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3 hrs ago | Dogmaticblog.com
The Sidney Myer Music Bowl was the place to be overt the weekend with three of Cock Rock's finest set to turn Melbourne's summery humidity into an ooze of kick ass American Hard Rock N Roll! I was so looking forward to this gig as it would be my first encounter with the greatest band in the world, Steel Panther! And also, the first time I have ... (more)
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7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
NATALIE Adler's mystifying illness has transformed her life over the past decade, but for the first time in a long time, the 26-year-old has hope.
11 hrs ago | Reuters
An experimental AbbVie Inc drug for leukemia controlled or eliminated signs of the disease in more than 80 percent of patients who had failed to benefit from previous treatments, an unprecedented finding that could spur use of the medicine for other cancers, researchers said.
15 hrs ago | Science Daily
A new study, published December 5 in the international scientific journal Nature , reveals that an estimated half a million cubic kilometres of low-salinity water are buried beneath the seabed on continental shelves around the world.
19 hrs ago | The Courier
BALLARAT Red Devils will work quickly to appoint key club officials with the expectation it will be involved in a new and elite state soccer competition in 2014.
FOUR high-profile Labor Party candidates from the North East fear they could be rolled by Melbourne-based candidates in their pre-selection bid for Victoria's upper house.
A journey around another safe Labor seat in Melbourne that tends not to get too much attention on election night.
Communities in the firing line of the East-West Link road in Melbourne have been agitating not merely against the tunnel, but for a shift of transport priorities to public transport.
KTM Ride4Kids - Charity Dirt Bike Ride Raises $50,000 For Kids With Cancer Australia's biggest charity dirt bike event, the KTM Ride4Kids, was held last weekend at the Dandenong Motorcycle Club in Wonthaggi, Victoria, raising close to $50,000 for children living with cancer and their families.
Newspaper clippings and pictures that detail more than 40 years of rescues have been handed over to Ararat's Langi Morgala Museum.
Football Federation Australia yesterday confirmed that the National Premier Leagues will be rolled out in Victoria next year as scheduled.
Last Update: Friday, Dec 6th 2013 19:34Z 14410 Articles available Events from Jun 19th 1999 to Dec 6th 2013 A Skippers Aviation de Havilland Dash 8-300, registration VH-XFZ performing a charter flight from Perth,WA to Laverton,WA with 36 passengers and 4 crew, was on a visual circling approach to Laverton's runway 07, when the EGPWS issued a number ... (more)
A state lawmaker and his partner dressed in matching suits and ties embraced and kissed in front of Australia's Parliament House early Saturday in one of the nation's first same-sex marriages.
A smog-sucking vacuum is one idea that makes a lot of sense in the attempt to reduce pollution across China; the destruction of outdoor barbecues is one that does not.
GM, which has been mulling its future in Australia for months, has decided to pull out as early as 2016, Australian media reported on Friday.