2019-03-20 03:15:08 UTC
Jury Says Roundup Weed Killer Contributed To Man's Cancer
NPR, 20 Mar 2019 02:11Z
After 5 days of deliberation the jury concluded the weed killer was a
"substantial factor" in causing non-Hodgkins lymphoma in the plaintiff. It's
the second ...
08 Apr 2019 2019Q1 $bn disasters NOAA
Power restored to 30k Sydney homes
7news, 19 Mar 2019 12:12Z
Ausgrid says it still doesn't know what caused the outage.
Cyclone Trevor: 220km/h winds recorded as storm hits far north Queensland
The Australian, 19 Mar 2019 13:12Z
Murdoch family launches a new Fox; former House Speaker Paul Ryan joins
Los Angeles Times, 19 Mar 2019 13:19Z
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox has spun off various television assets -
including the Fox News Channel and Fox broadcast network - to form a new ...
Cyclone's Huge Floods Endanger Thousands in Southern Africa
US News & World Report, 19 Mar 2019 13:31Z
90% of Mozambican city of Beira destroyed by Cyclone Idai - Red Cross
africanews, 18 Mar 2019
Cyclone Idai: 'Massive disaster' in Mozambique and Zimbabwe
BBC News, 19 Mar 2019 16:38Z
Cyclone Idai has triggered a "massive disaster" in southern Africa affecting
hundreds of 1000s if not mns of people, the UN says. The region has
been hit ...
19 blacked-out pages of Cohen search warrant suggest legal peril for Trump
CNBC, 19 Mar 2019 17:36Z
Newly released documents that were used to get search warrants for former
Trump attorney Michael Cohen include a lengthy section related to an "illegal ...
Cyclone Idai May Be 'One of the Worst' Disasters in the Southern ...
New York Times, 19 Mar 2019 17:37Z
Cyclone Idai 'might be southern hemisphere's worst such disaster'
The Guardian, 19 Mar 2019 12:37Z
The devastating cyclone that hit south-eastern Africa may be the worst ever
disaster to strike the southern hemisphere, according to the UN.
GeorgeMonbiot @GeorgeMonbiot Mar 18
When 90% of a city gets wiped out, you might think it would merit just a
little coverage by our news media? Doh! Sorry, it's in Africa. Therefore off
the media map, unless it's terrorism. africanews.com/2019/03/18/90-#
[Beira is bigger than Atlanta or Miami].
AJ+ @ajplus 19 Mar 2019 17:47Z
Cyclone Idai is the worst weather disaster to ever hit the Southern
Hemisphere, says the UN: - Hundreds dead in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and
Malawi - Flooded areas 30 miles wide in Mozambique - Officials estimate over
1,000 dead in Mozambique - 2.6 mn people affected by flooding
South Australia to pay mns for prisoner nicotine program
ABC News, 19 Mar 2019 19:26Z
A 12-week nicotine replacement program will cost the state's taxpayers $2
mn over the next 4 years as the state's prisons prepare to go
Queensland fines revenue on track to nudge half-a-bn dollars, figures
ABC News, 19 Mar 2019 19:42Z
The rollout of new speed cameras and upgraded red light cameras are bringing
in tens of mns of dollars in additional revenue to the Queensland
Government, with the figure expected to surpass half-a-bn dollars by
Tasmania poised to declare victory in war against carp
ABC Radio Hobart, 19 Mar 2019 20:01Z
European carp is known as the "rabbit of the river" due to its prolific
breeding habits, but the 25-year battle to eradicate it from Tasmanian lakes
is nearing an end.
Cyclone Trevor moves across Cape York Peninsula as category-two system
ABC News, 19 Mar 2019 20:12Z
The Far North Queensland communities of Aurukun and Weipa are next in the
firing line as Tropical Cyclone Trevor continues to track towards the Gulf
of Carpentaria after bringing down trees with its 133kph winds yesterday.
Deutsche Bank, George Conway and the black hole of Trump's corruption
Washington Post, 19 Mar 2019 20:00Z
All of Trump's Humiliating Financial Lies Are About to Be Exposed
Vanity Fair, 19 Mar 2019 17:45Z
Cyclone Veronica declared off N WA
ABC News, 19 Mar 2019 20:31Z
The system is expected to rapidly intensify to cat3 by tomorrow night
as it tracks parallel to the Pilbara coast. There is a chance it will
cross the WA coast later in the week.
[Elsewhere, the BoM says 300mm have fallen in FNQ as Trevor crosses
the Penn to the Gulf. Trevor is the strongest storm to make landfall
so far this season].
NYC official: Kushner firm flouted rules, endangered tenants
The Associated Press, 19 Mar 2019 22:11Z
NY. A New York City councilman accused the Kushner family real estate
company on Tue of putting tenants in danger by allowing several ...
Final showdown looms for last 3 residents of 'Australia's deadliest town'
ABC North West WA, 19 Mar 2019 22:41Z
The WA Government is playing hardball in an effort to shut down one of the
most toxic sites in the Southern Hemisphere, making moves to force out the
remaining locals "for their own protection".
The first wild eastern bettongs born on Australia's mainland in a century
have all been killed
ABC News, 19 Mar 2019 23:46Z
Of the 67 eastern bettongs released into the wild near Canberra 18 months ago,
none have survived, but researchers say the program was still a success
because it saw the first wild joeys born in 100 years.
Cyclone Veronica forms off WA coast with warning 'strong system' could hit
ABC News, 20 Mar 2019 00:04Z
The Bureau of Meteorology says it is concerned a low pressure system that
developed into Tropical Cyclone Veronica overnight could reach WA's Pilbara
coast by the weekend, threatening communities between Port Hedland and Exmouth.
'The rest will fall into place': Podesta discusses the Mueller investigation
and hacking democracies
ABC/The World, 20 Mar 2019 02:04Z
Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman John Podesta, who had his emails
hacked by Russian agents in 2016, discusses "the weaponisation" of
intelligence and what it will take to beat Donald Trump in 2020.
Jamie Dimon: The US economy should have grown 40% in the last decade, not 20%
Yahoo Finance, 18 Mar 2019
Coal export fears resurface as restrictions hit more Chinese ports and
Australian prices cop a 'belting'
ABC News, 19 Mar 2019 05:22Z
Is it a targeted policy to restrict imports, or "business as usual"?
Analysts are divided about China's treatment of Australian thermal coal.