AU News Wrap, August 9 – What Happened Today

By Brenna Hillier
9 August 2011 09:19 GMT

Today, most importantly, I ran incredibly late getting my daily wrap up. Oh, and some other stuff happened, I guess.

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What a day! Woken at the crack of dawn for chores, rushed back to the desk minus promised iced coffee shake, drowned in guff headlines – all of which you’ll find in the shorts. Talk about first world problems, eh? It’s a good life.

We’ve got some great content today; Pat’ll be along shortly to summarise the last 24 hours for you if it’s all a bit too much right now. We understand.

Anyway, we kicked things off this morning with a few stories from Debabrata:

Then I figured I may as well do some work instead of trying to answer my email. There’s no point to it. More just comes in.


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