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'He's afraid of those situations': Why Trump has avoided visiting troops

'He's afraid of those situations': Why Trump has avoided visiting troops

'He's afraid of those situations': Why Trump has avoided visiting troops

Donald Trump has come under increasing scrutiny for his treatment of military affairs and failure to visit service members deployed to Afghanistan or Iraq.

  • by Josh Dawsey & Pual Sonne

'Not fit for purpose': Business lobby slams Canberra's tired city centre

'Not fit for purpose': Business lobby slams Canberra's tired city centre

The Canberra Business Chamber says a new convention centre, theatre complex and sports stadium must be built within the next 20 years.

  • by Dan Jervis-Bardy
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CommBank's gold medal for refusing to accept responsibility goes to....

CommBank's gold medal for refusing to accept responsibility goes to....

In one of the most embarrassing personal revelations to date we learnt the CBA board asked Turner to give back 40 per cent of his final year director's fee. His response? Get lost.

  • by Elizabeth Knight

City businesses back proposal for underground bus interchange

City businesses back proposal for underground bus interchange

A new proposal to move Canberra's city bus interchange to a new underground facility has been welcomed by business owners in the city centre.

  • by Sally Pryor

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Dust storm that engulfed outback NSW could blow into Canberra today

Dust storm that engulfed outback NSW could blow into Canberra today

Canberrans woke to dust hanging over the capital on Thursday, after a night of heavy rain.

  • by Dan Jervis-Bardy & Megan Dingwall
How Bali Nine drug mule Renae Lawrence spent first moments of freedom
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How Bali Nine drug mule Renae Lawrence spent first moments of freedom

Nursing a cigarette and speaking softly, the just-released former jailbird looked shocked at her new-found freedom.

  • by James Massola & Amilia Rosa
Amazon backflips, reopens American site to Aussies

Amazon backflips, reopens American site to Aussies

Australian shoppers will be able to buy goods again on Amazon's international sites after the backflip.  

  • by Patrick Hatch
Libs fall silent after vote to expel Malcolm Turnbull

Libs fall silent after vote to expel Malcolm Turnbull

The Liberal Party is racing to contain another internal row over its leadership.

  • by David Crowe
Jarryd Hayne allegedly bit woman on the genitals

Jarryd Hayne allegedly bit woman on the genitals

New details continue to emerge over an alleged sexual assault at the hands of Jarryd Hayne.

  • by Lucy Cormack
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We're no 'pack of idiots': Ex-CBA directors fight back against evidence

We're no 'pack of idiots': Ex-CBA directors fight back against evidence

Former CBA directors have defended their performance at the bank after current bank chairman Catherine Livingstone criticised the board that was in place before she was named chair. 

  • by Sarah Danckert & Clancy Yeates

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'It feels quite surreal': Lucy Zelić expecting first child with football star

'It feels quite surreal': Lucy Zelić expecting first child with football star

The SBS star opens up about her happy news - and describes her first trimester as "horrific".

  • by Genevieve Rota
Sex and the City 3 film would've featured major character's death

Sex and the City 3 film would've featured major character's death

A new podcast about Sex and the City has delved into reasons behind the film sequel's notorious implosion.

  • by Robert Moran

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Battle of the Chinese superphones: OnePlus 6T v Oppo R17 Pro

Battle of the Chinese superphones: OnePlus 6T v Oppo R17 Pro

Coming in at under $900 but packing features not seen in flagships twice the price, these phones should be on your list if you're looking for a new mid-range marvel.

  • by Krishan Sharma
Computershare backs down on $1375.50 overcharge to grieving relative

Computershare backs down on $1375.50 overcharge to grieving relative

Personal finance expert Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon answers your questions.

  • by Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon

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Raiders, Brumbies or Capitals - who is Canberra's best sporting team?

Raiders, Brumbies or Capitals - who is Canberra's best sporting team?

It's the unwinnable debate, but data analysts have attempted to find Australia's - and Canberra's - best sporting team.

  • by Chris Dutton
'Anyone would have done what I did': Soliola's desire to help Canberra

'Anyone would have done what I did': Soliola's desire to help Canberra

The Raiders cult hero is shaving his head for charity on Thursday and opens about why he helped a distraught stranger.

  • by Chris Dutton

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