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Five things we learned from the census

Five things we learned from the census Europe led that category the last time the survey was taken. "Once again, thanks to the participation of millions of Australians in last year's Census , the ABS has unveiled a comprehensive range of Census data that provides valuable insights into the makeup of our population and will be used to inform critical decisions that guide the future of our nation over the coming years". [Full Article...]

Abortion law a matter for Stormont, Court of Appeal rules

Abortion law a matter for Stormont, Court of Appeal rules Ministers were facing a headache when senior Tory MP Sir Peter Bottomley gave the amendment his formal backing. The board of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission on Thursday made a decision to appeal a Belfast Court of Appeal ruling that it is for the Northern Assembly rather than the courts to decide on abortion law in Northern Ireland. [Full Article...]

Merkel set for Trump showdown after vowing climate focus at G20 summit

Merkel set for Trump showdown after vowing climate focus at G20 summit Speaking at a meeting of European leaders in Berlin ahead of the next week's G20 summit in Hamburg , Merkel acknowledged discussions over climate change could be hard, but suggested she would not be afraid to challenge President Trump on the issue. [Full Article...]

So she shot him point-blank in the chest and killed him

So she shot him point-blank in the chest and killed him The bullet, which was sacked from only one foot away (about 0.3 metres), went straight through the encyclopedia and into Ruiz's chest; he died at the scene. "I think they just need to think twice and don't do it. Think about it", said Ruiz. She is also 7 months pregnant, with a son on the way. The couple placed a GoPro camera on the back of a auto and put another camera on a nearby ladder. [Full Article...]

What Happens if the Media Defies White House Camera Ban?

What Happens if the Media Defies White House Camera Ban? Acosta asked. "Why did you turn them off?" The letter emphasizes that the television blackouts and the overall evasiveness with, and hostility toward, the media are part of a disturbing pattern exhibited by the White House of attacking institutions that serve as a check on presidential power. [Full Article...]

National media turns its attention to the Brian Head Fire

National media turns its attention to the Brian Head Fire Crews are facing dry, windy conditions and a "high potential" for extreme fire behavior. Fire managers say they are starting to get a handle on the blaze close to a highway that's been closed for days, and are working toward reopening it. [Full Article...]

Trump to meet Putin at G20 summit, White House says

Trump to meet Putin at G20 summit, White House says The G20 leaders will meet in Hamburg on July 7 and 8 and Gabriel welcomed the possibility that the summit could facilitate bringing together Trump and Putin, who have yet to meet. election - confirmed by every United States intelligence agency but denied by Russia - might come up. Russian Federation denies the allegations and Trump says his team did not collude with Moscow. [Full Article...]

Venus Williams blamed for fatal vehicle accident, police report says

According to TMZ , the driver of the other auto told police she was approaching an intersection when Williams' SUV entered the intersection, causing the other auto to T-bone Williams' vehicle. Williams had previously received citations in Florida for driving without insurance in 2009 and driving on a revoked license after causing an accident in 2013. [Full Article...]

German building evacuated due to fears of London-style cladding

German building evacuated due to fears of London-style cladding Retired Court of Appeal Judge Sir Martin Moore-Bick once ruled to relocate a tenant who was faced with homelessness 50 miles away from where she was then living. "So at this stage we must presume that no one in those 23 flats survived". Police have so far identified about 20 of the 79 who are dead or missing and presumed dead, and have warned they might never know exactly how many people died in... [Full Article...]

Trump sanctions Chinese bank in bid to rein in North Korea

Trump sanctions Chinese bank in bid to rein in North Korea Among them, the most notable is severing USA financial ties with China's Bank of Dandong , which the Trump administration has claimed acts as a pipeline to support alleged illicit North Korean financial activity. Treasury's move will prevent the bank from having accounts or doing business with USA financial institutions. Earlier this week, the US also downgraded China's human trafficking stat... [Full Article...]

Assassin's Creed Rebellion Announced for Android and iOS; Set During Spanish Inquisition

Assassin's Creed Rebellion Announced for Android and iOS; Set During Spanish Inquisition Assassin's Creed Rebellion is in development right now, and will launch "soon" on Android. The missions sound a bit more interesting as you have to pick three assassins , and their skillsets and combinations can have a significant affect on outcome. [Full Article...]

More UK buildings fail fire-safety tests

More UK buildings fail fire-safety tests Areas so far affected include the city of Manchester, Camden, Plymouth, Hounslow, Portsmouth, Barnet and Brent. The government, which is pushing for councils to speed up their assessment of high-rise buildings, said buildings in 25 local authorities in Doncaster, Norwich, Stockton-on-Tees and Sunderland had failed tests. [Full Article...]

City officials approve George Lucas' $1.5B Museum of Narrative Art

City officials approve George Lucas' $1.5B Museum of Narrative Art Considering how much of a mess the Chicago project turned into, buttering up the city seems like it was a solid strategy. This includes 10,000 paintings, illustrations and other items, as well as mementos from various films including " Star Wars ", reports Variety . [Full Article...]

Facebook partners Fox for Champions League streaming

Facebook partners Fox for Champions League streaming Football fans have traditionally also been served by online platforms Fox Sports Go and Fox Soccer Match Pass. The financial details have not been revealed by either party for the content deal, but it is known that it also includes four round-of-16 games and all four quarter-final matches. [Full Article...]

Father Sues Water Park After His Daughter Dies from Amoeba Infection

Father Sues Water Park After His Daughter Dies from Amoeba Infection During their trip, the group stopped at US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. On June 18, she was diagnosed with an infection from Naegleria fowleri-a brain-eating parasitic amoeba-and by June 19 she had died of the infection. [Full Article...]

Banner night for team at NBA Awards

Banner night for team at NBA Awards Soon after, Giannis Antetokounmpo took home 2017's Most Improved Player Award. Nicknamed the Greek Freak, Antetokounmpo became the fifth player to lead his team in points, rebounds, assists, blocks and steals for a season since blocks and steals became official stats in 1973-74. [Full Article...]

Leslie Jones Had An Awful Stay At The Ritz

Leslie Jones Had An Awful Stay At The Ritz She also tweeted that she wanted to fight Ben Carson because of comments he made about slaves being immigrants. "We're very sorry to hear this", a message posted on the Ritz-Carlton's account read . "We remain committed to providing an environment where all feel welcome". Jones's unsubstantiated claims could have jeopardized the employment of several working class staff members who are em... [Full Article...]

Box expands partnership with Microsoft, adds Azure integration

Box expands partnership with Microsoft, adds Azure integration Box will use Azure as a strategic public cloud platform, and the companies commit to shared go-to-market investments, including initiatives to co-sell Box with Azure . The deal is a good one for both companies, it gives Box access to the biggest enterprise company, and with collaboration and content management offerings such as Box's thriving off partnerships and integrations, there isn't a bigge... [Full Article...]

OnePlus 5: Has OnePlus Lost The Plot?

OnePlus 5: Has OnePlus Lost The Plot? Well, judging by the long queue for the phone over in NY, we guess that the OnePlus 5 is still well accepted but it won't last long if the pattern is to continue for the future OnePlus 6. EIS (Electronic Image Stabilization) on 4K video is also coming in a future update , despite the fact it did not make it to the original software. According to Android Headlines , OnePonlus recently hel... [Full Article...]

AMD pushes new frontiers as first Vega graphics card goes on sale

AMD pushes new frontiers as first Vega graphics card goes on sale Disqus member '#define' got his hands on a brand new AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition, and chose to test The Witcher 3 on this GPU. The new Radeon Vega Frontier optimized drivers have been used for the benchmarks and these drivers allow users to switch between professional and game mode. [Full Article...]


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