Saturday, February 24, 2018

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Malcolm Turnbull consulted his wife, Lucy, over minister-staff sex ban

PM says his criticism of Barnaby Joyce ‘would have overwhelming endorsement of Australians’ Malcolm and Lucy Turnbull on Channel Nine’s 60 Minutes program. Photograph: 60 Minutes/Channel Nine. The ministerial sex ban Malcolm Turnbull imposed on his...

Sky netted a sweet Premier League deal but the TV rights bubble isn’t over

The value of TV packages may have plateaued in the UK but footie bosses aren’t worried, with the game’s appeal growing globally and the likes of Amazon on the sidelines Sky secured four of...

13 killed in Mexico helicopter crash

The helicopter was attempting to land at an airfield in Santiago Jamiltepec when it crashed in a nearby field on top of two vehicles, a spokeswoman for the Oaxaca attorney general's office told...

Self-employed? Here’s how to get a mortgage

A third of people think lenders are biased against them, but there are ways to win them over It took a year for self-employed Jo-Anna Francis to remortgage following a divorce. Photograph: Jo-Anna Francis The number...

Turnbull says he has 'nothing to apologise for' over Barnaby Joyce row

PM says two men had a ‘frank discussion’ on Saturday and describes relationship with Nationals as an ‘enduring alliance’ Malcolm Turnbull said his meeting with Barnaby Joyce on Saturday was ‘frank and warm, friendly,...

Apocalypse now for Britain’s retailers as low wages and the web cause ruin

Big-name stores are teetering on the brink. Without radical action to bring back shoppers, UK high streets will be wrecked UK shoppers face declining real pay and debt problems, but there is also a...

South Korea puts brakes on Kim talks

A high-level delegation from the North invited Moon to Pyongyang for talks with his North Korean counterpart while in South Korea last week for the opening of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.The delegation's...

Turnbull’s attack on Emma Alberici’s tax-cut analysis doesn’t add up | Greg Jericho

There’s a bit of smoke and mirrors involved when companies say tax concessions are needed to increase wages Company tax cuts don’t pay for themselves – even Scott Morrison concedes that. Photograph: Mike Bowers for...

Post-Columbine generation demands action on guns: 'We don't deserve this'

Survivors of the Florida attack have grown up in a world where school shooting are the norm, and they want a different future Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school attend a memorial following...

Tracy Brabin calls for self-employed to be able to share parental pay

Maternity & paternity rights Parent-friendly employers Former actress wins cross-party support for her bill to give ‘gig’ workers the same rights as staff Tracy Brabin as Tricia Armstrong in Coronation Street, with William Tarmey as Jack...

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Amazon has acquired 3D body model startup, Body Labs, for $50M-$70M

TechCrunch has learned that Amazon has acquired Body Labs, a company with a stated aim of creating true-to-life...