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2014/09/03 02:16
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SOME of the more than 400 Coles employees being made redundant at its Melbourne head office will be redeployed within the retailer. THE supermarket giant will cut 378 permanent jobs and 60...
2014/09/03 02:15
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A luxury hotel brand with properties in New York, Paris and London has announced its latest venture will be in Brisbane. A luxury hotel brand with properties in New York, Paris and London has...
2014/09/03 02:13
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CHRIS Brown has pleaded guilty to assault. The 'Beautiful People' hitmaker was sentenced to time already served by a judge after accepting a plea deal at a Washington DC superior court today...
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Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault
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Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault
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Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault
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Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault
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2014/09/03 02:05
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Al-Shabaab leader targeted in airstrike An air strike by US military forces struck an area where leaders of Somalia's al-Qaeda-linked militants were meeting, intelligence sources said on Tuesday, but...
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2014/09/03 01:55
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Alan Kohler is one of Australia’s most experienced business commentators. Alan has been a trusted source of investment advice to Australians for many years, and in 2005 he founded Eureka Report -...
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BHP coy on Glencore approach
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API upgrades profit guidance
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Aust stocks open slightly lower
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Noni B board backs $16.4m takeover
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2014/09/03 01:55
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I’m 42, my wife’s 40, and we’re a single income family with two primary-school-aged children. We have a mortgage balance of $128,000, with an offset account usually about $5000 and no other...
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2014/09/03 01:55
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My wife and I have a young son and his grandparents have offered to donate $10,000 to his future. We have also agreed to donate $10,000 to his future, giving a total of $20,000. What do you recommend...
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Savings for children
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Savings for children
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Savings for children
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Savings for children
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Savings for children
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2014/09/03 01:55
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I am earning $85,000 and my wife is a full-time student. We owe $320,000 on our house, which is worth $420,000. I have a personal loan of $26,000. We received $50,000 from our parents. Should we...
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Investing a gift
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Investing a gift
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Investing a gift
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Investing a gift
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Investing a gift
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2014/09/03 01:42
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... back, Obama, and I’m back because of your arrogant foreign policy towards the Islamic State, because of your insistence on continuing your bombings,” says Steven Sotloff’s murderer into a video...
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2014/09/03 01:29
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MAVERICK powerbroker Clive Palmer is renowned for his TV tantrums, now he’s stormed out on controversial colleague and PUP party senator Jacqui Lambie amid bizarre scenes during an ice bucket...
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2014/09/03 01:23
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POP singer Justin Bieber has been charged with dangerous driving and assault after his All-Terrain Vehicle - similar to a quad bike - smashed into the side of a minivan. It is the latest in what is...
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2014/09/03 01:18
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Perez Hilton apologises to Jennifer Lawrence Infamous gossip blogger Perez Hilton, who rarely hesitates to gleefully post embarrassing celebrity pictures, says the Jennifer Lawrence photo hacking...
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Apple: Some nude shots taken from stars' accounts
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Justin Verlander addresses hacked Kate Upton photos
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2014/09/03 01:12
2014/09/03 01:12
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Winning an Emmy seems to be a shortcut to the top of the piracy totem pole, according to US research. Winning the Emmy Award for outstanding drama series this year was a final glorious bow for...
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2014/09/03 01:11
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A MOTORCYCLIST has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue with multiple injuries after his bike hit a wallaby overnight. The man, in his 30s, had been travelling on a country road at Glastonbury,...
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2014/09/03 00:55
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The Australian dollar's days as a carry currency could be numbered if the European Central Bank disappoints and takes only incremental action on Thursday at its highly anticipated ­policy...
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2014/09/03 00:12
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Myth-busting, money and massive growth were the themes of Australia’s largest tech start-up event that took place in Sydney on Tuesday. Myth-busting, money and massive growth were the themes of...
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Tech millionaires share the secrets of their success
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Tech millionaires share the secrets of their success
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Tech millionaires share the secrets of their success
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Tech millionaires share the secrets of their success
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2014/09/03 00:12
2014/09/03 00:12
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A delay in increasing the superannuation rate will "almost inevitably" mean higher wages, federal treasurer Treasurer Joe Hockey has said, while also conceding employers could pocket the saving...
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2014/09/03 00:05
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Treasurer Joe Hockey has dismissed claims Australians will be billions of dollars worse off because of changes to super. The government has come under fire for limiting employer super contributions...
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2014/09/02 23:29
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COMMUNITY groups fear that unless the recommendations of a report into Victoria's $100 million coalmine fire are quickly implemented another fire is possible this summer. THE report, tabled in...
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Hazelwood mine fire inquiry report: 2014
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Authorities 'too late' with Hazelwood fire health warnings
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Mine operator defends actions during Hazelwood fire
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2014/09/02 23:15
2014/09/02 23:15
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Four people have died in a crash on the Pacific Highway on the NSW far north coast, police say. Four people have died in a crash on the Pacific Highway on the NSW far north coast, police say. Two...
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2014/09/02 22:56
2014/09/02 22:56
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Local shares are poised to open unchanged ahead of the latest reading on Australian economic growth after Wall Street closed mixed in narrow trade. The price of iron ore has slumped to a fresh...
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2014/09/02 22:55
2014/09/02 22:55
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SOUTH AUSTRALIA: A man has faced court for arson and endangering the lives of two adults and two children. A 22-year-old Whyalla man will serve less than four years in prison for endangering the...
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2014/09/02 21:46
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Kate Langford, general manager at Woolworths’ specialist online warehouse. Photo: Brendan Esposito Woolworths and Coles' decision to plough tens of millions of dollars into enhancing their online...
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Older Australians boost online booze sales
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Older Australians boost online booze sales
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Older Australians boost online booze sales
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2014/09/02 21:46
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... very bad generational decision": Former ACTU secretary Bill Kelty?, who helped build the super system with then prime minister Paul Keating, has hit out at the decision. Photo: Jessica...
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Super funds warn future rises in peril
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Super funds warn future rises in peril
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Super funds warn future rises in peril
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2014/09/02 21:24
2014/09/02 21:24
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Richard Bruton in Melbourne: Tax minimisation not an Irish issue. Photo: Michael Clayton-Jones The Irish government has defended its low corporate tax rate that has seen multinational tech companies...
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2014/09/02 21:17
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CLIVE Palmer has called on Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney to apologise to Queenslanders for making what he said were false allegations to the state's corruption watchdog. Mr Palmer said the Crime and...
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2014/09/02 21:17
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Police drop arrest warrant for parents of British brain tumour boy Ashya King The parents of five-year-old brain cancer patient Ashya King have spent another night in detention in Spain. Unwell ......
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2014/09/02 16:55
2014/09/02 16:55
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As Geelong reels from big jobs losses, there are hopes it can harness a new growth industry in intensive agriculture. As Geelong reels from big jobs losses, there are hopes it can harness a new...
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Geelong is counting its chickens
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Geelong is counting its chickens
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Geelong is counting its chickens
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Geelong is counting its chickens
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Geelong is counting its chickens
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2014/09/02 16:12
2014/09/02 16:12
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Why the government's gift to Disney might make sense - if it happens. The Australian government has agreed to the Walt Disney Studios' request to spend $21.6 million of government money on its latest...
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2014/09/02 15:12
2014/09/02 15:12
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Workplace Relations Minister Eric Abetz says voters no longer believe the Coalition will bring back WorkChoices because the government has "neutralised" Labor and the unions' political attack over...
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