2018-12-05 07:25:15 UTC
Brexit campaigner Farage quits UK Independence Party
ABC News, 04 Dec 2018 21:57Z
The former party leader fears UKIP has gone too far to the right of politics
and won't fill the "huge space" for a Brexit party in UK politics, citing
its appointment of a prominent anti-Islam activist.
'Crazy', 'dangerous' Saudi Prince responsible for Khashoggi killing, US
ABC News, 04 Dec 2018 21:58Z
Leading US senators say they are more certain than ever Saudi Crown Prince
Mohammed bin Salman was responsible for the killing of journalist Jamal
Khashoggi after they received a CIA briefing on the matter.
Zeke Hausfather @hausfath 04 Dec 2018 22:34Z
Replying to @patp1222
That plot is
1) not accurate (the GISP 2 ice core ends circa 1850, and Greenland has
warmed ~2C since then (and the world has warmed ~1C), and
2) Greenland is not the world, and has much higher temperature variability.
Global proxies are much more stable: pic.twitter.com/I8pVLUCVod
'We will get you arrested': A 'tsunami' of scam calls fleece Aussies out of $
800,000 in one month
ABC News Breakfast, 04 Dec 2018 23:39Z
New figures from the ATO reveal more than 37,000 scam attempts were reported
last month alone, with one elderly person fleeced out of $236,000.
Trump rattled amid suspense over crucial Mueller filing?
MSNBC.com, 05 Dec 2018 00:23Z
For 30 years, Nikki blamed her hay fever on pollen. The real culprit was
sitting right under her nose
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 00:38Z
Nikki Atack is severely allergic to a range of fruits, vegetables and
pollens - and she's not alone. Experts say there's a link between hay fever
and food allergies, but the good news is there are steps you can take to
ease your symptoms.
Pyne insists $50b submarine project on track despite blowout reports
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 00:48Z
Serious discrepancies are emerging over the status of Australia's biggest
ever defence project, with Defence Minister Christopher Pyne rejecting
reports of extra costs and construction time.
Four men charged in Panama Papers investigation
Posted 44 minutes ago
05 Dec 2018 00:52Z
Federal authorities in New York announce a raft of conspiracy and tax fraud
charges against 4 men in the first US prosecution related to the
so-called Panama Papers.
Two forces are colliding to make this the end of Trump's presidency as
we know it
ABC/Opinion, 05 Dec 2018 01:09Z
Donald Trump started Dec in much the same way that he has behaved
during every other month: with a storm of tweets. But to the relief of many
Americans, a change may be on the way, writes Micheline Maynard.
[Insert "Jaws" track here:]
Former Trump adviser's cooperation with Mueller probe 'substantial'
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 02:07Z
Special counsel Robert Mueller's office is calling Michael Flynn's
cooperation with its investigation "substantial" and is recommending no
prison time for the former Trump administration national security adviser.
Parked cars, stationary objects a problem for Tasmanian drivers, new data shows
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 03:07Z
Drivers in Tasmania are the worst in the country when it comes to crashing
into parked cars and stationary objects, new data shows, with the average
age of cars being almost 12 years old - a fact which might be adding to the
Russian curling medallist banned for 4 years
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 03:31Z
Alexander Krushelnitsky is banned for 4 years in the doping case which
cost Russia the right to fly its flag at the Winter Olympics.
Tsunami waves have been spotted following mag 7.5 earthquake off New
NWS Tsunami Alerts @NWS_NTWC 05 Dec 2018 04:01Z
Tsunami Info Stmt: M7.6 in the Loyalty Islands region 2018PST Dec 4:
Tsunami NOT expected; CA,OR,WA,BC,and AK #NTWC
There's a new place to lodge complaints about the banks - and it's
already been flooded
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 05:06Z
The Australian Financial Complaints Authority only began at the start
of Nov, but it has already been flooded with more than 6,500
complaints - that's an average of 310 every business day.
Tsunami waves seen after magnitude-7.5 earthquake off New Caledonia's coast
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 05:09Z
Three-metre waves could hit the coasts of New Caledonia and Vanuatu
after a powerful earthquake strikes at a depth of about 10 kilometres.
By telling the truth after getting caught lying, Michael Flynn could avoid jail ABC/Analysis, 05 Dec 2018 05:12Z
Donald Trump's former campaign and national security adviser lied to
the FBI during the early stages of the investigation into Russian
election interference, but Robert Mueller has praised his cooperation
'About time': Cuba is launching full internet access on mobile phones
ABC News, 05 Dec 2018 05:22Z
Cubans will be able to access the internet on their mobile phones
beginning this week, marking a milestone for what has long been one of
the Western Hemisphere's least-connected countries. But the cost will
be out of reach for many.
It was a 'mistake' for Trump to agree on a trade ceasefire with China at G-20,
CNBC, 05 Dec 2018 06:47Z
AT&T and Verizon tried to demonstrate 5G in Hawaii, and failed bigtime
The Verge, 05 Dec 2018
This week's Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Summit was supposed to be the
coming-out party for blazing-fast 5G cellular networks - the first time that ...
Has Russia just put a secret weapon in orbit? New launch prompts security
Daily Mail, 05 Dec 2018
The rocket, launched from Plesetsk Cosmodrome in Western Russia, was set to
launch 3 new communications satellites.
Eat more than 6 French fries and risk your life, expert says
New York Post, 05 Dec 2018
Nobody needs an expert to tell us that French fries are unhealthy, but
professor Eric Rimm at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is
trying to ruin them ...
AccuWeather @breakingweather 05 Dec 2018 06:31Z
Key West, Florida, hit 86 F on Tue which tied the daily record
originally set in 1880. Much cooler air will filter across the area into
Thu: ow.ly/maJq30mRU2o pic.twitter.com/fLRcPigscj