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Milk recalled in Victoria, southern NSW over possible E.coli contamination

Milk recalled in Victoria, southern NSW over possible E.coli contamination

SUMMARY: The affected products have a use-by date of July 2, 2019:7-Eleven Lite Milk 2L bottle (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Gippy Full Cream Milk 2L bottle (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Gippy Lite Milk 2L bottle (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Maxi Foods Lite Milk 2L bottle (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Pauls Professional Cafe Crema Milk 2L bottle (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Pauls Smarter White 2% Fat Milk 2L bottle (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Rev Low Fat Milk 2L bottle (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Rev Low Fat Milk 1L carton (use-by date: 2 July 2019)Coles Brand Full Cream 2L bottle (use-by date of July)Consumers should return the products to where they bought them for a full refund and anyone with health concerns should seek medical attention.

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ABC should sell metropolitan properties and shift to regional centres, senator says

ABC should sell metropolitan properties and shift to regional centres, senator says

SUMMARY: ABC should sell metropolitan properties and shift to regional centres, senator saysPostedA federal government senator has called on the ABC to sell several of its capital city premises to help pay down national debt.

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Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas says the state is spending more than the Commonwealth on infrastructure. Is he correct?

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas says the state is spending more than the Commonwealth on infrastructure. Is he correct?

SUMMARY: First, the 10-year, $100 billion federal infrastructure spend relates only to land transport infrastructure projects.

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Man dies in truck accident at Red Hill quarry after vehicle rolls off mine embankment

Man dies in truck accident at Red Hill quarry after vehicle rolls off mine embankment

SUMMARY: Man dies in truck accident at Red Hill quarry after vehicle rolls off mine embankmentPostedA man in his 40s has died following a truck accident at a quarry in Red Hill, north east of Perth.

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Retirement village residents unhappy about complex contracts and fees

Retirement village residents unhappy about complex contracts and fees

SUMMARY: Retirement village residents unhappy about complex contracts and feesPostedThe aged care royal commission has uncovered some shocking stories about the treatment of older Australians.

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Reserve Bank likely to cut interest rates again because 'we could do better' on creating jobs

Reserve Bank likely to cut interest rates again because 'we could do better' on creating jobs

SUMMARY: Almost one in two women work part-time and more than one in two younger workers work part-time."

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Woolworths under fire as NSW pubs are investigated over free drinks for pokies players

Woolworths under fire as NSW pubs are investigated over free drinks for pokies players

SUMMARY: Woolworths under fire as NSW pubs are investigated over free drinks for pokies playersPostedTwo hotels are under investigation for allegedly supplying patrons with free alcohol in order to keep them playing poker machines.

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Australian gold prices reach all-time high amid global uncertainty

Australian gold prices reach all-time high amid global uncertainty

SUMMARY: Australian gold prices reach all-time high amid global uncertaintyUpdatedRenewed hope for another Australian gold rush might be good for those who happen to strike it rich — but investors say it is also a sign of global uncertainty.

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Could the NT build a national recycling hub? Report paints bright future for Top End renewables

Could the NT build a national recycling hub? Report paints bright future for Top End renewables

SUMMARY: Report paints bright future for Top End renewablesUpdatedTop End sunshine could fuel a national recycling hub, according to authors of a new report that paints a bright future for the Northern Territory.

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Tailings dams failure risks range from high to extreme in audits by Australian mining giants

Tailings dams failure risks range from high to extreme in audits by Australian mining giants

SUMMARY: Major mining companies including BHP, Rio Tinto, and Glencore have also revealed to shareholders that they have high and extreme risk tailings dams active in Australia.

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What Are The Blue-Collar Jobs Of The Future?

What Are The Blue-Collar Jobs Of The Future?

SUMMARY: The truth, however, is that the future for American blue-collar workers is teeming with a new kind of opportunity defined by jobs more aptly categorized as “green-collar” instead of blue.

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How Lies And a Troubled Workplace Brought Down The Founder Of $115 Million Cleo

How Lies And a Troubled Workplace Brought Down The Founder Of $115 Million Cleo

SUMMARY: The harangue stunned some of Cleo’s employees, who felt that it flew in the face of the company’s mission to create a better workplace for parents.

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Donald Trump Takes A Big Step Toward Personal And Portable Health Insurance

Donald Trump Takes A Big Step Toward Personal And Portable Health Insurance

SUMMARY: They used an account called a Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA), providing funds employees could use to buy their own health insurance.

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The Top 10 Characteristics Of Highly Admired People

The Top 10 Characteristics Of Highly Admired People

SUMMARY: GettyWhen it comes to admired things, we usually found ourselves craving for money, glamorous cars, lovely holidays, pretty faces, or luxurious houses.

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Kenya’s Star Beds Are A Feast For The Senses

Kenya’s Star Beds Are A Feast For The Senses

SUMMARY: Loisaba's star beds are comfortable and warm and provide undimmed views of the constellations of Kenya's skies.

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U.S. Government Announces Critical Warning For Microsoft Windows Users

U.S. Government Announces Critical Warning For Microsoft Windows Users

SUMMARY: GettyThe United States Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has gone public with a warning to Microsoft Windows users regarding a critical security vulnerability.

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The Battle Between Big Beer And Craft Is Over. Sparkling Water Killed It.

The Battle Between Big Beer And Craft Is Over. Sparkling Water Killed It.

SUMMARY: Craft fans will—and should—continue to get upset when Big Beer denigrates their passions, and Big Beer should stop being antagonistic.

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The Paradox of Declining Renewable Costs and Rising Electricity Prices

The Paradox of Declining Renewable Costs and Rising Electricity Prices

SUMMARY: Why Renewable Generation Costs Have PlummetedThere are several reasons for the steep reduction in renewable costs.

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How Microsoft's Surface Failure Created Success

How Microsoft's Surface Failure Created Success

SUMMARY: Microsoft’s Surface RT looked the part till you started to use it, and then the flaws kept on coming.

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The Arguments For And Against Marijuana Legalization In The U.S. [Infographic]

The Arguments For And Against Marijuana Legalization In The U.S. [Infographic]

SUMMARY: Towards the end of last year, a Gallup poll found that U.S. public support for marijuana legalization surged to 66%.

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