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Former One Nation senator Brian Burston joins Clive Palmer’s United Australia Party

After informing the Senate he would be standing as an independent after quitting One Nation in an acrimonious split, senator Brian Burston surprised everyone by later announcing he was joining Clive Palmer’s re-branded United Australia Party. The press conference announcing the decision became more than a little heated after north Queensland MP Cathy O’Toole dropped […]

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Comedians take on ’36 questions that lead to love’

Have you heard of the 36 questions that apparently make people fall in love? This year’s Melbourne International Comedy Festival seemed like a good time to test them out. For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Follow us […]

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Trump adviser Roger Stone on the biggest political ‘dirty trick’ of all time

Roger Stone, a long-time adviser to Donald Trump, is under investigation by the Special Prosecutor for possible collusion with Russia. He tells Four Corners he’s committed no crimes. For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Follow us on […]

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Former British intelligence chief warns the West of Putin’s aggression

Robert Hannigan, the former head of the British intelligence service GCHQ, tells Four Corners that Russia’s aggression has reached a new, destructive level. For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_au source Please follow […]

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At 85 she’s a life saving hero, so why is Pauline Hedges cleaning public toilets?

“I clean them bloody good too” – Pauline Hedges does whatever is needed to raise money for the emergency services and the Flying Doctor in her tiny Qld outback town. Read more here: For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Subscribe to us on […]

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Paul’s balls are famous: Meet one of the world’s only croquet ball manufacturers

Making croquet balls is one of the most finicky professions, with only three people in the world armed with the skill. One of the ball masters runs this sophisticated production out of a tin shed near Darwin in Australia’s Northern Territory. Reporter Elias Clure when to meet him. Read more here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-06-15/australias-only-croquet-ball-manufacturer-shed-humpty-doo/9871568 For more from […]

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Fact check: Is the level of Liberal women in Parliament lower now than it was in 1996?

Former Liberal senator Judith Troeth says there are less women in the parliamentary Liberal Party today than there were in 1996 when John Howard won the election. Here’s Madeleine Morris with the facts. Read more here: https://ab.co/2JQL7fm For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au […]