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Australia

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull confirms government will not back former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd for UN secretary-general - Sky News Australia

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Australia

Reports: Well-known News Corp sports journalist Phil 'Buzz' Rothfield received payments from controversial Australian gambler at center of betting scandals in rugby league and racing - Sydney Morning Herald

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Australia

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announces Royal Commission terms in Northern Territory Youth Detention - Sky News

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkey's justice minister has received intelligence that Fetullah Gülen could flee to Australia, Mexico, Canada, South Africa or Egypt - Reuters

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Australia

Police use of hoods, restraints, and teargas on Australian aboriginal children in detention centers could violate UN treaty barring torture, UN official says - Reuters

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Australia

Australia's Northern Territory government considering moving children out of Don Dale youth detention center immediately - Sky News Australia

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Australia

Australian man wins Pacific island resort in $49 raffle - CNN

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Australia

Australian teenager Dylan Voller abused in detention thanks Australian community for 'the support you have shown us boys' - CNN

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Australia

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull says Royal Commission probe into abuse of juvenile inmates at Northern Territory will not be broadened - The Australian

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Australia

Australian inflation figures for June quarter show 0.4% rise in consumer price index - Sky News Australia

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markets

Asian shares largely flat on caution ahead of US Fed rate decision; Japan's Nikkei 1.1% higher, Australia's ASX up 0.3%, South Korea's KOSPI flat - BBC

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Australia

Australian High Court dismisses a class action by ANZ customers against excessive bank fees - Sky News Australia

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Australia

12 arrested in connection to drug-supply investigation Southern Highlands and Western Sydney areas of Australia - New South Wales Police Force

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Australia

Police release CCTV image in renewed appeal for information on May stabbing in Arncliffe area of Sydney, Australia - New South Wales Police Force

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia

Corrections officers in Australia's Northern Territory continue negotiations with prisoners on roof of Alice Springs detention facility; official says men unarmed - ABC Australia

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2016 Olympics

Australian athletes to move into Rio Olympic village on Wednesday after local officials address accommodation concerns that included block toilets, exposed wiring - BBS Sport

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Australia

Australia's Northern Territory Police say 8 adult inmates are on the roof of the Alice Springs prison - ABC News

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Australia

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says there will be a royal commission into treatment of children in youth detention in the Northern Territory - Sky News Australia

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2016 Olympics

Australia team will not move into the Olympic Village for now due to problems including 'blocked toilets, leaking pipes and exposed wiring,' head of country's delegation says - Guardian

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Australia

Controversial sports biochemist Stephen Dank discharged from Melbourne hospital after suspected drive-by shooting - Guardian

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