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5 things you need to know today

1. Wild weather on the east coast is set to continue after heavy rainfall and storms in Victoria and Sydney yesterday. Tropical Cyclone Owen will reach category four and is expected to make landfall on Queensland's coast tomorrow.

2. The Dow Jones has closed slightly higher overnight, rising 70.11 points (0.29%) to 24,597.38, while the S&P 500 ended the day 0.53 points (-0.02%) lower.

3. The suspect in the Strasbourg shooting on Tuesday has been killed after reportedly firing at officers during a police operation.

4. US President Donald Trump has told Fox News that he never told Michael Cohen to do anything wrong, and Cohen's criminal conviction was intended to "embarrass" him.

5. Just in time for Christmas, KFC in the US has launched a new fire log that is designed to smell like the fast food chain's 11 herbs and spices fried chicken.

Published on: Friday, December 14, 2018

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