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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 26/10/2016


Mother of Dreamworld accident victims says 'my whole family has been wiped out'

WA One Nation Senator says he'd do it again after escaping larceny conviction

Northern Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching damage worse, surveys suggest

King's headmaster Tim Hawkes admits 'catastrophic failure' at sex abuse royal commission

The King's School lacked funds to help alleged sex abuse victim, royal commission hears

Australia's top 13 shark hotspots

Former Socceroo Steve Herczeg 'died after bladder burst in hospital mix-up'

More than $1 million paid out for workplace bullying

'Milestone': Global greenhouse gas levels accelerate past key marker

Prestigious schools accused of placing reputation above student welfare at royal commission

Australia ranked 23rd out of 26 countries when it comes to broadband satisfaction

Trinity Grammar failed to adequately investigate rape claims, royal commission hears

Transport project budget blowouts hit $28 billion, says report

Money really doesn't buy happiness, new national survey

Overcoming toxic perfectionism in teenagers

Overcoming toxic perfectionism in teenagers

No more Little Miss Perfect

Centrelink asks paralysed man to prove he deserved pension

Racing NSW to investigate trainer Gerald Ryan over sexual assault allegations

Meet Tim Firth, the panic-room expert

Returning Olympians add firepower to rowing showdown between universities

High alert for foreign fighter threat as Islamic State crumbles

World of Photos: October 22, 2016

What did Kerr tell the Queen leading up to Whitlam's dismissal? Legal bid to force release of Palace letters

Man accused of eating cannabis he stashed in his backside before strip search

Footballer Riki Stephens dies after Gold Coast drug overdose

Alleged attacks on Trinity Grammar students but police not told: Royal Commission

Australian coach kidnapped in Yemen appears in video

Young Asian workers: 'younger, cheaper and faster than locals who are old and slow'

Walkleys 2016: Fairfax Media nominated in 11 categories as finalists named


China recalls 10,000 webcams after hack

Ex-senator goes nuclear on Donald Trump in targeted advertisement

Nurse charged with killing eight nursing home patients in Canada

Australian paedophile Robert Ellis sentenced to 15 years' jail in Bali

Barnaby Joyce pushes for resolution of disrupted live cattle trade with Indonesia

Gunmen kill dozens in attack on police academy in Pakistani city of Quetta

Daily world dispatch - what happens next?

US robots defeat Australia in soccer RoboCup Challenge

Climate scientist Gordon Hamilton dies after driving into crevasse in Antarctica

Bomb in Thailand's south kills one, injures 19

Brazilian farmers face charges over shooting of Kaiowa people, private militias

Explosion in Chinese town of Xinmin leaves more than 100 people dead or injured

Malta air crash: Five dead after military aircraft crashes after take-off

'Milestone': Global greenhouse gas levels accelerate past key marker

Simon Crean to hold talks in Jakarta amid concerns over new cattle breeding rule

China's expanding deserts on a collision course with its cities

Daily world dispatch - of human (and political) captivity

Artificial intelligence computer 'judge' predicts court findings

While the world watches Syria, Russia is creeping closer to Georgia

Somali pirates free two dozen sailors held for four years

Islamic State storms strategic town of Rutbah in Iraq counterattack

'Like something out of a horror movie': Flesh-eating bacteria infection kills man in four days

China's Xi Jinping expected to 'bend the rules' in seeking further five-year term

13 dead: bus crash one of the worst in California's history

Hezbollah sees door 'wide open' for Michel Aoun to become president of Lebanon

Guard dies in Haiti prison break as 174 inmates flee, firearms stolen

Lithuania goes to polls with centre-right opposition set to win power

Digital guru and satirist Leslie Nassar killed in Idaho hit-and-run crash

Explosions in Japanese park kill one

Prince Albert buys childhood home of Grace Kelly


Pokie payouts a 'myth': landmark legal action

Bega Cheese shares dive on fears over China demand for infant formula

Snapchat is pumping the next tech bubble with more hot air

Bega Cheese dumped as baby formula venture sours

8@eight: Bulls gaining upper hand in risky week

Coca-Cola Amatil shares dive on growth fears

Australia ranked 23rd out of 26 countries when it comes to broadband satisfaction

He was known by all the bookmakers, Tom Waterhouse says in Andrew Sigalla fraud trial

8@eight: Soggy start to a huge week for markets

Energy drinks serving up excessive amounts of sugar and caffeine in one serve

AGM hit list revealed: Proxy advisors target bonuses, 'underlying' profits

Australian graziers confirm bid for Kidman land

Money really doesn't buy happiness, survey finds

Election of Donald Trump as US President would spark sharp falls in shares, currencies and crude oil, economists predict

Threads threat: clothing prices to rise

Coke: Zero chance of people swallowing a price rise?

An 8,000-mile journey spurs Vale shift as iron outlook fades

McDonald's turnaround revs up abroad as sales top estimates

The Chinese gamblers ploughing millions into Crown Casino

Former 'chuggers' join class action against Appco alleging underpayment of wages


Overnight sports wrap: Brazil soccer great Carlos Alberto dies, aged 72

WTA Finals Singapore 2016: Angelique Kerber beats Simona Halep to remain undefeated

Spring carnival 2016: Matt Cumani relying on the best for Melbourne Cup

Darren Lehmann hits back at Michael Clarke's claims that he wields too much power

'Two sets of rules': Melbourne Victory coach fuming at referee after loss to City

City dump FFA Cup holders Victory to reach final after Cahill controversy

Sheffield Shield round one, day one: All you need to know

Mitchell Dodds to return to Broncos after injury-plagued Super League season

Canberra Raiders prop Junior Paulo ready for boxing rumble with Paul Gallen

Sheffield Shield: Steve Smith makes century for NSW against Queensland

NBA veteran Steve Blake ready to mix it with Sydney Kings young guns

Australian cricketers opposed to pink-ball Ashes Test

Carlton delist Canberra's Jason Tutt

Brumbies team manager Ben Gathercole joins Triathlon Australia as high-performance director

Melbourne Victory fan group North Terrace withdraw support

Godolphin trainer Charlie Appleby hoping for three Melbourne Cup runners

Australian Boomers star Patty Mills puts Spurs culture and NBA dreams ahead of contract talks

Carnival Clues: Australian Turf Club to overhaul post-race policy around $150 million grandstand

Derby Day 2016: Danny O'Brien convinced De Little Engine can still make the Melbourne Cup

FFA Cup semi-final: Melbourne Victory v Melbourne City

North Melbourne and Western Bulldogs to clash in historic Good Friday match

Eddie McGuire, Gary Pert looking shaky after drugs scandal

Xavier Richards looking for second chance at Sydney

Carlton delist Canberra's Jason Tutt

Andrejs Everitt one of six Carlton Blues delisted

Andrew Bogut sees value in no-consent AFL trades

Richmond Tigers connection lures Brett Deledio to GWS Giants

Emotional Michael Barlow thanks Fremantle fans, eyes move to Adelaide

Pay dispute leads to Josh Green's departure from Brisbane Lions

Who's in your top eight right now for the 2017 AFL season?

No sin bin for punching in Four Nations or World Cup

Mitchell Dodds to return to Broncos after injury-plagued Super League season

Canberra Raiders prop Junior Paulo ready for boxing rumble with Paul Gallen

Sydney Roosters recruiter Peter O'Sullivan cops indefinite ban from NRL

England coach Wayne Bennett denies he is chasing Kangaroos counterpart Mal Meninga's job

Kangaroos skipper Cameron Smith says Test jersey usurps State of Origin one

Marika Koroibete, Jack Dempsey, Taniela Tupou to join Wallabies for spring tour

Up to 10 NRL player managers face possible criminal prosecution after police raids

Wayne Bennett scores first-up win as England coach

Let's remove stigma: ex-NRL referee Michael Jones breaks silence on HIV

Brumbies team manager Ben Gathercole joins Triathlon Australia as high-performance director

Wallabies rookie Kyle Godwin backs coach Michael Cheika ahead of spring tour

Samu Kerevi out, Marika Koroibete in for Wallabies spring tour

Marika Koroibete, Jack Dempsey, Taniela Tupou to join Wallabies for spring tour

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika must learn to control his short fuse after Bledisloe Cup meltdown

Wallabies star Israel Folau announces engagement to Silver Ferns shooter Maria Tutaia

Canberra rugby clubs could consider promotion-relegation system with Sydney

Wallabies can win first grand slam since 1984, says Bernard Foley

Samu Kerevi faces nervous wait as Michael Cheika finalises Wallabies spring tour squad

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika refuses to back down from Bledisloe Cup war of words


Engineers Australia pin oak forest competition to 'draw out creativity': Annabelle Pegrum

Boston Marathon a journey from trauma to recovery

Marathon running - it's a love-hate thing


Fortress Canberra needs reinforcement

The budget facts that Canberra isn't telling you

Migrating flak away from the minister


Today's cartoons: The illustrated news

Australian Story: Part two of Sally Faulkner's story to air


Olivia Newton-John's new album, Liv On, offers a path through grief

Olivia Newton-John and the King (almost)

Savvy Shopper: Upper deck lounging with Vincept Sheppard

Children and parents can find fun at Lost Lands

Review: musical Kinky Boots is irresistible, big-hearted fun

Gardening: Grand Garden Designs at the State Library of NSW

Shaun Micallef explains why he and Francis Greenslade are perfectly odd

The problem with historical fiction

Shaun Micallef on the duplicity of Cooks' Cottage

Festival outrage: Why the shaming of Lionel Shriver leads to a literary ghetto

Can art survive the blockbuster?

Can music outlive the summer of Spotify? A 'has-been' hits replay

'It's a strange band' - the volcanic tensions at the heart of Empire of the Sun

Story of Fox chairman ousted amid sexual harassment allegations to be made into a mini-series

Final US Presidential debate: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton stage a comedy classic

Australian fashion designers vogue in Paris

Australian cinematographer Nathan Tomlinson charged with multiple child sex offences


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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