Monday 12th December 2016 - 6:15 am

The news: Monday December 12

by Alan Thornhill

A bomb explosion in the Coptic Christian cathedral complex in the Egyptian capital Cairo has killed at least 25 people, officials say.  BB C



The Federal Opposition has accused Finance Minister Mathias Cormann of being “callous and insensitive” for suggesting that mandated domestic violence leave would be “another cost on the economy” ABC



Five giant sharks, including one measuring 3.2 metres, have been captured in two days on the NSW north coast.  thewest






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