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Which Disney Character was my RAOK (Random Act of Kindness - Again with the acronyms, Australia!)

This week the lovely Fenner Hall got a whole lot lovelier, what with each ressie getting the name of another ressie whom they had to anonymously shower with kindnesses. 325 more words

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Australia PM to reset ties with Trump after icy start -- China will be on their minds....

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© AFP/File / by Daniel DE CARTERET | Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s visit to New York comes as Washington works to shore up regional support against North Korea… 693 more words

Turns out "Hobbits" ain't our close cousins after all

❝ Researchers who studied the bones of Homo floresiensis, a species of tiny human discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores in 2003, say their findings should end a popular theory that it evolved from an ancestor of modern humans.

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April 19, 2001 - Kyoto is popular with Aussie voters? Oops...

Howard had never wanted any kind of emissions reductions target, even the generous ones negotiated at Kyoto.  So, Bush pulling out in March 2001 gave him space.   203 more words

How does US military power stack up against North Korea, China and Russia?

APRIL 11, 201710:09AM

Charis Changnews.com.au@CharisChang2

THE diversion of US warships to North Korea is a show of American military power but how does the nation’s weapons capability stack up against others and can it continue to maintain its superiority? 3,041 more words

EU To Britain: 'Brexit's Off. Sorry'

The European Union has rejected the letter signed by Theresa May that was intended to formally begin the UK’s departure from the EU.

The letter is said by EU officials to be in breach of European health and safety directives and that, consequently, the UK will not be allowed to leave the union after all. 331 more words

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