Wednesday 14th December 2016 - 7:23 am

The news: Thursday December 14

by Alan Thornhill

An agreement just t reached wioll allow Syrian rebel fighters to leave enclaves they still hold in eastern Aleppo, Russia’s ambassador to the UN has said.BBC






President-elect Donald Trump has confirmed the chief executive of Exxon Mobil, Rex Tillerson, as his choice for US secretary of state.




The all-important democracy sausage is a staple at polling booths across the nation on election day. But now the term describing the time-honoured culinary tradition has been given the recognition it deserves — being crowned Australia’s Word of the Year for 2016

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