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Updated: 38 min 58 sec ago

Want to see the Mona Lisa? Get in the queue

45 min 25 sec ago
The Mona Lisa is on the move again. And while it's only a temporary relocation — from one wing of the Louvre to another — it's causing commotion in Paris.
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Sudan's ex-leader Bashir received millions from Saudi royals, court hears

45 min 51 sec ago
A senior police officer testified that Bashir had admitted to receiving part of the money from envoys sent by the Saudi Crown Prince.
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Neighbours star denies 'slut' slur before being glassed by stripper

54 min 6 sec ago
Neighbours star Scott McGregor has denied calling a stripper a dirty slut before she threw a glass at him at a Surfers Paradise strip club.
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'Our children are not safe': Drawings found on notorious paedophile's wall

56 min 22 sec ago
A survivor of Michael Guider's sexual abuse described him as a "machine with a persistent, singular purpose".
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Victory boost attacking stocks with Austrian midfielder Dobras

59 min 54 sec ago
Melbourne Victory have strengthened their attacking options with the signing of Austrian midfielder Kristijan Dobras.
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Berejiklian delays abortion vote to calm furious conservative MPs

1 hour 5 min ago
Premier Gladys Berejiklian has moved to calm her furious MPs and will delay the abortion vote.
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Retiring Cowboys star Scott suffers stroke

1 hour 7 min ago
Retiring North Queensland Cowboys prop Matt Scott is expected to make a full recovery after suffering a mild stroke on Sunday.
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Deputy Premier John Barilaro claims victory in Coalition stoush over energy jobs

1 hour 12 min ago
Energy Minister Matt Kean will direct Essential Energy to halt the proposed job cuts
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Beijing supports 'patriotic' protests against Hong Kong students in Australia

1 hour 20 min ago
Beijing has backed Chinese students studying in Australia clashing with their Hong Kong counterparts, but reminded them to abide by local laws.
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Under Armour's new headphones might be a bit cool but they're a lot tight

1 hour 30 min ago
These new wireless headphones have got plenty of gym-going potential if only they were more comfortable.
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It's all music to Nico, just don't call him 'crossover'

1 hour 33 min ago
Nico Muhly's global popularity is due in part to the 37-year-old’s indiscriminate fascination with every form of musical expression.
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Aussie NFL punter Mitch Wishnowsky hits big on Monday Night Football

1 hour 34 min ago
Australia's newest NFL star Mitch Wishnowsky has announced himself to the world on Monday Night Football in Denver.
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Man accused of biting police in Fortitude Valley brawl out on bail

1 hour 43 min ago
The film extra has spent two months behind bars and on Tuesday was granted bail.
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The buds that are better than Apple's market-leading AirPods

1 hour 44 min ago
Jaybird has nailed the design of its wireless Vista head phones.
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Ross Lyon sacking: Writing on the wall once defences went up

1 hour 46 min ago
Despite the rhetoric coming from the Dockers these past few months that Ross Lyon's future at Fremantle was secure, the rumblings on the senior coach proved to be true.
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Mombaerts looking to keep City's winning streak going in Cup tie

1 hour 48 min ago
Melbourne City's new coach is looking to keep his winning streak going against Marconi when the A-League side travels to Sydney for Wednesday's FFA Cup tie.
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Eurydice's killer may one day walk free

1 hour 52 min ago
Todd, who had a penchant for rape, strangulation and snuff porn, killed Ms Dixon to realise a long-held sexual fantasy of violent, non-consensual sex culminating in a female's death, the prosecutor said.
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French jewel thief who has lived in Australia almost 50 years fights deportation

2 hours 3 min ago
Gilles Roger Pallas has lived in Australia for most of his life and says deportation will rob him of a relationship with his family.
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Jacinda Ardern returns serve on Alan Jones with Bledisloe Cup sledge

2 hours 5 min ago
The New Zealand Prime Minister would not respond to the substance of Jones' "sock" comments, but said criticism came with the job. 
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Miner miracle: BHP's Mackenzie pulls off clever game plan to beat rival Rio

2 hours 7 min ago
The BHP chief executive has achieved what was once inconceivable, beating Rio Tinto to become the world's lowest-cost iron ore producer.
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