M68!: Morning News Wrap. From around the Globe to your Frontal Lobe. Good Morning. Here is the News:
Nick Xenophon is proposing an increasing in the Medicare levy to pay for the NDIS that would cost the average aussie family $2300 a year.
Rolf Harris to face more sexual abuse charges.
Grant Hackett arrested after his father called the police to his Gold Coast Home after he went on a drunken rampage with a knife. See Pic.
Brisbane tradies tackle suspected thief fleeing cops.
Rebels bikie deserter has been found in a BMW in Oberon with a bullet in his head.
A train has crashed into a car that was left on the tracks at Bendigo.
WA Dad left bloodied after a road rage attack.
Jacqui Lambie calls Sharia law an anti-democratic cancer…seems about right.
Trump meets with Israeli PM asking him to hold off on his plan for new settlements.
A man has been arrested for the rape of an 11 year old girl in a park in Perth at Midnight on Tuesday.
Texas cop barges burning Ute clear away from a restaurant it was in danger of causing to burn down.
Hilary Duff’s ex husband accused of rape.
One of the women suspected of assassinating Kim Jong Un’s brother has been arrested….she is just 18.
Wall Street up 151 points.
Eurovision organizers quit en masse. I am happy to organize it. But we are moving it to the Gold Coast.
India wants to curb the excessive weddings that are taking hold as an expectation, that is bankrupting the bride’s family.
In the Dominican Republic: two radio journalists shot dead live on air.
Toddler killed in Chicago shooting.
Fact of the Day: During World War II, copper was so badly needed for the war effort (to make shell casings) that the U.S. penny was made out of steel that year, which is why most 1943 pennies are silver colored. They are worth about 12 to 15 cents each in circulated condition, and as much as 50 cents or more if Uncirculated.
Have a super Thursday.