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Shorten pledges massive Medicare investment

Shorten pledges massive Medicare investment

Good morning, early birds. Opposition leader Bill Shorten has promised a huge investment in Medicare and cancer screenings under a Labor government, and family members lobby to have stranded Australian ISIS orphans brought home. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

What will happen to the orphans of Australia’s Islamic State fighters?

What will happen to the orphans of Australia’s Islamic State fighters?

Western governments are scrambling to distance themselves from the families of Islamic State fighters. And as more children emerge from the ruins, the problem is only going to get worse.

Michelle Guthrie received an extra $500k to drop ABC lawsuit

Michelle Guthrie received an extra $500k to drop ABC lawsuit

Good morning, early birds. Former ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie reportedly received an extra half million dollars in settlement to abandon her unfair dismissal claim, and human rights lawyer Julian Burnside announces he will run against Josh Frydenberg in the seat of Kooyong as a Greens candidate. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

ISIS article ‘censored’ … Canadian government’s plan for news … video of the day …

ISIS article ‘censored’ … Canadian government’s plan for news … video of the day …

News.com.au is claiming that it was censored after a ruling by the Classification Board found that one of its articles "directly or indirectly" advocated terrorist acts. And other media tidbits of the day.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Barnaby Joyce's unexpected merger ... sour grapes at the Courier-Mail? ... Apple lets you heart ISIS ...

Barcelona attack: La Rambla vulnerable as public attraction

Barcelona attack: La Rambla vulnerable as public attraction

The La Rambla attack in Barcelona tragically shows the adaptive capabilities of terrorists.

What is Islamic State doing in the Philippines?

What is Islamic State doing in the Philippines?

We are a month into the siege of the country’s biggest Muslim city, Marawi, by groups who have aligned themselves with the so-called Islamic State.

Blaming one sect of Islam for ‘producing the most terrorists’ is idiotic

Blaming one sect of Islam for ‘producing the most terrorists’ is idiotic

In the fight against Islam, Wahhabism shouldn't be our focus, as we unpack its origins and how it relates to Islamic terror.

Why ISIS fighters should be allowed back into Australia

Why ISIS fighters should be allowed back into Australia

Neil Prakash is returning to Australia. Here's why that could be a good thing for our fight against extremism.

Bashar al-Assad’s next move

Bashar al-Assad’s next move

Bashar al-Assad has never shown that he cares how long the war lasts and how many more die in agonising circumstances, writes former Australian ambassador in Syria Ross Burns.