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What constitutes a ‘state of emergency’?

WHAT CONSTITUTES A STATE OF EMERGENCY IN NSW?The state of emergency declaration falls under Section 33 of the State of Emergency and Rescue Management Act 1989 and was made on Monday in anticipation of "catastrophic" fire danger conditions expected...

Premier lashes NSW fire union funds claim

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has lashed out at union claims her government has this year cut almost $13 million from the state's urban-firefighting budget.A catastrophic fire danger rating - the highest possible level - is on Tuesday in place...

Rudy Giuliani plans his own PODCAST to proclaim his and Trump’s innocence as impeachment heats up

Rudy Giuliani was overheard on Saturday floating launching a podcast that would focus on providing analysis of the public hearings related to the impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump.While speaking to an unidentified woman at Sant Ambroeus, a crowded New...

Arts can help treat, prevent illness: WHO

Didgeridoo lessons, singing toothbrushes, and calligraphy training can all benefit health, according to a new report.The World Health Organisation looked at the ways in which the arts can help prevent ill-health and support the treatment of mental illness, non-communicable...

Vic paramedics to support pill testing

Paramedics are calling for pill testing at music festivals to alert Victorian revellers of dangerous drugs in real-time.The Victorian Ambulance Union says drugs confiscated by police and security at events should be tested by chemists so warnings can be...

NSW fires: Blue Mtns has a sleepless night

Blue Mountains mayor Mark Greenhill endured a "sleepless night" after his region was included in the catastrophic bushfire warning issued for NSW.The NSW Rural Fire Service will brief Blue Mountains City Council on Tuesday morning on its enhanced powers...

Boy, 13, walked for six hours after Mexico ambush killed mum and two brothers

The 13-year-old Mormon boy who walked for hours to get help after his family was ambushed near the US-Mexico border has spoken out publicly about his harrowing journey for the first time.Devin's mother and two younger brothers, Trevor, 11,...

Southbank rescue operation after crane operator falls in Melbourne

Emergency services have been called to Southbank in Melbourne to reports a crane operator has fallen at a work site.Paramedics were called to the site on Kavanagh Street after the accident happened about 6.45am on Tuesday.They are working with...

Europe approves first-ever Ebola vaccine

US pharmaceutical maker Merck & Co Inc has received approval from the European Commission to market its Ebola vaccine, less than a month after a European medicines panel backed the first-ever vaccine against the deadly virus.The vaccine, Ervebo, is...

US judge tosses Trump tax returns case

A federal judge has dismissed New York's attorney general and state tax commissioner as defendants in US President Donald Trump's lawsuit seeking to block a House of Representatives committee from obtaining his New York state tax returns.US District Judge...

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What constitutes a ‘state of emergency’?

WHAT CONSTITUTES A STATE OF EMERGENCY IN NSW?The state of emergency declaration falls under Section 33 of the State...

Adidas backpedals on robotic factories

An expensive experiment in global distribution has been abandoned by Adidas, which has announced that will close its robotic “Speedfactories” in Atlanta and...

Members of neo-Nazi website were exposed in data dump and many are ex and active personnel

An anonymous hacker infiltrated a well-known neo-Nazi website and published members' sensitive information online.The massive data dump of Iron March occurred last week and...

Manchester City will get chequebook out again as they try to keep pace with league leaders Liverpool

Manchester City are preparing to spend big again to ensure the club remain among Europe’s elite.Sportsmail understands the club’s top brass will flex their...

MAFS: Jules Robertson and Cameron Merchant’s TV wedding has an airdate

Married at First Sight's 'wedding of the year' has finally been given an airdate.  Jules Robinson's legally-binding wedding to Cameron Merchant will air on Channel Nine's...