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1. Wieambilla: Six dead in shooting at remote Australian property
- 6 people, including 2 police officers, have been fatally shot after a suspected ambush at a remote Australian property.
- After a lengthy siege, 3 suspects were fatally shot by police. A motive remains unclear, authorities said.
- Prime Minister Anthony Albanese called it a "heartbreaking day" for Australia.

2. Cyril Ramaphosa: South Africa president faces MP vote over cash-in-sofa scandal
- A special sitting of South Africa's parliament is due to vote on whether to begin impeachment proceedings against President Cyril Ramaphosa.
- The president is accused of covering up the theft of a large sum of foreign currency from his farm in 2020, some of which had been hidden in a sofa.
- The debate will focus on an independent report which concluded he may have violated the constitution.

3. Taylor Swift: Judge dismisses Shake It Off copyright lawsuit
- A US lawsuit alleging that Taylor Swift stole lyrics for her hit song Shake It Off has been dismissed by a judge.
- Songwriters Sean Hall and Nate Butler had claimed the pop star lifted lyrics in her song's chorus from their own hit Playas Gon' Play. Swift denied being aware of the song prior to the lawsuit.
- However, court filings show a judge dismissed the copyright lawsuit in its entirety on Monday.

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