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The most expensive city to live in? | The World

It's the first time three cities have shared the unenviable title, according to The Economist Intelligence Unit's 2019 Worldwide Cost of Living...

NZ announces post-Christchurch ban on military-style semi-automatic weapons | ABC News

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced a plan to ban military-style semi-automatic weapons and assault rifles in the wake of the...

How will the biggest changes to private health insurance in decades affect you? | 7.30

Next month the most significant changes to private health insurance for decades will start to roll out and everyone in Australia with cover will be...

Hillary's former campaign chairman talks Mueller, Trump and hacking democracies | The World

Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman John Podesta, who had his emails hacked by Russian agents in 2016, discusses "the weaponisation" of...

How an Australian studio helped bring Lego Movie 2 to life | ABC News

The sequel to the Lego Movie is upon us. But what you might not know is that the film has an Australian connection. It was pieced together, brick...

Can you tell where this beer was brewed? (1967) | RetroFocus

Even in the days before mass-market beer production and multinational breweries, connoisseurs had trouble identifying their local brew. In this...

America's opioid epidemic up close | Foreign Correspondent

A pill triggers more deaths than guns or car crashes in America. It has been pushed by a secretive billionaire family; from backwoods Appalachia to...

Yasir Amin survived the Christchurch shooting | 7.30

Yasir Amin survived the Christchurch shootings. He and his father were on their way to Friday prayers when they came across the gunman. Yasir did...

New Zealand cabinet agrees to change gun laws after Christchurch attacks | ABC News

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says gun law reforms will be announced in 10 days in the wake of the Christchurch shooting. Speaking...

The journey of conjoined twins Nima and Dawa | Australian Story

It took an army of Australians to separate conjoined twins Nima and Dawa. Joined at the chest and abdomen, the Bhutanese twins required separation...

The Uber Story: How the ride share giant outwitted regulators and crushed competition | Four Corners

Since emerging nine years ago on the streets of San Francisco, the edgy digital disruptor has upended an entire industry business model and made...

Why Uber wants you to know it’s more than just a rideshare company

Despite its popularity, Uber is losing billions of dollars every year. Four Corners explains why the global brand wants you to think of it as...

Should we deny all attention to perpetrators of terror attacks? | ABC News

Journalism lecturer Glynn Greensmith from Curtin University says extremists who live-stream their attacks or post manifestos online want to be...

Students strike to demand climate action | ABC News

On Friday March 16, Tens of thousands of Australian students walked out of school to march in support of action on climate change. Sydney...