Australia

Jon Queally, staff writer
Declaring themselves " Pacific Climate Warriors ," representatives from a dozen Pacific Island nations—sitting atop traditional outrigger canoes, kayaks, and other small boats—staged a full-day blockade of the Newcastle Coal Port in Australia on Friday as they sent a message to the government of Prime Minister Tony Abbott and the world that they...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Monday that coal is 'good for...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The proposal would require telecommunications companies to store personal information about all Australians for up to two years and allow law-enforcement agencies to access it at will. (Photo: Dan Machold/flickr/cc)
With invasive surveillance bills looming in the Australian Senate, and Prime...

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