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Australia Has a New Pro-Trump, Far-Right Party

If just one MP joins the pro-Trump politician, Australia will be ruled by a minority government.

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Trump Brings His War of Words to Australia, of All Places

Diplomatic thunder heads down under.

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Trump’s foreign policy tweetstorm

Lots to chew on here from President Donald Trump's Thursday morning tweetstorm.

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Climate Change Is Just Murdering Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Because 2016 hasn’t been bad enough, the reef endured its largest-ever die-off this year thanks to rising temperatures.

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How Two Australians Tricked North Korea Into Giving Them a Free Round of Golf in Pyongyang

Two pranksters jokingly signed up for a North Korean golf tournament. When government officials there approved, they just went with it.


Malcolm Turnbull Is Losing Popularity, But Says He Is Australia’s Happiest Ever PM

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's ratings are at an all-time low, but he says he's the country's happiest ever government leader.


20 Years After She Warned Australia About Asians, Lawmaker Says Muslims Are the Threat

In an incendiary inaugural senate speech, the leader of Australia’s One Nation party called for an immigration ban and monitoring Islamic groups.

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