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When Lorna Crane was given one of Arthur Boyd's handmade paint brushes, she was inspired to force a way out of her comfort zone.

ABC Open | http://ab.co/2lMhssx
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If you fall victim to an online scam, it is unlikely you will ever hear from police, let alone see justice served to the culprits, according to the head of Australia and New Zealand's cybercrime helpline.

Lateline | http://ab.co/2lLzUkO 

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These days, one of the first things investigators look for in a plane crash is the "black box" flight recorder.

Yet, despite the wide use of the term, many people are unaware that the black box was invented in Australia by a man named David Warren.

ABC RN Earshot | http://ab.co/2l1LzyR

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Researchers discover what could be one of the worst cases of mine pollution in the world in the heart of New South Wales' pristine heritage-listed Blue Mountains.

ABC Environment | http://ab.co/2l1eVgP

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has blamed his predecessor Tony Abbott's "outburst" for Labor's increased lead in the latest Newspoll.

Labor has increased its lead to 55 to 44 per cent, two-party preferred.

ABC News | http://ab.co/2lKHvA8

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The Hobart City Council is investigating after a heritage-listed house in the city's northern suburbs was partially demolished without a permit.

"[They] came with chainsaws and started cutting down the 160-year-old Irish ewe and this massive bay tree that was here, both of which had preservation orders in place," resident Ian Macdonald said. "I rang the council at that stage."

A few hours later, residents said, the men turned their attention to the house.

ABC News | http://ab.co/2le4TnG

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For the first time, you can find out when your address will have access to the NBN.

ABC News | http://ab.co/2lKFDre

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Shaming parents about the food they feed their kids is a minor issue when there are so many other things we should be shaming parents for - like leashes, haircuts, and viewing habits, writes Ben Pobjie.

Opinion | http://ab.co/2kZ9S0q

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This week on Media Bites with Paul Barry:

- Border Mail columnist mistakes a TV character for reality.
- Rick Astley lyrics and the new ten dollar note.
- This week's alternative fact - Brangelina.

ABC iview | http://ab.co/2mj57Pg

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The world of work is undergoing radical transformation.

But despite technological advances and the growing threat of automation, we seem to be working harder than ever before.

Can rest make us more productive, imaginative and creative workers?

ABC RN Life Matters | http://ab.co/2kY9kbd
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