Tony Abbott Wins Australian Election

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(Sydney) - Australia's Liberal National Party won a resounding victory in national elections, handing the Labor party its biggest defeat in decades and installing Tony Abbott as the nation's new Prime Minister. "From today I declare that…

Rudd Sworn in as Australia’s new PM

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Kevin Rudd was sworn in as Australia’s new prime minister. The 55-year-old sealed his dramatic return after a leadership ballot, in which Gillard, the country’s first female premier, was deposed in a party-room vote and announced her…