UPDATED | The most senior Catholic official in the world to be convicted of concealing child sex crimes must be jailed to send a message that institutional cover-ups will no longer be tolerated, a NSW court has heard.
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It was the most successful referendum in the nation’s history, but the 1967 vote was only the beginning of an unfinished journey to equality for indigenous Australians.
A man in a wheelchair soared down a six-storey high ramp at high speed as fireworks lit the sky over Rio’s Maracana Stadium.
The Australian dollar is set for a third consecutive year in the red as 2015 draws to a close and could reach a post-float record of pain if the tailspin continues next year.