Bush Looses Lapdog – Rudd Sweeps Into Power, Australia Has Spoken

BRISBANE (Reuters) – Australia’s Labor leader Kevin Rudd, a Mandarin speaking former diplomat, swept into power at national elections on Saturday on a wave of support for generational change, ending 11 years of conservative rule.

“Today Australia has looked to the future,” Rudd, flanked by his wife Therese and family, told jubilant supporters. […]