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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 28/09/2016


Surf Life Saving NSW CEO steps down after 16 years

South Australia blackout: Once in 50-year storm lashes state

State in the dark: South Australia's major power outage

Cy Walsh case to return to court

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


Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down from pro-Russian rebel controlled territory, investigation finds

At your service: cyber criminals for hire to militants: EU says

'Peace is not perfect': Israel's elder statesman Shimon Peres' words of wisdom

Daily World Dispatch - Shimon Peres, MI5 and US elections

Labour party conference 2016: a long road to regaining voter trust

She should've been his spy partner, but sexism locked out MI5's Mrs Garbo

Elves cop blame for mudslides and flooding in Iceland

Shimon Peres, former Israeli president, dies

World first baby born with DNA from three parents

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs has prisons overflowing

Cyanide coffee murder: Alleged killer Jessica Wongso had Australian restraining order, court told

Belgian spies urge 'extreme caution' on China citing Australia's Ausgrid decision

Typhoon Megi hits Taiwan, injuring dozens

92% of the world live with dangerous pollution: World Health Organisation

ICC convicts Malian rebel over Timbuktu tomb attacks

Khamenei tells Ahmadinejad: 'It's not in the country's best interests' that he be Iran's next president

Daily World Dispatch - debates, war and peace

Colombia and FARC Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year war

Chen Guangbiao, China's self-proclaimed 'most influential person', accused of fake charity donations

Charleston church massacre: Dylann Roof jury selection underway in federal death penalty case

War in Syria: Russia angered by war crimes suggestion, while Aleppo runs out of doctors to treat the injured

Houston shooting: Nine people injured and gunman shot dead

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


South Australia pays the price for heavy reliance on renewable energy

Qantas warns of fire risk after device combusts on New York trip

ASIC takes action against former federal education minister John Dawkins, Vocation chief

Telstra mobile L Plan ad lists international roaming bonuses that did not apply

Parents demand asthma medication Singulair to carry warning labels about suicidal thoughts and other side effects

Gambling is killing one Australian a day, but it rakes in billions in tax

8@eight: Clinton v Trump debate shakes markets

Elon Musk outlines plans to put humans on Mars

Oil lower as Iran rejects output freeze

ATO sends bounty-hunters after late payers

Australian miner caught up in Philippine crackdown

Customer loyalty schemes attracting nearly three-quarters of Australian shoppers

AGL hit by backlash on carbon emissions and executive pay

How to beat the robots: the future of jobs in Australia

Petrol prices on Sydney's northern beaches the most expensive in Australia

8@eight: Lower open in store ahead of Trump v Clinton

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


Netball ACT pushing for GWS Giants games in Canberra

'Av a good rest in peace, Mr Walker'

Chris Waller leans to Mackintosh in the Epsom on the back of Winx preparation

Max Walker will be remembered as a legend who could relate to everyone

Legal stoush looms between Dockers and council over Fremantle Oval lease

Australian gymnastics star Lauren Mitchell retires

Olympic heartbreak, play-off exit and Tim Duncan's legacy drives Patty Mills

Canberra Darters keen to align with Giants Netball

Canberra United sign Trudy Burke to replace star shot-stopper Lydia Williams

NBL adds free-to-air option with SBS to show Sunday live game

Tim Cahill, Brett Holman head new wave of Socceroo stars boosting A-League

WA fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile to miss whole summer with back injury

Emerging ACT Brumbies flyhalf Nick Jooste ready to take Super Rugby step

Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold calls for Canberra Olympic fans to mirror Raiders bandwagon

Hockey: Edwina Bone says Canberra Strikers teammate Anna Flanagan "out for blood"

FFA Cup: Canberra Olympic edge closer to choosing venue to host Sydney FC

Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungs

South Africa captain AB de Villiers out of ODIs, Tests against Australia

Sam Allardyce scandal leaves English soccer at rock bottom

Sam Allardyce sacked: Rule breakers must face consequences

Steve Johnson re-signs with Greater Western Sydney Giants until 2017

AFL to keep end-of-season bye in 2017 and consider minor premiership windfall

AFL finals 2016: Western Bulldog Caleb Daniel optimistic of grand final clash with Callum Mills

Graeme Allan allegedly ordered GWS staffer to delete email from Lachie Whitfield's girlfriend

Hawthorn's Jarryd Roughead returns to training

Legal stoush looms between Dockers and council over Fremantle Oval lease

Cy Walsh stabbed father Phil Walsh 20 times in a schizophrenic episode

St Kilda implement empowerment program for women

Sydney Swans can thank GWS Giants if they win AFL grand final against Bulldogs

Real Footy AFL quiz: which club has the most knowledgeable supporters?

NRL grand final 2016: Former Cronulla Sharks doctor David Givney looks forward to grand final

NRL grand final 2016: Ain't life grand featuring Harold Holt Watch

Mark Coyne returns, Paul McGregor to survive following Dragons review

How a stint with Melbourne Storm kick-started the career of Cronulla Sharks star James Maloney

NRL Grand Final 2016: Craig Bellamy concerned with off-field schedule ahead of decider

NRL grand final 2016: Melbourne Storm expect to field an unchanged side for season-decider

NRL grand final 2016: Cronulla Sharks' Kurt Capewell no stranger to big game heartbreak

NRL Grand Final 2016: Ain't life grand - featuring Harold Holt watch

Why the Cronulla Sharks are ready to beat Melbourne Storm to win NRL grand final

Cronulla Sharks' injury concerns intensify with Ben Barba recovering from knee injury

Emerging ACT Brumbies flyhalf Nick Jooste ready to take Super Rugby step

England rugby chiefs thinking of going foreign again after Eddie Jones

Rugby Championship 2016: Sefa Naivalu ready to shine after long Wallabies wait

Wallabies winger Henry Speight not going back to sevens but says experience was beneficial

Rugby union convert Marika Koroibete not money hungry, says Samu Kerevi

Wallabies prop Sekope Kepu impressed by young talent nipping at his heels

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


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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