WA government splashes $200m in public school maintenance blitz Every public school in Western Australia will get a share in $200 million to address high-priority maintenance works, which the state government hopes will help create thousands of local jobs. Brisbane Times - Published 18 minutes ago Also reported by • The Age
Thousands of kids not seen by Child Safety on time were harmed or at risk The LNP has argued the Child Safety system is broken, after figures revealed thousands of children who were not seen on time had their cases substantiated. Brisbane Times - Published 16 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Imelda Leaves Two Dead In Texas, Widespread Flooding
Tropical Storm Imelda left two people dead after it dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area. Reuters reports rescuers in boats pulled hundreds from flooded cars, and tens of thousands of people..
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Willow foundation - 20 years on
This month the former Arsenal goalkeeper Bob Wilson and his wife Megs are celebrating 20 years of their charity – the Willow Foundation - which has provided days out for thousands of seriously ill..
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"Today, Mother Earth wins": Climate activists in D.C.
Thousands of youth climate change activists marched to the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C. on Friday to demand action on climate change. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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Like oceans rising: green protests sweep the globe
Thousands have taken to the streets in cities across the globe to demand that leaders take action -- inspired by student Greta Thunberg. Lucy Fielder reports.
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Thousands take part in "World Cleanup Day" in Indonesia
Around 1,500 volunteers from Padang CIty in West Sumatra, Indonesia took part on Saturday in "World Cleanup Day."
Footage showed groups collecting rubbish which had been scattered along the Batang..
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NYC Students Gather For Climate Change Rally
CBS2's Reena Roy has the latest on Friday's climate change rally attended by thousands of New York City students skipping class.
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U.S. troops will be sent to Saudi Arabia -Pentagon
U.S. President Donald Trump has approved sending American troops to bolster Saudi Arabia's air defenses after Saturday's attacks on the kingdom's oil facilities, which Washington has blamed on Iran,..
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Thousands rally for latest pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong Several thousand people, many dressed in black, have marched through Tuen Mun on Hong Kong's west side in another anti-government protest. SBS - Published 18 hours ago
Thousands gather in Spain to protest violence against women The Spanish government regularly publishes the number of women killed by partners or ex-partners. The number so far this year is 42. Sydney Morning Herald - Published 19 hours ago Also reported by • The Age • Brisbane Times Hundreds of thousands of students across the world strike over climate Students and their supporters have turned out across the world, including in Australia, to demand governments act against climate change ahead of a UN summit. SBS - Published 1 day ago
Facebook Says It Has Suspended ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Apps The scale of suspensions, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, was far larger than the social network had previously revealed. NYTimes.com - Published 1 day ago
49 pictures show huge scale of Climate Strike protests across Bath Thousands of people have taken part in demonstrations across the country Western Daily Press - Published 1 day ago Also reported by • Wells Journal • Shepton Mallet Journal • Somerset Guardian • Cheddar Valley Gazette
Dad left devastated after thieves steal his dream Range Rover hours after buying it It has left him thousands of pounds out of pocket Nottingham Post - Published 2 days ago Thousands march in Algeria in first protest since election call Demonstrators reject calls by powerful army chief to hold presidential election in December and demand his removal. Al Jazeera - Published 2 days ago Also reported by • Reuters India
Climate Strike N.Y.C.: Crowds Gather, With Greta Thunberg to Speak “I feel hopeful seeing the power of all these people here today,” a teenager said of the protest, expected to draw thousands. NYTimes.com - Published 2 days ago
'The youth will not back down': Hundreds of thousands of protesters join Global Climate Strike High school students concerned about climate change planned to skip classes Friday to join Global Climate Strike marches.
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Global Climate Strike: Thousands take part in North West of England BBC Local News: Manchester -- Children, students and workers in Liverpool, Manchester and Preston join the global day of protest. BBC Local News - Published 2 days ago
Thousands of Algeria protesters defy army chief's clampdown Thousands of pro-democracy protesters took to the streets of the capital on Friday, chanting defiantly in the face of a crackdown on the demonstration by the country's powerful army chief. France 24 - Published 2 days ago Climate strike: Protesters fill the streets of Scotland Thousands joins protests across the country, with pupils leaving schools as part of a global "climate strike". BBC News - Published 2 days ago
Thousands of children and teenagers drawn into 'county lines' drug dealing in London More than a third of 4,000 people involved in 'county lines' in London are children, figures show Independent - Published 2 days ago Fighting climate change, one quip at a time For thousands of student protesters around the world, the fate of the planet is a serious business, but some couldn't resist a bit of fun to press home the point to judge from their placards. Reuters India - Published 2 days ago
Young climate strikers 'drop dead' at Thai environment ministry More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with thousands.. Reuters India - Published 2 days ago Young people lead global climate change protests In Canberra and Kabul, Cape Town and Berlin, and across the globe, hundreds of thousands of people took the streets Friday to demand that leaders tackle climate change in the run-up to a UN summit... IndiaTimes - Published 2 days ago
Hundreds of thousands of Australians strike to protest climate inaction The Global Strike 4 Climate protests took place across Australia SBS - Published 2 days ago Australian households leading the world in solar uptake, but businesses desperately lagging As tens of thousands of people across the country turn out for the Global Strike 4 Climate, Dateline asks where Australia's renewables industry ranks on the global scale. SBS - Published 2 days ago
UN honours activist who helped thousands of refugees return to Congo Evariste Mfaume lobbied the government for land and helped set up farms for 19,000 returning families. Sydney Morning Herald - Published 2 days ago Also reported by • The Age • Brisbane Times Thousands of Perth protestors demand climate action at global strike Thousands of protestors demanding urgent action to address the climate crisis packed Perth's Forrest Place on Friday. Brisbane Times - Published 2 days ago