The fake news story that got the US military into a war of words with China

The US military sent a message to China in a major escalation of the military standoff between the world’s two largest economies.The tweet by the US Navy’s Seventh Fleet said: “Your response to our tweet was to attack us.We’re not going to play nice.”The tweet came hours after US President Donald Trump said he would send a small fleet of […]

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How to watch the NBN for FREE

With the launch of the NBN, the ABC’s News at Ten will be a free, 24-hour, online streaming service that will give viewers the ability to watch news, sport and other programs via the ABC News app, the digital version of the ABC website, or other online platforms.News at Nine will remain free and available on a subscription basis.On the […]

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US ‘sustained pressure’ on Pakistan to release journalist released in US drone strike

ANKARA, Turkey — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is expected to meet his Pakistani counterpart, Nafees Zakaria, to discuss efforts to secure Zakaria’s release from U.S.-run prisons, officials familiar with the discussions said Tuesday.The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the meeting was not public.U.N. special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Yara Karim, said in a […]

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