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1 hr ago | ABC News
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced a $320 million assistance package to support drought-hit farmers in New South Wales and Queensland.
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2 hrs ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation
A study involving 20 communities found interventions such as education did not affect the overall levels alcohol-related assault, crashes and hospital admissions Community action does little to curb the severe problems arising from risky drinking behaviour, say authors of a new study.
3 hrs ago | Central Western Daily
BE VIGILANT: NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe urges Orange residents to be on the lookout for travelling conmen.
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Targeted Medical Pharma, Inc. today announced that Dr. Thomas Wenkart, Chief Executive and Chairman at Macquarie Health Corporation, has joined the company's board of directors.
8 hrs ago | ABC News
The National Parks and Wildlife Service says an ecological burn that jumped containment lines on the New South Wales far south coast is not all bad news.
12 hrs ago | Hemmings Auto Blogs
The Mount Panorama Circuit in Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia, is likely among the world's most challenging motor racing circuits.
17 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
UPDATE: A DRIVER has dodged a potential $30,000 rent bill when his $100,000-plus rental Porsche was impounded after he was busted doing a burnout.
COMMENT: SPEEDING up the warrants system is a good first step, but it needs to be linked to a state-of-the-art police database, ex-detective Charlie Bezzina says.
Our contributor went Down Under, found his way back, and tells tales of the most infamous gay celebration below the equator.
CHRIS ULHMANN: A pesticide is killing hundreds of native birds in the central west of New South Wales.
After revelations the Duke of Edinburgh was targeted during an official visit to Sydney in 1973, we have scoured the archives for other notable near misses A former spy has claimed an attempt to kill Prince Philip during an official visit to Sydney, Australia, was foiled at the last minute after two bombs were discovered before they could go off.
Selena Gomez made her live comeback at the Borderfest in McAllen, Texas following her reported stint in rehab.
Never too early for preselection. Trouble is brewing at the birthplace of the Labor Party, and the biggest victim could be the New South Wales Greens' one and only lower house member of Parliament.
South Australia seems likely to halve its funding to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority regardless of who wins the state election on Saturday.
ST PATRICK'S coach Mark Butters turned in another brilliant performance to steer the Patties to a 68-run victory against minor premier East Albury at Alexandra Park on Saturday.
Is it dry at your place? Good morning and welcome to Monday, a brand new week and it begins here, with our regional morning report.
In The Australian today: "Far from being an emerging superpower, Russia is a weak state, wracked by cronyism and corruption, and overly reliant on exports of oil and gas.