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Australia’s wildlife carers set to work around the clock over Christmas

MELBOURNE - Wildlife carers in Australia are ready to work around the clock over Christmas, preparing for more admissions particularly for baby animals stressed...

Aussie near 4-1/2-month peak on positive risk sentiment, sterling fragile

The Australian dollar held firm on Tuesday near a 4-1/2-month peak on optimism about U.S.-China trade relations, while the British pound was on the...

Andreescu out of Auckland event due to lingering knee injury

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from the ABS Classic due to a lingering left knee injury. Andreescu said in...

Australia fines Sackler-owned opioid maker over advertising

SYDNEY (— Australia’s drug regulator has fined a pharmaceutical company owned by the billionaire Sackler family over what it dubbed misleading advertising for one...

NZ volcano eruption death toll rises to 17 after another person dies

WELLINGTON - New Zealand police said on Monday that one of those injured during the eruption of a volcano visited by tourists earlier this...

New Zealanders hand in 50,000 guns after assault weapon ban

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand authorities said Saturday their country will be a safer place after owners handed in more than 50,000...

Australia’s bushfires circle Sydney as temperatures soar

SYDNEY - Catastrophic conditions fueled massive bushfires across Australia’s New South Wales state on Saturday, with two blazes around Sydney burning at emergency level,...

Bad to worse: pain not over for Australia’s beleaguered banks

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s biggest lenders are bracing for another year of pain as the fallout from a string of scandals shows no sign...

Australian firefighters die as flames circle Sydney; prime minister cuts short holiday

SYDNEY - Two volunteer Australian firefighters died on Thursday night in the battle against blazes around Sydney, prompting Prime Minister Scott Morrison to cut...

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Clement Bosko, a 31-year-old Frenchman who works in train maintenance, this week scored a lucky ticket: an appointment to get a COVID-19 vaccination. "I want...

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Peru's polarized presidential election race is tightening further, an opinion poll showed on Friday, with socialist candidate Pedro Castillo's lead being trimmed by right-wing...

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The city of Columbus, Ohio said on Friday that it reached a $10 million settlement with the family of Andre Hill, an unarmed Black...

Chip shortage to hit about 100,000 Mazda vehicles in 2021

Mazda Motor Corp (7261.T) said on Friday it expects a semiconductor crunch to affect around 100,000 of the Japanese automaker's vehicles globally during the...