November 2015

‘Disgusting, flawless, woman': Schumer, Williams feature in 2016 Pirelli calendar

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Amy Schumer and Serena Williams grace the pages of the 2016 Pirelli calendar, in a shift away from the publication’s traditional pictures of nude supermodels.

Muswellbrook education facilities edging closer to completion

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The finishing touches are being put on new education facilities in the Upper Hunter, which are about two months away from completion.

Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of Robert Xie

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The trial of a Sydney man charged with murdering five members of his extended family ends with a hung jury.

Germany’s athletes dismayed by Hamburg’s ‘No’ vote

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German Olympic sports stars have reacted with dismay and disappointment after the public voted against a bid by Hamburg to host the 2024 Games.

Girl, 12, faces attempted murder charge over school knife assault

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A 12-year-old girl will appear in court today on an attempted murder charge over an incident at a school north of Brisbane yesterday.

Chinese yuan to join major currencies in the IMF’s Special Drawing Right

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The International Monetary Fund decides to include the Chinese currency, the yuan, in its basket of reserve currencies that make up the Special Drawing Right.

Is binge drinking worse for your health than drinking every day?

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Some of us like to have a glass or two of wine with dinner; while others prefer to save their boozing for a big night out. But is one worse than the other when it comes to your health?

Suspect in Colorado shooting told he faces murder charge

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Robert Lewis Dear, alleged attacker in the Colorado abortion clinic shooting, is told he faces murder charge during his first court appearance.

Nathan Coulter-Nile called into Australian Test squad

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Western Australian paceman Nathan Coulter-Nile has been included in Australia’s squad for the first Test against West Indies in Hobart, in place of Mitchell Starc.

Grieving mother’s message on World AIDS Day

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More than two decades after Cheryl Olver lost her son Daren to an AIDS-related illness, she wants to ensure the issue is not forgotten.