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Political Donations

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Should overseas groups be allowed to donate money to Australian politicians? That's the question many were asking last week after Labor Senator Sam Dastyari allowed a Chinese company to pay a big bill for him. He says the company expected nothing in return. But others say the payment is not okay.

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Swooping Season

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It's now spring in Australia when trees turn green and the weather finally warms up again unless you're watching this from up north that is. But spring is also when some very aggressive black and white birds decide to randomly swoop kids everywhere. But why do magpies do it? And what can you do to protect yourself?

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September 11 Anniversary

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Fifteen years ago on the morning of September the 11th a terrible event in America changed the world forever. Here is a look back at the World Trade Centre attacks to find out what happened then and in the 15 years since.

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Roald Dahl Centenary

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The 13th of September 2016 would've been Roald Dahl's 100th birthday. The British writer is still one of the most successful kids' authors in history, with 17 best-selling titles to his name. But there is a lot more to his story than just his stories.

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Paralympics Kid

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With the Paralympics now underway so we thought it would be a great time to introduce you to one of the youngest members of the Australian team. Her name is Isis and shortly she'll be competing on the track in Rio.

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