian Lowe Supporters of one of Tasmania's biggest tourist attractions are banding together to try to save its owner from a multimillion-dollar tax bill.

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Editor's bargain with police

Australian editor

Adrian Lowe One of Rupert Murdoch's most senior editors in Australia asked a top federal policeman how many people could be killed if his newspaper published details about an impending anti-terrorism raid in...

For lonely teenager Assange, a computer was his only friend

Julian Assange.

Adrian Lowe An early court case in Melbourne - details of which have been released for the first time - reveals the beginnings of Julian Assange's fascination with the power of computers.

Distrustful Australians critical of slow internet

Australians were the most distrustful of internet, the survey found.

Adrian Lowe Australians find the internet easy to use but are distrustful of it, according to an online consumer behaviour report.

Same-sex couples now family, in modern census

Adrian Lowe For the first time, numbers of Australia's same-sex couples have been recorded in census data.

Men at risk of loneliness

When measured along income lines, men aged 25 to 44 and earning a high income were the most likely to be lonely.

Adrian Lowe One in three Australians experienced loneliness in the past decade, and younger people are more lonely when they have children, research finds.