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Two family members are assisting police after the suspicious death of a 40-year-old man in Mount Isa in north-west Queensland.
Authorities said the man was found with critical injuries on the front porch of a house in the Mount Isa suburb of Happy Valley about 4:00am. 195 more words
On 17 September 2016 a carefully planned US-led air raid on Jabal al Tharda (Mount Tharda), overlooking Deir Ezzor airport, slaughtered over 100 Syrian soldiers and delivered control of the mountain to DAESH / ISIS.8,313 more words
Australian Parliament legalizes same-sex marriage following postal referendum
- With a near-unanimous vote, the House of Representatives voted to amend the Marriage Act to remove the barrier to marriage rights for same-sex couples, following a similar vote in the Senate. 96 more words
SYDNEY, Australia — Two female couples tied the knot in Australia’s first same-sex weddings under new legislation allowing gay marriages.
Jan. 9 had been expected to be the first possible date for same-sex weddings due to a four-week waiting period since the landmark law was passed. 236 more words