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Attorney General

In most common law jurisdictions, the attorney general, or attorney-general, is the main legal advisor to the government, and in some jurisdictions he or she may in addition have executive responsibility for law enforcement or responsibility for public prosecutions.

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Actress Kerry Washington arrives at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood
‘Scandal’ Season 4 Spoilers: Olivia Pope Is Julia Baker In Episode 1 Randy, Red, Superfreak and Julia

By IBTimes AU

"Scandal" Season 4 Episode 1, "Randy, Red, Superfreak and Julia," brings back Olivia to where she belongs. She returns to plan the funeral of Harrison. Here are the top spoilers from Episode 1 of "Scandal" Season 4: (Sep 26)

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International and Australian aircrews involved in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane MH370
RAAF Fighter Jets Reach UAE

By IBTimes AU

Royal Australian Air Force fighter jets arrive at UAE. (Sep 24)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

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US Government Threatened Yahoo to Provide User Data: If not Pay a Fine of $250,000 per day

By IBTimes AU

A news regarding Gmail accounts that are being compromised by hackers, but the news now is that the internet giant Yahoo was threatened by the U.S. Government to disclose information of Yahoo users. (Sep 15)

MORE TOPICS: GEORGE W. BUSH, COURT

Palestinians sleep at a United Nations school, where people who fled heavy Israeli shelling in the Shejaia neighbourhood sought refuge during fighting,
Israel Orders Criminal Probe Into Gaza War Excesses: Critics Call It A Trick To Hoodwink The UN

By IBTimes AU

It is a positive signal that Israel wants to Introspect its war time behaviour (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, ISRAEL, HUMAN RIGHTS, COURT, UNITED NATIONS

Eight-Year-Old Girl Killed after Falling from Royal Adelaide Show Ride

By IBTimes AU

A young girl was killed after she had fallen from a ride at the Royal Adelaide Show on Friday, Sept 12. According to reports, she was eight years old. (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Australian PM Abbott delivers keynote speech during B20 Summit in Sydney
Australia Now In High Terror Alert Level – Terrorist Attack Is Likely

By IBTimes AU

Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced a high terror alert level for Australia (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TONY ABBOTT

A policeman locks up the cell of inmates at the jail where crew members of Florida-based shipwreck salvage company Aqua Quest International have been detained, in Puerto Lempira, on the Mosquito coast of northeastern Honduras June 8, 2014. The crew of the
Inmates Entering Ohio Prisons for Crimes Linked to Opioid Use Up 8.3%

By IBTimes AU

Because of a state-wide heroin and opioid epidemic, Ohio is locking up hundreds of non-violent, drug-addicted offenders yearly. For the 13-year period 2000 to 2013, the number of people accused of possession and petty theft tied to heroin or opioid use went up to 8.3 per cent from 1.6 per cent. (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, ADDICTION, INVESTMENT

IS Jihadi Flag Auctioned For Sydney Mosque

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

A Jihadi flag auctioned in a crowded Sydney mosque was sold for $2000. (Sep 10)

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Captured short-finned pilot whales are seen on the deck of a whaling ship at Taiji Port in Japan's oldest whaling village of Taiji, 420 km (260 miles) southwest of Tokyo in this June 4, 2008 file photo.
New Zealand Remains Opposed To Whaling As Japan Plans To Pass 'Scientific' Standards

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand remains opposed to Japan's plan of resuming its whaling operations in the Antarctic. Prime Minister John Key has expressed his disappointment and reiterated that New Zealand does not support whaling. (Sep 05)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, COURT, AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS

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ISIS Threat: Australia Terror Alert Level at 'Medium' as Saudi King Warns of Attacks in Europe in a Month

By IBTimes AU

Australia is considering raising the national terrorism alert after UK increased the threat to "severe" which indicates a terror attack is "highly likely." Saudi Arabian King Abdullah said terrorists will reach Europe and the U.S. if left alone. (Sep 01)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA