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It's the system for building systems that we should be correcting.

The only unforgivable failure is the failure to learn from past failure.

Tom DeMarco: "Controlling Software Projects - Management Measurement & Estimation"

The lamp of experience... I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.

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Tue, 17 May 2022 14:30:00 +1000
From the Archives, 1992: For the kingmaker, it’s check, mate!
30 years ago, Senator Graham Richardson - implicated in the Marshall Islands affair but proclaiming his innocence - resigned his Keating Government portfolio.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 14:10:29 +1000
Head of the Bight nursery waters
The Head of the Bight on the South Australia coast is one of the best places to see this annual breeding migration of southern right whales.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 14:10:08 +1000
Water main bursts on Sydney's northern beaches
Traffic has been delayed by a burst water main in Sydney.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 14:06:18 +1000
Seven arrested by new police taskforce tackling gang crime
Seven people have been arrested in the first 24 hours of a new police taskforce tackling organised crime.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 13:50:36 +1000
NSW man charged over alleged importation of 320 kilograms of cocaine into WA
Police allege the NSW man and a German hired a 6.5-metre boat to collect the cocaine, worth about $128m, from the ocean off Port Hedland, a mining town in the Pilbara region.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 13:25:00 +1000
Police seize $128m cocaine, suspect bulk carrier off north-west coast
Police arrested a NSW man and a German national who allegedly collected the loot from a bulk carrier off the West Australian coast and hid it in a campervan.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 12:31:14 +1000
Two men charged over $128 million cocaine bust in Western Australia
Two men have been charged over allegedly importing $128 million worth of cocaine into Western Australia.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 12:26:57 +1000
John Howard the latest former PM on the hustings in marginal Chisholm
First it was Kevin Rudd’s turn to try and help Labor’s candidate. On Tuesday, it was John Howard, out supporting incumbent MP Gladys Liu.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 12:02:32 +1000
Lies, election pitches and truth in advertising: Fake ‘teal’ pamphlets hit Goldstein letterboxes
Independent challenger Zoe Daniel is particularly concerned about one late-campaign flyer, prompting her to argue for truth in advertising laws.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 11:52:48 +1000
‘Black eyes flashing’: Lynette Dawson spoke of Chris’ rage, sister says
Lynette Dawson told her sister in the weeks before she disappeared in January 1982 that her husband Chris was always angry with her, a court has heard.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 11:47:10 +1000
Appeal court overturns Peter Dutton’s $35,000 defamation win over tweet
An appeal court has overturned a decision awarding Defence Minister Peter Dutton $35,000 in damages over an allegedly defamatory tweet.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 11:45:50 +1000
Search for missing man in Victorian alpine region continues
Fears growing for safety of lightly-clothed walker.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 11:42:25 +1000
Political leaders to make final Federal Election pitch to voters
Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese begin final campaign push ahead of poll.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 11:02:33 +1000
Liberal candidate reveals phone call with Hawkesbury mayor after violent home invasion
An NSW mayor is in hospital after a group of intruders forced their way into his house and stabbed him.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 10:49:08 +1000
Tanya Plibersek, Jane Hume clash during fiery Today Show segment
Minister for Women's Economic Security Jane Hume and Shadow Minister for Education and Women Tanya Plibersek have clashed during a fiery Today segment.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 10:11:38 +1000
City expects $25m hike in parking fees, fines as drivers return to CBD
City of Melbourne is looking to make more money from parking fees and fines over the coming year as the CBD’s streets returns to normal after the pandemic. 
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Tue, 17 May 2022 09:53:00 +1000
Georgina called triple-zero with chest pains. She died waiting almost 2½ hours for an ambulance in the Perth metro area
The job was flagged as a Priority 1 case, meaning an ambulance should arrive within 15 minutes, but paramedics didn’t reach their patient until more than two hours later.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 08:46:43 +1000
‘Such little value’: WA families horrified by Activ’s decision to close disability employment workshops
A change in funding due to a move to the NDIS model has been blamed as Activ closes the industrial work sites it has operated for seven decades.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 08:46:11 +1000
Search for grandfather missing near Mount Hotham enters fourth day
A search team of more than 100 will search for the grandfather, known only as Christos, who vanished after going for a walk to look for emus on Friday afternoon.
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Tue, 17 May 2022 07:51:49 +1000
Queensland security guards under fire
The shocking moment security guards push a young couple down a flight of stairs has been caught on camera on the Gold Coast.
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