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Australia fights to keep Pacific rim trade deal going with or without the U.S.
"We were always safe, we just couldn't let anyone know."
'Spending so much time in Canberra has denied a village somewhere in Australia of its idiot.'
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'This is why New Zealanders can't have nice things.'
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Sydney's famous harbour bridge has been lit up in spectacular style to welcome 2017. Australia's best known city sent up a dazzling tribute to 2016's fallen icons with a New Year's Eve fireworks di...
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Netanyahu has warned New Zealand it was 'declaring war'.
The only appropriate way to describe 2016 in a nutshell would be a long, drawn-out sigh. Yet despite all the devastating moments, a handful of news stories showed that humanity still has a lot of hear...
"You said that you were leaving, that you had nothing left in the tank."
Now that's a BIG turtle. This giant leatherback joined some boaters off Mangawhai, New Zealand on Tuesday ― and as the clip posted on Facebook by Pippa Partington shows, the big guy was very chill abo...
He says leaders sometimes stay too long.
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Steve Smith, stop it. Just stop it.
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The phone calls could originate from overseas.
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The search continues for survivors.
Who doesn’t the Great White Shark know?
HMAS Darwin has been enlisted to assist in the quake recovery effort.
A farmer has saved his 3 stranded cows using a pick and shovel.
The country has been sitting on a knife-edge as it battled a day of heartbreak and severe aftershocks that allowed a wave of devastation to chew its way across New Zealand. Triggered by the 7.5-magnit...
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Three cows are stranded on a tiny patch of land following the powerful earthquake that shook New Zealand's South Island early Monday. The 7.8-magnitude quake and its subsequent aftershocks killed at l...
All Blacks great Richie McCaw has joined the deadly earthquake rescue efforts. The recently retired rugby superstar is now a commercial helicopter pilot. He has been flying rescue and reconnaissance m...
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The big quake has killed 2 people and caused widespread damage.
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Sweet home Chicago. The place where historical sporting droughts go to die in 2016. First the Chicago Cubs. Now Joe Schmidt's fabulous Ireland rugby team. It has been a week for sumptuous sporting his...
As Test cricket died in Perth on Thursday, two young teams tussled for the initiative as if their live
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The Māori people stand with Standing Rock Sioux by sending them hakas through Facebook.
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Labor is under pressure to support the ban, but then there's the UN Refugee Convention.
Is this a way to make a cross-Tasman resettlement deal work?
Two children were thrown from the ride.