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There were tears, outrage and despair as protests erupted across the country after the US Supreme Court on Friday overturned the landmark Roe v Wade ruling - ending the constitutional rights to abortion.

Jacinta Allan has been announced as Victoria's new deputy premier following the resignation of James Merlino on Friday after receiving the unanimous support of her caucus colleagues.

The Queensland government has announced the removal of its remaining COVID restrictions after advice from the state’s health officer.

REA Group Senior Economist Eleanor Creagh says Parramatta is one of the suburbs where demand for potential renters has “more than doubled”.

Daniel Andrews on Saturday said the November state election "will be close" as he faced questions about whether he had discussed a handover following the announcement of a new deputy premier.

The International Olympic Committee has defended its stance that it is up to each international sports body to set their own rules for transgender athletes, despite criticism for its lack of leadership.

Anthony Albanese and Penny Wong will both be heading overseas on Sunday - the Prime Minister to Europe and the Foreign Minister to Southeast Asia.

NSW Education Minister Sarah Mitchell has described planned strike action by the state's teachers next week as "politically motivated", because "we're a Coalition government".


An attempt by journalists to discredit Johnny Depp's legal victory against Amber Heard as "misogyny" is why readers are losing faith in legacy journalism, writes Jack Houghton.

@Project_Veritas  has released a video on Twitter which alleges there may have been cases of voter fraud in Michigan after a postal service worker claimed they were directed by their supervisor to change post stamps on mail-in ballots.

Australia has been warned by the Chinese ambassador that it could face an economic hit if it does not back down from a push into the nation’s handling of the coronavirus.

Tributes are flowing for 23-year-old James Kondilios who died after he tested positive for COVID-19. The powerlifter was double vaccinated and had no underlying health conditions.

Child Psychologist Clare Rowe says it's uncomfortable seeing world leaders listen to a child like Greta Thunberg who has “essentially received a one sided point of view her whole life”, and has “grossly exaggerated the impact of climate change”.

Beijing’s continued crackdown on pro-democracy advocates in Hong Kong is a reminder we need to be “clear eyed about China and resolute about our values,” according to Sky News host Chris Kenny

A nationwide day of mourning and reflection for the Christchurch attack victims is being held in NZ with a call to prayer from Islamic community leaders followed by a two-minute silence. MORE: #SkyLiveNow 

@rowandean : The media elite in London are the absolute swamp. They're desperate to remain in the EU. They hate Brexit. They sneer at anyone who wants to leave. MORE: #Credlin 

@rowandean : Climate change is a fraudulent and dangerous cult, which has paralysed and bewitched the ruling elites, and is driven by unscrupulous and sinister interests including the power-hungry socialist mob at the UN. MORE: #outsiders 

The Wuhan Institute of Virology kept live bats in cages, new footage from inside the facility has revealed, disproving denials from World Health Organisation investigators who claimed the suggestion was a “conspiracy”.