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Energy regulator launches legal action over SA statewide blackout


The Australian Energy Regulator alleges four companies, including AGL, failed to comply with performance requirements to ride through major disruptions and disturbances.

         August 06, 2019 at 11:50PM https://ift.tt/2OZ8EBR
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Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dies at 88


One of the most influential figures of modern literature, Toni Morrison, is being remembered for her imaginative power in Beloved, Song of Solomon and nine other novels that transformed American writing.

         August 06, 2019 at 11:47PM https://ift.tt/2OIMGm8
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Meet the gold squad — the bounty hunters who hunt thieves


The price of gold has never been higher, and neither has the temptation to steal it. So much so, the mining companies have hired a gold squad of police officers to track down and retrieve their precious metal.

         August 06, 2019 at 11:46PM https://ift.tt/2YHXroE
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Controversial Bondi Beach Border Force mural painted over


A controversial mural on Bondi Beach highlighting Australia’s immigration detention system is vandalised just hours after a fiery local council meeting last night declared it should stay.

         August 06, 2019 at 11:44PM https://ift.tt/2YHXmBm
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WATCH: Forget mindfulness apps! Study finds smartphone games better for relaxing https://t.co/mjuVi9z6gL


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Iconic Old Burleigh Theatre seaside arcade sells, likely to be another Gold Coast highrise


It has been the beating heart of the Gold Coast for 90 years, now locals fear the Old Burleigh Theatre Arcade will be transformed into a 14-storey apartment block.

         August 06, 2019 at 11:38PM https://ift.tt/2TbUwU1
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United Airlines flight canceled after both pilots arrested over suspected intoxication @united https://t.co/9gS2ahMlq4


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US Ambassador to #Russia Huntsman steps down from his post @JonHuntsman https://t.co/iple8YGdUJ


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US Ambassador to #Russia Huntsman steps down from his post @JonHuntsman https://t.co/iple8YGdUJ


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US Ambassador to #Russia Huntsman steps down from his post @JonHuntsman https://t.co/iple8YGdUJ