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RAAF medics ready to fly to Ukraine

A military medical team on standby in the Netherlands is hoping for the best but planning for the worst when unarmed Australian and Dutch police...

Palestinians 'facing a precipice', UN Council told

WARNING: VIDEO CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES Palestinians are "facing a precipice" in Gaza, the top UN refugee official there told the Security Council...

Divorce more costly for Aussie women than men

Divorces are more costly for Australian women than for men, and for longer periods, too, new research reveals. One year after separating, a woman's...

Rescuers battle rain in search for India landslide victims

Rescuers were desperately searching into the night Thursday for victims of a landslide in western India that buried dozens of homes, with fears the death...



ABC News Video - Updated 10 times daily

In this update: Israel and Hamas agree to 72-hour ceasefire, investigators hope to begin the task of retrieving more bodies from the MH-17 crash site and...

AP Top Stories

Here's the latest news for Thursday, July 31st: American travelers warned on Ebola outbreak; Eric Cantor bids farewell; Workers hurt in trench collapse; Ray Rice apologizes to wife

ABC Business Video - Updated three times daily

In this update: Inflation in the Eurozone falls to lowest level since height of the global financial crisis, unemployment in the region also falls slightly...