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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 27/07/2017


Superquiz and Target, Thursday July 27

'Hundreds of millions of dollars at risk': China blocks Australian beef exports

SA calls for Barnaby Joyce to drop lobbyist from water board nomination

George Pell: Prince of the Catholic Church walks gauntlet at court

Cardinal George Pell to plead not guilty to historical sex charges

Protesters, queues, security for Cardinal George Pell's first court appearance

Calls for NSW bureaucrat to step down as ripples from water theft claims spread

Superquiz and Target, Wednesday July 26

Federal Court judge declines to taste disputed Heinz snack

Former NSW water minister, top bureaucrat to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigation

Superquiz and Target: Tuesday, July 25

Faulty Takata airbags: Government demands answers

All roads lead to William St: World awaits Cardinal George Pell's day in court

The dangerous hidden message in our most popular kids' TV shows

Qantas beefs up security in Philippines over terror fears

Young drivers in danger: First month of P-plates the riskiest, research shows

A Utopia moment in foreign affairs when life imitates art

Superquiz: Sunday July 23

Aboriginal leader Yami Lester dies at 75

Return of the 'big dry' points to active and early fire season across the south

Good Weekend Superquiz and Target, Saturday July 22

Australian solider arrested in Victoria for child pornography

'Unprecedented': Draft marine park plans point to reduced protections

Census 2016: How well do you know your suburb? Take the quiz

'A unique gift': National Archives hands back priceless Japanese records

Superquiz and Target, Friday July 21

Police investigating after former Don Dale inmate Dylan Voller picture with 'toy' gun emerges

It All Adds Up podcast: Are kids a luxury or a social necessity?

Pilot, 72, charged over plot to fly light plane with $255m of ice from US: police

GE global renewables head Jerome Pecresse warns on clean energy target


Minneapolis police to change body cameras rules after Justine Damond shooting

Russian pranksters trick Rick Perry into a conversation about pig manure

Charlie Gard 'cannot go home to die', court rules

UK announces plan to ban new petrol and diesel cars by 2040

Trump declares ban on transgender people from serving 'in any capacity' in US military

UK judge to decide if baby Charlie Gard dies at home

'Fire everybody': Donald Trump's new communications director Anthony Scaramucci talks tough on leaks

'Inexplicable decision': Justice Dept. nominee admits to helping Russian bank with probe into Trump ties

Yingluck Shinawatra, Thailand's first female PM, faces financial ruin and jail

Sadly familiar, building collapses in India burying residents

Accused drug smuggler Cassie Sainsbury reaches plea bargain: report

Australian 'Solo Man' ad star Mark Robert Coutelas arrested in Cambodia

In emotional return to Senate, John McCain urges bipartisanship

Trump faces veto dilemma as Russian sanctions bill passes House, upsets Moscow

Children may be 'iconic targets' for terrorists, medical experts warn

Justine Damond's ashes to be brought home to Australia

Mark Philippoussis' father Nikolaos arrested in relation to child sex offences in the US

North Korea could cross ICBM threshold next year, US officials warn

Swiss chainsaw attacker Franz Wrousis arrested after international manhunt

US Senate panel compels former Trump aide Paul Manafort to attend Russia hearing

US senators caught on hot mic: Donald Trump is 'crazy,' 'I'm worried'

Media vs trolls: the showdown over Trump's CNN tweet and internet anonymity

UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon talks up local build in aggressive bid to build Australia's next warships

Donald Trump renews Twitter attacks on US Attorney-General Jeff Sessions

England's unique mental health experiment: Free talk therapy

Chinese fighter jets intercept US surveillance plane: US officials

Australia to accept first Central American refugees under US deal: sources

Justine Damond shooting: search warrant says 'female' slapped squad car

'I hope so': Top Conservative minister cautious on Theresa May's future

Vietnam halts South China Sea drilling 'after Chinese threats'


'Very big thought bubble' on lotteries risks $1.6b in funding

Money matters top of mind as Peter Costello contemplates 60

Analysts tip more ills for Primary Health Care as Jhango rumoured to stalk the company

Aldi confirms kitchen tap is safe for use, after lead-contamination allegations

ACCC action against Ford over alleged unconscionable and misleading conduct

Sigma drops legal proceedings against My Chemist/Chemist Warehouse

Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg trade barbs over artificial intelligence

180 jobs lost in collapse of Mark Rowsthorn's salvaged McAleese business

8@eight: Wall Street, oil, metals - ASX set for a strong start

Top corruption lawyer's Masterchef boilover

Five hits and five misses of the Queensland economy

Aveo revelations prompt government to move on retirement village industry

Unions target Crown's 'high-rollers' in casino job cuts feud

Tap-and-go kills the cash cow

Federal Court judge declines to taste disputed Heinz snack

ASIC fines Financial Choice, run by Greg Medcraft's cousin Russell

Lululemon pays $32,400 penalty for alleged misleading representations

8@eight: ASX looks set for firmer start

Calls for added sugars to be used in Health Star Rating calculations

'Skill-based' slot machine maker GameCo has eyes on Australian gamblers


Novak Djokovic to miss rest of the season, including US Open, with elbow injury

Canberra Olympic's FFA Cup ends after losing to Sorrento FC in round of 32

Canberra Capitals on verge of finalising WNBL roster for new season at Convention Centre

Jo Collis praises teammates as Canberra look to continue unbeaten start to State League netball

Canberra's Jack Powell picked for AFL Draft Combine

Patty Mills ready for NBA future at San Antonio Spurs as he launches book tour

Golf world rallies around Jarrod Lyle as he faces blood cancer for third time

Tour de France 2017: Green jersey winner Michael Matthews could get Canberra celebration

Winx set for a Flemington debut in Emirates Stakes

Condensed WNBL schedule a win for players, not bowing to AFLW says league boss

Chris Waller happy for Hugh Bowman to take outside rides as he stands on cusp of fourth jockeys premiership

Western Sydney Wanderers spending more than Sydney FC on A-League squad

Under-siege Eagles coach Adam Simpson 'up for the fight'

Twenty20 star Chris Lynn racing the clock for Big Bash League 2017/18

Marco Rojas departs Melbourne Victory for the Netherlands

WA golf prodigy Curtis Luck on cusp of PGA card

The NRL, NFL – all contact sports – need to find out the real risk of concussion and CTE

A-League hopefuls to wait on expansion

AFL clubs' obsession with pointless press conferences are driving me mad: Hardie

Dockers rookie learns from Riewoldt trickery

Who will take over as Collingwood's chief executive?

Lin Jong spreading the word of multiculturalism

Canberra's Jack Powell picked for AFL Draft Combine

Footy royalty: King Richard's three Brownlows to go under the hammer

North Melbourne may enter AFLW team as the Tasmanian Kangaroos

AFL Players' Association multicultural map

Eagles coach Simpson not worried about AFL sack

Under-siege Eagles coach Adam Simpson 'up for the fight'

Josh Kennedy doubted captain's call after Sydney Swans' nightmare start

Brad Scott spray: Majak Daw had Simon and Garfunkel moment

North Queensland Cowboys premiership voted most memorable at Ron Coote tribute

St George Illawarra Dragons in move to stage landmark home NRL game in Fiji

Rugby league players' union takes pay fight with NRL onto the playing field

Canberra Raiders forward Dave Taylor set for new adventure with Toronto Wolfpack

Parramatta Eels great Brett Kenny diagnosed with cancer

Michael Oldfield looking to capitalise on Canberra Raiders chance against South Sydney Rabbitohs

AFL solicitor labels NRL handling of Sia Soliola suspension 'inappropriate'

Canterbury Bulldogs coach Des Hasler clinging to hope of NRL finals miracle

The NRL, NFL – all contact sports – need to find out the real risk of concussion and CTE

Melbourne Storm star Billy Slater hopes to miss only one match with concussion

Seven ACT Brumbies in Wallabies squad, but Tom Banks rise on hold after Super Rugby

Quade Cooper's Wallabies days aren't over, says Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles

ACT Brumbies fan ideas to help rebuild support for Super Rugby club in Canberra

Todd Day resigns as Australian Rugby Union chief financial officer

University of Canberra rugby sevens coach David Grimmond excited for future

Departing ACT Brumbies scrumhalf Tomas Cubelli backs Joe Powell as Argentina beckons

Wallabies' Sean McMahon likely to miss 2019 Rugby World Cup

The nine things the ACT Brumbies should do to get fans back to Canberra Stadium

Nicole Beck, Australian sevens Olympic gold medallist, returns to rugby after second pregnancy

Michael Cheika rules out Christian Lealiifano joining Wallabies squad, for now


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


Indigenous music icon Dr G Yunupingu dies aged 46

Up, up and away: Aussie producer lands on Krypton, and other news from Comic-Con

What's missing in Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk shows us a new side of war

Review: Massenet's Thais a glorious vehicle for Nicole Car's vocal performance

8 Days: Your one-stop guide to the week ahead

How to take an Instagram-worthy food shots

Win tickets for Tin Pan Alley show, Brave New World and Paris Can Wait

About last night

Books that changed me ... by Ondine Sherman

Why do we do everything other than throw clothes in a bag when we are off on holidays?

Chinese government says it's 'not appropriate' for Justin Bieber to tour China

Savvy Shopper

Street Seen

What Sami did: a life less ordinary

Free things to do in Sydney

Kew tour travels through time, from an 1880s mansion to a modern house museum

Malthouse Theatre's casting switch changes our view of the Elephant Man

Where did Hollywood's weedy guys go?

Christos Tsiolkas stories come to the stage in Merciless Gods

10 things to see, hear and do this weekend


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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