Today’s Straya news cloud
  • For the first time since ratings were introduced, NSW faces ‘catastrophic’ fire danger (SBS)
  • Labor failed to heed warnings that election was on knife edge, says secret report (SMH)
  • ‘We find you first’: Call for anti-poverty help from birth (SMH)
  • Labor to accuse government of a ‘cancer of complacency’ on economy (SMH)
  • Baffled by Australia’s low-key start to the summer? Fast-forward to next year’s T20 World Cup (ABC)
  • ‘Please listen to us’: the Newstart recipients trying to convince Scott Morrison he’s wrong (The Guardian)
  • Finance

  • Norway set to gain more from drilling in Great Australian Bight than Australia (The Guardian)
  • Optus Sport wins live rights to Barclays FA Women’s Super League (SMH)
  • Taxpayers could face $200m bill if no one buys rust-riddled oil platform (ABC)
  • Russian man wanted over St Peters stabbings found dead in park (ABC)
  • Inside Market Forces, the small climate group Scott Morrison wants to put out of business (The Guardian)
  • Major corporations and political donors awarded grants under $200m regional jobs program (The Guardian)
  • Opinion

  • Baffled by Australia’s low-key start to the summer? Fast-forward to next year’s T20 World Cup (ABC)
  • Valuations and value: Can our super funds avoid the next meltdown? (ABC)
  • Six months from crushing defeat, Labor may be ready to get back in the ring (SMH)
  • This is not normal: what’s different about the NSW mega fires (SMH)
  • Court’s challenge to public sentiment a line call (SMH)
  • Labor missed a trick on economic record (SMH)
  • World

  • China’s Singles’ Day sales on course for new record (Deutsche Welle)
  • Bolivia’s President Evo Morales promises new elections amid protests (France 24)
  • Violence spreads across Hong Kong New Territories on 24th weekend of unrest (ABC)
  • Jordan reclaims border lands as Israel ties under strain (Al Jazeera English)
  • Apple’s ‘sexist’ credit card probed by regulator (BBC News)
  • Two dead as Cyclone Bulbul slams into eastern India and Bangladesh (ABC)
  • Climate

  • Coastal erosion claiming cherished site that was once home to 600 convicts (ABC)
  • A little humour may help with climate change gloom (The Conversation)
  • Inside Market Forces, the small climate group Scott Morrison wants to put out of business (The Guardian)
  • Climategate 10 years on: what lessons have we learned? (The Guardian)
  • Sport

  • NFL week 10: MVP Mahomes back (BBC Sport)
  • WBBL round-up: Devine hits five sixes in an over, Renegades beat Hurricanes again (Cricinfo)
  • ‘We want guys being honest and able to talk’ – Alex Carey (Cricinfo)
  • Manchester United 3-1 Brighton: United go seventh after comfortable win over Brighton (BBC Sport)
  • Further reading

  • Should I Kill Spiders in My Home? (Jstor)
  • Huge Data Leak Doxes Members of Notorious Neo-Nazi Forum (Wired)
  • The Failure of Uber’s Self-Driving Car, Polestar’s Debut, and More Car News This Week (Wired)
  • How Do We Bring Equality to Data Ownership and Usage? (Wired)
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