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  1. Ex-CFMEU boss David Hanna to fight corruption charges

    01.25 / 00:37 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    Former CFMEU boss David Hanna will defend allegations of corruption and fraud relating to the construction of a Brisbane house, his lawyer…
  2. Can computers make decent music? English start-up Jukedeck thinks so

    01.24 / 04:19 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    Patrick Stobbs recently sat in a conference room playing songs from his smartphone, attempting to show how his startup, Jukedeck, is at the cutting edge of music. The tune sounded like the soundtrack to a 1980s video game. "This is where we were two years ago," he said, looking slightly…
  3. Chinese trader Xu Xiang jailed, $2.3b in fines handed out

    01.23 / 23:55 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    China sentenced former hedge fund manager Xu Xiang to five-and-a-half years imprisonment for market manipulation, in one of the most high-profile cases following the 2015 market rout,??a court in the eastern city of Qingdao said in its official Weibo…
  4. Neil Wagner run out: cricket law makes no sense: Hesson

    01.23 / 22:54 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    Cricket's lawmakers have been urged to step in following the bizarre run out dismissal of New Zealand batsman Neil…
  5. President Donald Trump signs order to withdraw from TransPacific Partnership

    01.23 / 17:49 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    President Donald Trump began recasting America's role in the global economy Monday, cancelling an agreement for a sweeping trade deal with Asia as one of his first official White House…
  6. David Warner claims second Allan Border Medal

    01.23 / 10:44 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    David Warner has become just the fourth man in history to win back-to-back Allan Border…
  7. Queensland 1am lockouts scrapped, Safe Night Precinct special events permits halved

    01.23 / 07:41 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    The 1am lockout has been scrapped and mandatory ID scanners will be introduced in Safe Night Precincts by…
  8. CCTV footage of purse theft leads to charges

    01.23 / 05:39 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    Police have charged a woman with stealing from a 79-year-old woman in a Mundaring shopping centre after CCTV footage of the incident was released to the p…
  9. Brisbane shooting: Man dies after 'shot in chest' on CBD film set

    01.23 / 05:19 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    A man in his 20s is fighting for life as police respond to reports he was shot in the chest in the Brisbane…
  10. MH370 'highly likely' in zone to north says frustrated Australian Transport Safety Bureau

    01.23 / 05:00 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    Searchers for MH370 maintain the missing Malaysia Airlines flight is probably to the north of where they had been looking in the southern Indian…
  11. Ben Hunt signs five-year Dragons deal

    01.23 / 04:59 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    St George Illawarra have confirmed the signing of Brisbane halfback Ben Hunt for the 2018 NRL…
  12. David Williamson writing Rupert Murdoch mini-series for American cable TV

    01.23 / 03:58 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    The great Australian playwright has a movie as well as a television drama on the boil in the…
  13. Sydney victim of Melbourne mall massacre Jess Mudie 'had a bright future ahead'

    01.23 / 02:58 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    She was a cocktail-loving, smiling "bright bubble of joy"  who was on the up in the insurance i…
  14. Loalwa Braz: sang the vocals on worldwide hit Lambada

    01.23 / 02:17 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    Music was in her blood – her father was a dance band leader and her mother a classical p…
  15. Fire destroys classroom at Ballarat primary school a week before the start of school

    01.23 / 01:57 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    A suspicious fire has "gutted" several classrooms in a Ballarat primary school weeks before the start of the school …
  16. Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway introduces the world to 'alternative facts'

    01.22 / 23:35 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    If there was one Sunday-morning talk show exchange that describes the new reality for the political media - and for the truth - during the Donald Trump era, this was…
  17. Bruce Springsteen tour: The Boss bites back with a political setlist for the ages

    01.22 / 23:15 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    If the first show of Bruce Springsteen's much-anticipated The River tour in Australia is anything to go by, The Boss and his E Street Band have something very special in store for their Australian…
  18. McGrath hit by soft property market, agent exits

    01.22 / 22:34 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    One of the country's largest real estate agents, McGrath, has signaled that second half revenues will fall below first half estimates, providing further confirmation that the tide is going out on the residential property …
  19. The Big Bang Theory is getting a spin-off based on 12-year-old Sheldon Cooper

    01.22 / 21:33 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    In these uncertain times, it's comforting to know spinoffs aren't going away any time soon - especially when it involves television's most-loved theoretical…
  20. Donald Trump is putting Wall Street elite in charge of America's economy

    01.22 / 20:33 www.theage.com.au Theage.com.au - Top Stories
    ​In announcing the appointment of Carl Icahn as his new adviser on regulatory reform, President-elect Donald Trump characterised the Wall Street legend as "one of the world's great businessmen." By Trump standards, it was a minor mischaracterisation, one that confused the Main Street world of business, where value-adding goods and services are created and sold, with the trading, dealmaking world of finance on Wall S…