Aussie golfer's sex change rankles team

BRISBANE, Australia, Nov. 29 -- Australian golfer Don "Dasher" Asher says he got along fine with his chums at a Brisbane golf club until he showed up in a dress.

People smuggling up down under

CanberraCANBERRA, Australia, Nov. 29 -- Smuggling of illegal immigrants is up in Australia this year, authorities say.

Peabody Energy enters into a sales pact for 62.5% stake in Baralaba Mine

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BHP cites reasons for scrapping Rio bid

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