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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 26/09/2016


Australia runs risk of driverless cars becoming modern-day version of state railways

The collective cost of late fees is close to $300 million, Commonwealth Bank research shows

Australian steak wins world best title for second year running

Retailers and toy makers call for mandatory injury reporting timeframe to be extended

NDIS verdict: Daunting but worth it

'I'd rather have the nuggets' petition against same-sex marriage plebiscite

Asylum seekers are taking desperate actions as bridging visas leave them in limbo

Asylum seekers on bridging visas conditions

Unregulated au pair industry puts young women at risk of exploitation

Carrying a secret: foster father charged with Tiahleigh Palmer's murder

Baby Boomers prepare to support children for decades

Hazelwood shutdown: Victoria's dirtiest power station set to close early next year

Just one electorate opposed to same-sex marriage

What if I told you we could have marriage equality and free nuggets?

Qantas plane en route to Melbourne returns to Sydney with landing-gear problem

Consumer watchdog ACCC urged to investigate cartel claims against surgeons

Fisherman must shell out $100,000 for three rock lobsters caught illegally in marine park

Jetstar flight JQ956 from Sydney to Cairns shuts off engine after smoke fills cabin

War memorial exhibition explores Indigenous military service

Fairfax Cartoons, 23rd September, 2016

Australian surgeons accused of cartel behaviour to control fees

Death in a garbage chute: a new investigation into the mysterious death of Phoebe Handsjuk

Royal commission: Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George Pell

How early Aboriginal Australians journeyed from Africa

Australia gets a 'high quality' census despite the problems

Senior church figures under police investigation, royal commission told

HSU called before NSW Industrial Relations Commission to defend chalk

Penguin published Belle Gibson's lies despite 'gaps' in her story

Royal commission hears boys were 'out to get' priest John Farrell

Derryn Hinch hits back at claim he is back on the booze


Migrant crisis: French President Hollande confirms Calais 'Jungle' camp to close

89-year-old vendor has no plans for GoFundMe windfall, just glad to retire

Greeks lash out over plan to let migrant children attend school

Suspect in Washington mall shooting described as 'socially awkward' in high school

Sara Connor's boyfriend apologises to family of dead Bali police officer

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton set for an extraordinary clash in first debate

Identical twin Karl confesses to murder that put his brother Kevin behind bars

Young Prince George shuns high-five, low-five from Canada's Trudeau

China's FAST telescope begins hunt for scientific glory, and aliens

Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar facing charge of 'insulting Islam' shot dead by assassin

Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, family

African elephant population tumbles but some countries want to lift the ivory ban

UK accuses Russia of 'war crimes' as UN envoy says ending Syria war 'almost impossible'

Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar shot dead outside court before trial over cartoon

MH370 wreckage hunter Blaine Gibson says he won't give up the search

Washington state mall shooting suspect Arcan Cetin 'zombie-like' when arrested

Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stance

Suspect Arcan Cetin in custody in Washington state Cascade Mall killings: police

Syrian government troops advance in Aleppo ahead of UN Security Council emergency meeting

Charlotte police release video of deadly shooting of Keith Lamont Scott

Pippa Middleton's iCloud hacked, 3000 photos stolen

New York Times endorses Hillary Clinton for president

Aussie entrepreneurs' biotech company gets demolished in China by local mayor dubbed 'Demolition Geng'

Jeremy Corbyn re-elected as leader of Britain's Labour Party

Canberrans pay tribute to shot art gallery owner Kevin Reid

Company buys land near disputed North Dakota pipeline route: report

Police hunting gunman behind Cascade Mall shooting massacre in Washington

Making gay history: Britain recognises six sites of significance to LGBT

Technology Unlocks Secrets of a Biblical Scroll

'Doomsday in Aleppo': Syrian and Russian governments step up bombing


Domino's says pay rises no problem, seeks 2500 new workers

The collective cost of late fees is close to $300 million, Commonwealth Bank research shows

Coal price surge paves the way for Whitehaven rebound

8@eight: Lower open in store after oil slide

Retailers and toy makers call for mandatory injury reporting timeframe to be extended

Users slam #Vodafail after Vodafone outage

Always the main event at Ardent

Stolen business ideas: what happens when your innovation is plagiarised

NBN chief executive earns $3.6 million, as company reaches nearly 5000 employees

Renewables shift brings threat to power supply

Goldman to slash 25pc of Asia investment bankers

Study shows extent to which telco customers don't understand their contracts

City of Sydney request to change energy market rule all but rejected

Credit card interest rates are too high but we only have ourselves to blame

Currency volatility set to surge during US election

Elon Musk looks to Mars as Earthbound businesses hit a snag

Making millionaires: start-up bootcamp climbs the cold, hard mountain to success

TPG shares tank after clipped earnings forecast

A lot at steak: beef exports could be worth $1 billion to WA by 2030

Lord Mayor's Asian trip could take some time to bear fruit


Netball ACT pushing for GWS Giants games in Canberra

Illawarra Hawks win NBL's Australian Basketball Challenge over Melbourne United

Cricket: India thump New Zealand to celebrate 500th test in style

Racing: European weather likely to decide options for Coolmore Cups contenders

Astern set for Coolmore Stud Stakes after Capitalist rematch in Roman Consul

W-League: Canberra United lose Matildas keeper Lydia Williams

FFA Cup: Jordan Tsekenis's time in the sun to continue after quarter final

Chelsea Macfarlane rides double at Queanbeyan

Sydney Kings import Greg Whittington has no fear to take off for NBL dunks

Breaking the drought: 2016 gave relief to many battle-hardened fans

Bentleigh Greens aim to write new fairytale with FFA Cup win over Melbourne Victory

Golfing legend Arnold Palmer dead, aged 87

Cam Newton warms up in shirt with Martin Luther King quote

LBW change in for Australia's Ireland clash in one-off ODI

Rory McIlroy surges to FedEx Cup title

Manchester City wait on Kevin de Bruyne injury news

West Ham suffer dismal 3-0 defeat at home to Southampton

20 years in the making: Peel Thunder beat Subiaco to win WAFL premiership

Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

Southern Stars crush Sri Lanka to clean sweep ODI series

AFL Brownlow Medal 2016 round-by-round votes

Brownlow Medal 2016: Live coverage of AFL's night of nights

Frankston lose VFL licence, players learn via Twitter

AFL grand final 2016: Joel Hamling says he's staying at Western Bulldogs

AFL grand final 2016: Fletcher Roberts waits ahead of Western Bulldogs selection

AFL grand final 2016: Time running out for Aliir Aliir to prove fitness for Sydney Swans

Collingwood president Eddie McGuire challenges AFL's financial model

AFL 2016 grand final: Western Bulldogs' Liberatores share a magic moment

AFL finals 2016: Tom Boyd happy to keep helping out in the ruck

Greatest AFL finals heroes: No.5 Gary Ayres

James Maloney the one that got away, admits Sydney Roosters supremo Nick Politis

NRL chief Todd Greenberg supports Kieran Foran return but 'only under right conditions'

Mal Meninga names Canberra Raiders quintet in Kangaroos train-on squad

Cronulla Sharks set to offer long-term deals to Jack Bird and Valentine Holmes

Cameron Munster and Valentine Holmes at odds over State of Origin blame game

Melbourne Storm star Cameron Smith: Hard to plan for Sharks prop Andrew Fifita

NRL: Canberra Raiders close in on re-signing Jordan Rapana and Edrick Lee

NRL grand final 2016: Melbourne Storm star Cameron Munster relives intercept try that never was

Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan faces selection dilemma for NRL grand final

For neutrals, Cronulla Sharks and Western Bulldogs promise fairytale endings

Bernard Foley says Quade Cooper combination gives them more attacking freedom

Michael Cheika touches base with Darren Lehmann as codes collide for first time in South Africa

NRC: Melbourne Rising outlast Canberra Vikings, 60-44

It's a good to time to recall Scott Fardy to Wallabies to meet Springboks' fire

Waratahs hooker Tolu Latu 'surprised' to get picked ahead of Reds hooker Andrew Ready in Wallabies squad

Michael Cheika says Allan Alaalatoa will play on tour, ponders Tom Robertson position switch

Australia's National Rugby Championship isn't working and New Zealand are showing us how it's done again

Wallabies depart Australia with confidence before Springboks Test

London snubbed but Adelaide, Perth firm as Bledisloe venues during ANZ Stadium re-build

New Zealand haven't given up trying to change Super Rugby finals format


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


La Choreografia review: Bold, brave venture ranges from acrobatic to balletic


From Dogapalooza to dating, discover the hangouts of Melbourne's hipster hounds

For the discerning canine coffee table

Mountaineering elder Pertemba Sherpa on Sydney mission to make Everest safer

Sydney musicians sing a lament for the city's nightlife under lockout laws

'I demand an upgrade!' Henry Rollins on stage in Perth

Gardening: Wonderful world of wisteria

Savvy Shopper: Tough stuff from Keep Resin

Lunch with Ella Hooper

My honest opinion? I'm pleased to launch this mangy puddle of nothingness

The secret life of trees

Between Two Ferns: Hillary Clinton discusses becoming first 'girl president' with Zach Galifianakis

Celebrating the Christo of gardening

CBS documentary The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey points finger at brother Burke


Looking back on 60 years of Australian television

The 12 top moments in our television history

Jimmy Fallon faces backlash over Donald Trump soft touch

Savvy shopper: Take a spring fling with homewares


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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