Michael Clarke's side battle their way back after a shaky start in blistering conditions on day one of the third Ashes Test.
The Australian dollar has fallen to a three-and-a-half month low after the central bank governor called for a weaker currency.
The government has dumped the Salvation Army in providing services in offshore processing centres.
It is the ultimate 'Scrooge' act this Christmas - December 25th cancelled. Have the makers of this awareness video gone too far?
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