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Fire and floods: the impacts of climate change in 2018

Fire and floods: the impacts of climate change in 2018

2018 was a year of extreme weather events world-wide — and as the fourth hottest year on record how does climate change fit into the picture?

Hastie blasts Beijing as diplomatic crisis kicks off

Hastie blasts Beijing as diplomatic crisis kicks off

Good morning, early birds. Liberal MP Andrew Hastie has accused Beijing of attempting to "coerce" Chinese diaspora with the arrest of Chinese-Australian writer Yang Hengjun, and Adelaide has taken out the title of Australia's hottest capital city on record. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Heatwave set to top records as Australia burns

Heatwave set to top records as Australia burns

Good morning, early birds. All-time temperature records are expected to be broken in parts of Australia as the heatwave rolls on, and Afterpay is reported to have access to confidential electoral roll data. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: trade war reprieve as Xi extends peace offer

Crikey Worm: trade war reprieve as Xi extends peace offer

Good morning, early birds. China's President is the first to extend an olive branch in the China-US trade war. Plus, record breaking temperatures sweep the nation. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: Turnbull’s gift to arms dealers

Crikey Worm: Turnbull’s gift to arms dealers

Good morning, early birds. The Prime Minister has announced a windfall for Australia's defence exporters. Plus, blackouts across Melbourne as energy networks struggle in sweltering temperatures. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Waiting on contracts... Abbott's sponsors... hot salami ...

Caro’s flotsam and jetsam: border idiots … think of the ‘burbs … Palin v MLK …

Caro’s flotsam and jetsam: border idiots … think of the ‘burbs … Palin v MLK …

Are those in charge of "border" protection really that stupid? We are not only bullying East Timor but have "mistakenly" sent our navy into Indonesian waters. Who is in charge here, and what on earth are they thinking?

Madre MIAH, it’s no heatwave, just getting hot in here

Madre MIAH, it’s no heatwave, just getting hot in here

The hot temperatures took a long time to build and will take a long time to disperse. So is it climate change? Or El Nino? And was Sydney's scorcher a heatwave? Channel Ten weather presenter Magdalena Roze clarifies.

It’s getting hot in here

It’s getting hot in here

A baby Koel bird sat in Anna Rose's backyard in Sydney, screaming in distress at the current heatwave. Large numbers of people were treated in NSW hospitals this week suffering heat issues. And it's only going to get worse...

Flames, grain and drought: Russia grapples with historic heatwave

Flames, grain and drought: Russia grapples with historic heatwave

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has announced a ban on grain exports in a preventative measure to stop price hikes and protect agriculture as the country grapples with its worst heatwave on record.