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June 29, 2018 3:19 AM WA gets $43m for remote housing: Scullion

Western Australia will be given the last scrap of federal cash for remote housing under the 10-year National Partnership Agreement to give indigenous communities certainty, the federal government says. Earlier this week, Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion accused the state government of a "dummy spit" when it complained about only $60 million 24

June 28, 2018 4:38 PM London bloodbath: Teen critical after Tulse Hill stabbing as violent crimewave continues

A TEENAGER is fighting for his life after being stabbed multiple times at a housing estate in Tulse Hill, south London. The 19-year-old victim is in a critical contain after the attack on Leander Road in the early hours of this morning. Police, paramedics and the London Fire Brigade rushed to the scene shortly before 1am after receiving reports of a car on fire and gangs 65

June 27, 2018 7:48 PM London families being moved to Kent

Britain's housing system has been branded "appalling" as growing numbers of London families are farmed out to Kent. The practice is bad for the people being made to leave the areas where they grew up and work and also increases pressure on frontline services in the places they are moved to, says Shadow Housing Secretary Andrew Gywnne. Housing Secretary 24

June 26, 2018 4:10 PM The world's most expensive cities: Hong Kong and Asian metropolises dominate top 10

Hong Kong is the world's most expensive city to live in for expatriate employees, a study has revealed. It topped Mercer's 2018 annual cost of living survey, which looked at 209 cities, reclaiming the title from Angola's oil-rich capital Luanda, which dropped to sixth place. Six of the world's top 10 most expensive cities are in Asia, with Tokyo deemed 38

June 24, 2018 11:01 PM Plan for 750 homes and school near Ashford

Plans for 750 new homes and a new primary school on the outskirts of Ashford will go under the microscope next month. Development company Quinn Estates hopes to extend the Little Burton housing estate in Kennington next to the Conningbrook Hotel. It is proposing the two-form entry primary school alongside the scores of homes, which would be built on fields 208

June 22, 2018 9:03 AM Schizophrenic's racially-motivated murder of refugee neighbour 'could have been avoided' if 'key' hospital staff hadn't been on HOLIDAY when he was released, report finds

A paranoid schizophrenic who killed a refugee was released from a psychiatric hospital the day before because key staff were on holiday, a has report found. Jeffrey Barry, 57, stabbed to death his neighbour Kamil Ahmad, 49, at their supported living flats in Bristol in July 2016. Barry, who has paranoid schizophrenia, had racially abused Kurdish refugee 43

June 22, 2018 4:12 AM Where pot is now legal, no-longer-criminals seek forgiveness

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Despite its name, hippie reputation and liberal spirit, Vermont hasn't always been kind to pot smokers. Now, as the state moves to legalize weed beyond medical use, those punished in the past for marijuana misdemeanors are seeking forgiveness. On July 1, Vermont will become the ninth state, along with Washington, D.C., to legalize 33

June 22, 2018 12:53 AM Melania and Trump's immigration lawyer compares centers housing children taken from their parents at the border to Nazi concentration camps and says: 'I could get fired.'

The attorney who defended Melania Trump's immigration status in 2016 and compared the centers housing migrant children separated from their parents to Nazi concentration camps said he could be fired for his words. Attorney Michael Wildes told MSNBC on Thursday he doesn't care if the Trump family fires him for opposing President Donald Trump's 'zero tolerance' 29

June 22, 2018 12:16 AM UK invites Trump to visit EVERY year of his presidency despite his own London embassy commissioning a poll saying Britons do NOT want him for a State visit

The UK has invited Donald Trump to visit Britain every year of his presidency - despite the US embassy commissioning a poll that revealed the public don't want a State visit. Details of Mr Trump's UK visit are yet to be finalised, but he is expected to stay 'at least overnight' in London on July 13, the Daily Mail understands. It can now also be revealed 43

June 21, 2018 10:36 PM Man facing drug charges works with migrant children

MIAMI (AP) - A Florida man facing felony drug possession charges says he's been working at a Miami-area facility housing migrant children separated from their families. Franky Santos was charged after a 2017 traffic stop in which authorities say they found 20 grams of marijuana. The Miami Herald report s Santos told a judge this week he works at the Homestead 20