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Adorable 5-year-old gives Prince Harry a little beard pat

Decorum be damned when there are royal beards to tickle. That's the kind of rebellion Prince Harry found during a royal visit to the Australian town of Dubbo, when a tiny school boy indulged in a little pat of His Royal Highness' beard. The Duke of
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U.S. Embassy apologises after cat picture mistakenly sent out

We'd never get you to say sorry for sending an adorable cat picture. But the U.S. Embassy in Canberra, Australia has apologised on behalf of the Department of State who did just that, accidentally sending a test email featuring a photo of a cat
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This art installation is made out of plastic waste collected from the ocean

Plastic pollution is huge problem for the world's oceans, with an estimated 8 million tonnes of plastic waste entering the global marine environment each year, and posing a serious threat to wildlife. Many of us though, only really see its effects
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So, turns out snakes have been hitchhiking on planes. Have a nice flight.

Seems Snakes on a Plane isn't as a ridiculous film as we thought, as new research suggests snakes have been hitchhiking on planes. Feel good about that trip you're about to take?  A team of scientists led by the University of Queensland has
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Aussies are baffled over something called 'Australian battered potatoes'

Thanks to the likes of Outback Steakhouse, Australians have grown used to Americans and their weird take on what their food is like. While they're happy to let the awfully calorific Bloomin' Onion slide, the Aussies are less amused about something
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Large chunk of beach gets eaten up by the ocean in 'nearshore landslip' event

A large chunk of an Australian beach has fallen into the ocean, in another incident of its kind in recent years. On Monday morning, approximately 200 to 300 metres (218 to 328 yards) of beach at south-east Queensland's Inskip Point eroded into the
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Authorities are trying to figure out who is sticking needles in Australian strawberries

Someone keeps messing with the strawberries in Australia. A bunch of contamination incidents involving sewing needles found in strawberries and in other fruit has resulted in panic among authorities and the public. SEE ALSO: $40,000 worth of rare,
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Hannah Gadsby's one-minute of Emmys glory stole the show

What are jokes anyway? A delight in an often lacklustre Emmys, Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby pretty much stole the show on Monday with her brilliantly dry, but very funny bit while handing out the Outstanding Director for a Drama Series award.
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Hannah Gadsby's one-minute of Emmys glory stole the show

What are jokes anyway? A delight in an often lacklustre Emmys, Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby pretty much stole the show on Monday with her brilliantly dry, but very funny bit while handing out the Outstanding Director for a Drama Series award.
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Apple and Facebook could be asked by Australia to build tools to get around encryption

Like the FBI, Australia has been finding ways to get past encryption, with big tech companies famously not making it easy for authorities. In response, Australia's government unveiled draft plans on Tuesday to make companies help intelligence and

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