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Surrogacy lawyer Stephen Page has slammed Australia's strict regulations as he told how his clients turn to Thai surrogates in desperation The babies of desperate Australians who are using surrogate mothers in Thailand could end up being put into orphanages after Thai surrogacy laws changed this week, a lawyer has warned.
HE SAID what? A television host has enraged viewers - and his female co-host - for shaming a Bachelorette star and calling her a "sl*t".
Russia has called for a second United Nations Security Council resolution before Australian and international armed forces are allowed on the ground to support efforts to retrieve the dead and investigate how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was brought down.
A senior analyst with the Commonwealth Bank's insurance arm has accused some cancer patients of "taking advantage" of life insurance by setting up policies soon before they die.
CHRIS UHLMANN: Queensland's Liberal National Government has been unashamedly "tough on crime", increasing sentences, and restricting bail provisions for many offences.
THAT'S two women. And that's a freight train just behind them. So how did the lucky pair survive being run over? Footage reveals just how close they came to a fatal encounter.
National Guard on US-Mexico border can't make arrests but serve as 'a powerful reminder that what you are doing is a crime', says Rick Perry One sleepy dog! Grover the pug shares mammoth yawns with the camera as owner films him every morning for two weeks An adorable new home video shows one little dog who is certainly not ready for his early ... (more)
TASMANIAN Police say they have made the biggest drug bust in state history and crippled the criminal activities of the local chapter of the Rebels Outlaw Motor Cycle Club.
Australia's Bentham IMF Ltd , which funds litigation, on Tuesday said it has filed court proceedings seeking A$50 million from a traffic forecaster on behalf of 30 investors who claim to have suffered loss because of optimistic predictions.
Instinct means a lot to Australian choreographer Penelope Mullen. It was instinct that took her on a life-changing trip to Brazil a decade ago, a snap decision to jump on a plane to any destination as a way to deal with a debilitating illness.
The families of 38 Australians and permanent residents have been dragged into the geopolitical brinksmanship of Russia and the West.
ALMOST 50 per cent of white Australians believe Aboriginal people are given unfair advantages by the government, a new study shows.
Timberwolf the koala was lucky to be alive Monday after surviving a terrifying 88-kilometre ride down a busy Australian freeway clinging to the bottom of a car.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 04:10 am
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