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  • Australian newscaster breaks down on air when learning she knew woman killed in Sidney siege on Tuesday
    Australian newscaster on air: Breaks down realizing friend was Sydney fatality
    An Australian newscaster breaks down on the air after finding out while reporting the news that a woman killed in the Sydney siege on Tuesday was someone she knew. The heart-wrenching show of raw emotions offered a realistic window into the pain...
  • Emerson: ‘U.S. vulnerable to lone wolf Islamic terrorist attacks’
    Emerson: ‘U.S. vulnerable to lone wolf Islamic terrorist attacks’
    On Tuesday, Steven Emerson, Executive Director of the Investigative Project on Terrorism spoke with the hosts of the Fox and Friends show stating that what happened in Sydney, Australia where an Islamic lone wolf gunman held hostages, could very...
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    Vox: Asking Muslims to condemn terrorism bigoted, Islamophobic
    On Monday, Vox's Max Fisher responded to the hostage crisis in Sydney, Australia, by telling readers that asking Muslims to condemn terrorism is bigoted and Islamophobic. The denunciation of terrorism is, he said, a form of an apology for...
  • Hostage taken out on stretcher
    Jihadist hostage-taker enabled by Australian gun laws
    An Islamic gunman who took Sydney cafe employees and customers hostage is among the three people reported dead after automatic weapon-wielding police using flash grenades stormed the building early Tuesday morning Australian time, Fox News is...
  • Sydney Police Hostage Situation
    Terror down under: Hostages in Sydney cafe
    Law enforcement officials are still on the scene of the Lindt Chocolate Cafe in Sydney, Australia, engaged in an intense stand off with a man holding several hostages. Police have placed parts of Sydney's Central Business District on lockdown...
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    Hostages held in local Sydney cafe
    An armed gunman in a café downtown Sydney on Monday held several local Australians hostage. The standoff on Monday, turned downtown Sydney into a ghost town because of shutdown government offices, public transit and schools throughout the day....
  • Sydney, Australia is the scene of an ongoing hostage situation at a chocolate shop.
    Three hostages flee Sydney Lindt Chocolate Shop
    Sydney, Australia is the site of an ongoing hostage situation that began in Martin Place, the heart of Sydney's financial district, according to ABC News on Sunday. The Lindt Chocolate Shop, where the hostages are being held, is near numerous...
  • IUCN Conference 2014
    Call to protect 17% of land and 10% of oceans from Sydney and WPC
    The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Parks Congress (WPC) 2014 has concluded in Sydney, Australia, with the release of ‘The Promise of Sydney' which outlines an agenda for the protection of the earth's...
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    Children playing find baby's body
    Children playing at a beach in Sydney, Australia found the body of a baby. The children accidentally dug up the baby's decomposing body while playing in the sand. According to a Sunday, Nov. 30 report by Yahoo! News, there is little...
  • Mom charged: Drain dumped infant leads to murder charges against negligent mom
    Mom charged: Drain dumped infant leads to murder charges against negligent mom
    An Australian mom will be charged with attempted murder after discarding her infant into a drain running alongside a busy highway. The newborn baby, only a week old, was discovered after he was heard crying, trapped down inside of a drain ditch....
  • Newborn Sydney Drain Pipe
    Newborn in Sydney drain: Discarded newborn rescued from drain near busy highway
    A newborn found in a Sydney drain pipe was crying out, and fortunately for this abandoned infant, a passing bicyclist heard the newborn’s cries and rescued the baby, who was six feet down inside of a drain pipe that was carrying water off of...
  • Newborn found in drain, dropped six-feet down and abandoned by mother
    Newborn in Sydney drain rescued: Cyclists beckoned to drain by newborn's cries
    A newborn baby was found down a drain along the side of a busy highway in Sydney, Australia by a couple out riding their bikes. The newborn was dropped six feet through a hole in the drain cover and landed at the bottom of the deep hole. It was...
  • Rolling-Stones-2014
    Rolling Stones resume '14 on Fire' tour in Sydney after Mick Jagger's illness
    The Rolling Stones resumed their interrupted "14 on Fire" tour in Australia with a sold-out concert at Allphones Arena in Sydney on Nov. 12, 2014. Because lead singer Mick Jagger had a throat infection, the Rolling Stones cancelled their...
  • UFC star Michael Bisping collided with Luke Rockhold in Sydney
    UFC Fight Night 55 results: Middleweight title picture takes shape in Sydney
    According to a Nov. 7 report from MMA Junkie, all the results are in from the UFC Fight Night 55 preliminary card, which emanated from the Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia. The event, which aired exclusively on UFC Fight Pass, was the UFC'...
  • Great walks in Sydney, Australia
    Four great walks in Sydney, Australia
    Sydney’s urban heart disguises a number of great trails that offer spectacular water views, ancient aboriginal art, popular as well as pristine beaches and sylvan retreats, unique to Australia. A sense of wilderness imbues some particularly...