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Fast News Bulletin: February 29 | Sky News Australia

Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull's son reveals China agent contact, stunning new claims over the alleged murder of Jesse Baird and his partner Luke Davies, another Captain Cook memorial destroyed in Melbourne, the NSW government aiming to close foreign license loophole, concerns Australia faces economic slowdown, comedian Richard Lewis dies from heart attack at the age of 76, and Republican Senator Mitch McConnell has announced he will step down as party leader in November. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 29
Fast News Bulletin: February 29 | Sky News Australia

Fresh claims the murder of Jesse Baird and Luke Davies was premeditated, a fire has engulfed several homes in the NSW Hunter region, a motorcyclist has died in a Melbourne crash, more Captain Cook statues destroyed in Melbourne, the ASIO boss warns the country has been targeted by foreign interference, Donald Trump has been barred from the ballot in the U.S. state of Illinois, and Joe Biden wins the Michigan primaries. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 29
Fast News Bulletin: February 29 | Sky News Australia

Disturbing new claims the murder of Jesse Baird and Luke Davies was premeditated, a 79-year-old man has been charged in a Sydney CBD shooting, a gunman is on the run after a Western Sydney shooting, gusty winds hamper Victorian bushfire efforts, concerns Australia is facing a major economic slowdown, and the Albanese government will increase ADF support against Houthi rebel attacks in the Red Sea. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 28
Fast News Bulletin: 28 February | Sky News Australia

A 79-year-old man has been arrested over a suspected shooting in CBD Sydney, police have found the bodies of Sydney couple Jesse Baird and Luke Davies, the federal health minster has launched an $11 million anti-vaping campaign, royals mourn the death of Thomas Kingston, a British Container ship is slowly sinking in the Red Sea after being hit by Houthi missiles, Japan’s birth rate falls to record low, and U.S. President Joe Biden and Donald Trump win Michigan Primaries. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 28
Fast News Bulletin: February 28 | Sky News Australia

Optus will lay off almost 200 staff members, Australian coal exports to China rebounds, Eddie Hayson arrested over alleged drug supply, New Zealand will repeal it's world-first smoking laws, Alexei Navalny's lawyer detained and released by Russian authorities, Michigan voters threaten to boycott Joe Biden in the upcoming U.S. election, and a first-edition copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone has been auctioned off for $AU 21,000. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 28
Fast News Bulletin: February 28 | Sky News Australia

The families of murdered couple Jesse Baird and Luke Davies visit the crime scene where their bodies were found, the bodies of a man and woman have been found inside a Brisbane home, 30,000 Victorian residents face evacuation alerts, total fire bans are also in place for parts of South Australia, the federal government's revisited Stage 3 tax cut plan passes through the senate, and Liberal MP Craig Kelly joins One Nation. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 27
Fast News Bulletin: February 27 | Sky News Australia

Police have located human remains in the search for allegedly murdered Sydney couple Jesse Baird and Luke Davies, WA Deputy Liberal Leader Steve Thomas announces resignation over links to Brian Burke, the Queensland Supreme Court declares the state’s COVID vaccine mandates unlawful, kids removed from a Victorian state care provider following an investigation over fraud and neglect, South Korean nurses given legal protection to perform some medical procedures, and Hungary approves Sweden’s NATO accession. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 27
Fast News Bulletin: February 27 | Sky News Australia

A man has been shot dead outside his home in Sydney's south west, major Australian firms revealed to have some of the most significant gender pay gaps, a reception centre has been destroyed by a fire in Melbourne's inner north, construction has begun on a new therapeutic youth detention centre in Queensland, US President Joe Biden expressed his hopes for a ceasefire in the Israel-Hamas war, and police investigate an incident in Sydney between Taylor Swift's father and a photographer. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 27
Fast News Bulletin: February 27 | Sky News Australia

Police to resume their search for the bodies of Jesse Baird and Luke Davies, the NSW police commissioner criticised for not fronting the media sooner over the deaths of a Sydney couple, NSW police have been uninvited from this year's Mardi Gras parade, 900 firefighters battle out of control fires in western Australia, a woman has undergone surgery following a shark attack in Perth, and the Odysseus space craft sends back its first images from the moon's surface. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 26
Fast News Bulletin: February 26 | Sky News Australia

NSW RFS to send resources to help battle fires in Victoria’s west, tax cuts fails to deliver a bump in support for Labor in the latest Newspoll, Victoria’s opposition to the Murray Darling Basin Plan labelled as “weird”, The Adelaide Fringe accused of inflating crowds, decade-high wages growth found to be the largest driver of inflation, Volodymyr Zelenskyy says 31,000 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in the country's war with Russia, and Israel takes part in ceasefire talks in Paris. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 26
Fast News Bulletin: February 26 | Sky News Australia

The latest Newspoll reveals Anthony Albanese’s overhaul of the Stage 3 tax cuts has failed to deliver a bump in support, Victoria’s maternal care baby deaths statistics, Jewish leaders demand Australian writer Clementine Ford, to be banned from Adelaide Festival's Writers' Week, the Adelaide Fringe is being accused of inflating attendance numbers, a Lamborghini has smashed through a car wash on the Gold Coast, Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says 31,000 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed, and seven nations are participating in NATO’s naval exercise. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 26
Fast News Bulletin: February 26 | Sky News Australia

Police widen search for bodies of Sydney couple Jesse Baird and Luke Davies, at least six have been destroyed by a bushfire burning in Western Victoria, the Queensland government will release youth crime statistics more regularly, decade-high wages growth is now the largest driver of consumer price inflation, the Coalition is set to oppose Labor's proposed Reserve Bank reforms, households are being charged more than businesses to use the same amount of electricity, and the Odysseus moon lander is reported to have tipped over during its historic mission. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 25
Fast News Bulletin: February 25 | Sky News Australia

Donald Trump wins South Carolina primary, Victorians warned of worsening fire conditions, the Victorian government considering a pill testing trial, New South Wales Police Commissioner Karen Webb has expressed her sadness and shock at Luke Davies and Jesse Baird’s deaths, Victoria’s GP bulk billing rates drop sharply, Gaza hospitals under intense pressure, Israelis call for hostage deal in a protest against the government. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 25
Fast News Bulletin: February 25 | Sky News Australia

Government should double university places, New South Wales Police apologises for hate crime failings, wreck of SS Nemesis discovered off New South Wales, AFL responds in concussion class action, Tasmania parties pledge cost of living relief, Donald Trump threatens mass deportations, and Israelis call for hostage deal in protest. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 25
Fast News Bulletin: February 25 | Sky News Australia

Alexei Navalny's body returned to mother, 'Significant progress' in hostage talks, bushfires burning in Western Victoria,   residents in Victoria search for Samantha Murphy, $3 billion investment into Sunshine Coast rail line, Victorian government considering pill testing trial, and Rottnest Channel Swim abandoned mid race. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 24
Fast News Bulletin: February 24 | Sky News Australia

Residents in Western Australia have begun preparations for ex-Tropical Cyclone Lincoln, the Ballarat community is leading a new search effort to find missing mum Samantha Murphy, a Sydney man has been killed in a suspected Sydney shooting, Adelaide adopts digital ticketing on transport, Aussie farmers honoured in the Coles' 2023 Farmer of the Year awards, French farmers protest in Paris, and Donald Trump speaks to voters at a rally in South Carolina. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 24
Fast News Bulletin: February 24 | Sky News Australia

Taylor Swift delights Sydney fans in the rain, 500 firefighters are working to contain an out-of-control bushfire in western Victoria, the Opposition accuses Labor of losing control of Australia's borders, Queensland police report a drop in crime rates in Townsville, Melbourne on alert after a measles scare, Optus loses over $61 million over last year's national outage, and the US imposes fresh sanctions on Russia. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 24
Fast News Bulletin: February 23 | Sky News Australia

Two people have died in a Melbourne factory fire, former senator and broadcaster Derryn Hinch is "seriously considering" running for Lord Mayor of Melbourne, Adelaide is expected to become 'climate resilient,' legionnaires' disease concerns loom in Sydney, seven hikers have been stranded on a mountain in Queensland's Scenic Rim, pro-Palestine slogan was projected onto Big Ben at UK Parliament, and a New York judge has refused a delay on Donald Trump's fraud penalty. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 23
Fast News Bulletin: February 23 | Sky News Australia

Sydney 'Swifties' gear up for the first of Taylor Swift's shows tonight, two people have died in a Melbourne factory fire, a man has died in a car fire on Melbourne's Monash Freeway, Adelaide aims to make its future infrastructure climate resilient, seven hikers get stranded in Queensland's Pacific Rim, a judge has refused to delay Donald Trump's fraud penalty, and Alexie Navalny's mother confirms she has seen the body of her late son.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 23
Fast News Bulletin: February 23 | Sky News Australia

Residents in Western Victoria have been evacuated due to bushfires, NSW police conduct a fresh raid in Sydney over the disappearance of two men, police say they have a new lead in the search for missing Victorian mother Samantha Murphy, Queensland Labor gain ground on the LNP in the lead up to the state election, Joe Biden's dog reportedly bit secret service agents on 24 occasions, and the trial of the armourer on the set of the film 'Rust' gets underway.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 22
Fast News Bulletin: February 22 | Sky News Australia

Bushfire evacuation orders in Western Victoria take place, police are searching for a missing man and a boyfriend in Sydney, a mining giant Rio Tinto will become Australia's largest user of renewable energy, a triple murder suspect has forged qualifications in Sydney, Demons midfielder Angus Brayshaw retires due to concussion, there are reports Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar may be ill with pneumonia, and rail and health workers strike in Argentina. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 22
Fast News Bulletin: February 22 | Sky News Australia

A Sydney man has been hospitalised after being stabbed in Newtown, the former Bishop of Broome has been arrested over historic sex offences, the NSW government has announced an $11 billion upgrade to Sydney's bus network, a report recommends an overhaul of Working with Children Checks, Uber riders warned of a new scam at Melbourne airport, Gaza aid convoys ambushed by desperate civilians, and the Eiffel Tower closes amid an ongoing staff strike. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 22
Fast News Bulletin: February 22 | Sky News Australia

The Sydney man charged over a triple murder was reportedly also a fake university professor, six more sites across Sydney test positive for asbestos, police investigate two Melbourne businesses set alight this morning, temperatures set to soar in Victoria and Tasmania today, the Coalition accused of fear-mongering the government's decision to grant Palestinians visas, the Medibank data hacker has reportedly been detained by Russian authorities, and at least 60 Russian soldiers have been killed in missile strikes in eastern Ukraine. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 21
Fast News Bulletin: February 21 | Sky News Australia

Six fire bans declared for Victoria, Peter Dutton blasts Victoria’s bail laws, Mark Haydon granted parole after 25 years, John Mullen appointed as the new Qantas Chairman, two men charged with murder over Super Bowl Parade shooting, Nikki Haley confirms she will stay in the US presidential race, and Prime Minister Anthony Albanese gifts a lucky fan tickets to one of Taylor Swift's Sydney shows. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 21
Fast News Bulletin: February 21 | Sky News Australia

Pro-Palestinian supporters protest outside a Melbourne City council meeting, Opposition Leader Peter Dutton slams Victoria's bail laws, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese gifts one lucky fan tickets to Taylor Swift's Sydney concert, Sydney's Presbyterian Ladies' College will not be going co-ed, Virgin CEO Jayne Hrdlicka to step down, Alexei Navalny's mother pleads for her son's body to be released, and two Kansas men have been charged with murder following a Super Bowl parade shooting. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 21
Fast News Bulletin: February 21 | Sky News Australia

Woolworths CEO Brad Banducci set to step down, police suspect the discovery of three bodies in Sydney is linked to a love triangle, Julian Assange's lawyers have begun their final legal challenge to stop his extradition to the US, Washington has vetoed a UN resolution for a ceasefire in Gaza, meanwhile Prince William has called for an end to fighting in Gaza, and Nikki Haley says she will contest Donald Trump in the race to become the Republican Party's presidential candidate. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 20
Fast News Bulletin: February 20 | Sky News Australia

Horror find of three dead bodies in Sydney, questions raised over Victoria's Opposition Leader John Pesutto’s legal fund, Jayne Hrdlicka to step down as Virgin Australia's CEO, Shane Rose cleared of any wrongdoing by Equestrian Australia, Julian Assange seeks appeal to stop US extradition, dozens of victims killed in PNG ambush, a documentary on Roger Federer is set to be released. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 20
Fast News Bulletin: February 20 | Sky News Australia

Katarina Carroll will step down as Queensland Police Commissioner next week, air quality at Sydney's underground railway stations deemed unsafe, Victorian Liberal Leader John Pesutto faces more scrutiny over legal payment details, Sky News host Sharri Markson slams the lack of security screenings of Palestinian visa recipients, hope running out for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, dozens killed in a tribal dispute in Papua New Guinea, and a new documentary on Roger Federer's tennis career set to be released. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 20
Fast News Bulletin: February 20 | Sky News Australia

The government set to deliver a major border security funding package in May, Queensland's Police Commissioner reveals she may no longer continue in her role, four people injured in a lightning strike in Sydney, Victoria's stamp duty the highest in Australia, the Biden administration set to delay the US' switch to electric vehicles, and Alexei Navalny's widow claims her husband was killed with poison. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 19
Fast News Bulletin: February 19 | Sky News Australia

Four injured in a lightning strike in Sydney, fire crews assaulted in South Australia, Anthony Albanese ‘tattoos’ GST promise, Star Entertainment Group is facing a second inquiry in New South Wales, advertising mogul Harold Mitchell to be honoured with a state memorial in Victoria, first responders fatally shot in the US, South Africa hosts the Palestinian National football team for a solidarity soccer match. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Feb 19