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Lorde performs during the MuchMusic Video Awards (MMVA) in Toronto,  June 15, 2014.  REUTERS/Fred Thornhill
‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1’: Lorde Announced as Sole Curator for Soundtrack

By IBTimes AU

Lorde is the “sole curator” of the upcoming “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1” soundtrack, the Kiwi teen excitedly announced. (4:25 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GRAMMY AWARD

Jul 24, 2014; El Segundo, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak introduces Jeremy Lin during a press conference at Toyota Sports Center.
Jeremy Lin Posts Hilarious YouTube Video and Feeds the Homeless after L.A. Lakers Trade

By IBTimes AU

After heading to the Los Angeles Lakers, Jeremy Lin released a new YouTube video about his new life in California entitled "Jeremy Lin Goes Hollywood." (11:35 pm)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, HOLLYWOOD, LOS ANGELES

TMNT Cast
Paramount Pictures Australia Apologizes for New 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Poster and Tweet, Executives Called Insensitive and Ignorant

By IBTimes AU

Paramount Pictures AU receives flak for tweeting out a new poster resembling the 9/11 tragic events. (8:43 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, AUSTRALIA

The Bachelor Australia Season 2 Preview: Bachelor’s First Date in Episode 2

By IBTimes AU

The game is on in the second season of "The Bachelor Australia." The premiere episode did not bring out the bitchiness in its full glory. But, it can be expected soon because every girl wants to win Blake's attention and be with him. (6:02 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, AUSTRALIA

Britain's Prince Harry (2nd L), Prince William (2nd R) and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, watch a boxing match at the SECC during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 28, 2014.
Prince Harry and Prince William Photobomb Selfies at Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

By IBTimes AU

After Queen Elizabeth II photobombed Aussie hockey player Jayde Taylor’s selfie, Prince Harry and Prince William followed her steps when they appeared unexpectedly in photos in two separate occasions. (Jul 31)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, COMMONWEALTH GAMES

A man is silhouetted against a video screen with an Facebook logo as he poses with an Dell laptop
5 Things Australians Do To Entertain Themselves

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

As social media networks continue to dominate the internet, more Australians are spending time online, according to the latest report on entertainment habits by OzTam, Regional TAM and Nielsen. (Jul 31)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, SMARTPHONE

Rafael Nadal of Spain hits a return during his men's singles tennis match against Nick Kyrgios of Australia at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London July 1, 2014.
Rafael Nadal Not Confident of Being the Top Player After the 2014 ATP Season

By IBTimes AU

This early Rafael Nadal is already giving up the “best player” throne to tennis rival Novak Djokovic. (Jul 31)

Drew Barrymore's Half-Sister Found Dead, '50 First Dates' Star Gives Tribute

By IBTimes AU

Drew Barrymore's half-sister, Jessica discovered lifeless in a car. (Jul 31)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA

Stock Market
Australian Stock Market Report –Afternoon July 30, 2014

By Comsec

Despite pulling back a touch from the highs reached at midday, the Australian market still managed to close at a fresh six-year high. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) rose by 0.6 per cent and improved for the 12th time in 16 trading sessions. (Jul 30)

MORE TOPICS: FEDERAL RESERVE, TWITTER, WOOLWORTHS