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Heartbreak for teen Lotto winner

BRITAIN’S youngest ever million-dollar Lotto winner showered her boyfriend with lavish gifts for a year. He never loved her. Read more


Giants bulldoze Hawks in stunning upset

GWS has defeated Hawthorn by 75 points to announce itself as a genuine premiership contender at Spotless Stadium. Read more


‘There’s not enough f***ing time’

MOMENTS before shots rang out at a Bankstown shopping centre yesterday morning, a man and a woman rushed into a shop screaming for help. Read more


Banks tipped to play scrooge

A STRONGLY tipped cash rate fall next week could leave borrowers no better off with expectations lenders will not give them a break. Read more


Hundreds farewell Bob Andrews

BOB Andrews advocated for drought-stricken farmers and had Irish heritage so it was fitting the heavens opened as hundreds farewelled Premier Daniel Andrews’ dad. Read more


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Construction contracts in May

AiG survey shows record low interest rates struggling to stoke construction activity. Read more


Aust stocks open stronger

Market throws off Greek debt concerns to rally in early trade after four straight days of declines. Read more


McPherson's shares dive 20%

Shares in kitchen and bathroom products maker lose 20% after slashing its FY profit forecasts. Read more


Qld govt moves closer to ethanol mandate

McArdle releases discussion paper ahead of consultation period. Read more


Australia's crowded inner cities need an EV charging plan

Sydney and Melbourne inner city homes generally don't boast garages or even driveways, meaning charging electric cars there will require a plug-point revolution. Read more


Whitfield named NSW Treasury secretary

Departing Westpac institutional bank executive appointed to to replace Phil Gaetjens. Read more


China blamed for 'massive' US government data breach

Described as one of the largest thefts of government data ever seen. Read more


Macquarie Telecom CFO resigns

Michael Simmonds set to depart Macquarie Telecom on June 30. Read more


NAB completes $5.5bn raising

Retail investors take up only 72% of entitlement offer, forcing lender to conduct shortfall bookbuild. Read more


No-fee broker plans Aust push

Start-up Robinhood in discussions with regulators after flood of Australian demand. Read more


Gold prices hit five-week low

Precious metal retreats as robust US data puts rate hikes on the cards. Read more


Hackers take data on 4m US govt staff

US officials suspect hackers based in China are behind the attack, but probe is ongoing. Read more


Aust dollar dips below US77c

Local unit extends heavy losses from local session as commodity prices fall, US data impresses. Read more


Iron ore tests four-month high

Commodity now at levels last seen in mid-February as recovery off 10-year low continues. Read more


Wall Street slips on Greece, oil

US stocks sink at close as traders show nerves over Greece talks, falling crude prices. Read more


Oil sinks ahead of OPEC summit

Crude prices have fallen sharply for a second day ahead of OPEC's production call. Read more


Greece to bundle its June IMF payments

Deadline for repayment moves from June 5 to June 30 as bailout talks flounder. Read more


Apple Watch to hit stores this month

Tech giant says Apple Watch will be available in stores in about two weeks. Read more


European stocks slump at close

Greece uncertainty hits European markets, falls of about 1% seen across continent. Read more


Lagarde confident Greece will repay IMF

IMF chief expects payment from debt-stricken nation to arrive on time on Friday. Read more


Mining challenges to continue: PwC

Report says global market will remain subdued, with no sign of reprieve in coming months. Read more


Greece, creditors agree on some measures

EU says key differences remained in last night's talks, Tsipras to submit counter offer. Read more


US jobless claims fall to 276,000

Labor Department print beats expectations, continue to indicate firming jobs market. Read more


Jeb Bush set to announce White House plans

Bush expected to begin formal campaign on June 15 in Miami. Read more


Ukraine fighting a 'serious violation': EU

European Union says new fighting the most serious cease-fire violation since February. Read more


Greek unemployment unchanged in March

Jobless rate remains at 25.6 per cent, double the eurozone average. Read more


Hong Kong stocks close 0.38% lower

Hang Seng brushes off positive Wall Street lead, Shanghai stocks lift. Read more


China steels itself against trade complaints

Beijing urges steel businesses to launch lawsuits in defence of growing international complaints. Read more


Glencore may cut coal output further to combat glut

Miner says coal 'very important' part of the company, eyes tie-ups or asset purchases, declines to comment on Rio Tinto. Read more


Canberra unaware of Gonski diversion claims

Cook says Victorian accusations not formally brought to federal attention. Read more


Shell urges industry to tackle climate change

Chief executive tells OPEC seminar the world is undergoing a profound energy transition. Read more


UK house prices lift 8.6% annually

Halifax survey shows supply remains extremely tight, stock for sale at multi-year low. Read more


Tas blocks Wilkie probe on Forestry Tasmania

Independent federal MP sought investigation on collapse of government business enterprise. Read more


NewSat CEO, CFO shown the door

Embattled satellite company bids farewell to founder and CEO Adrian Ballantine as it searches for a way to stay afloat. Read more


Builders responding to house prices: Hockey

Treasurer says residential construction the best way to respond to concerns of house price correction. Read more


Tokyo stocks close marginally higher

Nikkei little changed, but exporters supported by weak yen. Read more


Aust dollar weaker in late trade

Local unit remains downbeat after taking a hit on disappointing retail, trade data. Read more


European stocks open firmly lower

Investor sentiment softens over lack of progress on Greek deal. Read more


Qube shares slump on iron ore woes

Logistics group hits seven-month low, warn trading conditions unlikely to improve within 12 months. Read more


Beijing gets behind Qantas tie-up

China’s government has backed the alliance between Qantas and China Eastern, arguing it is in the interests of both countries. Read more


Flight exercises to test China waters

The Abbott government is actively considering conducting its own 'freedom of navigation' exercises in the South China Sea. Read more


IKEA pledges $1.46bn for climate action by 2020

Pledge to see 60% of funds back renewables, remainder adaptation. Read more


Vic Govt to launch climate review

Martijn Wilder, Anna Skarbek and Rosemary Lyster to examine policy options. Read more


Sharemarket sinks 4.7% in four days

Local market closes substantially softer for fourth day in a row as banks tumble. Read more


Metcash shares dive on dividend plan

Group flags $640m impairment, halts dividends in bid to shore up balance sheet. Read more


Moorebank freight project agreed

Qube, Aurizon ink development deal, but Qube stock falls 8% on earnings warning. Read more


David Jones to open NZ store

Retailer will open its first store in New Zealand, located in Lambton Quay, Wellington. Read more


Trade deficit blows out in April

ABS data shows trade deficit widened more than expected in month; exports fall 6%. Read more


Retail sales miss expectations

Official ABS data shows retail sales were flat in April, missing forecasts for 0.3% gain. Read more


Pt Hedland ore exports hit record

Iron ore shipments from WA's Port Hedland jump 7% in May as miners supply China. Read more


Tough year, but opportunities ahead: CEC

Report delivers 2014 renewable trends: production down; investment down; rooftop solar slowed. Read more


Chinese home purchase deplorable: Shorten

Opposition leader says foreign investment crackdown has to be more than just an announcement. Read more


Alibaba to invest in China Business News

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Aust dollar dives on ABS data

Local currency falls three-quarters of a US cent after official data disappoints. Read more


Royal Australasian College of Physicians divesting from fossil fuels

Representative body to ditch $2.3m holdings on health grounds. Read more


Shares eye fourth straight loss

Local market continues slide as financial stocks weigh on bourse at noon. Read more


Woodside backs extra supply

CEO says oil and gas industry shouldn't fear extra supply as it could replace dirty coal. Read more


Woodside boss mocks 'clean coal' concept

'Give me a break - who coined that', says Coleman. Read more


Tassal progresses De Costi buy

Tassal denies De Costi Seafoods purchase is complete, both parties have signed terms sheet. Read more


Philippine leader likens China to Nazis

Philippine President Aquino warns the world cannot continue to appease Beijing in South China Sea. Read more


Greek talks end without deal

Greece and its creditors make progress, but fail to reach a breakthrough at crunch talks in Brussels. Read more


Twitter is misunderstood and that's Twitter's fault: Key investor

Twitter cheerleader and early investor Chris Sacca says the microblogging site needs to be less intimidating and easier to use. Read more


Bigcommerce signs shipping deal

Australian e-commerce firm enters global partnership to deliver real-time shipping rates solution Shipper HQ. Read more


Canberra gets its first MOOC

Australian firm OpenLearning to deliver Regulatory Impact Analysis course to public servants and members of the public. Read more


Leighton jv wins $2.7bn M4 East build

Leighton Contractors, division of CIMIC, eyes revenues of $900m over four years. Read more


Superloop begins life on ASX

Local tech entrepreneur Bevan Slattery's latest venture becomes Asia Pacific’s first ASX-listed independent international dark fibre player. Read more


ACCC clears Virgin-Delta alliance

Competition watchdog to allow combined trans-Pacific services for further five years. Read more


Aust stocks edge higher at open

Local market ekes out modest gains in early trade on US leads, Greek debt deal optimism. Read more


Apple recalls 222,000 Beats Pill XL speakers

Tech giant takes action after receiving eight reports that batteries overheated and one user was burned. Read more


House passes small business package

Abbott govt pushes small business measures through lower house after yesterday blocking passage. Read more


China could join TPP: Obama

US President says China 'putting out feelers' about joining trade deal. Read more


Ainsworth tips flat annual profit

Slot machine maker says sluggish Aust sales offset by strong Asia, American demand. Read more


Amazon urged to come clean on cloud power

Hootsuite, Tumblr and Upworthy are among 19 Amazon Web Services customers demanding that the company opens up about electricity consumption. Read more


Seek in $125m stake boost

Group invests funds to increase holdings in Seek Asia and OCC Mundial. Read more


Peabody cuts coal output

Miner plans to pare production at Queensland mine, reduce workforce as prices decline. Read more


APA completes takeover, lifts guidance

Natural gas group finalises QCLNG pipeline acquisition, upgrades FY earnings guidance. Read more


ASIC hits out at poor financial culture

Medcraft warns borrowers on low rates, slams local banks' obstructionist tactics. Read more


AFP mulls World Cup probe

Federal police considering whether to investigate Australia's bid for 2022 World Cup. Read more


Aust dollar drifts from US78c mark

Local unit loses ground in offshore trade as boost from GDP data begins to fade. Read more


Aust stocks set to open stronger

Local market expected to open marginally higher on back of strong offshore leads. Read more


Greek debt drama nears climax

Greek PM holds crunch talks with European Commission chief as deal sought by Friday. Read more


US economy gathering momentum: Fed

Beige Book survey shows US economy returned to modest-to-moderate growth in April and May. Read more


Alan Bond remains in critical condition

Business tycoon remains in a coma after open heart surgery, prognosis 'uncertain'. Read more


Abbott govt pressured on super

Industry Super Australia is the latest voice to call for an overhaul of retirement policies. Read more


US service sector slows in May: ISM

US economy's crucial service sector slows to its lowest pace of growth in more than a year. Read more


US private sector job growth rebounds

Private sector hiring picks up modestly in May after two-month slowdown. Read more


Wall Street stocks flat after solid labour data

Sharemarket shrugs off strong US trade and employment prints, ECB comments. Read more


NSW poles and wires passes upper house

Baird government succeeds in passing private leasing scheme, says 'real work begins now'. Read more


UK court hears Libor accused paid for help

Former trader Tom Hayes says he arranged to pay brokers for 'help and information'. Read more


Greek financing proposal inadequate: Germany

Berlin finance ministry says proposal has come as a surprise, doesn't seem sufficient. Read more


US trade gap falls sharply in April

Print signals easing of one of biggest recent drags on US economic growth. Read more


NSW government carves up ServiceFirst

Move to outsource some functions of the ailing shared services agency to Unisys, Infosys expected to deliver $20 million a year in savings. Read more


OPEC optimistic on energy outlook

Oil ministers expected to stick to production target as this week's meeting. Read more

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