US zoo opens Aussie exhibit – with Maori dancers

[unable to retrieve full-text content]A US zoo has included Maori dancers in its new exhibit on Australian wildlife and culture. Click here to Read from the source

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Melbourne stake claim as contender with 91-point hammering of Adelaide

Melbourne emphatically proved their premiership credentials in Alice Springs on Sunday, breaking a number of records in their 91-point hammering of Adelaide. The Demons racked up their fifth consecutive win with the 23.8 (146) to 8.7 (55) victory over last season’s beaten grand finalists. It was the first time Melbourne have won back-to-back games by more than 90 points in ...

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Thousands of heartbroken Liverpool fans begin long trip home after Champions League final

Liverpool fans faced travel chaos today and last night after 30,000 of them attempted to return home They were left heartbroken after two goalkeeping blunders cost them the Champions League final At Kiev’s Boryspil International Airport dejected Liverpool fans were seen sleeping on floors and benches  By Darren Boyle for MailOnline Published: 08:19 BST, 27 May 2018 | Updated: 09:56 ...

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Sam Frost flaunts her trim pins in a black and white dress at the Logies nomination party

By Caleb Taylor For Daily Mail Australia Published: 09:23 BST, 27 May 2018 | Updated: 09:53 BST, 27 May 2018 Australian TV starlet Sam Frost has flaunted her trim pins at the nomination party ahead of televisions night of nights.      The former Bachelorette was among TV’s best and brightest attending the Logies Nomination Party on Sunday afternoon.    Held at a ...

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Fifty thousand bolts of lightning light up Britain's skies in spectacular display

Lightning struck 50,000 times overnight as thunderstorms struck across England over the Bank Holiday  Temperatures could hit 86F (30C) on Monday but outdoor barbecues could be affected by flooding and rain The Met Office has issued yellow rain warnings across Wales, Central and Southern England today  Passengers have been left stranded on planes at Stansted airport after lightning struck a fuel ...

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The first step towards true reconciliation is the easiest | Rebecca Hunt

Indigenous Australians IndigenousX The first step towards true reconciliation is the easiest It’s not enough to place Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags in the entry of your organisation <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> ‘True reconciliation requires a long-term commitment from non-Indigenous Australians to look past their western lens and take the time to reflect on unconscious bias’ Photograph: ...

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Takata airbag recall: ACCC adds another 1.1 million vehicles to list

Road safety Mercedes-Benz C Class, Ford Mondeo and Toyota Yaris among models added to list <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> A technician removes a recalled Takata airbag inflator. More than a million cars in Australia have been added to the consumer watchdog’s recall list. Photograph: Joe Skipper/Reuters More than a million cars in Australia with potentially deadly Takata airbags ...

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National Australia Bank says it will compensate customers for five-hour outage

Banking Power issue to blame for faults that hit bank’s mainframe in Melbourne <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> The National Australia Bank says customers will be compensated for losses they suffered during the five-hour outage that downed ATMs, Eftpos and online banking across Australia. Photograph: Paul Braven/EPA National Australia Bank has apologised for an outage that downed ATMs, Eftpos ...

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Child support debts: record number of parents prevented from travelling overseas

Australian politics Michael Keenan says children’s welfare should be parents’ priority, ‘not getting a tan on a beach in Bali’ <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> More than 350 people were stopped and given the choice to pay outstanding child support or cancel travel plans in the first 10 months of this financial year. Photograph: Paul Miller/AAP Record numbers of ...

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'In tears': Irish expats in Australia celebrate after long-distance abortion campaign

Ireland Advocates raised money to help expats fly home to vote and campaigned to support the repeal movement in Ireland <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> ‘Beautiful night of solidarity’: The event at the Baby Bear Bar in Baby Bear Bar in Darlinghurst that celebrated Ireland’s landslide vote to legalise abortion. Grace Walsh desperately wanted to be home in Dublin ...

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