Barack Obama has been in the White House for almost a year.
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FEDERAL Environment Minister Peter Garrett has been warned against presenting Australia's environment and economy as competing forces in the wake of a controversial speech in Melbourne at the weekend.
SUFFERERS from asbestos diseases are "desperately disappointed" that no criminal charges will be laid over the James Hardie asbestos compensation scandal, their lobby group says.
THE NSW nursing union will lobby the Department of Health to protect nurses and midwives from being required to remove babies from their families on behalf of the Department of Community Services.