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    Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul with a voice that influenced a generation of singers, dies aged 76
     17 August 2018
    Franklin, known for her powerful voice and for many hits, including Respect and (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman, dies aged 76.
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    Aretha Franklin: The performance that floored a fellow music legend — and a president
    17 Aug: Franklin's performance of (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman at Washington DC's Kennedy Centre in 2015 charmed social media, and it tells you something about Franklin's impact and her legacy.... more
    Donald Trump re-envisaged as George Washington by US artist
    17 Aug: When a painting of Donald Trump holding a beacon of light at the helm of a boat making its way through a swamp outside the White House went viral, many were calling it propaganda. But artist Jon McNaughton says he only does what artists have always done —... more
    Nick Kyrgios unleashes on umpire during Cincinnati Masters victory over Borna Coric
    16 Aug: Drama is never too far away when Nick Kyrgios is on the tennis court and this time it is a chair umpire who earns his wrath in Cincinnati.... more
    Bega Valley fire destroys two houses, RFS says
    16 Aug: The Rural Fire Service says two houses were destroyed in the bushfire that swept through the Bega Valley on the New South Wales south coast yesterday, with firefighters working hard to backburn before strong winds return on Saturday.... more
    Chart of the day: In these cities, breathing air is like smoking cigarettes
    16 Aug: In some cities around the globe, just breathing the air pretty much makes you a chain smoker.... more
    Will Brexit happen on March 29 next year as scheduled?
    16 Aug: Brexit is scheduled to officially take place on March 29, 2019, but we still don't know what's actually going to happen when the clock ticks over.... more
    Health authorities siphoned hundreds of thousands in cash and gifts, CCC probe finds
    16 Aug: An explosive report by the Corruption and Crime Commission finds Health Department bureaucrats reaped hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of gifts and travel from contractors to whom they awarded lucrative work on government projects.... more
    Italy bridge collapse: Here's what engineers think might have gone wrong
    16 Aug: A huge rescue effort is underway in the Italian city of Genoa after a major motorway bridge collapse. We've looked at what experts say might have caused it to happen.... more
    England cricket star Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray
    15 Aug: England cricket star Ben Stokes is found not guilty of affray after an alcohol-fuelled brawl outside a nightclub last year.... more

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     Today's News

    International:
    Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul with a voice that influenced a generation of singers, dies aged 76 8:17

    International:
    Aretha Franklin: The performance that floored a fellow music legend — and a president 8:17

    Business:
    New Zealand may have uncovered it's own unique super food 8:17

    Rugby:
    Sam Whitelock can pinpoint when he flicked the switch in the All Blacks environment 8:07

    Entertainment:
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    Environment:
    A lightning strike has ignited a fire in the South Waikato town of Tokoroa 7:57

    International:
    Donald Trump re-envisaged as George Washington by US artist 7:57

    Rugby:
    Tennis Australia and current and former players have strongly criticised a vote to revamp the 118-year-old Davis Cup into a season-ending World Cup-style format 7:47

    Health & Safety:
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    Entertainment:
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