Clive Palmer goes quiet as Coalition seeks deals on health and education |

Clive Palmer goes quiet as Coalition seeks deals on health and education | World news | NewsWire
PUP leader Clive Palmer and the leader of the House Christopher Pyne in the House of Representatives. Photograph: Mike Bowers for the Guardian

Clive Palmer has declined to comment on possible compromises on health and education policy, despite previously insisting his three senators would oppose any Medicare co-payment or deregulation of university fees.

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Barneys to pay $525,000 in racial profiling settlement |

Barneys to pay $525,000 in racial profiling settlement | World news | NewsWire
Kayla Phillips filed a lawsuit after she was detained after buying a $2,500 Céline bag from Barneys. Photograph: Aaron Showalter/Getty

New York’s state attorney general on Monday settled allegations of racial profiling at Barneys, one of the city’s most famous department stores, in a controversy that had dragged in rap mogul Jay Z.

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